Today@AU

OCTOBER 28, 2013

Monday

Events

      • 9:15 am – 5:00 pm
      • New Staff Orientation
      • The Gianni Lounge (Mary Graydon Conference Room 200)
      • VSPACER
      • During the staff orientation, new staff members will receive information about the history and culture of AU, university policies and procedures, benefits, payroll and training. A campus tour designed specifically for staff members will also be included, as will an orientation to technology at AU.

        Type: Training Session
        Host: Human Resources

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      • 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
      • AU In Motion Costume Yard Sale!
      • Eric Friedheim Quadrangle, Section 2
      • 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
      • J.Crew Information Table
      • Mary Graydon Info Table 2
      • VSPACER
      • Please visit the J. Crew information table on Monday, October 28, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., in MGC Lobby.

        J. Crew is currently recruiting students for three part-time opportunities at their National Harbor location. The positions are sales associate, visual associate, and sales support associate. All positions are posted in AU CareerWeb or Kogod CareerSource.

        Type: Table/Display Case
        Host: Career Center

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      • 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
      • CTRL - Research Support Workshop: Intermediate MatLab
      • Hurst CTRL Lab 202
      • VSPACER
      • CTRL's research support workshops are running. Join us today for Intermediate MATLAB. MATLAB is a high-level programming language which has been the standard in technical computing for many years. Researchers can use MATLAB for data analysis, numerical computation, optimization and visualization. In this intermediate tutorial we will illustrate how to implement some basic statistical models in ...more

        Type: Workshop
        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
      • Drop-in Career Advising
      • Career Center Library
      • 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
      • Deloitte Consulting - Battle of the Beltway Case Competition
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 247
      • VSPACER
      • Deloitte Consulting will host their annual Battle of the Beltway Case Competition on Monday, October 28, 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., in MGC 3, 4, and 5.

        Students and alumni are invited to attend the Battle of the Beltway event as spectators and to support their peers.

        Students participating in the competition registered in advance through the Career Center and the Kogod Center for Career ...more

        Type: Workshop
        Host: Career Center

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      • 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
      • Deloitte Consulting - Battle of the Beltway Case Competition
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 3
      • VSPACER
      • Deloitte Consulting will host their annual Battle of the Beltway Case Competition on Monday, October 28, 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., in MGC 3, 4, and 5.

        Students and alumni are invited to attend the Battle of the Beltway event as spectators and to support their peers.

        Students participating in the competition registered in advance through the Career Center and the Kogod Center for Career ...more

        Type: Workshop
        Host: Career Center

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      • 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
      • Deloitte Consulting - Battle of the Beltway Case Competition
      • Mary Graydon Conference Room 4
      • VSPACER
      • Deloitte Consulting will host their annual Battle of the Beltway Case Competition on Monday, October 28, 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., in MGC 3, 4, and 5.

        Students and alumni are invited to attend the Battle of the Beltway event as spectators and to support their peers.

        Students participating in the competition registered in advance through the Career Center and the Kogod Center for Career ...more

        Type: Workshop
        Host: Career Center

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      • 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
      • Assess Yo Self!
      • Butler Conference Room
      • VSPACER
      • Are you uncertain about your major or career path? If so, you are not alone.

        Join fellow freshmen and sophomores for this fun and informative four-part workshop. Utilize free self-assessment tools that will help you evaluate your interests, skills, personality, and work values, and assess how they relate to academic and career fields.

        Participation in all four workshops is required. Sessions ...more

        Type: Workshop
        Host: Career Center

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      • 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
      • History of the LGBT Movement
      • Letts Formal
      • 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
      • Women of Faith Discussion Group
      • Kay Lounge B
      • 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
      • PEERS Domestic Violence Awareness Month Panel
      • Ward Circle Lecture Hall 1
      • VSPACER
      • PEERS (Peer Educators for the Elimination of Relationship and Sexual Violence) will be hosting a panel as part of the Domestic Violence Awareness Month programming. It will feature people who work with various aspects of intimate partner violence both on AU's campus and in the DC community.

        Type: Panel Discussion
        Host: Wellness Center (Students)

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      • 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
      • InterVarsity Graduate Christian Fellowship
      • Kay Lounge A
      • 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
      • American Dream Student Group General Meeting
      • Ward Circle Classroom 103
      • VSPACER
      • The American Dream Student Group is committed to working to promote the voices of undocumented youth, and the consideration of their position in our national society, within the academic discourse, institutional policies, and the collective awareness of the faculty and student body at American University. We seek undocu-equality, undocu-literacy, and undocu-sensitivity on campus.

