Campus briefs

Congressional debate to be held at Regents Hall

The 2004 4th District Congressional debate between Democrat Nick Clooney and Republican Geoff Davis will take place Wednesday, Oct.27 at 7 p.m. in Regents Hall. It was cancelled Oct. 13 because of the sudden death of Clooney’s son-in-law.

The debate, organized by Northern Kentucky’s Legacy Group and Citi Group will be free and open to the public.

Service allows students to ‘chat’ with librarians

The library is offering a service for students that allows them to instant message a librarian for help on research papers of class projects. The “chat reference service” is located at the Steely Library Web site under the heading “Ask a Librarian” or The librarian on duty will answer basic questions regarding referencing and Web site navigation. For more in depth help, however, students should go to the Information Desk or schedule a consultation.

Midterm grades

available for freshmen

Freshman students who have less than 30 credit hours are now able to check their midterm grades on Norse Express. The grades will be posted until Oct. 30. Before dropping any classes freshmen are encouraged to contact their academic advisors who can be found at First Year Programs Advising Web Link at The last day to drop a class with a W is Oct. 31.

University Housing will run Halloween festivities

The Department of University Housing will be conducting a haunted house, crafts and games for local children Oct. 28.

The Halloween program will also include actual trick-or-treating in the university halls.

The Department of University Housing is asking all student organizations to donate items including: candy, craft materials, game materials and Halloween decorations.

The Department would specifically prefer face paints, Halloween coloring books and crayons.

For any more information regarding the program or volunteering contact Kelly Rainey at (859) 448-8047.

STAR?will host

race dialogue

STAR hosts Race Dialogue

Students Together Against Racism will be presenting its 8th annual Dialogue on Racism from 6 tp 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 10th, in the University Center Otto Budig Theater.

Anyone is invited to attend.

Applications available online for RA positions

The Department of University Housing is looking for Resdient Assistants for the spring semester 2005.

Students who are interested in the position are invited to attend the “Meet the RA?Candidates Night” and to complete an online application.

RA?applications are available online at