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Get started today by submitting your request to: www.usj.edu/marketingrequest
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Looking for USJ online? We are here! Tag us #usjct, update us @usjct, and share what you are doing!
Contact: Caitlin Fitzgerald, communications specialist, at 860.231.5334 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
USJ Welcomes New Staff
University of Saint Joseph welcomes a new staff members. See below for information about the new addition to the USJ community:
Wade Keith, custodian, Facilities
Eva Peart, transportation assistant, Public Safety
Contact: Na-Tasha Bryan, human resources specialist, at email@example.com or 860.231.6740
Mail Services Hours over Holiday Break
Tuesday, December 24: Closed
Wednesday, December 25: Closed
Thursday, December 26: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Friday, December 27: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Monday, December 30: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 31: Closed
Wednesday, January 1: Closed
For more information, contact Kathy Lucas, coordinator, Mail Services, at 860.231.5402 or firstname.lastname@example.org
OxFam Hunger Banquet and Food Drive
On the evening of Tuesday, December 3rd, all are invited to attend USJ’s OxFam Hunger Banquet.
More information forthcoming—Contact Ginny Doxsey (email@example.com) or Kate Stratton (firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions.
In the meantime…
We are hosting a campus-wide FOOD DRIVE to benefit Manna Assistance & Advocacy’s Food Pantry and Catherine’s Place—two FANTASTIC, local organizations affiliated with USJ’s ongoing Wellness Center outreach!
That’s right, in preparation for the OxFam Hunger Banquet, we will be collecting the following food items:Coffee
Jelly / jam
Whole wheat pasta
Please bring these items to the Campus Ministry Office or to Student Affairs, McGovern Hall 2nd floor. This food drive will continue until the end of the fall semester.
Festival of Lights
On Sunday, December 8, 2013 the University of Saint Joseph (USJ) will host its annual Festival of Lights, an ecumenical celebration of the season of Advent.
The Festival will be held at 4:00 p.m. in The Connor Chapel of Our Lady on the University’s West Hartford campus located at 1678 Asylum Avenue. This program is free of charge and the general public is cordially invited to attend.
For more information, contact Kate Stratton, M.Div., director of Campus Ministry, at 860.231.5269 or email@example.com.
A combination of Scripture, music, liturgical dance and prayer, the Festival of Lights features: the University of Saint Joseph Chapel Choir and Instrumental Ensemble, under the direction of Ezequiel Menendez, D.M.A.; the USJ Dance Ensemble, directed by Susan Murphy, M.A.; Queenes Companye, directed by Mark Zelinsky, PhD; Voices of Praise Gospel Choir; and the Gengras Center Choir, directed by Richard Alfonso. During the Festival, the congregation will participate in a traditional candle-lighting ceremony, recognizing the community’s spiritual joy and hope for the upcoming holiday season.
Festival of Lights Dinner
Immediately following this event, all are invited to the Festival of Lights Dinner in USJ’s McGovern Café. Admission: $15 per person; children ages 12 and under: $5. Dinner is free for students with a meal swipe!
INTERESTED IN SINGING WITH THE FESTIVAL CHOIR?
Director of Music Ezequiel Menendez cordially invites all USJ alumni, faculty, staff, students, friends, and family to participate in the Festival Choir! Simply come to the following open rehearsals, held in the Connor Chapel of Our Lady on the USJ campus:
- Tuesday, December 3rd, at 5:30
- Thursday, December 5th, at 5:30
Want more information? Contact Ezequiel Menendez at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Department of Social Work & Latino Community Practice and Graduate Admissions Presents: MSW Workshop
Saturday, December 14, 2013
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Mercy Hall, Crystal Room
The Master’s of Social Work (MSW) Workshop will assist interested students with the admissions process for the new MSW program. Prospective students will learn how to navigate the admissions process by discussing topics, including:
- What is a personal statement? What should I write about?
- How do I obtain my official transcripts?
- Who should I ask to write a letter of recommendation on my behalf?
This unique workshop will familiarize students with the admissions process as well as provide a general overview of the new MSW program at the University of Saint Joseph.
Presenter: Luis Moyano, director, Graduate Admissions & Academic Services
Pizza will be served
Please list Michael Saraceno as a Contact: R.S.V.P. to Michael Saraceno at email@example.com
Save the Date - USJ Night at the Hartford Wolf Pack
University of Saint Joseph's Chapel and Chamber Choirs will be performing the National Anthem at the game. We encourage everyone to wear their Saint Joe's gear and show their spirit. Our Blue Jay will also
be making a special appearance!
January 29, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
Ticket cost is $10 per person. Reserve tickets today by contacting us at 860.231.5888 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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