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Frostburg State University's Department of Student and Community Involvement
Office of Student Activities and Greek Life
Family Weekend 2013
Office of Civic Engagement
Cultural Events Series
Student Organizations
Discover Ecuador
Lane University Center
Center for Advising and Career Services
Diversity Center
Brady Health
Department of Communication Studies
Tickets go on sale Monday for University Programming Council's New York Trip! Purchase your ticket for $35 at the Lane University Center Box Office.
Celebrate the "Pay it Forward" initiative with Greek organizations and Americorps this week. This week is all about acknowledging random acts of kindness that unite Frostburg State University. "Pay it forward" by performing a random act of kindness today! Document the random acts of kindness by going here.

Purchase your ticket for Cultural Events Series Maryland Symphony Orchestra and Time for Three, the world's first classically trained garage band. Giving an innovative twist to all genres of music, the charismatic trio has performed everywhere from Carnegie Hall to jazz clubs, to European festivals, to NFL games and even at the Indy 500. Frostburg State University students can purchase tickets for $10 at the Lane University Center Box Office.

Washington Redskins vs Dallas Cowboys game. You can enjoy the game on the big screen in the Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall. Light refreshments will be served, this event is free for students.

Have an amazing semester!

Allie Nickels '15

FSU Social Marketing Team

Office of Student Activities and Greek Life
UPC New York Trip Tickets Go on Sale October 7!
Lane University Center Box Office

Imagine yourself touring the Empire State Building, viewing NYC's beautiful skyline and enjoying the local cuisines in "The Big Apple." Don't miss your chance to get tickets to this weekend getaway. The New York Bus Trip will leave November 9 the Performing Arts Center parking lot at 6:00am and return at 1:30am. 
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Social Marketing Team Open Meeting
Monday October 7 * 7:30pm 
Lane University Center 234
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University Programming Council Open Meeting
Monday, October 7 * 8:00pm
Lane University Center 108
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Pay it Forward | Trailer
Pay it Forward | Trailer
Pay it Forward Initiative

Monday, October 7


This week Greek organizations and Americorp are celebrating random acts of kindness that unite Frostburg State University. "Pay it forward" by performing a random act of kindness. Inspire others by performing random acts of kindness and encourage them to pass it on! Please document the random acts of kindness by going here.

Delta Omicron New Member Recital 
Tuesday, October 8 * 7:30pm
Performing Arts Center, Pealer Recital Hall 

Humming House Concert Tickets Go on October 9!
Humming House - Gypsy Django
Humming House - Gypsy Django
Lane University Center Box Office

Phi Mu Alpha Fraternity is sponsoring this concert that will be October 16 at 7pm in theAlice R. Manicur Assembly Hall. Humming House is a diverse group with musical roots in classical composition, bluegrass, soul and traditional Irish music. Tickets are $3 for students and $5 for non-students. Purchase the in the Lane University Center Box Office, all proceeds will be donated to Mountain Ridge High School Music Program.  
Greek Life What Not To Wear Fashion Show
Wednesday. October 9 * 8:00pm
Lane University Center, Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall
College Panhellenic Bid Reveal
Saturday, October 12 * 1:00pm 
Lane University Center Lounge
Come celebrate sorority life with the women of College Panhellenic as they announce their new members!

UPC Sports Series Redskins vs Cowboys
Sunday, October 13 * 8:30pm
Lane University Center, Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall
Join the University Programming Council to see the rivalry unfold between the Washington Redskins and the Dallas Cowboys. The game will be shown on the big screen and light refreshments will be served! This event is free for students. For more information, contact Robert Cooper, Director of Greek Life and student at 301.687.4049.
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Congratulations to @gabimaefish 
Winner of Social Marketing
Team's Instagram Contest and $20 Sheetz Gift Card
Post your Frostburg photos on Instagram using #instaFrostburg to sewhat your fellow Bobcats are doingTag Yourself in Social Marketing Team's  Late@Lane - Night on Lane Street Photo Album Find other organizations on Frostburg State's eFrostburg Social Media Directory or BobcatConnect. Peruse and download Frostburg State photos on Flickr . Stay social - get out, get involved! For more information about the Social Marketing Team, contact Missy Martz at 301.687.7597.


