Wichita State University Digital Signage Podcast
Wichita State Digital Signage Podcast
Wichita State Digital Signage Podcast: October 16 - October 22, 2017

Here are your Wichita State University digital signage announcements for Monday, October 16th through Sunday, October 22nd , 2017:

Organization: Community Service Board
Subject: Food Bank Fridays
Script: Make a difference for a child in need and come help volunteer at the Kansas Food Bank on Friday, October 27 from 2 to 4 pm. Sign up online at wichita.edu/CSBvolunteer

Organization: Community Service Board
Subject: Senior Saturdays
Script: Join us in hanging out, playing games and sharing conversation with senior citizens in your community at Larksfield Place on Saturday, October 21 from 9 to 11 am. To volunteer for this event, please register at wichita.edu/SeniorSaturdays.

Organization: Community Service Board
Subject: Wednesdays At The Diner
Script: Join us in serving a meal at the Lord’s Diner on Wednesday, October 25 from 5 to 8 pm.Transportation will be provided upon request. To volunteer for this event, please register at wichita.edu/WednesdaysDiner.

Organization: Community Service Board
Subject: Gingerbread Village
Script: Come help this annual Wichita tradition be a success with Community Service Board at Exploration Place on Saturday, November 11 from 10 am to 6 pm! Volunteers are needed for help with the interactive holiday gingerbread house creation. To volunteer for this event, please register at www.wichita.edu/CSBvolunteer.

Organization: Community Service Board
Subject: Hunger Games
Script: As part of Shocktoberfest 2017, groups will collect food and hygiene pantry items to build the most bountiful and creative display of the food they’ve collected on Tuesday, October 24 at the Rhatigan Student Center. At the end of the day, Community Service Board will donate all the items to a local pantry. Create a team today to start collecting! Team pre-registration is required at wichita.edu/CSBvolunteer, or through the Shockertoberfest registration packet.

Organization: University Libraries
Subject: Und. Grad. Workshops Oct. 20
Start Date: 10/09/2017
End Date: 10/20/2017
Script: Learn and practice using the American Psychological Association (APA) 6th edition style at the University Libraries free workshop Friday, October 20, from noon to 1:15 pm in Ablah Library, room 217. For more information, contact Angie Paul at 978-5084.

Organization: University Libraries
Subject: Und. Grad. Workshops Oct. 27
Script: Learn and practice using the Modern Language Association (MLA) 8th edition style at the University Libraries free workshop Friday, October 27, from noon to 1:15 pm in Ablah Library, room 217. For more information, contact Angie Paul at 978-5084.

Organization: University Libraries
Subject: Dig. Lit. Workshop Oct. 24
Script: Learn about open access and scholarly communication in the University Libraries free workshop on Tuesday, October 24, from 2 to 3:30 pm in Ablah Library, room 217. For more information, contact Kathy Delker at 978-6331.

Organization: University Libraries
Subject: Ent. Research Series Oct. 24
Script: Are you interested in learning how to protect your business name or logo? Sign up for University Libraries free workshop “Trademark Basics: How to Protect Your Business Name” on Tuesday, October 24, from 5:30 to 7 pm in Ablah Library, room 217. For more information, contact Sara Butts at 978-5017.

Organization: Graduate School
Subject: Graduate School Professional Development event: Mastering Literature Reviews
Script: The Graduate School is co-sponsoring with Ablah Library a Professional Development event: “Mastering Literature Reviews”. Review all of the steps from conducting comprehensive research and synthesizing perspectives to presenting your findings. Date: October 26, from 5:00-6:30pm. Location: RSC 266 Pike Room.

Subject: Transition Mentor
Script: Transition Mentor applications are available on October 1st online at wichita.edu/TM. Apply to become a transition mentor and become a campus leader, get paid, have fun and more!

Organization: Career Development Center
Subject: Job Search Skills
Script: Job Search Skills with Jennifer Brantley, PhD 12 – 1:30 pm Nov. 15, 2017 RSC 233 (Santa Fe Room) Learn how to translate common skills learned in graduate school to skills employers are seeking. Lunch will be provide to those who RSVP before Nov. 8. RSVP at wichita.edu/JJS

Organization: Ulrich Museum of Art
Subject: Rodney McMillian
Script: Tuesday, October 17 Ulrich Museum of Art hosts Artist Talk featuring Rodney McMillian

Organization: Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Subject: Walk-In Resume Review
Script: Create or update your existing resume and learn how to grab a reader’s attention so they will want to interview you from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, October 20 in Rhatigan Student Center 208.
Extra Notes: Cosponsored with career development.

