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September 11, 2013

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Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Away For The Summer: Work From The Study Abroad Programs
Suffolk University Gallery presents student work from three distinct Suffolk University Study Abroad Programs –The Italian Journal Program led by Wallace Marosek, Lens on Spain: Photojournalism in Madrid with Kenneth Martin andPainting in Prague directed by Susan Nichter.
All Day 2013 Homecoming T-Shirt Contest!
T-Shirt Design Contest

The 2013 Suffolk Homecoming T-Shirt contest is open to current NESAD students. Designs can be submitted through September 16, 2013. Enter now for a chance to win exhibit space at the NESAD reception on October 17, 2013 and a $100 credit to your RAMcard!

Entry form: 2013 Homecoming T-Shirt Contest Entry Form 
Homecoming artwork online submission: Please email your submission to with the subject line: NESAD T-Shirt contest submission

Contest Guidelines

• Only current NESAD students are eligible.
• You must incorporate 
1) ideas about Suffolk’s first homecoming - please visit OMC’s website ( for more information on use of Suffolk registered marks,
2) the idea of what “welcome home” means at Suffolk to students, alumni, family and friends, 
3) the Suffolk community and culture, and 
4) and the date, October 17-20, 2013 into your design.
• A t-shirt will be given to every registered Homecoming participant, so your design should be one that appeals to the majority of the participants, including Suffolk students, alumni, staff, faculty & family. The design should capture the essence of Suffolk University.
• Designs may include line art and text but no photographs.
• Your design is for the front of the shirt and may encompass an area up to 10″ x 10″.
• Design should work with the t-shirt colors., maximum of three colors. The t-shirt for 2013 will be Suffolk’s shades of blue or gold.
• The design must be your own original, unpublished work and must not include any third-party logos or copyrighted material. By entering the competition, you agree that your submission is your own work.
• Contact Tramaine Weekes at with questions.

Submitting an Entry
• Digital entries only. High-resolution images in .eps format are preferred. We will also accept VECTOR art entries in the following formats: .ai, .cdr, .pdf, .svg, .wmf. All fonts must be converted to curves. There should be no embedded bitmap images (jpg, tif, bmp). Colors should be spot with no half-tones.
• Fill out the entry form online and submit artwork to, Attn: Homecoming T-Shirt Contest.
• Submissions will be accepted through Monday, September 16, 2013.

The Fine Print
• Maximum of one entry per person.
• All entries must include a signed artist agreement to be considered.
• Submissions will be screened by the Suffolk University Homecoming Committee for merit and feasibility; finalists will be posted to Suffolk faculty and staff for voting.
• Online voting will be open from September 18-23, 2013. Only Suffolk faculty and staff will be able to vote for the final design this year.
• Voting is set up as one vote per person. 
• The Suffolk University Homecoming Committee reserves the right to make changes to the winning design before printing, including changes in image size or ink color or t-shirt color.
• By submitting your design, you grant permission for your design to be used by Suffolk University and the Suffolk University Homecoming Committee including, but not limited to, the Suffolk Homecoming website, the 2013 Homecoming t-shirt, posters and future marketing materials.
• The Suffolk University Homecoming Committee reserves the right to final decision.
• The winning design will be announced on September 25, 2013. The creator of the winning design will win exhibit space at the NESAD reception on October 17, 2013 and a $100 credit to your RAMcard.

Statement of Use
Suffolk University reserves the right to retain artwork produced by students for exhibition and reproduction as part of their program of study while enrolled at the University, and has a non- exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide license to photograph, tape, reproduce, or otherwise use or display student work for marketing, promotional, archival, reference, research, classroom, educational, and other purposes. Students will be credited for the use of such reproductions at the discretion of the University. Reproductions of student artwork may be edited at the University’s discretion, but in doing so, the University will make a good faith effort to act respectfully and responsibly so as not to unduly compromise the integrity of the original artwork.
12:00 AM Remembering September 11, 2001

The Suffolk University Interfaith Center (D540) will be open all day for prayer and reflection on
Wednesday September 11, 2013.


9:00 AM - 7:00 PM "Re:design," an Exhibit of Master of Arts in Graphic Design Thesis Work
Students completing the Master of Arts in Graphic Design program produce a thesis project that demonstrates their highly developed design and communication skills. The Adams Gallery presents Re:design, an exhibit of these capstone projects.

See the students' responses to some of today's issues and leave your thoughts as part of this interactive exhibit.
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Math Drop-In Services Start

The Center for Learning and Academic Success (CLAS), located in 73 Tremont Street, (inside the Sawyer Library on its 2nd floor) will be offering a variety of tutoring services for mathematics courses.

Starting Wednesday, September 11, drop-in math help will be available at the following times:

Mondays 10am-5pm
Tuesdays 10am-3pm & 4pm-6pm
Wednesdays 10am-5pm
Thursdays 10am-3pm & 4pm-6pm
Fridays 11am-3pm

Additional drop-in hours will be available soon.

*We also will have by appointment one-on-one tutoring for math courses as well as CS 120, 124, 131, 132 beginning the week of 9/16. This service will work slightly differently than it had in the past. Students no longer need to register before being assigned a tutor. Students simply need to call the CLAS at (617) 573-8235 or visit our center to make an appointment.

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM The Chinese Exclusion Act: What It Can Teach Us About America
Ben Railton, PhD is Associate Professor of English Studies and Coordinator of American Studies at Fitchburg State University. His new book, the title of his talk, highlights how remembering the Chinese Exclusion Act can help us as we consider the issues of legal/illegal immigration and American diversity. The  inspiring American stories we discover will shift our understanding of American identity and communities, past and present. 

The talk is sponsored by the Asian Studies Program at Suffolk, the Rosenberg Institute for East Asian Studies, and the American Studies Minor Program. The talk is Free and Open to the Public. Light refreshments will be served.
4:45 PM - 7:00 PM September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance: Supper Club
Volunteer to serve meals to those in need at the Paulist Center. Be a part of the inspiring tradition of engaging in charitable service on 9/11 as an annual and forward-looking tribute to the 9/11 victims, survivors, and those who rose up in service in response to the attacks. Meet at the S.O.U.L.S. Center, Donahue 209, at 4:45 pm. This opportunity is limited to the first 5 volunteers who R.S.V.P. through SUconnect.
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM Fall Fest Auditions: Company/Emcee
Come audition for Suffolk's annual variety show! Fall Fest takes place during Homecoming Weekend and this year's theme is Welcome Home, and will feature great songs and sketches. Come audition to be part of the company or an emcee for Fall Fest! We can't wait for your audition! 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Step Team Pre-Audition Workshop
Come learn about the audition process and practice for your Step Team audition. It will take place in Donahue D308. 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Fall S.J.D., LL.M. & Exchange Student Reception
The Office of Graduate Law Programs would like to welcome the new incoming S.J.D., LL.M, and International Exchange students to Suffolk Law and Boston!  Meet and greet the new students which catching up with returning Law students, Law Professors, Deans, and Administrators. 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Program Council Welcome Back Show
Join PC as they kick off the year with a great performer!
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Roman Catholic Mass
Join us for Mass at 6pm in the Interfaith Center (Donahue 540)

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