Term Advance Registration Ends.
26 Thanksgiving Break
Begins at Close of Classes. Ends December 1 at 8
For ages 8-12; $5; register: (215) 898-4016.
Architects; learn about the raw materials used by
ancient builders and design your own dwelling; 10 a.m.
without Brushes; design your own colorful yarn painting
using Huichol motifs and techniques; 10 a.m. See Exhibits.
Info./register: (215) 247-5777 x125.
Build a Birdfeeder; elementary age children; 1-3 p.m.;
Critter Ornaments; handcraft ornaments from berries,
pinecone petals and other natural materials; ages 11 and up;
1-3 p.m.; $20, $18/members, $12/children.
in Honor of Rosemary Stevens; main speakers Charles Rosenberg,
Harvard University and Judith Feder, Georgetown University;
10 a.m.- 5 p.m.; rm. 17, Logan Hall; reservations: email@example.com (History
and Sociology of Science).
Annual Writers Conference at Penn; keynote speaker
Jennifer Egan, author; 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; Terrace Room, Logan
Hall; $165; register: www.upenn.edu/writconf or (215)
898- 6479 (CGS; Penn Bookstore).
15 Women & Influence;
keynote speaker Amanda Bennett, Philadelphia Inquirer;
8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.; Meyerson Hall; register: www.womensway.org (Womens
Jastrow and Rabbinic Lexicography: A Symposium and Celebration
of the 100th Anniversary of the Jastrow Dictionary; 12:30-5:30
p.m.; Rosenwald Gallery, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; reservations:
(215) 898-6654 or firstname.lastname@example.org (SAS;
Jewish Program; Middle East Center). See Exhibits.
Annual Delaware Valley Conference on Evolving a Sustainable
Society; 12:30-5 p.m.; ground floor, Meyerson Hall; $20,
$10/seniors & low-income, $5/students; info.: (610) 352-2689
(Sustainable Society Action Project, Inc.; ASG; CCDV; Delaware
Valley Sustainability; Philadelphia Futurists; Sustainable
Transportation Research Center).
Admission 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.-5:30
Addams Fine Arts Gallery: free; Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Klein Gallery, 3600 Market St.: free; Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-5
Gallery: free; Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Student Lounge: free; Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
of Contemporary Art (ICA): $3, $2/artists, seniors, free/members,
children 12 and under, w/PennCard and on Sun. 11 a.m.-1
p.m.; Wed.-Fri., noon-8 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Writers House: free; Mon.-Thurs., 10 a.m.-11 p.m.; Fri.,
10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat., noon-11 p.m.; Sun., 6 p.m.-11 p.m.
Gallery, Fisher Fine Arts Library: free; Mon.-Fri., 10
a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., appointment only.
Gallery, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Arboretum: $8, $6/seniors & students, $3/children 3-12,
free w/ PennCard, children under 3; Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Foundation, 4017 Walnut St.; Wed.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Museum (UPM): $8, $5/seniors, children 6-17, full-time
students w/ID, free/members, w/PennCard, children under 6;
Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m., free.
Pelt-Dietrich Library. For hours see http://events.library.upenn.edu/cgi-bin/calendar.cgi.
Institute: free, Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Studio 2003; featuring group works by the collaborative
artists of The Studio, the Philadelphia atelier of international
artist Osvaldo Romberg; Kelly Writers House; reception November
18, 5:30 p.m. Through December 19.
Ten; work by faculty, staff and students; Fox Gallery;
reception: November 4, 5 p.m. Through November 25.
Visions: Yarn Paintings of a Huichol Shaman; José Benítez
Sánchez; UPM. Through March 31. See Children's
Activities and Special Events.
To the left is
a 24" x 24" yarn painting of a procession of five
sacred deer, with majestic antlers and speech or song lines
coming from their mouths and undulating rain serpents rising
into the sky.
Juried Show; Charles Addams Gallery; reception: November
11, 5 p.m. Through November 30.
York Abstract; group exhibition of NYC painters; Esther
Klein Gallery; reception 5:30 p.m. Through December 31.
revisiting the modern jazz musician, John Coltrane through archival
materials and works of contemporary artists; Slought Foundation;
reception 6:30 p.m. Through January 15.
2nd Year Exhibition; Meyerson Gallery; reception and benefit
auction: November 21, 7 p.m. Through November 28.
