FYI Topics for Sunday November 23, 2014
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  1. Terp Zoo featuring Elephante - Presented by Terrapin Beats Society
  2. RFP For New Coursera MOOCs: Deadline November 30
  3. Dining on campus - highlights this week
  4. Women in Sports Media: At the Newseum

1. Terp Zoo featuring Elephante - Presented by Terrapin Beats Society

When: Sunday, November 23, 2014 8:00 PM - Monday, November 24, 2014 12:00 PM
Where: Ritchie Coliseum
Event Type(s): Concert

Terrapin Beats Society is proud to present its 2014 Fall Electronic Music Concert, Terp Zoo featuring Elephante!

Website: http://Ter.ps/TerpZoo



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2. RFP For New Coursera MOOCs: Deadline November 30

Event Type(s): Other

MOOCs: An RFP is now available (Due November 30, 2014) to develop new Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Partnering with Coursera, we have created 16 of these courses including three specializations in Mobile Cloud Computing with Android,Cybersecurity, and Entrepreneurship. Now we are looking to create more, so join us!

Website: http://tltc.umd.edu/programs/coursera_rfp_fall14.html

For more information, contact:
Ben Bederson
+1 301-405-3394

www.cs.umd.edu/~bederson



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3. Dining on campus - highlights this week

When: Sunday, November 23, 2014 - Saturday, November 29, 2014
Event Type(s): Other

Thanksgiving weekend hours of operation
-- Online and posted at the entrance of every Dining location.
This Week
- Celebrate 90 years of Famous Maryland Dairy Ice Cream at the Maryland Dairy in the Stamp !
- Stop in select Cafes on campus for one of three Starbucks Fall Favorites
- Brand name locations dish up great deals in Nov in the Stamp Food Court
Coming up
- Breakfast with Santa at Mulligan's Grill Saturday, December 6: info online
Visit online for menus and details

For more information, contact:
W Bartram Hipple
Dining Services
+1 301 314 9413

dining.umd.edu



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4. Women in Sports Media: At the Newseum

When: Saturday, December 06, 2014 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: The Newseum : Knight Theater
Event Type(s): Diversity,Seminar,Special Event

Join the Newseum Institute for a new Journalism/Works program, "Women in Sports Media," that explores questions of women and sports media with some of the top female sports journalists working today.

Panelists:

Mary Byrne, managing editor/sports, USA Today
Sally Jenkins, columnist, The Washington Post
Marcia Keegan, vice president for production, ESPN
Andrea Kremer, reporter, HBO's "Real Sports" and NFL Network
Monica McNutt, reporter, NewsChannel 8
Rachel Nichols, sports journalist, CNN and Turner Sports
Lesley Visser, sports journalist, CBS Sports, ESPN and ABC

Moderators:

George Solomon, director, Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism
Christine Brennan, columnist, USA Today

The program is presented by the Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism, the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland, and the Newseum Institute.

RSVP here: http://www.newseum.org/events-programs/rsvp3/

Website: http://povichcenter.org/dec-6-women-in-sports-media/

For more information, contact:
Beth Mechum
Povich Center
+1 301 405 4605

www.povichcenter.org



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