News and Announcements
Celebrates Female Athletes
Library Will Upgrade Catalog
Software Next Week
The University's Susan B. Anthony Center
for Women's Leadership will cosponsor the fifth annual Conversations
with Champions luncheon and panel discussion at the LPGA Championship on
Wednesday, June 23. This year's event reaches beyond the world of golf to include Rochester native and soccer star Abby Wambach and Olympic gold medalist skier Diann Roffe, along with LPGA professionals Christina Kim, Meg Mallon, and Betsy Rawls.
Library staff will be upgrading the Voyager Catalog software between
June 21 and
24. During that time, users may experience intermittent interruptions in
searching, and borrowers will be unable to self-renew their loans or
requests. For assistance, contact the circulation desk. Availability of DVDs and videos
will not be
updated next week, and the Miner and Carlson Library New Journal Issues
will be temporarily suspended. Contact library staff with any questions or concerns.
Mourns Loss of Marshall Deeney
The University flag will be flown at
half-staff today to remember Marshall Deeney, program director of
orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics at the Eastman Institute for
Oral Health. Deeney, a 1977 Eastman Dental alumnus, died June 14. He was 63.
Peace Workshop Open to University Community
Faculty and staff are invited to attend "Being the Change," a
workshop sponsored by the Gandhi Institute for Nonviolence that focuses
on stress management, developing a centered clarity, and learning how to
practice nonviolent communication. The free workshop begins at 5:30
p.m. on Tuesday, June 22, in the Interfaith Chapel. Pizza and drinks
will be served. No registration is needed.
Donations Sought for Art and Treasures Sale
The Gallery Council of the Memorial Art Gallery is looking for gently used collectibles and fine art for Art & Treasures. The annual sale, which takes place at the gallery June 24-26, will include antiques, artworks, jewelry, china, porcelain, crystal, silver, furniture, and fine linens. Drop off donations at the gallery on Tuesday, June 22, 2 to 5 p.m.; Wednesday, June 23, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m; or Thursday, June 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. All donations are tax-deductible and benefit the gallery and its programs. (Used clothing will not be accepted.) For additional drop-off times or to arrange pickup, contact Frankie Hall-Greene.
Fitness and Wellness Center Open House Today
Stop by the Fitness Center (G-5680) in the Medical Center today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. to learn about Fun Fitness Camp, UR Walking Club, yoga, Zumba, massage, or the club in general. You can also enter a raffle to win prizes.