Archive for Monday, March 31, 2008

Also from March 31

Audio clips
Births
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Jayhawks return to Allen Fieldhouse Celebrating the Final Four
Podcasts
Polls
Are you planning to vote in Tuesday's Lawrence Public School District Local Option Budget election?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes.
 
60%
No.
 
28%
I’m not registered to vote.
 
10%
Total 138
Videos

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
Through a grant, Tami Albin, Lawrence, has created a gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer oral history collection titled "Under the Rainbow: Oral Histories of GLBTIQ People in Kansas." Albin was photographed in her Lawrence home with her cat Maggie. KU librarian reaches out to gay Kansans for untold stories
March 31, 2008 in print edition on 1C
Tami Albin was always very careful. The 11-year-old didn’t go to the library with friends. She never wrote down the call numbers of the books she was looking up. She dodged well-meaning librarians whenever possible. She trolled the aisles, constantly in a state of childhood fear of anyone knowing she might be up to something.
7:51 a.m.
Through a grant, Tami Albin, Lawrence, has created a gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer oral history collection titled "Under the Rainbow: Oral Histories of GLBTIQ People in Kansas." Albin was photographed in her Lawrence home with her cat Maggie. Final(ly) Four
March 31, 2008 in print edition on 1B
All of the Jayhawks were happy after this one, from Russell Robinson, who didn’t score, to Chalmers and Sasha Kaun, who led the way with 13 points apiece on a day points were tough to come by. Everybody seemed most happy for coach Self, who will finally get to experience a Final Four when the Jayhawks meet Roy Williams’ North Carolina Tar Heels in the second of two games next Saturday in San Antonio.
12:00 p.m.
Fans "wave the wheat" Monday, March 31, 2008 while waiting the Jayhawks to return to Allen Fieldhouse from Detroit. Jayhawks back at Allen Fieldhouse
March 31, 2008
It was like game day all over again. An estimated 6,000 fans waited for several hours to welcome the Kansas University men’s basketball team to Allen Field House, following their Elite Eight victory over Davidson.
10:00 p.m.
Dole Institute Director Bill Lacy, who was on a leave of absence to run former Sen. Fred Thompson's campaign for president, is back at work at the institute. Lacy will share stories from the campaign trail during "An Evening with Bill Lacy" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday night at the institute on Kansas University's West Campus. Dole Institute director proud of campaign accomplishments
March 31, 2008 in print edition on 3A
Bill Lacy set his alarm for 7 a.m. Monday, the first time in seven weeks it had even been used at all. It was his first day back on the job at Kansas University’s Dole Institute of Politics, and it wouldn’t be good to be late.

All stories

Party fears alienating women
Democrats temper calls for Clinton to drop candidacy
March 31, 2008 in print edition on A7
Debra Starks has heard the calls for Hillary Rodham Clinton to quit the presidential race, and she’s not happy about it.
Discussion due
Spurring statewide discussion of a proposed smoking ban is a positive first step.
March 31, 2008 in print edition on A11
Although its sponsor will be surprised if a statewide smoking ban clears the Kansas Legislature this year, the time spent working on the bill may not be a wasted effort.