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Calendar of Events

December 14   End of fall semester
December 14   December Commencement
December 17   CSD Division Faculty Meeting
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
December 17   Administrative Council
Dean's Conference Room
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
December 17   DRS Division Director Meeting
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
December 17   PAS Admissions Committee
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
December 18   Faculty Council
Dean's Conference Room
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
December 24-January 1   Offices Closed


Note: More dates can be found on the CHS Sharepoint Calendar

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Muscle Forum

Date December 17, 2012
Time 6:00 p.m.
Speaker Dr. Mike Reid
Topic Muscle weakness, fatigue & all things ROS
Location West 6th Brewery
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Nutritional Sciences Seminar Series

Date December 19-January 2
Time Winter Break
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Don't forget to check for updates on The Staff Voice. Announcements made frequently.

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It is time to begin thinking about our 2012 Hall of Fame Induction. There are many alumni who are doing exciting and excellent things. Please consider nominating one of those exciting alumni for the 2012 induction ceremony. The deadline to submit nominations for the 2012 Hall of Fame induction is Friday, January 4th.  The dinner will be Thursday, March 21st beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Central Baptist Hospital Education Center. 

Please submit all nominations to Keturah Taylor on or before 5:00 p.m. on January 4.

Nominees must exhibit or possess all of the following:

(1)   Have established an outstanding professional record;

(2)   Have demonstrated distinguished service to his/her profession (may include monetary support);

(3)   Have established a personal reputation at either the local, state, national, or international level for outstanding character and community service for a period of time sufficient in length to reflect without reservation great credit and honor upon the University; and

(4)   Be able to provide an outstanding role model for the current College of Health Sciences students.

(5)   Not be in active service as a University employee.

(6)  Must be an alumnus from the college.

If you have questions about the process, please contact Keturah Taylor.

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Nominations are now being accepted for the Kingston Award.

The Kingston Award was established in recognition of Richard “Dick” Kingston’s creativity and innovation in education.  The award consists of a small monetary grant, an individual plaque and medal, and the addition of the recipient’s name to a master plaque.  This award initially (1984) “was instituted as a means for the College to recognize, reward, and encourage innovation in the classroom, laboratory, and clinic.”

The Dick Kingston Award was originally developed to recognize a creative, innovative, original teaching project or “product” that directly supports the academic focus of the College of Health Sciences (CHS) and has been shown to be directly beneficial to CHS students.  In 1991 the focus of the Kingston Award was broadened to also recognize outstanding contributions and/or long term consistent excellence in teaching. 

Nominations must be made no later than January 14, 2012. Deliver nomination or email to:
Carl Mattacola, Kingston Award Committee Chair
CTW, Rm. 210E
Office: 859-218-0860

Click here for a complete description of the award and nomination process.

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Aman Shah Wins Oswald Award

Aman Shah, an undergraduate student who has worked in the lab of Dr. Esther Dupont-Versteegden, was awarded an Oswald Award for Research and Creativity. Click here for more information.

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University Announcements


Women Leading Kentucky Scholarships Available

Women Leading Kentucky is now offering scholarships for female undergraduate students (freshmen, sophomores, juniors) who are enrolled fulltime at a Kentucky college or university. Students should have a GPA of 3.0 or better and demonstrate leadership abilities on campus and/or in their community. Awards of $1,000-$1,500 are available. Please share this information with eligible students. Applications are due February 1, 2013. Click here for further information & application.

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