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Volume 27 Index (1999)

  • December 6, 1999 (#22)
    Coleman awarded $1 million for research
    Alzheimer's Association gives him its Pioneer Award
    Niemi appointed to Watson professorship
    Note ATS server system downtime
    Renée Fleming to give benefit recital
    New book explores dark side of chivalry
    Advent program explores Anglican music
    Here's an audit to be grateful for--really!
    WeBWorK takes homework to a new level
    Research participants needed
    Facilities Management Information Services (FAMIS)
    University embraces religious diversity
    Band with University roots releases CD

  • November 22, 1999 (#21)
    Artist Mary Kelly to be visiting scholar
    Kolodko reviews Polish economic reform
    ESM Professor Locke wins ASCAP award
    Two College Web sites adopt new format
    Chemists find new role for old compound
    MAG installation recalls Colonial Boston
    New program addresses chronic disease
    Use of Fire Extinguishers
    Research participants needed

  • November 8, 1999 (#20)
    Conference honors economist Walter Oi
    Chemical engineer named academy fellow
    ESM welcomes home Mitch Miller
    Everything old is new again as Mary Jo Ferr helps to plan the Sesquicentennial
    Schwartz, a pioneering doctor, dies at 73
    ESM, Press honor orchestrator Bennett
    Interfaith Chapel names new priest
    History seminar probes cultural survival
    Plan ahead with Conference and Events
    50 or more guests? Call Conference and Events
    RE: Completion of the Telephone Modernization Project
    Department given Luce Foundation grant

  • October 25, 1999 (#19)
    RE: Y2K Readiness
    McKenzie gives $1 million to University
    The professor's gift will benefit graduate students
    Get primed for the Sesquicentennial
    Scientists link 'myc' gene to cancer
    'Conversations' address women's work
    Ryan to receive 'Valued Colleague Award'
    Dean's Lecture to focus on civil society
    Foster studies culture via soft drinks
    Warner program examines the media
    Nominees sought for Plitt Scholarship
    Unique alliance forged with Texas A&M

  • October 11, 1999 (#18)
    Athletic complex gets $1 million grant
    Chu, Williams join Board of Trustees
    Joanna Scott receives literary award
    Angela Davis comes to the River Campus
    The '60 radical will lecture on the prison system
    Physics student named as top researcher
    'Adrianfest' honors career of physicist
    Acclaimed poet to give reading, lecture
    Anthropologist to give Morgan Lecture
    Campus showcases Turkish musician
    University theater boasts unique season

  • September 27, 1999 (#17)
    Physicist wins DOE's investigator award
    New research building officially opens
    Cooperative spirit yields cost savings
    FROM: University Telecommunications Division
    Professor Emeritus Gunderson, 82, dies
    Trustee, alum Donald Gaudion dies at 86
    Strings capture the spotlight at Eastman
    SON student Peters wins creative award
    UTD offers answers to call-forwarding questions
    Stonehurst Regatta rows back into town
    Alum, SMD Professor Steinberg dies at 80
    ASL grads return to enlighten students.

  • September 13, 1999 (#16)
    Weliky wins the McKnight Scholar Award
    Kyburg given research appointment, grant
    Kafka Prize awarded to Cuban writer
    García to read from prize-winning novel at presentation
    Funds put student internships more within reach
    Scheible named new basketball coach
    LLE holds symposium, honors teacher
    Research participants needed
    Student, friend give their dream wings
    Their round-the-world flight is planned for next year
    Ongoing phone system support offered by UTD

  • August 30, 1999 (#15)
    Convocation honors Goergen winners
    Named deanship recognizes Sproull gift
    Jackson issues staff diversity directives
    Redesigned Web site now easier to use
    $1.1 million awarded for brain research
    Ravenel is named to Fayerweather chair
    Herpes virus may help stroke patients
    Follow-up employee satisfaction survey
    ATS now offers classroom tech support
    Stay in touch with ATS
    Note 9/4 power upgrade
    Update on new voice mail system
    UTD provides extended training opportunities

  • August 16, 1999 (#14)
    University responds to employee study
    Pifer appointed as new director of UFS
    University gifts rise to record level
    UTD gives phone training progress report
    Phone system installation update
    Vision team to be part of research center
    Former head of chemistry department dies
    Tarbell helped shape department over 30-year tenure
    Press launches medical history series
    Marathon team honors leukemia patient
    Cicchetti honored with APA awards
    ESM-Texaco institute draws educators

  • August 2, 1999 (Student Summer Issue)
    University starts diversity initiatives
    Cooper appointed River Campus Dean
    Phone system upgrade brings new features
    Miranda named director of Greek affairs
    Convocation set, Goergen Awards decided
    Dates to remember
    Changes made to fight sexual harassment
    Revised history curriculum instituted
    Peru study-abroad program to be offered
    Keep fit with these sporting guidelines
    Name change signals sports make-over
    Career Center helps to find your calling
    University orchestra performs in Italy
    Important information for fall

  • July 26, 1999 (#13)
    Simon School to offer new concentration
    Electronic-commerce specialization begins this fall
    Cooper appointed as River Campus dean
    Name change signals sports make-over
    Libraries acquire Zimmer poetry archive
    Lead exposure increases risk of cavities
    Fellowship awarded to history professor
    UTD: 'Got questions? We got answers.'
    Astrophysicists launch outreach program
    Growth leads to redesign of URMC Web site
    Shellard joins Simon School admissions
    Miranda named director of Greek affairs
    Medical research building gets its name
    ESM faculty to teach classes in Japan
    Physicist awarded two honorary degrees

