Atlanta, Ga. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor will deliver the 1999-2000 Rosalynn Carter Distinguished Lecture in Public Policy at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2000 in Glenn Memorial Auditorium. The annual event is part of the Rosalynn Carter Programs in Public Policy at Emory's Institute for Women's Studies. The lecture is free and open to the public. Details on O'Connor's address will be provided as they become available.
Atlanta, GaAmos N. Jones, the son of Lamont and Kay Jones of Lexington, Ky., has been selected as a 1999 Truman Scholar by the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation. A junior pursuing a dual major in political science and economics/mathematics, Jones is one of 79 scholars selected from 657 candidates from 332 U.S. colleges and universities. The scholars were selected on the basis of leadership potential, intellectual ability and likelihood of "making a difference."