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  1999 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
May 2 - Oliver Reed, British actor famous for starring in The Three Musketeers, The Four Musketeers, and The Assassination Bureau, dies of a heart attack in Malta while filming Gladiator.
May 2 - Norman J. Sirnic and Karen Sirnic are murdered by Angel Maturino Resendiz in a parsonage in Weimar, Texas.
May 26 - Manchester United F.C win the Uefa Champions League at the Nou Camp stadium, Barcelona, beating Bayern Munich to lift their third major trophy in their unprecedented Treble, after winning the English Premier League and FA Cup.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1999   (3786 words)

  
 May 1999 Releases   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
May 18, 1999- SFA ASSOCIATE DEAN APPOINTED TO Dr. Michael Daley, associate dean of the College of Applied Arts and Sciences and director of the School of Social Work, has been selected to fill two prestigious national positions.
May 18, 1999- SFA ROTC NAMED ONE OF TOP TEN PERCENT IN U.S. The Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Lumberjack Battalion at Stephen F. Austin State University has been rated in the top 10 percent of all ROTC programs in the nation.
Registration and inquires may be directed to the Division of Continuing Education at 468-4605.
www.sfasu.edu /pubaffairs/may_99.htm   (8214 words)

  
 May 1999: Mabry
For each cell in the matrix, an anchoring description may be provided and a student paper offered as a benchmark to help scorers match performance levels for each criterion with test-takers' writings.
It may be that low-level criteria dominate writing rubrics because agreement among scorers is more easily achieved with regard to such matters as spelling and organization than to less tangible considerations, such as whether the writing is persuasive or whether the metaphors deepen a reader's understanding.
We understand what is occurring nationally and that in many ways we may appear to be way behind other states in the use of state-centered assessment and reporting systems.
www.pdkintl.org /kappan/kmab9905.htm   (6020 words)

  
 May 1999
This is a technique she has learned from the therapists, who tug at her pants leg when they need to trigger a forward movement of her leg when she may be a little slow in taking the next step in her walking exercises.
That may sound melodramatic, but physically removing my body from her room was very difficult.
Iris said that may be improving in the last day or so, but until recently, there was not enough response for him to make a useful psychologic evaluation.
www.calpoly.edu /~lklooste/may99.htm   (5011 words)

  
 MAY 31, 1999--All gave some -- some gave all
A legal holiday observed annually on the last Monday in May in most of the United States, in honor of the nation's armed services personnel killed in wartime.
It was first observed on May 30, 1868 by order of General John Alexander Logan for the purpose of decorating the graves of the American Civil War dead.
The date was changed in 1971 to accommodate a new federal schedule of holiday observance.
www.geoffmetcalf.com /wndarchive/19545.html   (999 words)

  
 May 1999
However, where water supplies are poor, or for existing systems that were not designed to protect flammable liquids, then a foam-water system may offer the most protection for the cost.
The final revision of the 1999 edition of NFPA 35, Standard for the Manufacture of Organic Coatings, will be voted on during NFPA’s Spring Association Technical Meeting to be held in Baltimore, Maryland on May 17 - 20, of this year.
These are but a few of the changes to look for in the 1999 edition of NFPA 35 resulting from the 119 proposals and 49 comments on those proposals.
www.verlan.com /Newsletter/May_1999.htm   (2309 words)

  
 May 1999 Feedback
I'm baffled at what she may have read that would have led her to the conclusion that either the Littleton massacre or long sessions at computer games requires any sort of drug usage, unless it has been the peripheral remarks concerning one of the boys use of tobacco.
I'm not a listener of Dr. Laura, and she may very well be a bigot who slams nonbelievers, but that does not justify dragging her name into the discussion unless Ms Hayes was prepared to quote some statement that directly reflected on the Littleton tragedy.
You may be able to bluff your next door neighbor's 12-year old son, but we've been doing this for awhile and can see you coming from a mile away.
www.infidels.org /infidels/feedback/1999/may.html   (16545 words)

