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. 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 and chair of the Department of Education. This lecture is part of the Dialogue on Demand Series. Pryzbyla Center, Room 323. For more information, visit http://activities.cua.edu/dialogue.cfm.
Wednesday, Jan. 19
6:30 p.m., the Office of Campus Activities presents an Emerging Leaders Program discussion, Discover Leadership. An overview of the program will also be provided. Pryzbyla Center, Great Room C. For more information or to sign up to be an emerging leader, visit http://leadership.cua.edu/elp.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
12:35 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music's musicology colloquium presents “‘I Hear America Singing...:' Yankee Tunesmiths, Folksong, and the Creation of New Music During World War II” by Annegret Fauser, professor of music, the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Ward Hall, Room 211. For more information, contact Andrew H. Weaver, assistant professor, 202-319-5413.
4 p.m., CUAbroad will host an information session for the CUA Semester in Rome Program. Discounts of $2,500 are available. New classes will be offered in politics and international marketing in addition to the existing classes in art, classics, humanities, philosophy, theology and religious studies, and Italian. No previous knowledge of Italian is required. McMahon Hall, Room 111. For program information, visit http://cuabroad.cua.edu/programs/rome/index.cfm.
7:30 p.m., the Office of Campus Activities invites students to sign up for free tickets to the movie "The King's Speech" at E Street Cinema, 555 11th St., N.W., Washington, D.C. Students can register for tickets at http://activites.cua.edu/cuanitelive.
Friday, Jan. 21
2 p.m., the School of Philosophy presents "Plato's Philosophers," by Catherine Zuckert, Nancy Reeves Dreux Professor of Political Science at Notre Dame University. Aquinas Hall Auditorium. For more information, contact Brandon Zimmerman at 240-401-6488 or email@example.com.
7:30 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents The Syndicate Series, featuring Six Impossible Things, a piano/saxophone duo featuring music school alumna Molly Orlando. Ward Hall, Concert Hall. For more information, call 202-319-5417.
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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