Monday, November 18

Through December 15 - Exhibit of the full volume set of the Heritage Edition of The Saint John's Bible
Tredway Library

5:00 PM - Deadline to submit Grants for Blended Learning and Community Connections course development to Margaret Farrar

Tuesday, November 19

11:30 - 11:50 AM - Tuesday Reflection - Lorraine Stamberger, '14
Ascension Chapel, Founders Hall, 2nd floor

3:30 - 5:30 PM - Reception to Honor Carla Tracy, Illinois Academic Librarian of the Year
4:00 PM - Brief remarks
Snacks and beverages will be served
Gävle Room 404, Center for Student Life

4:30 - 5:30 PM - New Faculty Mentor Circle "What Does it Mean to be a Lutheran College?"
Gävle Room (Multipurpose Room 1), Center for Student Life

Wednesday, November 20

4:00 PM - Norm Moline's Last Lecture - "Reflections on a Journey and a Celebration of OUR Profession on a College Faculty"
3:30 PM - Refreshments
John Deere Lecture Hall

8:00 PM - Faculty Recital: OddBar Quartet and Friends
Featuring Brent Sandy (trumpet), Rich Medd (trombone), Jim Dreier (percussion), and Steve Grismore (guitar). Guest performers are Randall Hall (saxophone) and Joe Ott (saxophone)
Enemble Room, Bergendoff Hall

Thursday, November 21

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Blood Drive
Gävle Room, Center for Student Life, 4th floor

10:30 - 11:30 AM - Faculty Meeting
Olin  Auditorium

2:30 - 3:30 PM - Phi Betta Kappa Scholar Dr. Birgitta Whaley speaks at weekly talk in computer science and mathematics
Olin 202

4:30 - 6:30 PM - Open House to view The Saint John's Bible Exhibit
Tredway Library

5:00 PM - Deans' Meeting with Department & Program Chairs
Wilson Center

7:00 PM - From Inspiration to Illumination: An Introduction to the St. John's Bible, presented by Tim Ternes, Director and Curator of the St. John's Bible

6:30 PM - Light Refreshments
Larson Hall, 2nd floor, Bergendoff Building

7:30 PM - Quantum Biology-Old Roots and New Shoots, presented by Visiting Phi Beta Kappa Scholar Dr. Birgitta Whaley
Hanson Hall of Science 102

Friday, November 22

10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon - Partnering for Illinois' Economic Future, presented by U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill.
RSVP required
Gävle Room, Center for Student Life, 4th floor

4:00 PM - Friday Conversation - "Vocational Reflection" presented by Laura Mahn
3:30 PM - Refreshments
Wilson Center

7:00 PM - Opera @ Augustana performs "Hansel and Gretel"
Tickets are $14 for the general public, $12 for senior citizens, Augustana faculty/staff and students, and $8 for children age 12 and under.
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

7:00 PM - Augustana Dance Company Show
Tickets are $8 for the general public, $6 for senior citizens, Augustana faculty/staff ans students
Centennial Hall

Saturday, November 23

8:30 AM - 4:00 PM - Peace-Building: Innovative Strategies, Nuts and Bolts
Hanson Hall of Sciences

1:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Dance Marathon
Pepsico Recreation Center Courts

6:00 PM - Quad Cities Low Brass Day Recital
Ensemble Room, Bergendoff Hall

7:00 PM - Opera @ Augustana performs "Hansel and Gretel"
Tickets are $14 for the general public, $12 for senior citizens, Augustana faculty/staff and students, and $8 for children age 12 and under.
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

Sunday, November 24

7:00 PM - Opera @ Augustana performs "Hansel and Gretel"
Tickets are $14 for the general public, $12 for senior citizens, Augustana faculty/staff and students, and $8 for children age 12 and under.
Wallenberg Hall, Denkmann Building

8:00 PM - Art Beat
Live music broadcast by the students of WAUG, as a complement to the museum's current exhibition: From Anthropology through Zoology: The Fine Art of the Liberal Arts!
Augustana College Art Museum

Volume 12, Issue 11 - November 18, 2013

Community Engagement Center (CEC)

NEWS FROM INTERNSHIPS & CAREERS

UPCOMING INTERNSHIPS & CAREERS WORKSHOP & EVENT DATES

Please encourage your advisees and students in your classes to attend...

WINTER TERM

Our plans for winter term are outlined below.  Please feel free to build any of these activities into your winter syllabus and encourage students in your classes and your advisees to attend.  (If you are sending a whole class, please let us know so that we can plan accordingly.)  In addition, we welcome the opportunity to speak in your classes or to student groups that you advise on any career related topic that you would like.  Further, we can work with you to build career related content into your classes - from designing career related activities to securing professionals from the community to come and speak to your group.  Contact us with your ideas!  (JohnnaAdam@Augustana.edu)

Here is what is planned for winter term...

Career Olympics

For the first 5 weeks of winter term, we are hosting a weekly series called with a "Career Olympics" theme.  The aim of the series is to prepare students for the job or internship search and life after college.  Each workshop will feature an industry expert as well as a theme related activity.  The following workshops will be offered.  Incentives will be awarded for students who participate!  Students are welcome to come to any or (preferably) ALL events!

November 18th - What Employers Want Focus: RESUMES - OLIN 202 at 4:30 - 6:00

November 25th - Interview to Impress - OLIN 202 at 4:30 - 6:00

December 2nd - Networking to Start your Career - OLIN 202 at 4:30 - 6:00

Week of December 2nd - Mock Interviews - Contact Internships & Careers to sign up

December 9th - Etiquette Dinner - DeBord Café at 6:00 - 8:00 (1524 4th Avenue, Rock Island)

December 16th - Professional Success - OLIN 202 at 4:30 - 6:00

Other Winter Term Programming

December 12th - Resume Workshop - OLIN 105 at 4:30 - 5:30

January 14th & 16th - Intro to Internships & Careers - Dorms, exact locations and times to be determined

January 20th - Social Justice Related Career Panels - exact locations and times to be determined

January 21st - Resumes 101 - OLIN 105 at 4:30 - 5:30

January 27th - Career Fest 101 - OLIN 202 at 4:30 - 5:30

January 28th - Resumania (walk-up resume reviews) - CSL tables near BREW at 11:00 - 1:00

January 29th - Resumania (walk-up resume reviews) - CSL tables near BREW at 11:00 - 1:00 & 6:00 -8:00

January 31st - Career Fest - North Central College (Naperville)
         10:00 - 3:00 general career fair ALL majors
         1:00 - 5:00 teacher career fair for Education majors

February 3rd - Interviewing 101 - OLIN 202 at 4:30 - 5:30

February 6th - LinkedIn 101 - OLIN 105 at 4:30 - 5:30

February 10th - Internships 101 - OLIN 202 at 4:30 - 5:30

February 14th - LOVE your FUTURE - Details to be announced