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PAWPRINTS: Weekly Events – December 7

Weekly Events


Monday, December 7 

Motivational Monday 
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
JSAC Breezeway, Summerville Campus
Grab a quick bite, courtesy of The CREW. Write down a motivational quote or a study tip for your fellow classmates and receive a Krispy Kreme doughnut!

Massages
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
JSAC Breezeway, Summerville Campus
Come out and receive a free 5 minute massage.

Bubble Wrap Booth
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
JSAC Breezeway, Summerville Campus
Pop your stress away with bubble wrap!


Tuesday, December 8

Tra-la-la-la Tuesday
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
JSAC Breezeway, Summerville Campus
Get a free Teal Tuesday shirt and a candy cane when you stop by The CREW table.

Coloring Booth
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
JSAC Breezeway, Summerville Campus
Get creative and color your stress away!


Wednesday, December 9

Therapy Dogs
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
JSAC Breezeway, Summerville Campus
Jae-Mar-S Academy will have some of their therapy dogs set up in front of Reese Library to provide students some stress-reducing playtime.

Breakfast for a Buck
7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Come out to the JSAC Ballroom and enjoy a midnight breakfast for only $1.00 (cash only). Enjoy waffles, fruit, drinks, and more.

PAWPRINTS: Happening Now – December 7

Happening Now


Finals Frenzy
Finals Frenzy events are happening. Come and de-stress during your finals!

Snack and Study Room
Tuesday, December 8
8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
JSAC Coffeehouse, Summerville Campus
Join Zeta Tau Alpha as we are all preparing for our final exams! Snacks and a quiet space to study will be available for all students.

PAWPRINTS: Student Resources – December 7

Student Opportunities


Arsenal – Undergraduate Research Journal
Arsenal – Undergraduate Research Journal of GRU is accepting submissions from Oct 21st – Jan15th.

Augusta University Karate Club
The Augusta University Karate Club is looking for new members! We are training in the RyuTe style of traditional Okinawan karate (ryute.com) focusing on self defense, and anyone can join, from beginners to black belts. Training is led by Dr. Mitchell Watsky, 7th degree black belt with more the 35 years experience in the art. Contact Dr. Watsky at mwatsky@gru.edu for details!

Dissertation Fellowships
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi will award two Dissertation Fellowships of $10,000 each to active members who are doctoral candidates and are completing dissertations at a US regionally accredited, doctoral -granting institution of higher education. The Dissertation Fellowship is open to all active (dues current) Phi Kappa Phi members or those who have accepted membership by November 30, 2015.
Any candidates interested in applying, please contact Kevin Frazier (kfrazier@gru.edu) or Regina Messer (rmesser@gru.edu).
Applications and any supporting documents will be accepted from October 1 to 11:59 p.m. CT on November 30.

Free Math Tutoring
The Math Assistance Center (MAC) has something to offer every math student, whether you need a little help or a lot. Free math tutoring is available in Allgood Hall N304. For a full schedule of hours, please visit here.

Homestead Hospice
Your time and experience can make a huge impact on someone’s life. Find out how to help Homestead’s patients and families who are living with terminal illness. You can help by providing:
Clerical Support (record keeping, clerical work)
Community Support (Serving meals, Fundraising, Participating in events)
Support for Families (Running errands, Breaks for caregivers, Emotional support)
Personal Touch (Reading books, Simple conversations, Walking, Listening)
Applications should be filled out ahead of service. Contact Homestead Hospice at 803-426-2500 or visit www.Homesteadhospice.com

Need to Know: Upcoming Events – December 4

Upcoming Events


Wednesday, January 20

Resident Advisor Information Session
4:00 PM
JSAC Coffeehouse
Interested in joining one of Augusta University’s most influential student leadership groups? Serving as a member of the Housing and Residence Life staff team in 2016-2017 might be an excellent opportunity for you. Come to our first information session to learn about what it takes to be a Resident Advisor.


Saturday, January 23

Christ Church  Health Clinic Resolution 5K
8:00 AM
Savannah Rapids Pavilion- 3300 Evans to Locks Road, Martinez, Georgia 30907
Start off your New Year with the Resolution Run benefiting Christ Church Health Clinic in Augusta GA! This 5k raises money for a non-profit clinic run by the Augusta University PA class of 2017 that provides free healthcare screening services to underserved individuals in our local community. Start 2016 on the right foot and give back while you get healthy!

 

Need to Know: Resource Highlight – December 4


Resource Highlight


Dissertation Fellowships
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi will award two Dissertation Fellowships of $10,000 each to active members who are doctoral candidates and are completing dissertations at a US regionally accredited, doctoral -granting institution of higher education. The Dissertation Fellowship is open to all active (dues current) Phi Kappa Phi members or those who have accepted membership by November 30, 2015.
Any candidates interested in applying, please contact Kevin Frazier (kfrazier@gru.edu) or Regina Messer (rmesser@gru.edu).
Applications and any supporting documents will be accepted from October 1 to 11:59 p.m. CT on November 30.

Free Math Tutoring
The Math Assistance Center (MAC) has something to offer every math student, whether you need a little help or a lot. Free math tutoring is available in Allgood Hall N304. For a full schedule of hours, please visit here.

Homestead Hospice
Your time and experience can make a huge impact on someone’s life. Find out how to help Homestead’s patients and families who are living with terminal illness. You can help by providing:
Clerical Support (record keeping, clerical work)
Community Support (Serving meals, Fundraising, Participating in events)
Support for Families (Running errands, Breaks for caregivers, Emotional support)
Personal Touch (Reading books, Simple conversations, Walking, Listening)
Applications should be filled out ahead of service. Contact Homestead Hospice at 803-426-2500 or visit www.Homesteadhospice.com

Share the Love for the Children’s Hospital of GA
Help HCCU share the love and win $25,000 for the Children’s Hospital of Georgia! Register and vote daily through December 24. Each vote enters you in a sweepstakes to win 1 of 150 $100 gift cards (50 each month). You can register to vote here.


