Archive for July, 2007

Transportation Expert Analyzes Economics of ‘The Final Frontier’

Posted: July 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Ken Button’s office in the Finley Building on the Fairfax Campus is sparsely decorated. You won’t find a desk full of ships or planes as you might find in the office of another transportation expert.

The Five-Minute Interview: Actor Robert Prosky

Posted: July 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Actor Robert Prosky and his wife, Ida, were on the Fairfax Campus last week to finalize arrangements for turning his papers over to the University Libraries’ Special Collections and Archives.

Prosky, who is best-known for his role as Sgt. Jablonski on the television series “Hill Street Blues,” considers Washington, D.C., his home. He has appeared in more than 200 plays on Broadway and in regional theater, 37 films, and numerous television shows, including playing Kirstie Alley’s dad on an episode of “Cheers” and in the series “Veronica’s Closet.”

Erica Hernandez Is July Employee of the Month

Posted: July 2, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

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Current position: Administrative Assistant to the University Scholars Office
What she does: Erica, along with the University Scholars staff, helps to provide enriched and dynamic educational, intellectual, cultural and social programs for scholars.