Vol. 17, No. 24March 19, 1998

Thursday, March 19

Mathematical sciences seminar: "Matrix Compression Techniques and the Radiosity Equation," with Klaus Giebermann, Universitat Bonn. 436 Ewing Hall, 11:15 a.m.

Economics seminar: "Do Federal Compensatory Education Programs Really Work?," with Maris Vinovskis, University of Michigan. 118 Purnell Hall, 3:30 p.m. Call 831-1916 or 831-2563.

Beta Beta Beta lecture: "The Status of Public Health Today and Major Issues Concerning It," with Jonathan Mann, Allegheny University of the Health Sciences. 103 Gore Hall, 4 p.m. For information, call 369-0742 or 837-6433.

Center for Black Culture program: "Changes in Accounting Education: Preparing Accounting Professionals for the 21st Century," with Araya Debessay, UD. Center for Black Culture, 192 South College Ave., 4-5 p.m.

Reading: with author Peter Matthiessen, reading from his novel, The Man Who Killed Belle Starr. 006 Kirkbride Hall, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2361.

Concert: Caterpillar. Hen Zone, Perkins Student Center, 8:30 p.m.; doors open, 8 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Friday, March 20

Graduate student deadline for completion of deferred exams and incomplete work (grade "I") from fall semester 1997-98 and 1998 Winter Session

Spring 1998 third installment deadline

Deadline for Honors Day material to publications

WVUD (91.3 FM) Radiothon begins

Home and Family Show: Bob Carpenter Center, Nelson Athletic Complex, 4-8 p.m. Admission, $5; children under 12, free. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Biological sciences seminar: "Functional Analysis of the PTEN Tumor Suppressor," with Ramon Parsons, Columbia University. 316C Wolf Hall, 2 p.m.; refreshments, 1:30 p.m.

Chemical engineering seminar: "Rational Design of Low Molecular Weight Displacers for Protein Purification in Ion Exchange Systems," with Steven Cramer, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. 102-103 Colburn Laboratory, 3 p.m.

Lecture: "Postcolonial Studies and the Globalization of the American University Curriculum-A Roundtable Discussion," with Alpana Sharma Knippling, University of Nebraska; Sangeeta Ray, University of Maryland; and Margaret Stetz, Georgetown University. 117 Gore Hall, 3 p.m.

Mathematical sciences seminar: "Adaptive hp-FE Modeling for Maxwell's Equations," with Leszek Demkowicz, Texas Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics, University of Texas at Austin. 436 Ewing Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry seminar: "Protein Engineering for Enhanced Activity and Increased Stability: Single-Chain Arc Repressor," with Clifford Robinson, 3-Dimensional Pharmaceuticals. 214 Brown Laboratory Hall, 4 p.m.

Concert: Saffire-the Uppity Blues Women. Mitchell Hall, 7:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS or 831-8063.

Saturday, March 21

WVUD (91.3 FM) Radiothon

Home and Family Show: Bob Carpenter Center, Nelson Athletic Complex, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Admission, $5; children under 12, free. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Women's lacrosse: Richmond. Delaware Field off Chestnut Hill Road, Nelson Athletic Complex, noon. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Baseball: Wilmington. Delaware Diamond, Nelson Athletic Complex, 1 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Men's lacrosse: Navy. Delaware Field, Nelson Athletic Complex, 1 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Film: Hercules, activity following film, Performing Arts Junior Series. Trabant University Center Theatre, 1 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Children's workshop: "Images and Portraits Workshop, Part II," suitable for ages 9-14. Open to Part I participants only. Pre-registration required. University Gallery, Old College, 2-3:30 p.m. For information or to register, call 831-8242.

Sunday, March 22

WVUD (91.3 FM) Radiothon

Delaware Equestrian Team horse show: Carousel Farms, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. For information, call 837-6258.

Home and Family Show: Bob Carpenter Center, Nelson Athletic Complex, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission, $5; children under 12, free. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Baseball: West Chester. Delaware Diamond, Nelson Athletic Complex, 1 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Concert: 1998 UD Student Concerto. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 2 p.m. For information, call 831-2577.

Film: Deep Crimson (Mexico 1997), International Film Series. Trabant University Center Theatre, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 737-3955.

Monday, March 23

WVUD (91.3 FM) Radiothon

Fluid, particulate and environmental systems seminar: "On the Success (and Failure) of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) in Addressing Practical Industrial Flows," with S. Subbiah, Fluent Inc. 114 Spencer Laboratory, noon-1 p.m. For information, call 831-2960.

Career services workshop: J.O.B.S. Orientation. Raub Hall, 2 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Lecture: "Women and Wellness: Exercise and Nutrition," with Shelly Provost-Craig, UD, "Women's Health: Politics and Power" series. 006 Willard Hall Education Building, 3:30-6 p.m.

