Central Carolinas Business Volunteerism Council invites the public to attend a panel discussion on External Publicity for Corporate Community Involvement Strategies and Tips on Wednesday, January 15, 2003 from 8am-10am at the the Carolinas Medical Center Auditorium, 1000 Blythe Blvd., Charlotte, North Carolina. There will be a continental breakfast starting at 7:30am. Cost per person is $15 and free parking available in the Doctor’s Building Parking Lot. Call 704-371-6324 with any questions or to register.
This year’s Memorial Candlelight Vigil, sponsored by the Council to End Homelessness in Durham and coordinated by Genesis Home, will be held December 19 at 5:30pm at Durham’s Downtown Library Courtyard. The vigil will honor homeless and formerly homeless persons in Durham who have died during the past year. For nore information, contact Ann Tropiano at 919-683-5878 x27.
CompassPoint will host Media Day 2003 on Thursday, January 16, 2003 at the Silicon Valley Conference Center in San Jose, California. For more information, visit the website.
Jerald Feinstein, assistant professor of information systems, at the George Washington University School of Business and Public Management was awarded a $1.6 million grant from OPNET Technologies, Inc., provider of Intelligent Network Management software, which will be used to support Internet2 research and classroom activities.