Red Devil Youth Basketball Camps

Limited space still available for Red Devil Youth Basketball Session I (6/8-6/12) and PA Skills Academy Overnight Camp (6/17-6/20). Please sign up ASAP!

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Campus Job Opportunities

Campus Job Openings

Job Openings posted the week of May 18, 2015
This week the following positions were posted and are currently available:

• Cook Dining Hall – Dining Services – Grade 4

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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College Farm and Sustainability

High Tunnel Twilight Meeting at the College Farm, Thursday May 28

Penn State Extension and the Dickinson College Farm are excited announce an evening program targeted at High Tunnel Production issues. We will be meeting in and around the Dickinson College high tunnels. Discussion for the evening will be focused on dealing with high tunnel pest management, nutrient management and trellising solutions. Bring your problems, soil tests, tissue analysis and other high tunnel issues for group discussion(s).

There is no charge for this program, but preregistration is required as we will have food on hand for hungry farmers. The program begins at 6:00 PM and should end by 8:30 PM. Directions to the Dickinson College Farm: To register, please call the Penn State Cumberland Office at 717-240-6500 and let us know who is coming.

Date: May 28, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Dickinson College Farm

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Learn how to forage for Wild Edibles at the College Farm - Saturday May 30

Stalking Wild Edibles
Saturday, May 30th, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
$10 CSA or PASA members/$12 non-members
Discounted tickets available for students.
Dickinson College Farm, 553 Park Drive, Boiling Springs, PA
Back by popular demand, local forager Dawn Toutkaldjian joins Dickinson College Farm to impart her wisdom and enthusiasm for foraging wild edibles. This meandering workshop will take place in and amongst the fields at the College Farm. Participants will learn how to identify medicinal and nourishing edibles otherwise mistaken as weeds!

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General Announcements

Older Toddler & Preschool Openings for 2015-2016 Children's Center

The children's center is now enrolling in the older toddler rooms and preschool rooms for the 2015-2016 school year. Please contact the center at 245-1088 for more information.

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Children's Center 25th Anniversary Open House Celebration

The Children's Center will be celebrating their 25th Anniversary with an Open House. The Open House will be held on Sunday, May 31st from 1-4 PM. Please call the center if you would like any more information.

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Northeast Rail Service

For any of you still on campus and planning travel to the Northeast by train in the next few days, we wanted to be sure you were aware of the interruptions for Amtrak service as a result of the train derailment earlier this week. We encourage you to check for the most current information about Amtrak service, especially between Philly and NYC.

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2015-2016 Open Enrollment!

Full-time employees should complete annual open enrollment and retirement elections via Self Service Banner. Current insurance benefits, retirement amounts and annual giving contributions will continue into 2015-16 if no changes are made; however, flexible spending accounts require an active re-enrollment. Check the 2015-2016 Open Enrollment website for important information and details on how to complete the open enrollment process. The deadline is June 3, so don’t delay, make those elections today!

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LOCALTUNITY- We Buy: You Eat Shop at Farmers on the Square, Eat Healthier with Fellow Dickinsonians & Build Community

A community opportunity- Groups of three or more Dickinson employees and/or students are invited to Shop Farmers on the Square (FOTS) together for fresh foods grown by local farmers and receive one $5 token per person to use at the market. Add to the fun and receive an additional $5 token per person by cooking and sharing a meal together. Help us build community, buy local, and be well.
The program re-launched on May 6, 2015, and will continue until funds run out. Visit the HUB information desk on Wednesdays to sign-up. Limited to two sign ups per Dickinsonian. Participation is limited and certificates are offered on a first come first serve basis. Check out the website for more information on the process. The program ends when all tokens have been distributed. LOCALTUNITY is currently sponsored by the Center for Sustainability Education, Wellness Center, the Class of 2015, Student Development and Farmers on the Square.

