Upcoming Events

• IMPROVE YOUR MEMORY FOR MIDTERMS: Midterms are fast approaching! Looking for tips on how to prepare? Join Academic Services for “Improve Your Memory for Midterms” on Thursday, October 3 in Buckman 112, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.  In this workshop you’ll learn how to read and study more effectively.  Sodas will be provided, and you’re welcome to bring your lunch.  Please RSVP to Tia Kofahl at tkofahl@cbu.edu if you’d like to attend.

•  MHIRT PROJECTS SYMPOSIUM: The Mid-South Coalition for Minority Health International Research Training (MHIRT) Projects Symposium and Wrap-up for Summer 2013 projects will be held Saturday, October 5, 9:00 a.m.-noon, in Cooper-Wilson 105. Students who participated in the 2013 projects will be presenting the results from their summer international research experiences in Brazil and Uganda.

The symposium is free and open to the public. Breakfast and lunch will be served. This is an excellent opportunity for individuals interested in the summer projects for 2014 to meet with students and learn more about the program, and how they can qualify for an all-expense paid research experience. The presentation schedule is forthcoming.

If you plan to attend, RSVP to Julia Hanebrink at jhanebri@cbu.edu. To learn more, visit www.cbu.edu/mhirt.

• INSIDE-OUT FALL FESTIVAL: Coming this October, Plough Library is launching its inaugural Inside-Out Fall Festival! On October 9, from 11 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Buckman Quad, we’ll have food, music, games, and prizes. Meet your friendly library staff and learn more about the resources and services Plough Library has to offer.

• COMMUNITY CONVERSATION WITH THE PRESIDENT: The next Community Conversation with the President for faculty and staff is Thursday, October 31 in the University Theater, 12:45-1:30 p.m. No agenda will be formulated. Dr. Smarrelli hopes to use this as an opportunity to discuss matters of relevance,  large and small, in an informal setting.

 PRIVATE EYES: The CBU Theatre production of Steven Dietz’ Private Eyes will be staged October 31-November 2 at 7:30 p.m. and November 3 at 2:00 p.m. in the University Theater. Private Eyes is a comedic roller-coaster ride between truths and lies, filled with surprises and misdirection. The audience itself plays the role of detective in this hilarious relationship thriller about love and the power of deception. Click here for a synopsis. The cast includes Nic PicouChelsea SmithersAlani Lee DeniseJasmine Pena and Cale BaskinSeating is limited and reservations must be made in order to guarantee seating.  Students, staff and faculty of CBU can now make reservations online at this link. Others may reserve seats by emailing the director at mhamner@cbu.edu. General admission is $ 5.00; CBU staff, faculty and students pay only $1.00.