Dining Daily: Don’t Forget to Pick Up Your Bake Sale Orders!

Be sure to pick up your Easter Bake Sale orders before you head home this week!

Menu for Wednesday, April 16:


  • Salad: Smoothie
  • Bistro: Buttered Egg Noodles, Chicken Parmesan, Korean Stir-Fried Vegetables & Tofu, Spinach Parmesan Crusted Tilapia, Steamed Basmati Rice, Steamed Broccoli w/ Carrots & Red Peppers, Seasoned Vegetable Confetti
  • Deli: Smoked Turkey and Fresh Mozzarella Sandwich
  • Grill: Buffalo Chicken & Mac Sandwich

Gambet Lunch Special

  • Chicken Parmesan
  • Buttered Egg Noodles


  • Sauté: Cheese Ravioli Toss
  • Bistro: Carved Smoked Pit Ham, Cilantro Lime Brown Rice, Jamaican Jerk Chicken, Ratatouille, Sautéed Green Beans, Oven Baked Sweet Potato, Tilapia Milanese

*all menus subject to change

Coming Up:

  • Easter Break – April 19-22
  • Earth Day Menu – April 23
  • Finals Week – May 6-11

Next Week: Natural Science Seminar Series “Sea How You Are Like an Anemone”

Natural Science Department Seminar Series: “Sea how you are like an anemone: Development and regeneration of the Nematostella nervous system.”  Friday April 26 @ 3PM in Hurd Auditorium.

Dr. Michael Layden, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biology at Lehigh University, will be the guest speaker at the Natural Science Department Seminar Series on Friday, April 26 @ 3PM in the Hurd Science Center Auditorium.  The title of his talk is “Sea how you are like an anemone: Development and regeneration of the Nematostella nervous system.” 

All are welcome to attend.

Questions? Natural.Science@desales.edu

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Trexler Library

Come celebrate National Poetry Month at the library! Trexler Library has two ways for you to get involved: an interactive display in our lobby and a poetry reading on Wednesday, April 24.

The theme for our display this year is haiku, a traditional form of Japanese poetry consisting of 3 lines. The first line has 5 syllables, the second has 7 syllables, and the third has 5 syllables. Enter to win a book a poetry by writing a haiku and posting it to our display. Entries are accepted until April 30, and the winner will announced on May 1.

In addition to our display, Trexler Library is hosting our annual Spring Poetry Reading, showcasing student work. It will be held on Wednesday, April 24, from 12PM-1PM, in the Butz Room. The poetry of Rhianna Delich, Jenna Haydt, and Grace Manidis will be featured. Faculty members Stephen Myers and Juilene McKnight will also be reading their work.

The Academy of American Poets began National Poetry Month in 1996 in order to increase awareness and appreciation of poetry in the US. Since then, it has grown to become the largest literary celebration in world.

Faculty/Staff: Deadline for Commencement Regalia Rentals is Tomorrow

Deadline for ordering your rental regalia for this year’s Commencement, is Thursday, April 18.

Please send the following information to 1269mgr@follett.com

email address
Highest degree
school color (if you know)
height & weight
if you need everything (cap, gown and hood) or just individual pieces.

*Please return the rental right after commencement, to the bookstore.

DSU BBQ Committee Seeking Raffle Donations

The DSU BBQ committee is once again inviting all departments to participate in the Brown Bag Raffle.

We are asking all departments to consider participating by making a donation of departmental promotional items, swag, or giveaways.

These donations will end up as a fun prize on BBQ day and help to promote interdepartmental fraternity.

Please drop off your donations with Teresa Manion in Gambet 147B or Verdi Quinn in Gambet 242M, or send through campus mail.

T-shirts, Frisbees, pens, hand sanitizers, lip balm, ice scrapers, or stress balls, whatever you would like to donate will be appreciated.