Events

Bassoon & Oboe Camp

Saturday, August 1
12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Bassoon & Oboe Camp, hosted by Shenandoah Conservatory and Bocal Majority Camps, is open to all middle school through high school oboe and bassoon players. Professors Ryan Romine and Stephen Key teach lessons, coach chamber music, lead masterclasses and help with reeds in Armstrong Hall, Goodson Chapel/Recital Hall and Ruebush Hall. Campers may choose to commute ($350) or live on campus ($695) for a chaperoned camp experience. Register via https://bocalmajority.formstack.com/forms/virginia

Virginia Private College Week Tour

Saturday, August 1
9:00 am – 11:00 am
Virginia Private College Week Tour is at 9 a.m. only and begins in the Brandt Student Center. The session includes a tour of main campus and a presentation by the Office of Admissions. CLICK HERE to register. Contact the Office of Admissions at 800/432-2266 or Admit@su.edu. Walk-ins are welcome.

Coach Kevin Anderson’s One-Day Baseball Camp

Saturday, August 1
9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Coach Kevin Anderson’s One-Day Baseball Camp for boys age 9 to 18 is from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Bridgeforth Field in Jim Barnett Park. This camp focuses on hitting and defense. Cost is $50. Register at http://www.suhornets.com/information/camps/camp_anderson_summer Contact Coach Anderson at 540/665-4531 or kanders2@su.edu

Coach Kevin Anderson’s One-Day Baseball Camp

Sunday, August 2
9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Coach Kevin Anderson’s One-Day Baseball Camp for boys age 9 to 18 is from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Bridgeforth Field in Jim Barnett Park. This camp focuses on pitching and catching. Cost is $50. Register at http://www.suhornets.com/information/camps/camp_anderson_summer Contact Coach Anderson at 540/665-4531 or kanders2@su.edu

Coach Rob Pryor’s Basketball Camp

Monday, August 3
12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Coach Rob Pryor’s Basketball Camp, Aug. 3 through 7, is for boys age 7 through 16. Cost is $165 and includes daily lunch and camp T-shirt. Registration form is online at www.robpryorbasketballcamp.com Contact Coach Pryor at 540/665-4567 or rpryor@su.edu

P-1 Pharmacy Students Move In

Tuesday, August 4
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
P-1 Pharmacy Students Move In between 10 a.m. and noon. Go directly to assigned residence hall. Contact Sherri Snyder-Greenaway at ssnyder2@su.edu

Principal Life Insurance, Discounts & Services

Tuesday, August 4
10:30 am – 11:30 am
Know Your Benefits: Principal Life Insurance, Discounts & Services begins at 10:30 a.m. in Brandt Student Center, Room 118. Do you know about life insurance, short-term disability and paid long-term disability for benefited Shenandoah employees? Would you like an online Weight Watchers discount? Need help with your will or power of attorney? Contact Benefits Specialist Kim McDonald at 540/542-6267 or kmcdonal2@su.edu FREE

Grilling with Staff Council

Tuesday, August 4
11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Grilling with Staff Council is from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the Clement Patio (near the Allen Dining Hall main entrance). This is a FREE cookout for Shenandoah staff employees. It’s also an opportunity to talk with University Staff Council representatives, who meet every month to address the needs of staff members. Learn about committee opportunities and share your ideas. Contact University Staff Council President Rick Ours at rours@su.edu FREE

Principal Life Insurance, Discounts & Services

Tuesday, August 4
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Know Your Benefits: Principal Life Insurance, Discounts & Services begins at 1:30 p.m. in Health Professions Building, Room 268. Do you know about life insurance, short-term disability and paid long-term disability for benefited Shenandoah employees? Would you like an online Weight Watchers discount? Need help with your will or power of attorney? Contact Benefits Specialist Kim McDonald at 540/542-6267 or kmcdonal2@su.edu FREE

Resident Directors Move In

Wednesday, August 5
12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Resident Directors Move In today. Go directly to assigned residence hall. Contact Sherri Snyder-Greenaway at ssnyder2@su.edu

P-1 Pharmacy Students Pick Up Technology

Wednesday, August 5
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
P-1 Pharmacy Students Pick Up Technology at 10 a.m. in Brandt Student Center, Room 120.

