Wichita State Digital Signage Podcast: September 17 – September 23, 2018

Wichita State Digital Signage Podcast: September 17 – September 23, 2018
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Here are your Wichita State University digital signage announcements for Monday, September 17th through Sunday, September 23rd, 2018:

Join University Libraries for a book talk with Dr. Rannfrid Thelle at 4 pm on Monday, October 1 in the lower level of Ablah Library. For more information, call (316) 978-5210.
We are thrilled to announce that the Ulrich Museum of Art mobile app is now available in the App Store and Google Play Store. This free digital resource is the easiest way to see what’s happening at the Ulrich anytime, wherever you are.
Student Activities Council presents: Identity Exploration: An Interactive Discussion.This program encourages students to explore, develop, and understand their personal identities.This event will include activities, discussion and free food. Spacing is limited, please reserve your spot at wichita.edu/sac
Get tested and know your status. Student Health Services and Positive Directions of Kansas bring you Free HIV Testing, 1-4 pm October 2nd in 209 Ahlberg hall.
B.A. Shapiro: The Collector’s Apprentice. Reading and Book Signing with New York Times bestselling author B.A. Shapiro on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. 5:30 P.M. Reception, 6 P.M. Program. Presented in partnership with Watermark Books & Café.
Empty Bowls Chili Cook-off on Saturday, Oct 13 from 11am – 1pm in Henrion Hall. Join the fight against hunger in our community! In exchange for your $20 donation, you choose a bowl to keep as a reminder of all the empty bowls in the world. Empty Bowls Chili Cook-off is in collaboration with the WSU Ceramics Guild, Ceramics Media, and the School of Art, Design and Creative Industries.
Join University Libraries for a book talk with Dr. Rannfrid Thelle at 4 pm on Monday, October 1 in the lower level of Ablah Library. For more information, call (316) 978-5210.

Join SAC as we laugh and learn how we can overcome our disabilities while having a smile on our face!

