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College of Arts and Sciences dean candidates announced
The following candidates for the College of Arts and Sciences dean position at UW-Eau Claire will give presentations on the future of the liberal arts and sciences in challenging times from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in Schofield Auditorium. Question and answer sessions will follow each presentation.

    • Thursday, April 29: Donald Christian, associate dean for the biological sciences division and professor of biological sciences at the University of Montana.
    • Tuesday, May 11: Devinder Malhotra, professor of economics and associate dean in the Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Akron, Ohio.
    • Thursday, May 13: John Mateja, professor of nuclear physics, director of the McNair Scholars Program and director of the Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Activities Office at Murray State University.
    • Date to be determined: John Skvoretz, Carolina distinguished professor of sociology and interim dean of the College of Liberal Arts at the University of South Carolina. Go to top of page

Faculty/academic staff workshops and programs
The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs announces the following workshop.
    A Faculty Development Workshop to discuss the Faculty Sabbatical Leave Program will be held May 6 from 12:10 to 12:50 p.m. as a brown bag lunch session in the Badger Room of Davies Center. Go to top of page

Center for International Education
Susan Lochner and Cheryl Lochner-Wright, with colleagues from Michigan State University and the Pennsylvania State University, presented a session titled "Curriculum Integration on a Shoestring" at the Internationalizing the Curriculum: International Conference on Study Abroad Curriculum Integration April 15-17 at the University of Minnesota. Go to top of page

Communication Disorders
Thomas King wrote an invited chapter titled "The Child Who Is Technologically Dependent" for the new comprehensive textbook "Pediatric Lifecare Planning and Case Management," edited by Susan Riddick-Grisham, CRC Press, 2004. The textbook covers normal growth and development as well as habilitation/rehabilitation, medical, dental, educational and legal aspects of pediatric care. Go to top of page

Computer Science
Andrew Phillips presented an invited workshop titled "Computer Security: Pedagogy and Practice" at the National Science Foundation/American Association for the Advancement of Science-sponsored NSF CCLI: Invention and Impact conference April 15-18 in Washington, D.C. Phillips was among 40 faculty members invited to present NSF-funded research results to more than 400 conference participants. Computer science student William Biwer, who co-presented the workshop with Phillips, was among 30 students nationwide selected to attend the conference. Phillips also accompanied representatives from the NSF and AAAS for a briefing to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science April 15. Go to top of page

McIntyre Library
Janice Bogstad edited the April 2004 issue of The Lion and the Unicorn with co-editor Michael Levy of UW-Stout. Bogstad also had an editorial titled "Girls and Science Fiction" published in the same issue. Go to top of page

Music and Theatre Arts
Paul Kosower performed a piano recital April 18 with tubist Bob Koepsel at First Presbyterian Church of Chippewa Falls. Kosower also will have portions of his dedication organ recital from May 2003 broadcast on WUEC, 89.7 FM April 27 at 7 p.m., April 28 at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m., and April 29 at 9 a.m. In addition, Kosower has been asked to record a portion of his upcoming May 9 recital for the Minnesota Public Radio show Pipedreams, a national broadcast program of organists from throughout the world. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 51, No. 29 • Fourteenth Week • Spring Semester • April 26, 2004

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Liz Wolf Green, Editor, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau, Schofield 201, (715) 836-4741
Diane Walkoff, Editorial Assistant.
Updated: May 3, 2004

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