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INSIDE MERCY COLLEGE 

MERCY COLLEGE ART SALE
Wendy Nathan, Director of Counseling, is selling her art to raise money for student scholarships. Stop by on the 5th floor of Madison room 5812, or schedule a time to visit to her office by emailing wendy.nathan@mercycollege.edu. She takes cash, credit card or checks. Prices range from $15 to $150. Wendy is displaying her "Little Buddy" sculptural art made from found objects, antique parts, and old jewelry. They are very cute and whimsical! She is also selling shabby chic driftwood/antique bottle art. Those pieces hang on the wall and hold cut or dried flowers.
 
WHAT DO YOUR HEART AND BLOOD VESSELS LOOK LIKE ON AN ULTRASOUND EXAM? COME AND FIND OUT!
OCTOBER is ULTRASOUND AWARENESS MONTH!! Have your heart or carotid arteries scanned in the Cardiovascular Technology ultrasound lab! Help the CVT students gain additional hands-on experience by volunteering to be a patient model. Come on over to the 4th floor of the Professional Building Monday or Wednesday at 2pm or Tuesday or Thursday at 4:30pm or contact Vickie Delaney at 419-251-1538 to set up an appointment.
 
WALK THE LABYRINTH
Wednesday, October 22 and Thursday, October 23

The labyrinth will be laid out in St. Joseph Chapel (next to the Library) on these two days. Please "take a walk!" It is a wonderful way to focus and slow down in our hectic lives. Materials will be provided (guides for walking, displays, prayer helps, articles) to help you on your journey. Sister Sally challenges you to walk this peaceful way!
 
LOOKING AHEAD - VETERANS DAY PRAYER SERVICE
Photos Needed - Due: November 7!

For our annual Veteran's Day Prayer Service and Reception on November 11 at 4:00 PM, in St. Joseph Chapel, a PowerPoint of veterans connected in some way to Mercy College is shown. We need your pictures, preferably in uniform!
If you were/are in one of the branches of the military, have a relative currently serving or who has served, and would like their picture added to the PowerPoint, please e-mail Sr. Sally a scanned picture at sally.bohnett@mercycollege.edu. Be sure to include your name, the name of the person in the picture and the branch of service. If you do not have scanning capabilities, bring the photo to Sr. Sally (5th Floor Madison) and she can scan it.
 
FLU VACCINATION SCHEDULE AND EXEMPTION REQUEST REMINDER
All Mercy College students, faculty and staff are invited to come to the 3rd floor of the Mercy Health Building (Mercy College) to receive flu vaccinations on the following dates/times. There will be signs in the Jefferson lobby to direct you.
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23, 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 24, 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
NOTE: The deadline for students to request a medical or religious exemption was October 15th. If you have not yet completed your exemption request, please contact Janice Bernard immediately at janice.bernard@mercycollege.edu.
 
REMINDER: LEAD SERIES WORKSHOP: HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN TOLEDO
The Mercy Community is invited to participate in the third LEAD workshop of the year. Toledo has recently been cited by the FBI and National Center for Missing and Exploited Children as a major recruitment area for the commercial sexual exploitation of children by traffickers. This session will take a closer look at Human Trafficking and why Northwest Ohio is a hub of activity. Three experts will be on campus to guide us in dialogue. The event will take place on Monday, October 20th at noon in J3302.
 
REMINDER: SPRING 2015 REGISTRATION
The Spring 2015 course schedule is available for viewing HERE.
Registration will begin the week of November 3. Please see your advisor prior to registering if you have not begun your program coursework.
The registration schedule is based on your total earned credit hours at Mercy College. Below is the schedule:
November 3 at noon for students who have earned 60 or more credit hours.
November 4 at noon for students who have earned 30-59 credit hours.
November 5 at noon for students who have earned 0-29 credit hours.
If you have any questions, please contact either your advisor or myself at registrar@mercycollege.edu.
Heather Hoppe, Registrar
 
OPEN HOUSE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
The Fall Open House at the Toledo campus will be held on November 8, 2014 from 10am-12pm. Below you will find the volunteer assignments needing coverage. If you would like to volunteer for an area on the list below, please send an email with the area you would like to volunteer to molly.mchugh@mercycollege.edu. The list will be updated when volunteer assignments are received.
• ADMISSIONS APPLICATIONS – 3rd Floor Madison computer lab
• ESCORT/MADISON AVE.: Take prospective students and their families to Room 3302.
• GREETERS/MADISON AVE.: Distribute folders/pens and have each prospective student complete an Information Sheet.  Keep Information sheets at front desk. Organize escorts to take guests over to Room 3302.  
• GREETERS/JEFFERSON AVE.: Distribute folders/pens and have each prospective student complete an Information Sheet.  Give Information Sheets to Molly or Gina before leaving. Direct guests to Room 3302.
• TOUR GUIDES/ROOM 3302: Take prospective students and their families on a tour of our college.  ALL TOURS DEPART FROM ROOM 3302. Guide sheet with tips and points of interest will be provided.
Questions may be directed to Molly McHugh at molly.mchugh@mercycollege.edu or 419-251-8999.

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