Garden Railway; twinkling lights and holiday décor
adorn the Garden Railway for the holidays; Morris Arboretum. Through
Through Bars: Creativity in Confinement; Esther
Klein Gallery. Through November 6. See
of Fine Arts 1st Year Preview Exhibition; Charles Addams
Gallery; Through November 7.
Stories; photography by Rita Bernstein focuses on views
of domestic life and the ambiguities of family relations; Burrison
Gallery; reception: November 12, 4:30 p.m. Through
Three-Dimensional; sculptures by Michael Gitlin and
Michael Zansky; Slought Foundation. Through November 13.
Meaning of Words: Marcus Jastrow and the Making of Rabbinic
Dictionaries; Rosenwald Gallery, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library. Through
November 23. See Conferences.
Messenger: The Work of Patti Smith; drawings, sketches
and recent compositions inspired by 9/11; ICA. Through December
Wearing: Mass Observation; artist uses video and photography
to explore the intimacies and complexities of human relationships;
ICA. Through December 14.
of Friday; various artists; explore how individuals interact
to unknown territories or cultural contexts; ICA. Through
Marti: The Flowers of Romance Ramp Project; hall of mirrors
that mimic the imposing hallways that run through stately European
homes; ICA. Through December 14.
Garden in Cut Art; Julie Zigler, artist; Lower Gallery,
Widener Visitor Center, Morris Arboretum. Through January
Resurrection: Belkis Ayón,
Collographs from Cuba; large-scale prints inspired by the
creation myth of the secret Abac¦a society; Arthur Ross Gallery. Through January
Body of Evidence: A 20 Year Retrospective: The Photography
of Candace di Carlo; Class of 1928 Lounge, Van Pelt-Dietrich
Library.Through January 27.
Life: A Juried Photo Exhibition; Upper Gallery, Widener
Visitor Center, Morris Arboretum. Through April 30.
Beaux-Arts at Penn; selected works of architect Paul
Philippe Cret and his students; Kroiz Gallery. Through
Wonderful Life: A Daughter's Tribute to a Family of
Educators; Joan Myerson Shrager's digital art celebrates
those who dedicated their lives to teaching; Student Lounge,
Ongoing at UPM
Intertwined: Etruscans, Greeks and Romans; Canaan & Ancient
Israel; Native American Southwest; Ancient Mesopotamia: Royal
Tombs of Ur; Mesoamerica; The Egyptian Mummy: Secrets & Science;
Alaska's Native People; Buddhism: History & Diversity of
a Great Tradition; Africa: The Cradle of Humankind; Polynesia: 'ahu'ula
+ lei niho palaoa; Chinese Rotunda.
Meet at Trescher main entrance; 1:30
p.m. unless otherwise noted; free with Museum admission donation;
Blue Lions and Stone Horses.
and Ancient Israel: Syro-Palestinian Collection.
The Ancient Ball Game.
Puzzles from the Past.
World: Heroic Myths and Legends.
American Southwest: Rites of Passage.
for the Future; special behind-the-scenes tour on UPM's
recent construction project F.A.R.E. and history; 11 a.m.;
Status, Law and Tradition.
Wearing: Mass Observation; 6:30 p.m.
of Friday; Melissa Ho lectures on four exhibition artists;
Video Call; 7 p.m.; sign-up to show video, 6:30 p.m.
5 Gattaca; 7 p.m.; Grossman
Auditorium, Wistar Institute.
Film Culture Program, Gregory
Screenings 8 p.m.; Film Lounge, Van Pelt
Manor. Free w/ PennCard.
Lola Run; Class of 1925 Lounge (Deutsches Haus).
Class of 1925 Lounge (Casa Italiana).
Year at Marienbad; Class of 1925 Lounge (Maison Française).
Perros; Class of 1925 Lounge (Casa Hispanica).
Hill Film Society
Screenings 8 p.m.; Hill Gallery, Hill College
House. Free w/ PennCard.
in the Dark.
Screenings with English subtitles. Tickets:
$6, $5/members, students, seniors. Tickets available one hour
before show. See www.ihousephilly.org.
7 The Devil,
Probably; 8 p.m.; French.
Fils (The Son); French; 7:30 p.m. (French Institute).
Court/English House Latin American Film Series
Screenings 9 p.m. with English subtitles;
Class of 1938 Lounge. Free w/ PennCard.
Lady of the Assassins; Spanish.
