Vol. 17, No. 26April 2, 1998

Thursday, April 2

Business and economics breakfast lecture: "Is Your Physician at the Helm or Adrift in a Sea of Health Care Change?," with Mark Meister, Medical Society of Delaware. Arsht Hall, 2700 Pennsylvania Ave., Wilmington, 7:30-9 a.m. Cost, $25. To register or for information, call 831-8839.

Electronic library workshop: "Finding Government Statistics." 056 Morris Library, 10 a.m.-noon. For information or to register, call 831-2432.

Biological sciences seminar: "Nicotine and Nicotinic Receptors in the Developing and Adult Circadian System," with Bruce F. O'Hara, Stanford University. 316C Wolf Hall, 1:30 p.m.; refreshments, 1 p.m. For information, call 831-2249.

Center for Teaching Effectiveness program: "Am I A Crook? Copyright Issues on the Internet." 125 MBNA America Hall, 2:30-4 p.m.

Baseball: St. Joseph's. Delaware Diamond, Nelson Athletic Complex, 3 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Seminar: "Direct Numerical Simulations of Compressible MHD Turbulence in the Cold Interstellar Medium," with Jim Stone, University of Maryland. 217 Sharp Laboratory, 3:30 p.m.

Mathematical sciences seminar: "Metric Entropy of Operators and Small Ball Estimates for Gaussian Processes," with Wenbo Li, UD. 209 Ewing Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Geology seminar: "Accretion of Hotspot/Plume Material to Active Margins," with Dallas Abbot, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University. 004 Penny Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Slide show/lecture: "Four Religions of Israel," with Florence Avis, who has worked and traveled extensively in the Holy Land. 209/211 Trabant University Center, 7 p.m. For information, call 831-1809.

Theatre: Bertolt Brecht's The Resistible Rise of Arturo UI, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Concert: Jazz Ensemble II. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For information, call 831-2577.

Friday, April 3

Spring recess begins at end of classes; residence halls close, 7 p.m.

Fall 1998 textbook request deadline to University Bookstore

Entomology and applied ecology seminar: "Tick Awareness and Disease Avoidance: A Survey of 917 Subjects," with Lloyd Garren, UD. 102 Fischer Greenhouse Laboratory, noon; refreshments, 11:45 a.m.

Lecture: "Hate Speech and the First Amendment," with Chuck Stone, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Class of 1941 Lecture Room, Morris Library, noon. For information, call 831-2361.

Environmental engineering research seminar: "Spatial Estimation and Averaging of Climate Variables from Weather-Station Observations," with Cort Willmott, UD. 348 DuPont Hall, 2 p.m.

Theatre: Bertolt Brecht's The Resistible Rise of Arturo UI, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Saturday, April 4

Continuing education opera trip: to the Metropolitan Opera House in New York City to see Stiffelio. Cost, $140; $40 for motorcoach only. Bus leaves Clayton Hall, 7 a.m. and Wilmington campus, 2700 Pennsylvania Ave., 7:30 a.m. To register or for information, call 831-1171.

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

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

Softball: Hartford (doubleheader). Delaware Field, Nelson Athletic Complex, 1 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Theatre: Bertolt Brecht's The Resistible Rise of Arturo UI, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Sunday, April 5

Baseball: Hartford (doubleheader). Delaware Diamond, Nelson Athletic Complex, 11 a.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Softball: Vermont (doubleheader). Delaware Field, Nelson Athletic Complex, noon. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Exhibition tour: "Through These Eyes: The Photographs of P.H. Polk" exhibition. University Gallery, Old College, 4-5 p.m. For information, call 831-8242.

Tuesday, April 7

Eid Al-Adha; see policy on excused absence.

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

Career services workshop: "Internships That Lead to Jobs." Raub Hall, 1 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Career services workshop: "Interview Preparation." Raub Hall, 2 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

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

Wednesday, April 8

Eid Al-Adha; see policy on excused absence.

