Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/ en-us Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:00:47 PDT Mon, 30 Mar 2015 08:44:39 PDT http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Announcements webmaster@wallawalla.edu webmaster@wallawalla.edu http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/logo.jpg Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/ Be Well, Walla Walla - Lunch Walk http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8119 Date/Location: Noon - 12:30 pm on Thu, Apr 02 at In front of ADM Bldg&lt;br /&gt;Thursday, April 2, will be the first lunch walk for the second quarter of Be Well, Walla Walla! Come on out to the front of the ADM Building for a quick walk around campus, worth 5 Be Well points! This quarter we will walk every Monday and Thursday, so you have more opportunities to join us for some fresh air!&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Cheree.Hill@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Cheree Hill&lt;/a&gt; Cheree Hill (Cheree.Hill@wallawalla.edu) Mon, 30 Mar 2015 08:44:39 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8119 Volunteers for Welcome Back/ Easter Dinner http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8118 Date/Location: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on Wed, Apr 01 at Kellogg Dining &lt;br /&gt;On Wednesday April 1, 2015, in Kellogg Dining we will have our first Welcome Back/ Easter Dinner. I am open to having any faculty/staff members volunteer for this dinner. Please email me if you wish to help. <br /><br /> sandra.williams@wallawalla.edu&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Sandra.Williams@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Sandra Williams&lt;/a&gt; Sandra Williams (Sandra.Williams@wallawalla.edu) Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:13:23 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8118 Welcome Back/ Easter Dinner http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8117 Date/Location: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on Wed, Apr 01 at Kellogg Dining &lt;br /&gt;&lt;mb&gt;Attachment:&lt;/mb&gt; &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&#039;http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/?file=8117,JOIN US FOR.docx&#039; target=&#039;_blank&#039;&gt; JOIN US FOR.docx &lt;/a&gt;&lt;br /&gt;<br /><br /> &lt;br /&gt;Join us for a Welcome Back/ Easter Dinner <br /><br /> Door Prizes to given&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Sandra.Williams@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Sandra Williams&lt;/a&gt; Sandra Williams (Sandra.Williams@wallawalla.edu) Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:56:23 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8117 5K Fun Run/Walk http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8116 Date/Location: 7:30 am - Sun, Apr 26 on Sun, Apr 26 at WEC, North Entrance&lt;br /&gt;The annual WWU 5K Fun Run/Walk is just 4 weeks away. Sign-up today for this April 26 event. Students receive free entrance and T-shirt. Register at www.wallawalla.edu/homecoming.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Terri.Neil@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Terri Neil&lt;/a&gt; Terri Neil (Terri.Neil@wallawalla.edu) Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:28:50 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8116 Alumni Homecoming Weekend http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8115 Date: Thu, Apr 23 - Sun, Apr 26&lt;br /&gt;Alumni Homecoming is only 4 weeks away. There are over 60 events including 35th Egg Drop Reunion, banquet honoring deans and RA&#039;s, Young Alumni Event, Fun Run (that earns Wellness points!), and academic symposiums. A full schedule is listed at www.wallawalla.edu/homecoming. Sign-up today!&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Terri.Neil@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Terri Neil&lt;/a&gt; Terri Neil (Terri.Neil@wallawalla.edu) Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:23:10 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8115 Sign up for Rosario Weekend! http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8114 Location: Biology Office, Rigby&lt;br /&gt;Rosario weekend is April 10-12! We will be staying in cabins right by the beach where you can watch beautiful sunsets, go tidepooling, to Deception Pass, the tulip festival, Mt. Erie and more! $10 for club members, $30 for non-club members, which will cover food, lodging and activities. Cash or check only. Transportation not provided. Spots are very limited so sign up today!