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Warhawk Weekly 11–6: W.O.W. Feedback; Filibuster submissions

Warhawk Weekly 11–6: W.O.W. Feedback; Filibuster submissions

NEWS

  • Survey: W.O.W. Feedback
  • Filibuster accepting submissions
  • Apply for Spring Graduation

EVENTS

  • Internship & Co-op Fair
  • OLLI Open House
  • Explore Biology
  • Wild & Scenic Film Festival
  • Theatre AUM presents Child’s Play
  • Veterans Week
  • International Education Week
  • Graduate Studies Preview Night
  • Thanks Giving around the World
  • Student Art Market
  • GIS Day
  • Hot Topics Café: Hot or Not?

NEWS

Survey: W.O.W. Feedback

From Aug. 18 through Sep. 1, the Office of Orientation and Transitions with the help of other on-campus departments hosted Warhawk Weeks of Welcome activities. These activities were provided to welcome you to campus, assist you in becoming acclimated to your new surroundings, showcase our clubs and organizations, provide employment opportunities, and make new friends. It is our sincere desire that we accomplished these goals.

Please take a few minutes to answer a survey to tell us how we did and what you would like to see next semester.

Filibuster accepting submissions

AUM’s Filibuster, the school’s literary magazine, is accepting poetry, prose, photographs, and art for its 2019 issue!

Any student currently enrolled at AUM may submit his or her work as an attached file (.txt, .doc, or .docx) to filibuster@aum.edu. Students should title their file using the following pattern: Last Name_Title of Work_Genre. Written work should be in Times New Roman 12 pt. font and double-spaced. Files containing photographs or scanned artwork (.png, .jpeg, or .bmp) should be at least 300 PPI.

There is no limit on the number of submissions per student. The deadline for submissions is Dec. 31. For more information, please email the editor for the 2019 issue, Michelle Aitken.

Apply for Spring Graduation

Spring 2019 graduation application deadline is Jan. 25. Apply online in MyAUM. If you have any questions, please email records@aum.edu.

EVENTS

Internship & Co-op Fair

The AUM Career Development Center is holding its annual Internship & Co-op Fair. Organizations will be on site to promote internships, co-op opportunities, volunteer work, and other experiential learning for students. Academic internship coordinators are welcome to attend as well.

For more information or to secure a registration table, please email Arnesha Hogans or call 334-244-3344.

Wed., Nov. 7 | 11 a.m.–2 p.m. | Taylor Center 230

OLLI Open House

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Auburn University at Montgomery invites friends and neighbors 50 years or older to join us for an open house to meet members, faculty and staff to learn about courses and workshops coming up for winter, spring and summer.

Drop by between 10-11:30 a.m. at the AUM Center for Lifelong Learning (CLL) located at 75 TechnaCenter Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117. Come find out what OLLI at AUM is offering! You can learn about upcoming classes, meet the instructors, tour the Center for Lifelong Learning, and meet OLLI participants.

Thu., Nov. 8 | 10–11:30 a.m. | Center for Lifelong Learning

Explore Biology

Learn about biology and health-related majors, minors, certificate programs, and double major options. View presentations by representatives for each program, meet program directors, and receive brochures and checklists for each option.

Lunch is provided, but RSVP is required.

Fri., Nov. 9 | 11 a.m. | Taylor Center 230

Wild & Scenic Film Festival

The Department of Biology and the Alabama Rivers Alliance is hosting the nation’s largest environmental film festival. The Wild & Scenic Film Festival promises “inspiring films and engaging conversation” focused on such topics as climate change, energy, food systems, biodiversity and environmental protection and restoration.

Fri., Nov. 9 | 6 p.m. | Goodwyn Hall 112

Theatre AUM presents Child’s Play

Theatre AUM will be presenting Child’s Play by Kevin Ferguson Nov. 1–11. Child’s Play is directed by Neil David Seibel and is Theatre AUM’s entry into the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF)

Child’s Play centers on a traumatized child who has stopped speaking. She is helped by a therapist who struggles to peel back layers of mistrust by entering the internal world of the little girl to help her confront the dragon that has stolen her voice and threatens to completely destroy her

Show times are 7:30 p.m. Thursday thru Saturday and 2 p.m. for the Sunday matinee. General admission is $10. Admission is $5 for senior citizens, students, and military. AUM students, faculty and staff are free with ID. For more information, please email Katie Pearson or call 334-244-3632.

Nov. 1–11 | 7:30 p.m., 2 p.m. | Theatre AUM

Veterans Week

AUM’s Veterans Week will host a variety of events open to active duty military, reservists and veterans, as well as all AUM students, faculty and staff. For more information and to see details on specific events, please visit www.aum.edu/VeteransWeek.

Mon., Nov. 12–16

International Education Week

Celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide! For more information and to see details on specific events, please visit www.aum.edu/InternationalEducation.

Mon., Nov. 12–17

Graduate Studies Preview Night

Graduate Studies Preview Night gives individuals considering master’s and doctoral level degrees a chance to meet faculty and discuss their options. Open to all college junior and seniors, as well as recent graduates or established professionals seeking professional mobility or contemplating career changes.

Please visit www.aum.edu/GradPreview for more information.

Tue., Nov. 13 | 5–7 p.m. | Library Tower, 10th floor

Thanks Giving around the World

Housing and Residence Life is ready to celebrate the beginning of the holiday season with Thanks Giving around the World, the annual celebration of food, family, and gratitude!

While Thanksgiving as a holiday has a unique place in the heart of Americans, many cultures around the world have feasts, holidays, and celebrations which offer thanks for the things that mean the most in life. Join us in the Taylor Center to learn about some of those cultures and dive into some of our favorite treats from around the world!

Tue., Nov. 13 | 6 p.m. | Taylor Center 221–223

Student Art Market

The Department of Fine Arts will be hosting an Art Market featuring works from students and alumni for sale. Cash and checks will be accepted. There will be cookies for anyone who makes a purchase.

Wed., Nov. 14 | 11 a.m.–2 p.m. | Goodwyn Hall lobby

GIS Day

Join the Department of Biology and Environmental Science as they co-host the 7th Annual GIS Day, “Navigating the GIS Minefield.” Whether you are a seasoned GIS professional or new to GIS, you will enjoy the matchless presentations covering a variety of topics and a lively roundtable discussion.

This opportunity for networking with other GIS professionals in segments of government, business, and industry is free and open to the public; however, seating is limited so registration is required.

For more information, please contact Terry Winemiller or call 334-244-3945 or visit the GIS Day webpage.

Wed., Nov. 14 | 8 a.m.–4 p.m. | ALDOT Southeast Region Montgomery Office

Hot Topics Café: Hot or Not?

Which do you prefer: Kylie Jenner or Kim Kardashian? Chris Pine or Chris Hemsworth?

What makes someone “hot?” Who decides what hot is? Housing and Residence Life wants to hear from you! Join us in our final Hot Topics Café conversation for the fall semester and weigh in.

Refreshments will be served.

Wed., Nov. 14 | 7 p.m. | The Landing in the Nest

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