Events

NORTHERN CAMPUSES


Campus Visits/Tours — Information sessions and campus tours are available all semester long. Visitors will meet with admissions staff and tour the campus with a student ambassador. Appointments with faculty and staff are also available. For more information, call the admissions office at 800/920-8705, or call 561/799-8646 to schedule a campus tour and request a parking pass.

UPCOMING

Friday, September 26

Speakers Forum — Tim Malloy, three times Emmy winner, senior reporter/news anchor for WPTV News Channel 5 will be speaking at 1 p.m. at the Jupiter Auditorium. Admission is $10 per person. This event is open to the public. For more information, call 561/799-8620.

BROWARD CAMPUSES


Women’s Rugby — The Women’s Rugby team meets every Thursday night at 7 p.m. at Hardy Park in Fort Lauderdale. For more information, send an email to [email protected] or call 561/305-1456.

Counseling Services — Psychological counseling services are provided at no charge to the students attending the Broward campuses. The professionally trained staff seeks to assist students with personal concerns and problems. Students receive help dealing with issues such as test anxiety, stress, procrastination, poor assertiveness, low self-esteem, depression, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, drug and alcohol abuse, childhood sexual abuse and sexual assault. Couple and family counseling are also available at no charge as long as an enrolled FAU student is an active participant in the sessions. Group counseling and psychological testing services are also provided when appropriate. Counseling at the center is held in strict confidence in keeping with accepted professional practices and Florida statutes. Appointments (Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with some evening hours also available) may be made in person at the Counseling Center located in Modular 38-I on the Davie campus or by calling 954/236-1216.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Saturday, September 27

Music — The Music Series I will be playing at 2 p.m. at the Davie Liberal Arts Auditorium. Come by to see Heather Coltman play the piano and Brian Neal at the trumpet. Tickets free for staff and students with ID, and $12 to $15 for the general public. For tickets, call the University Center Box office at 561/297-3737. For more information, please call 561/297-3820.

Monday, September 29

SBD Workshop — The Small Business Development Center will be holding the Get Your Business In The News: Press Release Writing Clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Commercial Campus. This workshop has a $49 registration fee. For more information, call 800/801-6520 or send an email to [email protected]

BOCA CAMPUS


ONGOING

Exhibit — The Biennial Faculty Exhibition exhibits over 15 full-time art faculty who work in painting, sculpture, ceramics, photography, printmaking, graphic design, video art and a range of other media. In addition to faculty members from the Boca Raton campus where the focus is fine art, faculty from Broward campuses who work in the primarily electronic medias of computer animation and graphic design will be presented. This exhibit will be free and open to the public until October 11, 2003 and can be found at the Boca Raton Campus University Galleries For information, call 561/297-2977.

Library Tours — Take a walking tour of the library and learn where to find periodicals, government documents, the reference collection, children’s literature and more. Learn what’s special about the “Special Collections,” and where the best places are to do computing or to study in silence. Tours are held Friday afternoons at 1 p.m. For more information, go to www.library.fau.edu.

Lambda United — Lambda United, the gay/straight alliance of FAU holds business meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the Majestic Palm Room of the University Center every Thursday nights. Read further to learn of the special events scheduled to follow. For more information, go to www.lambdaunited.com.

Tae Kwon Do Club — Stop by the second floor of the Gymnasium from 4 to 5:30 p.m. to partake in the practices of Tae Kwon Do every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. For more information, call 561/297-3242.

Aerobics — Stop by for Aerobics classes every Thursday and Friday at 5:30 p.m. in the gym. These classes are free to FAU students and faculty. Be sure to bring your FAU I.D. For more information, go to www.fau.edu.

Yoga — Stop by for Yoga classes every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. in the gym. These classes are free to FAU students and faculty. Be sure to bring your FAU I.D. For more information, go to www.fau.edu.

Women’s Rugby — The Women’s Rugby team meets every Tuesday night at 7 p.m. at the Henderson Field, north of the student apartments. For more information, send an email to [email protected] or call 561/305-1456.

