Calendar of Events
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Travis Thomas Receives NIH R21 Award
Congratulations to Travis Thomas, PhD, RD, CSSD, (Clinical Nutrition) for receiving a grant award from the NIH National Institute on Aging! Dr. Thomas will collaborate with co-investigator Guoqiang Yu (Biomedical Engineering) on a 2-year (R21) project, entitled “Vitamin D contribution to muscle metabolic function in the elderly.” Way to go Dr. Thomas!
Dean Candidate to Present Monday
A reminder that our first Dean candidate will present at an open forum on Monday, August 18, from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. in 216 Charles T. Wethington Building.
CHS 2014 Fall Retreat Schedule
The annual CHS Fall Retreat is scheduled for Thursday and Friday, August 21 and 22, 2014. This year, the routine is somewhat different. The group meetings and welcome reception will occur on Thursday, August 21. The Committee meetings will occur on Friday, August 22. Please make every effort to attend the group meetings on Thursday and your scheduled committee meetings on Friday. Thursday events will be held in Lexington only; Friday meetings will be held in Lexington, but you can request phone or Skype arrangements with committee Chairs as needed. Please make sure to put the Thursday events and the Friday committee meetings that apply to you on your schedule. RSVP to Marie Poole. To view the schedule, click here.
CHS 2014-15 College Meetings
Below is the schedule for CHS College meetings for
2014-2015. Please place these meetings on your calendar. With the exception
of the August 21 and January 09 meetings, all are held from 12:00 – 1:30 on
Fridays in CTW 216 with connections to Morehead and Hazard.
The August 21 and January 09 meetings are part of more
extensive events; please hold these dates open and details will be provided
at a later date.
College Meeting Schedule:
Tee Off for a Good Cause - CHS Student Scholarships
Join us for the 6th Annual Scholarship Scramble, at the
University Club of Kentucky, September 12, 2014. Lunch is at noon with
tee-time at 1:00 p.m.
Dean Search - Leadership Profile
Campus News and Events
Move-In 2014 to Impact Campus Traffic, Some Parking
This year, UK will welcome students and their families during four major Move-In days over the next week:
· Saturday, Aug. 16
· Wednesday, Aug. 20
· Friday, Aug. 22
· Saturday, Aug. 23
Move-In — combined with current construction occurring on
campus — will impact parking, transit, and transportation routes throughout the
campus at various times. Among the more than 6,000 students moving to campus
housing, about 1,100 students are expected to arrive on both Saturdays, Aug. 16
and 23; 1,700 are expected on Wednesday, Aug. 20; and another 2,200 on Friday,