11 x 17 paper needed
Exams; Through May 9.
Evening Session Begins
Session Classes Begin.
Day. No classes.
Day Flower Box Class; learn to make a great gift for Mother's
Day; 1-3 p.m.; Morris Arboretum; elementary-age
children; $18, $16/members; register: (215) 247-5777 x125 (Morris
Center. Info./tickets: (215) 898-3900 or www.PENNPresents.org;
$12/first show, $6/same number of tickets for each additional
international artisans teach children to create crafts; all ages;
10 a.m ; Outdoor Plaza, Annenberg Center; free w/ show ticket.
Also May 2, 3, 10 a.m.; May 4, noon.
The Possible Theatre, Iceland; performance of tales of Nordic
mythology; ages 8 and up; 10 a.m.; Studio Theatre, Annenberg Center.
Also May 2, noon; May 3, noon & 2 p.m.; May
4, 2 & 4 p.m.
Is Out!; the clowning duo KiSaCo, Norway and Switzerland;
a play about welcoming a baby into the world; ages 4 and up; noon;
Iron Gate Theatre. Also May 2, 10 a.m.; May 3, noon
& 4 p.m.; May 4, 4 p.m.
Kotchegna Dance Company; Ivory Coast; incorporating over
sixty regional dance styles and traditional music; ages 6 and
up; noon; Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center. Also May 2,
10 a.m.; May 3, noon & 4 p.m.; May 4, 2
Teater TT, Denmark; show without words combining music, poetry
and sight-gags; ages 5 and up; noon; Harold Prince Theatre, Annenberg
Center. Also May 2, 10 a.m.; May 3, noon & 4
p.m.; May 4, 2 p.m.
Skin; The Silent Theatre, Sweden; performance in sign language
of Cinderella-like story; ages 7 and up; 10 a.m.; Iron Gate Theatre.
Also May 2, noon; May 3, 10 a.m. & 2
p.m.; May 4, 2 p.m.
White; Tall Stories Theatre Company, England; actors use mix
of mime, physical theatre and original songs; ages 4 and up; 10
a.m.; Harold Prince Theatre, Annenberg Center. Also May 2,
noon; May 3, 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; May 4, noon &
Hurjaruuth; Dance Theatre Hurjaruuth, Finland; features aerial
stunts, juggling, magic; all ages; 10 a.m.; Zellerbach Theatre,
Annenberg Center. Also May 2, noon; May 3, 10 a.m.
& 2 p.m.; May 4, noon & 4 p.m.
Flynn; songwriter for kids; ages 4 and up; 7 p.m.;
Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center. Also May 3, 2 p.m.
Works; all ages; 11:30 a.m.; Outdoor Plaza, Annenberg Center;
free. Also May 4, noon.
the Town Green Conference and Trade Show; Green building Ratings
Systems principles for new and existing buildings with focus on
renewable energy; 9 a.m.; Houston Hall (Delaware Valley Green
Council). Through May 3.
Retreat on Aging; Monica Driscoll, Sylvan M. Cohen Visiting
Scholar; Jason Karlawish, bioethics; 1-4 p.m.; poster session,
4-6 p.m.; Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall; RSVP: email@example.com
or (215) 573-7770 (Institute of Aging).
Donations and Hours
Ross Gallery, Fisher Fine Arts Library: free;
Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Gallery, Faculty Club, Inn at Penn: free; Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-6
Addams Fine Arts Gallery: free; Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Klein Gallery, 3600 Market: free; Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Gallery, Logan Hall: free, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Student Center (GSC): free; Mon.-Thurs., 9 a.m.-10 p.m.; Fri.,
9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., noon-6 p.m.; Sun., noon-9 p.m.
of Contemporary Art: $3, $2/students, artists, seniors, free/members,
children under 12, w/ PENNCard and on Sundays from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.;
Wed.-Fri., noon-8 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Gallery, 1st fl. Van Pelt-Dietrich Library. For hours see
Gallery, Architectural Archives, Fisher Fine Arts Library,
lower level: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Van Pelt-Dietrich Library.
For hours see http://events.library.upenn.edu/cgi-bin/calendar.cgi.
