|Unless otherwise noted, all events are open to the general public as well as to members of the University.
For building locations, call (215) 898-5000 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. or see www.facilities.upenn.edu/ or the University’s website, www.upenn.edu.
Listing of a phone number normally means tickets, reservations or registration required.
Dark Water, Burning World (2016), by Syrian-born artist Issam Kourbaj. Part of Cultures in the Crossfire: Stories from Syria and Iraq at the Penn Museum. See Exhibits.
4 Labor Day (no classes).
18 Course Selection Period ends.
I-House Family Matinees
$5 (ages 2+), free/IHP members.
2 The Seventh Art Stand: Short Films from and about the Middle East for Young Audiences; films in English, Arabic and Farsi, with English subtitles; 2 p.m.
Prices & registration: www.penn.musuem or (215) 746-6774
9 Evening Expedition; age 8+; children with special needs are invited to a night of sensory-friendly fun; 3-7 p.m.
13 Homeschool Day: Archaeological Adventures: Sensing History; bring history alive by activating the senses; all ages; 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
15 Family Game Night; join in games of all kinds; 6-9 p.m.
Prices & registration: morrisarboretum.org
9 Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends; all day. Through September18.
10 Grandparents Day; kids who bring a grandparent will receive discounted admission; all day.
11 Seeds to Sprouts, Autumn Adventures! ages 2-4; 10:30 a.m.; Mondays through October 16.
15 Free Storytime; ages 1-5; 10:30 a.m.; Also September 29.
Little Explorers; post storytime walk and craft; ages 1-5; 11:15 a.m.; Also September29.
23 Wetland Critters; reptile, amphibian and insect exploration; ages 7-12; 1 p.m.
24 Nature Sleuths; ages 5-7; 2 p.m. Sundays through October 15.
26 Kids Nature Yoga; ages 2-4; 10:30 a.m.; Tuesdays through October 10.
Kids’ Art Photography & Collage Workshop; ages 8-12; 4 p.m.; Tuesdays through October 17.
28 Art Explorations in Nature; ages 3-5; 10:30 a.m.; Thursdays through October 19.
5 HLQ Advanced Didactics; 9:30 a.m.; rm. 08-146AB, Smilow Center for Translational Research; contact: firstname.lastname@example.org. Through September8 (Graduate Medical Education).
8 Does Democracy Matter? The United States and Global Democracy Support; 9:30 a.m.; Perry World House; register: tinyurl.com/y9z9lcfr (Russian and East European Studies, Penn Law).
Ninth Annual Anne d’Harnoncourt Symposium: The Museum and the City; 6:30 p.m.; multiple locations; register: philamuseum.org/?promocode=UPENN. Through September 9 (History of Art; PMA).
15 Penn-Concordia Graduate Student Conference in Cinema and Media Studies; Haidee Wasson, Concordia; 9 a.m.; 401 Fisher-Bennett Hall (Cinema Studies).
Making and Materiality: Studio Arts in a Liberal Arts Education; Nick Sousanis, San Francisco State University, Ellen Winner, Boston College; 2 p.m.; Cohen Hall and Penn Museum; Through September 16 (Visual Studies, Greater Philadelphia Philosophy Consortium, History of Art, Philosophy, Provost’s Interdisciplinary Arts Fund, Penn Museum, Wolf Humanities Center).
28 3rd Neurovirology & Neuroimmunology Symposium; Dorian McGavern, NIH, Amit Bar-Or, Penn, Paul Massa SUNY; 8:30 a.m.; Wistar Institute; register: wistar.org/neurovirology2017 (Wistar).
Admission Donations and Hours
ARG: Fisher Fine Arts Library; free; hours: www.arthurrossgallery.org/
Burrison Gallery, Inn at Penn; free; Mon.-Fri., 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; http://tinyurl.com/kaevlec
Esther Klein Gallery: free; Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; http://estherkleingallery.tumblr.com/
ICA; free; hours: www.icaphila.org
International House; free; hours: ihousephilly.org/
Kroiz Gallery, Fisher Fine Arts Library; free; Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; http://tinyurl.com/hvrlct4
Morris Arboretum: Mon.-Sun., hours, prices: www.morrisarboretum.org
Penn Museum: $15/adults; $13/seniors; $10/children; free/members, PennCard holders and children under 5; Tues.-Sun, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; first Wed., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; www.penn.museum
Slought; free; Tues.-Fri., noon-
5 p.m.; www.slought.org
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; free; hours: http://tinyurl.com/hwd74bp
Wistar; Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
1 Mediatheque; a new dedicated screening room for the exploration of media, arts, and activism; program details at slought.org; Slought.
2 Sculptural Drawings; Ross Webber presents graphite drawings of decorative and monumental sculptures; Burrison Gallery; reception: September 8, 4 p.m. Through September 28.
6 Brodsky Gallery Opening; 6 p.m.; Arts Café, Kelly Writers House.
9 “What in the World?” Early Television Meets the World of Archaeology, 1950-1966; looks back at the television program “What in the World?”; Penn Museum. Through March 2018.
