Parking lot congestion, 10/4 & 10/5

DeSales University is hosting a large event in the DeSales University Center on this Thursday and Friday, October 4 & 5, 2012.  The DUC is the location of the Lutron Electronics’ Market Builders from 8:00 am until 6:30 pm each day.

We expect a total of 260 attendees. The University Center parking lot will be full from 8:30 am until 6:00 pm.

University faculty, staff, and students should plan to park in the Billera, Trexler, Labuda, or McShea lots on Thursday, October 4, and Friday October 5, 2012.


Don’t Be Scared: Career and Internship Fair

This Halloween think not only costumes and candy…but Career Fair!  On Wednesday October 31, Career Services will be hosting their annual Career and Internship Fair between 12-4pm in the Commonwealth Room of the DUC.  Whether you are graduating in January or May or looking for a spring or summer internship, this is the place to be networking.  You will need to be dressed business professional and have a resume.  All attending companies are being posted on DSU CareerLINK, some of our attendees include: Olympus, Frito Lay, St. Lukes, Lehigh Valley Hospital, ADP, Northwestern Mutual, and Enterprise.

Ways Career Services encourages you to prepare:

  • Over Pacer Break, pick up your suit from home, get any alterations done, or make a new purchase.  Career Services has resources to help you best understand what professional business attire includes.
  • Get help with your resume by coming in during our walk-in advising hours: Tuesday and Thursday 10-12 and Wednesday and Friday 1-3.  No appointments needed!
  • Attend our Career Fair Preparation Seminar on Wednesday, October 24 from 5:30-6:30 in Trexler Room of the DUC.
  • Have your resume reviewed by an employer so you can make any last minute changes before the fair.  RESUMANIA is scheduled for October 29, and signups are in Career Services (either stop by or call us x1738)


Campus Ministry Announcements

  • Alacoque Conversations
    Discussing and Reflecting on Sr. John Marie’s book, “Salesian Pearls of Wisdom”
    Wednesday, October 3 from 12:15 – 12:45 p.m. at the Alacoque House
    Bring your Lunch. Campus Ministry will provide coffee and dessert.
    More info:
  • Mass during Pacer Break:
    Sunday, October 7 at 12:30 p.m.
    There is no 8 p.m. Mass that day.
    Regular 8 p.m. Mass will resume on Sunday, Oct. 14




What to do at DSU, 10/3

  • Bring your lunch to the Alocoque House for some uplifting discussions from 12:15-12:45 PM.
  • Need a stress relief? Midterm Massages will be offered in McShea beginning at 3:00 PM!  Sign Ups are in Student Activities.
  • The Male Spirituality and Discernment Group is meeting at 6:00 PM in the Alacoque House.
  • The Geocaching Club has a meeting at 6:45 PM in the study lounge of McShea.
  • Support the Bulldogs! The Women’s Volleyball team has a home match against Penn State-Berks at 7:00 PM.
  • Arsenic and Old Lace is playing in Labuda at 8:00 PM.
  • There will be a SHARE Club meeting at 8:00 PM in the Danko Room of McShea.
  • The Exercise Is Medicine Club is meeting at 8:00 PM in Hurd, Room 118.
  • Medicine Ball Mania is at 8:00 PM & 8:30 PM in Billera.
  • Sword of the Spirit Bible Study is at 8:00 PM in the Alacoque House.
  • Voting in the upcoming election? Watch the Presidential Debate in the McShea Commons at 9:00 PM. Free limited Food!

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Invitation to Faith & Reason Honors Program for Class of 2016

All presidential and trustee scholarship recipients of the Class of 2016 should have received an e-mail invitation to apply for the DeSales University Faith and Reason Honors Program.  Please note that any student who is a Medical Studies major (PA program) is not eligible for this program due to conflicts with your program of studies.  For this, we apologize, but it is not logistically possible.   All letters of interest are due the Wednesday after Pacer Break, October 10, 2012.   Thank you!

If any presidential or trustee scholarship recipient did not receive this e-mail invitation, please e-mail Fr. Fisher at

Mandatory Internship Orientations

Students planning on a spring 2013 internship for academic credit must attend one of the following mandatory orientations: (registration IS NOT required and all orientations take place in the Career Services Resource Library and last approx. 10 minutes)

·          Thurs. Oct. 4, 9:30 am or 3:00 pm

·          Fri. Oct. 5, 10:00 am or 2:00 pm

·          Wed. Oct. 10, 9:30 am or 3:00 pm

·          Fri. Oct. 12, 10:00 am or 1:00 pm

·          Thurs. Oct. 25, 10:00 am or 3:00 pm

·          Thurs. Nov. 15, 9:00 am/11:30 am/1:00pm/or 3:00pm

·          Tues. Dec. 4, 10:00 am or 3:00 pm


October Professional Workshops

Join us to learn about the latest Blackboard Collaborate 12 and sign up for an October workshop if you need a refresher on Word, ANGEL, or Panopto. You can also explore best practices for using the Equivalency of Instruction Model to help you meet the requirements of online instructional time.

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