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Adopt-A-Platoon
Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Advent Adoration

 

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Monday, Dec. 6
8 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents a guest artist recital featuring pianist Boris Berman. Ward Recital Hall. For more information, call 202-319-5416 or visit http://music.cua.edu.

Tuesday, Dec. 7
4:30 p.m., the Columbus School of Law's Law, Philosophy and Culture Initiative and the Pope John Paul II Cultural Center's Intercultural Forum for Studies in Faith and Culture present a panel discussion entitled "Catholic Intellectual Life and the Culture of Legal Studies: Fifty Years after the Monsignor John Tracy Ellis Lecture." A reception will follow. Pope John Paul II Cultural Center, 3900 Harewood Rd., N.E. To reserve a seat or for more information, contact Karen King at 202-635-5480 or kking@jp2cc.org.

8 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents the CUA Town and Gown Singers, conducted by Kevin O'Brien. St. Vincent de Paul Chapel. For more information, call 202-319-5416 or visit http://music.cua.edu.

Wednesday, Dec. 8
Patronal Feast of the Immaculate Conception. University closed.

Wednesday, Dec. 8, to Sunday, Dec. 12
The Department of Drama presents "Rhinoceros." The Dec. 8-11 shows will be held at 7:30 p.m. and the Dec. 12 performance at 2 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for senior citizens and CUA alumni, faculty and staff; and $5 for students. Hartke Theatre. For more information, call 202-319-4000 or visit http://drama.cua.edu.

Thursday, Dec. 9
7 p.m., CUA's Department of Greek and Latin and the Washington Society of the Archeological Institute of America present "The Temple of Mut at Karnak," by Betsy Bryan, professor, Johns Hopkins University. She will discuss her investigation of the temple of the goddess Mut at Karnak in Luxor, Egypt. A pre-lecture reception will be held at 6:15 p.m. Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center, Room 321. For more information, contact the Department of Greek and Latin at 202-319-5216.

8 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents the CUA Instrumental Ensembles, directed by Kate Tamarkin. Ward Recital Hall. For more information, call 202-319-5416 or visit http://music.cua.edu.

Thursday, Dec. 9, to Saturday, Dec. 11
8 p.m., the Department of Drama presents "Experiments I," consisting of M.F.A. directing workshop productions of "Hamlet" and "Macbeth." Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for senior citizens and CUA alumni, faculty and staff; and $5 for students. Hartke Theatre. For more information, call 202-319-4000 or visit http://drama.cua.edu.

Friday, Dec. 10
Last day of classes.

8 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents the CUA Women's Chorus, conducted by Diana V. Saez. Caldwell Chapel. For more information, call 202-319-5416 or visit http://music.cua.edu.

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Upcoming Events

Monday, Dec. 13
7 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents the CUA Freshman Musical Theatre Showcase, directed by Jane Pesci-Townsend. Ward Recital Hall. For more information, call 202-319-5416 or visit http://music.cua.edu.

Tuesday, Dec. 14
7 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents the CUA Sophomore/Junior Musical Theatre Showcase, directed by Ellwood Annaheim. Ward Recital Hall. For more information, call 202-319-5416 or visit http://music.cua.edu.

Thursday, Dec. 16
3 p.m. to 5 p.m., CUA faculty and staff are invited to attend the President's Annual Christmas Party. Door prizes will be drawn at 4 p.m. Pryzbyla Center, Great Room.

6 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents a chamber music recital, directed by Robert Newkirk. Ward Recital Hall. For more information, call 202-319-5416 or visit http://music.cua.edu.

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Athletics

Wednesday, Dec. 8
6 p.m., the CUA women's basketball team hosts Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. The men's team plays Richard Stockton at 8 p.m. Raymond A. DuFour (athletic) Center.

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Announcements

Payroll: Semi-Monthly Time Sheets Due Dec. 10

The December year-end payroll process has begun. The Payroll Office asks CUA employees to remember the following dates:

 

— Friday, Dec. 10: Semi-monthly time sheets (covering Dec. 1-15) are due as early as possible. Employees whose semi-monthly timesheets are not received by Dec. 10 will be paid on Jan. 10. Offices are encouraged to turn in time sheets earlier than Dec. 10.

 

Monday, Dec. 13: The Payroll Office will process the semi-monthly payroll payable Dec. 17. In order to process the time sheets, the office will close at noon.

 

Tuesday, Dec. 14: The monthly payroll payable Dec. 17 will be processed. This is the last day to receive a manual check for the 2004 calendar year.  Any manual check requests received after Dec. 14 will be paid through an employee's next regular payroll cycle in January 2005.

 

— Wednesday, Dec. 15: The Payroll Office will be unable to access the payroll system since the Center for Planning and Information Technology will be processing year-end reports.

 

Thursday, Dec. 16: All month- and year-end reports will be distributed.

 

— Friday, Dec. 17: Payday for all university exempt and non-exempt employees. Employees whose time sheets were submitted late will be paid in January 2005.

 

Monday, Jan. 3: All semi-monthly time sheets (covering Dec. 16 through the end of 2004) are due.

 

— Wednesday, Jan. 5: All monthly leave reports are due.

 

In addition, CUA employees are reminded to make sure that their addresses are correct for their W-2 tax forms. For more information, contact the Payroll Office at 202-319-5512.

 

Adopt-A-Platoon
Campus Ministry invites the CUA community to donate gifts to its "Adopt-A-Platoon" Christmas Service Project. The gifts will be sent to U.S. forces in Iraq and Afghanistan. Small items such as signed holiday cards, candy canes, DVDs, black knit and white socks, word search books and Chapstick are encouraged. To ensure that the packages reach the troops by Christmas Day, all donations must be received by Campus Ministry no later than Monday, Dec. 13. For more information, contact Emmjolee Mendoza at 202-319-5575 or
mendozae@cua.edu.

 

Feast of the Immaculate Conception
Dec. 8 is the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Because the university will be closed that day, the CUA community is invited to celebrate the Vigil of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception on Tuesday, Dec. 7, at 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. in Caldwell Chapel. For more information, contact Campus Ministry at 202-319-5575.

Advent Adoration
Advent Adoration has begun. The Blessed Sacrament will be exposed each day after the 12:15 p.m. Mass in Caldwell Chapel. This includes Mondays and Tuesdays until 8 p.m., Wednesdays and Thursdays through the scheduled evening adorations at 9 p.m., and Fridays until 5 p.m. For more information, call 202-319-5575.

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