ARE YOU NEARING GRADUATION?

If you plan on finishing your degree in December 2009, May 2010, or August 2010, you should file your Intent to Graduate form at this link. The deadline to submit your Intent to Graduate for December has been extended to September 30. (If you encounter problems with the link, go to the CBU Home Page > Resources > Registrar > Graduation.)

Graduation Meetings will be held in Montesi Executive Center (Buckman 211) on Tuesday, September 29, at 12:30 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. and on Wednesday, September 30, at 5:15 p.m. You only need to attend one meeting. All of your questions regarding graduation will be answered then. Please plan to attend.

THIS WEEK AT CBU

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INTERVIEWS TO IMPRESS: Have you ever gone to an interview and felt that you were not prepared? Or ask yourself any of the following questions: What should you wear to an interview? How do you make yourself sound interesting? What key words should be used? Is it ok to ask about pay? Delta Sigma Pi invites all students and faculty to attend its first professional event of the year, "Interviews to Impress," on Wednesday in Buckman 112. Megan Turner, a professional internship recruiter, CPA, and member of the Memphis Urban League, will be giving helpful tips and answering questions on how to make a great impression during an interview.
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COMMUTER STUDENT FAIR: RESCHEDULED FROM LAST WEEK! Free lunch, gifts, and fun! The CBU Commuter Student Fair will be held Thursday, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. in front of the Cooper-Wilson Center for Life Sciences.
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FACULTY/STAFF APPRECIATION LUNCH: As a "Thank you" for all of your hard work and support of the University, the CBU faculty and staff is invited to join the Advancement Office for lunch on Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., in the Canale Arena Skybox. The free lunch will feature Coletta's famous linguine alfredo and pizza — BBQ, sausage, pepperoni & vegetarian — not to mention Aramark’s yummy homemade chips and cookies. Feel free to drop by for a bite to eat as your schedule allows.
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NAVY OFFICER SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: Have you considered checking out what the US Navy can do to help you graduate? To start with, the Navy offers several programs for any major and best of all, no uniforms, no training, and minimal involvement while you go to school. After graduation, we train to do our job and our training is world class. Not sure what you want to do when you graduate? Or maybe you are concerned about finding a challenging job when you do graduate? If so, Navy recruiters will be on hand Thursday in Sabbatini Lounge, 12:30 - 2:00 p.m. to discuss options such as the Navy Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program, the Navy Civil Engineer Corps Collegiate Program, the Baccalaureate Degree Completion Plan, the Health Professions Scholarship Program, the Nurse Candidate Program, and more. Visit myspace.com/navyofficerrecruitingmem for more information.

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PANHELLENIC TALENT SHOW: The Panhellenic Council invites you to its 3rd Annual Talent Show on Thursday at 7:00 p.m. in Spain Auditorium. Pizza and drinks will be provided. Come enjoy a fun-filled night provided by your peers. If you would like to participate, applications are in Student Life. Please submit the applications to Student Life by Tuesday, September 22. Your talent can be as funny or as serious as you like. Three top prizes will be awarded. Groups are welcome to participate. For more info contact Miaya at mgannam@cbu.edu.
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TRI-BETA MOCK INTERVIEWS: Beta Beta Beta, the national biology honor society, is hosting mock interviews on September 29 at 6:30 p.m. Mock interviews give students a chance to practice their interviewing skills with professionals in their field of interest. We will have health professionals come and give 30-minute interviews. Sophomores, juniors, and seniors may participate; however, juniors and seniors will be given priority. If you are interested in signing up, please contact Dr. Ogilvie at mogilvie@cbu.edu. Please specify to Dr. Ogilvie the field in which you would like to interview.

CONDOLENCES

Lottie Spencer, grandmother of Denise Hill (Graduate & Professional Studies), passed away on September 10. Please keep Denise and her family in your thoughts and prayers. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in remembrance of Lottie N. Spencer to the Alzheimer’s Association. An online guestbook is available through October 15.