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Family Weekend 2013

Friday-Sunday, October 11-13 

Frostburg State University


Despicable Me 2 - Trailer 2
You won't have to go South of the Border for our Fiesta! Shake maracas to the sounds of the live Mariachi Band in the Lane University Center Loft. Experience the flavor of the Pedrito Martinez Band and sample the Foods of Latin AmericaDance in the streets of Frostburg and experience the local culture and talents at the Frostburg Arts Walk featuring museum exhibits, local shopping and dining. 
Take time out with the family to watch feature films Despicable Me II and Grown Ups II, create your own take-home souvenir at the Festive Creation Stations. Let your voice be heard as you cheer on your favorite FSU athletic team. Attend events to receive tickets for festival prizes. For information on how to book your hotel early call 301.687.3137.  
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Office of Civic Engagement 
Anti-Bullying Club Meeting
Tuesday, October 8 * 7:00pm ~ 8:00pm
Lane University Center 109

UCM/Volunteer Services to Mark Service Day With 'Change Your World'
Saturday, October 12
United Campus Ministry and Volunteer Services will mark that date with a "Change Your World" community service day and will perform various services around the neighborhood for the elderly and disabled. Neighborhood Friends Care, a local community service organization, will set up the spots around town that UCM/Volunteer Services will visit and then determine the number of volunteers and equipment needed for the tasks. For more information contact Chaplain Cindy Zirlott.
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American Cancer Society's 
Making Strides Against 
Breast Cancer of 
Western MD 
Committee is Seeking Volunteers 
Making Strides Against Breast 
Saturday, October 19
Canal Place Festival Grounds in Cumberland, MD
Volunteers are needed for the following areas:
Hanging banners, Creation of balloon arch/clusters, Pink Ribbon distribution,
Entrance Crew/Greeting, 
Advocacy clipboards, Survivor registration, Survivor activities, T-Shirt distribution, Water station management and Registration. 
For more information, contact Corey Ryan by October 16 at 301.268.9844.

Mission of Mercy MD/PA - Healing Through Love 2013
Mission of Mercy MD/PA - Healing Through Love 2013

Friday, October 25 and
Saturday, October 26
Allegany County Fairgrounds in Cumberland, MD

Clinic starts at 6:00am


For volunteer registration information, contact Alex Williams, A STAR! AmeriCorps Volunteer Coordinator at 301.687.7598



Friday, October 25-26 

Allegany County Fairgrounds in Cumberland, MD

Clinic starts at 6:00am First come, first served!


The Western Maryland Mission of Mercy is a FREE, two day dental clinic for adults 18 years and up (children are not permitted onsite). No insurance needed! Mission of Mercy is a free dental clinic program that began in Virginia in 2000. It has spread across the country and this year they expect to serve close to 1,000 people that would not be able to afford dental care. 


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Maryland Symphony Orchestra
Maryland Symphony Orchestra
Cultural Events Series
Time For Three 
Friday, October 11 * 8:00 PM 
Pealer Recital Hall, Performing Ar
ts Center
This year, MSO is joined in concert by Time for Three, the world's first classically trained garage band. Violinists Zachary De Pue and Nicolas Kendall, along with Ranaan Meyer on double bass, offer Americana music with elements of gypsy, classical, bluegrass, country and jazz. Giving an innovative twist to all genres of music, the charismatic trio has performed everywhere from Carnegie Hall to jazz clubs, to European festivals, to NFL games and even at the Indy 500.This year's concert boasts a joyous program unlike any other. Classical works, including the overture to Samuel Barber's The School for Scandal, David Ludwig's Fanfare for Sam and Johann Sebastian Bach's famous Double Violin Concerto, will be featured alongside Time for Three's inventive arrangements of music from artists such as Mumford and Sons, Bon Iver and Leonard Cohen.

Purchase tickets at the Lane University Center Box Office Monday-Friday from 9:00am to 4:00pm.


$10/FSU Students w/ID * $34/Adults * $28.90/Youth Under 17 and FSU staff. 


For more information, contact Mary Jane Plummer, Director of Cultural Events Series


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Student Organizations
United Campus Ministry Bible Study
Monday, October 7 * 7:00pm ~ 8:00pm
Lane University Center 111
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United Campus Ministry Spiritual Study Break
Wednesday, October 9 * 9:00pm ~10:00pm
Lane University Center 108
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Nothing But Nets Campaign
Now through October 31
United Campus Ministry would like to remind all student organizations about the  of the FSU Nothing But Nets Campaign that will end October 31. Make sure your organization gets your nets now! Last year FSU student organizations bought 170 nets ($10 per net) which saved 680 lives for 3 years. We would like to double that this year - your group can make a significant difference. Every group that participates will get their name listed with how many nets they were able to buy this year in The Bottom Line in November. United Campus Ministry is coordinating the campaign and they will donate the money on Frostburg State University's behalf. For more information, contact Cindy Zirlott.

