Thursday, February 14, 2013
Inspire Speakers Series
Join Phipps and Green Building Alliance (GBA) on the second Thursday of each month to hear from local and national sustainability experts as a participant in the Inspire Speakers Series. Special guests for the Feb. 14 talk, entitled Breathe Easy: Healthy Places and Indoor Air Quality, are Steve Ashkin (known as “The Father of Green Cleaning”); Vivian Loftness (nationally recognized author, speaker and Carnegie Mellon University professor); and Erica Cochran (doctoral candidate and Carnegie Mellon University adjunct professor). Refreshments will be provided and registrants are invited to tour Phipps one hour before the start of the talk. $25 for Phipps and Green Building Alliance members, Tri-State Area School Study Council students, and other students with valid IDs; $45 for nonmembers Registration required through GBA. Register online at www.go-gba.org/inspirespeakersseries
UPMC has announced that the personal information of as many as 27,000 employees may have been put at risk by a data breach. So far there have been 788 employees that have been victimized. UPMC has been working with the IRS, FBI, and Secret Service to determine the source of the breach. In the meantime, UPMC has urged employees to register with LifeLock to help protect themselves against fraudulent activity.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think the tormentors in the case of a South Fayette teenager who recorded an alleged bullying incident at school should be charged?