InsideODU: News for Faculty and Staff
Thursday, November 11, 2010

Section Heading: Top Stories

New Center for Accelerator Science Attracting Research Contracts, but Professional Staffing Presents a Challenge

When it comes to high-tech fields with career opportunities aplenty, accelerator science seems to be a best-kept secret. But physicist Jean Delayen at Old Dominion University is working hard to change that. (Full Story)

Hoseob Yoon's "Green Canvas" Exhibit Opens with Reception Nov. 13

An opening reception for "The Green Canvas: The Artist as an Environmental Activist" will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at ODU's Baron and Ellin Gordon Art Galleies. (Full Story)

"Learning Communities" Is Topic for Provost's Conversations on Teaching and Learning Series

Carole Henry, executive director of housing and residence life, and Judy Luedtke, director of new student and parent programs, will give a talk at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, on "Creating Learning Communities: Practical Guidance" for the Provost's Conversations on Teaching and Learning Series. (Full Story)


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Committee on Salary Compression to Present Initial Findings at Nov. 19 Forum (Full Story)

Education Prof, Alum Publish New Text, "Spirituality in Counseling and Psychotherapy" (Full Story)

American Brass Quintet Returns Nov. 15 for Diehn Concert (Full Story)

ODU Employees Invited to Tour Townhouse Models at South End of Campus (Full Story)


Section Heading: Feature

Musselman to Join "A Prairie Home Companion's" APHC at Sea Cruise as Guest Naturalist

Old Dominion botanist Lytton Musselman and entertainer Garrison Keillor have been friends for years, and this has resulted in Keillor visiting ODU twice to lecture and perform for the campus community. Now Musselman is returning the favor. (Full Story)

Section Heading: A picture is worth ...

The Monarchs found the end zone early and often in their 57-9 win over Savannah State Nov. 6. ODU hosts VMI at 2 p.m. Nov. 13 in the final home game of the season. Faculty and staff tickets, priced at $20, went on sale Monday at the Constant Center box office.


Section Heading: Events

Sunday, Nov. 14

Free Concert: ODU Concert Choir, 3 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Fine and Performing Arts Center. 683-4061

Monday, Nov. 15

Meeting: Hispanic/Latino Employees Association, noon, James/Lynnhaven River Rooms, Webb Center. Visit the new website at http://orgs.odu.edu/hlea/welcome.shtml. 683-3699

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