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May 21 – May 27, 2012


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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Upcoming Events

Monday, May 28
Memorial Day. University closed.

Thursday, May 31, through Sunday, June 3
The Center for the Study of Early Christianity sponsors the conference "The Christian Moses: From Philo to the Qur'an." For conference information and online registration, 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

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

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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