Wednesday, June 14, 2017
DID YOU KNOW
The University of Louisville’s Brandeis School of Law in September is launching an online certificate program to help health care workers hone their legal finesse and professional credentials. The Certificate in Health Law is a series of nine courses offered by Brandeis in collaboration with iLaw.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
Dr. Kaila Story, an associate professor of women’s and gender studies at UofL, has been chosen as one of the 2017 NBC Out #Pride30 innovators, change makers and rising stars. In honor of LGBTQ Pride Month, this inaugural list recognizes and celebrates lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people who are “making the community proud.”
NSF.gov, FastLane, Research.gov unavailable June 30 8 p.m. EDT until July 4 6 p.m. EDT
NSF is moving its Data Center to the Foundation’s new headquarters on June 30 at 8 p.m. EDT through July 4 at 6 p.m. EDT to prepare for NSF staff relocation in August. NSF websites, FastLane, and Research.gov will be unavailable during that time. During this period there will be no access to these websites, proposals cannot be submitted in FastLane, and project reports and cash requests cannot be submitted in Research.gov. Previously saved information and uploaded documents in FastLane and Research.gov, including in-process proposals and reports, will be accessible after the Data Center move.
Open Walls opening reception today
June 14, noon to 2 p.m., lower level, Ekstrom Library
Announcing 2017-18 Faculty Learning Communities
Faculty: Join a cohort of your peers from across UofL in a yearlong program that provides the opportunity for you to explore teaching innovation, assess impact on student learning, and publish or present scholarship about your work. Topics for 2017-18 include active learning, flipped classrooms and adaptive learning, innovation and creativity in teaching. The deadline to apply is Friday, August 25.
Training and Workshops
Grant Writing Certificate – Learn how to secure funding for your department
July 11-13, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Shelbyhurst Campus; $645
Dept. of Pharmacology and Toxicology William J. Waddell Seminar Series, PhD Defense
June 14, 2-3 p.m., 124, CTR, HSC
Health and Wellness
Take 20 for Pre/Postnatal on Belknap Campus
June 16, 12-12:20 p.m., Humanities Rm 109, Belknap Campus; Free for UofL employees, Spouse/QA
QUESTIONS & SUBMISSIONS