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Feb. 6, 2013 Announcements

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Faculty/staff announcements submitted for posting Feb. 5, 2013. They are in the Feb. 6 UofL Today email.

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) President Lincoln’s Own Band featured in Sunday concert

Events
2.) Let’s Talk Lunch / BinC Conversation Café
3.) Reserve your spot for Transformation Tea

Grand Rounds
4.) Medicine: Christopher M. Stewart

Health and Wellness
5.) Heart Health in a Hurry: Cooking demo, tasting and optional healthy meal

Miscellaneous
6.) Time to renew your 2013 ULARP membership
7.) Nominations requested for Unsung Shero Award
8.) UofL Women’s Center publishes inaugural student issue

Talks
9.) Microbiology & Immunology Seminar

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) President Lincoln’s Own Band featured in Sunday concert
7:30 p.m. Feb. 10 Comstock Concert Hall
Free, public
The School of Music will present faculty artist Michael Tunnell, trumpet, baroque trumpet, corno da caccia and cornet, in concert 7:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 10. Tunnell will be joined by “President Lincoln’s Own Band,” the group that performed in the Stephen Spielberg’s movie “Lincoln” and the National Geographic film “Killing Lincoln.” Tunnell will perform two world premieres of music by Nikos Xanthoulis, Greek composer, and other selections.
Additional Information: School of Music, 852-6907

Events
2.) Let’s Talk Lunch / BinC Conversation Café
Noon Feb. 6 Cultural Center, Belknap Campus
Free
The Black Faculty/Staff Association will host this session and will reflect on the First Year Initiatives’ Book-in-Common, “The Other Wes Moore.” The topic, “The Others: What Can We Do Make a Difference?”, will provide opportunities for the audience to discuss and brainstorm on what we can do individually and collectively to improve the odds for young people in our community whose lives look more like the “other” Wes.
Additional Information: Brittany Blake, 852-3125, and Diane Whitlock, 852-5719

3.) Reserve your spot for Transformation Tea
3 p.m. April 10 Shumaker Research Building (Conference room), Belknap Campus
Free; reservations requested
Reservations are being accepted for the annual Transformation Tea for Women. The tea began in 1997 as an open forum for the diverse spectrum of women of color and allies at UofL and affords women the opportunity to empower one another by sharing concerns, problems and positive suggestions. The theme is “Finance, Balancing Work & Families and Handling Stress” and will include a panel, networking opportunities, presentation of the Unsung SHERO Award and door prize.
Additional Information: Reservations must be made by March 29. For more details, email Phyllis M. Webb, or Georgette Moore

Grand Rounds
4.) Medicine: Christopher M. Stewart
8 a.m. Feb. 7 Ambulatory Care Building auditorium, Health Sciences Center
Free
We invite you to join us for Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds featuring Christopher M. Stewart, MD, assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, and director, Addictions Fellowship Program at UofL. Stewart will present “Confessions of an Addiction Psychiatrist” focusing on an increased awareness of the myths and misconceptions of addiction syndromes and their treatment and common misunderstandings that are often conveyed to patients. We’ll see you there.
Additional Information: Contact Jason Puckett at 852-1825, or e-mail.

Health and Wellness
5.) Heart Health in a Hurry: Cooking demo, tasting and optional healthy meal
12:30 p.m. Feb. 15 University Club, Belknap Campus
Join Get Healthy Now for this practical and fun 20-minute session. Sit back and feed your heart with the push of a button. Learn how to prepare world-renowned, heart-healthy hawthorn berries three different ways — all in your blender. This unique Take 20 session offers not only a cooking demo, but also samples to taste and recipes to take home. As an added bonus, the University Club is offering a healthy lunch for a nominal charge.
Additional Information: Feel free to drop in or register. Order your healthful lunch here. Call 852-0128 for more information.

Miscellaneous
6.) Time to renew your 2013 ULARP membership
If you’ve not already done so, please renew your 2013 membership in the University of Louisville Association of Retired Persons. New members welcome. Download the membership form at louisville.edu/retired/.
Additional Information: Bev Daly, ULARP membership chair.

7.) Nominations requested for Unsung Shero Award
Nominations are due March 15 for the 2013 Unsung SHERO Award presented by the UofL Transformation Tea Committee. For award criteria, nomination form and more details, email Kathryn Doaty or Georgette Moore. The award recipient will be recognized at the April 10 Transformation Tea.
Additional Information: Email Phyllis M. Webb for information about the tea.

8.) UofL Women’s Center publishes inaugural student issue
The UofL Women’s Center has published the inaugural issue of the Women’s Center Student News. The issue includes articles on an upcoming Peru trip, Nichols Award recipient conference experiences, an inside point of view from a student and testimonials from students in the Women 4 Women student group. Email Phyllis M. Webb for a copy and share it with others.
Additional Information: Email the UofL Women’s Center or Phyllis M. Webb for more details.

Talks
9.) Microbiology & Immunology Seminar
Noon Feb. 7 Room 038, Baxter II, Health Sciences Center
Free, public
The Department of Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series presents, “Mediation of the Ovarian Cancer Humoral Response by Tumor-Derived Exosomes,” by Carolyn Roberson, M&I PhD candidate in the lab of Douglas Taylor, PhD.
Additional Information: Carolyn Burton, 852-6208

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