  • July 6, 1999 (#12)
    Summer institute eyes visual culture
    Chemistry professor makes DNA discovery
    'Antisense' compound targets disease
    New center to focus on education reform
    UTD announces phone-system rollout plan
    Parthé, Givens to edit Russian journal
    Lupacks write of America's King Arthur
    Barrett, Chiarenza win Fairchild Award
    Gallery gets $150,000 Luce grant
    UHS receives accreditation from JCAHO
    Friends of the Libraries give $30,000

  • June 14, 1999 (#11)
    Special-ed conference comes to campus
    Longtime employees honored for service
    First Clark Chair of History appointed
    Rodan joins Eastman conducting faculty
    RE: Replacement and Enhancement of University Remote Access
    Noted harpist Eileen Malone dies at 92
    Borasi named to Frederica Warner Chair
    RE: Listservs
    Trustee, alum Mercer Brugler dies at 94
    Janet Wolff awarded Cornell fellowship
    Think Safe

  • May 24, 1999 (#10)
    Center for Future Health is here and now
    Athletic center gets major trustee gift
    Chicana scholar will speak at conference
    History becomes herstory as the University hosts the 11th Berkshire Conference
    Summer renovations get under way at the River Campus
    University receives environmental award
    University orchestra performs in Italy
    United Way campaign raises $675,000
    Bredes named director of Susan B. Center
    Employee reporting process sees major changes

  • May 3, 1999 (#9)
    Campuses ready for 149th Commencement
    Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition opens
    ESM, McPartland start annual jazz series
    RE: CLARC Upgrade and Closing
    The last of the card catalogs draws near
    DOD's $5 million award is 'TOPS'
    Berlo awarded 1999 Guggenheim
    Students receive awards, scholarships
    Sesquicentennial competition established
    History professor receives major award
    Laser pointer aids Parkinson's patients

  • April 19, 1999 (#8)
    TO: Faculty/Staff
    Residency program for pharmacists set up
    TO: The University Community
    For Carl Chiarenza, being appointed an artist-in-residence is a dream come true
    Sitzmann designated chair of surgery
    Anbar on quest for ancient, remote life
    Gulf War photo hung in Wilson Commons
    Ibsen's Ghosts comes to Todd Theater
    Debate team continues path to success

  • April 5, 1999 (#7)
    Journal published as 3 millionth volume
    John Gardner's student journal reveals craft of writing
    Garrison Keillor to perform at Eastman
    River Campus gets ready for NCUR 99
    VanderZwaag appointed athletic director
    New cause for Alzheimer's symptom found
    Study says that 'motion blindness' affects disorientation
    Poet Anthony Hecht to give reading
    Michael Farris, ESM professor, dies at 41
    New center connects to community
    Renowned Puerto Rican author to lecture
    TO: Deans, Directors, Department Heads

  • March 22, 1999 (#6)
    Bronfman headlines Commencement
    Guagliardo appointed director of URMES
    Research conference to draw thousands
    Eastman School to offer B.M.A. degree
    Day of Caring
    New program draws three major writers
    CSN activities foster community service
    UTD announces new phone system schedule
    Prof. Emeritus Julian Keilson dies at 74
    Keilson was a 30-year veteran of the Simon School
    Beck essay collection produced by Press
    Meditation sessions gain in popularity
    Madigan named Press acquisitions editor
    Jefferson book is reissued by professor

  • March 8, 1999 (#5)
    Jacobs named dean for graduate studies
    Self-taught artists shine at MAG show
    HR changes disability-reporting process
    United Way campaign plans to 'Focus on Fifty'
    Renowned physicist joins chemistry dept.
    Alumna Esther Conwell builds on 50-year career
    NIA grant to benefit hearing research
    Copyright Clearance and Fair Use
    Smith, co-inventor of Hib vaccine, dies
    Campaign kick-off (photo)
    Latest research news available through e-mail

  • February 22, 1999 (#4)
    Reconstruction begins on sports complex
    Young-musician program teams ESM, RPO
    Get ready to 'Make Good Things Happen'
    1st Chief information officer appointed
    Arizona's Amelia Tynan also will be vice provost
    Leno, scientist agree: Snakes are smart
    How UFS keeps up with Old Man Winter
    Dialup Internet service changes ahead
    UTD maps strategy to deal with new challenges

  • February 8, 1999 (#3)
    Gift boosts 'Rush Rhees Renaissance'
    Volunteers sought for April conference
    UnCover Reveal exposes journals' topics
    From: Thomas H. Jackson
    Simon School rates high on new survey
    The London Financial Times ranks the school 21st
    Physicist Thorndike earns top prize
    Professor Emeritus Martin Lessen dies
    Engineering department carries his signature
    Political science dept. ranked No. 3
    To: The University Community
    Holocaust-inspired poet to give reading
    Medical Center receives $3 million grant

  • January 25, 1999 (#2)
    Alumna gift to reward graduate teaching
    ESM installs assistive-listening system
    Simon, SON establish professorships
    Smith and Kirshling designated as recipients
    Camelot rides into the millennium with Lupack's conference on Arthurian legends
    Niemi co-authors civic education book
    Science details chemical engineers' work
    Fischer, ex-radiology-dept. chair, dies
    Tracking boosts child immunization rate
    Environmental compliance deadline met

  • January 11, 1999 (#1)
    Introducing Academic Technology Services
    Fossil evidence tells of Arctic warming
    New board to guide high-tech inventions
    Family center teams with city school
    Study with the deaf reveals brain's 'rewiring'
    Public-speaking team gets jump start
    TV Club capitalizes on new cable system
    New treatment set for hepatitis C
    Reis elected to head psychology society

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