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March 13, 2008

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Avenger violence info sessions and resources
GLBRC expert updates campus on sustainability challenges
In memoriam: George Nettum, CALS alum, Honorary Recognition recipient
2008 Growing the Bioeconomy conference — abstracts due March 22
Goat dairy numbers reflect success of collaboration on speciality cheese
•  CALS in the News — March 3-7 and March 10-14

CONGRATULATIONS
Frank Kooistra honored for his leadership in Partners in Giving Campaign
Kellett awards go to William Engels and Kenneth Raffa

EVENTS
Save the date — 2008 CALS Awards Program on April 23
Lecture on Aldo Leopold and the roots of ecosystem management – April 22
Upcoming international events
Grad school March seminars: conflict of interest, human research, grad education administration

INTERNATIONAL
Apply by March 19 for 2008 McCloy Fellowships in Environmental Affairs
Request for applications for Higher Education for Development funding
National Geographic Society grants for research and exploration
Campus guidelines for agreements with foreign universities
Program offers grants to build research ties between Canada, Mexico and U.S.

RESEARCH
Funding Opportunities With Approaching Deadlines
NIH updatesNSF updates
Gift Check Processing
Best Practices: Meetings and Conferences
WISPER — helpful hints
NIH public access policy info session

BUSINESS SERVICES
Unclassified leave policy change training – March 25
Learn how to get the best mail rates under new USPS rules

TEACHING AND ADVISING
Video: 2008 Spring Career & Internship Fair
Spread the word: The 100-hour Wiscontrepreneur Challenge
Students have until March 28 to try for $10,000 prize in Burrill business plan contest
Students should submit proposals for CALS Research Symposium by April 4
WALSAA Travel Awards

CALLS TO NOMINATE
UW honorary degree nominations due by April 18

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