Vol. 18, No. 21Feb. 25, 1999

Thursday, Feb. 25

Announcement of promotions

Engineering program: "Explore Engineering Day," to introduce young women to the opportunities in and challenges of careers in engineering and the sciences, National Engineers Week. Various UD locations, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. By invitation only.

Mathematical sciences seminar: "Boundary Integral Computations of Electromagnetic Scattering in Photonic Crystal Structures," with Mansoor Haider, Duke University. 436 Ewing Hall, 11:15 a.m. Call 831-2653.

Urban affairs colloquium: "U.S. Nuclear Policy and the Struggle for American Indian Political and Cultural Sovereignty," with Cecilia Martinez, Metropolitan State University. Ewing Room, Perkins Student Center, noon.

Career services workshop: "Resume I." Raub Hall, 12:30 p.m. Call 831-8479.

J.O.B.S. Orientation: Raub Hall, 1:30 p.m. Call 831-8479.

Career services workshop: "Jobs for People Who Love Animals." Raub Hall, 2 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Physics seminar: "Ulysses HET Isotopic Composition Measurements: New Constraints on the Source, Propagation and Reacceleration of Galactic Cosmic Rays," with James J. Connell, University of Chicago. 217 Sharp Laboratory, 2:30 p.m. For information, call 831-8111.

Mathematical sciences seminar: "Topics in Mathematical Statistics," with Vincent LaRiccia, UD. 209 Ewing Hall, 4 p.m. For information, call 831-2653.

Phi Sigma Pi Rush: Casual dress. 209/211 Trabant University Center, 6-8 p.m. For information, call 837-8420.

Recruitment program: information about Walt Disney World College Program and interviewing for participation for summer/fall 1999. 130 Smith Hall, 6 p.m. Call 837-8188.

Lecture/walking tour: of the exhibition "Shouts from the Wall: Posters and Photographs Brought Back from the Spanish Civil War by American Volunteers," with Andrew H. Lee, New York University. University Gallery, Old College, 7-9 p.m. Call 831-8242.

Information program: Heroin alert, a presentation by the New Castle County Police. Trabant University Center Theatre, 7 p.m. Call 453-1183.

Friday, Feb. 26

Deadline to complete fall 1999 course schedules in SIS+

Deadline for filing applications for graduate assistantships, fellowships and traineeships; check with department for earlier required deadlines

Engineering Pride T-shirt Day

Chemical engineering seminar: "Flowing Flexible Fiber Suspensions," with Daniel Klingenberg, University of Wisconsin. 102/103 Colburn Laboratory, 9 a.m.; coffee in 109 Colburn Laboratory, 8:45 a.m. Call 831-2543.

Lecture: "Disappearing Delmarva: The Effects of Progress on the Peninsula," with Ed Okonowicz, UD, Land and Sea Lecture Series. Virden Center, 700 Pilottown Rd., Hugh R. Sharp Campus, Lewes, 10 a.m.; Methodist Manor House, 1001 Middleford Rd., Seaford, 2 p.m. Call 735-8200 or 855-1620.

Entomology and applied ecology seminar: "Risk Assessment for Biological Control Introductions," with Elizabeth DeNardo, Embrapa Meio Biological Control Laboratory, Brazil. 208 Worrilow Hall, 11:15 a.m.

Legal studies lecture: "'The Music Made Me Do It': Media Liability and the First Amendment," with Juliet Dee, UD. 104 Gore Hall, 12:20 p.m. For information, call 831-8231 or 831-1236.

Soil science seminar: "Microbial Dechlorination of Trichloroethene (TCE) Coupled with Anaerobic Fe(OH) Corrosion," with P. Chiu, UD. 308 Gore Hall, 1:25-2:15 p.m. For information, call 831-2535.

Mathematical sciences seminar: "The Girth of Extremal Graphs," with Felix Lazebnik, UD. 436 Ewing Hall, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-2653.

Biological sciences seminar: "Local Scale Dispersal Dynamics in Patchy Seafloor Systems: Intertidal Examples from Maine, Virginia and New Zealand," with John. A. Commito, Gettysburg College. 316C Wolf Hall, 4 p.m.; refreshments, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-6977.