  
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An overview of conditions associated with the Oklahoma-Kansas tornado outbreak of 3 May 1999 is presented, with emphasis on the evolution of environmental and supercellular characteristics most relevant to the prediction of violent tornado episodes.
The number of strong and violent tornadoes on 3 May 1999 was comparable to that of 26 April 1991, the most recent major tornado outbreak to affect Oklahoma and Kansas.
Tornado map for the 3 May 1999 tornado outbreak in Oklahoma and southern Kansas.
www.spc.noaa.gov /publications/thompson/3may99/waf.htm   (7795 words)

  
 May, 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
She and her students may use a rubric and a questionnaire to comment on students' progress.
Then, she may grade the portfolios for organization and adherence to guidelines to ensure that students complete the assignment.
Students may choose to organize their questions around specific themes (a particular historical event, holiday celebrations, etc.) which will lead to the final project they have in mind.
www.nclrc.org /caidlr33.htm   (4585 words)

  
 May 1999
Information may be freely copied and quoted as long as the individual author and this source is cited.
The Committee, which has been meeting and working intensely since October 1998, is composed of representatives of Federal agencies and Federal contractors; the electronic and information technology industry; organizations representing the access needs of individuals with disabilities; and other persons affected by accessibility standards for electronic and information technology.
May 12, 1999 Boston, MA USA Boston Architectural Center - Lecture: Children Playing and Learning Robin Moore and David Rose For more information contact Sally Levine, 617 262 5000 x 219 or email levine@the-bac.edu.
www.universaldesign.net /news/may99.htm   (4452 words)

  
 nebirds 05 May 1999
Date: Sun, 2 May 1999 20:21:47 -0500 Subject: Trip to Schramm park today From: Moni J Usasz < musasz@juno.com > Had a great birding trip along nature trails at Schramm - lots to see but no Tanagers yet.
Date: Mon, 3 May 1999 18:30:56 -0500 Laurel: If it was in the treetops as you describe, and given the date, I'd say the chances are overwhelming that it was a Nashville.
Date: Tue, 04 May 1999 21:24:48 -0500 From: Carolyn Hall < cjhall@huntel.net > Subject: May 4 in the Sandhills Today I accompanied Bill Vodehnal to the state 4-H camp at Halsey to work on the 4-H Wildlife Habitat Contest.
rip.physics.unk.edu /NOU/Archive/19990505.html   (7715 words)

  
 SoundStage! Feedback - May 1999
May Belt asked me to provide you with feedback on the use of the Rainbow Foil; hence this letter.
I first learned of PWB from your recent article, and as I'm an avid fan of your Synergizing column (and have implemented most of your ideas), I thought I'd give the Foil a try by requesting a sample.
In retrospect, my initial tests were with techno CDs and hence with electronically generated/sampled music that may have made it difficult to detect a difference (with/without the foil) as I would not have had any prior idea (based on experience) of what the instruments should sound like.
www.soundstage.com /feedback/resp27.htm   (1538 words)

  
 May, 1999
It's not personal, nor emotional of her, but of course I may be wrong in interpreting and coloring her message.
May your light continue to shine so bright and you continue to give/share the universal wisdom and love.
It may appear to be hard to get through this and yes this could simply be another illusion, I think with God in our corner nothing is impossible.
www.freeread.com /Keys/007May1999.htm   (21553 words)

  
 VISA BULLETIN
Not more than 3,500 visas (7% of the 50,000 visa limit) may be provided to immigrants from any one country.
For May, immigrant numbers in the DV category are available to qualified DV-99 applicants chargeable to all regions/eligible countries as follows.
DV visas may not be issued to DV-99 applicants after that date.
www.rapidimmigration.com /www/bulletin/1999_May_bulletin.htm   (1488 words)

