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Jan. 17, 2008

At A Glance

Jones to discuss international elections at Jan. 29 luncheon

Douglas Jones, an associate professor of computer science in the UI College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, will present "International Elections Observer --Kazakhstan and the Netherlands" at a noon luncheon of the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council Tuesday, Jan. 29, at Rockwood Fellowship Hall, Congregational Church, 30 N. Clinton St. in Iowa City.

The Taste of China will cater the event. Reservations are $7.50 for council members and $8.50 for nonmembers. The deadline to register is noon Friday, Jan. 25. For those unable to attend, WSUI-AM 910 will carry the program at 9 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 3, on the Iowa Public Radio network. For more information see

New Stanley Foundation president to visit UI campus Jan. 24

Program officers of the Muscatine-based Stanley Foundation, including its new president Vlad Sambaiew, will visit the University of Iowa campus on Thursday, Jan. 24.

They will speak about the foundation's global affairs programs in a presentation titled "Promoting a Secure Peace through International Cooperation: An Introduction to Iowa's Stanley Foundation," from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Lucas Dodge Room of the Iowa Memorial Union. The presentation, which is free and open to the public, is hosted by UI International Programs. For more information see

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