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Koala Weekly

10-23-2017 to 10-27-2017

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Academic Life

P.L.A.C.E. PHILOSOPHIES

"Life's problems wouldn't be called 'hurdles' if there wasn't a way to get over them."
Sponsored by The P.L.A.C.E. Fellows Program
www.ccplacefellows.com

GRADUATE SCHOOL WEEK 2017

Join us Oct 23-27 for all of our Graduate School events! C3PD will be on tour with a chance to win a test fee waiver! There will be a Grad School Fair, Grad Student Panel Discussion, and a Free Practice GRE test! Stop by C3PD, or click link below for more info!
Sponsored by The Center for Career Coaching and Professional Development

http://bit.ly/2017GradWeek

WOMAN OF THE MONTH: CELEBRATE GWENDOLYN BROOKS!

An American poet and novelist, Gwendolyn Brooks received the Pulitzer Prize for Annie Allen, becoming the first African American to win. Learn about Ms. Brooks on Edens Library’s page link below.
Sponsored by Edens Library


http://libguides.columbiasc.edu/c.php?g=729877

Campus Events

THE MCNAIR CENTER FOR ENTREPRENEURISM IS NOW OPEN

If you are looking for a place to grow your ideas, work with a group, and have meetings, then The McNair Center for Entrepreneurism is the place to be. We are open Monday-Wednesday from 8:30AM-8:00PM, Thursday and Friday 8:30AM-5:00PM and Sunday 5:00 PM-8:00PM.
Sponsored by The McNair Fellows, and The Center For Entrepreneurism

SUNDAY FUNDAY RECSPORTS

Intramurals are here! Wanting to participate in some active fun? Get a team together & join us for Sunday Funday RecSports Oct. 29th and Nov. 12th. For more info check out the link below.
Sponsored by Division of Student Affairs & CC Athletics


https://goo.gl/2F9m9R

CC DAY OF SERVICE

Join fellow students, faculty, staff and alumnae on Friday, Nov 10 from 1-4pm for the Fall Day of Service! Be ready to get your hands dirty, while having fun alongside other members of the CC family! Sign up today using the following link by Oct 30.
Sponsored by Office of Alumnae Relations


https://columbiacollegesc.wufoo.com/forms/sundqoi1tl54yp/

TAKE A FACULTY/STAFF TO LUNCH REMINDER

Just a reminder, this week is Take to Lunch Week 2017! If you have already emailed me about getting a ticket, you can pick them up at any time in Harrelson 201. There are still plenty of tickets available if you decide to invite a student to lunch with you next week. As a reminder, you can invite ANY student to lunch, but only commuters have the option to also receive a free meal ticket.
Sponsored by Division of Student Affairs

TOURNÉES FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL--CALENDAR OF FILMS

The annual Tournées French Film Festival returns with films shown at the Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia College, and USC. Join us in Spears Concert Hall, Nov 1 at 7:00PM for a screening of “Avril et le monde truqué” a steampunk animated film. Dubbed in English. Free and open to public. See the link for details on all of the films
Sponsored by Tournées Committee (CC Representative--Dr. Christine Hait)
https://www.afcolumbiasc.org/film-festival

ESTAMOS UNIDAS ~ ALTAR DIA DE LOS MUERTOS

Join Estamos Unidas in creating a traditional Dia de los Muertos Altar. Nov. 1-3 in the SU Dining Hall. Bring a photo of a lost loved one and sample the goodies.
Sponsored by Estamos Unidas LSA

Student Organizations

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT LOCAL AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM!

Interested in working with kids? Volunteer with the P.L.A.C.E. Fellows at Gable Oaks any time you can, Mon.-Fri., 3-5pm! Bring any craft or game ideas you have and be prepared to help with homework. Email tburk@columbiasc.edu for more info. or to sign up!
Sponsored by The P.L.A.C.E. Fellows Program
www.ccplacefellows.com

PUERTO RICO RELIEF EFFORTS

P.L.A.C.E. is looking for organizations to start collecting non-perishable food items, flashlights, hygiene products, over-the-counter meds, first-aid, diapers, etc. to be sent directly to a family in Puerto Rico. Contact megan.peebles@my.columbiasc.edu.
Sponsored by The P.L.A.C.E. Fellows
www.ccplacefellows.com