Tuesday, June 29, 2004; VOLUME 21, NUMBER 16

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DARLAND ALL-AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
The following students have been selected to receive the Raymond W. Darland All-American Scholarship for the 2004-05 academic year: James Artmann, mechanical engineering major, Julie Glasscock, double major in chemistry and biochemistry/molecular biology and Helen Velishek, Women’s Studies major, Spanish minor.

The scholarship program was established by Regent Emeritus Richard L. Griggs in honor of Provost Emeritus Raymond W. Darland. Scholarship criteria are academic achievement and leadership contributions to UMD. Each student will receive a $3,500 scholarship.

AIR FORCE ROTC SELECTS LOCAL STUDENTS FOR INTERNSHIPS
Scott Klar and Jason Schreiber, Electrical and Computer Engineering majors, were selected to participate in the Air Force Officer Accession and Training Schools’ Summer Technical Recruiting Internship Program. They are two of 40 students selected nation-wide for this internship program. Upon completion of the program, many of the interns will be offered a $15,000/year scholarship to participate in the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps program.

BIOLOGY AWARDS
Students from the Department of Biology were awarded the following scholarships:
John McCabe Scholarship, Eric G. Bluemn and Karen S. Myren; T.O. Odlaug Scholarship, Daniel M. Fallon, Corwin D. Nelson and Naomi R. Tucker; Ed and Alma Turcotte Scholarship, Jared E. Lund and Neil J. Olson; Sikander M. Karim Pre-Veterinary Medicine Award, Lindsey R. Seifert; Enbridge Scholarship, Nicholas B. Vidor; T.O. Odlaug Award for Outstanding Senior, Kerry L. Kuffenkam; Outstanding First Year Student, Marie H. Foss and Katherine J. Hines; Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant, Anna C. Peterson; Graduate Teaching Assistant, Special Recognition, Rebecca Anderson and Katharine M. Brauch.

administrative NEWS

COMMISSION ON WOMEN NEW MEMBERS
The following women have been inducted into the UMD Commission on Women:
Civil Service Bargaining, Joy Michalicek, Facilities Management, Linda Klint, Geography, Linda Knutson, Health Services; Civil Service Non-Bargaining,
Cindy Christian, program associate, Alworth Institute, Denise Cater, student personnel housing, Maribeth Overland, principal student personnel, College of Education Student Affairs; College of Science and Engineering, Thilagavathi Murugeson, instructor, math and statistics.

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