Mick Charney presented "The Day Frank Lloyd Wright Came to Town," Community Christian Church (designed by Frank Lloyd Wright), Sept. 10, Kansas City, Mo.
Ulf Meyer was invited to deliver "Cities of the Pacific Century," a lecture on Asian mega-cities, Aug. 27, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Mo.
Mike Apley presented "Prescriptions and Drug Distribution: Who's in Charge?" and the clinical forum "How to Choose the Right Pharmaceutical," American Association of Bovine Practitioners, Sept. 11, Omaha, Neb.
COMMUNICATIONS STUDIES, THEATER AND DANCE
R. Michael Gros and David Ollington presented "Staging Together: Director/Choreographer Collaboration on Non-Musical Work," Association for Theatre in Higher Education national conference, New York City.
DIAGNOSTIC MEDICINE AND PATHOBIOLOGY
Douglas Powell and colleagues will publish "Assessing Management Perspectives of a Safe Food-handling Label for Casual Dining Take-out Food," Food Protection Trends, October 2009.
Lester Loschky and graduate student published "The Contributions of Central Versus Peripheral Vision to Scene Gist Recognition," Journal of Vision, Vol. 9, No. 10, http://www.journalofvision.org/9/10/6/
INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE AND PRODUCT DESIGN
Steve Davidson was invited to be a juror at the 2009 BraunPrize Forum, an internationally renowned design competition for young industrial designers, Kronberg, Germany.
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE/REGIONAL AND COMMUNITY PLANNING
Melanie Klein received an honorable mention from the U.S. Green Building Council’s Excellence in Green Building Education Awards Program for contributions made by her seminar course in 2007 to Greensburg, Kan.
Lee R. Skabelund presented "Interweaving Ecosystem Restoration and Ecological Design," at the 2009 annual meeting of the American Society of Landscape Architects, Sept. 18-21, Chicago, Ill.
Michael McGlynn, architecture; Blake Belanger and Jon Hunt, landscape architecture/regional and community planning; exhibited photography in a juried exhibition at the Manhattan Arts Center from Sept. 12-Oct. 24. McGlynn was also awarded a third prize.