FYI Topics for Saturday November 01, 2014
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  1. Feature Your Veteran on the Chapel Big Screen for Veterans Day!
  2. Asian American Student Union Presents FUEL The Legacy
  3. Free Storytelling Workshop
  4. Motor learning study seeking 63-77 year old participants - earn $30!
  5. UMD Students:Earn up to $56 for playing a short computerized game!
  6. Alternative Breaks LaunchUMD Campaign
  7. Subway: Big Hot Pastrami Melt
  8. Maryland Dairy November's Featured Sundae: Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream!
  9. Sbarro: $7 Chicken Parm Special!
  10. University Student Judiciary
  11. Asian American Student Union Presents FUEL The Legacy
  12. Master's in Clinical Psychology Information Session
  13. 7th Annual FREE College Park Blues Festival

1. Feature Your Veteran on the Chapel Big Screen for Veterans Day!

When: Friday, October 31, 2014 7:00 AM - Friday, November 07, 2014 5:00 PM
Where: Memorial Chapel
Event Type(s): Special Event

Are you a Veteran or related to one? Submit photos of UMD-connected Veterans to umdarchives@umd.edu. Then, see you or your Veteran as part of a slide show at the Chapel for the Veterans Day Celebration on Tuesday, November 11. The service begins at 12:30 pm with the slide program starting 30 minutes earlier. Be sure to include information identifying the Veteran and his or her connection to UMD, along with an approximate date of the photo. Contact Amanda Hawk, University Archives, at ahawk@umd.edu with questions. Photos must be submitted by Fri., Nov. 7.

Website: http://www.chapel.umd.edu



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2. Asian American Student Union Presents FUEL The Legacy

When: Saturday, November 08, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Stamp Student Union : Atrium 1107
Event Type(s): Community Service

The FUEL conference aims to educate and develop leadership among UMD's Asian American Pacific Islander community. This year's theme is FUEL the Legacy commemorating the life and activism of Yuri Kochiyama.

ALL ARE WELCOME!
Though we're talking about Asian American issues, these are problems that span across community lines. Let's join together to better understand each other and make better allies.

This year we're going to open discussions about the problems of pervasive racism, of economic justice, and of patriarchal values. We'll also highlight the achievements of Black and Asian solidarity, of intersectional feminism, and of effective campaigning and organizing.

REGISTRATION IS OPEN! TO REGISTER, VISIT THE OFFICIAL FUEL THE LEGACY WEB SITE: http://umdaasu.wix.com/fuelthelegacy

Prices
By November 3rd - $3
After November 3rd - $5
Day of November 8th - $7

Website: http://umdaasu.wix.com/fuelthelegacy

For more information, contact:
Kalyn Cai & Andrew Mayton



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3. Free Storytelling Workshop

When: Wednesday, November 05, 2014 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Skinner : 2117
Event Type(s): Training,Seminar

This workshop will focus on the use of storytelling as an effective oral presentation strategy. It will be conducted by Denise Erskine-Meusa, a full-time lecturer at the University of Maryland. She is a charismatic leader and passionate storyteller who teaches courses on intra/interpersonal communication, leadership development, small group dynamics, discussion, interviewing techniques, and public address. An advocate of culturally-relevant pedagogy, she uses stories to teach and connect with her students, and strongly believes that instructors should use students' lived experiences as a teaching tool.

Website: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1VuOblcAZGJU4rJ5J5IBFd40-7eDjcd2BP_EAwxddMqk/viewform

For more information, contact:
Rowie Kirby-Straker
Oral Communication Center
+1 301 405 3137

http://www.comm.umd.edu/undergraduate/OCC



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4. Motor learning study seeking 63-77 year old participants - earn $30!

Where: School of Public Health : School of Public Health Rm 2303
Event Type(s): Other

We are looking for participants for a study investigating the influence of aging on motor learning while performing simple tasks on a computer keyboard. The study will involve one session at the Cognitive Motor Neuroscience Laboratory in the Kinesiology Dept. and will take about 2.5-3 hours to complete. Electroencephalography (EEG) will be used to measure brain activity.

Participants must be between the ages of 63-77 years, right-handed, and without any history of neurological or movement disorders.