&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Judelle.Johnson@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Judelle Johnson&lt;/a&gt; Judelle Johnson (Judelle.Johnson@wallawalla.edu) Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:09:35 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8114 CommUnity: Presidential Panel http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8113 Date/Location: 11:00 am - 11:50 am on Tue, Mar 31 at University Church&lt;br /&gt;&lt;mb&gt;Attachment:&lt;/mb&gt; &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&#039;http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/?file=8113,Presidential Panel Poster1.pdf&#039; target=&#039;_blank&#039;&gt; Presidential Panel Poster1.pdf &lt;/a&gt;&lt;br /&gt;<br /><br /> &lt;br /&gt;The March 31 CommUnity program features local college presidents George Bridges of Whitman College, Steven Van Ausdle of Walla Walla Community College, and John McVay of Walla Walla University in a panel discussion about higher education, collaboration, and leadership in the Walla Walla valley.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Emily.Muthersbaugh@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Emily Muthersbaugh&lt;/a&gt; Emily Muthersbaugh (Emily.Muthersbaugh@wallawalla.edu) Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:36:26 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8113 CommUnity http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8112 Please note students are required to attend 7 out of 16 CommUnity programs this quarter. If you have a work conflict and need to request a reduction in attendance, these forms are due to the dean of students on Friday, April 3. This form is online and in the office of Student Life and Mission in Kellogg Hall. Find the CommUnity schedule, forms, FAQs, and more at: wallawalla.edu/CommUnity.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Hilary.Catlett@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Hilary Catlett&lt;/a&gt; Hilary Catlett (Hilary.Catlett@wallawalla.edu) Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:15:39 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8112 Thrifty Threads http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8106 Location: http://readsh101.com/wallawalla.html&lt;br /&gt;Take a look at one of March&#039;s articles in SH101!<br /><br /> <br /><br /> Thrifty threads: How students dress well and spend less: http://readsh101.com/0315/06/wallawalla.html&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Student.Wellness@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Student.Wellness&lt;/a&gt; Student.Wellness (Student.Wellness@wallawalla.edu) Wed, 18 Mar 2015 15:27:49 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8106 App of the month! http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8095 Location: http://readsh101.com/wallawalla.html&lt;br /&gt;Check out the App of the month: eCBT Calm: A cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) app that helps with coping skills: http://readsh101.com/0315/app/wallawalla.html&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Student.Wellness@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Student.Wellness&lt;/a&gt; Student.Wellness (Student.Wellness@wallawalla.edu) Sun, 15 Mar 2015 15:03:46 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8095 Apply NOW for Ministry Leadership Opportunities 2015-2016 http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8093 Location: Chaplain&rsquo;s Office&lt;br /&gt;&lt;mb&gt;Attachment:&lt;/mb&gt; &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&#039;http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/?file=8093,CM_Leadership_Application_15-16.doc&#039; target=&#039;_blank&#039;&gt; CM_Leadership_Application_15-16.doc &lt;/a&gt;&lt;br /&gt;<br /><br /> &lt;br /&gt;If you are interested in becoming a leader for Campus Ministry next school year, 2015-16, you can apply now thru April 15, 2015 online or via the attachment. Please return apps to the Chaplain&#039;s Office. Open positions include: men&#039;s & women&#039;s dorm chaplains, prayer ministries, music chaplain, volunteer ministries, and more. Click https://www.wallawalla.edu/form/cm-leadership-app to apply.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Paddy.McCoy@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Paddy McCoy&lt;/a&gt; Paddy McCoy (Paddy.McCoy@wallawalla.edu) Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:32:15 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8093 Staff Council Event: Lessons from Prisoners of War http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8088 Date/Location: Noon - 12:50 pm on Tue, Mar 31 at WEC 209&lt;br /&gt;Darold Bigger interviewed Senator John McCain and 15 other POWs from the Vietnam war as part of a WWU Faculty Research Project. His presentation will include descriptions of those interviews, glimpses of their experiences and focus on how they coped then and since their return home. Light fare lunch provided. This event will earn you Be Well points!