Deuel to Speak in Faculty Lecture Series
The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) Professor Thomas F.
Deuel will speak on "Cytokine Cascades: Pathways to Functional
Diversity in Growth Differentiation and Neoplastic Transformation",
as part of the Faculty Lecture Series on Wednesday, March
12. The lecture will be held at 5 PM in the Timken Amphitheater,
Scripps Clinic, 10666 North Torrey Pines Road.
A Look at the Vision Plan
Benefits Administration would like to remind participants
in TSRI medical plans about the Vision Plan offered through
Medical Eye Services (MES). The coverage is as follows:
- One routine examination per 12 consecutive months,
- Up to $110 toward frames per 24 consecutive months,
- One pair of standard lenses per 12 consecutive months
OR up to $100 toward contact lenses per 12 consecutive months.
Please remember to bring an MES claim form when you
go to routine eye exams or to purchase eyewear. A $10 co-payment
will be required at the time of annual services.
MES packets are available in Human Resources. The packet
includes an MES claim form, an MES Provider Directory (list
of ophthalmologists, optometrists, and opticians), and a fact
sheet. If you have questions or would like an MES packet,
please contact Benefits Administration at x4-8487 or email@example.com.
The MES website also provides
Rescheduled: How to Save for College 101
Have you ever wondered how you will save enough for the cost
of a college education for your children or even yourself?
While the costs of college may seem overwhelming, GoldenState
ScholarshareCalifornia's 529 College Savings Programis
an easy, flexible way to save for higher education while enjoying
tax advantages. The information session with a TIAA-CREF Scholarshare
representative has been rescheduled to Tuesday, March 11 in
the Keck Amphitheater, Beckman Center from 1 to 2 PM. For
more information, contact Benefits Administration, x4-8487.
Use Word with Style
Did you know that you can build an automatic table of contents
or list of figures in Word? Have you ever wanted to relabel
your graphic file? Do you want to know more about using Section
Breaks to control formatting? If you are interested in learning
more, then sign up for the Styles class scheduled for Tuesday,
March 4, from 8:30 to 11 AM. Other topics will include: using
the Outline mode; creating and modifying styles; using hyperlinks
to jump to other locations in a Word document. If time permits,
the class will also cover how to import a Word document, in
the outline mode, into PowerPoint to create a slide show.
To enroll, go to http://www.scripps.edu/rc/training/dapps_signup.html,
or e-mail Training@scripps.edu.