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Graduating soon? Don’t forget to order your cap and gown article thumbnailGraduating soon? Don’t forget to order your cap and gown. Many students are preparing to graduate in December and will be participating in the Fall Career Fair in the Brown Ballroom of the Bone Student Center on October 13 as they continue to job search. [Read the rest]
Dean of Students Office Student Spotlight: Emma Shores article thumbnailDean of Students Office Student Spotlight: Emma Shores. The October student spotlight is Emma Shores, a junior Public Relations and Political Science major from Manteno, Illinois.  [Read the rest]
University Program Board provides fun for Homecoming week article thumbnailUniversity Program Board provides fun for Homecoming week. The University Program Board is excited to offer the following events during Homecoming, October 3-9, 2016. [Read the rest]
Diversity Advocacy offers Lunch n’ Learns on various social issues article thumbnailDiversity Advocacy offers Lunch n’ Learns on various social issues. Lunch and Learns provide an open environment to the whole campus to learn about a certain topic, share their truths, create dialogue, and receive a free meal. [Read the rest]
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Calendar

Grad Forum
Location: STV 401
Start Time: 10/7/2016 3:00 PM
End Time: 10/7/2016 4:00 PM
Description: Distinguished Alumni give hope to grad students.
Society of English Graduate Scholars' Bake Sale
Location: Bloomington Farmer's Market
Start Time: 10/8/2016 7:00 AM
End Time: 10/8/2016 12:00 PM
Description: The Society of English Graduate Scholars' bake sale will be at the Bloomington Farmer's Market on Oct. 8 from 7 a.m. to noon. Proceeds go towards funding the Central Illinois Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference.
Department Meeting
Location: STV 401
Start Time: 10/19/2016 12:00 PM
End Time: 10/19/2016 1:00 PM
Description: Please mark your calendars for a Department meeting on Wednesday, October 12, 12:00 PM in STV 401. The agenda is as follows: 1. Discussion and vote: The DFSC makes a motion to reopen the three-year hiring plan process on the basis of extraordinary circumstances arising from an unexpected resignation (this motion requires a two-thirds majority—66%—vote of the entire tenure-line faculty to pass). 2. Discussion and vote: If the motion above passes, the DFSC will make a motion to insert a new position into the original ranked list, which may also entail a re-ranking of positions on this original list (this motion will require a two-thirds majority—66%—vote of the entire tenure-line faculty to pass).
English Study Abroad Informational Meeting
Location: STV 211
Start Time: 10/19/2016 4:00 PM
End Time: 10/19/2016 5:00 PM
Description: Dr. Tara Lyons hosts an informational meeting on the upcoming study abroad offering.
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