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Sophomore Success News - April 2013

April Showers

April showers bring May flowers, or so the saying goes. Now that spring break has come and gone, you may feel like it is raining assignments, tests, and papers. With classes ending at the close of the month (April 30), you're probably right. Before you start concentrating on final exams and plans for the summer, make sure to take some time to prepare for the fall semester. Pre-registration for Summer and Fall runs April 15-19, with open registration beginning on April 20. Also, don't forget that Tax Day 2013 is Monday, April 15.

ShamROCK Your Registration

Use this checklist to make sure you are ready to rock your summer and fall class registration.

SophoMORE Madness

Don't forget to complete your SophoMORE Madness bracket and turn it in to SSC 1006 by April 25. Still need your bracket? Stop by SSC 1006 to pick yours up today!

A Few Seconds

April was the second month in the early Roman calendar, before January and February were added.

Second annual Grammy Awards- November 11, 1959 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

The second iPod Touch was released- September 9, 2008

Second team to win the NCAA championship- Indiana University, 1940

Coming Up This Month

April 7- International Festival, noon- 5 p.m., Ted Constant Center (Free Admission), more info

April 9- Girl with the Dragon Tattoo film screening and panel discussion, 7:30 p.m.- 9:30 p.m., Diehn Fine and Performing Arts Building, more info

April 12- Relay for Life, 7 p.m., Webb Center

April 15-19- Pre-registration for summer and fall classes

April 16- Sophomore Success Luncheon with the College of Business and Public Administration, 12:30- 1:30 p.m., location TBA, more info