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FEBRUARY AT PENN


EXHIBITS

Now: Visions and Paradox: An Exhibition of the Work of Robert Le Ricolais; Meyerson Hall. Through February 12.

12 The CUT: Senior Undergraduate Exhibition; Meyerson Hall. Through February 23.


SPECIAL EVENTS

Bazaar Shop of International House Winter Sale; 2-for-1 sale on selected jewelry, silk scarves, cards, note cubes, soaps, bookmarks; 50% off games and creativity kits, activity books, slipper socks, tapes and cassettes. Through February 29.

8 Dining Out for Life; have lunch or dinner at a participating restaurant, and a portion of the receipts will be donated to local AIDS-work ef forts; call Action AIDS at 981-0088 for more information (Action AIDS of Philadelphia).

14 Valentine Buffet Dinner; 5:30-8 p.m., Faculty Club; $14 exclusive of service charge. Reservations: 898-4618.


TALKS

6 The Future of HIV/AIDS Activism; 7 p.m.; Rm. B-27, GSE (Student Health).

7 The Northridge Earthquake: A Natural Experiment in Market Structure; Sean Ennis, UC/Berkeley; 12-1:30 p.m., Boardroom, Colonial Penn Center (Health Care Systems).

Teratoma-derived Cell Lines: Model System for the Study of Adipose Differentiation of Tumorigenicity; Ginette Serrero, University of Maryland; noon; Griese Auditorium, Dulles Bldg. (Center for Research on Reproductive and Women's Health).

The Islamic Movement in Algeria; Francois Burgat, Institut de Recherches et d'Etudes sur le Monde Arabe et Musulman; 5:15 p.m.; West Lounge, Williams Hall (Middle East Center; French Institute for Culture and Technology).

8 The Role of Community Based Longitudinal Studies in Evaluating Treatment Effects: Benign Prostatic Hyproplaxia; Harry Guess, Merck Sharp & Dohme; 9-10 a.m. 701 Blockley (UPMC).

Globalization of the Welfare State; Geoffrey Garrett, Management/Penn; 12-1:15 p.m., 2034 SH-DH. (Wharton Public Policy Series) The Artistry of Jan Vermeer: Creating the Exhibition; Arthur K. Wheelock, National Gallery of Art; 5:15 p.m.; Rm. B2, Meyerson Hall (History of Art).

9 La Música Como Insignia Del Poder: Incas, Señores y Dioses. Perú, 1532-1630; Juan Carlos Estenssoro Fuchs, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales; 3 p.m.; Smith-Penniman Room, Houston Hall; lecture in Spanish (Latin American Cultures Program; Music).

12 Troponin T Functions: From Lowly Twitching Worms to High Flying Birds; Elizabeth A. Bucher, cell and developmental biology; 2 p.m.; Physiology Conference Room, Richards Bldg. (Pennsylvania Muscle Institute).

Minority Status and Schooling in Urban Context; John U. Ogbu, University of California, Berkeley; 3-4:30 p.m., D44, GSE (Search Committee for the Constance Clayton Chair in Education). Series continues on February 19.


Almanac

Tuesday
February 6, 1996

Volume 42 Number 19


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