Analytical and physical chemistry seminar: "New Catalysts Or An Old Reaction: How to Reduce Dioxyen to Water Instead of Hydrogen Peroxide," with Fred Anson, Cal Tech. 101 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Career services workshop: "Job Search Strategies for Criminal Justice/Sociology Majors." 209 Smith Hall, 4-6 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Performance: Faces of America, a one-woman show with actor Fran de Leon. Bacchus Theatre, Perkins Student Center, 8 p.m. For information, call 831-2991.

Tuesday, March 24

WVUD (91.3 FM) Radiothon

UD Association of Retired Faculty informal luncheon/ discussion: 207 Trabant University Center, 11:45 a.m.-1:45 p.m.

Plant and soil sciences seminar: "Street Tree Planting Programs in the Ethnic Community," with Julia Lo, UD. 102 Fischer Greenhouse Laboratory, noon. For information, send e-mail to hugh.frick@BRAHMS.udel.edu

History workshop: "Attitudes Towards Technological Change in Britain and Germany, 1890s to 1930s," with Bernhard Rieger, University College, London. 203 Munroe Hall, 12:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2371.

Consumer Studies Career Fair: Rodney Room, Perkins Student Center, 1-3 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Biological sciences seminar: "Signaling Through Cell Adhesion Molecules," with Ulhas Naik, UNC-Chapel Hill School of Medicine. 316C Wolf Hall, 1:30 p.m.; refreshments, 1 p.m.

Electronic library workshop: "Electronic Resources for Medical Research." 056 Morris Library, 2-3:30 p.m. For information or to register, call 831-2432.

Softball: Lafayette (doubleheader). Delaware Field, Nelson Athletic Complex, 2:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Baseball: George Mason. Delaware Diamond, Nelson Athletic Complex, 3 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Applied coastal research seminar: "Instabilities of the Undertow," with Li Li, UD graduate student. 348 DuPont Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Economics seminar: "Environmental Effects of Congestion Pricing of Highway Networks," with Khalid Bekka and Joe Daniel, UD. 118 Purnell Hall, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-1916 or 831-2563.

Film: Aquirre, the Wrath of God, World Cinema IV series. Georgetown Carter Partnership Center Auditorium, 7 p.m. For information, call 831-0803.

Film: Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision, Women's History/ Women's Lives film series. 204 Kirkbride Hall, 7 p.m. For information, call 831-8474 or 831-8063.

Concert: Symphonic Band, with Heidi Sarver and James Ancona, UD, directing. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For information, call 831-2577.

Program: "Mysteries on Campus." Hen Zone, Perkins Student Center, 8:30 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Wednesday, March 25

WVUD (91.3 FM) Radiothon

Lecture: "'I'se Still Climbin': Narratives of Identity and Resistance by African-American Workers," with Roger Horowitz, Hagley Museum and Library, Research on Race, Ethnicity and Culture series. Collins Room, Perkins Student Center, 12:20-1:10 p.m. Call 831-8474.

Men's lacrosse: Mount St. Mary's. Delaware Field, Nelson Athletic Complex, 3 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Softball: St. Peter's (doubleheader). Delaware Field, Nelson Athletic Complex, 3:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Inorganic/organic chemistry seminar: "Constrained Materials Synthesis in Self-Assembled Protein Cages," with Trevor Douglas, Temple University. 214 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Mathematical sciences seminar: "Graph Structure of the Serial Ranks," with Tatyana Turova, Lund University. 436 Ewing Hall, 4 p.m.

Billiards: International Billiards pro Paul Gerni. Hen Zone, Perkins Student Center, 8:30 p.m. Call UD1-HENS.

Thursday, March 26

WVUD (91.3 FM) Radiothon

Personacards: with Paul Kleba. Perkins Student Center patio, noon.

Career services workshop: "Interview Preparation." Raub Hall, noon. For information, call 831-8479.

Technology, environment and society colloquium: "Technological Terrorism? The Basque Experience," with Andoni Alonso, University of Basque Country and visiting scholar at Pennsylvania State University. 187 Graham Hall, noon-1:30 p.m.

Women in Agricultural Sciences meeting: "Can We Talk? Women and the Way We Communicate," with Beth Haslett, UD. Multipurpose Room A, Trabant University Center, noon-1:30 p.m. Reservations deadline, March 20. To register or for information, call 831-2508 or send e-mail to kra@udel.edu

Biological sciences seminar: "A Network of Genes Controls Tissues Specification in the Drosophila Eye," with Francesca Pignoni, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of California at Los Angeles. 316C Wolf Hall, 1:30 p.m.; refreshments, 1 p.m.

Electronic library workshop: "Researching Corporations on the Web." 056 Morris Library, 2-3:30 p.m. For information or to register, call 831-2432.

Geology seminar: "Self Organized Criticality Applied to Natural Hazards," with Bruce Mallamud, Cornell University. 004 Penny Hall, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-8750.

