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iCUE Spotlight: Nov. 27-Dec. 3, 2017

What's in the CUE this week at Ohio U.

Can you believe that there are only two weeks of classes left in this semester? Neither can we! These past few months have flown by, and winter break will be here before we know it. But first we all have to make it through final exams.

Students, now is the perfect time to start prepping for exams so that finals week is as stress free as humanly possible. Be sure to take advantage of all of the resources that are here to help, like the Academic Advancement Center on the second floor of Alden Library. From tutoring to writing help, they offer something to help every student succeed!

But the present has lots of opportunities for entertainment and education so here are a few week 14 highlights from the official OHIO Calendar of University Events:

(Tuesday, Nov. 28, 5:30-7 p.m., Walter Hall Rotunda): Celebrate 10 years of innovation with TechGROWTH! This free event highlights Ohio University's impact on regional entrepreneurship and Monday, Nov. 27 is the last day to RSVP! Visit to register.

The Last Days of Judas Iscariot (Nov. 28-30 at 8 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Dec. 1, Forum Theater in the RTVC Building): Set in a time-bending, darkly comic world between heaven and hell, "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot" reexamines the fate of the New Testament's most infamous sinner. This event, made possible with support from Arts for OHIO, is free and open to the public.

Interested in studying abroad or getting a summer internship? Check out some of these resources:

  • Boren Scholarship & Fellowship Info Session (Tuesday, Nov. 28, 4-5 p.m., Baker University Center 226): Have you always dreamed of studying abroad and taking intensive foreign language classes? The Boren awards focus on national security issues and enable/require awardees to work for the federal government for at least a year within three years of graduation. Undergraduates can earn up to $20,000 for study abroad expenses for an academic year, and graduate students can earn a fellowship that funds up to $24,000! Click here for more info:
  • How to Search and Write Applications for Summer Research Internships (Wednesday, Nov. 29, 12-1 p.m., Baker University Center 239): Interested in a research internship? Learn how to search and write competitive applications for summer programs. Please RSVP by sending an email to

Teddy Bear Toss: OHIO Hockey vs. Robert Morris Illinois (Saturday, Dec. 2, 7:30-10 p.m., Bird Arena): Join OHIO Hockey for their annual Teddy Bear Toss! Bring new, unwrapped stuffed toys to the game to throw onto the ice after OHIO Hockey's first goal. The toys will be collected and donated to local to charities as holiday gifts. Tickets can be purchased before the game online and in the Bird Arena Pro Shop, as well as at the door starting at 6:45 p.m. on game day.

There are even more events happening around campus this week! Check it out:

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This Compass series shines a spotlight on unique and high-profile events and important deadlines taken from OHIO's official online Calendar of University Events. Visit to log in with your OHIO ID and add your organization or department's events to the CUE. Feeling lost? Visit or e-mail for help.