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This Week's News:
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Out of this World Entertainment
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Register to Vote at the Office Of Accessibility
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Open Mic Night
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UA Soccer Doubleheader
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Student Car Giveaway
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UA Volleyball
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Sexual Assualt and Sexual Harrassment Services Team at UA
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Ohio Archaeology Day
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Akron Women’s Soccer
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Sorority Fund-Raiser for Ronald McDonald House
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The Romanian Club
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ASAT Committee Meeting
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Pre-Law Club Members to Practice Argumentation
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Majors Mosaic
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Thesis and Dissertation Formatting Seminar
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National Depression Screening Day
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S.I.T.E. Welcomes Anita Campbell
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Building Dedications Cap Landscape for Learning Project
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Sneak Peek Movie in Student Union
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Microsoft OneNote Software Free At Computer Solutions
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Faculty and Staff tickets to Smokey Joe's Cafe
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Looking for a good time?
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Homecoming and Family Weekend
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National Society of Collegiate Scholars
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Outstanding Student Research Award
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PRSSA Open House
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Study, Work, Travel Abroad Fair
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Walt Disney World College Program
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Anthropology Club
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Now Hiring - 2005 Orientation Leaders
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International Association of Administrative Professionals
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Donald L. Kaufman Essay Competition
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Free Pizza Gift Cards at Planet Underground
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Out of this World Entertainment
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You don't need a rocket ship to get to PLANET UNDERGROUND...it's smack dab in the middle of campus located on the first floor of the Student Union. Rent 'em or buy 'em...the Underground has the movies, games, and music you want! Check out the hot new releases for October:

Tuesday, September 28...The Alamo, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Walking Tall
Tuesday, October 5...The Day After Tomorrow, Fahrenheit 9/11
Tuesday, October 12...Raising Helen, Salem's Lot
Tuesday, October 19...Van Helsing, Cinderella Story
Tuesday, October 26...Dawn of the Dead, White Chicks


Contact Information:
Joshua Nations
joshua9@uakron.edu
330-972-2111
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Register to Vote at the Office Of Accessibility
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As a service to students, the Office of Accessibility is registering people to vote from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays in Simmons Hall, Room 105. You must register by Monday, October 4 to be able to vote in November. A voter registration form is available here: http://www.boe.co.stark.oh.us/vr1.pdf/.

Call (330) 972-7928 with questions.
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Open Mic Night Oct. 1
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Poetry, Prose and Acoustical Jam will occur every Friday* during the Fall 2004 semester from 8:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. in the Starbuck’s Coffee House.

Students, faculty and staff are welcome to join in on the fun of an open mic night every Friday* from 8:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. in the Starbucks Coffee House. Participants are encouraged to read poetry or short stories, play a musical instrument, sing karaoke, do a skit or stand up comedy in 15 minute time slots. The 15 minute time slots will be filled on a first come first serve basis from 7:00 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. every Friday* at the Student Union Information Center.

For questions or more information please call (330) 972-5517.
* Poetry Prose and Acoustical Jam will not be in session on Friday, October 8, Friday, November 26, and Friday, December 17.
This program is co-sponsored by the Department of Student Life and Impact Movement.


Contact Information:
Lorri March
lorri@uakron.edu
330-972-5517


Sponsored by: Impact Movement and The Department of Student Life
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UA Soccer Doubleheader Oct. 1
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Join the Zips!

Men's and Women's soccer play this Friday, October 1, 2004 at Lee Jackson Field.

Get ready for MAC PLAY!

Women’s soccer will host Toledo at 5:00 p.m. and men’s soccer takes on Buffalo at 7:30 p.m. For a complete men’s and women’s soccer schedule, please visit http://www.gozips.com.


Contact Information:
Jolien Jakubick
jolien@uakron.edu
330-972-2639
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Student Car Giveaway Oct. 1 - Oct. 22
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Just by attending any of the University of Akron men’s and/or women’s home soccer games you can enter to win a Mazda 3 lease for a year. The contest is open to any University of Akron student and you may enter each game you attend. The Cascade Auto Group entry forms are available after halftime from a marketing representative. Don’t miss your chance to win a Mazda 3!

