Utica Pioneers
UC Daysheet
Friday, April 18, 2014
Winter
 
5K Run/Walk for St. Judes 

The 5K will be held on Sunday, April 27th!  The cost will be $5 for UC students and $10 for non-students. Spread the word!  Water bottles will be sold for $3 per bottle!

Summer Job!
 
 Office Assistant in Facilities Management for the summer.  The hours are 9AM until 4PM Monday thru Friday.

Senior Class!
The Senior Class has collectively decided on a clock to be hung in Strebel Lounge along with a plaque on the wall, indicating the gift was made possible by the Class of 2014.Thank you to all Seniors that voted and congratulations on a job well done!  

ASU Second Annual Holi: 
 
A Festival of Color
Friday: April 18th at 5pm in the Quad. 
Wear white and come celebrate with us!
 
Asian Student Union/ Table Tennis Club tournament:
 
Friday May 2nd 5-9pm
Strebel Student lounge.   
Please register by April 30th.
Send an email to mmlemieu@utica.edu to secure your spot. Event is free to play but please bring a canned or boxed food to donate to the Hope House of Utica.

The 2014-15 Residence Hall Conduct Board needs YOU!!!
 
The Residence Hall Conduct Board is a student-led hearing board whose purpose is to reinforce community standards fairly and consistently for members of the residential community. The Board holds hearings after an incident has occurred in the residence halls to determine responsibility and consequences for violations of the Code of Student Conduct.  Students who will be living on campus for the 2014-15 academic year and who are in good academic and disciplinary standing are encouraged to apply.
 Are you interested?  If so, pick up an application in the Office of Student Affairs, Student Activities, or Residence Life.  The application is also available online athttp://www.utica.edu/student/conduct /forms.cfm.  Applications are due to the Office of Student Affairs (Strebel 205) by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 21, 2014.  For more information, contact Alane Varga via at avarga@utica.edu or by phone at 315-792-3100.
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Friday
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High: 60 Low: 39

Saturday
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High: 48 Low: 33

Sunday
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High: 64 Low: 42
UC Sports

Softball
4/19 vs. Elmira College
1 p.m.

Men's Lacrosse 
4/19 vs. Elmira College
1 p.m.
For submissions to the Daysheet, e-mail daysheet@utica.edu. Your post will go up within 2 days from the day it was sent.
GREEN-TRAX FACTS
 
Set your computer to sleep or hibernate mode when it’s not in use. Screen savers don’t save any energy at all.

Bible Study
 
Sponsored by UC Christian Fellowship Tuesdays @ 7 PM
Meeting in Crisifulli Lounge Room 
Deperno Hall
Led by Dr. Daniel Barr and Pastor Aaron Goerner
 
Share feedback about your UC experience!
 
On Wednesday, April 23rd from 1:00-2:00pm, join fellow students in a focus group sponsored by Student Affairs and let us know your opinion on topics like student engagement, academic advising, campus security, and more. The meeting will be held in 105c, Strebel Student Center. Lunch will be provided, but we need to know how many are planning to attend.  RSVP to Louise Phelps at lphelps@utica.edu or via phone at 315-792-3100.
 
Natural Science Networking Night
 
The Office of Career Services welcomes students, faculty, and staff to attend a networking reception
on Monday, April 21st from 5:30 until 7:00 in the Carbone Auditorium. Representative from local organizations will be on hand to share information with those in Natural Science majors that may or may not have plans to go directly to graduate school, or are interested in learning what they can do with their degree. Refreshments will be served. Please e-mailcareerservices@utica.edu to reserve your spot.
 
 
Week of Illumination
 
April 21: Tabling for Ray of Hope (raise money at the table) 11am-1pm...5p.m-10pm Make signs for Ray of Hope
April 22: Suitcase Series and forum 5pm-9pm  with Sigma Iota Alpha and other Greek organizations to create their own suitcase story) 5pm-9pm
April 23: Pie-A-Beta 12;30-4 with Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity
April 25: Circus Soleil 12-530pm
April 26: March of Dimes
April 27: Aids Walk & Final Spring Informational

Summer Job Opportunities:

The Office of Corporate & Professional Programs is currently hiring summer student assistants to work with its summer conferencing program. Chaperone field trips and serve as van drivers to local attractions; assist with guest registration and guest services. Applicants must be committed to providing exceptional guest service and be able to work a flexible schedule including days, evenings and weekends. Valid driver’s license with 3 years of driving experience strongly preferred. For more information, contact Debbie McQueary at ex. 3344 or stop by 273 Gordon Science.

