Sodexho is sponsoring the Generous Helpings Hunger Relief Initiative now through May 12. Sodexho is assisting in raising additional funds by purchasing specified manufacturer food and supply products. One hundred percent of the additional funding earned will be distributed to the Sodexho Foundation to support hunger programs. Every day, Sodexho will Show Case a particular item that will use these featured products from a participating manufacturer. Using more of these products will increase the amount of money donated to hunger relief in North America.

All art submissions for the first ever ARTSEnvironmental Gallery Show, sponsored by the Environmental Campus Organization (ECO) and the Kirksville Arts Association, are due by April 12. The show will take place April 19-May 4. For more information, contact Cassie Phillips at

The English Graduate Organization will present its third annual conference with this year's theme focusing on the creative art of writing from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., April 12, in the SUB Alumni Room and April 13, in the SUB Activities Room. Presentations can include anything from fictional and non-fictional narratives to writing about artistic creations such as fiber projects and music. Contact Tom Useted at for more information.

The Center for Teaching and Learning Weekly Lunch Series will examine advising at 12:30 p.m., April 12, in the SUB Spanish Room. Call 785.4391 for more information.

"Should You Really be a Lawyer?" discussion will take place from 4:30-5:15 p.m., April 12, in VH 1146. Martin Jayne and Paul Parker, Truman pre-law advisers, will discuss legal education and legal careers with all interested students. Contact Parker at 785.4505 for more information.

The Truman State University Music Department will present a jazz combo concert at 7 p.m., April 12, in the OP Performance Hall. Contact Tim AuBuchon at 785.4412 for more information.

Phi Sigma Pi Honor Fraternity is sponsoring a presentation by Rick Shenkman titled "American Myths Revealed" at 7 p.m., April 12, in Baldwin Auditorium. Contact Emmie Combes at for more information.

The Missouri Students United! Forum will take place from 7-8 p.m., April 13, in the SUB Room 208. This will be an open forum sponsored by Student Senate to bring questions, concerns and ideas to discuss Truman's potential relationship with Missouri Students United! For more information, contact Josh Kappel at 636.346.7539 or

The Observatory will be open to the public, weather permitting, from 9-11 p.m., April 13, at the University Farm. Go to for more information.

The Student Activities Board (SAB) invites students to come play some exciting rounds of Bingo at 9 p.m., April 20, in the SUB Down Under. Admission is free, and there will also be free refreshments and prizes. Call 785.4722 for more information.

The Environmental Campus Organization (ECO) will sponsor the Environmental Studies Conference from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., April 21, in the SUB Alumni Room. Visit for the conference schedule.

The Filmmaker's Club will present the world premiere of "The Lounge," an original feature length film, from 7-9 p.m., April 21, in VH 1000. The film is the product of two years of planning, production and editing. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. For more information, contact Brian Rose at 785.5988 or

Prism will host SHOULDstock 2006, Student Helping Others Understand and Love Diversity, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., April 22, on the Quadrangle. The event will feature live music, dance, a petting booth, games, barbeque and more. For more information, contact Matthew A. Seibert at 660.349.0531 or

Unique Ensemble will be performing their Spring "Originals" Concert
at 1 p.m., April 23, in the SUB Activities Room. This will be a high energy concert featuring original gospel music from Unique Ensemble members. Admission is free. Contact Brysen Marner at 314.276.7954 for more information.

The Delta of Missouri chapter of Phi Beta Kappa's Initiation Ceremony will take place from 2-4 p.m., April 23, in the SUB Georgian Room. For more information, contact Dereck Daschke at 785.6005 or

The Annual Service Recognition Banquet will take place at 6:30 p.m., April 27, in the SUB Georgian Room. Tickets are available in the Human Resources Office in MC 106 for $10 each.

The Second Annual National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) Charity Walk will take place from 5-8 p.m., April 28, at Stokes Stadium. Registration costs $10 and includes a T-shirt if done by April 12. All proceeds will benefit the Missouri School for the Blind. For more registration information, contact

This year the Kirksville Heart Walk (approximately 2.5 miles) will be in honor of former Truman State University football coach and Truman alumnus, John Ware. Anyone can participate in this event on April 29. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the walk begins at 9 a.m. If you have an interest in participating or being part of a team, contact Jack Schrader at or 785.4171.

Faculty, staff and students who know an international student who deserves to be recognized for his or her hard work and enthusiasm can nominate that person to become the next International Student of the Month. Applications are available at under the Current Students tab. Applications may be submitted at any time. Contact Kara Burns at 665.0468 for more information.
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