The Tel Alumni campaign is now hiring students to work during the fall semester. Students need to have an outgoing personality with good communication skills on and off the phone. A reliable and dependable work ethic and a willingness to ask parents and alumni for financial support are also needed. No experience is necessary, and Tel Alumni offers paid training. In addition to institutional wages, Tel Alumni has nightly incentives, including prizes and food. Tel Alumni also allows students to choose the nights they want to work. Students can select a minimum of two of the following shifts: Sunday from 3-7 p.m.; Monday 6-9 p.m.; Tuesday 6-9 p.m.; Wednesday 6-9 p.m.; or Thursday 6-9 p.m. For more information contact Robyn Kollar at 785.4133 or, or stop by the Office of Advancement located at 100 McClain Hall. The application deadline is Sept. 8.

The Next STEP office is looking for highly-motivated science, mathematics and computer science students to work as paid tutors
. Tutors will receive formal training that will lead to national certification. For more information go to

P.A.T.C.H. will host its first informational meeting
at 8 p.m. Sept. 3 in Pershing Building 234. P.A.T.C.H. acts as a support group/network for all persons with incurable illness. For more information e-mail

The Center for Teaching and Learning is sponsoring the Faculty Weekly Lunch Series
beginning at 12:30 p.m. Sept. 3 in the Student Union Spanish Room. The first topic is “Using the New York Times in Truman Courses.” For more information contact Linda Davenport at 785.4301 or

Ceilidh Club is sponsoring an Irish Dance
at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 3 in Baldwin Hall 303.

Students are invited to attend the Activities Fair
from noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 4 on the Quadrangle. Approximately 150 chartered student organizations, along with various departments and outside vendors, will display the services they have to offer to students. In addition to entertainment, lots of free items will be given away to students. Contact the Center for Student Involvement at 785.4222 for more information.

Alpha Chi Sigma will host a public tie-dye at 6 p.m. Sept. 4 in Magruder Hall 1025. Cost is $5 to dye a shirt and $10 to buy and dye a shirt. Other 100% cotton items can be dyed with prices depending on size of the item.

Bullets Rugby will have an informational meeting at 7 p.m. Sept. 4 in Baldwin Hall 314.

A Disability Studies (DS) minor meeting will take place at 12:30 p.m. Sept. 5 in VH 1320. A small group of Truman faculty are working to develop the DS minor and are seeking help. They are also looking for existing courses that include some component related to disability or offer the flexibility for students to focus course activities and assignments on disability. For more information contact Janet Gooch at or Pete Kelly at

Illusion Danz Team will host a clinic at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 5 in the Student Recreation Center Dance Studio. The clinic is required for those men and women considering trying out for Illusion Danz Team in order to learn a routine. Tryouts will take place at 11 a.m. Sept. 6 in the Student
Recreation Center Aerobic Room. No previous dance experience is required, and all are welcome.   

The Equestrian Team will host an informational meeting
at 7 p.m. Sept. 8 in Magruder Hall 1000.

The Delta Sigma Pi Cocktail Party will take place at 6 p.m. Sept. 8 in Georgian Room A in the Student Union Building.

High Street Dancers will host tryout clinics
starting Sept. 8 in the small gym, located at Pershing Building 130. Students who enjoy jazz, hip-hop and lyrical dancing can come to the clinics Sept. 8 and 11, to learn the combinations for the 2008-2009 tryouts. A review will take place Sept. 12 from 7:30-9 p.m., and tryouts will take place Sept. 13 at 9 a.m. There is a $3 tryout fee. High Street Dancers perform at many campus and local events. For more information contact Melody Jennings at 785.7259 or

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority is sponsoring Truman Survival
at 5 p.m. Sept. 8 in the Down Under of the Student Union Building to help students navigate the ups and downs of college life. For more information e-mail Danielle Tolson at

Women’s a cappella group Minor Detail will conduct auditions
at 6 p.m. Sept. 9 in Ophelia Parish 2117. Those auditioning should prepare a one-minute song, or portion of a song, that shows off their voice. Vocal percussion interest is welcome. A sign-up sheet will be posted on the door of Centennial Hall 212. For more information go to, or contact Jordan Worcester at

Students in Free Enterprise
, a business organization that teaches the fundamentals of free enterprise to the community, will host informational meetings from 6-6:30 p.m. Sept. 9-11 in Violette Hall.

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