'Safe & Sound' available online
The fall 2008 issue of Safe & Sound, a publication of the Wisconsin Department of Administration, Bureau of State Risk Management and the Wisconsin State Employees Union, is available online.
ORSP deadline announced
The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs announces the following deadline:
• The Academic Staff Professional Development Program deadline for the second competition is Dec. 1.
Erica Benson presented a paper titled "'Want in the Club?' Understanding 'Need/Want' + Prepositional Phrase Constructions” at the Midwest Region Conference of the American Dialect Society Nov. 14 in Minneapolis, Minn.
Music and Theatre Arts
Dale Taylor (emeritus), founder of the music therapy program at UW-Eau Claire, was the first speaker on the invitation-only program of the Mozart & Science 2008 Conference Nov. 16-19 in Vienna, Austria. Taylor's presentation, "Biomedical Music Therapy Origins, Research and Applications," described recent research supporting his biomedical theory of music therapy.