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Friday, March 9, 2012
-- The RMU chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma International, an honor society for students and faculty from AACSB-accredited institutions, will hold its next induction ceremony at 6 p.m. March 15 in the Sewall Center. The following students and faculty will be inducted:

Undergraduate Students:
Travis D. Heider
Brendan P. Jamison
Ryan S. Schwartzel
Stephanie A. Vascavish
Gina V. Alberti
Joshua P. Blum
John E. Cottrill
Tyler B. Gardner
Krista L. Hurley
Janelle L. Martsolf
Shaun M. Morse

MBA Students

Christopher Cantwell
Kristina M. Steinkamp

MSHR Students
Charlotte Maon
Amy E. Marchlen

Faculty Inductees

Cathleen Jones
Ralph Reiland

-- The next installment of the CEO Lecture Series will take place at 4 p.m. on Monday, March 26, in Massey Theater with a talk by J. Christopher Donahue, president and CEO of Federated Investors. The lecture and Q & A will last until approximately 5 p.m. when a light reception will follow. Space is limited so if you plan to attend please RSVP by March 21 to

-- The university has created a scholarship in memory of Michael R. Haines, a 2005 RMU graduate and armored car driver who died Feb. 28 in a robbery. You can read about Michael and the scholarship fund at the RMU blog. To make a donation go to

*WELLNESS TIP* Try sighing to relax. Sit or stand up straight. Inhale naturally, but deeply. Let out a sound of deep relief as the air rushes out your lungs. When you exhale, shake your hands away from your body as if you were throwing away your tension. Repeat eight to 12 times.


Below are a sampling of upcoming events. For other events, including Women's History Month events, go to

March 16, Media Arts Department presents "Talking Out of Turn: Polyphonics in Documentary."

March 17, The Vagina Monologues

March 23, Diversity Speaker Series

March 26, CEO Lecture Series (see item under News above)

March 29, Women's History Month Luncheon

Saturday, March 10
Women's Lacrosse vs. High Point (1 pm/Joe Walton Stadium/free admission)

-Take the Wendy's halftime lax shootout challenge for the chance to win free food!

Sunday, March 11
Women's & Men's Tennis vs. Wright State (noon/North Athletic Complex/free admission)