SUMMER AT PENN 1997



The Morris Arboretum's Rose Garden has over fifty varieties of the fragrant flower.


ACADEMIC CALENDAR

6/27 First Summer Session classes end.

6/30 Second Summer Session classes begin.

8/8 Second Summer Session and 12-Week Summer classes end.


CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES

Summer Magic '97; during July, kids learn of other cultures through story-telling, puppet shows, and other activities. See below for schedule.

6/21 Family Workshops; children, ages 6-12, and their adult escorts tour the John Kindness exhibit and make

studio projects with artist Cybele Berret; 11 a.m.; Institute for Contemporary Art; $3/child for members, $4/child for nonmembers; scholarships available; info/registration: 898-7108. Repeated 6/22.


Summer Magic at the Museum: Cultures from Around the World

For curious kids summer fun is coming to the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. This exciting series of pro grams will introduce children to the wonders of cultures from around the world. Summer Magic programs, designed for children ages 6-12, run Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10 to 11 a.m., in July. All programs, held in the Museum's galleries, the inner gardens or the Rainey Auditorium, are free with Museum admission donation ($5 adults; $2.50 students and senior citizens; free for PENNcard holders and children under 6). Pre-registration for groups (only) is required, call 898-4015.

In addition to the activities listed at right, children and their families may follow one of a new series of multi-gallery treasure hunts with diverse themes: cats, faces, houses, and clothes. The Wiz Kid Quiz involves a search for artifacts through time and across world cultures.


7/9 Native American Storytelling; North American Indian stories teach about the environment.

7/10 Me and My Baby; Museum artifacts highlight the similarities and differences among humans and animal species and their offspring.

7/16 Explore the American Southwest; exploration of the world of the Pueblo Indians of the Southwest.

7/17 The Opposable Thumb; snap your fingers and discover the evolutionary importance of your thumb.

7/23 Africa, The Continent of the Drum; learn how to play the "sekere" drum from the Yoruba People of Niger.

7/24 Myths and Tales of Ancient Greece; visit the gods at their home on Mt. Olympus and hear stories about their adventures.

7/30 Myths and Tales of Ancient Egypt; learn about the characters in ancient Egyptian stories.

7/31 Egyptian Dance Demonstration; learn about and see the traditional dances of Egypt.

Above, Betsy Neaves Straw, coordinator of outreach programs in the Museum's education department, leads a tour of the African Gallery at the University Museum.


CONFERENCE

6/6 Healing Plants: Herbal Traditions and Medicine Today; June 6: speakers: Mark Blumenthal, American Botanical Council; Bonnie O'Connor, MCP Hahnemann College of Medicine; E. Barrie Kavasch, Institute of American Indians in Washington, CT; Rick Lewandowski, Morris Arboretum; $145, $135/members; 6/7: Native Herbal MedicineHealing Plants Walk, 10:30 a.m.-noon; $26, $21/members; Native American Medicine Chest, 12:30-2:30 p.m.; $30, $25/members; in conjunction with Healing Plants exhibit; Morris Arboretum; info/registration: 247-5777.


EXHIBITS

Admission donations & hours

Arthur Ross Gallery, Fisher Fine Arts Library: free, Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. & Sun., 12-5 p.m.

Burrison Gallery, Faculty Club: free, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Esther Klein Gallery, 3600 Market: free, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Institute of Contemporary Art: $3, $1/students, artists, seniors, free/members, children under 12, with PENNCard, and on Sundays 10 a.m.-noon; Thurs., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Wed.-Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; closed: Mon. & Tues.

Meyerson Hall Galleries: free, Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Morris Arboretum: $4, $3/seniors, $2/students, free/with PENNCard, children under 6; Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

University Museum: $5, $2.50/seniors and students w/ID, free/members, with PENNCard, children under 6; Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Sunday, 1-5 p.m.; closed Mon. & holidays.


At right: Mr. American Express, 1990, 5' x 4' soda cracker mosaic by John Kindness; exhibit at the ICA through June 27.

Upcoming

6/9 Martha Huggins: Watercolors; works by the Faculty Club staff member who graduated from Depauw University with a degree in art and continues her art studies at the Community Arts Center in Wallingford; reception, June 19, 4:30-6:30 p.m.; Burrison Gallery, Faculty Club. Through August 29.

Now

Folio '97: Works from the Print-making Studio; Burrison Gallery, Faculty Club. Through May 30.

East/West: Visions in Between; Arthur Ross Gallery. Through June 25.

John Kindness; see also Children's Activities and Fitness/Learning; Institute of Contemporary Art. Through June 29.

Watercolors: Medicinal Plants of Shakespeare; Arboretum. Through June.

The Afghan Folio; Sharpe Gallery, University Museum. Through August 23.

Time and Rulers at Tikal: Architectural Sculpture of the Maya; Museum. Through Fall 1997.

Creating the Quid: Betel Chewing Paraphernalia from Asia and the Pacific; Main Entrance, Museum. Through December.

Ongoing

Ancient Greek World; Living in Balance: Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo and Apache; Ancient Mesopotamia: Royal Tombs of Ur; The Egyptian Mummy: Secrets and Science; Raven's Journey: World of Alaska's Native People; Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition; University Museum.

Healing Plants: Medicine Across Time and Cultures; Works by Harry Gordon; massive sculpture in wood, small pieces in granite, Butcher Sculpture Garden, Morris Arboretum.


FILMS

FILM/VIDEO PROJECT

Films, film series and events at International House, 3701 Chestnut St.; full descriptions online: www.libertynet.org/~ihouse; tickets: $6.50, $5.50/members, students, seniors, $3.50/kids 12 and under; foreign language films with subtitles (unless noted); information/tickets: 895-6542. Repeat dates and times in italics.

6/13 Irma Vep (Assayas, France, 1996); 7:15 & 9:30 p.m. June 14, 6 & 8:15 p.m.; June 15, 4 & 8:30 p.m.; June 17, 7:15 p.m.; June 18, 9:15 p.m.; June 19, 9:15 p.m.; June 20-21, 7:15 & 9:30 p.m.; June 22, 8:30 p.m.

6/14 High Risk (Jing, Hong Kong, 1996); 10:30 p.m. June 15, 6:15 p.m.; June 17, 9:30 p.m.

7/2 Ernesto Che Guevara: The Bolivan Diary (Dindo, France/Switzerland, 1994); 8:45 p.m. July 3, 7 & 9:15 p.m.; July 5, 9:30 p.m.; July 6, 6:30 & 8:30 p.m.; July 8, 9:30 p.m., July 10, 7 & 9:15 p.m.; July 11, 1 & 5 p.m.; July 12-13, 5 p.m.

7/5 Mandela (Menell & Gibson, South Africa/USA, 1996); 7 p.m. July 6, 3:30 p.m.; July 8, 7 p.m.

7/16 Message to Love (Lerner, USA/UK, 1995); 7 & 9:45 p.m. July 17, 7 & 9:45 p.m.; July 18, 6:30 p.m.; July 19, 10:30 p.m.; July 20, 2:45 p.m.

7/23 Blacks and Jews (Snitow & Kaufman, USA, 1996); 7:30 p.m.

7/24 For Ever Mozart (Godard, Switzerland/France, 1996); 7 & 9:30 p.m. July 26, 6 p.m.; July 27, 4 & 6 p.m.

7/25 Mondo Plymton (animated); with Bill Plymton on 7/25; 6, 8 & 10 p.m. July 26, 8 & 10 p.m.; July 27, 8 p.m.; July 29-31, 7:30 & 9:30 p.m.

Arab Cinema

6/25 Cheb (Bouchareb, France/Algeria, 1991); 7:30 p.m.; June 29, 6 p.m.