13 Nathalie Du Pasquier: Big Objects Not Always Silent; retrospective; ICA. Through December 23.
Speech/Acts; explores experimental black poetry, social and cultural constructs of language; ICA. Through December 23.
Magic in the Ancient World; objects associated with magical practices; Penn Museum. Through September 3.
A Mesh is also A Snare; artist collective Grizzly Grizzly explores the entanglement of nature, technology, and politics; Esther Klein Gallery; reception: September 7, 5 p.m. Through September 30.
In Sight: Seeing the People of the Holy Land; the different ways in which the Holy Land’s inhabitants appear in these photographs seeks to reclaim them as subjects in their own right; Kamin Gallery, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library. Through November 10.
The Poet and the Dentist: Stéphane Mallarmé and Thomas Evans; showcases the famous patients and friends of Dentist, Thomas Evans; Leon Levy Dental Medicine Library; Through November 24.
A View of One’s Own; photographs by foreign women in Rome; Arthur Ross Gallery. Through December 10.
Morris Arboretum in Motion: The Kinetic Sculptures of Lyman Whitaker; experience 50+ kinetic wind sculptures throughout the garden; Morris Arboretum. Through mid-December.
Moundbuilders: Ancient Architects of North America; explore Native American monuments of earth; Penn Museum. Through December.
Objects Speak: Media Through Time; featuring 17 objects that impart messages of power, influence and status; Penn Museum. Through March 4, 2018.
Cultures in the Crossfire: Stories from Syria and Iraq; sheds light on the ongoing destruction of cultural heritage in the Middle East by showing what’s at stake—the rich history of the region and the diversity of its people; Penn Museum. Through November 26, 2018.
Musical Partnerships at Play: The Marlboro Music Festival; documents the mentors and participants at the famous festival in Vermont; Eugene Ormandy Gallery, Otto E. Albrecht Music Library. Through June 21, 2019.
Audubon’s Birds of America; 1st fl, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library.
Heaven On Earth: Churches of Constantinople (The Photography of Ahmet Ertug); Penn Museum.
Human Evolution: The First 200 Million Years; Penn Museum.
IHP: The First 100 Years; I-House.
John Cage: How to Get Started; Slought.
Marian Anderson on the World Stage; Marian Anderson Gallery (4th fl), Van Pelt-Dietrich Library.
Native American Voices: The People—Here and Now; Penn Museum.
Samuel Yellin, Metalworker: Drawings from the Architectural Archives; Kroiz Gallery, Architectural Archives.
The History of Nursing as Seen Through the Lens of Art; Carol Ware Lobby, Claire Fagin Hall.
Unearthed in the Archives; Fridays 1:30-2:30 p.m.; Penn Museum.
Penn Museum Tours
Weekend tours begin at 1:30 p.m. at the Kamin entrance. Free w/admission. Info: www.penn.museum
23 Cultures in the Crossfire: Stories from Syria and Iraq; special Peace Day Philly tours. Also September 24.
1 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them; 8 p.m.; Clark Park (UCD)
12 Deej; 7p.m.; Bruce Montgomery Theatre (Annenberg Center).
Prices & info: ihousephilly.org
Films start at 7 p.m. unless noted.
1 Seven Beauties.
2 Summer Night. 5 p.m.
Ferdinando and Carolina. 8 p.m.
9 Johanna d’Arc of Mongolia.
12 Horace Tapscott Musical Griot.
14 F.V.V.A. / Shaki.
15 La Bague du Roi Koda (The Ring of King Koda) / Aoure.
Bon Voyage Sim / Le Retour d’un aventurier (The Return of an Adventurer) / Les Cowboys sont noirs (The Cowboys Are Black); 9 p.m.
16 Samba le grand (Samba the Great) / Toula ou le genie des eaux (Toula, or the Water Genie); 5 p.m.
Kokoa / Moustapha Alassane, Cineaste of the Possible; 8 p.m.
23 Killer of Sheep. 6 p.m.
Bless Their Little Hearts. 8 p.m.
26 The Place Between Two Rivers, Philadelphia Idea, Opening Reception; 6 p.m.; East Alcove Gallery.
Philadelphia World Heritage City; 8 p.m.; Ibrahim Theater.
28 360 Degrees / Riddles of the Sphinx / Left Side, Right Side.
29 The Dragon Lives Again / Bruce Lee Fights Back from the Grave.
5 Is Home Ownership for Me? 12:30 p.m.; ste 1A South, 3624 Market St; register: upenn.edu/homeownership (PHOS).
7 Penn Knitters; noon; Penn Women’s Center; Thursdays through September.
8 5K Walk-Run 8 a.m.; Penn Park; register: http://tinyurl.com/y9l9p492 (Center for Public Health Initiatives).