Stop by the Rhatigan Student Center every Wednesday for the live music series, RSC Unplugged. RSC Unplugged for Wednesday, September 19 features Ellie Green from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the RSC’s Starbucks Lounge. Grab a cup of coffee and relax with some great music!
Get tested and know your status with Pee for Pizza, 1-4 p.m. September 18 in Ahlberg 209. Grab a slice and stop by for free testing!
Our annual event, Game of Life will be held on 25th of September 2018 from 10.30am – 1pm at Hubbard Hall, South Lobby. It’s being adapted from the Reality U program that is put on by Communities in Schools and also the board game “The Game of Life”. The event will be as if the student’s life is 10 years in the future and they will make decisions on what their circumstances will be. They will choose their career and be given the average salary and that’s the “money” they have to spend.
Academic Convocation is September 20th at 9:30 AM. Book signing and breakfast are in the Ulrich Museum from 8:00-9:15 AM before the event. Get ready to kick off the academic year with Convocation.
Whether you are seeking to get involved in student organizations or discover what events are happening around campus, ShockerSync is your path to connecting with student life. The ShockerSync site is accessible to anyone to see what is happening in Shocker Nation!
On Monday, September 17th, from 4 – 6:30 P.M., join us in helping the youth in our community by providing homework assistance in a variety of subjects at the Boys & Girls Club! No experience is required. Pre-registration is required at wichita.edu/csbvolunteer.
McNair Scholars Program is looking for a Writing Tutor/Student Assistant. Apply through WSU’s Handshake or come by the office located in Grace Wilkie Annex Rm 173.
In October, the Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes will be adding Fresh Mex to its menu. Soon, you will be able to enjoy traditional Mexican cuisine including freshly made tacos, burritos, sanchos and more! Our existing menu will remain intact as well with all of your sports grill style favorites. Fresh Mex will be in addition to our regular menu and be made available Monday – Friday.
Stop by the Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes in September to try their Burger of the Month, the Barnyard Burger! Our hamburger patty is topped with a chicken patty, 2 strips of bacon and American cheese. Try it while it’s here!
Members of the EAT.DRINK.PLAY. Rewards program in the Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes can enjoy Monday madness each Monday in September. Enjoy $1 bowling games from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Offer valid exclusively for rewards program members. Shoe rental is extra and availability may vary due to group reservations and special events. Other restrictions may apply. Not a member? Simply visit our sports grill or bowling customer service counter and sign up for your free membership today!
In the “Where Can I Find Primary Sources?” workshop, discover library databases and open websites for various types of primary sources, including diaries, company records, photographs, and maps in this very helpful workshop. This workshop will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. September 28 in RM 217, Ablah Library.
In the “How Do I Write Papers In APA Style?” workshop, identify strategies to avoid plagiarism, and learn and practice using the American Psychological Association (APA) 6th edition style to write and format research papers and citation lists. This workshop will be held from 4 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. September 26 in RM 217, Ablah Library.
In the “How Do I Go Beyond ‘Basic Search?'” workshop, go beyond the basic search box with advanced search techniques like proximity searching, setting filters and limits, and using wildcards. This workshop will be from 4:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. September 19 in RM 217 Ablah Library.
Gender Diversity Training will cover de-mystifying the transitioning process, challenges posed here at WSU, myths, misconceptions and language. The goal is to clarify the understanding of issues related to gender minority/transgender people. 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25 in Rhatigan Student Center 266. For more information and to register, go to wichita.edu/transgender.
An overview of freely available graphic design software programs and their application to small businesses including promotional flyers, brochures and mailers, business cards, professional presentations, and social media posts. Basic design principles and branding considerations will also be discussed. This workshop will be from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. October 2, in Room 217, Ablah Library. For more info call Meghann Kuhlmann at (316) 978-5075.
In the “Trademark Basics: Protect Your Business Name” workshop, discover the difference between a trademark, service mark, and registered mark. Then, learn how to search for existing marks and logos and walk through the online trademark application process. this workshop will be from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. September 25 in RM 217 Ablah Library. For more information, contact Sara Butts at (316) 978-5017.
In the “Planning for Success: Finding Facts to Support Your Business Plan” workshop, successful business plans require reliable data – learn what information you need and where to find it. Learn resources and strategies for market research – discover industry trends, identify competitors at home and abroad, determine your target market and find where your best customers are located. This workshop will be from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. September 18 in RM 217 Ablah Library. For more info call Meghann Kuhlmann at (316) 978-5075.
Learn how to present information with charts, tables, smart art, and infographics to engage your audience. Discover new ways to spice up your PowerPoint presentation with fun designs, sounds, transitions, and animations. This is a hands-on workshop will be from 2 – 3:30 pm October 4 in RM 217 Ablah Library. For more information contact Sara Butts at (316) 978-5017.
Intro to SurveyMonkey workshop will be from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. September 27 in RM 217 Ablah Library. Learn how to create surveys, get responses, analyze results, and display results graphically using the web based tool SurveyMonkey. During this hands-on workshop each participant will practice creating a simple survey. For more info contact Kathy Delker at (316) 978-6331.
The “Website Creation and Management Using WordPress” workshop will be from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. September 20 in RM 217 Ablah Library. Quickly explore how a website is hosted, designed, and maintained within the WordPress environment. Bring any questions you may have about website creation and get them answered while working on hands-on design. No web design experience required. For more information call Sam Willis at (316) 978-5104.
Mark your calendars for the Shocker Store’s first one-day-only sale of the school year! On Tuesday, September 18, the Shocker Store will have two t-shirts available for $7.00 each, while supplies last. Store opens at 8:00 a.m. and they will sell out, so hurry in that day! Limit 3 per customer. Sale is in store only. Offer not valid with other discounts or promotions and all sales are final.
From Wichita State Navigators: “Join the Wichita State Navigators for Nav Night every Thursday at 7:30pm in either RSC 233 or Hubbard 209. We exist to know Christ, make Him known, and help others do the same!”
Interested in joining an organization of the Multicultural Greek Council? Check out each organization’s week!:
  • Kappa Delta Chi Sorority Week: September 16-22
  • Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Week: November 11-17
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Week: November 4-10