6/26 The Night (Malas, Syria/Lebanon/ France, 1992); 7:30 p.m. June 28, 6 p.m.

6/27 The Greedy Ones (Boutros, Syria, 1991); 7 p.m. July 2, 7 p.m.

Haifa (Masharawi, Palestine/The Netherlands, 1996); 9 p.m. June 28, 8:30 p.m.

6/29 Stars in Broad Daylight (Muhammad, Syria, 1988); 8 p.m.

7/1 City Dreams (Mala, Syria, 1983); 7:30 p.m.

Philadelphia Connections

7/9 Laid to Waste: A Chester Neighborhood Fights for its Future (Robert Bahar & George McCollough, USA, 1996); 7:30 p.m.

Independent Film/Video

Philadelphia Independent Film/Video Association workshops; information/registration: 895-6594.

Working with AVID; introductory and intermediate workshops; call to arrange sessions; $150, $125/PIFVA members.

5/31 Independent Feature Filmmaking; seminar with Dov Simens on producing, budgeting, marketing and selling; 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; $289/nonmembers and at the door, $249/members in advance. Continues 6/1.

6/24 PIFVA Open Screens; works completed and in progress; 7 p.m. Also meets 7/22.



FITNESS/LEARNING

Aerobics; see below for information about Recreation Department classes.

Class of 1928 Ice Rink; open for roller hockey Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m., $5 admission, goalies are free; info: 898-1923.

English Language Programs Evening Course Registration; classes meet 6-8:30 p.m.; Academic Writing, Mon., 6/2-8/11, $290; Pronunciation Improvement, Tues., 6/3-8/12, $290; TOEFL Prep, Mon. and Wed., 7/21-8/20, $290; Speaking and Listening, Tues. and Thurs., 7/22-8/21, $290; Business Writing, Thurs., 7/24-8/21, $145; late registration fee: $10; info: 898-8681 or elp@sas.upenn.edu.

Jazzercise; 5:30-6:30 p.m.; Mon., Tues. and Thurs.; Philadelphia Child Guidance Ctr.; first class free; $3.50/class. $2.50/students; Carolyn Hamilton, 662-3293 (days), 446-1983 (eves.).

5/28 West Philadelphia Scholarship Awards Program; benefit for college bound West Philadelphia seniors; 10 will receive $500 scholarships to help cover books and supplies for their freshman year; keynote speaker: Ukee Washington, KYW TV3; guest speaker: Ollie Nasier, Wise Dome Network Inst.; 4-6 p.m.; Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; $10; info/tickets: 898-2020 (Penn VIPS; West Philadelphia Partnership).

5/29 Biomedical Database Searching Using OVID Software: Web Access; 9-11 a.m.; Biomedical Library (Library).

6/5 New Horizons on Contemporary Art: Continuing Education; tour of John Kindness exhibit, brown-bag lunch and discussion; 10:30 a.m.; ICA; free with gallery admission fee (see Exhibits).

6/12 Coping with Workplace Change and Transition; noon; Bishop White Rm., Houston Hall; info/reg.: 898-7910 (Faculty/Staff Assistance Prog.).

6/18 Orientation to Animal Research; for all researchers and animal handlers at Penn; 1-3 p.m.; Clinical Research Bldg. Aud.; bring PENNCard (Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee; University Laboratory Animal Resources).

Graphic: Copyright Havana Street


MEETING

6/19 Trustees Full Board Meeting; Faculty Club; information: 898-7005. Through 6/20.


ON STAGE

5/30 Volume 2; Dutch choreographer Beppie Blankert and dancers from the Relâche Ensemble perform a music and dance concert inspired by Charles Ives's music; 8 p.m.; Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center; $20, $12/students; info/tickets: 898-679. Repeated May 31, 8 p.m.


