02/16- Events highlighting the nation's engineers will include opportunities for would-be engineers to polish their resumes with help from Career Services, a special Innovation Challenge and keynote talk by Juanita Harris, Ph.D., director of weapons development and integration for the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research's Development and Engineering Center.
02/16- More than 10 volunteer organizations will be available to meet with students at fair sponsored by Alpha Sigma Nu.
02/16- Students are encouraged to network and carry multiple copies of their resumes with them when they explore possible job opportunities at the Spring Career Fair on Wednesday, Feb. 21.
02/16- SLU's chapter of Toastmasters International will hold a special open house meeting this week for those interested in improving their leadership and professional communication skills.
02/16- The University will recognize its faculty and staff donors with several events including a luncheon with University President Fred P. Pestello, Ph.D.
02/15- Lynn Pasquerella, Ph.D., president of the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU), will speak as part of the Conversations for the Decade Ahead series on Wednesday, Feb. 21.
02/15- Short voicemail and telephone outages are possible during the work period.
02/15- The supplemental student enrichment program is open to undergraduates from all fields who want to deepen their understanding of global issues while enhancing their intercultural skills and engagement.
02/15- Some of the nation's most gifted high school students began their visits to SLU on Thursday, Feb. 15. They will be on campus through the weekend as part of the interview process, and SLU faculty, staff and students are encouraged to make them and their families welcome.
02/15- Intermittent service outages are expected between 1 and 5 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 16.
02/15- Abigail Lowe, registered dietitian, will present on evidence-based methods for keeping weight-loss resolutions next week. Those attending the talk can earn Vitality points.
02/15- Mark Thibodeax, S.J., author of Armchair Mysic: Easing into Contemplative Prayer and other books, will give the next lecture in the series celebrating Jesuit influence in American spiritual life later this month.
02/15- The week will feature collaborative panels, displays and educational events exploring the diversity of faiths present on both schools' campuses and in the greater St. Louis area.
02/13- Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology has hosted the monthly contests since 2011 in partnership with the John Cook School of Business and Kern Entrepreneurship Education Network. Teams have just over an hour to create, build and test solutions to challenge ranging from communicatons to innovative products to assist with humanitarian aid efforts.
02/13- The next forum in the series based around SLU's Strategic Enrolmment Management efforts will take place on Thursday, Feb. 15.
02/13- The September conference, part of SLU's bicentennial celebrations, is accepting abstracts of scholarly works or projects related to health and social justice until Thursday, March 1. Proposals for individual papers, workshops or posters will be accepted.
02/13- SLU students, faculty and staff members can purchase fee-less tickets for the March 2 concert featuring Lorde, Run the Jewels and Tove Styrke using an offer code.
02/13- The English department is seeking essay submissions from undergraduate students for its annual contest. Submissions are due by Monday, March 19.
02/13- SLU's chapter of Sigma Xi, the international scientific research honor society, is accepting abstracts for its May symposium until Friday, March 23.
02/13- Davis, Distinguished Professor Emerita in the History of Consciousness at the University of California, Santa Cruz, will deliver the address as SLU continues to mark Black History Month at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 14, in the Wool Ballroom, Busch Student Center.
02/09- David Attis, Ph.D., an academic affairs expert and managing director of strategic research with EAB, a best practices firm dedicated to helping institutions fulfill their missions and enable all students to succeed, will speak on Tuesday, Feb. 13, as part of Transforming SLU’s “Conversations for the Decade Ahead” speaker series.
02/09- Students can receive professional head shots through the new LinkedIn photo booth along with resume advice from Career Services on Thursday, Feb.15.
02/09- The survey will be emailed to SLU faculty and staff members and will examine many aspects of working at SLU. The survey will be open until Friday, Feb. 23. Results will be shared with the University community at town hall meetings in April.
02/09- The study will assess the level of leadership self-efficacy among female students, faculty and staff members within a higher education environment and will examine perceptions of leadership, leadership potential and barriers to professional advancement.
02/08- Services will take place at various chapels and at St. Francis Xavier College Church throughout the day on Wednesday, Feb. 14.
02/08- Barbara Natterson-Horowitz, M.D., of the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California-Los Angeles,this year's Alpha Omega Visiting Professor, will lecture for the Department of Pediatrics at its Student-Resident Conference and a special Grand Rounds session.
