Events

February 2014

  • Student Juried Exhibition 2014

    Friday, January 17, 8:00am-Tuesday, February 4, 5:00pm at Fine Arts Gallery

    This exhibition provides a setting where the university community and the public are able to see the depth and excellence of creative visual work by students from the departments fo Art, Graphic design, Photocommunications, and Theater Desgin at St. Edward's University. A visiting creative professional is invited to jury this exhibition each year.

  • Homecoming Court Nominations

    Thursday, January 30, 9:00am-Friday, February 7, 5:00pm

    Select the 2014 Homecoming Court!
    NOMINATE on Collegiate Link between Jan. 21 and Feb. 7 at 5 p.m.  (log-in with your SEU username and password!)
    Each faculty, staff and student may nominate 1 male and 1 female underclassmen for Homecoming Court, and 1 male and 1 female senior for the Senior Homecoming Court.
    All students should demonstrate the St. Edward’s Mission, exceptional school spirit, and uphold high academic standards.
     
    Voting will take place Feb. 17 – Feb. 21 at 5 p.m. on Collegiate Link.

  • Homecoming Team & Free Agent Registration 2014

    Thursday, January 30, 9:00am-Wednesday, February 12, 12:00am

    COMPETE FOR THE TOPPER CUP TROPHY!

     
    FIND A CREW
    Any student can be on a Homecoming team! Student Organizations, Residence Halls or any group of students are encouraged to get a team together.
     
    Don’t have a team? That’s cool, sign up as a Free Agent, and we’ll hook you up with a competition crew.
     
    REGISTER YOUR TEAM
    Log-in to Collegiate Link for Team and Free Agent registration, now through Wednesday, February 12 before midnight.

     

     
     

  • Frontline Faith Project

    Saturday, February 1, 9:00am-11:00am at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

    Join the Frontline Faith Project as we listen to a story of a true hero who turned to his faith to help save 33 Chilean miners; a story of an ordinary man with an extraordinary experience. Greg Hall, owner of Drillers Supply International and a Texas A&M graduate, did what no man has done before or since. His unique and desperate account reinforces that miracles truly do happen.

  • The Well, An All-Christian Worship Service

    Sunday, February 2, 5:00pm-6:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Jones Auditorium

    Looking for a spiritual home on campus? Join us at "The Well," an inclusive all-Christian worship service for students, staff and faculty of all backgrounds. Come to these ecumenical gatherings for a time of spiritual renewal and fellowship. Together we will worship through music, word and the sharing of Holy Communion.
 On Feb. 2, the Rev. Dr. Jenny Veninga will preach on "Blessed Are the Fools."
     
    The Well meets in Jones Auditorium from 5-6 pm on these 1st and 3rd Sundays: February 2 and 16; March 2 and 16; April 6 and May 4.

  • Coffee & Conversation TODAY!

    Wednesday, February 5, 2:00pm-3:00pm at Moody Hall Atrium
    • Moody Hall International Lounge
    • 2 pm- 3 pm

     Join OIE for some lively conversation about study abroad and all things international. We always have free treats, coffee, and tea for ALL to enjoy! We hope to see you there.

  • Accounting Career Fair

    Wednesday, February 5, 3:30pm-6:30pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

    Career Services is hosting the first-ever Accounting Career Fair on Wednesday, February 5 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. This fair is designed to help undergraduate & graduate accounting students search for internships and full-time employment in 2014 and 2015.  Click on the link provided for a list of companies and firms that are participating.  Students are expected to dress professionally and have several copies of their resume.  

  • Learn More About the MA in Counseling at St. Edward's

    Wednesday, February 5, 6:00pm-8:00pm at Main Building, Maloney Room

    These small group sessions are typically held in the evening, and serve as an introduction to St. Edward’s, our MA in Counsleing program design, the practicum and licensure process, as well as strategies to put your best foot forward in the application process.
    RSVP for the Wednesday, February 5 event at http://www.stedwards.edu/admission/graduate/infosession.

