DeSales National Security Track/Club Speaker Event, 10/22

On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. in the Hurd Room in the DeSales University Center the DeSales National Security Track/Club will host guest speaker U.S. State Department Representative Scott Dean.  Dean will speak on the topic of “The Process of Nuclear Arms Control.”  He has more than 30 years of experience with the State Department and was heavily involved in various treaties dealing with nuclear and conventional forces in Europe.  He will also speak about career opportunities at the State Department.

Questions? For more information, contact Dr. Andrew Essig, professor of Political Science at ext. 1632 or

What To Do at DSU – This Weekend

Friday, October 19:

  • 2:00 PM – Free Paintball in between Wills and Labuda
  • 6:00 PM – International Week’s Kickboxing – McShea
  • 7:30 PM  – International Week’s Belly Dancing – McShea
  • 8:00 PM – I Love a Piano – Labuda

Saturday, October 20:

  • 10:00 AM – Broadway Trip: Newsies – Bus departs from McShea
  • 12:00 PM – Women’s Field Hockey (HOME) vs. Wilkes University
  • 12:00 PM – Women’s Soccer (AWAY) @ Delaware Valley College
  • 2:30 PM – Men’s Soccer (AWAY) @ Delaware Valley College
  • 7:30 PM – Ballroom Dancing Club Lesson: Waltz – Brisson
  • 8:00 PM – I Love a Piano – Labuda

Sunday, October 21:

  • 2:00 PM – I Love a Piano – Labuda
  • 3:00 PM – Sunday Matinee Movie: Madagascar 3 – McShea
  • 8:00 PM – Mass – Connelly Chapel

*All events are subject to change*

The PACE Basket Raffle Fundraiser is happening during this week! Buy raffle tickets to win a basket worth a value of $20 or more. Prices are: $1 per ticket, $5 for an arm’s length of tickets, and $10 for a body’s length of tickets. Tickets will be sold during lunch and dinner at the table in the DUC.  Winners will be announced on Monday, 10/22!

How is your career planning going? Take the 3-credit course offered next semester called Career Development and Planning SO-140 (T/Th 2-3:15) taught by Kristin Eicholtz!

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Congratulations to DSU’s Colleges Against Cancer Club! CAC Chapter of the Year!

Congratulations to DeSales University’s College Against Cancer Club for winning the 2011-2012 East Central Division.

DeSales is a  shining example to the CAC and Collegiate Relay For Life communities: they have developed each of the four strategic directions, built sustainable leadership structures, and engrained the CAC mission into their campus cultures, all while contributing to the development of a national CAC and Collegiate Relay For Life network.


Registration For Spring and Withdrawal Deadline

In order to register for spring courses, students must consult with their advisors and obtain clearance to register between Monday, October 22, and Friday, October 26.

As preparation for this meeting, you should review your progress toward meeting course requirements and create a list of possible courses for the upcoming semester. To do this, use the Academic Evaluation feature in WebAdvisor and/or the graduation requirement form for your major, available at

You should also check your WebAdvisor account to learn when you may begin registering for your classes. After logging in, click on “Registration Status and Time.” For most students, this screen will indicate that they may register at some time between October 29th and November 5th. However, please note that some students may see a “hold,” which restricts them from registering. If you are one of these students, you must clear up the related matter before you may register.

Finally, don’t forget that the deadline for withdrawing from a course is Oct. 24.

If you have any questions, please contact your academic advisor.

Protecting God’s Children Workshops, 10/23 & 10/29

Sr. JohnMarie Schauber will be presenting “Protecting God’s Children” workshops on Tuesday, October 23, 7-8:30 p.m., in Dooling 128 AND on Monday, October 29, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m., McShea Kender Room.  Everyone is encouraged to attend one workshop—mandatory for all teacher education students.

The Catholic Church implemented the Protecting God’s Children program to educate and train adults (clergy, religious, teachers, staff, volunteers, and parents) about the dangers of abuse, the warning signs of abuse, the ways to prevent abuse, the methods of properly reporting suspicions of abuse, and responding to allegations of abuse.

All education students are required to provide a certificate of completion for their student file in the Education Department.

For More information: Sr. JohnMarie Schauber, or Alice Debus, x1465,

Career Services Big October Events

Career Fair Preparation Seminar, October 24, 5:30-6:30pm, Trexler Room

Resumania (employer resume critiques), October 29, 1:00-4:00pm, Trexler Room

  • Must sign-up in Career Services by October 26
  • Time slots are for 15 minutes

Career and Internship Fair, October 31, 12:00-4:00pm, Commonwealth Room

  • Resumes and professional dress are required (Please no Halloween costumes, just a great SPIRIT)