Men’s Soccer Schedule:
Friday, October 1 Buffalo 7:30 p.m.
Friday, October 15 Western Michigan 7:30 p.m.
Friday, October 22 Kentucky 7:30 p.m.

Women’s Soccer Schedule:
Friday, October 1 Toledo 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 3 Bowling Green 1:00 p.m.
Friday, October 22 Miami 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 24 Ball State 1:00 p.m.


Location: Lee Jackson Field

Contact Information:
Jolien Jakubick
jolien@uakron.edu
330-972-2639


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UA Volleyball Oct. 1
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Zips Volleyball hosts Eastern Michigan at the James A. Rhodes Arena at 7:00 p.m.

For complete volleyball details, visit http://www.GoZips.com.


Contact Information:
Jolien Jakubick
Jolien@uakron.edu
330-972-2639
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Sexual Assualt and Sexual Harrassment Services Team at UA
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The Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment Services Team at UA provides a wide range of services to survivors of sexual assault and sexual harassment. They train members of the University community who may want to take on an advocacy and referral role. They also organize and coordinate efforts on campus to prevent sexual assault and sexual harassment.

The Team represents the combined efforts of the Counseling, Testing and Career Center, Residence Life and Housing, Health Services, University Police, the Office of Student Conduct, the Office of Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity and the YWCA Rape Crisis Program. For more information or to make a referral, contact any of the offices listed above or Sally Gamauf, who currently chairs the Team, at x7928.
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Ohio Archaeology Day
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Celebrate Ohio Archaeology Day at Deep Lock Quarry Metro Park on Saturday, October 2, 2004 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Discover artifact exhibits; enjoy flint knapping and atlatl throwing demonstrations; partake in historic artifact processing; bring your artifacts for identificatin; and children can draw artifacts.

This event is FREE and open to all ages!

Sponsored by the University of Akron, Department of Classical Studies, Anthropology and Archaeology and Metro Parks Serving Summit County.
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Akron Women’s Soccer Oct. 3
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hey Fans!! Come watch your Zips as they continue Mid-American Conference play Sunday, October 3 against Bowling Green. Fill up the stands at Lee Jackson Field to support your Zips at 1:00 p.m.


Contact Information:
Jolien Jakubick
jolien@uakron.edu
330-972-2639


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Sorority Fund-Raiser for Ronald McDonald House
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It's time once again for Alpha Delta Pi Sorority's annual philanthropy event! The event will take place Monday, October 4 through Wednesday, October 6.

We are looking for interested student/campus organizations who would like to help raise money for the Ronald McDonald House of Akron. The organization would be represented as a team competing with other student/campus organizations trying to get the most signatures on our members' t-shirts during the day while we are on campus. Other opportunities are offered to help the teams earn more points during the competition. Prizes will be awarded in several categories to teams and individuals.

Please support Alpha Delta Pi and the Ronald McDonald House, this is a great chance to have fun and meet more people while working for the same goal so that in the end, we can all be winners.


Contact Information:
Carrie Wilson
cmw35@uakron.edu
330-647-4044


Sponsored by: Alpha Delta Pi Sorority
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The Romanian Club Oct. 4
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Romanian Club invites you to take part in its first meeting of the year which, will be held in the Murphy Room of the College of Business Administration building (CBA, Room 258) on Monday, October 4, 2004 at 8:00 p.m. Everyone interested in Romanian culture, holidays and heritage or sharing information about their own culture is invited to attend. We will be planning activities for this year such as travel opportunities, holiday celebrations, participation in Homecoming and the Around The World party and other events on campus. Please come join us. Snacks and refreshments will be served. Contact Ionela Stan, The Romanian Club Secretary, for additional information.

Sper sa ne vedem acolo! (Hope to see you there!)


Contact Information:
Ionela Stan
ionela_stan2003@yahoo.com
330-374-1846


Sponsored by: The Romanian Club
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ASAT Committee Meeting
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Attention involved students:

If you have questions or opinions about Dining Services, Zip Card office, Retail Convenience stores, Vending, Parking, Copy Centers, Printing Services, or Mail Services you are invited to the 1st Auxiliary Services Advisory Team Committee meeting of the semester. We will meet on Wednesday, October 6 at 2:15 p.m. in Robertson Cafe.