Participants will be provided free parking in front of the building and will earn $30!

Please contact Shikha Prashad (sprashad@umd.edu) for more information.

For more information, contact:
Shikha Prashad



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5. UMD Students:Earn up to $56 for playing a short computerized game!

When: Thursday, November 06, 2014 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: 4th Floor of Chincoteague Hall : Chincoteague Hall Room 4101
Event Type(s): Other

On Thursday, November 6th at 7:30pm in 4101 Chincoteague Hall, I will conduct a computerized bargaining game experiment. You will be paid $6 for participating and you may earn up to an additional $50. Most participants earn $25 to $35 in total. The experiment will take 30 minutes or less. You will be paid in cash at the end.

You can register at:
http://www.terpconnect.umd.edu/~wlr/experiments

Please register with your University of Maryland e-mail address. If selected, you will be notified by Tuesday, November 4th and you will be provided with any additional necessary information via e-mail.

Best regards,

William Reed, Associate Professor, GVPT
For more information, contact:
Daniel Siegel
GVPT Graduate Student
dsiegel1@umd.edu

For more information, contact:
Daniel Siegel
+1 757 646 0846



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6. Alternative Breaks LaunchUMD Campaign

When: Saturday, November 01, 2014 1:00 PM - Saturday, November 22, 2014 1:00 PM
Where: Stamp Student Union : Campus Wide Campaign
Event Type(s): Special Event

Alternative Breaks is a part of the most recent LaunchUMD campaign and we need your support!

We have 30 days to meet our goal of $8,000 for the AB Scholarship Fund. By spreading the word or making a contribution at https://www.launch.umd.edu/alternativebreaks, you will be providing scholarships for an additional 35 students with financial need to participate in Alternative Breaks! AB scholarship funds go towards the costs of students' airfare or ground transportation, meals, lodging and service project supplies for their AB experience.

By supporting the AB program, you'll be impacting communities near and far and developing students into Active Citizens who are bound to have long-lasting impact on our world!

Website: https://www.launch.umd.edu/alternativebreaks

For more information, contact:
Courtney Holder
Alternative Breaks
301-314-2895



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7. Subway: Big Hot Pastrami Melt

When: Saturday, November 01, 2014 2:00 PM - Sunday, December 21, 2014 2:00 PM
Where: Stamp Student Union : TerpZone
Event Type(s): Special Event

Come by Subway in the STAMP Food Court for our November and December special: the Big Hot Pastrami Melt, piled high and packed with flavor!

Also starting November 1, 2014, choose from our Simple $6 Menu. For only $6, get a 6 inch sub, a 21 oz. fountain drink and a bag of chips.

From November 15 - December 31, take advantage of our Holiday Customer Appreciation event and get a 6" Meatball Marinara or a 6" Cold Cut Combo for only $2!

Subway Fall Hours of Operation:
Mon - Thurs: 8:00am - 9:00pm
Friday: 8:00am -- 11:00pm
Saturday: 12:30pm to 10:00pm

For more information, contact:
Dan Robertson



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8. Maryland Dairy November's Featured Sundae: Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream!

When: Saturday, November 01, 2014 3:00 PM - Sunday, November 30, 2014 3:00 PM
Where: Stamp Student Union : Maryland Dairy
Event Type(s): Special Event

Come to the Maryland Dairy in the Stamp Student Union and enjoy November's Featured Sundae: Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream!

Our Blueberry Cheesecake Ice cream is a vanilla base ice cream with blueberry compote and cheesecake pieces. This sundae is topped with teddy grahams, whipped cream, a dusting of cinnamon and a cherry. This is available in both one and two scoop varieties.

Maryland Dairy Fall Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday: 11:00AM -- 8:30PM
Saturday, 11:00AM -- 4:30PM

For more information, contact:
Dan Robertson



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9. Sbarro: $7 Chicken Parm Special!

When: Saturday, November 01, 2014 11:00 AM - Sunday, November 30, 2014 9:00 PM
Where: Stamp Student Union : Food Court
Event Type(s): Special Event

You've asked for it, and we listened. For November only, have our signature Chicken Parmesan along with a side of our seasoned roasted potatoes or freshly sautéed mixed vegetables for only $7.00!