  • Open Mic Night

    Thursday, February 6, 6:00pm-8:00pm at Meadow's Coffeehouse

    Sign up to play a few of your favorite songs or recite some literature at Jo's Coffee Shop in Ragsdale. Or just come listen to some of St. Edwards talented students.

  • Learn More About the Management and Business Graduate Programs at St. Edward's

    Thursday, February 6, 6:00pm-8:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom B

    Join us for an upcoming information session and learn about the management and business evening graduate programs or the full-time Environmental Management and Sustainability (MSEM) graduate program at St. Edward’s.
    You’ll hear how our challenging and rewarding programs can enhance your professional success and personal fulfillment. Learn about the career skills and credentials you’ll gain in each program, and find out why a graduate degree is a smart investment. Refreshments will be provided.
    RSVP for the Thursday, February 6 event at http://www.stedwards.edu/admission/graduate/infosession.

  • Brown Bag Lunch: Tartuffe

    Friday, February 7, 12:00pm-1:00pm at Mary Moody Northen Theatre

    Staff and faculty members are invited to Mary Moody Northen Theatre from noon to 1 p.m. on Friday, February 7, to attend a lunch and preview of the theatre's production of Tartuffe, written by Molière  and directed by David Long. Seating is limited. RSVP to Casey Burkhart for lunch. Please mention special dietary restrictions.

  • Center for Teaching Excellence: Teaching "Writing Across Borders" - film and discussion

    Friday, February 7, 12:00pm-1:30pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom A

     In this session, we will watch portions of the film "Writing Across Borders" -- a 3-year documentary project funded by Oregon State University.  The film’s goal is to address some of the most significant challenges international students face when writing for American colleges and universities. It aims to help faculty members, writing assistants, and other professionals work more productively with international students in writing environments. After viewing short segments of the film, we will engage in facilitated discussions about the film's implications for how we teach courses - across the curriculum - that ask culturally diverse student populations to write.  Please RSVP.

  • Second Saturday Guided Hike

    Saturday, February 8, 10:00am-12:00pm at Wild Basin Creative Research Center

     Wild Basin's guided hike is a great way to learn about the native Texas Hill Country. Join us for a 2 hour guided hike with our seasoned trail guide and naturalist, Paul Montgomery. Guided hike begins on the deck of the Wild Basin Creative Research Center. Registration is through: http://www.meetup.com/bcpfriends/events/160267662/

  • Spread the Love

    Monday, February 10, 11:00am-2:00pm at Ragsdale Lawn

     
    Show family and friends how much you care about them by writing a note, drawing a picture, or creating some poetry!  Hilltop Leadership Development will be out on Ragsdale Lawn with paper, envelopes, stamps, and markers so you can show your family and friends that you are Spreading the Love!
     
    We will mail the envelopes for you so just come prepared with the address!
     

  • Nonprofit & Volunteer Fair

    Wednesday, February 12, 9:30am-12:30pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

    The Nonprofit and Volunteer Fair is an opportunity to visit with local nonprofits, university groups serving the local community, and learn about domestic and international post-graduate volunteer opportunities. Come learn about volunteer, internship and career opportunities from many great organizations.

  • Council on Foreign Relations Academic Conference Call

    Wednesday, February 12, 11:00am-12:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Lucas Room (Room 301)

    The first CFR Academic Conference Call, “2014 Preventive Priorities,” presented by Paul Stares, General John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action, will be held February 12. These interesting and hour-long conference calls feature renowned experts on contemporary topics. Space is limited. RSVP is required. meris@stedwards.edu or 233-1678.
    These calls are sponsored by the Kozmetsky Center.
     