The ASAT Committee is a standing subcommittee of Associated Student Government. Please visit our website at http://www.uakron.edu/aux/ and click on ASAT Committee to see who we are, view our accomplishments and see why you should join.


Contact Information:
Kimmberly Anderson
ka7@uakron.edu
330-972-7803


Sponsored by: ASG
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Pre-Law Club Members to Practice Argumentation Oct. 6
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Are you considering going to law school? Would you like to be a member of a club that will prove to law schools and future employers that you are serious about pursuing a legal career? If so, please consider joining the Pre-Law Club, and participating in this activity.

This Wednesday, October 6, 2004, the Pre-Law Club will meet in the Student Union Theatre to watch a videotaped arrest, and members will then present oral arguments defending either the man arrested or the police officers involved. The team with the best presentation will win gift certificates for Papa John's Pizza, and will also receive certificates noting that they delivered the "Best Oral Argument."

We will also hear from Assistant Professor of Political Science, Dr. Dena Hanley, who used the video presented in a study gauging reaction to police use of force.

Those who would like more information, or would like to join, should contact Holly Johnston at hej3@uakron.edu.


Sponsored by: The Pre-Law Club

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Majors Mosaic Oct. 6
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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University College is sponsoring the 5th annual Majors Mosaic on Wednesday, October 6, 2004, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., in the Student Union. This event is for all students interested in finding out more about the various majors and minors offered at The University of Akron. While there are students who are undecided about their major in University College, there are also students in some of the other colleges, who would like to see if it is possible to earn a double major, minor, or certificate.

Workshops will be presented throughout the day at the following times:

11:00 a.m. Putting the Puzzle Together - How the Choice of a Major Fits in the Puzzle.

12:00 p.m. Build your Own Major - Learn About the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies.

1:00 p.m. What is the Best Way to Prepare for a Career in Law or Medicine?

2:00 p.m. UA's Internship and Co-op Opportunities.

3:00 p.m. Untangling the Web - Using the Internet to Research Careers.

Mark your calendars now! For questions on Majors Mosaic, please call (330) 972-7066.


Location: Student Union

Contact Information:
Stefanie Shatrich
stef@uakron.edu
330-972-7066
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Thesis and Dissertation Formatting Seminar Oct. 6 - Oct. 7
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Are you writing a thesis or dissertation for your graduate degree?

The Graduate School is hosting a seminar for formatting a thesis or dissertation. Formatting guidelines, common mistakes, tips and frequently asked questions will be covered. All are welcome and registration is not required. Advisors are also invited to attend.

Two sessions are offered: Wednesday, October 6 and Thursday, October 7 both in Auburn Science & Engineering, Room 120 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Please plan on attending one of these informative sessions.


Location: ASEC 120

Contact Information:
Jessica Fritz
jfritz@uakrone.du
330-972-5169
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National Depression Screening Day
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The Counseling, Testing and Career Center of the University of Akron will sponsor free, 10 minute depression screenings on Thursday, October 7, 2004 for National Depression Screening Day. Screening will be conducted from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. in Room 308 of the Student Union. Informational brochures and a videotape about depression will be available at this site, in addition to opportunities to speak with staff members from the Counseling, Testing and Career Center about mental health issues. For other National Depression Screening Day Sites you can call 1 (800) 520-6373.

The Counseling, Testing and Career Center offers a full range of counseling services to currently enrolled students. Services include personal, career and educational counseling, crisis intervention, testing for learning disorders, educational workshops, consultation and group counseling. If you would like additional information, feel free to contact us at (330) 972-7082.
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S.I.T.E. Welcomes Anita Campbell
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The Society for Information Technology and E-Business welcomes guest speaker Anita Campbell, CEO and President of Anita Campbell Associates Ltd. Her company does work in business consulting, strategy and business plans. Her presentation will mainly consist of information about RFID: Radio Frequency Identification.

She will be coming in on Thursday, October 7 at 4:00 p.m.

The location will be the Murphy room in the College of Business Administration, which is Room 258 on the second floor.

