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PAWPRINTS: Upcoming Events – August 31

Upcoming Events


Monday, September 7

Delta Chi Fraternity – Rush Week
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Somewhere in Augusta Bar and Grill
Come out to Somewhere in Augusta Bar and Grill to join the Brothers of the Delta Chi Fraternity as they kick off Rush Week. Enjoy an all expense paid dinner in a reserved back room at one of Augusta’s most famous hangouts.


Wednesday, September 9

HOSA; Future Health Professional
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
JSAC Ballroom, Summerville Campus
HOSA; Future Health Professionals is back. Interested in the healthcare field? Looking for volunteer experience, community service and/or scholarships? Join HOSA! Come to the meeting for more information.

Pillow Talk
7:00 PM
JSAC Coffeehouse, Summerville Campus
Come out and enjoy an open discussion of various relationship and dating questions about men and women. There will be fun games, food, and great conversation. #PillowTalkGRU


Thursday, September 10

Orientation Leader Informational Session
1:00 PM
JSAC Butler Meeting Room, Summerville Campus
Are you a highly motivated student who would enjoy making a positive difference in others’ lives? Would you enjoy creating lifelong memories and friends? Come to an informational session to find out how to be an orientation leader. Orientation Leaders must meet various qualifications, including having a 2.50 GPA.

PAWPRINTS: Happening Now – August 31

Happening Now


So You Think You Can Dance Auditions
JSAC Butler Meeting Room, Summerville Campus
Do you think you have what it takes to win? Come out and showcase your dancing skills at our auditions!
Audition Dates and Times: Tuesday, September 1 – Thursday, September 3, from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Go here and find GRU SYTYCD under Fall 2015 events. Pre-registered performers will get priority in auditions.

Apply to be a 2016 Orientation Leader Today
Do you enjoy making a positive difference in others’ lives? Do you enjoy creating lifelong memories and friends? Are you a highly motivated student? Apply here to be an Orientation Leader. Orientation leaders must have a 2.50 GPA. Application deadline is Friday, September 25, 2015, by 11:30 PM

Questions? Email orientation@gru.edu

GRU Spirit Squad Try-Outs and Preparation
Do you want to provide support for our sports teams? Looking for a way to get involved at basketball games, pep rallies, or community events? Then become a cheerleader! The GRU Spirit Squad will hold tryouts. Come out to learn the material on Tuesday, September 1, and Wednesday, September 2 to try out for the GRU Spirit Squad on Thursday, September 3. To register for tryouts click here.

PAWPRINTS: Weekly Events – August 31

WEEKLY EVENTS


Tuesday, September 1

Who is The CREW
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Campus-wide event on Summerville Campus, and Educational Commons, Health Sciences Campus
Come and learn about The CREW, and find out ways you can get involved! Earn food/prizes simply by following The CREW on social media and uploading a photo!

So You Think You Can Dance Auditions
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
JSAC Butler Meeting Room, Summerville Campus
Do you think you have what it takes to win? Come out and showcase your dancing skills at our auditions!
Audition Dates and Times: Tuesday, September 1 – Thursday, September 3, from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Go here and find GRU SYTYCD under Fall 2015 events. Pre-registered performers will get priority in auditions.

GRU Spirit Squad Try-Outs Preparation
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
JSAC Ballroom, Summerville Campus
Do you want to provide support for our sports teams? Looking for a way to get involved at basketball games, pep rallies, or community events? Then become a cheerleader! The GRU Spirit Squad will hold try-outs. Come out to learn the material to try-out for the GRU Spirit Squad on Thursday, September 3. To register for try-outs click here.


Wednesday, September 2

So You Think You Can Dance Auditions
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
JSAC Butler Meeting Room, Summerville Campus
Do you think you have what it takes to win? Come out and showcase your dancing skills at our auditions!
Audition Dates and Times: Tuesday, September 1 – Thursday, September 3, from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Go here and find GRU SYTYCD under Fall 2015 events. Pre-registered performers will get priority in auditions.

GRU Spirit Squad Try-Outs Preparation
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
JSAC Ballroom, Summerville Campus
Come out to learn the material to try-out for the GRU Spirit Squad on Thursday, September 3. To register for try-outs click here.


Thursday, September 3

Job Shadow/Volunteer Information Session
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
University Hall, Summerville Campus
Are you interested in learning more about various occupations for seasoned professionals? Come Learn how GRU’s Career Services Job Shadowing/Volunteer program can help you connect to professionals in your field of interest. Open to all majors.

So You Think You Can Dance Auditions
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
JSAC Butler Meeting Room, Summerville Campus
Do you think you have what it takes to win? Come out and showcase your dancing skills at our auditions!
Audition Dates and Times: Tuesday, September 1 – Thursday, September 3, from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Go here and find GRU SYTYCD under Fall 2015 events. Pre-registered performers will get priority in auditions.

GRU Spirit Squad Try-Outs
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Christenberry Fieldhouse, Forest Hills Campus
Are you full of school spirit? Do you want to compete at the collegiate level? Maybe you’re looking for a way to get involved at basketball games, pep rallies, or community events? Then consider becoming a cheerleader! The GRU Spirit Squad will hold tryouts. Come try out to be a member of this elite college cheerleading team. Click here to register for try-outs.

