Vol. 17, No. 13Dec. 4, 1997

Thursday, Dec. 4

Red Out Day: Celebration against drunk driving. Kiosk B, Trabant University Center, and near Bookstore, Perkins Student Center, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. For information, call 831-4973.

Business and Economics breakfast lecture: "Global Entrepreneurship," with William Jensen, Rodel Inc. Arsht Hall, 2700 Pennsylvania Ave., Wilmington, 7:30-9 a.m. Cost, $25. Call 831-8839.

English graduate colloquium: "Desobliogeant: Translating Yorick," with Barbara Silverstein. 122 Old College, noon. For information, call 831-2361.

Career Planning and Placement workshop: "Internships Exposed!" Raub Hall, 3 p.m. Call 831-8479.

Lecture: "Levels and Explanations in the Study of Human Speech," with William Idsardi, UD, "Approaches to the Mind" series. Ray C Dormitory Lounge, 4 p.m. For information, call 837-6433 or 837-6429.

Delaware seminar: "Contested Ground: White Households and Black Domestic Labor in Antebellum Virginia," with Camille Wells, University of Virginia. 101 Recitation Hall, 4-5:30 p.m.; reception in Old College lobby, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2678.

Ice hockey: West Chester. Rust Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Admission, $5 for adults and $3 for students with UD ID and children 12 and under. Call UD1-HENS.

Theatre: William Shakespeare's Two Gentlemen of Verona, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2204.

Concert: Jazz Ensemble II, with Tom Palmer, UD, directing. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Friday, Dec. 5

Provost's sabbatical leave actions to individuals

Bookstore Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day. One-time twenty percent discount on all purchases (except textbooks and computer equipment), 9 a.m.-6 p.m. For information, call 831-2367.

Physical Therapy Career Day: Multipurpose Room, Trabant University Center, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Call 831-8910.

Holiday dance performance: Carols in Color, presented by the Leon Evans Dance Theatre. Mitchell Hall, 10 a.m. student performance only. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS. Group discount available.

English graduate colloquium: "'A Fairy Tale Every Minute': The Autobiographical Journey and Edith Wharton's 'In Morocco,'" with Stephanie Batcos. 122 Memorial Hall, noon. For information, call 831-2361.

Salzburg seminar: "The Theatre: Entertainment or Social Action?," with Leslie Reidel, UD. 102A Smith Hall, noon. For information, call 831-6230.

Mechanical engineering seminar: "High Pressure Rheology of Lubricants and Limitations of the Reynolds Equation," with Ward O. Winer, Georgia Institute of Technology. 114 Spencer Laboratory, 2 p.m.; coffee in Spencer Lobby, 1:45 p.m. For information, call 831-2421.

Mathematical sciences seminar: "BIE Calculation of Acoustic Fields: Duct End Effects," with James B. Mehl, UD. 536 Ewing Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry seminar: "Mo-Cofactors and Mo-Enzymes," with K.V. Rajagopalan, Duke University. 214 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Winterfest '97: Carriage rides, store and restaurant specials, non-alcoholic hot drink contest, roasted chestnut sales, roaming carolers, face painting, balloon creations, music and musical performances, storytelling and tree-lighting ceremony and holiday caroling. Newark Business District, 4:30-8:30 p.m. (Rain date: Saturday, Dec. 6.) For information, call 478-5456.

Reception: "Master of Fine Arts" exhibition. Department of Art Gallery, 102 Recitation Hall, 5-7 p.m. Call 831-8242.

Reception: "Bachelor of Fine Arts" exhibition. Department of Art Gallery, 102 Recitation Hall, 5-7 p.m. Call 831-8242.

Dance party: to benefit students going to the National Catholic Student Coalition conference in Denver. Thomas More Oratory, 7-11 p.m. Tickets, $5 at the door and $4 in advance. For ticket information, call 368-4728.

HOLA holiday dinner: Food drive, music and semi-formal dress. Ewing Room, Perkins Student Center, 7-11 p.m. Admission, free with food donation.

Theatre: William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2204.

English fiction reading: with Theodore Weesner. 110 Memorial Hall, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2361.

Concert: The D#Sharps#, featuring UVA Hullabahoos, Mary Washington Symphonics and John Hopkins Octopodes. Trabant University Center Theatre, 8 p.m. Admission, $7 for the public and $4 for students. Call 837-3653.

Holiday dance performance: Carols in Color, presented by the Leon Evans Dance Theatre. Mitchell Hall, 8 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS. Group discount available.

Ice hockey: Maryland. Gold Ice Arena, 8 p.m. Admission, $5 for adults and $3 for students with UD ID and children 12 and under. Call UD1-HENS.

Saturday, Dec. 6

6th annual All-State clinics/ concerts: featuring this year's high school All-State Band audition pieces by UD faculty, UD Community Music School (UDCMS) professional faculty and middle school audition pieces by UDCMS professional faculty and junior faculty. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

NCAA-IAA football game: UD vs. Georgia Southern, Delaware Stadium, noon. Call 831-2257.

Theatre: William Shakespeare's Two Gentlemen of Verona, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 12:30 and 7:30 p.m. Call 831-2204.

Holiday dance performance: Carols in Color, presented by the Leon Evans Dance Theatre. Mitchell Hall, 3 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS. Group discount available.

