Transportation Center names new advisors
New members have joined the Transportation Center’s Business Advisory
Committee since the beginning of the academic year.
|photo by Mary Hanlon
SCENE ON CAMPUS: Construction is underway on the foundation of the new Robert
H. Lurie Medical Research Center. The building site is bounded by Fairbanks
and Huron Streets and Prentice Women's Hospital. Plans include nine lab floors
with offices, a ground floor campus center and two floors below grade for a
vivarium and mechanical rooms.
It’s time to nominate staff members for Employee of the Year awards.
Qualifications and nomination form are online at www.northwestern.edu/hr/development/Service%20Rec.htm.
Nominations will be accepted through Jan. 24.
Finalists and longtime service staff
will be honored at the annual service recognition luncheon April 9 at the Drake
Hotel in Chicago.
For more information, contact Judy Mitchell at (847) 491-7509
The first Health and Wellness Fair on the Chicago campus will be held from
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday (Jan. 28) in the Law School Atrium.
The fair will
offer free massages, healthy snacks and blood pressure checks. It also
will feature resources on nutrition, fitness, mental health, sleep,
children and family, self-defense, physical therapy, cancer, heart health,
spirituality, relationship violence, and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender
The fair is free and open to the public. For more information, call