University to Break Ground for New Residence Hall
On March 12, The Catholic University of America will hold a ceremonial groundbreaking for Opus Hall. The new residence hall will be located near Flather Hall on the university's main campus. See story.
Arts Festival: Skewering Politics with Comedy
The President's Festival of the Arts, to be held March 11 to 18,
will feature performances of Leonard Bernstein's Candide, as well as feature films, lectures and discussions that will explore the comic opera and the novella by Voltaire on which it is based. See story.
Erasing the ‘Disabilities Difference’Global Disability Policies, a class taught by Leszek Sibilski, adjunct professor of sociology, is designed to instill awareness of the rights of people with disabilities. Attracting a diverse enrollment of students from various majors, the class examines social action, social awareness, education and employment of people with disabilities. See story.
CUA Memorabilia Needed for Student Restaurant MakeoverThe student restaurant in the Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center will have a new look after summer 2007. Students, faculty, staff and alumni have a role to play in making it happen. See story.
Nominations Due for Student Awards
The deadlines for nominating outstanding student leaders and excellent student employees are approaching: Friday, March 2 at 5 p.m. and Thursday, March 15, respectively. To read more about recommending students for leadership awards, visit http://universitycenter.cua.edu/leader/slrc.cfm. To nominate a student employee — work-study or otherwise — for recognition, visit: http://careers.cua.edu/seoty.cfm.
About Inside CUA
Inside CUA is produced eight times each year by the Office of Public Affairs. Chris Harrison, director of communications, is the editor. Lisa Carroll, information assistant, is the editorial assistant and designer. Please submit story ideas and information about recent publications, awards, media interviews or speaking engagements by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. For information about deadlines and what can be included in the "Notables" and "In the Media" sections, visit: Inside CUA Submission Guidelines.