Delaware seminar: with Annette Stott, University of Denver. 101 Recitation Hall, 4-5:30 p.m.; reception, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2678.

Lecture: "Four Stages of Drinking," an alcohol awareness program with Mike Green. Multipurpose Room A/B/C, Trabant University Center, 7-8 p.m. For information, call 366-0388.

Reading: with poet and novelist Marge Piercy. 006 Kirkbride Hall, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2361.

Concert: Burnt Sienna. Hen Zone, Perkins Student Center, 8:30 p.m.; doors open, 8 p.m. Call UD1-HENS.

Concert: Mendelssohn String Quartet. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS, or for information, call 831-2577.

Friday, March 27

WVUD (91.3 FM) Radiothon

Freshman mid-term marking period ends.

Entomology and applied ecology seminar: "Host-Race Formation and Sympatric in a Gall-Inducing Insect," with Warren Abrahamson, Bucknell University. 102 Fischer Greenhouse Laboratory, noon; refreshments, 11:45 a.m.

Book signing: Marianne Green, UD, signing her book, Internship Success. University Bookstore, noon-1 p.m.

Center for Teaching Effectiveness workshop: "Beyond the Nuts and Bolts " (Part II), with Maryellen Weimer, Berks Lehigh Valley College of Penn State, and Gabriele Bauer, UD. 208 Gore Hall, 1-3 p.m. For information or to register, call 831-2027 or send e-mail to CTE-reg@mvs.udel.edu

Environmental engineering research seminar: "Risk Based Criteria for Pathogens in Drinking Water: Has the Time Come?," with Charles N. Haas, Drexel University. 348 DuPont Hall, 2 p.m.

Lawn mower tune-ups: includes oil change, new spark plug, sharpen and balancing blades. Behind Townsend Hall, drop off mowers, 3-7 p.m.; pick up mowers, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, March 28. Cost, $20. For information, call 738-7042.

Lecture: "Lost in Space--Lewis and Clark, Native Americans and Irreconcilable Geographies," with Martin Bruckner, University of South Carolina. 005 Kirkbride Hall, 3 p.m.

Allan P. Colburn Memorial lecture: "The Dynamics of Polymer Melts," with Julia A. Kornfield, California Institute of Technology. 102-103 Colburn Laboratory, 3 p.m.

Women's lacrosse: Vanderbilt. Delaware Field off Chestnut Hill Road, Nelson Athletic Complex, 3:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Mathematical sciences seminar: Topic to be announced, with Michele Piana, University of Genoa. 436 Ewing Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Biological sciences seminar: "Proximate Mechanisms Regulating Communal Nesting in Marine Turtles and Their Adaptive Significance," with Pamela T. Plotkin, UD. 316C Wolf Hall, 4 p.m.; refreshments, 3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry seminar: "Spectroscopic Studies of Substrate Polarization in Enzyme Catalysis," with Peter J. Tonge, State University of New York at Stony Brook. 214 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Theatre: George Bernard Shaw's Getting Married, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Saturday, March 28

WVUD (91.3 FM) Radiothon

First State Antiques Show: Bob Carpenter Center, Nelson Athletic Complex, time to be announced. For information, call UD1-HENS.

5K for Bruce: to benefit the Make A Wish Foundation or the Mid-Atlantic Inc. Begins at Phi Kappa Tau house, 720 Academy St., 10:30 a.m. Registration, $12 in advance and $15 day of race. To register or for information, call 658-9474 or 266-0367.

Baseball: Maine (doubleheader) Delaware Diamond, Nelson Athletic Complex, noon. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Theatre: George Bernard Shaw's Getting Married, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 12:30 and 7:30 p.m. Call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Most University locations are wheelchair accessible. For assistance with disability accommodations, please call (302) UD1-HENS.

Organizations

Center for Counseling and Student Development Grief and Loss Group: 5-6:30 p.m., Mondays, through May 18. 261 Perkins Student Center. For information, call 831-2141.

Cosmopolitan Club: Coffee hours, 6-8 p.m., Fridays, through May 22. Hen Zone, Perkins Student Center.

Delaware Undergraduate Student Congress: 4:30 p.m., Mondays, through May 18. 209/211 Trabant University Center. For information, call 831-2648.

HOLA: 5-6 p.m., March 19 and 26, April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, May 7 and 14, Collins Room, Perkins Student Center. For information, call 837-1662.

Juggling Club: 3-5 p.m., Fridays, through May 15. North Mall. For information, call 837-8246.

Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual Student Union: 6 p.m., Sundays, through May 3. Kirkwood Room, Perkins Student Center.

Outing Club: 7 p.m., Tuesdays, through May 19. 202 Perkins Student Center. For information, call 837-2606.

Shotokan Karate Club: 7:45-9 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays. Activities Room, Carpenter Sports Building.

Students Acting for Gender Equality: 6 p.m., Mondays, through May 18. 227 Trabant University Center. For information, call 837-3020 or 837-6306.