Inside ASU, News for Faculty & Staff, Arkansas State University
May 21, 2007

Calendar highlights:

* "Science in the Natural State" airs on KASU 91.9 today, 4:44 p.m.


Inside ASU Archive

Campus News
faculty & staff

ASU Home Page

E-mail Directories

First Friday

Human Resources

ASU Athletics

Inside ASU
is produced by the
Office of University
Admin Bldg. 102
fax (870) 972-3069


ASU represented at conference
Heritage Studies PhD student Michael Bowman presented a paper at the 66th annual conference of the Arkansas Historical Association (AHA) in Little Rock. Bowman's paper, "A Regional Problem: How Television Framed the Little Rock Central Crisis," was presented as part of a session, "Arkansas' Path to Integration and Civil Rights," moderated by Dr. Joe Key, History.

Rowe to be featured in Perspectives exhibition
Bill Rowe, Art, is one of the 18 artists chosen for Perspectives, a juried exhibition of regional contemporary art, which will be on view at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art June 22-Sept. 9. The exhibition will provide an overview of contemporary art made within a 300-mile radius of Memphis. Works chosen for the exhibition demonstrate how regionalisms, once defined as peculiar characteristics of work produced outside of cultural centers, have become strategies for dealing with local and global issues embedded in a broad visual and philosophical context.

ABI student technician attends, presents at conference
Carla Sockey, an undergraduate student an animal technician in the ABI Animal Care Facility, recently attended the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science District 7 meeting in Arlington, Texas. At the meeting, she presented a poster, "Undergraduate Opportunities in Animal Care and Research at Arkansas State University." Sockey is a member of the Arkansas Chapter of the American Association for Laboratory Science (AALAS).

Student Support Services is "Bridging the Gap"
ASU's Student Support Services announces their Summer Bridge program, "Bridging the Gap." This summer program, from Wednesday-Friday, Aug. 15-17, is designed to introduce incoming or non-traditional students to the college experience and to provide them with an individualized orientation to ASU. Certain criteria must be met in order to participate in the Summer Bridge program, which is free. For details, contact Sanoya Amienyi at ext. 3123.

"Science in the Natural State" airs each Monday
The radio program, "Science in the Natural State," airs each Monday at 4:44 p.m. The program is a production of the Department of Biological Sciences at ASU, with support from the Department of Radio-Television. Dr. Aldemaro Romero, Biology, is the show's producer, and graduate student Jane Anfinson is the executive producer. The shows are written by Dr. Anne Grippo, Biology, and Dr. Martin Huss, Botany. Ms. Joy Trauth, Biology, and Dr. Romero serve as editors for the scripts. Betsy Wiederkehr Huss narrates the segments, and she is joined by various experts on a wide variety of fascinating topics. This week's show, #74, features Dr. Maureen Dolan, Biochemistry/Molecular Biology, discussing food forensics. "Science in the Natural State" has been produced since February 2006.

Back to the top