August 1, 2016 Announcements

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    Want to know what’s going on at UofL? Visit the UofLNews website for features, videos, photos, announcements, radio segments, and the UofL event calendar. Click here to submit an announcement.

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    Here’s what was featured on UofLNews on Friday, July 29, 2016:

    • UofL provides comprehensive dental care for people living with HIV. Read more.
    • UofL student adds creative flair to Bridwell Art Library. Read more.
    • Students, faculty and staff play a big role in Camp Quality’s success. Read more.

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    Did You Know?

    UofL’s College of Arts & Science’s International, Diversity, and Engagement Programs will host an economic development forum on Aug. 26 at the Muhammad Ali Center, with a focus on what west Louisville needs, how to finance projects and ways to turn community vision into reality. The keynote speaker will be U.S. Congressman Emanuel Cleaver.

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    Campus-Submitted Announcement List

    UofL Today with Mark Hebert

    1.) WHAS-TV, Great Day Live

    2.) Radio Show

    3.) Metro TV and KET KY – The Kentucky Channel

    Miscellaneous
    4.) Poster session of summer undergraduate research scheduled

    5.) Library room reservations are now streamlined

    6.) Shakespeare and Art Exhibit opens

    7.) Research!Louisville 2016: Call for Abstracts

    8.) Research!Louisville 2016: Call for Judges

    Training and Workshops

    9.) Fall 2016 Professional Development trainings schedule now online

    Sustainability

    10.) Green Tip: Earn-A-Bike application deadline Aug. 10

    Health and Wellness

    11.) Farmers Market veggies that put protein on your plate

    Grand Rounds

    12.) Neuroscience Grand Rounds

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    Campus-Submitted Announcements

    UofL Today with Mark Hebert

    1.) WHAS-TV, Great Day Live

    Mondays at 9:30 a.m. UofL’s Mark Hebert has a story about UofL and talks with Rachel Platt and Terry Meiners about campus events. Segments can be found on YouTube. WLKY-TV also runs the UofL stories on their Saturday morning newscasts

    • Monday, Aug. 1: UofL students raise money for Camp Quality, a camp for kids with cancer

     

    2.) Radio Show

    Airs Mondays and Tuesdays at 6 p.m. on 93.9 FM The Ville; replayed on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Hebert hosts two weekly 30-minute programs focusing on research, programs, successful students and insights from UofL’s faculty experts. This week’s schedule:

    • Monday, Aug. 1: Roman Yampolskiy, artificial intelligence; Beth Robinson and Marian Morris, Lawyers and Doctors for kids; MacKenzie Flynn, Fulbright Scholar
    • Tuesday, Aug. 2: Geography professors Forrest Stevens and Andrea Gaughan discuss Gates Foundation grant to map human population; Diane Chlebowy and Meredith McGrew talk about a new master’s nursing program for career changers; Megan Seldon, Fulbright Scholar

    Podcasts of all “UofL Today with Mark Hebert” radio programs can be found on SoundCloud.

     

    3.) Metro TV and KET KY – The Kentucky Channel

    (Metro TV – Ch. 99 on UVerse, Ch. 25 on TWC): Monday and Tuesday nights at 7:30, Thursday 6:30 p.m., Friday 8:30 p.m. and Sunday 9:30 p.m. 

    (KET KY – Ch. 192 on TWC, other channels): Thursdays at 5 p.m. 

    • This week: Don DeMuth and Fred Luzzio discuss research to prevent periodontal disease; multiple international scholarship winner Rosslyn Steinmetz; Amir Amini talks about MRI technology

    Metro TV shows can be found on YouTube.

     

    Miscellaneous

    4.) Poster session of summer undergraduate research scheduled

    Aug. 3, noon-3 p.m., Kosair Charities CTRB Lobby, HSC 

    Undergraduate students will present the results from their 10-week summer research experience. Participants in the Cancer Education R25, IMPACT REU, KBRIN, Physiology Cardiovascular, SROP, Cancer Center High School students, and students supported by External Fellowship, will present.