     
     

  • Mind of Pope Francis: Evangelii Guadium Discussion and Reflection Group

    Wednesday, February 12, 12:00pm-1:00pm at Fleck Hall, Room 305

    The Center for Religion and Culture is sponsoring a three-part series exploring Pope Francis’ first Apostolic Exhortation Evangelii Gaudium (Joy of the Gospel). This will have a deep impact on the Church for several generations because it explores the pope's thinking at length. Each session stands alone.  The first session will provide an overview and explore the Introduction and Chapter One (The Church’s Missionary Transformation). A summary will be available through Casey Burkhart. Please RSVP as lunch will be served.

     

  • Meet the Public Relations Firms hosted by Career Services

    Wednesday, February 12, 5:00pm-6:30pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

    5 representatives from public relations firms in Austin will participate in a panel discussion about starting a career in PR and how to apply for internship opportunities. Following the panel, students will have the opportunity to break into small groups and network with each firm. The following firms are scheduled to participate.
     

    • Cohn & Wolfe
    • Penman PR
    • Phillips & Company
    • Red Fan Communications 
    • Waggener Edstrom

     
    Students are expected to dress professionally & have copies of their resume.  Please contact Career Services with questions. 

  • Moonlight Hike at Wild Basin

    Wednesday, February 12, 7:00pm-9:00pm at Wild Basin Creative Research Center

    Explore the BCP at night for a moonlight hike with Paul Breaux of the Sierra Club. Enjoy the sights and sounds of the canyonlands as day turns to night during this guided interpretive hike. Many animals only come out at night to search for food. Others may change their patterns and become active in the evening when the heat of the day subsides. From frog choruses and coyote yips to a starry sky, we'll tune your senses to the sights, sounds, and smells of Central Texas.
    Registration is through meet-up.com-  http://www.meetup.com/bcpfriends/events/159258252/
     
     

  • Gilman Study Abroad Scholarship Workshop

    Thursday, February 13, 4:00pm-5:30pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom C

    Do you receive Pell Grants as part of your financial aid package?
    If so, come the Gilman Study Abroad Scholarship Workshop and learn more about this national scholarship for students to study abroad. You only need to be eligible for the Pell Grant to qualify. Gilman awards up to $5000 to students for summer,semester, or year long programs.
    This workshop will give you tips on when to apply, how to write your essay, and insight into what Gilman readers are looking for. 
     

  • Mary Moody Northen Theatre presents TARTUFFE by Molière

    Thursday, February 13, 7:30pm-Sunday, February 23, 9:15pm at Mary Moody Northen Theatre

    Masquerading as a man of God, Tartuffe has wormed his way into the affections and household of a rich merchant, Orgon, with pantomime piety and counterfeit zeal.  Translator Ranjit Bolt has updated Molière's classic satire, and director David Long has added his own local twist. Featuring Equity guests Liz Beckham, Barbara Chisholm, Jamie Goodwin and David Stahl, this insightful comedy proves that hypocrisy never takes a holiday. 
     
    Running Thursday - Saturdays at 7:30 pm, Sundays at 2.
     
    SEU Community Night February 14 - $8 tickets! Additional Student Night February 20.
     
    “Astoundingly delightful.” – New York Post
     

  • Graphic Design Senior Exhibition

    Friday, February 14, 8:00am-Friday, March 7, 5:00pm at Fine Arts Gallery

    Celebrate the accomplishments of St. Edward's University graduating graphic design seniors as they present final examples of their creative research in this exhibit.

  • Homecoming: Team Captain's Meeting

    Friday, February 14, 3:00pm-4:00pm at Recreation and Convocation Center, Room 231

    Team captains will meet with Homecoming staff to discuss the week’s events. Team captains need to be prepared to submit in which events their teams will be participating.
    Important information and materials will be distributed.

  • Senior Retreat

    Friday, February 14, 3:00pm-Saturday, February 15, 9:00pm at Cedarbrake Retreat Center in Belton, TX

    Attention Seniors!  Take a short break to reflect on your time at St. Ed's, envision your future after graduation and stop to enjoy these last moments with other Seniors.  This overnight retreat led by staff and alumni provides an opportunity to share memories and pray together for God's blessing as you prepare to move beyond the Hilltop. The Retreat is open to all seniors graduating in Dec. 2013, May or Aug. 2014.  
    Register online by Feb. 10. 

  • Faculty Talks: How a Medieval Troubadour Became a Mathematical Figure

    Friday, February 14, 3:30pm-5:30pm at Fleck Hall, Room 314

     
    Prof. Michael Saclolo will discuss how a poetic form has influenced modern mathematics.  This form, the sestina, dates to the Middle Ages.  The earliest known sestina is by a troubadour named Arnaut Daniel.  The sestina features a permutation of six, as reflected in its stanza’s ending words. Permutations have long been a topic of study among mathematicians.  Arnaut’s sestina led to a mathematical question about permutations whose full resolution was not realized until this century.  This presentation will chronicle the development of this question, providing a glimpse of how literature and mathematics can connect.  Please RSVP below.

  • Opening Reception: Graphic Design Senior Exhibition

    Friday, February 14, 6:00pm-8:00pm at Fine Arts Gallery

    Celebrate the accomplishments of St. Edward's University graduating graphic design seniors as they present final examples of their creative research in this exhibit.

  • Operation T: Benefit Concert

    Saturday, February 15, 7:00pm-10:00pm at Dominican Joe's Coffee Shop-- 515 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

    Come enjoy some live music from local Austin artists and help Operation T! Small Towns will start off the night, followed by Sons of Santos and Maggie and the Sauce.
    The event is FREE and we will be collecting t-shirts and donations. 20% of all sales will be donated to the organization. Please come out and support Operation T as we look to make a difference around the world.


    Operation T is a student initiative supported by Campus Ministry that seeks to give a new home to new or gently used t-shirts to people in need.

  • Homecoming: Cardboard Regatta

    Sunday, February 16, 2:00pm-4:00pm at Recreation and Convocation Center, Pool

     For Homecoming teams, spectators welcome!
    Strategy. Teamwork. VICTORY! It’s not just about the boat, but how you float! Starting with the judging of the creative aspect, teams will race in the pool to see whose boat is the most seaworthy.
    Boat design judging will take place on the RCC gym floor beforehand.

  • The Well: An All-Christian Worship Service

    Sunday, February 16, 5:00pm-6:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Jones Auditorium

    Looking for a spiritual home on campus? Join us at "The Well," an inclusive all-Christian worship service for students, staff and faculty of all backgrounds. Come to these ecumenical gatherings for a time of spiritual renewal and fellowship. Together we will worship through music, word and the sharing of Holy Communion. On Feb. 16, the Rev. Dr. Jenny Veninga will preach on "Leave Your Gifts and Go."  
    The Well meets in Jones Auditorium from 5-6 pm on these 1st and 3rd Sundays: February 16; March 2 and 16; April 6 and May 4.  
     

  • Vote for Homecoming Court 2014

    Monday, February 17, 9:00am-Friday, February 21, 5:00pm

    Vote for Homecoming Court and Mr. & Ms. SEU 2014
    The purpose of the St. Edward's Homecoming Court is to visibly recognize undergraduate students who demonstrate strong academic standards, uphold the St. Edward's mission, and exhibit excellent school spirit.
     
    The Homecoming Court nominees were nominated by fellow students, faculty and staff.

  • Scholars Snapshot & Award Luncheon Program

    Monday, February 17, 11:00am-5:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

    The Admission Office at St. Edward's University is hosting a campus event to celebrate the academic achievement and university acceptance of incoming freshmen who have received a distinguished merit scholar award.

  • "Immigration Law and Reform: Myths, Dreams, and the Back of the Line" Talk with Sam Adair

    Monday, February 17, 2:00pm-3:15pm at Trustee Hall, Room 104

     This talk will examine the current state of U.S.
    immigration laws, discuss some of the proposals on the table for immigration reform, and address some of the significant moral and legal issues surrounding our immigration policy. Those proposals include the notion of sending people to the back of the line to repealing the 14th Amendment right of citizenship by birth. Sponsored by the Center for Ethics and Leadership. Light refreshments to follow.
     
