CW LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
The UMD Commission on Women announces its second leadership program for
faculty and staff women on campus beginning January 2006. Women
in Leadership: Finding the Balance will be a four-part leadership
series offered to a cohort of ten campus women.
The program will provide an opportunity to experience a dynamic, interactive,
intensely personal, approach to finding balance. Members selected for
the cohort will represent diverse areas of campus, and will have expressed
an authentic interest and commitment to the program.
Applications are available at the Commission on Women website, www.d.umn.edu/comwomen/.
Applications will be accepted until December 16. Applicants will be notified
of their acceptance by December 22.
For more information contact any of the following Commission on Women
Leadership Sub-Committee members: Amy Renne at firstname.lastname@example.org, Deborah
Peterson-Perlman at email@example.com, Denise Cater at
firstname.lastname@example.org, Kim Riordan at email@example.com, Linda Klint at
firstname.lastname@example.org, or Stacey Stark at
OUTSTANDING SERVICE NOMINATION
Submit nominations for the Outstanding Service Award between now and 9
a.m. on December 15. The program was developed to recognize the outstanding
contributions of UMDs AFSCME (clerical, technical and health care),
civil service (non bargaining unit) and academic professional/administrative
(P&A) employees who do not hold faculty rank.
Guidelines, instructions, and forms are available at: http://www.d.umn.edu/umdhr/OSA/.
Send nominations to Lita Wallace, Outstanding Service Awards, 255 Darland
Administration Building. For more information, contact Lita at 726-7822
or by email, email@example.com.
UMD STORES INFO
The UMD Stores holiday sale is December 7-11 featuring 25% off UMD wear
and gifts on the street level. Gamma Sigma Sigma will be at the Kirby
Plaza entrance of UMD Stores wrapping gifts to raise money for Adopt-A-Family.
Enjoy holiday music provided by the UMD Tuba Ensemble on Friday, December
9 at noon in the UMD Kirby Plaza entrance.
The art supplies holiday sale features canvas, canvas boards, French style
easels, table easels, acrylic paint sets, gold sable brush sets, carry
cases, watercolor field sketch books, art markers sets, chalk pastels,
wire bound sketch books, artist totes, and art pencils wood box sets,
now through December 23.
UMD Stores, Etc. will have a Wish List sale through December
14, featuring UMD wear, art supplies, gifts, bargain computer software,
and more, plus register to win free prizes. Free photos will be offered
with the Grinch on Monday, December 12 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in UMD Stores,
Etc. Experience the ergonomic benefits of selected chairs. Receive a 10%
discount on chairs ordered by December 13. The UPS Mail Center is open
in UMD Stores, Etc., Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Customers
can buy stamps and mailing supplies, and have their packages shipped.
Comedian and political commentator Al Franken will broadcast his radio
show live from the Marshall Performing Arts Center on December 7, 11 a.m.
to 2 p.m. UMD Stores has Frankens books and CDs available at the
show and in the stores for purchase.
Meet author, James H. Fetzer on Wednesday, December 14 from 1-4 p.m. in
UMD Stores lower level for book signings and conversation. Fetzer, a philosopher
of science who came to UMD as a full professor in 1987, is well-known
for his work on the death of President John F. Kennedy, including his
three edited books, Assassination Science (1998), Murder in Dealey Plaza
(2000), and The Great Zapruder Film Hoax (2003). He has also co-authored
American Assassination: The Strange Death of Senator Paul Wellstone (2004).
UMD Stores is a sponsor of UMD Bulldog Hockey. Receive a free UMD Stores
pizza cutter at the womens game on Friday, December 9 and the mens
game on Friday, December 16 while supplies last.
UMD Stores lower level will feature a photo special on reprints and enlargements
December 5-17. Moleskine journals are now available in UMD Stores art
supplies area. Jefferson Lines is offering daily bus service, year round,
from the UMD Campus to the Twin Cities. Purchase tickets at UMD Stores
street level. Free Even Mother Nature Loves Maroon and Gold
posters are now available at UMD Stores lower level (175 Kirby Student
UMD Stores will be open during the holidays from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. December
23, 27-30, and January 2. All stores will be closed December 24-26, 31
and January 1.
See whats new online at www.umdstores.com.
SUMMER 2006 PRELIMINARY LISTING
The UMD Summer Term 2006 preliminary course listing is now available in
print format at collegiate Student Affairs Offices, Solon Campus Center,
and Continuing Education Windows 1 and 2 in the Darland Administration
Building. Contact CE at 726-8113 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional copies.
Registration for summer term begins on March 1, 2006. There are no queue
times for summer registration; seats are available on a first-come, first-serve
Terms are: May Session: May 15 - June 3; and Summer Session: June 6 -
Questions? Contact Cheryl Reitan at 726-8996.
Carrie Larsen helped edit this issue of Currents.
To submit material to Currents e-mail email@example.com.
Currents can be viewed at www.d.umn.edu/currents
Currents is printed regularly throughout the school year.
Spring Semester 2006 Schedule:
Deadline: Wed., January 25; Print date: Tues., January 31.
Deadline: Wed., February 8; Print date: Tues., February 14.
Deadline: Wed., February 22; Print date: Tues., February 28.
Deadline: Wed., March 22; Print date: Tues., March 28.
Deadline: Wed., April 5; Print date: Tues., April 11.
Deadline: Wed., April 19; Print date: Tues., April 25.
Deadline: Wed., May 3; Print date: Tues., May 9.
UMD CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Scheduling events? Make sure you post them on the web calendar: See the
web pages http://www.d.umn.edu/umdevents
Dont forget, public events must be posted on the web calendar and
sent to Currents before you can send out a UMD business announce message.
For more information, contact Cheryl Reitan at 726-8996 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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UMD WEB PAGES
For more info about UMD departments and programs contact the following
UMD Home http://www.d.umn.edu
Alworth Institute http://www.d.umn.edu/~alworth/
UMD Athletics http://www.umdbulldogs.com
UMD Campus Events http://www.d.umn.edu/calendar/
UMD Minnesota Sea Grant http://www.seagrant.umn.edu
UMD Music http://www.d.umn.edu/music/
UMD Recreational Sports Outdoor Program http://www.umdrsop.org/
UMD School of Medicine http://penguin.d.umn.edu/
UMD School of Pharmacy http://www.pharmacy.umn.edu/duluth/
UMD Stores http://www.umdstores.com/
UMD Theatre http://www.d.umn.edu/theatre/
UMD Tweed Museum of Art http://www.d.umn.edu/tma/
Natural Resources Research Institute www.nrri.umn.edu
CHANGE YOUR PERSONAL INFO IN THE CAMPUS DIRECTORY
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directory. First check your information by going to the People
section on the UMD Home Page. If something is wrong, go to the faculty/staff
and choose Update Personal Information. Enter your email log
in and password. and check all the tabs across the top of the page. Questions?
Contact Human Resources at 726-7161 or Academic Administration at 726-7103.
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