University Park Calendar
April 26 - May 12

SPECIAL EVENTS SEMINARS CONFERENCES
Public Broadcasting EXHIBITS TIPS


Based on a 1994 trip to Cuba, the exhibit "Greg Grieco Photography"
continues through May 12 at the Kern Exhibition Area on the
University Park Campus. For an electronic preview, click here.


SPECIAL EVENTS

Friday, April 26
The Can Film Festival, 7 p.m., Schwab Auditorium. An annual showing of student film and video work in College of Communications. Also, April 27. For tickets, call (814) 863-0255.

The Penn State Thespians, 7 p.m., 102 Kern. Performance of "Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs." Admission is free. Also April 27 at 10:30 a.m.

Saturday, April 27
Shaver's Creek, 10 a.m. Picture Perfect Walk. Call (814) 863-2000. Gallery Talk, 1 p.m., Christoffers Lobby, Palmer Museum. Debra Greenleaf on "An Installation by Betye Saar."

Sunday, April 28
State College Choral Society, 3 p.m., Eisenhower Auditorium. Presenting its final concert of 95/96 season. For tickets, call (814) 863-0255.

Saturday, May 4
Bryce Jordan Center event: Royal Hanneford Circus, 10 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. For tickets call (814) 865-5555. Also May 5 at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Friday, May 10
Public lecture, 2 p.m., 26 Hosler Bld. Edward Lorenz on "The Ubiquity of Chaos."

Saturday, May 11
Entomology program, "Catch the Bug," 10 a.m., 101 ASI. Insects Springing Forth. Springtime walk.


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SEMINARS

Friday, April 26
Physics, 2:30 p.m., S-5 Osmond Lab. K. B. Whaley on "Clusters - From Nanocrystals to Superfluids."

Ecology, 3:35 p.m., 101 ASI. Chad Bucklew on "Community Structure and Productivity of a Naturalized Pasture Under Six Management Schemes."

--Geography's Coffee Hour, 4 p.m., 206 Walker. James W. Darlington on "Becoming Canadian: What Manitoba's Gravestones Tell Us About the Assimilation of Ethnic Communities."

Monday, April 29
Atomic and Molecular Physics, 3:30 p.m., 339 Davey Lab. Boris Schraiman on "Modelling the Physics of the "Collosal" Magnetoresistance Materials."

Thursday, May 2
Veterinary Science, 2:30 p.m., 118 ASI Bldg. Jack Vanden Heuvel on "Regulation of Gene Expression by Peroxisome Proliferators."

Monday, May 6
Continuing and Distance Education, noon, 106 Mitchell Bldg. James Ratcliff on "Building New Learning Environments and Implications for Faculty."

Computer Science and Engineering, 4 p.m., 302 Pond Lab. Sandhya Dwarkadas, speaker.


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CONFERENCES

Friday, April 26
--Indigenous Knowledge 1996, The Nittany Lion Inn. Through April 27.

History and Philosophy of Mathematics, The Penn State Scanticon. Through April 29.

Monday, April 29
The Conduct Disordered Child, The Penn State Scanticon.

Microlife Workshop, The Penn State Scanticon.

Advanced POLEX, The Penn State Scanticon.

Tuesday, April 30
Buyer/Planner Seminar, The Penn State Scanticon.

Group Counseling with Children and Adolescents, The Penn State Scanticon.

Settleability and Loss of Solids and Nitrification, The Penn State Scanticon.


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PUBLIC BROADCASTING

WPSU-FM 91.5
"Morning Edition," Mon.-Fri., 6-9 a.m.

"Performance Today," Mon.-Fri., 8-10 p.m.

"All Things Considered," Mon.-Fri., 4-7 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 5-6 p.m.

"Weekend Edition," Sat. & Sun., 8-10 a.m.

"Fresh Air with Terry Gross," Mon.-Fri., 7-8 p.m.

"Odyssey Through Literature with S. Leonard Rubenstein," Sun., 6:30 p.m.

"Car Talk," Sat., 10 a.m. and Sun., 4 p.m.

"The Thistle & Shamrock," Sun., 3 p.m.

"Piano Jazz with Marion McPartland," Mon., 10 p.m.

"Libri," Sun., 6 p.m.

View program listings from WPSX Television.

Visit National Public Radio home page


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EXHIBITS

HUB
Formal Art Gallery:
"Three Ring Circus," a three-man sculptural exhibit. Through May 3.

Art Alley Panels and Cases:
Central Pennsylvania Scholastic Art Competition, through May 12.

Kern Exhibition Areas
Kern Panels:
--Greg Grieco Photography. Based on a 1994 trip to Cuba and illustrates the life of the people in this proud country. Through May 12.

Kern Cases:
Diane Maurer Marbled Paper: collages, books and wearable art. Through May 12.

Palmer Museum
"Recent Gifts: The Jack Bershad Poster Collection," through June 2.

"Betye Saar: Tangled Roots," through July 21.

--"Workers: An Archaeology of the Industrial Age: Photographs of Sebastiao Salgado." Through June 9.

Pattee
Lending Services Gallery and West Lobby Gallery:
Spectrum, student art work. Through April 30.

Works by Susan C. Struble, semi-realistic with focus on colors, forms, shapes and lines. May 1 through May 31.

Zoller Gallery
MFA Exhibition -- Mark Hain and Charlotte Earley, May 4 through May 10.

MFA Exhibition -- Nancy Brassington, through April 30.

MFA Exhibition -- David Pier, through April 30.

--Reflects an international perspective


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TIPS

Information Penn State
Call 863-1234, and enter the number of the message you wish to hear. Messages are listed in the front of the telephone directories. Other messages are Weather -- 234; Arts Line -- 345; University Calendar -- 456.


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This page was created by Annemarie Mountz.
Last updated by Kathy L. Norris on April 23, 1996.