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Biology Colloquium at Noon: Senior Seminar

There will be a Senior Seminar presentation titled, “In vivo genome editing with CRISPR/Cas9,” by Rose Copley, Sonia Kabra and Oscar Juez on Thursday, April 28. This Biology Colloquium will begin at Noon in the Center for Science and Technology - Room 103. Food will be provided.


SAB Event Assistant Positions Available

The Student Activities Board has seven paid positions available for the 2016-2017 academic year. If you like planning programs and organizing large events, this is the perfect job for you. More information can be found on Symplicity. Log in from the link at the Careers home page: <www.earlham.edu/careers>. Contact Tracy Dubs at <dubstr@earlham.edu> with any questions.


Climate Systems Policy Debate on Friday Afternoon

The students in GEOL 432: Climate Systems will hold a policy debate on Friday, April 29, at 1:00 p.m., in Dennis Hall - Room 314. The primary themes are socio-economic mitigation and adaptation, and scientific development. Snacks will be provided. All are welcome to attend.


Summer Housing Applications Now Available

Applications for summer housing are now available through the Office of Residence Life. Applications received will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis ... so submit your application today. Visit <www.earlham.edu/residence-life/summer-housing> to learn more and apply.


EHJ Publication BBQ at Rose City is Today

Come to Rose City on Thursday, April 28, between 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., to celebrate the publication of Volume VIII: Issue II of the “Earlham Historical Journal” and eat free BBQ. (In case of rain, the event will be held at Virginia Cottage.) All members of the Earlham community are welcome to stop by, grab a bite to eat, and get a copy of the journal. For more information, contact Sonia Norton at <scnorton14@earlham.edu>.


Dance Alloy: “Spellbound” This Weekend

Dance Alloy performs “Spellbound,” on Friday and Saturday, April 29-30, at 7:30 p.m., in Wilkinson Theatre. Tickets are $4 for Earlham students and $5 for the public. They are available during lunch in Runyan Center and all week at the Box Office. For more information, contact Sadie Zabawa at <mmzabawa12@earlham.edu>.


Brimleys Final Concert: “Brims in Black” on Friday Evening

The Brimleys provide some a cappella on Friday, April 29, at 10:30 p.m., in Goddard Auditorium. The group will feature new songs and maybe even some new choreography. You will not want to miss “Brims in Black.” For more information, contact Eric Nicholson at <esnicho13@earlham.edu>.


Study Night at the Museum on Sunday

Come to the Joseph Moore Museum for a pre-finals study session from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., on Sunday, May 1. Eat donuts and drink coffee while studying for your final exams. Reptiles will facilitate learning. Some Teaching Assistants will be available to assist in the studying for finals. For more information, contact <jmmarketing@cs.earlham.edu>.


Student Rummage Sale on Saturday

Do you have extra stuff you want to get rid of before the end of the semester? Buy, sell and trade your personal goods at the Student Rummage Sale on Saturday, April 30, from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., at Trueblood Fieldhouse in the Athletics and Wellness Center. If you have any questions, contact Francesca Ducanes at <fpducan12@earlham.edu> or Mandisa Marks at <mlmarks12@earlham.edu>.


Townsend Community Center Revitalization Information Session at Noon

Do you know about the historic legacy of the Townsend Community Center in Richmond? In previous times, this center served as a pillar of Black and Brown communities in the city. Today, dedicated volunteers are needed to help restore Townsend and make it a space more capable of providing for the needs of these different populations in Richmond. Come to the Center for Integrated Learning at Noon on Thursday, April 28, to find out more about Townsend, its programs, and how you can be involved. Pizza will be provided. For more information, contact Asia Mapp at <ajmapp12@earlham.edu>.


Clothing Swap Begins on Thursday

The Sustainability Office will be hosting an end-of-the-semester clothing swap at Runyan Center on Thursday, April 28, from Noon - 4:00 p.m., and on Friday, April 29, from Noon - 2:00 p.m. After 2:00 p.m. on the April 29, everything is free. Anybody who donates also will be given a pass for the Solomon Climbing Wall in the Athletics and Wellness Center. For more information, contact Jada Wilbanks at <jjwilba15@earlham.edu>.


