UNC Today: Tuesday, September 25, 2012

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UNC PD Bike Auction Rescheduled for Sept. 28

The UNC Police Department's annual auction of abandoned bicycles will be held rain or shine beginning at noon Friday, Sept. 28, on the northwest corner of B Lot. Bikes will be available for viewing beginning at 10:30 a.m. The auction is open to all members of the university community and the general public.

Bikes will be sold to the highest bidder.

For more information, call 351-2245.

International Film Series Continues Nov. 7-8 with 'Gasland'

UNC's International Film Series continues this week with filmmaker Josh Fox's Oscar-nominated documentary Gasland showing at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7, and 7 and 9:15 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8, in Michener Library's Lindou Auditorium ( L110). Fox will speak on campus Nov. 15 as part of the Schulze Speaker Series.

Admission is free for UNC students and $3 for all others. Tickets can be purchased at the auditorium 15 minutes before each screening.

Non English-language films shown in the original language with English subtitles.

For more information about the IFS, including movie synopses, visit the series' website.

Next Flu/Meningitis Shot Clinic Is Oct. 17

The Student Health Center has scheduled on-site flu shot and meningitis vaccination clinics in several campus locations during October and early-November. The next one is 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, in Weibking Hall. The flu shot costs $25 and can be paid for with cash or check. The meningitis vaccination is free and those receiving it should plan on spending an additional 15 minutes at the clinic site. The locations, dates and times of the remaining clinics are:

  • University Center (Council Room): Wednesday, Nov. 7, 12:30-2:30 p.m.

For more information, call the SHC at 351-2412 or stop by Cassidy Hall.

Fall 2012 Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Kick-off Oct. 4

CETL will host a Scholarship of Teaching and Learning fall semester kick-off event from noon-1:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, in Candelaria 1375.

The information session will include a review of previous SoTL initiatives, exploration of new avenues and ways to support participants' conceptualization and development of SoTL at UNC and discussion of options for dissemination and participation of SoTL at local or national levels.

The session will be facilitated by Teaching and Learning Fellow Robert Reinsvold and Associate Director for Faculty Development Deborah Romero.

Lunch will be provided for those who RSVP in advance by emailing CETL. The deadline for RSVPs is noon on Wednesday, Oct. 3.

For more information, email Romero or Reinsvold or visit the SoTL website.

Reminder: Bears P.A.Y It Forward Sept. 29

Bears P.A.Y It Forward is a chance for UNC students, faculty and staff and the Greeley community to come together to help clean up the parks, alleys and yards throughout the University District from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, just in time for Homecoming. If you're interested in volunteering your time to help make Greeley a beautiful place to live, meet new people, enjoy a free lunch and win prizes, sign up here.

Please contact Taja Werner, 351-1274 or Jimmy Kohles, 351-2871 if you have any questions.

Classified Position Opportunities

The following promotional/internal opportunity for UNC employees only is available.

  • Accounting Tech II, Parking Services. Apply online or at Human Resources in Carter Hall by Sept. 28.


Korean tacos will be one of the lunch selections in Holmes Dining Hall on Thursday, Sept. 27. The Dining Services announcement in the Sept. 24 UNC Today contained the incorrect month.

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