The following Learning and Education programs are sold out: FOCUS: Achieving Your Highest Priorities scheduled for September 15 and Words at Work: The Latest in Business Writing scheduled for September 21. See www.hr.upenn.edu/training_coursecatalog/ for future dates when these programs are offered.
19 Going on the Academic Job Market: Faculty Members Speak to Humanities and Social Sciences Doctoral Students; 4 p.m.; Golkin Room, Houston Hall (Career Services).
15 Margaret Garner; an American opera; 7 p.m.; Harold Prince Theatre, Annenberg Center; free/no tickets required (Penn Presents).
13 U.S. Foreign Policy and the Promotion of Global Democracy; Ambassador Richard A. Boucher, assistant secretary of state for public affairs and former State Department spokesman; 4 p.m.; Penn Humanities Forum, 3619 Locust Walk (Middle East Center).
16 Necessary and Sufficient Conditions for Reachability on a Simplex; Mireille Broucke, University of Toronto; 11 a.m.; rm. 307, Levine Hall (GRASP).
20 Why They Don’t Hate Us: Lifting the Veil on the Axis of Evil; Mark LeVine, University of California, Irvine; 7 p.m.; rm. 17, Logan Hall (Middle East Center).
Deadlines:The deadline for the weekly Update is every Tuesday, for the following Tuesday’s issue. The deadline for the October AT PENN calendar is today, September 13. For information see www.upenn.edu/almanac/calendar.
Almanac, Vol. 52, No. 3, September 13, 2005