Hall Gallery: free; Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Arboretum: $8, $6/seniors & students, $3/children 3-12,
free w/PENN Card, children under 3; Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.;
Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Gallery, 6th fl., Van Pelt-Dietrich Library. For hours see http://events.library.upenn.edu/cgi-bin/calendar.cgi.
Foundation, 4017 Walnut St.; Wed.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Museum: $5, $2.50/seniors & students w/ID, free/members
w/PENNCard, children under 6; Tues.- Sat., 10 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.;
Sun. (free through May 18), 1-5 p.m.
Institute; free, Mon.-Fri: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
1st Floor Artists Exhibition; GSC. Through May 30.
exhibition weaves two distinct themes, visual ephemerality and
bodily consumption; ICA; reception: May 2, 6 p.m. Through
Hochzeitshaus (The Wedding House); Nadine Robinson fuses popular
myth, religion and street-party culture; ICA; reception: May
2, 6 p.m. Through July 27.
Apfelbaum; Fallen Paintings, hybrid works of beauty
that exist in the contentious, ambivalent space between painting,
sculpture and installation; ICA; reception: May 2, 6 p.m.
Through July 27.
2003: Group Exhibition of Artists from GSFA; Burrison
Gallery; reception: May 12, 4:30 p.m. (Burrison Gallery).
Through June 6.
in Exhibition: Watercolors of the Living Collection;
paintings of trees within the Arboretum's collection, featuring
by Marcy Abhau (Morris Arboretum). Through August 18, except
Alumni Exhibition and Sale; featuring 75 works of art by graduates
of fine arts, sale benefits MFA; Kroiz Gallery; reception: May
17, 6 p.m. (GSFA Alumni). Through May 30; special hours:
May 17, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; May
18, noon-4 p.m.
the Mekong: A Southeast Asia Sojourn; black and white photographs
of architecture, landscapes and the region's people by Andrea
Baldeck; Merle-Smith Changing Exhibitions Gallery, 1st fl., UPM.
Through August 30.
Outreach Program: Annual Student Art Exhibition; works by
students from area schools; reception: 11 a.m.; Esther Klein Gallery.
Through July 3.
Senior Graduation Show; Charles Addams Gallery. Through
Award Show; Meyerson Gallery. Through May 22.
Visiting Artist/Scholar: Won-Jang Jin; Charles Addams
Gallery. Through June 6.
Cooper and John H. Stone: Painting and Sculpture; Esther
Klein Gallery. Through May 2.
to Maury: A Burrison Art Gallery Retrospective; Burrison Gallery;
Through May 3.
Architecture Exhibition; Fox Gallery. Through May 9.
Liberty--Books and Manuscripts on the American Revolution
Selected from the Library of Marvin Weiner; Kamin Gallery.
Through May 19.
McCurry--South Southeast; Arthur Ross Gallery. Through
Russian Contemporary Art in Video; Slought Foundation. Through
We Invade England: Acts, Edicts and Declarations, 1607-1691;
Slought Foundation. Through May 26.
Ground; Kimowan McLain; ICA. Through July 27.
the Past: A Retrospective View of Cryptology; Rosenwald Gallery.
Through July 31.
Plantsman in Asia: 1979-2000; Paul Meyer, Arboretum; Morris
Arboretum. Through September.
Scale: The Anatomical Sculptures of William Rush; Wistar
Institute. Through October.
Intertwined: Etruscans, Greeks and Romans; suite of four permanent
classical world galleries.
& Ancient Israel; Living in Balance: Universe of the Hopi,
Zuni, Navajo & Apache; Ancient Mesopotamia: Royal Tombs of
Ur; Mesoamerica; The Egyptian Mummy: Secrets & Science; Raven's
Journey: World of Alaska's Native People; Buddhism: History
& Diversity of a Great Tradition; Africa: The Cradle of Humankind;
Polynesia: ahu'ula + lei niho palaoa.
at the main entrance, 1:30 p.m. Free with museum admission donation.
and Ancient Israel.
