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The Juice (Student) - Sept. 27

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Sept. 27, 2021

Get ready for Career Expo on Oct. 8Volunteers needed to take care of animals

Join the Career Expo Friday, Oct. 8, from 2 to 4 p.m. in The W's Hall of Champions. Polish your resume, dress for success and engage with professionals and Wartburg alumni. Learn about internships, jobs, grad school and volunteer service opportunities. Log into Handshake and click Events to register and view the list of employers. Direct any questions to jo.dorrance@wartburg.edu or derek.solheim@wartburg.edu.

Phi Beta Lambda kickoff tonightVolunteers needed to take care of animals

Phi Beta Lambda is a business student organization that provides professional development and networking opportunities for students across campus. We invite you to our first event of the year: Today, Sept. 27, from 7 to 8 p.m. in Buckmaster (WBC 214) we are hosting a career fair tips and tricks workshop put on by Derek Solheim to help you prepare for the upcoming career fair on Oct. 8. If you have any questions, contact phibetalambda@wartburg.edu. P.S. We will be handing out cool cookie coupons for attendees!

Wartburg Alert test today

A Wartburg Alert test will be conducted today, Sept 27. If you want to register your phone for Wartburg Alert (the college's emergency notification system), log into the InfoCenter, select Offices, then Security & Safety, then Wartburg Alert (or try clicking here). Then follow the instructions to create an account.

Incomplete grade deadlinesissing table ban

Students with incomplete grades for Winter, May or Summer 2021 courses must submit all course work to instructors by Wednesday, Sept. 29. Instructors must submit grade changes for incomplete grades to the Registrar’s Office by Wednesday, Oct. 6. If a grade change is not submitted by the deadline, the incomplete grade will be changed to an “F,” which will then be computed into the student’s cumulative grade point average.

Student Senate election results

Congratulations to the newly elected Senators for the 21-22 academic year! Thank you to everyone who participated in voting. Full Senate meetings begin on Thursday, Sept. 30, at 11:30 a.m. in Buckmaster (WBC 214) and will continue every Thursday throughout Fall Term.

Mariah Ambrose

Simone Bardawil

Samuel Bast

Ella Brase

Abby Denault

Adam Dettmer

Gordy Field

Gavin Foust-Wollenberg

Carlene Hamilton

Michael Holtz

Addyson Kaune

Dillon Kremer

JaNiya LaBeaux

Kirsten Martin

Mary McDonough

Mattie McKenna

Tapiwa Lapidos

Katheryn Opperman

Chai Reddy

Kristen Reicks

Andrea Salow

Sara Sangare

Cylie Smith

Sanam Tamang

GinaTee Tondoneh

Martha Tondoneh

Hanna Wolke

Lauren Wyffels

ETK cookie dough truck on Fridayissing table ban

🍪 Do you hear that? It’s not the ice cream truck … it’s the cookie dough truck! 🍪

🗓 Friday, Oct. 1

⏰ 1-4 p.m.

📍Campus Lawn

Come on out to Campus Lawn to enjoy some amazing cookie dough from “The Cookie Dough’tique.” The first 150 small bowls for students are FREE, so make sure to come get in line fast so you don’t miss out! It will be a great time, so mark your calendar for THIS FRIDAY! We are excited to see you there!

Sign up for Fall Fest talent showcasease Kapers audition

Do you have a talent that you want to showcase? Say no more! All are welcome to perform at the Fall Fest during Homecoming Week on Thursday, Oct. 7, at 7 p.m. on Clinton Field. Click here for the link to sign up. If you have any questions, contact homecoming@wartburg.edu or jenna.bachus@wartburg.edu.

Homecoming tees on sale this weekase Kapers audition

Homecoming Committee is still selling Homecoming shirts! Shirts will be sold Tuesdays and Thursdays at lunch and dinner in the Student Center (at the bottom of the Mensa stairs) Sept. 28 through Oct. 1. We will also be selling them at various events throughout Homecoming Week. We are getting low on specific sizes, so make sure to grab your shirt soon! Short-sleeve shirts are $15 and long-sleeve are $17.

