Tuesday, April 14, 2009 | Volume 26, Number 13| PDF

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Volunteers are needed for both the Graduate Program Ceremony and the Bachelor’s Degree Ceremony.
The Graduate Program Ceremony is at 7 pm on Thurs., May 14 in the Romano Gymnasium. Volunteers are needed from 5-7 pm to hand out programs, line up the graduates, and answer guest and student questions. The Bachelor’s Degree Ceremony is at noon on Sat., May 16 in the DECC Arena. Volunteers are needed from 10 am-noon to help the graduates line up, hand out programs, answer guest questions and help guests in the VIP section. Volunteers will review their responsibilities on Wed., May 13 at 2 pm in the Administrative Conference Room, 520 Darland Administration Building, during the Commencement Committee meeting. If interested, call Lucy Kragness at 726-6176.

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UMD STORES
2008 NCAA II Championship Football tees, hoods, banners, and pennants, 2009 Women’s Hockey NCAA Frozen Four long sleeve tees, and 2009 WCHA Championship tees, hoods, and caps are available in UMD Stores street level and online at http://www.umdstores.com.

Spend $50 in April at UMD Stores street level and receive a free UMD water bottle while supplies last. UMD Stores EXPRESS is going green the week of April 20.

UMD Stores will donate a portion of the selling price of “Pink Ribbon” UMD caps and pink “Minnesota Duluth” tees, and pink UMD hockey jersey to St. Luke’s Regional Breast Center in Duluth. While supplies last, get a free select beverage with the purchase of pink UMD items. Pink UMD wear is available at UMD Stores on campus, online at www.umdstores.com, and at UMD men’s and women’s hockey games at the DECC.

Use the UMD reusable tote bag for 10 purchases and get entered in a drawing for monthly prizes. UMD Stores is proud to support UMD’s “Adding Up To Zero” initiative, visit http://www.addinguptozero.com.
Sign up for and redeem UMD Stores Reward points at www.umdstores.com.  

Jefferson Lines offers daily bus service, year round, from the UMD Campus to the Twin Cities. Purchase tickets at UMD Stores street level.


For store hours, events, and merchandise visit http://www.umdstores.com. Sale locations vary and some restrictions apply to sales listed.

KUMD NEWS
KUMD is proud to be the official radio station of the Duluth Homegrown Music Festival from April 26-May 3. Tune in during Homegrown for live studio sessions during the day and on “the Local” at 5 pm on Wed.

KUMD 103.3 is member supported public radio. Stay tuned for their Great Summer Getaway Giveaway during the spring membership drive with over $15,000 in prizes, including concert tickets, kayak trips, lake cabin vacations and more.

Subscribe to The Sea Grant Files: Fresh News about Fresh Water, KUMD's most popular podcast. Visit http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kumd/.jukebox?action=podcasts or listen during Northland Morning, Wed. mornings at 7:45 am.

Listen live On-line at www.kumd.org or on the radio 103.3FM. To contact KUMD email kumd@kumd.org or call 726-7181.

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UMD EVENT PUBLICITY
There are many ways to get publicity for your UMD events: Currents faculty-staff newsletter, the WEB Calendar of Events, Business Announce E-mail, Department Web pages, News Releases, the UMD Home Page, advertisements, producing brochures, and advertising in the Statesman student newspaper. Information and policies can be found at http://www.d.umn.edu/publications/publicizingevents.html.


UMD CALENDAR OF EVENTS
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Don't forget, public events must be posted on the web calendar and sent to Currents before you can send out a UMD business announce message. For more information, contact Cheryl Reitan at 726-8996 or e-mail creitan@d.umn.edu.

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