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Move-Out Day Project on Wednesday and Thursday

The Sustainability Office is hosting a move-out project in which you can donate your old clothing, electronics, furniture and books to Goodwill. You can drop off your things from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., on Wednesday, May 4, and Thursday, May 5, at the Dennis Hall visitor’s parking lot. For more information, contact Jada Wilbanks at <jjwilba15@earlham.edu>.


“D-Stress Zone” Available Today and Tuesday

Counseling Services and Health Services are partnering with Wellness Programs and Residence Life to bring the campus community some rest and relaxation on Monday-Tuesday, May 2-3, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., in the Earlham Hall lounge. The “D-Stress Zone” features several activities aimed at facilitating “D-Stressing.” These activities will include pet therapy, chair massages and feel-good movie viewing, as well as more passive activities such as coloring, puzzles and crafts. For more information, contact Beth Esposito at <esposbe@earlham.edu>.


A Farewell Reception on Thursday

You are warmly invited to a farewell reception to recognize all the members of the Earlham community who will be leaving this semester and express your appreciation for their many contributions. Come and share some social time with these colleagues and coworkers, and wish them well on their future endeavors. The reception will be held on Thursday, May 5, from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., in the Center for the Visual and Performing Arts. Light refreshments will be served.


Unitarian Universalist Water Communion

The Earlham College Unitarian Universalists would like to invite the Earlham community to participate in a water communion when students return to campus next semester. This summer, collect a little water on your adventures or from a place that is special to you, and bring it back in August to participate in a ceremony of returning and community. All are welcome. Please be mindful of the environment as you gather water. For more information, contact Celia Carr at <ctcarr15@earlham.edu>.


Primary Election Voter Shuttle on Tuesday

The Center for Integrated Learning (CIL) is offering a shuttle for those who are registered to vote in Wayne County, so they can vote in the primary election on Tuesday, May 3. Shuttles will depart at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., and 5:00 p.m., and take people to vote at the Kuhlman Center. Meet in the CIL on the first floor of the Landrum Bolling Center. Students, faculty and staff are welcome to use the shuttle, and there is no need to sign up in advance. In order to vote, you will be required to show a current (unexpired) photo ID issued by the State of Indiana or the U.S. government. An Indiana driver license or photo ID card, or a U.S. passport are acceptable forms of identification. Driver licenses or photo ID cards issued by any state other than Indiana and Earlham IDs are not acceptable forms of voter identification under Indiana law. The address on the photo ID need not be the same as the address listed on your voter registration form. Only people who registered to vote in Wayne County may vote in person. The polls in Indiana are open from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Any questions can be directed to Jana Schroeder at <schroja@earlham.edu>.


Dining Services During Finals Week

Following are this week’s hours for Dining Services. The Dining Hall is open during normal hours through Thursday, May 5, and closed on Friday-Saturday, May 6-7. The meal plan ends at dinner on Thursday, May 5. Café 1847 is open during normal hours through Wednesday, May 4; 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 5; 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., on Friday, May 6; and 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, May 7. Intermetzo is open during normal hours through Wednesday; May 4; 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., on Thursday-Friday, May 5-6; and 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, May 7. For more information, contact Stephanie Kearns at <kearnst@earlham.edu>.


Psychology and Neuroscience Senior Research Presentations

The Psychology Department invites all to attend the final day of its Senior Research presentations on Tuesday, May 3, from 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m., in Landrum Bolling Center - Room 315. They are “Zinc and Depression in Women” by Sophie Carlarne, “Making America Great Again: The Role of Media in Attitudes Toward Islam” by Mussa Ibrahim, and “The Scientific Power of Exercise with Self-Affirmation” by Soe Yu Naing.


Move-Out Day Project on Wednesday and Thursday

The Sustainability Office is hosting a move-out project in which you can donate your old clothing, electronics, furniture and books to Goodwill. You can drop off your things from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., on Wednesday, May 4, and Thursday, May 5, at the Dennis Hall visitor’s parking lot. For more information, contact Jada Wilbanks at <jjwilba15@earlham.edu>.


“D-Stress Zone” Available Today and Tuesday

Counseling Services and Health Services are partnering with Wellness Programs and Residence Life to bring the campus community some rest and relaxation on Monday-Tuesday, May 2-3, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., in the Earlham Hall lounge. The “D-Stress Zone” features several activities aimed at facilitating “D-Stressing.” These activities will include pet therapy, chair massages and feel-good movie viewing, as well as more passive activities such as coloring, puzzles and crafts. For more information, contact Beth Esposito at <esposbe@earlham.edu>.


A Farewell Reception on Thursday

You are warmly invited to a farewell reception to recognize all the members of the Earlham community who will be leaving this semester and express your appreciation for their many contributions. Come and share some social time with these colleagues and coworkers, and wish them well on their future endeavors. The reception will be held on Thursday, May 5, from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., in the Center for the Visual and Performing Arts. Light refreshments will be served.


Unitarian Universalist Water Communion

The Earlham College Unitarian Universalists would like to invite the Earlham community to participate in a water communion when students return to campus next semester. This summer, collect a little water on your adventures or from a place that is special to you, and bring it back in August to participate in a ceremony of returning and community. All are welcome. Please be mindful of the environment as you gather water. For more information, contact Celia Carr at <ctcarr15@earlham.edu>.


First Destination Survey

Seniors, don’t forget to take the online First Destination Survey at <http://j.mp/2016FDS>. As a thank you for completing the survey, prizes are being awarded to every 20th respondent. Some of the prizes include: Oontz Angle 3 Bluetooth weatherproof speakers, “Go Your Own Way” books by Earlham alum Mandy Ford, and Rockford carry-on luggage sets. Finally, at the end of the day on Friday, May 6, one lucky respondent will be chosen (including those who won earlier gifts) to receive the grand prize: a Beats Studio wireless over-ear headphone with noise canceling. Earlham thanks you for taking the time to share your plans with the College.


Primary Election Voter Shuttle on Tuesday

The Center for Integrated Learning (CIL) is offering a shuttle for those who are registered to vote in Wayne County, so they can vote in the primary election on Tuesday, May 3. Shuttles will depart at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., and 5:00 p.m., and take people to vote at the Kuhlman Center. Meet in the CIL on the first floor of the Landrum Bolling Center. Students, faculty and staff are welcome to use the shuttle, and there is no need to sign up in advance. In order to vote, you will be required to show a current (unexpired) photo ID issued by the State of Indiana or the U.S. government. An Indiana driver license or photo ID card, or a U.S. passport are acceptable forms of identification. Driver licenses or photo ID cards issued by any state other than Indiana and Earlham IDs are not acceptable forms of voter identification under Indiana law. The address on the photo ID need not be the same as the address listed on your voter registration form. Only people who registered to vote in Wayne County may vote in person. The polls in Indiana are open from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Any questions can be directed to Jana Schroeder at <schroja@earlham.edu>.


Dining Services During Finals Week

Following are this week’s hours for Dining Services. The Dining Hall is open during normal hours through Thursday, May 5, and closed on Friday-Saturday, May 6-7. The meal plan ends at dinner on Thursday, May 5. Café 1847 is open during normal hours through Wednesday, May 4; 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 5; 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., on Friday, May 6; and 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, May 7. Intermetzo is open during normal hours through Wednesday; May 4; 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., on Thursday-Friday, May 5-6; and 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, May 7. For more information, contact Stephanie Kearns at <kearnst@earlham.edu>.


May Term Office Hours for Counseling Services

Beginning May 9, the Counseling Services office will be open from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The office will be closed at Noon for lunch each day. Counseling Services also will be open from 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. on Saturdays. For more information, contact Beth Esposito at <esposbe@earlham.edu>.


