Archive for Friday, June 11, 2010

Also from June 11

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, June 11, 2010
Podcasts
Polls
What conference should KU join?

Poll results

Response Percent
Pac-10
 
19%
Big Ten
 
18%
Mountain West
 
14%
SEC
 
13%
ACC
 
13%
Big East
 
10%
Other
 
9%
Total 3221
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas University athletic director Lew Perkins smiles as he is approached by media members Thursday in the parking garage adjacent to Allen Fieldhouse. On Thursday, Perkins announced his intention to resign from his position after the 2010-11 academic year but did not comment. Lew Perkins set to retire as Kansas University’s athletic director at end of 2010-11 school year
3:33 p.m., June 10, 2010 Updated 10:24 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Kansas Athletic Director Lew Perkins, the man who saw KU’s athletic budget more than double, will retire Sept. 4, 2011.
10:00 a.m.
Sacred Journey owner Natalie McAnulla leans her head against the wall outside her store in 2010 while law enforcement officials conducted an investigation inside. McAnulla purchased the store in 2009 and sold K2 there. Federal officials again raid Lawrence store at center of K2 controversy
1:46 p.m., June 10, 2010 Updated 8:08 p.m. in print edition on 3A
Law enforcement officials have again raided a downtown Lawrence store that was once at the center of the K2 controversy.
2:00 p.m.
A Kansas fan gets pumped up after a stop by the Jayhawks during the second quarter Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009 at Kivisto Field. Kivistos fall behind on donations pledged to Kansas Athletics
June 10, 2010 in print edition on 8A
Two of the most generous donors for Kansas Athletics Inc. in recent years did not fulfill their pledge for the past year, money that had been expected to help finance KU’s new football practice facility.
6:00 p.m.
Carlin Francis, who graduated Lawrence High School in January, is this year’s ArtStar scholarship winner. ArtStar trek: Carlin Francis boldly embarks on mixed-media career
June 11, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Carlin Francis can barely contain her enthusiasm.

All stories

‘Big Baby’ plays big for Celtics
Boston wins, 96-89, evens series at 2 games apiece
June 11, 2010 in print edition on B3
The Boston Celtics have tied up the NBA finals, and they owe it more to “Big Baby” than the Big Three.
Big responsibility
The pending retirement of Lew Perkins puts even more pressure on Kansas University Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little.
June 11, 2010 in print edition on A9
Thursday’s surprising announcement that Kansas University Athletic Director Lew Perkins would retire in September 2011 has placed KU and Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little in a difficult and precarious position.
Creative thinking
The Lawrence Arts Center is a treasured local tradition but it also needs to have a dynamic vision for the future.
June 11, 2010 in print edition on A9
After 35 years of fostering local arts of all kinds, wonderful to see the Lawrence Arts Center not only celebrating its past but also looking to the future.
People in the news
June 11, 2010 in print edition on B8
People in the news for June 11, 2010.
Another comeback for Bill Clinton
June 11, 2010 in print edition on A2
Bill Clinton’s back.