AHANA scholarship applications available

Applications for the Career Center's 1996-97 AHANA Career Services Scholarships in academics, community service and financial need are now available at the center. The awards are gift certificates to the Boston College Bookstore. The deadline for submission is Feb. 22.

Applications are also being accepted for the 1996 AHANA Career Services Internship Grant. The grant is awarded to a student who has procured a non-paying internship for the summer. The application deadline is April 4.

For more information, contact the Career Center at ext. 3430.

Alumni Association sponsors networking nights

The Alumni Association will sponsor a series of Networking Nights during February and March. All will be held on Wednesdays between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m.

Finance will be the focus of the Feb. 7 event; communications (advertising, public relations, publishing, television, radio, etc.) will be the subject on Feb. 28; the March 13 event will focus on nursing; and alumni in marketing and sales will gather on March 27.

For further details, or to register, call the Alumni Association at ext. 4700.

Reading for Pleasure series set for spring, summer

The Reading for Pleasure book discussion series continues with six sessions scheduled for this spring and summer.

The discussions will center on the following books: Jon Hassler's Simon's Night on Feb. 27; Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson on March 26; A Map of the World by Jane Hamilton on April 23; Mary McCarthy's The Groves of Academe on May 21; In the Lake of the Woods by Tim O'Brien on June 25; and In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez on July 23.

All discussions will be held in O'Neill 413 from noon-1 p.m. Participants are invited to bring their lunch for these informal gatherings.

Women's Resource Center support groups meet

The Women's Resource Center is sponsoring three weekly support groups throughout the semester.

The lesbian and bisexual group will meet on Tuesdays from 5:30-6:30; the sexual assault group meets Wednesdays from 6-7:30 p.m.; and the eating disorder support network meets Mondays from 4-5:30 p.m.

All groups are confidential and meet at the center, located in McElroy 213. For more information, contact the Women's Resource Center at ext. 3489.

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