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October 2014

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    • Feast of Saint Francis Observed
    • Peace Walk

    Thursday, October 02, 2014

    Feast of Saint Francis Observed

    Date:
    12:25 PM - 1:40 PM
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Christopher Holoman at (716) 649-7900 ext. 325, or e-mail choloman@hilbert.edu.
    Description:
    Classes suspended 12:25pm - 1:40pm

    Peace Walk

    Date:
    12:30 PM
    Location:
    Swan Auditorium
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Barbara Bonanno at (716) 649-7900 ext. 407, or e-mail bonanno@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    The Peace Walk begins in Swan Auditorium at 12:30 pm.  Participants are led in groups to five stations on campus.  At each location, a story of a peace-related event in the life of St. Francis of Assisi is told.

    All are welcome to attend.  This a Passport Activity for students in GS 101 classes.

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    • Mass
    • Blessing of Animals

    Friday, October 03, 2014

    Mass

    Date:
    12:00 PM
    Location:
    St. Clare Chapel
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Gregory Jakubowicz at 649-7900 ext. 267, or e-mail gregj@hilbert.edu.

    Blessing of Animals

    Date:
    1:30 PM
    Location:
    Side of Bogel Hall near entrance to chapel
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Barbara Bonanno at (716) 649-7900 ext. 407, or e-mail bonanno@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Bring your pet to be blessed by Fr. Greg Jakubowicz, OFM.  There will be treats for the pets, as well as ice cream for attendees.  All are welcome! 

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    • Happy Feast of St. Francis!
    • Saturday Information Session
    • Lacrosse Visit Day

    Saturday, October 04, 2014

    Happy Feast of St. Francis!

    Date:
    All Day
    Description:

    Today, October 4, is the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi.

    Saturday Information Session

    Date:
    9:30 AM
    Location:
    Franciscan Hall
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kim Sperring at 649-7900 ext. , or e-mail ksperring@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    If you can't make it to campus during the week, stop by on Saturday. The Saturday Morning Information Session will begin at 9:30am with a short presentation followed by a campus tour. Tours of campus will be given by one of our Student Ambassadors. The Hilbert College Admissions Office will also remain open after the campus tour for anyone that has individual questions. Coffee and breakfast snacks will be served. All interested parties should RSVP with the Admissions Office.

     


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    Lacrosse Visit Day

    Date:
    1:00 PM - 10:30 AM
    Location:
    Franciscan Hall
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact James Sturm at 716-649-7900 ext. 231, or e-mail jsturm@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Come spend a weekend with Hilbert lacrosse! The men’s lacrosse team is playing host to 2015 graduates for a weekend event to allow you to meet the team and coaches, check out the campus, and watch an inter-squad scrimmage. Learn what it’s like to be a part of the men’s lacrosse NCAA Division III program.

    Event Schedule

    Saturday, October 4 

    1:00 p.m.       Check-in – Franciscan Hall

    1:30 p.m.       The Admissions Process: 
                           Mr. Justin Rogers, Director of Admissions

    2:00 p.m.       Academics at Hilbert College:
                          Professor Maryann Hobar, Forensic Investigation 
     
    2:30 p.m.       Campus Tour
     
    3:30 p.m.       Inter Squad Scrimmage
     
    5:45 p.m.       Dinner with Team
     
    6:30 p.m.       Evening with Hosts
     
    7:30 p.m.       Evening Activity with the Team
     
     
    Sunday, October 5
     
    10 a.m.          Meet with Coach Schunke and departure
     

    Register for the event here: http://www.hilbert.edu/lacrosse-visit

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    • Criminal Justice Career Expo
    • Chesterfield Police Exam

    Wednesday, October 08, 2014

    Criminal Justice Career Expo

    Date:
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location:
    West Herr Atrium
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kathleen Martoche at 716-649-7900 ext. 291, or e-mail kmartoche@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    The Eight Annual Criminal Justice Career Expo welcomes over 15 agencies in the CJ field to campus to speak with students and alumni about careers in Criminal Justice.  Bring your resume and come prepared to network!


