5 things you need to know this week

By Life@TheU

5 things you need to know this week

By Life@TheU
A weekly series designed to highlight events, benefits, perks, and items of interest for University of Miami faculty and staff.

Enjoy unlimited free grocery deliveries. 
Now.
Kroger is offering University students and faculty and staff members free delivery on all groceries on and off campus. ’Canes can enjoy on-campus delivery on Tuesdays and Thursdays or place a delivery to a private residence any day of the week. Remember to show your ’Cane Card to the driver to score free delivery. Create your account and place your first order.

Advance your pedagogy with PETAL. 
Multiple dates starting Jan. 24.
Faculty members are encouraged to attend sessions aimed at achieving excellence in teaching among peer research institutions. The Platform for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (PETAL) is holding multiple virtual events tailored for faculty development and pedagogical innovation. See upcoming sessions.

Join the Career Champions Network.
Wednesday, Jan. 25, at 3:30 p.m.
Gain insight into new education trends and frameworks used to support students in their careers. Faculty and staff members interested in participating in this session must join the Career Champions Network, a group of employees who are interested in advancing career education and awareness at the University and in contributing to the future success of students. Learn more about the Career Champions Network. 

Attend the next Faculty Senate Meeting.
Wednesday, Jan. 25, at 3:30 p.m.
All University faculty members are invited to attend this virtual meeting. Participants are encouraged to learn more about the Faculty Senate and its representatives. Contact the Faculty Senate Office at facsen@miami.edu to register.

Watch the best movies of all time at the Cosford Cinema.
Every Sunday, from Jan. 29 until April 2.
Every 10 years, film industry experts conduct a poll to determine the top 10 best films of all time. Now you can watch all of them at the Cosford Cinema located on the Coral Gables Campus. The cost for each screening is $5, or you can purchase a series pass for $40. Some screenings will be followed by a Q&A with local film experts. See the full list of screenings and purchase your tickets.

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