The campus community is invited to share in the Passover Seder Service led by Brian Hoffert, associate professor of religious studies and history and coordinator of East Asian studies, on Monday, April 9.
North Central’s Office of Human Resources will host its first Brown Bag learning session of spring term for faculty and staff on Thursday, April 5, in room 10 at the White Activities Center. Two sessions about understanding Blue Cross and Blue Shield services are offered: noon to 12:50 p.m. and 1 to 1:50 p.m. Bring your lunch for one of the sessions and learn about BCBS discounts, reward programs, 24-hour nurse line, viewing claims and more.
Students In Free Enterprise (SIFE) will host its NCC’s Best Easter Gift Event, presenting quality gift items and products for a sustainable future, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 4, on the front lawn of the 116 S. Brainard House.
Students will have great Easter gift items on display and available for purchase, either by cash or check, with free gift wrapping and samples of Conscious Bean Coffee.
Check out these new student internship opportunities, including a workshop on law enforcement April 4. To learn more, contact Marlene Starzyk, assistant director of Career Development and internship coordinator, at 630-637-5143 or email@example.com, or stop by her office in WAC, room 101.
During spring term, North Central’s Oesterle Library will feature publications by faculty members, the history of Cornerstone Day and highlights of the College’s Sesquicentennial Celebration. The displays are showcased in the library’s lobby.
Community Publications David Fisher, professor of philosophy. • “Law and Revenge Violence: From Saga to Modern Fiction” in Teaching Law and Literature, 2011.
North Central College will conduct an all-campus tornado drill at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 3. This tornado drill will coincide with the monthly Naperville siren test and last approximately 15 minutes. During Tuesday’s drill, the College will simultaneously test its Outdoor Alert System and network pop-up notification system.
When the siren sounds, each person on campus should move to a designated tornado safe area. These areas are identified on the emergency information cards located in each classroom, office and residence hall room.
North Central’s department of religious studies invites students, faculty and staff to attend any or all of the series of events this spring focusing on the contemplative dimension of human experience. Short presentations by practitioners from diverse traditions will be followed by contemplative exercises; participation in the exercises is entirely optional.
The following events will take place at 4 p.m. in room 36 at Goldspohn Hall:
• Mindfulness Meditation: Wednesdays on April 4, April 18, May 2
North Central College’s Peter Bulandr ’12, an economics and finance major, was selected as one of 58 fall student-athletes across all three divisions from the 2011 season to receive a NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship. The scholarship program promotes and encourages education by rewarding the Association’s most accomplished student-athletes. Bulandr was named CCIW Defensive Player of the Year in football.
During winter term, several student-athletes have been profiled in extensive featured articles at northcentralcardinals.com. The series, titled Cardinal Close-Up, is authored by student sports information assistant Jeremy Rushing ’14, who’s majoring in English print journalism.
Check out these profiles posted during winter term: