Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017
DID YOU KNOW
Danish composer Bent Sorensen has won the 2018 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition for a triple concerto. The piece, L’isola della Città (The Island in the City), is for violin, cello and piano soloists and is played continuously in five movements. The work premiered in Copenhagen in January, 2016. The New York Philharmonic will premiere one of Sorensen’s new works November 30.
Faculty and staff notables
Daniela Terson de Paleville, CEHD assistant professor in the Department of Health and Sport Sciences, has been named a 2017 Cooperative Consortium for Transdisciplinary Social Justice Research Fellow. She is the team lead for the project, “‘Minds in Motion’ in a Spanish Immersion School.” Team members are Jason Immekus, associate professor in the Department of Educational Leadership, Evaluation and Organizational Development, and Kristi King, associate professor in the Department of Health and Sport Sciences.
Angel Tree for Animals
December 18, Houchens, Lower Level Lobby, School of Public Health & Info Science
Apply now for Delphi U Online Spring 2018
Feb. 5 through April 8, online; free
iRIS assistance on Health Science Campus: ADF, IRB, eProposal
November 29, 2-4 p.m., Room 4007, School of Nursing K-Wing Instructional Computer Lab, HSC
Additional Information: Adrienne Dumke, 852-4715, website
Biochemistry Research Conference today
November 28, noon, Homberger Library, HSC-A, Rm 614
Opportunity available to support Summerbridge Louisville
December 2-7, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m., Barnes & Noble (Paddock Shops)
Sold out – Free tickets for faculty and staff appreciation day at the women’s basketball game; $3 tickets now available
Due to overwhelming response, all the free tickets for the Dec. 5 game have been claimed. Tickets are now available for $3 per person when you purchase tickets online here and use the promo code Martin.
Training and Workshops
Safe Zone Training Thursday
November 30, 10 a.m. to noon, Human Resources, 1980 Arthur St., 40208; Free
Additional Information: Katy Garrison
Department of Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series hosts Dr. Jian Zhang
November 30, 12-1 p.m., Room 101, Clinical Translational and Research Building
Health and Wellness
There’s still time to take your Get Healthy Now Health Assessment
To enroll in Get Healthy Now and earn a $40 monthly premium incentive, you must complete a new Health Assessment by December 20, 2017.
Blend your Pilates and Yoga Routine with GHN’s PiYo Class
Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; Free for GHN Wellness Center members
Spice up your workout with Get Healthy Now’s Zumba
Mondays, 6:30-7:15 p.m.; Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Get Healthy Now Wellness Center at Humana Gym; Free for GHN Wellness Center members
Medicine Grand Rounds: Dr. Boris Lushniak
November 30, 8 a.m., Ambulatory Care Building auditorium
Grand Rounds, ‘Neuroimaging’
November 30, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ambulatory Care Building Auditorium, 550 S. Jackson Street, 40202
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