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August 21, 2014 announcements

by UofL Today last modified Aug 21, 2014 03:17 PM

Announcements in UofL Today, Aug. 21, 2014

Here’s what was posted to UofL Today on Aug. 20, 2014:

·        More than 2,000 college freshmen converged on UofL’s Belknap Campus on Wednesday, bringing with them their most cherished possessions and a wide range of emotions. See story and photos.

·        Red Reeds has a new home outside Ekstrom Library. Read more.

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DID YOU KNOW?

 

The University of Louisville entered the state university system in July of 1970.

Campus-Submitted Announcement List

Today’s farmers markets: Don’t miss out!

1.) Gray Street

2.) Belknap

 

Today

3.) Take a break with Cards All In!

 

Events

4.) Pedal with the President

 

Miscellaneous

5.) GRE Workshop/Lunch/Practice Exam

6.) Department of Medicine releases KLCRP Cycle 14 budget spreadsheet and PCF

7.) Green Tip: Swap Your Parking Permit for A New Bike

 

Talks

8.) CRAFT seminar

 

Grand Rounds

9.) Pediatrics Grand Rounds

10.) Orthopaedic Surgery

11.) Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health

 

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

 

Today’s farmers markets: Don’t miss out!

1.) Gray Street

Thursdays through Oct. 30, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., 400 block of E. Gray Street, rain or shine

Some items available today will include: watermelon, cantaloupe, peaches, raspberries, corn, green beans, squash, zucchini, cabbage, potatoes, cucumbers, onions and bell peppers. Also old-world style Italian cheeses, turnovers, granola, jams, pickles, salsa, cookies.  Additional Information: www.facebook.com/UofLGSFM; Website.

 

2.) Belknap

Thursdays through Oct. 16, 3:30 to 6 p.m., 3rd and Brandeis, rain or shine

Some items available today include: apples, watermelon, cantaloupe, peaches, tomatoes, eggplant, cucumbers, peppers, kale, honey and pasture-raised poultry (frozen), lamb (frozen) and eggs. Also cinnamon rolls and breads.

Additional Information: www.facebook.com/BelknapFM

 

Today

3.) Take a break with Cards All In!

Aug. 21, 12:30 to 3 p.m.

Belknap Campus – Area between Shumaker and Lutz Hall (rain location: SAC Lobby)

HSC – Center for Translational Research

Come take a break with your Cards All In! Team for kick-off week! Free snacks and drinks provided for all faculty and staff who stop by. If you sign up to give this week, you’ll be entered to win one of many great prizes. If you can’t make it today, you’ll have one more chance to stop by and see us tomorrow.  Additional Information: To learn more about Cards All In!, visit our website.

 

Events

4.) Pedal with the President

7:30 - 8 a.m. Aug. 28, Amelia Place, 2515 Longest Ave.

faculty, staff, alumni, students: free

Join President James Ramsey for a fun, easy, 30-minute ride to campus for Welcome Week. Riders will leave together then split into two groups: one headed to Belknap campus and another to HSC. Both routes will be fairly flat and low-traffic. This event is a collaboration between Get Healthy Now, Sustainability Council and Office of the President. By cycling to campus, Ramsey seeks to set a powerful example for the community, highlighting his support for a healthy, sustainable lifestyle.

Additional Information: Website

 

Miscellaneous

5.) GRE Workshop/Lunch/Practice Exam

9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Sept. 13, Room 205, Bingham Humanities Building, Belknap Campus

$20

Psi Chi: Psychology Honor Society is sponsoring a GRE workshop (Kaplan conducted), lunch and practice exam. Preregistration and payment due no later than Sept. 5 and is open to anyone interested in attending graduate school (students, faculty, family and friends). Forward cash or check to Psi Chi, 317 Life Sciences Building, Belknap Campus. Include “GRE Workshop,” your name and email, and sandwich selection: ham, turkey, roast beef or veggie. Additional details will be emailed to you.

Additional Information: Melinda Leonard, Psi Chi faculty advisor, 852-3018

 

6.) Department of Medicine releases KLCRP Cycle 14 budget spreadsheet and PCF

The Department of Medicine created a budget spreadsheet and proposal-specific PCF for the KY Lung Cancer Research Program grants due Oct. 10 and posted them here. The spreadsheet will auto-calculate the PI cost share and supplies, and includes calculation pages for completing the application budget and PCF. Two types of PCF are also included.

Additional Information: For more information, contact Jamie Rittenhouse.

 

7.) Green Tip: Swap Your Parking Permit for A New Bike

Aug. 28 application deadline

Frustrated by fees and traffic? Ready to give up your parking permit? Save money and burn calories instead of gas with these cool options for getting around: 1. Earn-A-Bike: Forgo a permit for 2 years to earn a $400 bike shop voucher. Apply by Aug. 28. 2. Ride the entire TARC bus system free with UofL ID. 3. UofL Carpooling: Zimride is a free, secure way to find and offer rides. 4. Get around with UofL Bike-Share (free daily check-outs). 5. Borrow a fuel-efficient car from UofL Car-Share ($10 to join).

Additional Information: Earn-A-Bike Program. Learn where TARC can take you. Zimride – UofL Ride-Share & Carpool Matching service. UofL Bike-Share. UofL Carshare by Enterprise. Full details on all your UofL Transportation Alternatives

 

Talks

8.) CRAFT seminar

noon-1 p.m. Aug. 25, CTRB 123

Free for postdocs

Our speaker will be Justin Hallgren from the lab of Michal Hetman. The title of his talk is “The Role of the Nucleolus in Neurodegeneration.” Justin will use this seminar to practice for an upcoming post-doc interview. Lunch will be provided by The Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

Additional Information: Any postdoc interested in presenting at a future meeting can contact either John Tooley or Anna Bankston.

 

Grand Rounds

9.) Pediatrics Grand Rounds

8 a.m. Aug. 22, Norton Hospital Wade Mountz (2nd floor) Auditorium

Adrian O'Hagan, MD, will present, “Flexible Bronchoscopy in Pediatrics: What We Can Do for You!” O'Hagan is an assistant professor with the Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics. We look forward to seeing you there.

Additional Information: Tara McKinley, 629-8828

 

10.) Orthopaedic Surgery

6:45 - 7:45 a.m. Aug. 22, Baxter I Research Building, auditorium, lower level

free

Please join us as we welcome Melissa L. Currie, MD, FAAP, Division Chief, University of Louisville Pediatrics – Forensic Medicine. Currie will lecture on “Orthopaedic Issues in Suspected Child Physical Abuse.”

Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902

 

11.) Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health

1– 2 p.m. Aug. 22, Auditorium, Ambulatory Care Building, Health Sciences Center

 Shaun O'Toole, MD, UofL Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health, will present “Professionalism.” The presentation will give examples of what professionalism is, what it is not and how it is evaluated while in residency.

Additional Information: Susan Jackson, 502-561-7449

 

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