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June 14 to June 20, 2004

Monday, June 14,
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.

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.

Upcoming Events
Saturday, June 26
Last day of first six-week summer session.

Monday, June 28
First day of second sessions of summer classes.

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.

CUA Basketball Camp
This summer Catholic University will hold its 12th annual Boys and Girls Basketball Camp for children ages 8 to 16. The camp will be divided into two sessions: one from Monday, June 21, to Friday, June 25, and the other from Monday, July 5, to Friday, July 9.

The sessions will last from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and take place at the Raymond A. DuFour (athletic) Center. Adult supervision will be provided from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the convenience of working parents. Several local sports celebrities are scheduled to appear as guest speakers. Swimming will also be available.

The cost for the camp is $170 and includes a Catholic University Basketball Camp T-shirt. Group discounts are also available.

For more information, please call Maggie Lonergan, head coach, women's basketball, at 202-319-4951.

Summer Fitness Classes
CUA's Lifetime Activities and Leisure Studies Program is offering summer fitness opportunities in June and July. On Mondays, Pilates classes will be held from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at $10 per class or $70 for the summer; on Tuesdays and Thursdays, weight training and conditioning classes will be held from noon to 1 p.m. at $5 per class or $70 for the summer. Raymond A. DuFour (athletic) Center, Second Floor Dance Studio. For more information, contact Jone Dowd at 202-319-6043.
For Your Benefit
Optum Changes Name to LifeEra
Optum, CUA's Employee Assistance Program, has changed its name to LifeEra, Inc. However, there are no changes to service delivery, product components or other program attributes.

LifeEra can provide assistance, consultation, information and referrals on a wide range of issues, including:

- housing options for an aging parent
- financial planning to eliminate credit card debt
- advice for relationship problems
- counseling for depression
- pet sitting resources for the business traveler
- legal advice for an illegal eviction
- coaching to resolve workplace conflicts
- education resources for expanding job skills
- locating an available childcare center near your home

Employee use of these services is confidential. To access LifeEra's services, call 877-747-7126. For questions about EAP benefits, contact the Office of Human Resources at 202-319-5050.

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