|Monday, November 22, 2010|
Editor's Note: InsideODU will not be published on Thursday, Nov. 25, due to the Thanksgiving holiday. The next issue will be distributed on Monday, Nov. 29. Have a safe Thanksgiving break!
ODU Is First in Country to Acquire Powerful, Four-probe Multiview 4000 Microscope
It really is a thing of beauty, a hulking steel device with state-of-the-art switches, dials and probes. Researchers at Old Dominion have just started working with the Four-Probe Multiview 4000 Scanning Probe Microscope (SPM), an incredibly powerful, multifunctional instrument that can view and manipulate samples at the nanoscale. (Full Story)
Education College Honors New Class of Darden Fellows
The Darden College of Education on Nov. 18 recognized the achievements of five of its graduates, who have gone "above and beyond their duties," during the Darden Fellow awards luncheon. The annual event is part of the college's observance of American Education Week. (Full Story)
Provost's Conversations Series on Nov. 30 to Feature "Advising for a Multicultural Campus"
Sandy Waters, assistant dean of advising and transfer programs, and G.W. Thompson, director of the Center for Major Exploration, will give a talk at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 30, on "Advising for a Multicultural Campus: Understanding Student Diversity" for the Provost's Conversations on Teaching and Learning Series. (Full Story)
Physics Student Puts First ODU Academic Building on Google Earth (Full Story)
Virginia Beach Higher Education Center to Host Violin Concert Dec. 2 (Full Story)
Alumnus Gerald Lee Thinks Often About the "Time of His Life" at ODU
As you read this, a very interested observer of the Old Dominion Monarchs men's basketball team is probably holed up in his apartment in Italy, watching television and resting up for work. (Full Story)
Atkinson Invited to Deliver Plenary Address at National Coastal Carbon Synthesis Workshop
Tuesday, Nov. 30
Author Signing: James Bradley, author of "Flags of Our Fathers," will sign his new book, "The Imperial Cruise," noon, University Village Bookstore. 683-0048
Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Choir Concert: Featuring jazz standards and a special holiday arrangement performed by the Jazz Choir, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Fine and Performing Arts Center. 683-4061
Friday, Dec. 3
Retirement Reception: Join the Office of Admissions in saying farewell to Ruby Strange after 37 years of service to ODU, 3-5 p.m., Cape Charles/Isle of Wight Room, Webb Center. RSVP by Nov. 30 to firstname.lastname@example.org or 683-3652.
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