PIZZA and beverages will be served at this meeting.

S.I.T.E. is a student organization open to University of Akron students of all majors who have an interest in Information Technology and where it is headed in the future.


Contact Information:
Kevin Kowalski
kpk3@uakron.edu
216-407-3208


Sponsored by: S.I.T.E.
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Building Dedications Cap Landscape for Learning Project Oct. 7 - Oct. 8
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Make a date with campus history and mark your calendar for Thursday, October 7 and Friday, October 8 and plan to attend the dedications of four buildings as The University of Akron celebrates the completion of its New Landscape for Learning campus enhancement program. Thursday, October 7 will feature the Student Recreation and Wellness Center/Athletic Field House at 10:30 a.m. and the Student Union at 1:15 p.m. The Friday, October 8 dedications will highlight Hezzleton E. Simmons Hall at 10:30 a.m. and the Honors Complex at 1:45 p.m. Both days, the time in between dedications will feature refreshments, entertainment, building and campus tours and much more. To accommodate the events, the College St. cul-de-sac will be closed from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday. Plus, the events on Friday will affect the campus bus shuttle that runs between the cul de sac and the Polsky Building. On Friday from 8 a.m. to noon, the shuttle will not use the cul de sac, but rather it will drop off and pick up passengers at the corner of Buchtel Avenue and College Street. The service does not run Friday afternoons. Building and campus tours also will be available on Saturday, October 9, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
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Sneak Peek Movie in Student Union Oct. 7
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Join us in the Student Union Theatre Thursday, October 7 at 7:00 p.m. to watch the movie "Friday Night Lights" before it is releases nationally! The movie is FREE to all University of Akron students. Tickets can be picked up at the Student Union Information Center starting Tuesday, October 5. There is a limit of 4 tickets per person. Please remember that we hand out more tickets than what our theatre seats so come early to get the best seat in the house!

WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE!!!!


Contact Information:
Sarah Hoge
suspecialprogrammgr@uakron.edu
330-972-7553
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Microsoft OneNote Software Free At Computer Solutions Oct. 8
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Microsoft representatives will be in Computer Solutions to distribute free copies of OneNote software on Friday, October 8 from 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The free copies are available while supplies last to members of The University of Akron. This is a great opportunity to ask any questions you may have about Microsoft OneNote.

OneNote software lets you capture, organize and reuse your notes electronically on laptop computers, desktop computers or Tablet PCs.

For more information, contact Computer Solutions at computerstore@uakron.edu.



Location: Computer Solutions
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Faculty and Staff tickets to Smokey Joe's Cafe Oct. 8
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Starting Monday, October 4, a special reduced rate of $15.00 is being offered to University of Akron Faculty, Staff and Students for tickets to the Friday, October 8 performance of SMOKEY JOE’S CAFE at Akron Civic Theatre at 8:00 p.m. (Regular ticket rices are $27.50 to $47.50.)

These $15.00 tickets can be purchased at The University of Akron's E.J. Thomas Hall Ticket Office or Akron Civic Theatre Box Office. Just show your UA Faculty/Staff/Student ID.

Tickets are subject to availability. This offer is not good on previously purchased tickets or in combination with any other offer.

The E.J. Thomas Hall Ticket Office is located on campus at University and Hill Streets. Akron Civic Theatre's Box Office is located at 182 South Main Street. Call (330) 972-7570 or (330) 253-2488 or for more info.


Location: Akron Civic Theatre

Additional Information
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Looking for a good time? Oct. 8
8:00 pm - 11:59 pm
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The Zips Programming Network presents:

California Dreamin'
Homecoming Formal Dance
In the Student Union Ballrooms

Tickets on sale NOW at The Student Union Information Center

$8.00/Pre-sale and $10.00/At the door

All students and guests are welcome!


Contact Information:
Rosie Holmes
suupboard@uakron.edu
330-972-7014


Sponsored by: Zips Programming Network
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Homecoming and Family Weekend Oct. 9
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Family Weekend will be Saturday, October 9, 2004.