Commencement is Saturday

Earlham’s 169th Commencement Exercises are set for Saturday, May 7, at Chase Stage in front of Lilly Library. (The rain site is the Druley Performance Gymnasium in the Athletics and Wellness Center.) Baccalaureate begins at 10:30 a.m., and Commencement follows at 2:30 p.m. James Logan will give this year’s Baccalaureate Address, “A (lacixodaraP) World of Fire and Peace.” He is Professor of Religion, Professor and Director of African and African American Studies, and National Endowment for the Humanities Chair in Interdisciplinary Studies. For those unable to attend, live streaming will be available online at <www.earlham.edu/commencement>.


Phi Beta Kappa Ceremony on Friday Afternoon

Phi Beta Kappa welcomes its newest members in a ceremony on Friday, May 6, at 4:00 p.m., in Stout Meetinghouse. Phi Beta Kappa is the oldest and most respected undergraduate honors organization in the United States. The Society has pursued its mission of fostering and recognizing excellence in the liberal arts and sciences since 1776.


Commencement Celebration Performance on Friday Evening: “Soul to Sole”

The performance of “Soul to Sole” will be Friday, May 6, at 8:00 p.m., in Goddard Auditorium. The first part of the show features the Gospel Revelations Choir in a medley of gospel music to lift your hearts in song. Then Earlham’s student dance organization, Dance Alloy, takes the stage with dance routines featuring the group’s graduating seniors. Admission is free; no tickets are required.


Farewell Reception for Shenita Piper

The Admissions Staff is hosting a reception on Tuesday, May 3, for Shenita Piper in recognition of her years of service at Earlham. Help us celebrate Shenita’s many contributions by attending a reception in her honor, scheduled from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., at Steinbrink Welcome Center on the main level of Tyler Hall.


Psychology and Neuroscience Senior Research Presentations

The Psychology Department invites all to attend the final day of its Senior Research presentations on Tuesday, May 3, from 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m., in Landrum Bolling Center - Room 315. They are “Zinc and Depression in Women” by Sophie Carlarne, “Making America Great Again: The Role of Media in Attitudes Toward Islam” by Mussa Ibrahim, and “The Scientific Power of Exercise with Self-Affirmation” by Soe Yu Naing.


Move-Out Day Project on Wednesday and Thursday

The Sustainability Office is hosting a move-out project in which you can donate your old clothing, electronics, furniture and books to Goodwill. You can drop off your things from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., on Wednesday, May 4, and Thursday, May 5, at the Dennis Hall visitor’s parking lot. For more information, contact Jada Wilbanks at <jjwilba15@earlham.edu>.


“D-Stress Zone” Available Today and Tuesday

Counseling Services and Health Services are partnering with Wellness Programs and Residence Life to bring the campus community some rest and relaxation on Monday-Tuesday, May 2-3, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., in the Earlham Hall lounge. The “D-Stress Zone” features several activities aimed at facilitating “D-Stressing.” These activities will include pet therapy, chair massages and feel-good movie viewing, as well as more passive activities such as coloring, puzzles and crafts. For more information, contact Beth Esposito at <esposbe@earlham.edu>.


A Farewell Reception on Thursday

You are warmly invited to a farewell reception to recognize all the members of the Earlham community who will be leaving this semester and express your appreciation for their many contributions. Come and share some social time with these colleagues and coworkers, and wish them well on their future endeavors. The reception will be held on Thursday, May 5, from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., in the Center for the Visual and Performing Arts. Light refreshments will be served.


Unitarian Universalist Water Communion

The Earlham College Unitarian Universalists would like to invite the Earlham community to participate in a water communion when students return to campus next semester. This summer, collect a little water on your adventures or from a place that is special to you, and bring it back in August to participate in a ceremony of returning and community. All are welcome. Please be mindful of the environment as you gather water. For more information, contact Celia Carr at <ctcarr15@earlham.edu>.