5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays, Newman Center; first
class free; $6/class, $4/students; Carolyn Hamilton: (215) 662-3293
(days) or (610) 446-1983 (evenings).
of 1923 Ice Rink; 3130 Walnut St.; Admission $6.50, $5.50/PennCard;
skate rental $2.50; Public skating hrs. (*$1 off admission,
** sessions are not held at all times check schedule changes
for dates): Mon. 1:15-3:15 p.m.*; Tues. noon-2 p.m.*; Wed.
1:15-3:15 p.m.*; Thurs. noon-2 p.m.*; Fri. 1:15-3:15 p.m; Sat.
12:30-2:30 p.m., 8-10 p.m., midnight-2 a.m.**; Sun. 12:30-2:30
Origins 101; program on the development of language and
human diversity and historical progression of the human race;
9 a.m.-5 p.m.; UPM; $75, $60/members; register: (215) 898-4890
Knitters; noon; 3rd fl., ARCH.
House Fellows Program Informational Session; speakers:
Bill Hamilton, Wharton; Cesar Conde, Univision Network; 3 p.m.;
270, Jon M. Huntsman Hall (Wharton).
Aggression Defense; 2-session, hands-on physical defense
for women; 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; 4040 Chestnut St.; class continues
on November 22; free/students, faculty & staff;
register at (215) 898-3590 or email@example.com (University
wine and cheese for the local French-American community; 5 p.m.;
Conference Room, Ste. One East, 3624 Market St. (French Institute).
as Healer (of Bodies, Minds and Spirits); noon.
practice U.S. English and U.S. culture; 3 p.m. Also November
11 and 18.
it Hurt So Good?; 5:30 p.m.; LGBT Center (LGBT; PWC).
Circle-Focus on YOU; noon.
After School; volunteer to work with West Philly children;
3-6 p.m. Also November 14 and 21.
as Relational, Erotic God; noon.
Do I Tell My Family About...?; 5:30 p.m.; LGBT Center (LGBT;
Circle-A Story of a Woman's Spiritual Journey; noon.
Dinner-Life is a Dream: The Basics of Dream Interpretation;
salon for sharing and writing, music and ideas; 7 p.m.
Who Do You Say That I Am; noon.
it Porn or is it Erotica?; 5:30 p.m.; rm. 17, Logan Hall;
followed by Sexual, Emotional and Spiritual Health workshop,
7:30 p.m. (LGBT; PWC).
Circle-Chanting and Toning; noon.
for Dinner-You Are What You Eat: Food Choices for Progressives;
English Language Programs
ELP Online Courses
Courses through December 19; $600 per course. Register
at www.upenn.edu/elponline or (215) 898-8681 by October
for Professional Purposes; Writing that Works; Grammar for
Writers; The TOEFL Essay; The University Application Essay;
Writing the GMAT/GRE Analytical Essay.
ELP Evening Courses
Courses through the week of December 15;
$290 and intermediate/advanced level unless otherwise noted.
All courses meet in Bennett Hall, from 6-8:30 p.m. or 6-8:55
and Speaking with Confidence.
Learning and Education
3624 Market St., Suite 1-B South. Open to
faculty and staff. Call (215) 898-3400 or visit www.hr.upenn.edu/learning.
Bag Matinee-Give 'em the Pickle; figure out what
your customers want and then make sure they get it; noon-1
Efficient Email; 9 a.m.-noon; $50.
Cornell Interactive Theatre Ensemble (CITE); professional
actors and facilitators explore sensitive workplace issues
in an open forum; 9-11:30 a.m. or 2-4:30 p.m.
Focus Brown Bag-Resume Writing; noon-1 p.m.
20 AMA's -- Confronting
the Tough Stuff: Management Skills for Supervisors;
9 a.m.-5 p.m.; $50. Through November 21.
Quality of Work Life
Open to faculty and staff. Register: www.hr.upenn.edu/quality/workshop.asp.
Care 101: How to Plan Before the Crisis; 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Conflict in the Workplace; 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Info./register: (215) 247-5777 x125.
Brush Painting and Calligraphy; paint bamboo and plum blossoms
and write Chinese characters; 4 sessions; 1-3:30 p.m.; $160,
$148/members. Continues November 8, 15 & 22.
for the Reluctant Beginner; 4 sessions; 10 a.m.-noon; $95,
$85/members. Continues November 8, 15 & 22.
Home Landscape Design; design a residential landscape that
is aesthetically pleasing and harmonizes with the ecosystem;
7-8:30 p.m.; $24, $22/members.
Rigging for Arborists; 3-day training in rigging techniques
to safely remove large trees; 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; $230. Continues
November 12 & 13.
