May 30, 2014 Announcements
Announcements submitted for UofL Today, May 30, 2014.
1.) Cards Under the Stars: Come see Monsters University tonight
May 30, 6:30 p.m., beside the Natural Sciences Building, Belknap campus
UofL’s free family movie night series returns for 2014! The first outdoor movie of the summer will be Monsters University. The event begins with entertainment and the film begins at dusk. Activities include children’s inflatables and games, music by Sonablast recording artist Heidi Howe and a “monster-face" photo contest. Concessions will be available for purchase from Holy Mole Taco Truck. Patrons are welcome to bring picnic baskets, coolers, lawn chairs and blankets. See full details of activities here.
Additional Information: Brandy Warren, 852-8025.
2.) Dialogue features artists Jaydan Moore and Timothy Hawley
May 31, 2 to 3 p.m., Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, 715 W. Main St.
Free for students, faculty and staff with UofL ID
Two artists featured in the exhibition, Press: Artist and Machine will discuss their work. Moore is a metalsmith who fragments and reassembles silver-plated tableware to challenge social pretensions. Timothy Hawley runs a fine arts press and is an author and artist. The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft is a member of the Center for Arts and Culture Partnerships.
Additional Information: www.kmacmuseum.org or 589-0102.
3.) Shop and support cancer research
July 30, 6 to 9 p.m., Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass, Simpsonville
Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass shopping mall, which opens July 31, is offering a chance to shop before the general public at a special ticketed-only event July 30 that will benefit the James Graham Brown Cancer Center. For just $50 per person, you get first access to the shopping center, a coupon book with year-round specials valued at more than $300, the opportunity to bid on silent auction packages being offered that night by Shoppes retailers and much more!
Additional Information: www.shoppingforacure.org.
Health and Wellness
4.) Tag you’re it!
June 4, 12:30 to 12:50 p.m., GHN Wellness Center at Humana Gym
June 11, 12:30 to 12:50 p.m., Kornhauser Library Courtyard
Free for employees, spouses, QA
Come out and play with Get Healthy Now. You will walk away from this Take 20 session feeling more joyful, relaxed and connected to your colleagues. Think Hula-Hoops, jump ropes, hopscotch and games! Our bodies know it. Our brains know it. Now science has proven it: Adults need pointless fun, too! Feel free to drop in or register here.
Additional Information: Paula Kommor, 852-0128.
5.) June EndNote class to be held at Kornhauser
June 12, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Kornhauser Library, History Room
Free to the UofL community
EndNote is a software program for Mac or PC used to create bibliographies, import/export references from databases, convert references to a chosen citation style and manage PDFs. Software available here.
Additional Information: John Chenault, 852-3901.
6.) Gregory Squires to discuss foreclosure and fair lending
June 2, 12:30 p.m., Urban and Public Affairs Building
The UofL Kentucky Institute for the Environment and Sustainable Development, Sustainable Urban Neighborhoods, Department of Sociology and Bellarmine University present George Washington University’s Gregory D. Squires, professor of public affairs and public administration, for his talk, "From Foreclosure to Fair Lending: Occupy, Inequality and the Role of Advocacy."
Additional Information: John Gilderbloom.