New! CHAMINADE’S NEW ONLINE MBA EXPANDS OPTIONS FOR STUDENTS
WHEN: MBA Courses and Electives accepts student four times per year, year-round.
Next batch will be accepted for Summer Session (July – September); Students applying between Feb.1 and March 1 will have application fees waived
WHO: All students may take online MBA classes.
WHAT: Chaminade has recently launched its Online MBA program to enable students to earn their MBA without ever setting foot in a classroom. This option can be ideal for students who are working while going to school, located on a neighbor island, or in the military. By taking two classes each term, the program can be completed in as little as 18 months.
CONTACT: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 808-739-4612
GO TO: http://chaminade.edu/mba
New! KS’ KAPILI ‘OIHANA INTERNSHIP PROGRAM ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
WHEN: Application deadline, Feb. 22; Internships start May 20 and are until Aug. 9
WHO: KAPILI ‘OIHANA INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (KOIP) is open to all eligible applicants that are 18 years or older and currently enrolled in college.
WHAT: Kapili `Oihana, meaning “to build a career or profession,” strives to provide Native Hawaiian college students with the opportunity to apply academic experience in a real world environment, meet and learn from professionals in their field of interest, develop skills and competencies and build their network of contacts in hopes of increasing their hiring potential upon graduation.
CONTACT: email@example.com or by phone at 808-534-8280
GO TO: http://apps.ksbe.edu/cphc/career-services/t/application-process
Update! 10TH ANNUAL BLACK HISTORY MONTH AND DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR CELEBRATION
WHEN: Sun., Feb.24 at 4 pm
WHERE: Mystical Rose Oratory
WHO: Features Hawaii Vocal Arts Ensemble, Chaminade University Chorus, with Timothy Carney conducting; Special guests in Rea Fox and Sewa Fare West African Drum and Dance Group
With special appearance of guest poet, Dr. Allison Francis Paynter.
WHAT: Spirituals, gospel, poetry and dance
CONTACT: Karen Harp firstname.lastname@example.org
GO TO: http://sites.chaminade.edu/news/2013/02/07/tenth-annual-black-history-month-dr-martin-luther-king-jr-celebration-feb-24/
ANNUAL WEDDING RENEWAL VOWS INSPIRED BY ALUMNI
WHEN: Sun. Feb. 17, at 10am
WHERE: Mystical Rose Oratory
WHO: All welcomed, with a special call to alumni
WHAT: In addition to Mass Service, there will be a special opportunity for couples to renew wedding vows and receive a blessing. All denominations welcomed.
CONTACT: RSVP to 808-739-8526, email@example.com
FUJITANI LECTURE BY SAYADAW U THUZANA
WHEN: Thurs, Feb. 21, from 7 to 9 pm
WHERE: Mystical Rose Oratory
WHO: Public invited to hear Sayadaw U Thuzana; event sponsored by Vipassana Hawaii, The Fujitani Lecture Series and Chaminade University.
WHAT: Reverend Yoshiaki Fujitani Endowed Lecture Series promotes interfaith dialogue. Sayadaw U Thuzana is the Abbot of Tathagata Meditation Center (TMC) in San Jose. He has been a monk for 30 years and speaks fluent English. He will speak on the Buddhist practice of the Eightfold Noble Path, including Right Mindfulness as the doorway to inner peace.
COST: Free (donation accepted)
CONTACT: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 227-8081
GO TO: http://sites.chaminade.edu/news/2013/02/07/fujitani-lecture-on-the-happiness-of-peace-features-sayadaw-u-thuzana/
KNOW WHAT YOU OWE: OPPORTUNITY FOR FINANCIAL AID CHECK UP
WHEN: Mon., Feb. 25, 2013 12pm – 2pm
WHERE: Sullivan Library Entrance (front patio area)
WHAT: Opportunity to “Know What You Owe.” Keep track of your financial loan history; make sure you’re up to date on your numbers and payback schedules; get advice and be in the know
WHY: To promote financial aid literacy; specifically regarding Federal Direct Loan repayment, avoiding default, and keeping track of loan history.
WHO: Presented by Financial Aid Office for current students
CONTACT: Jayme Bento [Jayme.Bento@chaminade.edu] & Trenton Payne [Trenton.Payne@chaminade.edu] or email@example.com
GO TO: http://sites.chaminade.edu/news/2013/02/07/financial-aid-presents-know-what-you-owe-for-current-students-on-february-25/
ANNUAL INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETICS GALA–TICKETS AVAILABLE (TABLES, TOO!)
WHEN: Fri. Mar. 1, 2013 at 6:00pm
WHERE: Ala Moana Beach hotel (Hibiscus Ballroom)
WHO: Open to the public, as well as Chaminade Ohana. Admission price variable
WHAT: Chaminade University will induct Carolyn A. Berry Wilson and the 1982-83 Men’s Basketball team into the Silversword Wall of Fame at its fifth annual intercollegiate athletics gala.
CONTACT: Ryan Hirata firstname.lastname@example.org or call (808) 735-4764
WHEN: Fri. March 8, 11:30am – 1:30pm; submissions’ deadline Feb. 20
WHERE: Ching Conference Center in Eiben Hall
WHO: Students and faculty invited to share service-learning projects through posters, displays, photos, papers, PowerPoint presentations, etc. with community
WHAT: Annual celebration of Service-Learning
CONTACT: Schedule/confirm participation with Candice by Feb. 20
email@example.com or (808) 735-4895
CLIENT SERVICES WORKSHOPS
WHEN: Various Times on Tues., Wed., Thurs., and Sat.
WHERE: Inquiry with Client Services
WHAT: Workshops teaches basic instructions on how to use Chaminade Systems, Portal, Chaminade Email, and WebAdvisor. Workshops are also offered on basic functions in Microsoft Office 2010 Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, with new and exciting workshops to follow. One-on-one sessions are offered by appointment. Contact or stop by the Client Services to sign-up.
WHO: All CUH COST: Free
CONTACT: James Kahalewai at firstname.lastname@example.org or (735-4855)
HOW TO RIDE OUT FLU SEASON http://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/disease/symptoms.htm
ACADEMIC ADVISING HAS A NEW FACEBOOK PAGE: www.facebook.com/chaminadeacademicadvisingandretention
LATEST SILVERSWORD STUDENT PUBLICATION
SCHOOL MESSENGER — EMERGENCY TEXTING CONNECTION
Connect now to Chaminade’s emergency notification text system. Go to link and follow instructions:
For more information, contact Thomas.Payne@Chaminade.edu
WAYS TO STAY IN THE KNOW
· Open weekly Chaminade Campus E-News via your Chaminade email account
· Go to: www.chaminade.edu for news posts, student blogs as well as get to the portal.
· Check out facebook.com/chaminadeuniversity
· Follow Chaminade News on twitter through twitter.com/Chaminade_Univ
CAMPUS E-NEWS (http://sites.chaminade.edu/news/): Send to email@example.com preferably at least two weeks in advance. Include, who, what, where, when, cost, contact, etc. (why, how). Got notables? Same 5 Ws, but also need correct name spellings and position with Chaminade (for students, year and major if possible). Photos need complete name ids as well as who took photo. During the winter, spring and summer breaks, Campus News will be on hiatus.