1998

January 1998

  • Wednesday, January 21, 5 p.m. Education for a Tax Time Sheldon Frankel, tax law specialist, will give a presentation to club members on changes to the US Tax Code which may affect academicians. Contact George Tomlin for details.
  • Friday, January 23, 5 - 9 p.m. Welcome Back Party. Contact Bill Beardsley for details.
  • Tuesday, January 27, 3:15 - 4 p.m. African American Humanities Search Committee Meeting. Contact Bill Haltom.
  • Wednesday, January 28, 4 - 5 p.m. Faculty Salary Committee Program: "The UPS Tuition Remission Program: What It Is, and How (and How Well) It Works" Contact Bary Bauska for details.
  • Friday, January 30, 4 - 6 p.m. Faculty Reading Group for Cross-Disciplinary Discussion of Teaching Contact Chris Kline, Steven Neshyba, or Suzanne Barnett for details.

February 1998  

  • Monday, February 2, Noon - 1 p.m. Coffee/Tea/ Dessert Reception to Celebrate the Publication (and 2nd Printing!) of Geoffrey Block's Book, *Enchanted Evening*. Contact Mott Greene for details.
  • Wednesday, February 4, 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. Economics Department. Contact Kate Stirling for more details.
  • Thursday, February 5, 7 - 10 p.m. Reception for John Horner, Phi Beta Kappa Lecturer. Contact Mott Greene for details.
  • Friday February 6, 4 - 6 p.m. Reception for the University's Trustees (All Honorary Members of the Club). Contact Mott Greene for details.
  • Wednesday, February 11, 4 p.m. The Prelude committee will host an informal session for interested faculty on Wednesday afternoon. Contact Carrie Washburn for details.
  • Friday, February 13, 5 - 7 p.m. TGIF Contact Mott Greene (greene@pugetsound.edu)
  • Tuesday, February 17 SCXT Chili Feed Cancelled.
  • Friday, February 20
    • 4:30 p.m. In concert with the usual Friday TGIF please join us for a reception honoring Professor William McGrath, Visiting Professor of Humanities. Bill, Professor of History from University of Rochester, is with us for spring Semester, teaching three Humanties courses. Please stop by on Friday to hoist a glass in Bill's honor and sample some good food. contact Mott Greene (greene@pugetsound.edu) for more details.
    • 5 - 7 p.m. TGIF Contact Mott Greene (greene@pugetsound.edu).
  • Monday, February 23, 4 - 5 p.m. Meeting of the ENVR committee. Contact Michael Valentine for more details.
  • Thursday, February 26, Noon. Meeting of women faculty. Contact Suzanne Holland for further details.
  • Friday, February 27, 5 - 7 p.m. TGIF Contact Mott Greene (greene@pugetsound.edu).

March 1998  

  • Sunday, March 1, Happy St. David's Day!
  • Thursday, March 5, 6 p.m. Dinner for the Humanties Advisory Board. Contact Rob Garratt for more details.
  • Friday, March 6
    • 3 - 4 p.m. Open Meeting for Faculty interested in the Hewlett Foundation Grant Program on Pluralism and Unity. Contact Kris Bartanen for more details.
    • 5 - 7 p.m. TGIF Contact Mott Greene (greene@pugetsound.edu).
  • Friday, March 13, No TGIF today (Spring Break)
  • Saturday, March 14 - Sunday, March 22, Spring Break
  • Wednesday, March 25, 12:30 p.m. Meeting of women faculty. Contact Suzanne Holland for further details.
  • Thursday, March 26, Noon - 1:30 p.m. Meeting of the P&G Department. Contact Bill Haltom for more details.
  • Friday, March 27, 5 - 7 p.m. TGIF Contact Mott Greene (greene@pugetsound.edu).

April 1998

  • Wednesday, April 1, 6 - 8 p.m. Meeting of PBK COMIC (Committee on Members In Course). Contact Bill Haltom for more details.
  • Friday, April 3, 5 - 7 p.m. TGIF Contact Mott Greene (greene@pugetsound.edu).
  • Thursday, April 9, 4 p.m. Poetry Reading. Sarah Sloane, Cathy Coan (former UPS student, MFA from UW, currently teaching here) and Hans Ostrom - each will read for 15 minutes at a less-than-an-hour reading. Refreshments. Contact Hans Ostrom for more details.
  • Friday, April 10, TGIF Cancelled
  • Friday, April 17, 5 - 7 p.m. TGIF Contact Mott Greene (greene@pugetsound.edu).
  • Wednesday, April 22, 4:30 p.m. Faculty Authors Read. Sarah Sloane, Ann Putnam, and Bev Conner will read fiction (mostly) along with Judy Doenges, a fine fiction writer who teaches at PLU. Refreshments, of course. Contact Bev Conner for details.
  • Friday, April 24, TGIF CANCELLED
  • Thursday, April 30, Noon. Meeting of women faculty. Contact Suzanne Holland for further details.

