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College of Arts and Sciences dean candidates announced

Candidates announced for associate dean of student development and director of multicultural affairs positions

Faculty/academic staff workshops and programs

Academic Skills Center/Women's Studies

Communication and Journalism

Communication Disorders

Counseling Services

English

Financial Aid

Foreign Languages

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Mathematics

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Births and Adoptions

College of Arts and Sciences dean candidate open sessions
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. Additional information about the candidates can be found online.

    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. Go to top of page

Candidates announced for associate dean of student development and director of multicultural affairs positions
Faculty and staff are invited to meet the candidates for the positions of associate dean of student development and director of multicultural affairs in the Office of Student Development and Diversity. Follow online links for interview schedules.

For more information, contact the following committee chairs:
    Art Lyons, lyonsaj@uwec.edu, chair of associate dean search.
    Marge Hebbring, hebbrima@uwec.edu, chair of director of multicultural affairs search. Go to top of page

Faculty/academic staff workshops and programs
The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs announces the following program deadline.
    The Academic Staff Professional Development Program deadline is June. 1. Go to top of page

Academic Skills Center/Women's Studies
Patti See gave two invited presentations titled “Doing Feminism: The Influence of Thelma and Louise on Contemporary Feminism” and “‘Not Your Mother’s Feminism’: A Glimpse at the Third Wave” at the joint state convention of the American Association of University Women-Wisconsin and the AAUW-Minnesota April 30-May 1 in Bloomington, Minn. Go to top of page

Communication and Journalism
Alice Ridge, emerita, presented a retrospective about the formation of the International Listening Association at its 25th anniversary convention April 14-18 in Fort Myers, Fla. Ridge, a founder of the organization, played audio tapes of the first business meeting which formed the organization's constitution and operating procedures. Ridge currently serves on the newly formed Mentoring Committee for the association. Go to top of page

Communication Disorders
Linda Carpenter, graduate students Kelly Christenson and Amanda Stanek; undergraduate students Krisha Hamblin and Jessica Lahti; and UW-Eau Claire graduate Rebecca Nelson presented a poster titled "Preparation and Practice with Developmental Apraxia of Speech: A Survey" at the annual convention of the Wisconsin Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Association April 23 in Green Bay. The study was supported by a faculty-student collaborative research grant from the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs during the 2002-03 academic year. Go to top of page

Counseling Services
Richard Boyum gave a presentation titled "Counseling With and Improving Success in Male Students" at the Wisconsin Association of Practicing Counselors in Higher Education convention April 29 in Green Lake. Go to top of page

English
Carmen Manning gave a presentation titled "Facilitating Engaged Literacies in the English Classroom" at the Wisconsin Council of Teachers of English Language Arts convention April 30 in Appleton. Go to top of page

Financial Aid
Sue Ausman and Melissa Vogler gave a presentation and demonstration titled "What’s New on the WASFAA Web Site" at the 2004 spring conference of the Wisconsin Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators April 28-30 in Elkhart Lake. The demonstration included two new Web applications designed and developed with UW-Eau Claire student Christopher Warren. The first application, a ride-sharing program, is a convenient way for members to carpool to WASFAA events. The second application, a WASFAA message board, can be used as a forum for discussion and committee work. Ausman has served as the association's Webmaster for the past two years. Go to top of page

Foreign Languages
Patrick Day and UW-Eau Claire graduate Justin Fleming presented a paper titled “Chile’s Criollismo and France’s Naturalisme: Representations of National Identity in Baldomero Lillo’s Sub-terra and Subsole and Emile Zola’s Germinal” at the Midwest Conference on Latin American Studies April 29-30 at UW-Eau Claire. Go to top of page

Honors Program
Ronald Mickel, emeritus, was given special recognition and a plaque by the Upper Midwest Honors Council and the Wisconsin Collegiate Honors Council for his years of service to honors education at the annual meeting of the Upper Midwest Honors Council April 15-17 in Fargo, N.D. Go to top of page

Mathematics
Beth Kilday presented a workshop titled "Linear Modeling with CBL2, TI-73/83+ and Light, Voltage and Temperature Probes" at the 82nd annual conference of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics April 22 in Philadelphia, Pa. Go to top of page

McIntyre Library
Jill Markgraf presented a session titled "Lurking Librarian Tells All: Collaborating with Faculty in Online Courses" at the Wisconsin Association for Academic Librarians conference April 20-23 in Elkhart Lake. Go to top of page

Births and Adoptions
Esther Elizabeth StutesmanCongratulations to Bonnie Isaacson, Educational Opportunity Center, and Michael Isaacson, Facilities Planning and Management, on the birth of their first grandchild, Esther Elizabeth, on April 23 in Winona, Minn. The baby's parents are the Isaacson's daughter and son-in-law, Sarah and Lucas Stutesman. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 51, No. 31 • Sixteenth Week • Spring Semester • May 10, 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 7, 2004

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