Students Visit CU-Boulder To Learn More About Natural Resource Issues

July 8, 1997

High school students from the statewide program Youth in Natural Resources will participate in a variety of seminars and hands-on activities at the CU-Boulder Integrated Teaching and Learning Laboratory on July 16 from 1:45 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Hands-on lab experiments will expose students from various ethnic and cultural backgrounds to opportunities in natural resources, the importance of environmental issues and the benefits of higher education. Students will conduct experiments with ITLL’s interactive exhibits on topics like fluid dynamics, chaos theory and weather.

College Of Music To Hold Service In Memory Of Professor Walter Collins

July 8, 1997

A memorial service for Walter S. “Wally” Collins, professor emeritus of music and a former associate dean of the College of Music at the University of Colorado at Boulder, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 12, in Grusin Music Hall. A reception in the new student lounge will follow the service. Collins died June 30 of a brain aneurysm in Hyannis Port, Mass., while vacationing in Cape Cod. He was 71.

Judicial Affairs Reports 23 Cases Stemming From May Hill Riots

July 7, 1997

Twenty-three cases stemming from the May 3-5 University Hill riots have been or are being reviewed by the Office of Judicial Affairs at the University of Colorado at Boulder, according to Andrea Goldblum, director of judicial affairs. As of July 1, the Judicial Affairs Office reported the status of the 23 cases as follows: • Four suspensions, each for one year, which do not remain permanently on the students’ records • One expulsion, which remains a permanent part of the student’s record

State's Photonics Industry Gets A Boost From New Directory

July 7, 1997

Whether people know it or not, they’re using photonic technology dozens of times each day. Photonics – lasers, sensors and optics – are present in computers, microwave ovens, telephones, clock radios and cars. Another little known fact is that Colorado is becoming a hub of photonic manufacturing. • Denver’s Lockheed Martin uses the technology in its Titan II expendable launch system. • Boulder’s Lexmark International uses it in inkjet and laser printers.

Judicial Affairs Reports 23 Cases Stemming From May Hill Riots

July 7, 1997

Twenty-three cases stemming from the May 3-5 University Hill riots have been or are being reviewed by the Office of Judicial Affairs at the University of Colorado at Boulder, according to Andrea Goldblum, director of judicial affairs. As of July 1, the Judicial Affairs Office reported the status of the 23 cases as follows: • Four suspensions, each for one year, which do not remain permanently on the students’ records • One expulsion, which remains a permanent part of the student’s record

CU-Boulder Entrepreneurship Program's Ph.D. Ranks No. 1

July 6, 1997

PROGRAM’S Ph.D. RANKS NO. 1 The University of Colorado at Boulder Graduate School of Business Administration was recently ranked No. 1 in doctoral entrepreneurship education at the 42nd World Conference of the International Council of Small Businesses in San Francisco. The entrepreneurship doctoral program out-ranked competing schools such as Harvard, Purdue, Northwestern, University of Georgia, University of South Carolina, Wharton, Michigan, University of North Carolina and Texas A&M.

CU-Boulder Researchers, Students To View First Mars Pathfinder Images July 4

July 2, 1997

A group of space scientists and students will gather at CU-Boulder’s Space Technology Building in the CU Research Park the evening of July 4 to see the first images of Mars beamed back to Earth by NASA’s Mars Pathfinder landing craft.

CU Engineering Professor Receives Awards For Excellence In Teaching

July 1, 1997

Professor John Falconer of the chemical engineering department at the University of Colorado at Boulder has received two awards for outstanding teaching skills and for his dedication in motivating students to get the most out of their learning experiences.

Grand Forks Council Member To Speak At Disaster Conference

July 1, 1997

A Grand Forks, N.D., City Council member will describe the impact of this year's devastating flood during a workshop on natural disasters to convene July 14-16 in downtown Denver. Councilman Eliot Glassheim will give the keynote address at the event sponsored by the Natural Hazards Center of the University of Colorado at Boulder on July 14 at 9:30 a.m. The Red River flooded 80 percent of Grand Forks this spring and forced the evacuation of nearly all residents.

Longtime Music Prof Walter Collins Dies At Age 71 In Hyannis Port, Mass.

July 1, 1997

Walter S. “Wally” Collins, professor emeritus of music and a former associate dean of the College of Music at the University of Colorado at Boulder, died June 30 of a brain aneurysm in Hyannis Port, Mass. He was 71. Collins and his wife, Jenny Kate, of Boulder, were vacationing in Cape Cod last week when the aneurysm occurred. He was admitted to Cape Cod Hospital on June 25 and never regained consciousness.

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