This Week at Molloy

Tuesday, February 24

Please join us for this timely talk tomorrow evening, as Molloy College continues to explore perspectives on Black History Month at 6pm in the Kellenberg Reception Room. "The Wolf and the Spider: Unpacking Ferguson and the Brutalization of Dark Bodies". Lecture by David E. McClean, Ph.D. (Philosophy). Co-sponsored by the Department of Social Work and the Center for Social and Ethical Concerns. In this reflective lecture, David McClean offers some insights concerning police brutality, racial relations, and the history of injustice in a continuing social discourse. Open discussion to follow presentation. Light refreshments. Free and open to the public. For more information, please contact philosophy@molloy.edu or 516.323.3340.

Molloy College Department of Biology, Chemistry and Environmental Studies is offering spring and summer internships at the following three locations: CERCOM (Center for Research and Coastal Oceans Monitoring) at Molloy College, in West Sayville (Suffolk County). Science Museum of Long Island, located in Plandome (Nassau County). American Museum of Natural History in New York City. Contact Dr. Tanacredi at 516.323.3415/3591 for further information.

Campus Ministries will be collecting new and gently used Men's and Women's business suits and men's shirts and ties beginning tomorrow, February 24  - Thursday, February 26.  Donations will be given to "The Market Place" located in Hempstead.  "The Market Place" equips job seekers to obtain gainful employment.  Donations for men will also be given to the "Midnight Run" for people on the streets. All donations will be offered to those who are going on interviews. Please bring your donations to the Campus Ministries office in the Public Square - Room 390.   A coat rack will be outside of our door.  Or, call a member of  the HOPE Team on 323-3231 and they will come to pick them up.

On Thursday, March 12, our Social Work and Trio Clubs will be sponsoring a Midnight Run.  This will be our last Midnight Run for this semester. As always, we rely heavily on your generous donations.  Donations can be left by the piano in the Sacred Heart Chapel.  Please be mindful that we do have daily mass from 12:00 until 1:00.  If it is more convenient for you, call me at ext. 3226 or email me at dcapuano@molloy.edu and we will be  happy to pick-up items from you. For this run, they need...

1.   Gently used or new men's jeans (sizes 32 and up)

2.   Gently used or new men or women's sweatpants (sizes Medium and up)

3.   Gently used or new men's hoodies (sizes Large and up)

4.   Gently used or new men's sweatshirts, sweaters or warm winter shirts (sizes Large and up)

5.   Gently used or new men or women's winter jackets

6.   Gently used or new winter hats, warm gloves and scarves

7.   Gently used or new sleeping bags or warm twin blankets

8.   Gently used or new bag packs or gym bags

9.   Gently used or new men or women's sneakers or casual shoes or boots (sizes 9 and up)
DONATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL MONDAY, MARCH 2.

'Wheeling the Way' on Molloy's Rockville Centre campus until February 27. 'Discussion on Wheels': Thursday, February 26 at 3:30 p.m. in the Kellenberg Reception Room. Co-sponsored by the LEAD Club and Club TRiO.

Come enjoy the 'Books Are Fun' book fair held right here at: IN THE PUBLIC SQUARE BUILDING from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Come visit the New Books Are Fun Book Fair in the convenience of your workplace. With over 250 great titles at unbelievable prices, you are sure to find something for everyone on your list. Product categories include: Children's Story Books, Cookbooks, General Interest Books, New York Times Best Sellers, Stationery & Scrapbooking, Music Collections, Gifts for all ages, Early Learning Products, and Children's Educational Products. First run, top quality products from the world's leading publishers: Time Life, Simon & Schuster, Dorling Kindersley, Harper-Collins, Penguin, Random House, Reader's Digest, Rodale, Disney, Publication's International, Thomas Nelson, Peachtree Publishing and many more!

Winter/Spring on-campus dining hours

Anselma room

  • Monday thru Thursday: 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Friday: 7:30 a.m.- 8 p.m.
  • Saturday:  8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Subway

  • Monday thru Thursday: 10:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Friday: 10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: closed

Starbucks

  • Monday thru Thursday: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: closed


Quick Bytes café

  • Monday thru Thursday: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday: closed

Wednesday. February 25

"Self-Regulation and Emotion Control" from 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. in the MPR Public Square (second floor) with Brittany Becker, MS, MHC (Community Education and Prevention Specialist- LICADD) This presentation will address obstacles individuals face with emotion regulation, as well as effective coping strategies and outlets.

