Team Time for Education Researchers
There is a reason why the associate research scientists,
or "the young guys," at the Center for Social Organization of Schools are
such a congenial, tight-knit community of scholars. Back in 1995, when the
first batch of them were hired, they formed a group called ARS (for associate
research scientists) and made a point to meet once a month to talk about
their research, exchange ideas and offer each other support as they navigate
their way through publishing their work and toward becoming principal
Members of that group are now viewed by many as rising stars
in national education research.
"These guys represent the next generation of leaders of the
center, says James McPartland, CSOS director. "And without question they are
definitely on their way to becoming national leaders in their specialties."
Homewood To Get Five-Digit Dialing
Faced with a dwindling telephone-number pool, Telecommunication Services
will soon be implementing a five-digit internal dialing process for the
Homewood communications system. The changeover, targeted for year-end,
will affect everyone in the university who dials within or into the Homewood
The move to five-digit dialing was required due to the
university's continued growth, specifically the creation of a campus at
nearby Eastern High School, said Elizabeth Rodier, director of
Telecommunication Services. Occupancy there is expected in March 2001.
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