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									                                                                                            Monday, October 11, 2004


                                          Brookhaven's Steve Peggs
Monday, October 11                        Named New Head of LARP                    Flu Prevention
                                          Last month Steve Peggs of
2:30 p.m. Theoretical Astrophysics
                                          Brookhaven National Laboratory
Seminar - Curia II
                                          became the new head of the U.S. LHC
Speaker: K. Kadota, Fermilab
                                          Accelerator Research Program. He
Title: CMB and Inflation Model Building
                                          took over from Fermilab's Jim Strait,
-- Particle Theorist's View
                                          who was LARP's acting program
3:30 p.m. DIRECTOR'S COFFEE
                                          leader and head of
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                                          its construction
4:00 p.m. All Experimenters' Meeting -
                                          project. Strait now                       With the shortage of flu vaccine this
Curia II
                                          heads Fermilab's                          year, it is certain that many healthy
Special Topic: Electron Cooling
                                          Particle Physics                          adults are going to have trouble
Installation
                                          Division.                                 getting a flu shot. Whether or not you
                                                                                    are successful in getting innoculated,
Tuesday, October 12
                                          Four U.S.                Steve Peggs      here are some tips to help you
3:30 p.m. DIRECTOR'S COFFEE
                                          laboratories - BNL,                       minimize your risk of infection and
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                                          Fermilab, LBNL and SLAC -                 reduce spread of the flu bug to others.
THERE WILL BE NO ACCELERATOR
                                          collaborate with CERN's Large Hadron
PHYSICS AND TECHNOLOGY
                                          Collider through LARP. Its mission,           q   Don't run yourself down; eat
SEMINAR TODAY
                                          Peggs said, is "making sure that the              right, exercise and get plenty of
                                          best accelerator physicists in the U.S.           rest.
Monday, October 11                        are available to help with LHC                q   Wash your hands often. One of
French Quarter Gumbo                      commissioning," while at the same                 the most common ways people
French Dip w/ Horseradish Cream           time developing and preserving U.S.               catch the flu is by rubbing their
Sauce $4.75                               resources and know-how in the field.              nose or their eyes after their
Honey Garlic Pork Chop $3.75              LARP's mission also includes R&D for              hands have been contaminated
Italian Panini with Provolone $4.75       future LHC upgrades, Peggs said. "We              with a virus.
Pizza $2.75                               want to help the LHC make more                q   Use disposable tissues to wipe
Sweet n' Sour Chicken with an Egg         luminosity, earlier," Peggs said.                 or blow your nose.
Roll $4.75                                                                              q   Use proper cough etiquette.
Wilson Hall Cafe Menu                     Peggs is a member of the High Energy              Turn your head and cough or
Chez Leon                                 Physics Advisory Panel. He has been               sneeze into a disposable tissue
                                          at Brookhaven's Relativistic Heavy Ion            or the inside of your elbow if a
                                          Collider since 1992, and has also been            tissue is unavailable.
               Mostly Sunny 65º/44º                                                         Avoid close contact with people
                                          adjunct faculty at State University of        q


                                          New York, Stony Brook. In the past he             when you are sick. The most
             Extended Forecast
                                          held posts at CERN, the SSC and, from             important thing is to stay home
                                          1989 to 1992, at Fermilab, where he               until you're better, especially if
           Weather at Fermilab
                                          was cospokesperson for the Nonlinear              you have a cough and fever.
                                          Beam Dynamics experiment at the                   You should stay home until a
                                       Tevatron.                                         fever has passed for 24 hours
                                                                                         to prevent spreading.
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                                       Produces Two Champion                      In addition, there are a number of
                                       Teams                                      antiviral drugs that can be helpful in
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                                                                                  amantadine (Symmetrel), rimantadine
                                                                                  (Flumadine), oseltamivir (Tamiflu), and
                                                                                  zanamivir (Relenza). These drugs can
                                                                                  be used to prevent infection following
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From Chicago Tribune,                           Spam Assassin Software
October 8, 2004                                 On the morning of Monday, October
Electric plant eyed for east side site          11, the Computing Division will
BATAVIA -- The Batavia City Council             upgrade the Spam Assassin software
has taken the first step--and spent the         on the mail filtering machines. This
first $1.1 million--toward building a           new version of the software should be
new electrical substation in the east           more effective in correctly tagging the
side industrial section.                        current waves of spam. Due to the
                                                redundancy built into the mail system
Aldermen unanimously voted this                 the upgrade should have no noticeable
week to purchase a 7.73-acre parcel on          service interruptions.
Hubbard Avenue in the Batavia
Business Park as the site for the               Scottish Country Dancing
proposed substation. That land is just          Scottish Country Dancing will be held
south of the Suncast manufacturing              at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, October 12, at
plant and across Kirk Road from the             the Geneva American Legion Post. Info
future home of Diamond Star factory.            at 630-584-0825 or 630-840-8194 or
Read more                                       folkdance@fnal.gov.

								
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