Student Org Shout-Out

Monday, March 31st

Turkish Student Association - Talk by Dr. Edward Erickson


Tuesday April 1, 2014 6:30-8:30 PM


Mitten Hall Rm 250

Based on his carefully researched and groundbreaking book "Ottomans and Armenians, A Study in Counterinsurgency", Professor Edward J. Erickson will discuss what happened in 1915 and why, with a unique military strategy perspective. Dr. Erickson is a Professor of Military History in the War Studies Department at the United States Marine Corps Command & Staff College, Quantico, Virginia. He is the author of eleven books and specializes in the history of the Ottoman army during the period 1876-1918. He is also on the board of governors of the Institute of Turkish Studies at Georgetown University.

Student Survey - For Diamond Dollars!

Please complete this brief survey and enter for a chance to win $10, $15, $25, or even $50 in Diamond Dollars! If you are a current Temple student and would like to enter to win, all you need to do is answer a few questions to help improve your school’s financial resources!

Colleges Against Cancer's Relay for Life


April 4th at 6:00pm


McGonigle Hall

Register for Relay for Life at as soon as possible! It's $10 to register prior to event, and $20 at the door--there's even a Honors team (thanks HAB!)! Spend the night bonding with fellow students, all while raising money to fight back against cancer. Hope to see you there!

Rad-Dish Co-Op

From Lauren Ruhnke (

"[Rad-Dish Co-Op] is presently in the fundraising and interest gathering stage of starting up a sustainable food sourcing co-op right on Temple University's campus! I was wondering if you could mention us in the Student Org shout out newsletter, letting people know who we are and inviting them to like the Facebook page and share our OwlCrowd donation page. Let me know if you have any questions!"

Empowering Education Cabaret


Thursday, April 10th


Student Center Room 200B

Come out for a night of song, dance, and poetry! Honors students Tom Diagostino, Rachel Smoot, Kyle Schuerger, and Davea Livingstone will be hosting a cabaret on Thursday, April 10th. The night's theme is Empowering Education. Admission is only $2.00, and all proceeds will benefit Jumpstart Philadelphia, a nonprofit organization dedicated to early childhood education. Come out, bring your friends, enjoy the performances, and support a great cause!

There will also be a donation box located in the Honors Lounge during the month of April. Please donate your new or gently used children's books and/or school supplies!

Cherry Crusade - NBA 2K14 Tournament


Sunday, April 6th


Morgan Hall D301, Doors Open at 3 PM

The Cherry Crusade is hosting an open tournament for all interested individuals who want to prove their skills at NBA 2K14 (XBox 360 Version). There will be a cash prize for the winner, and free food while supplies last. The competition will be stiff (there may even be a few of your favorite Temple Owls Men's Basketball players!), so be sure to sign up ASAP. Entry fees are $5 for Cherry Crusaders and $10 for non-Crusaders. Please contact Connor Page ( if you are interested, and be sure to bring your money on April 6th.

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 14th. 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 14th, and 2) we are notified of them ahead of time.