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CHAMINADE CAMPUS E-NEWS — Monday, Oct. 7, 2013

October 8, 2013 · No Comments · Campus News, Event Information, Notables

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New!   PARKING REQUESTS
Campus Security has noticed a large increase in guests this semester. In order to assist, guests with customer service, faculty and staff are being asked to notify security by email in advance of visitors/guests. Security thanks you in advance for your cooperation.  For more information, contact Campus Security at security@chaminade.edu or 808-735-4292.

New!   GET PUBLISHED! AULAMA NOW LOOKING FOR SUBMISSIONS
WHAT:
Aulama is looking for stories, poems, photography, artwork, and other creative pieces for its student journal publication WHEN: Submit by Oct. 30
WHERE:
Submissions may be dropped off at Henry 206E to Dr. Paynter or send to Aulama@chaminade.edu
WHO:
Open to all students (undergraduates, graduate studies, evening & online students) as well as to faculty, adjuncts, staff and alumni
CONTACT:
Aulama@chaminade.edu

THIS WEEK
New! 
MOCK LAW SCHOOL ADMISSIONS PANEL – WHO GETS IN?
WHEN:
Tues, Oct 8, from 12 to 1:15pm
WHERE:
UH-Manoa, Friedman Room, Saunders Hall 624, 2424 Maile Way, Honolulu 96822-2350
WHO:
 Open to Public. Walk-ins welcomed. Panelists are Elisabeth Steele Hutchison, director of Admissions at Wiliam S. Richardson School of Law; Minara Mordecai, former associate director of Admissions at UC Berkeley Law School, and Piyada A. Nonzee, former associate director of Admissions at Stanford Law School. Sponsored by the UH Mānoa Political Science Department, the UH Mānoa Undergraduate Certificate in Law & Society, and the UH Mānoa Pre-Law Advising Center.
WHAT:
Event especially helpful to those who counsel pre-law students — Current and former law school admissions officers discuss three law school applicants and determine who gets in and who does not.  Copies of the applications will be distributed at the event. This is a rare opportunity to witness expert admissions officers in action, and you will participate in the mock admissions process.
CONTACT:
wtanna@chaminade.edu
RSVPS APPRECIATED AT: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/mockadmissions

New!  MOVIE ON THE LAWN
WHEN:
Wed., Oct. 9, from 7:30-9:30pm
WHERE:
Library Lawn
WHO:
All CUH Students
WHAT:
Watch “Man of Steel” with fellow CUH students
CONTACT:
CSGA @ (808) 739-8378

“WRITE NOW!” – AAP WRITING WORKSHOP
WHEN: Fri., Oct. 11
WHERE: Ching Conference Center
WHO: All AAP Students
WHY: AAP tutors will guide you through the steps to bring your written assignments to a higher level.
CONTACT: Mata Tufele @ 808-735-4835 or faamamata.tufele@chaminade.edu

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., October 11, from 2 to 5 p.m.
WHERE:  Hale Malia
CONTACT: Bro. Jerry at jbommer@chaminade.edu

New!  SAVE SOLES! (DONATION)
WHEN:
Now through Fri., Oct. 18
WHERE:
Donation bins found at Behavioral Sciences, Career Services, CSGA, and OSAL.
WHO:
CUH Students encouraged; All can help
WHAT:
Shoe and slipper donations will be donated to Institute for Human Services (HIS).
CONTACT:
CSGA @ (808) 739-8378

New!  CLOTHING DONATIONS FOR HOMELESS JOB PROGRAM
WHO: Hogan Program sponsoring Job Preparation Workshop for the Homeless has asked for gently used clothing for the homeless in their job hunting
WHAT:  Gently used clothing for men and women looking for work and to be used in interviews
WHEN:  Before Homeless Job workshop Sat., Oct. 19
WHERE: Drop off at Kieffer or call Ginger, Ann or Jackeline, who will pick it up from your office
CONTACT: alujan@chamiande.edu OR gmiller@chaminade.edu OR jackeline.sanqui@chaminade.edu

HAWAII SMALL BUSINESS FAIR THIS SATURDAY
The Chaminade University School of Business and the Hogan Entrepreneurs program will host the 2013 Hawaii Small Business Fair “Launch Your Dreams into Reality” on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on campus in Henry Hall. Open to the public, admission and parking are free.  However, seating is limited. To reserve your seat, go to: http://smallbizfair2013.eventbrite.com or call 945-1430. Walk-Ins will be accommodated on space available basis.  Workshop topics range from “Starting a Food Truck/ Culinary Business” to “Profitability and Cash Flow,” from “Branding” to “General Excise Tax De-Mystified.” Exhibitors include Minority Business Development Agency, SCORE, State Dept of Transportation, US Rural Development, State Department of Taxation, State Department of Health, Office of Hawaiian Affairs, Patsy T. Mink Center for Business & Leadership, Pacific Gateway Center, banks and more.
Participants on the Exhibitors and Organizing Committee include US Small Business Administration, Chaminade University, Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Internal Revenue Service, Business Action Center, Dept of Business Economic Development & Tourism, Bank of Hawaii, Ewa Beach CDBO.

