Serve 2 Unite Virtual Street Team – Informational Meeting

Date? Friday, October 11th, 2013
Time? 3 pm – 4 pm
Where? Arts @ Large Gallery, 908 South 5th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53204
How Much? Free Food
The details… Join a dream team of diverse college students from the Milwaukee area to raise awareness for the Serve 2 Unite initiative and work with Arts @ Large through film, photography, stories, and community projects. Great leadership opportunity!
Contact email: codypowers@miad.edu
Contact name: Cody Powers
Weblink http://http://serve2unite.org/

The good, the bad, the incredible… Completing the SSI!

The details… During the week of October 28th through November 1st, your professors will ask you to take a Student Satisfaction Inventory (SSI) – an electronic survey that asks you questions about everything from your course of study to your quality of life at MIAD. This 20-minute survey is an invaluable tool in making your MIAD experience everything you wish it to be. So, take advantage of this opportunity to tell us your perceptions and what you value!
Contact email: staceysteinberg@miad.edu
Contact name: Stacey Steinberg

Reminder- Cuba Application Deadline is October 21st!!!!

The details… Don’t forget about the application deadline, October 21, for the Cuba Spring course! Application materials can be picked up from Jenny Krantz, Director, Creative Learning Opportunities (450B). Contact Jenny for any and all questions about this unique opportunity.
Contact email: jkrantz@miad.edu
Contact name: Jenny Krantz, Director, Creative Learning Opportunites & Research

MIAD Halloween Party

Date? Saturday, October 26th, 2013
Time? 7-10pm
Where? Discovery World
How Much? FREE
The details… Come join us in celebration of Halloween at Discovery World.

There will be a costume contest with cash prizes, pumpkin carving, free food, music, tours and activities in Discovery World’s Labs, and much more.

Hope to see you there!
Contact email: studentgovernment@miad.edu

The Brooks@20

Date? October 10
Time? 4 p.m., 6 – 8 p.m.
Where? The Brooks Stevens Gallery
How Much? Free
The details… Celebrate 20 years of design at the Brooks Stevens Gallery of Industrial Design Thursday, October 10.

Beginning at 4 p.m. there is a Panel Discussion, The Evolution of Revolution: A Century of Product Design.

Reception: 6 – 8 p.m.
Contact email: louisawalker@miad.edu
Contact name: Louisa Walker
Weblink http://www.miad.edu/newsroom/news/197-general-news-category/2076-celebrate-20-years-of-design-at-the-brooks-stevens-gallery-of-industrial-design#lunar

No Student Government Meeting

Date? Friday, October 11th, 2013
The details… Due to “Fall Break,” Student Government will not be meeting this week, but we will resume Friday, October 18th at 2pm in the MIAD Cafeteria. See you then, enjoy your break!
Contact email: studentgovernment@miad.edu
Contact name: Mary Krzyzewski

Have you checked out lynda.com? It’s there when you need it (24×7)

The details… We are halfway into our pilot of a campus subscription to lynda.com. The online subscription library offers the latest software tools and skills through high-quality instructional videos taught by industry experts (new courses added every week). Go to Moodle for more info. and to sign up. Active participation in the pilot will determine whether to continue the subscription or not – so login and start learning!
Contact email: kimtondryk@miad.edu
Contact name: Kim Tondryk
Weblink https://courses.miad.edu/mod/page/view.php?id=67246