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For Your Benefit

Announcements
Interim Arrangements for Business Services Operations

Revised Summer Hours for Raymond A. DuFour Center
Basketball Camp
Baseball Camp

Calendar

Tuesday, June 21, to Sunday, June 26
The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music's Ward Center Summer Music Program and the Church Music Association of America present their Summer Music Colloquium XV. "Liturgical Music and the Restoration of the Sacred" is aimed at parish organists, choirmasters and priest celebrants who seek instruction in clinics on choral music (in Latin and English) and Gregorian chant used in sung liturgies. Various locations in the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music. For more information, contact 202-319-5420 or rskeris@cua.edu.


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Guests on Campus

Greater Washington Suzuki Institute
The Greater Washington Suzuki String Institute, a program that teaches instrumentalists the musical pedagogy of master violinist Shinichi Suzuki, will be held June 21-25 on the CUA campus for the ninth consecutive year. Approximately 120 participants are expected. A Teacher Training Institute takes place June 18 to 26. For more information, visit www.sagwa.org/GWSI2001Intro.html.


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Upcoming Events

Monday, June 27, to Friday, July 15
The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music's Ward Center Summer Music Program presents its summer workshop "Church and Music," aimed at classroom music teachers, home-schoolers and beginners in Gregorian chant. Various locations in the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music. For more information, contact 202-319-5420 or rskeris@cua.edu.


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For Your Benefit

Retirement Plan Consultation

CUA encourages employees to begin planning and saving for retirement early in their careers.  The university sponsors and contributes to a defined contribution retirement plan administered through TIAA-CREF, the largest private pension plan in the United States.  To facilitate early and continuous retirement planning on the part of employees, CUA has arranged with TIAA-CREF for a financial consultant to meet one-on-one with employees who would like to review their current retirement savings strategies or get expert assistance for developing a plan.

 

TIAA-CREF will be conducting one-on-one counseling sessions at the university on the following dates:

 

June 21

July 19

August 16

September 20 and 21

October 18 and 19

November 8 and 9

December 6

 

Counseling sessions will be held in the Leahy Hall first-floor conference room from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.  To schedule an appointment, please visit TIAA-CREF's Web site at www.tiaa-cref.org/moc or call Juanita Hill at 202-637-8917.

 

If you have questions or would like additional information, feel free to contact Maria Green-Hawkins or Sherill Sampson at 202-319-5050.


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Announcements

Interim Arrangements for Business Services Operation
Julie Englund, vice president for finance and administration, announces that, with Chuck Mann's departure, several changes will be made in the oversight of the Office of Busienss Services until a new associate vice president for business services is recruited. Effective Monday, June 20, 2005, the changes described below will take place.

Laura J. Sweet, who is currently director of business systems and support at CUA, has agreed to serve as the interim associate vice president for business services. She will be responsible for overseeing purchasing, property management, risk management, business systems and food services. She will also provide project management services during the implementation of the new PeopleSoft human resources and payroll systems implementation.

 

Laura began her career at CUA in 1990. She has served in the positions of assistant controller, director of student accounts and assistant controller, and director of grants and contracts for 10 years, and in 1997 served as the interim controller for several months. In 2002, she became director of business systems and support, working on the installation of the PeopleSoft financial and student systems, and most recently, the new human resources and payroll system.

 

The Office of Human Resources, under the direction of Barbara Coughlin, will report directly to Julie Englund. The Office of Payroll, headed by Rochell Raymond, will report on an interim basis to the controller and assistant treasurer, Sheri Hardison.

Revised Summer Hours for Raymond A. DuFour Center
The Department of Athletics announces that summer hours for the Raymond A. DuFour Center have been revised. The athletic center is now open Monday through Thursday, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Friday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The pool is open Monday through Friday, from noon to 5 p.m. For more information, contact the Department of Athletics at 202-319-5286.

Basketball Camp
The Catholic University Boys and Girls Basketball Camp for ages 8 to 16 has two sessions this summer: Monday, June 20, to Friday, June 24; and Monday, June 27, to Friday, July 1, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Adult supervision is provided from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the convenience of working parents. Several local sports celebrities are scheduled to appear daily as guest speakers. Swimming pool is also available. The cost for the camp is $180 and includes a Catholic University Basketball Camp T-shirt. Group discouts are also available. For more information, contact Catholic University Coach Steve Howes at 202-319-6046.

Baseball Camp
CUA head baseball Coach Ross Natoli conducts his 18th annual instructional baseball camp Monday, July 11, to Friday, July 15, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The camp welcomes boys and girls, ages 8 to 18, of all abilities and experience levels. Cost is $250. Professional instruction and live games are supervised by college and high school coaches and Washington, D.C.-area college players. Emphasis is on fundamentals. Personal videotaping and supervised swimming are included. Free adult supervision available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for the convenience of working parents. Group/team discounts available. Registration is limited. For more information or to request a brochure, contact Ross Natoli at 202-319-6092 or natoli@cua.edu. Brochures and applications also are available at http://athletics.cua.edu.



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