Organization: Student Health Services
Subject: P-E-E for Pizza
Script: Free STI testing from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, October 25 in Ahlberg Hall 209. Get tested for gonorrhea and chlamydia STI’s by submitting a urine specimen and you will get FREE PIZZA! Syphilis testing will also be available upon request.
Extra Notes: Cosponsored with Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Kansas Pathology Consultants P.A. and Hologic.

Organization: Rhatigan Student Center
Subject: Pink Merchandise- Bookstore
Script: The University Bookstore is selling new pink merchandise in October during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. For each item sold, $1.00 will be donated to Victory in the Valley, who provides support to cancer patients, survivors and their families in the area. There will be two t-shirt options and a quarter zip sweatshirt, in store only.

Organization: Rhatigan Student Center
Subject: Bookstore Spooktacular
Script: Mark your calendars for the University Bookstore’s Spooktacular Patio Sale from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Wednesday, October 25 and Thursday, October 26 on the RSC North Patio. Plan to grab some spooky good deals on Shocker gear!

Organization: Rhatigan Student Center
Subject: SSGL October Rewards
Script: Members of the Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes EAT.DRINK.PLAY Rewards Program can enjoy a special weekly session of cosmic bowling exclusively for rewards program members. Members pay just $5 per person for 2 hours. The members-only cosmic bowling is from 6-8 p.m. every Saturday in October.

Organization: Honors College
Subject: Undergrad Research Grants
Script: Undergraduate student research funds are available for students pursuing research or creative projects. Sophomores, juniors or seniors with two or more semesters remaining at WSU, are a full time student and have a faculty research mentor are eligible to apply before the deadline of March 15th, 2018

Organization: Student Health Services
Subject: Free Flu Vaccinations
Script: Protect yourself and everyone else. Get your free flu vaccine through Student Health Services at the Student Health Clinic, no appointment necessary, and visit wichita.edu/shs or call 316-978-3620 for our flu clinics this fall.
Extra Notes: Free Flu Shots are available until we run out, so if possible we would like this to run through the end of the Fall semester.

Organization: WSU T3
Subject: T3 digital signage
Script: T3 is a technology-driven innovation unit at WSU. We are committed to excellence, focused on innovative business solutions and driven to stay ahead in the fast moving world of technology.

Organization: OneStop Student Services
Subject: Guide App for Students
Script: Introducing Guide – Wichita State’s new mobile application to help students stay in the game and on track throughout their time as a Shocker. Guide provides one easy timeline to remind students about deadlines, give tips to create good habits, and more. Whether graduation feels far off or just around the corner, Guide is here to help Shockers play like a champion, square off against deadlines, and cheer them on along the way!

Organization: Student Involvement
Subject: Alternative Spring Break Meetings
Script: Alternative Spring Break 2018 informational meetings and applications are now available. Meetings will be held on October 19, 20 and 30 at 5:30pm in the RSC. Applications are available at www.wichita.edu/altbreak and are due November 17, 2017 to Student Involvement (RSC 216).

Organization: Student Involvement
Subject: Wu’s Birthday Bash
Script: Happy Birthday to WU! Kick off Shocktoberfest by celebrating Wu’s Birthday, Monday, October 23rd in the RSC East Courtyard. There will be games and activities, music, a photo booth and … CAKE! It’s not everyday the schools mascot throws a party, and this is one you wont want to miss! For more information, wichita.edu/involvement

Organization: Student Activities Council: Talks and Topics
Subject: A Shot of Reality
Script: A Shot of Reality is a program that combines interactive comedy, audience role playing, facts, and education to give the audience “A Shot of Reality” about the dangers of alcohol. This show tackles the topics of alcoholism, binge drinking, assault, heath risks, drunk driving and more. A Shot of Reality will be in the CAC Theater on Thursday, October 19 at 6:30 p.m. It is free for students with Shocker ID, $3 for staff, and $5 for general public. For more information visit wichita.edu/sac.

Organization: Mind Matters
Subject: General Meeting
Script: Do you know the importance of mental health? Join Mind Matters on Thursdays at 2p.m. in the RSC basement room 7. Meetings are bi-weekly. For more information follow Mind Matters on Facebook or Twitter or contact mindmatterswsu@gmail.com

Organization: Career Development Center
Subject: Careers for the Creative
Script: This brand new event offers students and alumni the opportunity to meet employers with either creative roles or offering internships and jobs in creative fields such as art, design, entertainment, media, advertising, creative writing and more! Don’t miss out on an opportunity to follow your passion on Thursday, October 19 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., RSC 2nd Floor. Come and have a conversation! More information at wichita.edu/CFC.

