Monday, Oct. 13
Columbus Day. Holiday.
Monday, Oct. 13; Wednesday, Oct. 15; and Friday Oct. 17
9 a.m. to noon, the Center for the Study of Culture and Values hosts the international seminar “Sacred and Secular: Complementary and/or Conflictual.” This week's discussion (the final one) will center on the effort to elaborate a new paradigm capable of enabling the sacred and the secular to be complementary rather than conflictual. Gibbons Hall, B12. For more information, contact Rev. George F. McLean at 202-319-5910 or email@example.com.
Wednesday, Oct. 15
9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., the Office of Career Services will hold Walk-In Wednesday for quick resume critiques in preparation for the Fall Career Fair on Oct. 16. Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center, Room 202. For more information, call 202-319-5623.
12:30 p.m., the Life Cycle Institute presents "The Catholic Social Imagination: Activism and the Just Society," by Joe Palacios, assistant professor of sociology, Georgetown University. Maloney Hall, Room 302B. This lecture is part of Life Cycle's annual Brown Bag Lunch series. For more information, call 202-319-5999.
3:10 p.m., the Center for Academic Success sponsors the workshop “Foreign Language Study — Speak, Memorize, Study and Pass.” Pryzbyla Center, Room 351. Enroll online at http://success.cua.edu/ or in the Center for Academic Success office, Pryzbyla Center, Room 201, or by phone at 202-319-5655.
5:15 p.m., the Securities Law Program and Securities Law Students Association present "The Regulation of Investment Banks and Current Market Dislocation," by Erik R. Sirri, director of the Division of Trading and Markets, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Columbus School of Law, Slowinski Courtroom. Reception to follow. For more information, contact Constantia Dedoulis at 202-319-6081 or Dedoulis@law.edu.
6 to 7 p.m., the Office of Career Services hosts an information session by Northrop Grumman for students majoring in information systems. Freshmen are encouraged to attend and explore possibilities of internships. All students are invited to attend. Pryzbyla Center, Room 323. For more information, call 202-319-5623.
Thursday, Oct. 16
11 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Office of Career Services will hold the Fall Career Fair. More than 55 organizations will be in attendance offering spring/summer internships, summer jobs and jobs for May graduates. All students and alumni are invited to attend. Pryzbyla Center, Great Room. For a list of organizations planning to attend, visit http://careers.cua.edu.
12:10 p.m., the Center for Academic Success sponors a workshop, “Foreign Language Study — Speak, Memorize, Study and Pass.” Pryzbyla Center, Room 351. Enroll online at http://success.cua.edu/ or in the Center for Academic Success office, Pryzbyla Center, Room 201, or by phone at 202-319-5655.
Thursday, Oct. 16, through Sunday, Oct. 19
The Department of Drama presents "The Serpent Woman" by Carlo Gozzi, directed by Jay Brock, Master of Fine Arts candidate in the directing program. Performances take place on Oct. 16, 17 and 18 at 7:30 p.m. and on Oct. 18 and 19 at 2 p.m. The performance on Oct. 18 at 2 p.m. will be sign-language interpreted. Tickets are $12 for general admission, $8 for senior citizens and CUA alumni, and $5 for students. Hartke Theatre. For more information, call 202-319-4000 or go to http://drama.cua.edu.
Friday, Oct. 17
2 p.m., the School of Philosophy presents "The Role of Metaphysics in Theology according to Godfrey of Fontaines," by Stephen Brown, professor of theology at Boston College. This lecture is part of the "Metaphysical Themes, In Honor of John F. Wippel" lecture series. Aquinas Hall, Auditorium. For more information, contact the Office of the Dean at 202-319-5259 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
2 p.m., the Columbus School of Law's Middle East Religious Dialogue Program, the Life Cycle Institute and CUA's Peace and Justice Studies Program co-sponsor "Islam and the 'Other': The View of an Israeli Muslim Cleric," a lecture by Ghassan Manasra, imam and sheik of the Quadi Sufi Center, director of the Anwar Il-Salaam, and teacher of Sufi Philosophy and Islam. Columbus School of Law, Room 220. Please R.s.v.p. by Tuesday, Oct. 14, to Constantia Dedoulis at email@example.com.
Friday, Oct. 17; Saturday, Oct. 18; Friday, Oct. 24; Saturday, Oct. 25; and Sunday, Oct. 26
The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music Presents Stephen Sondheim's "Sweeney Todd," directed by Jane Pesci-Townsend with N. Thomas Pendersen as music director. Performances will take place on Oct. 17, 18, 24 and 25 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 26 at 2 p.m. Ward Recital Hall. Tickets are $20 for general admission, $10 for CUA faculty and staff and any college students bearing ID. For more information, call 202-319-5416.
Saturday, Oct. 18
10:30 a.m., the Office of Career Services and Kaplan, Inc., are co-sponsoring free GRE, LSAT, MCAT and GMAT practice tests for CUA students, alumni, faculty and staff. Hannan Hall. Pre-registration is required. For more information and to sign up, go to http://careers.cua.edu and click on Upcoming Events.
Sunday, Oct. 19
The Office of University Admissions hosts an undergraduate open house for prospective students. For more information, contact Christine Mica at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://admissions.cua.edu/undergrad/visiting/openhouse.html.
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