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NASA HQ Heads Up 1 April 2003

Status Report From: NASA HQ
Posted: Tuesday, April 1, 2003

EMERGENCY EVACUATION PROCEDURES FOR GARAGE

During an emergency situation at NASA Headquarters, the Security Force will immediately close the garage entrance and exit door to prevent vehicles and pedestrians from entering and exiting the building until the "All Clear" is given to return to the building. If you are in the garage during an emergency, please go to the nearest exit stairwell and proceed to the Street Level Exit Door to leave the building. Steven Peyton, 358-0191.

QUARTERLY FARE SUBSIDY PICKUP RM. 4K31

- April 1, 2, 3, and 8, 10 a.m.-12 noon and 1:30-3 p.m.

- April 9 and 10, 10 a.m.-12 noon only. Subsidies not picked up by April 10 will be forfeited for the quarter. LaKisha Dyson, 358-0208, or Denise Hurey, 358-2105.

CODE CI OPEN HOUSE

Wednesday, April 2, 2-4 p.m., Rm. 4D39. You are cordially invited to a Code CI Open House and Afternoon Social. Code CI, the HQ Information Technology & Communications Division, has moved, and we would like to take this opportunity to greet and meet with you in our new home on the 4th floor. Please come to visit and have some refreshments. Sandra Gibson, 358-1340.

HQ TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

  • - April 8. Ten Rules for Effective Negotiating.
  • - April 11. Time Management: Work Smarter Not Harder.
  • - April 16. Innovation and Strategy with Gary Hamel.
  • - April 23. The Leadership Challenge: Re-engage Employees in Turbulent Times
  • - April 24. The Wellness Coach: Getting Healthy with Dr. Todd.
  • - May 8. Enhancing Your Career and Life through the Myers-Briggs. (Myers-Briggs Indicator is a registered trademark of CPP.)
  • - May 21. Living The Four Agreements: Accent Life Tools for a Modern World.
http://ohr.gsfc.nasa.gov/DevGuide/Hq/Aprilfy03.htm

GODDARD CENTER DIRECTOR'S COLLOQUIUM

Tuesday, April 8, 10-11:30 a.m., Building 3 Goett Auditorium, GSFC. Presentation by Monty Roberts, The Man Who Listens to Horses, titled "Horse Sense for People." For details, see http://workforce.gsfc.nasa.gov/b2c1.html Gail Williams, 301-286-0159.

COMPUTER TRAINING CENTER CLASSES

  • - April 3. Word 2000 Intermediate I (PC).
  • - April 8. Word 2000 Basics I (PC).
  • - April 10. Dreamweaver Intermediate I (PC).
  • - April 15. HTML Basics II (PC).
  • - April 17. Word 2000 Intermediate II (PC).
  • - April 22. Word 2000 Basics II (PC).

For details, see http://www.hq.nasa.gov/office/codec/codeci/ctc/schedule.htm To pre-register, mailto:ctc@hq.nasa.gov or call 358-1111.

TAKE OUR DAUGHTERS TO WORK MEETING

Monday, April 7, 2 p.m. Code CE conference Rm. 4F35. Planning meeting for Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at HQ on Thursday, April 24. Volunteers are needed. All are welcome. Christopher Rodriguez, 358-0950.

LASIK SEMINAR

Wednesday, April 9, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., MIC 3. Join Vision Quest Laser Center for an educational seminar and screening for LASIK vision correction. Space is limited, so sign up today! If you are interested in attending, contact the Health Unit, 358-2600.

NATIONAL AIR AND SPACE MUSEUM EVENTS

- Thursday, April 10, 8 p.m. "Mars in a New Light!: The Latest Infrared and Visible Images from Mars Odyssey" with Dr. Phil Christensen. This event is free, but tickets are required.

- Friday, April 11, 8 p.m. "Spaceflight: Project Gemini to the Space Shuttle" with Capt. John W. Young, USN (Ret.) of Johnson Space Center. Tickets are available to NASA employees and retirees for $15. For details and tickets, see http://www.nasm.si.edu/nasm/pa/nasmnews/newshome.htm NASM, 202-357-3762.

HQ SECRETARIAL/CLERICAL AWARDS LUNCHEON

Wednesday, April 23, reception 11:30 a.m., luncheon 12 noon, Discovery Ballroom, Holiday Inn Capital. Purchase tickets for $17 by April 18. For details, see http://www.hq.nasa.gov/hq/hqsec.htm For ticket sales, contact Marian Beverly, 358-2318; Denise Hurey, 358-2105; or Rhonda Taylor, 358-0444.

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