Jan. 15, 2007

Calendar highlights:

* MLK Jr. Week Celebration,  Jan. 15-17

* "Simultaneously" opening reception, Bradbury Gallery, 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18


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Dr. Pittcock wins 2006 resource conservation award
Dr. Kim Pittcock, Horticulture, and associate dean of the College of Agriculture, received the Friend of Resource Conservation and Development award Dec. 11 in Little Rock. The award, presented annually by the Arkansas State Association of Resource Conservation and Development Councils, is given to agencies or individuals who demonstrate continued support of resource conservation and development. Nominations for the award were statewide. Among Dr. Pittcock's achievements were her role in establishing and developing the ASU Regional Farmers' Market and her work on the L'Anguille Watershed Coalition project. 

'Simultaneously' opens at Bradbury Gallery
On Thursday, Jan. 18, at 5 p.m., ASU's Bradbury Gallery begins the new year with an opening reception for "Simultaneously: The Art of Roger Carlisle and Daniel J. Reeves." The bi-annual event is one in a series featuring two members of the ASU Department of Art. Les Christensen, gallery director, says, "these two painters are both illusionists...through a shared creative generosity that allows us to see in a new way." The exhibition runs through Feb. 18. For details, see NewsPage.

Dr. Stewart's article published in state newspaper
Dr. Patrick Stewart, Public Administration, wrote an op-ed column that appeared recently on the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's Voices page.  As a follow-up to recent public discussion on appropriate curriculum for high school students, Stewart wrote that the importance of teaching citizenship skills has been overlooked. He bases his conclusion partially on his findings through ASU's Center for Social Research.

American Heart Association Heart Walk scheduled
Volunteers are needed to participate in the 2007 Jonesboro Heart Walk, sponsored by the American Heart Association. Fundraising volunteers are also needed. The walk will take place Saturday, March 31, at 10 a.m. at Joe Mack Campbell Park. If you are interested in creating a team or joining a team, please contact Chris Enger at ext. 3974 or Christy Harvey at ext. 3600.

Staff Senate hosts reception for chancellor
Reminder: On Wednesday, Jan. 17, the ASU Staff Senate will host a staff reception for Dr. Robert Potts, new chancellor for ASU-Jonesboro. The drop-in reception, from 1:15-2 p.m. on the 8th floor of the Dean B. Ellis Library, provides an opportunity for all ASU staff to meet Dr. Potts. Refreshments will be served. The ASU Staff Senate will meet in the library board room at 2, immediately following the reception. Chancellor Potts will address the senate.

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