Blood drive, street closures this week for UW Homecoming 2012

With UW Homecoming 2012 coming up this weekend, there are a couple of items for the CALS community to be aware of.

First off, all campus faculty, staff and students are welcome to participate in the UW Homecoming Blood Drive this week. The drive will take place in Ogg Hall’s Phillips Lounge from 9 am – 4pm on Oct. 23 and Oct. 24; and in Memorial Union’s Great Hall from 9:30 am – 3 pm on Oct. 25. For more information and to sign up, visit:

Second, some major streets on and near campus will be closed for several hours on Friday, Oct. 26 for the annual Homecoming Parade. Details are available in this UW news release.