Winter Garden: Planning for Color and Interest; 7-8:30
p.m.; $18, $16/members.
Floral Design II; emphasis on advanced floral styles; prerequisite
of Professional Floral Design I or permission from instructor;
6:45-8:45 p.m.; $215, $195/members. Continues
November 19, December 3 & 10.
Trees for Hazards; 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; $85.
Gardening in the Shade; combine contrasting and complementary
plant textures, forms and colors; 7:30-9 p.m.; $24, $22/members.
Harvest Centerpiece; create a centerpiece for the holiday
table or as a gift; 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. or 6:45-8:45 p.m.;
PennFit: Department of Recreation
at Pottruck Health and Fitness Center, 10:30 a.m.-noon unless
otherwise noted. Free to Penn students,
faculty & staff. Info./register: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Day Master Class; Studio 306.
Composition and Blood Pressure Measurements; noon-1 p.m.;
rm. G-16; registration required. Also November 19, 9
a.m. & November 24, 3 p.m.
Punch Master Class; Studio 409.
Fair; noon-4 p.m.; Main Atrium of Pottruck.
Trance and Total Body Stretch Master Class; Studio 409.
Master Class; Studio 306.
Mix Master Class; Studio 409.
Technology Training Services
ISC labs, 3650 Chestnut St., 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Courses open
to faculty, staff & students.
Register at www.tts.isc.upenn.edu.
2000 Intermediate; $190.
4 MS Project
2000 Introduction; $448. Through November 5.
XP Introduction; $190.
2000 Introduction; $190.
7 Adobe Acrobat 5.0
XP Introduction; $190.
2000/XP Introduction; $357. Through November 11.
MX Introduction; $570. Through November 11.
XP Introduction; $190.
XP Intermediate; $190.
Pro Introduction; $190.
MX Power User; $285.
2000 Introduction; $190.
2000 Intermediate; $190.
XP Intermediate; $190.
2000 Intermediate; $190.
MX Advanced; $285.
6.0 Web Graphics; $494. Through November 21.
XP Advanced; $190.
Acrobat 5.0 Advanced; $190.
2000 Advanced; $190.
Introduction; $570. Through November 25.
2000 Advanced; $190.
7 Fall Full
Board of Trustees Stated Meeting; 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.;
Woodlands AB, Inn At Penn.
6 Penn Glee
Club Fall Show with Penn Dance; 8 p.m.; Harold Prince Theatre,
Annenberg Center; tickets: http://dolphin.upenn.edu/~gleeclub/ (Student
Performing Arts). Also November 7 & 8.
Durakoglu; internationally acclaimed Turkish pianist; 1
p.m.; Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall; tickets: (215) 222-8927 (Middle
Tickets: $5, free/students with PennCard
unless otherwise noted; info./tickets: (215) 898-6244 or www.sas.upenn.edu/music.
Wind Ensemble; 8 p.m.; Main Hall, Irvine Auditorium.
Choir; 8 p.m.; Main Hall, Irvine Auditorium.
String Quartet; 8 p.m.; Amado Recital Hall, Irvine Auditorium.
* Cancelled* 19 Dr.
Guy's MusiQuology; blend of
jazz, R&B, gospel and hip hop; 7 p.m.; Amado Recital Hall,
Irvine Auditorium; $10, $5/students with PennCard.
Symphony Orchestra; 8 p.m.; Main Hall, Irvine Auditorium.
Voices; 3 p.m.; Amado Recital Hall, Irvine Auditorium;
tickets: $10, $5/student ID, free/students w/ PennCard.
Baroque and Recorder Ensembles; 8 p.m.; Bodek Lounge, Houston
Info./tickets: (215) 898-3900.
of West Africa; percussion orchestra; 8 p.m.; Zellerbach
Theatre, Annenberg Center; $37, $33, $27, $21.
Yamato; drummers from Nara, Japan; 8 p.m.; Zellerbach Theatre,
Annenberg Center; $46, $41, $35, $28.
Wadiko Yamato is an ensemble
collective of 11 consummate musicians that blend theatre and
Palmieri; Grammy-winner Latin jazz pianist; 8 p.m.; Zellerbach
Theatre, Annenberg Center; $41, $35, $29, $24.
and Trains; One Little Goat Theater Company performs
a radio play by Yehuda Amichai; 7 p.m.; Steinhardt Hall
Auditorium, new Hillel Center (Middle
East Center; Hillel).
multicultural dance company that fuses a classical base with
a contemporary torso; 8 p.m.; Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center;
$39, $35, $31. Also November 16, 3 p.m.
