Here are your Wichita State University digital signage announcements for Monday, November 12th through Sunday, November 18th, 2018:
Get in that festive, Shocker spirit with some Shocker ugly sweaters and tees from the Shocker Store! There is a different sweatshirt and long sleeve tee option at the RSC location and the Braeburn Square location. All options are available online at shockerstore.com. Sizes are small-3XL. Make sure you are decked out Shocker-style for the holidays!
Looking to find your favorite Shocker fan a holiday gift? Stop by the Shocker Store’s Rhatigan Student Center location for their annual 12 Days of Christmas Sale from November 26th until December 8th. Or shop the sale online at shockerstore.com. New sale items are added daily!
Searching for the perfect gift for your favorite Shocker fan? Save big on Shocker gear at the Shocker Store’s Black Friday Sale! On Friday, November 23 and Saturday, November 24, at their Braeburn Square location only, take 25% off storewide! Store hours are 10 a.m.-8 p.m. both days. See you there, Shocker Nation!
Stop by the Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes in the month of November to try their Burger of the Month, the Feast! It’s a grilled turkey burger, topped with a grilled stuffing patty, swiss cheese and dried cranberries.
Members of the Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes EAT.DRINK.PLAY. Rewards program can enjoy free billiards every Sunday in November! Not a member? Joining is free and easy, just stop on by!
You’re invited to the third annual International Thanksgiving Dinner at WSU on Tuesday, November 13, from 6:30-9 P.M.! Please come and gather around the table for traditional foods, activities and thanksgiving. The first 60 guests will enjoy a traditional meal of turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, and more! The event is on a first come, first serve basis. For more information, visit https://wichita.galaxydigital.com/event/detail/?event_id=49024.
Alternative Spring Break will expose WSU students to complex social and cultural issues through community visits, experiential learning, direct service, group discussion, common readings, and reflection activities. This year we will be offering two different trips – Washington, D.C. exploring hunger and homelessness in our nation’s capital and Houston, TX focusing on long term disaster recovery post Hurricane Harvey. Applications are due Friday, November 30th by 5 p.m.
The Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes in the lower level of the Rhatigan Student Center is your Shocker basketball headquarters! Swing by for home basketball pregame to grab a burger, a salad, cold beer and more and enjoy game day deals each game! Or stop by to watch away games on one of their many TVs. Game day specials run all day, for both home and away men’s basketball games. Let’s cheer on the Shockers to another great season!
Students have the opportunity to study abroad during summer 2019 in Rome, Italy for engineering classes. WSU students have a special discount price for the program. Please visit www.wichita.edu/studyabroad for more information on all of our summer programs.
Nav Night is a weekly large-group worship night put on by Navigators Campus Ministry. The group meets Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. in Hubbard Hall 209 for biblical teaching, worship, and small-group Bible studies.
Graduating Students need to RSVP for commencement online at MyWSU by Nov. 26th at 5 p.m. Additional information can be found at wichita.edu/commencement.
Need your eyes checked? Get a quick and free eye testing from Student Health Services and the Medical Services Bureau 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. November 12 in RSC room 314.
Bruce Tulgan will be giving an educational seminar on the Great Generational Shift on November 13th from 1:00-5:00 PM in the Hyatt Regency Ballroom. This session will help younger participants better understand how they fit into the workplace mold. Register at www.wichita.edu/kfbf – the first 15 students to register get in free!
From Student Health Services, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Housing and Residence Life and Positive Directions of Kansas is another Free HIV Testing. Get Tested and Know Your Status 1-4 pm November 6th in Ahlberg 209.
Know a fantastic faculty member who deserves a shout out? Let them know! The Academy for Effective Teaching urges all eligible students to vote for their outstanding faculty member at WSU. Go to webapps.wichita.edu/favote to vote! Voting for the 2018 AET Awards is open from Monday, October 29th through Monday, November 12th. For more information visit wichita.edu/aet.
Engineering researchers will learn to create a literature review, from locating conference proceedings, standards and other primary resources to presenting findings. This workshop will be from 12 to 1:15 pm November 16 in RM 217 Ablah Library.
Discover library databases and open websites for data sets, census data, and statistics. This workshop will be from 4 to 5:15 pm November 14 in RM 217 Ablah Library.
Learn about what kinds of works can be protected by copyright, how to register a copyrighted work, and best practices for using others’ copyrighted work. This workshop will be from 5:30 – 7 p.m. November 27 in RM 217 Ablah Library. For more information on this workshop call Sara Butts at (316) 978-5017.
Interested in sharing your research? Posters are an excellent way to share your work at conferences, competitions, and other events – but you need to make a good impression fast. This workshop will feature design techniques to clearly convey objectives, methods, and findings to a diverse audience. This workshop will be from 2 – 3:30 pm November 15 in RM 217 Ablah Library. For more info, contact Meghann Kuhlmann at (316) 978-5075.
Interested in joining an organization of the Multicultural Greek Council? Check out each organization’s week!: