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Campus News
     
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Current Issue: November 11, 2002
Volume 38, Number 9

In Brief

Open House for HSC ethics institute Nov. 14

“What is ethics and what does it have to do with health care?” is the topic of an open house presented by the UNM Health Sciences Center Institute for Ethics, Thursday, Nov. 14, from 6-8 p.m., 917 Vassar NE.

Community members are encouraged to attend.

For information, call Shirley Alexander 272-4575 or email salexander@salud.unm.edu.

Wright gives JAR lecture

University of Michigan Professor Henry T. Wright will present “Experiments in State-Building: New Research in Mesopotamia and Madagascar” for the XV Journal of Anthropological Research (JAR) Distinguished Lecture, Thursday, Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Anthropology bldg., rm. 163.

He will give a seminar Friday, Nov. 15, at noon in the same location.

Career Services hosts open house

An open house for the the new Career Services Cyber Café will take place Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 3-6 p.m.

The remodel increased computer pods from six to 12 units and provides a state-of-the-art office setting for students and the community.

In addition, in a collaborative effort between New Mexico State University and UNM, Career Services will host the first Public Service Career Showcase Nov. 21 highlighting public service employers in the United States.

Spanish profs to speak

UNM Spanish Professor and Chair Tey Diana Rebolledo and New Mexico State University Spanish Professor Ricardo Aguilar Melantzón are the featured speakers at the Open Doors: Regional Scholars and Writers Series Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 2 p.m. in Zimmerman Library’s west wing. The two will discuss border literature.

Stone to lecture on preventive research

UNM’s International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) student chapter is hosting a monthly lecture series.

Elaine Stone, College of Education adjunct professor, will present “Evidence Based Preventive Research: The National Institute of Health Contribution & Challenges” Wednesday, Nov. 20, from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the UNM College of Pharmacy in Room B-15.

For information, 272-5596.

Blood drive a success

The recent blood drive hosted by the UNM General Library collected 201 pints of blood to meet community needs, said Jan Dodson Barnhart, coordinator of the drive and program manager in the library’s development office.

“The event raises a small amount of money for the library, but it’s really more about goodwill,” said Barnhart.