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    Tuesday, September 30, 2014
    Tuesday, September 30, 2014
    Wednesday, October 1, 2014
    Wednesday, October 1, 2014

    Campus Announcements

    Information Session on RWU/RWU Law Three-Plus-Three Program on Oct. 15

    Freshmen considering a career in the law and interested in learning more about the joint RWU/RWU Law Three-Plus-Three Programs should plan to attend an information session on Wednesday, October 15 at 5:00 p.m. in FCAS 126. Representatives from the School of Justice Studies, Gabelli School of Business, and Roger Williams University School of Law will be available to answer your questions about the accelerated undergraduate/law school program opportunities.

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    Annual Notification of Alcohol and Drug-Free School and Workplace Policy

    Annual notification of "Alcohol and Drug-Free School and Workplace Policy." As part of the University's annual notification to employees, Roger Williams University and Roger Williams University School of Law (collectively referred to as the "University") established this "Alcohol and Drug-Free School and Workplace Policy" (the “Policy”) in response to and in conformity with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988 (41 U.S.C. § 701) and the Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Amendments of 1989 (20 U.S.C. § 1011i). The policy can be found at http://rwu.edu/sites/default/files/downloads/hr/drug-freepolicy.pdf.

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    New Members Welcome to Spanish Honor Society Meeting

    New members welcome to a meeting of the Spanish Honors Society on Wednesday, October 8 at 3 PM in GHH 101.

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    Chile Intersession Information Meeting

    There will be an informational meeting for all students interested in participating in the Winter 2015 Intersession in Chile on Wednesday, October 1 in GHH 101 at 3 PM.

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    Spiritual Life Office Announces Two New Services

    Beginning this week, the Office of Spiritual Life will offer two additional services for prayer, reflection, and community-building.

    ROGER AT PRAYER: Thursdays, 12:00 to 12:30 p.m., Multipurpose Room, Intercultural Center. This weekly service, starting on September 25, will offer a spiritual "time-out" during the week for prayer, intercessions, and meditation.

    CHRISTIAN ECUMENICAL WORSHIP: Sundays, 11:00 a.m., Global Heritage Hall 200. Another weekly service, starting on September 28, will be an opportunity for RWU community members to gather for prayer, reflection, and a simple Communion service.

    Led by the Rev. Cleo Graham, Affiliated Protestant Chaplain, and the Rev. Nancy Hamlin Soukup, University Multifaith Chaplain. All members of the RWU campus are welcome to these services! For more information, contact, Rev. Nancy at nsoukup@rwu.edu.

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    Off-Campus Service Information for Jewish High Holidays 2014/5775

    The Jewish High Holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur will be observed in synagogues throughout Rhode Island during the next two weeks.

    • Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year): Wednesday evening, September 24, through Friday, September 26
    • Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement): Friday evening, October 3, through Saturday, October 4

    If you are interested in attending services, see below the names of local synagogues with websites. Sometimes reservations are required for services; please check the website of the synagogue you plan to attend. If you need assistance with either reservations or transportation, please contact Rev. Nancy Hamlin Soukup at nsoukup@rwu.edu.

    Local synagogues: read here for information 

    United Brothers Synagogue, Bristol: www.unitedbrotherssynagogue.org/1.html

    Temple Shalom (Conservative), Middletown: www.templeshalomri.org/

    Temple Habonim (Reformed), Barrington: www.templehabonim.org/

    Touro Synagogue (Orthodox), Newport: www.tourosynagogue.org/

    The Hillel at University of Rhode Island, Kingston: www.urihillel.org

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