Take advantage of our Friday Pick-Up Special too -- Any two NY Style Whole Pizzas for $20.00! (Limit of 4 pizzas)

Come by Sbarro in the STAMP Food court for these amazing deals!

Sbarro Fall Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday: 10:30am -- 9:00pm
Saturday 11:00am -- 4:00pm

For more information, contact:
Dan Robertson



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10. University Student Judiciary

Event Type(s): Other

The University of Maryland is a part of a small group of universities across the country that allows students to participate in the adjudication of academic and non-academic misconduct cases. The University Student Judiciary (USJ) is a student organization that is of the utmost importance on this campus as we hear cases that affect the university community on a daily basis.

There are five branches within USJ, allowing for a plethora of involvement opportunities. We are looking for good students who value integrity, character, and ethics in their lives. If you are interested in joining USJ, please apply here!

We are also hosting a Mock Hearing Tuesday, October 28th at 7:30pm in the Media Room of the North Campus Diner for prospective members to understand more about what USJ does on campus. Please join us during this time!


Please go to ter.ps/usjapply to apply to USJ! The deadline is Monday, November 3rd.

Website: http://ter.ps/usjapply

For more information, contact:
Ashlei Tobin-Robertson
+1 301 314 7925



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11. Asian American Student Union Presents FUEL The Legacy

When: Saturday, November 01, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Stamp Student Union : Atrium 1107
Event Type(s): Community Service

he FUEL conference aims to educate and develop leadership among UMD's Asian American Pacific Islander community. This year's theme is FUEL the Legacy commemorating the life and activism of Yuri Kochiyama.

ALL ARE WELCOME!
Though we're talking about Asian American issues, these are problems that span across community lines. Let's join together to better understand each other and make better allies.

This year we're going to open discussions about the problems of pervasive racism, of economic justice, and of patriarchal values. We'll also highlight the achievements of Black and Asian solidarity, of intersectional feminism, and of effective campaigning and organizing.

REGISTRATION IS OPEN! TO REGISTER, VISIT THE OFFICIAL FUEL THE LEGACY WEB SITE: http://umdaasu.wix.com/fuelthelegacy

Prices
By November 3rd - $3
After November 3rd - $5
Day of November 8th - $7

Website: http://umdaasu.wix.com/fuelthelegacy

For more information, contact:
Kalyn Cai & Andrew Mayton



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12. Master's in Clinical Psychology Information Session

When: Monday, November 03, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Biology - Psychology : 1245
Event Type(s): Other

The Psychology Department at the University of Maryland is pleased to offer a Master's in Clinical Psychological Science Program. The program is designed for working professionals who desire advanced knowledge in clinical science to enter, advance, or expand their career options in the mental health field. Classes are held on campus two days a week, after traditional working hours. Applications are now being accepted for the Fall, 2015 semester. No GRE or previous experience in psychology is required.

Information sessions, including more information on tuition remission, will be held MONDAY (11/03/14) from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in Biology-Psychology Room 1245. Pizza dinner will be provided.

Website: http://marylandclinicalpsychologymps.tumblr.com

For more information, contact:
Julia W Felton
+1 301 405 7190

http://marylandclinicalpsychologymps.tumblr.com



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13. 7th Annual FREE College Park Blues Festival

When: Saturday, November 08, 2014 6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Where: Ritchie Coliseum on Route 1, College Park
Event Type(s): Concert,Special Event

Memphis or bust! Come out to the College Park Blues Festival on Saturday, November 8 at Ritchie Coliseum. There will be bands, vendors, prizes, dancing, and a cash bar.

Featured bands: Jackie Scott & The Housewreckers, The DC Blues Society Band, DCBS Battle of the Bands winner, MSG Acoustic Blues Trio

Thanks to the events' sponsors: City of College Park, University of Maryland, UMD Dining Services, Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission, College Park Arts Exchange, Atomic Music

Follow the Festival on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/CollegeParkBluesFest ), invite your friends (https://www.facebook.com/events/763341957055169/ ), and follow the conversation on Twitter with #freecpbf.

Website: http://www.dcblues.org/index.php?pageRequest=College_Park_Fest



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