Vol. 17, No. 29April 30, 1998

Thursday, April 30

Deadline for admission to Ph.D. candidacy for August 1998 degree conferral to graduate office

Book signing: Ed Okonowicz, UD, signing his books, Crying in the Kitchen and FIRED! University Bookstore, noon-1 p.m.

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

Career services workshop: "Making Up for Success: Presenting a Professional Image." 206 Trabant University Center, 4-5 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Fashion show: Multipurpose Rooms A/B/C, Trabant University Center, 5 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Mathematical sciences seminar: "Fourier Analysis I Digital Signal and Image Processing," with Daniel L. Lau, UD. 100 Wolf Hall, 5-6 p.m.

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.

Music program: Collegium Musicum, with Russell Murray, UD, directing, and with the Brandywine Baroque. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. Admission, $5. For information, call 831-2577 or UD1-HENS.

Theatre: Tommy, presented by Harrington Theatre Arts Company, UD student drama group. Pearson Hall Auditorium, 8 p.m. Admission, $8 for the general public and $5 for students. For information, call 456-1091.

Music/comedy program: Skip's friend from Syracuse-Andy Offutt Irwin presents his many musical antics and Spilt Milk. Hen Zone, Perkins Student Center, 8:30 p.m.; doors open, 8 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Friday, May 1

Sabbatical leave actions

Softball: America East Championships. Delaware Field, Nelson Athletic Complex, time to be announced. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Entomology and applied ecology seminar: "Cucumber Beetles, Cucurbitacins and Cryptic Female Choice," with Douglas Tallamy, UD. 102 Fischer Greenhouse Laboratory, noon; refreshments, 11:45 a.m.

Operations research seminar: "Port Simulation," with Jitin Singal, John J. McMullen & Associates. 203 Worrilow Hall, 2-3 p.m.

Mathematical sciences seminar: "A Design Type Result Via Hamiltonian Cycles," with Gyula O. H. Katona, Mathematical Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. 210 Ewing Hall, 2:30 p.m.

Mathematical sciences seminar: "A Pair of Rabbits and a Beauty Contest: Fibonacci at the University of Delaware," with Herta Freitag, Hollins University. 006 Kirkbride Hall, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Biochemistry seminar: "Insulin, Elcosanoids and Heart Disease," with Barry Sears, EICOTECH Corp. 101 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Reception: "Master of Fine Arts Exhibition." Second Floor, University Gallery, Old College, 4:30-6:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2244.

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.

Black Arts Festival Annual Variety Show: hosted by comedian Rudy Rush. Mitchell Hall, 7:30 p.m. Tickets, $4. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Theatre: Tommy, presented by Harrington Theatre Arts Company, UD student drama group. Pearson Hall Auditorium, 8 p.m. Admission, $8 for the general public and $5 for students. For information, call 456-1091.

Film: Good Will Hunting. Trabant University Center Theatre, 8 and 10:30 p.m. Admission, $2 with UD ID; one guest per ID.

Saturday, May 2

Softball: America East Championships. Delaware Field, Nelson Athletic Complex, time to be announced. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Handcraft Unlimited craft show: Bob Carpenter Center, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Cost, $3; children under 12 free. Call UD1-HENS.

Delaware Academy of Science meeting: "An Introduction to Forensic Sciences," with Art Washburn, Temple University; Sgt. Thoomas Le Min, Newark Police Department; and Corp. Walter Ferris Jr., Wilmington Police Department. Room B, Newark Senior Center, 9 a.m.-noon.

Alpha Xi Delta's silly soccer tournament: proceeds will benefit Girls Inc. and Citizens Against Traffic. Harrington Beach, behind Perkins Student Center, 11 a.m. Cost, $50/team of 7. For information, call 456-1228.

Performances/programs: Mallstock and Movie on the Beach, a day of live music, games and food. The North Mall and Harrington Beach, 1-8 p.m. Call 831-2773.

Theatre: Richard Brinsley Sheridan's The School for Scandal, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 12:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Theatre: Tommy, presented by Harrington Theatre Arts Company, an UD student drama group. Pearson Hall Auditorium, 2 and 8 p.m. Admission, $8 for the general public and $5 for students. For information, call 456-1091.

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

Concert: Choral Union, with Larry Hoenig, UD, directing. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For information, call 831-2577 or UD1-HENS.

Film: Good Will Hunting. Trabant University Center Theatre, 8 and 10:30 p.m. Admission, $2 with UD ID; one guest per ID.

