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Good Morning. It's Wednesday, April 16, 2014 . The time is 08:34 AM

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Student Financial Planning
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TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship

As students receive their financial aid packages for next academic year, many families are looking for ways to finance their education. We want to help. Charter One, which is part of RBS Citizens Financial Group (RBSCFG), is once again offering the TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship® program. Now in its fourth year, RBSCFG will award a total of $50,000 to students who demonstrate good citizenship through community volunteerism and leadership.

The application period for the TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship will begin Tuesday, April 15, 2014 and run through Tuesday, May 6, 2014 or until 2,000 applications have been received, whichever occurs first.

A total of 10, $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to U.S. residents who are 16-years of age or older and are attending or accepted to a federally accredited four-year college, university or graduate program and who have been active in community service. The scholarships will be awarded this summer for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Applicants are asked to write an essay of no more than 500 words demonstrating their good citizenship through community volunteerism and leadership. They must also provide two references that are directly connected to their community involvement. For full details, go to 

Fine and Performing Arts
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Chamber Singers Spring Concert

When: Saturday, April 26, 7:00 p.m.

Cost: Free

The University of Dubuque Chamber Singers, directed by Kristen Eby, will present their annual spring concert on Saturday, April 26 at 7:00 pm in Blades Chapel.  The ten-voice a cappella group will sing a variety of styles, including early American folk tunes, sacred ballads, pop songs and spirituals.  Admission is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Kristen Eby at


Fine and Performing Arts
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UD Spring Dance Concert

When: Saturday, April 26, 2014 7:30 p.m.


Where: Babka Theatre, Heritage Center 

Cost: Free

The UD Dance Company will present their annual spring dance concert on Saturday, April 26 at 7:30 pm in Heritage Center’s Babka Theatre. Students will perform a variety of styles including hip-hop, lyric and ballet. The concert will feature soloists and small groups, as well as larger groups UD Spartanettes and UD Dance Crew. This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Rachael Hagen at


University Relations
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Kennedy School Blood Drive

Kennedy Elementary School, our Partner in Education, is sponsoring a blood drive on Monday, April 28.  Please consider donating!

Time:  1:30 - 5:15 p.m.

Where:  The Dubuque Donor Center (4867 Asbury Rd., across from Hardees)

How can you help?  By donating!  Did you know that 38% of the U.S. population is eligible to give blood, but less than 10% actually donate?  It's easy to sign-up!  You can contact the Kennedy School Office (552-3900), the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center (800-747-5401), or online at (enter Kennedy group code: 1629).  

We appreciate all you do for Kennedy and our community!


Student Financial Planning
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MassMutual Scholars

MassMutual Scholars is a national scholarship program for high achieving college students interested in pursuing careers in the insurance and financial services industry.


Eligibility Criteria:


·         Open to students of all majors

·         Will be entering sophomore, junior, senior or 5th-year senior year in pursuit of an undergraduate degree at an accredited college or university.

·         Plan to attend a degree-seeking program, full-time at a U.S. accredited institution in the U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands or Guam during the 2014-2015 academic year.

·         Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

·         Preference will be given to students who demonstrate:

o   An interest in pursuing a career in the insurance and financial services industry.

o   Leadership and participation in extracurricular activities.

·         Must complete and submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at

·         Must show proof of U.S. citizenship or legal permanent residency with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 (not expired).

·         A total of $150,000 in scholarships will be awarded for the 2014-15 school year.

·         Selected students attending accredited 2 year and 4 year colleges/universities will be awarded $2,500 or $5,000 respectively.


Application DEADLINE:  May 2, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. (Central Time)


Access application at:

Student Financial Planning
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B. Davis Scholarship - May Deadline

The deadline is approaching for the 2014 B. Davis Scholarship.

Please visit our website at to read about us and to provide your students with an opportunity to apply for our scholarship.

Applications must be received by May 26, 2014

Amount of Scholarship:  $1,000

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at


Student Financial Planning
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Seminary Barber Scholarship Applications

The Barber Education Trust was established in 1975 in memory of Edwin J. Barber for the purpose of assisting with the cost of tuition and fees for those persons seeking to become full-time workers in Christ’s church. We have a minimum grant amount of $500 to any recipient.

In the 39 years, the fund has made 123 scholarship grants totaling nearly $46,550 that have been awarded to those pursuing Christian service through full-time work in the church. Full-time work includes those pursuing ordained ministry, Christian Education, Youth Ministry, or other specialized ministries within the church. The fund is designed to give preference to those persons who are from the Iroquois West School District, or who were raised in the boundaries of the Iroquois River District, of the Illinois Great Rivers Annual Conference, of the United Methodist Church. Applicants may or may not be United Methodist, although some preference will be given to those who are United Methodist.

Applications may be received by contacting the Barber Scholarship Committee at the Onarga United Methodist Church either by fax, US Mail or e-mail at Please submit requests with a complete mailing address as we send the applications by postal mail.  Applications are due by May 31, 2014. We will award scholarships by July 15, 2014. 



