Do you have hip, knee or ankle pain? PT needs volunteers.

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

The physical therapy department is looking for volunteers to participate in a lab session on the lower extremities. If you have a problem with your hip, knee, ankle or foot, our lab is the place to be! Our doctor of physical therapy second-year students, along with faculty members, will be performing examinations and giving you direction on how to take care of your condition. Volunteers are needed for either a one- or two-hour session from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 28 at the Roberts Center.

Contact Linda Dallof at ldallof@georgefox.edu or 503-554-2451 to sign up. We hope you can join us!

Survey: Voting

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

The Crescent is conducting research about voting and would appreciate everyone taking a minute to fill out this four-question survey.

Questions? Contact Emma Lindberg (elindberg16@georgefox.edu).

Environmental Peace Colloquia III: Beauty of the Earth

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

For the third installment of the Environmental Peace Colloquia series, join us tonight (Thursday) at 7 p.m. in Canyon Commons 103 for good food, fellowship, and a little philosophy as we meditate on the role of beauty in cultivating care for the earth. Elective chapel credit is available.

Questions? Contact Elizah Stephens (estephens13@georgefox.edu).

Catholic Mass in Prayer Chapel today

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

All are invited to attend Mass in the Prayer Chapel at 11 a.m. today (Thursdaywith Fr. Juan Pablo of the Saint John Society as the celebrant. Catholic students and employees are encouraged to receive the sacrament of Confession/Reconciliation (see John 20:21-23) beforehand starting at 10:30 a.m. All are welcome to attend. This is a chapel elective for students.

The Saint John Society is an international apostolate focused on engaging college students and energizing their faith in Christ. Contact Maricruz Arias (marias15@georgefox.edu) with any questions.

Come to Commuter Appreciation Game/Movie Night on Friday

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Commuters: Join us tomorrow (Friday) from 7 to 9 p.m. in Hoover 105 for a movie/game night with popcorn and candy!

Questions? Contact Kristi Welker (kwelker@georgefox.edu).

Free LinkedIn photos on Thursdays

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Is your LinkedIn profile pic one of your senior photos, or perhaps one of your best personal selfies?

If so, stop by the IDEA Center from noon to 2 p.m. on any Thursday until the end of the semester and get a professional photo taken for your LinkedIn account. Potential employers are looking for people who know how to present themselves, and we want you to look your best!

For more information, contact Haley Moore at mooreh14@georgefox.edu.

Help us cook (and eat!) tartes aux pommes tomorrow

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Bonjour! Come join the French club in making a classic apple dessert, tartes aux pommes. We will be in the HMS basement from 12:25 to 7 p.m. tomorrow (Thursday), so drop by at any time to help make and eat some delicious apple tarts. We hope to see you there!

Win $10,000 at Friday’s basketball season kickoff

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
George Fox students* have the chance to win $10,000 on Friday at the men’s and women’s basketball double-header. At half time of each game, two students will be randomly selected to participate in a basketball competition with a prize of up to $10,000. If you aren’t selected at halftime of the first game, stick around and see if you get your shot at the second game!
The women’s basketball team kicks off its season with a game against Southwestern (Texas) at 6 p.m. and the men’s team will follow with its home opener against Rutgers Newark at 8 p.m.
*Students who have played high school varsity basketball or college basketball within the past five years are ineligible to participate.

Be sure to submit your work to ‘The Wineskin’

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

The Wineskin is now open for submissions! As the literary and art magazine at George Fox University, we accept poetry, prose, photography and any 2D artwork. The Wineskin is a great way to get your art and writing published, as well as influence the George Fox community. This year, the best piece in each category will be awarded with an Amazon gift card.

The theme of this publication is “Seasons of Change.” There is no limit to the number of submissions. All prose should be 1,000 words or less. Go to this link to submit now!

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for new information and fun competitions!

Contact Kiale Palpant at kpalpant16@georgefox.edu for more information or to ask any questions.

International Chapel on intercultural marriage: “Creating our own culture in pursuit of God”

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Join us for an evening of good food, worship, and a time to hear Monik (of Spiritual and Intercultural Life) and Dwight Kadarmanto share about how God has worked in their marriage as they navigate cultural dynamics in drawing closer to each other and closer to God.

The international chapel is tomorrow (Thursday) from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Intercultural Resource Center. Chapel credit is available.