Career services workshop: "Using the World Wide Web to Find Jobs." Raub Hall, 1 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Baseball: Blue Hens vs Wilmington Blue Rocks. Frawley Stadium, Wilmington, 7:05 p.m. Tickets, $4 for adults and $2 for students and children ages 4-12. For ticket information, call 831-2257.

Thursday, April 9

Eid Al-Adha; see policy on excused absence.

Biological sciences seminar: "Regulation of Chondrocyte Differentiation by TGF-beta, Indian Hedgehog and PTHrP," with Rosa A. Serra, Vanderbilt University. 316C Wolf Hall; refreshments, 1 p.m. For information, call 831-2249.

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

Career services workshop: "Resume I." Raub Hall, 3:30 p.m. Call 831-8479.

Friday, April 10

Good Friday; see policy on excused absence.

Passover begins at sundown; continues next two days; see policy on excused absence.

Saturday, April 11

Softball: Towson (doubleheader). Delaware Field, Nelson Athletic Complex, 1 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

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

Women's lacrosse: Towson. Delaware Field, off Chestnut Hill Road, Nelson Athletic Complex, 1 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Sunday, April 12

Residence halls re-open, 2 p.m.

Monday, April 13

Classes resume after spring recess.

Deadline for submission of Ph.D. dissertations and executive position papers for May 1998 conferral to graduate office

Mechanical engineering seminar: "Some Experimental Observations of Drop Formation on a Short Rotating Cylinder," with Piotr Hryniewicz, UD doctoral candidate. 114 Spencer Laboratory, noon.

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

Career services workshop: "Alternative Careers for English Majors." Raub Hall, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

General faculty meeting: 104 Gore Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Faculty Senate meeting: 104 Gore Hall, 4 p.m. Call 831-2922.

Analytical and physical chemistry seminar: "Immobilized Porphyrins in Analytical Chemistry: From Novel Anion Selective Electrodes to HPLC of Fullerenes, PAHs and Peptides," with Mark Meyerhoff, University of Michigan. 214 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Tuesday, April 14

Cloverbud Fun Day: for children in grades K-2, with games, songs, arts and crafts and other educatinoal activities. New Castle County 4-H Program Office, 910 South Chapel St., Newark, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Cost, $10. Brown-bag lunch. Enrollment is limited. To register, call 831-8965.

Plant and soil sciences seminar: "Factors That Affect Operational Funding in Public Gardens," with Elizabeth Butler, UD. 102 Fischer Greenhouse Laboratory, noon.

Electronic library lunch demonstration: "Volunteering and Working Your Way Across the Land and the Seas," with Leslie Homzie, UD. Class of 1941 Lecture Room, Morris Library, 12:10-12:50 p.m. For information, call 831-2231.

History workshop: "Natural Settings: Interpretations of Nature in Early 20th-Century Zoo Displays," with Elizabeth Hanson, Design Division Inc. 203 Munroe Hall, 12:30 p.m. Brown-bag lunch.

Career services workshop: "Finding Summer Jobs." Raub Hall, 1 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

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

Men's tennis: Villanova. Delaware Field House tennis courts, Nelson Athletic Complex, 3 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Electronic library workshop: "Chemical Abstracts." 056 Morris Library, 3-4:30 p.m. To register, call 831-2432.

Applied coastal research seminar: "Offshore Spreading of a Buoyant Source," with Chandra Narayanan, UD. 348 DuPont Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Economics seminar: "An Historical Perspective on Federal Finances," with John Wallis, University of Maryland. 118 Purnell Hall, 3:30-4:45 p.m. Call 831-1916 or 831-2563.

Opening reception: "Department of Art Annual Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibition." University Gallery, Old College, 4:30-6:30 p.m. For information, call 831-8242.

Film: Danton (1982), World Cinema IV series. Georgetown Carter Partnership Center Auditorium, 7 p.m. For information, call 831-0803.

