The University of Kentucky Alumni Association Job Club will meet from 9 to 10:15 a.m. May 10 at Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: Interviewing advice from the recuiter’s chair. Info: (859) 257-8905 or Ukalumni.net/jobclub.
The Bluegrass Business Analysts Chapter will hold its annual general meeting and Hall of Fame ceremony at 6:30 p.m. May 18 at SDGblue, 541 Darby Creek Road, Suite 270. Cost: $5 members and students, $10 non-members. Register at Bluegrassiiba.com.
Lexington ARMA Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 19 at Brontë Bistro in Joseph-Beth Booksellers in The Mall at Lexington Green. Topic: Cyber security, presented by Jason Miller, Dean Dorton director of business consulting services. Lunch is $17 for members, $20 for non-members. First-time attendees receive a $5 discount off the cost of admission. Info: Lexingtonarma.com, 859-858-8815 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Hospice of the Bluegrass will host the Art and Science of Palliative Medicine Conference from 8 a.m to 3 p.m. May 13 at Keeneland Sales Pavilion.
Palliative care is provided by a team of doctors, nurses and other specialists who work with a patient’s other doctors to provide an extra layer of support. Palliative care is appropriate at any age and at any stage in a serious illness, and can be provided together with curative treatment.
See the full list of speakers and the conference agenda at Hospicebg.org/artandscience.
The registration fee is $125; it includes a continental breakfast, coffee break, lunch and conference handouts.
The 2016 Regional Career Fair will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 19 in the Megowan Building at Bluegrass Community & Technical College’s Newtown Campus, 500 Newtown Pike.
A few of the employers slated to attend include: ED Bullard, Resource Manufacturing, University of Kentucky - STEPS, Central Bank, Aramark, LexTran, CSL Plasma and East Kentucky Power Cooperative.
Workshops and classes
▪ Microsoft Office Excel 2013: Level 2, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. May 9. Approved for continuing education credit.
▪ Microsoft Office Excel 2013: Level 3, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. May 10. Approved for continuing education credit.
▪ CyberSAFE (Securing Assets for End-Users), 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. May 12. Approved for continuing education credit.
▪ Tech Night (Microsoft Store), 7 p.m. May 9.
▪ Windows 7 – 8.1 & 10, 7 p.m. May 10.
▪ Macintosh & iPad, 7 p.m. May 12.
▪ Microsoft Access, 7 p.m. May 19.
▪ Photo Coffee, 9 a.m. May 19 and 26.
▪ Microsoft Access, 7 p.m. May 19.
▪ Database, 7 p.m. May 23.
▪ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. May 24.
▪ Unix / Linux, 7 p.m. May 26.
The Central Kentucky Computer Society will offer Windows 10 at 1 p.m. May 9 at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107, Lexington. The cost is $60. To enroll or for more info, call 859-373-1000 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays or visit Ckcs.org.
Bluegrass IIBA Chapter will offer a series of professional development workshops to give participants a look at the role of business analyst. Each workshop will stand on its own; attend one or more of the workshops to learn about the IT business analyst role.
Topics include requirements discovery and specification, business rules, business analysis planning, use cases, process modeling, data modeling and requirements reviews.
The Inventors Council will hold its Workshop for Inventors & Entrepreneurs at 7 p.m. May 10 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for networking and registration. Membership: $40. Info: Kyinventors.org or 859-201-1311.
Bluegrass Community & Technical College’s Workforce Solutions office will offer the following online professional development course bundles beginning May 18. Go to Ed2go.com/bluegrass for course descriptions or call 859-246-6666 for more information.
▪ Accounting Fundamentals, $174
▪ C# Programming, $174
▪ Creating WordPress Websites, $174
▪ GRE Preparation, $174
▪ PMP Preparation, $183
▪ Microsoft Word 2016, $225
▪ Project Management, $261
▪ Entrepreneurship, $261
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo