Campus Announcements -- March 12, 2013

Campus Announcements -- March 12, 2013

Congrats Rachel!

Congratulations to Rachel Crenshaw Tingle who is the mother of Presley Claire Tingle born Monday, March 11 at Flaget Memorial Hospital in Bardstown. Presley weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 ½ inches long with lots of dark hair. Best wishes to Rachel and her husband, Barrett. Rachel is a former admissions counselor at CU.

Saturday’s Color to Conquer Walk

Join Saturday’s Color to Conquer 5 K Walk/Run at Miller Park with registration at 7 a.m. Join our community in getting active to conquer obesity. All proceeds benefit St. Baldrick’s in conquering cancer. Registration is at the tennis court area from 7 a.m. until 8:15 a.m. Contact Donna Wise for details. Applications are at Hawkins Athletic Center lobby or sign up online at

Monthly PBL meeting is Friday

Just a friendly reminder for the monthly Phi Beta Lambda meeting. Please come by on Friday, March 15, 2013 in AD 30 at 10 a.m. Please invite or bring friends. If you have any questions, please contact Davaa at or (270) 789-5464.
Everybody is welcome.

GoTell Ministries fundraiser at Chick-fil-A®

Wednesday, 4:30-7:30 p.m. GoTell Ministries will have a fundraiser at Chick-fil-A® Express Wednesday, March 13 from 4:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Four students Lindsey Bowers, Blake Hanna, Tiffani Ellington and Lucas Pepper will be raising money for summer missions. Please help by purchasing Chick-fil-A Express and in turn donating 10 percent of your meal purchase to their cause.

Cell phones are needed

The OR 110-17 (FYE) class is asking people to donate their old cell phones for charity. These phones will be used to make a monetary donation to “Feed the Children.” “Feed the Children is a Christian, international, nonprofit relief organization that delivers food, medicine, clothing and other necessities to individuals, children and families who lack essentials due to famine, war poverty, or natural disaster. Last year they shipped 135 million pounds of food and other essential to children and families in all 50 states and in 32 foreign countries.” For more information, contact Dr. Janet Miller at You can drop off phones at her office in room 315 at Carter Hall or in the Winters Dining Hall, Women’s Village, Men’s Village, Broadway, Stapp and others.

International Justice Mission continues a week of action against human trafficking

The International Justice Club’s documentary Call+Response documentary in fight against human trafficking will be shown at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 13 in Ransdell Chapel. Dr. Allison Timbs, assistant professor of criminal justice, is asking faculty to consider giving students extra credit for attending.
The CU International Justice Mission is challenging all campus clubs, groups, and teams to stand with us in the fight against human trafficking --27 Hours for 27 MillionStand for Freedom. Your group doesn’t have to stand for the entire 27 hours. However, IJM will sponsor a movie party for the group that averages the most hours.The Stand begins at 2 p.m. March 14 through 5 p.m. March 15 at the Clock Tower. For more info contact:Dr. Allison Timbs