15th Annual Pharmacy Golf Classic

Friday, August 7
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
15th Annual Pharmacy Golf Classic begins with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. at Rock Harbor Golf Course. Cost is $75 for individual registration and $300 for team registration. Sponsorships are available, too. The day ends with dinner and awards presentation. Payments for registration and/or sponsorships must be sent to: Shenandoah University, Office of Advancement (Code PHSGLF), 1460 University Dr., Winchester, Va. 22601. Proceeds benefit First-Year Pharmacy Student scholarships at Shenandoah University Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy. Contact Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy Administrative Assistant Missy Luttrell at 540/678-4332 or mluttrel@su.edu

Hornets Cheerleading Tryout

Sunday, August 9
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Hornets Cheerleading Tryout begins at 9 a.m. in Shingleton Gymnasium. Contact Head Coach Jessi Pham at jpham4@su.edu (After the tryouts, students go home and wait to hear from coach. Whoever makes the team moves in on Aug. 16.)

First Day of Pharmacy Classes

Monday, August 10
12:00 am – 11:59 pm
First Day of Pharmacy Classes at the Health Professions Building (1775 North Sector Court, Winchester).

Charles W. Hale IV Dissertation Defense

Tuesday, August 11
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Charles W. Hale IV Dissertation Defense, “Athletic Training Preceptor & Faculty Member Perceptions of Mentoring Undergraduate Athletic Training Students,” begins at 1 p.m. in Bowman Building Room 112 (20 S. Cameron St.). Contact Professor John Goss at jgoss@su.edu

Head Resident Assistants Move In

Wednesday, August 12
12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Head Resident Assistants Move In today. Go directly to the Office of Residence Life in Cooley Hall, Room 214. Contact reslife@su.edu

Full Staff Meeting

Wednesday, August 12
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Full Staff Meeting begins at 9 a.m. in Halpin-Harrison Hall, Stimpson Auditorium.

Jennifer Green-Flint Dissertation Defense

Wednesday, August 12
10:30 am – 11:30 am
Jennifer Green-Flint Dissertation Defense, “The Intersection of Trust, Duty & Organizational Culture,” begins at 10:30 a.m. in Bowman Building, Room 212 (20 S. Cameron St.). Members of the university community are invited to attend. Contact Professor John R. Goss at jgoss@su.edu

Service Learning Workshop with Drew Stelljes

Thursday, August 13
8:45 am – 4:00 pm
Service & Service Learning Workshop with Drew Stelljes is from 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Brandt Student Center, Ferrari Room. The workshop is open to all Shenandoah faculty and staff members. The Office of Academic Affairs is offering a stipend for 9-month faculty members who attend. (This one-day workshop is also offered on Friday, Aug. 14. Employees may attend either day.) Stelljes is an author, professor, administrator and consultant. He teaches classes on topics ranging from urban education, social foundations of education, to leadership and civic engagement. In each class, Stelljes integrates high-impact, away-from-campus engaged learning. He is the author of “Service-Learning & Community Engagement: Toward Long-Term Developmental Social Concern” and his engagement model has been widely published. Register via Lander Manuel in the Center for Public Service & Scholarship at 540/665-4696 or lmanuel@su.edu FREE

Staff Council Meeting

Thursday, August 13
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Staff Council Meeting begins at 2 p.m. in the Davis Hall board room on the second Thursday of every month. Meetings are open to all university staff members. Contact Staff Council President Rick Ours at rours@su.edu

Summer Sessions 1 & 2 Classes End

Friday, August 14
12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Summer Sessions 1 & 2 Classes End; grades are due three business days after the final exam. Contact Hornet Central at 540/665-4514 or hornetcentral@su.edu

Resident Assistants Move In

Friday, August 14
12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Resident Assistants Move In today. Go directly to the Office of Residence Life in Cooley Hall, Room 214. Contact reslife@su.edu