What's Cookin' in the Cafeteria-Wednesday


Fried Potatoes
Sausage Patties
Waffles Diane/blueberries

Eggs to order/omelets


Fruit/Yogurt/Cottage Cheese


GW - Honey Dijon Grilled Chicken
BBQ Pork
Farfalle w/Vegetables

Soup - Chicken Noodle
SW - Classic Chef Jazz Salad Wrap

Tater Tot Casserole
Broccoli & Cauliflower/Cheese Sauce
Bread Sticks

Salad/Deli Bar


SW - Sausage & Peppers
Baked Penne Melanzane
Bread Sticks
Soup - Same

Pork Veggie Stir Fry
Vegetarian Chow Mein
Egg Rolls
Fortune Cookies

Salad/Deli Bar

What's Cookin' at the Cyber Cafe


Hello All!  Easter Hours:

 Thursday, April 17:  7:00am - 6:00pm

 Firday, April 18:  11:00am - 6:00pm

 Saturday, April 19:  11:00am - 6:00pm

 Sunday, April 20:  11:00am - Midnight

Here are the WINNERS of our 1st Anniversary drawing:

7" Personal Pizza - Khalil McCarthy, Aubrey Gluba, Paul Lemley, Ben DeLange, Molly Zogas  and Mark Preston.

Dinner for Two at the Cyber Cafe - Jasmine Bethea and Erika Larson

And the GRAND PRIZE, Pizza Party for 20 people - Marina Treto!



We now offer Special K Cracker Chips as a side. They won't be with the other chips. You will need to request them.


Have you heard? 99% of our sauces are made from recipes created by our own cooks! That, of course, includes our pizza sauce, marinara, alfredo, Asian bbq, sweet & sour, teriyaki, General Tsao, Kung Pao, Peanut, Orange Ginger. Our unique sandwich spreads are also homemade - avocado, Cajum, Chipotle, ranch, and others we come up with for our specials. Also, our soups and salads are all made from scratch - the lettuce/spinach salads, and our egg, tuna, chicken and crab.

We hand cut our own pork, chicken, salami, broccoli, peppers, onions and more! We build our pizzas right before your eyes, as well as all sandwiches and your Asian grill favorites. So come and join us! We look forward to making your new favorites!

Hours of operation Monday-Saturday, 7am-midnight;  Sunday, Noon-midnight Breakfast items served from 7am-10am Lunch/Dinner items served from 10am-midnight (Asian Grill closes at 9pm

Prices: Breakfast, $4 - includes entree, side and drink Lunch/Dinner, $6 - includes entree, side and drink Entree only, Breakfast,$2.50 Lunch/Dinner, $3.50 Sides, $1.25  Drinks, $1.50

Apr. 16, 2014



Entree: Beef Stroganoff

Pizza du Jour: Taco Pizza


Soup du jour 


Menus are subject to change.


All meals include: 1 entree, 1 side and 1 beverage for $6.

Create your own individual pizza (2pm - close only), deli sandwich, hot sandwich or Asian grill, as your entree option!

Sparty's Specials

NOW AVAILABLE at Sparty's !!!


Energy Drinks!! NOS and NOS Active, Rockstar and Full Throttle



Mark your calendars Wednesday April 9th Sparty's is celbrating its 1 year anniversary!!

Lots of specials and events More infor to come!


Monday-Friday 8:00 am-12:00 am

Saturday 8:00 am-10:00 pm

 Sunday 12:00 pm-10:00 pm

This a convenient place to grab a snack on the go or pick up a small UD nostalgic item.  We carry Coke, Dr. Pepper, Pepsi, ice cream novelties, Frito-Lay products and the list goes on and on.  Stop in and check it out. 

We accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover, cash, student account charges starting at $5 or more (must have student ID present) or money loaded on an ID for students or faculty/staff.

Mike and Betty's Ice Cream Parlor

Mike & Betty's Hours: 

Monday-Saturday 10-10   Sunday 12-10

Current Ice Cream Flavors:

Vanilla                                              French Silk Pie

Strawberry                                         No Sugar Added Butter Pecan

Cinnamini Churro                               Monster Cookie                                 

Chocolate                                          Peppermint stick

Strawberry Cheesecake                       Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

Java Chunk                                       Peanut Butter Campfire Crunch

Rocky Road                                       Raspberry Sherbet  **** Fat Free****


Mike & Betty's Menu:

CAKE CONE                                                       WAFFLE CONE

     1 Scoop $1.50, 2 Scoop $1.75                         1 Scoop $2.00

     Soft Serve $1.50                                            2 Scoop $2.25 

SMALL DISH                                                      LARGE DISH

     Plain $2.00, w/Topping $2.50                    Plain $2.50, w/Topping $3.00

     Soft Serve $2.00                                          Soft Serve $2.50

EXTRA SYRUP 25 Cents                 EXTRA Toppings 50 Cents 

BULLOCKS-- FLAVORS: Butterfinger, Cookie Dough,  M&M, Oreo, Reeses, Snickers, Sprinkles

     Small $2.50, Large $4.00