Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018
DID YOU KNOW
With its 16th consecutive victory on Sunday, the UofL Women’s Basketball Team tied the 2013-14 team for the longest winning streak in program history.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
Brandeis School of Law Professor Goldburn Maynard Jr. penned a column in The Hill titled, “Party now, pay later: New tax bill steals from future generations.” The Hill is an American political journalism newspaper and website published in Washington, DC since 1994.
Deliver gift funds to Advancement Operations this week
This is a reminder that if your department has received any gift funds that need to be deposited into a gift or endowment program, they need to be hand delivered to Advancement Operations this week. The department is working diligently to ensure we have all calendar year-end gifts processed and tax receipts issued to donors in a timely manner. It is critical at this time that you include the envelope with the postmark date and any backup information received when delivering checks. The department is located at 2323 S. Brook St., in the Development/University Relations (Fairfax) Building.
Women’s self-defense class available
January 25, 5-8 p.m., Conference Room, ULPD, Belknap Campus; Free
Office of New Student Orientation is hiring a Student Office Assistant
The Office of New Student Orientation is currently seeking a part-time Student Office Assistant beginning February 2018. The student will work 12 to 15 hours per week in the Orientation office through the Spring 2018 semester, with 30 hours per week during summer Freshman Orientation sessions. Interested students should contact Melissa Eversole via email for a full job description and link to the application. Application deadline is Monday, Jan. 22, 5 p.m.
Open dining at the U Club
January, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., University Club; $7.95 – $13.95
Additional Information: Linda Johnson, 852-6996, website
Grants.gov changes in 2018
Faculty who use legacy downloadable grant applications from Grants.gov will find changes in 2018. Grants.gov will no longer allow grant seekers to download an entire application form package for later submission. Grant seekers will need to switch to another grant application option, such as Grants.gov Workspace byregistering as an “Organization Applicant” using UofL’s (corrected) DUNS number: 057588857. Questions? Contact your UofL Grant Management Specialist (GMS)here.
The Cardinal Card Office is now offering passport photos
Houchens LL05; $10
Training and Workshops
iClicker info and training session
January 24, 12-2 p.m., Belknap Campus, Ekstrom Library, Room 244 Delphi Lab; Free
Health and Wellness
Make a splash with Get Healthy Now water fitness
Jan. 9 through May 17, Tuesday/Thursday, noon, Natatorium; Free, UofL employees, retirees and their spouse/QA
Shoot for success with open gym (half court)
Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., 6 to 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 2 to 4 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; Free for GHN Wellness Center members
Louisville Healthy Heart Study
401 E. Chestnut St., Health Sciences Campus
Additional Information: Jessica Nystoriak, 852-4236
Participate in 2018 KIPDA Community Needs Assessment by UofL Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging
Available now through Feb. 1
QUESTIONS & SUBMISSIONS
Direct questions about UofL Today to Alicia Kelso, 852-2670, or the Office of Communication & Marketing, 852-6171. The deadline for including a submission in the next day’s UofL Today email is noon.