Vol. 3 No 34
Campus Life Weekly
Events and Announcements for the Week of May 6, 2013



Campus Life Stressbusters

Friday, May 3

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

SMC Campus Center Elm Room B


>> Register here


Join the dancers from Ohana of Polynesia, Inc. as they bring you an exciting authentic Polynesian island experience. Expect food, dancers, music, costumes, drums, and fire! Photo opportunities will be available and audience participation is highly encouraged!


For more information visit the website or


Civility Symposium with 
Dr. Forni


Campus Life Stressbusters

Monday, May 6

2 - 4 p.m.

SMC Campus Center Elm Rooms


Join in the culminating event for the Symposium speaker series. Dr. Forni will speak about the significance of civility, manners, and politeness in contemporary society. A reception will follow.


For more information visit the website or email Courtney Jones.
Project Jump Start Benefit Concert


Project Jumpstart

Tuesday, May 7
7 p.m.
Westminster Hall at 519 West Fayette St.


Join us for a night of music in support of the efforts of Project Jump Start in ameliorating homelessness in Baltimore. John Edward Watts IV will be performing a variety of musical styles, from classical art songs to Josh Groban to Broadway. Tickets $5 for students, $10 for non-students.


For more information e-mail Caitlin Hall.
Yoga on the Lawn 


Campus Life Stressbusters
Wednesday, May 8
Noon - 1 p.m.
School of Nursing Lawn 
(Rain location: SMC Campus Center, Room 249)



Yoga on the Lawn is a series of both moving and stationary poses, combined with deep breathing. Reduce anxiety and stress while improving flexibility, strength, balance, and stamina.
For more information visit the website or email Eric Barron.


Campus Life Stressbusters

Friday, May 10

12:30 - 2 p.m.

Outside HS/HSL

(Rain location: SMC Campus Center Fireplace Lounge) 


>> Register here


Zumba fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy to follow moves, to create a dynamic fitness experience that will blow you away! Join us for this 90-minute class. 

For more information visit the website or email Eric Barron.

Late Night Breakfast & Study Session        

Campus Life Stressbusters
Thursday, May 9
10 p.m. - midnight
HS/HSL Tower
Come join us in the tower by the guard's desk on the first floor for a late night breakfast where Campus Life Services staff will be serving a yummy breakfast for dinner! While you are here, join the Writing Center consultants for some writing assistance.
For more information visit the website or email Reina Pomeroy. 
Pick Up Your Cap and Gown


UMB Bookstore 

May 1-17, 2013

UMB Bookstore

222. N. Pine St.


If you ordered your cap & gown, now is the time to pick it up! If you didn't, don't fret! We have extra caps & gowns available for purchase

For more information email Renee Lutz.
ISPE Pharmacoepidemiology Journal Club


International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology 

Thursday, May 9

4:30-5:30 p.m.

Saratoga Office, 12th Floor Seminar Room (01-330)


Join ISPE Student Chapter to discuss journal article "Off-label antidepressant use in children and adolescents compared with young adults: extent and level of evidence."
For more information email the ISPE Student Chapter.

25% Off Jansport Clothing


UMB Bookstore

May 6-17, 2013
UMB Bookstore
222 N. Pine St.
Save 25% off Jansport sweatshirts and sweatpants in store and online!
For more information visit the website or email Renee Lutz.
Campus-wide Christian Fellowship


Worthy Life Christian Fellowship

Fridays, May 3 & May 10

6:30 p.m.

Dental School, Room G305


Come to our last two meetings of the year! Meet students from other schools at UMB. Dinner is provided.


For more information email Joon Yim.
Apply for a Wellness Fellowship!          


Campus Life
Application Deadline: May 13
SMC Campus Center, Suite 302

Interested in being an advocate for Wellness on Campus? Want to help plan next year's programs for the Wellness Hub? Apply for a Wellness Fellowship! We'll be taking applications for summer Fellows through May 13.

For more information  visit the website or  email Hillary Edwards.
five ingredients Enter to Win a 
CulinArt Gift Card!


The Wellness Hub wants to know what you think about its programs and services! Even if you have never attended a Wellness Hub event, we want to know what you want to see in the Campus Center and how to positively impact student wellness while you attend the University of Maryland.


Complete this 10-minute survey and enter to win a CulinArt gift card!




Don't Get Locked Out! 
As of Tuesday, July 16, 2013, if you don't have a UMID you could get locked out of your favorite campus system or app. See the lead story in the new issue of CITS Bits for details. CITS Bits is the newsletter of the Center for IT Services.
For more information visit the website or email Brook Botvin. 

University Events
The University-wide commencement ceremony is Friday, May 17.
For information regarding commencement including parking, hotel rates, restaurant offers, academic procession, and ceremony information, visit the website or email University Events
Oriole's Tickets Giveaway!
Campus Life Business Services
Purchase a drink from the vending machines on campus and if it has a "You are a Winner" sticker on the bottom, you win a pair of 2013 Oriole game tickets! To qualify for a prize, you must present the bottle/can containing the sticker. No purchase necessary to win.
For more information, visit the website  or 
URecFit Access

This is a reminder to all spring and summer alumni that you have free access to URecFit for a year after you graduate. 
For more information please stop by the 4th Floor Business Desk at URecFit or e-mail Meghan Bruce Bojo
One Search: New Tool Makes Finding New Information Easy
The HS/HSL's new OneSearch tool is modeled on the ease of searching with Google. It lets you search over 50 different databases to uncover multiple types of library resources: scholarly articles, books, reviews, images, and more. OneSearch is located on the Library's main webpage. 

Commencement Transportation

University Events

Did you know that the UM shuttle service is available for any guest accompanied by a UM student, faculty, or staff member who has a valid University of Maryland, Baltimore ID? Consider using the UM shuttle service on May 17 to make your Commencement Day even more enjoyable!


For more information about the UM shuttle, visit their website.


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