A Special Gift For You From MIAD Technology

In response to your overwhelmingly positive feedback from our lyndaCampus pilot this semester, we are very pleased to announce that MIAD has made a three-year commitment to lynda.com!

Just in time to help you brush up or expand your skills over winter break, our subscription begins on December 18.

If you have not yet created your MIAD lynda.com account, here’s a resource to help you get started: https://courses.miad.edu/mod/page/view.php?id=67246

* You have to be on campus to create your account – but after that, you can login to lynda.com from any location. *

If you already created an account during the pilot and you are eager to pick up where you left off, just navigate to http://lynda.com and login beginning December 18.
All of your training history has been saved. Remember, your username is your MIAD email address.

Please contact me with questions about the subscription or if you experience a problem logging in.

Merry learning!

Kim

Student Government will resume in spring

Date? Friday, January 17th
Time? 2pm
Where? MIAD Cafeteria
How Much? FREE
The details… Thanks for a wonderful fall semester! We will not be meeting again until the spring semester. Please join us then! Our first meeting back will be Friday, January 17th at 2pm in the MIAD Cafeteria. Free food will be provided!
Contact email: studentgovernment@miad.edu
Contact name: Student Government

Last Yoga Class of the fall semester

Date? Friday, December 13th 2013
Time? 2 – 4pm
Where? Yama Yoga Studio (231 E. Buffalo St. #201)
How Much? FREE
The details… Last Yoga Class of the fall semester: Friday, December 13th @ 2pm
We will pick up again in the spring: Friday, January 24th.
Contact email: mariannehonrath@miad.edu
Contact name: Marianne Honrath

Scholarship Opportunity for Women entering their Junior or Senior year in Fall 2014

The details… For women whose primary residence is in Racine County, the Racine WI Branch of the American Association of University Women is offering scholarships, from $1000 to $3000, to female students who will be enrolled as a college Junior or Senior in September 2014. For more information go to www.racineaauw.org Application deadline is February 1st, 2014.
Contact email: carolmasse@miad.edu
Contact name: Carol Masse

POSITION OPENING: THE MIAD LIBRARY IS LOOKING FOR CLERKS

The details… The Library is currently accepting applications for the position of Library Clerk. Clerks are responsible for checking out library materials, re-shelving items (requires some light lifting and reaching), and assisting patrons. Basic knowledge of computers is required. Willingness to learning new technologies and research techniques is preferred.

The Library is looking for applicants who are dependable, attentive to details and have good customer service skills. New clerks MUST have two mornings available to work during the first semester training period.

To apply, complete and submit a MIAD student employment application WITH a copy of your course schedule for Spring 2014 semester. Submit all materials to Cathryn Wilson via email, mailbox or in person.

Applications submitted prior to the end of Fall semester will be reviewed over semester break.
Contact email: cathrynwilson@miad.edu
Contact name: Cathryn Wilson

LEADERSHIP POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: MIAD LRC PEER TUTOR

The details… The Learning Resource Center (LRC) is currently accepting applications for the Peer Tutor position. Training will begin during Spring semester, 2014. Please read the position description, qualification requirements, and specifics of how to apply by clicking on the web link below. We encourage all interested and eligible candidates to apply.

Questions or concerns can be directed to Cathryn Wilson.
Contact email: cathrynwilson@miad.edu
Contact name: Cathryn Wilson
Weblink https://zmail.miad.edu:443/home/cathrynwilson@miad.edu/Briefcase/Public/CURRENT2014%20Peer%20tutor%20mentor%20job%20description.pdf

Final FREE Yoga Classes of the fall semester

Date? Friday, December 6th and Friday, December 13th
Time? 2 – 4pm
Where? Yama Yoga Studio (231 E. Buffalo St. #201)
How Much? FREE
The details… The final two Yoga classes of the fall semester will be: December 6th and 13th. We will then pick up next semester, Friday, January 24th.
Contact email: mariannehonrath@miad.edu
Contact name: Marianne Honrath

Winter Clothing Items Available

The details… Are you in need of a hat, gloves, or a scarf? New and clean, gently-used items are available for students in need. Please contact Kristina Alvarez, RL10, if you need these items.
Contact email: kristinaalvarez@miad.edu
Contact name: Kristina Alvarez