The multicultural dance
Program includes modern dances with dancers ranging from a
17-year old and a 70-year old.
National Dance Company of Siberia; Russian folk art with
music and dance; 7:30 p.m.; Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center; $38,
P. Christ; She Who Changes; 5:30 p.m.; Penn Women's
Center (PWC; Christian Association).
Literary Open House; browse titles by Penn's female faculty
and meet faculty authors; 11 a.m.; Penn Women's Center (PWC).
Kelly Writers House
Word; reading and open mic; 4 p.m.
of Old English Poems and New Poems Inspired By Old English;
Herman Beavers, English; George Economou, University of Oklahoma;
Greg Djanikian, creative writing and English; Bob Perelman,
English; Kathy Lou Schultz, poet; 5 p.m.
Poetry, Prose, and Anything Goes; an open mic performance
night; 8 p.m. Also November 19.
8 Four Generations
of Writers at Penn: A Homecoming Reading and Celebration;
Paul Fussell, author; Gregory Djanikian, creative writing and
English; Suzanne Maynard Miller, playwright; Allie D'Augustine,
freelance writer; 4 p.m.
Gallery Featuring Anyssa Kim; poet, writer, visual and
performance artist and violinist; 6:30 p.m.
Elmslie; Snippets: A Gathering of Songs, Visual Collaborations
and Poems; 4:30 p.m.. See Talks.
Solotaroff; essayist and editor; 6:30 p.m.
at the Writers House; a one-hour word and music radio show
on 88.5 WXPN; 8 p.m. Also November 23, 11 p.m.
Rutkowski; novelist; noon.
Loney; poet; 1:30 p.m.
Wilson; novelist; 6 p.m.
Kinsella; poet; 6 p.m. (Creative Writing).
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library
Sponsored by Penn Alumni.
7 Penn Author
Book Sales; 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Class of 1928 Lounge.
Steinberg-Public Discourse in America; 11 a.m.;
Class of 1955 Conference Room.
Campus Walking Tour; led by George Thomas; 11 a.m.; Class
of 1928 Lounge.
Alumni Author Panel; Dan Rottenberg, C '64; Leslie Esdaile
Banks, W '80; Caroline Hwang, C '91; noon; Dietrich Room.
in Print Reception and Book Signing; 1 p.m.; Class of 1928
Zuberi-Thicker Than Blood; 3 p.m.; Dietrich Room.
P. Ramsey, Jr.-Race Music: Black Cultures from Bebop to Hip-Hop;
4 p.m.; Mark's Café.
Abernathy-Partners to History: Martin Luther King, Jr., Ralph
David Abernathy, and the Civil Rights Movement; 7 p.m.
Greenberg-Nixon's Shadow: The History of an Image; 7 p.m.
Frank-Arturo Tuscanini; 7 p.m.
Conn & Max Page-Building the Nations: Americans
Write About Their Architecture, Their Cities and Their Landscape;
Botwin Free-At Last! The Power of Relationships in Overcoming
Trauma, Abuse and Eating Disorders; 7 p.m.
Fullbright-Hot Guide to Safer Sex; 7 p.m.
Atkins-ASJA (American Society of Journalists and Authors)
Guide to Writing; 5:30 p.m.
Schermer-Spirit and Psyche; noon.
McGovern-Ancient Wine; 12:30 p.m.
Rottenberg-In the Kingdom of Coal; 5:30 p.m.
and Goblins Family Concert; Halloween concert by the Philadelphia
Classical Symphony; 2 p.m.; Philadelphia Cathedral, 38th between
Chestnut and Market; pre-show at noon; $10; tickets (610) 664-8481
Drive; Hill College House Atrium; to schedule blood donation
see http://penn.givesblood.org (Penn American Red Cross
Celebration of the Center for Programs in Contemporary Writing;
5 p.m.; 3808 Walnut St.; rsvp: email@example.com (Center
for Programs in Contemporary Writing).
Sculpture Presentation; in honor of the anniversary of
125 Years of Women at Penn; 2:30 p.m.; Hill Field, corner of
34th and Walnut (PWC).
No Stoppin' Us Now, Women's Vision for the Future; program,
discussion and reception; 5 p.m.; Penn Women's Center
Writers House Class of 1942 Garden Dedication; 9:30 a.m.;
Writers House; reception to follow (Writers House).
of the Mythic Visions Exhibit; Mexican music, children's
activities, tour and talk by a Huichol scholar; 1-5 p.m.; UPM;
info.: www.museum.upenn.edu/new/exhibits/huichol/schedule.shtml (UPM).
