Vol. 4 No 16
Campus Life Weekly
Events and Announcements for the Week of Nov. 25, 2013

Communication Skills in a Multi-Generational Workplace

Student Communications, Assessment, and Special Projects
Friday, Nov. 22
Noon - 1 p.m.
SMC Campus Center, Room 351

 

I can't relate to my boss. She just doesn't get me.

 

He is so disrespectful. I would have never said that to a supervisor when I was his age.


Do you know how your age influences your interactions with others in the workplace? Susan Stern, Founder and CEO of Live Now, will uncover common challenges facing multi-generational communication and offer expert tips on how to overcome them. Become a more effective leader and a more empowered individual by gaining insight into this complex issue.  Lunch will be provided.


To register, or for more information, 
visit the website.
Mindful Eating and Nutrition 

Wellness Hub 
Friday, Nov. 22
Noon - 1 p.m.
SMC Campus Center, Room 311


Learn how to have a healthy relationship with food. Experts will help you make sense of all the conflicting advice about nutrition and a healthy lunch will be served and eaten mindfully!

For more information, visit the website or  email Hillary Edwards.
How to Read a Novel 

Writing Center
Friday, Nov. 22
1 -2 p.m.
SMC Campus Center, Room 353

>> Register here

Wish that you could get more out of your pleasure reading than just a plotline? This workshop will present strategies for approaching and appreciating literature. 
 
For more information, visit the website or email Clancy Clawson.
Campus-Wide Christian
Bible Study 

WorthyLife Christian Fellowship
Fridays
Starts at 6:30 p.m.
Dental School, Room G305
 
Join us for good food, fellowship, and Bible study as we see what the Bible has to say about life! Dinner is provided, open to the entire UMB community! 

For more information, email Joon Yim.
Food Drive 

URecFit 
Through Sunday, Nov. 24
Donation Box Location: 4th Floor SMC Campus Center

 

Help URecFit celebrate the season of giving and season of giving thanks by donating canned and non-perishable foods. Your donations will help a deserving family in the Washington Village area. Let's do our part to help our neighbors and friends!

 

For more information, email URecFit.
Global Medical Brigades 4th Annual Pre-Finals Party 

Global Medical Brigades
Saturday, Nov. 23
9 p.m. - 2 a.m.
Mosaic Nightclub and Lounge, at Power Plant Live
4 Market Place, Baltimore
 
Come support Global Medical Brigades' 4th annual pre-finals party fundraiser @ Mosaic! Tickets are $8 for student, $10 at door/guest. 

For more information, visit our Facebook page or email Monique Kim.  
We are closed
Grammar Hour: Adjectives and Adverbs 

Writing Center
Wednesday, Nov. 27
1 -2 p.m.
SMC Campus Center, Room 352


Grammar Hour is an ongoing workshop series designed to help ESL students and scholars improve their mastery of the English language.

For more information, visit the website or email Clancy Clawson.
URecFit Holiday Closure 

SMC Campus Center Location Hours:
Wednesday, Nov. 27- close at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28 - CLOSED
Friday, Nov. 29 - CLOSED

BioPark Location Hours:
Wednesday, Nov. 27- close at 9:15 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28 - CLOSED
Friday, Nov. 29 - 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Please note that if you have a SMC CC URecFit membership you have access to both facilities.

For more information, visit the website or email URecFit.
World AIDS Day: Living Ribbon

Interprofessional Student Learning & Service Initiatives (ISLSI)
Monday, Dec. 2
Noon - 12:30 p.m.
School of Nursing Lawn


The red ribbon is the international symbol for HIV and AIDS awareness. Join us as we form a living ribbon on the School of Nursing Lawn. Poncho Distribution: Noon Ribbon Assembly: 12:15 p.m. 
Picture: 12:30 p.m.

For more information, visit the website or email Courtney Jones.
JSA Hanukkah Party

Jewish Student Association (JSA), and USGA
Tuesday, Dec. 3
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
SMC Campus Center, Room 311

Join the JSA for a Hanukkah party. Enjoy all your favorite Hanukkah treats including Latkes and jelly doughnuts. Drop in any time from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

For more information, email Shmuel Frankel.

World AIDS Day: Working while HIV + Panel

Interprofessional Student Learning & Service Initiatives (ISLSI)
Wednesday, Dec. 4
6 - 7 p.m.
SMC Campus Center, Elm Room B

 
This brown bag lunch will focus on HIV and AIDS in our community through a collaborative multidisciplinary discussion.
 
For more information, visit the website or email Courtney Jones.
Rethinking HIV: 2013 and Beyond 

Interprofessional Student Learning & Service Initiatives (ISLSI)
Thursday, Dec. 5
5 - 6:30 p.m.
SMC Campus Center, Room 311


Students will learn about HIV/AIDS and how they can work with this population in their chosen profession.
 
For more information, visit the website or email Reina Pomeroy.
World AIDS Day Spotlight Artist: Cricket Barrazotto 

JACQUES Initiative, and  Interprofessional Student Learning & Service Initiatives (ISLSI) 
Thursday, Dec. 5
5 - 6:30 p.m.
SMC Campus Center, 
2nd Floor Prefunction Lounge
 
 
We are honored to exhibit the works of Cricket Barrazotto in honor of World AIDS Day. Meet the artist whose work is on display all month long.

For more information, visit the website or email Reina Pomeroy.
Stress Busters: Late Night Breakfast

Campus Life Services and CulinArt, Inc.
Thursday, Dec. 5
10 p.m. - Midnight
HS/HSL Tower 
 
 
You're at the Library studying for your big test or writing the paper that's due tomorrow. It's late and you're hungry, but you don't want to leave the library to get food! Come join us in the tower on the first floor for a late night yummy breakfast for dinner! 
 
For more information email Reina Pomeroy
Holiday Craft Fair 

University Events
Friday, Dec. 6
11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
SMC Campus Center, 2nd floor

Join us for the 6th annual University of Maryland, Baltimore handmade and homemade Holiday Craft Fair! Over three hours of shopping bliss with over 60 vendors to choose from!

For more information, email University Events.
How to Give a Presentation 

Writing Center
Monday, Dec. 9
1 - 2 p.m.
SMC Campus Center, Room 353

>> Register here

Does public speaking give you the jitters? This workshop will discuss strategies for creating and delivering engaging presentations.

For more information, visit the website or email Clancy Clawson.
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