Biology Colloquium at Noon: Senior Seminar

There will be a Senior Seminar presentation titled, “In vivo genome editing with CRISPR/Cas9,” by Rose Copley, Sonia Kabra and Oscar Juez on Thursday, April 28. This Biology Colloquium will begin at Noon in the Center for Science and Technology - Room 103. Food will be provided.


SAB Event Assistant Positions Available

The Student Activities Board has seven paid positions available for the 2016-2017 academic year. If you like planning programs and organizing large events, this is the perfect job for you. More information can be found on Symplicity. Log in from the link at the Careers home page: <www.earlham.edu/careers>. Contact Tracy Dubs at <dubstr@earlham.edu> with any questions.


Climate Systems Policy Debate on Friday Afternoon

The students in GEOL 432: Climate Systems will hold a policy debate on Friday, April 29, at 1:00 p.m., in Dennis Hall - Room 314. The primary themes are socio-economic mitigation and adaptation, and scientific development. Snacks will be provided. All are welcome to attend.


Psychology and Neuroscience Senior Research Presentations

The Psychology Department invites all to attend its Senior Research presentations on Friday, April 29, from 1:00 p.m. - 2:20 p.m., in Landrum Bolling Center - Room 211. They are “The Effects of Race, Speech Patterns, and Perceptions of Crime” by Britney Ware, “Science of the Friend Zone: Romantic Context and Attraction” by Mary Laidlaw, “The Effects of Fear on Sexual Attraction” by Sarah Levine, “Meditation and Hand-Eye Coordination” by Tim Toninga, and “Remembering the Scariest Faces” by Fadi Disoki.


Psychology and Neuroscience Senior Research Presentations

The Psychology Department invites all to attend the final day of its Senior Research presentations on Tuesday, May 3, from 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m., in Landrum Bolling Center - Room 315. They are “Zinc and Depression in Women” by Sophie Carlarne, “Making America Great Again: The Role of Media in Attitudes Toward Islam” by Mussa Ibrahim, and “The Scientific Power of Exercise with Self-Affirmation” by Soe Yu Naing.


Summer Housing Applications Now Available

Applications for summer housing are now available through the Office of Residence Life. Applications received will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis ... so submit your application today. Visit <www.earlham.edu/residence-life/summer-housing> to learn more and apply.


EHJ Publication BBQ at Rose City is Today

Come to Rose City on Thursday, April 28, between 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., to celebrate the publication of Volume VIII: Issue II of the “Earlham Historical Journal” and eat free BBQ. (In case of rain, the event will be held at Virginia Cottage.) All members of the Earlham community are welcome to stop by, grab a bite to eat, and get a copy of the journal. For more information, contact Sonia Norton at <scnorton14@earlham.edu>.


Dance Alloy: “Spellbound” This Weekend

Dance Alloy performs “Spellbound,” on Friday and Saturday, April 29-30, at 7:30 p.m., in Wilkinson Theatre. Tickets are $4 for Earlham students and $5 for the public. They are available during lunch in Runyan Center and all week at the Box Office. For more information, contact Sadie Zabawa at <mmzabawa12@earlham.edu>.


College Meeting for Worship

College Meeting for Worship is held on Sundays at 1:00 p.m., in Stout Meetinghouse. On May 1, you are invited to a service of Silent Worship in the Manner of Unprogrammed Friends.


Senate Clerk Position: Deadline Extended

If you are interested in serving as the Clerk of the Senate of Earlham Student Government for the Fall of 2016, complete the following online form by Sunday, May 1: <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1mB--1KHYhPh5FLdlDZC6dI9VsJ1_nvpLMh8tsr1DC1Q/viewform>. For more information, email <esg@earlham.edu>.


Brimleys Final Concert: “Brims in Black” on Friday Evening

The Brimleys provide some a cappella on Friday, April 29, at 10:30 p.m., in Goddard Auditorium. The group will feature new songs and maybe even some new choreography. You will not want to miss “Brims in Black.” For more information, contact Eric Nicholson at <esnicho13@earlham.edu>.


Special Writing Center Hours During Exams

From Sunday, May 1, to Wednesday, May 4, there will be special Writing Center hours available. To make an appointment, you can go to <earlham.mywconline.com>. Making an appointment in the afternoon or evening is recommended, because there will be fewer consultants available than usual. If you have questions, contact Laura Leavitt at <taborla@earlham.edu>.