Service Learning Workshop with Drew Stelljes

Friday, August 14
8:45 am – 4:00 pm
Service & Service Learning Workshop with Drew Stelljes is from 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Brandt Student Center, Ferrari Room. The workshop is open to all Shenandoah faculty and staff members. The Office of Academic Affairs is offering a stipend for 9-month faculty members who attend. (This one-day workshop is also offered on Friday, Aug. 14. Employees may attend either day.) Stelljes is an author, professor, administrator and consultant. He teaches classes on topics ranging from urban education, social foundations of education, to leadership and civic engagement. In each class, Stelljes integrates high-impact, away-from-campus engaged learning. He is the author of “Service-Learning & Community Engagement: Toward Long-Term Developmental Social Concern” and his engagement model has been widely published. Register via Lander Manuel in the Center for Public Service & Scholarship at 540/665-4696 or lmanuel@su.edu FREE

Fall 2015 Semester Payment Due

Saturday, August 15
12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Fall 2015 Semester Payment is due today. Avoid the drop; make your tuition payment on time. Fall 2015 registrations will be dropped if balance is not paid by today. Check your student account via WebAdvisor. Payments can be made online, too. Contact Hornet Central at 540/665-4514 or hornetcentral@su.edu

Football Team Moves In

Saturday, August 15
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Football Team Moves In between 9 a.m. and noon today. Contact reslife@su.edu

Announcements

FULL STAFF MEETING ON WEDNESDAY, AUG. 12 TO BE HELD IN STIMPSON

All Shenandoah University staff members are encouraged to attend the full staff meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 12, at 9 a.m., which will now be held in Halpin-Harrison Hall, Stimpson Auditorium.

FACULTY & STAFF CAN RECEIVE STUDENT NEWS, TOO

Each Monday throughout the academic year, the Division of Student Life sends an email to all students called “Your Student Life.” It is specifically designed and written for students with news items for them and a calendar for the week ahead.

If you think you’d benefit from receiving “Your Student Life,” too, please send an email to studentlife@su.edu. You’ll be added to the list of recipients.

ALLEN DINING HALL HOURS UPDATE

Below is the schedule for Allen Dining Hall in the coming weeks:

  • today, July 28, through Friday, July 31 — Open for lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Saturday, Aug. 1, and Sunday, Aug. 2. — Closed
  • Monday, Aug. 3, through Thursday, Aug. 6 — Open for lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Friday, Aug. 7, through Friday, Aug. 14 — Closed

Allen Dining Hall reopens on Saturday, Aug. 15, for lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

‘SAFE ZONE’ SUPPORTS LGBTQ+ COMMUNITY; WORKSHOP AUG. 6

Safe Zone at Shenandoah University is a network of people who affirm and support sexual and gender diversity. Safe Zone members will work to create a campus community that understands and values each unique individual.

Faculty, staff members and students are invited to Safe Zone workshop from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Aug. 6, at the Health Professions Building, Room 268. Additional workshops will be offered throughout the year at various locations.

Safe Zone workshop participants receive Safe Zone stickers to openly display as a symbol they are allies who can provide support and resources to  LGBTQ+ students, faculty, staff and campus visitors.

Sign up for the Aug. 6 workshop via: Safe Zone Workshop.

For more information, contact Associate Director of Student Engagement Maggie McCampbell Lien in Brandt Student Center, Room 207, 540/535-3531 or mmccampb@su.edu.

SEHD DOCTORAL CANDIDATES PREPARE TO DEFEND DISSERTATIONS

Charles W. Hale, IV, a candidate for the degree of Doctor of Education in organizational leadership, will defend his dissertation, “Athletic training preceptor and faculty member perceptions of mentoring undergraduate athletic training students,” at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 11, in the Bowman Building, Room 112. Members of the Shenandoah University community are invited to attend. Committee: John R. Goss, III, Ph.D., Chair; Barbara Long, Ed.D.; and Herbert Keith Amato, D.A.