Red Carpet Registration
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Student Recreation and Wellness Center

Let the Students of the Zips Programming Network and the Student Ambassadors give you a red carpet welcome to our campus as you pick up your V.I.P. registration packets and tickets.

Cast Luncheon
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
1st floor of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center

Enjoy the entertainment over your star studded lunch. Lunch is $10.00 per adult and $5.00 for children five and under. Students can use their meal card to pay for lunch. Be sure to participate in the “Tune In to the Movies” Game Show during lunch – you can win prizes. Please place your advance order for lunch tickets.

Tune In to the Movies Game Show
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
1st floor of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center
Sponsored by Residence Hall Program Board

Tune In To The Movies is similar to the vintage television show "Name That Tune", plus a great deal more! The audience plays along as contestants try to remember names of popular movies along with hearing movie sound clips to win cash and prizes. There is a guaranteed minimum of $250.00 to $500.00 in cash and prizes every time! Members of the audience are eligible to be contestants and everyone can be part of the fast-paced game show.

Family Fun Fest
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
At this time you and your family can choose from a variety of activities to participate in:

1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Living Learning Communities Reception
Come mix and mingle in the Bulger Down Under with faculty and staff from the College of Nursing, School of Communication, College of Business Administration, College of Education and the Honors Program to find out what Living Learning Communities are and how you can get involved in one of the most exciting college experiences.

1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Enjoy the Game Room at the Student Union. Bowling, Billiards and Video games will be available for free play.

Don’t forget to get your family photo taken with Zippy in the Student Union 2nd floor atrium. There will be a $2.00 cost for this event. The picture will be available as a key chain or in a University of Akron frame.

In the open space, between the Student Union and the Student Recreation and Wellness Center, join us at our petting Zoo. There will be llamas, goats, donkeys, baby lambs and various other animals to visit with.

The Student Recreation and Wellness Center will be open for your enjoyment. Climb the rock wall, float in the lazy river, play ping pong or walk on a treadmill. Just remember… Both a valid ZipCard (students, faculty and staff) and proper attire (t-shirts, shorts, swimming suit, tennis shoes, etc.) are required for entry into the Student Recreation and Wellness Center. Don’t forget a lock for a locker (short shackle locks only) and a towel (for swimming/showering)!

2:00 p.m.
If you would like to sit back and relax, there will be a FREE showing of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban in the Student Union Theater.

Zips Express Spirit Stop
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Student Union 1st and 2nd Floor atrium

Join us for a variety of fun before the game including a DJ, visits with Zippy, Free Popcorn and Cotton Candy, and Pre-game festivities as you wait for shuttle to the Rubber Bowl. (I.e. Sign making, face painting, face tattoos, spirit ribbons)

The Zips Spirit Stop Shuttle runs every 45 minutes (4:15 p.m., 5:00 p.m. and 5:45 p.m.) prior to the game and has one return trip during the game and two return trips after the game.

Zips Football Game
Zips vs. Buffalo (Homecoming and Family Weekend Game)
Kickoff is at 6:00 p.m. at the Rubber Bowl
Zips Express Shuttle Pick-Up available at the Student Union

Let the spirit of Akron take hold of you at the Rubber Bowl as you cheer on the Zips as they play one of our biggest rivals of the season. Special reserved seating is available for families and their students. Pre-sale tickets are $7.00 ($12.00 at the door) and admission for students is free with their University ID. Zips Express transportation will be free upon showing your ticket or student ID. It’s going to be a FANTASTIC game!

For more information or a registration form, stop by the Student Union Information Center or call (330) 972-4636.


Location: Campus Wide

Contact Information:
Lorri March
lorri@uakron.edu
330-972-4636
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National Society of Collegiate Scholars
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On Saturday, October 9, 2004 at 11:00 a.m., the 2004 induction ceremony for the University of Akron chapter of NSCS will be held in the John S. Knight Auditorium (Leigh Hall, Room 107). New inductees and their friends and family are welcome. All who attend are encouraged to bring a canned good to donate.

After the ceremony, refreshments will be provided. Also, new inductees and their friends and family can have a nice lunch at the Spaghetti Warehouse, downtown Akron, or Applebee's on Howe Avenue, which will in turn donate a percentage of earnings to our group.


