Weekly Bulletin

The campus community is invited to the Student Union Open House on Wednesday, Jan. 21 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sponsored by Student Engagement, the event will showcase all that the Student Union has to offer in student groups, agencies, programming and services.

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The campus community is invited to submit nominations for the Chancellor’s Citation Award, which recognizes outstanding work performance by university staff. Members of the campus community may nominate any benefited exempt or non-exempt employee or a team of employees who have...
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The 2014-15 Gerald F. Scanlon Student Employee of the Year committee is seeking nominations for outstanding student employees. Nominations are due by Wednesday, Feb. 25. The award recognizes and honors students who have demonstrated exceptional performance by contributing their time and/or skills...
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Ling Xin, Ph.D., Kinesiology. Tuesday, Jan. 20, 9:30 a.m., 153 Totman Building. Dissertation: “Role of Nuclear Factor Kappa B (NF-kB) in the Contralateral...
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Brief interruptions in telephone service in several buildings may occur Thursday, Jan. 15 between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. as cables are repaired in a manhole near the Parking Garage. According to Telecommunications, the interruptions are expected to last no more than 20 minutes. The affected...
For a study looking at how heart disease risk changes during the menopausal transition, the Molecular and Cardiovascular Physiology Lab is seeking volunteers to participate. Women who have recently begun the menopausal transition, have not had their period for 60 days or more but less than one...

To give the needs of students more priority, the Center for Counseling and Psychological Health will no longer accept faculty and staff as new clients for mental health services beginning Jan. 20. Faculty and staff seeking support are encouraged to contact the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program.

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Gov. Deval L. Patrick has ordered that the United States and Commonwealth flags be lowered immediately to half-staff at all state buildings until sunset on the date of interment in honor of former U.S. senator Edward W. Brooke, who died Jan. 3 in Coral Gables, Fla.
The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows: Son Nguyen, Ph.D., Chemistry. Monday, Jan. 12, 10 a.m., N410 Life Sciences Laboratories. Dissertation: “Transferrin-based Conjugates and Analytical...
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The Internal Revenue Service has announced that the standard mileage reimbursement rate for employees using their cars on university business will increase one cent to 57.5 cents per mile effective Jan. 1, according to controller Robert A. Liebowitz.

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