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2013

COLOR

RUN

Friday, May 3rd

LuteFit’s Annual Lute Loop is a Color Run!

5K Run & 2K Walk

Open to all faculty, staff, and students

Pre-register online: www.plu.edu/lutefit want to volunteer?

email Matt Munson - munsonme@plu.edu

Find us on facebook!


Come to an outdoor movie and game night Featuring

The Hunger Games! There will be fun games, too!

Friday, May 3rd At 9PM Between Foss and pflueger Alternative location: The cave

 

want to win? take our survey.

We are now accepting book nominations for the All Campus Common Read! Submit nominations online at www.plu.edu/commonreading

you’ll be entered to win $50 in LuteBucks! plus, you’ll get $10 in driving credit just for participating.

just go to or

plu.edu/commute/zipsurvey

scan the code to take the survey. hurry! survey ends April 30

Things to keep in mind include: • Length • Fiction vs. Non-Fiction • Themes • Accessibility Questions? Please contact Amber Baillon at amber.baillon@plu.edu


Monday, April 29 6:00pm Scandinavian Cultural Center


Make your resume stand out!

Good news! A majority of J-Term 2014 courses still have spaces available. The extended deadline for these programs is September 30th. The following programs are still accepting applications:

-Antarctica and Argentina -Australia -Austria, Czech Rep., Slovakia -Cuba -England (ENGL/POLS and ARTD) -England and France (HIST and PSYC) -Italy (ECON 315) -Liberia -Martinique Photo by Kamy Harris

-Namibia -Northern Ireland -Turkey -Uruguay -California and Arizona -Holden Village -Neah Bay -Tacoma -Washington DC

Resume Drop-In Hours Come by Ramstad 112 for a resume review or help on getting started on your resume. First-come, first-served. Mon-Fri 3pm-5pm Mon, Wed, Thurs 10am-12pm

Make your registration count.......... Register for Summer by May 10 www.plu.edu/summer banweb.plu.edu


FULBRIGHT, MARSHALL, TRUMAN, MITCHELL: WHAT’S IN A NAME? APPLYING FOR PRESTIGIOUS FELLOWSHIPS INFORMATION SESSION AND APPLICATION TIPS TUESDAY, APRIL 30, 2013 3:45-4:45 PM AUC 133 PRESENTED BY FACULTY MEMBERS KIRSTEN CHRISTENSEN, JENNIFER JENKINS, JOANNE LISOSKY, JAN LEWIS QUESTIONS/RSVP: lewisjp@plu.edu

 

Sexuality and the ELCA EVERYONE IS INVITED!!!! On April 30, from 6:00 pm- 7:00 pm in the Regency Room, University Congregation is sponsoring a panel on sexuality. This is part of the process that University Congregation is going through to become

officially open

and affirming to all students. Religion professors

Dr. Marit Trelstad and Dr. Seth Dowland will be on the panel, joined by Campus Ministry Steward Lucas Kulhanek. It will be a great opportunity to learn more, ask questions, express concern, and/or show support. Hope to see you there!!!!


“The people, united, will never be divided!” …is one chant of many that will be rise from May Day rallies and protests from major cities in all corners of the globe on May 1st, 2013. The people are tired of the normalization of horribly unjust social conditions, including crippling poverty and inequality, relentless warfare, mass incarceration, and other forms of systemic oppression. The people are tired of a repulsive system that generates massive amounts of wealth for few yet fails to meet basic human needs for so many more. The people are tired, we are indignant, and we are ready to fight for social change. I don’t want to live in a world where 1% of the population holds 40% of the world’s wealth. Where for every dollar of assets owned by a single black or Latina woman, a member of the Forbes 400 has 40 million dollars…a can of soup for a black or Latina woman, a mansion and a yacht for the businessmen. Where 44 of the world’s largest economic entities are corporations. Where CEO’s make 700 times more than their minimum wage employees. Do you? It’s impossible to discuss issues of universal health care (#Progress), environmental sustainability (#GREAN), gender equity (#QASU #PLUWomen’sCenter), equity between diverse peoples (#PLUDiversityCenter), and immigration reform (#LatinosUnidos #HB71) without addressing that these issues are fundamentally tied to global inequality and linked to global capitalism. We (students, immigrants, teachers, men, women, black, white, brown, young and old) are the workers and united, we hold the power, not Wall Street. We are daring to imagine a new socio-political and economic alternative that offers greater possibility of equality and democracy.

We are asking you to connect the dots. YOU have the potential to join in a chorus of voices speaking out to end this injustice on May 1st, 2013. May 1st is International Workers Day. Students of the Left is bringing May Day to campus and we have recognized you as a progressive leader on campus and ask you to join us. Here is our humble ask to you: 1. SPREAD THE WORD about May Day by emailing this document to all of your friends and family. There is power in unity. 2. REPLY TO THIS EMAIL with a simple YES email if you are interested in joining our cause. If you have more ideas, please share them! 3. COME TO OUR MEETING on Monday, 4/29 at 5:30pm in the 2nd floor of Hong (246 A) for planning and to learn about Students of the Left’s hopes of integrating progressive causes on campus together. 4. RALLY WITH US ON MAY 1ST. MEET in RED SQUARE @10:30. We will be marching a route around campus. Bring your cause and your slogan and your solidarity. Make a sign before or at the rally.

Thank you! We’ll see you there!


Career Connections in Victim Advocacy Date: Tuesday, April 30th Time: 4PM-6PM Location: AUC Scandinavian Center You are invited to come hear from professional advocates from local organizations such as the YWCA of Pierce County, Crystal Judson Family Justice Center, Oasis Youth Center, and the Pierce County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Stay after the panel to enjoy some refreshments and learn about various internship and career opportunities with their agencies.



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