FASFA 2014-15
 
ATTENTION! Have you filed your 2014-15 FAFSA yet? Don’t wait another day or you could be missing out on FREE $$$. File your FAFSA today!  It’s a FREE application- www.fafsa.gov  The Office of Student Financial Services is here to help.  Stop by their office in Hubbard Hall Suite 117 and talk to one of the Counselors.

DONT FORGET TO STUDY WITH THE SIA'S

" Need Help with Time management? Homework? Projects or Organization tips? See we knew we can help you. The Sisters of the Alpha Phi chapter of Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha, Inc. is hosting STUDY WITH THE SIA's. During this time the Sisters and other A students will help tutor as well as give workshops on how to stay organized as a college student, time management workshops etc. Dates and Location are listed below and for more information on what classes we are offering help in, email us at Alphaphi.sia@gmail.com 
April - 20th & 27th
NEW LOCATION - Library Conference Room

Breakfast to benefit Utica College Young Scholars LPP

May 4, 2014 from 8-10 a.m.
Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar 300 Riverside Drive, Utica
$6.00 per person
$2.00 kids under age 5
Tickets available in the Young Scholars Office 125 White Hall 792-3237 and at the door.
 
ATTENTION SENIORS

Graduation is only a few weeks away. It’s time to start celebrating your accomplishment! Senior Week is almost here and tickets go on sale APRIL 25, at 8 a.m.
Senior Pub is on Thursday May 15 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Tickets are $20 each and include free drink tickets and food.  There will be karaoke and a caricature artist too!
Senior Ball is Friday May 16, 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. Tickets are $50 a person and includes a full dinner buffet and full open bar. The buffet will have vegetarian and gluten free options! DJ Majestic will be providing the music. There will also be commemorative photo dog tags to create!
VALID ID REQUIRED FOR BOTH EVENTS. NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT EITHER DOOR.
 
GROUP TUTORING:
 
What:  BIOLOGY 102
When:  WEDNESDAYS 6 TO 8 PM
When:   FRIDAYS, 4 to 6 PM
Where:  FAC 102 (Faculty Center),
               for BOTH DAYS

Also:  CHE 212, PHYSICS & MORE
When:   MONDAYS 6:30 to 8:30 PM
Where:  Hubbard 104
~and ~
When:   TUESDAYS,  4 to 6 PM
Where:  Hubbard 206
 
Online Tutoring:
Anywhere, Anytime!
SMARTHINKING ONLINE TUTORING is NOW AVAILABLE!

·         Connect With a Tutor and interact LIVE for a variety of subjects
·         Submit your Writing for any class to our Online Writing Lab        
·         Submit a Question 24/7 and receive a reply from an online tutor!

Go to:  www.utica.edu/smarthinking
Sickle Cell Vigil
 
Did you know that our hospitals require access to specific blood types that match the sickle cell patient’s individual needs in order to help minimize the risks and reactions of repeated transfusions? Did you know that individuals with the sickle cell trait can qualify to serve as a blood donor just like any other potential blood donors?  The members of K. Della Ferguson Womyn's Resource Center will be holding an informational about what Sickle Cell anemia is, its symptoms and the breakdown of the disease and the difference between having sickle cell anemia and the trait.  We'll also remember those affected by sickle cell anemia.  Join the WRC at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, in the Ellen Knower Clark Lounge in Strebel Student Center.

American Reads and Counts Program
 
Are you looking for a great paid intern experience?
Will you be living in the Utica area over the summer?
If so, apply to be an intern for the America Reads/America Counts Program. The America Reads/Counts Intern  coordinates a program for college tutors who help school age children build their reading and math skills.  This internship offers experience for future careers through leadership and communication in a professional atmosphere.
For more information, please contact Maritza Cardona (315) 223- 2327 or email areads@utica.edu with any questions along with you resume.
 
