Student Org Shout-Out

Monday, April 14th

HonorsLounge Poetry Contest

In honors of National Poetry Month, is hosting its first annual poetry contest.

Submissions should be no more than 3 pages in length, submitted to by 5:00pm on April 18.

Winning submissions will be published on the site the following week, and the first-place submission will also receive a book of published poetry from Honors professor Kevin Varrone!

Visit the site for more details:

Delta Kappa Delta - Northern Children's Service Fundraiser/Education Workshop

On Tuesday, April 15th, the sisters of Delta Kappa Delta Sorority, Inc. and the brothers of Delta Chi Psi Fraternity, Inc are having a can shake from 11-3 PM at Alumni Circle. All the proceeds will be donated to Northern Children’s Services, an organization that provides daycare services, adoption services, and residential services for children in need.

On Thursday, April 17th, the sisters of Delta Kappa Delta Sorority, Inc. and the sisters of Delta Phi Omega, Inc. are having a workshop about the dangers of child abuse and prevention tactics at the SAC room 205 from 6-8 PM.

On Tuesday, April 22nd, we are holding a bake sale in the SAC atrium from 11-3 PM. All proceeds are again being donated to Northern Children’s Services.

If you have any questions, please contact Jooni, Vice President of Delta Kappa Delta Sorority, Incorporated at

HonorsLounge Playlist Contest

Get hype, musical storytellers. Get real hype. is hosting its first annual (possibly) Playlist Story Contest. The Playlist Story is just what it sounds like, combining music with narrative to create an interactive story. It's like creating a soundtrack for a short story, or creating a short story around your favorite songs.

Submissions are due to by Wednesday, April 23. More specific details, rules, and info about prizes can be found online, right here:

Art of Business/Business of Art

AB/BA is a student organization that explores the relationship between the fields of business and art in order for Temple students to gain knowledge about how these two worlds work together. AB/BA is bridging the gap between Fox School of Business and Tyler School of Art and will be hosting an event, “Two Halves Make a Whole,” on Wednesday, April 16 in Tyler B004 at 12:00 to discuss similarities, differences and opportunities in collaborating between Tyler and Fox.

Also, check out the Facebook group “Art of Business/Business of Art."

Honors Activities Board - Mask Decorating

In spirit of our upcoming Masquerade, HAB is holding a mask decorating party in the Honors Lounge on April 17th at 7:30. See you there!

Beyond the Velvet Rope: An Exclusive Networking Experience (Black Law Students Association, Pre-Law Division)

Monday, April 21st from 6 to 8 PM

Howard Gittis Student Center, Room 220

Tickets are $5 for members and $7 for non-members. Some of the professionals attending the event include: Honorable Gwendolyn Blue, the Superior Court Judge for Camden County, New Jersey; Pennsylvania State Representative Jordan Harris; and Kellan White, the Director of Community Outreach for Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown. Please find attached the official flyer for the event. If there are any questions then please feel free to email me at Tickets can be purchased through either me or on Event Brite's website at

Kinetic Arts Initiative - Kinetic War

We are a new student organization called Kinetic Arts Initiative, and our objective is to bring kinetic art projects to life. Our first event, Kinetic War, is going to be a card game/rhythmic improv. It will be at 6:00 pm on April 16th in Founder's Garden. Hope to see you there!

International Student Association - International Grand Ball II

We are going to have The International Grand Ball II on April 25th starting at 7:00 pm. We are going to have a fashion show, dinner, and a lot of international dances from Temple University and Drexel. If you are interested, please contact Katerina Kazazi, Director of Communications for ISA, at

Start. Stay. Grow.

Thursday, April 24th at 6 PM


Benjamin's Desk, 1701 Walnut Street

"Start. Stay. Grow." establishes and fosters direct relationships between students and the startup community in Philadelphia. Our monthly events allow students to interact with a curated group of entrepreneurs who are eager to answer questions, share advice and connect students to appropriate resources. Additionally, we are inviting students to "like" us on Facebook where we post job/internship opportunities, relevant news stories and events in the city. "Start. Stay. Grow." is a collaboration between Philly Startup Leaders, Philly & Nvigor.

Tickets are free for students, and include a free dinner and an amazing networking opportunity. You don't want to miss it!

Empowering Education: Benefit Concert for Jumpstart!

Grassroot Soccer Event


Friday, April 18th from 4 PM to 5 PM


Temple University (Room TBA)

Join Grassroot Soccer at Temple University for an educational seminar on HIV/AIDS and Its impact on society. Dr. Scott Rutledge, Associate Professor and Assistant Chair of the Temple University School of Social Work, along with individuals with experience working with HIV/AIDS patients will also discuss AID stigma and health disparities. The event will be fun and informative on how to make a positive impact in your community!

Promote Your Org!

If you want your organization's event to appear on the next Shout-Out, just email by 5:00 every other Friday. The next Shout-Out will be sent out on Monday, April 28th. If you have any events you would like to advertise in the Shout-Out, please be sure that 1) they take place on or after April 28th, and 2) we are notified of them ahead of time.