Writing Centers will be closed during Thanksgiving Break

The English Writing Center will be closed beginning 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 24.
The Multilingual Writing Center will be closed beginning 10:30 p.m. on Monday, November 23.
Both centers will re-open with regular operating hours on Monday, November 30.

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Deadline to Withdraw from a Course

The Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with a “W” Grade is Friday, December 11th. Please pick up the necessary form to file a “W” grade in the Registrar’s Office – all forms must be turned in no later than 4pm on Friday, December 11th. Reminder: “W” grades cannot be used for Phys Ed courses.

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Campus Alert

Campus Telephone System Maintenance

LIS will be performing maintenance on the campus telephone system on Sunday November 30th between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM. There will be a short service interruption to the system during this time frame. Please contact Jerry Bower at x 1582 or with any questions or concerns.

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Campus Internet Outage December 1st

The college's provider of the campus internet service will be performing maintenance on their network on Tuesday December 1st from 12:00AM until 6:00AM. During this time frame there will be a service interruption to the campus internet service. The college website, email and network file services will not be reachable from off campus as well. Please contact John Steely at x1613 or with any questions or concerns.

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Campus Job Opportunities

Campus Job Openings

Job Openings posted the week of November 16, 2015
This week the following positions were posted and are currently available:

• Door Checker/Monitor – Dining Services – Grade 1
• Housekeeper (2) – Facilities Management – Grade 3
• Academic Department Coordinator – Chemistry – Grade 7
• Warehousing and Transportation Manager – Dining Services - Administrative

For additional information or to apply please stop by the HR Services Office or log on to the job line at

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General Announcements

Register for Spring 2016 Sorority Recruitment

Registration is now open for Spring 2016 Sorority Recruitment! The last day we will accept registrations and fees is Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at noon. In order to participate, you must be at least a first-year, second semester student (successfully having completed at least 4 credits; Class of 2019), in good academic and disciplinary standing with Dickinson College. Recruitment will be held from Tuesday, 2/2/16 through Sunday, 2/7/16.

To register, please visit

If you have any questions, please contact The Dickinson College Panhellenic Council at

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November Grant$ & Opportunitie$ Newsletter

The current edition of the Grant$ & Opportunitie$ newsletter is available at the Web link below. The G&O features upcoming and new grant opportunities, faculty workshop and conference dates, important information pertaining to the administration of grants, and additional information. If you are an administrator and would like to receive the G&O newsletter via email, please send a message to the address listed below with “Subscribe” in the subject line and your name will be added to the email subscription list. Faculty will receive this newsletter through the Provost’s office.

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Toshiba and Lexmark Replacements Summer 2016 and Feedback Surveys

The Toshiba and Lexmark Multi-Function Printers (MFPs) are up for replacement with newer hardware this coming summer (June 2016) and input from employees who use these systems would be extremely helpful. Please check your inbox for an electronic survey which will be collecting your personal feedback (from Monday, Nov 23rd to Tuesday, Dec 1st) to gauge employee printing use and garner input regarding the operation of the MFPs, as well as the service provided by Higher Information Group (HIG) in maintaining the devices. Additionally, Representatives from HIG and User Services will be conducting a physical survey of each Toshiba and Lexmark MFP on campus (from Monday, Dec 7th to Friday, December 11th) to discuss the operation of the devices and possible replacement options with those who use the systems. Please see the physical site survey schedule for location and date/time details here:

Lastly, with the MFP hardware scheduled for replacement at the end of June 2016, multiple training opportunities will be made available and advertised in the Dickinson Today beginning in June and continuing through the fall 2016 semester.

If you have any questions about the information above or wish to provide any additional feedback, please feel free to contact Andrew Connell ( at any time. Thank you.

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Dialogue to Action: The Remix 2.0

It's time to come together and talk about what it means to be Dickinsonians. In this third Dialogue to Action event, you will have the opportunity to discuss who Dickinsonians are, what the Dickinson culture is like, why you are here, and what Dickinson will look like in 2030.

Join Student Senate, Sustained Dialogue, The Dean of Students' Office, and the Popel Shaw Center on Monday, December 7 at 6 pm in the Caf for this important dialogue and some sweet treats!

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Lost and Found

Lost: green wool jacket

Eileen Fisher M boiled wool jacket lost around Nov. 10. Please contact Thanks.

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Professional Development and Wellness

7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Facilitated by Steve Riccio, Lecturer - International Business and Management
December 4 and December 11
HUB side room 205-206 | 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People is designed for individuals to apply timeless principles that yield positive results, witness improved communication, build and strengthen relationships, increase influence, and gain better focus on critical priorities.
At the end of the program, participants will be able to:
* Prioritizing tasks
* Improving working relationships
* Becoming more efficient
* Managing multiple tasks
* Enhancing communication skills
* Voicing Opinions with Confidence
* Being patient and listening to others
* Increasing self confidence
* Being more assertive
* Improving organizational skills

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RSVP Events

Apollo Night Ticket Sales

Visit the HUB lower level on November 23, 24, 30 and December 1, 2 & 3 from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. to purchase tickets for Apollo Night. Tickets are $5 in advance or $7 the night of the event.

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Volunteer Events and Fundraising

Annual Relay for Life Basket Raffle

Tickets are now on sale for the baskets! We have 9 awesome baskets for you to bid on. They are displayed at Facilities Management in the front office so stop by and take a look during work hours. Tickets are 1 for $1 and 6 for $5. They will also be displayed in the Hub upper level outside the dining hall entrance on Nov. 18th from 11:30-1 and the Union Station on Nov. 19th from 11-1. Drawing will be Dec. 3rd at 2:30 pm at Facilities. You do not need to be here but we welcome anyone to stop in for the drawing! If you would like to sell tickets in your department- please contact Susie Thorn X1272. Please check the link for pictures and contents!

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