Chemistry and biochemistry colloquium: "Structure and Adsorption at Liquid Interfaces," with Geri Richmond, University of Oregon. 101 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Shabbat Service: "Sexual Ethics: Can Sex Be Ethical?" Hillel Student Center, 5:30 p.m.; dinner at 6:30 p.m. For information, call 453-0479.

Men's basketball: America East Championship. Bob Carpenter Center, starting at 7 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Film: Waterboy. Trabant University Center Theatre, 7:30 and 10 p.m. Admission, $2. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Recital: Baritone Patrick Evans and pianist Julie Nishimura. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. Call UD1-HENS or 831-2577.

Music program: "Club Consciousness," an informal evening of entertainment, African Consciousness Celebration. Time and located to be announced. Call 831-2991 or e-mail <cbc@mvs.udel.edu>.

Club Consciousness: Location and time to be announced. For information, call 831-2991.

Saturday, Feb. 27

Continuing education study trip: to see Elektra at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City. Motorcoach leaves Clayton Hall, Laird Campus, 7 a.m., and Wilmington Campus, 2700 Pennsylvania Ave., 7:30 a.m.; departs New York City, approximately 5 p.m. Cost, $140. To register, call 831-1171.

Shabbat Service: Hillel Student Center, 10 a.m. For information, call 453-0479.

Men's basketball: America East Championship. Bob Carpenter Center, starting at noon. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Master class: with The Spoken Hand Society, a 16-member, hand-drumming orchestra. Mitchell Hall, 2 p.m. For information, call 831-2204.

Film: Waterboy. Trabant University Center Theatre, 7:30 and 10 p.m. Admission, $2. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Concert: The Spoken Hand Society, a 16-member, hand-drumming orchestra, Performing Arts Series. Mitchell Hall, 8 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Sunday, Feb. 28

Men's basketball: America East Championship. Bob Carpenter Center, starting at noon. For information, call UD1-HENS.

HRIM Career Fair: Multipurpose Room, Trabant University Center, noon-4 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Concert: UD Horn Ensemble, directed by Cynthia Carr, UD, and the Delaware Horn Ensemble, directed by David Reif. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 8 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2577.

Monday, March 1

Undergraduate admission application deadline for freshmen and transfer students entering fall 1999 semester

Sabbatical leave recommendations due to deans

Last day for student recipients to sign Perkins/Nursing loan promissory notes for spring semester

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

Mechanical engineering seminar: "Direct Numerical Simulation of the Particle-Laden Turbulent Jet," with James DeSpirito, UD. 114 Spencer Laboratory, 12:15 p.m. For information, call 831-4464.

Mechanical engineering seminar: "Heat Dispersion in Fibrous Porous Media," with K.T. Hsiao, UD. 114 Spencer Laboratory, 12:45 p.m. For information, call 831-4464.

Open forum: Meet College of Arts and Science dean candidate Thomas M. DiLorenzo. Mitchell Hall, 3:30-5 p.m.

Career services workshop: "Careers in Law, Advocacy and Justice." 209 Smith Hall 4-5 p.m. Call 831-8479.

Biochemistry seminar: "Mouse Mutations Aid in the Discovery of Human Genetic Disease-Lesions in Myosin 15 Cause Deafness," with Sally Camper, University of Michigan Medical School. 214 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m. For information, call 831-2465.

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

Slide/lecture presentation: "Holiness and Dread: Poetics in Electronic Art," with writer and art critic Roberta Lord. 006 Kirkbride Hall, 6 p.m. For information, call 831-6027.

Tuesday, March 2

Public policy forum: "Is Collaboration First in the First State: The Status of Conflict Resolution in Delaware." Clayton Hall, 8:15 a.m.-4 p.m. Cost, $60. To register or for information, call 831-8971.

Center for Applied Coastal Research seminar: "Mud Deposition in Ise Bay, Japan," with Yasuyuki Nakagawa, University of Maryland. 348 DuPont Hall, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-6531.

Economics seminar: "The Perils of Taylor Rules," with Stephanie Schmitt-Grohe, Rutgers University. 118 Purnell Hall, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-1916 or 831-2564.

