From Professor Bernadette Atuahene
Professor Atuahene recently joined the board of La Casa Norte (www.lacasanorte.org), and she invites the Chicago-Kent community to attend a photography and fine art auction to benefit the organization. La Casa Norte is a nonprofit organization committed to providing a safe and nurturing environment for homeless and abandoned people, where they can benefit from a comprehensive program of education, guidance and counseling in a community setting.
Saturday, June 10, 2006
5 – 8 p.m.
Peter Jones Gallery
1806 W Cuyler Avenue
(1 block north of Irving Park / ½ block west of Metra tracks)
Enjoy drinks and appetizers while you bid on photographs and fine art produced by local Chicago artists.
All proceeds support La Casa Norte's programs that serve homeless and at-risk youth, individuals and families.
From Professor Felice Batlan
Note: Professor Batlan joins the Chicago-Kent faculty this summer.
Professor Felice Baltan is in need of a research assistant. The position will begin in June or July with generally 15 hours a week. Primary duties will be research and sub-citing. Her current project involves the history of quarantine in the Unites States. Compensation is at a rate of $10.00 an hour. Journal experience is preferred and some interest in history, public health, civil rights, or immigration is helpful but not necessary. If interested, please e-mail Professor Batlan at firstname.lastname@example.org.