BULLETINS

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20th Century Music: February 13

Penn Contemporary Music presents soprano Jody Karin Applebaum and pianist Marc-André Hamelin, on February 13 at 8 p.m. at the Settlement Music School, 416 Queen Street. Ms. Applebaum and Mr. Hamelin will present a concert of twentieth-century music. Together they will perform Olivier Messiaen's Poèmes pour Mi (1936) and Penn composer Jay Reise's Satori (1994). Mr. Hamelin will perform Stefan Wolpe's Passacaglia (1936) and Heitor Villa-Lobos' The Baby's Family, Suite no. 2 (The Little Animals) (1921). General seating admission is free and no tickets are required.

Call (215) 898-6244 or visit www.sas.upenn.edu/music/ for further information.


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SARS Earthquake Relief Effort

Faculty, staff and student members of the Penn community who may feel prompted to contribute to the earthquake relief effort in India should know that the Department of South Asia Regional Studies has set up a web page at www.southasia.upenn.edu on which a list of organizations can be found which will channel prompt and effective help for people left in distress by this tragedy.

--Rosane Rocher, Professor and Undergrad Chair, SARS


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Penn Public Safety Institute: February 21-April 11

The Division of Public Safety is accepting applications for the second Penn Public Safety Institute (PPSI), a course developed to introduce Penn and West Philadelphia communities to all aspects of the Division of Public Safety. This is an interactive program given in two-hour segments on Wednesdays, 5:30-7:30 p.m. There will be seven clinics beginning on February 21.

Penn students, faculty and staff as well as members of Penn's neighboring communities are invited to join Public Safety at 4040 Chestnut Street.Below is the curriculum for the PPSI.

February 21: Opening Remarks by Commanders/Orientation/Distribution of Materials/Scheduling Ride-Alongs (Chief Rush/Deputy Chief Fink)/Fire and Occupational Safety (Director Cusick).

February 28: Criminal Justice System/Constitutional Law (Danks)

March 7: Traffic Safety and Pursuits (McBreen/Messner), PennComm Tour (Fink)

March 21: Firearms Safety (Hasara)/Force Continuum (Rambo)

March 28: Special Services/Date Rape/PAL/RAD/Community Relations (Brennan/Kelly/Livingston/Fischer/Cooper)

April 4: Accountablity and Ethics (Fink/Rambo)

April 11: Question & Answer Session/Graduation Ceremony/Refreshments

A PPSI Enrollment Application and Authorization for Criminal Records Check must be obtained from the University Police for those interested in attending the Penn Public Safety Institute. The application can be found on the web at www.upenn.edu/police/institute.htm, or can also be obtained at the Penn Police Headquarters at 4040 Chestnut Street. Call (215) 898-4485 for more information.


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LUCY: Restoration of Early Hours and New, Larger Vehicles

In response to passenger requests, the UCD and SEPTA are making two changes to LUCY service in February. The first is the substitution of larger, 30-foot vehicles in the LUCY fleet. These buses have rear doors to alleviate "indoor rush hour" congestion, and they are expected to start rolling the week of February 12. On Monday, February 19, early morning service from 30th Street Station will be restored. The Green Loop will begin its first trip at 6:10 a.m. As a result of the changes, all three schedules--Green Loop, Gold Loop, and Midday Express--will be modified.

New Green Loop Early Hours start February 19.

Leave 30th St. 34th/Market Presby. 38th/Walnut 34th/Civic Ctr. Arrive 30th St.
6:10 a.m. 6:14 a.m. 6:17 a.m. 6:21 a.m. 6:27 a.m. 6:35 a.m.
6:40 a.m. 6:44 a.m. 6:47 a.m. 6:51 a.m. 6:57 a.m. 7:05 a.m.
7:07 a.m. 7:11 a.m. 7:14 a.m. 7:18 a.m. 7:24 a.m. 7:32 a.m.
Every 15 minutes thereafter until 8:52 a.m.

Gold Loop first trip leaves 30th St. 7 a.m. and every 10 minutes until 9 a.m.; 9:15 a.m.; then every 30 minutes until 4:22 p.m. when frequent rush hour service resumes until 7 p.m.

For complete timetables, visit www.goLUCY.org or call SEPTA at (215) 580-7800.


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National Women of Color Day Awards Luncheon: March 2

The National Institute for Women of Color (NIWC) has proclaimed March 1 National Women of Color Day. For the 14 consecutive year, Penn, UPHS, Presbyterian and Pennsylvania Hospital seek to increase awareness of the talents and achievements of Women of Color. As in past years, we will recognize women in our community whose special commitment and dedicated service to their workplace, or the Delaware Valley have made a difference. We hope you will join us for this uplifting and inspirational celebration.

The Luncheon Planning Committee is finalizing plans for the fourteenth Annual Awards Luncheon which will be held at the Penn Tower Hotel, Friday, March 2, from noon until 2 p.m. Tickets are $22 per person. To order tickets, please complete the form below. The completed form should be sent no later than February 16 to:

Women of Color Day Planning Committee, c/o Pat Ravenell, Office of the VPUL

University of Pennsylvania, 3611 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6222

A limited number of scholarship tickets will be available. For information about scholarship tickets, call Valerie De Cruz at (215) 898-3357 or Jeanne Arnold at (215) 898-0104.


Name: ___________________________________ Daytime Phone:______________

Mailing Address/Mail Code:____________________________________________________

Number of Reservations ______ at $ 22 each Total $_____

All vegetarian meals must be ordered in advance!

I would like to provide an opportunity for someone to attend who cannot afford to pay for the Luncheon. I am enclosing an additional $_____($5, $10, $20, etc.) to support a student or employee.

Total Amount of Check Enclosed $____

Make checks payable to: Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania. Please contact Pat Ravenell at (215) 898-6081 for information to journal voucher.

All tickets must be picked up in person from The African American Resource Center, 3537 Locust Walk, Suite 200, (215) 898-0104 on Wednesdays or Thursdays between noon and 2 p.m.

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Almanac, Vol. 47, No. 21, February 6, 2001

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