Move-Out Day Project

The Sustainability Office is hosting a move-out project in which you can donate your old clothing, electronics, furniture and books to Goodwill. You can drop off your things from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., on Wednesday, May 4, and Thursday, May 5, at the Dennis Hall visitor’s parking lot. For more information, contact Jada Wilbanks at <jjwilba15@earlham.edu>.


Study Night at the Museum on Sunday

Come to the Joseph Moore Museum for a pre-finals study session from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., on Sunday, May 1. Eat donuts and drink coffee while studying for your final exams. Reptiles will facilitate learning. Some Teaching Assistants will be available to assist in the studying for finals. For more information, contact <jmmarketing@cs.earlham.edu>.


Student Rummage Sale on Saturday

Do you have extra stuff you want to get rid of before the end of the semester? Buy, sell and trade your personal goods at the Student Rummage Sale on Saturday, April 30, from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., at Trueblood Fieldhouse in the Athletics and Wellness Center. If you have any questions, contact Francesca Ducanes at <fpducan12@earlham.edu> or Mandisa Marks at <mlmarks12@earlham.edu>.


Townsend Community Center Revitalization Information Session at Noon

Do you know about the historic legacy of the Townsend Community Center in Richmond? In previous times, this center served as a pillar of Black and Brown communities in the city. Today, dedicated volunteers are needed to help restore Townsend and make it a space more capable of providing for the needs of these different populations in Richmond. Come to the Center for Integrated Learning at Noon on Thursday, April 28, to find out more about Townsend, its programs, and how you can be involved. Pizza will be provided. For more information, contact Asia Mapp at <ajmapp12@earlham.edu>.


“D-Stress Zone” on Monday and Tuesday

Counseling Services and Health Services are partnering with Wellness Programs and Residence Life to bring the campus community some rest and relaxation on Monday-Tuesday, May 2-3, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., in the Earlham Hall lounge. The “D-Stress Zone” features several activities aimed at facilitating “D-Stressing.” These activities will include pet therapy, chair massages and feel-good movie viewing, as well as more passive activities such as coloring, puzzles and crafts. For more information, contact Beth Esposito at <esposbe@earlham.edu>.


Help Earlham Team Win the Hult Prize

Team “Magic Bus” is one of six finalists out of 25,000 worldwide in the Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition for social entrepreneurship. Help the Earlham team win the $1 million award by contributing to its summer pilot in Kenya, which will gather key impact metrics of its venture. Donate at <www.youcaring.com/people-living-in-crowded-urban-slums-547840>. For more information, contact Leslie Ossete at <lsosset12@earlham.edu>.


A Farewell Reception

You are warmly invited to a farewell reception to recognize all the members of the Earlham community who will be leaving this semester and express your appreciation for their many contributions. Come and share some social time with these colleagues and coworkers, and wish them well on their future endeavors. The reception will be held on Thursday, May 5, from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., in the Center for the Visual and Performing Arts. Light refreshments will be served.


Outdoor Education End-of-Year Party on Friday

Those involved in Outdoor Education (or looking to be in the future) are invited to the end-of-year party on Friday, April 29, beginning at 5:00 p.m., at Foster House on 712 National Road West. Come enjoy lawn games, good music and help the program recognize its graduating seniors. For more information, contact Anneke Johnson at <amjohns06@earlham.edu>.


Jonathan Birkel’s Senior Recital on Sunday

Jonathan Birkel will be presenting his senior recital on Sunday, May 1, at 4:00 p.m., at Lingle Recital Hall in the Center for the Visual and Performing Arts. The concert is free and open to the public.


Special Study Break and Study Session at La Maison Française

French House, located at 416 College Avenue, will be hosting a combined Study Break and/or Study Session from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., on Saturday, April 30. Anyone is welcome to come spend a moment taking a break from stress and studying with some outdoor games and other fun activities, and/or take advantage of the time to study more with residents of the house, who will be available during the time for study help or review for those in French language classes. There also will be snacks and music for all. For more information, contact Lydia Jewett at <ljmille12@earlham.edu>.


Clothing Swap Begins on Thursday

The Sustainability Office will be hosting an end-of-the-semester clothing swap at Runyan Center on Thursday, April 28, from Noon - 4:00 p.m., and on Friday, April 29, from Noon - 2:00 p.m. After 2:00 p.m. on the April 29, everything is free. Anybody who donates also will be given a pass for the Solomon Climbing Wall in the Athletics and Wellness Center. For more information, contact Jada Wilbanks at <jjwilba15@earlham.edu>.


