Robert Appleton's posters Hanan Ashrawi
and Rigoberta Menchu from his International Women of
Hope series have travelled through Finland as part as an exhibition
that will continue to tour European countries ending in the worldwide
convention of Soroptimist International in Glasgow, Scotland in July of
2007. The Poster Exhibition also promotes the project Women
Survivors of War.
Matt Andrews, professor, Department of Biology, and his team, had
their research on ground squirrels and hibernation featured in USA
Today (1/24/06) and in the cover story for the magazine New Scientist
Linda and Jim Belote, retired faculty members contributed the chapter
Que hacen dos mil saraguros en EE.UU y España? to La
migracion ecuatoriana: transnacionalismo, redes e identidades edited
by Gioconda Herrera, Maria Cristina Carrillo and Alicia Torres and published
by Facultad Latino Americano de Ciencias Sociales del Ecuador in January
Randall Hicks, professor, Department of
Biology, was featured in a February 7, Minnesota Public Radio story on
contaminated beaches. Hicks and his colleagues are working to match the
DNA fingerprints of bacteria collected in water with bacteria from known
Jerry Pepper, associate dean, College of Liberal Arts, has recently
published Cultural identity tensions in a post-acquisition organization
by Gerald Pepper and Gregory Larson in Journal of Applied Communication
Research 34(1), 49-71.
Tom Zogg, reference librarian and member of the Geoscience Information
Society, reports that the winner of the 2005 Best Geoscience Reference
Book Award is Encyclopedia of Atmospheric Sciences, published by Academic
Press. The award was presented by his committee at the Geological Society
of America Annual Meeting last October in Salt Lake City.
Chris Burdett and Ron Millen (University
of Minnesota Twin Cities) recently published Critical habitat in
the balance: science, economics, and other relevant factors in Minnesota
Journal of Law, Science and Technology, 2005, 7(1):227-300.
J. M. Hanowski, R.W. Howe, D. R. Marks, G.J. Niemi,
and S. J. Price recently published The importance of spatial
scale for conservation and assessment of anuran populations in coastal
wetlands of the western Great Lakes, USA in Landscape Ecology
C.A. Johnston, Niemi, and P. T. Wolter recently published
Mapping submergent aquatic vegetation in the US Great Lakes using
Quickbird satellite data in the International Journal of Remote
Sensing 26:5255-5274, 2005.
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