Ice hockey: American Collegiate Hockey Association Championships, ice arenas, 6 and 9 p.m. Call UD1-HENS.

Film: I, Doll: The Unauthorized Biography of America's 11 l/2" Sweetheart, Women's History/Women's Lives Series. 204 Kirkbride Hall, 7 p.m. Call 831-8474 or 831-8063.

Wednesday, March 3

Delaware Research Partnership proposals due to research office

Ice hockey: American Collegiate Hockey Association Championships. Ice arenas, 10 a.m., 1 or 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Plant science seminar: "Regulation and Function of the hrp Regulon of Pseudomona syringae," with Steve Hucheson, University of Maryland. 103 Fischer Greenhouse Laboratory, 11:30 a.m. Call 831-2531.

Lecture: "Women in China," with Suzanne Cherrin, women's studies, UD, Research on Race, Ethnicity and Culture Series. Ewing Room, Perkins Student Center, 12:20-1:10 p.m. For information, call 831-8474.

Career services workshop: "How to Find a Summer Job." Raub Hall, 1 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

J.O.B.S. Orientation: Raub Hall, 3 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Open forum: Meet College of Arts and Science dean candidate Stephen C. Woods. Mitchell Hall, 3:30-5 p.m.

Inorganic/organic chemistry seminar: "Platinum Diimine Complexes: Recent Studies for Catalysis and Photochemistry," with Richard Eisenberg, University of Rochester. 214 Brown Laboratory, 4 p.m.

Center for Black Culture forum: "African Society and Culture in the Americas," with Wunyabari Maloba, UD, in conjunction with the exhibition, "The Wreck of the Henrietta Marie: A Slave Ship Remembered." Center for Black Culture, 4-5 p.m. For information, call 831-2991.

MALS lecture/reception: "Two Journalists in Spain: George Orwell and Martha Gellhorn," with Kevin Kerrane, UD. 101 Recitation Hall, 4:30 p.m.; a showing of the University Gallery's exhibit "Shouts from the Wall: Posters and Photographs Brought Home from the Spanish Civil War by American Volunteers," 5:30 p.m.; reception following. For information, call 831-6075.

Foreign languages and literatures lecture: "Marguerite de Navarre et la guerre des sexes: Heptaméron, première journée," with Gérard Defaux, Johns Hopkins University. 223 Gore Hall, 6 p.m. For information, call 831-2592.

Open discussion: on African-Americans and Delaware, with Wilmington Mayor James H. Sills Jr., in conjunction with Black History Month. Russell Hall D/E Lounge, 7 p.m. For information, call 837-3466.

Film: To Die For. Trabant University Center Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

Theatre: Sean O'Casey's Juno and the Paycock, presented by the Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Thursday, March 4

Ice hockey: American Collegiate Hockey Association Championships. Ice arenas, 10 a.m., 1 or 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Career services workshop: "Job Search Strategies for Nursing and Med Tech Majors." Raub Hall, 2 p.m. For information, call 831-8479.

Physics seminar: "HST Observations of Solar and Stellar Wind Interactions with the Local Interstellar Medium," with Brian Wood, Harvard University. 217 Sharp Laboratory, 2:30 p.m. For information, call 831-8111.

Geology seminar: "Holocene Sea Level Rise and Marsh Accretion Rates Along the Delaware Bay Coast," with Daria Nikitina, UD graduate student. 004 Penny Hall, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-8750.

Theatre: Sean O'Casey's Juno and the Paycock, presented by the Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Friday, March 5

Deadline for summer 1999 textbooks requests to bookstore

Agriculture Career Day

Ice hockey: American Collegiate Hockey Association Championships. Ice arenas, 10 a.m., 1 or 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Chemical engineering seminar: "NMR in Chemical Engineering: A Hammer Looking for Nail?," with Jeffrey Reimer, University of California at Berkeley. 102/103 Colburn Laboratory, 9 a.m.; coffee in 109 Colburn Laboratory, 8:45 a.m. Call 831-2543.

Entomology and applied ecology seminar: "Social Insects and their Parasites," with Jay Evans, USDA Bee Research Laboratory. 208 Worrilow Hall, 11:15 a.m.

