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Additional new faculty/academic staff appointments for 2003-04
    • Reiko Clark (2003); Lecturer — Foreign Languages. B.A., Turumi U., Japan; M.A., Hofstra U.; Ph.D., U. of Northern Colorado.
    • Angela L. Neff (2003); Consultant — Continuing Education. B.A., UW-Eau Claire.
    • Cameron W. Schuknecht (2003); Lecturer — Kinesiology and Athletics. B.A., Wartburg Col.; M.S.E., U. of Kansas.

Faculty/academic staff workshops and programs
As a special service to faculty and academic staff, the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs is sponsoring a series of workshops to describe the various programs available to them. Program deadlines also are noted.

Workshops:
    A Research Workshop to discuss the Faculty Sabbatical Leave will be held Sept. 8 from 12:10 to 12:50 p.m. as a brown bag lunch session in the Badger Room of Davies Center.
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Research Workshop to discuss the following programs: Faculty/Student Research Collaboration, Student Travel for the Presentation of Research Results and Small Research Grants will be held Sept. 11 from 12:10 to 12:50 p.m. as a brown bag lunch session in the Badger Room of Davies Center.

Program Deadlines:
    Faculty/Student Research Collaboration Grants deadline is Sept. 15.
    The
Faculty Sabbatical Leave Program deadline is Oct. 1. Go to top of page

Academic Affairs
Provost Ron Satz was one of three invited speakers at a session titled "Introducing the American Democracy Project" at the American Association of State Colleges and Universities Summer Meeting, “Preparing Citizens for Our Democracy: The Role of Universities in Civic Engagement” July 31-Aug. 3 in Snowbird, Utah. A portion of his presentation is currently on The New York Times Web site. Satz is a member of the AASCU National Planning and Implementation Committee for the American Democracy Project and is available to talk with campus and community groups about the national project and UW-Eau Claire campus activities. Go to top of page

Accounting and Finance
Susan Haugen had her manuscript titled “Managing Global Training Utilizing Distance Learning Technologies and Techniques: The United States Army Readiness Training” published in the spring 2003 issue of the Managing Global Transitions International Research Journal published by the University of Primorska in Koper, Slovenia. Co-authors were Wallace Wood, Bryant College; David Douglas, University of Arkansas; and Robert Behling, Arrowrock Technologies. Go to top of page

Activities and Programs
Derek Wallen’s brochure for the 2003 Summer Session Programs series, and his instructor's guide to the UW-Eau Claire textbook rental system received awards of excellence in the University & College Designers Association’s 33rd annual design competition. The works will appear in the 2003 UCDA Design Show at the association’s annual conference Oct. 12-15 in Boston, Mass. The brochures were written and edited by Juelie Sires. Full story. Go to top of page

Art & Design
Jane Herrick had her drawing titled “Shedding” accepted into the 16th Northern National Art Competition, which opened July 29 and will run through Sept. 12 at the Nicolet College Gallery in Rhinelander. Go to top of page

Communication Disorders
Lisa LaSalle and UW-Eau Claire communication disorders alumna Jennifer Sue Carlson attended the International Fluency Association Fourth World Congress on Fluency Disorders Aug. 11-15 in Montreal, Canada. LaSalle presented a paper titled “Clinician’s Slow Speech Rate Model and Children’s Fluency.” Carlson presented a paper based on her master’s thesis, completed in May, titled “Slow Rate Effect on the Fluency of Preschoolers Who Stutter: Clinician-Child Adjacent Utterances,” with LaSalle as the second author. Go to top of page

Mathematics
James S. Walker gave a plenary talk titled “Wavelet-Based Image Processing” at the Fourth International Society for Analysis, Its Applications and Computation Congress Aug. 12 in Toronto, Canada. He also organized a special session titled “Time-Frequency Analysis, Wavelets and Applications,” during which he presented a joint paper co-authored by UW-Eau Claire alumna Amanda Potts titled “Time-Frequency Spectra of Music.” Simei Tong presented a paper, co-authored by Dale E. Alspach, Oklahoma State University, titled “Subspaces of Lp, p>2, Determined by Partitions and Weights” at the same meeting in a special session titled “Banach Spaces of Analytic Functions.” Go to top of page

Music and Theatre Arts
Michael Cunningham recently received an award from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. The ASCAP awards are based on the unique prestige value of each writer’s catalog of original compositions, as well as recent performances in areas not surveyed by the society. Recipients are selected by an independent panel made up of journalists, musicians and faculty from throughout the country. Full story. Go to top of page

Condolences
Condolences to Kathryn Proctor Duax, music and theatre arts, whose father, Ross Brady Smiley, died Aug. 15 in Rosalie, Texas. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 51, No. 3 • Third Week • Fall Semester • Sept. 8, 2003

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Liz Wolf Green, Editor, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau, Schofield 201, (715) 836-4741
Diane Walkoff, Editorial Assistant.
Updated: September 4, 2003

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