Free Flu Shots in November

Flu shots are available free for all full- and part-time faculty and staff* as follows:

  • Wednesday, November 10: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.; SEAS, Raisler Lounge, Towne Bldg., 220 S. 33rd St.
  • Monday, November 15: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.; Training & Development 1B-South, 3624 Market St.
  • Wednesday, November 17: 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.; Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall --Wharton Student Lounge, 3620 Locust Walk

For faculty and staff who cannot make the times noted above, flu shots are available now through December 15, for $10, at Occupational Medicine (ground floor Silverstein), 3400 Spruce Street, Mondays through Fridays, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.


* For students, flu shots are available at $5 through Student Health, Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m..

Hamilton Village Public Forum

On Thursday, October 28, from 6-8 p.m. there will be a public forum to discuss the Ham-ilton Village Design Competition in the Gates Room of Van Pelt Library. Discussion will be led by Dr. David B. Brownlee, director of College Houses and Academic Services, and Douglas Berger, director of Housing and Conference Services. The forum is sponsored by the Academic and Scholarly Purpose subcommittee of the Campus Development Plan Committee.

All six of the architectural models submitted for the competition are currently on display in the Class of '28 Lounge on the first floor of Van Pelt Library. The display runs through November 8.

Penn Children's Center: A New Home

During last week's Trustees meetings, Executive Vice President John Fry outlined a two-stage resettlement of the Penn Children's Center as the PreK-8 public school's construction approaches. Details of the preliminary plan for an expanded Center in the 3300 block of Chestnut Street will be published next week, along with an update on the PreK-8 project.

Correction to Photo Credit

In last week's Almanac, the 1997 photo of Dr. Zewail credited to Mark Garvin should have been credited to Stuart Watson. We apologize for the error.-Eds.

Almanac, Vol. 46, No. 9, October 26, 1999