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Warhawk Weekly 8–21: New Computer Lab; Jake Owen’s tour

Warhawk Weekly 8–21: New Computer Lab; Jake Owen's tour

NEWS

  • New Computer Lab locations and hours
  • Jake Owen’s tour comes to Montgomery
  • Faculty, Staff Information: New Student Convocation
  • Faculty: Send in Study Abroad proposals
  • Nominations now open for Faculty Service Award

EVENTS

  • Keep up with Events
  • Strike Out Stigma Night at the Montgomery Biscuits
  • Blackout Burn
  • Part-Time Job Fair

NEWS

New Computer Lab locations and hours

The Goodwyn Hall 205 Computer Lab is now a classroom. However, there are four other computer labs open to all students on the 1st floor of Taylor Center, room 208 in the College of Education, Clement Hall 217, and the 2nd floor of the Library Tower.

More information regarding hours of operations is available AUM’s IT Services.

Jake Owen’s tour comes to Montgomery

Through AUM’s community sponsorship with the Montgomery Biscuits, discounted tickets are available to Jake Owen’s “Life’s Whatch Make It” tour with special guests Chris Jansen and Jordan Davis!

For all AUM students, faculty and staff, tickets are $15 for Bowl seating and $20 for Field General admission. You must order tickets online using the promo code AUM, but this offer expires Thu., Aug. 23 at 5 p.m.

Doors for the performance will open at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 7 p.m. Pleas visit BiscuitsBaseball.com for additional event details.

Fri., Aug. 31 | 6 p.m. | Montgomery Riverwalk Stadium

Faculty, Staff Information: New Student Convocation

New Student Convocation is scheduled for Fri., Aug. 24 at 10:30 a.m. Faculty and staff, please plan to welcome the AUM Class of 2022!

Students and faculty marshals are requested to meet in the Taylor Center at 9 a.m. for preparation. Light refreshments will be provided and students will have the opportunity to meet and engage with their peers.

Faculty and staff are asked to convene in the Athletics Complex lobby at 10 a.m. Faculty, please arrive in your regalia. As in years past, faculty and staff are asked to line the hallway surrounding the gym so that they can welcome the new students in the AUM spirit tunnel.

New Student Convocation committee members will assemble in the lobby of the Athletics Complex in order to provide direction and guidance.

See the full schedule on the New Student Convocation page.

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 Ayush Taneja or call 334-244-3224.

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

Nominations now open for Faculty Service Award

The AUM Alumni Association sponsors an alumni faculty service award to recognize outstanding AUM faculty. To be eligible for this honor, faculty must have five or more years of full-time service at AUM. This honor will be conferred during the fall semester convocation and the recipient will receive a $1,000 check from the Alumni Association.

Nominations by AUM faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends must be submitted or postmarked by Aug. 31. Nomination letters should be no more than two pages in length and should emphasize teaching excellence as well as a strong record of service to the university and community. A vita may be attached, if available.

Please send all nomination letters to: Awards Committee, Auburn University at Montgomery Alumni Association, P.O. Box 244023, Montgomery, AL 36124-4023, or email them to alumni@aum.edu. If you have any further questions, please email Valerie Rankin or call 334-244-3557.

Strike Out Stigma Night at the Montgomery Biscuits

Counseling and Health Promotion Services and NAMI OnCampus invite students, faculty, and staff to strike out mental health stigmas!

The Alabama Department of Mental Health, the Council on Substance Abuse-NCADD, community partners, and the Montgomery Biscuits are hosting Strike Out Stigma Night to offer information and resources on mental illness and substance abuse.

Community partners at the event will offer information on services and opportunities for those in need and their families, including:

  • NAMI Alabama
  • Bradford Health Services
  • Wings Across Alabama
  • Montgomery Mental Health Authority
  • Council on Substance Abuse
  • Samaritan Counseling Center
  • Mental Health America Montgomery
  • CARESS Peer Support Specialists
  • Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System: CAVHS Transition Care Management and CAVHS Homeless Veteran Outreach
  • Respect Initiative

Tickets are $3 off and can be purchased online; make sure to use the promo code STRIKE.

