October 29, 2015 Newsletter


Professor McMann will not hold office hours on November 3. Apologies for any inconvenience.

If you have not already signed up for an advising meeting with Professor McMann, please do so as soon as possible. She has appointments available on November 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, and 13. Please use the Google Calendar to sign up for an appointment.

All Majors

Harry S. Truman Scholarships
The Undergraduate Studies Office is accepting applications to be nominated for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation’s merit-based scholarship program. These scholarships are awarded to junior and sophomore standing students planning to attend graduate school with a career path of public service. Visit the Undergraduate Studies Website for more information before the November 15 deadline.

International Education Week
November 16-20
Save the date for International Education Week which will have a variety of activities and events organized by the Center for International Affairs.


African Cuisine Expo
November 7, 7:00pm, The Spot
The African Student Association is hosting its cuisine expo where African dance performances and food are free for CWRU students.

Diwali Dinner
October 31, 6:00pm, Tink Ballroom
The Undergraduate Indian Students Association will host an all-you-can-eat Indian buffet at its Diwali celebration. Attire is Indian or semi-formal. Tickets for students are $5.

The Iron Rose
October 29, 8:40pm, Cleveland Cinematheque
A couple explores a French graveyard and becomes trapped inside. Tickets for students are $7.

“The Lady in Number 6 Saved My Life”
November 4, 7:00pm, Morley Lecture Hall, Cleveland Museum of Art
Filmmaker Malcolm Clarke will discuss his film about Alice Harz-Sommer, who was the world’s oldest Holocaust survivor, as she recalls how music helped her survive. Tickets for students are $7.

Inspiration from French Painters of Gardens
November 10, 2:00pm
Garden Designer Bobbie Schwartz will give advice on how to use the gardens in French paintings to design your garden at home. Registration is required.

Middle East and North Africa
Turkish Republic Day
October 29, 7:00pm, University Farm
Turkish Republic Day is being celebrated by the Union of Turkish Students.