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Buddhism Interest Potluck

Bodhi House is hosting a potluck for anyone interested in becoming part of a group to talk about Buddhist-related things, have events and activities, and share our spiritual practice together. The first potluck is on Sunday, September 14, at 5:00 p.m. Bodhi House is the second house down from Marsh on US 40 (the sign says Hicks House). Please bring something to share if you're able. If you can't make it to the potluck but are interested in getting emails about future events or gatherings, contact Ellie Johnston-Dumerauf at <ejjohns11@earlham.edu> or Holly Miller <hrmiller10@earlham.edu>.


Campus Study Break

Residence Life will be hosting its first campus-wide study break of the semester on Sunday, September 14, at 10:00 p.m., in the Comstock Room at Runyan Center. There will be karaoke and board games as well as some fresh snacks. For more information, contact Angie Hobkirk at <hobkian@earlham.edu>.


Orr Fellowship Information Session

Interested in a fellowship or wanting a unique experience with a dynamic company? Come to the Orr Fellowship Information Session at Noon on Monday, September 15, in the Center for Integrated Learning Commons on the first floor of the Landrum Bolling Center. Lunch will be provided. For more information, contact Alex Taylor at <tayloal@earlham.edu>.


How to Make an Appointment with Counseling Services

Are you feeling stressed out, having relationship problems or struggling with major life decisions? Counseling Services is here to help with three counselors on staff and offering a variety of times that will fit into your schedule, including weekday, evening and weekend appointments. Counseling Services is located on the first floor of Earlham Hall, in the south portion of the west wing. To schedule an appointment, please visit the Counseling Services website at <http://www.earlham.edu/counseling-services> and click on the "Make an Appointment" link. For more information, contact Jennifer Caudill at <caudije@earlham.edu>,


Model United Nations Dinner

Model United Nations (MUN) is hosting a dinner on Sunday, September 14, at 7:00 p.m., in Virginia Cottage. Attendees should come a bit earlier, so the group can cook together. If you are interested in Model UN, please feel free to join the group for dinner. You don't need to be a MUN member to attend. For more information, please contact Shatha Sbeta at <ssbeta12@earlham.edu>.


First Wednesday STD Clinic

Free STD testing for HIV, Hepatitis C and syphilis is offered weekly at Health Services on Wednesdays by Heartland Community Services or on Fridays by Aspire Indiana. The first Wednesday clinic, provided by Chris from Heartland, is September 17 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Call extension 1328 to schedule your appointment. For more information, contact Gail Miller at <millega@earlham.edu>.


Complimentary Vouchers for Richmond Symphony Orchestra

The Community Relations Office has complimentary ticket vouchers available for the Richmond Symphony Orchestra (RSO) production on Saturday, September 20, at 7:30 p.m. The RSO opens its 58th season with internationally renowned violinist Ilya Kaler performing one of the world’s best-loved works, the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto. Music Director Guy Bordo also leads the Orchestra in two Slavonic Dances by Dvorak and the “most Russian” of Tchaikovsky’s great symphonies, No. 1, subtitled “Winter Dreams.” Students, faculty and staff may pick up ticket vouchers at the Office of Community Relations, Carpenter Hall, Room 100. Contact Pat Wright at <patw@earlham.edu> or ext. 1638 if you have questions.


City Year Information Session

City Year is an education-focused, nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service in 25 urban locations to keep students in school and on track to graduation. Rod Swain, a City Year recruiter, will hold an information session on Thursday, September 18, at Noon in the Center for Integrated Learning Commons (Landrum Bolling Center, 1st floor). Pizza will be provided. To learn more about City Year, visit <www.cityyear.org>.


Sustainability Grants for Students

The Sustainability Office has Student Action Research (SAR) grants available to students for research, campus initiatives or conference attendance in the area of sustainability. The grant award is typically around $500 and the priority deadline is September 19. The website with the application and more information is <http://earlham.edu/sustainability/get-involved!/grant-programs/>. For more information, contact Lisa Butch at <butchli@earlham.edu>.


Earlham Athletics Events on Wednesday

There are three athletics events on Earlham's campus on Wednesday, September 17. The women's soccer team meets Wilmington on Matlack Field at 4 p.m. The women's tennis team faces Transylvania at 5 p.m. The volleyball team entertains IU East on Schuckman Court at 7 p.m. Visit the Athletics website at <http://goearlham.com> for game coverage as well as links to live stats and video.


Academic Workshop: Using Kurzweil 3000

Kurzweil 3000 software is available to Earlham students, faculty and staff. Attend an experiential workshop to learn about the software’s features. Seating is limited, so reserve a seat in advance at <https://earlham.mywconline.com/> and receive an email reminder. The workshop is Tuesday, September 16, at 8:00 p.m., in the Lilly Library Reference Lab. For more information, contact the Academic Enrichment Center at 983-1341 or <acenrich@earlham.edu>.