&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Cheree.Hill@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Cheree Hill&lt;/a&gt; Cheree Hill (Cheree.Hill@wallawalla.edu) Fri, 13 Mar 2015 08:34:37 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8088 Spring Quarter Tennis Intramurals http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8085 Location: WEC&lt;br /&gt;Next quarter, Tennis Intramurals will be starting up! All skill levels are welcome. If you would like to join, please email sean.lehnhoff@wallawalla.edu to reserve a spot for either A or B League. Staff and Faculty welcome.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Sean.Lehnhoff@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Sean Lehnhoff&lt;/a&gt; Sean Lehnhoff (Sean.Lehnhoff@wallawalla.edu) Wed, 11 Mar 2015 22:58:55 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8085 Ping Pong Intramurals http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7757 Location: WEC&lt;br /&gt;Do you love Ping Pong? Would you be interested in playing in a league during Spring quarter? If you answered &quot;yes&quot; to either of those questions, then you should email sean.lehnhoff@wallawalla.edu. Please respond within the next week so we can get the players&#039; brackets set up for next quarter. Staff and faculty welcome as well.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Sean.Lehnhoff@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Sean Lehnhoff&lt;/a&gt; Sean Lehnhoff (Sean.Lehnhoff@wallawalla.edu) Wed, 11 Mar 2015 22:52:30 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7757 Be Well, Walla Walla - Deadline Approaching! http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8076 Date: Thu, Mar 12&lt;br /&gt;The deadline for earning Be Well points is tomorrow. Remember that all full time employees and their spouses, if on WWU insurance must have reported 200 points by March 31 in order to earn free insurance premiums through June 30. If you have any questions, please contact Cheree Hill.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Cheree.Hill@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Cheree Hill&lt;/a&gt; Cheree Hill (Cheree.Hill@wallawalla.edu) Wed, 11 Mar 2015 13:09:01 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8076 LLU Medicine PRE-INTERVIEWS http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8071 Date: Mon, Apr 06 - Tue, Apr 07&lt;br /&gt;Dr. Sarah Roddy from Loma Linda University School of Medicine will be here conducting PRE-INTERVIEWS for students who will be applying next year. Please stop by the Career Development Center for an appointment by April 2.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:career@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;WWU Career Center&lt;/a&gt; WWU Career Center (career@wallawalla.edu) Wed, 11 Mar 2015 11:54:25 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8071 LLU School of Medicine INFORMATION SESSION http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8070 Date/Location: 6:00 pm on Mon, Apr 06 at Rigby 220&lt;br /&gt;Are you interested in Medicine? Come meet with Dr. Sarah Roddy and learn what Loma Linda University School of Medicine has to offer!&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:career@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;WWU Career Center&lt;/a&gt; WWU Career Center (career@wallawalla.edu) Wed, 11 Mar 2015 11:47:08 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8070 Staff Nominations - Staff Awards http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8061 Staff our encouraged to nominate individuals for Staff Member of the Year and Rising Staff Member of the Year. All form submissions will be reviewed by the Selection Committee. <br /><br /> <br /><br /> Please submit the form &lt;a href=&quot;https://www.wallawalla.edu/form2/staff-recognition-award&quot;&gt;&lt;b&gt;here&lt;/b&gt;&lt;/a&gt;.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Brandon.Aberle@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Brandon Aberle&lt;/a&gt; Brandon Aberle (Brandon.Aberle@wallawalla.edu) Mon, 09 Mar 2015 12:07:07 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8061 Call for nominations: 2014 Distinguished Faculty Lecturer http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8033 Location: Deadline for submitting nominations is April 3&lt;br /&gt;&lt;mb&gt;Attachment:&lt;/mb&gt; &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&#039;http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/?file=8033,List of Distinguished Faculty Lecturers.pdf&#039; target=&#039;_blank&#039;&gt; List of Distinguished Faculty Lecturers.pdf &lt;/a&gt;&lt;br /&gt;<br /><br /> &lt;br /&gt;Call for nominations: 2015 Distinguished Faculty Lecturer<br /><br /> <br /><br /> Each year the Walla Walla University community selects a Distinguished Faculty Lecturer to address the campus in November. The chosen lecturer is a faculty member who has something important to say and who has established a reputation for excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service to community and church.