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Dickinson Mobile - New and Improved

Dickinson Mobile is now available in the iTunes App Store and the Android Marketplace. You can also access the new app on the mobile web at Dickinson Mobile has an improved user interface and many content enhancements. Functional improvements such as the ability to view more than the current day’s dining menu are also now available. Look for updates such as viewing course schedules and dining balances to be released in time for the 2015-2016 academic year.

The older Dickinson mobile app (powered by Boopsie, Inc.) will be discontinued May 31, 2015.

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Summer Outdoor Adventures

This summer we will be running a series of outdoor adventure programs for students, faculty, and staff who are on campus to provide opportunities for Dickinsonians to get outside and experience the natural landscape of Pennsylvania.

Trips and links to more information are listed below:

Ohiopyle White Water Rafting Trip:

Susquehanna River Trail Canoeing Trip:

Outdoor Evening Series:

All trips require advanced registration.

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Summer Intramural Sports Leagues

Summer intramural leagues will run from June 15– August 6. We will offer Sand Volleyball on Mondays and Wednesdays and Soccer on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Games will be organized by the Office of Campus Recreational Programs, but they will be self officiated. All equipment will be provided. Games will run in the evenings from 5:30– 8:30pm. All registration will take place on So, find some co-workers, friends, and fellow soccer/volleyball enthusiasts and make a team!

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Summer Office Hours

Beginning on Tuesday, May 26, the Student Accounts Office will begin summer hours 8 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday. This will extend through Friday, August 14. The Cashier's Office hours remain 10 am to 2 pm, Monday through Friday.

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Lost and Found

Lost: iPad

iPad lost Friday, May 8. Last seen on a bench in garden between Old West and East College. If found, please return to Public Safety.

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Professional Development and Wellness

Professional Development Day

Register now to participate on June 11 in Professional Development Day. This year’s theme is “Seeing Our Campus as One Community”. The day will give all Dickinson employees the opportunity to gain an understanding of how their everyday actions contribute to a healthy, vibrant and unified campus community.

The morning will offer a Human Resource Services Update and the Keynote presentation. The afternoon offers two concurrent sessions, choose the one that best fits your needs.

Human Resource Services Update 8:45 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. – Gain valuable information about several HRS initiatives currently taking place on our campus.

Keynote Session 9:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. - "Our Daily Impact on the Student Experience"- Building an engaging environment for a sustainable future takes a collective effort. Each member of our community has a unique opportunity to individually and collectively contribute to the future of Dickinson College and positively impact the student experience. Join this session to learn how 3 key areas of our campus are working together as "One Community" in creating a strong foundation to grow our future.

After the session stay for lunch and continue the conversation!

Concurrent Sessions – 12:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Session A - "Happy" an engaging film about the pursuit of happiness. The movie "Happy" has been viewed by hundreds of our students. Join us for a special viewing of the movie and join in a facilitated conversation about how each of us can find happiness in our daily lives both at work and off work.

Session B - What Diversity Looks Like on Our Campus - This interactive session facilitated by members of the Center for Service, Spirituality, and Social Justice (formerly Community Service & Religious Life), Women's & Gender Resource Center, Center for Global Study & Engagement, Violence Prevention Coordinator, and LBGTQ Services will lead us in activities and a discussion of the issues that are most pressing in our community.

Professional Development Day is open to all campus community members! Join us for the full day or pick the session(s) that meet your individual interests.

Registration requested in CLIQ via the Gateway or contact Dennette Moul, Organizational Development & Training Specialist for specific information.

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Volunteer Events and Fundraising

Coffee and Tea Fundraiser for May Service Trip - It's Not Too Late!!

Want to help support the Arizona/New Mexico Service Trip in May? It is not too late to buy coffee and tea! The varieties are:

Moroccan Mint Tea
Dragon Well
Earl Grey
Northwest Blackberry
Celtic English Tea
Black tea

Café Peru
Agate Pass

You can purchase online at: . For more information or please contact or stop by Landis House!

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