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Monday, Nov. 2, through Monday, Nov. 9
Monday, Nov. 2
12:10 p.m., the Department of Biology Graduate Seminar Series presents "Protein Quality Control and Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress: New Target for Cancer Therapy” by Yihong Ye, tenure track investigator, Laboratory of Molecular Biology, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health. McCort-Ward Hall, Room 215. For more information, contact Nathalie Dautin at 202-319-5278 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
12:15 p.m., the University Commemoration of the Faithful Departed will be celebrated in Caldwell Chapel. For more information, call 202-319-5575.
5:15 p.m., the Center for the Study of Early Christianity presents "Illness, Sainthood and Meaning in Egyptian Monastic Narrative," by Andrew Crislip, professor of history at Virginia Commonwealth University. McMahon Hall, Room 300. For more information, contact Lani Mullaney at 202-319-5794.
Tuesday, Nov. 3
Wednesday, Nov. 4
Noon to 6 p.m., the Zeta Mu Chapter of Alpha Phi Omega, the National Co-ed Service Fraternity, hosts a Blood Drive. Pryzbyla Center, Great Room. Donors can sign up in the Pryzbyla Center on Nov. 2 and 3 or at https://www.membersforlife.org/rccm/bdc/login.php with Sponsor Code 13918. For more information, contact Jenni Tyliszczak at email@example.com or 203-520-8853.
12:10 to 1:10 p.m., the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies presents "What Do Catholic Elementary and Secondary Students Know About Their Faith?" by John Convey, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Professor of Education. The lecture is part of the Brown Bag series. Maloney Hall, Room 302. For more information, contact Woinishet Negash at 202-319-5962 or 202-319-5999.
4:30 p.m., the Office of Campus Activities presents "Who Is the American Voter in the Age of Obama?" by John Kenneth White, professor of politics, as part of the Dialogue on Demand series. Pryzbyla Center, Room 327. For more information, go to http://activities.cua.edu/dialogue.cfm.
Thursday, Nov. 5
2 p.m., the Graduate Student Association and Department of Politics sponsor "Natural Law, Freedom of Conscience and American Constitutionalism," by James Stoner, professor of political science, Louisiana State University. Pryzbyla Center, Room 351. Light refreshments will follow. For more information, call 202-319-5803.
4 p.m., the Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family hosts a lecture on “Food Production and Family-Friendly Farming (Everything I Want to Do is Illegal)” by Joel Salatin of Polyface Farms in Swoope, Va. McGivney Hall, Keane Auditorium. This event is free of charge, but tickets are required. For information or to reserve a ticket, call 202-526-3799 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
6 p.m., the School of Library and Information Science presents “The World Digital Library” by Allene Hayes, digital projects coordinator for the Library of Congress. Marist Hall, Room 132. For more information, contact David Shumaker, clinical associate professor, at email@example.com.
Friday, Nov. 6
2 p.m., the School of Philosophy sponsors "We Don't Do Truth," by John Rist of the University of Toronto and the Istituto Patristico Augustinianum. This is the 10th lecture of the Fall 2009 Lecture Series, "The Issue of Truth — In Honor of Robert Sokolowski." Aquinas Hall, Auditorium. For more information, call 202-319-5259, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://philosophy.cua.edu.
Saturday, Nov. 7
University Commemoration of the Faithful Departed
Campuswide Capture the Flag
Attention All Eagle Scouts
Tuesday, Nov. 10
20th Anniversary of the Collapse of the Berlin Wall
Veterans Day Honors at Halftime
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H1N1 Vaccine Resource for CUA Employees
Employees will be able to pick up their information packets at the sessions on Oct. 28 and 29. After these sessions, the remaining packets will be mailed.
Work/Life Seminars for Faculty and Staff
For more information visit http://humanresources.cua.edu/training/.
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