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Tuesday, July 8
5:30 p.m., the School of Architecture and Planning presents, “Willing Paradises,” by Bryan Mackay-Lyons, partner, Mackay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects Limited and GHOST Studio, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Edward M. Crough Center for Architectural Studies, Koubek Auditorium. The lecture is free and open to the public and offers AIA Continuing Education learning units. For more information, contact Luis Boza, assistant professor for architecture and planning, at 202-319-6861 or boza@cua.edu.

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Tuesday, July 29
5:30 p.m., the School of Architecture and Planning presents, “Pedagogies: From Drawing to Making,” by Nader Tehrani, associate professor of architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology School of Architecture and Planning, and principal, Office dA, Boston. Crough Center for Architectural Studies, Koubek Auditorium. The lecture is free and open to the public and offers AIA Continuing Education learning units. For more information, contact Luis Boza, assistant professor for architecture and planning, at 202-319-6861 or boza@cua.edu.

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ALERT — Water Shut-off Monday Night
The DC Water and Sewer Authority (WASA) will be shutting the water off to the 6-inch water line that runs through the Opus Hall construction site on Monday night, July 7, to install the 8-inch water line to Opus Hall. To minimize disruption to campus activities, this work is scheduled to take place overnight between the hours of 11 p.m. Monday and 5 a.m. Tuesday. The following buildings may experience a water outage during this time:
-Flather Hall
-Millennium North and South
-Ryan Hall
-Regan Hall
-St. Vincent Chapel
-Health and Fitness Center
-Centennial Village
-Aquinas Hall
-Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center
-Columbus School of Law
For questions or concerns, contact the Facilities Service Center at 202-319-5121 or e-mail CUA-FMO@cua.edu.

New Holiday Schedule for 2008/2009
The Office of Human Resources has established the 2008-2009 holiday schedule for the upcoming academic year. Visit http://humanresources.cua.edu/benefits/holidays0809.cfm to access the schedule. For more information, contact the the Office of Human Resources at 202-319-5050. 

Exempt Employee Vacation Leave Carry Over — IMPORTANT UPDATE
The Office of Human Resources thanks all exempt employees who completed and submitted their requests and plans to use Fiscal Year 2008 vacation leave carry-over hours. Please note that the vacation leave carry-over hours should appear correctly stated on your June 2008 pay stub. The vacation leave hours stated on the June pay stub should include the Fiscal Year 2008 carry-over hours plus the hours earned during May and June 2008 (minus any hours used during May and June 2008). Questions should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at 202-319-5050.

Office Equipment for Sale
The Office of Asset Inventory is selling two laptop computers and several laser printers. The office provides no guarantees or warranties on service or conditions of this equipment. The equipment is only available for viewing upon appointment. For more information, call Andrew Wolf at 202-319-6402.

Summer Specials in the Food Court
The Office of Dining Services is offering several summer specials.
On Mondays, customers can purchase any Starbucks beverage and then present the dated receipt to receive 
20 percent off purchases at the Food Court.
On Tuesdays —  Taco Tuesday —  customers can purchase a taco salad and receive a free jumbo cookie.
On Wednesdays, customers can buy a slice of pizza and then purchase the second slice at half-price.
On Thursdays Thirsty Thursday —  customers can receive a free 22-ounce beverage with any purchase over $5.
On Fridays, breakfast is served all day.
For more information, visit www.cua.campusdish.com.

PeopleSoft Upgrade
The Center for Planning and Information Technology has made substantial progress on the PeopleSoft Student Administration System and Human Resources System upgrade project. The new version, PeopleSoft 9, will come online Monday, Aug. 4. If you wish to learn more about this project and the upgrade itself, please visit: http://computing.cua.edu/infosys. If you have any questions or comments about this upgrade, send an e-mail to CUA-PeopleSoftUpgrade@cua.edu.


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