In Today's Issue
- 'Find the Pharmacy' Contest Begins
- Enter Stage Right: Playwrights
- Laser Vision Correction Center Offers LASIK Seminar
- Financial Health Bites Series Continues
News and Announcements
'Find the Pharmacy' Contest Begins
If you’ve not yet taken time to check out the University’s new employee
pharmacy, here’s your chance: the staff is launching a “Find the
Pharmacy” contest for all University faculty and staff. Beginning
today, employees can drop off a raffle entry form to
win either an iPod Touch (first place) or iPod Nano (runner-up).
Enter Stage Right: Playwrights
Laser Vision Correction Center Offers LASIK Seminar
An innovative theater program gives University students a
behind-the-scenes look at the process of writing plays—and an opportunity
to be part of the process themselves.
The Laser Vision Correction Center will hold a free seminar about LASIK
eye surgery at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 29, and at the same time
Wednesday, Aug. 12. Attendees will be able to register for a free
evaluation at a later date. The seminar will be held at 100 Meridian
Centre, Suite 125. Reservations are required. Call 273-2020.
Financial Health Bites Series Continues Today
Learn how to protect yourself against identity theft from noon to 1
p.m. today in the Natapow Room (1-9545) in the Medical Center. The
session, conducted by a representative from HSBC Bank, is part of the
Financial Health Bites series. Guests and brown bag lunches are welcome.
July 28, 2009
Today's Event Highlight
Eastman Summer Sing
Partly Cloudy, High 85°
Scattered Thunderstorms, High 82°
"Mendelssohn: Hymn of Praise," with RIT Summer Reading Orchestra. Kilbourn Hall. 7:30 p.m. Read more...
Rochester in the News
U.S. News & World Report (July 24)
"Agent Orange Linked to Parkinson's, Heart Disease"
Relationships between herbicides and Parkinson's disease have been noted in the epidemiologic literature, says Deborah Cory-Slechta, professor of environmental medicine. "How close these are to herbicides of interest in this case is certainly more controversial," she added.. Read more...
In Higher Education
New York Times (July 27)
"In Recession, Optimistic College Graduates Turn Down Jobs"
Despite high unemployment, recent college graduates are turning down job offers in the hope of better opportunities down the road.
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