  
 Grandview Memorial May 1999 Obituaries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Etta Lou Brooks Calloway, age 93, died Friday, May 14, 1999, in St. Mary's Hospital in Norton, Va. She was formerly a resident of Pine Swamp Community of Sparta, NC before making her home in Norton.
Evelyn McCullouch Galyean, age 89, of 5804 Delhart Rd., Galax, Va., died Monday morning, May 10, 1999, at the Twin County Regional Hospital in Galax, Va. She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law: Della and Kyle Whitaker, and Lavon and Roy Montgomery, all of Galax, Va.; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Flowers are appreciated or memorials may be made to the Cherry Lane Union Baptist Church or Cemetery fund, or to a charity of the donor's choice.
www.ls.net /~grandview/may99.html   (2002 words)

  
 May 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It is a task she is anxious to complete so that she may return to what she knows to be her primary task in this lifetime—living in retreat, sending light out into the world.
Additionally, Gross sheds some light on aspects of her own vajrayana practice, examines the use of goddess imagery in Buddhism, and explores transcendence in women’s religious experience.
Increasingly we understand that healing is a spiritual journey as well as an exercise in medical science.
www.shambhalasun.com /May99books.htm   (2492 words)

  
 Subbrilliant Archives - May 1999
Past Articles of SuBBrilliant News for the month of May 1999 are collected here for your convenience.
SuBBrilliant News has also learned that Andrew Cunanan was a soldier for the TrenchCoat Mafia, and may have been acting on orders when he murdered Don Gianni Versace, Godfather of Miami's Fashion Designer Crime Family, after he announced that trench coats were no longer en vogue.
Prince, whose song "1999" is expected to be played countless times at New Year's Eve parties across the country this year, could not be reached for comment.
www.subbrilliant.com /9905subarc.html   (4371 words)

  
 Memphis in May 1999
On May 5, 1978, the first World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest (WCBCC) was held on a vacant lot nearly two blocks from its current site in Tom Lee Park on the Mississippi River.
1999 marks the 22nd anniversary of this ultimate barbecue competition.
Memphis in May is something that should not be missed by any fellow barbecue enthusiasts, and we will definately be back in 2000.
www.3men.com /Memphis99.htm   (757 words)

  
 May 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
However, there is a special section on May 20, that may interest you.
The same variety in performance may occur among the various investment styles.
The risk of volatility in the rate of return associated with any one stock may be reduced by investing in a variety of stocks, some of which perform well when others perform poorly.
ches.okstate.edu /programs_events/wip/news/99/may.html   (1303 words)

  
 Australian Anti-Censorship Day of Action: 28 May 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
On 28th and 30th May 1999, a remarkable event in the history of the Australian Internet was observed around the country.
Netizens gathered in their hundreds at venues in all the mainland capitals to protest the government's ill-conceived Internet censorship legislation.
About 250 people attended a rally on May 30, followed by a book burning in which a number of pertinent books were sacrificed.
www.efa.org.au /Campaigns/may28/index.html   (262 words)

  
 Transfer Table - May 1999
John Iwasyk said that the Delaware Valley Railroad was given one day to find a home for engines stored on its property and that the Brandywine Valley only bought the line as far as the state line (the Delaware Valley still takes cars from the PA state line to Elsmere).
Reading and Northern projects for 1999 include replacing 18,000 ties, 8 miles of new welded rail, 5 miles of surfacing, upgrading 2 mainline switches, repairing 11 grade crossings, upgrading a signal and gate system at 1 crossing.
Friday, May 7, 1998 Private Varnish Coming to Scranton, PA. A special train is due to depart Philadelphia at 7 AM on May 7th to arrive in Steamtown around 6:30 PM.
wilmingtonnrhs.com /newsletters/99may.htm   (3775 words)

  
 May 1999 Digital Economy Conference   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This White Paper was commissioned by the National Science Foundation to be presented on May 25, 1999 at the “Understanding the Digital Economy” conference; a public conference convened in response to a directive from the President of the United States to the National Economic Council, in consultation with executive branch agencies.
The conference is timely because there are significant law and policy issues impacting the community of people with disabilities in their ability to overcome digital barriers and participate in the digital economy.
As part of the Section 508 implementation effort, on April 2, 1999 Attorney General Janet Reno directed that all federal agencies conduct self-evaluations of their electronic and information technology and report by June 15, 1999 the extent to which their electronic and information technology is accessible to people with disabilities.
www.aasa.dshs.wa.gov /access/waddell.htm   (6761 words)

