March 16, 2006

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Dr. William McLean presents paperDr. William McLean, Political Science
Dr. William P. McLean, Political Science, recently presented a paper titled Environmental Racism and the South: A Spatial Analysis at the Citadel Symposium on Southern Politics in Charleston, S.C.  For all the latest faculty and staff achievements, go to Campus News. 

Medical historian to speak at Blues Symposium XII
Medical historian Keith Wailoo will present the featured lecture at Delta Blues Symposium XII: Delta Diversity, sponsored by the Department of English and Philosophy on Friday, March 31. Professor of history at Rutgers University, Wailoo will speak on How Cancer Crossed the Color Line: Problems with Identity and Regional in the War on Disease in the Student Union auditorium at 4:30 p.m. Wailoo, who previously taught at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, holds a joint appointment at Rutgers in the Department of History and the Institute of Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research. The focus of his research and teaching has been the relationship of disease and research in the biomedical sciences to issues of race, group identity, and health policy. Visit the website: or the NewsPage for details about this and other symposium presentations. Wailoo’s lecture, like all Symposium events, is free and open to the public.

Third Brown Bag Lecture is March 29
The College of Humanities and Social Science will host the third 2006 Brown Bag Lecture Series Wednesday, March 29, at 2 p.m. in room 216 of Wilson Hall. The lecture, Racial Bias in the Justice System, will be presented by Dr. Doris Chu, Dr. Ellen Lemley and Dr. Greg Russell, all of Criminology. The next Brown Bag Lecture will be Wednesday, April 12, with Dr. Gretchen Hill and Dr. Chris Wienke, both of Sociology, presenting a lecture titled Do Coupled Gays and Lesbians Differ From Married Heterosexuals? Relationship Status, Sexual Orientation and the Well-Being of Men and Women.

Last Preview Day scheduled for March 30
ASU will host the last Preview Day of the year on Thursday, March 30, for all high school students interested in enrolling at ASU. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. in Fowler Center with events continuing throughout the day until 1 p.m.
Preview Day provides an opportunity for high school seniors to see ASU first hand and experience the campus atmosphere by interacting with currently enrolled students as well as faculty and staff. Students and their family members will have the opportunity to ask questions about majors and degrees during the academic expo and learn more about campus life and activities in the student life expo.
  New Student Orientation sessions begin April 20 with eight sessions through Aug. 18.

Relay for Life is April 7
Relay for Life, the American Cancer Society’s signature event to celebrate, to remember and to raise funds for the fight against cancer, will be held Friday, April 7, from 6 p.m. until 6 a.m. Every year, ASU students sponsor a Relay for Life on campus. This year, faculty and staff cancer survivors have formed a team, which they named ASTATE of Survival. If you are a cancer survivor, please sign up to join the team. If you, a friend, or family member have experienced cancer, you are invited to the survivors website to make a donation in support of the American Cancer Society’s mission. Click here to see the website. For more details on how to join the team, contact Rosemary Freer at 972-2038 or Tami Freeman at 972-2056.

Spring Break and campus announcement
We hope all faculty and students enjoy a break from classes next week.  Offices will be open during normal business hours.  Watch for news of a campus announcement when everyone returns to campus on March 27!

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