The date for the opening reception of the Mitch Lyons: Recent Clayprints exhibit has been changed. It will be held on March 18, 5-7 p.m., at the Esther M. Klein Art Gallery.
A demonstration/clay monotype will be held on March 25, 7 p.m., RSVP (215) 387-2262.
The exhibit runs through April 10.
19 France, Slavery and Its Abolitions: one year after the 150th anniversary of France's Abolition of Slavery; Francoise Vergès, University of Sussex, United Kingdom; Elikia M'Bokolo, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, France; & Catherine Reinhardt, University of Puerto Rico; 4:30-6:30 p.m.; 2nd fl. conference rm., Vagelos Bldg. (Romance Languages; French Institute for Culture and Technology).
22 The War Within: A Portrait of Virginia Woolf (John Fuegi & Jo Francis); 4:30 p.m.; room 23, Moore Bldg.; followed by discussion with the directors (Germanic Languages & Literatures; English).
16 The Molecular and Cellular Sequelae of Experimental Traumatic Brain Injury; Tracy McIntosh, neurosurgery; noon; 2nd fl. conference rm., Vagelos Research Labs (Institute for Medicine & Engineering; Bioengineering).
17 From Rice to Snow: Disputes about Granular Matter; Pierre-Gilles De Gennes, College de France and Ecole Superieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles; Henry Primakoff Lecture, 4 p.m., Room A1, DRL (Physics & Astronomy; French Institute).
18 Bubbles, Foams, and Other Fragile Objects; Pierre-Gilles De Gennes, College de France and Ecole Superieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles; 4:30 p.m., Alumni Hall, Towne Bldg. (Physics & Astronomy; French Institute).
19 The Future of Government Organized Healthcare: The Future of Medicare; Stuart H. Altman, Brandeis University; noon-1:30 p.m.; Auditorium, Colonial Penn Center (Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics).
22 Honest Consultants or Mercenary Professors? The Problem of Corruption in the Relations of Science and Industry in 19th Century America; Paul Lucier, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; 4 p.m., Room 392, Logan Hall (H&SS).
Deadlines: The deadline for the Update At Penn is a week before the date of publication. The deadline for the April At Penn calendar is March 16. The deadline for the May At Penn calendar is April 13.
Almanac, Vol. 45, No. 24, March 16, 1999