Eat in Mensa on Tuesday, Oct. 5

Kick off Homecoming Week with Mensa Knight on Tuesday, Oct. 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. Come with friends, win prizes, and enjoy a meal together. Students without a board plan are invited to join in the fun as well — the Alumni/Parent Relations office will pay for off-campus students’ meals this evening. It will be a Knight of Wartburg fun! Follow Wartburg Homecoming on social to learn more about the prizes and giveaways.

Window painting contest ase Kapers audition

Show that you've got Knight pride by registering to participate in the Window Painting Spirit Contest during Homecoming and Family Weekend (Oct. 7-10). Window paintings that win 1st, 2nd and 3rd place will receive cash prizes of $200, $100 and $50 (only students are eligible for prizes). Painting supplies will be provided. Reminder: You MUST register to qualify for prizes. Photos submitted without prior registration will NOT be eligible for prizes. Photo submissions are due Sunday, Oct. 3, by 5 p.m. The photo here is an example of a past year’s dorm window. Click here to register your window.

Shuttle rides for upcoming breaksissing table ban

Make your reservations soon for Fall Break! The Wartburg Shuttle will be transporting students to the Waterloo airport, the Waterloo bus station and to Cedar Rapids on Saturday, Oct. 17, and returning Sunday, Oct 24. The Waterloo bus station offers direct Greyhound service to Chicago. The cost for the shuttle is $12 to Waterloo and $27 to Cedar Rapids each way. Details are available at www.Wartburg.edu/shuttle. Also, we are hiring! Check out Handshake to learn about our student driver opportunities.

Math, Computer Science & Physics Seminar tomorrowissing table ban

The first Math, Computer Science & Physics (MCSP) Department Seminar of the year will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 28, at 11:30 a.m. in room 134 of the Science Center. Zaiah Quirk (4Y Mathematics major) and Grace Greving (4Y Actuarial Science major) will speak about their recent internships at Athene as a data tech and as an actuarial intern, respectively. They will discuss their experiences in the corporate world, highlighting technical and soft skill development, including determinist vs. stochastic analysis, Tableau, SAS, and Excel VBA. All are invited to hear their presentation. Masks are required.

Pick a book for Hearthside Project

The Hearthside Project offers faculty and students the unique opportunity to connect outside the formality of the classroom. Students receive their books free of charge. Reading groups consist of one book leader and three students. To apply, send an email to the participating leader of the book you’re interested in discussing (listed below). Questions? Contact Dr. Zak Montgomery. The program was founded by the late Dr. Paula Survilla and is funded by the Slife Professorship in the Humanities and co-sponsored by the Mike and Marge McCoy Family Distinguished Chair in Lutheran Heritage and Mission.

Hearthside book leaders for fall:

Scott Larson: “The Hidden Life of Trees” by Peter Wohlleben
Cassie Hales: “Baptized in Tear Gas: From White Moderate to Abolitionist” by Elle Dowd
Amy Pilcher: “Bad Blood: Secrets and lies in a Silicon Valley Startup” by John Carreyrou
Penni Pier: “The Marrow Thieves” by Cherie Dimaline

Asian Student Association Karaoke Nightissing table ban

ASA invites all students to join in their first official event of the year! Karaoke Night will be held Friday, Oct. 1, in The W classrooms from 7 to 9 p.m. Masks will be required where social distancing is not possible. If there are any questions, please contact asa@wartburg.edu.

Service Trips Dinner Dash on Oct. 4issing table ban

Wartburg Service Trips will be hosting a Dinner Dash on Monday, Oct. 4, from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Hub. Participants will be "dashing" to raise money to meet their fundraising goal for Fall Break Service Trips. All are invited to stop in and donate, hang out, or tell your Wartburg Service Trip story. There will be music, snacks, and fun prizes! Be on the lookout from our social media pages for more details. If you would like to donate now and support our trips, visit this link. See you there!

Flu shots on campusissing table ban

Students are invited to an on-campus flu shot clinic the following times in the Neumann Auditorium Lobby:

Tuesday, Oct. 5, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 6, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Please RSVP to counseling@wartburg.edu to indicate which day you plan to attend. If you have health insurance, please bring your Insurance ID.

*If these times do not work with your schedule, you may visit the Noah Campus Health Clinic or Meyer Pharmacy to administer your flu shot.

For questions please contact Stephanie Newsom.

