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May 14 – May 20, 2012


Thursday, May 17
4 p.m. to 6 p.m., the Office of Alumni Relations hosts a get-together for staff and faculty alumni featuring drinks, raffles, and fun, in the Craves Family Alumni Center. This is a free event, but registration is required by visiting, or by calling 202-319-5608.

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Campus Ministry

The summer Sunday Mass schedule is in effect. There will only be one Sunday Mass on campus at 9 p.m. in St. Vincent Chapel. There will be no daily Masses. Students who are staying on campus this summer and want to help with music or with other liturgical ministries can email David Pennington, associate campus minister for liturgy and worship.

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, May 23
6 to 7:30 p.m., the School of Architecture and Planning hosts an open house for the Master of City and Regional Planning and Master of Science in Sustainable Design programs. These two master's degree programs emphasize design to address broader issues of sustainability and stewardship. Refreshments will be served. Edward M. Crough Center for Architectural Studies, Locraft Room. Those who would like to attend should R.s.v.p. to or

Friday, May 25
11 a.m., Columbus School of Law Commencement Ceremonies. For more information, visit the website.

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Items For Sale
The Department of Environmental Health and Safety has a wooden library card catalog and several computers for sale that can only be viewed by appointment. The University provides no guarantees or warranties on service or condition. The asking price for the card catalog is $100. The prices for the computers range between $50 and $125. These items will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, contact Andrew Wolf, risk and asset inventory administrator, at 202-319-5602.

Field Hockey Camp
Revolution Field Hockey Camp at Catholic University will run from Wednesday, July 25, to Saturday, July 28. Head coach Gia Cillizza will direct the camp for ages 10 to 18. All experience levels are encouraged to attend. There are overnight and extended-day options. Discounts are available for children of CUA faculty and staff. For more information, visit the website or call 202-319-4744.

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For Your Benefit

UnitedHealthcare Webinar for CUA UHC Members
UnitedHealthcare presents a one-hour webinar on Monday, May 14, at 2:30 p.m. The webinar will focus on the SimplyEngaged® incentive program offered at CUA. CUA employees can participate in the health and wellness program to earn gift cards valid at hundreds of national retailers when they complete certain wellness activities. To join the webinar, visit the website, enter the meeting number (821 567 359) and meeting password (meeting.) For more information, call 202-319-5050.

TIAA-CREF Counseling Sessions
Free one-on-one financial counseling sessions with TIAA-CREF representatives are available on the following dates in rrom 203 in the Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center:

Tuesday, May 15
Thursday, May 17
Tuesday, May 22
Thursday, May 24
Thursday, May 31

Appointments are required. Call 800-732-8353 to schedule an appointment. For more information, call 202-319-5050.

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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