The Catholic University of America

June 17 – June 23, 2013

 

 

Calendar

Thursday, June 20
Blackboard Advanced Training

10 a.m., Technology Services presents Blackboard Advanced Training for faculty and staff. This is a hands-on, one-hour workshop that will explore using the test tool, adaptive release, and groups. Participants should have previous experience with Blackboard from the instructor perspective. Hannan Hall, Room 134. For more information, contact Berkeley Collins, instructional designer, at collinsb@cua.edu.

Friday, June 21, and Sunday, June 23
Die Fledermaus
The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music and Bel Cantanti present “Die Fledermaus” as part of the Bel Cantanti and CUA Joint Opera Festival. Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 21, and at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 23. Ward Recital Hall. For tickets or information, visit www.belcantanti.com, call 202-319-5419, or email katerina@belcantanti.com.

Saturday, June 22, and Sunday, June 23
Orphée aux Enfers

The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music and Bel Cantanti present “Orphée aux Enfers” as part of the Bel Cantanti and CUA Joint Opera Festival. Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 22, and at 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 23. Ward Recital Hall. For tickets or information, visit www.belcantanti.com, call 202-319-5419, or email katerina@belcantanti.com.

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Campus Ministry

CUA Community Garden June Harvest and Planting
The CUA Community Garden is looking for volunteers (faculty, staff, and summer students) to help with harvesting and planting seeds in the new community garden. The event is on Friday, June 21, from noon to 3 p.m. The garden is located between Curley Court and Curley Hall. Refreshments will be served. For additional information or to sign up, visit service.cua.edu.

Summer Mass Schedule
Mass are celebrated on Sundays at 6 p.m. in St. Vincent de Paul Chapel.
 

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Announcements

Methods in Distance Education
Technology Services is offering the online course Methods in Distance Education beginning Monday, June 24. This is a five-week, fully online certification course for faculty, graduate assistants, and staff. For more information, visit the website. Those interested in the course should contact Berkeley Collins, instructional designer, at collinsb@cua.edu.

Summer Baseball Camp
An Advanced Development Baseball Camp will be offered at Catholic University June 24 through 28, for players ages 8 to 18. For more information, contact Ross Natoli, CUA head baseball coach, at 202-319-6092 or natoli@cua.edu, or visit www.collegebaseballcamps.com/CU.

Nest Training Sessions
Throughout the summer, the Office of Campus Activities will provide personalized training sessions for departments and offices on how to best utilize the Nest website. Campus activities staff will come to your office to provide individual or group training sessions. Those interested in setting up a session should contact Steve Kreider, assistant director of campus activities, at kreider@cua.edu.

Revolution Field Hockey Camp
Registration is open for Revolution Field Hockey Camp, which will be held at Catholic University July 24 through 27. The camp will be directed by Gia Cillizza, head field hockey coach. Extended day and overnight options are available for girls ages 10 to 18. For more information, visit fhcamps.com/Catholic.html or contact Cillizza at 202-319-4744 or cillizza@cua.edu.

Hanging File Holders Available
The Office of Admissions has hundreds of hanging file holders in different colors available for free. All items are located in McMahon Hall, Room 4. For more information, contact Mary Teresa Stilwell at 202-319-6557 or stilwell@cua.edu, or Brittney Coscomb at 202-319-6551 or coscomb@cua.edu.

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For Your Benefit

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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