Here are your Wichita State University digital signage announcements for Monday, March 5th through Sunday, March 11th, 2018:
The Lambda Alpha Symposium was created to encourage and recognize student research in the field of anthropology. The symposium provides students an opportunity to present a 15-minute presentation and discuss current research in an atmosphere conducive to professional development. At the end of the event, three judges will announce a winner, who will be given a prize of $100. Additionally, an award will be given for best Undergraduate presentation. Event Date: Saturday April 7th. Abstract Due Date: Friday March 16th
Stop by the Rhatigan Student Center every Wednesday for the live music series, RSC Unplugged. RSC Unplugged for Wednesday, March 7 features Aaron Lee Martin from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the RSC’s Starbucks Lounge. Grab a cup of coffee and relax with some great music!
Stop by in March to try the Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes Burger of the Month, the St. Patty’s Burger! It is topped with corned beef, Swiss cheese, spicy brown mustard and sauerkraut.
A great opportunity to structure relaxation into your week, Keep Calm and Breathe On will teach relaxation, mindfulness and meditation techniques, with the overall goal of managing stress, increasing well-being and leading a healthier life. Every Wednesday 12:15-12:45 p.m. in RSC 257.
Members of the EAT.DRINK.PLAY. Rewards program in the Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes can enjoy $5 cosmic bowling Fridays from 4-7 p.m. during the month of March. That’s $5 per person for all three hours! This deal is for members only. Joining is free & easy. Simply stop in and sign up and begin enjoying the rewards.
Are you interested in learning more about design patents? Join us for a virtual presentation by Supervisory Patent Examiner, Garth Rademaker with the USPTO from 11:30 am – 1 pm in RM 204, Ablah Library. Free and open to the public.
Women of Aviation event to help encourage women to pursue a career in aviation. Come to the RSC on March 8th at 10:45 to launch a pink paper airplane at 11 a.m. Mayor Jeff Longwell will be our honored guest.
Identify and apply key methods, tools, and resources for successful archival research projects in our workshop on March 16 from noon to 1:15 pm in RM 217, Ablah Library.
Did you know that Special Collections has digital materials available through the library website? Special Collections is not limited to traditional sources and has some surprising materials. We have photos of graffiti murals, materials documenting the connection between Kansas basketball and the 1936 Olympics, Bonaparte Family Papers, over 300 maps, and so much more. This workshop will highlight some of our most unexpected digital treasures. Thursday, April 5, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Ablah Library, Room 217.
Successful business plans require reliable data. Learn what information you need and where to find it in our workshop from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. March 13th, at the Experiential Engineering Building, Room 264.
Want to work in the health care industry? Come to the Health Industry Career Fair to network with more than 40 health care employers from Kansas and the surrounding area who are looking to hire interns and full-time employees. March 28, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., RSC 3rd floor.
Learn how to cite a variety government documents such case law, legislation, and other government agency publications. These citations will include formats such as print, microfiche, electronic, maps, and online documents. “Citing Government Information.” Friday, March 9 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Ablah Library, Room 217.
Quickly explore how a website is hosted, designed, and maintained within the WordPress environment. Learn the basics of HTML and CSS coding as you begin creating a sample website. Bring any questions you may have about coding or website creation and get them answered while working on hands-on coding. No coding experience required. “Website Creation and Management Using WordPress.” Thursday, March 8 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Ablah Library, Room 217.
Join Student Activities Council and the brothers of Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity, Inc. to create and learn about the Mexican tradition of cascarones. DIY Cascarones will take place in the RSC 1st floor, March 29th, 11-1pm. For more information please visit www.wichita.edu/sac.
Save at the University Bookstore with your Shocker Baseball ticket stubs! Each time the Shockers hit a home run in a home game, bring your ticket stub to the University Bookstore the next day and receive 10% off one WSU imprinted item, up to 30% off for 3 or more home runs. May not be combined with any other discount or promotion. Some exclusions apply. Hit those home runs, Shockers!
Save the date for $7.00 t-shirts from the University Bookstore in honor of St. Patty’s Day! One day only, on Thursday, March 15, the Bookstore will have three different shirt styles available, while supplies last. Limit three per customer and not valid with any other discounts. Luck of the Shockers Sale is in store only.
Friday, March 9, hear the stories from the DEA agents who captured Pablo Escobar and served as inspiration for the Netflix series “Narcos.” Visit wichita.edu/sac for ticket pricing and more information.
Undecided or want to switch your major? Major Meet-Up will help you match your interests to possible majors at WSU. Come chat with academic advisors and gain valuable next steps in your major direction! March 6, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., RSC 142.
Waffles & Onesies, Thursday, March 8, 9:00pm-11:30pm at the Shocker Sports Grill and Lanes (RSC). FREE Breakfast, Bowling, Billiards and Board Games with a WSU ID card.
Student Health Services and myShockerHealth, for all your health care needs. To set up an appointment call 316-978-3620 or visit our online portal at wichita.edu/shs. Student Health provides a health clinic and pharmacy, women’s and men’s health services, contraception, nutrition counseling, vaccinations, immunizations, allergy shots and laboratory diagnostic testing.
Feeling Sick? Getting better is just one click away. Head to wichita.edu/shs and click on “Log into myShockerHealth” to access the myShockerHealth portal where you can set appointments, send secure messages to health care providers, look at vaccinations and much more.
Join Community Service Board in Mentoring Mondays! Volunteers are needed to provide tutoring for youth in variety of subjects. No tutoring experience is required. To volunteer, please visit wichita.edu/CSBvolunteer.
Join the Community Service Board with Food Bank Fridays at the Kansas Food Bank from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, March 16. Carpooling will be coordinated with departures at 1 p.m. from the RSC. Visit wichita.edu/CSBvolunteer for more information.
The virtual career fair will be held online on February 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This event is exclusively for college students seeking internships and cooperative education. Learn more at wichita.edu/virtualfair.
Interested in going Greek? This is your chance! Learn more about each of the organizations under the Multicultural Greek council during their respective weeks:
– Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.’s week will be March 5-9,
– and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority’s week will be March 12-16.
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