Come enjoy the 'Books Are Fun' book fair held right here at: IN THE PUBLIC SQUARE BUILDING from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Come visit the New Books Are Fun Book Fair in the convenience of your workplace. With over 250 great titles at unbelievable prices, you are sure to find something for everyone on your list. Product categories include: Children's Story Books, Cookbooks, General Interest Books, New York Times Best Sellers, Stationery & Scrapbooking, Music Collections, Gifts for all ages, Early Learning Products, and Children's Educational Products. First run, top quality products from the world's leading publishers: Time Life, Simon & Schuster, Dorling Kindersley, Harper-Collins, Penguin, Random House, Reader's Digest, Rodale, Disney, Publication's International, Thomas Nelson, Peachtree Publishing and many more.

Writing Center Spring Workshops (Locations to be announced)

Common Comma Problems and Puzzling Punctuation
Instructor: Pam Smith
Wednesday 2/25 from 3:25 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.

Concise Writing-the right word and nothing but the right word
Instructor: Mary Ann Howell
Wednesday 2/25 from 12:15 p.m. - 1:40 p.m.

From Research to Reflection-basic tips and techniques
Instructor: Pamela Kenley-Meschino
Wednesday 2/25 from 1:50 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Summary and Paraphrase-avoiding the perils of plagiarism
Instructor: Valerie Griggs
Wednesday 2/25 from 10:40 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.

Overcoming the Challenges of English for ESLs
Instructor: Pam Smith
Thursday 2/26 from 3:25 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.
 
Register now for these free sessions! Call 516.323.3293 OR email writingcenter@molloy.edu.

The Molloy College Writing Center supports the development of writing skills for undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students. Consultants assist students with their papers by emphasizing:

  • Organization and development
  • Grammatical correctness
  • Appropriate use of research documentation styles
  • Meeting the assignment requirements as given by the professor

Students with appointments are given priority, but walk-ins are welcome when possible. The Writing Center begins late hours for spring 2015:
 
Monday - Thursday:  8 a.m. -8 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. (graduate students only)
 
To register and/or schedule an appointment.

All students should enter the Molloy campus through the north entrance at the traffic light. Please do not enter through the south end of campus which is under construction. Parking is available at the west end of campus with an entrance near the grotto. Look for Public Safety officers who can help direct you. Parking is still available in the Mercy lot. The lot located in front of Casey Building is Faculty parking only. Do not enter Kellenberg circle, as no student parking is available at that entrance.

Siena Women's Center Book Club. The book club is open to all. They meet on Thursday evenings at 5:30 p.m., generally in the Reception Room in Kellenberg Hall. The Siena Center will provide pizza and soda. Please send an email to ccamenzuli@molloy.edu if you plan to attend any of the book club meetings and let us know if you would like to bring a friend. We need a head count for pizza orders and chair setup. Books and dates are:

  1. Still Life with Bread Crumbs - February 19
  2. The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry - March 12

From the Writing Center
Professional consultants are available to help students with all phases of the writing process - from brainstorming an assignment to tackling a lengthy research paper. Plan ahead if they would like help with your writing. Students who schedule consultations ahead of time have a better chance of securing their preferred times. You can even register online for an appointment. Please refer to our website or call the Writing Center at 323.3293 for more information.

Thursday, February 26

Overcoming the Challenges of English for ESLs with instructor: Pam Smith. Thursday 2/26 from 3:25 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. Register now for these free sessions. Call 516.323.3293 OR email writingcenter@molloy.edu.

Thursday, March 5

7 p.m. 9 p.m. in the Hayes Theater: Midnight Run Festival:  Come and meet Dale Williams, the Executive Director of Midnight Run AND some of our friends who either are homeless or have been homeless.  You will hear very powerful and inspirational stories.

Thursday, March 12

Midnight Run.

Siena Women's Center Book Club. The book club is open to all. They meet on Thursday evenings at 5:30 p.m., generally in the Reception Room in Kellenberg Hall. The Siena Center will provide pizza and soda. Please send an email to ccamenzuli@molloy.edu if you plan to attend any of the book club meetings and let us know if you would like to bring a friend. We need a head count for pizza orders and chair setup. Books and dates are: The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry on March 12.

