Update NOVEMBER AT PENN


CONFERENCE

16 Parent Education Conference; registration, 9 a.m.; welcome: Robert Sorrell, president, Urban League of Philadelphia and Glenn Bryan, director, Community Relations, 9:30 a.m.; workshops on quality public education, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m.; DRL; info: 731-4121 or -4145 (Urban League).

MUSIC

19 äk-e-pel-ah; concert featuring Counterparts, Off the Beat, Penny Loafers and Penn Six-5000; benefits United Community Clinics; 7:30 p.m.; Harrison Auditorium, Museum; $5 on Locust Walk, $7 at the door.

SPECIAL EVENT

21 Holiday Bazaar; food, clothing, crafts, and gifts for sale; 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall (A-3 Assembly).

TALKS

12 Brown Bag Interfaith Book Discussion: Politics of Meaning, Restoring Hope and Possibility in an Age of Cynicism ; Michael Lerner, author; "Things I Wish Liberals & Conservatives Knew"; 12:10-1 p.m.; Christian Ass'n (Christian Ass'n).

13 Hox Genes, Pattern Formation and Genetic Pyramids ; Steven Potter, Univ. of Cincinnati; noon; Hirst Auditorium, Dulles Bldg., HUP (Ctr. for Research on Reproduction & Women's Health).

HIV Risk Reduction Strategies for African American Adolescents; Loretta Sweet Jemmott, nursing; 12-1:30 p.m.; Room D-44, Grad School of Ed. (GSE).

14 Extreme Games: Maria de Zayas, Ana Caro, and Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz; Stephanie Merrim, Brown; 4 p.m.; Class of '55 Conference Room, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library (Romance Languages; Latin American Cultures Prog.; Women's Studies).

Poetry Reading; Chaim Ghouri, Israeli Poet; 5 p.m.; Writer's House (Middle East Center; Hillel; Asian & Middle Eastern Studies; Jewish Studies).

Women in Film: Visions and Voices from the World ; Lydia Moudileno, Romance Languages; with the film "A Door to the Sky"; 6 p.m.; Rm. 23, Moore Bldg. (SAS Humanities Coord. Cmte.).

15 Tales of Remembering and Forgetting; Nozipo Maraire, novelist and neurosurgeon; noon; Room 421, Williams Hall (African Studies Center).

18 Fetal Development and Schizophrenia; Sarnoff Mednick, USC; 4 p.m.; Room B-26, Stitler Hall (Psychology).

19 Cultural Differences: A French-American Perspective ; Betty Slowinski, Center for Human Resources, Wharton; 1 p.m.; Faculty Club (Pennsylvania Women's Club).

Elementary Events of Calcium Signaling in the Heart ; Heping Cheng, Nat'l Inst. on Aging; 4 p.m; Physiology Conf. Room, Richards Bldg. (Physio.).


Almanac

Volume 43 Number 12
November 12, 1996


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