The Campus Chronicle
Vol. XVIII, Issue 19
for the Amherst campus of the University of Massachusetts
January 31, 2003

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Seniors Troy Lorusso (left) and Sara Antion take a "tea break" during inventory re-organization at the Crafts Center in the Student Union on Jan. 16. The two are wearing batik and painted silk items they found during the inventory. (Stan Sherer photo) Alper Bozlak, a graduate student in Art, measures a sheet of wallboard he is using to remodel the office of the Student Union Gallery. The director of the gallery since the fall, he plans to make additional improvements, including hanging new draperies. (Stan Sherer photo)
   
 

Lombardi to be inaugurated
The campus will celebrate the inauguration of John V. Lombardi as chancellor Thursday and Friday, Feb. 6 and 7.

Rogers appointed faculty advisor to provost
Richard Rogers, professor of Resource Economics, has been appointed faculty advisor to the provost for undergraduate education, effective Jan. 27.

Feb. 6 activities to showcase research, teaching, learning
A host of academic symposia and other activities will be available for public attendance Feb. 6 as part of the campus's celebration of Chancellor John V. Lombardi's inauguration.

Du Bois Library gears up for chancellor's inaugural
In honor of Chancellor John V. Lombardi's inauguration, the Du Bois Library is presenting activities during the day, Thursday, Feb. 6, and throughout the month. All events and exhibits are free and open to the public.

'Classroom Blitz' cleans up, refurbishes classrooms, halls in 6 buildings
In contrast with the summer's highly visible construction boom that tore up sidewalks, filled the air with the beeping of trucks in reverse, and saw walls and framing rise into the campus skyline, a quiet revolution took place in six classroom buildings over the winter break.

Holmes leads jazz students in gaining recognition
at international conference

The University's Studio Orchestra/Rockestra, was one of 12 university and college ensembles chosen by the Board of the International Association of Jazz Educators to perform at the 30th Annual International Association For Jazz Education's Conference, Jan. 9-12 in Toronto.

Blue Wall brightens, updates look with primary colors, bistro furniture
The Blue Wall still has a blue wall and most of its free-standing "broken" concrete ones, but the Lincoln Campus Center eatery otherwise has a new bistro look, thanks to an intersession renovation.

 
 
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