Quarterly Ethics Breakfast, 9/13

The Forum for Ethics in the Workplace will host an ethics breakfast at 7 a.m., Thursday, September 13, 2012, in the University Center on the DeSales campus in Center Valley. This event, titled; ‘What Money Can’t Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets’ will begin with an introduction by Harvard professor and author, Michael Sandel (via PBS video). Our featured guests to comment on this topic and Sandel’s book are DeSales University faculty Joshua Schulz, Ph.D., and David Gilfoil, Ph.D. The cost of the breakfast and lecture is $25 per person, registration can be done online at this link: http://web1.desales.edu/forms/salesiancenter/ethicsforum.aspx.


Questions? lore.mcfadden@desales.edu

Annual Ruggiero Lecture on Catholic Education, 9/13

The 2012 Ruggiero Lecture on Catholic Education will take place on Thursday, September 13, at 7:30 p.m. in the DeSales University Center on the Center Valley Campus. Sponsored by the Salesian Center for Faith & Culture at DeSales. The title of this year’s lecture is “Catholic High Schools: Facing the New Realities” and will feature Rev. James L. Heft, S.M., and Ph.D. This event is free and open to the public. There will be a book sale and signing following the event.

Questions?  lore.mcfadden@desales.edu

Campus Ministry Announcements

Inter-collegiate Retreat – Sept. 28-29

Join other college students from across the Allentown Diocese

RETREAT THEME: The Lord is my Life and my Salvation

Held at the Fatima Renewal Center in Dalton, PA.

Cost: $25.

Register: Magdalene.riggins@desales.edu


Are you thinking about becoming Catholic?

Are you Catholic and would like to receive Confirmation?

Come to the Opening Meeting of “Catholic Basics” to explore the process of being fully initiated into the Catholic Church.

Meeting:  Thursday, October 11 at 6pm at the Alacoque House

More Information: Maggie – Magdalene.riggins@desales.edu


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What to do at DSU, 9/11

  • The presidential elections are approaching quickly! You can register to vote from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM in the SGA Office in McShea.
  • Win prizes and have some fun! Play Quizzo at 9:00 PM tonight in McShea.

Questions? Contact Nick Luchko at Nicholas.Luchko@desales.edu or Tracy Gallagher at tracy.gallagher@desales.edu

First Sweet 16 Squad Meeting, 9/12

Do you want to get involved in helping promote athletic teams on campus? Do you want to help run halftime sporting events? Then you should definitely come to the first Sweet 16 Squad meeting on Wednesday, September 12 at 3pm in the MAC in McShea. It will be a lot of fun and a great way to gain valuable experience!

Questions?  Jonathan.Osborne@desales.edu

Men’s and Women’s Home Soccer Games

Do you want to get a FREE Rave movie ticket from Student Night Life? Then you should come out to all home men’s and women’s soccer games starting Wednesday, September 12 and participate in the halftime penalty kick for a chance to win a ticket! Show some school spirit and you may be picked!

Questions? Jonathan.Osborne@desales.edu

First Faculty Colloquium, tomorrow, 9/12

The first Faculty Colloquium of the academic year will be held on Wednesday, September 12, at 3:00 p.m. in Dooling Room 128.  The Faculty Colloquium series is intended as an opportunity for faculty to gather and discuss ideas pertinent to the academy and/or to present and celebrate faculty achievements.

WHAT:  “Dies Academicus: The Role of Faculty Dialogue in the Life of a Catholic University”

WHO:    Panelists include Rev. Thomas Dailey, Dr. Rodney Howsare, Dr. Boyce Jubilan, Ms. Anne Lewis, and Rev. Robert Rutledge.

WHERE: Dooling 128

WHEN: 3:00 p.m.


For additional information, please contact Dr. Rodger Berg, Chair of the Academic Oversight Committee at Rodger.berg@desales.edu

Flu Shots available, 10/10

Flu Shots will be available on campus Wednesday October 10 from 2pm to 4:30 pm in the Circle in front of Dooling (look for the St Luke’s mobile unit). Cost to be announced. Cash or check: Payable to St. Luke’s (Medicare accepted).

Questions? Tammy.Lippincott@desales.edu