12 How to Make the Most Out of the Career Fair; noon; John Morgan Class of 62 Auditorium , John Morgan Bldg. (BPP).
Embracing Change; Todd Dewett; 12:30 p.m.; 1412 Biomedical Research Bldg. (PSOM).
Essential Computer Skills for the CRC MS Excel 2010 Part II; Rosalyn McNeill; rm. 202 Anatomy Chemistry Bldg.; register: events.med.upenn.edu/ocr/#!view/event/event_id/683737 (OCR).
13 Organizational Dynamics On-Campus Information Session; 6 p.m.; online at upenn.edu/lps-events (LPS).
Drum Circle Workshop; 6:30 p.m.; Penn Museum; $15/general admission, $10/members and students with ID. Wednesdays through December 13.
14 GME Cook Ross Unconscious Bias Workshop; 7:30 a.m.; 515 EW seminar rm, Jordan Medical Education Center (Office of Inclusion and Diversity).
15 Writing an Article for Publication: The Results and Introduction Sections; Erika Shor; 1 p.m.; Wood Room, John Morgan Bldg; register: events.med.upenn.edu/fapd/#!view/event/event_id/684030 (PSOM).
19 Webinar: Leadership Skills for Nurses; Regina Cunningham, UPHS; noon; register: Pier Lopez, email@example.com (Nursing).
21 So You Want to be in Academia? Info Session; Skip Brass and Emma Meagher; 1 p.m.; 516 E/W Jordan Medical Education Center; RSVP: Amy Nothelfer, firstname.lastname@example.org (PSOM).
27 Orchard Workday; 9 a.m.; Penn Park Orchard (Philly Orchards).
Preparing for Reappointment: What Does COAP Look For? David Margolis and Vicki Mulhern; 3 p.m.; Room 9-146, Smilow Center for Translational Research; register: events.med.upenn.edu/fapd/#!view/event/event_id/683603 (PSOM).
28 Understanding Your Credit Report; 12:30 p.m.; ste 1A South, 3624 Market St; register: upenn.edu/homeownership (PHOS, Clarifi).
Penn Ice Rink, Class of 1923 Arena
More information: www.upenn.edu/icerink
10 Opening Day; 1 p.m., $5, includes skates.
16 Penn Day (students); 4:30 p.m.; free with PennCard.
17 Penn Day (faculty & staff); 1 p.m; free with PennCard.
19 Freshman Skate; 4:30 p.m.; free with PennCard.
HR: Professional and Personal Development Programs
Open to faculty and staff. Register at knowledgelink.upenn.edu.
6 Using Spark Hire Video Interviewing; 12:30 p.m.; free.
12 Brown Bag: Embracing Change; 12:30-1:30 p.m.
13 Managing Relationships; 12:30-1:30 p.m.; free.
Writing Series Session 2: The Challenge of Communicating; 9 a.m.-noon & 1-4 p.m.; $75.
14 Presentation Skills; 12:30 p.m.
19 Involvement and Engagement; noon-1 p.m.; free.
26 TED Talk Tuesday: Adam Grant - Are you a Giver or a Taker; 12:30 p.m.
Models of Excellence; 2 p.m.
27 Engaging Others in Your Career Path; 12:30 p.m.
HR: Quality of Worklife Workshops
Open to faculty and staff; Register at www.hr.upenn.edu/myhr/registration.
8 Guided Meditation: Take a Breath and Relax; 12:30 p.m.
11 Mindfulness Monday: From Mind Full to Mindful; 12:30 p.m.
27 Mindfulness Skills Course; 3-4:30 p.m.; Through November 1.
28 Thinking about Retirement; 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
HR: Healthy Living Workshops
Open to faculty and staff. Register at www.hr.upenn.edu/myhr/registration.
1 Nutrition Counseling Also September 5, 6.
7 Spinning; 11:30 a.m.
12 Gentle Yoga; noon. Also September 26.
Chair Yoga; noon.
20 Zumba; noon.
22 September Wellness Walk; noon; free.
Liberal & Professional Studies
5 Master of Environmental Studies Virtual Cafe; programs director Yvette Bordeaux; noon;online.
Walk-In Wednesdays; 11 a.m.-1 p.m. & 4:30-6 p.m.; ste. 100, 3440 Market St. Wednesdays through September.
13 Organizational Dynamics On-Campus Info Session; for prospective students; 6 p.m.; ste. 100, 3440 Market St.
14 Master of Liberal Arts Virtual Information Session; program director Chris Pastore; noon; online.
19 Pre-Health Programs Virtual Information Session; programs director Jackie McLaughlin; noon; online.
Prices & registration: morrisarboretum.org
13 Twilight Garden Stroll; 6:30 p.m.
15 Trees and the Law; 9 a.m.
18 Barre in the Garden; 5 p.m.; Mondays through October 9.
19 Birding at the Arboretum: Local Hotspot Session 1; 4 p.m.
20 Walking Mindful Meditation; 10:30 a.m.; Wednesdays through October 11.
23 Birding at the Arboretum: Local Hotspot Session 2; 8 a.m.
Beekeeping 101: A Workshop for the Bee-Curious! 10 a.m.
