A Daily Lift – April 1, 2020

Good Morning,


I hope that you are doing well!


Our “lifts” for today:

From Amy Calhoun (Integrated Studies Programs)

Dolly Parton will read bedtime stories starting tomorrow, April 2nd, https://youtu.be/3ia-ozHDaLs


From Marissa Tartaglia (CBE)

Penn Medicine is collecting notes of gratitude for their staff working on the frontlines, https://upenn.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_03qsqJSrIfjrQpf


From Renuka Vallarapu (CETS), a couple of Challenges (please share with our Students as you think appropriate)

The CoVent 19 Challenge, hosted by residents from Massachusetts General Hospital, is a global design competition for a 3D printable mechanical ventilator. https://www.coventchallenge.com/

MIT COVID19 Challenge MIT is hosting a series of challenges to empower action on the COVID-19 crisis, starting with a 48-hour “beat the pandemic” virtual hackathon challenge starting this Friday. https://covid19challenge.mit.edu/


Musicians from the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra play Beethoven’s ‘Ode to Joy’ from their homes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unUcOsYapEI


Stay safe and healthy!