May 1998

  • Thursday, May 7, 3 p.m. TGILOC Please reserve space on your calendar for the TGI LDOC on May 7, a party that will start at 3 and might go on for some time, and may involve, at some point, the convening of an ad hoc "Unprofessional Standards" Committee, for purposes not yet entirely clear even to the proposers of the idea. Contact Mott Greene (greene@pugetsound.edu) for more details.
  • Monday, May 11, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Wyatt Seminar in the Humanities. Contact Rob Garratt for more details.
  • Wednesday, May 13, 4 - 6 p.m. Humanities Advisory Board. Contact Rob Garratt for more details.
  • Saturday, May 16, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Comparative Sociology Academic Departmental Gathering. Contact George Guilmet for more details.
  • Thursday, May 28, 4 - 6 p.m. Writing Across the Curriculum Portfolio Evauation Meeting. Contact Julie Neff-Lippman for more details.

June 1998

  • Wednesday, June 10, 4 - 6 p.m. Writing Workshop with Julie Sommers (Harvard). Contact Julie Neff-Lippman for more details.

July 1998

  • July 20 - August 8, A handicap access ramp was constucted, and the rear entry doors widened, so that wheelchair access is now available to the club from the Wheelock Parking Lot. Contact Mott Greene for more details.

August 1998

  • Wednesday, August 12, 3 - 5 p.m. School of Education Annual Graduate Student Reception. Contact Carol Merz for more details.

September 1998

  • Wednesday, September 9, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. Environmental Studies Advisory Committee. Contact Karen Sable for more details.
  • Friday, September 11, 4 - 8 p.m. Fall BBQ to welcome new faculty and kick-off the new year. Contact Bill Beardsley for more details.
  • Tuesday, September 15, 5 - 7 p.m. Humanities Advisory Board. Contact Rob Garratt for more details.
  • Friday, September 18, 4 - 7 p.m. TGIF. Contact Bill Beardsley for more details.
  • Friday, September 25, 4 - 7 p.m. TGIF. Contact Bill Beardsley for more details.
  • Wednesday, September 30, 4:30 - 6 p.m. Environmental Studies Meeting. Contact Karin Sable for more details.

October 1998

  • Thursday, October 1, Noon - 2 p.m. Faculty women's luncheon. Contact Jane Marie Pinzino for more details.
  • Friday, October 2, 4 - 7 p.m. TGIF. Contact Bill Beardsley for more details.
  • Friday, October 9, 4 - 7 p.m. Oktoberfest celebration Join your colleagues for an autumn get-together. We'll be serving a variety of international beers plus plenty of non-alcoholic beverages. Good food too! Stop in before you head home for the weekend. Contact Jane Marie Pinzino for more details.
  • Friday, October 16, 4 - 7 p.m. No TGIF this week.
  • Friday, October 23
    • No TGIF this week.
    • 3 - 4:30 p.m. Philosophy Department Meeting (Backroom). Contact Bill Beardsley for more details.
    • 4:30 - 6 p.m. Homecoming Weekend Faculty/Alumni Reception, President's House
  • Tuesday, October 27, 4 - 5:30 p.m. PBK meeting. Contact Carrie Washburn for more details.
  • Friday, October 30, 4 - 7 p.m. TGIF. Contact Bill Beardsley for more details.

November 1998

  • Wednesday, November 4, Women Faculty's Brown Bag lunch. Contact Jane Marie Pinzino for more details.
  • Friday, November 20, TGIF (the special edition). Contact Bill Beardsley for more details.

December 1998

  • Thursday, December 3, Faculty Women's Brown bag lunch. Contact Jane Marie Pinzino for more details.
  • Wednesday, December 9, 4 - 8 p.m. End of Term Bash Club Members and New Faculty--You and your guest are cordially invited to celebrate the end of classes and the start of the holiday season! There'll be great food, drink and holiday cheer. We need some folks to help with the set-up. If you'd like to help out, contact Jane Marie Pinzino who is organizing the party-work-party.
  • Friday, December 11, 10 a.m. Wyatt Humanities Group. Contact Rob Garratt for more details.