Heritage Week: Tonight – Town Hall discussion on Media and Communications

The Salesian Center for Faith & Culture will end its  6th Annual Heritage Week celebration TONIGHT, Thursday, January 27, with a Town Hall discussion on Media and Communications titled “From Labuda to Emmy…an alumna’s journey into daytime drama,” at 7:30 p.m. in the White Pavilion in the DeSales University Center. This event celebrates his work as the patron of journalists with daytime Emmy nominated actress Marnie Schulenburg, who played ‘Alison Stewart’ on As the World Turns and DeSales alumna.  Contact us at 610-282-1100 x 1244 or visit us at www.desales.edu/salesian for more information. This event is FREE and OPEN to the public.

Reminder: Billera, DUC lots will be full 1/27

DeSales University is host to two large events which will seriously limit the availability of parking at Billera Hall and the University Center on Thursday, January 27, 2011.  The events are scheduled from 5:00 pm until 10:00 pm.

  • Eight hundred attendees are expected for the Philadelphia Phillies Winter Banquet in Billera Hall. The Billera Fitness Center will close at 4:00 pm on Thursday.
  • At least one hundred attendees are expected for the Heritage Week Lecture by Marnie Schulenburg in the Commonwealth Room of the DeSales University Center.  The University Center parking lot will have a number of reserved parking spaces for the Heritage Week lecture.

All other available spaces in the University Center parking lot will be used for Billera Hall overflow.  Resident students should not park in the University Center parking lot on Thursday, January 27, 2011.

University faculty, staff, and students should consider parking in other lots during the evening of Thursday, January 27, 2011.

Campus clubs, get your photos in the yearbook

The Yearbook needs your help. We are in great need of club photos. Every year an entire section is designated to highlight the many campus clubs. Get your club recognized in L’Histoire! Share your accomplishments so that others can see the great things your club is doing. To make a photo submission, please contact Lois Weber at ext. 1261, or email your pictures to lois.weber@desales.edu. Please keep in mind that we need high resolution photos so that they can be re-sized appropriately. Thank you!

Need a career makeover? Tuesdays with ACCESS this Feb.

Join us every Tuesday night in February for Tuesdays with ACCESS, a series of free complimentary sessions. Each series and session will cover a different topic. Sessions begin at 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. All sessions are presented by an adjunct instructor or career professional. The location for each of these sessions is the Trexler Conference Room in the DeSales University Center. [Read more…]

Heritage Week: Tonight – the annual R. Wayne Kraft Memorial Lecture

TONIGHT, Wednesday, January 26, the Salesian Center for Faith & Culture presents the annual R. Wayne Kraft Memorial Lecture, as part of our Heritage Week celebration, with special guest Rev. Dr. Ian Ker, Senior Research Fellow in Theology at Oxford University (U.K.). The lecture will take place at 6:00 p.m. in the Gerald White Pavilion – DeSales University Center. The topic of this lecture will be “Newman’s Idea of a University – Some Misunderstanding”. Contact us at 610-282-1100 x 1244 or visit us at www.desales.edu/salesian for more information. This event is FREE and OPEN to the public.