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Respirator Training
Respirator training for employees and students is required annually for anyone on campus who works with hazardous materials which require the use of a respirator for class or work (attend one session).

If you "may" need to wear a respirator in the spring semester, come to one of these sessions.
Monday Sept. 5, 2016 9:00 - 10:10 AM Holmes Aud. - Harder Hall
Monday Sept. 5, 2016 1:30 - 2:40 PM Holmes Aud. - Harder Hall
Wednesday Sept. 7, 2016 3:20 - 4:30 PM Holmes Aud. - Harder Hall
Thursday Sept. 8, 2016 9:00 - 10:10 AM Holmes Aud. - Harder Hall
Thursday Sept. 8, 2016 1:30 - 2:40 PM Holmes Aud. - Harder Hall

For questions contact Dean Perry; Office: Myers Hall 117; Phone x2196; Email:
STUDENTS, please check with your faculty, advisor, or supervisor.
Attention Instrumental Musicians
Do you play an instrument? Check out our fantastic ensembles! The AU Orchestra - featuring a Halloween Concert! The AU Symphonic Band OR the Jazz Band - featuring jazz flutist-composer, Leslie Burrs ! OR the AU Pep Band - featuring the AU Football Team! Instruments and Lockers available. Contact Lisa Lantz or Chris Foster Fosterc
Singing in choir is a great way to relieve stress!
New Choirs for Fall 2016 The Music Department is offering two new vocal ensembles this fall. Soprano/Alto Chorus MUSC 277 This choir created for women's voices will perform "The Ceremony of Carols" a beautiful seasonal work for SSA choir and harp. Our guest harpist will be Hannah Lash who has been hailed by the New York Times and The New Yorker Magazine as one of America's finest harpists and composers. Choir meets Tuesday 5:20-6:50 and Thursday 7:00-8:30 Tenor/Bass Choir or the Saxon Singers MUSC 278 This all male ensemble (or extremely low female voices) will perform new works by African American composer, Leslie Burrs as well as Hannah Lash's "De Profundis" with the Women's choir. Saxon Singers meet Monday 7:00-8:30 and Wednesday 5:20-6:50 Both ensembles carry 2 "C (Arts)" credits and no audition is necessary. Both choirs are also open to community, faculty and staff. These courses may also be taken as an overload with no overload fee.(you will have to fill out a course overload form and get the required signatures) For more information contact Luanne Crosby
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Open Mic Night
- Location: St. Jude Lounge (below the chapel)
- Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Enjoy an evening of music and poetry, and perhaps perform yourself. All singers, instrumentalists, writers, and arts enthusiasts welcome!

Pizza and an assortment of beverages provided!

Contact Kate at with questions or concerns.
Ice Cream Scoop
- Location: Academic Alley
- Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Stop by for some chocolate, vanilla, or sherbet served by AU’s President, Provost, Deans, and VPs.
International Folk Dancing
- Location: Knight Club, PCC
- Time: 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
We learn and do a variety of International Dances, many from the Balkans, Israel, Armenia, etc.

Everyone is welcome, no partner or experience necessary!
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29-Aug-16 — Alfred University panelists to examine probable outcomes of November election

A bipartisan panel of Alfred University faculty and members of the community will examine the probable outcomes of the November 2016 election, headlined by the race between the Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and the Republican candidate Donald Trump for the Presidency of the United States.  “Election 2016: A Panel Discussion” is planned for 12:10 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, in Nevins Theater, Powell Campus Center.

26-Aug-16 — Alfred Station firefighter to recall events of Sept. 2001 to open Alfred University lecture series

Blake Mayo, a firefighter in the Alfred Station department, will present “9-11 Looking Back 15 Years” at the first Bergren Forum of the 2016-17 academic year at Alfred University.

26-Aug-16 — Opening convocation speaker share the same advice: Take advantage of all the opportunities at AU

Speakers at this morning’s opening convocation for new first-year and transfer students had a common theme:  Take advantage of every opportunity that Alfred University offers.           

26-Aug-16 — Alfred University faculty collaborate on presentation to Society of Glass Technology

Two Alfred University faculty members who share an interest in glass, but with different approaches to the material will present at the Centenary Conference of the Society of Glass Technology, to be held Sept. 4-8 in Sheffield, England.