e-Veritas Archive | August 26th, 2009

UMiami Spice—Wellness Style!

6:30 pm

Chef Lori has announced her fall semester cooking series at the Herbert Wellness Center. The first class, titled Fresh Fish Fiesta, features salmon, mahi-mahi, and halibut on Tuesday, September 8 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The cost is $25 for students, $30 for members, and $35 for non-members. Register for three classes in the six-class series and receive a 10 percent discount. Price includes recipes, cooking demonstrations, and food tasting. Class size is limited, so call 305-284-5433 now to register.

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Cardiology Grand Rounds: Heart Disease in Pregnancy

1:45 pm

Maureen Lowery, professor of medicine and medical director of the Non-Invasive Diagnostic Labs at UMHC/SCCC, will present “Heart Disease in Pregnancy” at University of Miami Hospital, South Building, first-floor Seminar Center A and B on Tuesday, September 1 from 12 to 1 p.m. For more information, call Yanay Tabraue at 305-243-1998 or e-mail [email protected].

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Faculty Senate to hold its first meeting of the academic year

3:30 pm

The Faculty Senate will hold its first meeting of the new academic year on Wednesday, August 26 at 3:30 p.m. in Room 106 of the M. Christine Schwartz Center for Nursing and Health Studies. All faculty members are welcome to attend. Visit the Faculty Senate’s Web page at www.miami.edu/FacultySenate for more information. To view new Faculty Senate Chair Richard Williamson’s welcome letter, click here.

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LoweDown kick-off party at Novecento

6:00 pm

Join the Lowe Art Museum during a special kick-off party for the upcoming LoweDown event season featuring 20 percent off Lowe Museum Store coupons for all new Lowe Art Museum memberships, a raffle for Lowe T-shirts, catalogs, and coupons.

The event takes place on Wednesday, August 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Novecento in Coral Gables at 121 Alhambra Plaza. Space is limited. RSVP by e-mailing [email protected].

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Renew, replace, or obtain a new Florida Driver’s License on Coral Gables campus


Need to renew, replace, or obtain a new Florida Driver’s License? Need to switch your out-of-state driver’s license? Need to renew your Florida Vehicle Registration? The University of Miami Police Department is bringing the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles’ mini-FLOW (Florida Licensing on Wheels) to the Coral Gables campus from Wednesday through Friday, August 26-28.

UM Police is bringing Mini-FLOW to campus for your convenience during the first week of class. Through mini-FLOW, you can renew, replace, exchange, or get a new Florida State Driver’s license, as well as renew your vehicle registration. (Please note that written exams and driving tests will not be offered). No appointment is necessary; simply stop by at your convenience from 9:30 a.m.  to 3:30 p.m. The mini-FLOW will be set up in the first-floor lounge of the University Center. Further information is available at www.miami.edu/police or through the UM Police Department Crime Prevention Office at 305-284-1105. A complete list of acceptable proof of identification documents is provided at www.flhsmv.gov. Visit www3.hsmv.state.fl.us/intranet/FlowMobile for a complete list of services offered.

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