Calendar Events September 2013

Thursday, September 5
Opening Convocation
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Monday, September 16
Womens Tennis vs Thomas More
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, September 17
Wednesday, September 18
Womens Tennis at Earlham
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Friday, September 20
Saturday, September 21
Womens Soccer at Capital
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Men and Women Tennis at Brescia
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Womens Tennis at Oakland City
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Volleyball @ OAC-HCAC Crossover
11:30 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday, September 22
JV Football Game at Thomas More College
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Monday, September 23
Womens Tennis vs College of Mt. St. Joseph
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
GRE Introduction to the General Test
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Get up-to-the-minute information on the GRE including: An overview of the 3 test sections and the test day schedule; Tips for mastering the GRE’s computer adaptive format; Information about excellent, free test preparation materials; Handouts listing essential grad school web sites and strategies for each GRE section; Information on eligibility for fee waivers; and Target scores for a wide range of grad school programs.
Tuesday, September 24
Dream Share Project
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
GRE Quantitative Reasoning Workshop
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
With Dr. Barbara Wahl Learn lots of valuable tips and shortcuts for improving your time (and score) on the quantitative section This workshop will provide: A complete 100 page ETS Math Review booklet for all who sign up by Monday of the workshop week, Practice questions demonstrating question types, Handouts with strategies to approach the Quantitative Reasoning section
GRE Verbal Reasoning Workshop
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Practice each of the three types of verbal reasoning questions and get tips on how you can improve your efficiency and improve your skill on those that challenge you. The workshop will include practice questions and an introduction to PowerPrep, and handouts with strategies to approach each type of question.
Wednesday, September 25
Volleyball vs Marian University
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Applying to Grad School Workshop
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
We will consider questions such as: Should you go to grad school? When should you go? Which program should you pick? We’ll also discuss: Strategies for researching and selecting programs Admission tests Writing statements of purpose Letters of recommendation Application deadlines Interviews Financial aid
Womens Tennis vs KY Wesleyan
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday, September 26
Richard Lugar Academy Presentation
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Lugar Academy is an opportunity for students to gain a first-hand look at the Washington political and policymaking process. Students meet and interact with Senator Richard G. Lugar and learn from his experiences and insights as Indiana's longest-serving senator and the former mayor of Indianapolis. Lugar Academy students entering this fall hold internships with a variety of institutions and public officials, including Senator Donnelly and Representative Brooks, and meet with Senator Lugar every Friday. Conor Burns, the Director of the Lugar Academy in Washington, D.C. will be making the presentation. Let us know you can be there - contact us at
GRE Analytical Writing Focus Session
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
We will offer you: Tips in approaching the writing tasks, An overview of the way in which writing samples are scored, Practice in developing a typical GRE essay, and Information on the complete pools of questions from which yours will be drawn on test day
Saturday, September 28
Volleyball at Centre Tri Match
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Womens Tennis at Huntington
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Womens Tennis at Defiance
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday, September 30
Writing your Curriculum Vitae Workshop
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Learn how to write a Curriculum Vitae (otherwise known as a “CV” or an “academic résumé”); critique sample CVs; find out the critical information to include (and to avoid!) and get tips for formatting your CV effectively.