2015 - Volume 12, Issue 8
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In This Issue...
- Complimentary Shuttle for First Year Students
- CUI Advances in NCAA Membership Process
- CUI Alumni Make Moving Easier
- Music Ensemble Auditions
- CUI 5K T-shirt Design
- Events Calendar
- Athletic News
- Career Opportunities
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Complimentary Shuttle for First Year Students
The FYE Shuttle Service provides opportunities for the first-year students to get off campus and visit some of Orange County's favorite local hot spots. Regular destinations include the Irvine Spectrum mall and Corona del Mar Beach. The shuttle also stops at the Irvine Train Station and John Wayne Airport near the holidays. Read more here!
CUI Advances in NCAA Membership Process
(CUI) announced that it has advanced to year two in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II Membership process. Colleges and universities seeking to become Division II members must complete a three-year membership process before becoming active and eligible for championship competition.
Concordia University Irvine has been accepted as a Provisional Member into the (Pacific West) PacWest Conference and the NCAA Division II. The Eagles will begin conference competition in the PacWest this season and nonconference action against regional and national NCAA Division II schools. CUI will look to advance to year three in 2016-17 and continue towards full membership in 2017-18. Read more.
Concordia Alumni Create "Piggy Boxes"
Meeting at Concordia Irvine, marketing major Jamie Lohr '09 and business management major Todd Lohr '09 took their Concordia Irvine education to create Piggy Boxes, an eco-friendly reusable plastic moving box company which services LA, Orange County, and the Inland Empire. Get the full story here.
Music Ensemble Auditions
The Music Department holds open auditions during CU S.O.A.R. and the first days of the semester:
- Choir and Handbells: Students sign up for ensemble placement auditions in the CU Center lobby when they arrive on campus. These auditions take place during CU S.O.A.R.
- Band/Orchestra/Jazz: Please email [email protected] and let us know your instrument (open rehearsals will be held during the first week of classes for all who are interested)
- Worship Band: Please email [email protected] and let us know your instrument (auditions are held the weekend after the first week of classes)
- Other inquiries about music participation: Please send your questions to [email protected]
Music ensembles at Concordia keep active performance schedules on and off campus (including tours such as Donne di Canto and Men's Chorus to Austria in May 2016). We welcome all students with high school performance experience. Non-music majors comprise the majority of our ensembles. Please consider participating!
Concordia University 5K – Shirt Design Competition!
Is your student feeling artsy? We want them to design the T-shirt for our next 5K fun run! Prizes will be awarded to the winning design
and runner ups. Extra points for creativity and Eagle spirit! Send all submissions and questions to [email protected] by September 1, 2015.
2015-2016 Undergraduate Academic Calendar
Looking forward to Fall Semester? For a list of the important dates for the 2015-2016 undergraduate academic year, click here.
CU Soar – Fall Registration
CU Soar helps students transition to a new environment and get plugged in to what's happening on campus.
Read more here
Student Move-in Day
August 21, 2015 9:30 AM
Don't forget a pillow!
Eagle Golf Classic
October 5, 2015
- 9:00 a.m. – Registration
- 11:00 a.m. – Shotgun start – scramble format
Lunch provided throughout the course
- 4:00 p.m. – Social hour and dinner
Sponsor recognition and awards
Women's Faith & Friendship
October 24. 2015
Annual brunch and boutique featuring guest speaker Edie Wadsworth
- Boutique opens at 9:00 a.m. with 40+ vendors
- Brunch begins at 11:00 a.m. – See the beautifully decorated table by creative hostesses
Concordia University 5K Run
October 31, 2015
Eat your Wheaties, dust off your running shoes, and don't forget your costume – the Concordia 5K is back! More info coming soon.
Athletics – Eagles Soaring
Click on the link to read more about your favorite Eagles Sport!
Baseball: Joe Turgeon Named Interim Head Coach
Men's Volleyball: Brett Anema Signs Pro Contract with FC Schüttorf 09
General: CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY IRVINE ADVANCES IN NCAA DIVISION II MEMBERSHIP PROCESS
General: 8 Concordia Programs Selected NAIA Scholar-Teams
Water Polo: Dreason Barry Announced As Water Polo Head Coach
Men's Basketball: Patrick Johnson Becomes Head Coach At Citrus College
Men's Basketball: Brett Lauer Accepts Position at UC Riverside
For the latest athletics information and schedules, visit www.cuieagles.com.
CUI Employment Opportunities
Do you know someone with the skills and talents to help CUI reach its goals? Please help us spread the word and share our current staff employment openings. For a full listing and our fillable application form, please visit http://www.cui.edu/HR.
Full Time Positions:
Undergraduate Admissions Counselor*
Assistant Coach – Baseball
Director of Capital Projects & Transportation
Assistant Coach – Men's Basketball
Assistant Director of Instructional Design
Coordinator of Student Success
Graduate & Adult Admissions Applications Coordinator
Director of Human Resources
Executive Assistant to the EVP for Finance and CFO
Director of Development – Athletics and School of Business
Director of Alumni & Family Relations
Part Time Positions:
Graduate Assistant – Athletic Training
Graduate Assistant – Men's Soccer
Campus Safety Officer
Graduate Assistant – Women's Basketball
*This opening is very recent and may not be reflected on the CUI staff employment website for a few days.
Blessings on your summer!
Questions? Contact the Office of Alumni & Family Relations
Email: [email protected] or Phone: 949-214-3178
Office of Alumni and Family Relations
1530 Concordia West
Irvine, CA 92612
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