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Thursday, November 20, 2014

Headlines

• Human Resources Closed for Lunch Today
• Dining Services Hours Next Week
• Student Activity Fee Budget Allocations
• Lecture: Security Development in North Africa and the Middle East
• Brass & Percussion Ensemble Tonight
• Departmental Online Training

Announcements:

• The Human Resources office will be closed today from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. for a Holiday Lunch.

• Starbucks will be open Monday through Wednesday, November 24 - 26 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Subway will also be open Monday through Wednesday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. All other dining locations will be closed through the Thanksgiving Holiday Break week.

• The Student Activity Fee Budget Allocation (SAFBA) Committee is now accepting proposals for funding from Student Activity Fees for the 2015-2016 academic year, with a December 12 deadline. To apply for funds, complete one of the forms located here. Click on “Funding Guidelines” for information about the use of SAFBA funds and funding criteria.

Events:

• Security Development in North Africa and the Middle East, Presented by Dr. El-Kehir Omer Suliman. Tonight at 6 p.m. in Ingram Library’s Nook.

Dr. Suliman is currently a Visiting Scholar in the Department of Political Science. He also holds appointments as Associate Professor of Political Science at Kordofan University, Sudan; and Advisor at the Center for Strategic Studies, Qatar.

This public lecture is sponsored by the Department of Political Science and the Center for Diversity and Inclusion.

• Don't miss the spectacular Brass & Percussion Ensembles performing on one program tonight at 8:15 p.m. in the Townsend Center. Conducted by Katie Byrd and Cale Self, the evening promises excitement and beautiful music. Admission is free.

Training:

• Schedule a group training for your department today! Individualized to meet your your
department needs, choose from anyone of the following topics:

-Getting to Know Desire2Learn
-Course Administration/Course Builder
-Dropbox
-Discussion Boards
-Quizzes
-Virtual Classrooms
-Google Apps
-Other (What other instructional feature do you want to learn more about!)

Contact our offices at online@westga.edu or call the Faculty Development Center 678-839-5289 to schedule a training today.
See our calendar for more training dates.