Name: Gary Funari.

Position: Maintenance carpenter in the facilities' carpentry shop. Constructing and repairing everything from cabinets and countertops to bookshelves and picture frames.

Quote: "I like the work that I do. I enjoy working with my hands and building things. Right now I'm putting together a couple of chairs from the early 1940s for a professor. I'm repairing them -- there's a little bit of carving to do on them."

Other interests: Spending time with his wife and two daughters, ages 9 and 16. Hunting, target shooting and playing baseball.

Staff retirements

Effective March 1: in the library, librarian Whitney Coe, after 36 years, and special collections assistant Annie Smith, after 31 years; in athletics, equipment operator Richard Nuttall, after 37 years; in the Frist Campus Center, marketing and communi-cations coordinator Joyce Shaffer, after 19 years.

Effective Feb. 1: in the Plasma Physics Laboratory, technical associate Leslie Gereg, after 43 years, and technician William Zimmer, after 31 years.



April 14, 2003
Vol. 92, No. 23
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Page one
Fundamentals of physics found in the sound of music
Paul Muldoon honored with Pulitzer Prize for poetry

Library, research center launch arts and cultural policy data archive
Wild ape population undergoing 'catastrophic' decline
Booming Indian cinema plays starring role in Sachs scholar's research

Mathematician spins novel tale of life on a college campus

Calendar of events
Nassau Notes
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