The Johns Hopkins Gazette: October 7, 2002
Oct 7-13

Johns Hopkins Gazette Online Edition

Tutorial Project Open House -- The Hopkins community is invited to "Lights on Afterschool! Open House," a showcase of out-of-school programs featuring the Teach Baltimore Summer Academy and the Johns Hopkins Tutorial Project. Tour the Tutorial Project and receive information on how to get involved with its programs.

The open house will be held Thursday, Oct. 10, from 4:30 to 6 p.m., in Levering Hall on the Homewod campus. For more information, contact Nadine Finigan, Teach Baltimore, at 410-516-6223 or Ann Forno, the Tutorial Project, at 410-516-7673.

Toner Cartridge Recycling Program for United Way -- Offices on the Homewood and East Baltimore campuses can now recycle laser or laserjet, deskjet, fax and certain copier cartridges through the Trash to Beams recycling program. On the East Baltimore campus, cartridges should be boxed and sent through interdepartmental mail to the new recycling coordinator, Latrenya Hines in Custodial Services, B031 Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Homewood campus offices should contact Patrick Moran, Homewood's recycling coordinator, at 6-5592 or or to arrange for a pick-up. Cartridges should not be sent through Homewood campus mail. Drum-type cartridges from copiers are not accepted in either location.

For every recycled cartridge, Galam Computer Supplies makes a donation to the JHU United Way of Central Maryland campaign.

JHU Ballroom Dance Club -- The Johns Hopkins Ballroom Dance Club will offer weekly salsa/merengue classes in the Great Hall on the Homewood campus from 7:45 to 9:15 p.m. The classes will take place on Mondays, Oct. 14, 21 and 28. The entire session costs $25 per person, $40 for a couple and $20 for students with ID. To sign up, call 410-499-6602 or e-mail

Flu Vaccines -- Flu vaccines will be offered free of charge to faculty and staff of the Homewood campus during the week of Oct. 29 in the Sherwood Room at Levering. The schedule is as follows: Tuesday, Oct. 29, 10 a.m. to noon and 2 to 4 p.m.; Wednesday, Oct. 30, 7 to 10 a.m. and 2 to 4 p.m.; and Thursday, Oct. 31, 10 a.m. to noon and 2 to 4 p.m. For more information, call Occupational Health Services at 410-516-0450.

After Oct. 31, vaccines will be administered through the month of November in the office of Occupational Health Services, W-601 Wyman Park on Tuesday, Wednesdays and Fridays. Flu vaccines will also be offered at the East Baltimore campus. For times and location, call 410-955-6211.