New Contact for Corporate & Foundation Relations

Kathy Diamandopoulos has taken the position of Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations.  She was previously the Director of Major Gifts and replaces Judy Barberich who retired at the end of August.

Corporate & Foundation Relations is part of the Office of Institutional Advancement at DSU.  Our primary focus is writing the University’s institutional grants for capital projects, endowment, scholarships, and programs.  We also work with faculty and staff on individual and department proposals providing grant research assistance, proposal development, grant submission, and post award reporting.

Kathy can be reached at ext. 1308 or email to: kd02@desales.edu.

Journey to Wellness Fair – Today, 9/24

The Wellness Center will be holding their annual Journey to Wellness Fair today, Tuesday, September 24, from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. in the University Center.  Highlights of the day’s events will include FREE MASSAGES, health information, prizes, give-aways, and much more!

Please join us for a day of wellness!

For more information, contact the Health Center at ext. 1776

Compardo Fitness Center Tutorial

All interested members of the campus community are invited to attend a safety tutorial of the Compardo Fitness Center on either October 1 or October 2 from 12:00-12:45 p.m. The tutorial will include basic fitness safety procedures, an overview of equipment offered, and safety instructions for use of equipment in the Fitness Center.

Please contact Heather Kemp, x1605 or heather.kemp@desales.edu, for more information.

Faculty, Join DEIT for Biscotti BITES, 9/27

DEIT biscotti bitesDear faculty,

Do you have ideas to share or questions to ask about Blackboard Learn? We invite you to join DEIT for Biscotti BITES (Blackboard Instructional Technology Exchange Session)!

Stop by Dooling 40-2 with your full coffee or tea mug and interact with colleagues and DEIT staff in DEIT’s new location!

·       When: Friday September 27, 2013 from 9 – 11 AM (walk-in or register at desales.edu/workshops)

·       Where: Dooling 40-2

·       What: DEIT open house and Blackboard idea exchange

·       What to bring: Coffee or tea, biscotti treats will be provided (laptop optional)

For more information about the event, please visit the DEIT blog http://blogs.desales.edu/deit/2013/09/04/join-us-for-biscotti-bites/ or email deit@desales.edu.

We look forward to seeing you!

Mathematica Seminar Today, 9/23

Mathematica will offer a free seminar in the Commonwealth Room at the University Center from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. on Monday September 23.

The seminar will cover Mathematica’s use for a wide variety of disciplines. Attendees will not only see new features in Mathematica 9, but will also receive examples of this functionality to begin using immediately. No Mathematica experience is required, and students are encouraged to attend.

To find out more, please contact Andy Dorsett at adorsett@wolfram.com.

Gambet Café Lunch Menu

Gambet Café Hot Lunch Menu for week of 9/23/13 – 9/26/13, served 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

  • Monday – Meatball Parmesan Sub – meatballs in marinara sauce topped with shredded parmesan cheese and a side of potato chips
  • Tuesday – Hot Dog Bar – with your choice of toppings: chili sauce, sauerkraut, onions, cheese sauce and relish
  • Wednesday – Chicken Parmesan Sandwich – chicken breast topped with marinara sauce and parmesan cheese on a Kaiser roll with a side of chips
  • Thursday – Pulled Pork Sandwich – pulled pork made in our smoker on campus served on an onion roll with a side of cole slaw.

Stop by and enjoy lunch in our beautiful facility!

Questions? Sharon.Venanzi@desales.edu