Biology Colloquium at Noon: Senior Seminar

There will be a Senior Seminar presentation titled, “In vivo genome editing with CRISPR/Cas9,” by Rose Copley, Sonia Kabra and Oscar Juez on Thursday, April 28. This Biology Colloquium will begin at Noon in the Center for Science and Technology - Room 103. Food will be provided.


SAB Event Assistant Positions Available

The Student Activities Board has seven paid positions available for the 2016-2017 academic year. If you like planning programs and organizing large events, this is the perfect job for you. More information can be found on Symplicity. Log in from the link at the Careers home page: <www.earlham.edu/careers>. Contact Tracy Dubs at <dubstr@earlham.edu> with any questions.


Climate Systems Policy Debate on Friday Afternoon

The students in GEOL 432: Climate Systems will hold a policy debate on Friday, April 29, at 1:00 p.m., in Dennis Hall - Room 314. The primary themes are socio-economic mitigation and adaptation, and scientific development. Snacks will be provided. All are welcome to attend.


Psychology and Neuroscience Senior Research Presentations

The Psychology Department invites all to attend its Senior Research presentations on Friday, April 29, from 1:00 p.m. - 2:20 p.m., in Landrum Bolling Center - Room 211. They are “The Effects of Race, Speech Patterns, and Perceptions of Crime” by Britney Ware, “Science of the Friend Zone: Romantic Context and Attraction” by Mary Laidlaw, “The Effects of Fear on Sexual Attraction” by Sarah Levine, “Meditation and Hand-Eye Coordination” by Tim Toninga, and “Remembering the Scariest Faces” by Fadi Disoki.


Psychology and Neuroscience Senior Research Presentations

The Psychology Department invites all to attend the final day of its Senior Research presentations on Tuesday, May 3, from 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m., in Landrum Bolling Center - Room 315. They are “Zinc and Depression in Women” by Sophie Carlarne, “Making America Great Again: The Role of Media in Attitudes Toward Islam” by Mussa Ibrahim, and “The Scientific Power of Exercise with Self-Affirmation” by Soe Yu Naing.


Summer Housing Applications Now Available

Applications for summer housing are now available through the Office of Residence Life. Applications received will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis ... so submit your application today. Visit <www.earlham.edu/residence-life/summer-housing> to learn more and apply.


EHJ Publication BBQ at Rose City is Today

Come to Rose City on Thursday, April 28, between 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., to celebrate the publication of Volume VIII: Issue II of the “Earlham Historical Journal” and eat free BBQ. (In case of rain, the event will be held at Virginia Cottage.) All members of the Earlham community are welcome to stop by, grab a bite to eat, and get a copy of the journal. For more information, contact Sonia Norton at <scnorton14@earlham.edu>.


Dance Alloy: “Spellbound” This Weekend

Dance Alloy performs “Spellbound,” on Friday and Saturday, April 29-30, at 7:30 p.m., in Wilkinson Theatre. Tickets are $4 for Earlham students and $5 for the public. They are available during lunch in Runyan Center and all week at the Box Office. For more information, contact Sadie Zabawa at <mmzabawa12@earlham.edu>.


College Meeting for Worship

College Meeting for Worship is held on Sundays at 1:00 p.m., in Stout Meetinghouse. On May 1, you are invited to a service of Silent Worship in the Manner of Unprogrammed Friends.


Senate Clerk Position: Deadline Extended

If you are interested in serving as the Clerk of the Senate of Earlham Student Government for the Fall of 2016, complete the following online form by Sunday, May 1: <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1mB--1KHYhPh5FLdlDZC6dI9VsJ1_nvpLMh8tsr1DC1Q/viewform>. For more information, email <esg@earlham.edu>.


Brimleys Final Concert: “Brims in Black” on Friday Evening

The Brimleys provide some a cappella on Friday, April 29, at 10:30 p.m., in Goddard Auditorium. The group will feature new songs and maybe even some new choreography. You will not want to miss “Brims in Black.” For more information, contact Eric Nicholson at <esnicho13@earlham.edu>.


