Jan. 23, 2008
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Celebration, Monday-Wednesday, Jan. 21-23
Beck PRIDE Center drop-in,
Jan. 24, 2-4 p.m., Chickasaw Room, Student Union
Arkansas Soil and Water Education
Conference, Thursday, Jan. 24
faculty & staff
ASU Home Page
is produced by:
Office of University
fax (870) 972-3069
Dr. Cooksey wins national award for
Dr. Lynita Cooksey,
University College, is one of 10 nationwide recipients, selected
from more than 100 nominees, of the Outstanding First-Year Student
Award. This award, presented by the University of South Carolina's
National Resource Center for the First-Year Experience and Students
in Transition and Houghton Mifflin Publishing, honors faculty,
administrators, staff, and students for outstanding work on behalf
of first-year students and for the impact their efforts have had on
their institutional cultures. Recipients will be formally honored in
San Francisco at the Annual Conference on the First-Year Experience.
Dr. Cooksey, who currently serves as interim dean, University
College, is also associate vice chancellor for Academic Affairs and
Research at ASU.
Fowler Center Series presents Time for Three in concert
Time for Three, the
eclectic, dynamic genre-bending trio of classically trained string
musicians, takes the stage of Riceland Hall, Fowler Center, on
Sunday, Jan. 27, at 3 p.m. For details, call Fowler Center at
ext. 3471, or see the
NewsPage release. To purchase tickets, call the Central Box
Office at ext. 2781 or go online to
ASU's Double Reed and Piano Trio to perform in Florida
The ASU Double Reed and Piano Trio will be guest artists at
University of Florida in Gainesville on Saturday-Monday, Jan. 26-28.
The members, Dr. Dan Ross, oboe, Dr. Dale Clark,
bassoon, and Dr. Lauren Schack Clark, piano, will perform a
recital on Sunday, Jan. 27. Dr. Ross and Dr. Dale Clark will also
teach reed-making classes on Monday, Jan. 28.
Rehearsals begin for
performance of Handel's 'Messiah'
The ASU/Community Chorus will begin rehearsals on Monday, Jan.
28, for the joint performance of Handel's "Messiah" with the Memphis
Symphony Orchestra. The performance will take place Thursday, March
13, at 7:30 p.m. in Riceland Hall, Fowler Center, as part of the
Fowler Center Series. Joining the chorus may be counted for
undergraduate or graduate credit. For details, contact
Dr. Dale Miller at ext.
Australia still within reach
Information sessions for the Summer in Australia program will be
held today at 12 noon in the Office of International Programs Lounge
(Room 200 in the International Student Center). This program is
offered June 2-24, 2008. Visits to Sydney and the nationís
capital of Canberra are planned, and there are opportunities to see
Melbourne and the Great Barrier Reef. For details, contact
Dr. Amy Pearce, faculty
leader, at ext. 3282, or
Study Abroad advisor, at ext. 3168.
extended for study abroad in Florence
deadline for application
deposit for the College of Fine Arts Study Abroad Program in
Florence, Italy, has
been extended to Thursday, January 31.
The program, which runs Wednesday,
May 28-Sunday, June
29, is open to all ASU students and non-ASU
students. See the
College of Fine Arts in Italy web page, or call
Renee O'Connor, ext. 3050,
Back to the top