Chapeta Singer Louis Towers and Palenke; Afro-Colombian rhythms; 7 p.m.; The Rotunda; free (Latin American and Latino Studies; Ethnohistory; CFAS Music; Romance Languages).
Welcoming Reception for International Students and Scholars; network with guests from 63 colleges, universities and programs; 5 p.m.; Chinese Rotunda, Penn Museum; info.: Prema Deshmukh (215) 898-4065/4066 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Stream Chemistry as an Integrator of Ecosystem Processes: Unexpected Responses to Changing Atmospheric Deposition in Pennsylvania; David DeWalle, Penn State University; noon; Carolyn Hoff Lynch Auditorium, Chemistry Bldg. (Institute for Environmental Studies).
To Persuade Them Into Speech and Action: Political Tamil and the Tamil Political Madras, 1905-1919; Bernard Bate, Yale University; noon; rm. 816, Williams Hall (South Asia Studies).
Making an Impact on Climate through a Career at the EPA; Kristen Taddonio, EPA; 5 p.m., Golkin Room, Houston Hall (Earth & Environmental Sciences; College of Arts and Sciences; Career Services).
AT PENN Deadlines: Submissions are due every Monday for the following Tuesday’s Update. The deadline for the November AT PENN calendar is October 13. For information see www.upenn.edu/almanac/calendar/caldead-real.html.
Events are subject to change. Information can be found on the sponsoring department’s website. Sponsors are listed in parentheses. For locations, call (215) 898-5000 or see www.facilities.upenn.edu.
The October AT PENN calendar is now available online at www.upenn.edu/almanac.