Monday, Nov. 28, 2016
DID YOU KNOW
In 2015-16, UofL was home to 22,367 students from 82 countries and 54 U.S. states and territories.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
Eleanor Lederer, MD, FASN, FACP, Professor of Medicine at the UofL School of Medicine, has been elected president of the American Society of Nephrology. Lederer is also the chief of the Division of Nephrology & Hypertension and the director of the Nephrology Training Program at the UofL Physicians Outpatient Center.
UofL Today with Mark Hebert
WHAS-TV, Great Day Live
Mondays at 9:30 a.m. Segments can be found on YouTube. WLKY-TV also runs the UofL stories on their Saturday morning newscasts
Airs Mondays and Tuesdays at 6 p.m. on 93.9 FM TheVille; replayed on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Podcasts can be found on SoundCloud.
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. Metro TV shows can be found on YouTube. This week: Amy Acklin – director of the UofL Marching Band; Frank Dikotter, guest of Schnatter Center, discusses China’s economy and trade with U.S.; English Prof. Andrew Rabin tells us about UofL’s role in “Will in the Ville” community-wide Shakespeare celebration
UofL Cares Campaign: Join us for coffee and doughnuts at the Red Barn
Nov. 28, 9 a.m., Red Barn
ACC Festival of Creativity and Innovation
UofL is participating in the first Atlantic Coast Conference Smithsonian Creativity and Innovation Festival in Washington, D.C., to be held at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in October, 2017. The festival will be a gathering of all institutions included in the ACC to celebrate creativity and innovation. Faculty, staff and students (graduate and undergraduate) are encouraged to submit engaging and compelling innovation projects to represent UofL.
Holiday Party at the Planetarium
December 3, 1-4 p.m., Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium; $5/person
Take a break from the frantic holiday rush to have some family time at the planetarium. Kids enjoy treats while playing holiday-themed games and the whole family jingles out to favorite holiday songs in our Laser Holidays music show.
University of Louisville/Yearlings Club Forum Series
November 29, 6-8 p.m., The Yearlings Club, 4309 W. Broadway; Free and open to the public
Join us for a discussion on the “Impact of the 2016 Election on Black Americans: What Happened and Why.” Panelists include Raoul Cunningham, President of the NAACP, Dr. Ricky Jones, Chair, UofL Dept. of Pan African Studies, Gerald Neal, KY State Senator; Waymen Eddings, business owner. Moderator is Carolyn Miller-Cooper, Metro Human Relations Comm.
Additional Information: Clest Lanier, 852-3042
GIVE SOME PEACC Donation Drive
Nov. 28-Dec. 8
The Bellamy, BCM, PEACC Center office (SAC W309H), The LGBT Center, The SRC, The Women’s Center, The School of Dentistry, The Olga S. Peers Student-Athlete Center and The Cultural Center are collecting items for local shelters. Diapers, gift cards, and hygiene items are among the most needed items. Please drop off items at the locations listed by Thursday, December 8th. Volunteers are invited to help us pack gift bags for delivery at the PEACC Center on December 9 from 12-2 p.m.
Workplace Dignity: A Qualitative Path of Discovery
November 28, 5-7 p.m., Room E254, Ekstrom Library, Belknap Campus; free
Special guest speakers Dr. Kristen Lucas and Cole Crider from the College of Business present on workplace dignity. Focusing on a diverse set of qualitative studies, Lucas will present both findings from research projects as well as insights gained into qualitative research techniques. Lucas and Crider will delve into in-depth coverage of a recent publication that analyzed a large set of ethnographies using fuzzy set analysis.
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