Rena Rowan Ribbon Run 2000

The 5K Rena Rowan Ribbon Run 2000 to benefit the Rena Rowan Breast Center at the University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center will be held on October 29. Sponsored by Penn's Panhellenic Council the run/walk will begin at 10 a.m. The course is a 5K loop through the Penn campus starting and finishing at Harnwell House. For more information and a printable registration form see www.upenn.edu/almanac/v47/n07/runform.html on Almanac's website, www.upenn.edu/almanac.

Blood Shortage

There will be a Faculty/Staff Blood Drive, today from 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., in the Dietrich Reading Room, 1st floor, Van Pelt Library. Those able to donate blood are asked to help alleviate the blood shortage by participating. 

ISC Technology Training Group's October Classes

(The Fall 2000 class schedule is listed on www.upenn.edu/computing/isc/ttg)

All classes are from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. All classes are located in Sansom Place West, 3650 Chestnut St., Suite 217-A. All classes are $150 per person, per class. Please call (215) 573-3102 to register.

Hands on courses for Windows Users

10/13 Intermediate Excel 97
10/16 Intermediate Access 97
10/18 Intermediate Access 2000
10/20 Intermediate Filemaker Pro 4.0

Hands on classes for Macintosh Users

10/24 Advanced PowerPoint 98
10/26 Creating a Web Page (Intro class)

Irv's Place at Houston Market

Certified Kosher ready-to-eat meals prepared fresh daily, are provided by Irv's Place in cooperation with Campus Dining and Bon Appetit at Pronto in Houston Market.

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Almanac, Vol. 47, No. 7, October 10, 2000

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