SPECIAL EVENTS

6/1 Philadelphia Rose Show; annual indoor show displays prize-winning cut roses; also visit the Morris Arboretum's Rose Garden and talk to rose exhibitors and experts; 1-5 p.m.; Morris Arboretum.

6/13 Moonlight and Roses; annual gala fundraising event with cocktails in the Rose Garden, followed by dinner and dancing; Morris Arboretum; information/tickets/prices: 247-5777.


TALKS

5/28 Symmetry in Physical Law, Art and Thought; Frank Wilczek, Institute for Advanced Study; 5:30 p.m.; Rainey Auditorium, University Museum (Physics and Astronomy).

6/2 The Molecular Biology of Smell; Richard Axel, Columbia; 10th annual Bernard Cohen Memorial Lecture in Genetics; noon; Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building (Genetics).

Molecular Mechanisms of Cyclic Nucleotide-Gated Channel Activation; Steve Siegelbaum, Columbia; noon; Pharmacology Conference Room, John Morgan Building (Pharmacology).

6/4 The Role of the Human Papillomavirus E7 Oncoprotein in Cervical Carcinogenesis; Karl Munger, Harvard; 4 p.m.; Grossman Auditorium, Wistar Institute (Wistar).

6/5 eFGF, Xcad3, and Hox Genes: Members of a Molecular Pathway that Pattern the Anteroposterior Axis in Xenopus; Betsy Pownall, University of Bath, UK; 12:15-1:30 p.m.; Reunion Hall, John Morgan Building (Cell & Developmental Biology).

Future Directions in the Treatment of Obesity; John Foreyt, Baylor College of Medicine; 1-2 p.m.; Dunlop Auditorium, Stemmler Hall (Medical School of Nutrition Educ. & Prevention Program).

6/9 Ras Proteins in Mitogenesis and Oncogenesis; Dafna Barsagi, SUNY-Stony Brook; noon; Pharmacology Conf. Rm., John Morgan Bldg. (Pharmacology).

Giant Muscle Proteins: Ready for Prime Time?; Kuan Wang, U. of Texas at Austin; 2 p.m.; Physiology Conf. Rm., Richards Bldg. (Penna. Muscle Inst.).

6/11 Protein Trafficking and MHC Class II Antigen Processing Compartments; Michael Marks, pathology/lab medicine; 4 p.m.; Grossman Auditorium, Wistar Institute (Wistar).

Our Children: Our FamilyWho Cares?; Lucy Durr Hackney, Pennsylvania Partnership for Children; benefit for White-Williams Scholars; 5:30 p.m., reception follows; Museum; $25/donors, $50/patrons, $100/benefactors, $500/corporate sponsors; info: 563-0780.

6/18 p53 Based Tumor Vaccines; Magdalena Thurin, Wistar; 4 p.m.; Grossman Aud., Wistar Inst. (Wistar).

6/24 Medicare Managed Care: Opportunities and Risks for Older Persons; Richard Besdine, Travelers Center on Aging; 8-9 a.m.; Medical Alumni Hall, Maloney Bldg. (Inst. on Aging).

Opportunities for Research and Training Funding from the National Institute on Aging; Terrie Wetle, National Institute on Aging; 4:30-6 p.m.; Auditorium, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics (Institute on Aging; LDI).

The Function of the c-src Proto-Oncogene; Harold Varmus, NIH; George Khoury Memorial Lecture; 4 p.m.; Medical Alumni Hall, Maloney Bldg. (Wistar).

6/26 Myosins and Motility in the Vertebrate Retina; Beth Burnside, UC-Berkeley; 2 p.m.; Physiology Conference Room, Richards Building (Pennsylvania Muscle Institute).

7/2 Viruses and Autoimmunity; Ellen Heber-Katz, Wistar; 4 p.m.; Grossman Auditorium, Wistar Institute (Wistar).



At left: High school students in the Penn Summer Science Academy study and research under the supervision of faculty and graduate students in the geology, materials science, mathematics, biology and biochemistry departments.

