Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016
DID YOU KNOW
UofL’s Turkey Trot is the oldest consecutively-run road race in Kentucky. Sponsored by the University of Louisville’s intramural sports department, the Turkey Trot first began in 1953. The race starts in the middle of campus and runs the campus perimeter. This year, 54 students participated.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
UofL Libraries Dean Robert E. Fox Jr. and Libraries Assistant Professor and Ekstrom Library Director Bruce Keisling recently presented at the Association of Research Libraries Assessment Conference in Arlington, Virginia. The title of their talk was “Advancing Campus Priorities Through Informed Space Re-Allocations.” Assistant Professor Maurini Strub and Libraries Associate Dean and Professor Melissa Laning delivered a paper at the same conference.
Communication in English evening class offered
Spring 2017, Humanities 222; $725, tuition
Angel Tree Initiative underway
The UofL Women’s Center Student Parent Association 2nd annual Angel Tree Program continues until Tues., December 6. If you would like to participate, select an Angel(s) (a child or children) of a UofL student-parent; purchase items and return unwrapped gifts to the Women’s Center by noon, Dec. 6.
CCU to validate parking in Floyd visitor lot
UofL Parking and Transportation has partnered with Commonwealth Credit Union to provide member parking in the Floyd Street garage visitor lot. CCU will validate parking at no charge to members needing to park for banking business purposes. The Floyd Street garage visitor lot is accessible from the north entrance of the garage nearest the SAC. CCU will begin validating parking immediately. Parking and Transportation will add spaces to visitor parking over the Thanksgiving holiday to accommodate CCU members.
Arts and Entertainment
UofL to host annual ceramics sale Dec. 2-3
Handcrafted ceramics by University of Louisville student and faculty artists will be available for purchase just in time for holiday shopping. The annual ceramics sale is 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fri., Dec. 2 and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sat., Dec. 3 in the ceramics studio in the Studio Arts building, 2314 S. Floyd St. Proceeds from the sale benefit the UofL Hite Art Institute’s Ceramic Arts Organization and help fund free public workshops with visiting artists and student travel to art conferences.
Health and Wellness
The Get Healthy Now Wellness Center closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
The GHN Wellness Center will close early on Wednesday, November 23 at 2 p.m., and will be closed on Thursday, November 24, and Friday, November 25, in observance of Thanksgiving. Normal hours of operation will resume Saturday, November 26 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
Meatless leftover hacks you’ll love for Thanksgiving
After your Thanksgiving feast, the leftovers remain with enough servings to last the weekend and fill you up on Meatless Monday. Here are a few inventive ways to enjoy your favorite holiday foods after the family meal is done.
Join the Piyo Party and be your best self
Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; $20 Unlimited Classes/semester
Who says Functional Fitness can’t be fun?
Saturdays, 9:30-10:15 a.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center, Humana Gym; Free for members
All aboard the InCycle express
Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:30-7 a.m.; Fridays, 12-12:30 p.m.; Saturdays, 12:30-1 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; Free for members
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