Quick Hits

Arizona Daily Wildcat
September 13, 2005

Registration fees begin today

Students adding units today will now be charged a $250 late registration fee.

Hurricane poetry blog formed by UA graduate

UA poets who are struggling to process the catastrophe of Hurricane Katrina can log onto www.katrinapoetry.com, to share any thoughts and poetic material with other UA students.

The site was started by Andrew Dobbs, a UA alumnus who graduated last year with a bachelor's degree in creative writing.

Student leaders wanted for conference

Students interested in getting involved, building leadership skills or showing off their leadership abilities can join the 2006 Conference Planning Team, which is responsible for organizing the 2006 Arizona Collegiate Leadership Conference.

The informal meeting is today at 5 p.m. in the Student Union Memorial Center, Ventana Room.

Ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony

President Peter Likins invites all university community members to attend a dedication ceremony today for the James and Perry Rogers Plaza, James E. Rogers Way and the James E. Rogers Circle.

The event begins at 9:30 a.m. in the Student Union Memorial Center's North Ballroom, followed by a ribbon-cutting ceremony from the Diamond Terrace. A reception will follow in the North Ballroom.

Study abroad in France, Italy

An information meeting about spring and summer study abroad programs in France and Italy is taking place today from noon to 1 p.m. in the Student Union Memorial Center's Presidio Room.