Legal studies lecture: "'Prosecuting High Profile Cases," with Ferris Wharton, State of Delaware Department of Justice and Colm Connolly, U.S. Attorney's Office. 104 Gore Hall, 12:20 p.m. For information, call 831-8231 or 831-1236.

Soil science seminar: "Slouching Towards Surface Chemistry-A View From the Aqueous Phase," with W.H. Casey, University of California at Davis. 308 Gore Hall, 1:25-2:15 p.m. Call 831-2535.

Physics seminar: "A Flux Rope Interpretation of Three CMEs Observed by LASCO," with Brian Wood, Harvard University. 217 Sharp Laboratory, 2 p.m. For information, call 831-8111.

Biological sciences seminar: "Quantitative Analysis of Cell Proliferation and Growth in Marine Fish Larvae Using the Activity of Mitotic Cyclin Dependent Kinases," with Leonard DiMichele, Texas A&M University. 316C Wolf Hall, 4 p.m.; refreshments, 3:30 p.m. For information, call 831-6977.

Theatre: George Bernard Shaw's The Millionairess, presented by the Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 7:30 p.m. Call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Film: Psycho. Trabant University Center Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Call UD1-HENS.

Film: Pleasantville. Trabant University Center Theatre, 10 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Special program/party: "Let's Talk About Sex," a safe sex pajama party, presented by the Dark Arts Performing Dance Company. Pencader Commons III, 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Admission, $5 for the public and $3 for UD students; $1 off if you wear pajamas. Call 837-8259.

Saturday, March 6

Delaware Women's Conference: with keynote speaker author, award-winning lecturer and stand-up comedian Bertice B. Berry. Clayton Hall, Laird Campus, all day. For information, call 761-8005.

Theatre: George Bernard Shaw's The Millionairess, presented by the Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 12:30 and 7:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

Auditions: Dark Arts Performing Dance Company. Activities Room, Carpenter Sports Building, 1-4 p.m. For information, send e-mail to <cbr@udel.edu> or <onejaz@udel.edu>.

Concert: 1999 Student Concerto Winners, featuring Cheri Astolfi, horn; Tomoko Azuma and Karen Garrett, marimba; and soprano Rebecca Siler, as soloists with the Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Robert J. Streckfuss, UD. Loudis Recital Hall, Amy E. du Pont Music Building, 2 p.m. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Men's lacrosse: Hartford. Rullo Stadium, Nelson Athletic Complex, 2:30 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Exhibition closing reception: for the "Wearing Down Thin: Reconfigurations by Annet Couwenberg." Department of Art Gallery, 104 Recitation Hall, 4-5 p.m. For information, call 831-2244.

Ice hockey: American Collegiate Hockey Association Championships. Ice Arenas, 4 and 7 p.m. For ticket information, call UD1-HENS.

Film: Pleasantville. Trabant University Center Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Call UD1-HENS.

Film: Psycho. Trabant University Center Theatre, 10 p.m. Call UD1-HENS.

Sunday, March 7

Delaware Fishing Show: Bob Carpenter Center. For information, call UD1-HENS.

Theatre: Sean O'Casey's Juno and the Paycock, presented by the Professional Theatre Training Program. Hartshorn Hall, 12:30 p.m. Call UD1-HENS or 831-2204.

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

Organization meetings

Amnesty International: 7-9 p.m., first and third Monday of each month, through May 17. 219 Trabant University Center. Call 738-7787.

Baha'i Club: 6:30-8 p.m., Wednesdays, through May 12, Williamson Room, except April 7 and 14, Blue and Gold Room, Perkins Student Center. For information, call 369-6026.

Community and Family Services: 6-7 p.m., March 1 and 15, April 5 and 19 and May 3 and 17. 202 Alison Hall. For information, call 838-2566 or 737-8204.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered Community: 6:30 p.m., Sundays, through May 2. Collins Room, Perkins Student Center.

HOLA Club: 5-6:30 p.m., Tuesdays, through May 11, Collins Room, Perkins Student Center.

Resident Student Association: 7 p.m., Sundays, through May 16. 209/211 Trabant University Center. Call 831-2773.