On Campus: ICA, MFA & UPM
here are several works from the many exhibits opening on campus
is one of the ICA's spring exhibitions that includes artists
that work in a variety of media and genres to reflect on how art
is "made to mean" through the curatorial process. At
left, is a work by Vik Muniz from the series Pictures of Chocolate.
by Deirdre Murphy, MFA '00 is oil on panel and is part
of the MFA Alumni Exhibition 2003. This exhibit showcases
works in a variety of media including painting, printmaking, photography
and sculpture. It features 75 nationally and internationally known
Touching the Mekong: A Southeast Asian Sojourn,
explores the contemporary life in mainland Southeast Asia with
photographs by Andrea Baldeck. Pictured below is Hmong woman
at market, Luang Prabang, Laos.
and the Angry Inch; 7 p.m.
the Bedroom; 7 p.m.
at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. In french with English subtitles.
Admission: $6, $5/members, students, senior citizens.
Pointe Courte; preceded by L'Opera-Mouffe.
Philippine; preceded by Santa Claus has Blue Eyes.
Gai Savior; preceded by Two American Audiences, in
English; 7 p.m.
Granger; preceded by En Rachachant.
the Nouvelle Vague: Neglected Films of the French New Wave.
Short films presented back to back starting at 1 p.m. Films have
no subtitles but translation will be provided.
of a Marriage: My Days with Francoise; 7 p.m.
NOTE: There is only one showing of this film. the 9.m. time that
was previously listed is a different film.
Marriage: My Days with
Jean-Marc; 9 p.m.
Fou; 4 p.m.
Am a Man: Black Masculinity in America; 7 p.m.; $10 in advance,
one hour before show.
5:30-6:30 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays, Newman Center; first class
free; $5/class, $4/students; Carolyn Hamilton (215) 662-3293 (days)
or (610) 446-1983 (evenings).
Knitters; noon; rm. 313, The ARCH. Also May 15 & 29.
Book Club; 12:15 p.m.; Penn Bookstore.
Penn Preview; sample of adult college life for potential students,
financial aid concerns and scholarship opportunities will be addressed;
9:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.; Irvine Auditorium; registration:
(215) 898-6940 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Circle; feminist ministry for women of all faiths; noon. Also
May 8, 15,
22 & 29.
practice U.S. English and learn U.S. culture; 3 p.m. Also May
13, 20 & 27.
and Education Programs
Penn staff: learn skills through American Management Association
(AMA) programs, Brown bag matinees, Satellite broadcasts, and
other programs. Call (215) 898-3400 or www.hr.upenn.edu/learning.
Advanced Presentation Skills; 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; $50. Through
Managing and Working with Difficult People; 9 a.m.-5 p.m.;
$50. Through May 7.
Brown Bag: Crafting Your Career at Penn: A Panel Discussion;
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Staff Orientation; 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Development Program; 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; $50. Through May 14.
Broadcast: "FISH!Sticks Keeping the Vision Alive;"
by Stephen Lundin; 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Bag: The Attitude Virus; noon-1 p.m.
Bag: Self-Assessment--Put Your Skills to Work; noon-1
Service at Penn; 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; $50.
Broadcast: How to Lead Through Change and Uncertainty: A Leadership
Program Based on Lessons Learned from Shackleton's Antarctic
Adventure; 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Coaching and Counseling for Outstanding Job Performance; 9
a.m.-5 p.m.; $50. Through May 29.
to Management at Penn; 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; $50.
courses at ISC labs, 3650 Chestnut St.; 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., unless
otherwise noted. Registration and PennCard required: (800) 288-8221.
to Fireworks; $600.
XP Intro.; $190.
2002 Intro.; $357.
2000 Intro.; $190.
Acrobat Intro.; $190.
2000 Advanced; $190.
2000 Intro.; $190.
to Dreamweaver; $600.
XP Intro.; $190.
Maker Intro.; $110.
2000 Intro.; $190.
XP Intro.; $190.
Win 2000 Network Infrastructure; $1,679.
Web Graphics; $190.
2000 Intro.; $357.
2000 Intermediate; $190.
XP Intro.; $190.
Web Graphics; $520.
Graphic Design; $260.
2000 Intermediate; $190.
classes 6-8:55 p.m., Bennett Hall. Tuition: $280 plus $15 registration
fee, except TOEFL/TWE preparation: $560 plus $15 registration
fee. Registration: (215) 898-8681.
Practice; intermediate-advanced level. Through June 16.
