Monday March 8, 2021
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Wednesday March 17th
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1. AG Moderna Vaccination Update
2. News Just For You
3. COVID Updates
4. Women's History Month
Each building will be on a different date:
- C&B Buildings + Staff: Tuesday, March 9th, 2021
- D Building: Wednesday, March 10th, 2021
- A Building: Thursday, March 11th, 2021
Vaccinations will be administered by a UW Harborview Medical Team
New Queueing Instructions:
The vaccine clinic will be held in the B Building "Craft Room" at the request of the Harborview Medical Team. After receiving vaccines, we will wait in the Community Room for a 15-minute observation.
- Floors 1&2 (including AP) arrive at 9am
- Floors 3&4 arrive at 10:30am
- LUNCH AT NOON
- Floors 5&6 arrive at 1pm
A flyer will be delivered to your apartment 24 hours before your assigned date for final instructions.
Here is your March 5th edition of News Just For You from the Community Life Foundation (CLF).
In this issue you’ll find:
1. Note on the SHAG and CLF affiliation with Transforming Age
2. Information on health maintenance drugs and the COVID-19 vaccine
3. A resource for FREE technical support
TechConnect Community Helpdesk provides Washingtonians with access to FREE technical support to better engage in a virtual environment. The help desk can provide help with internet connectivity, basic technical support, community resources and more!
The help desk is a multilingual, multicultural call center 100% staffed by BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color). There are currently eight languages available and more will be added in the future.
4. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day
Did you know that approximately 800,000 Washingtonians claim Irish as their primary heritage?
The Irish Heritage Club, in partnership with Seattle Center Festál, will hold a virtual St. Patrick’s Day celebration on March 13th and 17th with traditional music, step-dancing, lectures, exhibits and more. https://bit.ly/3bVGBvd
Thank you for all your efforts to keep yourself and neighbors safe during this time. Be well.
-The Community Life Foundation Team
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Multitude of coronavirus variants found in the US — but the threat is unclear
Ramped-up sequencing efforts are helping to identify mutations that might boost transmission or help a virus evade immune responses.
Nature - March 5, 2021
03/05/2021 COVID Vaccinations
GMap Vaccination Locations in West Seattle
03/05/2021 COVID Vaccinations
Seattle Mayor's office: COVID-19 Vaccinations
The SARS-CoV-2 B.1.1.7 variant may be 65-82% more transmissible than earlier strains, according to a model fitted to COVID-19 data from the UK around the time of the variant’s emergence.
Mask Guide with Dr. Vin Gupta (Video)
Susan B. Anthony: Women's Suffrage Leader & Activist
| Full Documentary | Biography
Five Black Suffragists Who Fought for the 19th Amendment
- Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (1825–1911)
- Mary Ann Shadd Cary (1823–1893)
- Mary Church Terrell (1863–1954)
- Nannie Helen Burroughs (1879–1961)
- Ida B. Wells (1862–1931)
Untold Stories of Black Women in the Suffrage Movement
Seattle Channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Br6b9sIuIDU
The Erasure of Black Women from History
with Dr Janet D Bell | Black America
Carol Jenkins sits down with social justice activist and communications strategist Dr. Janet Dewart
Lighting the Fires of Freedom: African American Women in the Civil Rights Movement
U.S. Electric Vehicle sales will reach a tipping point when standardized fast-charging stations are available coast to coast--which will require more electric vehicles to make them viable.
Infrastructure and standards are where the federal government can help.
The Seattle Asian American Film Festival returns virtually
The 10-day long festival is streaming more than 100 films from Asian American filmmakers through March 14.
Folks can watch these movies by purchasing individual tickets or festival passes on their website.
03/05/20211 Lies and Damn lies
KUOW: New UW study investigates how lies about the 2020 election were pushed by online super spreaders
Stubborn Cat sat on a high-speed train at London Euston Station causing a 2 hour delay.
The feline appeared unbothered as it alighted the train, according to station staff, who described it as “swaggering off” into the night as though it had other places to be. It is still not known how the cat reached the top of the train in the first place.