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The Juice (Student) - Oct. 10

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Oct. 10, 2022

Reserve parking on Friday for inauguration guests

Please refrain from parking in E Lot (east of the Student Center) or F Lot (south of the Chapel and Fine Arts Center) on Friday, Oct. 15. Inauguration guests and delegates will be directed to park in those areas.


Everyone is welcome to attend the inauguration at 2:30 p.m. in Neumann Auditorium; the event will also be live streamed on Knight Vision.

Wartburg Track & Field sets rummage sale
A Track & Field rummage sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, in The W’s Hall of Fame Room. All items must go. Cash, checks, and Venmo will be accepted. Items for sale include miscellaneous T-shirts, sweatshirts, sweatpants, and hats. Remaining items will be offered for sale at the Renaissance Faire on Saturday, Oct. 15.
ITS schedules open house
ITS will have an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct 18., in CTC 100/101. Stop in to meet the staff and enjoy some refreshments!
Apply for language study experiences

U.S. students can apply now to study one of 14 critical languages (not French, German, or Spanish) with the summer 2023 CLS Program, a fully funded, overseas, intensive language and cultural immersion experience. Application deadline is Nov. 15.

Additionally, CLS Spark is an online summer 2023 language intensive program for U.S. students to learn beginning Arabic, Chinese, or Russian, sponsored and fully funded by the U.S. State Department. Applications are due by Nov. 15.

Check the website for the program you’re interested in and then talk soon with Kathleen Sihler, scholarship and fellowship adviser.

S.A.F.E. plans Spooky Movie Night
Join S.A.F.E. for a Spooky Movie Night at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, in the Grossman Classroom. Activities include coloring, snacks, and a movie. Email questions to safe@wartburg.edu.
Sign up to speak to Student Senate
Student Senate holds full meetings every Thursday at 11:30 a.m. in Buckmaster (WBC 215). Guest speakers are welcome to talk about any topic of their choosing. We welcome students, faculty, staff, and community members. Please fill out this form if you are interested in being a guest speaker. Email Ryleigh Parrack with questions.
Journaling, yoga combo planned on campus mall

Join JO-YO on the campus mall Monday, Oct. 17, starting at 6:30 p.m. This is a wellness workshop that combines both journaling and yoga. Bring a yoga mat or towel and something to journal with as Kayla Becker from Stories in Motion LLC leads this stress-free opportunity.

Dance Marathon schedules first Miracle Meeting

Dance Marathon will hold its first Miracle Meeting at 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, in the ballrooms. Executive team, morale captains, and participants are expected to attend.


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 feature faculty and staff faith stories and blessings, Wednesdays include Holy Communion to which all are welcome, and Fridays have Senior Chapels.

Upcoming speakers:
Monday, Oct. 10: Debora Johnson-Ross
Wednesday, Oct. 12: Pastor Liz Bell
Friday, Oct. 14: No Chapel due to Inauguration

Each month will have a prayer focus. In October, please join us in praying for faculty, staff, and students involved in Business Administration, Economics, Athletics, The W, Alumni & Parent Engagement, Spiritual Life & Campus Ministry, Dining Services, and the Office of the President.
Sanctuary on Wednesdays

Sanctuary is a casual service that takes place Wednesday nights. All are welcome to relax and center themselves around God’s word in the midst of their busy weeks. Service begins at 9 p.m. in the Chapel Commons, lower level, with snacks served beforehand at 8:45.


Alliance Coming Out Day Panel
Tuesday, Oct. 11

Volleyball vs. Coe College
Wednesday, Oct. 12

Knight's Nite
Thursday, Oct. 13

Alumni Wing Feed
Thursday, Oct. 13

Men's Soccer vs. UW-Platteville
Friday, Oct. 14

Inauguration of Rebecca Neiduski
Friday, Oct. 14

Kastle Kapers
Friday, Oct. 14

Homecoming Parade
Saturday, Oct. 15

Renaissance Faire
Saturday, Oct. 15

Football vs. Nebraska Wesleyan
Saturday, Oct. 15

Wartburg Community Symphony 70th Anniversary Alumni Concert
Saturday, Oct. 15

Homecoming & Family Weekend Worship
Sunday, Oct. 16

Wartburg Choir Concert
Sunday, Oct. 16

Women's Soccer vs. Saint Benedict
Sunday, Oct. 16

Wind Ensemble Concert
Sunday, Oct. 16


FAFSA can now be filed for 2023-24

The 2023-24 FAFSA is now available. Every student who will receive financial aid for the 2023-24 school year should submit one. The Financial Aid Office highly recommends using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to ensure correct 2021 tax information is used. Much of the information will carry over from your 2022-23 FAFSA, but Wartburg’s code is #001896 if you need to enter it again.


