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Dr. Anita Gadberry, assistant professor of music therapy, has written a book entitled “Treatment Planning for Music Therapy Cases”. It discusses the process of treatment planning through a set of contextual case studies.

Phonathon – $7.25 an hour, plus incentives; flexible hours. Now through – Feb. 28. For more information, contact Rose Jacklinski: [email protected], or Barbara Rohan: [email protected] in the Alumni Office in the Liberal Arts Center Room 68. 570-961-4540.

Big Friends Little Friends – An after school program at Valley View Housing Development. Either Monday or Thursday, 2:30 p.m. – 4:40 p.m. Transportation is provided. Sign up in the Campus Ministry Office. For more information, contact Colleen Traub: [email protected], or Victoria Pezdirtz: [email protected]

Basketball Games Autism Awareness Blue Out – Wednesday, Feb. 6. Women’s game at 6 p.m.; men’s game at 8 p.m. There will be raffles. For more information, contact Leanne Feeney: [email protected]

Annual Anxiety Screening Day – Thursday, Feb. 7, from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. in the Psychological Services Center located in the McGowan Center. Free for undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, staff, and the general public. No appointment necessary. Takes about 10 to 20 minutes, depending on the individual’s results.

Food Fast – Saturday, Feb. 9, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. in the Latour Room, Nazareth Student Center. Donate a plate for $8 to raise money for world hunger. Person who raises the most money will win a Wii. For more information, contact Kelsey Savka: [email protected]

[Diversity] in a Frame Photograph Contest – The International Club is accepting works that uniquely represent diversity in all its forms. Submission deadline is Sunday, March 17. In conjunction with the presentation: “Becoming the Muslim Protagonist: Changing the Narrative by Telling Our Stories.” Selected works will be displayed during the lecture event on Tuesday, March 26 in the Latour Conference Room, and on March 27 and 28 in the Rotunda. For more information, contact Dr. Erkan Acar: [email protected]

R.A.D. (Rape Aggression Defense) Class – The Campus Safety office will sponsor this nine-hour class, which is free and open to any female student/staff. Class times are Monday, March 18; Monday, March 25; and Monday, April 1 from 6 p.m.- 9 p.m. Classes to be held in Mellow Center, room 232. For more information, contact Mike Finegan: [email protected]

Campus Ministry is currently accepting items for their Spring Flea Market, on Friday, March 22, in the Latour Room, Nazareth Student Center. Items can be dropped off in the Campus Ministry Office, Swartz Center for Spiritual Life. All proceeds benefit Campus Ministry service trips.