Upcoming Events

 BOWLING FOR UGANDA: Beta Beta Beta, CBU’s Biology Honor Society, presents the annual Bowling for Uganda benefit bowling tournament on Friday, November 15 at Billy Hardwick’s Lanes (1576 S. White Station Road) at 6:00 p.m. Teams will consist of 4-5 people. $20 per person (or $15 with 2 sponsorships) – sponsorship forms and team packets are available in Dr. Mary Ogilvie’s office (Cooper-Wilson 113). All teams get pizza and drinks! All proceeds go to the benefit of Hope North Uganda, an accredited secondary school located on a 40-acre campus with an international arts center, vocational training, and a working farm, designed to educate and heal the young victims of Uganda’s civil war.

BATTLEFRONT LASERTAG: Student Life is hosting laser tag at Battlefront Lasertag & Paintball (6791 Walnut Grove Rd) on Saturday, November 16 beginning at 10:00 a.m. Sign up at tinyurl.com/cbutrips. Please note that the first 40 students registering for this event will be emailed confirmation of their acceptance and will still need to deposit $5 (cash only) with the Office of Intramural, Recreation, and Community Participation (in Student Life) to secure their ticket by Wednesday, November 13. Failure to deposit will result in tickets being given to students on the waiting list. For questions please contact Thien Nguyen in the Student Life Office or at tnguye25@cbu.edu.

 YES, YOU HAVE PERMISSION TO FALL ASLEEP DURING THIS PRESENTATION: How many times have you heard that? Well, if you haven’t heard that before – or even if you have – you are invited to join us for a unique presentation. The Counseling Center and Student Life invite faculty, staff, and students to join us for a Relaxation Workshop facilitated by Dr. Pong Malasri, CBU Professor of Civil Engineering. Come to Sabbatini Lounge on Monday, November 18 at 1:00 p.m. to break and meditate. Covering a variety of topics and approaches, the focus will be on specific techniques and guided meditation in hopes of putting YOU to sleep. Nap time never sounded so good…

Wes_Moore• WES MOORE AT CBU:  The CBU Fresh Reads program, in partnership with the Commercial Appeal and Facing History and Ourselves and through a sponsorship by International Paper, will host Wes Moore in the University Theater on Thursday, November 21 at 7:00 p.m. Moore is the author of this year’s Fresh Reads selection, The Other Wes Moorewhich tells the true story of two kids with same name, living in similar family situations in similar rough neighborhoods. One grew up to be a Rhodes Scholar, decorated combat veteran, White House Fellow, and business leader. The other is serving a life sentence in prison for felony murder. More info>>>

• BSA TALENT SHOW: CBU’s Got Talent! The Black Student Association will be hosting a Talent Show Friday, November 22 in the University Theater at 7:00 p.m.. (Is the next Beyoncé or Mariah Carey waiting to be discovered at CBU?)