Sign your group up to host a Candlelight Dinnerissing table ban

Wartburg Dining Services extends an invitation to Student Senate-recognized organizations to host a traditional Candlelight Dinner. Candlelight Dinners are an excellent way to promote your organization, interact with faculty and staff, and have a fine dining experience. Candlelight Dinners are held Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. in the Heritage Room of the Student Center.

Dates for 2021-22 Candlelight Dinners are:

Nov. 3
Jan. 26
Feb. 23
March 23

Stop into the Dining Services office in the student center and talk to Chris Fosselman for more information.

The W facility dress code reminderissing table ban

As the mornings are getting colder and more people are returning to The W for their workouts, we want to remind all members about the facility dress code:

Shirts or tank tops must be worn at all times and must cover the lower back, front, and side of torso.
Lower body clothing should not have any rivets, metal, or exposed zippers.
Clean closed-toe and closed-heel athletic shoes should be put on before entering the fitness area.

In addition, all equipment should be thoroughly wiped down before and after each use.

SPIRITUAL LIFE & CAMPUS MINISTRY

Weekday Chapel services

Weekday Chapel services are from 10:15 to 10:35 a.m. each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday in Wartburg Chapel. Chapel time is a brief opportunity to gather with students, staff, and faculty to reflect on God and faith. Mondays will feature faculty and staff faith stories and blessings, Wednesdays will be a morning prayer service, and Fridays will have Senior Chapels. Interfaith chapels will be held during the last week each month.

Upcoming speakers:

Monday, Sept. 27: Dr. Joyce Boss, professor of English, Interfaith Chapel

Wednesday, Sept. 29: Morning Prayer Service

Friday, Oct. 1: Max Goodhue ’22, Senior Chapel

 

Sanctuary on Wednesdays

Sanctuary is a casual service that takes place on Wednesday nights in the Chapel Commons. It provides students with the opportunity to relax and center themselves around God’s word in the midst of their busy week. All are welcome at 9 p.m. in Chapel Commons (basement), and come early at 8:45 for snacks.
 

UPCOMING EVENTS

PBL career fair workshop
Sept. 27

MCSP Seminar
Sept. 28

ETK cookie dough truck
Oct. 1

ASA Karaoke Night
Oct. 1

Window paining contest deadline
Oct. 3

Service Trips Dinner Dash
Oct. 4

Mensa Knight
Oct. 5

Flu shot clinic
Oct. 5-6

Career Expo
Oct. 8

Deadline for The Castle submissions
Oct. 15

Fall Break
Oct. 16-24

Holden Evening Prayer services
Oct. 31, Nov. 21, Dec. 12

PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENTS

Looking for extra spending money? Dining Services wants YOU!

Dining Services is seeking the immediate hire of student employees for a variety of positions and shifts in the Mensa and Den. Dining is also seeking to hire students to assist with receiving and inventorying product from 6 to 9 a.m. and from 2 to 4 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Starting wage is $8.25 per hour. Contact susan.galloway@wartburg.edu directly or apply through www.wartburg.edu/handshake to express interest in the position openings.

Equip your tool belt with transferable job skills

Operations & Maintenance is seeking the immediate hire of student employees for a variety of positions and shifts in campus buildings and grounds. Shifts often range from one to four hours per day between the hours of 5 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Contact Lisa Dominy or apply through www.wartburg.edu/handshake to express interest in the position openings.

Free Essentrics fitness class on Tuesdays

The W will be hosting a free Essentrics fitness class every Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the aerobics room beginning Sept 21. Essentrics is a dynamic, full-body workout suitable for all fitness levels that combines stretching and strengthening while engaging all 650 muscles. This class will increase flexibility and mobility for a healthy, toned and pain-free body. Please email clay.cook@wartburg.edu with questions.

Enjoy the outdoors with gear you can check outEnjoy the outdoors on the campus lawn!

The following items are available for 24-hour check-out from the Vogel Library:

2 single and 2 double hammocks
3 folding camp chairs
2 KanJams games
2 Spikeball games
Notice of consumer information

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Voter registration information

The U.S. Department of Education requires institutions receiving federal funding to provide notice regarding how to register to vote. Find directions on how to register to vote at http://www.eac.gov/voter_resources/register_to_vote.aspx.

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