Drawing the Majesty of Trees; 10 a.m.; Saturdays through October 7.
The Privy Diggers: Outhouse Archaeology; 10:30 a.m.
The Art of Japanese Ink Painting; 1:30 p.m.
24 Impressionist Painting; 10:30 a.m.
Hypertufa Trough Making; 1 p.m.
26 Climbing Techniques for the Field Arborist; 9 a.m. Through September 28.
Native Plants for your Home Pollinator Garden; 6:30 p.m.
30 Tree Climbing for Women; 9 a.m.
Canvas Help and Bloomberg 101; multiple events through September; register for dates, times and locations: http://tinyurl.com/objw8zp
8 LinkedIn Photo Shoot; 322 Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; 2-4 p.m.; register: libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/3498310
13 Data Management Plan Basics; 11 a.m.; 124 Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; register: libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/3392420
19 Diversi-tea with Programs for Cross Cultural Awareness; Holly Link, GIC; noon; Meyerson Conference Room, 2nd floor. Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; register: libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/3477425
20 Keeping It All Together: File Management for Research; 11 a.m.; 124 Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; register: libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/3392423
How to Share Your Scholarship and Reach a Global Audience Using Penn’s Institutional Repository; noon; 124 Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; register: libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/3503281
27 Documenting Your Data for Your Future; 11 a.m.; 124 Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; register: libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/3392438
10 Daedalus Quartet: The Complete Beethoven Quartets; 3 p.m.; Harold Prince Theatre; $30 (Annenberg Center).
12 Daedalus Quartet: The Poetry of Beethoven; music inspired by poets and poetry inspired by music; with Thomas Devaney, Davy Knittle, Mary Osunlana and Yolanda Wisher; 6 p.m.; Kelly Writers House (KWH, Annenberg Center).
16 Banda Magda; a sophisticated musical trip around the world; 6 p.m. 40th St. Field (UCD).
29 Music in the Pavilion: Variant 6; discussion, 6:15 p.m., concert, 7 p.m.; Kislak Center, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; register: library.upenn.edu/ (Libraries).
Info & prices: www.penn.museum
6 Farah Siraj; fusion of Middle Eastern, flamenco, jazz, bossa and pop. 5 p.m; $10; free for members.
22 ‘a disruption’ by John Patrick Stewart; musical performance; 8 p.m.; $20; tickets available at fringearts.com (Museum, Fringe Festival).
World Cafe Live
Performances daily. Complete listing and tickets: philly.worldcafelive.com
22 Philly Music Fest; two nights, two stages, only Philly bands. 7 p.m. Through September 23.
1 Freshman Performing Arts Night; showcasing student performing arts groups across Penn; 7 p.m.; Irvine Auditorium $10 (PAC).
17 Arts Against Bullying; annual gala raising awareness against bullying; 2 p.m.; International House; $100-$250; tickets: ihousephilly.org (FSP Against Bullying).
22 A Period of Animate Existence; The Pig Iron Theatre Company; contemplates the future of the environment and technological change; 8 p.m.; Zellerbach Theatre; $39; Through September 24 at 7 p.m. (Annenberg Center, FringeArts)
11 An Unlikely Audience: Al Jazeera’s Struggle in America; William Lafi Youmans, George Washington University; noon; 6th fl, 3901 Walnut St.; RSVP: email@example.com (ASC).
12 Immigration and Metropolitan Revitalization in the United States; Domenic Vitiello; 5 p.m.; Penn Bookstore; register: penniur.upenn.edu/events/urban-book-talk-with-domenic-vitiello (IUR)
25 Media Politics in China: Improvising Power Under Authoritarianism; Maria Repnikova, Georgia State University; noon; 6th fl, 3901 Walnut St.; RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org (ASC).
27 Ghosts, Zombies, and the Afterlife of Slavery; Colson Whitehead, author and Salamishah Tillet, English and Africana studies; 5 p.m., IHP, register: email@example.com (Wolf Humanities Center).
“The Great Nadar: The Man Behind the Camera”; Adam Begley; 5:30 p.m.; Kislak Center, 6th fl, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center; register: tinyurl.com/ybsjt7f2 (Penn Alumni).
Kelly Writers House
All events held in Arts Café, unless noted. Info: writing.upenn.edu/wh/
5 Maple Street Rag: An Improvisational Reading; Yolanda Wisher & The Afroeaters; 6 p.m.
7 Herman Beavers Book Party; Herman Beavers, English and Africana studies; 6 p.m.
12 Lunch with Young Adult novelist Jennifer Yu; noon.
13 Speakeasy Open Mic Night; 7:30 p.m.
14 Entrepreneurial Journalism; Ben Leher, CEO of Group Nine Media; 6 p.m.
17 Poetry & Music Festival; Jake Marmer and Frank London, 1:30 p.m.; Julie Patton and Paul Van Curen, 2:15 p.m.; Bob Holman and Papa Susso, 3 p.m.
