Millennium fills key post
- Marching into the millennium. Are you ready? Rosenberry, Clifton H. // Forum (10566937);Aug97, Issue 183, p4
Opinion. Discusses views on the forecasts of banks and other compensation agencies in the year 2000. Predictions on how those agencies would be affected; Details on the year 2000 problem for computers; Comments from Paul Volker, formaer Federal Reserve Chairman.
- Great expectations, great choices. Krentz, Edgar // Christian Century;10/30/96, Vol. 113 Issue 31, p1033
Focuses on naming the year 2001 as the beginning of a new Christian millennium. Social expectations; Destiny of Christians; Jesus Christ's significance for the present; Passages.
- Jumping the gun on the millennium. // Christian Science Monitor;9/24/99, Vol. 91 Issue 210, p11
Reminds that the beginning of the second millennium does not actually begin until January 1, 2001.
- Time for teahouse. // Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);Jul96, Vol. 68 Issue 7, p10
Reports on Snowdonia National Parks' request for funding from the Millennium Commission for the replacement of its tea house and a souvenir shop.
- Coming to the aid of the party. // New Scientist;9/14/96, Vol. 151 Issue 2047, p3
Editorial. Talks about the plans for a party in Great Britain to mark the beginning of the third millennium. Erection of pavilions on a large site near Greenwich; Inclusion of the wonders of science, engineering and technology in the celebration; Source of funding for the celebration.
- Westchester at the millennium. // Westchester County Business Journal;01/31/2000, Vol. 39 Issue 5, pM1
Focuses that the Westchester County, New York Millennium Commission is seeking writers to submit essays, poems and short stories about life in the city during the past, present and the future. Inclusion of chosen works in different programs and publications commemorating the millennium;...
- The New Millennium. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2001, p47
Explains why the new millennium doesn't start until January 1, 2001. Details of New Year's celebrations held on December 31, 1999.
- Where to see in the millennium. Robinson, Simon // Time International (South Pacific Edition);12/29/97-01/05/97, Issue 1, p7
Considers where one needs to be to be among the first to welcome in the new millennium. The Kiribati islands in the Pacific Ocean are fourteen hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time making it the first land into the new era; The other parts of the world that will share being on the list of the...
- Some care, some don't. Thornton, Jeannye // U.S. News & World Report;3/10/97, Vol. 122 Issue 9, p12
Suggests that while many people eagerly await the year 2000, many others look upon it as a non-event. Views of Chinese, Hindus, Jews, Muslims, and others.