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NASA HQ Heads Up 11 Feb 2003

Status Report From: NASA HQ
Posted: Tuesday, February 11, 2003

Tuesday, February 11, 2003

ETHICS TRAINING MAKE-UP SESSIONS
- Wednesday, February 12, 2:30 p.m.
- Thursday, February 13, 9 a.m.
- Tuesday, February 18, 9 a.m.
- Friday, February 21, 9 a.m.
All sessions in the auditorium. (The back-up location for February 13 is MIC 5-A; no back-up locations are scheduled for the other sessions.) Ethics training is also offered online at https://solar.msfc.nasa.gov (Sessions may be rescheduled when the auditorium is not available.) Laurie Rafferty, 358-2028.

IFM CORE FINANCIAL CUTOVER BRIEFING
- February 13, 1-3 p.m., auditorium.
- February 14, 10 a.m.-12 noon, auditorium.
All HQ staff is invited to attend an IFM Core Financial Cutover briefing. Two sessions will be held to help our HQ staff understand the various components of our cutover activities and to talk to representatives of the Core Financial team. Sandra Smalley, 358-4731.

"CURATOR'S CHOICE" BLACK HISTORY EVENTS
Wednesdays, 12 noon-12:15 p.m., National Air and Space Museum. - February 12. "General Benjamin O. Davis, Jr"
- February 19. "The African-American Experience in Astronomy"
- February 26. "African-American Engineers and the Turbofan: The
General Electric CF6" For details on these presentations, see http://www.nasm.si.edu/nasm/pa/nasmnews/newshome.htm

EXCHANGE COUNCIL LOBBY EVENTS CANCELLED
February 10-14. Vendors will not be in the west lobby this week and possibly longer. They will return as soon as possible. Karen White, 358-1056.

SPEND AND WIN FOR VALENTINE'S DAY
Thursday, February 13 - deadline. Exchange Store. Enter the Valentine's Day drawing and win the bear and permanent flower display. For every $10 spent in the store, another ticket goes into the drawing which is scheduled Thursday, February 13, 1 p.m, in the Exchange Store, 358-0162.

SECRETARIAL/CLERICAL AWARDS
Friday, February 14 - nomination deadline. Employees classified as secretaries, clerks, assistants, or technicians are eligible. Submit award nominations to Marian Beverly, Code CP. For details and forms, see http://www.hq.nasa.gov/hq/hqsec.htm Marian Beverly, 358-2318.

VOLUNTEER DURING NATIONAL ENGINEERS WEEK
Encourage students to consider careers in engineering, science, math, and technology. Teach a class in a Washington, DC, Maryland, or Virginia high school, middle school, or elementary school during National Engineers Week (February 16-22) or any time during the month of February. To be matched up with a school, contact Ron Erwin, 301-286-7504.

VOLUNTEERS FOR WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH
Tuesday, February 18, l:30 p.m., Rm 4K31. Planning meeting for this year's HQ Women's History Month activities. All are welcome. Dollie McCown, 358-0936.

COLUMBIA AND THE STS-107 CREW
The latest information on Columbia and her crew will be posted at http://www.nasa.gov/columbia

HQ TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
- February 18. Effective Negotiating.
- February 19. Enneagram: The Personality Wisdom System.
- February 19 and 20. COTR Refresher .
- February 20 and March 11. National Environmental Policy Act
(NEPA) Training.
- February 26-27. Essentials of English Writing.
- March 5. Listening and Memory Development.
For details, see http://ohr.gsfc.nasa.gov/DevGuide/Hq/Februaryfy03.htm

NASA BLOOD DRIVE
Wednesday, February 26, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., MIC 6. Schedule an appointment with your code coordinator today. All scheduled donors are eligible for a raffle drawing of two Foot Locker gift cards. HUD and contractor employees are welcome. Refreshments will be served. Shirley Mitchell, RN, 358-2600.

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