Daily Bulletin

December 10, 2016

Test Proctoring in the ARC The ARC is open for test proctoring ONLY during these listed times during finals week. Please schedule your test taking needs accordingly: Sunday 12/12: 7-9 pm, Monday 12/13: 9am-12pm and 7-9 pm, Tuesday 12/14: 9am-12 pm and 7-9 pm, and Wednesday 12/15: 9am-12 pm
Student Christmas Party What do you get when you combine Ugly Sweaters, Hot Apple Cider, Gingerbread Houses, Games, and a Cheesy Photobooth? The annual BAC Christmas Party! See you Sat. 12/10 AT 8PM (NOT 7:30PM AS ORIGINALLY ADVERTISED) in the Viking Village.
After School Care Help Wanted Mt. Olive Lutheran School is looking for staff to work with its After School Care program ( grades k - 8) from 2:15 - 5:15 starting January 09. Great experience for elementary ed students. If interested, please call Michelle Graham at 507 720 7258.
Christmas Giving Opportunity STORM and a business management group have come together to sponsor a Giving Tree for families of New Ulm area churches and their Christian day school students. This tree is located in the lounge area of the main floor of Honsey Hall. Please feel free to take a gift tag to shop for those in need! Please return the gift with the tag by Thursday, December 15.
Gift Wrap Volunteers The Holiday Sharing Tree is celebrating 31 years of giving to those in need in Blue Earth & Nicollet Counties. They provide gifts to approx. 2,800 people each holiday season. There is a gift wrap center located at the River Hills Mall where volunteers can pick time slots (usually 2 hour slots) to wrap gifts. And, you don’t need to be an expert at wrapping! Volunteers can sign up at www.holidaysharingtree.org and view the calendar and pick times OR Liz can slot them in as well. Liz Thiesse, Project Manager, lizbhickorytech.net, 507-382-5073.
New Bible Studies The Student Senate is hosting two new Bible Studies on campus. One, in Anderson Hall's 4th floor lounge at 8:30 on Tuesdays, is led by Noella Wigtil. The second is in Gullixson's 4th floor lounge at 6:30 on Thursdays led by John Wagner. Everyone is welcome. Bring a Bible and a friend!
Would you like to earn a little extra cash? MOMs Bible Study Childcare Looking for: A few reliable childcare workers to supervise young children while their moms participate in Bible Study When: Wednesday Mornings from 8:00-10:00am, February 1st to April 26th. Where: Mt. Olive Lutheran Church Responsibilities: Lead bible story and song time, supervise activities and play time, and feed provided snack. This is a paid position. Must pass State of MN background check Contact: Emily Peters (emmykfhotmail.com)
Child Care/Tutor Looking for someone to transport a middle school child home from school and spend an hour with him being a tutor by providing homework help. Three days a week. Must have a car, valid driver's license and compassion for kids. Apply by emailing bwilson5799gmail.com or calling 507-420-3886.
Res Halls over Christmas Break The Residence Halls are closed over Christmas Break beginning 5pm Thursday 12/15/16. The Res Halls reopen at noon on Sunday 1/8/17. Students needing to be on campus over break must complete a waiver available from Renee Tatge OM238, Ted Manthe OM236, or Glenda Bossow MH205. The cost to stay on campus is $20 per night (exceptions: participants in Bethany-sponsored activities, apartment residents, and international students). Waivers are due by 4pm Tuesday 12/13. Please contact Renee Tatge at rtatge with questions. Have a blessed Christmas and safe travels!
CLIMB 2 Feed Kids Climb 2 Feed Kids is Sunday, January 8, 2017 and helps raise funds to provide low-income elementary students in the Mankato area with packs of child-friendly nutritious food for every weekend and school break. The BackPack Food Program fills their tummies on the weekend so teachers can fill their minds on Monday morning. You can be a Photo Booth Assistant or Climbing Assistant! Choose between three shifts: 9:30- 11:30, 11:30-1:30 and 1:30-3:30 at the MSU-Mankato Taylor Center-Bresnan Arena. Register to volunteer following this link: http://feedingourcommunitiespartners.org/volunteer.html
The Ada Stokes Writing Center The Ada Stokes Writing Center, located in HH 217, is open Monday - Thursday from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Tutors provide help in the areas of essay writing, creative writing, resumes, cover letters, graduate applications, and more. Walk-ins are welcome, but priority is given to individuals with an appointment. To make an appointment, go to MyBLC and search for “Writing Center Appointment Form.” Come see us!
Ottesen Museum Do you need a study break during exams? Come to the ELS Ottesen Museum to see displays about Evangelical Lutheran Synod history. Step into a log cabin and learn about pioneer life. Explore the idea that church is more than just a worship service. Regular hours are 1:30 - 4:30, Tuesday through Thursday or by appointment. For more information contact Museum Director Rebecca DeGarmeaux, at 344-7421 or museum.
Darts in the VV Finals week is the most stressful time of the year. If you’re looking for a quick, fun, worry free study break, grab a friend and come hangout at the Viking Village on Monday, December 12th from 7-9pm for a while and enjoy a couple games of darts! There will be snacks provided! Questions? Contact Brandyn Olsen.
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