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Upcoming Events


Instructional Basketball Camp
Fire Alarm and Sprinkler Testing
Spring Issue of CUA Libraries Online


Tuesday, May 2, to Saturday, May 6
Final examination period.

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Monday, May 8
6 p.m., the Department of English presents a reading by CUA alumus Keith Donohue from his new novel The Stolen Child. Copies of the novel will be available for sale after the reading. Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center, Room 321. For more information, contact Robert Mahony, professor, at 202-319-5488 or

Tuesday, May 9
10 a.m. to 12 p.m., the Office of Equal Opportunity presents "EEO and Diversity Training," a seminar that will address discrimination, sexual harassment, diversity and other important topics.  Pryzbyla 323. The seminar will also be offered on July 11, September 12, and November 14. The training is available to all employees, but employees must call or e-mail the Office of Equal Opportunity to register for the seminar in advance. For more information or to register, call 202-319-6594 or contact Janet Mudd, director of the Office of Equal Opportunity, at

Friday, May 12
4 p.m. Baccalaureate Mass. Great Upper Church, Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

Saturday, May 13
10 a.m. Commencement. University Mall in front of the east entrance to the Basilica. For more information, visit and

Monday, May 15
Summer Sessions begin. 

Saturday, May 27
2 p.m., Columbus School of Law commencement, Great Upper Church, Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

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Instructional Basketball Camp
The CUA men's basketball program will conduct an instructional basketball summer camp for boys ages 8 to 16. There will be two sessions of the camp. The first session will be held from June 19 to 23, and the second will be held from June 26 to 30. The camp runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. The cost of the camp is $185. For more information or to request a brochure, contact Steve Howes, head coach of the men's basketball team, at 202-319-6046 or

Fire Alarm and Sprinkler Testing
In accordance with the Fire Code requirements adopted by the District of Columbia, the Office of Environmental Health and Safety and Chesapeake Protection Services Inc. will conduct the annual fire alarm and fire sprinkler equipment testing throughout campus during the weeks of May 8, May 16 and June 6. Testing will not be conducted on Friday, May 12, or Monday, May 15, due to Commencement exercises.

Spring Issue of CUA Libraries Online
The spring 2006 edition of CUA Libraries Online is now available at It includes the following features:

* CUA Libraries Introduce Instant Messaging Reference Service
* Celebrate GreenDC Week at Mullen Library
* Introducing the Suggestion Box
* Stump the Librarian
* Checking in with...Reference and Instructional Services
* Semitics/ICOR Library Becomes an APIS Partner

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This Week @ CUA is published weekly during the academic year. Please submit items to the Office of Public Affairs.
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