UNC Today: Monday, July 1, 2013

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RMCRI to Dedicate JoEllen M. Thornton Strength and Conditioning Room

UNC's Rocky Mountain Cancer Rehabilitation Institute will host a reception at 4 p.m. Thursday, July 11, to dedicate the JoEllen M. Thornton Strength and Conditioning Room at the institute. The reception recognizes a $100,000 grant from a donor-advised memorial fund.

Thornton, who had ovarian cancer, died in 2010.

All members of the campus community are welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be provided.

Parking Lot Closures: Week of July 1

Parking Services will be re-striping several parking lots in the upcoming weeks, beginning Thursday with I-Lot. Re-striping will require drivers to use alternate lots per the following schedule.

  • Jackson Field Parking Lot: Closed Tuesday and Wednesday, July 2-3. Alternate parking: on-street spaces in the area.
  • B-Lot: Closed Monday July 8, until approximately 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 9. Alternate lots: C-Lot (across the street from B-Lot) or I-Lot (by North Hall).
  • J-Lot, H-Lot and Turner Drive Lot: Closed intermittently from Monday July 15, until approximately 5 p.m. Wednesday July 17. Alternate parking: J-Lot (west side), I-Lot and L-Lot.

Please contact Parking Services at 970-351-1971 if you have any questions.

In Case You Missed It

Updated Summer Dining Services Information

Starbucks and the Food Court in the University Center re-opened Monday following completion of floor tile installation on the south end of the building. Members of the campus community should also be aware of the following information related to on-campus dining this summer.

  • On Wednesday, July 3, Holmes Dining Hall will offer a "simple menu" for lunch consisting of beans and rice, peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, and cereal. All other meals that day at Holmes will include normal summer offerings. If you're not interested in the trying the simple menu that day, visit the retail dining options or the Food Court in the University Center.
  • Summer hours at Holmes Dining Hall and the UC Food Court sometimes change due to low head counts of summer conferences or maintenance issues. Dining Services maintains a schedule of known summer closure dates here.
  • The regular summer hours of dining rooms and retail dining outlets are available here.
  • Summer dining room menus are available here or by calling 970-351-FOOD (3663).

Bring Your UNC Card for Free Reserved Seating at July 4 Stampede Parade

All UNC employees, retirees and their immediate household family members are invited to view the Stampede Independence Day Parade from reserved bleacher seating in front of the UNC Visitors Center on the east side of 10th Avenue. Be prepared to show your UNC Card if requested.

Seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please, no placeholders, e.g. blankets, signs) to claim seats. Free parking will be available in UNC parking lots.

The parade is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. Thursday, July 4. More than 120 entries fill the parade route, which runs north on 10th Avenue beginning at 19th Street and ending at 5th Street.

For more information, visit the Greeley Stampede website.

Fiscal Year-End Accounts Payable Deadlines

Friday, July 5, is the deadline for submitting check request, purchase order or travel reimbursement payments to Accounts Payable for fiscal year 2012-13 for goods, services and travel received by June 30. Please be sure that items, services or travel to be paid have been received or completed on or before June 30 when submitting any payment requests for fiscal year 2012-13.

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