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February 22, 2011, Volume 57, No. 23

February AT PENN



Penn Book Club Meeting: The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates by Wes Moore; noon; Penn Bookstore Cafe (Bookstore).


Penn Museum will offer extended hours and days during the limited run of Secrets of the Silk Road. The Museum and exhibition will be open seven days a week. Exhibition hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday (ticket times are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (ticket times are 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.). A special hour from 9 to 10 a.m. will be reserved for groups. Details at www.penn.museum/silkroad or 877-77-CLICK (25425). Through March 28.



Building a Blog People Want to Read, and a Fresh Look at Consuming Content on Tablets; Scott McNulty, author/blogger; 5:30 p.m.; rm. 240, Jon M. Huntsman Hall (PANMA).


Putting Ubiquitin in its Place: Mechanism of Polyubiquitin Chain Assembly; Gary Kleiger, Cal Tech; noon; rm. 252, BRB II/III (Biochemistry and Biophysics).


Fragmented Nations: Colonization, Nationalism and the Politics of Identity Formation; panel discussion; 6 p.m.; Carriage House (African Studies; South Asia Center; Middle East Center; Center for East Asia).


Related: The Ivory Tower and the Open Web; HR: Upcoming Programs; New Exhibit at the Burrison Gallery

AT PENN Deadlines:The February AT PENN and March AT PENN calendars are online, at www.upenn.edu/almanac.

The deadline for the April AT PENN calendar isMarch 15. The deadline for the weekly Update is each Monday for the following week’s issue. The weekly Update normally lists events happening Wednesday through Tuesday.

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.


Almanac - February 22, 2011, Volume 57, No. 23