Archive for April, 2001

Visiting Writers Series Continues with Top Novelist

Posted: April 2, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The spring 2001 Visiting Writers Series continues with a reading by writer Kate Wheeler tonight at 8 p.m. in the Johnson Center, Room 116. In 1996, Granta magazine named Wheeler one of the 20 best novelists under 40 in America – before she had even written a novel. When she finally did publish her first […]

April Is Asian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Posted: April 2, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Kate Passin A month-long celebration of Asian/Pacific Islander heritage starts tomorrow on the Fairfax Campus. Sponsored by the Office of Diversity Programs and Services, the celebration is filled with movies, music, lectures, and presentations. The first event is a lecture by Kristine Aono, a contemporary, well-known Japanese artist. Aono discusses her work tomorrow at […]

Dean Miller Is April Employee of the Month

Posted: April 2, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

By Robin Herron Dean Miller, fiscal technician senior in the Office of Sponsored Programs, is the April Employee of the Month. Miller’s job is to manage state, federal, and private grants for research. He works on reconciling accounts and budgets, approves expenditures, and follows state, federal, and university expenditure guidelines for hundreds of grants. “I […]