Summer Programs at Penn--People of all Ages Playing, Practicing and Preparing

Kids

Center for Community Partnerships' Turner Summer Institute: 200 post-5th graders from Turner Middle School; education in conflict resolution, health promotion and writing for publication. Cory Bowman; June 26-August 4.

Junior Fencing Camp: 35 14-17 year-olds; David Micahnik; July 27-August 9.

Junior Tennis Program*: 10 weekly sessions for 250 students ages 7-17; Hal Mackin, 898-4741; June 9-August 15.

National Youth Sports Program: 250 Philadelphia-area students, ages 10-16, learn sports skills, take physicals and attend counseling sessions; Mike Diorka; July 7-August 8.

Penn-Lea Athletic Program: 25-30 Lea students ages 8-10; cultural, educational and sports activities; Will Cooper; dates to be determined.

Pennsylvania Women's Basketball Position Camp*: 35-50 children grades 4-9; players refine and enhance their skill in their specific position; Renate Costner, 898-6089; August 1-3.

Philadelphia International Theatre Festival for Children: theatre performances and activities for 25,000 kids of all ages; Brian Joyce; May 21-25.

Quaker Basketball Camp*: 100 8-18 year olds; Fran Dunphy, 898-6141; June 24-28.

Summer Gymnastics Camp*: weekly sessions for 20 children ages 5-12; Tom Kovic, 898-5316; June 9-27, July 7-11.

* These programs geared for children may still accept applications. Call phone numbers listed for information.

High School

AFNA National Education and Research Fund: 200 11th and 12th graders attend classes to help them meet their schools' academic requirements; Samuel Evans; July 14-Aug. 20.

High School Research Program for Minority Students: 20 students ages 16-18; Glen Gaulton and Judy Jackson; July 1-August 22.

LEAD Program in Business: 35 students ages 16-17; introduction to business principles for minority students; Harold Haskins; June 29-July 28.

Penn Summer Academy in Communication Studies: 60 10th-12th graders; short-term noncredit education for high school students; David Fox; June 29-August 8.

Penn Summer Science Academy: 200 10th-12th graders; an intensive program taught by Penn scientists consisting of both guided and independent lab and field projects, math workshops, computer labs, seminars and site visits; David Reibstein; July 7-August 1.

Precollege Program: 200 11th and 12th graders take beginning-level courses and live in the dorms; David Fox; June 29-August 9.

Upward Bound Program: 55 9th-12th graders; program to increase students' academic proficiency, promote self-esteem, and motivate students to plan their educational and career goals; Fred Whiten; June 30-August 8.

Undergrads

Afro-American Studies Program Summer Institute for Pre-Freshmen: 40 pre-freshmen; introduction to major intellectual and cultural themes and currents in 19th and 20th Century African-American experience; Sheila Armstrong and Gale Ellison; July 20-25.

Freshman Orientation Program for the NROTC: 45 freshmen; Col. P.F. Pugh; August 25-30.

Kanda University Program in English & US Culture: 15 undergrads from Japan; English language study and sociocultural experiences for university undergrads majoring in English and applied linguistics; Thomas Adams; August 23-September 13.

Leadership Alliance Interns: 10 undergrads; research experience; Karen Lawrence; dates vary.

Penn Summer Abroad: 250-300 students study in programs in the Czech Republic, England, France, Germany, India, Italy, Korea, Poland, and Spain; Elizabeth Sachs; Dates vary.

Philadelphia Alliance for Minority Participation in MSE Scholars Program: 10 undergraduates; Cora Ingrum; May 27-August 1.

Pre-Freshman Program: 110 Penn freshmen; preview of life at the University; Delores Hill; July 26-Aug. 24.

Public Service Summer Internship Program: 25-30 undergraduates examine urban revitalization; Ira Harkavy and Amy Cohen; May 20-August 9.