Preparation; intermediate-advanced level. Through June
Practice; elementary level. Through June 17.
Interactions; intermediate-advanced level. Through June
Improvement; intermediate-advanced level. Through June
level. Through June 18.
Basics; elementary level; Through June 19.
and Speaking with Confidence; intermediate-advanced level.
Through June 19.
Expansion; intermediate-advanced level. Through June 19.
of Community Housing
at 4046 Walnut St. Limited seating. Register:
Insurance; noon. Also at 1 p.m.
Housing 101; noon. Also at 1 p.m.
(215) 573-WRIT or email@example.com/~wh.
Discussion Led by Al Filreis; 6 p.m.; followed by light supper;
open to alumni; $40 donation to support Writers House; RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org
& Pencil Club Monthly Meeting; writing group for Penn
employees; 5:15 p.m.
Café: First Person Festival: First Person Monologue
Workshop; Kimmika Williams-Witherspoon, Temple University;
of Work Life Programs
(215) 898-5116 or email@example.com. Registration: www.hr.upenn.edu/quality/workshop.asp.
Management Overview; 11:30 a.m.
Techniques For a Stressful World; 11:30 a.m.
Tax-Deferred Retirement Plan Overview; 11:30 a.m.
Your Tax-Deferred Savings Opportunities; 1 p.m.
Control of Your Financial Life; 11:30 a.m.
Much to Save for Retirement; 1 p.m.
Tax-Deferred Retirement Plan Overview; 11:30 a.m.
on Track for Retirement; 1
the Rules of Investing; 11:30 a.m.
Distribution Flexibilities; 1 p.m.
(215) 247-5777 x125 or www.morrisarboretum.org.
for the Woodland Garden; introduction to delicate early-blooming
wildflowers native to Eastern woodlands; 10 a.m.-noon; $24/22
Sale Lecture: Plant Sale Favorites--Something for Every Garden;
Anthony Aiello, Arboretum; 7 p.m.; $5, free/members; reservations:
(215) 247-5777 x169.
Spring Plant Sale; features top quality perennials, annuals
and woody plants. Horticulture experts will be available to help
with selections; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Also May 11, noon-4 p.m.
for the Home Garden; wide variety of herbaceous and woody
groundcovers, and their cultural requirements and aesthetic needs;
10 a.m.-noon; $48, $43/members. Also May 22.
Nature Walk at Bloomfield Farm; learn how animals adapt to
darkness and sharpen your own senses during nighttime; 7-8:30
p.m.; $10, $8/members.
Club Annual Meeting; 4 p.m.; Faculty
Club, Inn at Penn.
Policy Board Meeting; 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m.; Conference Rm. 5,
1650 Arch St.; info.: (215) 898-0628.
General Assembly Meeting; 1 p.m.; Golkin Rm., Houston Hall.
Meetings: Audit and Compliance Committee, 9-10:30 a.m.;
& Finance Committee, 10:45 a.m.; Board of Trustees'
Executive Committee; 2:45 p.m.; Houston Hall.
Annual Meeting; noon; Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall.
University Square Concert Series
St., between Walnut and Sansom; 5-7 p.m. (Business Services).
Swing Shift Jazz Band.
John Brezlan Jazz Band.
Synthesis Latin Band.
in May; Philadelphia Revels; song, dance and storytelling
celebrating spring; 1 p.m.; Morris Arboretum.
Veils (A Night of Poetry in Moving Media); 8 p.m.; Slought
Foundation; registration: (215) 746-4239 or http://www.slought.org
(215) 898-3900 or www.PENNPresents.org.
Dans Theater II; featuring
works by internationally acclaimed
dancer and choreographer Jirí Kylián;7:30
p.m.; Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center; tickets: $36, $33,
$31; Also May 9, 8 p.m.; May 10, 2
p.m. & 8 p.m.
Celebration's 20th season concludes with the Philadelphia
Debut of the Nederland's Dans Theater II at the Annenberg
Center. This company features contemporary ballet performed by
(The Corn Exchange Production); funny exploration of what
your family really passes on to you; 7:30 p.m.; Harold Prince
Theatre, Annenberg Center; tickets: $32; Also May 14, 15;
2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.; May 16, 8 p.m.; May 17, 2
p.m. and 8 p.m.