18 Media & Journalism at Penn; moderated by Julia Bloch; noon; RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alumni Panel: Careers in Journalism & New Media; Ashley Parker, Jess Goodman, Joe Pinsker, with moderator Stephen Fried; 5 p.m.; RSVP: email@example.com.
19 A Poetry Reading by Cortney Lamar Charleston; 6 p.m.
25 LIVE at the Writers House; 7 p.m.
26 Edible Books Contest; 5 p.m.; RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org.
27 Lunch with Alex Koppelman; noon; RSVP: email@example.com.
Patricia Lockwood; 6 p.m.
28 Technicians of the Sacred: 50th Anniversary; Jerome Rothberg; 6 p.m.
Penn Book Center
Events start at 6 p.m.
7 Silk Stockings and Socialism; Sharon McConnell-Sidorick and Nathaniel Popkin.
8 “Beyond Trans” and “Trunky”; Heath Fogg Davis and Samuel Peterson.
12 Dandy Lion: The Black Dandy and Street Style; Shantrelle Lewis and Guthrie Ramsey.
14 Notes on a Foreign Country; Suzy Hansen.
1 FridayFest; 4 p.m.; 521 Williams Hall (French and Francophone Studies).
5 CVPF Appreciation Day; reception; 1-5 p.m.; Jordan Patio 1; Jordan Medical Education Center (Center for Cellular Immunotherapy).
6 Welcome Back Lunch for Health Sciences Students; noon; rm. 18, Biomedical Library; register: libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/3469610 (IPSAG, Penn Health Sciences Library).
8 Kelly Writers House Activities Fair; noon (KWH).
19 Annual Supplier Show; 10 a.m.; Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts; register: upenn.edu/purchasing/supshow17 (PennPurchasing).
22 Oktoberfest; celebrate Bavarian culture; 6 p.m.; International House; tickets: ihousephilly.org (IHP).
26 Biomed & Life Sciences Fair; 9 a.m.; Rubenstein Auditorium & Commons, Smilow Center for Translational Research (Career Services).
The Future of the Global Order in an Era of Populism, Nationalism, and Retrenchment; Joe Biden, former Vice President; 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Perry World House; register, starting September 5: global.upenn.edu/perryworldhouse/events/conferences (PWH, Biden Center for Diplomacy).
28 Joint Cores Fair; 10 a.m.; lobby and outdoor tent, Biomedical Research Bldg. (CHOP, Wistar).
Prices & info: morrisarboretum.org
1 Circus Week at the Garden Railway; all day; See Big Top and the circus trains. Through September 4.
2 Early Bird Weekends; 8 a.m. Weekends through September.
9 Hidden Gems Tour; 11 a.m.; And September 23.
17 Grist Mill Demonstration Day; 1 p.m.; Bloomfield Farm.
30 Korean Harvest Festival; 11 a.m.
17 Dark Waters: 2,379 Days and Counting; workshop with performance by Syrian-born artist Issam Kourbaj; workshop: 11 a.m., performance, 5 p.m.; free with admission.
23 Smithsonian Museum Day Live! participate in a nationwide celebration of museums; 10 a.m.; tickets: Smithsonian.com; (Smithsonian magazine)
28 Mummies and Martinis; happy hour in the Egypt Gallery; 6 p.m.; $9.
Sketch Night; sketch the sculptures in the China Gallery; 6 p.m.; $9.
Penn Vet Working Dog Center
3401 Grays Ferry Ave.
10 Five-Year Anniversary of the Working Dog Center; 1 p.m.; RSVP: Kathleen Murray, firstname.lastname@example.org.
12 “Get Lost” Working Dog Center Tour; 2 p.m.; RSVP: Judi Berke, email@example.com.
28 “Up & Over, Under & Through” Working Dog Center Tour; 10 a.m.; RSVP: Judi Berke, firstname.lastname@example.org.
1 Field hockey vs. Rutgers; 3 p.m.
3 Field hockey vs. North Carolina; noon.
(M) Soccer vs. Bowling Green; 7 p.m.
8 (W) Volleyball vs. Siena; 7 p.m.
Field hockey vs. Delaware; 8 p.m.
9 Sprint Football Alumni Game; noon.
(W) Volleyball vs. Navy; 4:30 p.m.
(M) Soccer vs. Bucknell; 7 p.m.
10 Field hockey vs. Villanova; noon.
(M) Soccer vs. Seton Hall; 7 p.m.
11 (W) Soccer vs. Delaware; 7 p.m.
14 (M) Soccer vs. Lehigh; 7 p.m.
16 Football vs. Ohio Dominican; 1 p.m.
17 Field hockey vs. Iowa; noon.
(M) Soccer vs. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville; 7 p.m.
23 Field hockey vs. Cornell; noon.
29 Football vs. Dartmouth; 7 p.m.
(W) Soccer vs. Cornell; 7 p.m.
