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Bear Essentials - November 8, 2017

The five members of Boston Brass stand in a line holding their respective instruments
Boston Brass will be joining the Reading Pops Orchestra on Nov. 10 in Schaeffer Auditorium. KU Students $10 w/ID. Tickets and more information

Bear Essentials for Nov. 8-Nov. 15


Designing Your Career Path Info Session - Access career info & discover the value of career exploration in making informed career decisions. Wed. Nov. 8, 3-3:50 a.m. Stratton 116.

A Day in the Life of a Grad Student Info Session - Gain insight from KU grad students & faculty about what to expect in grad school. Wed. Nov. 8, 6-6:50 p.m., Library 6.

Writing Your Personal Statement for Grad School - Learn how to apply to graduate school and write the critical admission personal statement. Wed. Nov 8, 7-7:50 p.m., Library 6.

Anime Film Night: Princess Mononoke - Come out to see this anime classic. Wed. Nov. 8, at 7 p.m. in MSU 183.

Human Library - Stop in anytime between 10 a.m. -3 p.m. on Thu. Nov. 9, to check out a human book from our first ever Human Library.

Study Abroad Fair - Come to the study abroad fair Thu. Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. -1 p.m. in the Old Main Lobby.

Middle States Self Study Open Forum - Nov. 9, between 11 a.m. and 12:30 in MSU 312 to discuss the current draft. 

Military & Veterans Meet and Greet - Thu. Nov. 9 from 11-12pm in MSU 157.

Careers Cafe: Careers in IT/Computer Science - Meet experienced professionals to learn career & insider tips. Pre-reg. required. Free refreshments. Thu. Nov. 9, 11-11:50 a.m., MSU 250.

CVPA Dean Search - Thursday, November 9: Candidate B, 11 -11:50 a.m. Open Forum for Students. Location: BH 145.

ONE HOUR SWEATPANTS SALE - Thu. Nov. 9. $12 Sweatpants. 11 a.m. -12 p.m. at KU Campus Store and 7 -8 p.m. at Dixon Marketplace.

Networking for Success - Thu. Nov. 9, from 5-6:30 p.m. in MCC, Unity Room

Veterans Awareness Week Film Screening & Student Discussion - 6-9pm in MSU 250. 'Thank You for your Service' film will be shown, followed by student panel discussion.

Flag Ceremony - Join us at 7:35 a.m. and 4:35 p.m. for a Flag ceremony as part of Veterans Awareness Week. Schaeffer Front Lawn.

Boston Brass with Reading Pops Orchestra - Fri. Nov. 10, at 7:30 p.m. This Brass quintet presents patriotic tunes and unique arrangements in Schaeffer Auditorium. KU Students $10 w/ID

KU Military Appreciation Football Game - Join us on Sat. Nov. 11, at 12:05 p.m. as we honor our military community at the football game with free admission, prizes, giveaways & awards.

Travel Around the World with Noodles - Thu. Nov. 11, from 5-7 p.m. @MCC Unity Room.

SPA Night at STEAMworks: Sunday Funday - Make bath bombs, relax in VR, meet new pals, and enjoy Yoga for the Inflexible. Sun. Nov. 12, 5 -7 p.m. Rohrbach Library, downstairs.

Get a Federal Government Job Info Session - This session will introduce you to job searching strategies as well as how to create a federal resume. Mon. Nov. 13, 3-3:50 p.m., Stratton 116.

Career Dev. Center: Finances & Future Employment - Learn the hidden costs of employment and tips for building healthy credit, by PSECU. Tue. Nov. 14, 11 -11:50 a.m., MSU 250.

CVPA Dean SearchTuesday, November 14: Candidate C, 11-11:50 a.m. Open Forum for Students. Location: SH 120.

Study abroad info session - Come to Boxwood House on Tue. Nov. 14, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. for more info.

Summer Study in Austria/Germany Info Meeting - DeFran 114 on Tue. Nov. 14, at 11 a.m. Detailed info on this exciting summer program to Germany, Austria and European points beyond.

TB Testing at Health Center - Tue. Nov. 14, 11 a.m. -12 p.m. Beck Hall, First Floor. Must return Thur. Nov. 16, 11 a.m. -12 p.m. for results. KU ID required. $10 Fee charged to your KU Account.

Chambliss Faculty Lecture - Tue. Nov. 14 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the McFarland Student Union Building, Room 183. A reception will be held in the lobby following the lecture from 5:30 to 6:00 p.m.

Clay Club's Class Night - Learn to make a carved bowl and create a glazed piece to share with your loved ones. Tue. Nov. 14, 6:30 p.m. $20 for two finished pieces.

Geography Awareness Week: Movie Night - Tue. Nov. 14, 7 p.m., BH 261. Presenting Leonardo DiCaprio's groundbreaking film Before the Flood. Q&A following. Open to all.

Geography Awareness Week: Women In Science - Wed. Nov. 15, 6-8 p.m., BH 145. Women In Science: a Panel Discussion on the gender gap in the sciences & other local geographic issues. Open to all.

Upcoming sporting events

  • Tuesday, Nov. 7 
    7 p.m. - VB vs East Stroudsburg - Keystone Arena (Live Stats / Watch)
  • Friday, Nov. 10 
    1 p.m. - VB vs Cheyney  - Keystone Arena (Live Stats)                                  
    5 p.m. - VB vs Salem International - Keystone Arena (Live Stats)                
  • Saturday, Nov. 11 
    12:05 p.m. - Football vs Slippery Rock (Senior Day, Hall of Fame, Military Appreciation Day) - Andre Reed Stadium (Live Stats / Watch / Listen
    1 p.m. - VB vs West Chester (Senior Day) - Keystone Arena Saturday 
    1 p.m. - Swimming vs Juniata 1 p.m. - Keystone Arena
    6 p.m. - Men's Basketball vs Penn State Schuylkill (Hall of Fame/Alumni Day) - Keystone Arena (Live Stats / Watch)


Winter Online Session - More than 85 classes available. Classes held Dec. 18-Jan. 17.

Jesse McCartney Concert Ticket Sales - Get your tickets to see Jesse McCartney and Andy Grammar! Tickets are $15. They are for sale in MSU 153. The trip is Sun. Nov. 12.

New York City Tickets Still Available - Get your NYC tickets while they last! $10 in the MSU 153. NYC day trip is on Sat., Nov. 11. The bus leaves the MSU Parking Lot at 9 a.m.


CASA - Center for Academic Success and Achievement

Success Tip Week 11

Deatrick Success Center is ready to assist students

   It is an extension of CASA and provides academic success programs and services for students especially in the evening.