November 8, 2001
to be senior class gift
Class of 2002 has chosen to fund the installation of historical street
clocks on the University Park campus for its senior class gift. Seniors
have pledged more than $16,000 so far to the project. The number of clocks
will depend on the final cost of each clock and the total amount of money
raised by the class.
hours, University employees
trade desk jobs for instruments
of the brightest moments in Tom Mallouk's career as a rock 'n' roller
came when his then-10-year-old daughter Laura hopped on stage at the Friends
School Fun Fair in State College to sing "Twist and Shout."
student parents with child-care costs
Office of Human Resources has secured a grant award of $280,000 per year
for the next four years, for a total of $1.12 million, from the U.S. Department
of Education to provide child-care financial assistance to student parents
on diversity at seminar
administrators, including the President's Council, college deans and department
heads focused on building collaborative and diverse communities as they
met to discuss furthering the University's commitment to enhance diversity,
in a one-day seminar held Nov. 1 at The Nittany Lion Inn on the University
has gone out for nominations for the 2002 President's Award for Excellence
in Academic Integration.
Nine Penn State Outreach and Cooperative Extension staff
members have been selected as Outreach and Cooperative Extension interns
reviewing team finishes evaluation of University's diversity efforts,
of external reviewers has completed a three-day visit to the University,
conducting an independent evaluation of affirmative action and the diversity
programs at the University.
Administrative Fellows Program
and nominations are being sought for the Administrative Fellows Program