Jennifer Green-Flint, a candidate for the degree of Doctor of Professional Studies in organizational leadership, will defend her dissertation, “The Intersection of Trust, Duty and Organizational Culture,” at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 12, in the Bowman Building, Room 212. Members of the Shenandoah University community are invited to attend. Committee: John R. Goss, III, Ph.D., Chair; H. Jurgen Combs, Ed.D.; and John Copenhaver, Ph.D.

CONSERVATORY FACULTY MEMBERS TO HIGHLIGHT AUG. 6 GLEN BURNIE HOUSE CONCERT AT MSV

Baroque, romantic, and contemporary music from Trio D’Anches — a reed trio composed of Anna Lee Van Buren Chair in Clarinet, Coordinator of Winds and Percussion and Associate Professor of Clarinet Garrick Zoeter, M.M.; Associate Professor of Bassoon and Music Theory Ryan Romine, D.M.A.; and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Oboe Stephen Key — will highlight the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley’s (MSV) Glen Burnie Salon Series concert from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 6.

Organized by the MSV in partnership with the university, the concert is part of a new monthly series featuring professional musicians and faculty members from the conservatory.

A wine-and-cheese reception and special evening access to the Glen Burnie House and Gardens is included in the Aug. 6 event. The house and its surrounding six acres of gardens will open at 5 p.m. The concert will take place from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Glen Burnie House drawing room.

The virtuoso woodwind players will perform classical and contemporary trios and one solo piece for each instrument. They will take concert-goers on a musical journey around the world with a performance that will include Baroque music from Germany, a contemporary take on Beethoven from Italy, Klezmer music from Finland, and a rousing finale of “Crankshaft” by twenty-first century American composer Robbie McCarthy.

Tickets to the event are $30 per person for MSV Members and Shenandoah University staff and students. For all others, tickets are $35. Seating is limited; those interested in attending must purchase tickets by Monday, Aug. 3. Tickets may be purchased online at theMSV.org or by calling 540/662-1473, ext. 240.

Following the Aug. 6 concert, the Glen Burnie Salon Series will take place on Thursday, Sept. 3, with Professor of Flute Jonathan Snowden, B.M., and on Thursday, Oct. 8, with Coordinator for Conservatory in the Community and Professor of Saxophone Timothy Roberts, D.M.A.

TWO HONORED BY ITA

The Shenandoah University women’s tennis team had two of its members honored for academic achievement in awards announced recently by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).

Shannon Allin ’15 and rising senior Molly Barb were named ITA Scholar Athletes.

Both women had at least a 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale over the academic year to earn the award.

This is the second consecutive year that both have been honored.

Barb, with a perfect 4.0 GPA as a Kinesiology major, was previously named Academic All-State for the second consecutive year after earning ODAC Scholar Athlete of the Year honors for women’s tennis in 2014.

Allin had a 3.61 GPA in her first year as a graduate student.

Barb is also the Hornets No. 1 singles player and combined with Allin to play No. 1 doubles this past season.

The duo won a combined 19 singles and 18 doubles matches to help Shenandoah to a program record 12 victories this past season.

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GRILL OUT WITH YOUR CO-WORKERS NEXT MONTH!

It’s time for staff members to take a break and get to know each other over some free lunch. On Tuesday, Aug. 4, come join in on the fun at Grilling with the Staff Council, held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the Allen Dining Hall Patio.

This is more than just a free cookout for university staff employees; it’s an opportunity to meet and talk with their University Staff Council representatives, who meet every month to address the needs of staff members. You can also learn about committee opportunities and share your ideas. Questions? Contact University Staff Council President Rick Ours at rours@su.edu.

FACULTY: INTERESTED IN SERVICE AND SERVICE LEARNING? ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP NEXT MONTH

A one-day Service & Service Learning Workshop with Drew Stelljes will be presented on both Thursday, Aug. 13, and Friday, Aug. 14, from 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Brandt Student Center, Ferrari Room. Faculty members may attend either day, and the Office of Academic Affairs is offering a $100 stipend for each faculty member who attends.

