Inside ASU: now distributed twice
Welcome to a new edition of Inside
ASU! Beginning today, Inside ASU will be distributed two times each
week, on Monday and Thursday. Each edition will hopefully be a bit more brief
and with more timely news. As always, University Communications welcomes your
comments and suggestions for Inside ASU. Please send them to
2005-06 Lecture~Concert Series season
Series new season is announced with eight impressive events planned, beginning
in September and continuing through March. The Lecture~Concert Series presents
diverse programs to enrich the cultural life of the campus, community and
region. All programs are free and open to the public. Here's a quick summary
(brochures will be distributed soon):
Amy Schlesing, Tuesday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m. The Arkansas
Democrat-Gazette reporter will speak on "A Year With America's Infantry: An
Inside Look Into Life at War," Student Union, Auditorium.
E. Lynn Harris, Tuesday, Sept. 27, at 7 p.m. The first black male
cheerleader at his university and author of five best-selling novels, Harris will speak
on "Writing and Achieving Your Dreams," Student Union, Auditorium.
Morton Subotnick, (October date tba) at 7:30 p.m. Acknowledged pioneer in
electronic music will present a laptop concert in the Theatre of Fowler
David Corn, Thursday, Oct. 27, at 7 p.m. Longtime Washington editor and
Fox News contributor, Corn will speak on "What's the State of the American News
Media?" in the Student Union, Auditorium.
Sir Harold Evans, Wednesday, Nov. 30, at 7 p.m. The
editor, and publisher will speak on "They Made America: Innovators from Steam
Engines to Search Engines," Student Union, Auditorium.
Philip Deloria, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2006, at 7:30 p.m. Known for his
book, "Playing Indian," he'll speak on "The Secret History of American Indian
Modernity" in the Drama Theatre of Fowler Center.
The Merling Trio, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2006, at 7 p.m. Founded in 1988,
the trio has established itself with a unique sound, blending musicians from
Polish, Japanese and Dutch backgrounds. The Merling Trio will perform chamber
music in classical, jazzy style in Riceland Hall of Fowler Center.
Christopher Watson Dance Company, Tuesday, March 14, at 7 p.m. This
dance company has performed throughout the United States and hails from
Minneapolis. Their classical modern dance performance will be held at The Forum
in downtown Jonesboro.
Move In Day & Alumni
Saturday, Aug. 20: Move In Day in all residence halls.
Sunday, Aug. 21: First Year Convocation, 2 p.m. in Riceland Hall
of Fowler Center; Residence Hall Assn. Luau, 8 p.m. to midnight at Twin
Monday, Aug. 22: First day of classes for ASU-Jonesboro.
Wednesday, Aug. 24: ASU & Community Organization Fair, 10 a.m. -
2 p.m., Library Lawn and Student Union Courtyard.
For more details and event listings, click here
for the Welcome Week page.
Final New Student Orientation is
Tomorrow is the final
New Student Orientation for the academic year. Please remember to be on the
lookout for visitors around campus and offer to lend a "helping hand" with
directions or assistance. NSO begins at the Student Union between 7:30 and 8:30
a.m. with registration. Dedicated parking is available on the lot behind the
International Student Center on the corner of Aggie Rd. and University Loop
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