Student mailboxes to be cleaned out 5/16

Please be advised that your student mailbox will be cleaned out on Monday, May 16.

Your mail is forwarded according to postal regulations. Seniors, please remember to notify relatives, banks, phone companies, e-bay, etc. of your change of address. Any packages that arrive other than by postal service will be refused, and returned to sender.

Questions? Margaret.Huber@desales.edu or x1441

Student mailboxes cleaned out on 5/16

Please be advised that your mailboxes will be cleaned out on Monday, May 16. Your mail is forwarded according to postal regulations. Seniors, please remember to notify relatives, banks, phone companies, etc. of your new address. Any packages that arrive other than by postal service starting May 16 will be refused and returned to sender.

Questions? Margaret.Huber@desales.edu

Salesian Center names honors thesis award winner

Benjamin Foster, of Schuylkill Haven PA, a senior majoring in Biology at DeSales University, received the 2011 award for Best Honors Thesis for his paper titled “An Examination of the Intrinsic Ethical Concerns Associated with Synthetic Biology” during the annual colloquium for the Faith and Reason Honors Program sponsored by the Salesian Center for Faith and Culture at DeSales University held Sunday, April 17 at the University.

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Faculty and staff parking passes for Graduation

May Commencement will take place on Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 11:00 am. If you are faculty or staff and would like a parking pass, please contact University Police directly at Ext. 1740. If you leave a voicemail, please indicate where you would like them to mail the parking pass.

Questions? Ext. 1740

Are you ready for some FOOTBALL? Raffle: Penn State vs. Alabama

Only 200 raffle tickets will be sold. Raffle Tickets are $50 each.

Drawing: August 1, 2011

Penn State Vs. Alabama
Saturday, September 10, 2011 – Time: TBA
Beaver Stadium

Prize includes:

  • Four (4) tickets for 35-yard line
  • Corporate Tailgate Party (includes free open bar, buffet, live music before game)
  • 10 –hour Limousine service
  • Access to the sidelines during the 2nd quarter

Buy tickets now >>

Thank you for participating! Best of Luck!

Questions? Diane Moeser at ext. 1307 or diane.moeser@desales.edu.

Luminosity: an evening of elegance and radiance!

Come celebrate 20 years of splendor!

On Saturday June 4, 2011, the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival will kick off the opening of its 20th anniversary season with its annual Gala, the Festival’s premiere fundraising event. This year’s festivities, Luminosity, taking place in the DeSales University Center, includes cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, dinner, performances by PSF’s acting company, a special award to 2011 Season Sponsors Kathleen Kund Nolan ’79 and Timothy E. Nolan ’77, and silent/special auctions throughout the evening. Bid on one-of-a-kind items, all for a good cause!

The cost for faculty and staff is $150 per person (a $25 discount). Payment can be made via check, credit card, or payroll deduction in easy installments. (Your cost, less $50 per person, may be treated as a charitable contribution for federal income tax purposes). All proceeds benefit PSF’s education and artistic programs.

Reservation deadline is Friday, May 20. Dress is black tie optional or luminescent white.

For more information or to request an invitation, please contact Jeanne Shook at ext. 1224 or email: jeanne.shook@desales.edu.