Your complete announcements for the week of 9/16/2007

Today the Office of Student Activities is requiring all current and prospective members of student clubs and organizations to attend an anti-hazing workshop Sept. 19- Sept. 20. The workshops will be held at 10 a.m and 3 p.m. on each day. E-mail Felicia Barnes at felicia.barnes@famu.edu if you have any questions or concerns.

Today the National Society of Black Engineers is hosting a Career Expo Presentation at the the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering in Room B135 at 7 p.m. This presentation will provide information on resumes, interviewing and etc. to preparing for Engineering Day. For more information contact Calicia Johnson at famu_fsu_pres@yahoo.c0m

Today Project H.O.M.E., an organization dedicated to feeding the Frenchtown community, will be having its first general body meeting at 7:30pm in GC room 101. Those interested in providing assistance are encouraged to attend. Contact Alexis at (850) 329-7267 if you have any questions.

The FAMU Chapter of NAACP is having a General Body Meeting at 8 p.m. in the B.L. Perry General Classrooms Room 300. Directly after the meeting there will be a Mr. and Miss NAACP Pageant informational session. All individuals who are interested are being asked to attend this informational session. For more information please contact Andrew Collins or Tyrone Smith at famunaccp@yahoo.com or (305) 218-4293.

Today the Tallahassee Voters’ Coalition is having an Interest Meeting at 8 p.m. in BL Perry Room 100. If there you have any questions contact Beatrice Jean at 561-797-2209 or beatricejean@gmail.com

The Student Health Services in conjunction with the Sickle Cell Foundation will offer an educational seminar with free screening for the Sickle Cell trait on Thursday, Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. During Sickle Cell Awareness Month we want to remind people how early diagnosis, patient education and proper treatment can considerably improve the quality and length of life of all patients. Refreshments provided for those that attend the seminar. For more information or to register for a seminar, call Jennifer Harrison-Hauer at (850) 599-3777 or email her at jennifer.hauer@famu.edu.

The National Society of Black Engineers is holding a general body meeting September 20 at 7:30 p.m. in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Room B211. The Ford Motor Company will be accepting resumes and FAMU SGA will be hosting a “Leadership Listen.” For more information contact Calicia Johnson at famu_fsu_pres@yahoo.com

The National Society of Collegiate Scholars new member induction ceremony will be held September 20 at 7 p.m. in Perry-Paige Auditorium. New members should be present and are encouraged to invite family and friends. The required attire is business causal. For more information contact Danielle Davis at (850) 264-6205.

The Brown-Speed Administration will host their first Senior Class General Body Meeting, Friday, September 21st at 7p.m. in Perry Paige Auditorium. This meeting will provide vital information pertaining to the entire semester. The senior class t-shirts will be distributed as well, on a first come, first serve basis! Contact Anquan B. Brown @ 305-479-4733 or Kennard Speed @ 786-838-5423 for more information.

The FAMU-FSU Chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers is hosting conducting a community service project on Saturday Sept. 22 at 8:15 a.m. We will met at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. This community service event, sponsored by the Rainbow Rehab Inc., entails providing landscaping and painting services in the community. For more information contact Michelle Adejumo at outreach.famu_fsu_nsbe@yahoo.com.

The FAMU-FSU Chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers will be hosting their annual Fall Chapter Leadership Conference on Saturday September 22, 2007 from 12-4 p.m. in room B135 at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Workshops include “Level 5 Leadership,” “What they didn’t tell you about college,” a junior and senior discussion panel and “What do they do in Grad school?” All are encouraged to attend. Lunch will be sponsored by Eastman Chemical Company so bring your resumes! If you need a ride or more information email them at famu_fsu_nsbe@yahoo.com.

Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church will be hosting a Collegiate Soul Fest on Saturday, Sept 22 from 12 – 4 p.m. The church is located on Orange Avenue near Nims Middle School. Three scholarships will be awarded to those that apply. For more details contact Edward Clemons at (786) 3383072 or email him at linky2575@aol.com.

The Omega Xi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity, Inc. will host “Straight from the Source: Tricks on Wall Street,” on Monday, September 24, 2007 at 7:04 p.m. in the Perry Paige Auditorium. The purpose of this event is to provide students with the tools such as resume tips, interviewing skills and etc., in preparation for the Fall Career Expo. Email famuakpsievents@yahoo.com for more information.

The FAMU Green Coalition CANpaign is holding a competition to collect recyclable cans from students, faculty and staff and educate the campus community about the importance of recycling. The FAMU Rattlers have been challenged by the FSU Seminoles and the TCC Eagles to see which campus can collect the most aluminum cans by October 13 as part of the City and County’s CANpaign. Any student organization, sorority/fraternity or member of the campus community can bring their cans to the Set and receive 35 cents for each pound of aluminum cans collected. For more information, call Michelle Williams at 850.412.7797 or e-mail famugreencoalition@famu.edu.

St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, invites you to celebrating their 125th anniversary. They are located on 1405 Melvin Street between the corners of Harrison & Bronough and Melvin & Harrison streets, just north of Florida A & M University. On Saturday, Sept. 22 enjoy a free outdoor music festival featuring the FAMU Marching Band and Faculty Jazz Ensembles from 4 – 7 p.m. This afternoon of musical performances will feature tributes to Dr. William P. Foster, Dr. Julian White, and to the late Adderley brothers, “Cannonball” and “Nat.” An open afternoon Jazz Jam session will begin at 6:00 p.m. Also join them Sunday, Sept. 23 at 10 a.m. for selections from the FAMU Flute Choir and a Holy Eucharist. Contact Angela Bruton at (850) 681-0844 for more information.

The Procter and Gamble Company will host a General Reception on Monday, September 24 at 7:00 pm Room B-136 at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering. Please bring resumes. Representatives from Research & Development will be available starting at 6:30pm. Please contact ford.sa@pg.com for more information.

The Procter and Gamble Company will host a General Reception on Monday, September 24 at 6:30 p.m. Room 447 North Wing at the School of Business and Industry. Please bring resumes. Representatives from purchases and marketing will be available starting at 6:00pm. Please contact Rosemond.R@pg.com for more information.

The School of Graduate Studies and Research will host the 2007 Graduate Feeder Conference & Research Forums through the week of September 25-October 2. The kick-off event will be at the Graduate Student Reception in the Architecture bldg. Atrium. Email LaToya Russell at lsrussell@hotmail.com for more information.

Tallahassee and African Sister Cities Coalition, in collaboration with FAMU Department of History and Office of International Education and Development, invites you to participate in a 10-day cultural/educational tour or 5-7 week community service field project in Ghana, West Africa during the summer of 2008. Come to our meeting at FAMU B.L. Perry General Classroom Building, Room 300 on Sept. 26 at 7 p.m. Students may earn academic credit for their participation. The entire FAMU and Tallahassee Community are invited. For further information, you may contact Dr. Willie L. Butler, Department of History & Political Science at 561-2059 or 599-3447.

Monday Night Football will be held every Monday in the Rattlers Den beginning at 7 p.m. For more information please call Mr. Coleman at 599-8081.

Mahogany Dance Theatre will be hosting auditions Sunday, until further notice, at 3 p.m. in Jake Gaither Gymnasium. If you are interested in auditioning or need further information please contact Ceiffawn Wetherspoon at 305-878-7880 or email Mahoganydancetheatre@yahoo.com.