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Thursday, October 2, 2014

Headlines

• Tanner Mobile Mammogram Hours Extended
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Suicide Prevention Week Events
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Good Librations Friday
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UWG Debates with iDebate Rwanda
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Purchasing 101 Training

Announcements:

• In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, UWG Wolf Wellness and Tanner are bringing to campus the Mobile Mammogram unit on Tuesday, October 7. It will be located in the parking lot south of the Coliseum and Wolves Parkway. Due to overwhelming response the hours have been extended to accommodate additional appointments until 4 p.m. Please call 770-836-9721 for scheduling.

Events:

• Don't forget to participate in Suicide Prevention Week events. Share this poster with your colleagues, students, or friends. Use the Hashtag "#Stronger2gether to get this conversation going. Let's make it easier for people to ask for help by joining the conversation!

• Please join us Friday October 3 at 3 p.m. on Ingram Library's 3rd floor for Good Librations. This week we feature a talk by guest speaker Micah Vandegrift, "Scholarly Communications is People!" Micah is the Scholarly Communications Librarian at Florida State University and recently a Visiting Scholar at Columbia University. His talk will touch on the cost of scholarly publishing, authors' publishing rights, and the impacts and implications of the open access movement. Micah is a 2013 Library Journal Mover and Shaker, founder of the award-winning blog Hack Library School, and recently a Visiting Scholar at the Columbia Libraries Center for Digital Research and Scholarship. He serves on the editorial boards of the Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication and In the Library With the Lead Pipe.

• UWG Honors College presents UWG Debate vs. iDebate Rwanda. Come hear Rwandan students debate against UWG's debate team. This event is open to the public

Training:

• Purchasing 101 training will be held on October 9 at 9 a.m. in Row Hall 319. This training is designed to instruct participants on the various procurement methods, steps to completing an Informal Request for Quote and a discussion on the documentation required by Purchasing when submitting requisitions.  Visit the University Meetings and Trainings tab on the Events Calendar to register.