&lt;/p&gt;&lt;p&gt; The Faculty Development Committee is responsible for the selection and wants a good cluster of names to choose from. Faculty, staff, and students are all invited to submit nominations. The process is simple:<br /><br /> <br /><br /> 1. Give us the name of the full-time faculty member you are nominating<br /><br /> 2. Tell us why<br /><br /> 3. Suggest a topic, theme, or title for the lecture by that faculty member.<br /><br /> <br /><br /> Nominations should be submitted by Friday, April 3. Simply reply to this email or send an email to: Claudia.Santellano@wallawalla.edu<br /><br /> <br /><br /> For reference and inspiration, a list of previous distinguished faculty lecturers and their titles is attached.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Claudia.Santellano@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Claudia Santellano&lt;/a&gt; Claudia Santellano (Claudia.Santellano@wallawalla.edu) Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:49:05 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8033 Seriously Dating? Engaged? Considering Engagement? http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8025 Date/Location: 5:00 pm on Fri, Apr 17 - 6:45 pm on Sat, Apr 18 at Fine Arts Center Chior Room&lt;br /&gt;Then the Collegiate Couples Seminar, April 17 and 18, 2015, is for you! With group presentations and individual couple discussion times, you will gain tools to enrich your relationship and your future together. Register by April 15 at: (509) 527-2800 church@wallawalla.edu. $25 per couple includes two meals and seminar materials.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Steve.Davis@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Steve Davis&lt;/a&gt; Steve Davis (Steve.Davis@wallawalla.edu) Wed, 04 Mar 2015 08:21:25 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8025 Cherish your sleep! http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8016 Location: http://readsh101.com/wallawalla.html&lt;br /&gt;Cherish your sleep: How to take back the night: http://readsh101.com/0315/03/wallawalla.html&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Student.Wellness@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Student.Wellness&lt;/a&gt; Student.Wellness (Student.Wellness@wallawalla.edu) Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:31:49 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#8016 SPCH 443 Persuasive Speaking http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7983 Date: Mon, Mar 30 - Fri, Jun 05&lt;br /&gt;Come and join Persuasive Speaking, Spring 2015, and learn how to Motivate, Inspire and Persuade.<br /><br /> Be equipped with the skills necessary to succeed in a world where strong communication is a vital, sought after skill.<br /><br /> For more information, contact Deborah Silva at deborah.silva@wallawalla.edu<br /><br /> Persuasive Speaking: SPCH 443, Call No. 1774&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Charles.Oroko@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Charles Oroko&lt;/a&gt; Charles Oroko (Charles.Oroko@wallawalla.edu) Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:38:47 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7983 Mail Room Offers New Service http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7973 The Mail Room has added a new service for WWU departments wanting to send packages UPS or FED EX. Your packages must be packed and taped, ready to send, and weigh less than 50 lbs. We will print the shipping label, charge the account you provide, and ship the following business day. Please bring your packages to the mail room between 10am and noon, Monday-Friday.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Linda.Cowles@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Linda Cowles&lt;/a&gt; Linda Cowles (Linda.Cowles@wallawalla.edu) Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:15:56 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7973 Defending the Faith Will Begin Again Spring Quarter http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7925 Date/Location: 10:15 am - 11:15 am on Sat, Apr 11 at Bowers Hall, Student Lounge&lt;br /&gt;There will be no Defending the Faith class this coming Sabbath. Instead, we will be starting fresh on the second week of Spring Quarter. Thank you to all who were able to join us in our discussions this quarter!