Stelljes is an author, professor, administrator and consultant. He teaches classes on topics ranging from urban education and social foundations of education, to leadership and civic engagement. In each class, Stelljes integrates high-impact, away-from-campus engaged learning. He is the author of “Service-Learning & Community Engagement: Toward Long-Term Developmental Social Concern” and his engagement model has been widely published.

Questions? Contact Center for Public Service & Scholarship Director Karen Schultz at 540/678-4385 or kschultz@su.edu.

STUDENTS: APPLY TODAY FOR THE DAYTON ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP

The Shenandoah University Dayton Alumni — those who graduated from Shenandoah in 1960 or before — are accepting Dayton Alumni Scholarship applications from current Shenandoah University students. To qualify, applicants should be of junior or senior status, hold a 3.0 GPA, have a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file, and be active in campus clubs and organizations.

The application form for the 2015-2016 Dayton Alumni Scholarship is now available online. Click here to access the form, and return the completed form to the Office of Alumni Affairs or alums@su.edu before Saturday, Aug. 15. Only one student will be selected for the scholarship. The award will be considered part of the student’s financial aid package. Questions may be directed to the Office of Financial Aid at 540/665-4538.

FALL 2015 FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE NOW POSTED

The Final Exam Schedule for Fall 2015 can now be accessed on the Registrar’s home page via this link. Questions? Contact the Registrar’s Office at 540/665-5585 or registrar@su.edu.

2015-16 UNDERGRADUATE AND GRADUATE CATALOGS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE

The 2015-16 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalogs are complete and available for download in PDF format. The catalogs combine Academic Policies and Student Life Policies for handy reference. To access the Undergraduate Catalog, click here. For the Graduate Catalog, here.

Table of contents quick links are provided to more efficiently access information. Specific pages may be accessed by entering the page number. The catalogs are also searchable by keyword or phrase. To do so, select “Find” under the “Edit” menu or utilize shortcut keys (Ctrl-F for PCs or ⌘F for Macs).

To support Shenandoah’s green initiative and sustainability measures, you are encouraged to copy the catalogs to your desktop for easy reference and to minimize printing whenever possible. New students will have these catalog files preloaded onto their MacBook Pros. Questions or concerns? Contact Registrar Elizabeth White at 540/665-4914 or ewhite2@su.edu.

DON’T MISS THE 2015 VIRGINIA VOLUNTEERISM AND SERVICE CONFERENCE

The Center for Public Service and Scholarship encourages students, faculty and staff to attend the 2015 Virginia Volunteerism and Service Conference, to be held at the Sheraton Roanoke Hotel on Wednesday, Sept. 30, and Thursday, Oct. 1.

Registration is now open for this highly-interactive conference, which offers a diverse array of workshops, networking events and opportunities for service. Presented by the Virginia Office on Volunteerism and Community Service and the Virginia Service Foundation, the conference is for individuals who: work with volunteers; are looking for ways to connect with people through service; or are working to improve their organization’s capacity to better serve their community.

This year’s theme is “Volunteers are Everyday Heroes: Serving Locally & Globally,” and the conference line-up includes dynamic speakers such as humorist and author Ron Culberson, Executive Director of the Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration Katherine Campbell and Roanoke Mayor David Bowers.

Visit the conference webpage for complete information on this year’s conference; register here.

ARE YOU PREGNANT? CONSIDER HELPING PA STUDENTS PRACTICE THEIR MONITORING SKILLS

The Physician Assistant Studies Program seeks pregnant individuals who are in their second or third trimester to serve as standardized patients and help students become more proficient in measuring the size of the unborn child (determining fundal height) and listening to those little heartbeats (auscultate fetal heart tones).

Standardized patients are paid for their time. If you are available on Monday, Aug. 17, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., please contact SUPA Clinical Team member Joanna Filson at jfilson@su.edu or 540/542-6211.

STAFF: MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THESE FULL STAFF MEETINGS

The full staff meetings for the 2015-16 academic year are Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015; Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015; and Wednesday, May 18, 2016. All meetings begin at 9 a.m. in the Brandt Student Center, Ferrari Room.

