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February 2012 Releases
Dr. Art Graesser Event Will Honor Graesser as Recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award
The University of Memphis will honor 62 professors who have each brought in more than $1 million in research grant funds since 1996. 
Bailey U of M Research Shows Lapdog Acquires Large Vocabulary
A research paper by faculty of the College of Communication Science and Disorders was published in the leading science journal PLoS ONE.
Lee Harris Law Professor is Named One of the Nation’s Top Black Lawyers
On Being a Black Lawyer has named Lee Harris as one of the 100 most influential black lawyers in the United States. 
Tony Zumbado Photojournalist/Videographer Tony Zumbado Will Visit U of M Feb. 15
Independent photojournalist and videographer Tony Zumbado will present a lecture and panel discussion at the U of M Feb. 15.
Lambuth Information Sessions Will be Held at U of M’s Lambuth Campus
The University of Memphis will hold two public information sessions in the Wilder Student Union at the U of M Lambuth Campus on February 25th.
Dr. Eric Foner Historian Eric Foner Will Discuss Lincoln and The Fiery Trial
The U of M will host one of America’s most prominent historians, Dr. Eric Foner, DeWitt Clinton Professor of History at Columbia University.
Callie Caldwell U of M Names Alumna to Assist Students with Pro Bono Requirements
Callie Caldwell has been named as the first public interest counselor in the Office of Career Services at the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law.
Linda Bonnin Bonnin Interim VP for Communications, Public Relations, and Marketing
Linda Bonnin has been appointed on an interim basis to serve as vice president for Communications, Public Relations, and Marketing.
Dr. Rosie Phillips Bingham Rodney Slater Will Reflect On Legacy of Dr. Benjamin Hooks
Rodney Slater, former U.S. Secretary of Transportation under President Bill Clinton, will speak on Feb. 9, at the University of Memphis.
Dr. Rosie Phillips Bingham Student Affairs VP Bingham Honored at Black History Month Ceremony
The U of M will open Black History Month by honoring Dr. Rosie Phillips Bingham with the Authur S. Holmon Lifetime Achievement Award.
Robert Mnookin Conflict Resolution Expert Robert Mnookin Will Speak At Law School
Harvard Law Professor Robert Mnookin will speak on “Bargaining with the Devil” at the U of M law school in downtown Memphis. 
Sonja Livingston MFA Professor Sonja Livingston Will Open River City Writers Series
The River City Writers Series at the U of M will open its spring 2012 season with a reading by Sonja Livingston.
IFTI Intermodal Freight Transportation Institute Recognized as Tier 1 Center
The Intermodal Freight Transportation Institute at the U of M was awarded the coveted designation as a Tier 1 University Transportation Center.
U of M U of M Will Host Recruitment Reception in DeSoto County Jan. 24
Students who are interested in attending the University of Memphis are invited to a reception on Jan. 24. 

Other News

U of M Tapped to Help Develop Digital Tutoring Software for STEM Students and the U.S. Military
U of M Will Showcase Wonders of Ancient Egypt at Family Day on Feb. 25
U of M Nonprofit Leaders Student Association Wins National Excellence Award
U of M Law Students Will Forgo Spring Break to Serve the Community
University of Memphis Uses New Tech Tool to Help Students Choose Courses and Majors
University of Memphis Law School Will Host 32 Teams for National Trial Team Competition This Weekend
U of M Will Host Education Career Fair Feb. 23rd
CIUM Will Welcome Famed Dragon and Lion Dance Troupe for Spring Gala Feb. 18th
U of M, UTHSC, and Vanderbilt Will Host Biomaterials Day Feb. 17 at U of M’s FedEx Institute
U of M College of Education Adds “Health and Human Sciences” to its Name
Variety of Black History Month Events Will Highlight Women
Healthy Lifestyle Initiative “Memphis Healthy U” Will Begin Jan 24th With Mass Pledge-signing
Seven U of M Honors Students Will Present Research at Tenn. Capitol Feb. 8th
University of Memphis Officially Takes Over at Lambuth
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