Wednesday, July 19, 2017
DID YOU KNOW
UofL’s African American Theatre Program will present “Baltimore” at the National Black Theatre Festival in Winston Salem, North Carolina. The festival receives hundreds of entrants from colleges and theater companies from around the world and selects only 40 to perform. This is the fourth time UofL’s program has attended the festival.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
Dr. Sarah Moyer, MD, MPH, has been named the new director of the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness by Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer. Moyer is also on the faculty of UofL’s School of Public Health and Information Sciences’ Department of Health Management and Systems Sciences.
Back-to-School dental promotion
UofL friendly dental providers are offering free oral health screenings and orthodontic consultations for children and youth to age 21 through the end of October. Receive a $250 credit toward the cost of braces if treatment is started within six weeks of the initial visit. Call 502-852-SMILE (7645) for an appointment.
North Information Center visitor lot to close for special events
July 20, 21, 26 and 27
The visitor lot located at the North Information Center will be closed for special events during the four dates listed above. Additional parking options on these dates will be to purchase a $5 temporary parking permit from the parking website or to utilize any pay facility on campus, Floyd Street garage or the 4th & Cardinal lot.
Additional Information: Email
2017 Spine Symposium
September 22, 7 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Churchill Downs Trophy Room, 700 Central Ave, 40208; Free
Additional Information: Emily Rollins, 502-407-3226, website
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