April 29, 2011 View Archives
Mow your lawn when it’s dry & leave the clippings lying on the grass to break down and feed the lawn underneath.
Questions, concerns, ideas? E-mail Nick.
Employee of the Year Nominations Due Tuesday
Nominations for the 2010-11 Employee of the Year award are now being accepted. Nomination forms as well as a list of eligible staff members, are available below. Please submit nominations to Meredith Houlihan no later than Tuesday, May 3. All nomination forms must be signed and sealed in an envelope.Back to Top
Awards Reception & Mother’s Day Brunch
All faculty and staff are invited to attend an Awards Reception and Mother’s Day Brunch in honor of our student and faculty award winners.
This event will take place immediately following the university’s morning Commencement Ceremony at the Hyatt Regency Hotel’s Regency Ballroom.
Please RSVP your attendance at bit.ly/2011chsgrad.Back to Top
Important Upcoming Changes to the GRE
The following changes to the GRE become effective August 1st.
Changes include the addition of write-in math problems, the deletion of the analogies section, and less emphasis on the vocabulary component. These changes anticipate making the GRE more strenuous, so if students are applying to grad school next year, it is strongly recommended they try to take it before this date.Expand This Story Back to Top
GRE Plus Workshop
Students may register for one of the workshops for $100, or for Math and Verbal on both days for $200. Non-traditional students and non-UK students also welcome to attend.
Register online to reserve your spot today.Back to Top
Rehabilitation Sciences Department Meeting Today
Lunch will be provided. Please confirm your attendance by contacting Theresa Cook at firstname.lastname@example.org.Back to Top
Reds Tickets for Sale
The Ambassadors are selling tickets to the August 8 (Monday) Reds vs. Rockies game in Cincinnati as a fundraiser. The game begins at 7:10 p.m.
The tickets are limited in amount, so those interested should act now. Price details are listed below:
If you plan to purchase a ticket and are also interested in bus transportation for the group attending, please mention your interest at time of purchase so that this option can be looked into further.Back to Top
Exercise Science Seminar Series
Wildcat Finale: UK’s Official Graduation Party
Wildcat Finale is the perfect event to say farewell and gather one last time before officially becoming UK Alumni.
Hosted by the UK Alumni Association and the Student Government Association, Wildcat Finale will feature FREE food and drinks, music, t-shirts, door prizes and more! Plus, a special guest will be in the End Zone for a big blue send off.
For more details, please call Meg Phillips at (859) 257-3569. To register for this event, please visit www.ukalumni.net/WildcatFinale2011.Back to Top
STEM Education Conference Today
Friday, April 29, 2011 – Student Center
The Second Annual STEM Education Conference at the University of Kentucky will focus on STEM research, teaching and learning and engagement with goals of generating new partnerships and collaboration across the STEM disciplines.Expand This Story Back to Top
Cardinal Valley Park Stream “Great American” Cleanup Tomorrow
Join community volunteers in removing unsightly trash from Wolf Run Creek (and tributaries). Activities include an in-stream clean up from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. followed by a celebration at Cardinal Valley Park on Cambridge Drive.Expand This Story Back to Top
No Limits Mark Wellman Tour
Mark Wellman made history as the first paraplegic to ascend the 3,000-foot El Capitan and Half Dome at Yosemite National Park. With his dynamic and bold determination, Mark encourages his audiences to fulfill their dreams by reaching for higher goals to success.
Come for a discussion that will motivate and inspire you to fulfill your dreams.
For those unable to attend the main event at Cardinal Hill, which is expected to be near capacity, a live video feed of the presentation will playing in CTW 219 and the Center for Excellence in Rural Health in Hazard.Expand This Story Back to Top
Brain Injury Awareness Walk
The Brain Injury Alliance of Kentucky (BIAK) and the Michael Quinlan Brain Tumor Foundation will be holding a "Walk Together" to promote brain injury awareness on Saturday, May 14th in Louisville.
Click here for registration, to obtain a team packet and poster, or for more information about the walk.
Additional questions? Contact Colleen Mahon at BIAK.Back to Top
Calendar of Events
Note: More dates can be found on the CHS Sharepoint CalendarBack to Top