Research Careers for Minority Scholars: 6-8 undergrads; Larry Gladney and Janice Curington; June 2- August 22.

Summer Institute for Demographic Research (SIDR): 15 undergraduates; program to improve the human resource base in demography and to reinforce the ethnic diversity of that resource base; Antonio McDaniel; July 5-August 8.

Summer Internships in Biological Sciences: 40 undergraduates; hands-on experience in a biomedical laboratory; Glen Gaulton and Judy Jackson; June 2-August 8.

Summer Pre-Med Enrichment Program for Minority Undergraduates: 11 undergraduates from historically Black Colleges and Universities; Jerry Johnson; May 19-July 25.

SUNFEST (Summer Undergraduate Fellowship in Sensor Technologies): 9 undergrads; research with faculty and grad students; Jan Van der Spiegel; May 27-August 8.

Wistar Institute Summer Intern Program: 2 undergrads; F. Arthur McMorris; June 1-August 9.


At right: The Summer Science Academy, a month-long program, also teaches students how to prepare oral and written scientific reports, and includes site visits, seminars on scientific research and ethical issues, and guided and independent lab projects.

Grad Students

Fulbright Pre-Academic Program in English for Graduate Students: 20-40 Fulbright scholars; Gay Wash-burn; July 25-August 14.

International Teaching Assistant Fluency Training Program: 50 graduate students; Mary Ann Julian; July 3-August 27.

Lauder Institute Program in English and U.S. Cultural Perspectives: 7 graduate students; Tom Adams; May 8-August 1.

Summer Institute for International Business Students (SIIBS): 30-40 graduate students; Nora Lewis; June 30-August 8.

Summer Medical Institute: 60 med students; Scott Moreau; June 16-July 30.

Adults/Professionals

Arabic Novel in Translation: 15 adults; Roger Allen and Lesley Easley; July 7-August 1.

Conversation and Culture: 45 adults; language study and sociocultural experiences for nonnative speakers of English; Felicia Porter; July 28-Aug. 22.

Eighth International Congress of Auxology: 50 adults; Francis Johnston; June 28-July 4.

Five-Day Home-Based Practicum: 10 professionals; Child Guidance Center; Marion Lindblad-Goldberg; June 16-21.

Fuji Xerox Executive Communication Seminar: 15 professionals; Nora Lewis; August 3-9.

July Practicum: 10 professionals; Child Guidance Center; Marion Lindblad-Goldberg; July 6-25.

June Practicum: 10 professionals; Child Guidance Center; Marion Lindblad-Goldberg; June 8-27.

Program in Second Language Pedagogy and U.S. Culture Program for Japanese Teachers of English: 20 professionals; Ross Bender; July 26-August 30.

Sixteenth East Coast Indoeuropean Conference: 20 professionals; George Cardona; June 11-14.

Summer Literacy Training Institute: 22 professionals; Eric Brandt; June 28-August 4.

Summer Nursing Research Institute: 16-20 professionals; Susan Gennaro; May 12-23.

Summer Seminar--Institute for the Arts in Education: 200 professionals; symposium for Philadelphia public school teachers to meet with teaching and performing artists in order to collaborate on planning for the year long arts curriculum; Shelly Dorfman; July 7-July 18.

Supervision Course: 10 professionals; Marion Lindblad Goldberg; July 27-August 1.

SUSY '97 Conference: 50 adults; Mirjam Cvetic and Paul Langacker; May 26-31.

Teaching Patient-Centered Communication: 20 professionals; Marjorie Bowman; June 11-15.

USIA Summer Institute for EFL Educators from Sub-Saharan Africa: 16 professionals; workshops and lectures in second language teaching methodology; Kristine Billmyer; June 23-August 1.

Veteran's Upward Bound: 45 adults; Department of Education-sponsored program to earn a GED or prepare for college; Fred Whiten; May 5-August 22.



