University of Evansville

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Wednesday, June 15, 2011

* Condolences

Emeritus Professor Helen Smith passed away on October 16, 2010.  Dr. Smith was the Dean of the School of Nursing until her retirement in 1984.  A memorial service is scheduled to celebrate Dr. Smith’s life on Saturday, June 18, at 10:30 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 609 SE Second Street in Evansville, with Pastor Kevin Flemming officiating.  President Emeritus Wallace B. Graves will deliver the eulogy.  A copy of Dr. Smith’s obituary can be viewed at the following Web link:


Upcoming Events

* Family Weekend Date Set for 2011: Campus Participation!

Family Weekend is scheduled for Sept. 23–25,.  If your department or organization would like to have an event or reception for UE parents during Family Weekend, please complete a Family Weekend Event Form by clicking on this link, or by e-mailing the information to:   If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations,  at 488-2586.  All information is needed by June 27, to be included in the Family Weekend Registration Form.  Thank you!


* Summer Session Buyback

Summer Session I buyback for the end of the session starts Thursday, June 16 at noon and continues on Friday, June 17 and Monday, June 20 in the UE Bookstore.  This buyback will have special pricing on selected titles used during the session.  You may sell back any textbook you want regardless if used on this campus or not.  Please bring your student ID to sell back any books.  Athletes are reminded to bring their books back from summer session I by Friday, June 17 unless otherwise arranged.  UrEntal books should also be returned by the deadline of June 17.  If you have any questions please contact the Bookstore at 488-2678.

* Experience Evansville: Visit UE!

The Office of Admission is having its annual summer Open House on Saturday, July 16. If you have family members, friends, or neighbors who are in high school and who could benefit from a visit to the UE campus, please encourage them to attend. They will join other prospective students from around the country in visiting with faculty members and learning about the scholarship opportunities available as well as touring campus including residence halls and Ridgway University Center. They can register online or by calling the Office of Admission at 800-423-8633, ext. 2468. If this date does not work, please contact the Office of Admission for other visit opportunities.


* UE Summer Golf League on Thursdays

UE Summer Golf League is back to Thursdays starting this week.  They begin play at 3 p.m. at Fendrich Golf Course.  The league is open to all university employees and spouses.  We look forward to seeing you out there!!  Please email any questions to



Info You Should Know

* Special Opening of Jazzman's and Rademacher's Cafe

Jazzman’s and Rademacher’s Café will be open Wednesday, June 15 and Thursday, June 16 in honor of the National Concrete Canoe Competition hosted by UE. Stop by for a snack any time between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.


* Some Campus Parking Unavailable During Concrete Canoe Competition

The University of Evansville will be hosting the 2011 National Concrete Canoe Competition on our campus Wednesday, June 15, through Saturday, June 18. Because of this event, some parking areas will be unavailable for normal parking usage at different times during this time period.  The following areas will be reserved for activities related to this event during the indicated times.

Thursday, June 16 – This area will be used for unloading/loading canoes for the required weigh-in, swamp testing, and  individual team photos.

LOTS A (Behind Schroeder Family School of Business Administration Building)
Thursday, June 16  - Ten spaces reserved
Friday, June 17 – Ten spaces reserved

LOT F (Between Moore and Brentano/Morton Halls)
Wednesday, June 15–Saturday, June 18 - For participants residing in residential facilities.

LOT H (Behind Tennis Courts)
Wednesday, June 15-Saturday, June 18 – This area will be reserved for truck/trailer parking for the participants. There will be a limited number of spaces available on the south end of the parking lot for normal parking.

Wednesday, June 15–Saturday, June 18 – For participants residing in residential facilities.

LOT N (Southwest corner of Walnut/Rotherwood)
Wednesday, June 15–Saturday, June 18 – For participants residing in residential facilities.

LOT Q (Across from General Services Building)
Wednesday, June 15–Saturday, June 18 – For guest and participants parking




* Luo Rules At Rolling Hills

University of Evansville golfer Andrew Luo dominated the 52-player field in winning the Rolling Hills Invitational Sunday at Rolling Hills Country Club in Newburgh, Ind.  Luo shot 3-under-par 69 on Saturday and came back with a 70 on Sunday to beat second place Chase Emge by seven strokes.  It was the second time in the last three years that a UE golfer has won the event.  Griffin Wood took the title in 2009.  Both Luo and Wood will be seniors at UE in 2011-12.


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