News Briefs

Campus Times
October 10, 2003


Nobel Laureate comes to town

Rudolph A. Marcus, who received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 11 years ago, will be on campus at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 29 to discuss his life and professional accomplishments in the La Fetra Lecture Hall.

New boss for campus dept.

Frank L. Montalvo joins ULV as the new chief of human resources, effective Nov. 17.

A university search committee selected him out of a pool of candidates.

Montalvo's career spans 30 years, including leadership at Loyola Marymount University, Stanford University Hospital, Occidental College and the University of California, Irvine.

He has previously developed new employee programs to improve training and orientation.

Montalvo graduated from Claremont Graduate University with a degree in management.

Online editor to talk

Alexander Cockburn, the editor of the Internet newsletter Counterpunch will be on campus at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 30, in Hoover 127.

Cockburn will be discussing politics, journalism and current events.

-- Kenneth Todd Ruiz