8/15 and 17/17: WIM HSC this week: Mixer and Prof Dev

Just a reminder:
WIM Mixer, Tuesday, August 15, 2017, Edmondson Lounge, 4-7pm

Joy, Success and Meaning: Creating the Balance you Desire
August 17, 2017 Noon to 1:30
Norris Medical Library East Conference room
Are you living the life you have always wanted, or are you just going through the motions of every day? This workshop introduces a structured method to help you identify the most important areas in your life and to focus with intention on the areas that you want to improve. You will leave this workshop knowing what is important to you and excited about making positive changes in various areas of your life. You may be discussing topics of a personal nature (but you don’t have to), so please come with an open mind and agree to keep everything said confidential. Facilitated by Elaine Padilla, Ana Nguyen, and Kristine Moe. Seating is very limited, so please don’t delay submitting your RSVP, which closes on Tuesday, 8/15.
FREE for WIM members; $10 for non-members
RSVP: http://uscwim.org/calendar.asp

Oh, and HSC WIM Book Club is cancelled on Monday, and will be rescheduled asap.

And don’t forget to check our calendar for exciting new events.


July 27, 2017: Poet Tea at HSC needs more RSVPs

The Poet Tea at HSC on Thursday, 7/27 from 5-7pm needs at least 5 more RSVPs by end of business tomorrow, Friday, 7/21. It’s in some danger of being cancelled if more people aren’t interested in attending. Event details:

Poet Tea with Lynne Thompson
This is a free book club meeting like all WIM book club meetings, just this one has a wonderful poet, tea and snacks with it. See below on what and where to read Ms. Thompson’s poetry, if you are so inclined. Or just come for the snacks (but RSVP so we have enough snacks, thanks).
When: Thursday, July 27, 2017, 5-7pm
Where: Norris Medical Library West Conference Room

Here’s where you RSVP: http://www.uscwim.org/calendar.asp
Here’s more information on the event: https://uscwim.wordpress.com/2017/07/11/july-27-2017-hsc-book-club-poet-tea-with-lynne-thompson/
Here are some photos from the last time proving how much fun we had at the Poet Tea last February: https://uscwim.wordpress.com/2017/03/02/2162017-poets-tea-photos/
Here’s the flyer link (flyer image below):

And here’s how I’ll look if this event doesn’t happen. 🙂

So, please RSVP so I don’t have to look like that. Please?

Thank you.

2/16/2017: Late breaking news! Sholeh Wolpe joins us for the Poets Tea

WIM Poets Tea at HSC is delighted to announce that

Shloeh Wolpe

Will be joining us on February 16, 2017

Ms. Wolpe’s poetry can be found at http://www.sholehwolpe.com/

Also joining us will be

Suzanne Lummis http://suzannelummis.com/
Lynne Thompson http://www.poetry.us.com/lynnethompson.html
Amy Uyematsu https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poets/detail/amy-uyematsu
Michelle Bitting http://www.michellebitting.com/

Please be sure to RSVP by February 9, 2017 due to the complex nature of the catering.

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 5-7 PM
Norris Medical Library West Conference Room, HSC
WIM members free; non-members $10
Please RSVP at http://www.uscwim.org/calendar.asp by February 9, 2017

Monday, May 23, 2016: Book Clubs Reminder

HSC WIM Book Club
May 23, 2016, noon to 1
Norris Medical Library West Conference Room
“The Nest,” by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
ISBN: 978-0062414212
Website: http://ecco.hc.com/cs/nest

UPC WIM Book Club
May 23, 2016, noon to 1
UPDATED LOCATION: VPD 103 (new building between Lewis Hall and the Law School)
“When Women Were Birds,” by Terry Tempest Williams
ISBN: 978-1250024114
Website: http://us.macmillan.com/whenwomenwerebirds/TerryTempestWilliams

Guess which book club is reading which book.

Guess which book club is reading which book.

You don’t have to read the book to come to the book club. You can come to help us choose the next book.

An RSVP is unnecessary, but encouraged in case the room changes or something. RSVP: http://uscwim.org/calendar.asp