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July 25th, 2017

Call for Nominations for Secretary-elect

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Please see the letter from the Chair of the Emeritus Executive – Rochester Campus about elections at the upcoming Quarterly Luncheon and Business Meeting on October 10. To view, click here.  

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July 13th, 2017

Tech Talk Tonight!

By joannerosener joannerosener

It’s not too late to attend the Tech Talk tonight at 7 pm in Judd Hall on Digital Storage. There are many options available each with differing pros and cons.  Bring your questions and an open mind about what is the best way for you to store and manage your digital data.

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July 13th, 2017

July Quarterly Noon Luncheon

By Neath Folger neathfolger

At the recent noon Luncheon Dr. Heidi Nelson spoke on The Human Microbiome or the Missing Link in her role as a member of the Center for Individualized Medicine. It created awareness of how much we owe to our own bacterial flora and their influence on both health and disease processes. Make you think of […]

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June 19th, 2017

More on Making Sense of The Mayo Clinic Internet Restrictions

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Question: I use my mayo.edu address exclusively for emailing. Can I continue to use this for my personal email at home and on a Mayo device. Answer: It is preferred that you use a personal email provider such as Yahoo, Gmail, Charter, etc for personal use if at all possible. We realize this is inconvenient. […]

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May 30th, 2017

Important Message from Mayo News Center

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Internet restrictions: Answers to how long and why May 26, 2017 Staff restrictions on internet use are estimated to be in place for 90 days while security enhancements are being developed. During this time: You should never check personal email (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo, Charter, etc.) from any Mayo Clinic laptop, workstation or clinical system. You […]

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May 2nd, 2017

Help is Here

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Learn to do more with your computer! Our colleagues from the HelpDesk under the guidance of Mr. Jonathan Holmes are still available to provide Emeriti technological assistance at: IT Help Sessions at Plummer 10 Business Center 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the Month from 10 am to 12 noon. Take advantage of this terrific resource. […]

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April 27th, 2017

Silver Force Biking Event

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Silver Lake to Mayowood Biking Come and enjoy the fresh air of spring, bluebells nestled in the woods, and local artwork while biking from Sliver Lake to Mayowood! When: Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 9:30 am Where: Meet at West Silver Lake Parking Lot Biking Guide: Sue Briske (507-269-3260) Art4Trails is a new public art […]

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April 11th, 2017

Coming This Month – Rochester

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Rochester International Film Festival April 17, 2015 – April 23, 2015 Mark your calendars now for the 20th Annual Rochester International Film Festival which will open on Friday, April 17th and continue through Thursday, April 23rd. All films will be shown at Wehrenberg Rochester Galaxy 14 Cine in Rochester, MN. There will be an opening […]

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April 10th, 2017

Silver Force “Small Talk”

By joannerosener joannerosener

Monday April 17th – Ken Allsen Presenting ‘Old College Street’, the Historic Heart of Rochester On Monday the 17th, you might want to plan on attending the Silver Force ‘Small Talk’ at 7 pm in Geffen. This is a unique opportunity to attend a presentation sponsored by RCTC’s Learning is Forever (LIFE) program. Ken Allsen […]

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March 31st, 2017

From Mayo News Center 3/31

By Neath Folger neathfolger

Delta to offer two new flights between Rochester, Atlanta Delta Air Lines announced the addition of two new flights between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL), effective July 9. The new flights are in red below; the current flights between RST and ATL are in black: RST to ATL ATL to […]

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