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Warhawk Weekly 6–26: Bio Boot Camp; Unmasked Fashion Experience

Warhawk Weekly 6–26: Bio Boot Camp; Unmasked Fashion Experience

NEWS

  • Bio Boot Camp
  • Be a part of the Unmasked Fashion Experience
  • UNIV has open teaching positions
  • Accountancy students participate in ASCPA annual meeting
  • Enroll in Fall Payment Plans
  • Ritvo appointed member of AOTA
  • Faculty: Send in Study Abroad proposals

EVENTS

  • Alumni Night at ASF
  • From Our Community to Yours: Family Sunshine Center

Bio Boot Camp

Biology and Environmental Science is hosting Bio Boot Camp for all students to get ready to take BIOL 1010/1011. The camp will be the week before fall classes begin (Aug. 13–17) from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. and lunch is provided. There is a $10 attendance fee, and students must sign up for the camp by registering for BIOL 0006 for fall term.

If you have any further questions or concerns, please email Chelsea Ward or call 334-244-3317.

Be part of the Unmasked Fashion Experience

Sharp Love Productions is hosting a fashion show on AUM’s campus and is looking for student models and volunteers to help put on the show. There is no cost to tryout or sign up to help. The show will be Sun., Sep. 23 at 6 p.m.

Anyone interested in modeling, helping with production, or working as a stagehand needs to email Kayla Nettles or call 423-362-6823 or 985-640-5862 by July 20.

UNIV has open teaching positions

Are you interested in teaching first-year students and helping them succeed at AUM? Then, consider teaching a UNIV course in the fall!

UNIV is committed to AUM’s mission to exemplify excellence through education, as well as the institution’s emphasis on increasing retention, persistence and graduation rates. UNIV provides opportunities for students to successfully transition into college, both academically and personally. Specifically, it orients students to AUM’s academic expectations, introduces them to services that support their academic success, guides them through professional, academic and personal goal-setting processes, and provides a peer cohort with whom they experience their first semester.

In addition to providing professional development, resources, supplies, and support, the UNIV Program creates the course syllabus and builds the course in Blackboard for you.

For an application packet or more information, please email UNIV Program Manager Amy Ingram or call 334-244-3153.

Accountancy students participate in ASCPA annual meeting

On Tuesday, June 19, eight AUM Accounting students, along with Dr. Scott Lane and Dr. Teresa Lang, attended the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA) annual meeting. During the meeting, Dr. Keren Deal was presented with the award for Outstanding Accounting Educator for the state of Alabama.

Enroll in Fall Payment Plans

There will be four payment plans available for the fall.

For more information, visit AUM Student Accounts online or call 334-244-3286.

Ritvo appointed member of AOTA

Dr. Roger Ritvo has been appointed Public Member on the Ethics Commission (EC) for the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). He will serve a three-year term from July 1, 2018, until June 30, 2021.

The Ethics Commission’s primary role is to work in ethics education for the AOTA. The EC develops the ethics code, educates association members about the code, and establishes and maintains procedures, including investigating allegations of non-compliance.

Faculty: Send in Study Abroad proposals

Do you want to turn your class into an unforgettable experience? Are you interested in creating and leading a Study Abroad course for spring or summer 2019?

Study Abroad is now accepting faculty-led program proposals for 2019! Faculty can find the 2019 Faculty-Led, Short-Term Study Abroad Handbook on AUM’s Study Abroad website.

For more information, please email Yiyun (YY) Liu or call 334-244-3544.

Deadline: Thu., Aug. 30 by 4 p.m.

Alumni Night at ASF

Please join us for a night out featuring the Alabama Shakespeare Festival production of Annie. A limited number of tickets are available to AUM alumni and their guests.

No one can resist the optimism of Annie, a little orphan girl who refuses to give up hope. The delightful cast of this feel-good musical will get toes tapping with memorable song-and-dance numbers, such as “It’s the Hard Knock Life,” “Easy Street,” and “Tomorrow.”

If you have other questions, please email the Office of Alumni Affairs or call 334-244-3557.

Thu., Jul. 12 | 7:30 p.m. | Alabama Shakespeare Festival

From Our Community to Yours: Family Sunshine Center

Summer is in full swing, and Housing is ready to give back to the community! Join Housing and Residence Life for their community service effort with the Family Sunshine Center, a shelter for battered women and children in the River Region. Lunch and transportation is provided; sign up in the Housing office.

Fri., Jul. 13 | 9:30 a.m. | Meet in The Nest

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