Contact Information:
Jenna, VP of PR
jml38@uakron.edu
330-704-9203


Sponsored by: National Society for Collegiate Scholars
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Outstanding Student Research Award
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There will be two outstanding student research awards presented at the Conference on Undergraduate and Graduate Student Research. This award will be given to one (1) undergraduate and one (1) graduate student currently enrolled at The University of Akron. Nominations are due by Monday, October 11, 2004. If you have any questions, please call Billi Copeland at (330) 972-2135.

CRITERIA FOR AN OUTSTANDING STUDENT RESEARCH AWARD:

The Outstanding Student Research Award is given to an individual whose research endeavor is judged to be an outstanding contribution to his or her field of study. Criteria also include: important question, strong theoretical rationale, systematic methods, publishable in a top journal, well-written summary, contribution to developmental science and theory, and a strong letter of support from the research advisor. The award recipient must be currently enrolled, have completed his or her research as a part of a University of Akron program of study and the presentation of the work must have taken place during the current or prior calendar year of the award, which is given at the annual CUGSR. To make a nomination, please submit an electronic summary of the research (maximum 2,000 words, excluding references) to the Chair of CUGSR, Billi Copeland at cugsr@uakron.edu. Accompanying the summary should be an electronic letter from the advisor of the student's research project. This letter should attest to the student's primary and major contributions to the body of knowledge in his or her field of study and explain why the student’s research is worthy of the award.


Location: Graduate School

Contact Information:
Billi Copeland
billi@uakron.edu
330-972-2135
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PRSSA Open House
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The Public Relations Student Society of America is inviting Mark Williamson, Director of Communications for city of Akron, to speak on Wednesday, October 13, 2004, from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Kolbe Hall, Room 111 (the conference room). PRSSA is extending an invitation to anyone interested in the field of Public Relations to attend this special event. PRSSA offers many opportunities for academic and professional development, like networking, scholarships, PR trade publications and guest speakers. The registration deadline is Wednesday, October 13.

So, join us for Mark Williamson, and a slice of pizza, on Wednesday, October 13 in Kolbe Hall, Room 111. Begin your future in Public Relations today, join PRSSA.


Contact Information:
Lew Snodgrass
lewis7@uakron.edu
330-819-4886


Sponsored by: PRSSA, Public Relations Student Society of America
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Study, Work, Travel Abroad Fair Oct. 12
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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The Office of International Programs will present a Study, Work, Travel Abroad Fair for faculty, staff and students in the Student Union, Ballroom B, on Tuesday, October 12, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Representatives from UA's Study, Work, Travel Abroad Program will host exhibitors at the fair and be available to answer questions, as will UA faculty members who are leading student groups abroad and a representative from Student Financial Aid. All those attending will receive a free gift.

Numerous other off-campus educational institutions, such as Academic Programs International, American Institute of Foreign Study, Anglo-American Educational Services of London, Arcadia University, Australearn, The British Council, Butler University, College Year in Athens, Cultural Experiences Abroad, Institute for Shipboard Education, Intrax Education Abroad (Passages), Kent State University, Lynn University, Peace Corps, Student Traveler Magazine, Studio Arts Centers International, Temple University, University of Hull, and Wabash College (Scotland Program) will have representatives available to answer questions.

For additional information, contact Linda E. Marx, coordinator, International Programs, at Lmarx@uakron.edu or at (330) 972-7460.


Contact Information:
Linda E. Marx
Lmarx@uakron.edu
330-972-7460


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Walt Disney World College Program
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Wednesday, October 13, 2004
6:00 p.m.
Student Union, Room 312

Thursday, October 14, 2004
1:30 p.m.
Student Union, Room 312

Start building your resume with The Walt Disney World College Program!

Be sure to attend the Walt Disney World College Program presentation on either Wednesday, October 13 at 6:00 p.m. or Thursday, October 14 at 1:30 p.m. in the Student Union, Room 312 to be eligible to interview for valuable cooperative education experience. Prepare online at http://wdwcollegeprogram.com/ and bring your online application with you!