Aerobics Classes--A Range of Motion

The Department of Recreation is offering a revamped summer aerobics program with new class offerings and more available times. Classes begin June 2 and continue through the end of July. Open enrollment begins immediately. Since space is limited, especially in the step classes, please sign up early. Fees are $45 for students, $75 for faculty, staff and others. Those who have already signed up for a class, may attend any class at any time. For more information, please call 898-6101.

Classes which are available are as follows:


Hutch     	Monday         Wednesday      Friday
7-8 a.m.     	   Step     	    Step n' Sculpt    Cross Training
12:30-1:30 p.m.    Step n' High     Step n' Low       Step n' Sculpt
5-6 p.m.     	   Step     	    Step n' High
6-7 p.m.     	   Cardio Jam       Ultimate Conditioning

Gimbel     	Monday     	Wednesday      Friday
7:30-8:30 a.m.     Step     	      Cross Trng.      Step n' Sculpt
noon-1 p.m.        Step n' Low        Step n' High     Cardio Jam
4:30-5:30 p.m.     Step n' Sculpt     Aerobox
5:30-6:30 p.m.     Cardio Jam         Step


Summer Hours for University Services and Facilities

Annenberg Center Box Office Open: through July 25, Monday-Friday, noon-6 p.m.; Closed: Memorial Day and Independence Day, July 28-September 1.

Arthur Ross Galleries Open: June 1-25, Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Closed: June 26-August 15. Regular schedule returns on August 15.

Bookstore Open: May 27-June 27, Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; June 30, 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.; July 1-August 30, Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Closed: May 24-26, July 4, Saturdays and Sundays July 5-August 9.

Cashier's Office Open: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Christian Association Open: Monday-Friday, June 2-August 29, 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Closed: Saturdays, Sundays and July 4.

Class of 1923 Ice Rink Open for roller hockey: Tuesday and Thursday, 10:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. See Fitness/Learning for more details.

Faculty Club Open: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Cafeteria and Hourglass, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.; evenings and weekends for special events.

Gimbel and Hutchinson Gyms Open: Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-7:30 p.m. (pools open 7-8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.-7 p.m.); weekends, noon-6 p.m. (pools open noon-5:30 p.m.) Closed: May 26, July 4.

Hillel Open: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Housing and Residence Life Open: Harnwell House (HRE), Graduate Tower B and Mayer Hall; Closed: all other residences.

Houston Hall Open: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturdays, TBA (call 898-5552). Closed: Sundays, May 26 and July 4.

Institute of Contemporary Art Open: through June 29, Wednesday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. and Thursday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Closed: July-August.

Levy Tennis Pavilion Open: Monday and Friday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Tuesday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Closed: Sundays.

Morris Arboretum Open: Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; weekends, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Newman Center Open: Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m-4:30 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Closed: May 26 and July 4-August 15.

Penn Women's Center Open: June-August, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Registrar's Office (Transcripts/Verifications/Certifications) Open: Monday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Student Financial Services Open: Monday-Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m.-4:45 p.m.; Thursdays 9 a.m.-3:45 p.m.

Student Health Service Open: June, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; July-August, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Transportation Open: Escort Van, Monday-Sunday, 6 p.m.-3 a.m.; PennBus West, Monday-Friday, 4:50 p.m.-12:30 a.m. (express runs 4:50-6 p.m., then runs every half-hour); PennBus East, Monday-Friday, 6 p.m.-12:30 a.m. (every half-hour) Closed: shopping shuttle, May-August.

University Museum Open: Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Sundays, 1-5 p.m. Closed: Sundays and Mondays, May 26 through September 1

Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center Open: Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fridays, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Memorial Day, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Closed: June 28-29, July 4, Labor Day and Sundays. Rosengarten Reserve Open: Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 1-9 p.m.; Memorial Day, 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; Closed: June 28-29, July 4 and Labor Day.



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Above right: Students studying in the Fisher Fine Arts Library.


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Volume 43 Number 35
May 20, 1997


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