VOL. 124 | NO. 41 | Monday, March 2, 2009
The Engineers’ Club of Memphis Inc. will hold its weekly meeting and lunch today at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. George Ragazzo of Modular Gabion Systems Inc. will present “Modular Gabions and Mattresses.” Cost is $14. No reservations are required.
The University of Memphis will hold its Graduate School Recruitment Fair today from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Rose Theatre. The fair will feature information about the university’s 23 doctoral degrees, 55 masters’ degrees, 12 graduate certificates and the Education Specialist degree. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 678-4212.
Rhodes College will host a presentation by Dr. James W. Ceaser today at 7 p.m. in the McCallum Ballroom of the Bryan Campus Life Center. Ceaser, professor of politics at the University of Virginia, will present “The 2008 Election and the Future of Conservatism.” For more information, call Daniel Cullen at 843-3661.
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet Tuesday at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Claude Watts, interim CEO of the Regional Medical Center at Memphis, will speak. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Memphis’ Herff College of Engineering will honor Tom DeHart as its Outstanding Alumnus at its annual awards dinner Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. For reservations, call 678-1333.
Talk Shoppe will present the free seminar “Short on Cash, Why Not Trade?” Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South, 3693 Tyndale Drive. For more information, call Jo Garner at 482-0354.
LunaWeb will host Social Media Expedition Breakfast Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. The breakfast is for anyone interested in social media. For more information, call 888-5862.
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop titled “Fund Development 101” Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Alliance office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. The facilitator will be Stephanie Roth, who will discuss how to raise funds for a nonprofit organization. For more information or reservations, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.