Need to Know: Upcoming Deadlines – December 4

Upcoming Deadlines


Rental Book Return Deadline
Please remember to return any Fall session Rental Textbooks to either JagStore location by December 11, 2015 to avoid any penalty fees.

Sell Unwanted Textbooks for Cash
Students may sell unwanted textbooks for cash to the JagStore December 7 – 11. Summerville Campus: Allgood Hall and Washington Hall, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p. m.
Health Sciences Campus: Student Center, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Need to Know: Announcements – December 4

Announcements


Spring 2016 Early Registration
Registration for Spring 2016 will begin November 2. Students eligible to web register via POUNCE follow the start dates for their classification below.
Nov 2: Post-Grad, Grad, Post-Bac, Add Degr & Seniors
Nov 3: Juniors
Nov 4: Sophomores, Freshman, Joint Enrolled HS, Transient & Audit
Nov 5 – Dec 4: All Continuing Students

Final Markdown on GRU & MCG merchandise
50% off remaining GRU & MCG merchandise in the JagStore while supplies last!

 

 

PAWPRINTS: Student Resources – November 30

Student Opportunities


Arsenal – Undergraduate Research Journal
Arsenal – Undergraduate Research Journal of GRU is accepting submissions from Oct 21st – Jan15th.

Georgia regents University (Soon to be augusta University) Karate Club
The Augusta University Karate Club is looking for new members! We are training in the RyuTe style of traditional Okinawan karate (ryute.com) focusing on self defense, and anyone can join, from beginners to black belts. Training is led by Dr. Mitchell Watsky, 7th degree black belt with more the 35 years experience in the art. Contact Dr. Watsky at mwatsky@gru.edu for details!

Dissertation Fellowships
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi will award two Dissertation Fellowships of $10,000 each to active members who are doctoral candidates and are completing dissertations at a US regionally accredited, doctoral -granting institution of higher education. The Dissertation Fellowship is open to all active (dues current) Phi Kappa Phi members or those who have accepted membership by November 30, 2015.
Any candidates interested in applying, please contact Kevin Frazier (kfrazier@gru.edu) or Regina Messer (rmesser@gru.edu).
Applications and any supporting documents will be accepted from October 1 to 11:59 p.m. CT on November 30.

Free Math Tutoring
The Math Assistance Center (MAC) has something to offer every math student, whether you need a little help or a lot. Free math tutoring is available in Allgood Hall N304. For a full schedule of hours, please visit here.

Homestead Hospice
Your time and experience can make a huge impact on someone’s life. Find out how to help Homestead’s patients and families who are living with terminal illness. You can help by providing:
Clerical Support (record keeping, clerical work)
Community Support (Serving meals, Fundraising, Participating in events)
Support for Families (Running errands, Breaks for caregivers, Emotional support)
Personal Touch (Reading books, Simple conversations, Walking, Listening)
Applications should be filled out ahead of service. Contact Homestead Hospice at 803-426-2500 or visit www.Homesteadhospice.com

PAWPRINTS: Happening Now – November 30

Happening Now


World AIDS Day: Ryan White Program HIV Testing Van
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Fountain Entry, Summerville Campus
Want to kno your status? Come out and get tested as the Ryan White program will be having a free HIV testing!

World AIDS Day: HIV INformation Tables
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
JSAC Breezeway, Summerville Campus
Come and join Student Health during World AIDS Day at our HIV Information table and learn about HIV.

World AIDS Day: Luminary Lighting and Testimonial Session
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Teardrop in front of Payne Hall, Summervile Campus
Come out and join Student Health as we support World AIDS Day, there will be a luminary lighting and also personal testimonials.

PAWPRINTS: Weekly Events – November 30

Weekly Events


Monday, November 30

Jaguar Production Crew: General Membership Meeting
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
JSAC Coffeehouse, Summerville Campus
Get involved on campus with The CREW. General Membership Meetings are held once a month. Come join us for our next meeting!


Tuesday, December 1

World AIDS Day: Ryan White Program HIV Testing Van
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Fountain Entry, Summerville Campus
Want to know your status? Come out and get tested as the Ryan White program will be having free HIV testing!

World AIDS Day: HIV Information Tables
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
JSAC Breezeway, Summerville Campus
Come and join Student Health during World Aids Day at our HIV Information table and learn about HIV.

World AIDS Day: Luminary Lighting and Testimonial Session
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Teardrop in front of Payne Hall, Summerville Campus
Come out and join Student Health as we support World Aids Day, there will be a luminary lighting and also personal testimonials.


Thursday, December 3

Senior Night
7:00 PM
JSAC Coffeehouse, Summerville Campus
Join J.A.G Station for Senior Night, as we honer our fall graduates. At this event we will be showing our senior project while giving our senior a chance to mix and mingle. This event is open to the student body but we strongly encourage the fall graduates to attend.


Friday, December 4

State of Hip Hop Forum
6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
University Hall, Room 170, Summerville Campus
Professor Griff from Public Enemy along with panel of professionals will gather to publicly discuss the current state of hip-hop music. This is open to students and non students. All students enter for free! Non-students pay $5. Weekend Passes for all three Hip-Hop Weekend events are $20 and available at EventBrite.com or Pyramid Music.