For more information, please contact the Center for Career Management at (330) 972-7747.
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Anthropology Club
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The Anthropology Club will be meeting on Wednesday, October 13 at 5:45 p.m. in Olin Hall, Room 101.

Dr. Lynn Metzger will be speaking about careers in Anthropology and future club projects and events will be discussed.


Contact Information:
Jim Sutter
jas83@uakron.edu
330-972-7528


Sponsored by: Anthropology Club
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Now Hiring - 2005 Orientation Leaders
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Looking for a great summer job? Would you like to meet approximately 10,000 people this summer and earn money in the process? Then we want you!

The Office of New Student Orientation is currently seeking successful students to serve as 2005 Orientation Leaders! As an Orientation Leader, you earn competitive wages and learn valuable leadership skills while displaying your University of Akron pride. Pick up an application today in Simmons Hall, Room 209. Applications are also available online at http://www.uakron.edu/colleges/univcoll/depts/orientation/staff.php

The deadline for applications is Friday, October 15. For more information, call the Office of New Student Orientation at (330) 972-5347.


Contact Information:
Angie Seabeck & Dale Adams
abs1@uakron.edu; adamsjd@uakron.edu
330-972-5347
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International Association of Administrative Professionals
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TURNING JOBS INTO CAREERS...

Without IAAP membership, getting ahead is harder than it needs to be. With IAAP, you have access to hundreds of career-enhancing resources that can help you get ahead. So, you will be better at what you do now, and better prepared for where you want to go in the future.

Join us for our next chapter meeting on Tuesday, October 12.

Call for reservations. We look forward to seeing you there.


Location: Bennigans, 581 Howe Ave.

Contact Information:
J. Ward
jfw1@uakron.edu
330-972-5575


Sponsored by: International Association of Administrative Professionals

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Donald L. Kaufman Essay Competition
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Donald L. Kaufman, retired CEO of Alside Aluminum, Inc., and a member of the College of Business Administration Executive Advisory Board, is sponsoring an essay contest this fall focusing on business ethics and strategy. Kaufman, a believer that ethics and strategy are central to business success, is offering a $2,000 tuition credit for Spring 2005 to the student who submits the winning essay.

Entry packets are available in the Department of Marketing offices, College of Business Administration, Room 301. Any College of Business undergraduate student is eligible to enter, and the deadline for entries is Friday, December 3, 2004.
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Free Pizza Gift Cards at Planet Underground
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Thank you to all who activated Zip Cards at http://www.zippyrewards.net/ - and congratulations to all the MP3 Player winners! We will be announcing the Dell Notebook winner on Friday, October 1 and will publish it in the Buchtelite.

Please remember to pick up your FREE pizza gift card as soon as possible at the Zippy Rewards Redemption Center located inside Planet Underground. Planet Underground is our hip new DVD/music store on the 1st Floor of the Student Union - pick up your free pizza and rent a movie at the same time!

If you have not activated your Zip Card please go to http://www.zippyrewards.net/. It's free and you can start earning Zippy Rewards today! If you have any questions, contact zipcard@uakron.edu or call (330) 972-5637.

Please pick up your free pizza gift card by Friday, December 17, 2004.


Contact Information:
Zip Card Office
zipcard@uakron.edu
330-972-5637
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How to Get Your Information In Zipmail
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The University of Akron's Zipmail is a compilation of University announcements for University students, sent each Friday unless circumstances require otherwise. The deadline for submissions to be considered by the University is 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday.

Zipmail is a University of Akron communication vehicle established for the benefit of The University of Akron to communicate with its students. Items will be accepted for publication only when the University is directly involved in the activity through participation, sponsorship, or partnership with one of its recognized organizations, colleges or departments. The University reserves the right to edit or to refuse to run any submission for any reason. Zipmail is not, nor is it intended to be, a public forum or a limited public forum. Questions about the implementation of this policy may be directed to zipmail@uakron.edu.

Items to be considered for inclusion in Zipmail should be sent through the Zipmail Event Submission Form. Due to the volume of submissions received, items will not run more than one time.

Questions about specific announcements should be made to the contact person/department/organization listed in the announcement.Your event will automatically be forwarded to the University's online calendar. The Zipmail Coordinator can be reached at x2837.
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