        Type: Meeting
        Host: American Dream Student Group

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Must See Events

      • Tuesday, October 29 (2013)
      • University College Halloween Party Extravaganza
      • VSPACER
      • We are having a Halloween spectacular to celebrate the excellence that is the University College Program, brought to you live by the University College Program Associates. Come eat some excellent food and enjoy the scary ghouls and goblins that will be lurking the halls of Anderson Hall when this extravaganza comes to life. We will see Tuesday, October 29 in Anderson Hall from 8pm-11pm, check ...more

        Type: Party
        Host: University College

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      • Saturday, November 2 (2013)
      • Talea Ensemble
      • VSPACER
      • Talea Ensemble
        Saturday, November 2, 8 p.m.
        Abramson Family Recital Hall, Katzen Arts Center
        Tickets: $10 regular admission, $5 AU community and seniorsPurchase tickets online at american.tix.com or call 202-885-ARTS

        A concert of new works exploring music-science connections from fractals to geology. This concert is made possible through a generous gift from Music alumna Joanna Driggs.

        Type: Concert
        Host: Performing Arts

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      • Monday, November 4 (2013)
      • Music the Brains Software
      • VSPACER
      • Music–the Brain's Software®
        Jerzy Sapieyevski, pianist and composer
        Dr. Joel M. Oster, MD, Lahey Clinic, Boston
        Monday, November 4, 7:30 p.m.
        Abramson Family Recital Hall, Katzen Arts Center
        Tickets: $20 regular admission, $10 AU community and seniors
        Purchase tickets online at american.tix.com or call 202-885-ARTS

        Dr. Joel M. Oster, MD, neurologist and violinist, will discuss fascinating ...more

        Type: Concert
        Host: Performing Arts

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      • Tuesday, November 5 (2013)
      • The HyperNetwork
      • VSPACER
      • The American University Public Relations Student Society of America and the American University Social Media Club present The HyperNetwork, a panel discussion and networking event of epic proportions. Networking has changed - are you ready?

        Type: Panel Discussion
        Fee: $5.00
        Host: Public Relations Student Society of America

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      • Wednesday, November 6 (2013)
      • Choreolab 2013: The Next Movement
      • Choreolab 2013: The Next Movement
        Brian Devine, artistic director
        Wednesday, November 6, 8 p.m.
        Harold and Sylvia Greenberg Theatre
        Tickets: $5 general admission
        Purchase tickets online at american.tix.com or call 202-885-ARTS

        The culmination of a two-month mentored creative process, American University's student choreographers present this exciting evening of concert dance featuring an array of ...more

        Type: Performance
        Fee: $5.00
        Host: Performing Arts

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      • Friday, November 8 (2013)
      • 4th Feminist Art History Conference Keynote Speaker
      • VSPACER
      • The fourth annual conference continues to build on the legacy of feminist art-historical scholarship and pedagogy initiated by Norma Broude and Mary D. Garrard at American University.

        Conference events begin with Friday afternoon paper panels, an opening reception, and the keynote address given by renowned scholar Patricia Simons, professor in the History of Art and Women's Studies, University ...more

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: Art Department

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      • Friday, November 8 (2013)
      • AU Habitat SNAP Challenge Information Tabling
      • VSPACER
      • AU Habitat officers and club members will be giving out information concerning the SNAP challenge that we are conducting this semester. We will be tabling on the quad and participation in the SNAP challenge is open to all students, staff, and faculty. Come and learn why you should participate in the SNAP challenge and contribute towards helping AU Habitat to help others.

        Type: Table/Display Case
        Host: Habitat for Humanity

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      • November 9 to 12 (2013)
      • Remembrance Day Veteran's Day Vigil
      • Sunday, November 10 (2013)
      • Moving Beyond the Contemporary: AU Chorus and AU Symphony Orchestra
      • Moving Beyond the Contemporary:
        AU Chorus and AU Symphony Orchestra
        Yaniv Dinur, conductor and director of orchestral activities
        Daniel Abraham, director of choral activities
        Sunday, November 10, 4 p.m.
        National Presbyterian Church
        4101 Nebraska Ave, NW Washington, DC
        Tickets: $15 regular admission, $10 AU community and seniors
        Purchase tickets online at american.tix.com or call ...more

        Type: Concert
        Host: Performing Arts

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Important Dates

  • 10/28/2013: Spring 2014 priority registration for undergraduate students begins. Payment due December 18, 2013 
  • 11/01/2013: Undergraduate transfer spring 2014 semester admission application deadline for students living in the United States