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Mock Trial team scheduling auditions, sign-ups

Eastern’s nationally recognized Mock Trial team will have sign-ups and auditions 3:30 p.m. Thursday Aug. 25 in the discovery class room in the Noel Studio. For more information, contact Sara Zeigler or Thomas Parker at 622-2222.

Speaker to encourage new students

Presenter Keith Karkut will host Hypnotic Intoxication, one of Eastern’s most popular New Student Days events.  Hypnotic Intoxication will be 7 p.m. Thursday Aug. 25 in Brock Auditorium. Karkut will speak about the importance of good decision making to help individuals realize who they are. The event, sponsored by First Year Programs, is free. For more information, contact Elaine Cress at 622-2285.

Campus event offers student-faculty connections

Mix-It-Up Lunch, a unique program to encourage diversity, will take place 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 14 in the faculty dining room in upstairs Powell. Because of fire code regulations, the event will only be able to accommodate 75 people. The event, sponsored by the Office Multicultural Student Affairs, is free and open to all students, faculty and staff. Contact George Gallien for more information at 622-4373.

Eastern publishes custom student orientation textbook

A new orientation textbook has been published by Eastern students, staff and faculty. The book will cost $20. 140 staff members created the 300-page book. People were involved from all five colleges. Critical thinking concepts have been incorporated to support Eastern’s Quality Enhancement Plan.