Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017
DID YOU KNOW
The UofL Board of Trustees on Saturday approved several key administrative appointments, including deans T. Gerard Bradley, School of Dentistry, David Jenkins, Kent School of Social Work, and Todd Mooradian, College of Business. For more information, including a list of appointments, see UofLNews.com.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
The Commonwealth Center for the Humanities & Society Advisory Board has named six faculty members to serve as 2017-18 Faculty Fellows: Brendan Depue (Psychological & Brian Sciences); Christine Ehrick (History); Frances McDonald (English); Michael Brandon McCormack (Pan-African Studies); Karl Swinehart (Humanities); and Joseph Turner (English).
FAQs available on SACS accreditation status
A web page with FAQs is now available online with the latest updates regarding UofL’s SACS accreditation status. Visit the university’s accreditation page for more information.
Conflict of Interest Policy reminder: research and sponsored projects
Adding new participants to sponsored projects? Remember their disclosure requirement. Any individual receiving any portion of their compensation through an externally funded project and any individual participating in research under the auspices of UofL, regardless of compensation, must complete their annual Attestation and Disclosure Form (ADF) requirement before added to projects. This includes current UofL students, faculty, and staff, and also visiting students and visiting scholars.
Money Smart Week at the Ekstrom Library begins today
January 25. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; January 26, 12-4 p.m., Ekstrom Library
Register for the Family & Friends Campus visit
February 6, 10:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Room 310B, Student Activities Center, Belknap Campus
UofL Cultural Center to host Black History Month Commemorative and Performing Arts Nights
February 2, 6 p.m., Strickler Auditorium; Free
Training and Workshops
Grant and Manuscript Writing/Editing session scheduled today on HSC campus
January 25, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Clinical and Translational Research Bldg., Room 123
Garden Commons Workshop
Every Monday, 1-2 p.m., Garden Commons at the Cultural Center; Free
Microbiology and Immunology seminar
January 26, 12-1 p.m., HSC, Clinical Translational Research Building, Room 124
Critical Cardinal Conversations
The Office for Diversity Education and Inclusive Excellence invites you to join one of our conversation circles. Critical Cardinal Conversations are designed to provide intimate spaces for the campus community to engage in authentic dialogue regarding what they have been formally taught and tacitly socialized to believe about race, while developing practical skills for effectively engaging in critical conversations. Sessions are facilitated by trained UofL students, staff, and faculty.
Health and Wellness
January 31, noon to 1 p.m., Room W309K, Student Activities Center, Belknap Campus
Join the Zumba dance party with Get Healthy Now
Mondays, 6:30-7:15 p.m.; Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; Free for GHN Wellness Center members
Join Get Healthy Now for Lunchtime Yoga
Mondays and Wednesdays, 12:10-1 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; $40 Unlimited Classes/semester
Build your core with Ab Lab
Mondays and Wednesdays, 12-12:15 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center; Free for members
Small group training with personal trainer available
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 4-5 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7-8 a.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center; Free during month of January
Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds
Please note: The January 25 Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds has been cancelled and will be rescheduled later.
Medicine Grand Rounds: Dr. Kathrin LaFaver
January 26, 8 a.m., Ambulatory Care Building
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