Calendar of Events
Note: More dates can be found on the CHS Sharepoint CalendarBack to Top
College Meetings Dates
The 2012 College Meetings for faculty and staff are scheduled for 12:00 – 1:30 as follows:
March - Cancelled
April 20 – CTW 216
May 18 – CTW 216Back to Top
Nutritional Sciences Seminar Series
Save the Date: 5th International Ankle Symposium
March "Gnome" Award
The Staff Council would like to congratulate Margo Ubele on receiving the March “Gnome” Award! Margo is a full-time Laboratory Technician Senior in the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and was nominated by Amy Ferry for always being willing to help out in the labs wherever, and whenever, she is needed. Congratulations Margo!!Back to Top
With March 2012 being designated as Severe Storms Awareness Month, Kentucky Emergency Management has scheduled the 2012 Statewide Tornado Safety Drill for Tuesday, March 6, at approximately 10:07 a.m. EST. To trigger the drill on campus, the UK Division of Crisis Management and Preparedness will utilize the campus’s emergency notification system, UK Alert, to issue a university-wide TEST MESSAGE.
Prior to the drill, please take a moment to review the tornado/severe weather procedures at: http://www.uky.edu/EM/tornado-severe-thunderstorm.html. Upon receipt of the tornado drill message on March 6, please conduct the drill and review your building’s emergency action plan. In the event of pending or inclement weather, the drill will be rescheduled.Back to Top
Join the CHS Heart Walk Team
The American Heart Association's Heart Walk will take place at Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday, April 21 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Join the CHS team, Hearts and Soles! If you have any questions contact Sharon Goins. To register, click here.Back to Top
Renew Your Parking Permit
University of Kentucky Parking & Transportation Services is now accepting employee and retiree parking permit renewal applications for permits that expire March 31, 2012. UK employees are encouraged to renew their permits at www.uky.edu/pts. Employees may also apply for permit renewal via campus mail, by using printable forms found at www.uky.edu/pts or in person at Parking and Transportation Services, 721 Press Avenue (Parking Structure #6). Office hours for permit sales are 7:30 a.m. -6 p.m., Monday through Friday.Back to Top
Travis Thomas to speak at KY Dietetic Association Conference
Travis Thomas will be speaking at the Kentucky Dietetic Association's Food & Nutrition Conference and Exhibition on Thursday, March 29th. His presentation will be "Vitamin D and Sports Nutrition." For more information visit www.kyeatright.org/meetingsevents.html.Back to Top
Julia Flannery AND Kristie Bruner are nominated for Sarah Bennett Holmes Award
Both Julia Flannery and Kristie Bruner have been nominated for the 2012 Sarah Bennett Holmes Award!
Each year the UK Women's Forum uses the award to recognize an outstanding female faculty and staff member who have consistently promoted the well-being of other females at UK and throughout the Commonwealth.Back to Top
Upcoming Faculty Development Opportunities
Blogs & YouTube with Lunch - March 2, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., CTW 218, Please click here to RSVP.
Peer Instruction - March 30, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., CTW 403
Service Learning - April 9, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., CTW 218Back to Top
Educational Enhancement Grants 2012
The call for Educational Enhancements awards for 2012-2013 is now open. The application can be accessed via the College website at http://www.mc.uky.edu/healthsciences/academic/about.html by selecting “Education Enhancement Grants” and then “Information and Application”.
The committee asks that you please consider the following:
If you have any questions please contact Gilson Capilouto.
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African War Survivor Visits Lexington to Raise Awareness for KONY 2012