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Friday, July 22, 2011

Upcoming Events

* Summer End Buyback

The summer ending buyback runs Thursday, Friday and Monday (July 21, 22 and 25) at the UE Bookstore.  The Bookstore will be buying back books whether used on this campus or not.  Your student ID is required but your original receipt is not needed.  We give cash on the spot and freely quote any books you might want to sell.  Also all UrEntal rental books for the summer classes are due back by Friday, July 22 to avoid any late charges.  UE Athletes are also reminded to bring their books back to the Bookstore no later than Monday, July 25.  If you have any questions please contact the Bookstore.


Info You Should Know

* Attention UE Cardholders

The July Pcard Cycle began on June 22 and ended July 21. Pcards statements must  be reconciled and printed from SDG2 as of July 23 and submitted along with receipts in a Pcard Envelope.  GL will upload on July 27.

* Libraries Announces Summer Intersession Hours

UE Libraries will observe the following schedule of hours during Summer Intersession beginning on July 23 through Aug. 23.  Contact William Louden, University Librarian, with questions at: 488.2376 or .  Regular hours resume on first class day of Autumn Semester which is Aug. 24.

• Monday:           8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
• Tuesday:           8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
• Wednesday:   8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
• Thursday:         8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
• Friday:                8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
• Saturday:          CLOSED
• Sunday:             CLOSED

* Discounted Parking Vouchers for those with UE Plates

Students, faculty and staff who sport the UE State of Indiana license plate in 2011(new and renewal plates) will receive a $25 discount off of the parking permit fee for 2011-2012.  The registration process for the plates is now handled through the state.  So if you haven’t gotten your UE plate or need to renew, visit  If you have already gotten your 2011 UE plate, simply bring your State of Indiana vehicle registration with you when you purchase your parking permit in August.  If you haven’t registered your vehicle yet, you will need to pay the full parking permit fee and then bring your registration in to Security to get a credit back for $25.  Questions?  Contact



* Swimming and Diving Earns CSCAA Scholar All-America Award

Both the men‚s and womens‚ swimming and diving teams at the University of Evansville are recipients of the Team Scholar All-America Award for the 2010-2011 academic year by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America.

UE‚s women‚s swimming and diving team had the second-highest team grade point average at the Division I level with a combined 3.59, while the men‚s squad ranked 10th with a 3.3 GPA.

The Team Scholar All-America Award is presented to college and university swimming and diving teams who have achieved a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. The award is presented to teams achieving this standard in the fall semester and in the semester of the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships (Winter/Spring).

* Sainz, Wood Named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars

University of Evansville men‚s golfers Michael Sainz and Griffin Wood have been named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars as announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America. A total of 138 players in Division I, 49 in Division II and three in NAIA earned the honor.

Sainz, who completed his junior year in the spring of 2011, is on target to produce UE‚s second lowest career stroke average since 1990. The native of Elgin, Ill. was the Aces‚ number one player for the second straight season with a 74.16 average and ranked number one in the Missouri Valley Conference in the fall with a 71.4 average. Sainz, a mechanical engineering major with a cumulative 3.28 grade point average, was also an honorable mention selection to the 2011 MVC Men‚s Golf Scholar-Athlete Team.

Wood, who will also enter his senior year this fall, was Evansville‚s number two golfer overall with a 74.30 average, but led the squad in the spring season with a 73.92 average. The Boonville, Ind. native qualified for the USGA's U.S. Public Links Championship in both 2010 and 2011 and is on target for the Aces‚ lowest career stroke average since 1990. A management major with a 3.35 cumulative GPA, Wood was also a 2011 first team MVC Men‚s Golf Scholar-Athlete Team selection.


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