October 20, 2005 Volume 27, No. 8
Briloff to deliver lecture Oct. 27
Abraham J. Briloff will be the speaker for the 20th lecture of the Abraham J. Briloff Lecture Series on Accountability and Society on Oct. 27.
Briloff, presidential professor of accounting and ethics at Bing-hamton University and Emanuel Saxe distinguished professor em-eritus, Bernard Baruch College, City University of New York, will deliver a talk titled “Corporate Accountability: A Place to Stand to Move the World.” The lecture series is named in honor of Briloff, who was the first presidential professor.
The lecture will take place at 3:30 p.m. in the Osterhout Con-cert Theater. For more informa-tion, call 777-2314.
Flu clinic planned for faculty, staff
The annual flu clinic for faculty and staff is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, in PSPC-E/F and on Wednes-day, Nov. 16, from 6:30–9:30 a.m. in the Physical Facilities Break Room and from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. in the UU-West Lounge.
The cost is $18, non-insur-ance reimbursable, payable by cash or check to service provider, UHS Occupational Health. No appointments will be given for this walk-in clinic, which is spon-sored by the Employee Assis-tance Program.
For more information, call Diane or Katy at 777-6655.
Italian film series begins
The Romance Languages Department’s Italian Program will offer a series of film screenings this semester.
“Notti di Cinema Italiano” will showcase seven films by Federico Fellini and Pierpaolo Pasolini. Films will be shown at 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday in SL-206. The series began Oct. 19 and runs through Dec. 7.
All movies will be shown in Italian with English subtitles. The screenings will be introduced by a short presentation and fol-lowed by an open discussion.
For more information, call 777-5725 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Debate team wins tournaments
The debate team has won back-to-back tournaments for the first time in its history, bringing home victories from the Connelly-Garvey Invitational held at King’s College and at Liberty University’s debate tournament.
Alexis Stecker and Sebastian Rodriquez were triumphant in the first event, while Erica Shapiro and Tamara Osdoby and Dan Weiser and Jeremy Levine took honors in the Liberty University tournament.
In coming weeks, the team expects to compete at the Uni-versity of Richmond, Harvard, Wake Forrest and the United States Military Academy.
The American Debate Associ-ation ranks Binghamton’s debate program fifth in the nation.
Civil Service promotions/reassignments announced
• Mary Ann Kirchheimer is now SG-9 Keyboard Specialist 2 in Undergraduate Admissions.
• John Collins is now SG-7 Janitor in Physical Facilities.
• Lawrence Benedetto is now SG-6 Maintenance Helper in Physical Facilities.
• Mandy Wright is now SG-9 Library Clerk 2 in the Library.