If you’re interested in a monthly payment plan for Winter Term, please contact the Business Office. Contact the Financial Aid Office if you would like to discuss loan options.

Noah Campus Health Clinic available for appointments

Noah Campus Health Clinic is an outpatient clinic on Wartburg's campus that can meet most health needs of students, faculty, staff, and immediate family members. Medical conditions that go beyond the scope of the clinic are referred to off-campus providers. Noah Campus Health Clinic is in Suite 1392 on the lower level of The W. You can make an appointment online or call 319-352-8436 to schedule one. Same-day appointments are often available.

Cash advance, bag requests due by Oct. 14
Please submit cash advance and cash bag requests for Fall Break and service trips to the Business Office no later than Oct. 14 to be ready for pickup by Oct. 27. Sooner is always appreciated.
Mail delivery unavailable Oct. 10
There will be no incoming or outgoing mail on Monday, Oct. 10, due to the federal holiday. Please note that Amazon deliveries and packages reported as “delivered” on Saturday, Oct. 8, by the shipper will not be available until Tuesday, Oct. 11. Please contact the Mail Center with questions.
Small-group book discussions planned through Hearthside Project

The Hearthside Project offers faculty and students the unique opportunity to connect outside the formality of the classroom by reading and discussing a book together. Students receive their books free of charge. Reading groups consist of one book leader and three students. To apply, email the leader of the book you’re interested in discussing:


“An Academic Life: A Memoir” by Hanna Holborn Gray, led by Ruth Bahe-Jachna
“The Cellist of Sarajevo” by Steven Galloway, led by Scott Larson
“Under the Whispering Door” by TJ Klune, led by Penni Pier
“Zenzele: A Letter for My Daughter” by J. Nozipo Maraire, led by Debora Johnson-Ross


Email Dr. Zak Montgomery with questions.

Submissions sought for The Castle
Wartburg College's literary magazine, The Castle, is now accepting submissions for its Winter 2023 edition. The deadline for submission is April 14, 2023. The Castle will accept graphic works, photography, and artworks of any medium as long as they are submitted electronically.
Check Handshake for on-campus employment opportunities

Looking to earn some extra spending money yet maintain flexibility with your schedule? Apply for on-campus jobs today on Handshake, Wartburg’s online job board. Areas currently hiring include Dining Services - Special Events Staff, ITS – Help Desk Consultants, Operations & Maintenance – Custodial Staff, Music Department – Recital Attendants & Recorders, Journalism & Communications – Knightvision Crew Members, and Alumni & Parent Engagement – Knightcallers. Email questions about the Student Employment Program to studentemployment@wartburg.edu.

Nominate high school teachers for award
Graduating students: Did you have a high school teacher who inspired you and contributed to your accomplishment of earning a baccalaureate degree from Wartburg College? If so, please nominate your teacher for the Outstanding High School Teacher of the Year Award. Anyone is eligible, regardless of residence. Winning teachers will receive $500. In addition, a $500 scholarship will be made available to a rising senior from your high school. Nominations must be received by Nov. 1.
Serve the United Way as student board representative

Wartburg College and the Waverly-Shell Rock Area United Way are seeking a student representative to serve on the board of directors, with service beginning in winter 2023 and concluding in December 2024. This is great opportunity to make a difference in the local community and develop skills that will prove valuable in other settings.


Interested students should plan to be in the Waverly community during their entire time of board service and will be responsible for attending monthly meetings, a day of nonprofit agency funding hearings, and subcommittee meetings. Please email Jill Krall at director@wsrunitedway.org to express interest. On-campus contacts are Tammy Faux, Tricia Coleman-Waterbury and Michael Gleason. Interested students should attend the Oct. 17 meeting of the board. Additional information will be provided to those who have expressed interest.

Turn on MFA to enter gift card drawing

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and ITS is working to move students to multifactor authentication (MFA). As an incentive, any student who elects to be an early adopter and enables MFA on their Wartburg account in October will be placed into a drawing for one of 10 $5 gift cards good at any retail dining location on campus. To sign up, fill out this form by 8 p.m. Oct. 31.


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