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August 2001 News Releases

August 1, 2001
Renowned college guide says KU 'a great place to be,' one of nation's 'best buys'
August 3, 2001
KU graduate named journalism teacher of the year by national foundation
Program recognizes KU for encouraging minority librarians
Roger Martin: Mythical yearbook prompts reflections
August 7, 2001
Chancellor to undergo prostate surgery at KU Medical Center Wednesday
KU students in shared living groups encouraged to take meningitis vaccine
KU mathematics students collect more than $55,000 in scholarships, awards
August 8, 2001
Bob Dole to attend groundbreaking of institute building on KU campus
KU names nationally known historian as director of Robert J. Dole Institute
New Dole director has Kansas connections
Architecture firm establishes scholarship for KU students
August 10, 2001
$53,600 gift establishes scholarship in memory of daughter
Warren named new director of life span institute
KU begins search for new dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
August 14, 2001
Thousands of miles later, dentist gives KU $485,000 tiger beetle collection
Architectural Engineering realignment will strengthen 88-year-old program
KU library exhibit extends happy 80th birthday to KC doctor, art scholar
August 15, 2001
New repeat policy doesn't apply to classes taken before the Fall 2001 semester Kansas can avoid California's deregulation nightmares Radio News Line: California was ■dead wrong˙ says KU business prof
August 16, 2001
Media Advisory: Hawk Week events help introduce students to KU, honor top professors
Father's philosophy inspires daughter to create $75,000 scholarship fund
August 17, 2001
KU pharmacists offer tips to help patients stay informed
Kansas Geological Survey seismic crew to study sinking roadbed near Hutchinson
3 KU journalism students win national Roy W. Howard awards
KU law professor is Bush's choice for U.S. attorney; will be sworn in Monday
Roger Martin: Low-profile sleep apnea wreaks slow havoc on lives
August 20, 2001
Hawk Week: Torch to pass to frosh whose family ties date to 1866, KU's first Latin professor
KU's Kansas Geological Survey receives federal grant to study Wellington oil field
August 21, 2001
KU to offer Hungarian language class for first time [audio]
August 22, 2001
'Surprise Patrol' to deliver $5,000 Kemper Awards to top teachers at KU
MEDIA ADVISORY: Join 'Surprise Patrol' in handing out $5,000 to winning teachers in classrooms
Chancellor Hemenway's Student Convocation speech
August 23, 2001
'Surprise Patrol' gives 9 KU professors Kemper Awards, $5K each on first day
August 24, 2001
4 more KU faculty receive Kemper Awards for teaching excellence
$4 million gift to fund new strength and conditioning center at KU
KHC grant to fund Langston Hughes poetry circles in 6 Kansas cities
Brown Bag Classics return for another season of lunchtime concerts
Native American performances aim to encourage dialogue among cultures
August 27, 2001
Statement by Chancellor Robert Hemenway on the death of Dane Bales
2 more KU faculty receive Kemper Awards for teaching excellence
Anthropology museum to offer beadwork workshop during Indian Arts Show
August 28, 2001
Passing on the gift of speech: Man gives $600K so others can get help he received
KU Life Span Institute founder receives international award
Diverse expertise punctuates Hallmark Symposium this fall at KU
2 KU geologists to receive national public service awards
August 29, 2001
Britain's top pollster, BBC commentator returns to KU to discuss a united Europe
'Surprise Patrol' gives out 2 more Kemper Awards; 3 left to be awarded
KU administrator joins Kauffman Foundation's Youth Development board
August 30, 2001
KU unveils responsible tailgating initiative |Map of area
More than 260 freshmen at KU named Mount Oread Scholars
August 31, 2001
Statement by Chancellor Hemenway on deaths of two KU students this week
KU astronomer s new study predicts further expansion of universe
Roger Martin: Cosmologist's script for the universe's final scene says it will be icy, not fiery
KU to honor Marion, McPherson and Rice county high school students at McPherson
KU to honor Butler, Elk and Greenwood high school students at El Dorado


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