First Destination Survey

Seniors, don’t forget to take the online First Destination Survey at <http://j.mp/2016FDS>. As a thank you for completing the survey, prizes are being awarded to every 20th respondent. Some of the prizes include: Oontz Angle 3 Bluetooth weatherproof speakers, “Go Your Own Way” books by Earlham alum Mandy Ford, and Rockford carry-on luggage sets. Finally, at the end of the day on Friday, May 6, one lucky respondent will be chosen (including those who won earlier gifts) to receive the grand prize: a Beats Studio wireless over-ear headphone with noise canceling. Earlham thanks you for taking the time to share your plans with the College.


Primary Election Voter Shuttle on Tuesday

The Center for Integrated Learning (CIL) is offering a shuttle for those who are registered to vote in Wayne County, so they can vote in the primary election on Tuesday, May 3. Shuttles will depart at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., and 5:00 p.m., and take people to vote at the Kuhlman Center. Meet in the CIL on the first floor of the Landrum Bolling Center. Students, faculty and staff are welcome to use the shuttle, and there is no need to sign up in advance. In order to vote, you will be required to show a current (unexpired) photo ID issued by the State of Indiana or the U.S. government. An Indiana driver license or photo ID card, or a U.S. passport are acceptable forms of identification. Driver licenses or photo ID cards issued by any state other than Indiana and Earlham IDs are not acceptable forms of voter identification under Indiana law. The address on the photo ID need not be the same as the address listed on your voter registration form. Only people who registered to vote in Wayne County may vote in person. The polls in Indiana are open from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Any questions can be directed to Jana Schroeder at <schroja@earlham.edu>.


Dining Services During Finals Week

Following are this week’s hours for Dining Services. The Dining Hall is open during normal hours through Thursday, May 5, and closed on Friday-Saturday, May 6-7. The meal plan ends at dinner on Thursday, May 5. Café 1847 is open during normal hours through Wednesday, May 4; 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 5; 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., on Friday, May 6; and 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, May 7. Intermetzo is open during normal hours through Wednesday; May 4; 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., on Thursday-Friday, May 5-6; and 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., on Saturday, May 7. For more information, contact Stephanie Kearns at <kearnst@earlham.edu>.


May Term Office Hours for Counseling Services

Beginning May 9, the Counseling Services office will be open from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The office will be closed at Noon for lunch each day. Counseling Services also will be open from 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. on Saturdays. For more information, contact Beth Esposito at <esposbe@earlham.edu>.


Commencement is Saturday

Earlham’s 169th Commencement Exercises are set for Saturday, May 7, at Chase Stage in front of Lilly Library. (The rain site is the Druley Performance Gymnasium in the Athletics and Wellness Center.) Baccalaureate begins at 10:30 a.m., and Commencement follows at 2:30 p.m. James Logan will give this year’s Baccalaureate Address, “A (lacixodaraP) World of Fire and Peace.” He is Professor of Religion, Professor and Director of African and African American Studies, and National Endowment for the Humanities Chair in Interdisciplinary Studies. For those unable to attend, live streaming will be available online at <www.earlham.edu/commencement>.


Phi Beta Kappa Ceremony on Friday Afternoon

Phi Beta Kappa welcomes its newest members in a ceremony on Friday, May 6, at 4:00 p.m., in Stout Meetinghouse. Phi Beta Kappa is the oldest and most respected undergraduate honors organization in the United States. The Society has pursued its mission of fostering and recognizing excellence in the liberal arts and sciences since 1776.


Commencement Celebration Performance on Friday Evening: “Soul to Sole”

The performance of “Soul to Sole” will be Friday, May 6, at 8:00 p.m., in Goddard Auditorium. The first part of the show features the Gospel Revelations Choir in a medley of gospel music to lift your hearts in song. Then Earlham’s student dance organization, Dance Alloy, takes the stage with dance routines featuring the group’s graduating seniors. Admission is free; no tickets are required.


Farewell Reception for Shenita Piper

The Admissions Staff is hosting a reception on Tuesday, May 3, for Shenita Piper in recognition of her years of service at Earlham. Help us celebrate Shenita’s many contributions by attending a reception in her honor, scheduled from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., at Steinbrink Welcome Center on the main level of Tyler Hall.


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