Tuesday, March 24

Film: The Theory of Everything. 5 p.m. Wilbur. Free movie and snacks.

Thursday, April 9

7 p.m. - 6 a.m. Great Lawn - Boxtown XVI at Molloy:  Spend a night in a cardboard box to help raise money for Bethany House.  Bethany House provides shelter for women and children in Nassau County.  The Bethany Gospel Choir will be with us as well as some of the women of Bethany House.  They will share their stories.

Thursday, April 16

Alice in Wonderland Party. 3:20 p.m.

Wednesday, April 22

Celebrate Earth day and experience the therapeutic benefits of pet therapy: Specially trained therapy dogs will be on hand to assist in relieving your pre-finals stress from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Hays Theatre. Free prizes and giveaways. Please RSVP to studentsolutioncenter@molloy.edu. Reserve your spot. Space is limited.

Of Interest

Available for your viewing pleasure on SWANK Digital Campus through the James E. Tobin library are the following titles:

  • 8 Mile
  • A Time to Kill
  • Ali
  • Alice in Wonderland
  • Babies
  • Back to the Future
  • Batman Begins
  • Carrie
  • Dallas Buyers Club - Oscar 2014 winner for best actor and supporting actor
  • Django Unchained
  • Don Jon
  • Erin Brockovich - Oscar 2000 winner for best actress
  • Frozen
  • Girlfight
  • Iris
  • Iron Man 3
  • Les Miserables - Oscar 2013 winner for best supporting actress
  • Life as a house
  • Life in a day
  • Moonrise Kingdom
  • Schindler's List - Oscar 1993 winner for best picture
  • Silver Linings Playbook - Oscar 2013 winner for best actress

You must download Microsoft Silverlight before viewing the films for the first time. Mac user? Download Flip 4 Mac instead. Contact the library at 323.3928 or email mehrenpreis@molloy.edu with any questions. Happy viewing.

The Student Solution Center is happy to announce their Facebook page. "Like" their page and stay up-to-date on the latest deadlines, information and events, including free giveaways! Remember to view the photo albums and if you see yourself - tag it. Don't forget to share the link with your friends, too: www.facebook.com/studentsolutioncenter.

Media services, help desk, client services and Molloy's IT offices are just a call away
Kellenberg 022:
Cori Miller, Mauricio Palacios, Dennis Neary, Tim Gauss, Rich Delasant, Joe Kuczyk, Ben Sales, Dave Friedrich, Eric Gebhardt and Joe Vitale.

  • Call 4800 for help with office computers, printers and related devices.
  • Call 4816 for smart classroom assistance and issues involving audio/visual equipment including overhead projectors, TVs, DVD players, etc.

Public Square Information Commons
For assistance in the information commons area (Public Square, second floor) call Stephen Lewis at 4813.

Hours
: Client Services (IT help desk and media services)
Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday - 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Information Commons is staffed:
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday - 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Thursday through Sunday - Noon to 8 p.m.

Call any of the numbers above for questions or assistance. We invite you to stop in to see our new location at K-022 and meet our staff. To schedule equipment or services use this link: http://www.molloy.edu/offices-and-services/information-technology-planning-and-research/clientmedia-services/media-service-request and you can follow us on Twitter @MolloyClientSvs for all the latest Client Services updates.

Self-Service Password Reset: The IT department implemented a self-service application to allow you to reset your own password and unlock your own account. This new self-service 'password reset/account unlock' tool is for your network/email account and password ONLY. This is the username/password when you log into your Molloy computer or your email from a web browser. The new tool is NOT for Jenzabar, Lion's Den, Powerfaids or any other application that requires a username/password. If you haven't already, please visit the following URL from an on-campus computer. Login with your full email address and password and enroll for password self-service: https://selfservice.molloy.edu. Review the attached document which shows screen shots of the enrollment process and includes important information.

Contact Us

Have questions about anything here? Feel free to drop us a quick note!

Of course, feel free to Contact Us.

Office of Residence Life
1000 Hempstead Avenue P.O. Box 5002 Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002

516.323.3463

cnaud@molloy.edu