The University Record

May 7, 1996
Volume 51, Number 32

Frontpage Photo
In Brief
On Ramp
Hot off the Press
Tanks test load limit
U-M researchers develop laser systems for delicate surgery
$3 million Mardigian gift will help fund Cancer and Geriatrics Center building
GEO membership ratifies contract; negotiations set records for number, length
Federal budget funds financial aid, releases research dollars
Five receive 1996 Distinguished Dissertation Awards
Wise is finalist in Discover's Technological Innovation Awards
Gov. Engler appoints Womack to investment committee
HomeShare program helps seniors and home seekers
Smith elected to National Academy of Sciences
Academic games team wins College Bowl Championship
Scientists meet journalists at panel discussion of science news coverage
Sociology class meets in prison; teaches inmates writing skills
CASE journalists will learn about issues of elderly May 7­9
Moms who work farther from child's caregiver more likely to quit
Aphasia victims and families learn to communicate, cope
KCP alters program to reflect 'College Connection: Campus Experience'
Annual spring move-out generates trash, treasures
Suburban sprawl pushes expanding deer herds into backyards