Know any kids who want to join Penn Pals?

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Our mascot, Pennington Bear, is looking for new friends (12 and younger) to join his Penn Pals Kids Club. Do you know any kids who would like to join? Members get a T-shirt, six free tickets for parents to attend games, and much more! Plus, Pennington will be their pen pal; anytime kids write him a letter, he’ll send a handwritten personalized letter in return.

Join now and you’ll receive your Penn Pals package in time to use the free tickets at our first 2017 basketball game! Learn more about Penn Pals and join at this link.

For more information, contact Mckenna Tillotson (mtillotson@georgefox.edu) at ext. 2134.

Sigma Zeta Journal Club hosts discussion tomorrow

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

All are invited to a journal article discussion of pH-responsive nanoparticles targeting endocytic organelles! The discussion will be led by Dr. Jing Hao tomorrow (Thursday) from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. in EHS 325, and the article should be read prior to the meeting and can be found on the Sigma Zeta FoxTALE page.

To RSVP, email hfunderburgh15@georgefox.edu or sign up outside Vetta’s office. Pizza will be provided for all who RSVP!

Shop November Two-Day Sale at Bruin Store

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Bundle up at the Bruin Store Two-Day Sale Nov. 14 and 15. Save 25% on all cold weather gear including sweatshirts, sweatpants, beanies, blankets, scarves and much more! Shop in store or online at georgefoxshop.com. Go Bruins!

Questions? Contact Michael Simmons (msimmons@georgefox.edu).

Help Social Work Club by donating personal hygiene products

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

The Social Work Club is making personal hygiene kits to distribute to the homeless population in Portland. Let’s help!

Drop off any of the following items at the Social Work House (corner of Meridian Street and 99W) now through Nov. 30:

  • Shampoos/conditioners (sample size)
  • Bars of soap
  • Water bottles
  • Socks
  • Granola gars/small snacks
  • Packs of Kleenex
  • Nail clippers
  • Band-Aids
  • Chapstick
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • Toothbrush/toothpaste/floss
  • Combs/brushes
  • Ziplock bags
  • Hand wipes
  • Toilet paper

Contact Christina Liu (cliu14@georgefox.edu) with questions.

Free philosophical pancakes this morning in the Quad

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Stop by and grab a free pancake or two as well as a philosophical quote to start out your Wednesday! We’ll be in the Quad near the ASC offices from 7:30 – 9 a.m.

Questions? Contact Murray Noble (mnoble14@georgefox.edu).

“Mama Rwanda” documentary showing tomorrow

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Tomorrow evening (Thursday), American Enterprise Institute and the College of Business are hosting a showing of the documentary of “Mama Rwanda” in Hoover 105 at 7:30 p.m. Afterwards, professor Debby Thomas will be sharing about her time in Rwanda. There will be chapel credit, free food, and great conversation!

Contact Kylie Hannus (khannus14@georgefox.edu) with questions.

All welcome to Mu Kappa meeting tonight

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Mu Kappa (a club for missionary kids, international kids, people who have traveled overseas, or anyone interested in any of these things) is meeting tonight (Wednesday) from 8 to 9 p.m. We will be meeting at the IRC house (on Sheridan St.) with warm drinks, food and games. We would love to see you there!

Contact Holly Hicks (hhicks16@georgefox.edu) with questions.

Survey: Voting

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

The Crescent is conducting research about voting and would appreciate everyone taking a minute to fill out this four-question survey.

Questions? Contact Emma Lindberg (elindberg16@georgefox.edu).

Catholic Mass in Prayer Chapel tomorrow

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

All are invited to attend Mass in the Prayer Chapel at 11 a.m. tomorrow (Thursdaywith Fr. Juan Pablo of the Saint John Society as the celebrant. Catholic students and employees are encouraged to receive the sacrament of Confession/Reconciliation (see John 20:21-23) beforehand starting at 10:30 a.m. All are welcome to attend. This is a chapel elective for students.

The Saint John Society is an international apostolate focused on engaging college students and energizing their faith in Christ. Contact Maricruz Arias (marias15@georgefox.edu) with any questions.

Get your commuter appreciation coffee coupons on Thursday

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Commuters: Check your on-campus mailbox tomorrow (Thursday) for a coffee coupon for Chapters. Enjoy!

Questions? Contact Kristi Welker (kwelker@georgefox.edu).