Warhawk Weekly 4–24: ROTC Cadet awarded; Submit Weeks of WOWPosted on April 23, 2018 by OUMWordPressDev Warhawk Weekly 4–24: ROTC Cadet awarded; Submit Weeks of WOW NEWS ROTC Cadet receives award Weeks of WOW submissions Experience China Summer Camp Family Campaign continues Summer 2018 Payment Plans opening Keep up with class updates! EVENTS Spring Choral Concert REMINDERS Support Intramurals! Filibuster seeking editor and designer Human Performance Lab Health, Fitness Assessments NEWSEVENTSREMINDERSNEWS ROTC Cadet receives award Cadet Kabronica Ellis was awarded the coveted Daughters of the American Revolution ROTC Medal on April 11 at the Montgomery Country Club. Ellis was recognized for being in the top 25 percent in academics, demonstrating loyalty and patriotism, and exemplifying dependability, good character, discipline and strong leadership. Weeks of WOW submissions The Office of Orientation and Transitions is very excited to host the Summer 2018 Warhawk W.O.W. There will be programs taking place during the first weeks of classes: June 4–8. To submit activities for the week, please be as specific as possible in completing the form. The information is shared with students, faculty and staff, and edits are not typically made to the content submitted. Submissions are due May 8. To confirm the date, time, and information for your event, you will be contacted the week of May 14. Please note: Taylor Center 230 has been reserved for that week; if you are wanting your event to take place in a different location, please take the proper procedures to reserve that space. If you have any questions or concerns, please email Carley Scanlan or call 334-244-3158. Experience China Summer Camp The Confucius Institute plans to offer a total cultural and language immersion for students in grades 5–8 through its Experience China Summer Camp. The camp is five days per week and will be held for 2 consecutive weeks. During each week, students will learn Chinese language, art, music, dance, and martial arts. They will participate in different cultural activities and have first-hand experience. This is an excellent program for both beginners and intermediate students who want to continue learning Chinese over the summer. The camp will provide an interesting, fun-filled opportunity for students who are eager to learn new language, art and culture. Note: Snacks and drinks will be provided, but lunch is not included. Deadline for Application: May 18 May 28–June 1, June 4–8 | 9 a.m.–3 p.m. | $100 per week Family Campaign continues The co-chairs of the 2018 AUM Family Campaign, Megan Hughes and Tim Lutz, want to encourage participation and thank those that have already participated! Contributions to the AUM Family Campaign are a vital demonstration of your support for AUM as well as any part of the university that is especially important to you. The contribution can go to the General Fund or you can earmark the money for a certain department, such as the Employee Assistance Fund – which helps AUM employees in times of need and emergencies, such as hospitalization, a death in the family, a house fire, etc. – the library, the theatre, student scholarships, the Honors Program, etc. You may also designate a gift in memory of a departed friend or loved one as well as designate a contribution in honor of a special friend or colleague, such as a retiring colleague. Please give what you can. All contributions – large and small – are welcome and appreciated. Keep in mind, contributions to the AUM Family Campaign are also tax deductible. You can give securely online today! Thank you for your help! Summer 2018 Payment Plans opening For the Summer 2018 semester, AUM will be offering two payment plans: 3-month and 2-month. Keep up with class updates! Check out the Academic Calendar to make sure you are up to date with any campus-wide class updates! Classes End | Tue., Apr. 24 Study/Weather Make-up Day | Wed., Apr. 25 Finals | Apr. 26, 30, May 1, 2 Student Housing Move-Out | Thu., May 3 Grades for Graduating Seniors due by Noon | Thu., May 3 Spring Graduation | Sat., May 5 All Other Grades due by Noon | Mon., May 7 EVENTS Spring Choral Concert The Fine Arts Department presents a spring concert featuring the AUM Chorus and AUMcappella. The concert is free and open to the public. Wed., Apr. 25 | 7 p.m. | Goodwyn Hall 109 REMINDERS Support Intramurals! Come out, support and watch your friends and favorite teams compete in intramural sports! For more information on game times visit AUM IMLeagues homepage, or contact 334-315-3211. Softball Season | Mar. 25–Apr. 29 Filibuster seeking editor and designer The Filibuster, AUM’s student-run literary and arts magazine, is looking for a new editor-in-chief and graphic designer for its 2019 issue. The positions begin in the Fall 2018 semester and will continue into the Spring 2019 term. Experience with Adobe InDesign is required for the graphic design position. Experience with InDesign is also preferred for the Editor position but not required. All candidates must be enrolled as either a full- or part-time student during the year to serve in the position. He or she must maintain a 2.0 grade point average. Applicants should also have completed ENGL1010 and ENGL1020. To apply, potential candidates will need to submit both a one-page letter of intent that describes their vision for the magazine and a one-page resume that describes their qualifications for serving in the position. Candidates can send their letter of intent and resume as attached Microsoft Word documents to the Filibuster’s academic advisor, Dr. Robert Klevay. Deadline to apply: May 31, 2018. Human Performance Lab Health, Fitness Assessments The AUM Human Performance Lab (Wellness Center 115) offers health and fitness assessments on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. These assessments include a physician-reviewed 12-lead EKG stress test, resting and exercise blood pressure measures, blood chemistry profile, nutrition consultation, and tests of pulmonary function, body fat, flexibility, and muscular fitness. The cost is $150 for the general public, $125 for AUM Faculty and Alumni, and $50 for current AUM students. To make an appointment or for more information, please email the lab or call 334-244-3472.