Pollack; The College Senior's Survival Guide to Corporate
America ; noon.
(214) 898-4890 or www.museum.upenn.edu.
for Treasures!; bazaar and second-hand sale; 10 a.m.-3 p.m.;
info.: (215) 898-9202 (Women's Committee).
Pandit; a master potter from India presents his work; 11 a.m.-1
Garden Party; honor Bacchus, the Roman God of Wine;
6:30 p.m.; (215) 898-5093 for invitation (Young Friends).
of Skin Cancer; James Spencer, Mount Sinai School of Medicine;
11 a.m.; auditorium, BRB II/III (Dermatology).
Chemistry of Nitric Oxide and Reactive Nitrogen Species; Harry
Ischiropoulous, CHOP; noon; Conference Rm., John Morgan Bldg.
in Leadership; Mitchell Blutt, J.P. Morgan Partners; 5 p.m.;
Class of 1949 Auditorium, Houston Hall (Medicine).
Precision Studies of the Nicotinic Receptor and Related Ion Channel
Using Unnatural Amino Acid Mutagenesis; Dennis Dougherty,
Caltech; 4 p.m.; Class of '62 Lecture Hall, John Morgan Bldg.
(Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics).
Does Matter: Giant Proteins,
Z Bands; Kuan Wang, NIH; 2
of Trypanosome Invasion and Lysosomal Exocytosis by Synaptotagmin
VII; Norma Andrews, Yale University; noon; Auditorium, CRB
of the Mammalian X Chromosome in Reproduction; P. Jeremy Wang,
animal biology; noon; rm. 252, BRB II/II (CRRWH).
Roles for Centrosomes in Cell Cycle Progression, Checkpoint Control,
Genetic Stability and Tumorigenesis; Steven Doxsey, University
of Massachusetts; 4 p.m.; Grossman Auditorium, Wistar Institute
Analysis of Circadian Rhythms; Amita Seghal, neuroscience;
11 a.m.; Auditorium, BRB II/III (Dermatology).
Response to Ionizing Radiation and Anti-angiogenesis/Anti-Vascular
Therapy; Adam Dicker, Thomas Jefferson Medical College; noon;
Conference Rm., John Morgan Bldg. (Radiation Oncology).
Enterobacteria Stick Around; Dieter Schifferli, pathobiology;
noon; rm.702, CRB (Center for Molecular Studies in Digestive and
TBA; Joseph Chalovich, East Carolina University; 3:30 p.m.;
Hirst Auditorium, Dulles Bldg. (Urology).
of the Iraq National Museum: The Museum Community Responds;
Richard Zettler, UPM; noon; UPM; RSVP: (215) 898-2680 (UPM; Greater
Philadelphia Cultural Alliance). Also May 10, 2 p.m.
to Tiers: Evidence and Implications
of a Two-tiered System of Nursing Home Care; Jacqueline Zinn,
Temple University; noon p.m.; Auditorium, Colonial Penn Center
Function of Septin Nucleotide
and Hydrolysis; Mark Longtine, Oklahoma State University; 2 p.m.; rm.
251, BRB II/III (PMI).
Barr Virus and Cancer: The Role of the LMP1 and
Raab-Traub, UNC-Chapel Hill; noon; Auditorium, CRB (Microbiology).
of Mitotic Spindle Assembly
and Cell Division; Rebecca Heald, University of California-Berkeley;
4 p.m.; Grossman Auditorium, Wistar Institute (Wistar).
Alopecia: New Concepts; Vera Price, University of California-San
Francisco; 11 a.m.; Auditorium, BRB II/III (Dermatology).
Change Personally and Professionally; Greg Mattison, behavioral
health; noon; 3rd fl.Conference Rm., AARC (African American Resource
Peroxidation in Cell Membranes: The Antioxidant Network of Vitamins
C & E, Beta-Carotene, Nitric Oxide, GSH, and PhGPx; Garry
Buettner, University of Iowa; noon; Conference Rm., John Morgan
Bldg. (Radiation Oncology).
of the Structural and Functional Dynamics of DNA Repair by Time-Resolved
Fluorescence Spectroscopy; J.B. Alexander Ross, University
of Montana-Missoula; 4 p.m.; Class of '62 Lecture Hall, John
Morgan Bldg. (Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics).
