UT Alert and Personal Property Registration Feb 3

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Stop by Feb 3 between 10:30 and 12:30 to register for UT Alert registration or to register your personal property and have it engraved. Officers will have information about campus resources such as the T:Link and T:Late Nite for getting around safely.

UT ALERT is a text messaging system that allows the university to communicate with members of the campus community quickly in the event of an emergency. Once a person completes the sign-up process, notifications may be sent through text messages and e-mail.

For more information on campus safety, visit http://safety.utk.edu.

To sign up for UT ALERT, visit https://www.utk.edu/utalert.

Veterinary Medicine International: New Open Access Journal

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The publishers Sage and Hindawi have launched a new open access veterinary journal that has no article processing or page charges.

The list of reviewers is extensive and international, as is the editorial board.


From the About this Journal link:

Veterinary Medicine International is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, case reports, and clinical studies in all areas of veterinary medicine.

Memory card reader now available for checkout at the Music Library

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-The Music Library now has a memory card reader available for checkout. The loan period is 2 hours in the library only. It works with 15 types of media: XD Picture Card, CompactFlash I, CompactFlash II, SmartMedia, Secure Digital, Mini Secure Digital (Mini SD), MultiMediaCard, RSMMC, IBM Microdrive, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick Pro Duo, Memory Stick MagicGate, and Memory Stick MagicGate Duo.

Please ask for it at the Circulation Desk.



Summer Job and Internship Fair

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Wednesday, 10 February, 2010

If you are looking for summer job and/or internship, this is the perfect venue. Keep in mind that internships are available year-round-not just during the summer.

Log in to Hire-A-Vol for a list of employers attending the fair, types of positions available and desired majors. You can also submit your resume to employers in advance through the RSVP feature.

Dress professionally and bring multiple copies of your resume. Visit the Career Services website for resume assistance

Visit http://utk-csm.symplicity.com/events/ to view employers attending the fair.

Click here for more information

How to Turn off Double- Sided Printing on Printers in the Library

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How to Turn off Double- Sided Printing on Printers in the Library

1) Click the print command (file + print)

2) Click on the Properties button on the top right of print box

3) In the Properties dialogue box, click the “Finishing” tab

4) Click the “Print Task Quick Sets” drop down

5) Select “Simplex – 1 side per sheet”, click OK

When you logout, the machine will go back to double-sided printing.

“Love Your Libraries” Fun Run, March 20

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SponsorBar2010Join other library supporters at the 18th annual “Love Your Libraries” Fun Run, sponsored by Comcast and hosted by the University of Tennessee Graduate Student Senate. The 5K race and fun walk will take place Saturday, March 20, 2010. Registration is from 6:45 to 7:45 a.m. in Circle Park on the UT campus, and the race begins at 8:00 a.m. Proceeds benefit the University of Tennessee Libraries.

The Graduate Student Senate hosted its first race to benefit the UT Libraries in 1992. Proceeds from the race assist the libraries in purchasing much-needed electronic resources, books, equipment, and other items critical for student success at the University of Tennessee.

Each year, corporate sponsors throughout the Knoxville community help make the Fun Run possible with charitable gifts. Once again Comcast, our title sponsor, will provide financial support and airtime on their cable television network to advertise the event. Another major donor, Rivr Media, will assist with publicity. Other sponsors include: the UT Federal Credit Union, UT Book and Supply Stores, Brandons Awards and Engraving, Miche Bags, Dr. William Kim Salmons DDS, Pimento’s Cafe & Market, Salon Azure, and Runners Market.

The race is sanctioned and emceed by the Knoxville Track Club. An awards ceremony will follow the race. Awards will be given to the top three runners overall, 1st Masters (40+) and 1st Grand Masters (50+), male and female — as well as awards given by age and gender. The Fastest UT Runner (student, faculty, or staff) and the Best Team (organization with most registrants) also will be recognized. Awards must be picked up on race day; they will not be mailed. Fun Run t-shirts are guaranteed to all pre-registered runners. Shirts will be given out on a first-come, first-served basis on race day.

Pre-registrations must be postmarked by March 13. Entry forms are available here. Check out the race route.

Help us spread the word. Please print and display our poster.

For more information, contact the Graduate Student Senate (gss@nullutk.edu or 865-974-2377).

Hand-me-downs for Haiti

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Sigma Alpha, the Professional Agriculture Sorority, is having a “Hand-me-Downs” for Haiti clothing drive this week. If students could please bring their gently used clothing to the boxes located in Pendergrass Library, McCord Hall near Mabel’s, and the lobby of Plant Biotech it would be greatly appreciated. We will also be placing boxes in some of the residence halls