Sunday, May 3

Handcraft Unlimited craft show: Bob Carpenter Center, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Cost, $3; kids under 12 free. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Softball: America East Championships. Delaware Field, Nelson Athletic Complex, time to be announced. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Theatre: Bertolt Brecht's The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 12:30 and 7:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Concert: Del'Arte Woodwind Quintet. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For information, call 831-2577 or UD1-HENS.

Monday, May 4

Chemistry/biochemistry seminar: "Finding Solutions to Chemical Problems by Studying Chemistry Without Solvents: FTMS Studies of Ion-Molecule Reactions," with Douglas Ridge, UD. 101 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Mechanical engineering seminar: topic to be announced, with David L. Miller, Drexel University. 114 Spencer Laboratory, noon-1 p.m.

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

Faculty Senate meeting: 104 Gore Hall, 4 p.m. For information, call 831-2922.

Concert: Percussion and marimba ensembles and Delaware Steel, with Harvey Price, UD, directing. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For information, call 831-2577 or UD1-HENS.

Tuesday, May 5

UD Association of Retired Faculty luncheon: Topic to be announced, with President David Roselle. Clayton Hall, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. For information, call 731-4218.

Plant and soil sciences seminar: "Thigmomorphogenesis and Signaling in Plants. Or, Plant Involvement in Contact Sports," with Frank Turano, USDA. 102 Fischer Greenhouse Laboratory, noon. For information, send e-mail to hugh.frick@BRAHMS.udel.edu

History workshop: "Designing, Packaging and Marketing Community in the Cherry Hill Mall," with Stephanie Dyer, University of Pennsylvania. 203 Munroe Hall, 12:30 p.m. Brown bag lunch. For information, call 831-2371.

Applied coastal research seminar: "Analysis of Turbulent Hydraulic Jumps," with Ib A. Svendsen, UD. 348 DuPont Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Art history lecture: "Of Lace and Men: Painting and the Feminization of Culture in 17th Century Holland," with Bryan Wolf, Yale University. Trabant University Center Theatre, 5:30 p.m.; reception following. For information, call 831-8415.

Film: The Official Story, World Cinema IV series. Georgetown Carter Partnership Center Auditorium, 7 p.m. For information, call 831-0803.

Panel discussion: "International Women: Human Rights Panel Discussion," with Anne Boyland, Munyabari Maloba and Suzanne Cherrin, UD. Multipurpose Room B, Trabant University Center, 7 p.m. For information, call 369-5414.

Theatre: Richard Brinsley Sheridan's The School for Scandal, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Concert: Delaware Brass. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For information, call 831-2577 or UD1-HENS.

Comedy program: Stand-up comedy. Bacchus Theatre, Perkins Student Center, 8:30 p.m.; doors open, 8 p.m. CANCELED

Wednesday, May 6

Registration for 1998 Summer Session begins; fees due at registration

English colloquium: "Dying of One's Neighbors: The Suburban Gothic in Later Victorian Literature," with Lara Whelan. 103 Gore Hall, noon. For information, call 831-2361.

Lecture: "A Female Gaze in Japanese Comics and Popular Culture?," with Gerald Figal, UD, Research on Race, Ethnicity and Culture series. Collins Room, Perkins Student Center, 12:20-1:10 p.m. For information, call 831-8474.

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

Anthropology colloquium: "A Paleo-ethnobotanical Perspective on Landscape and Land Use in the Ancient Near East," with Naomi Miller, MASCA, University of Pennsylvania. 217 Gore Hall, 1:25-2:15 p.m.

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

Inorganic/organic chemistry seminar: "Rational Design and Genetically Directed Synthesis of Sequence Defined Polypeptide Materials," with Vincent Conticello, Emory University. 214 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Career services workshop: "Internships Exposed!" Raub Hall, 1 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Art conservation lecture: "The Use of Tratteggio," with Terry Lignelli, Philadelphia Museum of Art. Winterthur Museum Rotunda, 4 p.m. For information, call 831-2479.

Theatre: Richard Brinsley Sheridan's The School for Scandal, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Concert: Jazz Chamber Ensemble, with Vernon James, UD, directing. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For information, call 831-2577 or UD1-HENS.

Thursday, May 7

Geology seminar: "Organic Matter Diagenesis in the Great Marsh, Lewes, Delaware," with Godlove Fonjweng, Philadelphia College of Textiles & Science. 101 Penny Hall, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-8750.

