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Need To Know: Upcoming Events – February 20

UPCOMING EVENTS

February 24: National Eating Disorder Awareness Table
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
JSAC Breezeway, Summerville Campus
Find out how you can get involved and make a difference during National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, Feb 22 – 28, 2015. The Counseling Center will provide information on eating disorders.

February 24: MLA Citation Workshop
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Reese Library, Room 304, Summerville Campus
Need help with MLA citations? Join Melissa Johnson, library instructor, for a crash course in MLA style.

February 25: Suicide Lunch and Learn
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
JSAC Hardy Room, Summerville Campus
Free Lunch and Learn, identifying and dealing with those at risk for suicide. Brought to you by Student Health and the GRU Counseling Center.

February 25: Brown vs. Board of Education: A Panel on School Segregation and Integration
6:30 PM
JSAC Coffeehouse, Summerville Campus
A little over 60 years ago, the Supreme Court ruled that school segregation was illegal in the landmark case of Brown vs. Board of Education. Join us as we listen to the stories of African-Americans who experienced school segregation and those whose lives were transformed by school integration. A reception will follow the panel.

February 27: National Eating Disorder Awareness Table
10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
JSAC Breezeway, Summerville Campus
Find out how you can get involved and make a difference during National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, Feb 22 – 28, 2015. The Counseling Center will provide information on eating disorders.

March 3: Federal Career Pathways for Seniors
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
University Hall, Rm 219, Summerville Campus
Learn how to find and apply for internship, fellowship, and career opportunities with the federal government.
Register on CareerLink or call 706-737-1604 to sign up for any workshop.

March 4: Winning Resume and Interviewing Strategies
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
University Hall, Rm 219, Summerville Campus
Get resume and interviewing tips to present yourself with confidence during your next interview.
Register on CareerLink or call 706-737-1604 to sign up for any workshop.

March 5: Job Search Strategies using LinkedIn & Social Media
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
University Hall, Rm 219, Summerville Campus
Learn strategies to identify and market yourself for jobs and careers in your field of interest.
Register on CareerLink or call 706-737-1604 to sign up for any workshop.

March 7: Christopher O’Riley with the GRU Orchestra and Women’s Choral Ensemble
7:30 PM
Maxwell Theatre, Summerville Campus
Christopher O’Riley, host of NPR’s From the Top, the most popular classical radio show ever, comes to the Maxwell Theatre stage March 7th. Although he is known to millions as a radio host, he is also a world renowned concert pianist, appearing with major orchestras including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, and many more. O’Riley is not only at home with Classical music. With the triumphant release of “True Love Waits”, O’Riley’s re-imagining of works by Radiohead, he garnered critical accolades and international acclaim, including the only four-star review ever given by Rolling Stone to a classical pianist. A true cross-over artist, O’Riley has also arranged and performed pieces by R.E.M., Pink Floyd, Nirvana, and Elliott Smith.

His Georgia Regents University concert will feature crossover solo works from his CD “Out of My Hands”. He will perform Joni Mitchell pieces with the GRU Women’s Choral Ensemble. To conclude, he will be joined by the GRU Orchestra for the powerful Grieg Piano Concerto an audience favorite.

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