Your complete announcements for the week of 9/24/2007

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

Today the Campus Crime Watch invites you to join them at 7 p.m. in Phase III as they introduce another way to keep students safe. Students who volunteer with the program will not only receive community service hours but valuable experience as well. Corporal Luke from the FAMU Police Department will be speaking. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Mr. Johnson at (850)599-3156.

Today the Electoral Commission is sponsoring The Great Debate 2k7 at 6 p.m. on the Black Archives Lawn. Please come and be informed about freshmen president and vice-president and senator positions. Elections will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 25. Precincts will be open from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. For more information, contact Tenikca Morning at

Today the National Association of Black Accountants will be hosting a reception with McGladrey at 7 p.m. in the School of Business and Industry Boardroom, located on the 4th floor, in the South Wing. For more information email FAMU White & Gold Honor Society will hold a general body meeting at 6p.m. in Perry Paige Auditorium. The meeting will provide information about upcoming events and community service opportunities. For more information email April

The Student National Alumni Association will host its first general body meeting on Wednesday Sept. 26, 2007 in the Student Government Senate Chambers. Dues of $10 will be collected. Contact William Miller at (850) 264-2526 or email for more information.

The FAMU Green Coalition will host a free Green Movie Night on Sept. 26, 2007 at 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m., in the SJGC Lecture Hall. “An Inconvenient Truth” is an Academy-Award winning documentary by former Vice President Al Gore. Prof. Beth Lewis, who was trained by Gore, will lead a discussion afterward. For more information, contact Nadia Pappas at

Tallahassee and African Sister Cities Coalition, in collaboration with FAMU Department of History, 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 7:00 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.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 the Graduate Student Reception in the Architecture building Atrium. Email LaToya Russell at for more information.

Do you think you have what it takes to be in the center of FAMU’s stage? Are you interested in being a contestant for the Homecoming 2K7 Talent Show, and would like to perform? If so, The Office of Student Activities invites you to audition on Oct. 4 and show us what you got! For more information, please contact Shelley Dickson at or call (850) 599-3400.

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

Are you a poet or an artist looking to showcase your talents in a public forum? The Gamma Alpha Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. is looking for artists and poets for an event in the near the future. Contact De`Khara Pinion at by Sept. 29, 2007 if interested in participating.

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

Mahogany Dance Theatre will be hosting auditions Sunday, until further notice, at 3p.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