The Johns Hopkins Gazette: April 12, 1999
Apr. 12-19

Johns Hopkins Gazette Online Edition

Alumni Association Awards -- Nominations are being sought for three Johns Hopkins Alumni Association Awards. The awards are the Woodrow Wilson Award for Distinguished Government Service; the Heritage Award, which is intended for outstanding service/contribution to the university and/or the Alumni Association; and the Distinguished Alumnus Award, for exemplary personal, professional or humanitarian achievements.

Individuals are encouraged to submit the names of deserving Hopkins alumni. For a nomination form, call the Office of Alumni Relations at 410-516-0363. The deadline for nominations is July 1.

Printing Services Special Offer -- Hopkins faculty, staff and students are being offered a special deal of 3 cents per 8 1/2" x 11" page, any number of copies. Printing Services is open Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and is located in the basement of Garland Hall on the Homewood campus. For information, call 410-516-8025.

Red Cross Blood Drive -- The next blood drive is scheduled for Wed., April 21, and Thurs., April 22, on the Homewood campus. To schedule an appointment, call the Office of Faculty, Staff and Retiree Programs at 410-516-0138. Appointments will be taken ahead of walk-in donors.

Networking Opportunity -- The Johns Hopkins Nurses' Alumni Association invites all School of Nursing graduates currently working at the Medical Institutions to a networking reception on Thurs., April 22, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Pinkard Building, 525 N. Wolfe St. For more information or to R.S.V.P., contact Melinda Rose at 410-955-4285 or at

Communicating with the Speech Disabled -- Maryland Relay, a public service offered by the state of Maryland, lets standard telephone users communicate with deaf, hard-of-hearing or speech-disabled people who use a TTY, or text telephone. Maryland Relay offers a three-digit number--711--to use from anywhere within the state. Service is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. There is no limit on the number of times 711 may be used. Call 1-800-552-7724 (voice/TTY) or visit