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April 18, 2013

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Thursday, April 18, 2013

Graphic Design Undergraduate Student Exhibition
Suffolk University Art Gallery presents an exhibition of Graphic Design student work from the class of 2013.
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Coffee Hour
Join us of free coffee, tea, bagels, and more. 
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Contemporary Illustration: At Your Service
The work of top illustrators from the United States, Canada and Italy is at Suffolk University’s Adams Gallery in an exhibition organized by the Illustration Program at the New England School of Art & Design at Suffolk University. The exhibition shows original illustrations alongside their final applications, and each artist's work represents a different use of illustration. 
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Boston Living Center
The BLC serves 40,000 warm and nutritious meals a year to people living with HIV/AIDS. Volunteers are at the heart of the meals program and will help set-up our dining room, prepare and serve food and clean up by washing dishes, pots, pans, sweeping and mopping floors. This volunteer opportunity is limited to the first 5 participants who R.S.V.P. through SUconnect. Volunteers meet at the S.O.U.L.S. Center.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Boston Marathon Vigil: 10am
Suffolk University Community Vigil

in support of those who have been affected by the tragedy at the Boston Marathon
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Community Vigil
In support of those who have been affected by the tragedy at the Boston Marathon
Join the Suffolk Community at 10AM in the C.Walsh Theatre 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Getting on the "Upward Spiral" in your Post-Graduate Role
Deb Rosenbloom, Executive Career Development and Leadership Consultant

This workshop will provide a strategy and tools for inspiring respect and confidence in a new role. Starting strong, finding the "upward spiral" and accelerating success will be addressed.

Required for GMBAs graduating in May or August
Highly recommended for all MBAs, Graduate Programs in Accounting & Taxation and Graduate Programs in Finance planning to graduate in May or August

password: sbsgraduate2013
12:00 PM On ne badine pas avec L'amour (You do not mess with Love)
A dramatic reading by Le Club de Français.

Alfred de Musset's three-act play was published in 1834 and first performed in 1861. Suffolk's French Club will perform a dramatic reading en français for all who are interested. Audience participation is welcome. Anyone wishing to participate should contact prior to the event to read parts of the chorus. 

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM RAMily Reunion
The Suffolk community is invited to celebrate the end of another successful academic year!  Games, food, prizes, t-shirts, and more!
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM Poetry and Translations with David Ferry
Distinguished Visiting Scholar David Ferry will read poetry and translations from his latest works, Bewilderment and On this Side of the River.

Free and open to the public. 
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM SAFE Program: Rape Aggression Defense Introduction
Want to learn about rape aggression defense (RAD) classes and techniques of how to keep yourself safe on and around campus? April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and the Suffolk University Police Department and Health & Wellness have partnered for an informative, educational and interactive program for women. We hope you'll come and want to learn more! 

Free Lunch & Giveawayes provided!  The program will take place in Donahue 403 during activities period.
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Tai Chi
Join us for Tai Chi Thursdays at 1pm in the Interfaith Center (Donahue 540)!
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM The Government Careers Information Forum
Interested in learning about careers within government agencies? Attend the forum and learn about the opportunities available.

Meet representatives from:

Federal Agencies:
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Central Intelligence Agency
- U.S. Defense Contract Audit Agency 
- U.S. Department of Health & Human Services 
- U.S. Defense Contract Audit Agency 
- Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) 
- U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
- U.S. General Services Administration 
- U.S. Secret Service
- Peace Corps 

State Agencies:
- Commonwealth of MA
- John F. Kennedy Presidential Library
- MA Department of Environmental Protection
- MA Department of Corrections
- MA Department of Energy & Environmental Affairs
- MA Department of Early Education & Care
- MA Department of Elementary & Secondary Care
- MA Division of Banks
- MA Executive Office of Health & Human Services
- MA Office of the Attorney General
- Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)

This is not a job fair, but informational round table discussions. Participants move to a different presenter every 20 minutes. 

All students and alumni are welcome. Please note that U.S. Citizenship is required to work for the U.S. Government. Business attire is required.

