Vol. 3 No 26
Campus Life Weekly
Events and Announcements for the Week of March 11, 2013

  
 
Women's History Month Spotlight Artist: Sandhi Schimmel Gold

 

Interprofessional Student Learning and Service Initiatives (ISLSI)

Friday, March 8

5:30 - 7 p.m.

SMC Campus Center, 2nd Floor

 

Find where art meets sustainability. Join our spotlight artist Sandhi Schimmel Gold for Women's History Month.

 

For more information visit the website or email Alexis McClellan.
Vagina Monologues

 

Interprofessional Student Learning and Service Initiatives (ISLSI)

Friday, March 8

7 - 8:30 p.m.

SMC Campus Center Ballrooms

 

Live in the moment as multiple women tell their story from the perspective of their vagina. All roles will be played by UMB students.

 

For more information visit the website or email Alexis McClellan.
Spring Break Photo Contest
  
Campus Life and CulinArt
Submission Deadline: Thursday, March 28 at 10 a.m.
  
  
A photo from your Spring break could win you a $50 CulinArt gift card if your photo gets the most likes on Facebook. 
  
For more information visit the website or email Campus Life.
  
   
  
Indoor Triathlon

 

UM Dental School's American Association of Women Dentists (AAWD)
Saturday, March 9
8:30 a.m. - Noon
URecFit

 

>> Register here

 

Come participate in the 3rd Annual Indoor Triathlon! All athletic levels are welcome. Proceeds will benefit Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults. Registration is $25 with UM ID and $30 without UM ID, which includes T-shirt, light food, and beverages.

 

For more information visit the website or email Cait Gallagher.
Saving Face Documentary Screening

 

Nurses for Global Health, Graduate Nurses Association, and USGA   

Monday, March 11
Starts at 7 p.m.
Liam Flynn's Ale House, 22 W. North Ave.
  
Every year hundreds of people, mostly women, are attacked with acid in Pakistan. Saving Face follows several of these survivors, their fight for justice, and a London-based reconstructive surgeon who has returned to his homeland to help them restore their faces and their lives.

 

For more information email Tam L. Kelley
The Backyard Gardener

 

UM Go Green and Wellness Hub

Monday, March 11

Noon - 1 p.m.

SMC Campus Center, Green Room

 

  
Get ready to start your own garden with help from the University of Maryland Extension.

 

For more information visit the website or email Tracy Gnadinger.
Fundraising Auction
  
ISPE
International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology (ISPE)
  
Live Auction: Thursday, March 14
Starts at 5 p.m.
Camden Pub, 647 W. Pratt St.
  
Gourmet dinners, concert tickets, cocktail mixing, French lessons, cooking class and more covetable items. Join us in raising funds for the ISPE UM Student Chapter activities! Items are open for preview at our silent auction during Wednesday, March 13th, 9 a.m. - midnight. 
  
  
For more information visit the website or email Ting-Ying Huang. 
 
Stress Management _ Yoga 
Volunteers Needed!

 

Interprofessional Student-Learning and Service Initiatives (ISLSI) and Health Care For All

Thursday, March 14

10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Lexington Market, 400 W Lexington St

 

Calling all volunteers for a service event at Lexington Market. Volunteers will talk with patrons about the Affordable Care Act and what it means for them. All volunteers are required to attend a one hour training session.

 

For more information email ISLSI.   

Medical Qigong and Its Applications in Stress Management

 

Wellness Hub

Thursday, March 14

5:30 - 7 p.m.

SMC Campus Center, Room 351

 

>> Register here

 

Qigong is part of traditional Chinese medicine that has been practiced for thousands of years. This introductory lecture will offer basic concepts of medical qigong and participants will learn the basic postures and skills in qigong practice.

 

For more information visit the website or email Hillary Edwards.

ISO Member Recruitmentleadership

 

International Student Organization (ISO)

Thursday, March 14

5 - 7 p.m.

SMC Campus Center Ballroom A

 

ISO is one of the major student organizations for international and national students on campus. It is so much fun to plan fun events and make friends from various cultural backgrounds through ISO. Please join us to discover the opportunities to be involved and have fun! 

 

For more information email Yumi Nakayama.

Mindful Eating and NutritionEmotional Eating  
  

Wellness Hub

Friday, March 15

Noon - 1 p.m.

SMC Campus Center, Room 311 

  
  
Join Michelle Pearce, a health psychologist, and Chris D'Adamo, a certified nutrition consultant and personal trainer, to learn how to have a healthy relationship with food. These experts will also help you make sense of all the conflicting advice about nutrition.
  
For more information visit the website or email Hillary Edwards.
 
  
Adult CPR and AED

 

URecFit

Tuesday, March 19

5:30 - 9:30 p.m.

SMC Campus Center, Room 351

 

>> Register here

 

This hands-on skills training prepares participants to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults.
  
For more information visit the website or email Jimmy Heiner.
Take the Bike Lane
  
UM Go Green and USGA
Tuesday, March 26
Noon - 1 p.m. 
SMC Campus Center, Green Room
  
Bike lanes are popping up all over Baltimore City. How can you use them safely? Justin Taylor of the UMB USGA will talk about urban biking and share tips on bike repair.
  
For more information visit the website or email Tracy Gnadinger.
Annual Goods and Services Auction  

  

Maryland Public Interest Law Project, Inc. (MPILP)

Thursday, March 21

6 - 9 p.m.

School of Law, Westminster Hall

 

>> Purchase tickets here

 

MPILP is a 501(c)(3) student-run organization that raises money to provide summer grants to students working for non-profit legal agencies serving the underserved and underrepresented. All proceeds from MPILP's Annual Goods and Services Auction benefit MPILP's public interest summer grant program. In the summer of 2012, MPILP provided $128,000 in grants to 32 University of Maryland Law Students.

 

For more information visit the website or email MPILP.
Holi 2013
   
Indian Association  
Thursday, March 28
6 - 9 p.m.
SMC Campus Center Ballrooms
  
Holi is the festival of colors! Join us for a colorful evening of fun, music, dance and delicious Indian dinner!
  
Bag Lunch 
 
Project Jump Start Food Drive

 

Project Jump Start 

Every Tuesday and Friday

5:30 - 6:30 p.m. meet at SMC LL 001

6:30 - 8 p.m. at surrounding community

 

Come join with other UMB students to assemble and/or personally distribute lunches for the less fortunate members of our community. Co-sponsored by USGA.

 

For more information email Beth Zucconi
 
Tutor with ABAE

 

ABAE
Saturdays
10 a.m. - Noon
Pharmacy Hall, 2nd Floor

 

Come tutor middle school and high school students with ABAE. Breakfast will be served at 9:45 a.m.

 

For more information visit the website or email Kendrix Nguyen.
  
SNDA 5th Annual Oral Cancer 5K Walk/Run
 
Student National Dental Association (SNDA)
Saturday, April 20
Starts at 9 a.m.
Druid Hill Park, 2600 Madison Ave., Baltimore, MD
  
  
This event is to raise funds on behalf of the Oral Cancer Foundation (OCF). Participants can register as individuals or teams on our website. The person who raises the most money over $2,000 for this walk will win an iPad 3!
  
For more information visit the website or email Lindsay Roberts.
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