Fall Forum:
AMERICAN CITIES IN THE THIRD WAVE

William Leavitt, Assistant Professor in Urban Studies and Public Administration
Leonard Ruchelman, Eminent Professor in Urban Studies and Public Administration.

Biographical Information


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 5, 1997

2:00 - 3:00 P.M.

DIEHN FINE AND PERFORMING ARTS BUILDING

ROOM 107

RECEPTION IN THE DIEHN FOYER - 3:00 P.M.


PLUS: At 4:00 p.m., a Music Department Faculty Recital presents mezzo-soprano JoAnn Simms with Harold Protzman and Dennis Zeisler. With guest sopranoDiane Menges, the program includes works from Schubert, Bolcom and Rossini, plus a selection of Japanese and French songs.

Chandler Recital Hall

Diehn Fine and Performing Arts Building

These events are free and open to the public.

Parking is available directly across the street from the Diehn Building

(the corner of 49th Street and Elkhorn) in the lot on Elkhorn.


SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

URBAN AMERICA IN THE THIRD WAVE:

MANAGING CITY GOVERNMENTS IN THE NEW AGE:


BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Leonard I. Ruchelman is a Professor of Urban Studies and Public Administration at Old Dominion University. He is a graduate of the City College of New York where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree and Columbia University where he received his Ph.D. in political science. Prior to coming to Old Dominion University, he taught at West Virginia University, Alfred University in upstate New York, and Lehigh University in Pennsylvania. He has published numerous books and articles in the general area of urban affairs.

William M. Leavitt is an Assistant Professor of Urban Studies and Public Administration and Graduate Program Director at Old Dominion University. Prior to his present appointment, he worked for almost twenty years in a variety of management positions for the Denver Water Department in Denver, Colorado. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from New York University and a Master of Public Administration degree and a Ph.D. in Public Administration from the University of Colorado. He has published several articles on management and human resource management in local governments.