Keisha-Gay Hylton

Chemistry graduate student Keisha-Gay Hylton checks her experiment's solvent as it dries over molecular sieves. (Photo: Jane Dominguez)

University of Florida
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
2008 Turlington
PO Box 117300
Gainesville FL 32611-7300
(352) 846-2032

Neil Sullivan

Senior Director of
Development and
Alumni Affairs

Cynthia Butler

Director of
Development and
Alumni Affairs

Jennifer Denault

Associate Director of
Development and
Alumni Affairs

Amanda Delp

Allyson A. Beutke

Contributing Editor
Patrick Hughes

Jane Dominguez

Copy Editor
Lynne Pulliam

Alumni CLASnotes is published twice a year by the University of Florida College of Liberal Arts and Sciences for its alumni and friends. The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Florida is the largest college on campus, with over 700 faculty members who teach more than 12,000 students. CLAS offers 40 majors in 22 departments and three academic programs and is home to 32 centers and institutes including the Center for Women's Studies and Gender Research, the Land Use and Environmental Change Institute and the Center for African Studies. CLAS occupies nearly 650,000 square feet in 22 buildings on campus.

March 2001 Contents

Note from the Dean
A Vision for the Future

Equity in Academia
Where are Women in Chemistry?

Student Spotlight
CLAS Students Excell

Becoming Dean
An Interview with Neil Sullivan

CLAS Anthropologists
Mobilized to NYC

Responding to the National Tragedy

Around the College

  • Astronomy Shines
  • Levey Named UF Teacher/Scholar of the Year
  • Women's Studies Center Joins National Research Group
  • Murphy Honored by French Government
  • Webb Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
  • UF Leads International Grid Project
  • Washington Named Advisor of the Year

    Alumni Notes

  • Updates from CLASmates
  • Grand Guard Weekend Draws Alumni
  • Keep in Touch with CLAS
  • Reunion 2001

    Alumni Spotlight

  • Shannon McAleavey
  • Martin Dickinson

    Donor Report 2000-2001

  • Development Spotlight
  • Gift Planning Made Easier
  • Gifts and Pledges to CLAS
  • Frank Maturo Excellence Fund
  • Geology Grad Donates to LUECI
  • Alex Grass Endowment
  • Dissertation Fellowship Winners
  • Donate Online

    Redesign of CLAS Online

    Alumni CLASnotes Back Issues
    CLAS Publications