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Thursday, October 23, 2003
 Volume # 2,  Issue # 1
 Published by ASSP
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Senate Briefs


The Student Senate passed financial proposals relating to the technology upgrades for the ASSP office, the Falcon, and KSPU. Senate also allocated funds for to subsidize new Martial Sports passes. In addition, ASSP Intercultural Director Melody Rivera shared her goals for the university this year, and Senate was briefed on the changes that will be taking place to the Student Senate structure this spring as well. This change will add new Senate seats based on academic disciplines. This weekend, Senate will be meeting to finalize the budgets for all student organizations.

 
Student Resources
Free Bus Passes: checkout for 5 hour increments at the ASSP Office or Uni-Com desk in the SUB, click here
Discounted Swim Passes: $5 for 5 swims at the Queen Anne Pool. Available at the ASSP Office in the SUB, click here
Martial Sports Passes: $20 for 5 classes. Available at the ASSP Office in the SUB, click here
Seattle Art Museum Passes: ASSP has both free and half price S.A.M. passes they can give to students on a first come, first serve basis.

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CONTENTS

Commuter News
   FALL TOGETHER
   COMMUTER OFFICE HOURS

Community News
   SUBMIT TO SECOND ESSENCE
   NEED A COMPUTER?
   STUDENT SAVINGS CLUB

Activities
   WARREN MILLER TICKETS
   DATE AUCTION

Ministries
   SPIRITUAL GIFTS INVENTORY
   SPRINT APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED
   THE REFUGEE PROJECT
   MEN'S DISCIPLESHIP

COMMUTER NEWS

FALL TOGETHER
Thank you to all the commuters and CHA folks who attended our first Commuter/CHA event ever, Fall Together. The event was a huge success with much more participation than was anticipated, which was very exciting to see.We are looking forward to putting another event together next quarter. If you have any input about what you would like to see featured at that event, feel free to contact Commuter Senator Jade Nirvana Ingmire at jade@spu.edu.


COMMUTER OFFICE HOURS
Take advantage of commuter senator office hours every Tuesday from 1-2pm in the ASSP Office. Visit with your senators and share your vision for commuters during this time!


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COMMUNITY NEWS

SUBMIT TO SECOND ESSENCE
Second Essence, the SPU journal of the arts, is accepting submissions of poetry, creative writing, visual art, photography and music until November 24th, 2003. This is an excellent way to share your work with others, and to connect with the arts community on campus. Pick up your submission form at the Humanities office or email secondessence@spu.edu for more information.


NEED A COMPUTER?
Are you an SPU undergraduate who doesn't have a working computer? ASSP has one older, yet fully functional computer available that it will be providing to students free of charge. The computer will be allocated based primarily on demonstrable need. Applications can currently be picked up in the ASSP Office and are due by Friday, November 1, 2002. Contact Jeff Pickering, ASSP Public Relations Manager at (206)281-2497 or assp-prm@spu.edu with questions.


STUDENT SAVINGS CLUB
Looking for ways to save money? ASSP is offering free Student Savings Club cards to students. The card offers discounts to local businesses including Elliot Bay, Cucina! Cucina!, Electic Beach Tanning, Golds Gym and many more. Stop by the ASSP office to pick up your card.


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ACTIVITIES

WARREN MILLER TICKETS
Tickets for the new Warren Miller film "Journey" are on sale for only $10 in the ASSP office. Showtimes for the movie are October 30th at 9:00 PM, November 1st at 9:00 PM & November 2nd at 5:00 PM. A limited amount of tickets are available, so get yours before they sell out.


DATE AUCTION
10/31 7:00pm -- This year's date auction "A Masquerade Ball" will be on October 31st at 7pm followed by the Fall Dance. Presale tickets are $8 and may be purchased from the ASSP office . Tickets for the dance only are $5. Tickets purchased at the door are $10. All procedes from this event will benefit ASSP Ministries: Urban Involvement, SPRINT and International Justice Mission. For more information contact Dan Beutler, VP of Campus Activities at (206) 281-2498 or assp-vpca@spu.edu


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MINISTRIES

SPIRITUAL GIFTS INVENTORY
What are Spiritual Gifts? They are the gifts through which Christians are gifted to do ministry in the name of the Lord. They are spoken of in many different forms and functions in the New Testament. They help us to remember that we all have value and identity in Christ if we have come to know him as Lord and Savior of our lives. This inventory will give you the opportunity to first see how the Holy Spirit is possibly gifting you and how those may be put into action today at SPU. We have made five times available to fit everyone's schedule. They will happen in Beegle Hall, Room 201 on November 3rd – 6th from 7 pm – 9 pm and November 4th from 1 pm – 3 pm. Contact Josh Shoemaker, VP of Campus Ministries at (206) 281-2465 or assp-vpcm@spu.edu.


SPRINT APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED
Regretting that you didn't apply for SPRINT Winter trips? You still have a chance! Application deadline is extended until Monday, October 27, at 12pm. Applications are available in 2nd SUB, or online at www.spu.edu/sprint. If you're interested in SPRINT in general, contact April Schock at sprintcoordinator@spu.edu to be added to the "interest" list or call (206)281-2491 for more information.


THE REFUGEE PROJECT
11/14-15 -- ASSP campus ministries have teamed up with World Relief to bring you The Refugee Project, a 24-hour simulated learning experience where students see what it is like to be a refugee. It is from November 14-15 and applications are out now in the 2nd SUB. Contact Maya McQuade mcquam@spu.edu for more information.


MEN'S DISCIPLESHIP
News for SPU men seeking discipleship: if you want to grow as a man of God, but realize that you need some direction to reach that goal, there's stuff happening for you. Solomon's Porch men's discipleship house meets as men every Monday at 9 p.m. Check it out and get involved in a small group. Centurions is also passionate about coming alongside freshman and sophomore men in discipleship groups. For info on Solomon's Porch, contact Glendon Bute - buteg@spu.edu. For info on Centurions, contact Ben Harris - bharris@spu.edu. For general info on campus discipleship, contact Matthew Koenig, Minister of Discipleship, Office of Campus Ministries - mlk@spu.edu.


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