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June 7 to June 13, 2004

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Monday, June 7,
to Friday, July 2

CUA's departments of education and art, the Ivymount School in Rockville, Md., and the Kreeger Museum in Washington, D.C., present "The City," an art exhibit featuring the work of five Ivymount students. The students, who are disabled and attend special-education classes, created a three-dimensional work of art based on a painting by French artist Jean Dubuffet. Salve Regina Gallery. Gallery hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information, call 202-319-5282.

Upcoming Events
Tuesday, June 15
12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m., the Life Cycle Institute presents as part of its brown bag lecture series "The Thought and Contribution of William Kerby, Early CUA Sociologist," by Anthony Blasi, professor, University of Tennessee. Life Cycle Institute, Room 201. For more information, call 202-319-5999.

Saturday, June 19
Last day of first five-week summer session.
Guests On Campus
Thursday, June 17,
to Sunday, June 20

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the CUA student chapter of ASCE and the concrete manufacturer Master Builders, Inc., will host the 2004 National Concrete Canoe Competition. Participants will stay in residence halls and dine at the Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center. For more information, call 202-319-5291.

Sunday, June 20,
to Friday, July 9

CUA hosts the 2004 Capitol Classic Debate Institute, a tournament for high school students from around the country. Various locations throughout campus. For more information, contact Ron Bratt at 202-319-5447.

Friday, June 25
8 p.m., the National Pastoral Life Center, which is devoted to promoting effective pastoral ministry, will hold its Sixth Annual Catholic Common Ground Initiative Lecture. Pryzbyla Center. For more information, call 202-319-5291.

Health & Safety
National Safety Month
June is National Safety Month and the start of the summer season. Thus, the Office of Environmental Health and Safety would like to remind the CUA community to take precautions against heat exhaustion. In the United States, more people die from extreme heat than from hurricanes, lightning, tornadoes, floods and earthquakes combined.

Please remember the following tips when outdoors:

¿ Avoid becoming overheated. Take a break from outdoor work or play every 15 to 20 minutes and drink plenty of water.

¿ Be alert for the early signs of heat illness: muscle cramps, intense thirst, headache, dizziness and nausea. Use sunscreen with an SPF of 15 or more, even on cloudy days. If possible, stay inside or in the shade between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.



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