NEED TO KNOW: ANNOUNCEMENTS – AUGUST 28

Announcements

Extended JSAC HOURS
The JSAC is open on Monday – Thursday from 7:00 AM – 12:00 AM; Friday from 7:00 AM-7:00 PM; Saturday from 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM; and Sunday from 1:00 PM – 12:00 AM.
The game room is open on Monday – Thursday from 7:00 AM-11:30 PM; Friday from 7:00 AM-6:30 PM. It is closed on the weekends.

 


Wednesday, September 2

Meet and Greet: Undergraduate Research on the Health Sciences Campus
4:00 PM
CN 1102 (Cancer Center Lobby), Health Sciences Campus

Attend this Meet and Greet session to speak with faculty on the Health Sciences campus who are looking for undergraduate researchers. Refreshments provided.

NEED TO KNOW: UPCOMING EVENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

September 12: GRU Day of Service

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

The next Day of Service for Georgia Regents University will be September 12. Employees, students, and their families will be given the opportunity to enjoy a day of giving back to the community and a  celebration to honor your service. Sign up here.

September 23: State & Federal Government Internship Panel
1:00 PM
JSAC Ballroom, Summerville Campus

Attention all majors! Make plans to attend the GRU Government Internship Panel where you will learn about upcoming internship opportunities, hear from fellow students who have participated in internships in the past, and receive guidance on how to apply for internships. students to explore their financial options at GRU.

September 24: Grub for GRU

Love to eat at local restaurants? Love to support GRU? Why not do both at the same time! Eat at participating restaurants on September 24 and the restaurants will donate 10% of all pre-taxed food sales back to GRU’s fall fundraising campaign, IGRU – I’m Giving. Are You? For a list of restaurants visit giving.gru.edu/igru or contact Marcus Fogle at mafogle@gru.edu.

PAWPRINTS: Weekly Events – August 21

WEEKLY EVENTS


Monday, August 24

The CREW Needs You!
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 first meeting.

Visit gru.edu/students/crew to become an Associate Member and help plan events or be a volunteer!


Tuesday, August 25

CREW UNplugged
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Douglas J Barnard Jr., Amphitheater (Rain Location, JSAC Breezeway), Summerville Campus
Sponsored by the Jaguar Production Crew
The Jaguar Production Crew would like to introduce CREW UNplugged. CREW UNplugged is a monthly showcase of selected GRU students who share their talents with the Summerville Campus. Come out and see our talent showcases this month!

If you are interested in performing a showcase, contact Austin Purkey at crewunplugged@gmail.com


Wednesday, August 26th

ClubFest in Paradise
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Educational Commons Lobby, Health Sciences Campus
Sponsored by the Jaguar Production Crew
Want to get involved on campus, but don’t know which organization is best for you? Come out to ClubFest in Paradise, where you can socialize with other students who are involved on campus and network with the departments as well. Enjoy free lunch!

Must have Student ID to participate.

PAWPRINTS: Upcoming Events, August 21st

Upcoming Events


Tuesday, September 1

So You Think You Can Dance Auditions
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
JSAC Butler Meeting Room, Summerville Campus
Do you think you have what it takes to win?  Come out and showcase your dancing skills at our auditions!
Audition Dates and Times: Tuesday, September 1 – Thursday September 3, from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Go here and find GRU SYTYCD under Fall 2015 events. Pre-registered performers will get priority in auditions.


Wednesday, September 9

HOSA; Future Health Professionals
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
JSAC Ballroom, Summerville Campus
HOSA; Future Health Professionals is back! Interested in the healthcare field? Looking for a volunteer experience, community service, and/or scholarships?
Join HOSA. Come to informational meeting on September 9, 2015. Contact Eldria Earls at EEARLS@charter.net for more information.


Thursday, September 10

Orientation Leader Informational Sessions
1:00 PM
JSAC Butler Meeting Room, Summerville Campus
Are you a highly motivated student who would enjoy making a positive difference in others’ lives? Would you enjoy creating life long memories and friends? Come to an informational session to find out how to be an orientation leader. Orientation Leaders must meet various qualifications, including having a 2.50 GPA.


Saturday, September 12

Stomp Out Sickle Cell Walk
Registration begins at 8:00 AM
GRU Sickle Cell Programs Present: Stomp Out Sickle Cell 5K Run/Walk to raise awareness for Sickle Cell Disease. Registration is now open in the lobby of the Children’s Hospital of Georgia, 1446 Harper St, Augusta. Entry fees are $25 until September 4th. $30 after that. $5 for children, and $10 for Sickle Cell Patients.

GRU Day of Service
Sign-up here
Enjoy a day of giving back to your community and a celebration to honor you for your service.
Free to volunteers:
BBQ (while supplies last) at 5:30 PM
Admission to Jazz at the G at 6:00 PM
Admittance to GRU vs. Lander basketball game on Jan. 9

PAWPRINTS: Happening Now – August 24

Happening Now


Panhellenic Recruitment
Interested in going Greek? Join the National Panhellenic Conference for formal recruitment. Come meet members of both Alpha Delta Pi and Zeta Tau Alpha, and find a place to call home!
Recruitment begins Wednesday, August 26 at 7:00PM, and ends Monday, August 24 at midnight.

Apply to be a 2016 Orientation Leader Today
Do you enjoy making a positive difference in others’ lives? Do you enjoy creating life long memories and friends? Are you a highly motivated student? Apply here to be an Orientation Leader. Orientation leaders must have a 2.50 GPA. Application deadline is Friday, September 25, 2015 by 8:00 PM

Questions? Email orientation@gru.edu