Oct. 16, 2006
* Homecoming Week, Oct. 16-21
HR Benefits Fair, 10-3
Tuesday, Student Union
* Lecture-Concert Series, Fred Burns 7 p.m.,
Tuesday, Student Union
* ASU Choir Concert, 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Riceland Hall, Fowler Center
* Delta National Small Prints Exhibition opening, Thursday,
5 p.m., Bradbury
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Homecoming Week begins today
Homecoming Week is underway, with activities for alumni
focused on this weekend.
On Friday, the Class of 1956 will be honored at a reunion
brunch. On Saturday, the Alumni Association will host a tailgate
party on the west side of Indian Stadium. All
alumni are invited to attend the tailgate, which is sponsored by
AT&T. After the game, the Alumni Association will host its annual 5th Quarter party at the
For more Homecoming details, click on NewsPage.
Delta National Exhibition
The opening reception for the Delta National Small Prints Exhibition
will be Thursday at 5 p.m. at the Bradbury Gallery of Fowler Center.
This year's exhibition begins the show's second decade with 52
prints by 48 artists. The juror was Judith Hecker of The Museum of
Modern Art in New York. Click on
NewsPage to read more about the artists, their work, and the
Dr. Rachel Mata to speak in ABI seminar
Professor Rachel Mata
of the Department of Pharmacy, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de
Mexico, will speak Tuesday at 4 p.m. as part of
the Arkansas Biosciences Institute's science seminar series. Dr. Mata will
discuss “World Health Organization Monographs of
Selected Medicinal Plants” and her team's research work. Everyone is invited to
meet Dr. Mata in ABI's Room 107.
Arkansas Delta Byways to
present tourism awards
Arkansas Delta Byways will
conduct its annual tourism awards banquet Friday evening. The
location for this year's event is Dumas. Click on
NewsPage for more details about
this recognition event and to review the list of finalists for awards.
Hattie Caraway Day is next week
The College of Humanities and
Social Sciences will sponsor the second annual Hattie Caraway Day on
Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 23-24. Click on
NewsPage for details about the guest speakers and presentations.
Faculty working with Arkansas
Balloon Satellite program
The Arkansas Balloon Satellite
Program will launch its first high altitude balloon on Saturday,
Oct. 21. Funded by the Arkansas Space Grant
Consortium, the program is a joint
effort between four Arkansas schools and two Arkansas universities,
including ASU. Dr. Martin Huss, Botany, and Dr.
Tillman Kennon, science education, are among those working on this
project. Click on NewsPage for details.
presents Fred Burns
Reminder: The Office of Disability
Services is co-sponsoring comic Fred Burns in the
Lecture-Concert Series, Tuesday evening. Learn more about Burns by clicking on
NewsPage. The next presentation in the
Lecture-Concert Series will be performance anxiety specialist
Richard Cox on Tuesday, Oct. 24.
Prizes will add fun to Human
Resources Benefits Fair
The annual Benefits Fair organized by Human Resources will be
Tuesday at the Student Union. Numerous exhibitors
will be there, and prizes will be awarded!
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