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Third Thursday Dinner and a Movie Night

The February Go West! Third Thursday in University City is at the University Museum on February 17 for the opening of the eighth annual Margaret Mead Traveling Film and Video Festival, of cultural documentary films, organized by the American Museum of Natural History in New York. The Third Thursday Dinner and a Movie Night includes 2-for-1 dinner specials at seven area restaurants and half-price admission to the Film Festival. For more information see www.gowest.org. This year the festival offers five specific themes: Body Art: Marks of Identity, "The Gypsy" in Cinema, Technology and Tradition, Spirit of the Community and Identity and Gender. Festival screenings take place in the Museum's Harrison Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. on February 17, 18 and 19, and at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m. on February 19. General admission is $6, students, senior citizens, Museum members and PENNcard holders $3. Saturday morning and afternoon programs are free with Museum admission. For more information contact the Education Department at (215) 898-4015 or see www.upenn.edu/museum.

Correction to 25-Year Club List

In the January 11 Almanac, the list of New 25-Year Club Members for 1999 should have listed Dr. Henry R. Bleier in the Department of Psychiatry, in the School of Medicine, not Psychology/SAS. We apologize for the error. --Eds.

Almanac, Vol. 46, No. 19, February 1, 2000