&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Alina.Bylard@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Alina Bylard&lt;/a&gt; Alina Bylard (Alina.Bylard@wallawalla.edu) Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:13:55 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7925 5K Run/Walk http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7906 Date/Location: 7:25 am on Sun, Apr 26 at WEC, North Entrance&lt;br /&gt;Begin training now for the annual Fun Run/Walk on Alumni Weekend, Sunday, April 26. This event earns you 15 points towards your wellness goal. $16 entrance fee includes T-shirt. Register at www.wallawalla.edu/homecoming.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Alumni@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Alumni&lt;/a&gt; Alumni (Alumni@wallawalla.edu) Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:23:24 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7906 5K run/walk http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7905 Date/Location: 7:30 am on Sun, Apr 26 at WEC, North Entrance&lt;br /&gt;Begin training now for the annual Fun Run/Walk on Alumni Weekend, Sunday, April 26. Current WWU students receive free entrance and T-shirt but are encouraged to register ahead of time. Register at www.wallawalla.edu/homecoming today.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Alumni@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Alumni&lt;/a&gt; Alumni (Alumni@wallawalla.edu) Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:18:29 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7905 Excellence in Scholarship - Call for Nominations http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7862 Location: Deadline to submit nominations is March 13&lt;br /&gt;&lt;p&gt;The Faculty Achievement Awards Committee invites you to submit nominations for the &lt;strong&gt;Excellence in Scholarship&lt;/strong&gt; Award for the 2014-2015 academic year.<br /><br /> &lt;p&gt;Nominees must be full-time faculty and must have demonstrated significant achievement in scholarship, presentations and publications.<br /><br /> &lt;p&gt;Award recipients will be announced at CommUnity: Awards Celebration on Friday, April 24.<br /><br /> <br /><br /> Click on the link or email academics@wallawalla.edu with your nomination. Careful and complete support for your nomination make a stronger case.<br /><br /> http://www.wallawalla.edu/form/?excellence-in-scholarship<br /><br /> Thank you!&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Claudia.Santellano@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Claudia Santellano&lt;/a&gt; Claudia Santellano (Claudia.Santellano@wallawalla.edu) Thu, 05 Feb 2015 16:14:33 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7862 Excellence in Teaching Award - Call for Nominations http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7861 Location: Deadline to submit nominations is March 13&lt;br /&gt;&lt;p&gt;The Faculty Achievement Awards Committee invites you to submit nominations for the &lt;strong&gt;Excellence in Teaching&lt;/strong&gt; Award for the 2014-2015 academic year.<br /><br /> &lt;p&gt;Nominees must be full-time faculty.<br /><br /> &lt;p&gt;&lt;strong&gt;Teaching&lt;/strong&gt; nominees must have demonstrated a) direct positive impact upon and involvement with students; b) unusual effort devoted to ensuring the quality of students&#039; learning experience; and c) high scholarly standards for the rigor and currency of course content, and for the level of student performance.<br /><br /> &lt;p&gt;Award recipients will be announced at CommUnity Awards Ceremony on Friday, April 24.<br /><br /> <br /><br /> Click on the link or email academics@wallawalla.edu with your nomination. Careful and complete support for your nomination make a stronger case.<br /><br /> http://www.wallawalla.edu/form/?excellence-in-teaching<br /><br /> Thank you!&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Claudia.Santellano@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Claudia Santellano&lt;/a&gt; Claudia Santellano (Claudia.Santellano@wallawalla.edu) Thu, 05 Feb 2015 16:12:44 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7861 In the Footsteps of Jesus and the Judges Study Tour http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7806 Date/Location: Tue, Jul 07 - Fri, Jul 31 at Israel and Jordan, LAX to LAX&lt;br /&gt;&lt;mb&gt;Attachment:&lt;/mb&gt; &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&#039;http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/?file=7806,01--2015 Jesus & Judges Study Tour--Basic Requirements[1] copy.pdf&#039; target=&#039;_blank&#039;&gt; 01--2015 Jesus & Judges Study Tour--Basic Requirements[1] copy.pdf &lt;/a&gt;&lt;br /&gt;<br /><br /> &lt;mb&gt;Attachment:&lt;/mb&gt; &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&#039;http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/?file=7806,02--2015 Jesus & Judges Study Tour--Tentative Itinerary copy.pdf&#039; target=&#039;_blank&#039;&gt; 02--2015 Jesus & Judges Study Tour--Tentative Itinerary copy.pdf &lt;/a&gt;&lt;br /&gt;<br /><br /> &lt;br /&gt;Study Tour of Israel and Jordan: Following in the Footsteps of Jesus (according to Mark) and the Judges. <br /><br /> Led by Doug Clark, Kendra H. Valentine, Bev Beem. <br /><br /> Location: Jordan (based in Madaba) 1 week;<br /><br /> Jerusalem 1 week;<br /><br /> Galilee Region 1 week;<br /><br /> Petra and Wadi Rum.