The University Record, May 7, 1996

In Brief...

Regents will meet May 16­17
The Regents will begin their May meeting at 1 p.m. May 16 in the Regents' Room, Fleming Administration Bldg. Public Comments will be heard at 4 p.m. in the Anderson Rm., Michigan Union. The meeting continues May 17 at 9 a.m. in the Regents Room.

 

Senate Assembly
will meet May 20

Senate Assembly has scheduled the May meeting for 3:15 p.m. May 20, 4th floor, Rackham Bldg. An agenda is not complete at Record press time.

 

Record begins biweekly schedule
With this issue, The University Record begins its bi-weekly schedule. Calendar and News Brief items covered in each issue will be for a two-week period. The next Record will be published May 21 and will highlight events to take place May 21­June 12. Items must be submitted by 5 p.m. May 14 for inclusion in the May 21 Calendar or News Briefs. Record summer publication schedule: May 21, June 11, June 25, July 9, July 23 and Aug. 13. Calendar items may be submitted to Barbara Wilson by fax 764-7084 or e-mail bjwilson@umich.edu. News Brief items may addressed to The University Record and sent by fax to 764-7084 or by e-mail to radoyle@umich.edu or to jblank@umich.edu.

 

M-Stores sponsors
IBM presentation

IBM marketing specialists will be on campus to demonstrate IBM Thinkpads 10 a.m.­1 p.m. Wed. (May 8) in Room 311, West Hall. An informal question and answer session will be held 3:30­5 p.m. in the same room. The session is sponsored by M-Stores Computer Procurement Team. For information, call 998-6200.

 

Concert series features Schubert
Chamber Music Ann Arbor is sponsoring SpringFest '96, An Early Tribute to Late Schubert, with a series of four concerts. Concerts will be held at 8 p.m. May 15 at the Kerrytown Concert House, 8 p.m. May 17­18 at the Museum of Art, and 12:30 p.m. May 19 at the Museum of Art. Tickets are $18, $9 for students and seniors. Series tickets also are available. Call 930-1960 for information.

 

U-M-Dearborn will recreate former student hangout
The U-M-Dearborn College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters (CASL) Alumni Affiliate will stage a revival of "the Hinge," a former student hangout and coffeehouse 8­11 p.m. Sat. (May 11) at the Gabriel Richard Center. Musicians and poets will entertain U-M -Dearborn CASL faculty, alumni, staff and students. Tickets are $7.50 per person. For information, call 593-5490.

 

Workshop to focus on preventing work-related injuries
Would you like to learn more about avoiding work-related injuries and improving your office set-up? The Center for Occupational Rehabilitation and Health (CORH) presents an Office Injury Prevention Workshop 3:305 p.m. May 31 to be repeated June 13 at CORH, Suite E, 400 E. Eisenhower Parkway. The $25 workshop will focus on work-related cumulative trauma dis orders, like carpal tunnel syndrome, and back problems. For information, call 998-7676.

 

Van drivers must take
training course

Beginning October 1, drivers of the University's 15-passenger vans will be required to have taken a driver's training program. The University will offer the training 3­5 p.m. Mondays through the summer if at least 10 people enroll in the class. Courses also can be arranged for entire departments. For information, call Lisa Hagen, 764-3427, or send e-mail to lmhagen@umich.edu.

 

Discount Cedar Point
tickets available

Discount tickets for Cedar Point are available to all students, faculty and staff at the Michigan Union Ticket Office. For information, call 763-TKTS or visit the ticket office on the ground floor of the Michigan Union.

 

Celebrate 15 years of the WCTF
A kick off celebration, "Looking Back, Moving Forward: 15 Years with the Women of Color Task Force (WCTF)," will be held 4­6 p.m. today (May 7) in the Kuenzel Room, Michigan Union. The WCTF has been providing career development activities since 1979 and has presented the career conference since 1982. Paula Allen-Meares, dean of the School of Social Work, will be the keynote speaker.

 

Guild House forum
will focus on Shelter Association

The Guild House Campus Ministry is sponsoring the Second Wednesday Supper Forum, a rice and beans supper and forum, at 5:15 p.m. Wed. (May 8) at the Guild House, 802 Monroe St. Alfreda Rooks, president of the Shelter Association of Ann Arbor, will speak on "Beyond Services: Values and Visions for Shelter 2000." Suggested donation is $5. For information, call 662-5189.