Calendar of Events
Note: More dates can be found on the CHS Sharepoint CalendarBack to Top
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CHS Student Ambassadors are leading a semester-long Soap Drive to benefit the
residents of Shady Lawn and Parkside Manor in Cynthiana. As many of you know,
our own Linda Allen generously devotes much of her time to the residents of
You can help by bringing bars of soap or other toiletries (shampoo, lotion, etc.) to the Office of Student Affairs, CTW 111. These items are part of the everyday routine for us, but to the residents of Shady Lawn and Parkside Manor, these items are a small luxury. The goal is 1,000 bars. Click here to download the flyer.Back to Top
Meeting with the Provost
The College meeting with the Provost has been re-scheduled for Wednesday, March 26, 1:00 – 2:00 in CTW 216. If you are able to make adjustments to your teaching schedule and/or other standing meetings and commitments in order to attend, please do so. This is an important opportunity for you to meet with Dr. Riordan.Back to Top
Open Invitation to Students - NCUR
Please pass this information on to your undergraduate
students and encourage them to attend NCUR as their respective schedules
allow. They are particularly encouraged to attend the social events that are
planned. Faculty are also invited to attend any portion of the program at no
“ALL University of Kentucky faculty, staff and
non-presenting students are welcome to attend conference events free of charge.
There is no need to register. This does not include access to meal tickets or
ticketed events. T-shirts will be available for purchase on-site. If ticketed
events are not sold out by the day of the event, non-registered UK students may
have the option of purchasing tickets. UK students are encouraged to volunteer.”
A reminder that we are still in need of faculty and
students to assist with managing the Graduate School Fair table Thursday, April
3, 2014 from 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. Please bring any materials you would like
displayed on the table to Cynthia Byars and we will see that they are available.
Invitation to Teach Abroad
The Kentucky Institute for International Studies (KIIS) has issued an invitation to University of Kentucky faculty to apply to teach abroad in Summer of 2015. Send inquiries to Tony Ogeden or to John Dizgun.
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Important Information from the UK CHS Office of Technology Services
The Office of Technology Services is facilitating the migration of CHS file servers to the advanced UKHC Data Center.
• The Data Center offers routine backups and strong security while providing administrative control to CHS IT staff and end users.
• The Data Center storage capacity can be expanded as needed for the college.
• Users will have access to individual storage space mapped to the H: Drive. With the H: Drive, you will have access to your documents from any computer joined to the UK network.
• Migration target – by end of February 2014.
Save the date: Saturday, March 22,
at the , .
at theCollege of Health Sciences
,Charles Wethington Building, Room 014
2013 Hall of Fame & Student Recognition Dinner , from , .
from6:00 to 8:30 p.m.
,Baptist Health Hospital, Education Center Basement
.Registration to begin at 5:30 p.m.
Save the date: Friday, May 2, noon - 1:30 p.m., CTW 127, Commons.Back to Top
Campus News and Events
Cultural Diversity Festival
The University of Kentucky’s Cultural Diversity Festival is a long standing tradition celebrating the diversity of thought, experiences, and culture within our campus and local community. During the month of March, a wide variety of events have been scheduled to entertain, enlighten, enrich, and educate all those who choose to participate in or attend these events.
The Cultural Diversity Festival event is UK Live at the Lyric….a talent showcase, in its 4th year, on Friday, March 28th, starting at 7:00 p.m. Members of the University community, as well as the Lexington area community, will be treated to diverse performances in the historic Lyric Theatre. A full calendar of events is published on the CDF web site www.uky.edu/DiversityFestival/, with updates added regularly. Be sure to take time to review all scheduled events so that you can take advantage of all that the Cultural Diversity Festival has to offer this year.
The mission of the University of Kentucky Cultural Diversity Festival is to promote cultural awareness to the UK campus and Lexington community. The festival is devoted to highlighting the wealth of diversity represented at UK and strives to engage all students, faculty and staff, as well as the Lexington community, through fostering dialogue, encouraging new experiences and promoting unity.