Today's Forecast: Heavy Snow Warning, High: 16°
Tomorrow: Snow Squalls/Wind, High: 16°
- Heavy Snowfall
- Basketball Tailgate
- Career Workshops
- Tips on Buying
- Tai Chi Classes
- Event Highlight:
Political Commentator John Harris
in the News: Changes to Simon's E.M.B.A. Program, Reddy on Hot
Flashes in Women
- In Higher
Athletes and Eating Disorders
Snowfall Expected Today
The National Weather Service has issued a heavy snow warning for the
Greater Rochester area through 5 p.m. today. Total accumulations could
exceed 12 to 18 inches, with blowing and drifting expected. For information
about any disruptions in University operations caused by the weather,
call 275-6111 or visit www.rochester.edu/working/emergency
for the latest updates.
Basketball and Indoor Tailgate Party
The Office of Alumni Relations and Friends of Rochester Athletics are
sponsoring an indoor tailgate party in the Goergen Athletic Center on
Sunday, February 18. The party from 1 to 2:30 p.m. will be preceded and
followed by Yellowjacket basketball, with the men's team playing at
noon and the women's team tipping off at 2 p.m. against Washington University.
Admission to the party is $12, with children under 3 admitted free,
and includes complimentary game tickets. To register, call 273-5888
or visit www.rochester.edu/alumni/regional.
Continuing Studies Offers Careers Workshop
A two-part workshop is being offered for those looking to make a career
change or planning a job search. Participants will draft an effective
resume and work with other participants and a career counselor to review
and polish their resumes. The workshop also covers job search strategies,
interview skills, and salary negotiations. Sessions will be held on
February 17 and 24 from 10 a.m. to noon. The registration fee is $45.
Register and view the course description online.
Sessions Offer Tips on Home Buying
The Financial Health Bites series continues with three upcoming sessions
about home buying on February 20, March 6, and March 20. RSVP for the
February 20 session by calling 292-1200.
Chi Classes Start February 23
The Fitness & Wellness Center is offering a six-week tai chi course.
Classes will be held on Thursdays from 5:15 to 6:20 p.m. beginning February
23. The cost is $48 and registration is due by February 16.
Neilly Series Lecture: Political commentator John Harris. Hawkins-Carlson
Room, Rush Rhees Library, 5 p.m.
for more events.
in the News
Journal (February 13)
Programs Take Fast Track
The article highlights the Simon School's newly revamped E.M.B.A. program
that offers a range of flexible options for students looking to balance
work and family life. (Subscription required.)
Journal (February 13)
Seek Out Remedies for Cooling Down Hot Flashes
"It's not unreasonable to try some of these 'natural' methods before
proceeding (to prescription medications)," says Sireesha Reddy,
assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology, in an article about
treatments for hot flashes.
of Higher Education (February 16)
the Stopwatch Doesn't Tell
"Increasing numbers of college coaches are dealing with athletes'
eating disorders, and the problem is particularly acute in sports like
running, where a lean physique and unusually small frame can enhance
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