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Through May
University Archives presents "Intellect and Virtue: A Catholic Tradition," an exhibit of items related to Catholic saints, educators, and social justice advocates who embody intellect and virtue through their educational and professional mission of helping those in need. The theme of the exhibit is tied to President John Garvey's inaugural theme, "Intellect and Virtue: The Idea of a Catholic University." It will be on display in the John K. Mullen of Denver Memorial Library, May Gallery, until mid-February, at which time it will move to the library lobby. The exhibit is free and open to the public. For more information, call 202-319-5065.

Monday, Jan. 10
Classes open for the spring semester.

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 Athletics

Sunday, Jan. 16
1 p.m., the swimming team hosts the United States Merchant Marine Academy. Raymond A. DuFour Athletic Center, pool. 

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 Campus Ministry

University Mass Schedule
Daily University Masses resume on Monday, Jan. 10. Masses are held at 12:10 p.m. in Mary, Mirror of Justice Chapel (Columbus School of Law) and at 12:15 and 5:10 p.m. in Caldwell Chapel.

There will be no University Masses on Monday, Jan. 17, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

Praise and Adoration
Praise and Worship Adoration will take place every Wednesday at 9 p.m. in Caldwell Chapel beginning Jan. 12. Confessions will follow.


MLK Day of Service
On Monday, Jan. 17, faculty, staff, and students are invited to spend a day serving others by preparing food, painting murals, and beautifying local schools (indoor and outdoor weather permitting). Students can sign up at http://service.cua.edu. Faculty and staff should R.s.v.p to Emjolee Mendoza Waters, associate campus minister, at mendozae@cua.edu.

Pro-Life Hospitality for the Annual March for Life
Campus Ministry is in need of volunteers to help host more than 1,200 pilgrims traveling to campus for the 2011 March for Life. Volunteers will assist with registration, the overnight stay in the DuFour Center, meals, and the Vigil for Life Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. Students can sign up in Campus Ministry; after House Mass adoration and Sunday Masses; or online at http://ministry.cua.edu. For more information, e-mail Kerry McNamara at 32mcnamara@cardinalmail.cua.edu or Jamila Evans, associate campus minister, at evansj@cua.edu.

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Upcoming Events

Monday, Jan. 17
Martin Luther King Jr. Day. University closed.

Tuesday, Jan. 18
4:15 p.m., President John Garvey will host a faculty roundtable “What Faith Has to Do with Intellectual Life,” one in a series of inaugural year events. The roundtable will be moderated by Monsignor Robert S. Sokolowski, the Elizabeth Breckenridge Caldwell Professor of Philosophy. The other panelists are J. Steven Brown, associate professor of mechanical engineering; Joseph E. Capizzi, associate professor and area director of moral theology/ethics; Ann T. Cederna, associate dean for graduate studies and professor for the School of Architecture and Planning; Lucia A. Silecchia, professor of law at the Columbus School of Law; and Ernest F. Suarez, professor and chair of the Department of English. Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center, Great Room. For more information, visit http://president.cua.edu/inauguration/faculty-roundtable.cfm.

6:30 p.m., the Office of Campus Activities presents "Pomp and Special Circumstances: Inauguration of a CUA President," by Mimi Schuttloffel, associate professor of educational administration and policy studies. This lecture is part of the Dialogue on Demand Series. Pryzbyla Center, Room 323. For more information, visit http://activities.cua.edu/dialogue.cfm.

Thursday, Jan. 20
10:30 to 11:30 a.m., the Office of the Vice President of Finance presents a seminar by SunTrust on the mortgage industry. SunTrust representatives will touch on what’s changing in the mortgage industry, how important credit is, and how to understand the current condition of one's mortgage. Pryzbyla Center, Room 323. For more information or to R.s.v.p., contact Renell Lewis at 202-319-6445 or lewis@cua.edu.

Sunday, Jan. 23
9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., The Office of Admissions hosts an open house. For more information, visit http://admissions.cua.edu/undergrad/visiting/openhouse.html.

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Announcements

Winter Baseball Camps
Catholic University Head Baseball Coach Ross Natoli will conduct advanced development baseball camps for players ages 8 to 18. Camps will take place on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays through Feb. 13. Group and team discounts are available. Discounts are also available for children of CUA faculty and staff. Registration is limited. For more information, call Natoli at 202-319-6092 or e-mail
natoli@cua.edu. A brochure and application are available at www.collegebaseballcamps.com/CU.

Update Home Addresses
The offices of human resources and payroll ask all employees to submit updated home addresses, if they have changed, so they can receive university mailings (including W-2s) in a timely manner. Changes can be made by filling out the top half of the Employee Data Form and sending it to the human resources office in Leahy Hall, Room 170. The employee’s signature is required for an address change.

Is CUA Open or Closed?
The Office of Public Affairs wishes to remind faculty, staff, and students how to find out about the closing or delayed opening of Catholic University because of inclement weather. The quickest ways to find out are to check the CUA website at www.cua.edu or to call the university’s main number — 202-319-5000. The information is available through those two sources by 6 a.m. on days when weather conditions are extremely poor. In addition, CUA contacts all local TV outlets and major radio stations.

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For Your Benefit

New Staff
New employees recently joined the staff of Catholic University. The Office of Human Resources invites the university community to see who was hired and read other helpful information for new CUA employees. 

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This Week @ CUA is published weekly. To submit items for inclusion, visit http://publicaffairs.cua.edu/newsandinfo/submissions.cfm.
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The next issue will begin Monday, Jan. 17, 2011.
The deadline is 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011.

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Last Revised 11-Jan-11 04:35 PM.