DANCE DEPT. SELLING CHRISTMAS POINSETTIAS IN MCINNIS LOBBY DEC. 5-12
For everyone who wants to spread Christmas cheer around the office, home or their next holiday party, the Dance Dept. is selling large, beautiful Poinsettia's for only $5 now until the end of finals. Sold in McInnis lobby at St. Davids. Also buy festive Reindeer Headbands for $3 and holiday treats. Stop by Dec. 5-6, from 10 AM to 1 PM. During the Dance Concert Dec. 6-7, from 7-9 PM and on Sunday, Dec. 8, from 3-5 PM. Then Dec. 9-12 from 10 AM to 1 PM.
STAR OF BETHLEHEM PLANETARIUM CHRISTMAS SHOW DEC. 6, 7, 13, 14
Call now, these shows fill up fast!
The Julia Fowler Planetarium at St. Davids presents the full-dome program in McInnis Hall on Dec. 6, 7, 13 and 14. Show times are 7 PM and 8 PM each night. Tickets are by reservation only and are $5 per seat, pay at the door. The presentation is about 45 min. For reservations, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Leave a name and the number of seats you would like to reserve and you will get a confirmation within one to two business days. Details: http://www.eastern.edu/node/4176
MOTHER'S NIGHT OUT FIELD HOCKEY FUNDRAISER DEC. 6
Friday, December 6, from 5-9 PM in the Gym at St. Davids. Parking located in lot at corner of Fairview Dr. and Fenimore Lane. In this busy holiday season, EU Field Hockey is hosting a babysitting night. Take some time to go Christmas shopping, enjoy a night out with your friends, or just have an evening to yourself! EU Field Hockey is working to raise funds to travel to Bermuda in January. We will be playing three international games and serving the local people. The cost of your children attending is donation-based. There will be over 20 team members and coaches present to provide a safe night of entertainment, sports, and activities. Drop-off will begin at 5 PM and pick-up will be between 8 and 9 PM. Information and RSVP: EUFH@eastern.edu or call Head Coach Camrin Azzarano at 484-798-8132.
WINDOWS ON THE WORLD CHRISTMAS PROGRAM DEC. 6
Come join the joyous celebration of the Christmas season with Eastern's Music and Dance Departments! McInnis Auditorium, St. Davids. 10 AM. Full schedule: http://www.eastern.edu/offices-centers/office-provost/windows-world
WINTER DANCE CONCERT DECEMBER 6-8
Celebrate the holiday season! New works by Eastern's dance faculty and students, as well as choreographer/tap dancer Arthur Leo Taylor. Friday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 7 at 8 PM, and Sunday, Dec. 8 at 3 PM. For tickets, call the Box Office at 610-225-5545. Read more: http://www.eastern.edu/node/4041
SUSAN G. KOMEN INTERNSHIP
We offer flexible scheduling in our office, and ask that all interns commit to a minimum of 20 hrs./week. All internships are unpaid and run a minimum of 10 weeks, beginning in September, January and May. Currently, our openings focus on: Community Health and Education, Grants and Public Policy, Communications and Special Event Planning, Finance and Bookkeeping, Information Management and Data Entry. To qualify, all candidates should be enrolled in a university, exhibit strong organizational skills, be computer savvy, possess good customer service skills, and show enthusiasm and initiative. To apply, email us at email@example.com or call 215-238-8900 (posted 11/26/13)
ST. DAVIDS WRITING CENTER OPEN DURING FINALS WEEK
The Eastern University Writing Center is open for CAS students during Finals Week! Appointments and drop-ins welcome. December 9-12, 6-8 PM in Walton 205, St. Davids. For questions, contact John Nordlof (firstname.lastname@example.org).
YES! AND...COLLABORATIVE ARTS HOLIDAY CELEBRATION AND SILENT AUCTION DECEMBER 8
Founded and run by Eastern alumni, Yes! And... invites us to 21 W. Washington Lane in Phila. at 4 PM for refreshments, followed by a Silent Auction (get there before 6 PM to get your bids in!) and entertainment, including a performance by the cast of this year's Winter Sort of Thing, "Down With The Crown." Suggested donation is $10 per person, $25 per family, and will cover food, drinks, and entry into a raffle for a gift basket. Individuals who donate auction items are given complimentary tickets to the event. All proceeds benefit Yes! And...Collaborative Arts programming and productions. Full information: www.yesandcamp.org/auction
HELP FIGHT HUNGER WITH EU FOOD DRIVE NOW THROUGH DEC. 16
Student Services is conducting a Food Drive with Philabundance November 1 through December 16. Food Drive Drop-Off Locations: St. Davids - Walton Dining Hall and lobby, Eagle Learning Center and lobby; Falls Center; Harrisburg; and 18th and JFK in Phila. Priority items: Canned Tuna, Canned Beef Stew, Canned Chili, Beef Ravioli, Creamy Peanut Butter, Packaged food in boxes, cans, plastic bottles that do not have to be refrigerated. Contact Laurie Trefaller Schaffer,
Student Services Coordinator, LTrefall@eastern.edu
IMPACT HOLY LAND CONFERENCE DECEMBER 4-6
Friends Center, Phila., PA, sponsored by Evangelicals for Social Action (ESA). Do you want to help your church talk about peace on earth this Advent? Speakers include Nobel Peace Prize nominee Elias Chacour; Messianic Rabbi Kokeb Gedamu; Wayne Hilsden, pastor of the only evangelical church in Jerusalem; Lynne Hybels of Willow Creek Community Church; Eastern's Tony Campolo, Shane Claiborne, and many more. Visit ImpactHolyLand.org
*NOTE: Friends of Eastern University and Palmer Seminary can join the conversation for a deeply discounted rate of $100 (discount code: EasternFriend). Event postcards are available for distribution to your churches, and scholarships are available for those in need. Contact Josh Cradic at email@example.com.
EU ALUMNI PUBLISH MUSIC VIDEO
Tea Rajic sends us this link to the music video published by EU Alumni Avery Bazan and Justin Molfese who are trying to get their first music video on MTV U. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nF0OFxmoRks&feature=youtu.be
WINTER COMMENCEMENT SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14
Eastern University will hold its two Winter Commencement ceremonies on Dec. 14, on the campus at 1300 Eagle Road in St. Davids, PA. Details: http://www.eastern.edu/node/3991
WAYNE BED & BREAKFAST INN A GREAT PLACE FOR OUT-OF-TOWN GUESTS
Do you have family and friends visiting for the holidays, Commencement or special occasions? Treat them to a stay with our friends at Wayne Bed & Breakfast Inn at 211 Strafford Ave. in Wayne, PA. They welcome Eastern University guests. Call 610-989-9610 or visit www.bnbinn.com