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March 31, 2021

KU Wellness Day Events: Fri. April 2

Relax, unwind, get well and have fun.

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ResNet is hiring for Fall 2021ResNet is looking for tech-savvy students to work at the helpdesk in Fall 2021. We offer good pay ($10.50/hr) and great resumé-building experience. Apply today!

Hiring 2021-22 Vote Everywhere Ambassadors - The VE Ambassador is a non-partisan, on-campus representative, and advocate for civic engagement. More info/to apply go to Engage.

Employment OpportunityRec Services is looking for students to work as intramural scorekeepers or referees for Fall 2021. Apply online or in the Rec Center.

Sports Medicine Student EmploymentThe office of Sports Medicine Services is currently looking to fill several student employment positions. 

Call for Entries: Full Spectrum Art ExhibitionSubmit your artwork to this exhibition highlighting the diversity of experiences students have with gender identity and sexuality. Email

KU Study Abroad in Belize: Winter Session 2021Spend two weeks in tropical Belize during winter 2021. Courses: BIO 125 Exploring Biodiversity (C1 GenEd) or BIO 342 Herpetology. Contact:

OverDrive eBooks and AudiobooksRohrbach Library now offers access to OverDrive! OverDrive provides a collection of popular fiction and nonfiction eBooks and audiobook titles.

Spring 2021 Student Rating of InstructionStudent Rating of Instruction (SRI) began on 3/29. An email from “KUSRIs” was sent to students in courses being evaluated. Your participation is encouraged.

Summer Sessions 2021Registration has begun for SS I: May 24 - June 25 and SS II: July 6 - Aug. 6. On-campus, online, hybrid options. 

Protection of Minors 72-hour reportingAll student employees are required to provide notice within 72 hours for a Reportable Offense. The reporting form is found on KUHR form page.

Music Department Student Recital Did you miss seeing percussionist Sam Wetzel's live-streamed concert? Well you are in luck! You can watch the recording and celebrate in his accomplishments.

Graduation Honor Cords Pick-UpAttention graduating student veterans & military members: Honor cords are available for pick-up April 1-30 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Cords can be mailed if registered before April 16.

Employee of the MonthNow is the time to submit nominations for the March 2021 Employee of the Month!


Wed. March 31

LGBTQA Social "T" for Trans Night8 p.m. Join us as we celebrate each identity with a Zoom social night. Moderated discussion in a virtual safe space. Zoom ID 985 5830 8256

Transgender Day Of Visibility- "Becoming Johanna"7 p.m. Join us for viewing & discussion of the film "Becoming Johanna", the story of a teenage transgender girl navigating high school, family, and life in general.

Women's Tennis - 3 p.m. vs. Shippensburg. Keystone Courts

Women's Lacrosse - 4 p.m. vs. East Stroudsburg. Keystone Field (Live Stats | Video)

    Thu. April 1

    Annual Allies Drag ShowJoin us for the Allies annual drag show, with featured host, Landon Cider! This event is a collaboration with KUAB, Allies, and the LGBTQ+ Resource Center.

    Internship & Job Search Strategies11 a.m. Discover the ways to find jobs and internships as well as learning the art of networking & tips to locate hidden jobs.

    STD Screening at Health Center, Beck Hall - 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  KU ID and Appointment required; call 610-683-4082. Wear a face mask and practice social distancing. Testing is free and confidential.

    Mini-Wellness Day Movie Night - 8 - 10 p.m. South Dining Hall. Enjoy the movie with popcorn, pretzel bites, ice cream bar & more!

    Maximizing Tutoring & Professor Office Hours 11 a.m. Join us on Zoom for this student success workshop.

    Fri. April 2

    Wellness Day - There are no classes on this day. Join the campus community for fun stress-relief activities! (Review the full schedule

    Baseball - 12 p.m. vs. Mansfield (doubleheader). North Campus Field (Live Stats | Video)

    Sat. April 3

    Wellness Day - There are no classes on this day.

    Softball - 1 p.m. vs. Mansfield (doubleheader). North Campus Field (Live Stats)

      Mon. April 5

      Virtual Dinner with Golden BearsJoin us for a zoom Dinner with Golden Bears at 6pm! Speak with alumni affiliated with your field of study. Two students in attendance will win $250.

      "The Bystander Moment" Movie & Discussion - 5 p.m. As part of the It's On Us Week of Action. RSVP in Engage for this hybrid event - in AF 202 or on Zoom.

      Tue. April 6

      Bystander Interventions Workshop - 6 p.m. Learn about what you can do as a bystander when you see situations of sexual violence or sexual harassment occurring around you. RSVP via Engage for this hybrid event - in AF 101 or on Zoom.

      Clay Club Zoom Project: Slab Built Planters7 p.m. Learn how to build planters from flat pieces of clay. Pick up clay ahead of time, then zoom in for the lesson. Contact for info.

      Using Social Media in Your Job Search11 a.m. Learn how to use Linkedin and other social media sites to boost your career prospects.

      TB Testing at Health Center-Beck Hall, First Floor - Tue. April 6, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Return Thu. April 8, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. for results. Appointment required. $12 Fee charged to KU Account.

      Wed. April 7

      First Step to Starting Your Business - 1 p.m. Join us for our interactive webinar designed for people who are thinking about starting a business or who are in the early stages of starting.

      Surviving Together11 a.m. This workshop is about supporting yourself and your peers in coping and healing through the trauma of sexual assault or domestic violence. RSVP via Engage for this hybrid event - in MSU 183 or on Zoom.

      Mindfulness Flow Yoga - 4:30 p.m. Join us for an afternoon of mindfulness yoga on the DMZ. Event will be socially distanced. Please bring your own mat. Beginners welcome!

      Creating Your Personal Brand11 a.m. What does your brand say about you? Learn how to create a brand during your college years that will appeal to future employers! 

      Peace Corps Info Session3 p.m. Join a Peace Corps representative to learn more about how to apply as well as how COVID has changed how they serve.

      Online Courses: Staying Motivated & Disciplined11 a.m. Join us on Zoom for this student success workshop.


      Weekly Success Tip

      Ready for Advisement? -

      Advisement begins: Wednesday, March 31, 2021

      Web Registration begins: Monday, April 12, 2021

      Schedule an appointment to speak with your advisor about your fall 2021 class schedule.