    February 17 2:00-3:15PM Trustee Hall 104

  • Homecoming: Board Painting

    Monday, February 17, 7:00pm-9:00pm at Parking Garage, 3rd Floor

    Help make a spirited scene on campus! Paints and brushes are provided, so bring your team and your ideas, you only have one hour! Judging takes place later in the week.
    For Homecoming teams!
    Spectators welcome, but seating is not provided.
     

  • ISA on Campus

    Tuesday, February 18, 10:00am-2:00pm at Moody Hall, Second Floor Top of Ramp

     Talk to Lauren Jennings, an ISA study abroad representative, about the multitude of study abroad options through ISA! 

  • Homecoming: Skit/Improv Challenge

    Tuesday, February 18, 7:00pm-9:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

    For Homecoming teams, spectators welcome!
    The competition drama heats up as each team performs a spirit skit. The top 5 teams will face-off in an improv challenge to determine a winner.

  • Fusion Discussion Group: GMO Foods

    Wednesday, February 19, 12:00pm-1:00pm at Fleck Hall, Room 305

    Join us for lunch as we discuss the Union of Concerned Scientists on GMO foods, "Failure to Yield: Biotechnology's Broken Promises" at http://www.ucsusa.org/assets/documents/food_and_agriculture/failure-to-y.... Please RSVP to Casey Burkhart.

  • Homecoming: Xbox FIFA Tournament

    Wednesday, February 19, 7:00pm-10:00pm at Recreation and Convocation Center, Room 231

    Love Futbol? Thumbs need a workout? Then the FIFA tournament is just the thing for you! Two team members will battle in a single elimination tournament on Xbox 360. GOALLLLLLLLL!
    For Homecoming teams! Spectators welcome, but seating is very limited.

  • Homecoming: Dodgeball Tournament

    Wednesday, February 19, 7:00pm-11:00pm at Recreation and Convocation Center Gym Floor

    For Homecoming teams, spectators welcome!
    DODGE, DUCK, DIP, DIVE, DODGE!  Whether you’re an average Joe, or a real pro, this tournament will offer a wealth of energetic fun and excitement!

  • Homecoming: Food Drive Weigh-in

    Thursday, February 20, 5:00pm-5:30pm at RCC Parking Lot

    See how teams stack-up with a final weigh-in of food collected throughout the week.  Heaviest pile will wins!
    All donations will go to the Capital Area Food Bank.

  • Learn More About the Master of Business Administration Programs at St. Edward’s

    Thursday, February 20, 6:00pm-8:00pm at South Austin main campus

    Interested in a graduate degree in business? Join us for an upcoming preview day and learn about the Master of Business Administration evening program and the Master of Business Administration in Digital Media Management full-time program at St. Edward's. You’ll hear how our challenging and rewarding programs can enhance your professional success and personal fulfillment.
    RSVP for the Thursday, February 20 event at http://www.stedwards.edu/admission/graduate/infosession.

  • Center for Teaching Excellence: Teaching "Writing Across Borders" - film and discussion

    Friday, February 21, 12:15pm-1:45pm at Moody Hall, Room 208

    Rescheduled from Feb 7, we will watch portions of the film "Writing Across Borders" -- a 3-year documentary project funded by OSU. The film's goal is to address some of the most significant challenges international students face when writing for American colleges and universities. It aims to help faculty members, writing assistants, and others work more productively with international students in writing environments. After viewing segments of the film, we will discuss the film's implications for how we teach courses that ask culturally diverse students to write.  Please RSVP again for this new date.

  • Homecoming: Casino Night

    Friday, February 21, 8:00pm-11:00pm at Austin Sports Center (425 Woodward St.)