30 Penn Sprint Football vs. Army Sprint Football; 4 p.m.
(M) Soccer vs. Cornell; 7 p.m.
5 Micro Theory Seminar; Chaojun Wang, Wharton; 3:30 p.m.; rm. 395 McNeil Bldg. (Economics).
Study and Intern Abroad in Latin America, Spain, and Portugal: Info Session: noon; Penn Global (Penn Abroad, LALS).
6 Arnhem Station: A Station with a Twist; Ben Van Berkel, architect; 6:30 p.m.; Lower Gallery, Meyerson Hall (Penn Design).
Liberation, Not Integration: Immigrants Making Claims and Making Home in Los Angeles; Leisy J. Abrego, UCLA; noon; rm. 103, McNeil Bldg. (Sociology).
Unheard Voices: What Refugee Communities Can Teach Us; Ishani Dasgupta, South Asia studies and anthropology; 12:30 p.m.; Kleinman Center Classroom, Fischer Fine Arts Library (PSC).
Thermodynamic Balancing Acts in Self-assembly at Interfaces; M. Scott Shell, UCSB; 3 p.m.; Wu and Chen Auditorium , Levin Hall (CBE).
Advanced Electron Microscopy Approaches for Condensed Matter Research; Eric Stach, Engineering; 4 p.m.; rm. A4 David Rittenhouse Laboratory (Physics).
Dissecting striatal circuitry for reward seeking behavior; Ilana Witten, Princeton; 4 p.m.; rm. 140, John Morgan Bldg. (MINS).
International Monetary Theory: Mundell-Fleming Redux; Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University; 4:00 p. m.; rm. 167-8, McNeil Bldg. (Economics).
Med/Ren Seminar; Emily Steiner, English; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 330, Fisher-Bennett Hall (English).
A View of One’s Own: Women, Walking, and Photography in Rome; Peter Benson Miller, American Academy in Rome; 5:30 p.m.; Arthur Ross Gallery (ARG).
7 Urban Talk; Aisa Kirabo Kacyira, Deputy Executive Director of UN Habitat and UN Assistant Secretary-General; 5 p.m.; Global Forum, Perry World House (IUR).
Evaluating Treatments and Vaccines in Settings Demanding Urgency: Lessons from the 2014-15 Ebola Epidemic; Susan S. Ellenberg, biostatistics; 9 a.m.; Clinical Research Bldg. (CCEB).
Monthly Confocal Training Lecture; Andrea Stout, cell and developmental biology; noon; 1101 Biomedical Research Bldg.; RSVP: email@example.com (CDB Microscopy Core).
Pricing and Selection in the Student Loan Market: Evidence from Borrower Refinancing Decisions; Natalie Cox, Berkeley/Princeton; 3:30 p.m.; 395 McNeil Bldg. (Economics).
The Distinguished Day: Diachronic Perspectives on Clock Time at Rome; James Ker, classical studies; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 402, Cohen Hall (Classical Studies).
8 Culture, Ethnography, and Interaction; Patricia Tevington, sociology; noon; 169 McNeil Bldg. (Sociology).
Opening Symposium; Michael Weisberg, philosophy; 3 p.m.; rm. 402, Cohen Hall (Philosophy).
11 Metal- and Organocatalyzed Synthesis of Recyclable Polymers for a Circular Materials Economy; Eugene Chen, Colorado State University; noon; Carol Hoff Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex (Chemistry).
Thirty-Five Years Later: Long-Term Effects of a Child Health and Family Planning Program in the Context of Widespread Outmigration; Randall Kuhn, UCLA; noon; rm. 103, McNeil (Sociology).
Long-Run Covariability; Ulrich K. Müeller; Princeton; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 410, McNeil Bldg. (Economics).
12 Green Gold? Supplanting Petroleum with Renewable Carbon; Andrew Sutton, Los Alamos National Laboratory; noon; Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex (Chemistry).
Coping with Legal Ambiguity: Mexican Immigrants and Street Level Bureaucrats in Philadelphia; Amada Armenta, Sociology; noon; Silverstein Forum, Stiteler Hall (LALSIS).
Robust Incentives for Teams; Juuso Toikka, MIT; 3:30 p.m.; rm. 395, McNeil Bldg. (Economics).
Reinvasion of Lyme Disease in the Northeastern US; Dustin Brisson, biology; 6 p.m.; World Café Live (Science Café).
13 When Does a Child Become an Adult? Charles Loeffler, criminology; noon; Benjamin Franklin statue in front of College Hall (SAS).
Impact of Maternal Metabolic Dysfunction on Oocyte Quality and the Implications for Embryo and Fetal Development; Jennifer R. Wood, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; noon; rm. 252, Biomedical Research Bldg (CRRWH).
Physics Colloquium; Allison Sweeney, physics; 4 p.m.; A8 David Rittenhouse Laboratory (Physics).