‘KNOW YOUR BENEFITS’ SUMMER SERIES STARTS NEXT WEEK

Take some time each Tuesday this summer to attend the “Know Your Benefits” summer series, which is presented by the Office of Human Resources and provides information on the benefits offered to Shenandoah University employees, as well as an opportunity for Q&A with benefit vendor representatives.

“Know Your Benefits” runs from Tuesday, June 2, through Tuesday, August 4, and employees can attend either a morning session from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.  in the Brandt Student Center (BSC), Room 118, or an afternoon session from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., in Health Professions Building (HPB), Room 268.

Exceptions to this are as follows: the morning session on July 7 will be held in BSC 114 and the morning session on July 14 will be held in BSC 115. Sessions on July 21 are on an individual basis with a TIAA-CREF representative. Details about all sessions can be found here. All HPB sessions will be video conferenced to NVC Scholar Plaza and NVC Innovation Hall

Employees who attend sessions in-person will be entered to win a $25 VISA gift card. The more sessions you attend, the greater your opportunity to win! Three $25 VISA gift cards will be given away at the end of series.

MOHLMANN 12TH AT NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Jaclyn Mohlmann ’13, ’15, completed her intercollegiate athletics career on May 22, by finishing 12th in the heptathlon at the 2015 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

Mohlmann, thanks to an 1,841-point second day, scored a total of 4,540 points to finish 12th in the 22-woman event.

She was 15th heading into the final event, the 800 meters, and ripped off a 2:23.58 to score 775 points and vault into 12th.

Mohlmann opened the second day of competition with a 4.94 meter long jump for 543 points and had a 32.45 meter javelin throw for an additional 523 points.

Aedin Brennan from Denison won it all with 5,091 points. She beat Illinois Wesleyan’s Allie Boudreau by 91 points.

Mohlmann was 228 points from eighth place, the final All-America position.

Read more here.

FOOTBALL SEASON TICKETS ON SALE

The Shenandoah University 2015 football season ticket drive is underway and you are invited to take part in NCAA Division III football in the northern Shenandoah Valley this year.

The Hornets, under the direction of third year head coach Scott Yoder, open the 2015 campaign at home on Saturday, Sept. 5, against 2013 NCAA playoff participant Gallaudet University.

Yoder’s squad also hosts ODAC opponents Bridgewater, Catholic, Emory and Henry and Washington and Lee at home this fall.

The Bridgewater game, on Saturday, Oct. 3, is part of Homecoming Weekend.

For additional schedule information, please visit www.suhornets.com.

Until Saturday, Aug. 1, season tickets will be $40 per seat. This is a 33 percent savings off the per game price. 

Season tickets will be $50 per ticket after Aug. 1, and reserved seats for individual games may be purchased in the week preceding that home game for $12 per ticket.

For more information, call 540-665-4566 or email Donna Cates at dcates@su.edu.

Season Ticket Order Form 

EVENTSCALENDAR@SU.EDU IS EASY TO REMEMBER, ESSENTIAL TO USE

Everyone who plans any university-related performances, athletic events, lectures, meetings or special events needs to make sure their events are on the university-wide master calendar. The master calendar lets others know about your events, helps you schedule events and helps you avoid conflicts, too.

To share your event information, you only need to remember eventscalendar@su.edu.

Send details at least three days in advance, but seven days, a few weeks or even a month are better. Then, allow at least 48 hours for the event to be added to su.edu/events. This calendar automatically generates calendar content for the daily SUN-e, the weekly Your Student Life email, the Shenandoah University app, etc.

So, use eventscalendar@su.edu whenever you’re hosting an event.

GCP 2016 NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

The Global Citizenship Project (GCP) 2016 application is now open to all full-time Shenandoah University students, staff and faculty. GCP is a Shenandoah University-funded, truly unique international travel and educational experience offered annually during spring break.

Applicants submit an original one-page essay describing their personal and/or professional interest in the Global Citizenship Project and how they envision sharing their experiences with others upon their return to Shenandoah University the following year.

