Tomorrow: DSU’s Response to the Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report on Clergy Sexual Abuse

DeSales University in Dialogue

DSU’s Response to the Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report on Clergy Sexual Abuse

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 • 7:00 p.m.
Commonwealth Room, University Center

Fr. James Greenfield, OSFS ’84, President
Moderator

Fr. Greenfield will host a dialogue for the DeSales Community to address concerns and questions about the recently-released Grand Jury Report detailing clergy sexual abuse of minors.

Open to students, faculty, and staff.
A DeSales University ID is required to attend.

Resource:
To read the report, visit: attorneygeneral.gov and click on Diocese Victims Report to download the Grand Jury Report.

Important Academic Deadlines

Thursday, August 30 is the last day for dropping/adding courses (day & ACCESS).

Thursday, August 30 is the Internship registration deadline.

Questions? Judith.Schwartz@desales.edu

Dining Daily: Ice Cream Sundae Bar, Jambalaya Bar, & More

Menu for Monday, August 27 

Lunch: 

  • Salad: Turkey Club Salad
  • Bistro: Italian Sausage Sandwich, Shrimp Etouffee, Vegetable Creole Jambalaya, Sweet Potato Fries, Rice, Vegetables
  • Deli: Sante Fe Club Sliders
  • Grill: Southwest Patty Melt

Gambet Lunch Special:

  • Grilled Italian Chicken & Provolone BLT Sandwich with Garlic Aioli

Dinner: 

  • Sauté: Jambalaya Bar
  • Bistro: Sautéed Chicken with Creamy Chive Sauce, Creamy Cilantro Catfish, Spinach Strudel, Tofu Curry, Potato Wedges, Rice, Vegetables

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Students: Don’t Miss CareerFEST, 8/29

Get this year’s FREE CDC T-SHIRT at CareerFEST August 29 between 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. under the BIG TENT on the Dooling Lawn.

Kick off your year right with the Career Development Center! Meet our staff, play games, win prizes, and connect with local employers. You won’t want to miss the wings, Chick-fil-a and Philly Pretzels, or getting a pic with your friends in our photo booth! While you are here, take a moment to learn about the resources the CDC has to offer.

Food – Games – Fun!

Questions? Melanie.Vallone@desales.edu

Peer Tutoring Availability

Welcome Back, Bulldogs!

The Academic Resource Center is currently in the process of coordinating peer tutoring services for the fall semester. Peer tutoring will be available soon and can be utilized by making appointments on TutorTrac. Most of our tutors will be available for appointments by September 12, so please be patient and continue checking for availability on TutorTrac over the next three weeks.

To request a tutor for a specific course or subject not found on TutorTrac after September 12, please visit the Academic Resource Center (23 Dooling Hall) or email tutoring@desales.edu.

Questions? tutoring@desales.edu

Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Concludes Ambitious 27th Season

After 144 performances of seven different productions presented over 55 days, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival concluded the 27th season with its rotating repertory of Shakespeare in Love and King Richard II, and its “Extreme Shakespeare” production of All’s Well That Ends Well.

The season closed Sunday, August 5, at the Labuda Center for the Performing Arts on the Center Valley campus of DeSales University.

The Festival’s performances of seven productions over ten weeks were accomplished by a seasonal company of 225 artists and artisans coming to the Lehigh Valley from 20 states, including accomplished Broadway, feature film, and television stars with award-winning directors and designers. [Read more…]

Tomorrow: Community Service & Social Justice Ice Cream Social

Join the Center for Service & Social Justice and the leaders of our service organizations to showcase the opportunities available to students this year. The event is Tuesday, August 28 at 8 p.m. in the McShea Commons.

You’ll hear about: Best Buddies, Special Olympics, Alpha Phi Omega, Girls on the Run, tutoring and mentoring programs, Rise Against Hunger, Catholic Relief Services Global Ambassadors, Colleges Against Cancer, national and global service trips, and much more!

Questions? jaime.gerhart@desales.edu