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Weekly Broadcast for
8 December 2014

Spotlight Program

Spotlight Program

Red Dragon Theatre

Movie

December is:

  • Bingo's Birthday Month
  • Food Service Safety Month
  • Impaired Driving Prevention Month
  • Safe Toys and Gifts Month
  • Write a Business Plan Month

2015 Tshirt

The class of 2015 will be collecting money and ordering shirts from 12/9-10.
FRONT: SENIORIT15
BACK: We stopped caring about a week ago.

Ongoing/Of Note

Bookstore

Monday 12/8

CPR

Meditation

Today is:
-Pretend to be a Time Traveler Day

Today in history:
-The Japanese solar-sail spacecraft IKAROS passed the planet Venus today in 2010.

  • LEAD Credit9 AM Fall 2014 Free CPR & AED Training Little Theatre, Alumni Hall - The Oneonta State Emergency Squad (OSES) in conjunction with the University Police Department Office of Emergency Management will host this American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR & AED Class. *Classes are free of charge with a valid student or faculty/staff ID* This course does not meet standards forLifeguarding, nursing, athletic trainers or coaches. E-mail your name, phone number, and the date you wish to attend to sign up. A confirmation email will be sent to you. Need a different course? No problem! We have Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider Level CPR and Heartsaver 1st Aid courses available! Just ask.
  • 11 AM Take a Guess to Save a Breast, Wilsbach Hall - Pi Delta Chi will be tabling in Wilsbach Hall to raise money for Unite for HER. There will be a jar will candy and people can pay $1 to take a guess at how many candies are in the jar. The three people with the closest guesses will receive a prize and will be contacted by email, and all the money raised will go to the charity which provides additional therapies to women going through breast cancer treatment.
  • 11:45 AM Candy Grams, Mills - Interested Ladies of Lambda Theta Alpha will be selling candy grams.
  • 12 PM Meditation Mondays, Morris 104 - Shawn Bubany and Glenn Pichardo going to start facilitating a meditation session on Mondays during the noon hour. It is open to all faculty, staff, and students.
  • 7:30 PM Environmental Sciences Club General Meeting, SCHU 210
  • Takei
    LEAD Credit7:30 PM Human Rights Watch Film Festival: To Be Takei, Hunt Union Red Dragon Theatre - From the iconic role of Sulu on Star Trek to Howard Stern and Facebook fame, George Takei's sharp eye, coupled with his wicked sense of humor, continues to challenge the status quo well into the 21st century. As a child forced into Japanese-American internment camps, the actor-turned-activist reveals the ways that racism affected him well into his acting career. Now 76, and nine years after coming out of the closet, Takei and his husband, Brad, have become the poster couple for marriage equality, highlighting homophobia through television interviews and hilarious skits, many of which have garnered widespread attention.

Tuesday 12/9

Today is:
-International Anti-Corruption Day
-Cremation Day
-Weary Willie Day

Today in history:
-Barbados joined the United Nations today in 1966.

  • Study
  • 8:45 AM Alpha Sigma Phi Dominoes Fundraiser, Dominoes Pizza - During finals week we will be holding an event, with dominoes, where we will promote their business. In return, dominoes will give us 50% of the sales for any customer that references to our organization, Alpha Sigm Phi.
  • Dominos

Wednesday 12/10

Today is:
-Dewey Decimal System Day
-Human Right Day
-Jane Addams Day
-Nobel Prize Day

Today in history:
-The first Nobel Prizes are awarded in 1901.

Parnassus

  • Finals
  • 12 PM Chit Chat with Professor Ashok Malhotra, Fitzelle Hall Snack Bar
  • 12 PM Candy Grams, Milne Library - ODK Members will be handing out candy with encouraging messages attached to students in the library during finals week!
  • 4 PM English Club Weekly Meeting, Hunt Union across from Starbucks - Parnassus would like to invite all English majors and non-majors to join us for our weekly meeting! We will discuss and plan club events, do activities, play games, and enrich the future of the English Club. All are welcome to attend!
  • 4:30 PM ΣΔΤ, Drink and be Merry! Fiesta Mexican Grill & Cantina - Sigma Delta Tau will be having a fundraiser with Fiesta Mexican Grill & Cantina where on December 10th from 4:30 to 8 PM participating customers will, by eating/drinking at Fiesta be donating 10% of the profits to our organization.

Thursday 12/11

Today is:
-International Mountain Day
-National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day
-Official Lost & Found Day
-UNICEF Birthday

Today in history:
-Apollo 17 became the sixth and last Apollo mission to land on the Moon in 1972.

  • Finals
  • 10 AM Jewelry Sale, Hunt Union Living Room - Lori Henry is going to sell jewelry and give the Speech and Debate Team 20% of her profits on both of the dates above.

Friday 12/12

Today is:
-Gingerbread House Day
-Day of the Horse
-Gingerbread Decorating Day
-International Shareware Day
-National 12-hour Fresh Breath Day
-Our Lady of Guadelupe
-Poinsettia Day
-Rabi'I

Today in history:
-The United States Supreme Court releases its decision in Bush V. Gore in 2000.

 

 

Saturday 12/13

Today is:
-Asarah B'Tevet
-Pick a Pathologist Pal Day
-Worldwide Candle Lighting Day
-World Choral Day

Today in history:
-Former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein is captured near his home town of Tikrit in 2003.

  • 6:30 PM Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, Red Dragon Theatre
  • 7:30 PM Into the Woods, Goodrich Theatre - Orpheus Theatre Presents Music & Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim Book by James Lapine An ambivalent CINDERELLA? A blood-thirsty LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD? A PRINCE CHARMING with a roving eye? A WITCH who raps? They're all among the cockeyed characters in this fractured fairy tale. When a BAKER and his WIFE learn they've been cursed with childlessness by the WITCH next door, they embark on a quest for the special objects required to break the spell, swindling, lying to and stealing from CINDERELLA, LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD and JACK. Everyone's wish is granted at the end of Act One but the consequences of their actions return to haunt them later, with disastrous results. The characters realize that they have to work together to succeed and what begins a lively, irreverent fantasy becomes a moving lesson about community responsibility and the stories we tell our children.
  • 8 PM Zombie Defense Corps Presents Night of the Living Dead, Waterfront Room in Hunt Union - Take a break from finals and relax at our showing of George A. Romero's Night of the Living Dead! Come with blankets and pajamas to watch one of the most iconic zombie movies in history! We will also be serving free hot cocoa and popcorn!
  • Movie
    9 PM Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, Red Dragon Theatre

Sunday 12/14

Today is:
-Monkey Day

Today in history:
-NASA's Mariner 2 became the first spacecraft to fly by Venus in 1962.

 
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