CD1 System: Lipid Antigen Presentation for Immunoprotection and
Immunoregulation; Steven Porcelli, Albert Einstein College
of Medicine; noon; Auditorium, CRB (Microbiology).
and the Molecular Bases for Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis and
Niemann-Pick Type C2 Diseases; Peter Lobel, Robert Wood Johnson
Medical School; noon; rm. 252, BRB II/III (CRRWH).
of Heritable Gene Silencing
During Thymocyte Development; Stephen Smale, UCLA; 4 p.m.;
Grossman Auditorium, Wistar Institute (Wistar).
Management of Glaucoma; Lawrence Jindra, SUNY Stony Brook;
7:45 a.m.; Auditorium, Scheie Eye Institute (Ophthalmology).
in Glaucoma Surgery; Lawrence Jindra, SUNY Stony Brook; noon;
Thayer Conference Rm., Scheie Eye Institute (Ophthalmology).
Peroxiredoxin--Novel Antioxidant Enzyme Providing Cellular
Protection Against Oxidative Stress-Medicated Membrane Damage;
Yefim Manevich, Institute for Environmental Medicine; noon; Conference
Rm., John Morgan Bldg. (Radiation Oncology).
Genetic Analysis of Signal Transduction; Kevan Shokat, University
of California-San Francisco; 4 p.m.; Class of '62 Lecture
Hall, John Morgan Bldg. (Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics).
of Cell Signaling Pathways by Kaposi's Sarcoma-Associated
Herpesvirus (KSHV/ HHV-8); Blossom Damania, UNC-Chapel Hill;
noon; Auditorium, CRB (Microbiology).
and Catenins in Development and Cancer; Barry Gumbiner, University
of Virginia; noon; rm. 252, BRB II/III (CRRWH).
Precision DNA Copy Number Measurements of Tumor Genomes; Dan
Pinkel, University of California-San Francisco; 4 p.m.; Grossman
Auditorium, Wistar Institute (Wistar).
The Penn community is invited
to enjoy these special forums in which Penn faculty
will offer their perspective on issues of global
significance. Register for these programs by visiting
Friday, May 16
Critical Comparisons; tour the world with several
of Penn's best regional specialists; 9:30 a.m.-noon;
G-55, Jon M. Huntsman Hall (Zicklin Center for Business
The Future of Citizenship;
what does citizenship imply in a globalized setting?;
2-4 p.m.; G-55, Jon M. Huntsman Hall; info.: www.zicklincenter.org.
Saturday, May 17
Ethics, State and World;
discussion of issues of legality vs. legitimacy, problems
of international development, and morality and state;
9-11 a.m.; G-55, Jon M. Huntsman Hall; info.: www.zicklincenter.org (Wharton;
Zicklin Center for Business EthicsResearch).
Professional & Social
Ethics; ethical dilemmas associated with critical
professions with a direct influence on birth, death,
disease, and quality-of-life; 3-5 p.m.; G-55, Jon
M. Huntsman Hall (Wharton).
CLASSES WITHOUT QUIZZES
Attend thought provoking educational
programs without the quizzes! Programs feature distinguished
panelists on topics of current interest. To register,
Friday, May 16
Structure of Personal Narrative
in Irish Theatre; David Espey, writer; 1-2 p.m.;
Harold Prince Theater, Annenberg Center.
Antibiotic Resistance: Malice
in Wonderland; antibiotic resistant bacteria
a bug's perspective; Shelly Rankin, microbiology;
Golkin Rm., Houston Hall (Veterinary Medicine).
How Can We Afford
Prescription Drugs in the US? Cost, Quality, and
pressing issues in healthcare and how their impact
on consumers, society and the industry; 2:30-4 p.m.;
F-85, Jon M. Huntsman Hall (LDI; Wharton; Medicine;
Guthrie Ramsey, SAS; performance and commentary on aspects
of African American music making; 3-5 p.m.; Amado Recital
Rm., Irvine Auditorium; info.: (215) 898-5262.
Good Decisions for Great
Leadership; Michael Useem, Wharton; see how
senior managers and governing boards reach good
and fast decisions; 4:15-5:45 p.m.; G-06, Jon M.
