Monday, Oct. 6
Noon to 1 p.m., the Office of Career Services presents an information session about a Booz Allen Hamilton Consulting club. See Announcements.
5:30 p.m., the School of Architecture and Planning presents "The Cube in the Desert," a lecture by Javier Artadi, Artadi Arquitectos, Lima, Peru, and professor, Peruvian University of Applied Sciences. Koubek Auditorium, Edward M. Crough Center for Architectural Studies. This lecture is part of the School of Architecture and Planning's Fall lecture series in cooperation with the Embassy of Peru. For more information, contact Temple Washington, associate professor of practice, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, Oct. 6; Wednesday, Oct. 8; and Friday, Oct. 10
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 will center on the thought of Paul Ricoeur and Mircea Eliade's, The Sacred and the Profane. Gibbons Hall, B12. For more information, contact Rev. George F. McLean at 202-319-5910 or email@example.com.
Tuesday, Oct. 7
4:30 to 5:30 p.m., the Columbus School of Law Institute for Communications Law Studies presents "Convergence or Collision? Communications Law in the 21st Century," by Donna Coleman Gregg, communications scholar-in-residece and visiting assocate professor. Columbus School of Law, Slowinski Courtroom. For more information, contact Constantia Dedoulis at 202-319-6081 or Dedoulis@law.edu.
7:30 p.m., as part of Disability Awareness Month, there will be a screening of "Praying with Lior," a documentary about a young boy with Down syndrome preparing for his Bar Mitzvah. Before and after the movie, a discussion will be led by the film's director, Ilana Trachtman. Also prior to the movie, winners for the best resident assistant bulletin board contest will be announced. Pryzbyla Center, Great Room. People needing accommodations (including alternative formats and interpreters or transcribers) should contact the Office of Disability Support Services at 202-319-5211 or firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements.
Thursday, Oct. 9
Noon-1 p.m., the Office of Career Services presents an information session about Prudential Financial internship and full-time employment opportunities in insurance, investments and real extate led by a CUA alumnus. All students and alumni are welcome. Pryzbyla Center, Room 323. Pre-registration is required. To register, visit http://careers.cua.edu, call 202-319-5623 or stop by the career services office in the Pryzbyla Center, Room 202.
5 p.m., the School of Library and Information Science presents a colloquium on "Achieving Relevance: School Library Media Programs in the 21st Century," with Gail Bailey, director of school library media programs for the Montgomery County (Md.) Public Schools. Marist Hall, Room 132. For more information, contact David Shumaker, associate professor, at email@example.com.
5:15 p.m., the Center for the Study of Early Christianity presents "Gestures and Objects of Devotion in Early Christian Pilgrimage," by Blake Leyerle, John Cardinal O'Hara Associate Professor of Theology at the University of Notre Dame. Pryzbyla Center, Great Room A. Light refreshments to follow. For more information, call Lani Mullaney at 202-319-5795.
9:30 p.m. as part of Disability Awareness Month, join a discussion on The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards (available in the CUA Bookstore). Pryzbyla Center, Starbucks. This discussion will be continued at the same time and place on Oct. 16, 23 and 30. For more information, call 202-319-5211.
Friday, Oct. 10
2 p.m., the School of Philosophy presents "Mind and Body in the Life to Come," by Marilyn McCord Adams, Oxford University. 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.
Friday, Oct. 10, and Saturday, Oct. 11
Homecoming & Reunions Weekend 2008, celebrating 10 reunion years: 1958, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998 and 2003. Go to www.cuatoday.com for more information and see Homecoming & Reunions in Announcements.
Sunday, Oct. 12
8 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents the Chancellor's Concert performed by CUA's University Chorus, with Robert Grogan and Jonathan Laird on organ and conducted by Leo Nestor, Justine Bayard Ward Professor of Music. Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle, 1725 Rhode Island Ave. N.W. For more information, call 202-319-5416.
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