Dinner; for people on campus for the holiday; 1:30 p.m.;
Christian Association; rsvp: (215) 746-6350 (Christian Association).
Walk Two-Mile Run; open to alumni, students, faculty/staff,
and families; 8 a.m.; 34th St. and Locust Walk; $10; register:
(215) 898-6100 (Athletics).
Home to the Library; ribbon-cutting and celebration of
the new Mark's Café and study areas; 10:30 a.m.; entrance of
Mark's Café, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center (Library).
Penn: An Architectural Walking Tour; led by William Whitaker,
Kroiz Gallery and Architectural Archives; 1:30 p.m.; meets
at the Penn Bookstore.
Soccer vs. Saint Joseph's; 2:30 p.m.
Hockey vs. Princeton; 7 p.m.
Soccer vs. Princeton; 11 a.m.
vs. Princeton; 1 p.m.
Soccer vs. Princeton; 2:30 p.m.
Volleyball vs. Dartmouth; 7 p.m.
Volleyball vs. Harvard; 4 p.m.
Squash vs. Franklin and Marshall; all day.
Volleyball vs. Princeton; 7 p.m.
vs. Cornell; 4 p.m.
2 Art & Community
IV: Creativity in Confinement; Phyllis Kornfeld, author;
11:30 a.m.; Esther Klein Gallery (Esther Klein Gallery). See
Hydrogen-Based Membrane Biofilm Reactor for Removing Oxidized
Contaminants; Bruce Rittman, Northwestern University; 3:30
p.m.; Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall (Chemical & Biomolecular
Lecture; John Monti, sculptor; 5 p.m.; rm. B-3, Meyerson
Hall (Fine Arts).
of cAMP Signaling; Lonny Levin, Cornell University; noon;
Reunion Hall, John Morgan Bldg. (CRRWH).
in a Cultural Context; Olivette Burton, Center for Bioethics;
noon; ste. 320, 3401 Market St. (Center for Bioethics).
Dimensions of Global Warming Policy; Donald Brown, Pennsylvania
Consortium for Interdisciplinary Environmental Policy; noon;
Carolyn Hoff Lynch Auditorium, Chemistry Bldg. (IES).
Underestimate the Power of Neutralizing Antibodies Against
HIV; Ruth Ruprecht, Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard
Medical School; 3 p.m.; Grossman Auditorium, Wistar Institute
of High Throughput Thermodynamic Methods in Proteomics and
Drug Discovery; F. Ray Salemme, 3-D Pharmaceuticals; 4
p.m.; Austrian Auditorium, CRB (Biochemistry & Biophysics).
Expectations: Beliefs, Economics and Monetary Policy; Anthony
Santomero, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia; 5 p.m.; rm.
200, College Hall; register: http://humanities.sas.upenn.edu/03-04/santomero.html (Penn
We Are Still Losing the War on Terrorism; Yaron Brook,
Ayn Rand Institute; 7:30 p.m.; Class of 1947 Meeting Room,
Houston Hall (Penn Objectivist Club).
Education; William James, dermatology; 10 a.m.; Austrian
Auditorium, CRB (Dermatology).
Early Stages of Second Language Acquistion and Teaching;
Steve Reder, Portland State University; 1 p.m.; rm. 427, GSE
of the Holocaust in Literature and Film; discussion led
by Al Filreis, English; 1 p.m.; Writers House; rsvp; firstname.lastname@example.org (Center
for Programs in Contemporary Writing; Writers House; Jewish
State and Leadership in Africa; Ahmed Samatar, Macalester
College; 3 p.m.; rm. G7, Irvine Auditorium (African Studies
Center; Political Science).
Pragmatism Pure: Rorty with Lacan; Bill Egginton, SUNY,
Buffalo; 6 p.m.; Writers House (Writers House).
Death and Burial of Shu-Suen, King of Ur; Walther Sallaberger,
University of Munich, Germany; 6 p.m.; UPM; registration requested:
(215) 898-4890 (Hagop Kevorkian Visiting Lectureship Fund).
Assessment of Lula's First Year as President of Brazil;
Wendy Hunter, University of Texas; Barbara Weinstein, University
of Maryland; Joao Costa Vargas, University of Texas; Ivanir
dos Santos, CEAP, Rio Janeiro Brazil; 4 p.m; rm. 17, Logan
Hall (Latin American and Latino Studies Program).