New!  BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND
Matt Levi’s documentary The Hawaii Innocence Project, cosponsored by Chaminade, will play for a fourth time, on Sun., Oct. 13, at 9:30 p.m. CONTACT:  raedeen.karasuda@chaminade.edu, or call  808.735.4750 (office)

New!  CAMPUS SURVEY – OPPORTUNITY TO WIN A $150 VISA® E-GIFT CARD OR ONE OF THREE $50 VISA® E-GIFT CARDS!
WHAT: Dining Services conducting a survey to better understand your campus lifestyle and preferences. Responses are confidential.
WHO: Campus community
WHEN: Online survey takes 5 to 10 minutes.
HOW:  To begin, go to: http://www.college-survey.com/chaminade OR copy and paste the URL into your Internet browser address bar and hit enter.
CONTACT: “Thank you for your time assistance!” said Katrina Sumile, who can be reached at 808.739.4621 or sumile-katrina@aramark.com

COMING SOON
RELATIONSHIPS
WHEN:
Wed, 10/16/13, 12:30pm-1:20pm
WHERE: Clarence T.C. Ching Conference Center, Eiben Hall
WHO: Open to all CUH students
WHY: Learn to build healthy and positive relationships..
CONTACT: Allison A. Jerome at 808.735.4718 or ajerome@chaminade.edu

NUTRITION
WHEN:
Mon, 10/21/13, 12:30pm-1:20pm
WHERE: Clarence T.C. Ching Conference Center, Eiben Hall
WHO: Facilitated by Dr. Maria Stewart,            assistant professor, Department of Human Nutrition, UH-Manoa; open to all CUH students
WHY: Find out how you can eat healthy as a college student.
CONTACT: Allison A. Jerome at 808.735.4718 or ajerome@chaminade.edu

HONOLULU WEST OAHU MOBILE VETERAN CENTER (MVC) ON CAMPUS
WHERE
: Chaminade campus, 3rd Road near Brogan Hall
WHEN: Oct. 23
WHAT: The MVC is a 4 wheel drive, Ford F550 with a customized cab ordered by the VA’s Readjustment Counseling Services (RCS) to serve as an outreach vehicle. The VA outreach program is reaching out to military members, veterans and their family to increase awareness of VA benefits and help them take full advantage of the multitude of VA programs.
CONTACT: 808-973-8387 OR email Christopher.Purington@chaminade.edu

New!  SAINT LOUIS SCHOOL BBQ CHICKEN & CAR WASH FUNDRAISER
WHEN:
Sat., Oct. 26; set up at 4:30 a.m. with wrap-up by 2 p.m.
WHAT:
Saint Louis School’s annual BBQ chicken fundraiser.
WHERE:
Cooking in front of Bertram Hall (vehicular traffic will not be affected); drive by & pick up location in the vicinity of the flag. Additionally, SLS Campus Ministry will hold a car wash nearby.
WHO:
Saint Louis School and its Campus Ministry
CONTACT:
Eric Young at (808) 739-4801. Crusaders wanted to give a “heads up” on the busy Saturday expected on campus.  (Hey, and if you could use a carwash or some chicken BBQ…)

ONLINE TUTORING MODULE AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS
Chaminade provides students with access to online tutoring from Smarthinking. Chat with a live tutor up to 24 hours a day from ANY internet connection. Tutors are available in a wide range of subjects including writing (for any course), math (basic math through calc II), accounting, statistics, finance, economics, biology, anatomy & physiology, physics, and chemistry. You can also submit completed drafts of your writing assignments from any course to Smarthinking’s Essay Center for a tutor to review. The tutor will provide you with detailed, personalized feedback about your paper, typically within 24 hours. Smarthinking is free to all Chaminade students. You may logon to Smarthinking through eCollege. Look for the Online Tutoring Center link.
CONTACT: For more information, contact Allison A. Jerome, associate dean of Students at 808.735.471 or ajerome@chaminade.edu

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