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Friday, April 24, 2020

* Wednesday, April 29 is the Last Day to Request Change to Pass/Fail

The last day to request your class be changed from graded to Pass/Fail is Wednesday, April 29, 2020. You will not be able to do this online. You must send the request to You will get a confirmation once it has been updated.

Teresa Haller

* Online Master of Public Health Degree - Deadline May 15

COVID-19 has shown the relevance of careers in the Public Health field. UE's Master of Public Health program is accepting applications, with the deadline being May 15. This program is fully online and is a 39 credit hour program that incorporates internships and research opportunities.

For more information, please contact the director, Dr. Payal Patel-Dovlatabadi or Shannon Bryant, Graduate Studies Specialist More information and application area at

* Correction to Withdrawl Date. Last day to drop with a "W" is Wednesday April 29

Wednesday, April 29, is the last day to drop a class with a "W". You will not be able to drop your class online. You MUST email In the email include your name, student ID, and specific class you wish to drop. Please copy your instructor and advisor on the email.

Teresa Haller


Upcoming Events

* SAB (virtual) Open Mic Night Friday 4/24 7pm CST

Is quarantine helping get your creative juices flowing? Then join SAB's Open Mic Night on Friday, 4/24 at 7pm CST to showcase your talent! All singers, poets, comics, painters, drawers, artists, actors, generally talented Aces, family, and friends are welcome. Special guests Arbor Season will be our emcees for the event. Sign up at

open mic flyer.

Megan King


Info You Should Know

* Andiron Lecture Series 2020-2021 (Call for Papers)

UE faculty and administrators as well as members of the Evansville community are invited to submit an abstract for papers on any aspect of their research or expertise for the 2020-2021 Andiron Lectures Series. All disciplines and fields of study are welcome to submit proposals.

Please send the following by email: A 50-word abstract with: Name, Academic Affiliation/Occupation, Paper title, and Contact Information.

to: Annette Parks at with a Cc to Cheryl Emmons at . Cheryl Emmons will forward these to the Andiron Lecture Committee for consideration.

Nominations for off-campus speakers can be sent by email to Annette Parks at with a Cc to Cheryl Emmons at; she will forward them to the Andiron Lecture committee for consideration.

Please note that if you have already agreed to present an Andiron Lecture for the 2020-21 series, Annette Parks at needs a title and a paragraph of biography for the series flyer with a Cc to Cheryl Emmons at when it is convenient for you to provide them.

* Letterhead and Envelope Order

The 2020-21 letterhead and envelope orders are due May 4. If your department uses letterhead or envelopes during the fiscal year, this is the time to order. By placing one large order, we are able to get a substantial price break on boxes of envelopes and reams of letterhead. Smaller orders placed later in the year will unfortunately be more expensive.

REMINDER: Generic letterhead and envelopes are no longer available from the office supplies order form.

Check your email inbox for a message from the Office of Publications with ordering instructions. You may also email or call ext. 2561 for more information.

Remember - orders are due May 4!

* Final Installment of the UE Department of Music Online Concert Series

For our final installment of the UE Department of Music online concert series, we present the UE University Choir and Mixed Choir under the direction of Professor of Music, Dennis Malfatti in their performance of the monumental Theresa Mass by Joseph Haydn. Along with UE’s choirs, this massive choral/orchestral masterpiece features soloists soprano Andrea Drury (head of vocal music for EVSC), soprano Alanna Keenan (Associate Professor of Music), tenor Benjamin Smith (Adjunct Instructor of Music), and baritone Eric McCluskey (Assistant Professor of Music) along with a chamber orchestra made of both UE students and faculty.

Written in honor of his patron’s wife, Haydn’s Theresa Mass is a multi-movement setting of the Catholic Latin mass featuring triumphant choruses, lyrical arias, and virtuosic symphonic writing. This piece along with Haydn’s other choral-orchestral works from this period set the stage for the choral-orchestral works of Beethoven, Schubert, and Brahms among others.

* ABLE Student Discussion FlipGrid

ABLE (Aces Bettering Learning for Everyone) is hosting a student discussion FlipGrid. The students and faculty are all encouraged to watch as students from disability services speak about their struggles and what they’ve overcome. It’s a unique opportunity that will not come around often. To watch, visit our FlipGrid at where we will be posting a new video each Friday!

For inquiries, please contact Josephine Hayes at

* Reeves Foundation Scholarship

The Reeves Foundation was established in 1966 under terms of the Last Will and Testament of Mrs. Isabel B. Reeves, wife of Judge Ollie C. Reeves, who both resided for many years in Vanderburgh County and firmly believed in the attainment of higher education. Through their frugal efforts and generosity, this scholarship fund has been established to perpetuate their belief.

Applicants must be residents of Vanderburgh County in Indiana and applications are being accepted until May 1, 2020.

Download the Reeves Foundation Scholarship application.

Application and essay requirement can be submitted via mail to:
The University of Evansville
Office of Student Financial Services
1800 Lincoln Avenue
Evansville, IN 47722


* 2020-21 Dr. Marvin E. Hartig Memorial Scholarship

Family, friends and loved ones of the late Dr. Marvin E. Hartig are pleased to announce the application process for the Dr. Marvin E. Hartig Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship is dedicated to the loving memory of Dr. Hartig, Dean of Evansville College’s Evening College in 1967, and administrator for the Center for Advanced Study, director of the Evansville chapter of the American Institute of Banking (AIB), and the international student advisor. In 1974, Dr. Hartig was appointed Dean of Academic Services. He retired in 1984 after serving his alma mater for thirty-five years and passed away in 2007.

This scholarship will be awarded annually to a deserving sophomore student. Preference will be given to a student working while being enrolled as a full-time student. International students are encouraged to apply.

Download the Dr. Marvin E. Hartig Memorial Scholarship application.

Deadline: Please return all materials to the Office of Student Financial Services by May 1, 2020. Application and essay can be submitted via email to:
Amanda Wood, administrative assistant to the Office of Student Financial Services, at

The decision will be announced on Monday, June 29, 2020.
Questions: Amanda Wood, administrative assistant to the Office of Student Financial Services, at or 812-488-2364.



* Professor Kretz Invited to International Workshop on Climate Change

Professor Kretz was invited to attend an international workshop focused on creating "An Existential Toolkit for Climate Educators" at the Rachel Carson Center in Germany this summer.


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