2003

February 2003

  • Friday, February 7, 4 - 8 p.m. Our Sixth Annual Start the Term Off Right Party So plan to join us at the Club. We feature our new "house" wines as well as the usual assortment of goodies and beverages (plus a few surprises). As always, spouses, sig others, buddies well-behaved pets and adult children are always welcome!
  • Wednesday February 19, 5 - 7 p.m. Science Technology and Society Group. Discussion of the theme "What Happened to the Science in the History of Science?" (drafts available from Mott Greene). All interested faculty welcome to attend. Please contact Mott Greene for more details
  • Wednesday February 26, 4 - 5 p.m. Discussion of the New Science, Technology, and Society major and minor. All interested faculty are welcome. Refreshments will be served. For details please contact Mott Greene (greene@ups.edu) or Jim Evans (jcevans@ups.edu).

March 2003

  • Tuesday March 4, 4 p.m. **CANCELLED** Faculty Club Trustees monthly meeting. Report on rent negotiations with administration, and reformation of membership committee. All members are welcome to attend. Please contact Bill Beardsley for more details.
  • Wednesday March 12, 5 - 6 p.m. Science, Technology, and Society Research Seminar. All interested faculty welcome to attend. Mark Largent will talk about his work on eugenic sterilization in Oregon - for which he won the Joel Palmer Award for best article in OHQ in 2002. Oregon Historical Quarterly has asked him to expand it into a book, and his work played a role in Oregon's official apology (in December) to the families of those sterilized under the Oregon program. Refreshments served. All faculty welcome. Please contact Mott Greene for more details.
  • Friday, March 28, 4 - 8 p.m. PARTY As always guests, help, encouragement and well-behaved pets are welcome! Try to bring someone who is not a member but might what to join the club. Please contact Bill Beardsley for more details.

April 2003

  • Wednesday April 2, 5:15 - 7 p.m. Reception/Dinner to Honor Faculty Club Authors. The Faculty Club, in cooperation with the Center for Writing and Learning, is proud to honor the following member/colleagues who have recently published:

    Geoffrey Block: The Richard Rodgers ReaderDouglas Cannon: Deductive Logic in Natural Language ,Michael Curley: Alessandro Manzoni, Two Plays,  Dexter Gordon: Black Identity. Rhetoric, Ideology, and Nineteenth-Century Black Nationalism , David Lupher: Romans in a New World: Classical Models in Sixteenth-Century Spanish America , Andrew Rex:Maxwell's Demon: Entropy, Classical and Quantum Information, Computing

    There will be a reception for these authors at the Center for Writing and Learning in Howarth Hall from 4 - 5 p.m., to which students and all faculty are invited. This will be followed immediately by a reception and buffet dinner (Jamaican food, prepared by Sharon Chambers-Gordon) at the Faculty Club, for Faculty Club members and their guests. Please RSVP as soon as possible to Mott Greene greene@ups.edu, as space is likely to be limited.

  • Friday, April 4, 4 - 5:30 p.m. Environmental Studies meeting. Please contact Peter Wimberger for more details.
  • Thursday, April 10, 6 - 10 p.m. Please contact Mark A. Largent for more details.
  • Tuesday, April 15
    • 4 - 5 p.m. Faculty Club Trustees meeting (in one of the smaller rooms so as not to conflict with preparations for the Humanities Dinner). Please contact Mott Greene for more details.
    • 5 - 8 p.m. Humanities Dinner. Please contact David Smith for more details.
  • Wednesday April 16, 5 - 6 p.m. Science, Technology, and Society Research Seminar. Heather Douglas will speak on "Science, Values and Autonomy:  Forming Disciplinary Boundaries in the Cold War". All interested faculty welcome to attend. Please contact Mott Greene for more details.

May 2003

  • Monday, May 5, 4 - 7 p.m. **CANCELLED** Retirement reception for Terry Mace and Anne Wood. Please contact Alyce DeMarais for more information.
  • Tuesday May 6, 4 - 5 p.m. Faculty Club Trustees monthly meeting. All members are welcome to attend. Please contact Bill Beardsley for more details.
  • Friday, May 9, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Psychology Department assessment meeting. Please contact Carolyn Weisz for more details
  • Wednesday, May 14, 4 - 8 p.m. Dinner for the School of Education Professional Education Advisory Board.  Please contact Carol Merz for more details.
  • Saturday, May 17, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. CSoc Graduation Reception. Details to be added.
  • Monday, May 19, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Humanities Events. Please contact David Smith for more details.
  • Tuesday, May 20 -- Friday, May 23, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Dolliver Humanities Faculty Seminar on Nationalism. For details please contact David Smith (History.
  • Wednesday May 21, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Humanities Events. Please contact David Smith for more details.
  • Thursday  May 22,  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.  Humanities Events. Please contact David Smith for more details.
  • Friday May 23,  9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Humanities Events. Please contact David Smith for more details.

 

The faculty club was closed during the Summer months of 2003 for refurbishment.

 

September 2003

  • Thursday, September 4, 6 - 10 p.m. Faculty Seminar in Applied Statistical Analysis.  Please contact Mark Largent for more details.
  • Thursday, September 11, 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
  • Friday, September 12,  4 - 8 p.m. TGIF party.  Please contact Mott Greene for more details.
  • Tuesday, September 16, 7 - 8 p.m. Reception for Viki Buch. Please contact Steven Neshyba for more details.
  • Wednesday, September 17, 5 - 6:30 p.m. STS Faculty Seminar. Jim Evans, "Making a Case with Coins, Gems and Mummy Portraits: Research in the Material Culture of Greek Astrology and Astronomy."  Please contact Mark Largent for more details.
  • Thursday, September 18, 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
  • Friday, September 19, 3:30 - 6 p.m. Faculty Reading Group for Cross-Disciplinary Discussion of Teaching session, 4:00-5:30 p.m. Discussion at this first session of the year will focus on a selection from Dexter Gordon's book, Black Identity: Rhetoric, Ideology, and Nineteenth-Century Black Nationalism, and Professor Gordon will be in attendance as a participant in conversation, which will be open and free flowing. Faculty colleagues should indicate plans to attend in response to the flyer to be distributed, and the reading will be sent to each colleague who plans to attend. For more details, please contact: Suzanne Barnett (History); other contact: Chris Kline (Education), Steven Neshyba (Chemistry), Kristi Hendrickson (Physics
  • Thursday, September 25, 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
  • Tuesday, September 30, 4 - 6 p.m. Reception for Professor Guenther Jarfe. Please contact David Tinsley for more details.

October 2003

  • Thursday, October  2, 6 - 10 p.m. Faculty Seminar in Applied Statistical Analysis.  Please contact Mark Largent for more details.
  • Thursday, October 9, 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
  • Friday, October 10,  4 - 8 p.m. TGIF party CANCELLED so as not to interfere with President's Homecoming reception. All club members are urged to attend the President's reception. Please contact Mott Greene for more details.
  • Tuesday, October 14, 4 - 7 p.m. Octoberfest Party at the Club. Please contact Bill Beardsley for more details. 
  • Wednesday, October 15, 5 - 6:30 p.m. STS Faculty Seminar. Wade Hands (Title to be announced).  Please contact Mark Largent for more details.
  • Thursday, October  16, 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
  • Thursday, October  23, 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
  • Friday, October 24, 3:30 - 6 p.m. Faculty Reading Group for Cross-Disciplinary Discussion of Teaching session, 4:00-5:30 p.m.  For more details, please contact: Suzanne Barnett.
  • Thursday, October  30, 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
  • Friday, October 31, 5 - 8 p.m. Halloween Party *CANCELLED*. Please contact Mott Greene for more details.

November 2003

  • Thursday, November  6, 
    • 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
    • 6 - 10 p.m. Faculty Seminar in Applied Statistical Analysis. Please contact Mark Largent for more details.
  • Thursday, November  13, 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
  • Friday, November 14,  4 - 8 p.m. TGIF party. Please contact Mott Greene for more details.
  • Monday, November 17, 4:30 - 6 p.m. Fall Humanities Faculty Meeting. Please contact Rob Garratt for more details.
  • Wednesday, November 19, 5 - 6:30 p.m. STS Faculty Seminar. DeWayne Derryberry (Title to be announced).  Please contact Mark Largent for more details.
  • Thursday, November  20, 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
  • Thursday, November  27, 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.

December 2003

  • Thursday, December  4
    • 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
    • 6 - 10 p.m. Faculty Seminar in Applied Statistical Analysis.  Please contact Mark Largent for more details.
  • Friday, December 5, 2 - 5 p.m. Psychology Department meeting CANCELLED. Please contact Carolyn Weisz for more details.
  • Wednesday, December 10, 4 - 8 p.m. End of Classes Party. Please contact Mott Greene for more details.
  • Thursday, December  11, 5 - 6:30 p.m. After work acoustic music session. Please contact Jean Huskamp for more details.
  • The Faculty Club will be closed for security reasons from December 17 through January 15. Please contact Bill Beardsley for more details.