7:00 PM Activity:
Tuskegee University Students Elections Speakout #1. Agenda: Introduction of candidates and presentation of platforms. Logan Hall. Tues. February 5
NEWS NOTES! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !
On February 1, the Army ROTC and the CVMNAH (Nursing Department) helped to celebrate the achievement of one of America’s pioneering professionals, Della H. Rainey. Rainy became the first black nurse commissioned as a lieutenant in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps and the first nurse to become part of the Tuskegee Airmen. This month marks the 112th year of existence of the U.S. Army Nurse Corps. A birthday cake was cut to honor the U.S. Army Nurse Corps. Lt. Col. Patricia A. Coburn, deputy chief nurse for the U.S. Army Cadet Command, served as the guest speaker for the event.
National Pet Dental Health Month is Feb.1-28, 2013. Pet owners are encouraged to focus on the importance of regular dental care and how good dental care contributes to overall good health. For more information, visit www.petdental.com or www.avma.org
* * *
FREE Tax Preparation Service and fast electronic filing from Cooperative Extension with Tuskegee-Macon County CDC and the College of Business and Information Science for households with annual income of $56,000 or less for 2011. Call 725-8496 for appointments.
* * *
The process of discarding old/unwanted equipment and furniture has started. Two dumpsters have been ordered and will be delivered by Feb. 15. They will be located on the side of Williams-Bowie Hall and near Ward - C. You may also label these items with red tape indicating discarding the item(s). Contact Dr. James Webster if you need red tape. Contact: J. Webster, 727-8469, email@example.com.
* * *
FREE Practice Tests for GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, DAT OAT, and PCAT. Sign up now at http://www.formstack.com/forms/?1167534-WsVm13kFPv. Testing will be Saturday, February 25, 2012.
* * *
The Tuskegee University Department of English is calling for creative work about Tuskegee. Please submit work as Microsoft Word documents to Dr. Bill Ndi, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Dr. Loretta Burns, L_burns@mytu.tuskegee.edu, by March 1, 2013. Creative works can include: Original poetry, short stories, essays, and one-act plays about Tuskegee University, city of Tuskegee, and/or Macon County for a proposed publication entitled Tuskegee Voices and Visions.
* * *
Future Dates to Remember:
** The Western Veterinary Annual Conference is Feb. 17-21, 2013, in Las Vegas, Nevada. For more information, go to: http://www.wvc.org.
** 2013 AAVMC Annual Conference and Iverson Bell Symposium are coming March 8-10, 2013, at the Westin Alexandria in Alexandria, Virginia.
** Mark your calendarâ€¦The 48th Annual Veterinary Medical Symposium is coming... March 20-23, 2013. Tuskegee University Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center & TUSVM Complex. Contact: Carrie King for Registration Information, 727-8470; email@example.com. Web page: http://www.onemedicine.tuskegee.edu/symposium48/symp48.htm.