<br /><br /> <br /><br /> $400 Deposit due Feb 15. <br /><br /> Go to http://lasierra.edu/judges&jesus&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Beverly.Beem@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Beverly Beem&lt;/a&gt; Beverly Beem (Beverly.Beem@wallawalla.edu) Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:22:25 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7806 In the Footsteps of Jesus and the Judges Study Tour http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7766 Date/Location: Tue, Jul 07 - Fri, Jul 31 at Israel and Jordan, LAX to LAX&lt;br /&gt;&lt;mb&gt;Attachment:&lt;/mb&gt; &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&#039;http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/?file=7766,01--2015 Jesus & Judges Study Tour--Basic Requirements[1] copy.pdf&#039; target=&#039;_blank&#039;&gt; 01--2015 Jesus & Judges Study Tour--Basic Requirements[1] copy.pdf &lt;/a&gt;&lt;br /&gt;<br /><br /> &lt;mb&gt;Attachment:&lt;/mb&gt; &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&#039;http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/?file=7766,02--2015 Jesus & Judges Study Tour--Tentative Itinerary copy.pdf&#039; target=&#039;_blank&#039;&gt; 02--2015 Jesus & Judges Study Tour--Tentative Itinerary copy.pdf &lt;/a&gt;&lt;br /&gt;<br /><br /> &lt;br /&gt;Study Tour of Israel and Jordan: Following in the Footsteps of Jesus (according to Mark) and the Judges. <br /><br /> Led by Doug Clark, Kendra H. Valentine, Bev Beem. <br /><br /> Location: Jordan (based in Madaba) 1 week;<br /><br /> Jerusalem 1 week;<br /><br /> Galilee Region 1 week;<br /><br /> Petra and Wadi Rum.<br /><br /> <br /><br /> $400 Deposit due Feb 15. <br /><br /> Go to http://lasierra.edu/judges&jesus&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Beverly.Beem@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Beverly Beem&lt;/a&gt; Beverly Beem (Beverly.Beem@wallawalla.edu) Tue, 20 Jan 2015 23:27:27 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7766 Emergency Procedures available on Campus Security webpage http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7737 Under the direction of Courtney Bryant, Campus Security Director, WWU Emergency Procedures are now easily accessible at www.wallawalla.edu/security<br /><br /> <br /><br /> New to the list are instructions for &quot;active shooter&quot; on campus. Be sure to review the procedures above and bookmark the link on your phone or computer for easy reference.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Holley.Bryant@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Holley Bryant&lt;/a&gt; Holley Bryant (Holley.Bryant@wallawalla.edu) Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:47:38 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7737 In the Footsteps of Jesus and the Judges http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7693 Date/Location: Tue, Jul 07 - Fri, Jul 31 at Israel and Jordan&lt;br /&gt;A Different Kind of Tour. Study the stories of the Judges and the places where they happened. Follow the way of Jesus from Galilee to Jerusalem as told in the Book of Mark. 8 hrs, of credit in English, religion, archaeology.<br /><br /> Classes taught by Doug Clark, Kendra Haloviak Valentine, and Bev Beem. Contact Beverly Beem at 2036 or email for more information.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Beverly.Beem@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Beverly Beem&lt;/a&gt; Beverly Beem (Beverly.Beem@wallawalla.edu) Tue, 13 Jan 2015 22:59:46 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7693 In the Footsteps of Jesus and the Judges http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7669 Date/Location: Tue, Jul 07 - Fri, Jul 31 at Israel and Jordan&lt;br /&gt;A Different Kind of Tour. Study the stories of the Judges and the places where they happened. Follow the way of Jesus from Galilee to Jerusalem as told in the Book of Mark. 8 hrs, of credit in English, religion, archaeology.<br /><br /> Classes taught by Doug Clark, Kendra Haloviak Valentine, and Bev Beem. Contact Beverly Beem at 2036 or email for more information.