Work has begun on Phase II of the Medical Sciences Building rehabilitation project, which involves the northeast quadrant of floors G through 6 and the north half of the seventh floor. The projectís main focus is to rehabilitate the buildingís mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems. Work on Phase II is expected to last about 18 months. Levine Park is being used as the projectís staging area and will be closed during this time. If you have questions about the project, call (513) 558-2672 or e-mail email@example.com.
Nightingale Event Honors Tristate Nurses April 21 The 18th annual Nightingale Awards for Excellence in Nursing will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 21, at the Hyatt Regency Cincinnati. Presented by the College of Nursing Board of Advisors, the awards recognize Tristate nurses who best exemplify excellent direct patient care. Board of Advisors Award winners will each receive $1,000 and Deanís Award honorees will receive $400. Tickets to attend the event are $50 each. Sponsorships are still available. For more information, visit nursing.uc.edu.
Breast Cancer Research Forum April 24 The sixth annual public education forum, Looking Upstreamfor Environmental Links to Breast Cancer, will be held from8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 24, at UCís Reading Campus. Presented by the Cincinnati Breast Cancer & the Environment Research Center (BCERC), the forum provides information on potential environmental links to breast cancer and an update on the centerís research. The cost is $15 and includes a buffet breakfast and educational materials. For more information, visit eh.uc.edu/growingupfemale.