Comedy program: Stand-up comedy. Bacchus Theatre, Perkins Student Center, 8:30 p.m.; doors open, 8 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Wednesday, April 15

UDRF awards announced.

Deadline for applications to attend WAKONSE-East Teaching Conference, June 3-5, to Center for Teaching Effectiveness

Black Arts Festival outdoor festival: with food, music and vendors. Center for Black Culture, 192 South College Ave., Newark, noon-dusk. Call UD1-HENS or 831-2991.

Lecture: "Women and Their Travel Journals in Early Modern Japan," with Lawrence Marceau, UD, Research on Race, Ethnicity and Culture series. Collins Room, Perkins Student Center, 12:20-1:10 p.m. Call 831-8474.

Anthropology colloquium: "Insider/Outsider Status While Doing Fieldwork," with Bahira Sherif, UD. 217 Gore Hall, 1:25-2:15 p.m.

Career services workshop: "Job Search Strategies." Raub Hall, 2 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Physics and astronomy/Bartol Research Institute colloquium: "Cheap Space-Launch Systems," with Freeman Dyson, Institute for Advanced Study. 131 Sharp Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Inorganic/organic chemistry seminar: "A Synthetic Appraoch to Mitomycin C and FR900-482 Via A Dialkylvinylsulfonsium Salt, with Leslie Jimenez, Rutgers University. 214 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Poetry reading: Linda Pastan. 103 Gore Hall, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2361.

Thursday, April 16

Year of the Ocean Lunch and Lecture: "The Oceans, the Weather and El Niño," with D. James Baker, under secretary of commerce for oceans and atmosphere and administrator of the National Oceanic Atmopspheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce. Hotel du Pont, Wilmington, noon-1 p.m. Cost, $10. To register, call 831-2841.

Electronic library workshops: "Introduction to Lexis-Nexis Universe." 056 Morris Library, 2-3:30 p.m. For information or to register, call 831-2432.

Career services workshop: "Interview Preparation." Raub Hall, 2 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Theatre: William Wycherley's The Country Wife, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

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

Friday, April 17

Last day to change registration or withdraw from courses without academic penalty

Entomology and applied ecology seminar: "Benlate: Hawaii's Experience," with Barry Brennan, USDA CSREES. 102 Fischer Greenhouse Laboratory, noon; refreshments, 11:45 a.m.

Theatre: with Khulumani Theatre Group. Bacchus Theatre, Perkins Student Center, 2 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Environmental engineering research seminar: "Enhancing Bacterial Transport in Soil Aquifers for Bioremediation via Bioaugmentation," with Bruce E. Logan, Penn State University. 348 DuPont Hall, 2 p.m.

Chemical engineering seminar: "Purely Elastic Flow Instabilities in Bulk and Interfacial Flows," with Eric Shaqfeh, Stanford University. 102-103 Colburn Laboratory, 3 p.m.

Mathematical sciences seminar: Topic to be announced, with Dawn A. Lott-Crumpler, New Jersey Institute of Technology. 436 Ewing Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry semianr: "A New Class of Sterol Biosynthesis Inhibitors Active Against the Opportunistic Pathogen Pneumocystis carinii," with Julio A Urbina, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. 101 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

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. 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., 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. Call 837-8246.

Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual Student Union: 6 p.m., Sundays, through May 10. Kirkwood Room, Perkins Student Center. For information, call 831-8066.

Outing Club: 7 p.m., Tuesdays, through May 19. 202 Perkins Student Center. 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. Call 837-3020 or 837-6306.

United Nations Association: 8-9 p.m., Sundays, April 5, 12, 19 and 26, and May 3. Blue and Gold Room, Perkins Student Center. For information, call 837-6030.

Wildlife Conservation Club: 7 p.m., first and third Thursdays, through May 7. 107 Sharp Laboratory. For information, call 369-6821.