In his Monday video message, President Ortiz recaps Pizza with the Presidents, which was held last Tuesday evening. Ortiz and ASI President Johnathan Jianu answered questions from variety of topics, from facilities to rising tuition fees to on-campus food service. The Q&A was tweeted live and recorded on video. The video will be rebroadcast on campus channel 33 and online at various times over the next several days.
In addition, the Cornel West talk will be rebroadcast in its entirety on Thursday, Feb. 16 at noon on campus channel 33.
President Ortiz congratulates biological sciences Professor Jill Adler-Moore for receiving a renewal grant of nearly $379,000 from Gilead Sciences to explore the effectiveness of the use of AmBisome in combination with other drugs. She helped develop AmBisome, one of the best drugs known for fighting fungal diseases in humans, and has received nine previous grant renewals.
To read the video message, download a PDF of the transcript.