Dec 07, 2013
Beginning Dec. 23 and continuing through Jan. 2, the Athletic Department will be closed or operating with limited staffing due to the holiday break. This will include the athletic director's office (581-2319/581-2310), the ticket office (581-2106), the Student Services area (581-6992), and the individual athletic coaching offices. In order for us to best serve you, please call ahead to make sure the office you need is open and/or the individual you need to see is present. Voice mail messages will be checked daily, but please plan your business with Athletics accordingly during the holidays. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from all of us at Athletics, and GO PANTHERS!!
MARSHA A. FIGGINS, Office Administrator
Posted: Dec 06, 2013
TARBLE ARTS CENTER TO CLOSE OVER THE HOLIDAYS
The Tarble Arts Center will be closed for the holidays Dec. 21 through Jan. 1. Happy holidays from the Tarble Arts Center staff and advisory board, with our thanks to the Tarbleís many members and volunteers.
Want to volunteer? Just send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 217-581-ARTS (-2787) for more information.
MICHAEL WATTS, Director, Tarble Arts Center
Posted: Dec 04, 2013
1,113 NEW ITEMS ADDED TO BOOTH LIBRARY COLLECTIONS IN NOVEMBER
During November, Booth Library acquired and cataloged 1,113 new items. The list can be viewed here. The list is arranged by location: Ballenger Teachers' Center, Books, Electronic Resources, Illinois and Federal Documents, Maps, Media, Reference Collection, Special Collections and University Archives. The titles are listed by call number within each location. Please contact Karen Whisler, head of Collection Development, at 581-7551 or email@example.com if you have any questions.
DAVID S. BELL, Reference Librarian/Booth Library
Posted: Dec 04, 2013
FINAL EXAMS SCANTRON PICK-UP
Any exams with electronic results that are not picked up by 4:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, will be returned to their respective departments via campus mail.
WENDY LONG, Director, Office of Testing & Evaluation
Posted: Dec 03, 2013
OFFICE OF TESTING AND EVALUATION FINAL EXAM WEEK HOURS
The Office of Testing and Evaluation will observe the following hours during finals week: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday. Exams can be submitted for scoring at the reception desk in the south end of Ninth Street Hall. For questions regarding exam scoring, please refer to the Faculty Scoring Guide on our website, or call our office before finals week begins.
JENNIFER L. SMITH, Testing and Evaluation
Posted: Dec 02, 2013
MAIL SERVICES HOLIDAY CLOSURES
During this holiday season, Mail Services will be closed Dec. 24, 25, 26 and 31, 2013, and Jan. 1, 2014.
PAMELA A. NEWBY, Mail Services Supervisor
Posted: Dec 02, 2013
COPIER METER CHARGES
Due to changes in the copier billing system, you will be required to report usages for your Konica Minolta copier. The copier meter reporting website can be found here using the same log in and password information that you use for Banner. Beginning in December, copier readings must be done the first week of each month in order for your Banner organization numbers to be charged on a regular monthly basis. Directions for entering your copier usage can be found here. Prior usage has already been loaded into the website and you should be able to view it after you have logged in.
Please call Lisa Standerfer at 581-6010 with any copier questions.
LISA J. STANDERFER, Procurement, Disbursements and Contract Services
Posted: Nov 21, 2013
MARILYN COLES, INTERIM DIRECTOR OF STUDY ABROAD
The Graduate School is pleased to announce that Marilyn Coles, professor of music, joined the Study Abroad Office on Nov. 1, 2013, as interim director. Coles brings an extensive portfolio of study abroad experience to the office. While a music student, she studied abroad in Paris and completed two summer vocal institutes in Graz, Austria. These opportunities led to auditioning for her first professional position in Germany where she performed for 10 years.
During her tenure at Eastern, Coles served as a resident director of the Maastricht (Netherlands) Center for Transatlantic Studies and has leveraged her multiple international experiences to initiate an international partnership in Salzburg, Austria. She has served on the International Education Council since 2008 and was elected Council Chair 2011. She has extensive experience recruiting international students to the university and has actively promoted and supported programs to increase participation in study abroad throughout her career at Eastern.
In addition to her role as interim director, Coles will continue to teach in the Department of Music and to serve as the programís graduate coordinator.
ROBERT M. AUGUSTINE, Dean
Posted: Nov 21, 2013
GIVE THEM A GIFT THEY'LL ACTUALLY USE
This year say "Happy Holidays" with a Dining Dollar Gift Card from EIU's Panther Dining! Available in $5 increments here and the Office of University Housing & Dining Services, located in the lower level, west wing, of the MLK Jr. Union.
Dining Dollars are redeemable at Java B&B, University Food Court, Panther Pantry, Thomas Hall C-Store, and all three residential dining centers.
CHAD M. FRANKS, Housing & Dining Services
Posted: Nov 18, 2013
CAMPUS HEATING/HOLIDAY BREAK TEMPERATURE REDUCTIONS
In an effort to lower campus heating costs, the administration has approved building temperature reductions for the heating months. Normal occupied building temperatures will be set to maintain 68 degrees minimum and should provide good general comfort conditions. Temperature set points during unoccupied times and during the holiday breaks will be set a few degrees lower beginning Saturday, Dec. 21, through Sunday, Jan. 5.
Campus partners are reminded to dress for the season and expect the cooler indoor temperatures. If there are any occupants who have a medically related need for supplemental heat, please contact Human Resources for an accommodation determination.
TIM ZIMMER, Director, Facilities Planning & Management
Posted: Nov 14, 2013
GREGG TECHNOLOGY CENTER -- EXTENDED HOURS (FALL 2013)
Sunday, Dec. 1:†2 p.m. to 1:45 a.m. (Dec. 2)
Monday, Dec. 2: 6 a.m. to 1:45 a.m. (Dec. 3)
Tuesday, Dec. 3:†6 a.m. to 1:45 a.m. (Dec. 4)
Wednesday, Dec. 4: Opens 6 a.m. Remains open through midnight, Friday, Dec. 6.
Saturday, Dec. 7: 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 8: noon to 1:45 a.m. (Dec. 9)
Monday through Thursday, Dec. 9-12:†6 a.m. to 1:45 a.m. daily
Friday, Dec. 13:†6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
CHAD P. ELLIOTT, Gregg Technology Center
Posted: Nov 01, 2013
NEW FURNITURE CONTRACTS IN PLACE (Updated 12-2-2013)
EIU, on behalf of IPHEC, announces new furniture contracts now in place with the following vendors:
*Allsteel Inc.-Stocks Inc./Tracy Millage, firstname.lastname@example.org, 217-359-1661
*Haworth Inc.-Illini Supply, Zach Hite, email@example.com, 217-855-0684
*Kimball Office Inc.-Widmer Interiors/Kathy Nichol, firstname.lastname@example.org, 217-355-5000
*Krueger International Inc.-Stocks Inc./Tracy Millage, email@example.com, 217-359-1661
*Knoll Inc.-Resource One/Lauren Nevius, firstname.lastname@example.org, 217-753-5742
*Vanerum Stelter, LLC-Business Furniture/Karen Miller, email@example.com, 217-741-2733
All previous furniture contracts are null and void. Contact these vendors for all future furniture purchases.
SUSAN L. PROPST, Procurement, Disbursements and Contract Services
Posted: Oct 01, 2013
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