    A special presentation celebrating the department Chairperson transition from Ed Qualey to John Culhane will take place at 11:45am.  All are welcome  to attend!
     

    Chesterfield Police Exam

    Date:
    4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Location:
    Bogel 101
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kathleen Martoche at 716-649-7900 ext. 291, or e-mail kmartoche@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    The Chesterfield, VA Police Department will be on campus administering a Police Exam.  Hiring for the July 2015 academy.  Bring a valid goverment issued ID.  Apply online at www.chesterfieldpd.com. 

    Qualifications:

    • Must be a US Citizen
    • Must be 21 years old by the completion of the academy
    • At least 3 years of stable employment or 60 college credits or 2 years active duty military service or 2 years law enforcement experience or equivalent combination of training, education, and experience.

    For more information please contact Katie Martoche, Director of Career Development and Service Learning at kmartoche@hilbert.edu or 716-926-8819.

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    • Resume Writing Workshop

    Thursday, October 09, 2014

    Resume Writing Workshop

    Date:
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Location:
    Career Lab
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kathleen Martoche at 716-649-7900 ext. 291, or e-mail kmartoche@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Learn how to get noticed, and get hired!  Join the Career Development Center for a workshop on Resume Writing.

    For more information please contact Katie Martoche, director of Career Development & Service Learning at
    kmartoche@hilbert.edu or 716-926-8819.

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    • Transfer Friday

    Friday, October 10, 2014

    Transfer Friday

    Date:
    10:00 AM
    Location:
    Franciscan Hall
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Jeanette Delaney at 716-649-7900 ext. 210, or e-mail jdelaney@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Are you a current college student looking for a change? Have you completed that Associate’s Degree and want to upgrade to the next degree level? If you answered yes to either of these questions then you should visit Hilbert at an event that is specifically designed for you.

    During this event you will have the opportunity to:
        Further understand the application process
        Discuss transfer credit policies and the evaluation process
        Learn more about financial aid and scholarships
        Take a campus tour
        Meet your admissions representative
     
    If you are interested in attending one of our Hilbert Transfer Days please register here.

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    • Mid Term Break -No Classes
    • Columbus Day Information Session

    Monday, October 13, 2014

    Mid Term Break -No Classes

    Date:
    All Day
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Christopher Holoman at (716) 649-7900 ext. 325, or e-mail choloman@hilbert.edu.
    Description:
    Mid Term Break -No Classes Monday, October 13 and Tuesday, October 14th. Classes resume on Wednesday, October 15th

    Columbus Day Information Session

    Date:
    10:00 AM
    Location:
    Franciscan Hall
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Jeanette Delaney at 716-649-7900 ext. 210, or e-mail jdelaney@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    The program begins with an Admissions presentation, followed by a campus tour given by a Hilbert College Student Ambassador.  The presentation will begin at 10:00 AM.  All interested parties should RSVP with the Admissions Office. 


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    • Mid Term Break - No Classes

    Tuesday, October 14, 2014

    Mid Term Break - No Classes

    Date:
    All Day
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Christopher Holoman at (716) 649-7900 ext. 325, or e-mail choloman@hilbert.edu.
    Description:
    Mid Term Break -No Classes Monday, October 13 and Tuesday, October 14th. Classes resume on Wednesday, October 15th
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    • Flu Shot Clinic
    • Graduate School Fair
    • Higher Education/Student Affairs Information Session
    • Wendi Fox - Trashed
    • GRE/GMAT/LSAT Strategy Session

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014

    Flu Shot Clinic

    Date:
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location:
    West Herr Atrium
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact James Sturm at 716-649-7900 ext. 231, or e-mail jsturm@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Worried about getting the flu this year?  Be prepared...get your flu shot!  Be sure to bring your health insurance card with you.  Thank you to Rite Aid in Eden for coming out.

