Films: Movies to Celebrate Philadelphia,
sponsored by SPEC Film Society, was erroneously listed as happening
on February 4 in the February AT PENN Calendar. The correct date
of this event is February 6, at 7 p.m., Bodek Lounge in Houston
Hall. Almanac regrets the error.
of Love...And Love Lost; Ellen Desmond, jazz vocalist; 4 p.m.;
Chapel, Philadelphia Cathedral; Admin: $10 general/$8 students &
seniors; Info. (215) 386-0234 ext. 103 (Global Village at Philadelphia
Traffic in HIV and CMV Infection: From Entry to Exit; Mark Marsh,
University College London; noon; Austrian Auditorium, CRB (Microbiology).
The deadline for the weekly Update is each Monday for the following
week's issue. The deadline for the March At Penn calendar is February
12. See www.upenn.edu/almanac/calendar/caldead.html
Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 21, February 5, 2002
February 5, 2002
Volume 48 Number 21
Nathanson Lecture will be given next week by Dr. Stanley
Prusiner, Nobel Laureate and Penn alumnus.
four years at the helm of the College House Program, Dr.
David Brownlee steps down as director and turns over the
wheel to a fellow faculty master.
Spring Recess? Well, now it is Spring Break--at least on the
Calendar--to be consistent with Fall Break.
than a dozen committees, a multi-year timeline, five institutional
goals, six academic priorities, and several organizational priorities
and the result is a new Strategic
Plan which will soon be published For Comment.
Committee on Communications reports on its findings from a one-year
review of the Policy on Privacy in the Electronic Environment.
safety is a multi-step challenge.
Health and Radiation Safety offers information, thermometer
exchange, and training for employees who handle hazardous substances.
make discoveries concerning King Midas, kidney disease,
Alzheimer's disease, immune system and major depressive disorder.
Foundation's latest awards go to 48 projects--from The
Art of Urbanism in Feudal Aquitaine to Evaluating a Hospital
Quality Improvement Model for Developing Countries.
tickets are available to attend Annenberg
Center events and a Basketball
Game at the Palestra.
Public Safety Institute provides the community with a glimpse
of police work from behind-the-scenes; the next program begins
tomorrow. Apply now.