“Before the Flood” Pre-Screening

The Wildlife Society is hosting a pre-screening event of Leonardo Dicaprio’s new National Geographic documentary “Before the Flood”, which showcases climate change and what we can do about it. It will be held Sunday October 23, at 3:00pm in the Trabant Theatre. The event is free of charge and there will be a panel on climate change after the movie!

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UGsRcxaSAI

DART- Design and Articulture Club General Meeting

Calling all Nature Lovers!

The Design and Articulture Club is looking for enthusiastic, hard working, and involved students to join our award winning organization to help build our educational display at the Philadelphia Flower Show.

We combine Landscape Design, Leadership, and Art to create an exhibit with a $10,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Horticulture Society. We are an award winning multi-disciplinary organization here on campus that is focused on designing, building, and displaying an exhibit at the International Philadelphia Flower Show every year.

This organization is a great way to get involved on campus, while gaining leadership experience and organizational skills. There are so many ways to get involved in our organization no matter what major.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in, please contact Tess Strayer, the 2016-2017 Club President, at staytess@udel.edu for more information.  There will be a general membership meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 20th at 7:00 pm in 048 Memorial Hall.

Hope to see you there!

Alpha Zeta “We Run So They Can Soar 5K”

Alpha Zeta is hosting a 5k this Sunday, May 8, beginning at 9am.

We Run So They Can Soar 5K is raising money to support Sunrise Day Camp-Long Island. Sunrise Day Camp–Long Island is the world’s first full-summer day camp for children with cancer and their siblings, provided completely free of charge. With 106 campers enrolled in 2006, Sunrise Day Camp-Long Island just completed its 10th summer with more than 500 campers enjoying the expansive campgrounds. The fun, friendship and smiles continue year round through various camp-like programs and in-hospital services. All donations go directly to Sunrise to help send these children to this camp, that runs entirely on donations.We want to make sure that we can donate as much money as possible to this amazing cause.  Please come out and run or walk and help us send a child to camp.

This race will not be officially timed, however there will be a clock for you to personally record your time.

Registration will be $15 on the website or day of. There is also a raffle for 2 Firefly tickets, 1 raffle ticket for $3 and 5 for $25.

Register at: https://runsignup.com/Race/DE/Newark/WeRunSoTheyCanSoar5K

CCI Student Survey

My name is Tara Harlam, and along with fellow classmates Kaitlyn Holohan and Heather Gries, we are creating a public relations campaign for the Canine Companions for Independence (CCI) on campus for our campaign planning class this semester.

We invite you to complete the survey, link below, which will give us an initial measurement of student’s awareness of CCI and a benchmark to determine our progress throughout the rest of the semester.

The link for the survey is : https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/76YMC3F

Student Health Advisory Committee- Meeting on 2/25

The Student Health Advisory Committee is an organization which meets with the director of Student Health Services on a monthly basis.  The goal of these meetings is to discuss health related issues on campus, and give the Medical Director (Dr. Tim Dowling) a student perspective on any issues related to the Student Health Services. So if you or a friend has any problems or ideas you would like to share with Student Health then you want attend this meeting and become a SHAC member. Student Health Services places great value on the work of this committee

Being a member of this organization will demonstrate your interest in health related issues on campus, and it gives you the ability to address some of the issues. It can also be a great addition to you resume if you are looking into positions within the medical field.

All of the directors and SHAC officers are more than willing to help with your issues. We hope to increase student participation this upcoming semester.  Our first meeting will take place Thursday February 25 at 4 p.m. and dinner will be provided! If you have any questions or would like to RSVP to the first meeting, please email by 6 PM on Wednesday February 24, 2016, Brandon Stacy, at bstac@udel.edu or Linda Stacy at lstacy@udel.edu.