Huntsman Hall (Wharton).
Saturday, May 17
Perspectives on the Market:
Are Stocks Still a Buy? Jeremy Siegel, Wharton;
a.m.; Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center (Wharton). Worlds
Intertwined: Etruscans, Greeks and Romans Tour;
go behind the scenes and tour the Museum's
new suite of classical galleries; 10-11 a.m.; UPM;
info.: (215) 898-2680.
From the Computer Screen
to the Big Screen: Computer Modeling and Simulation
goes to Hollywood and Turns to Oscar Gold; learn
computer animation and Penn Engineering's
in this field;Norman Badler, Center for Human Modeling
and Simulation; Neil Chatterjee,
NRG Media; Nicholas Foster, PDI/DreamWorks; 10-11
a.m.; Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall
Role in Emerging Healthcare Technologies; leaders
in the field discuss the nurse's role in developing
and implementing new technology; Auditorium, NEB
in the White House; concerns of Presidential
health and the public's right to know; W. Richey
Newman, Medicine; 11 a.m.-noon; Auditorium, BRB
Healthcare Technology Demonstrations;
panel discussion, 10 a.m.; demonstration, 11:45 a.m.-12:45
p.m.; Brunner Instructional Technology Center, NEB (Nursing).
I. Schattner Open House; visit the new center; 8 a.m.-noon;
40th & Locust Sts.
to Get What You Need: Successful Strategies in Building Bridges;
8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; G-17 Logan Hall; registration: (215) 573-2648
of Philadelphia: Slide Presentation & Discussion; Jane
Golden, Philadelphia Mural Arts Program; 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Terrace
Rm., Logan Hall.
in Health: Building Bridges Through Science; Mary Naylor,
nursing; noon-2 p.m.; Auditorium, NEB (Nursing).
Alexander School Tours; 12:30 p.m., 1:45 p.m. & 3:30 p.m.;
4209 Spruce St.; tours limited to 15 people; info./RSVP: (215)
of Philadelphia: Mural Tours; 1:15-3:15 p.m.; board trolleys
in front of Houston Hall; limited seating (Alumni Relations;
ALA; BAS; James Brister Society; PennGALA; UPAAN).
Walking Tour; 1:30-3 p.m.; meet at entrance to Addams Hall
(Alumni Relations). Also May 17, 9:30 a.m.
Aliens and American Freedoms: Liberty and Security After September
11; David Cole, Georgetown University; 2-3 p.m.; Van Pelt-Dietrich
Admissions Session; 3-4 p.m.; rm. 200, College Hall. Also
May 17, 9 a.m.
Virtual Tour and Demonstration; tour the history of the first
all-electronic digital programmable computer; 3-4 p.m.; Moore
Bldg.; seating limited to 40 (SEAS). Also May 17, 9 a.m.,
10 a.m. & 11 a.m.
Alumni Network Officers Networking Exchange; 3:30-5 p.m.;
Meyerson Conference Rm., Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; info./RSVP:
(215) 573-3711 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Exchange; Penn professors talk about their research and writing
projects; 3:30-6 p.m.; Kelly Writers House (Writers House; Alumni
Campus Tour; 4-5 p.m.; Admissions Office, 1 College Hall.
Also May 17, 10 a.m.
Du Bois College House 30th Anniversary Celebration; live music
and refreshments; 4-5:30 p.m.
Gallery Hop; visit exhibits at galleries around campus; 4:30-6:30
p.m.; begin at the Kroiz Gallery, Fisher Fine Arts Library.
Senior Society Open House; raise a highball to this year's
graduating seniors; 5 p.m.; The Palladium; info.: (310) 442-7800
Alumni Friday Fest; block party for alumni from classes of
1993-2003; 7-10 p.m.; 34th St. between Walnut & Sansom Sts.
Student Center Open House; 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Annual Alumni Run/Walk; 5,000 meter course; 9 a.m.; registration:
8:15 a.m.; Pottruck Center; $15, includes T-shirt and medallion;
photo I.D. required (MBNA).
of Alumnae Coffee Hour; women in the 50th reunion class (Class
of 1953) will be honored; 9:30-11 a.m.; Café '58,
Irvine Auditorium; $5/guests.