    Come play casino games and earn the chance to win amazing raffle prizes! Enjoy and evening of refreshments, desserts and dancing.  Free for students with a valid SEU ID.  Guests may purchase tickets at the door. Alumni and families can purchase tickets online or at the door. Homecoming Court will be announced at 9 p.m.
     
    Visit www.stedwards.edu/homecoming for family and alumni registration.

  • Homecoming Casino Night

    Friday, February 21, 8:00pm-11:00pm at Austin Sports Center (425 Woodward St.)

     Come play casino games and earn the chance to win amazing raffle prizes! Enjoy and evening of refreshments, desserts and dancing.  Free for students with a valid SEU ID.  Guests may purchase tickets at the door. Alumni and families can purchase tickets online or at the door. Homecoming Court will be announced at 9 p.m.
    Visit www.stedwards.edu/homecoming for family and alumni registration.

  • Project 2014

    Saturday, February 22, 7:30am-3:00pm at Doyle Courtyard

    Project 2014 is Austin's largest annual service project hosted by the University of Texas. St. Edward's will be joining forces with UT to make a difference in the Cesar Chavez community. Food and transportation is provided. Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to give back.
    Register here:  http://bit.ly/serve1dayGP 
    Sign-up closes on February 17th. 
     

  • Homecoming Tailgate and Pep Rally

    Saturday, February 22, 11:00am-1:00pm at Dujarie Lawn

    Get excited for some live music and good food at the Homecoming tailgate. Bring your family and friends and enjoy homecoming.  Don't forget to raise some hill at the pep rally as well. Show your school spirit as we get ready for the spring sports.

  • Homecoming Tailgate, BBQ & Pep Rally

    Saturday, February 22, 12:00pm-2:00pm at Moody Drive, Dujarie and Basil Moreau Lawn

     Enjoy food, music, Homecoming giveaways and entertainment before the Battle of the Saints basketball games.
    Tailgate will conclude with the presentation of the Topper Cup and Pep Rally leading up to the Battle of the Saints!
     
    BBQ plates are $5 for students with a valid SEU ID. Visitwww.stedwards.edu/homecoming for family and alumni registration.

  • Battle of the Saints: Basketball

    Saturday, February 22, 1:00pm-5:00pm at Recreation and Convocation Center Gym Floor

    Come support your Topper basketball teams in another Battle of the Saints game.  Each victory counts towards the BOTS cup.

  • Battle of the Saints: Women's Basketball vs. St. Mary's

    Saturday, February 22, 2:00pm-4:00pm at Recreation and Convocation Center Gym Floor

     Watch the Lady Toppers take on Mary’s University in the Battle of the Saints!
    A part of the Blue & Gold Series! Students, remember to bring your punch card!bit.ly/blueandgoldseries

  • Battle of the Saints: Men's Basketball vs. St. Mary's

    Saturday, February 22, 4:00pm-6:00pm at Recreation and Convocation Center Gym Floor

     Support the Hilltoppers and they face St. Mary’s University in the Battle of the Saints!
    Mr. & Ms. SEU 2014 will be announced at halftime.
    A part of the Blue & Gold Series! Students, remember to bring your punch card! bit.ly/blueandgoldseries

  • 2nd Annual Student Government Association Alumni Mixer

    Saturday, February 22, 5:30pm-6:30pm at Moody Hall Atrium

     Interested in attending our 2nd annual Alumni Mixer? If you are a senior and graduating in May of 2014, please e-mail George Kuhle (gkuhle@stedwards.edu) for more information about our event on Saturday, February 22nd, from 5:30pm-6:30pm in the Moody Hall Atrium. This event is free and brings seniors and alumni together to network.

  • University Ring Ceremony

    Sunday, February 23, 2:00pm-3:00pm at Main Building, Maloney Room

    This new campus event marks the first steps into the St. Edward’s University alumni community with the presentation of the University Ring.
     
