Update
NOVEMBER AT PENN

SPECIAL EVENTS

30 Women of Color Holiday Art-n-Craft Fair; venders showcase clothing, jewelry, art work and more; 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall (Penn Women's Center).

  • WinterFest at Sansom Common; 5-8 p.m.; highlights include ice carving demonstration outside Urban Outfitters, live a cappella preformance by Chord on Blues on 36th St., free rock climbing at Eastern Mountain Sports; free coffee at the Sheraton Hotel; free gift wraping at the Bookstore; free metered parking between 34th and 38th, Walnut to Chestnut Sts.; free admission to the ICA; continues on Thursdays throughout December. See December AT PENN for details (Business Services).


 

Dried Hay Field, oil painting by Albert M. Maguire

The Burrison Art Gallery in the Faculty Club, at the Inn at Penn, is showing the oil paintings of Dr. Albert M. Maguire for the month of November. Dr. Maguire, an associate professor of opthalmology at the Medical School and self-taught in art, occasionally employs opthalmologist's tools such as fine gauge surgical instruments in his paintings to achieve the desired effects.


TALKS

30 Blood Justice: Courts, Conflict, and Compensation in Japan, France, and the U.S.; Eric Feldman, NYU Institute for Law and Society; noon; rm. 110, Annenberg School (Center for Bioethics)

  • Micromechanics of Two Macromolecular Systems-Rheology of F-action and the Search Mechanisms of the RecA/DNA Complex; John Crocker, California Institute of Technology; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 337, Towne Bldg. (IME Interdisciplinary Seminar Series).
  • Femtosecond Atomic-Scale Resolution in Chemistry and Biology; Ahmed Zewil, California Institute of Technology, 1999 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry; 4 p.m.; rm. 102, Chemistry Bldg. (Chemistry: Penn/DuPont-Marshall Research Labs Lectureship).
  • Jewish-Christian Relations in Third Century Carthage; Claudia Setzer, Manhatten College; 7 p.m.; 2nd Fl. Lounge, Logan Hall (Philadelphia Seminar on Christian Origins).


Deadlines: The deadline for the weekly update is each Monday for the following week's issue; November 27 is the deadline for the Update in the December 5 issue. The deadline for the January AT PENN calendar is December 5.


Almanac, Vol. 47, No. 13, November 21, 2000

| FRONT PAGE | CONTENTS | JOB-OPS | CRIMESTATS | SENATE/COUNCIL: 2000-2001 Committees | UPDATE on SECURITY ISSUES | PENNs WAY 2001: Week 3 | OPERATION SANTA CLAUS | TALK ABOUT TEACHING ARCHIVE | BETWEEN ISSUES | DECEMBER at PENN |