E-Bulletin of February 17, 2005
for Tsunami Relief
The Athletic and Student Activities Departments extend this invitation
to ask for your help in supporting the Tsunami Relief Effort by purchasing
tickets to a Thursday, Feb. 17, 5 p.m. women’s basketball game,
and 7 p.m. men’s basketball game. A halftime show will feature
MCCC's Cheer Dance Club.
Ticket pices are:
adults $3.00; seniors and children under 12 $2.00; MCCC Students with
Tickets will be
on sale in the Student Center from 12-1. To purchase tickets at another
time please visit SC160. Tickets are also available at the door. For
additional information, please call ext. 3403.
Sarari Coming March 5
The sun is rising higher in the sky every day, so if you haven't made
your reservation yet for Surfin' Safari, the MCCC Scholarship Dinner
Dance, now is the time! Don't miss this fabulous event at the Hyatt
Regency, with its fantastic menu of beef and chicken, fancy hors d'oeuvres,
a nationally recognized band playing beach classics, art and other auction
items. Call Elaine Stout to reserve your seat. $150 for MCCC staff and
to be Honored
Dr. Beverly Richardson, provost of the James Kerney Campus, was selected
by the Girl Scouts of Delaware-Raritan as one of this year's
"Women of Distinction." She will be honored on March 22 at
a dinner at the New Brunswick Hyatt and will receive the "World
of Education" award. The dinner cost is $135. For tickets call
Did you ever pick up five pounds of fat in one lump? It feels surprisingly
heavy! Caryn Alter, a registered dietitian in Cardiology Services at
CentraState Healthcare System in Freehold, used the lump and other props
during her lecture on Feb. 11 about heart health. A large, enthusiastic
audience gave the presentation rave reviews. Helen Tanzini and Debbie
Kell facilitated the event.
Visit the American
Heart Association's nutrition site here
Corporate and Community Programs hosted a SuperBowl "tailgate"
lunch for their staff members on Feb. 4 in preparation for the big game.
to Perform Poetry
“Postcards from Romania: A Journey” is a program of poetry
and sound to be performed by faculty member and poet Joan Goldstein,
Ph.D., and musician John Burkhalter III, at Barnes & Noble Bookstore,
Princeton Marketfair on Tuesday, April 5 at 7 p.m., during National
A poet, artist and
sociologist, Goldstein's work reflects images of Eastern Europe. These
poems were written since her return from her "roots" journey
to Romania last year. One poem recalls the story of her powerful, Romanian
immigrant great-uncle who became the sparring partner for the great
boxer Jack Johnson.
will play musical sounds scored to Goldstein’s poetry, including
an acorino which Goldstein brought back from the Peasant Museum in Bucharest.
Beauty for Valentine's Day
Dom DeFino, Lynn Nelson, Elaine Stout and Lonnie Burgess were winners
of beautiful floral arrangements made by members of the Horticulture
Club. The Phi Theta Kappa organization joined with the Horticulture
Club to raise money for charities through a drawing on Feb. 9. Photos
Blood Council of New Jersey
will hold a Blood Drive at St. Gregory the Great School Cafeteria, 4620
Nottingham Way, Hamilton Square, on Friday, March 18, from 3 to 8:30
p.m. For an appointment call Donna at 609-259-0742 or B. Bailey at 609-587-2307.
Walk-ins are welcome.
to Meet March 16
Join old friends for lunch on March 16 at Sunny Gardens, 1 p.m. Call
Helen Marie Dolton by March 14 to make your reservation at 882-5086.
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