Dec. 13, 2014
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holiday open house Stephen Hudgens Alicia Lingerfeldt '90
President Kyle hosts Holiday Open House RU Men's Basketball defeats the Hokies "At RU, I matured in more ways than I knew I could," says Alicia Lingerfeldt '90

Campus Events

Jan. 20 Spring classes begin

On Campus

diversity dialogue with President KyleDiversity Awareness Programming Board meets with President Kyle
On Dec. 2, President Penelope W. Kyle met with students from the Diversity Awareness Programming (DAP) Board to discuss student life on campus. Read more

MLK day of serviceCampus urged to pitch in as part of annual Day of Service on Jan. 19, 2015
As the holidays loom, it is easy to get lost in the seasonal joys. Craig Arthur, co-chair of the RU Day of Service Committee, is asking the campus community to add one more joy to the seasonal list - the joy of service. Read more

greek leadersGreek Life leadership students give final presentations
Students in the Greek Life Leadership and Fraternal Values course presented their final projects on Dec. 1 to a panel of RU administrators. Read more

COBE Fed Challenge teamCOBE students meet the College Fed Challenge
Four economics majors participated recently in the College Fed Challenge, a competition for students to present their analyses of economic conditions and recommend an appropriate course for monetary policy.
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RU SustainABILITYMapping a future in sustainability
Alyssa Pull, a work-study student in the Sustainability Office, is using her many talents to promote RU's green initiatives. Read more

In Athletics

Coming up in RU Athletics:

Dec. 15
Women's Basketball vs. Wofford, 7 p.m.

Dec. 16
Men's Basketball vs. Johnson & Wales, 7 p.m.

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The News Now

RU's clinical simulation labRU Clinical Sim Center earns elite accreditation
RU Clinical Simulation Center has been granted accreditation by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) and the Council for Accreditation of Healthcare Simulation Programs. Read more

Tara Phelps-DurrRU faculty member receives national master educator program grant award
Tara Phelps-Durr, associate professor of biology, has been named recipient of a Master Educator Program (MEP) grant from the American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB). Read more

RU's clinical simulation labPresentation in San Francisco next stop for RU polar ice research team
RU's glacial ice research expedition to Alaska will culminate in San Francisco Dec. 15-19 at the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU). Read more

Alumni News Cindy Chace '86, Director of Sales-Enterprise for Government Sector at the United Parcel Service, was recently honored by the American Institute of Diversity and Commerce (AIDC) as a new member of the Women's Business Enterprise Hall of Fame.

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Alumni Events

Feb. 3 - RU Men's Basketball vs. High Point Pre-game Social
Feb. 28 - RU Winter Weekend

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