Centralities for Thursday, March 1, 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Wellness Tip

— Move your body, no matter how briefly, to stop the stress response in its tracks.

Events Today

View Women's History Month events

— Mindful Eating Workshop, 3-4:15 p.m., NUC 326 (Heritage). Contact Alex Russell

— Women's History Month Kickoff, 2 p.m., NUC 326 (Heritage). 

— Oklahoma Artist Educators Exhibit, 3 p.m., President's Suite, Old North.

— Panera Bread Fundraiser, 4-8 p.m., Panera Bread, 1472 S. Bryant Ave. Contact Lea Morgan.

— Transformative Learning Student Project Proposal Workshop, 1-2 p.m., EDU 101. 

Upcoming Events  

— Deadline to submit applications for LeaderShape Institute, 11:59 p.m. March 2. Contact Nicole Doherty

— A.L.i.C.E. Training, 1:30 p.m. March 2, LAR 140. Contact Emergency Management

— Prescription and Addiction Forum, 1-3 p.m. March 2, NUC Constitution Hall. View a flier.

— Pancake Friday, 8-9:30 a.m. March 2, CeCE Office Building.

— Employee Appreciation Day, March 2. View when HR will be in your building to say thank you

— Chambers Library Comic Fest, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 3, Chambers Library. View a flier. Contact Michele Ramsdell

— System Maintenance, 5 a.m.-noon March 4. Call the Service Desk at 405-974-2255.

— Choirs Concert, 5 p.m. March 4, Christ the King Catholic Church, 8005 Dorset Dr., Oklahoma City.

— Asian American Awareness Week Kickoff, noon March 5, NUC Ballroom A. View a flier

— Pros for Africa 'Sewing Hope Gala,' 7-9 p.m. March 9, NUC Ballrooms. Register online. View a flier. Contact Leadership Central.

— President Betz's Book Club, March 7. View schedule. Contact Professional Development.

— Professional Science Master Open House, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. March 7, HOH Atrium. View a flier.

— STI Testing, 9 a.m.-noon March 7, THH 106. View a flier

—International Women's Day Celebration, 11 a.m. March 8, NUC 326 (Heritage). 

— Deadline to submit Faculty Merit-Credit Awards Applications, 5 p.m. March 26.  

— Student Symposium, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. March 28, Liberal Arts. View a flier

— Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, 2-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8 a.m.-1:10 p.m. Saturdays, Feb. 1-April 10, BUS 107. Contact Mary Sheets, Ph.D

— Inez Miller Conference, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. April 21, NUC Constitution Hall. Contact Susan E. Benson, Ph.D.

Reminders

— Submit signage request forms for approval at least two weeks prior to the event date. Email ucomm@uco.edu for details.

— To schedule a hearing screening, free for the UCO community, call 405-974-5419. View a flier.

— Centralities submissions are automatically added to UCO's master calendar, the Central app and UCONNECT.

— View the newly redesigned Inside Central, the official blog of UCO. Email blog ideas to ucomm@uco.edu.

— The university's Academic Early Referral System (AERS) is now available to faculty. For more information, email Student Success.


It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and
now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.
— Madeleine Albright


President Betz to be Named 2018 Oklahoma Creativity Ambassador — Gov. Mary Fallin will designate seven prominent Oklahomans, including President Don Betz, as Oklahoma Creativity Ambassadors Monday, April 9, at the Civic Center Music Hall, Oklahoma City. Read more.

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Black Male Summit, March 28

Black Male Summit will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, Room 200, Nigh University Center. Christopher Emdin, Ph.D., associate professor at Columbia University, will be the keynote speaker. Seating is available for faculty and staff but is limited. Email Kandice Talbert or call 405-974-3588 to RSVP before March 9. View a flier.

For more information, visit the Black Male Summit website.

Employee Relations Relocation

Employee Relations has relocated from Room 317 to Room 323 in the Nigh University Center.