Wednesday, June 21, 2017
DID YOU KNOW
UofL biology professor emeritus Charles Covell and other butterfly specialists will lead the local count toward the annual national butterfly census on July 1. The count will take place in the fields and woods of UofL’s Horner Wildlife Sanctuary in Oldham County. Last year, 30 volunteers counted 965 from 39 species adding to the 39-year total of 70 species with more than 32,000 butterflies tabulated.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
Kimcherie Lloyd, professor of music, recently returned from Ecuador where she was an invited guest of the Orquestra Sinfonica Loja under the leadership of UofL School of Music alumna, Andrea Vela (BM ’97). Professor Lloyd conducted the Orquestra Sinfonica Loja and guest soloist, Cuban clarinetist Nestor Calvo Perez. Lloyd presented a masterclass in conducting at the High Conservatory of Loja, and in Quito, she presented a masterclass for the Orquestra Sinfonica Ecuador.
Retirement Reception for Daniel Hall, VP for Community Engagement
June 22, 4-6 p.m., University Club Ballroom; Free
Registration now open for fall Project Management Certificate program – employee discounts available
Earn your project management certificate from UofL Professional Development. This two-seminar program is based on the processes and knowledge areas in the Project Management Institute’s “A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge.” A limited number of spaces in the first and second seminar are available at a 25 percent discount for UofL employees. Classes begin Aug.10. Contact Julijana Curcic at 852-5636 for more information and assistance with registration.
New Faculty: Apply to participate in the Seminar on Teaching for New Faculty
The Seminar on Teaching for New Faculty is a cross-disciplinary learning community designed to jump-start new faculty members’ teaching careers by providing a rich foundation in evidence-based teaching strategies and research-based principles about how learning works. A cohort of 8-12 participants will meet six times during the academic year. Each session is 3 hours in length. Applications are due Friday, August 25.
Open Walls Faculty/Staff Art Exhibit runs through June 29
Through June 29, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., lower level, Ekstrom Library
Next stop for ‘HR on Tour’ scheduled Wednesday on Health Sciences Campus
June 21, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Abell Administration Center, Room 110
CPM Seminar Series
June 21, noon to 1 p.m., Room 123, CTRB, HSC Campus; Free
Health and Wellness
Weight Watchers begins Monday on HSC
June 26, 11 a.m., Polk Conference Room, Ambulatory Care Building, 2nd Floor, Department of Surgery; $186
Spice up your workout with Get Healthy Now’s Zumba
Mondays, 6:30-7:30 p.m.; Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center; Free for GHN members
Express yourself in GHN’s InCycle Express Class
Mondays/Wednesdays, 6:30-7:00 a.m.; Wednesdays/Fridays, 12-12:30 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center; Free for GHN members
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