May 20, 2009
Public Relations Student Society of America encourages all student organizations to get creative and participate in this year’s Dragon Day. Participants will be tasked with using their imagination and any materials they can find to construct a dragon with Drexel pride that represents their organization.
The dragons will be judged on Wednesday, May 27, 2009, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Quad (between Chestnut and Market Streets, and 32nd and 33rd Streets).
First place: $1,000
Second place: $500
For more information, contact Rachel Santella at firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 20, 2009
The Italian Students Organization will host a free screening of the movie “Cinema Paradiso” on Wednesday, May 27th, 2009, at 8:30pm in the Quad, with the rain location in Room 111, Nesbitt Hall.
Winner of the 1989 Cannes Film Festival’s Special Jury Prize and the 1989 Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film, “Cinema Paradiso” is a comedic yet touching Italian film that tells the story of a famous film director who returns home to Sicily for the first time in almost 30 years. He reminisces about his childhood at the Cinema Paradiso where Alfredo, the projectionist, first brought about his love of films.
This movie is free and open to the public. Attendees are reminded to bring a lawn chair or blanket and refreshments if they’d like. The film is in Italian with English subtitles.
For more information about the film, visit http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0095765/. For other details, email ISO@drexel.edu or visit http://www.ItalianStudentsOrg.com.
April 28, 2009
The Campus Activity Board (CAB) will host the next Student Organization Executive Board (SOEB) meeting on Thursday, April 30th in MacAlister Hall Room 3019 at 6 pm.
SOEB invites all student organizations to send their president or an executive representative to the meeting to help further a Drexel community with increased communication and collaboration.
At SOEB meeting attendees will:
- Receive more information on what SOEB is, what it offers and how we can better increase communication.
- Have a chance to share updates on their student organization and any upcoming events.
- Gain first hand exposure to other student organizations and information about their events.
- Receive access to the newly formed student organization blog.
April 27, 2009
The Italian Students Organization will host a Chat & Chew with Tony De Nonno on Tuesday, May 12, 2009, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm in room 125, Nesbitt Hall (33rd and Market Streets).
The Drexel community is invited to enjoy free refreshments and watch Tony De Nonno’s 1-hour PBS documentary “Heaven Touches Brooklyn in July”. Following the screening, Tony De Nonno will hold an informal discussion to talk about his work and life. Members of the Piazza Nuova Lodge, Order Sons of Italy in America of Yardley, PA will also be in attendance to network with attendees.
Tony DeNonno has produced, written and directed more than 50 award-winning documentaries which have been broadcast on almost every major TV network and are in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art, alongside directors Martin Scorsese and Woody Allen. “Heaven Touches Brooklyn in July” is narrated by John Turturro and Michael Badalucco and documents the 300 year-old ritual of “The Dance of Giglio” in New York.
For more information, email ISO@drexel.edu or visit http://www.ItalianStudentsOrg.com.
April 23, 2009
If you or your student organization would like to join with Drexel, please contact Andrew Damron directly at ATD342@drexel.edu. Currently in union with the Foundation of Undergraduates for Sexual Equality, Drexel Democrats, and the Student Liberty Front.
April 14, 2009
ADMISSION IS FREE FOR ALL DREXEL STUDENTS
$5 for one guest
Learn more about the Rock Your Cause initiative. Go to rockyourcause.net!
April 14, 2009
Interested in being a part of the Campus Activities Board during the 2009-2010 academic year? CAB is responsible for executing events like NYC Broadway trips, Paintballing, Snowboarding, Spring Jam, Comedy Show, Crystal Ball, Women In Society Dinner, etc.
Applications are now available online by clicking here. All applications are due no later than Friday, April 24th.
Positions include: Assistant Director of Lectures and Diversity, Assistant Director of Special Events, Assistant Director of Traditions, Assistant Director of Performing Arts, and Assistant Director of Marketing (Public Relations and Advertising).