May 1999 News Releases


May 4, 1999
Audio-Reader honors volunteers
Outstanding KU graduates to carry banners
4,000 to participate in KU Commencement May 23
Complete schedule of commencement events
KU honors graduate students, teaching assistants on May 7
KU School of Education plans groundbreaking May 8
May 5, 1999
KU to honor student leaders
KU conference for faculty features top on-line courses
KU students, faculty receive Big 12 American Indian Awards
KU names distinguished 1999 teaching award winners
Correction: Outstanding KU graduates to carry banners
May 7, 1999
NFL Hall of Famer commits $75,000 for KU education facility
Friedman wins Shankel teaching award
Skrtic to chair KU's top-ranked special education program
3 KU students win national scholarships to study abroad
May 11, 1999
3 KU graduates are all in the family
Toe-typing student earns Ph.D. to help others
KU to honor four for distinguished service
Alumnus creates KU scholarships in law and education
May 13, 1999
2 KU faculty members honored for service to students
Students honor 58 for teaching excellence
KU honors doctoral recipients and candidates
KU economics department announces 1999 award winners
KU, Sprint collaborate to improve internet quality
Exxon matches employee gifts to KU threefold
KU Trumpet Ensemble to perform at national convention
May 14, 1999
KU researchers study smelly water
KU museum researcher discovers new pygmy-owl species
KU recruitment publication among top 10
3 KU students win national engineering award
KU offers online courses for teachers
May 17, 1999
KU announces Spring 1999 candidates for degrees
May 19, 1999
Engineering school honors retired professor
KU student will graduate with four degrees in six years
Future engineers join professional order
KU formula race car team enters international competition
KU Dole Institute plans NATO 50th anniversary conference
May 20, 1999
Brothers establish pharmacy scholarship fund
KU drug info center is a phone call away
May 21, 1999
3 KU students win Fulbright Scholarships to study abroad
Column: Best friends and bad ends
KU Marching Jayhawks to perform in Holland
Ross to serve as interim Fine Arts dean
May 25, 1999
Georg named university distinguished professor
KU ROTC units commission new officers
May 26, 1999
KU engineering students have right formula for race car
KU Spring 1999 graduate receives Hilden Gibson Award
Allison named new director of geological survey
KU Spring graduate receives 1999 Betty Wahlstedt Award
May 27, 1999
Two KU professors to receive national honor Friday
KU birders set bird-watching record
KU economics educator wins Fulbright to teach in Bulgaria
May 28, 1999
Column: Current young-adult writers inspire reading
KU honors School of Business alumni
June 1999 star log

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