The event will take place at Boston University, 100 Bay State Road, 6th Floor. Take the green line to Kenmore.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Qur'an Studies
Join us for Qur'an Studies on Thursdays at 2pm in the Interfaith Center (Donahue 540)!
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM (Baseball) Suffolk at Babson
(Baseball) Suffolk at Babson, Final, 20-8
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Passing of the Gavel Ceremony
This event recognizes the outgoing and incoming e-boards of Suffolk University's Cultural Affinity Student Groups. Refreshments will be served. It will take place in D-403.
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Prison Book Program
Join us for an evening of service at the Prison Book Program in Quincy to help promote education and literacy for prisoners. Read letters from prisoners and sort and package books to be sent to them. Volunteers meet at the S.O.U.L.S. Center, Donahue 209, at 5:30 and travel together to Quincy. This service opportunity is limited to the first 6 volunteers who R.S.V.P. through SUconnect.
6:00 PM Roman Catholicism 101
Members of the Suffolk community interested in learning more about the Roman Catholic faith are welcome. Dinner is Provided!
This Event is OFF CAMPUS at The Paulist Center (5 Park Street, Boston)!
For more information, contact Rev. Amy Fisher, University Chaplain at
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Suffolk University Law School 5th Annual Moot Court Honor Board Alumni Gathering
The 2012-2013 Suffolk University Law School Moot Court Honor Board and Journal of Trial and Appellate Advocacy

Cordially invite you to the
5th Annual Moot Court Honor Board Alumni Gathering

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Silvertone Bar & Grill
69 Bromfield Street, Boston

Join us for a networkng and social event to celebrate the members of the Moot Court Honor Board, past and present.  Come reconnect with old friends and meet Moot Court alumni and current members.

Spouses and significant others are welcome to attend.

Cost: $20.00 per person (includes drinks and hors d'oeuvres)

Register online here

Questions? Contact Fandy Si, Vice President Moot Court Honor Board and Journal of Trial and Appellate Advocacy at

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Whose Choice Is Death?
A Ford Hall Forum event.

Featuring Guy Maytal, M.D. (Associate Director of Ambulatory Psychiatry, MGH) and Marcia Angell, M.D. (Senior Lecturer in Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School). Moderated by Ford Hall Forum Vice President Jack Wrobel.

With the vote on the physician-assisted suicide initiative coming down to a slim margin this past November, voters of Massachusetts appear torn. Is this dignity or playing God? Mercy or giving up too soon? Does it give people who are suffering a way to control their own destinies, or people with hidden agendas a way to do away with the vulnerable? And how soon will this issue arise again in our state? Jack Wrobel, Ford Hall Forum Vice President, moderates a debate that elucidates the issue from each side. Marcia Angell, M.D. and Guy Maytal, M.D. discuss facts, feelings, and unintended effects while the audience decides for themselves whether physician-assisted suicide should ever be Massachusetts law.

Presented by the Ford Hall Forum at Suffolk University. Free and open to the public. Reserve your space here. For more information, please visit
7:30 PM Pericles
Actors' Shakespeare Project presents

by William Shakespeare
directed by Allyn Burrows 
How much can one man take? Shakespeare presents us with the swirling tribulations of Pericles, whose journey involves a series of surprises and challenges that would test even the most resilient of men as he is flung from cruelly personal adversity to the ravages of storms. Can you blame him for wondering why? Fortunately for him, and for us, time and good fortune bring relief to these trials in the form of sweet amazement and reunion. Pericles explores the fullness of this man’s life, and brings us a deeper appreciation for the grace of humanity.

Paula Plum*
Bobbie Steinbach*
Siobhan Brown
Johnny Lee Davenport*
Nigel Gore*
Jesse Hinson*
Kathryn Lynch
Johnnie McQuarley
Elizabeth Rimar
Omar Robinson

Designers include:
Arshan Gailus (sound)
Susan Dibble (choreography)
Dahlia Al-Habieli (scenic)
Deb Sullivan (lighting)

Post-Show Discussions at the production venue immediately following each Sunday 2pm matinee.

*A Member of the Actors' Equity Association, the union of professional actors and stage managers in the United States
8:00 PM The Crucible
The Suffolk University Theatre Department presents

The Crucible
by Arthur Miller
directed by Judy Braha

America's most provocative play turns 60 in 2013. Miller's allegorical response to the McCarthy Era trials transports us to the Salem witch-hunt madness. The embers of a girl's malicious game ignite the Puritanical world of Salem Village with false prophecies, greed and vengeance. Braha directs the Suffolk University Theatre Department production of Miller's classic.

Tickets: $15 ($10 for Students, Seniors, and with Suffolk ID)
Click here or call 800-440-7654.
10:00 PM - 11:00 PM Seriously Bent Weekly Performance
Each week Seriously Bent, Suffolk's improv comedy group, gives a performance in the basement of 150 Tremont. It's a great way to end a week of classes.

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