What's happening on campus
Chapel Feb. 26
“Who is your God?” Joshua 24:14-15
Mike Brown, Pastor, Pandora Missionary Church
Donations for cancer research
The baseball team will be shaving their heads during the lunch hour, Feb. 25 in the Commons. For the fourth consecutive year, the team is raising money to fight childhood cancer. Learn more about the Vs. Cancer Foundation and donate now. You can also donate money at the table set up outside of the Commons.
COMMENCEMENT SPEAKER ANNOUNCED
Dr. Karen A. Longman, program director and professor of doctoral higher education at Azusa (Calif.) Pacific University, will be Bluffton University’s commencement speaker this year.
The Center for Career and Vocation is now scheduling for their next mock interview night on Tuesday, Feb. 24 from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. in Marbeck Commons. Students are able to sign up for up to three interviews. Please consider taking advantage of this event. Our mock interviewers give the kind of valuable feedback that is hard to find in other contexts. You can register online through your College Central account.
Beavers all: 100th win a pleasant surprise
When the women’s basketball team defeated Defiance on the Yellow Jackets’ home court Jan. 28, the players were ecstatic with the win but little did they know it was the 100th of Coach Chad Shutler’s career at Bluffton. >>>full story
Civic Engagement Day Proposals
Civic Engagement Day is scheduled for Wednesday, March 25. The committee is currently accepting proposals for educational programming related to this year’s theme of Education Matters! Learning for Life, Vocation and Responsible Citizenship. Please consider sharing your experience and expertise with us at the annual event.
There are currently 9 submitted sessions for Civic Engagement Day. More are needed. Especially yours! To submit your program for Civic Engagement Day, please complete the online application at: http://www.bluffton.edu/academiclife/civictheme/day/application.html. The submission deadline is Feb. 27.
We are having some Spanish lunches, led by a student (facilitated by your friendly neighborhood Spanish professor Rebecca Janzen) starting next Thursday at noon. We invite the participation of all members of the Bluffton community.
Career Ready. Purpose Led.
Plan ahead for large career & internship fairs coming up this spring that require pre-registration:
- April 10: Career and Internship Fair (in Toledo)
- April 15: Education Expo for Teacher Candidates (here at Bluffton)
Kit Guides 2015
We are seeking enthusiastic, fun, friendly, caring and knowledgeable Bluffton students to assist with the many different aspects of our summer orientation/registration program. These students will have significant interaction with our new students and their families. Applications are available at the Marbeck Center Information Desk.
Please report ongoing cleanliness/safety issues to your head resident.
>>> cleanliness report
Little Sibs Weekend
Bring your little sib to campus and show them what you do in your home away from home! Registration for the weekend is free, so sign up your little sib today. >>>more info