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February 2011 Releases
Kathy Tuberville Kathy Tuberville Joins Office of Academic Internships at the U of M
Kathy Tuberville has been named Coordinator of Academic Internships at the University of Memphis.
Jeannie Smith U of M Appoints Jeannie Smith Assistant Vice President for Finance
Jeannie Smith has been appointed assistant vice president for Finance at the U of M. She had served as controller for the University since 2008.
Estelle Winsett Law Administrator Is Named to Memphis Bar Association Board
Estelle Winsett has been appointed to the board of directors of the Memphis Bar Association.
Arnold Goldin U of M Law Alumni Board Selects Goldin as New Member
Chancellor Arnold Goldin has been added to Alumni Chapter board of the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law.
Egyptian Family Day U of M Will Showcase Wonders of Ancient Egypt  Feb. 26
Travel back in time and explore the wonders of ancient Egypt during the Institute of Egyptian Art and Archaeology’s Ancient Egyptian Family Day.
Dorothy Allison Dorothy Allison Will Be River City Writers Series Guest March 2-3
The U of M’s River City Writers Series will welcome bestselling author Dorothy Allison for two events Wednesday and Thursday, March 2 and 3.
Back on Track Gift to School of Public Health Will Benefit Sickle Cell Initiative
A commitment from Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation to the U of M School of Public Health will support the Comprehensive Sickle Cell Project.
Back on Track "Back on Track" Information Session Has Been Rescheduled
Due to winter weather, the University of Memphis has rescheduled the “Back on Track” public information session for Monday, Feb. 21.
Fanon 50th Anniversary of The Wretched of the Earth Will be Feb. 11th
The Marcus W. Orr Center for the Humanities will host an event to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the publication of Frantz Fanon’s book.
Dr. Schairer Dr. Schairer Honored by Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
The School of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Alumni Chapter will honor Dr. Kim S. Schairer as its 2011 Outstanding Alumna.
John A. Pafford Project Named One of “Top 10 Autism Research Achievements”
Autism Speaks named as one of the top autism research achievements in 2010 the discovery that children with autism have unique vocal signatures.
John A. Pafford Herff College of Engineering Will Honor John Pafford on March 1st
The Herff College of Engineering will honor John A. Pafford as its 2011 Outstanding Alumnus at its annual awards dinner Tuesday, March 1.
Hilliard and Harriett Crews Gift Will Help Establish U of M Entrepreneurial Center
The U of M has received a gift from Hilliard and Harriett Crews to create a business start-up facilitator and incubator.
Sisk Libraries Will Present Feb. 18th Program on Urban "Food Deserts"
The U of M University Libraries will host a program on urban “food deserts” and their effect on the most vulnerable of our population – the homeless.
Mock Trial Team U of M Mock Trial Team Advances to National Finals of Tournament
A team from the U of M Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law has advanced to the national finals of the Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial tournament.
Black History Month Black History Month at U of M Will Offer a Variety of Events
The University of Memphis will host a full schedule of programs, theater, music, and lectures during Black History Month.
Allan Gurganus Allan Gurganus Will Open River City Writers Series Feb. 7-8
Allan Gurganus will open the University of Memphis’ 2011 spring River City Writers Series with two events Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 7 and 8.
Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law Law School Will Host Symposium on Memphis-related Legal Issues
“Memphis in the Law” will be the focus of a symposium February 11th at the University of Memphis’ Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law.

Other News

U of M Law Students Will Spend Spring Break ‘Giving Back’ to Memphis
U of M Law Students Chosen for New Tenn. Bar Assn. Statewide Program
U of M Law School Will Host Diversity Program Feb. 24
March 1 Fair Will Highlight Graduate School Choices at U of M
Feb. 19 "Informance" Will Highlight A Streetcar Named Desire, Onstage Feb. 17-19 and 24-26
U of M Chooses Follett to Manage Campus Bookstore
Rhodes and the U of M Will Host Debates on the MCS Charter Issue Feb. 12
U of M Will Host Education Career Fair Feb. 16
Six U of M Honors Students Will Present Research at Capitol
U of M Will Host Feb. 9th Information Sessions on Fulbright and Gilman Scholarships
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