    Graduate School Fair

    Date:
    11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Location:
    Campus Center Dining Hall
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kathleen Martoche at 716-649-7900 ext. 291, or e-mail kmartoche@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Network and learn about many different graduate programs in WNY.

    For more information please contact the Director of Career Development & Service Learning, Katie Martoche at kmartoche@hilbert.edu or 716-926-8819.

    Higher Education/Student Affairs Information Session

    Date:
    1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    Location:
    Conference Room A
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kathleen Martoche at 716-649-7900 ext. 291, or e-mail kmartoche@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Network and learn about different higher ed/student affairs programs in the WNY area from Buffalo State to Canisius College.

    For more information please contact the Director of Career Development & Service Learning, Katie Martoche at kmartoche@hilbert.edu or 716-926-8819.

    Wendi Fox - Trashed

    Date:
    2:00 PM
    Location:
    Swan Auditorium
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Thomas Vane at 649-7900 ext. 335, or e-mail tvane@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Come see comedian Wendi Fox present her funny and renowned show that tells a tragic but true story that takes the audience on a roller coaster ride of comedy and catastrophe all slammed together.

     

    Sponsored by Student Activities.

    GRE/GMAT/LSAT Strategy Session

    Date:
    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Location:
    Bogel Hall, Room 160
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kathleen Martoche at 716-649-7900 ext. 291, or e-mail kmartoche@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Learn helpful strategies to effectively help you prepare for the GRE/GMAT/LSAT exams.

    Presented by Kristen Venturoli (Princeton Review)

    For more information please contact the Director of Career Development & Service Learning, Katie Martoche at kmartoche@hilbert.edu or 716-926-8819.

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    • Resume Writing Workshop
    • Federal Job Search Workshop

    Thursday, October 16, 2014

    Resume Writing Workshop

    Date:
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location:
    Career Lab
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kathleen Martoche at 716-649-7900 ext. 291, or e-mail kmartoche@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Learn how to get noticed, and get hired!  Join the Career Development Center for a workshop on Resume Writing.

    For more information please contact Katie Martoche, director of Career Development & Service Learning at
    kmartoche@hilbert.edu or 716-926-8819.

    Federal Job Search Workshop

    Date:
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Location:
    McGrath Library Conference Room
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kathleen Martoche at 716-649-7900 ext. 291, or e-mail kmartoche@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Gain a better understanding of the federal job process including how federal resumes differ from private sector resumes. Federal salaries and benefits will also be discussed.  Open to the entire Hilbert College community. 

    Presented by Judith Phillips, EEO Manager with the US Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo Division.

    For more information please contact the Career Development Center at kmartoche@hilbert.edu or 716-926-8819.

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    • SGA's Mocktail Party

    Friday, October 17, 2014

    SGA's Mocktail Party

    Date:
    8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
    Location:
    Dining Hall
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Thomas Vane at 649-7900 ext. 335, or e-mail tvane@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Come enjoy this alcohol awareness event with a DJ, games, and education!

     

    Sponsored by the Student Government Association.

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    • Fall Open House

    Saturday, October 18, 2014

    Fall Open House

    Date:
    9:30 AM
    Location:
    Swan Auditorium
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kim Sperring at 649-7900 ext. , or e-mail ksperring@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    At our Fall Open House get an idea what it is like to be a Hilbert College Student.  Learn all about our academic programs, financial aid, student life and activities, athletics, residence life, career services, and every other aspect of Hilbert!  Tours will be available throughout the day.  Offices on campus will be available for individual questions.  


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    • CAW: Unveiling the Wall of Peace & Inclusivity
    • CAW: Multicultural Dinner

    Monday, October 20, 2014

    CAW: Unveiling the Wall of Peace & Inclusivity

    Date:
    1:50 PM
    Location:
    Lower Level of the McGrath Library
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Tara Jabbaar-Gyambrah at (716)649-7900 ext. 243, or e-mail tjabbaar-gyambrah@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Welcome: President Cynthia Zane
    Keynote Speaker: Judge McLeod
    "Engaging Community: Creating Change & Equity in the Criminal Justice System"

     

     

    CAW: Multicultural Dinner

    Date:
    5:00 PM
    Location:
    Upper Level of the Campus Center
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Tara Jabbaar-Gyambrah at (716)649-7900 ext. 243, or e-mail tjabbaar-gyambrah@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Featuring the Caribbean Extravaganza Steel Drum Band at 5:30 p.m.

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    • CAW: Crime & Punishment in a Global World
    • CAW: Hilbert Reads - Neil White, author of In the Sanctuary of Outcasts

    Tuesday, October 21, 2014

    CAW: Crime & Punishment in a Global World

    Date:
    12:25 PM
    Location:
    12:25 p.m.
    Description:

    Keynote Speaker: Neil White

    CAW: Hilbert Reads - Neil White, author of In the Sanctuary of Outcasts

    Date:
    7:00 PM
    Location:
    Swan Auditorium
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Denise Harris at (716) 649-7900 ext. 236, or e-mail dharris@hilbert.edu.
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    • CAW: Reflections of a Hip-Hop Culture: Commercialism vs. Social Consciousness
    • CAW: Film Viewing Miss Representation

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014

    CAW: Reflections of a Hip-Hop Culture: Commercialism vs. Social Consciousness

    Date:
    3:30 PM
    Location:
    216-218 Paczesny Hall
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Amy Smith at (716) 649-7900 ext. 354, or e-mail asmith@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    RSVP to Dr. Smith by October 15, 2014 at asmith@hilbert.edu

    CAW: Film Viewing Miss Representation

    Date:
    6:15 PM
    Location:
    101 Bogel Hall
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Tara Jabbaar-Gyambrah at (716)649-7900 ext. 243, or e-mail tjabbaar-gyambrah@hilbert.edu.
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    • CAW: Cultural Bazaar
    • Pretty in Pink Party

    Thursday, October 23, 2014

    CAW: Cultural Bazaar

    Date:
    2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Location:
    West Herr Atrium
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Tara Jabbaar-Gyambrah at (716)649-7900 ext. 243, or e-mail tjabbaar-gyambrah@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Join us for a variety of tables and activities, including but not limited to:

    Tables
    Ahowi Focus Group, Inc.
    Bead for Life
    CAW T-Shirt Decorating
    El Buen Amigo
    Women Against Violence Everywhere (W.A.V.E.)
    Rotaract
    Pride Center of WNY
    Taste of Hilbert
    Iroquois Dollmakers
    Ilya's Bellydancing Studio
    The Learning Disabilities Association of WNY
     

    Activities
    Woodland Visions Native Arts
    2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    SW 123
    (NOTE: All participants must sign up in the Office of Multicultural Affairs for a time slot)
     
    West African Drumming Lessons with Mohamed Diaby      
    2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    West Herr Atrium
     
    Salsa Dance Lessons
    3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Pretty in Pink Party

    Date:
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Location:
    Trinity Hall - 3rd Floor Lobby
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Nina Pierino at (716) 649-7900 ext. ,
    Description:

     Sponsored by Residence Life

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    • CAW: Paintball Fundraiser
    • CAW: i-Culture Game Show
    • 50 Shades of Pink and Power

    Friday, October 24, 2014

    CAW: Paintball Fundraiser

    Date:
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Location:
    Main Quad
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Thomas Vane at 649-7900 ext. 335, or e-mail tvane@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Sign up at the Student Activities door to play some paintball! There is a limit of 3 people per team, and each person must donate $5. All funds raised will go to the Disability Task Force.

    1:00pm-5:00pm on the Main Quad.

    Sponsored by Academic Services and Student Activities.

    CAW: i-Culture Game Show

    Date:
    5:00 PM
    Location:
    Bogel 101
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Thomas Vane at 649-7900 ext. 335, or e-mail tvane@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Question your general knowledge and stereotypes and discover more about your world with the i-Culture Game Show!

     

    Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs and Student Activities.

    50 Shades of Pink and Power

    Date:
    8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Location:
    Upper Level Campus Center
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Nina Pierino at (716) 649-7900 ext. ,
    Description:

     Sponsored by Residence Life

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    • Saturday Information Session

    Saturday, October 25, 2014

    Saturday Information Session

    Date:
    9:30 AM
    Location:
    Franciscan Hall
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kim Sperring at 649-7900 ext. , or e-mail ksperring@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    If you can't make it to campus during the week, stop by on Saturday. The Saturday Morning Information Session will begin at 9:30am with a short presentation followed by a campus tour. Tours of campus will be given by one of our Student Ambassadors. The Hilbert College Admissions Office will also remain open after the campus tour for anyone that has individual questions. Coffee and breakfast snacks will be served. All interested parties should RSVP with the Admissions Office.

     


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    • Children's Halloween Party

    Sunday, October 26, 2014

    Children's Halloween Party

    Date:
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location:
    Hafner Rec Center
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Thomas Vane at 649-7900 ext. 335, or e-mail tvane@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

     Sponsored by Student Activities and the Student Government Association.

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    • Zumba
    • Balloon Freak John Cassidy

    Monday, October 27, 2014

    Zumba

    Date:
    6:00 PM
    Location:
    Francisan Hall
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Thomas Vane at 649-7900 ext. 335, or e-mail tvane@hilbert.edu.

    Balloon Freak John Cassidy

    Date:
    8:00 PM
    Location:
    Swan Auditorium
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Thomas Vane at 649-7900 ext. 335, or e-mail tvane@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    John Cassidy is a profesisonal comedian, magician, and balloon artist who has appeared numerous times on television as a stand-up comedian, magician, and Guinness Book of Records celebrity, and his show has been performed internationally. Bring your friends for some laughs and awesome tricks!

     

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    • Stuff-A-Zombie

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    Stuff-A-Zombie

    Date:
    11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Location:
    West Herr Atrium
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Thomas Vane at 649-7900 ext. 335, or e-mail tvane@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Walk off with your very own zombie buddy at the Stuff-A-Zombie event! You can choose, stuff, fluff and dress your new monster friend. 

    Sponsored by Student Activities.

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    • Professionalism 101
    • Criminal Justice and Forensic Science/CSI Visit Night
    • Trip to Haunted Catacombs

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    Professionalism 101

    Date:
    3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Location:
    Career Lab
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kathleen Martoche at 716-649-7900 ext. 291, or e-mail kmartoche@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Learn some helpful strategies to being a professional.

    For more information please contact the Director of Career Development & Service Learning, Katie Martoche at kmartoche@hilbert.edu or 716-926-8819.

    Criminal Justice and Forensic Science/CSI Visit Night

    Date:
    6:00 PM
    Location:
    Bogel Hall
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Kim Sperring at 649-7900 ext. , or e-mail ksperring@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    If you are interested in learning more about our Criminal Justice or Forensic Science/Crime Scene Investigation programs, then Visit Nights are perfect for you!  Meet with professors, learn about the curriculum, and see what types of careers are available for graduates of our programs.  Campus tours will also be provided.


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    Trip to Haunted Catacombs

    Date:
    6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Location:
    Haunted Catacombs
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Thomas Vane at 649-7900 ext. 335, or e-mail tvane@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

     Take a trip with the Campus Activities Board to the Haunted Catacombs for a fright night. Sign up in the Campus Center. Cost to attend is $5.

     

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    • Last Day to Withdraw Without Academic Penalty
    • A Conversation about Ferguson

    Thursday, October 30, 2014

    Last Day to Withdraw Without Academic Penalty

    Date:
    All Day
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Christopher Holoman at (716) 649-7900 ext. 325, or e-mail choloman@hilbert.edu.
    Description:

    Last Day to Withdraw Without Academic Penalty

    A Conversation about Ferguson

    Date:
    1:50 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location:
    Bogel 101
    Contact Information:
    For more information, please contact Denise Harris at (716) 649-7900 ext. 236, or e-mail dharris@hilbert.edu.
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