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The Juice (Faculty/Staff) - May 3

Dining hours for May Term, ETK Large Event details
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May 3, 2021

Dining hours during May Term, Commencement weekend

Please click here to see a PDF of Dining Services hours for May Term and click here for dining hours during Commencement weekend.

 

Parts of campus closed for ETK Large Event

The following areas will be closed ALL DAY on Thursday, May 6, for ETK Large Event. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.

The skywalks between the CTC building and the Bachman Fine Arts Center
The Chapel
Neumann Auditorium and any rooms or hallways accessing the greenrooms around Neumann Auditorium.

 

Parking and road closure: First Avenue NW between the roundabout and F Lot will be closed Tuesday, May 4, through Friday, May 7, for ETK Large Event. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you. Please reach out to us at etk@wartburg.edu with any questions.

Mail Center update on outgoing mail departure

The deadline for outgoing mail departing campus is changing per a request from the USPS. Outgoing mail will now leave campus at 2:45 p.m., Monday through Friday. Mail brought to the Mail Center after 2:45 p.m. will not be guaranteed to leave that day, but will be brought to the Post Office the following morning. Please note that the deadline for Next Day service remains at noon. Please contact mailroom@wartburg.edu with questions.

 

ITS equipment for sale on Public Surplus site

ITS will periodically list electronic equipment for sale on the Public Surplus site at this link. The site is open to anyone; all Public Surplus terms and conditions will apply.

 

Are you fully vaccinated?

If so, please send in a photo of your completed vaccination card to covidresponse@wartburg.edu. This will help the college get an updated count of how many on campus are vaccinated and help to plan mitigation efforts for the summer and for the 2021-22 academic year.

 

Vaccine clinic on campus this Friday

The college has secured additional doses of the Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) single-dose vaccine (approved for those 18 and older) for members of the Wartburg community on Friday, May 7, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The vaccines will be administered by HyVee in Levick Arena. HyVee recommends that students who live outside Iowa use their Wartburg address (100 Wartburg Blvd., Waverly, IA, 50677) as their address. An insurance card is NOT required to obtain the vaccine. All individuals must wait at least 15 minutes in the arena after receiving the vaccine, so please plan accordingly. This clinic is meant for Wartburg students, faculty, and staff. Please do not share this link with others.

Click here to secure your appointment for the one-dose Janssen/Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

 

If you received the first dose of the Pfizer vaccine on April 16, please check your inbox for an email from covidresponse@wartburg.edu for your link to schedule an appointment for the second dose of that vaccine. If you did not receive that email but believe you should have, please email covidresponse@wartburg.edu.

 
SPIRITUAL LIFE & CAMPUS MINISTRY
Tuesday Bible Study during May Term

Come to Bible Study every Tuesday during May in the Chapel Commons at 4 p.m. We’ll dive into the Word and do fun activities every week! All are welcome.

There are no Weekday Chapel services during May Term.
Pastor Brian Beckstrom and Pastoral Intern Rebecca Baird are available to the campus community on the third floor of the Chapel.

 

Sanctuary at 8 p.m. on Wednesdays

During May Term, Sanctuary will begin at 8 p.m. on Wednesday nights. Expect a relaxed time of Bible study, fellowship, worship band music, prayers, and communion. All are welcome! Worship begins in the Chapel sanctuary at 8, come early at 7:45 for snacks. On May 5, Sanctuary will be a “Holden Evening Prayer Service” in the Chapel.

 

Upcoming events

Free Essentrics fitness classes
May 3, 10, 17

May Term begins
May 3

ETK Large Event: Eli Young Band
May 6

Student tuition account charges due
May 7

Vaccine clinic on campus
May 7

Buzz Levick celebration of life service
May 8

Alliance Drag Show
May 15

Commencement
May 30

PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENTS

Faculty and staff, you can pre-order Den items to take home for an easy meal! Simply go to the GET site, click on Den, choose the pick-up time you want, and the Dining staff in the Den will have your order ready to go when you want it. Burgers, calzones, appetizers, sandwiches and more are available for carry-out.

 

Extended library hours during Finals

During May Term, the Vogel Library will be open during its regular hours, which can be viewed at this link.

 

Student tuition account charges due May 7

As the academic/fiscal year winds down, the Business Office would like to make sure all student tuition accounts are up to date. We are reminding all departments that any charges that need to be reflected on a Student Tuition Account must be received by the Business Office no later than Friday, May 7. It is important to get any outstanding charges reflected as soon as possible, especially for graduates, as diplomas and transcripts will not be released until the student account is paid in full. We do realize there are some charges that will come in after the above due date, due to the nature of the charge, such as parking fees/fines, bookstore rentals, and dorm checkout charges. Please click here to access the form to submit charges. If you have any questions, please contact the Business Office at 352-8411.

 

 
CONDOLENCES

The Wartburg community extends it condolences to the family and friends of Kathy Meyer-Thomas, a former faculty member in physical education, who passed away in Mayville, North Dakota, on April 27 at age 63. She also coached Wartburg women's volleyball and women's basketball in the 1980s. A public graveside memorial service will be held at a later date in the Mayville Cemetery. Please click here to read the obituary.

 

The Wartburg community extends its condolences to the family and friends of Lewis "Buzz" Levick, who died April 26 in Waverly at age 94. Buzz was the head men's basketball coach at Wartburg from 1965 to 1993. He retired in 1993 and was also professor emeritus of physical education. A Celebration of Life service will be held at Levick Arena on Saturday, May 8, at 10:30 a.m. COVID-19 protocol will be followed, and everyone attending must wear a mask. The funeral service will be live streamed through Knight Vision at this link. Burial will be at the Harlington Cemetery in Waverly with military rites. Visitation will be Friday, May 7, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home in Waverly. Please click here to view the obituary.

 

PROFESSIONAL NEWS

Dr. Kunihiko (Kuni) Terasawa, associate professor of religion, presented his paper titled “A Japanese Social Christian Leader, Toyohiko Kagawa in the Transnational Context of Asia and the Pacific Rim” in the section of Promises of Asian Christianity at the ASIANetwork Annual Conference on April 17.

 

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