5th Annual David K. Ginsberg, MD Lectureship; Gregory L. Beatty, medicine and Anil K. Rustgi, medicine; 5 p.m.; Glen Gaulton Auditorium ; Biomedical Research Bldg. (Pancreatic Cancer Research Center).
Technical and Aesthetic Innovations at the Abbasid Court; Stefan Heidemann, Universität Hamburg; 5:30 p.m.; rm. 113, Jaffe (History of Art).
14 Browne Center Speaker Series; Ken Schultz, Stanford; noon; Forum, Stiteler Hall (International Politics).
Filming and Viewing Transnational Surrogacy in India; Nadja-Christina Schneider, Humboldt University Berlin; noon; 602, 3901 Walnut St., RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org (ASC).
Radiobiology and Imaging Program Seminar; David Mankoff, radiology; noon; rm. 8-146AB, Smilow Center for Translational Research (Radiation Oncology).
The Rise and Fall of Postcolonial Critique: Reflections on Situatedness; Natalie Melas, Cornell; noon; rm. 330, Fisher-Bennett Hall (English).
Spatial organization of the plasma membrane and peripheral membrane proteins; Lutz Maibaum, University of Washington; 1 p.m.; Carol Lynch Lecture Hall, Chemistry Complex (Chemistry).
Can Classical Reception Keep Its Promises? Edmund Richardson, Durham; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 402, Cohen Hall (Classics).
15 Secondary Language Acquisition in Uncertain Times: Disciplinary Constraints, Transdisciplinary Hopes; Loudres Ortega, Georgetown University; 9 a.m.; Hall of Flags, Houston Hall (GSE).
Constitution Day; Eric Liu, Founder and CEO of Citizen University; 11 a.m.; Hall of Flags, Houston Hall; to reserve seating: www.fels.upenn.edu/event/1171 (National Constitution Center, Office of Government Affair, FELS)
Transiciones demograficas: una perspectiva comparada; Jesús Fernández-Villaverde, economics; noon; rm. 103, McNeil (PSC).
Using ligand bias to refine opioid therapeutics; Laura Bohn, Scripps Research Institute; noon; 10-146, Smilow Center for Translational Research (MINS, SPATT).
Econometrics Seminar; Konrad Menzel, NYU; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 410, McNeil Bldg. (Economics).
Discussion of Angela Naimou’s Salvage Work; 5:30 p.m.; rm. 330, Fisher-Bennett Hall (English).
19 Virology Podcast; Vincent Racaniello, Columbia University; 11 a.m.; Rubenstein Auditorium & Commons, Smilow Center for Translational Research (Microbiology).
Cooperative Small Molecule Reactivity with Diphosphine and Redox-Active Tetradentate Ligands; noon; Scott Daly, University of Iowa; Lynch Lecture Hall, Chemistry Complex (Chemistry).
20 Why Do We Walk Where We Walk? A Meditation on Movement, Meaning, and Agency; Campbell Grey, classical studies; noon; Benjamin Franklin statue in front of College Hall (SAS).
Affecting Lives: How winning the US Diversity Visa Lottery Impacts DV Migrants Pre- and Post-Migration; Onoso Imoagene, sociology; noon; rm. 103, McNeil Bldg. (Sociology).
TBA Microbiology Seminar Series; noon; CRB Austrian Auditorium , Clinical Research Bldg. (Microbiology).
Society Scoops; multiple panel speakers; noon; Maloney Bldg., register: events.med.upenn.edu/ocr/#!view/event/event_id/683669 (SCRCM).
Global Family Change: The Reshaping of Society’s Most Fundamental Institution with Development; Luca Maria Pesando, demography and sociology; 12:30 p.m.; Kleinman Center Classroom, Fischer Fine Arts Library (PSC).
Mechanical Regulation of T cell Biology; Cheng Zhu, Georgia Tech; 3 p.m.; Wu and Chen Auditorium , Levine Hall (CBE).
The Addicted Amygdala; Marisa Roberto, Scripps Research Institute; 4 p.m.; rm. 140, John Morgan Bldg. (MINS).
Human Capital and Development Accounting Revisited; Hannes Malmberg, University of Minnesota/ Stanford University; 4 p.m.; rm. 167-8, McNeil Bldg. (Economics).
“I’m a Negro” who is also a nurse: Gloria Clark Baylis and the Queen Elizabeth Hotel; Karen Flynn, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; 4 p.m.; rm. 2019, floor 2U, Claire Fagin Hall; register: nursing.upenn.edu/calendar/#event_id/2268/view/event/date/20170920 (Nursing).
Research Tea; Dan Ben-Amos, folklore; 4 p.m.; Meyerson Conference Room, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center; register: libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/3367324 (Library).
21 REDCAP II; 10 a.m.; Gaulton Auditorium and Lobby Biomedical Research Bldg. (OCR)
Was Virgil Reading the Bible? Original Sin and an Astonishing Acrostic in the Orpheus and Eurydice; Julia Hejduk, Baylor; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 402, Cohen Hall (Classics).