College of Business
I Discover Ecuador
I Discover Ecuador
Global Experiential Learning Program 
Study Abroad to Ecuador Summer 2014


The College of Business Global Experiential Learning Program is sponsoring a Study Abroad trip to Ecuador in Summer of 2014.  
Do you want to have an experience of a lifetime? Travel to Latin America with the College of Business to study leadership and also engage in service in the local villages. During your time abroad you can experience the rich cultural and historical heritage of Quito, as well as tour the Inca Ruins of Inga Pirca. Other excursions include touring the Resort City of Baņos, visiting the Universidad de Azuay in Cuenca and shopping in the Largest Artisan Markets in South America. Students will earn 3 credits by taking one of a number of courses that will be taught online in the first summer session. Trip dates are June 4 through the 14. The cost is $3300 plus summer tuition and fees.

This opportunity is sponsored by the College of Business, but students from ALL MAJORS are WELCOME to participate.

For more information contact Dr. Jeff McClellan or Dr. Carol Gaumer.
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Lane University Center
Game Room
Our smart lounge features eight Xbox 360s, two Wii's, two Playstation 3s, a billiards table and two ping pong tables. Come by yourself and join a game or bring your friends and challenge them to a match of the most popular games. We constantly update the inventory of games in the smart lounge so you can always find something new and exciting to challenge or excite you and your friends. New this year is our digital tracking display. If you are not interested in gaming, then the smart lounge is the perfect place to chill out and put your feet up. Complete with comfy couches, a fireplace and a 42-inch TV, the smart lounge is really the place to be. They are open daily from noon to 11:00pm.

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Center for Advising & Career Services
Academic Enrichment Series - Financial Literacy
Tuesday, October 8 * 5:00pm ~ 6:00pm
Lane University Center 113

For more information, contact the  Center for Advising & Career Services at 301.687.4403.
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Diversity Center 
Clothing Donations Needed for Dress for Success
The Women's Studies Steering Committee will host a Dress for Success 
Program for female students on Friday, Oct. 18, from 11:00am to 2:00pm in Lane University Center Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall. As part of the program, the group will help create a professional dress closet for young women. For a small amount, the women can purchase pieces for their closets. The Diversity Center is accepting donations and is looking for gently worn items for the girls. Items needed include sweaters, slacks, suits, button-down tops, skirts, belts, jewelry, dresses and blazers in all sizes.
For information, contact Tori Snyder, Assistant Director of the Diversity Center at 301.687.4050. 
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Latin American Student Organization Meeting
Wednesday. October 9 * 7:00pm ~ 8:00pm
Lane University Center 110
Brady Health
Flu Vaccine Clinics   
Thursday, October 10 * 2:00 pm~5:00pm
and Wednesday October 16 *8:30am~11:00am
Brady Health Clinic
You can pay by cash, check or bobcat card, no appointment necessary! If you are not able to meet this clinic time, call Brady Health at 301.687.4310. If you are under 18 years of age, make an appointment for your flu shot and provide parental consent. The cost for the flu shot is $25.
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Department of Communication Studies
Peace March  
Tuesday, October 15 5:00pm
Frostburg State University, Upper Quad

The Sustaining Campus and Community Dialogue Series is holding the march to promote the education and use of alternative dispute resolution to celebrate the American Bar Associations Mediation Week and the Association for Conflict Resolution's International Conflict Resolution Day. Those who want to participate in the peace march are invited to bring signs that promote the march's theme of peace on campus and in the community of Frostburg. By walking together from the campus through local neighborhoods, the march will emphasize how, by walking and learning together, we strengthen our community for a better future. For information, contact Dr. Elesha L. Ruminski at 301.687.4880.

Community Dialogue Series
Tuesday, October 15 5:30pm
Main Street, Lyric Theatre 

In this second year of the series, community members will come together to create tangible solutions for deeper-level, sensitive and structurally challenging town-and-gown tensions that bring about safe, secure living conditions and civil relationships between long and short-term residents in the college town. Nationally recognized conflict resolution scholar-practitioners Dr. Frank Dukes, lecturer and director of the Institute for Environmental Negotiation at the University of Virginia, and Dr. Marvin Johnson, founder and executive director of the Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution, will continue to help facilitate the sessions, along with Ruminski, chair of FSU's Department of Communication Studies and an associate professor in that department.
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