    Ring Recipient Check-in, 1:30 p.m. Ceremony, 2 p.m.

  • On the Future of South East Europe/Balkans, International Security & Economic Issues: Perspectives from the Region

    Tuesday, February 25, 2:00pm-4:00pm at John Brooks Williams Natural Sciences Center-South Building, Room 186

    Join us for a panel session with our visiting delegation representing the nations of South East Europe/Balkans: an opportunity for our campus community to build global associations and better understand challenges and opportunities in this dynamic region of Europe.
     

  • 7 Wonders of the Hill

    Tuesday, February 25, 5:00pm-7:00pm at Mabee Ballrooms A & B

     
    The Committee for Multicultural Advancement (CMA) and the Multicultural Leadership Board (MLB) would like to introduce the “7 Wonders of the Hill.” Those wonders being 7 specific demographics of St. Edward’s population: International, Interfaith, LGBT, Black Heritage, Asian Heritage, and Women.
     
    This focus group styled event will encourage students, faculty and staff to participate in breakout sessions to discuss the various issues/interests which may surround those who identify with any of the aforementioned groups.
    From this event we seek to achieve several goals: create a judgment free environment for students, faculty and staff to express their opinions, encourage all to take a more educated look at the experiences of their fellow peers, and to provide St. Edward’s University with a better understanding of how receptive individuals are to the diverse climate provided here at this institution. Faculty have the option of offering this event to their students for extra credit, as other participating faculty are.
    Dinner and refreshments will be provided. We will also be sponsoring a special raffle drawing with 7 prizes!! We look forward to seeing you.
    For more information please feel free to contact any of the following people:
    Joi Torres (Multicultural and Diversity Affairs Advisor) jtorre11@stedwards.edu
    Domonique DeLeo (Multicultural and Diversity Affairs Graduate Assistant) ddeleo3@stedwards.edu
    Brittney Justice (Social Justice Events Coordinator) bjustic2@stedwards.edu
     
     

  • Academic Program Int'l (API) on Campus!

    Wednesday, February 26, 10:30am-1:30pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Main Lobby

     Come and talk to a representative from Academic Programs International (API) about the study abroad options on their programs. API is a pre-approved study abroad program. If you have any questions, please talk to Christine Trinidad at the Office of International Education (OIE), Moody Hall 1st Floor.

  • Council on Foreign Relations Academic Conference Call

    Thursday, February 27, 11:00am-12:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Lucas Room (Room 301)

    The CFR Academic Conference Call, "China's Resource Quest,” presented by Michael A. Levi, David M. Rubenstein Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment and Director of the Program on Energy Security and Climate Change, will be held February 27. These interesting and hour-long conference calls feature renowned experts on contemporary topics. Space is limited. RSVP is required. meris@stedwards.edu or 233-1678.
    These calls are sponsored by the Kozmetsky Center.

  • Getting to Year 2

    Friday, February 28, 2:30pm-6:30pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

    A conference designed for first year students preparing to make the transition into their second year as a Hilltopper. If you’re wondering anything about what you want to do next year, or the next year, or even after you graduate, you should attend! This is a special opportunity for you to take time to learn about and consider all the exciting opportunities you have at your fingertips!

  • Dr. Manfred Spitzer presents "Digital Dementia"

    Friday, February 28, 4:30pm-5:30pm at John Brooks Williams Natural Sciences Center-South Building, Room 186

    Many of us see the internet as a gift replete with intellectual vitamins. But, today’s children are spending an average of seven hours a day on entertainment media, televisions, computers and electronic devices. Dr. Spitzer’s presentation will clarify that digitalizing classrooms has a negative effect on learning, especially in children.
    Manfred Spitzer is graduate of the University of Freiburg. He has worked at Heidelberg, Harvard, and University of Oregon. He is widely published in neuroscience, learning, and psychiatry and is the recipient of many awards.
    Cupcakes follow lecture. Co-sponsored by CEL, BSS and SOE.