Professor Harry F. and Mary Ruth Jackson Lunch Hour Series
 
Please join us for the Professor Harry F. and Mary Ruth Jackson Lunch Hour Series Wednesday April 9th at 12:30pm in the Library Concourse for Nicholas Brewer, pianist. Brewer will be playing selections by Brahms, Rachmaninoff, and Chopin. A native of Arizona, Brewer is a senior Computer Science major at Hamilton College with minors in Music and Art. His piano artistry has been featured in the University of Arizona's Centennial Hall and Hamilton College's Wellin Hall. His senior recital will be played in Wellin Hall, Schambach Center for the Performing Arts at Hamilton College on Sunday, April 6 at 3 P.M. We hope to see you there!
 
Keep America Beautiful
 
Saturday, April 26, The City of Utica will be participating in the Keep America Beautiful, Great American Cleanup. Student are invited to join the UC team that day to pick up trash in the areas leading from the Arterial to the College campus 9 am to 11 am. The rain date for the cleanup will be the following Saturday, May 3rd. 
Please contact Lesley Wallace 
(lawallac@utica.edu) if you are interested in participating.

Alumni/Student Reception

Your opportunity to meet with successful, influential alumni has come! The Office of Alumni Relations will be hosting a reception for students of all majors and class standings to connect with UC alumni on Saturday, April 26th from 3:30 until 5:00 in the Pioneer Pub. 
Complimentary food and adult beverages will be available (for those 21 and over). 
Be sure to wear business casual clothing and bring your student business cards (available for FREE in Career Services). 
To register: Go to http://www.utica.edu/instadvance/alumni/events.cfm and look for "Alumni/Student Mentor Reception"

Starting Spring Safely
 
It's that time of the year again....Starting Spring Safely! The K. Della Ferguson Womyn's Resource Center and Student Health Center are providing students with the opportunity for free HIV, Chlamydia, and Gonorrhea testing. The Starting Spring Safely campaign, which is co-sponsored by Student Senate, begins Thursday April 3rd and ends on April 30th. Testing is available on a walk in basis between the hours of 9 a.m-11  a.m or by appointment.  Supplies are limited, so hurry in and get yourself tested!

Non-Clinical Healthcare Networking Night

The Office of Career Services welcomes students, faculty, and staff to attend a networking reception on Tuesday, April 22nd from 5:30 until 7:00 in the Carbone Auditorium. Representatives from several local healthcare organizations will be here to share insight into non-clinical career opportunities in their industry. Refreshments will be served. Please e-mail careerservices@utica.edu to reserve your spot.
Dining Commons Menu for,
April 18, 2014 
*Menu is subject to change*

Breakfast: Oatmeal, Grits, Fried Eggs, Scrambled Eggs, Sausage Gravy & Biscuits, Omelets, Bagels, Texan French Toast, Frizzled Ham, Home Fried Potatoes, Glazed Cinnamon Rolls, Low Fat Blueberry Muffins

Lunch: ?Chicken and Corn Chowder, Lentil Soup w/ Cilantro & Orzo, Traditional Rotisserie Chicken, Mashed Red Potatoes, Roasted Corn on the Cob, Baked Ziti, Bread-sticks, Sweet & Sour Pork, Jasmine Rice, Baked Cod w/ Lemon Butter Sauce, Steamed Fresh Green Beans, Marinated Bean Salad w/ Cumin, Carolina Chopped Salad, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Marshmallow Rice Krispie Bars, Dulce De Leche Pudding Cup, Berry Blue Jell-O Parfait

Dinner: Chicken Nuggets, Beef Stroganoff w/ Noodles, Sweet & Sour Tofu Stir Fry, Jasmine Rice, Steamed Fresh Baby Carrots, Saint Louis Chicken Club Wrap, Banana Cake w/ Butter-cream Icing, Peach Cobbler, Dulce De Leche Pudding Cup