Monday, May 22, 2017
DID YOU KNOW
UofL’s Get Healthy Now Program secured GOLD level recognition at the 2017 Worksite Wellness Council of Louisville annual event, along with approximately 60 other companies across the Commonwealth. The award recognizes leadership in creating a healthier community by integrating wellness into the workplace, supporting wellbeing and proactively promoting a culture of health.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
Dr. Hridgandh Donde, post-doctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Shirish Barve, was awarded Postdoctoral Best Presentation Award for his poster, “Tributyrin supplementation attenuates alcoholic induced dysbiosis and liver injury,” at the recent Experimental Biology 2017 meetings in Chicago.
UofL Today with Mark Hebert
WHAS-TV, Great Day Live
Mondays at 9:30 a.m. Segments can be found on YouTube. WHAS-TV and WLKY-TV also run the UofL stories in their Monday afternoon and Saturday morning newscasts, respectively
Airs Mondays and Tuesdays at 6 p.m. on 93.9 FM TheVille; replayed on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Podcasts can be found on SoundCloud. This week’s schedule:
Metro TV and KET KY – The Kentucky Channel
(Metro TV – Ch. 99 on UVerse, Ch. 25 on TWC): Monday and Tuesday nights at 7:30, Thursday 6:30 p.m., Friday 8:30 p.m. and Sunday 9:30 p.m. (KET KY – Ch. 192 on TWC, other channels): Thursdays at 5 p.m. Metro TV shows on UofL’s YouTube channel
This week: More college athletics departments are using data analytics to make sure their student-athletics aren’t injured and are performing at their peaks. Paul Jones and Alex Calder are the sports performance specialists at UofL. Cody Clark is a UofL grad with autism who’s now using magic and his college experience to raise awareness about autism. Nariman Moustafa is a Fulbright Scholar from Egypt who has spent the past year in Louisville but is headed home to her distressed country.
Postel proposes balanced, ‘conservative’ 2017-18 budget
UofL President Greg Postel presented a balanced budget that includes no tuition increase in 2017-18. See the full story on UofL News.
Pre-Healthcare Master’s Track in Physiology
Carole Snyder’s retirement luncheon
June 6, 11:30 a.m., Brown & Williamson Club at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium; RSVP required
Have a question for HR? HR Reps will be out on campus this week
The UofL Human Resources department is coming to you to be available to answer any HR related questions and provide guidance and resources. This Tuesday, May 23, HR will be at the School of Education, room ED110 and Wednesday, May 24, on the HSC Outdoor Quad. Both are from 10 a.m. to noon. Please take 5 to 10 minutes to stop by if you can. More information about the tour, including future dates and locations, is available online.
Fifteenth annual Evan T.J. Dunbar lectureship
June 9, 8-9 a.m., Wade Mountz Auditorium, Norton Hospital; Free
Training and Workshops
OCMu – free marketing and web training sessions
Health and Wellness
Meatless snacks for the crunch you crave
Craving crunch between meals on Meatless Monday? Snack foods are a perfect way to sneak healthier foods into your day. This summer when you hunt for snacks, try the produce aisle first. Fruits and vegetables make it easy to add texture to your routine and crunch to your snacks.
QUESTIONS & SUBMISSIONS
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