April 20, 2012 STAFF/STU
Recipient of the 2012 Culicchia Award for Teaching Excellence

Jeanne Colleran, Ph.D., dean, College of Arts & Sciences, is pleased to announce that Phil Metres, Ph.D., professor in the Department of English, has been awarded the 2012 Lucrezia Culicchia Award for Teaching Excellence.

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April 20, 2012 STAFF/STU
Egypt’s Political Transition and Presidential Elections

Joshua Stacher, Ph.D., of Kent State University will lecture about the recent political transitions and presidential elections in Egypt on Thursday, April 26, at 7 p.m. in the Donahue Auditorium of the Dolan Science Center.

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April 20, 2012 STAFF
A faculty development opportunity: Inclusive classroom lunch

Please join Jen McWeeny, Ph.D., who will be leading a lunch session on top ten quick ways to foster a more inclusive classroom environment on Monday, April 23, from 12-1 p.m. in the CAS Conference Room.

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April 20, 2012 STU
Coffee, Cookies, and Queers

Join us today at 2 p.m. in the Underground for our kick-off to a weekly forum and free snack for LGBT students and straight allies. We’ve invited Danielle Carter and Salo Rodezno of the Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion to come and introduce themselves and field questions about their department and the work that they do.

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April 20, 2012 STAFF/STU
Take Back the Night Week 2012

Save the dates for this year’s events during the week-long series sponsored by Take Back the Night. John Carroll University’s Take Back the Night Week consists of a series of educational and political events designed to raise awareness about sexual assault and domestic abuse in our communities.

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April 20, 2012 STAFF/STU
Strike Out Cancer

Softball offers a unique opportunity to “Strike Out Cancer” in partnership with the OAC and American Cancer Society. An online raffle for a suite at Progressive Field for Saturday, April 28, is currently available.

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April 20, 2012 STAFF
Scholarly Lunch

The 2011-2012 Scholarly Lunch Series concludes April 24. Carl Anthony, Department of Biology, will present, “The Eastern Red-backed Salamander in Ohio” and Paul Challen, Department of Chemistry, will present “Development of Pincer Complexes and their Applications in Catalysis.”

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April 20, 2012 STAFF/STU
POTW: It’s easy to Celebrate on a beautiful campus

More than 830 guests (320 families from 12 different states) got to experience the beauty of our campus when they visited for the Class of 2016 Celebration last month.

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April 19, 2012 STAFF/STU
Today: “Children at Play: An American History” presentation

Howard Chudacoff, Ph.D., the George L. Littlefield professor of American history and professor of urban studies at Brown University, will present “Children at Play: An American History” on Thursday, April 19, at 6:30 p.m. in AD 226. In addition to discussing whether today’s children are over scheduled, Chudacoff will explore the tension between how children spend their free time and how adults want them to spend it.

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April 19, 2012 STAFF/STU
“I Pray” – JCU promotes a culture of prayer

Come by the Campus Ministry hallway today to see the newly framed photos of JCU community members reflecting on their prayer lives. This set of 16 photographs demonstrates how personal prayer animates our public mission as a Jesuit Catholic university.

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