  
 May 1999
The amount of rain we have received the last couple of years in May is incredible.
This camp is designed for ranchers who are interested in learning about North Dakota's range resource, grazing management strategies, and developing strategies for a 12-month forage system which will provide the forage needs for their livestock through spring, summer, fall, and winter.
Ted was featured in Beef Today for his use of "bucker piles" as a method of feeding harvested forages (rather than baling).
www.ag.ndsu.nodak.edu /aginfo/livestock/Doc_Beef/1999/may99.htm   (938 words)

  
 upthesaddlers.com » 1999 » May
The visitors may have put a slight dampener on spirits by twice coming from behind to deny Saddlers ending their home campaign on a winning note, but the night was about much more than the destination of three points.
Rightly so, because he is without doubt the managerial star of the season, but the response from his players deserves great credit and plenty of plaudits.
He may have shelled out only a paltry £35,000 in transfer fees, but Graydon inherited some solid Second Division performers.
upthesaddlers.com /wp/archives/1999/05   (4260 words)

  
 May 1999 news archive: Digital Photography Review
The Tokyo Business Show '99 was held between 18th and 21st of May. They have brief report on the Canon A50, Ricoh RDC-5000, Epson CP800 and an interesting digital camera add-on for the Cassiopeia from Casio.
PC World have posted a short article on the pros and cons of the two top condenders, to quote: "Although some of the latest digital cameras are small enough to fit in your shirt pocket, their prices may bore a hole through it.
According to a new report from InfoTrends Research Group, Inc., a new breed of photo minilabs, called digital minilabs, are poised to play a critical role in the mainstream adoption of digital photography by allowing users to bypass the hassles associated with processing and printing digital photographs themselves.
www.dpreview.com /news/9905/archive.asp   (1621 words)

  
 BEANIE BABIES™
First reports - the yet-to-be-released Ty Canada form had all the new April 1999 releases with the exception of Osito, then another source reports an information sheet distributed by Ty Canada lists Osito as a "USA Exclusive".
As you are probably aware, the Beanie World Collectibles Convention (May 15-16) opened at 9:00 am today for early bird shopping for VIP ticket holders.
We have no word on why they have had a name change, however, it may have something do with copyright issues in Germany.
home.alltel.net /dmh13/May99news.html   (1077 words)

  
 May 1999
You just may be able to lend her a paw.
Some of what you read may be vaguely familiar to you because The Harness featured a similar article by Brian in a previous issue.
Brian said that missing a feed won't hurt your dog, and that he may in fact be much more comfortable.
www.town.collingwood.on.ca /bdb/may_1999.htm   (6691 words)

  
 May 1999
Yesterday, May Day, was celebrated in Antwerp with a workers parade 'compleat' with red flags and banners.
Loes and I were amused, but on the whole disappointed to find most of the stores closed, as we had planned to do some shopping.
As an atheist, I acknowledge that religion may be socially necessary as an ethical counterweight to natural human ferocity.
www.alamut.com /past/9905_may.html   (6603 words)

  
 May, 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Presently our Fourth Graders are preparing for Lei Day (May 1st) which will be celebrated on Friday, April 30th.
Their Lei Day celebration will culminate their learning the 50 states in Social Studies.
Email me and get yourself on the mailing list for my "Singable Science" CD coming out in May. This is a project of science songs inspired by kids and encouraged onto a CD by colleagues and kids.
www.pentatonika.com /25.html   (3197 words)

  
 Snuff Film; Making of an Urban Legend (Skeptical Inquirer May 1999)
One of the most enduring, and little-recognized, urban legends about cinema is the "snuff film," in which actresses are supposedly actually killed onscreen.
(1999) are just a few of the countless titles that milk the urban legend for all it's worth.
Even if the existence of actual snuff films should be validated at a later date, it is safe to say that there are more films about snuff films than there are actual snuff films in existence.
www.csicop.org /si/9905/snuff.html   (3563 words)

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