For more information, please email ADMH Public Information or call 334-242-3417.

Fri., Aug. 24 | 6:30 p.m. | Montgomery Riverwalk Stadium

Blackout Burn

Summer may be coming to a close, but Housing and Residence Life is still ready to break a sweat! Join Housing for an intense cardio workout combining Zumba, dance and lots more! Wear all black because this nighttime fitness fest comes with glow sticks and amazing music!

Wed., Aug. 29 | 8 p.m. | Lawn by Plum Place

Part-Time Job Fair

Are you looking for a part-time job? Maybe, you’re just interested in seeing what options are available? The Career Development Center will be hosting a part-time job fair to kick off the school year.

Thu., Aug. 30 | 11 a.m.–1 p.m. | Taylor Center 230

EVENTS

Keep up with Events

Don’t forget to check out the AUM Events Calendar to keep up with events on campus!

Tue., Aug. 21
Grab and Go Breakfast | 7:30 a.m. | Goodwyn Hall Breezeway
Pop-up Library | 9:30 a.m. | Goodwyn Hall lobby; in front of Warhawk Shop
Guard Life | 10 a.m. | Goodwyn Hall Breezeway
AFROTC Detachment 019 Opportunity Information | 10 a.m. | AUMazing Bean
Coke Booth | 10 a.m. | The Quad
Meet & Greet | 12 p.m. | Taylor Center 230
Nancy’s Froze Ice Meet & Greet | 12 p.m. | Goodwyn Hall Breezeway
International Student Association Meet & Greet | 12 p.m. | Goodwyn Hall Breezeway
Young Men S.T.R.I.V.E | 12:30 p.m. | Taylor Center 230
Smart Cookies | 1 p.m. | 2nd floor of Library Tower in the Learning Center
Escape Room | 7 p.m. | The Quad next to the Athletics Complex
Scavenger Hunt | 8 p.m. | Baptist Campus Ministries

Wed., Aug. 22
Grab and Go Breakfast | 7:30 a.m. | Goodwyn Hall Breezeway
Pop-up Library | 9:30 a.m. | Goodwyn Hall lobby; in front of Warhawk Shop
Guard Life | 10 a.m. | Goodwyn Hall Breezeway
Coke Booth | 10:30 a.m. | The Quad
Meet & Greet | 11 a.m. | Goodwyn Hall Breezeway
AL Air NG 187th Fighter Wing Opportunities | 11 a.m. | AUMazing Bean
Keeping up with the AKA’s | 11:30 a.m. | Goodwyn Hall Breezeway
Peer Advocate | 12 p.m. | Goodwyn Hall Breezeway
Voter Registration | 12 p.m. | AUMazing Bean
SILP Policy Review | 12 p.m.
Young Men S.T.R.I.V.E | 12:30 p.m. | Taylor Center 230
Smart Cookies | 1 p.m. | 2nd floor of Library Tower in the Learning Center
Smart Cookies | 6 p.m. | Taylor Center 230
Nacho Mama’s Cookin & Movie/Game Night | 8 p.m. | Baptist Campus Ministries

Thu., Aug. 23
Grab and Go Breakfast | 7:30 a.m. | Goodwyn Hall Breezeway
Pop-up Library | 9:30 a.m. | Goodwyn Hall lobby; in front of Warhawk Shop
Giant Games | 10 a.m. | The Quad
Communication Disorders Information Table | 10:30 a.m. | Goodwyn Hall Breezeway
AL Air NG 187th Fighter Wing Opportunities | 11 a.m. | AUMazing Bean
Cookout | 11:30 a.m. | The Quad
A Taste of China | 12 p.m. | AUMazing Bean
Coffee and Conversation | 2 p.m. | AUMazing Bean
NPHC Greek Showcase | 4 p.m. | The Grove

Fri., Aug. 24
New Student Convocation | 10:30 a.m.
Cookout | 2 p.m. | The Nest Grilling Station
SILP Policy Review | 2 p.m.

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