Buddhism Interest Potluck

Bodhi House is hosting a potluck for anyone interested in becoming part of a group to talk about Buddhist-related things, have events and activities, and share our spiritual practice together. The first potluck is on Sunday, September 14, at 5:00 p.m. Bodhi House is the second house down from Marsh on US 40 (the sign says Hicks House). Please bring something to share if you're able. If you can't make it to the potluck but are interested in getting emails about future events or gatherings, contact Ellie Johnston-Dumerauf at <ejjohns11@earlham.edu> or Holly Miller <hrmiller10@earlham.edu>.


Meet Earlham Alumni as a Student Ambassador

Alumni Student Ambassadors are student leaders who represent Earlham at Homecoming and Reunion Weekend (October 24-26, 2014), and assist the Alumni office with other tasks as available throughout the academic year. This job is available to students with and without work study awards. You will receive an Earlham shirt or sweatshirt to be worn during the weekend that will be yours to keep. Please fill out the application on Moodle as soon as possible. There are only four positions available. For more information, contact Ellen Blevens at <bleveel@earlham.edu>.


Campus Study Break

Residence Life will be hosting its first campus-wide study break of the semester on Sunday, September 14, at 10:00 p.m., in the Comstock Room at Runyan Center. There will be karaoke and board games as well as some fresh snacks. For more information, contact Angie Hobkirk at <hobkian@earlham.edu>.


Grad School in the Humanities Panel

Are you considering graduate school in a Humanities field? Come to a panel discussion in Landrum Bolling Center - Room 124 at Noon on Thursday, September 18, to get your questions answered by faculty from the Libraries, M.A.T. program, Humanities Division, and the Center for Integrated Learning. A pizza lunch will be provided. For more information, contact Jen Banning at <bannije@earlham.edu>.


Real Talk: EC Majors Uncovered

Trying to choose a major? Come to the Center for Integrated Learning Commons at 5:00 p.m., on Wednesday, September 17, to listen to a student panel discussion of EC majors. They'll talk about how they chose a major, what their classes are like, and how they've made the most of their major through co-curricular experiences. For more information, contact Jen Banning at <bannije@earlham.edu>.


Orr Fellowship Information Session

Interested in a fellowship or wanting a unique experience with a dynamic company? Come to the Orr Fellowship Information Session at Noon on Monday, September 15, in the Center for Integrated Learning Commons on the first floor of the Landrum Bolling Center. Lunch will be provided. For more information, contact Alex Taylor at <tayloal@earlham.edu>.


How to Make an Appointment with Counseling Services

Are you feeling stressed out, having relationship problems or struggling with major life decisions? Counseling Services is here to help with three counselors on staff and offering a variety of times that will fit into your schedule, including weekday, evening and weekend appointments. Counseling Services is located on the first floor of Earlham Hall, in the south portion of the west wing. To schedule an appointment, please visit the Counseling Services website at <http://www.earlham.edu/counseling-services> and click on the "Make an Appointment" link. For more information, contact Jennifer Caudill at <caudije@earlham.edu>,


Model United Nations Dinner

Model United Nations (MUN) is hosting a dinner on Sunday, September 14, at 7:00 p.m., in Virginia Cottage. Attendees should come a bit earlier, so the group can cook together. If you are interested in Model UN, please feel free to join the group for dinner. You don't need to be a MUN member to attend. For more information, please contact Shatha Sbeta at <ssbeta12@earlham.edu>.


Exploration Workshop: Starting the Journey

After utilizing tools to answer questions about the future and listening to the unique paths of others, take time to reflect on the next steps of your own path at EC. Join the Career Advisers on Tuesday, September 23, in the CIL Commons on the Landrum Bolling Center's first floor at Noon for lunch to learn about major and career possibilities in each division. For more information, contact Katie Elliott at <ellioka@earlham.edu>.


First Wednesday STD Clinic

Free STD testing for HIV, Hepatitis C and syphilis is offered weekly at Health Services on Wednesdays by Heartland Community Services or on Fridays by Aspire Indiana. The first Wednesday clinic, provided by Chris from Heartland, is September 17 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Call extension 1328 to schedule your appointment. For more information, contact Gail Miller at <millega@earlham.edu>.


Complimentary Vouchers for Richmond Symphony Orchestra

The Community Relations Office has complimentary ticket vouchers available for the Richmond Symphony Orchestra (RSO) production on Saturday, September 20, at 7:30 p.m. The RSO opens its 58th season with internationally renowned violinist Ilya Kaler performing one of the world’s best-loved works, the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto. Music Director Guy Bordo also leads the Orchestra in two Slavonic Dances by Dvorak and the “most Russian” of Tchaikovsky’s great symphonies, No. 1, subtitled “Winter Dreams.” Students, faculty and staff may pick up ticket vouchers at the Office of Community Relations, Carpenter Hall, Room 100. Contact Pat Wright at <patw@earlham.edu> or ext. 1638 if you have questions.


