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February 12, 2013, Volume 59, No. 21

CONFERENCE

22  34th Annual Ethnography in Education Research Forum—Ethnography as Counter Narrative: Reclaiming the Local in Educational Policy and Practice; 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; Graduate School of Education; $180/two days, $120/one day, free/Penn faculty, staff, student; RSVP: www.gse.upenn.edu/cue/forum Also, February 23, 8:30 a.m.-9:45 p.m. (Penn GSE).

EXHIBITS

Now   Puentes de Salud; children’s art; Fagin Hall Lobby. Through February 15 (Nursing).

14  From War to Home: Through the Veteran’s Lens; photography; Fagin Hall Lobby; panel discussion 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Through March 28 (Nursing).

FILM

16  How to Shoot a Crime; followed by discussion with director Chris Kraus; 2 p.m.; ICA (ICA).

FITNESS AND LEARNING

15  Contemporary Tree Appraisal; 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Morris Arboretum; $135; RSVP: https://online.morrisarboretum.org/schoolofarboriculture

ON STAGE

15  Pan-Asian Presents—Revenge: Clash of the Zodiac; 7 p.m.; Iron Gate Theatre; $8 in advance on Locust Walk, $10 at the door. Also February 16.

SPECIAL EVENT

14  Penn One Billion Rising; take part in an international campaign demanding an end to violence against women; 11:50 a.m.; College Green (PWC).

TALKS

13  Global Health at Home: Establishing a Refugee Clinic in South Philadelphia; Refugee Health Partners, Jefferson Medical College; 3:30 p.m.; rm. 435, Fagin Hall (Nursing).

       Place-Based Interventions: Exploring the Research and Evidence; Elijah Anderson, Yale; Charles Branas, epidemiology; John MacDonald, criminology; Susan Wachter, IUR; 5:30 p.m.; Irvine Auditorium; register: http://penniur.upenn.edu/ (Penn IUR).

14 Ambapali and Other Sisters around Buddhist Sangha;Xinru Liu, College of New Jersey; noon; rm. 826, Williams Hall (South Asia Center).

     Benjamin Franklin Scholars Lectureship; Malcolm Gladwell, author; 4:30 p.m.; Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum (Benjamin Franklin Scholars; Center for Cognitive Neuroscience).

 

AT PENN Deadlines: The February AT PENN calendar is online at www.upenn.edu/almanac The deadline for the March AT PENN calendar is today, Tuesday, February 12. Information is on the sponsoring department’s website.

Related: Penn Glee Club Delivers Singing Valentines; Exhibit of Photos and Stories by Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans

 

 

 

 

Almanac - February 12, 2013, Volume 59, No. 21