University Park Calendar
May 9 - 23

SPECIAL EVENTS SEMINARS CONFERENCES
Public Broadcasting EXHIBITS TIPS


SPECIAL EVENTS

Thursday, May 9
"Innovations in Distance Education: Experiences in Design and Development" workshop, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. with box lunch, Penn State Scanticon. Also, "Exploring the Potential of Distance Education" at 1 p.m. Both programs are free. Call 1-800-PSU-TODAY to register.

Friday, May 10
Informal talk, 10 a.m., 26 Hosler Bldg. 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.

Monday, May 13
National Service Week, the University Alumni Association's community service initiative.

Shaver's Creek Environmental Center at noon. Chris Reese on "Management Issues of State Parks, the Application of Environmental Education in the Park System and Overview on State of the Parks: Local, Regional and National. For information call (814) 863-2000.

Friday, May 17
Jordan Center Event: Brooks & Dunn with special guest Tracy Byrd and David Lee Murphy, 7:30 p.m. For tickets call (814) 865-5555.

Tuesday, May 21
Professional Women, 11:50 a.m., 201 Classroom Bldg. Gerry Santoro on "Surfing the World Wide Web."


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SEMINARS

Saturday, May 18
Menopause: Everything You Want to Know, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Penn State Scanticon. To register, call 1-800-PSU-TODAY.

Thursday, May 23
Center for Gravitational Physics and Geometry, 11:30 a.m., 339 Davey Lab. George Ellis on "Cosmological Models From a Covariant Viewpoint."


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CONFERENCES

Monday, May 13
PAMFES Conference, Nittany Lion Inn. Through May 15. Chocolate Manufature Short Course, Borland Lab. Through May 17.

Tuesday, May 14
Happy Valley Toast Masters, 11:45 a.m., Heritage Room, Redifer Commons.

Saturday, May 18
Society & Resource Management Symposium, HUB. Through May 23.

Tuesday, May 21
"Mammalian Cell Culture Methods," hands-on biotechnology training workshop, 8:30 a.m., Frear Lab. Through May 24. To register call 1-800-PSU-TODAY.


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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

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

East Corridor Gallery:
Large-scale ceramic pieces by Michael Mopps, through May 31.

-- 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 May 2, 1996.