Purchasing: A Strategy to Constrain Health Costs;
Gerald Shea, AFL-CIO; noon; Auditorium, Colonial Penn Center;
rsvp: email@example.com (LDI).
Time for Nineteenth-Century Architecture; David Brownlee,
history of art; 3 p.m.; Rich Seminar Room, Jaffe Bldg. (History
Making History: Preserving 30 Years of Activism; Carroll
Smith-Rosenberg, University of Michigan;
4 p.m.; Penn
Women's Center (PWC).
Universe; Max Tegmark, physics; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 17, Logan
Hall; rsvp: (215) 898-5262 (SAS).
Love: Penn's Treaty with the Indians; Daniel Hoffman, author;
2 p.m.; Morris Arboretum; register: (215) 247-5777 x169 (Pennsylvania
Politics, and High Performance Networks; Gregory Palmer,
MAGPI Power Networking; 11 a.m.; rm. 337, Towne Bldg. (Electrical & Systems
Myofiber Remodeling in Normal Adult Extraocular Muscles;
Linda McLoon, University of Minnesota; 2 p.m.; Reunion Hall,
John Morgan Bldg. (Pennsylvania Muscle Institute [PMI]).
Lecture; Elizabeth Osborne, painter; 5 p.m.; rm. B-3, Meyerson
Hall (Fine Arts; History of Art).
11 NF-kB: An
Evolutionarily Conserved Mediator of Immune Responses;
Sankar Ghosh, Yale University; 4 p.m.; VMD Auditorium, Matthew
J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital (Veterinary Medicine).
Sauvegarde de la Médina de Fès; Hassan Radoine, Ph.D. candidate
in architecture; 4:30 p.m.; rm. G88, Jon M. Huntsman Hall (French
and Terrors; Michael Eric Dyson, Religious Studies and
Africana Studies; 5 p.m.; rm. 17, Logan Hall (Religious Studies).
Lecture; Jerry Saltz, art critic; 5 p.m.; rm. B-3, Meyerson
Hall (Fine Arts).
in Delaware and the Delaware Valley; Gerald Kauffman, University
of Delaware; noon; Carolyn Hoff Lynch Auditorium, Chemistry
Goats and Cows for the Production of Therapeutic Proteins;
Yann Echelard, GTC Biotherapeutics; noon; Reunion Hall, John
Morgan Bldg. (CRRWH).
Lecture; Kenward Elmslie, poet; noon; White Room, Morgan
Bldg. (Writers House; Fine Arts). See Readings/Signings.
Basis of Dormancy in Mycobacterium Tuberculosis; Harvey
Rubin, infectious diseases; 4 p.m.; Austrian Auditorium, CRB
(Biochemistry & Biophysics).
for Control of Smallpox and Ebola Viruses Using Novel Vaccines
and Countermeasures; Pete Jahrling, Research Institute
of Infectious Diseases; 4 p.m.; Grossman Auditorium, Wistar
and Beyond: Themes of Operating Systems Research at Bell Labs;
Dennis Ritchie, Bell Labs; 4:30 p.m.; Wu & Chen Auditorium,
Levine Hall (SEAS).
(Southern Turkey) in Lycia: Awaking from Anonymity; Robert
Vann, University of Maryland; 6 p.m.; UPM; $10/$8 members;
info.: (215) 898-4890 (UPM; American Research Institute in
Turkey; American Turkish Council).
President and Advisors During Crisis; Theodore Sorensen,
President Kennedy's special counsel; 3 p.m.; Auditorium, Jon
M. Huntsman Hall (ISTAR).
HIV Symposium; Howard Moffat, Princess Marina Hospital;
Patson Mazonde, Ministry of Health; Donald deKorte, African
Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Partnership; Esther Seloilwe, Bostwana
University; 4 p.m.; Austrian Auditorium, CRB (Infectious
Map the Slave Made: Saint Bakhita's Footsteps in the Nile Valley;
Eve Troutt Powell, University of Georgia; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 200,
Middle East Center (Middle East Studies).
Network Tradeoffs and Security Issues; Anthony Ephremides,
University of Maryland; 11 a.m.; rm. B13, Chemistry Bldg. (Electrical & Systems
Origins of Romanesque Sculpture; Robert Maxwell, history
of art; 3 p.m.; Rich Seminar Room, Jaffe Bldg. (History of
Revisited by L.S. Mercier, or the Implanting of False Memory;
Elena Russo, Johns Hopkins University; 4 p.m.; rm. 326, Bennett
Hall (French Institute).
