The Knightly News: October 19 Edition

Author: Office of Student Affairs
Posted: Monday, October 19, 2015 3:59 PM
Categories: Students | Knightly News


Macon, GA

Fall leaves on the cochran campus

THIS WEEK’S EVENTS:

OCTOBER 19

M: GRE study session in the Education building@6pm

OCTOBER 20

M: Grad Finale in the PSC Banquet Hall 10am – 6pm.

E: Field Day@AviationHall@5pm

M: Georgia Wilderness Society: Ty Ivey, birder & photographer extraordinaire, willspeak@7:30pm. Museum Arts & Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Rd, Macon.

OCTOBER 21

W: Wiffleball Tourney@3:30pm@Oak Hall lawn

E: Spooktacular Treats@11amin the flight lobby area

D: Fall Festival in the library lobby@11:20am

C: Fall Festival@WalkerHall@12pm

E: Company Connect: Yulista Aviation & HAECO Aviation seeking full-time candidates at Runway Café from1-5pm. For more info: careerservices@mga.edu

OCTOBER 22

C: The Crafty Librarian in Roberts Memorial Library@12pm

M: Open Mic Knight in the Math building@6:30pm

M: GEICO will have a lunch mixer from 11a-1p in the Jones Lobby promoting internships, full &part-time jobs. For more info: careerservices@mga.edu

CAMPUS INFORMATION& EVENTS

FACULTY/STAFF VS.RESIDENTS BBALL GAME (MACON)

The basketball game will beheld November 13. If interested in playing or cheering, contact Sarah Carey at sarah.carey@mga.edu .

FREE ENGLISH CLASSES

Free classes for Latinos in the community. Tuesdays at 7:30 Iglesia Nueva Vida. For more information email: maritza.bellcorrales@mga.edu .

GRADUATION 2015

If you applied early for fall graduation, BEFORE 8/31/15, we anticipate caps & gowns will be available for pick-up at Grad Finale on the campus which you applied for graduation.Eastman & Dublin campus students generally apply on the Cochran campus and may pick-up their regalia at the Cochran Finale.Addt’l cap & gown orders will be made for graduates applying after 8/31 for cap & gown pickup in the bookstore.The availability date will be announced & email notifications mailed to students. Please remember 11/6/15 is the deadline to apply for the fall commencement on12/17/15.

KNIGHTS DINING

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experiential learning

Experiential Learning@MGA – MGA’s Quality Enhancement Plan

Exploration and Application Beyond the Classroom. Learn more at www.mga.edu/knowledgeatwork

MID TERM GRADES

Grades are now available on SWORDS – Click on the mid-term grade tab to review your grades.

NOW HIRING

Are you interested in becoming a tutor? Four centers are hiring! Find out more at

http://www.mga.edu/human-resources/jobs/student.aspx

PEER FINANCIAL COUNSELINGSESSIONS

Students: Want to learn how to manage your money better? Check out these upcoming sessions. Free pizza! http://www.mga.edu/news/newspage.aspx?sqid=820

TUTORING DRAWING

MGA’s tutoring centers will conduct drawings for a $100 card this semester. Ask how to become eligible inthe contest! Make an appt@

http://www.mga.edu/student-success-center

VETERANS DAY 2015

If you’re serving or have served our great nation, click here for a 2 question survey: http://tinyurl.com/MGAVeteransDay2015 - open til 11/1/15.

UPCOMING EVENTS

OCTOBER 26

A: Last day to apply as an orientation leader. Email leighann.tribble@mga.edu for more info.

OCTOBER 27

M: Spanish Table hostedby Dr. Maritza Bell-Corralesat 10:00am in the Foreign Language Lab

C: Red Cross blood drive inAlderman@2pm.

M: Career Expo will be in the SLC Lobby w/ 20+ companies recruiting! Professional dress required. For more info: careerservices@mga.edu

OCTOBER 29

Join us for our 2nd annual literary event in Macon’s rehearsal hall. Tickets - $5 & can be purchased in the English dept. or@the door. Costumes welcome.

The Knightly News is text only. If you have information you’d like to include, please send it to linda.foskey@mga.edu by 11 a.m. on Mondays. Each item must be 140 characters or less and will remain in the News for two weeks unless otherwise approved. For more information on all currently scheduled events, please see the University Calendar at http://www.mga.edu/calendar .