Franklin Scholars/General Honors and University Scholars Continental
Breakfast; 9:30-11 a.m.; Fireside Lounge, The ARCH; info.:
(215) 898-7451 or email@example.com.
Open House; 10 a.m.-noon; photo I.D. and registration required;
for Kids; interactive activities for children 6 years and
older; 10-11:30 a.m.; Hill Field; children must be accompanied
by an adult (Recreation and Intercollegiate Athletics).
to the National Constitution Center; 10-11 a.m.; Class of
1928 Lounge, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center (Alumni Relations).
of Pennsylvania Alumni Society Council of Representatives Meeting;
all alumni are invited to join; 10:15-11 a.m.; Bodek Lounge, Houston
Hall; breakfast, 9:45 a.m.
Town Meeting with President Judith Rodin; president will offer
her unique perspective on the Unviersity's enhanced academic
reputation and share plans for Penn's future; 11-11:45 a.m.;
rm. 200, College Hall.
Party; 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; 33rd, between Chestnut & Walnut
Day Picnic; noon-2:30 p.m.; Hill Field; $12, $15/on-site
registration, $5/ages 3-12; registration: www.alumni.upenn.edu.
of Classes; 2:30-3:30 p.m.; Hill Field to College Green.
Green Party; 3-4 p.m.; College Green.
Center Open House; visit restored Carriage House; 3907 Spruce
St.; 3-4 p.m.
Arts Alumni Exhibition 2003; 3-5 p.m.; Kroiz Gallery, Fisher
Fine Arts Library.
Alumni Open House; 4-6 p.m.; info.: (215) 898-6581 or http://dailypennsylvanian.com/dpaa.
of Latino Alumni (ALA) Membership Meeting and Reception; 4:30-6
p.m.; Bishop White Rm., Houston Hall; RSVP: (215) 898-6420 or
Speaker and Membership Meeting; for returning alumni and graduating
seniors, 4:30-6 p.m.; Griski Rm., Houston Hall; info.: (215) 898-5044
(PennGALA, LGBT Alumni Association).
Asian Alumni Network (UPANN) Membership Meeting and Reception;
4:30-6 p.m.; Golkin Rm., Houston Hall; RSVP: (212) 403-6506
Alumni Society (BAS) Membership Meeting and Reception; 4:30-6
p.m.; Ben Franklin Rm., Houston Hall; RSVP: (215) 898-2028 or
Senior Society Open House; members young and old come
drink a toast to the Class of 2003; 5-6 p.m.; E. Craig Sweeten
Alumni House, 3533 Locust Walk; RSVP: (215) 829-0406 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Café Construction Kickoff; celebrate the construction
of the new late-night snack bar; 5:30-6 p.m.; Goldstein Undergraduate
Study Center, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library.
of Penn" Celebration; visit with friends from college
days at Penn while enjoying food and music that celebrates diversity;
6-8:30 p.m.; tent in the Quad, enter at 37th St. Main Gate; RSVP:
(215) 898-6811 or email@example.com
(UPANN; ALA; BAS; PennGALA).
Catholic Mass and Reception; 7 p.m.; Penn Newman Center; info.:
of Pennsylvania Glee Club Alumni Day Reception; 8-10 p.m.;
Catholic Memorial Mass and Brunch; a reading aloud of the
names of deceased Penn alumni during this special mass; 10 a.m.;
Newman Center; reception will follow.
Judaica Book Collection Tour; includes the oldest Haggadah
in the world, medieval illustrated prayer books, and the first
edition of the Talmud; 12:30-2 p.m.; Center for Advanced Judaic
Studies, 420 Walnut St.; RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org. Baccalaureate
Ceremony; interfaith program that includes music, readings,
prayers, and a guest speaker; 1:30 p.m./ students whose last name
begins w/ A-K; 3 p.m./students whose last name begins w/ L-Z;
Commencement; tickets not required; rain or shine.
Gates: 8:30 a.m. The procession across campus begins at 9 a.m.,
and the ceremony begins at 10:15 a.m.; Franklin Field; info.:
(215) 573-GRAD or www.upenn.edu/commencement.