legend in her homeland of Ireland,
Mary Black has long held the attention
of the followers of Irish music as one of the
finest pop music vocalists in the world.
She will perform
on stage at Annenberg Center's
Zellerbach Theatre on February 24 at 7 p.m.
Sales and Act 94; panel of experts will discuss the options
if there is a problem property on your block and give advice on
how to use the City's programs; 6 p.m.; University City District,
3940 Chestnut Street; $5/UCHS members/UCD contributors; $10/general
(University City District; University City Historical Society).
a living music celebration; 5-7 p.m.; Medical Alumni Hall,
Maloney Building, HUP (Black History Month at HUP).
Evening With Margaret Cho; comedian; 8:30 p.m.; $5/Penn Card;
; Irvine Auditorium (SPEC).
Microphone; with HUP authors, poets, led by poet Gwen Nissel;
noon-2 p.m.; Founders Cafeteria Room, 2nd floor, Founders Building
(Black History Month at HUP).
Theophano; author of Eat my Words: Reading Women's Lives
Through the Cookbook They Wrote discussion and signing; 1:30
p.m.; 2nd floor, Penn Bookstore (Bookstore).
Guinier; author of The Miners Canary: Enlisting Race, Resisting
Power Transforming Democracy discussion and signing; noon;
2nd floor, Penn Bookstore (Bookstore).
of Life of Helen O. Dickens, M.D.; tree planting ceremony;
11 a.m.; meet in Rhoads Pavilion (CPUP; School of Medicine; African-American
Cuisine Cook-Off; experts will judge all recipes and award
prizes in various categories; 3 p.m.; Founders Cafeteria, 2nd
floor, Founders Building (Black History Month at HUP).
a Bacterial Pathogen Establishes and Maintains an Intracellular
Niche; Amy Decatur, microbiology; noon; Austrian Auditorium,
Tuskegee Airmen; Eugene Richardson, Tuskegee Airmen; 4:30
p.m.; rm. 200, College Hall (Veterans Advisory Group; Veteran
Upward Bound Program; Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity
Programs; African-American Resource Center; University Libraries).
on the Brain?; Andrew Newberg, Radiology; 7 p.m.; Penn Newman
Center Library (Orthodox Christian Fellowship).
in Botswana: The Challenges (and Rewards) of Developing a National
Treatment Program; Stephen Gluckman, Medicine; 4:30 p.m.;
room 352, BRB II/III (Africa Health Group; African Studies Center;
Office of International Medical Programs).
Bacteroides Fragilis: An Intestinal Commensal Wielding a Double-Edged
Sword; Cynthia Sears, Infectious Diseases; noon; Austrian
Auditorium, CRB (Division of Infectious Diseases).
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