University of Evansville

University of Evansville

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Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Upcoming Events

* Bookstore Buyback & Rental Return

The UE Bookstore will have a two Buyback for Summer Session I on Thursday & Friday, June 19 & 20 during regular store hours. Anyone wishing to sell back any book is welcome to bring them in for a quote. Also all SUMMER I rentals that have a duedate of June 20 should bring them into the Bookstore by the deadline. If you have any questions please contact the Bookstore. 

Congratulations

* 2014-2015 Global Scholars

The Institute for Global Enterprise is pleased to announce the Global Scholars for the 2014-15 academic year. Congratulations to P. Lorena Andueza, assistant professor of Spanish; Shala Cunningham, assistant professor of physical therapy; and Walayet Khan, professor of finance. Each Global Scholar will receive a generous stipend and travel allowance. As UE Global Scholars, the recipients of this award will engage in scholarship, curriculum development, travel and/or research activities related to the impact of globalization on our learning environment.

To read about the projects, go here:  http://www.evansville.edu/globalenterprise/scholars.cfm.  

The Global Scholars program is supported by the John H. Schroeder Global Scholar Endowed Fund. 

 

* Douglas Reed to Teach at Indiana University

Douglas Reed, University Organist/Professor Emeritus of Music, has been invited to serve as a Sabbatical Guest Teacher in the Organ Department of Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music in March, 2015. Dr. Reed will teach undergraduate and graduate students during his residency, which will focus on the organ music of William Albright, William Bolcom, and other traditional repertoire. After 35 years of teaching organ, harpsichord, music theory, and sacred music courses at UE, Dr. Reed continues to play an active role in the Department of Religious Life. His current research includes a recording project at the University of Michigan and an article and concert celebrating the life of eminent American composer, William Albright in October, 2014. Reed also leads efforts to repurpose the historic Tinker Memorial Organ, built in 1919 for a Methodist Centenary celebration in Columbus, Ohio, and brought to Evansville through the efforts of UE’s first president, Alfred Hughes.

Thank You

* Honoring Women Veterans Conference Draws 130 Women Veterans to Campus

The University hosted 130 women veterans ranging in age from 20 to 104 on Saturday, June 14 for the 5th annual Honoring Women Veterans Conference. The ladies were from every branch of the military and represented eras from WWII through present day. Area businesses and service providers volunteered their time to share valuable information about VA benefits, job search and career advice, and pampering care like facials, manicures, and massages. The UE Office of Veterans Affairs wishes to thank the following people for their support: Kregg Woosley, John Meyer, Joan Fedor-Bassemeier, Sylvia DeVault, Donna Jones, Kathy Perry, Stewart Hillenburg, Russell Layne, Dan Avery, Kim Anthony, Debbie Driggs, Chad Miller, Shannon Bradley, Cynthia Simmons, Leland Dierks, Theresa Hoffnerr, Andrew Carter, Paula Heldt. 

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