Update
OCTOBER AT PENN

CANCELLATION

The October 27 talk, Rising Pharmaceutical Costs and Cost Containment Strategies by Barrett A. Toan of Express Scripts.com, Inc., has been cancelled.


EXHIBIT

30 Undergraduate Fine Arts Exhibition; opening reception: 7 p.m.; Meyerson Gallery. Through November 12.


FILMS

Modern Language Program

TV Lounge of 1925 Manor, Gregory College House.

25 Il Postino (The Postman); Italian w/English subtitles; 8 p.m.

26 Atame (Tie Me Up, Tie Me Down); Spanish w/English subtitles; 7:30 p.m.

30 Rendez-Vous à Paris (Rendez-Vous in Paris); French w/English subtitles; 9 p.m.

31 Nosferatu; German w/English subtitles; 9 p.m.


MUSIC

25 The Elio Villafranca Quintet; evening of Cuban music and Warzuela arias with a discussion by Robin D. Moore, Latin American Cultures Program. 6:30 p.m.; Terrace Room, Logan Hall (La Casa Latina; La Unidad Latina; Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity).


ON STAGE

27 Dominicanish; Ombe Troupe; written and performed by Josefina Baez; directed by Claudio Mir; 12:30 p.m.; Rehearsal Room, Houston Hall; (La Casa Latina; La Unidad Latina; Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity).

28 Family Performing Arts Night; 8 p.m.; Zeller- bach Theatre, Annenberg Center; tickets: $6; (215) 898-3900 (Student Performing Arts).


SPECIAL EVENTS

24 A Night To Speak Out; students against sexual violence; 7 p.m.; College Green (STAAR).

25 Cinq à Sept; 5-7 p.m.; Griski Room, Houston Hall (French Institute for Culture and Technology).

27 Valuing Each Person Wholly; readings of names and prayer intentions submitted in the basket in the cafeteria inside Founders Pavilion; a service will be held; noon; Interfaith Chapel, HUP (Coalition on Ministry in Specialized Settings; UPHS).

Academic Integrity Week

24 Conference of Academic Integrity and Technology; Don McCabe, Rutgers; 4-8 p.m.; rm. 17 Logan Hall (UHC, City of Philadelphia).

25 Ethics in the Workplace; Phil Nichols, Penn legal studies; Jane Eisner, Philadelphia Inquirer; Jason Karlawish, Medicine; Stephen Mullin, former Phila. Secretary of Commerce; Larry Fox, Law; 4 p.m.; rm. 17, Logan Hall (UHC; Career Services).

26 The Insider; film; 7 p.m.; Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall (UHC; SPEC).


TALKS

24 Healthcare Policy: A Clinician's View; Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, Institute on Aging; 4 p.m.; Benjamin Franklin Room, Houston Hall (Provost's Spotlight Series).

25 After the Elections: A Discussion of Modern Mexican Politics; Fausto Diaz Montes, Mexican political scientist; 4 p.m.; room 313, The ARCH (La Casa Latina).

  • Faith-based Organizations Changing the Landscape of Local Communities; Rev. Wilson Goode, Sr, former mayor.; 6-8 p.m.; room D-26 3rd fl., School of Social Work (Social Work; Center for Community Partnerships).

26 Women in Academia: Gender Equity and the Effects of Studies at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Penn; Nancy Hopkins, M.I.T.; panel discussion; 4 p.m.; Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall (Trustees Council of Penn Women).

  • The Sounds of Spanglish; Ilan Stavans, Amherst College; 7:30 p.m.; rm. B-6, Stiteler Hall (La Casa Latina; La Unidad Latina; Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity).

27 Reading, Collecting and the Renaissance Studiolo; Stephen Campbell, history of art; 3 p.m.; Rich Seminar Room, Jaffe Bldg. (History of Art).

30 How Tumors Avoid Being Seen: A Novel Tumor-Associated Antigen that Blocks Antigen Presentation; Stephen L. Eck, Medicine; 4-5 p.m.; Austrian Auditorium, CRB (Institute for Human Gene Therapy).


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Almanac, Vol. 47, No. 9, October 24, 2000

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