Feb. 3 - 16, 2006
Vol. 36, Issue 2
Back Issues
Faculty recruitment, diversity initiatives, South Lawn project top BOV agenda
Bhangra night

Nursing gets largest gift ever

R&D prospects
Senate focus may shift
Athletics gives $25,000 to graduate student research and $25,000 to marching band
Hands-on J-Term class
Urban designer lends expertise to national initiative on New Orleans
New LGBT coordinator keeps the door open for U.Va. community, whether gay, straight or questioning
Artists share 'green' visions
U.Va. launches Society of University Families

Wayward Christian soldiers

Study correlates perceived ball size with batting average
Walter Ridley speaker series
Pinkett to discuss black intellectual entrepreneurship
Women's Center Events
Poet Carol Muske-Dukes Stars at two events on Feb. 15
Feb. 6 forum marks release of Reagan Oral History Project
Suite Jane


The Walter N. Ridley
Distinguished Speaker Series athe the University of Virginia

Walter Ridley was the first African American to graduate from the University of Virginia, with a doctorate in education from the Curry School. This series has been created to honor his legacy at the University and his contributions to the field of education.

Dr. Henry JohnsonInaugural Speaker
Dr. Henry Johnson
Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education, U.S. Department of Education, Washington, D.C.

When: Feb. 6, 2006 • 4 p.m.
Where: Rotunda Dome Room, reception to follow in the lower West Oval Room
Lecture: “Preparing America’s Future”

Admission is free and open to the community.

Sponsored by the Curry School of Education, the Walter N. Ridley Scholarship Fund and the Office of the Vice President and Chief Officer for Diversity and Equity


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