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08/25/2016 Digest


New for Harvard Pilgrim Members: Telemedicine Program Available Beginning July 1

Doctor on Demand offers video visits with a provider between 7 a.m. and 11 p.m. from any device for nearly all non-emergency medical conditions, such as flu, nausea/diarrhea, rashes, infections, and sports injuries. (Behavioral health visits are not included.) No referral is required. Providers can write most prescriptions, and send them to any pharmacy. The member pays the lowest office visit copay through their device. Results can be forwarded to the member's Primary Care Physician upon request. Download the app from Apple's App Store, get it on Google play, or for web video visits, go to DoctoronDemand.com.

Reminder About and New Location for the 25Live Tip of the Month

The start of a new academic year is a good time to review the tips in the 25Live Tip of the Month archives, now found at http://goo.gl/JDeiC8 (Scroll to the bottom of page.) Some of the questions that are asked most frequently about 25Live are: how to find your event (November); how to see what spaces and resources have been reserved for your event (November); which changes you can make to an event and which you need to contact the space scheduler for (December); and what time to enter as your eventís start time (January). Check out these and other Tips to help demystify 25Live.

OneCard Office Closed Beginning Noon, Sept. 1; Reopens Tuesday, Sept. 6

To allow for One-Card staff participation in Central Check-in and associated functions relating to the opening of the semester, the OneCard Office will be closed beginning at noon on Thursday, Sept. 1. It will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 6

Sign Up Now for Educational Technology Workshops, Beginning, Monday, Aug. 29

From creating a digital timeline to honing your Google Docs skills, these workshops will help you think about how you can integrate new technologies in your course and get some firsthand experience with using them. Sign up for one or many. Refreshments will be served. Read workshop descriptions at https://goo.gl/zYzYBr and sign up at https://goo.gl/ex2qXf For more information, contact Alexandra Martines at amartines@smith.edu.

Fulbright Deadlines Extended Due to Transition: Slots Still Open for a Chance to Win

The Fellowships Program, now housed in the Lazarus Center for Career Development, has room available for rising seniors intent on seizing a Fulbright Fellowship. Over 350 available post-bacc options include independent research, studying for a degree, or teaching English in one of over 160 countries. Ambitious and eager rising seniors must contact Fellowships Director Don Andrew (dandrew@smith.edu) urgently, without delay by submitting their Enquiry Answers (https://www.smith.edu/fulbright/questions.php) now. Smith's tradition of winning Fulbrights is a chance in a lifetime that changes lives.

Interested in Novice Crew? Contact Coach Klinger

Those interested in Novice Crew for the 2016-2017 season should contact Head Coach Karen Klinger at kklinger@smith.edu with your contact information, student I.D. number, and any questions. No previous experience necessary. The first Novice Meeting is Thursday, Sept. 8, 5:10 p.m. in Ainsworth 150. There is clearance paperwork to be done before practicing, so if you are interested you can get a head start, check out "Additional Links" on the crew web page http://goo.gl/k5jGwR

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