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Campus News, April 1

April 2, 2013 · No Comments · Campus News, Event Information

Thursday, April 4 through Sunday April 7: ALUMNI REUNION THIS WEEKEND

Go to: www.chaminade.edu/alumni and check out what the excitement is about. Still space available for:

  • ·          Thurs., April 4 – 50 Minute University & Networking Reception
  • ·          Sat., April 6 – Lu‘au
  • ·          Sun., April 7 – Mass

 

Friday April 5: TGIF GATHERING for Faculty, Staff
WHAT:  A ‘thank goodness it’s Friday’ gathering

WHO:  Faculty, staff, adjuncts invited, sponsored by Rector’s office, Bro. Jerry Bommer organizing

WHEN: Fri., April 5, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.

CONTACT: Bro. Jerry at jbommer@chaminade.edu

 

Until Friday April 5: HOGAN ENTREPRENEURIAL RECRUITMENT EXTENDED

WHEN: Recruiting in Progress (extended to April 5)

WHO: All students are welcome

WHAT: Entrepreneurial aspirations? Apply to the Hogan Program.

CONTACT: Christie Engel at 440-4280 or email christie.engel@chaminade.edu for an application.

 

New! ALUMNI RELATIONS ON-CAMPUS LICENSE FRAME WINNER

The Silversword Spotter saw GMC Envoy Tan RCR 359 with an alumni license frame on the vehicle.  You are a winner!  Previous winnerNissan Sentra Silver NDX 345 come pick up your prize as well. Contact Alumni Relations director, Be-Jay Kodama, at 808-739-8526 or bkodama@chaminade.edu .

 

Coming  April 18-21 : CHAMINADE BRINGS TO MAMIYA THEATRE LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
The Performing Arts Department of Chaminade University will present Little Shop of Horrors, a musical by Howard Ashman and Alan Menken, at 7:30 p.m. on April 18, 19 and 20, and at 4 p.m. on April 21, at Mamiya Theatre. Tickets cost $20 for general admission and $10 for children, seniors, military, students and Chaminade faculty and staff.  For advance tickets, call(808)735-4827.

New! EXTRAORDINARY OPPORTUNITY — HOGAN MENTORS-IN-RESIDENCE
WHAT: Need advice?  Come in for a private meeting with our Hogan Mentors-in-Residence
WHO: Open to all Chaminade students, mentors include:

  • ·          MIKE HERB: MBA in Marketing from Harvard Business School, currently district director of SCORE Hawaii; business background includes IBM, Louvau Systems, Prescolite, Alexander and Baldwin, Morgan Stanley, and Dean Witter.
  • ·          ROB KAY: writer and public relations practitioner with 30+ years experience, working with all major local and mainland press including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, and more; founder of Pac Tec Communications
  • ·          BOB KIHUNE: former executive director of Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority in Kona, and former trustee of Kamehameha Schools; retired Vice Admiral; currently serves as CEO of Sandwich Isles Communication, Inc.
  • ·          PAT BUSTAMANTE: former president and C.O.O. of Pacific Light Net which was the first company to provide Voice and IP service in the state. Currently works with TDM, LLC as a Management Consultant.

CONTACT: Ann Lujan Kishi for an appointment at 739-4673 or alujan@chaminade.edu

 

Coming Saturday April 13: CLASSES TO BOOST YOUR BRAIN

WHAT: Two workshops offered by the Intergenerational Center at Chaminade University

WHEN:

  • ·          Memory and Communication

Sat., Apr. 13, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

  • ·          Improving Communication with Relaxation Techniques

Sat., Apr. 20, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

WHERE: Kieffer Hall, Room 9

WHO: Taught by Paula Mantel; open to all including the general public

COST: $50 general; $40 students and e-learning mentors

CONTACT: To register, visit: http://bit.ly/memoryboost, or call Chaminade’s Graduate Services office at 808-440-4267.

 

 

Coming Wednesday April 17: CHAMINADE FAFSA WORKSHOP

WHEN: April 17, 2:30–4pm

WHERE: Henry 121

WHAT: FAFSA Workshop
WHO: For current CUH students, hosted by CUH Financial Aid

WHY: Students who are having trouble completing their 2013 – 2014 FAFSA may sign up for a FAFSA workshop. Financial aid advisors will be there to help guide students through the process. Please bring student and parent’s 2012 tax returns. Space is limited so sign up today.

CONTACT: Financial Aid at finaid@chaminade.edu or stop by FAO Ching RM. 6 to sign up

 

Save the date, May 9: SENIOR PORTFOLIO POP-UP GALLERY EXHIBITION

Please “Save the Date” for Interior Design’s Senior Portfolio Gallery Exhibition on Thurs., May 9, from 5 to 8 p.m. at The ARTS at Mark’s Garage. More details coming soon!

 

 A SAD NOTE: COMPOSER OF CHAMINADE ALMA MATER HAS DIED

John McCreary, Canon Organist Emeritus of St. Andrew’s Cathedral, who transformed the choral music scene in Honolulu over his 60 years of conducting and playing organ, has died at the age of 83. John is associated with Chaminade first and foremost as the composer of the music to our stirring alma mater, and he played at many important occasions for the University, including the 50th Anniversary Masses and celebrations, as well as many of the HVAE Christmas Concerts in Mystical Rose Oratory. Chorus angelorum te suscipiat. May he rest in peace. Information about his services will be forthcoming, wrote Professor Tim Carney.

ONGOING

CLIENT SERVICES WORKSHOPS

WHEN: Various Times

WHERE: Inquire 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 others to follow. One-on-one sessions offered by appointment.

WHO: All CUH COST: Free

CONTACT: Client Services; James Kahalewai at james.kahalewai@chaminade.edu or (735-4855)

LATEST SILVERSWORD STUDENT PUBLICATION: http://thesilversword.com

SCHOOL MESSENGER — EMERGENCY TEXTING CONNECTION
Connect now to Chaminade’s emergency notification text system. Go to link and follow instructions:
http://www.chaminade.edu/for/emergency-info/schoolmessenger.php
For more information, contact Thomas.Payne@Chaminade.edu

 

 

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