Academic Oversight Committee

The Academic Oversight Committee is pleased distribute to distribute the minutes from the meeting of August 22, 2012.

August 22, 2012
3:00-5:00 p.m.
Trexler Library – PPL Conference Room
Meeting Minutes

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What To Do at DSU, 10/4

  • At 12:00 p.m., Men’s Golf has an away match at the Elizabethtown Blue Jay Classic.
  • Arsenic and Old Lace is playing at 8:00 p.m. in Labuda.
  • Work out and have fun with your friends! ZUMBA is at 8:00 p.m. in MCSHEA this week. (Last chance to Register to Vote will be offered at this time as well)
  • A Karate Class will be offered at 8:00 p.m. in Billera.
  • Theology of the Body Discussion is at 9:15 p.m. in the Kender Room in McShea

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Flu Vaccine Clinic, 10/10

When: Wednesday October 10

Where: In the Circle in front of Dooling (look for St. Luke’s mobile unit)

Time: 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Cost: $20.00

Cash or check: Payable to St. Luke’s

(Medicare accepted)


Math Club’s Problem of the Month

Don’t forget to try out the October Problem of the Month (or pick up a hard copy outside of Dooling 228). You could win a $20 gift card to the Rave or a local restaurant! All majors, faculty, and staff are encouraged to participate!

Please submit your solution by email or directly to the Mathematics/Computer Science Office in Dooling by October 31.

If you have any questions or would like to submit your solution, please email Kelsey Foster at

Chemistry demonstrations – public performance, 10/24

The Natural Science Department Chemistry faculty & students will present the 12th  Annual Chemistry Demonstrations Program on Wednesday, October 24  from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. in the Hurd Science Center Auditorium. The program has received rave reviews and seats are first come first served. This event is open to the DeSales community and the general public free of charge.

The colorful and explosive presentations are designed to be visually interesting and exciting, as well as illustrative of important but easily understood chemical concepts. Our faculty and students take great pride in this event and are always excited to see a full house!

Parents, please feel free to bring your children. Many faculty members have done that at our past presentations and it was enjoyed by all.

We’re looking forward to seeing you at our public presentation.

Please contact Renee Fair at extension 1386 for more information or to reserve seats.

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

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)