Expanding Environmental Consciousness, Truman’s only student-led discussion class, will take place on Mondays from 6:30-8:20 p.m. Students who wish to take the class should register under BIO444: Section 05, CRN: 7968. The $50 add/drop fee will be waived for a limited amount of time. Contact Cassie Phillips at 785.7225 for more information.

National Education Association will have their first meetin
g from 5:30-6:30 p.m., Sept. 13, in Violette Hall 1300. The National Education Association-Student Program (NEA-SP) is an organization for students interested in education and the MAE program. The student representative from the state level, Steve McLuckie, will be speaking. Contact Jessica Winders at for more information.

Tau Lambda Sigma, a local service sorority, will have a recruitment game night at 7 p.m., Sept. 13, in the SUB Governors Room. The sorority will have a service night at 7 p.m., Sept. 14, in the SUB Alumni Room. Contact Sarah Anderson at 627.5673 or for more information.

The American Marketing Association will have an informational meeting
at 7 p.m., Sept. 13, in Violette Hall 1010. This meeting is for students who may be interested in joining AMA. This organization is open to all students. For more information contact Carla Tillman at 627.2473 or

Alpha Sigma Gamma, a service sorority, will have an information night from 7:30-9:30 p.m., Sept. 13, in the SUB Alumni Room. They will host a service night from 7-9 p.m., Sept. 14, in the Ryle Hall Main Lounge. A fellowship night will be from 7:30-9:30 p.m., Sept. 15, in the SUB Governors Room. Contact Emilee at 665.8131 or for more information.

An open meeting for Alpha Phi Omega
will be from 4:30-5:30 p.m., Sept. 14, in the SUB Georgian Room. Alpha Phi Omega is a national coed service organization dedicated to leadership, friendship and service. Additional meetings will be from 7-8 p.m., Sept. 14 and Sept. 15, in Violette Hall 1010. Students interested in joining may attend one of the three open meetings.

Rotaract Club will have an information night at 7 p.m., Sept. 14, in the SUB Room 309. Truman’s Rotaract Club is a professional service organization sponsored by Rotary International for young men and women ages 18 to 30. Rotaract focuses on community service, professional development and international awareness. They are looking for new members to join them in their mission. For more information, contact Lauren Durand at 665.1082 or

Sigma Lambda Gamma and Sigma Lambda Beta will have an informational meeting from 7-8 p.m., Sept. 14, in the SUB Room 307. Sigma Lambda Beta is an international, multicultural social and service fraternity; Sigma Lambda Gamma is a national, multicultural social and service sorority. For additional information, contact Tamaka Mann at 627.5466 or

The final application deadline for potential spring 2006 Washington Center Program Interns
is Sept. 15. The first application deadline for summer 2006 is also Sept. 15. For more information, visit or contact Diane Tobin Johnson at 785.7852 or

Sigma Alpha, a professional agriculture sorority, will be having recruitment events
until Sept. 15. They will have an event at 7 p.m., Sept. 15, in Barnett Hall 268. Contact Catherine Zivnuska at 785.7303 or for more information.

The Global Issues Colloquium will take place from 7-9 p.m., Sept. 15, in Violette Hall 1000. Wolfgang Hoeschele will be presenting “Allocating Scarcity.” Contact Julie Lochbaum at for more information.

The Biology Seminar Series continues from 12:30-1:20 p.m., Sept. 16, in Magruder Hall 2050. Johannes Schul, associate professor in the division of biological sciences at the University of Missouri-Columbia, will speak about “Acoustic Communication in Katydids (Orthoptera: Tettigonlidae): Mechanisms, Evolution and Evolutionary Mechanisms.”

The faculty/staff Tech Break
will feature Diane Richmond discussing “TruView Groups vs. Group Web Sites” from 2-3 p.m., Sept. 16, in the SUB Governors Room.

Rotaract Club presents “Motorcycle Diaries”
from 6-9 p.m., Sept. 16, in Violette Hall 1000. This is the first show in the semester-long foreign film series presented by Rotaract Club. Contact Brynn Weimer at 665.3452 or for more information.

The Student Activities Board (SAB) presents a double-feature drive-in movie
at 8 p.m., Sept. 16, in Red Barn Park. Students are encouraged to bring a lawn chair or blanket. Popcorn and soda pop will be provided. Call 785.4722 for more information.

Sigma Chi Delta recruitment will be Sept. 19-23. Go to for more information or contact Jamie Larson at 314.330.9344.

The last day to drop a full-term fall 2005 course without a W appearing on transcript is Sept. 23. Students may drop courses via TruView using their fall 2005 RAC number, or in person in the Registrar’s Office between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. A $50 add/drop fee will be assessed. Contact A. Kay Anderson at 785.4143 or for more information.

The American Association of University Professors (AAUP) will meet at 4:30 p.m., Sept. 23, at the University Club. Contact Marc Becker at 785.6036 for more information.

Truman’s Equestrian Team will be hosting a Western IHSA Horse Show
beginning at 10 a.m., Sept. 24, at the University Farm. The show will continue at 8 a.m., Sept. 25, at the University Farm. Contact Noelle Hunt at for more information.

David Dillard and Shannon McGinnis will perform Franz Schubert’s "Winterreise"
from 7:30-9 p.m., Sept. 26, in the Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall. Dillard will be featured on baritone; McGinnis will be featured on piano. For additional information, contact McGinnis at 785.4446.

The Women’s and Gender Studies Committee invites Gender and Empire Papers
from members of the Truman and Kirksville communities. Please send abstracts to Linda Seidel, Division of Language and Literature, Truman State University or The deadline in Jan. 31, 2006.

107.5 FM is accepting applications for disc jockeys. Applications are available online at No experience is required.

The Brashear Elementary After-School Program is looking for Truman students, faculty, staff and organizations to share their knowledge and talents with the elementary students. This may be done through hands-on activities, displays, interactive presentations, performances, or any type of creative methods. This can be a one-time event, sequence of events or scheduled on a regular basis. Contact campus liaison Colleen McLaughlin at for more information.

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