Attend the It’s on Us Resources Fair and Earn Well ’Canes Points

Attend the It’s on Us Resource Fair to learn about the resources available to prevent, treat and educate yourself and others about sexual assault and other misconduct from noon to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21.

 Faculty and staff can earn prizes, including 50 Well ’Canes points, for participating in the Faculty & Staff Level UP Challenge at the fair, hosted annually by the President’s Campus Coalition on Sexual Violence Prevention & Education, the Sandler Center, the Counseling Center, and the Office of Title IX Compliance to increase awareness about resources for prevention, education and treatment of sexual assault and other misconduct.

Stop by the Office of Title IX Compliance table first for Challenge Card and details. Whether you’re a challenger, contender or champion, this is a great opportunity to increase your knowledge about sexual misconduct prevention and awareness efforts at the University and strengthen your connections to other members of the UM community.

UM students can earn prizes for taking the annual campus climate check survey and there will be free giveaways and food for everyone.




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Faculty Senate Meeting at the Faculty Club on Wednesday, February 28

NOTE: Location change

The next Faculty Senate meeting will take place on Wednesday, February 28, at 3:30 p.m. in the Faculty Club, in the Whitten University Center on the Coral Gables campus. All UM faculty members are invited to attend.

For more information about the Senate, its representatives, and meeting information, visit the Faculty Senate website.


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Clarification: Counseling Center Massages for Students Only

The massage chair at UM’s student Counseling Center is designated for student use only. In last week’s issue, Veritas indicated otherwise and apologizes for any confusion.

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Greek Week Hosts Blood Drive February 19-21

Greek Week is holding a blood drive on campus at the following locations, dates, and times:

Shalala Student Center Ballrooms
from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on  Monday, February 19 and Tuesday, February 20 and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, February 21

The red parking lot behind Merritt Panhellenic Building
from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, February 19 through Wednesday, February 21


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Lip Enhancement Study Open to Employees

Lisa Grunebaum, the co-chief of the Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and associate professor of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and dermatology at the Miller School of of Medicine, is conducting a research study on a new investigational dermal filler, Restylane® Kysse, to augment thin lips and fill in small wrinkles around the mouth.

If you are 22 years of age or older, have not used any cosmetic facial treatment below your eyes in the past 12 months, nor used any prescription topical treatments on your face, you may be eligible to join the study and be compensated for your time. To learn more, contact Constanza Pelisse at cpelusso@miami.edu.





















If you are interested in being considered for the study, please call 305-243-5377 schedule a screening appointment. DO NOT REPLY TO THIS EMAIL

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