June 27, 2016 Announcements

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    Want to know what’s going on at UofL? Visit the new UofLNews website for features, videos, photos, announcements, radio segments, and the UofL event calendar. Click here to submit an announcement.

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    Here’s what was featured on UofLNews on Friday, June 24, 2016:

    • Video: This is the last week to check out UofL’s Open Walls exhibit, which features a variety of artwork by employees across campus. View here.
    • A UofL social work team announced a $4.9 million grant to help fund the 4 Your Child project. Check out photos and video from last week’s press conference.

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    DID YOU KNOW?

    UofL’s College of Education and Human Development partners with Jefferson County Public Schools to plan and staff summer enrichment programs for students and teachers. The partnership includes writing institutes, field trips, reading programs and more.

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    Campus-Submitted Announcement List

    UofL Today with Mark Hebert

    1.) WHAS-TV, Great Day Live

    2.) Radio Show

    3.) Metro TV

    4.) KET KY – The Kentucky Channel

    Miscellaneous

    5.) Microsoft Campus Agreement (MCA) enrollment deadline July 1

    Training and Workshops

    6.) Webinar: ‘Research Misconduct: What’s in a Name?’

    Faculty

    7.) COSW sponsorship: Annual Conference for Pre-Tenure Women

    Health and Wellness

    8.) Oddball vegetables to try for Meatless Monday

    9.) Warm up with GHN’s R.I.P.P.E.D.

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    Campus-Submitted Announcements

    UofL Today with Mark Hebert

    1.) WHAS-TV, Great Day Live

    Mondays at 9:30 a.m. UofL’s Mark Hebert has a story about UofL and talks with Rachel Platt and Terry Meiners about campus events.  Segments can be found on YouTube.

    • Monday, June 27 – Speed School contract with Ky. Transportation Cabinet to merge data on road inspections
    • WLKY-TV also runs the UofL stories on their Saturday morning newscasts

     

    2.) Radio Show

    Airs Mondays and Tuesdays at 6 p.m. on 93.9 FM The Ville; replayed on Saturday and Sunday at 8 a.m.

    Hebert hosts two weekly 30-minute programs focusing on research, programs, successful students and insights from UofL’s faculty experts. This week’s schedule:

    • Monday, June 27 – Steve Case – AOL founder at UofL; Rae Hodge – Fulbright winner; Brandt Coleman – student, international award winner
    • Tuesday, June 28 – John Hieb – cybersecurity; Ruth Carrico – refugee health initiative

    Podcasts of all “UofL Today with Mark Hebert” radio programs can be found on SoundCloud

     

    3.) Metro TV

    (Ch. 99 on UVerse, Ch. 25 on TWC): Monday and Tuesday nights at 7:30 with replays Thursday 6:30 p.m., Friday 8:30 p.m. and Sunday 9:30 p.m.      

    • This week:  Dr. Gary Marshall talks about his 5-in-1 vaccination for children and dismisses concerns about pediatric vaccinations; John Naber talks about sensors use for military, health care, everyday life and for allowing seniors to stay at home; Chloe Zoeller – Fulbright Scholar

    Metro TV shows can be found on YouTube.

     

    4.) KET KY – The Kentucky Channel

    (Ch. 192 on TWC, other channels): Thursdays at 5 p.m.

    • Thursday, June 30:  Dr. Gary Marshall talks about his 5-in-1 vaccination for children and dismisses concerns about pediatric vaccinations; John Naber talks about sensors use for military, health care, everyday life and for allowing seniors to stay at home; Chloe Zoeller – Fulbright Scholar

     

    Miscellaneous

    5.) Microsoft Campus Agreement (MCA) enrollment deadline July 1

    Enroll in the Microsoft Campus Agreement (MCA) by Friday, July 1, to ensure departmental software and computers are licensed for 12 months through July 31, 2017. MCA provides access to Microsoft Windows, Office, free online Microsoft training, and Office at home through the Microsoft Home Use program for employees whose departments participate in MCA. The rate for fiscal year 2016-17 is $79 per full-time employee.

    Additional Information: Website, Lisa Payne, 852-6912

     

    Training and Workshops

    6.) Webinar: ‘Research Misconduct: What’s in a Name?’

    June 29, 2-3 p.m., Room W104, Ekstrom Library, Belknap Campus; Free

    This webinar will help you: Assess your current institutional definition in view of the historic US definition of research misconduct; Understand what the advantages and disadvantages of aligning with the Federal definition for research misconduct are; Compare and contrast different federal agency interpretations and enforcement of their definitions of misconduct; and Understand the implications of other countries’ definition of research misconduct.

    Additional Information: Carla Jones, 852-2454, website

     

    Faculty

    7.) COSW sponsorship: Annual Conference for Pre-Tenure Women

    The Commission on the Status of Women will sponsor an attendee to the 2016 Annual Conference for Pre-Tenure Women at Purdue University. Submit an email containing a brief biosketch and reasons for attending to Debra Dougherty by July 6.

     

    Health and Wellness

    8.) Oddball vegetables to try for Meatless Monday

    Trying a new food is exciting; especially if it’s a vegetable you’ve never seen before. But what is it called? How can you prepare it? And really… what is it? Farmer’s market oddballs are a delicious way to make your Meatless Monday extra special or punch up a meal any day of the week.

    Additional Information: Meatless Monday Recipes, Get Healthy Now Facebook Page, Get Healthy Now website, email, 852-7755

     

    9.) Warm up with GHN’s R.I.P.P.E.D.

    Mondays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; Employees, retirees and their spouses/QAs

    This high intensity class that uses a combination of free weight, body weight and resistance training will make you sweat and forget about the weather. Suitable for all fitness levels.

    Additional Information: Get Healthy Now Facebook Page, Get Healthy Now website, email, 852-7755

     

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    Alicia Kelso
    Alicia Kelso is the director of social media and digital content. She joined UofL in 2015 as director of communications at the Brandeis School of Law. She also serves as a senior contributor at Forbes.com, writing about the restaurant industry, which she has covered since 2010. Her work has been featured in publications around the world, including NPR, Bloomberg, The Seattle Times, Good Morning America and Franchise Asia Magazine.