    Additional Information: Dr. Pamela Feldhoff

     

    5.) Library room reservations are now streamlined

    In an effort to provide better service to our users, the Libraries have adopted a new room scheduling system, LibCal, so you can make room reservations for any room in Ekstrom Library, the Art Library or the Music Library from a single web page. Check it out online.

    Additional Information: Website

     

    6.) Shakespeare and Art Exhibit opens

    Aug. 1 through Oct. 24, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Bridwell Art Library, Schneider Hall, Louisville; Free

    Come see photos, paintings and graphic art from the 19th Century capturing Shakespeare in architecture, costume, painting and typography. This exhibit showcases Shakespeare Rare Print Collection, by Seymour Eaton, printed in 1900. Learn how clothing indicated class rank, and how paintings and prints popularized plays. See theatrical broadsides that broke contemporary typographic “rules” by using fonts of wildly different sizes.

    Additional Information: Sarah Carter

    7.) Research!Louisville 2016: Call for Abstracts

    Abstractions due Aug. 31. Event is October 11-14, Kosair Charities Clinical and Translational Research Building, Health Sciences Center
    Faculty, post-docs, research associates, residents, clinical fellows, research staff, PharmDs, graduate and professional students are invited to submit an abstract on their life science research for a poster presentation at Research!Louisville. Abstract submissions are due by Aug. 31. Submit an abstract online.

    Additional Information: Anna Noe, 852-2553

     

    8.) Research!Louisville 2016: Call for Judges

    October 11-14, Kosair Charities Clinical & Translational Research Building, Health Sciences Center
    Faculty and post-docs are needed to judge posters at Research!Louisville. Sign up for judging online

    Additional Information: Anna Noe, 852-2553

     

    Training and Workshops

    9.) Fall 2016 Professional Development trainings schedule now online

    Room 103A, Human Resources Building, Belknap Campus

    The University of Louisville is committed to providing tools and information that lead to measurable performance improvement, increased job satisfaction, personal development, and positive morale for faculty and staff. Every semester, Human Resources offers professional development programs that are free to any employee. See descriptions at Louisville.edu/hr/training.

    Additional Information: Email

     

    Sustainability

    10.) Green Tip: Earn-A-Bike application deadline Aug. 10

    Why drive when you can Earn-A-Bike? All staff, faculty & students willing to forgo a UofL parking permit for the next two years are eligible to earn a $400 bike shop voucher. 2016 applications are due August 10. In addition bike commuting, participants can ride any TARC bus free with UofL ID or find carpools through the new Cardinal Directions service. While on campus, you can borrow wheels with UofL Bike-Share and UofL Car-Share.

    Additional Information: Earn-A-Bike Program, TARC, Cardinal Directions

    UofL Bike-Share, UofL Carshare

     

    Health and Wellness

    11.) Farmers Market veggies that put protein on your plate

    National Farmers Market Week, August 2-8, is a wonderful time to explore the markets in your community and plan new and exciting meatless meals with local fruits and veggies. In honor of the week-long celebration, we’ve put together a list of protein-packed produce to look for at the market and add to your menu plan.

    Additional Information: Meatless Monday Recipes, Get Healthy Now Facebook Page, Get Healthy Now website, email, 852-7755

     

    Grand Rounds

    12.) Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    August 4, 8-9 a.m., HSC Campus, Baxter Building Auditorium (Lower Level); Free

    As part of Neuroscience Grand Rounds, the Department of Neurology is pleased to have Sara C. Davis, Esq. from McMasters Keith Butler Inc. to present “Anatomy of a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit” on Aug. 4 at 8 a.m. in the Baxter Building Auditorium.

    Additional Information: Watch live online and receive CME credit

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    Alicia Kelso
    Alicia Kelso is the director of social media and digital content. She joined UofL in 2015 as director of communications at the Brandeis School of Law. She also serves as a senior contributor at Forbes.com, writing about the restaurant industry, which she has covered since 2010. Her work has been featured in publications around the world, including NPR, Bloomberg, The Seattle Times, Good Morning America and Franchise Asia Magazine.