|IN THE SPOTLIGHT
In the Spotlight with Robert Cranny, Director, Wardenburg Health Center
Professor Explores New Pathway for Chronic Pain Management
Campus Community Unites to Meet Hurricane Needs
FROM THE CHANCELLOR
Chancellor's Open Forum Remarks
At the recent chancellor's open forum, I outlined current campus priorities and new initiatives for strengthening and transforming the Boulder campus. In the event that you weren't able to attend - or would like a review of the topics discussed and ideas for ways you can help - following are my remarks from that event. More >>
AWARDS AND KUDOS
Joseph Falke Named President of Biophysical Society
Professor Joseph Falke of the chemistry and biochemistry department has been elected president of the Biophysical Society, an international, professional group with more than 7,000 members. He will serve as president-elect in 2006 and president in 2007 and will continue to teach. His lab focuses on information transfer pathways that move chemical and hormonal information from the outside of cells into their interiors, where it controls normal cellular behavior and growth. In disease states, such pathways also control bacterial infections, cancer and the immune system .
CU Law School Receives $1M Gift to Fund Wittemyer Courtroom
The School of Law received a million-dollar gift from Nancy and John Wittemyer. The funds will enable construction of a state-of-the-art courtroom in the Wolf Law Building. This is one of the largest private gifts made to the building project to date with just $2.1 million needed to complete construction. The Wittemyer family has longstanding ties to the university. Three generations are graduates of the Law School and 17 family members have graduated from the CU System
DID YOU KNOW?
The Department of Sociology publishes its alumni newsletter, "Buffalo NewsChips," each semester and sends it to over 500 alumni and friends of the department.
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