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HIV

ERADICATING HIV

November 19 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Penn Center for AIDS Research hosts Janice Clemens, vice dean of faculty and professor of molecular and comparative pathobiology at Johns Hopkins University to discuss :An SIV Model of HIV Eradication: Role of Myeloid Cells in HIV Latency." Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research Building.

Burn the Diaries

BURN THE DIARIES

September 19 (All day) - December 28 (All day)

The Institute of Contemporary Art presents “Moyra Davey: Burn the Diaries,” a new body of work by Davey based on the artist’s recent reading of Jean Genet. Moving between photography, writing, and film, Davey’s highly personal and methodical work draws deeply on the form of the essay. A public reception takes place from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at ICA, 118 S. 36th St. The exhibit runs through Dec. 28. Info: www.icaphila.org. 

Ice Rink

THANKSGIVING SKATE

November 29 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Penn Ice Rink offers free admission with a nonperishable food donation. Penn Ice Rink, 3130 Walnut St. Info: 215-898-1923 or www.upenn.edu/icerink.

Ice Rink

HOLIDAY SKATE

December 14 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Penn Ice Rink offers free admission with a Toys for Tots donation. Penn Ice Rink, 3130 Walnut St. Info: 215-898-1923 or www.upenn.edu/icerink.

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Event Listings

COORDINATED DRAMA

December 10 7:00pm

Peter Greenaway’s 1989 film, “The Cook, The Thief, His Wife, and Her Lover,” was chosen by artists Alex Da Corte and Jayson Musson to be screened in conjunction with their ICA exhibition, “Easternsports.” International House Philadelphia, 3701 Chestnut St. Info: 215-387-5125 or www.ihousephilly.org.

HEALTH CARE COSTS

December 12 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Penn LDI hosts Robin McKnight, an associate professor of economics at Wellesley College, to discuss “Controlling Health Care Costs Through Limited Network Insurance Plans: Evidence from Massachusetts State Employees.” Colonial Penn Center Auditorium. Info: Registration is required. www.ldi.upenn.edu.

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OVERNIGHT EXPEDITION

December 13 5:30pm - December 14 9:00am

The Penn Museum’s popular sleepover program, “40 Winks with the Sphinx,” invites guests to an overnight “expedition” of the Museum. The night’s activities take explorers on a journey through time and across continents, with hands-on games, crafts, and more. Penn Museum. Info: Registration is required. 215-898-2680 or www.penn.museum/40winks. $50.

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SILENT STORIES

December 13 7:30pm

Theatrical whimsy meets silent storytelling in the creative performances by Swiss troupe Mummenschanz, featuring visual effects and props to tell universal stories. Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. Performances run through Dec. 14. Info: 215-898-3900 or www.annenbergcenter.org. $30-$75.

Ice Rink

HOLIDAY SKATE

December 14 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Penn Ice Rink offers free admission with a Toys for Tots donation. Penn Ice Rink, 3130 Walnut St. Info: 215-898-1923 or www.upenn.edu/icerink.

PREPARING PRESENTATIONS

December 15 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Conquer public speaking phobia by following the simple lessons presented in the Division of Human Resources’ Brown Bag Matinee: “Develop Your Presentation Skills.” 3624 Market St. Info: Registration is required. www.hr.upenn.edu.

Ice Rink

HOLIDAY SKATE

December 21 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Penn Ice Rink offers free admission with a Toys for Tots donation. Penn Ice Rink, 3130 Walnut St. Info: 215-898-1923 or www.upenn.edu/icerink.

LGBT HEALTH

March 6 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Baligh Yehia, assistant professor of medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine, discusses "LGBT Health in Contemporary Society" as part of the Diversity Lecture Series sponsored by the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs. Penn Bookstore. Info: 215-898-6993 or oaaeop@pobox.upenn.edu.