De-Stress with Comfort Dogs

Students, faculty and staff are invited to stop by room 126 for some de-stressing with Comfort Dogs. Come by and connect with specially trained K-9 Comfort Dogs as they are known for their calming influence. When: May 3 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Where:  Schaumburg, Room 126 Danette Schulz, Assistant Director Academic Contact: dschulz@roosevelt.edu

Library Student Survey

The RU Library has created a survey that is designed to gather feedback and gauge Roosevelt University students’ familiarity with and use of the university libraries. Your participation is voluntary and your responses will inform strategic planning and help the RU Library staff better meet your needs. This is an anonymous survey. Your individual responses

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Catch Up on Credits this Summer

Roosevelt’s RU Summer Session offers a flexible schedule allowing you to enjoy summer while earning the credits you need. From May through August, a variety of short- and long-term courses are available online and on our Chicago and Schaumburg campuses. Check with your Financial Aid Services Counselor to verify your eligibility for summer financial aid. Ready to register? Visit roosevelt.edu/summer-session to enroll

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As a full/part time Roosevelt student you may be eligible for SNAP benefits

As a full/part time Roosevelt student you may be eligible for SNAP benefits. A representative from the Illinois Hunger Coalition (IHC) will be on campus to meet with students to help determine eligibility for SNAP (Food stamps/Link Card) and other public benefits, and to also provide assistance with the application process onsite. Stop by to see if you

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Congratulations Graduates!

Congratulations! The big day is almost here. To celebrate your time at Roosevelt, we are putting together a slideshow to play at Commencement. Please send us your photos from Roosevelt events, residence life, classroom experiences, study abroad trips, service learning excursions, etc. You can submit your photos by posting them to Twitter or Instagram with

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Federal advocacy opportunity to support victims of military sexual assault

Federal advocacy opportunity to support victims of military sexual assault: Sexual abuse in the military is a pervasive problem impacting 1 in 4 women veterans. Only 30% of those affected make actionable reports and of those, 60% of victims reported experiencing some type of retaliation because they chose to make a report. The Military Justice

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Interlibrary Loan Upgrade

The Roosevelt University Libraries are switching over to a new Interlibrary Loan system called Tipasa, a cloud-based interlibrary loan management system. We are confident that the new interlibrary loan (ILL) interface will offer you a streamlined and enhanced user experience. Beginning in June 2018, you will use your NetID to place your ILL book and

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Blackboard After Hours Support

Blackboard support is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Blackboard support is available Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. If you need assistance, please send a detailed email to blackboardhelp@roosevelt.edu or call the Help Desk at 312-341-HELP – 312-341-4357. For Blackboard after hours support between 5 p.m. and 9 a.m., Monday-Friday, all day

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