02/08- Students can submit abstracts for this year's Global and Local Social Justice Conference until Wednesday, Feb. 14.
02/08- The kitchen is kicking off its annual Raise the Dough initiative with a bake sale on Wednesday, Feb. 14.
02/06- Catch up on the SLU community's achievements including publications, presentations and more in the first month of 2018.
02/06- Graduates students from across the University can submit abstracts for paper and poster presentations to this year's Graduate Research Symposium in April. Abstracts are due by Thursday, Feb. 22.
02/06- The liturgy will honor the life of senior Tim Gruensfelder, an accounting major in the John Cook School of Business, who died on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018.
02/06- The study will focus on mother-son communication about breast cancer.
02/06- A quarter of the SLU community will receive the survey through an emailed link.
02/02- Those interested in organizing this year's traditional Mass celebrating SLU's graduating students will meet to plan the liturgy.
02/02- Campus Ministry will lead the SLU community in honoring the richness of SLU as a Ignatian institution with trivia nights, stories from SLU's Jesuits and teach-ins on immigration and church teaching.
02/02- Undergraduate and graduate students served as panelists and shared their experiences at the workshop on Wednesday, Jan. 31, discussing adjustment issues that first- and second-generation immigrant students face as they attend colleges and universities in the United States.
02/01- The awards from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) District VI honored the University's social media, writing in Universitas and alumni engagement campaigns among other communication and marketing efforts.
02/01- The study is examining the effect of a dietary supplement on exercise performance.
02/01- Those requesting on-campus housing for camps and conferences this summer must submit their requests by Friday, Feb. 9.
02/01- The brief survey will gather data about the SLU community's commuting patterns for the University's greenhouse gas inventory and other sustainability reporting.
02/01- New internet protection devices will be installed on Tuesday, Feb. 6. A total Internet outage is expected for a portion of the work period.
01/30- Tracy Chapman, Ph.D., dean of the School for Professional Studies, will begin her term as associate provost for distance education effective Thursday, Feb. 1. She will work to strengthen the scope and quality of SLU's online courses and programs.
01/30- SLU's Miracle Network Dance Marathon will is taking orders for its first benefit sale of 2018. Orders will be delivered on Tuesday, Feb. 13.
01/30- A new Security Awareness Training requirement will be listed on the Home tab in MySLU beginning on Thursday, Feb. 1. The training must be completed by Monday, April 30.
01/30- The series will run from March to May and focuses on leadership and opportunities for women in higher education. Space is limited and participation will be on a first-come, first-serve basis.
01/26- Auxiliary Bishop Mark S. Rivituso of the Archdiocese of St. Louis will consecrate the center's chapel on Tuesday, Jan. 30.
01/26- James L. Heft, S.M., a Marianist priest, historian and founding president of the Institute for Advanced Catholic Studies (IACS) at the University of Southern California, will speak as part of the "Conversations for the Decade Ahead" speaker series on Wednesday, Jan. 31.
01/26- New internet protection devices will be installed and a 30-minute outage is anticipated.
01/26- The SLU community can submit events for the sixth annual series that is co-hosted by the Atlas Program and the Political Round Table through Tuesday, Feb. 6.
01/25- Emergency service requests will still be processed by phone during the morning work period.
01/25- The SLU community can nominate outstanding alumni for both awards through March.
01/25- SLU faculty, staff and alumni are sought to help international students explore St. Louis and to act as mentors.
01/25- SLU will implement a new system for managing University contracts throughout this spring and summer.
01/25- Participants have five weeks to cover the same distance of an "ironman" triathlon by tracking their fitness activities including swimming, biking and walking.
01/25- Reservation forms sent out in December are due in February to hold spots for outstanding graduating students to present work at the April symposium.
01/25- Short telephone and voicemail outages may occur during the work window.
01/23- A service trip to El Salvador and discovering the beauty and community at weekly Mass in college led Christopher Collins, S.J., on his journey to becoming a Jesuit.
01/23- The two-day April event showcasing pediatrics research will feature a guest lecture and panel discussion with a visiting scholar. Abstracts for presentations at the event's research symposium are due by Friday, Jan. 26.
01/23- February deadlines for events and non-food booths for the annual program's week-long celebration of the global SLU community have been announced.
01/23- The study seeks to interview women who entered graduate school following time away from school after finishing their undergraduate educations.