City Year Information Session

City Year is an education-focused, nonprofit organization that unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service in 25 urban locations to keep students in school and on track to graduation. Rod Swain, a City Year recruiter, will hold an information session on Thursday, September 18, at Noon in the Center for Integrated Learning Commons (Landrum Bolling Center, 1st floor). Pizza will be provided. To learn more about City Year, visit <www.cityyear.org>.


Sustainability Grants for Students

The Sustainability Office has Student Action Research (SAR) grants available to students for research, campus initiatives or conference attendance in the area of sustainability. The grant award is typically around $500 and the priority deadline is September 19. The website with the application and more information is <http://earlham.edu/sustainability/get-involved!/grant-programs/>. For more information, contact Lisa Butch at <butchli@earlham.edu>.


Earlham Athletics Events on Wednesday

There are three athletics events on Earlham's campus on Wednesday, September 17. The women's soccer team meets Wilmington on Matlack Field at 4 p.m. The women's tennis team faces Transylvania at 5 p.m. The volleyball team entertains IU East on Schuckman Court at 7 p.m. Visit the Athletics website at <http://goearlham.com> for game coverage as well as links to live stats and video.


Academic Workshop: Using Kurzweil 3000

Kurzweil 3000 software is available to Earlham students, faculty and staff. Attend an experiential workshop to learn about the software’s features. Seating is limited, so reserve a seat in advance at <https://earlham.mywconline.com/> and receive an email reminder. The workshop is Tuesday, September 16, at 8:00 p.m., in the Lilly Library Reference Lab. For more information, contact the Academic Enrichment Center at 983-1341 or <acenrich@earlham.edu>.


Buddhism Interest Potluck

Bodhi House is hosting a potluck for anyone interested in becoming part of a group to talk about Buddhist-related things, have events and activities, and share our spiritual practice together. The first potluck is on Sunday, September 14, at 5:00 p.m. Bodhi House is the second house down from Marsh on US 40 (the sign says Hicks House). Please bring something to share if you're able. If you can't make it to the potluck but are interested in getting emails about future events or gatherings, contact Ellie Johnston-Dumerauf at <ejjohns11@earlham.edu> or Holly Miller <hrmiller10@earlham.edu>.


Meet Earlham Alumni as a Student Ambassador

Alumni Student Ambassadors are student leaders who represent Earlham at Homecoming and Reunion Weekend (October 24-26, 2014), and assist the Alumni office with other tasks as available throughout the academic year. This job is available to students with and without work study awards. You will receive an Earlham shirt or sweatshirt to be worn during the weekend that will be yours to keep. Please fill out the application on Moodle as soon as possible. There are only four positions available. For more information, contact Ellen Blevens at <bleveel@earlham.edu>.


Campus Study Break

Residence Life will be hosting its first campus-wide study break of the semester on Sunday, September 14, at 10:00 p.m., in the Comstock Room at Runyan Center. There will be karaoke and board games as well as some fresh snacks. For more information, contact Angie Hobkirk at <hobkian@earlham.edu>.


Grad School in the Humanities Panel

Are you considering graduate school in a Humanities field? Come to a panel discussion in Landrum Bolling Center - Room 124 at Noon on Thursday, September 18, to get your questions answered by faculty from the Libraries, M.A.T. program, Humanities Division, and the Center for Integrated Learning. A pizza lunch will be provided. For more information, contact Jen Banning at <bannije@earlham.edu>.


Real Talk: EC Majors Uncovered

Trying to choose a major? Come to the Center for Integrated Learning Commons at 5:00 p.m., on Wednesday, September 17, to listen to a student panel discussion of EC majors. They'll talk about how they chose a major, what their classes are like, and how they've made the most of their major through co-curricular experiences. For more information, contact Jen Banning at <bannije@earlham.edu>.


Orr Fellowship Information Session

Interested in a fellowship or wanting a unique experience with a dynamic company? Come to the Orr Fellowship Information Session at Noon on Monday, September 15, in the Center for Integrated Learning Commons on the first floor of the Landrum Bolling Center. Lunch will be provided. For more information, contact Alex Taylor at <tayloal@earlham.edu>.


How to Make an Appointment with Counseling Services

Are you feeling stressed out, having relationship problems or struggling with major life decisions? Counseling Services is here to help with three counselors on staff and offering a variety of times that will fit into your schedule, including weekday, evening and weekend appointments. Counseling Services is located on the first floor of Earlham Hall, in the south portion of the west wing. To schedule an appointment, please visit the Counseling Services website at <http://www.earlham.edu/counseling-services> and click on the "Make an Appointment" link. For more information, contact Jennifer Caudill at <caudije@earlham.edu>,


Model United Nations Dinner

Model United Nations (MUN) is hosting a dinner on Sunday, September 14, at 7:00 p.m., in Virginia Cottage. Attendees should come a bit earlier, so the group can cook together. If you are interested in Model UN, please feel free to join the group for dinner. You don't need to be a MUN member to attend. For more information, please contact Shatha Sbeta at <ssbeta12@earlham.edu>.


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