Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017
DID YOU KNOW
Jessi A. Eichberger (BFA in Art 2012) is working in Hollywood and has been participating in many productions including “LaLa Land” and “Grey’s Anatomy.” While a student at UofL, Eichberger worked in drawing, fibers, and Chinese calligraphy. She was a double major in Theatre Arts.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
Ambareen Jan, an OB/GYN who is completing her fellowship in minimally-invasive gynecologic surgery at UofL, has written a piece titled “Healing in the Void,” which was published last week in “The Islamic Monthly.” The article focuses on her work with Syrian refugees in Jordan and is available online.
Payroll Services adds new employee self-service option
Payroll Services is excited to announce a new employee self-service option. All employees are now able to add, modify, and delete direct deposit information. To access this feature go to ULink under Personal Information Self-Service. Additionally, one of the most-requested services has been added: you can now deposit your pay into multiple bank accounts. More information and “How To” videos are available online.
When in doubt, point it out
University of Louisville employees have a duty to report knowledge or suspicion of misconduct, violations of law and/or university policy or other wrongdoing. Please click here to learn more about the reporting options or contact the Institutional Compliance Office via email.
Brandeis School of Law to celebrate 15th anniversary of Central HS partnership
The Brandeis School of Law’s Central High School Partnership is celebrating its 15 anniversary at an event Feb. 16. The partnership, a UofL Signature Partnership, is an effort to promote diversity in the law profession. The event is from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at the Louisville Bar Association, 600 W. Main St., Ste. 110. The program will include recognition of Central students and supporters and the awarding of a scholarship to a Brandeis Law student.
Additional Information: Bethany Daily
Cast calls for PINK scheduled
PINK, UofL’s student-directed, amateur drag show, is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. The fundraising event is March 31 at 8 p.m. at the SAC/MPR. Proceeds benefit the LGBT Center. There will be two cast calls ahead of the event for those wanting to brainstorm ideas. They are Feb. 7 at noon at SAC W309K, and 6 p.m. at the LGBT Center.
Microsoft Work-At-Home license available
Under the licensing agreement between UofL and Microsoft, faculty and staff covered by the Campus Agreement may purchase Microsoft products including Office, operating systems and other software for their home computer. Each product can be purchased for $11.45 only once, and for only one device. To purchase a work-at-home license, go to louisville.onthehub.com.
7th Annual Human Trafficking Awareness Conference scheduled
February 8, 6-8:30 p.m., doors open at 5:30 p.m., Student Activities Center, Multipurpose Room; Free
Debate program seeks volunteers
February 11, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., various locations
Additional Information: Interested students should contact Mary Mudd, 852-3522
Library research consultations available
Did you know that librarians will meet with students and faculty to provide guidance on a research project? We can help students narrow a topic, use databases more effectively, and find credible sources. It’s easy to sign up for a convenient appointment time with a subject specialist librarian using our website.
Black History Month Commemorative & Performing Arts Night
February 1, 6 p.m., Strickler Auditorium, SK101, Belknap Campus; Free, open to the public
Bioengineering Dept. Seminar Series features ‘Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography of the Retina’
Feb. 1, noon to 1:30 p.m. Duthie Center of Engineering, Room 117
February edition of The Optimal Aging Lecture Series
February 8, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., UofL Alumni Club; $25
Faculty: Register for the 2017 Celebration of Teaching and Learning
February 10, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Shelby Campus, Founders Union; Free
Commercialization opportunities for hybridomas
Has your research resulted in the creation of modified cell lines or hybridomas? Building on its recent successes in out-licensing research-generated hybridomas and monoclonal antibodies to industry, the Office of Technology Transfer is very interested in speaking with faculty and researchers regarding the untapped commercial potential of these cell lines, with a particular focus on hybridomas and other research tools created for your lab’s research purposes.
Health and Wellness
New group fitness classes at Get Healthy Now
See Group Fitness Schedule, Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; Free for GHN members; $40/semester for specialty classes
Fit Get Healthy Now’s ‘Fit in 30’ in your busy schedule
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 12-12:30 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; Free for GHN members
Take a moment of mindfulness at Get Healthy Now
Tuesdays, 5:30-5:55 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center; Free for UofL employees, Retirees, Spouse/QA
Burn calories with Get Healthy Now’s Boot Camp
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30-6:20 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center; Free for GHN members
Endocrinology Grand Rounds
February 1, 4 p.m., Baxter II Research Building, lower level, Room 038
QUESTIONS & SUBMISSIONS
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