Volume 53, Number 25 March 13, 2006
Behavioral and Social Sciences
Robert Smith, Political Science, delivered the keynote speech at the Martin Luther King Day Celebration of the Hercules-Pinole-Rodeo-Crockett Branch of the NAACP, held Jan. 16.
"Encyclopedia of the Documentary Film: Volume 2," edited by Ian Aitken and published by Routledge, features an entry on Bill Nichols, Cinema. The entry states that Nichols' academic writing "has been the biggest single influence on theoretical and analytical approaches to documentary internationally."
Chul Heo, Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts, served on a Feb. 5 panel that discussed "Tae Guk Gi and Contemporary Korean Cinema" at the Notre Dame Asian Film Festival and Conference in South Bend, Ind.
Health and Human Services
California Assembly Speaker Fabian Nuñez recently appointed Ramon Castellblanch, Health Education, to the Medication Errors Panel, a state panel that will study the causes of errors in the delivery of prescription and over the counter drugs to consumers.
Creative Writing, spoke on "Queer Street: Mr.
Caspers' story "Mr. Hellerman's Vacation" was
awarded the Cooper Prize from
Marc Dollinger, Jewish Studies, presented a workshop on American Jews and black nationalism on Feb. 26 at "Feast of Jewish Learning and Unity: Provocative Jewish Voices," sponsored by the Bureau of Jewish Education of San Francisco and held at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.
Science and Engineering
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