Men's basketball: Hofstra. Bob Carpenter Center, 3:15 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Women's basketball: Hofstra. Bob Carpenter Center, 6 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Concert: Choral Union, with Larry Hoenig, UD, directing. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Concert: Deltones. Bacchus Theatre, Perkins Student Center, 8 p.m. Admission, $5 at the door.

Sunday, Dec. 7

Alumni relations program: Baltimore Ravens vs. Seattle Seahawks at Memorial Stadium, Baltimore. Kick-off at 1 p.m. Tickets, at $17, are available at the Office of Alumni Relations, 831-2341.

Concert: University Singers, with Ruth Oatman, UD, directing. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 2 p.m. Call UD1-HENS.

Concert: Wind Ensemble, with Robert J. Streckfuss, UD, directing. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. Call UD1-HENS.

Monday, Dec. 8

1998 Blue Hen Yearbook senior sittings: Blue and Gold Room, Perkins Student Center, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sign-ups must be made in person one week prior to sitting. Cost, $5. For information, call 831-2428.

Career Planning and Placement workshop: "Job Search for Apparel Design and Fashion Merchandising Majors." Raub Hall, 2 p.m. Call 831-8479.

Career Planning and Placement workshop: "Resume I." Raub Hall, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Mathematical sciences seminar: "Hyperovals, Cyclic Difference Sets and Codes," with Qing Xiang, UD. 536 Ewing Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Lecture: "Spatial Language and Spatial Cognition in William Syndrome," with Barbara Landau, UD, "Approaches to the Mind" series. Ray C Dormitory Lounge, 4 p.m. For information, call 837-6433 or 837-6429.

Concert: Symphonic Band, with James P. Ancona, UD, directing. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Tuesday, Dec. 9

Delaware Transportation Institute research program guidelines available (FY '99)

Career Planning and Placement workshop: "Finding Jobs on the Internet." 116 Pearson Hall, noon. For information, call 831-8479.

Career Planning and Placement workshop: "Finding a Summer Job." Raub Hall, 3:30 p.m. Call 831-8479.

Concert: Jazz Chamber Ensemble, with Vernon James, UD, directing. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Wednesday, Dec. 10

Last day of fall semester classes.

Winter Session late registration and change of registration begin.

Fall Campus Interview Program ends.

Campus Appreciation Day: giveaways on campus by Zeta Phi Beta

Research on Women lecture: "The Training of Women Artists in the Victorian Era," with Christina Bishop, UD. 209/211 Trabant University Center, 12:20-1:10 p.m. For information, call 831-8474.

Graduate school admissions information session: Raub Hall, 3:30 p.m. Call 831-8479.

Physics and astronomy/Bartol Research Institute colloquium: "First Order Phase Transitions in Mesoscopic Matter," with K.M. Unruh, UD. 131 Sharp Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Inorganic/organic chemistry seminar: "Metallocycle Mediated Carbon-Carbon Forming Reactions," with William E. Crowe, Emory University. 214 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Interfaith celebration of lights: Trabant University Center, 7 p.m.

Concert: "Singing Handel's Messiah," presented by the student chapter of the American Choral Director's Association. 118 Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 7 p.m. Admission, $5 for adults and $2 for students. For information, call 831-3397.

Theatre: William Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor, presented by the Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2204.

Thursday, Dec. 11

Reading Day

1998 Blue Hen Yearbook senior sittings: Blue and Gold Room, Perkins Student Center, noon-8 p.m. Sign-ups must be made in person one week prior to sitting. Cost, $5. For information, call 831-2428.

Book signing: Ed Okonowicz, UD, signing copies of Disappearing Delmarva: Portaits of the Peninsula People. University Bookstore, noon-1 p.m. For information, call 831-2367.

Career Planning and Placement workshop: "Resume I." Raub Hall, 2 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Theatre: William Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor, presented by the Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2204.

Friday, Dec. 12

Winter Session fee payment deadline

Final exams begin; grades due in registrar's offices 72 hours after scheduled exam or last class meeting when no final exam is given.

1998 Blue Hen Yearbook senior sittings: Blue and Gold Room, Perkins Student Center, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sign-ups must be made in person one week prior to sitting. Cost, $5. Call 831-2428.

Organization meetings

HOLA: 5 p.m., Thursdays. Ewing Room, Perkins Student Center. For information, call 831-0710. For information, call 837-8219.

Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual Student Union: 6:30 p.m., Sundays, through Dec. 7. Collins Room, Perkins Student Center. For information, send e-mail to alpha@udel.edu.

Pre-law Student Association: 4 p.m., Thursdays, through Dec. 4. 006 Kirkbride Lecture Hall.

Resident Student Association: 7 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 7, Multipurpose Room C, Trabant University Center. For information, call 837-6182.

Society of Automotive Engineers: 6 p.m., Mondays, through Dec. 15. 103 Spencer Laboratory. For information, call 837-6341.

Warriors for Christ Campus Ministries: 6:30 p.m., Fridays, 219 Trabant University Center. For information, call 837-1032.

Wavelengths: 7:30-8:45 p.m., Sundays, Dec. 7 and 14, Jan. 18 and 25 and Feb. 1 and 8. Thomas More Oratory Library. For information, call 368-4728.