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October 2001 News Releases

October 1, 2001
Noted Alzheimer's researcher to give two lectures at KU
70 KU, area residents to read 'Moby-Dick' in marathon, Oct. 3
KU's Open House will be a family event
Award-winning actor/singer Mandy Patinkin returns to KU to meet students
October 2, 2001
Bob Dole to break ground on Dole Institute building at KU on Friday
Get a look at dinosaur eggs -- and inside them at KU Open House on Saturday
KU's Bales organ recital hall celebrates 5th anniversary with 2 gala concerts
KU researchers ask public for help monitoring spread of West Nile virus
October 4, 2001
KU to honor high school students in Hutchinson on Oct. 17
KU revives historic Jayhawk to benefit scholarships for terrorist victims' families
Justice Scalia, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter lead KU law school guest list
KU alumna's film, 'Lisa Picard Is Famous,' to be screened in Lawrence
KU to honor high school students in Salina on Oct. 16
Surveillance expert says national security and personal rights can co-exist
October 5, 2001
Remarks by Sen. Bob Dole
KU to celebrate 'Hawk Odyssey' homecoming with moonwalks, parade
KU journalism student helps with redesign of Leavenworth Times
MEDIA ADVISORY: Plenty of exciting activities planned for first ever KU Open House this weekend
October 8, 2001
KU's Audio-Reader to celebrate 30th anniversary with picnic, proclamation
Baby Jays flock home to KU campus for reunion 30 years after mascot's birth
Community-service projects kick off KU Homecoming Week today
UtiliCorp United's gift to KU helps students document historic structure
October 9, 2001
Auschwitz survivor to speak at KU
Brown Bag Classics offer great lunch time music in October
Nobel Prize winner to speak at KU
Roundtable to focus on Soviet Union's decade of transition
Professor to discuss wind engineering before Congressional committee
October 10, 2001
Unique recital to feature KU oboe professor
KU Jazz Ensemble concert features trombone soloist
Lied Center brings Broadway's bright lights to Lawrence with 'Funny Girl'
Kansas Woodwinds present an evening of variety
KU to honor high school students at Blue Valley
MEDIA ADVISORY: Budig lecturer to focus on student ideas, attitudes about math
MEDIA ADVISORY: Kansas education leaders to discuss teacher shortages in state, nation
October 11, 2001
Colorado couple pledge $1.5 million for Spencer Museum of Art
KU professor helps create emergency response database
Gallery to feature prairie-inspired glass work
KU to honor high school students from Shawnee Mission district
October 12, 2001
KU School of Engineering dean to retire
KU names three finalists for dean of libraries position; public presentations scheduled
Ex.C.E.L. Award winners to be honored during homecoming game
Kansas City 7th-grade reading teacher wins KU Jayhawk Educator award
University Singers perform at First Presbyterian Church
KU to honor Shawnee County high school students in Topeka
October 15, 2001
KU seeks families, international students to spend Thanksgiving together
Black Leadership Symposium to bring 500 high school students to KU
Comanche County map released
KU to honor high school students at Manhattan
October 16, 2001
KU pharmacy school dean warns against taking anthrax antibiotics early
NEH grant helps bring Langston Hughes' poetry to Web generation
City of Lawrence grants $7,000 for Langston Hughes symposium
October 17, 2001
MEDIA ADVISORY: KU Endowment to announce multimillion-dollar gift for university
KU Edwards Campus hosts community forums addressing Sept. 11 attacks
KU School of Business affiliation targets ongoing management education
Poet who inspired Imagination and Place conference to read at KU Oct. 22
University offices remain open during fall break
KU to honor high school students at Osage City
KU to honor high school students at Wichita
October 18, 2001
Notice to KU campus and community: Helicopters to fly over on Friday, Sunday
Einstein Bagels creator returns to alma mater to give first leadership lecture
Noted economist's lecture on monetary policy slated for Wednesday at KU
KU senior is first to win national award offered by Theta Chi fraternity
KU Sings! features six university voice ensembles
Faculty flute recital offers fresh interpretations
October 19, 2001
KU economics graduate gives $10 million to KU fund-raising campaign
Gifts to KU Endowment Association reach new record
KU Endowment Association elects new trustees
Chancellors Club honors scientist
Engineering professor receives Career Teaching Award
Chancellors Club Scholars named for 2001-2002 academic year
Chancellors Club Teaching Professorship awarded to Craig Martin
Tailgaters invited to purchase historic Jayhawk T-shirt, raise funds for victims
Last U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union to speak on KU campus Monday
Engineering high school design competition set for Nov. 6
Chancellors Club Teaching Professorship awarded to Craig Martin
Study: Women who write about their cancer experiences report better health
October 22, 2001
MEDIA ADVISORY: Last U.S. ambassador to Soviet Union to hold press conference at KU today
Peace Corps creates office at KU
KU symphony orchestra to perform four thematic masterpieces
KU jazz groups to perform together
October 23, 2001
KU student from Hutchinson volunteers for relief effort
Series on economic indicators to reflect on Sept. 11 market implications
Capitol Federal grant supports 2002 Langston Hughes celebration at KU
October 24, 2001
Center for physical activity, weight management joins KU Life Span Institute
KU Theatre for Young People to stage 'Afternoon of the Elves'
KU to honor high school students at Chapman
KU to honor high school students at Emporia
October 25, 2001
KU researchers receive $6.24 million special-education grant
Hilltop center receives scholarship grant
Public series to look at Broadway musicals from 'Brigadoon' to 'Camelot'
Community murals in reaction to terrorist attacks on display in union
October 26, 2001
Courses give students leg up on Internet security
What you can do to protect against cyber attacks
KU Etiquette Dinner offers young job seekers the polish they need
KU seeks families, international students to spend Thanksgiving together
Roger Martin: Hibernation is not the answer to escaping cold reality
October 29, 2001
Memorial to be dedicated Thursday to KU graduate Shannon Martin
Fire Service Training offers four courses
KANU to give away CDs to thank pledge donors
New schools can help overthrow Taliban, KU professor says
RADIO NEWSLINE: Relief efforts to Afghanistan needed soon, says KU historian
Professors to hold teach-in at KU to discuss religion and war
KU Women's Play Festival continues with 'So What's New?'
Brown Bag Classics offer lunch time music in November
October 30, 2001
Veterans to be remembered Nov. 8 during ceremony, vigil
Three designers wrap up Hallmark Symposium Series at KU
Two jazz worlds combine in Lied Center performance
Chemical engineering student wins Rotary scholarship
October 31, 2001
KANU's Vintage Jazz Show celebrates 20th anniversary Friday night
Konza Prairie Chamber Players visit KU for recital Nov. 19
KU design faculty to display work
KU to honor high school students at Kansas City


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