Refer a Student toBe a Peer Mentor

The Academic Success Center is looking to hire ten new Peer Mentors for the fall semester. Peer Mentors should be Sophomores, Juniors, or Seniors looking to become leaders on Campus and make a difference in the lives of others. If you know a student who you think would be a great fit for this position,

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Next Week’s Free Music Conservatory Concerts

Monday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m., the CCPA Puentes Latin Jazz Ensemble, led by Rubén P. Alvarez, performs an exciting mix of Afro-Cuban styles. And on Tuesday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m., CCPA’s vocal jazz ensemble, New Deal, under the direction of Cheryl Wilson, performs a mixture of traditional and contemporary styles. Both of these

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Director of Experiential Learning Candidate Presentation, April 6

One of the finalists selected for the Director of Experiential Learning position will visit Roosevelt University on Friday, April 6.  Faculty, staff and students are invited to participate in an open presentation and offer feedback to the search committee. This session will be available via video conference and Zoom. Ashley Kehoe will visit Friday, April

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RAFO Nominations for University Senate and College Councils 2018-19

Roosevelt University Adjunct Faculty nominations for University Senate and College Councils for the 2018-19 academic year are now open. Pursuant to Article 2 B and C of the RU-RAFO contract, RAFO members in each college covered by the RU-RAFO contract can elect two representatives to the respective college councils and two representative to the University

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Montesquieu Forum talk by Professor Ronna Burger

The Montesquieu Forum invites the Roosevelt community to Professor Ronna Burger’s talk on “The Tyrant in the City and the Soul: Plato’s ‘Republic’ Book IX” at 5 p.m. in AUD 720 on Thursday, April 26.  She is Professor of Philosophy at Tulane University and has published three distinguished books on Plato, a prize-winning book on

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Teaching in the RU Honors Program

Please join us Friday, April 20, 11:30 a.m – 12:45 p.m. in WB 1021, for a brown-bag workshop on teaching in the RU Honors Program. We will discuss Honors pedagogies, learning outcomes and opportunities for participating in Honors. Charlie Barlow of the Policy Research Collaborative will discuss specific ways to integrate applied research into Honors

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DeStress Fest @ Schaumburg Campus

Please join the Schaumburg Campus Destress Fest on April 26 from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. in Alumni Hall. There will be several stress-relieving activities: therapy dogs, snacks and more. We look forward to seeing you there. DeStress Fest – Schaumburg Campus, DeStress Fest Schaumburg Address replies to: lellisnelson@roosevelt.edu

Phishing Education Starts Soon

Over the past two years, there has been a marked increase in the number of “phishing” attempts seen at Roosevelt. Phishing emails are those messages designed to look legitimate while trying to induce the recipient to give away sensitive information, like NetID passwords or financial information. One way to improve the security environment at Roosevelt

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Second Annual Autism Awareness Talent Show

Come join the Academic Success Center, Counseling Center and Residence Life for the Second Annual Autism Awareness Talent show that it will be held in Congress Lounge on Monday April 9 from 2 p.m. to  5 p.m. If you would like to participate or know someone who would, please contact Dani Smith, sdsmith51@roosevelt.edu. If you

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Student Survey on RU Curriculum

Dear faculty: please encourage your students to take 5 minutes to fill out a brief student survey about RU’s curriculum offerings. A research team in my ACP/SUST 250 – The Sustainable University class developed this questionnaire to ascertain current students’ views about experiences in taking hybrid and online courses, as one way to better understand

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