Archive for July, 2005

With time on her side, Hoffman packs bags (Denver Post)

Sunday, July 31st, 2005

Betsy Hoffman was fierce at fundraising, tough enough to take on the governor over tuition and a champion among the faculty for her devotion to higher education and the University of Colorado. The departing CU president’s legacy includes construction of a new health-sciences center, reaching $1 billion in pledges and pushing forward a

Macomb Weekend tipoff (Detroit News)

Sunday, July 31st, 2005

Sterling Heights: Homeless cats and dogs will be available for adoption at the fourth annual Pet-A-Palooza event at Freedom Hill, 14900 Metropolitan Parkway, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

billingsgazette.com - Montana and Wyoming news and classifieds (Billings Gazette)

Sunday, July 31st, 2005

• Drawn to Yellowstone art exhibit: Held at Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Special Exhibition Gallery, Cody. Open through Oct. 2. • Park County Fair: Park County Fairgrounds. (307) 754-5421.

News (Terre Haute Tribune Star)

Saturday, July 30th, 2005

An eight-day mission to Asia will put Steve Witt at lunch with Taiwan’s foreign minister, in trade presentations and at other meetings with government and business officials.

Business Calendar (The Charleston Gazette)

Saturday, July 30th, 2005

The Geohazards in Transportation in the Appalachian Region forum, featuring 25 presentations, takes place at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 300 Court St., in Charleston today and Thursday.

Bachman Community Center to Offer Wellness Series Retirement Concerns Topic of 1st Series Starting Aug. 25 (The Chattanoogan)

Saturday, July 30th, 2005

Bachman Community Center, 2815 Anderson Pike, Signal Mountain, will host a series of monthly presentations on wellness issues, starting on Thursday, Aug. 25, at 2 p.m.

S.C. to host global forum (Santa Cruz Sentinel)

Saturday, July 30th, 2005

Local residents have an opportunity next week to expand their knowledge of global issues without leaving town. A global forum on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Louden Nelson Center will feature presentations by 30 mid-career professionals from around the world.

What’s Going On (Houston Chronicle)

Friday, July 29th, 2005

The Museum of Health & Medical Science, 1515 Hermann Drive, will hold a safety and health exhibition for children and families from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 6. The event will be held in the museum’s grand hall, and include free children’s identification kits and bicycle safety helmets, sun safety materials, and handouts and presentations on safety issues.

News (Terre Haute Tribune Star)

Friday, July 29th, 2005

An eight-day mission to Asia will put Steve Witt at lunch with Taiwan’s foreign minister, in trade presentations and at other meetings with government and business officials.

City Council Agenda For Tuesday Night (The Chattanoogan)

Friday, July 29th, 2005

I. Call to Order. II. Pledge of Allegiance/Invocation (Councilwoman Bennett). III. Minute Approval. IV. Special Presentations. a) MR-2005-064 Thomas B. and Janis A. Wilkey (Close & Abandon).