Monday, Nov. 1
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., the School of Nursing hosts a four-part workshop titled "The Recruitment and Retention Process: Increasing the Number of Latino Nursing Students." Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center, Great Room C. For more information or to register, contact Judith Jones at 202-319-6039.
Tuesday, Nov. 2
Wednesday, Nov. 3
4 p.m., the School of Arts and Sciences' Study Abroad Programs and the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies present "Implementation of European Union Programs in Research and Education: Global and Local Prospectives," by Bronislaw Marciniak, vice rector, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan. A reception will follow. Life Cycle Institute Auditorium. For more information, call 202-319-5017.
4:10 p.m., the Department of Mathematics presents "Second Order Linear Recurrences of Composite Numbers," by Lawrence Somer, CUA professor. McMahon Hall, Room 209. For more information, contact Mikhail Ostrovskii at 202-319-5221 or email@example.com.
4:30 p.m., the School of Theology and Religious Studies hosts its annual Dearden Lecture. "Is the Holy See a Political Power?" will be given by Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, archivist and librarian of the Holy Roman Church at the Vatican. Hannan Hall, Herzfeld Auditorium. For more information, contact Joy Blaylock at 202-319-6099 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
5:15 p.m., the Center for Medieval and Byzantine Studies and the Graduate Student Association present "Where is Everyone Else? Seeking the Ordinary Faithful in Medieval Italy," by Rev. Augustine Thompson, O.P., professor, University of Virginia. A light reception will follow. Pryzbyla Center, Rooms 321 and 323. For more information, call 202-319-5794.
Thursday, Nov. 4
12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m., the Life Cycle Institute presents as part of its brown bag lecture series "The Armageddon Elections: Bush vs. Kerry in 2004," by John White, director of the Life Cycle Institute and author of The Values Divide: American Politics and Government in Transition. Life Cycle Institute, Room 201. For more information, call 202-319-5999.
7 p.m., as part of its annual speakers series, the Center for Irish Studies presents "Yeats and Dreams," by Nicholas Grene, professor, Trinity College, Dublin. Life Cycle Institute Auditorium. For more information, contact Christina Mahony, center director, at 202-319-5488 or email@example.com.
Friday, Nov. 5
Monday, Nov. 8
Tuesday, Nov. 9
7 p.m., as part of the "Educating the Whole Person: A Series of Lectures and Dialogues with Faculty and Student Life" series, the offices of the vice provost, student life and housing and residential services present "Politics and the Study of Human Nature," by Claes Ryn, professor of politics.
— Deirdre Woodbyrne, B.A. 1992
The moderator will be Alan Goodman, director of the Office of Career Services. Pryzbyla Center, Great Room. For more information, call 202-319-5017.
Wednesday, Nov. 10
Wednesday, Nov. 10, to Sunday, Nov. 14
Thursday, Nov. 11
Noon to 1 p.m., the Office of Career Services presents "Engineering Summer Job Search" to inform students how they can search for engineering jobs and which companies are hiring. Pre-registration is required. To register, visit http://careers.cua.edu/forms/eventreg.htm. Pryzbyla Center, Room 327. For more information, call 202-319-5623.
Thursday, Nov. 11, to Sunday, Nov. 14
Friday, Nov. 12
6 p.m., the Office of the President presents "An Evening of Celebration," during which CUA's Alumni Achievement Awards will be presented. Former United States Drug Czar Barry R. McCaffrey will receive the James Cardinal Gibbons Medal, the highest honor bestowed by Catholic University's Alumni Association. Special invitation only. Pryzbyla Center, Great Room. For more information, call 202-319-5608.
7 p.m., CUA's University Libraries present "Poland is Not Yet Lost: Heroic and Tragic Tales for the Polish Diaspora," a book talk and signing by Christopher Wheatley, vice provost and dean of undergraduate studies. John K. Mullen of Denver Memorial Library, Timothy C. May Gallery. For more information, call 202-319-5055.
Friday, Nov. 12, to Sunday, Nov. 14
Saturday, Nov. 13
Brookland-CUA Metrorail Station Closing
Free shuttle bus service will be available between the Union Station, Rhode Island Avenue, Brookland-CUA and Fort Totten stations. Customers wishing to board Metrorail at either the Brookland-CUA or Rhode Island Avenue stations will need to take a shuttle bus from one of those two stations to either Fort Totten or Union Station, depending on which direction they are traveling.
Diversity Training Seminar
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