Water Polo — The FAU men’s water polo club meets every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 6 p.m. at the FAU pool. Newcomers or experienced players are constantly being sought. If you already know about water polo or want to learn about this exciting sport, just come jump in. For more information, email [email protected]

Chess Club — The chess club meets every Friday evening at 6:45 p.m. in the Majestic Ballroom of the University Center. Stop by to play U.S. Chess Federation rated games. The club is recruiting players for inter-collegiate competition. For more information, contact Bill at 561/297-2236.

Skate Club — The Longboard Skate Club of FAU is looking for new members. To join this club or for more information, email [email protected] Catholic Newman Club — Join the Newman Club for their Catholic Mass at 9 p.m. at the Live Oak Pavilion. For more information, contact Cecilia Rosado by email at [email protected]

Christian Fellowship — The Apostolic Christian College Fellowship meets every Sunday at 2 p.m., as well as Tuesday from 12 to 1:30 p.m. at the Sago Palm Room for Bible study and prayer. For more information, email Trecina Anderson at [email protected]

UPCOMING

Thursday, September 25

Career Workshop — The Career Development Center is holding a Practice Interviews Workshop from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and again from 1 to 3 p.m. in SSB 222. Sign up is required. For more information, go to www.fau.edu/cdc.

Stress Buster — If you’re stressed out, you might want to check out the Stress Busting Clinic at 6 – 7:30 p.m. at the Counseling Center, room 229S above the Breezeway Food Court. Learn basic breathing and body relaxation techniques, cognitive approaches, and options to manage environmental components of stress. Understand the causes of stress, its physical and psychological effects, and devise a personal plan for improvement. Workshops are free to FAU students and led by professional Counseling Center staff. Space is limited. To register and for more information, call 561/297-3540 or email [email protected]

Lambda United — Lambda United, the gay/straight alliance of FAU will be holding discussing Gays In Politics at 7 p.m. in the Majestic Palm Room of the University Center. For more information, go to www.lambdaunited.com.

Friday, September 26

Career Workshop — The Career Development Center is holding its How To Network At Career Day Workshop from 2 to 3 p.m. in GCS 116. For more information, go to www.fau.edu/cdc.

Career Workshop — The Career Development Center is holding the Dress For Success Workshop from 2 to 3 p.m. in GCS 116. For more information, go to www.fau.edu/cdc.

Sunday, September 28

Music — The Music Series I will be playing at 3 p.m. at the University Theater. Come by to see Heather Coltman play the piano and Brian Neal at the trumpet. Tickets free for staff and students with ID, and $12 to $15 for the general public. For tickets, call the University Center Box office at 561/297-3737. For more information, please call 561/297-3820.

Monday, September 29

Career Development — The Graduate Networking Reception will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Grand Palm Room of the University Center. For more information, go to www.fau.edu/cdc.

Tuesday, September 30

Career Development — The Fall 2003 Career Day, sponsored by the Career Development Center, will take place in the Boca Gymnasium from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Stop by to learn of some great career opportunities. For more information, go to www.fau.edu/cdc.

Test Taking Clinic — The Be Your Best At Taking Tests Clinic will be held from 12 to 1:30 p.m. at the Student Health Conference Room, Student Services Building, SS8W. Exams are often a stressful part of college life. Learn strategies to reduce high levels of anxiety to help improve test preparation and performance. Workshops are free to FAU students and led by professional Counseling Center staff. Space is limited. To register and for more information, call 561/297-3540 or email [email protected]

SBD Workshop — The Small Business Development Center is holding the workshop entitled, Accurate Accounting Can Increase Your Bottom Line, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on the Boca campus. This workshop has a $25 registration fee. For more information, call 800/801-6520 or send an email to [email protected]

Wednesday, October 1

Career Workshop — The Career Development Center is holding its Interview Skills Workshop from 3 to 4 p.m. in SSB 222. For more information, go to www.fau.edu/cdc.

Thursday, October 2

Lambda United — Lambda United, the gay/straight alliance of FAU will be holding a general meeting at 7 p.m. in the Majestic Palm Room of the University Center. For more information, go to www.lambdaunited.com.

SBD Workshop — The Small Business Development Center is holding the Getting Your Business Up And Running Clinic from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Boca campus. This workshop has a $49 registration fee. For more information, call 800/801-6520 or send an email to [email protected]