Zapata Vive, La Lucha Sigue: Legacies of the Zapatist Revolution on the Americas’ Indigenous and Communal Movements; 4:30 p.m. (LALS).
22 Access to Elite Education, Wage Premium and Social Mobility: The Truth and Illusion of China’s College Entrance Exam; Ruixue Jia, UC San Diego; rm. 345, Fisher-Bennett Hall (CSCC).
Family & Gender: Selecting Compelling Questions; Janna Besamusca, University of Amsterdam and Sandra Florian; noon; 169 McNeil Bldg.; (Sociology).
Thinking Like a Holy Girl; Karen Redrobe, history of art; 3:30 p.m.; rm. 113, Jaffe (History of Art).
25 Special Micro/CFAR Seminar; Guillaume Stewart-Jones; 9 a.m.; rm. 0251, Biomedical Research Bldg. (MICRO, CFAR).
Moving from Precision Medicine to Next Generation Healthcare; Joel Dudley, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; noon; rm. 10-146, Smilow Center for Translational Research (SPATT, PSOM)
Remodeling the Cyanine Scaffold for New Applications in Imaging and Drug Delivery; Martin Schnermann, National Institutes of Health; noon; Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex (Chemistry).
Unequal Families, Unequal Effects: How Parental Divorce Differentially Impacts Children’s Educational Attainment; Jennie E. Brand, UCLA; noon; rm. 103, McNeil (Sociology).
Econometrics Seminar; Frank Kleibergen, University of Amsterdam; 4:30 p.m.; rm. 410, McNeil Bldg. (Economics)
26 Food in America: Mutants, Hybrids and GMOs; Scott Poethig, biology; noon; rm. 11-146, Smilow Center for Translational Research; register: tinyurl.com/y9tffpnr (ASEF-PSOM).
From Matrix Adhesion to Cell Behavior via Rho GTPases; Keith Burridge, UNC Chapel Hill; 4 p.m.; Sarah and Matthew Caplan Auditorium , Wistar Institute (Wistar).
Individual Preference Heterogeneity and the Effects of Soda Taxes on Sugar Consumption; Rachel Griffiths, Manchester, IFS; 4 p.m.; rm. 103, McNeil Bldg. (Economics).
27 Telling vs. Counting: A Digital Humanities Agnostic’s View; Jane Gaines, Columbia; noon; rm. 330, Fisher-Bennett Hall (Cinema Studies).
Changing Sounds and Changing Signs in Philadelphia Dialects; Meredith Tamminga; noon; Benjamin Franklin statue in front of College Hall (SAS).
Paintings and a Thousand Words: Gallery Conversations in/as Literature; Florian Breitkopf, German language and literature; 4 p.m.; Meyerson Conference Room, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center; register: libcal.library.upenn.edu/event/3367331 (Library).
Targeted Drug Delivery: New Approaches, Challenges, and Opportunities; Anand Subramony, Medimmune/AstraZeneca; noon; rm. 10-146, Smilow Center for Translational Research; (CT3N).
Rational Engineering of Colloids, Interfaces, and Assemblies for Stimulus-responsive Biosensors and Enhanced Therapeutic Efficacy; Andrew Goodwin, University of Colorado; 3 p.m.; Wu and Chen Auditorium , Levine Hall (CBE).
Jamming of non-circular and deformable particles; Mark Shattuck, CUNY; 4 p.m.; A4 David Rittenhouse Laboratory (Physics).
Mechanisms governing assembly and disassembly of the nervous system; Christopher Deppmann, University of Virginia; 4 p.m.; 140 John Morgan Bldg. (MINS).
Money Macro Workshop; Jan Eeckhout, UCLA/Princeton; 4 p.m.; 167-8 McNeil Bldg. (Economics).
China’s Expeditionary Capabilities; Oriana Skylar Mastro, Georgetown University; 4:30 p.m.; rm. B26, Stiteler Hall (CSCC).
Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru: The Pacific Alliance from a Global Perspective; 5 p.m.; Large Lecture Hall, lauder Institute (Lauder Inst., LALS, CCAP)
28 Radiation Oncology Invited Speaker Seminar Series; Zhong Yun, Yale; noon; 8-146, Smilow Center for Translational Research (Radiation Oncology).
Physical Chemistry Seminar; Aleksandra Vojvodic, chemistry; 1 p.m.; Lynch Lecture Hall Chemistry Complex (Chemistry).
29 Creativity Class: Art School and Culture Work in Post-socialist China; Lily Chumley, NYU; noon; rm. 345, Fisher-Bennett Hall (CSCC).
The Geography of Black White Educational Inequality: Linking Disproportionality across Multiple Educational Domains; Kenneth Shores, education; noon; rm. 169, McNeil Bldg. (Sociology).
Reconsidering ‘American Watercolor in the Age of Homer and Sargent’; Kathleen Foster, history of art; 3:30 p.m.; rm. 113, Jaffe (History of Art).