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Beverly.Beem@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Beverly Beem&lt;/a&gt; Beverly Beem (Beverly.Beem@wallawalla.edu) Sun, 11 Jan 2015 20:17:40 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7669 Thailand Mission and Cultural Trip http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#6524 Date/Location: Wed, Aug 26 - Noon on Tue, Sep 15 at Thailand&lt;br /&gt;&lt;mb&gt;Attachment:&lt;/mb&gt; &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&#039;http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/?file=6524,thailand poster1.pdf&#039; target=&#039;_blank&#039;&gt; thailand poster1.pdf &lt;/a&gt;&lt;br /&gt;<br /><br /> &lt;br /&gt;Walla Walla University Office of Diversity invites you be part of the 2015 Thailand Mission and Cultural Trip.We have been doing this in partnership with Asia Pacific International University and the API University Church since 2004. You are invited to join us for this exciting annual WWU short-term mission and cultural outreach in Thailand.<br /><br /> <br /><br /> Mission Projects<br /><br /> <br /><br /> 1. English Camp at the McGovern Elementary School<br /><br /> 2. After school/work Adult and Children Language Camp at the University Church&#039;s Community Center in Muak Lek<br /><br /> 3. Community Health in surrounding towns and villages<br /><br /> 4. Fruit Farm assistance to an invalid Thai farmer, and Branch Sabbath School in that neighborhood<br /><br /> 5. Work at an Orphanage<br /><br /> <br /><br /> <br /><br /> Cultural Projects:<br /><br /> <br /><br /> 1. Visits to Buddhist temples (including Tiger Temple) and interacting with and understanding the religious culture<br /><br /> 2. Touring historical sites, both urban and rural<br /><br /> 3. Touring national parks<br /><br /> 4. Interacting and learning from the locals, both in the academic setting and in the towns and villages<br /><br /> <br /><br /> Cost:<br /><br /> <br /><br /> Each participant will at a minimum raise or contribute $1,300.00 plus airfare.<br /><br /> <br /><br /> Email pedrito@wallawalla.edu for more information<br /><br /> &lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Pedrito.Maynard-Reid@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Pedrito Maynard-Reid&lt;/a&gt; Pedrito Maynard-Reid (Pedrito.Maynard-Reid@wallawalla.edu) Mon, 05 Jan 2015 10:30:17 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#6524 Make a Gift for 2014 http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7617 Location: ADM 4th Floor&lt;br /&gt;If you haven&#039;t already done so, support Walla Walla University with re-occurring gifts in 2015. Visit wallawalla.edu/give or visit Tammy in Alumni and Advancement Services to set up a payroll deduction.<br /><br /> <br /><br /> Monthly giving is a quick and easy way to regularly support your area of interest. The WWU Fund supports areas of greatest need. Our goal this year is $430,000. Your support makes a difference for our students.&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Breanna.Bork@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Breanna Bork&lt;/a&gt; Breanna Bork (Breanna.Bork@wallawalla.edu) Wed, 31 Dec 2014 08:49:12 PST Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7617 Register a Small Group! http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7322 Want to lead or co-lead a small group? Small groups can be bible studies, worship music groups, random acts of kindness groups, or really any group that can show you or others Jesus! If you have a small group or want to start one, you can register by emailing Alexa Luke (alexa.luke@wallawalla.edu) with the Group Title, leaders names, location, day of the week & time, and a small description of your small group. &lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Alexa.Luke@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Alexa Luke&lt;/a&gt; Alexa Luke (Alexa.Luke@wallawalla.edu) Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:29:06 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7322 ASWWU Olympics Sports Tournament http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7306 Date/Location: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on Sun, Oct 26, 2014 at WEC Main gym & Rock Wall&lt;br /&gt;ASWWU Olympics is our quarterly Sports Tournament! If you want to participate in the basketball shoot out, badminton, rock climbing, rope climbing, food eating, hand-standing, or strength contests, come to the gym for a wild time! If you podium, we&#039;ll even let you run the ASWWU Olympic torch...&lt;br /&gt;Posted by: &lt;a style=&#039;&#039; href=&quot;mailto:Carly.Yaeger@wallawalla.edu&quot;&gt;Carly Yaeger&lt;/a&gt; Carly Yaeger (Carly.Yaeger@wallawalla.edu) Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:14:55 PDT Walla Walla University Announcements http://www.wallawalla.edu/announce/#7306