Listings for August 30, 2010


Get out of your room…
Looking for someone to run with, or wanna find a way to burn off some extra holiday pounds? Join the FAU Runner’s Club! It’s your chance to meet new people and burn some serious calories. The club meets Wednesday evenings from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Boca campus’s track and field complex. For more info, e-mail Kyoto at [email protected].


Source:, personal announcements
Read that Rx!
Want to become one of those few gifted individuals who can demystify a doctor’s handwriting? Are you interested in drugs or how they interact with your body? Become a member of the Pre-Pharmacy club and enjoy benefits such as shadowing opportunities, volunteer hours, pharmacy school tours and presentations, PCAT prep, and discounts on Kaplan. For more info, e-mail [email protected]. To keep up to date on all club related information, add the club on Facebook and on your MyFAU Collegiate Link.
Go ahead and Psycho-analyze!

Happen to be a psych major who’s always trying to pick people’s brains (both left and right)? Want to meet others like yourself and learn about research opportunities? If you’re free between 5 and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays, come to the FAU Psychology Club meetings in the Sugar Palm Room of the Boca campus. Don’t second guess accepting the invite, just come. For info, contact Rachel Konnertu at [email protected].

FAU Career Day
If you’ve got some business attire, are an FAU student or alumni, and are in serious need of a job, then the FREE FAU Career Day and Technical Fair is a golden opportunity you can’t miss! On Sep. 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the FAU Arena of the Boca campus, a lengthy list of employers will be ready and waiting to hire people. Become one of those lucky people. Have your FAU ID or Alumni card and your FAU resume with you! For more info, call (561) 297-3533.
Get off campus …
Party Delux style
Say good-bye to the week’s troubles when you come to Delux, a nightclub and lounge in downtown Delray Beach. Enjoy the DJ’s wide variety of music, work it on the dance floor, and chat the night away on lounge chairs and even beds. This adult party paradise is open from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Don’t forget to dress in style. For more info, call (561) 279-4792.
Hang Ten
Always lived in Florida and never learned to surf? For shame! Luckily, if you’re an early riser or morning person, you can enjoy FREE surfing classes every Saturday starting at 7 a.m. at the Island Water Surf Sports Shop in Deerfield Beach. Bring protection against the sun, your towel, and someone who’ll enjoy the slapstick comedy of falling in the water with you.
Have a Heart Walk
Burn calories and help the community when you register for the Heart Walk, which will take place on Oct. 2 at the Meyer Amphitheater in West Palm Beach. Convince other people to join a worthy cause. Make it an event and register with your fellow club members. For more info or to register, visit  
John Mayer comes to Sunrise
If your Blackberry isn’t the only one who loves John Mayer, then come and hear him sing at West Palm Beach’s Cruzan Amphitheatre on Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. Whether you’re a new or long-time fan, listen to his songs and rediscover his musical charm and entrancing melodies. For more info or tickets, visit
Get a gig…
T-mobile retail sales associate
Stay connected…to a steady line of income that is! T-mobile is looking for retail sales representatives for part-time shifts. If you’ve got previous retail experience apply now! Help sell the latest technology. For more info, go to
Halloween City in search of managers
If you’re looking for a job that allows you a flexible schedule and/or is hiring for a season, then apply to Halloween City. Be in charge of fun and exciting costume sales! Love dressing up for Halloween? Then apply and enjoy the hefty employee discount on costumes and other merchandize! To apply, visit
Kool Kash at Kohl’s
If you have a flexible schedule, good verbal skills and are energetic, then Kohl’s wants to hire you. Experience is preferred but not necessary. Part-time and full-time positions are available. To apply, or for more info, visit
Get free money…
Got a sci-fi or fantasy story in the works?

If you write original science fiction or fantasy short stories, the L. Ron Hubbards Writers of the Future essay contest wants your submission for a chance to win $1,000 and be eligible to win the grand prize along with $5,000. Entries may be up to 17,000 words in length. The deadline is Sep. 30. For more info and contest guidelines, visit

Random listing of the week…
In search of the next pop star

Dream of being featured in an MTV “My Crib” episode? Want to be so rich that you use $100 bills to fan the heat away? If you’ve got singing talent that could make Simon Cowell blush with envy and are at least 18, audition to be the next Palm Beach Pop Star. Submit a video that showcases your fabulously talented self to [email protected] or belt out some breathtaking tunes at the open call on Sep. 15 and 29 at the John Bull English Pub. For more info and guidelines, visit