Dining Daily: Homecoming Tailgate Party Tonight!

Menu for Thursday, September 27th


  • Salad: Baby Spinach & Arugula Spring Salad
  • Bistro: Chicken Pot Pie, Pesto Tortellini, Cod Fish Sandwich, Vegetable Chow Fun, Cajun Roasted Potatoes, Rice, Vegetables
  • Deli: Southwestern Turkey Club
  • Grill: Meat Ball Parmesan Bar

Gambet Lunch Special

  • Grilled Chicken and Penne Ala Vodka Bake

Dinner: Homecoming Tailgate Party

  • Sauté: Wicked Wings
  • Bistro: Texas Chili in a Bread Bowl, Cowboy Pork Nacho Platter, Bacon Scallion Mac & Cheese, Green Beans, Cinnamon Baked Apples
  • Grill: Philly Steak Special, Kitchen Sink Hot Dogs
  • Pizza: 28 inch Game Day Pies

Upcoming Events:

  • October 2nd- Oktoberfest Theme Night
  • October 10th-Treat Yo Self Comfort Foods Night

Questions? Abigail.Heydlauf@desales.edu

FREE movie series “Reel to Real” starting in October *Character U Point*

The Salesian Center for Faith & Culture sponsors special movie events to generate discussions on a particular topic of interest. Each film will be shown in the GAMBET CENTER AUDITORIUM at 7:00 p.m. (unless otherwise noted) The first ‘Reel to REAL’ movie, Loving, will be shown on Thursday, Oct. 11 @ 7 pm. FREE and open to the public and free popcorn! No tickets are required. *Character U points available.*

Loving is a 2016 British-American historical drama film which tells the story of Richard and Mildred Loving, the plaintiffs in the 1967 U.S. Supreme Court decision Loving v. Virginia, which invalidated state laws prohibiting interracial marriage. Watch the trailer here.

Learn more about the Reel to REEL movie series

Questions? Lore.mcfadden@desales.edu

Register Now: 2018-19 LVAIC Retirement Series

If you are 55 years old or older and have found yourself considering a transition to retirement in the near or distant future, then you will not want to miss this exciting opportunity!

The Lehigh Valley Association of Independent Colleges (LVAIC) will be conducting a four part retirement series again during this academic year. Sessions will be held in the evenings and will include dinner and a guest presentation. The dates for this year’s sessions are October 22, 2018, December 3, 2018, February 25, 2019 and April 15, 2019. This event has been very successful and informative in the past, so we encourage you to attend!

October 22 Session

Topic: Protecting Yourself from Scams and Identity Theft
Presenter: David P. Shallcross, Director of Senior Protection Unit, PA Attorney General Office of Public Engagement
Location: Cedar Crest College
Time: 6-6:30pm for dinner & registration; 6:30-8pm for presentation
Register now

See flyer for additional information.

Questions? Amy.Bower@desales.edu

Tomorrow: Get Your Flu Shot at DeSales

Flu shots will be available at DSU again this year.

Rite Aid of Hellertown will conduct Flu Shot Clinics on Friday, September 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the DUC; Friday, October 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in Gambet Center Room #149 (conference room on the first floor); and again during the Student Journey to Wellness Fair on Thursday, October 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the DUC.

Those enrolled in Highmark Blue Shield through DeSales University will receive the shot at no charge, however, you must bring your insurance card along with you to receive the shot. Anyone not enrolled in the University sponsored health plan can still receive the shot by providing their insurance card, and Rite Aid will submit directly for payment. Those individuals may or may not incur costs. We have negotiated a special cash price of $32.00 for the Quad flu shots. [Read more…]

Today: Fall Open House

Please join the counselors and nurses for our Fall Open House in the Wellness Center on Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. There will be fall-themed snacks, candy, and giveaways. The first 50 students will also receive a free t-shirt! The Wellness Center is located in the Dorothy Day Student Center. Fall in love with taking care of yourself, mind, body, & spirit.

Questions? Aubrey.Herrera@desales.edu