Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017
DID YOU KNOW
UofL’s new sponsorship agreement with adidas is the fourth most lucrative sponsorship deal in college sports – behind just UCLA, Ohio State and Texas – and makes the Cardinals the top program for adidas. The agreement, announced last week, is worth $160 million over 10 years.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
Robert Detmering, teaching and reference librarian and information literacy coordinator at University Libraries, is a panelist in a discussion titled “Real or Not Real? How Propaganda, Media Manipulation and ‘Reality TV’ Impact Our Thinking,” hosted by the Frazier History Museum 7 p.m. Aug. 31. Other panelists include Stephen George from Louisville Public Media, James Miller from duPont Manual High School and Rachel Platt from WHAS11 News.
Advancement Services has moved
The Office of Advancement Services has moved from Cardinal Station on Central Avenue to University Relations (Fairfax Building) on Brook Street on the Belknap Campus. Effective immediately any deliveries of gift checks should now be delivered to the Fairfax Building.
Register for the Family & Friends Campus Visit
September 13, 10:15 a.m., Room 310B, Student Activities Center, Belknap Campus
UofL versus Purdue Football ticket offer
The University of Louisville Athletics department would like to offer faculty and staff an exclusive football ticket offer for the season opener in Indianapolis. Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson and No. 17 Louisville Football kick off the 2017 season in an ACC-Big Ten showdown against Purdue Sept. 2 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets start as low as $20. Click here to reserve your seat and use the promo code: UOFLFAC to redeem your unique discount. You must create an account and buy tickets with your louisville.edu email address.
Change of venue for Heart Walk Rally
Aug. 31, noon to 1 p.m., Abell Administration Center, Room 110
Additional Information: Register online
Graduate student PLAN Academies deadline Sept. 8
The Community Engagement (CE) Academy helps students learn and practice foundational information about community engagement. Deadline has been extended to Friday, September 8. The GTA Academy Part I is designed to introduce graduate students to college teaching. Learn more about the academies and apply online.
HSC Card is moving
Chestnut Street Parking Garage, 414 E. Chestnut St.
The Dept. of Family and Geriatric Medicine presents the Gheens Lecture, with Nancy Tomes, PhD
September 8, 12-1 p.m., Instructional Building (B Building), Room 202, HSC; Free
University of Louisville Stroke Symposium
September 15, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Churchill Downs, 700 Central Ave., 40208; Free for UofL physicians, nurses, faculty, students, residents, fellows, and EMS/EMT providers. Non-UofL physicians: $40, all others: $25
Professor Shi-yu Wu Lecture Series on ‘Frontier Topics in Condensed Matter Physics’
September 1, 2 p.m., Natural Science, Belknap Campus, Room 112
August 29, 11 a.m., K 2037
Health and Wellness
Start your mornings with Tai Chi class
Mondays and Wednesdays, 7-8 a.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; Free for GHN members
New Get Healthy Now group fitness class for September Rise ‘n’ Revitalize
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:30-7 a.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; Free for GHN members
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