Special Writing Center Hours During Exams

From Sunday, May 1, to Wednesday, May 4, there will be special Writing Center hours available. To make an appointment, you can go to <earlham.mywconline.com>. Making an appointment in the afternoon or evening is recommended, because there will be fewer consultants available than usual. If you have questions, contact Laura Leavitt at <taborla@earlham.edu>.


Move-Out Day Project

The Sustainability Office is hosting a move-out project in which you can donate your old clothing, electronics, furniture and books to Goodwill. You can drop off your things from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., on Wednesday, May 4, and Thursday, May 5, at the Dennis Hall visitor’s parking lot. For more information, contact Jada Wilbanks at <jjwilba15@earlham.edu>.


Study Night at the Museum on Sunday

Come to the Joseph Moore Museum for a pre-finals study session from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., on Sunday, May 1. Eat donuts and drink coffee while studying for your final exams. Reptiles will facilitate learning. Some Teaching Assistants will be available to assist in the studying for finals. For more information, contact <jmmarketing@cs.earlham.edu>.


Student Rummage Sale on Saturday

Do you have extra stuff you want to get rid of before the end of the semester? Buy, sell and trade your personal goods at the Student Rummage Sale on Saturday, April 30, from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., at Trueblood Fieldhouse in the Athletics and Wellness Center. If you have any questions, contact Francesca Ducanes at <fpducan12@earlham.edu> or Mandisa Marks at <mlmarks12@earlham.edu>.


Townsend Community Center Revitalization Information Session at Noon

Do you know about the historic legacy of the Townsend Community Center in Richmond? In previous times, this center served as a pillar of Black and Brown communities in the city. Today, dedicated volunteers are needed to help restore Townsend and make it a space more capable of providing for the needs of these different populations in Richmond. Come to the Center for Integrated Learning at Noon on Thursday, April 28, to find out more about Townsend, its programs, and how you can be involved. Pizza will be provided. For more information, contact Asia Mapp at <ajmapp12@earlham.edu>.


“D-Stress Zone” on Monday and Tuesday

Counseling Services and Health Services are partnering with Wellness Programs and Residence Life to bring the campus community some rest and relaxation on Monday-Tuesday, May 2-3, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., in the Earlham Hall lounge. The “D-Stress Zone” features several activities aimed at facilitating “D-Stressing.” These activities will include pet therapy, chair massages and feel-good movie viewing, as well as more passive activities such as coloring, puzzles and crafts. For more information, contact Beth Esposito at <esposbe@earlham.edu>.


Help Earlham Team Win the Hult Prize

Team “Magic Bus” is one of six finalists out of 25,000 worldwide in the Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition for social entrepreneurship. Help the Earlham team win the $1 million award by contributing to its summer pilot in Kenya, which will gather key impact metrics of its venture. Donate at <www.youcaring.com/people-living-in-crowded-urban-slums-547840>. For more information, contact Leslie Ossete at <lsosset12@earlham.edu>.


A Farewell Reception

You are warmly invited to a farewell reception to recognize all the members of the Earlham community who will be leaving this semester and express your appreciation for their many contributions. Come and share some social time with these colleagues and coworkers, and wish them well on their future endeavors. The reception will be held on Thursday, May 5, from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., in the Center for the Visual and Performing Arts. Light refreshments will be served.


Outdoor Education End-of-Year Party on Friday

Those involved in Outdoor Education (or looking to be in the future) are invited to the end-of-year party on Friday, April 29, beginning at 5:00 p.m., at Foster House on 712 National Road West. Come enjoy lawn games, good music and help the program recognize its graduating seniors. For more information, contact Anneke Johnson at <amjohns06@earlham.edu>.


Jonathan Birkel’s Senior Recital on Sunday

Jonathan Birkel will be presenting his senior recital on Sunday, May 1, at 4:00 p.m., at Lingle Recital Hall in the Center for the Visual and Performing Arts. The concert is free and open to the public.


Special Study Break and Study Session at La Maison Française

French House, located at 416 College Avenue, will be hosting a combined Study Break and/or Study Session from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., on Saturday, April 30. Anyone is welcome to come spend a moment taking a break from stress and studying with some outdoor games and other fun activities, and/or take advantage of the time to study more with residents of the house, who will be available during the time for study help or review for those in French language classes. There also will be snacks and music for all. For more information, contact Lydia Jewett at <ljmille12@earlham.edu>.


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