Curricula in Optical Networking: Reality and Vision; Admela
Jukan, NSF; 11 a.m.; rm. 337, Towne Bldg. (Electrical & Systems
Regulation of Cardiac Myosin Heavy Chain Gene Expression: Role
of Naturally Occurring Antisense Beta-RNA; Kenneth Baldwin,
University of California at Irvine; 2 p.m.; Reunion Hall, John
Morgan Bldg. (PMI).
Lecture; George Schneeman, painter; 5 p.m.; rm. B-3, Meyerson
Hall (Writers House; Fine Arts).
Policy: A Comparison between France and the United States;
Frédéric Martel, l'Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales,
Paris; 6 p.m.; rm. F36, Jon M. Huntsman Hall (French Institute).
Decisions in a Society Without Consensus; John Patrick,
Augustine College, Ottawa; noon; Golkin Room, Houston Hall
(Penn Faculty-Staff Christian Forum).
The Art and Fashion of Elsa Schiaparelli; Dilys Blum, Philadelphia
Museum of Art; 1 p.m.; Faculty Club (Penn's Women's Club).
the Public's Health in the 21st Century; Harvey Fineberg, National
Academy of Sciences; 4 p.m.; Auditorium, BRB II/III; rsvp by November
10 (215) 662-3195 or firstname.lastname@example.org (Council
on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention).
Human Society Through Molecular Biology; John Patrick,
Augustine College, Ottawa; noon; Surgery Theater, White Bldg.,
HUP (Penn Faculty-Staff Christian Forum).
Err is Human: New Insights to Human Aneuploidy; Patricia
Hunt, Case Western Reserve University; noon; rm. 252, BRB II/III
The HIV Env Binding Protein Expressed by Genital Epithelial
Cells; Drew Weissman, medicine; noon; CRB Auditorium, BRB
II/III (Infectious Diseases).
and the Limits of Medicine: Should We Cure Aging?; Eric
Juengst, Case Western Reserve University; 1:30 p.m.; Reunion
Hall, John Morgan Bldg. (Institute on Aging).
Discovery at Signaling Interfaces; James Wells, Sunesis
Pharmaceuticals; 4 p.m.; Class of '62 Lecture Hall, John Morgan
Bldg. (Biochemistry & Biophysics).
Lecture; Alexi Worth, painter, curator, writer, senior
critic; 5 p.m.; rm. B-3, Meyerson Hall (Fine Arts).
Eldest Son of Creation: Magic in Ancient Egyptian Theology
and Ritual; Robert Ritner, Oriental Institute of Chicago;
6 p.m.; UPM; $25/$20 members; info.: (215) 898-4890 (UPM).
Federal Budget: Economic Friend or Foe?; Douglas Holtz-Eakin,
Congressional Budget Office; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 350, Steinberg
Hall-Dietrich Hall (Business and Public Policy).
Issues in Health Coverage: The Challenge for Small Business;
Kate Sullivan, U.S. Chamber of Commerce; noon; Auditorium,
Colonial Penn Center; rsvp: email@example.com (LDI).
the Past: Tools and Tasks of the Renaissance Antiquarian;
Anthony Grafton, Princeton University; 3 p.m.; Rich Seminar
Room, Jaffe Bldg. (History of Art).
Modéle Pour Matisse: Histoire de la Chapelle du Rosaire á Vence;
Barbara Freed, Carnegie Mellon University; 6 p.m.; rm. G90,
Jon M. Huntsman Hall (French Institute).
Exocytosis in Polarized Epithelial Cells: Roles of Protein
Kinase D and the Exocyst; Charles Yeaman, University of
Iowa; 2 p.m.; Reunion Hall, John Morgan Bldg. (SEAS; PMI).
of Antenna Characteristics on Protocols for Wireless Ad Hoc
Networks; Nitin Vaidya, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign;
11 a.m.; Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall (Electrical & Systems
Steinberg--American Rabbi: Thoughts on His Centenary; Jonathan
Steinberg, history; 5 p.m.; Steinhardt Hall Auditorium, Hillel
Complementation: A Genetic Assay for Protein Evolution and
Proteomics; Virginia Cornish, Columbia University; 4 p.m.;
Austrian Auditorium, CRB (Biochemistry & Biophysics).