Essays are reviewed anonymously by a selection committee of previous GCP travelers, and selectees will be announced in late October 2015. Destination countries will be revealed in November 2015. The online application deadline is Monday, Sept. 14, 2015 at noon.

STUDENT LIFE NEEDS WOODEN PICTURE FRAMES

Student Life needs wooden picture frames – any shape or size – for an arts and crafts class on Wednesday, April 29. Contact Maggie McCampbell Lien at mmccampb@su.edu and she’ll pick up your donated frame(s), or drop off the frame(s) at the Brandt Student Center Information Desk.

Sweet Tea, a downtown Winchester business that specializes in unique finds and redesigns, will lead a free “Frame Your Bloom” class from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 29, in the Brandt Student Center. To sign up, go to Frame Your Bloom Class.

THREE EARN ALL-ODAC ACCOLADES

Three members of the Shenandoah University men’s golf team have earned All-ODAC honors in selections announced at the league’s banquet on April 20, as part of championship weekend.

Head Coach Scott Singhass has been named as the Jack Jensen Coach of the Year while juniors Evan Cocke and Doc Schulte were named to the league’s first and second team, respectively.

Singhass earns the program’s first-ever Coach of the Year award after leading the Hornets to three top three finishes this season including a tie for the championship at the Glenn Heath Shipbuilders Memorial on April 13.

The Hornets have recorded three sub-300 rounds this season and had a best-ever ninth place showing at the Camp Lejeune Intercollegiate at the end of March.

Cocke won the Camp Lejeune, shooting a four-under-par 210 to win the tournament by one stroke. The Centreville, Virginia native has a 75.80 stroke average this season with three top 10 finishes including that one win.

Schulte, now a two-time All-ODAC honoree, has a 76.33 stroke average with three top 10 finishes and one sub-par round.

His best round this season was a one-under 69 in the first round of the Camp Lejeune Intercollegiate.

The squad is in the midst of competing at the 2015 ODAC Championships at the Rock Barn Golf Club in Conover, North Carolina. Monday’s opening round was suspended; the tournament picked up today, April 21, at 7:30 a.m. with the completion of the first round in addition to the final 18-hole round.

JAPANESE TEA EVENT MOVED TO 2 P.M.

The Japanese Tea Café will still be held today, Feb. 17, and is from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Brandt Student Center main hallway. Enjoy four traditional Japanese teas (white, black and two green) and Japanese cookies. FREE

BASEBALL TO HOLD COACHING CLINIC

Shenandoah University Head Baseball Coach Kevin Anderson and his staff will hold a free coaching clinic this weekend.

Anderson and assistants Bruce Cameron, Nick Sborz, Joe Bittner and Jacob Mays will hold the clinic beginning at 9:45 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7, in Aikens Athletic Center on the Shenandoah University campus.

Clinic topics include coaching styles, warmups, hitting and pitching techniques as well as practice and game approaches designed to maximize efficiency and success.

The clinic is designed for youth and high school baseball and softball coaches.

“My assistants do a great job of teaching the game to our players, and I know this ability will translate to the youth coaches in the area,” Anderson said. “I look forward to a great day of talking baseball.”

This clinic is offered on a bi-annual basis with the next one planned for late winter, 2017.

MOHLMANN NAMED ODAC ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Senior Jaclyn Mohlmann has been named ODAC Athlete of the Week for women’s indoor track & field in selections announced on Feb. 2, by the league office.

Mohlmann won the indoor pentathlon on Jan. 30, at the Captains Invitational hosted by Christopher Newport, besting a 15-woman field that featured nine competitors from NCAA Divisions I and II.

Mohlmann won three of the five events in the competition and coasted home to a 93-point win.

On Jan. 31, she set a new school record in the 400 meters.

This is third time in the past two years she has earned ODAC Athlete of the Week accolades.

Mohlmann and her teammates are back in action on Sunday, Feb. 8, at the Vince Brown Invitational hosted by Christopher Newport.