PORTLAND – Linda Greenhouse, U.S. Supreme Court correspondent for the New York Times, will speak at the University of Maine School of Law at 6 p.m. Monday, April 12. She will discuss “What Got into the Court and What Happens Next?: The Supreme Court’s Amazing Last Term and Fascinating Current One.” The lecture is free and open to the public and will be preceded by a reception at 5:15 p.m. in the Law School Lobby. To reserve a seat, call 780-4344.

Employer Health conference set

PORTLAND – The University of Southern Maine Lifeline Center will host a conference, “Employer Health Management and Medical Self-Care: Effective Strategies for Enhancing Workplace Health and Productivity,” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 4, at the Doubletree Hotel. Sessions will be lead by national and local experts.

The focus will be on employer-based medical self-care programs that are designed to assist employees in acquiring knowledge and skills to help minimize the over-use and under-use of health care services/products. The conference will also include a “train the trainer” session.

The full brochure is available at http://www.usm.maine.edu/lifeline/Medselfcare.htm or by calling Tom Downing at 780-4879.

Seeking philanthropist

FAIRLEE, Vt. – The Northern New England Chapter of the Association of Fund Raising Professionals is soliciting nominations for the 2004 Philanthropist of the Year.

Traditionally, Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont are represented by one award winner each. Individuals, families, businesses, corporations and foundations are eligible.

The association will recognize the winners at its annual Philanthropy Awards Day Dinner, which will be held on Nov. 4, at the Lake Morey Inn and Resort.

For more information or to obtain nominating materials, contact Donna Rinaldi at the AFP NNE Offices, 603-742-1971, or e-mail [email protected] The deadline for nominations is May 1.


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