College Democrats open house/meeting: with Del. Gov. Tom Carper. 204 Kirkbride Hall, 7:30 p.m. For information, call 837-8639.

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.

Film fest: Third Sans Film Fest, featuring independent films made by local filmmakers. Hen Zone, Perkins Student Center, 8:30 p.m.; doors open, 8 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Friday, May 8

Deadline to complete Winter Session 1999 course schedules in SIS+ for preliminary bulletin to scheduling office

Energy Conversion ceremony: Awards ceremony, Room 115, IEC building, 11:15 a.m.

Honors Day: to recognize student achievements, including ceremonies by each of the University's seven colleges at locations around the campus, and a reception for students receiving honors and their guests. College of Agricultural and Natural Resources, Mitchell Hall; College of Arts and Science, Multipurpose Room, Trabant University Center; College of Business and Economics, 115 Purnell Hall; College of Engineering, Pearson Hall auditorium; College of Health and Nursing Sciences, 130 Smith Hall; College of Human Resources, Education and Public Policy, Clayton Hall and Pencader Complex; and College of Marine Studies, 104 Cannon Laboratory, Lewes, 2:30 p.m., followed by reception, President's House, 47 Kent Way, Newark, 4-5:30 p.m. Division of Continuing Education, 128 Clayton Hall, 5 p.m. Call 831-2341.

Operations Research seminar: "Who Produces Quality?," with Silvia Zsoldus, Success Programs Inc. 201B Townsend Hall, 2-3 p.m.

Mathematical sciences seminar: topic to be announced, with Andy Roosen, National Institute of Standards and Technology. 436 Ewing Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Biological sciences seminar: "Infectious Laryngotracheitis Virus: Glycoproteins and Genetic Vaccines," with Calvin Keeler, UD. 316C Wolf Hall, 4 p.m.; refreshments, 3:30 p.m.

Biochemistry seminar: "Rational Synthetic Strategies to Overcome Vancomycin Resistance," with Paul H. Axelsen, University of Pennsylvania. 214 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

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

Film: Amistad. Trabant University Center Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Admission, $2 with UD ID; one guest per ID.

Theatre: Shakespeare's Henry V, presented by E-52 Student Theatre. Bacchus Theatre, Perkins Student Center, 8 p.m. Admission, $5 for the public and $4 for UD faculty and students. Call 837-3013.

Program: Big Bang, with Skip Habb, as well as student talents. Pearson Hall Auditorium, 9 p.m. Tickets, $6 (with $1 going to benefit the Institute for Children with Cancer and Blood Disorders). Call UD1-HENS.

Film: I Know What You Did Last Summer. Trabant University Center Theatre, 10:30 p.m. Admission, $2 with UD ID; one guest per ID.

Saturday, May 9

Undergraduate Research Symposium: Perkins Student Center, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. For information, call 831-8995.

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

Delta Sigma Theta field day: Events include basketball, volleyball, double dutch, tug of war, egg toss, three-legged race, relay races and more. Mixed teams of five. Carpenter Sports Building, 1-6 p.m. Call 369-3125 or 837-1685.

Theatre: Richard Brinsley Sheridan's The School for Scandal, presented by Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. Call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Theatre: Shakespeare's Henry V, presented by E-52 Student Theatre. Bacchus Theatre, Perkins Student Center, 8 p.m. Admission, $5 for the public and $4 for UD faculty and students. For information, call 837-3013.

Dance program: Carlota Santana Spanish Dance, Performing Art Series. Mitchell Hall, 8 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Delta Sigma Theta/Kappa Alpha Psi party: "Crimson and Cream Flow Session." Pencader Commons III, 8 p.m.-midnight. Call 369-3125.

Film: I Know What You Did Last Summer. Trabant University Center Theatre, 8 p.m. Admission, $2 with UD ID; one guest per ID.

Film: Amistad. Trabant University Center Theatre, 10:30 p.m.. Admission, $2 with UD ID; one guest per ID.

Monday, May 11

Mechanical engineering seminar: "Measurement and Analysis of Nasal and Respiratory Glas Flow," with P.W. Scherer, University of Pennsylvania. 114 Spencer Laboratory, noon-1 p.m.

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

Organization meetings

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. Call 831-2648.

HOLA: 5-6 p.m., April 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., Sunday, May 3. Blue and Gold Room, Perkins Student Center. Call 837-6030.

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