Student and Community Involvement's Guide to Events and Opportunities
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This Week in Photos 10.31.11
IN THIS ISSUE
Treasure Hunt
Pick Up Line of the Week
BYOG
Blood Drives
Type Truck
4K for Cancer
Compañia Flamenca
Standpoint Blog
Greek Corner
Need a job?
Oxfam Hunger Banquet
Become a part of UPC
pirate

Greetings!

 

Be sure to check out our TREASURE HUNT beginning this week, the first week in a month-long adventure! You'll also want to stop by the Social Marketing Team's Facebook Page and answer our question:  

  

"If you were a pirate, what would you name your parrot?" 

 

Also, check out events like MOVEABLE TYPE where you can print your own posters and business cards on a letterpress, Jose Porcel's GYPSY FIRE - a hot Latin dance number, the Oxfam Hunger Banquet or give a pint at the Blood Drive. 

    

 

Bobbie Watson '12

SpotlightOnline Coordinator/Social Marketing Team 

 

 

Treasure Map
ARRRGH... 
A TREASURE HUNT

ARRRGH...fellow Frostburg students, FSU's Social Marketing Team is having a TREASURE HUNT through the month of November!

 

Each week look here for the clue. Use the clue to find some useful places on campus!
At each destination, you will find some TREASURE! At the end of the four weeks, you will have a completed treasure map!
Use this to be eligible for the grand prize!
Ye best get goin'!

 

THIS WEEK'S CLUE:
    Go to where the corn explodes, 
and the knowledge comes in loads.
Be sure to ASK for your TREASURE 
when your reach your destination
 
 
Quote of the Week: 
The only reason people get lost in thought is because it's unfamiliar territory.   -Unknown

                                                          Photo of the Week:

Funny Road Sign 2itunes top 10 Six Surprising Ways to Boost Your Health Cold and Flu Fact or Fiction
Cold and Flu: Fact or Fiction? 
12 Most Sugar Packed Foods
      12 Foods Your
     Dentist Won't Eat 

Brandie and Michael
Pick Up Line
of the Week
with Mike & Brandie 

Mike:
It's a good thing that I have my library card. Why? Because I am totally checking you out!!

Brandie:
Can I have a picture of you, so I can show Santa what I want for Christmas?
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR GIVEAWAY WINNERS!  
 
WILLIAM MILLER
OUR Like us on Facebook GIVEAWAY WINNER
 
chris




CHRIS MONTAGUE 
OUR Like us on Facebook SCARY MOVIE
POLL WINNER!
Gaming Consoles
BYOG (Bring Your Own Game Night) 
Wednesday, 11/2 
Noon-10 PM 
Lane University Center, Game Room 
 
Come join us in the game room and bring your own games from home and use our consoles! Bring your friends so you can get some multiplayer games going!
Red Cross
Blood Drives 
Wednesday, 11/2 from 9 AM - 1 PM
Thursday, 11/3 from 10 AM - 4 PM
Lane University Center, Atkinson Room 
 
The Society for Human Resources Management and Sigma Alpha Epsilon are sponsoring two blood drives this week. 
 

If you are interested in donating, or have any questions, please stop by the table in Lane University Loft Monday or Tuesday of next week between 10 and 3 to sign up! 

 

FIND OUT IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE TO GIVE BLOOD

 

Or email Ashley Daniels A STAR! AmeriCorps VOICE Clearinghouse Coordinator or call 301-687-7598.

Type Truck
4K for CANCER Interest Meeting
Monday, 11/7 at 8 PM
Lane University Center, Room 111

70 Days, 4000 Miles, 90 Riders

Have a strong connection to cancer? Want to make a difference in someone's life who is currently fighting? The 4K for Cancer is dedicated to empowering young adults in uniting communities across the country in the fight against cancer through community service and support.

There will be three rides this summer:
Baltimore to Portland
Baltimore to San Francisco
Baltimore to Seattle
 

For more information, contact Ashley Daniels
CameraCAPTURE BETTER PHOTOS
Monday, November 7 at 7 PM

Lane University Center Atkinson Room

Social Marketing Team Photographer Blair Raughley will present an interactive hour-long workshop on how to capture better photos with your digital camera. Please bring yours along with you.

For more information, contact  Blair Raughley
Porcel Flamenca Dancers
 
COMPAŅIA FLAMENCA JOSÉ PORCEL
GYPSY FIRE
Tuesday, 11/8 at 7:30 PM 
Lane University Center, Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall (ARMAH)
FSU Students - $3

Featuring some of the world's most acclaimed flamenco dancers and musicians, Compaņia Flamenca José Porcel is renowned for performances that radiate with the passion, vitality and intensity characteristic of this art form. As Spain's foremost flamenco company, they bring the age-old gypsy traditions of Andalucía to life with an energy that is sure to delight audience members.

 

 FSU Student $3  * FSU Employee $13  * Adults $18 * Under 17 $13 

 

 

Compaņia Flamenca Jose Porcel Masterclass

Tuesday, 11/8 at 4:30 PM

FSU Lane University Center, Atkinson Room

 

Dancers from Compaņia Flamenca Jose Porcel present a masterclass in flamenco technique. This masterclass is FREE but space is limited! Email CES Outreach to reserve a space.

 

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Aspirations
CHECK OUT THIS FRESHMAN'S BLOG
Standpoint      Visit our blog

Follow freshman Carissa Warnick's blog as she describes her transition from high school to college, the everyday challenges she faces, and her solutions for the problems she encounters.

THIS WEEK: AMATEURS  
GREEK Corner

 

Alpha Phi Omega is sponsoring a 
NATIONAL FITNESS
SERVICE WEEK 
11/6 - 11/12
Each day there will be a health event open to the public to stay fit.  All events will be in the Lane University Center.  Any questions email Janine Fields
   
Kappa Beta Gamma is having a 
Grilled Cheese Sale 
11/1 - 11/3
Compton - 2nd floor 
Purchase a grilled cheese sandwich for your tummy and help support 
Special Olympics 
tech crew '11 setup  3
Lights? Sound?
Apply to be a member of the TECH CREW! 
 

Do you enjoy attending concerts? Are you a musician looking to expand your technical abilities? Have you ever wondered how they create concert and theatrical light shows? Do you enjoy assisting with the preparation of meetings and events? JOIN the Lane University Center TECH CREW TODAY for an opportunity to obtain a behind the scenes experience associated with supporting conferences and events and how to setup and operate professional sound and lighting systems.  

 

EXPERIENCE STRONGLY PREFFERED but all applications encouraged. Apply online today! SUBMIT APPLICATIONS BY NOVEMBER 2ND.

Oxfam 
Oxfam Hunger Banquet 
Monday, 11/14 from 7-8:30 PM
Lane University Center, Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall 

 

The Oxfam Hunger Banquet is a great way to learn more about world hunger and the affects it has on people around the world. The program will talk about how many people go to bed hungry at night, how many do not know where their next meal is coming from and what we can do to make a difference. Both participants and volunteers are needed! Particpants should bring a canned good or monetary donation for the Frostburg Food Pantry.

 

If you are interested in volunteering for Oxfam, please email Ashley Daniels - A STAR! AmeriCorps VOICE Clearinghouse Coordinator or call 301.687.7598.

Chalking Windows
Be part of a great team 
 
The University Programming Council wants new members to work on a street team. Street Team members will chalk the campus, interact with other students, and working closely will the UPC Marketing Committee. They are looking for highly energetic, outgoing, and dedicated individuals with a minimum GPA of 2.5. If interested, contact Vice President of Membership, Jill Helmstetter.
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