Organization: Rhatigan Student Center
Subject: SSGL Fall Break Specials
Script: Celebrate Fall Break on campus in the Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes! Saturday, October 14 through Tuesday, October 17, enjoy $1 bowling games with free shoes and $3 pool table rentals (per hour). Plus, cosmic bowling starting at 5 p.m. each day. For hours of operation, please visit www.wichita.edu/rschours.

Organization: Rhatigan Student Center
Subject: SSGL October Burger
Script: Stop by the Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes to try their October Burger of the Month- the Zombie Burger! It’s a grilled meatloaf burger, bacon, red sauce and all the toppings. Stop by today!

Organization: WSU Ventures
Subject: 2017 WSU Ventures Innovation Awards
Script: You are invited to attend the WSU Ventures Innovation Awards. Honoring individuals, organization and programs that have adopted and advanced the innovation university concept. Tuesday, October 24 at 3:00 p.m. – Rhatigan Student Center, Beggs Ballroom

Organization: Student Involvement
Subject: Dine with the Deans
Script: Come celebrate your academics this Shocktoberfest with your college’s Dean and free food at Dine with the Deans! October 26 from 9:30-11 a.m. on the second floor of the RSC. This is a great event to meet and visit with the Dean of your college, grab breakfast and even be entered into a raffle! Join Student Involvement this Shocktoberfest at Dine with the Deans.

Organization: Graduate School
Subject: Capitol Graduate Research Summit (CGRS)
Script: The Graduate School announces a November 10 submission deadline for Capitol Graduate Research Summit (CGRS) abstracts. Students who have research that is relevant to the state of KS have an opportunity to present a poster on their “hot topic” at the Capitol in Topeka on February 20, 2018. Cash prizes are awarded! For more information go to: Wichita.edu/cgrs See the full list of Professional Development & Community Events on the Graduate School webpage: wichita.edu/pds.

Organization: Student Activities Council
Subject: Little Shock of Horrors
Script: Go Trick-or-Treating with Student Activities Council and come prepared to be SHOCKED! Grab a map in the RSC 1st floor from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Tuesday, October 31st and begin your journey about various Wichita State University locations from 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. to claim unique prizes. For more information about SAC-sponsored events, go to www.wichita.edu/SAC or contact us at sac@wichita.edu.

Organization: First-Year Programs
Subject: Coffee & Conversation
Script: WSU Reads presents Coffee & Conversation on Wednesday, October 25th from 11am-1pm. Students are invited to stop by and enjoy a cup of coffee to learn more about the WSU Reads program. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss how to be a responsible consumer of media and the idea of an”influencing machine”. No need to have read the book; swing by to pick up a free copy of this year’s book The Influencing Machine by Brooke Gladstone.

Organization: School of Performing Arts/Musical Theatre
Subject: Little Shop of Horrors CIC
Script: School of Performing Arts Musical Theatre program presents Little Shop of Horrors Oct. 26-28 at 7:30 pm and Oct. 29 at 2 pm in Wilner Auditorium. Tickets are $20, $18, and $10; WSU students receive 1 free ticket with a WSU student ID. Contact the College of Fine arts box office at 978-3233 for tickets.

Organization: Black Student Union
Subject: Speaker
Script: Luc Bensimon will speak about his work with BTMI (Black Transgender Men International) as well as his own story as a black trans man in Kansas. He will use his voice to empower and embrace those who feel different.

Organization: Center for Entrepreneurship
Subject: Business Booster Series
Script: OCTOBER 27 Intro to Financial Statement Analysis Presenter: Dr. Atul Rai, Associate Professor WSU Receive an introduction to financial statement analysis and key ratios. Financial ratios and their relevance for business and financial decisions will be discussed using a real life company.

Organization: Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Subject: Ad Astra Conference for First-Generation College Students
Script: SAVE THE DATE FOR THE 2017 AD ASTRA CONFERENCE! The Ad Astra Conference brings first-generation students from universities across Kansas together for a common experience with a desired outcome of greater persistence to graduation and a better prepared Kansas workforce.
Extra Notes: This conference is a two-day event where first-generation college students across the state meet each other, share common challenges and opportunities and get information about how to better understand the college experience and society. This conference is scheduled to be held again at Wichita State University from Friday, November 3 to Saturday, November 4. More details and registration will be released at a later date. For a review of last year’s conference, go to wichita.edu/adastra.