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November 07, 2008
Vol. 50 No. 9

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SU Paper Crafts

Are you looking for an outlet for your creativity?

Do you like scrapbooking or making homemade greeting cards?

Join SU Paper Crafts at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays in Meeting Rooms 4 and 5 in the Degenstein Campus Center.

SU Paper Crafts will be holding our last class of the semester on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m.

This class will teach students how to make four different holiday card layouts. The class will be $5 and includes all supplies to make the four different cards.

No matter which holiday you and friends celebrate, we have a card for you.

If you are interested in taking this class, you should e-mail senior Sarah Turcotte by Nov. 14 to reserve your space.

Supplies are limited so RSVP as soon as possible and ensure that we have reserved supplies and space for you.

For more information regarding the class or our weekly meetings in general, contact seniors Kalyn Kepner or Sarah Turcotte.


Next Thursday, Nov. 13, the Office of Multicultural Affairs will be presenting a roundtable discussion moderated by Brandon Ice, Associate Director of Diversity Initiatives at Wilkes University.

The discussion, titled "Who's Speaking for You? Being Your Own Advocate on a Majority Campus" will be held from 11:35 a.m. to 12:35 p.m. in Apfelbaum 318.
Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to come and participate in the discussion.


We just wanted to thank everyone who came out and supported our fundraisers for breast cancer research and awareness.

These fundraisers included our Real Men Wear Pink Pageant, Bragrams and our Pancakes for Pink breakfast. We raised $281 dollars and again we just wanted to thank everyone for supporting us.

Karate Club

Are you interested in studying martial arts?

Come check out the Susquehanna Karate Club. We meet Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Green Room of the Garrett Sports Complex Fitness Center. No experience is necessary.

The style we practice is Okinawan Gojurye, a traditional form of karate oriented toward self-defense. If you have questions, please contact Jeffrey Mann.


Come join Hillel as we have another bagel brunch in the Seibert Model Classroom.
We will have the same great options as before in the Sukkah.

If you were there then you know what to expect, and if you weren't then come find out.
Learn about who Hillel is and what we do. We'd be happy to answer any questions over bagels and coffee.

SU Democrats

The SU College Democrats is pleased to congratulate President-elect?Barack Obama for his historic win on Tuesday.

We would also like to thank all of his supporters from the Susquehanna community. Because of the efforts of volunteers, the Borough of Selinsgrove voted Democratic this election.

We extend a special thank you to Beth Winger for all of her help the past two weeks, and also to the Trax staff for throwing an amazing election party and letting us stay long enough for the victory speech.

Thanks to the SU College Republicans for participating in this election year and for their courtesy throughout the season.

For more information about the SU?College Democrats, please join us every Wednesday night at 7 p.m. in the Degenstein Campus Center conference room, or contact sophomores president Berkeley Chapman or vice president Becky Jones.

Although our name is officially Susquehanna College Democrats, we are an all left-wing encompassing group.

We welcome members of the Green Party, Independent Party, moderates and those who are just figuring out what they believe. We believe in personal freedoms, understanding and positive change.


Want to get out of the house for the night? Can't find a babysitter at the last minute?
Well, Susquehanna's chapter of PRSSA has your answer with their upcoming Kids Night Out.

The event will be held the evening of Nov. 15 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and will include swimming, games and arts and crafts, as well as snacks and drinks.

The cost is only $10 per child and $5 for each additional sibling. All kids from age 5 to 15 are welcome to come and enjoy the fun. Come check out PRSSA this Monday at 6 p.m. in Seibert Hall room 108.

PRSSA is dedicated to giving students hands-on experience in the public relations field by participating in event planning, fundraising, writing media releases and other public relations opportunities on campus.

For more information contact faculty advisor Dr. Hines, seniors Liz Rhoads, president, or Morgan Stall, public relations director.

Marketing Club

Come join the Marketing Club. Meetings are held Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. in Apfelbaum Hall room 217.

The Crusader

Sophomore Caitlin Anderson was named Staff Member of the Week for her photo in the Oct. 24 issue of The Crusader.

Also, junior Melissa Packer was the winner of a free iPod shuffle for participating in The Crusader's election survey.

The Crusader is looking for writers, editors and photographers for the weekly edition of the newspaper.

No experience is necessary, and students of all majors are welcome.

Staff meetings are held on Tuesdays at 6 p.m. in the Shearer Dining Rooms.

Sigma Kappa

Sigma Kappa would like to congratulate the men's and women's cross country teams on winning first place at Landmark Championships.

We would also like to congratulate Sammi Harclerode and Laura Luc on their performances in "Fiddler on the Roof."

Sigma Kappa will be selling gourmet lollipops in the lower level of Degenstein Campus Center on November 19, 20 and 21 in support of Alzheimer's and gerontology research.
Please help us support this great cause.


Come to BGLASS, a weekly anonymous support group for bisexual, gay, lesbian and transgendered students.

The goal of BGLASS is to provide sexual minority students with a supportive and confidential space to discuss queer culture, coming out issues, issues with family or friends, queer resources and more.

If you are interested, please contact Andy Dunlap at ext. 4437.

You can also visit for more information.

The Brotherhood

The Brotherhood will meet on Wednesdays at 8 p.m. in the Meeting Rooms in Degenstein Campus Center. Join the Brotherhood for another year of close friendship, hanging out and education on diversity issues. Come check us out, everyone is welcome.

SU Swings

SU Swings will be meeting in Mellon Lounge on Thursday, Sept. 4 at 7 p.m. for its beginner lesson. No experience or partner needed, just come and have a fun time dancing. If you have any questions, please contact Tracey Love.


Get to know what Students Promoting AIDS Awareness is all about. -Meetings are held at 5 p.m. in Degenstein Campus Center Meeting rooms. Free food and games.
Questions? Contact Lianne Hanson.

TV Station Club

Would you like your own television show?

Want to be a part of a creative production on campus?

Then join the TV Station Club. Meetings are Wednesdays at 7 p.m. in the Apfelbaum Hall television studio. For more information, please contact Kelly Stemcosky.



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