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Calendar of Events

Events scheduled for Monday, March 10 (after 5 p.m.) through Monday, March 24 (before 5 p.m.)

ACTIVITIES PROGRAM

Discounts for many activities are available to University staff and faculty. All tickets are available at the Hospital Cashier's Office, the Medical Center Bookstore, and the River Campus Parking Office. The Eastman School, MAG, and Bursar's Office carry theater tickets only. Discount cards/brochures are available at the River Campus Parking Office and the Conference and Events Office, Room 152, Administration Building. For further information, see the Employee Activities Program newsletter or call x5-7942.

ART

March 11, Viewpoints Lecture. Fred Wagner, multi-media educator in the Gallery's Creative Workshop, will speak on Cynthia Rubin's computer-generated print Remembering Home. Free with gallery admission. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 5:30 p.m.

March 11, Evening Tour of the Collection. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

March 14, Exhibition Tour. Highlights The Studio Museum in Harlem: 25 Years of African-American Art. Free with gallery admission. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 2 p.m.

March 16, Family Workshop. Prints and Rhythms: Printmaking. Elizabeth King Durand will lead an art class for adults and children ages 4 and up. Call 437-7720, x3056. Memorial Art Gallery, Creative Workshop, 1:30 p.m.

March 16, Exhibition Tour. Highlights The Studio Museum in Harlem: 25 Years of African-American Art. Free with gallery admission. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 2 p.m.

March 18, Viewpoints Lecture. O. Funmilayo Makarah will speak on Reflections on 25 Years of African-American Art. Free with gallery admission. Auditorium, 5:30 p.m.

March 18, Evening Tour of the Collection. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

March 18, Lecture. Michael Kelly Williams will speak about his work, which is featured in The Studio Museum in Harlem: 25 Years of African-American Art. Free with gallery Admission. Auditorium, 7:45 p.m.

March 21, Exhibition Tour. Highlights The Studio Museum in Harlem: 25 Years of African-American Art. Free with gallery admission. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 2 p.m.

March 21, MAGnificent Friday Family Night. Features light supper, music, hands-on art activity, and tours of the exhibition The Studio Museum in Harlem: 25 Years of African-American Art. $5 per person with supper, $1 without. Call 473-7720, x3027. Memorial Art Gallery, 5:30 p.m.

March 23, Exhibition Tour. Highlights The Studio Museum in Harlem: 25 Years of African-American Art. Free with gallery admission. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 2 p.m.

EXHIBITS

Through March 23, Through the Looking Glass: Wood Engravings by Barry Moser. This exhibition features original artwork of America's foremost wood engraver. It depicts characters of Lewis Carroll including Humpty Dumpty, the White Knight, and the Lion and the Unicorn, all featured in a new edition of this children's classic. Memorial Art Gallery.

Through April 6, The Studio Museum in Harlem: Twenty-Five Years of African-American Art. This exhibition focuses on African-American art between 1968 and 1993 and showcases the work of Romare Bearden, Ed Clark, Sam Gilliam, Betye Saar, and William T. Williams. The show was organized by the Studio Museum in Harlem to mark its 25th anniversary. Memorial Art Gallery.

Through May 18, The Painterly Print. This exhibition shows how 20th century printmakers have combined the dynamic elements of painting with the methodical techniques of lithography, serigraphy, and intaglio. Features works of Marc Chagall, Edvard Munch, Larry Rivers, and Helen Frankenthaler. Memorial Art Gallery.

Continuing, Henry David Thoreau Collection. This exhibition showcases a rare, complete, and extremely valuable collection of Thoreau's works, donated to the University of Rochester Libraries by Raymond R. Borst. It includes first editions of all Thoreau's writings and other materials. Department of Rare Books, Rush Rhees Library.

FILM

March 21, Ransom. Hoyt Hall, 7 and 9:45 p.m., 12:30 a.m. $2.75 Common Market, $3 at the door.

March 22, Daylight. Hoyt Hall, 7 and 9:45 p.m. Scream. 12:30 a.m. $2.75 Common Market, $3 at the door.

March 23, Citizen Ruth, 7 and 9:30 p.m., $2 at the door.

LECTURES

March 11, Employee Assistance Program Lunch Talk. Dyana Geremesz Hoffend, Bioenergetics Facilitator, will speak on Healing Hands: The New Science of Healing Through the Human Energy Field. Medical School, Room K-307, noon.

March 18, Employee Assistance Program Lunch Talk. Thomas Paul, Director, Adult Child and Codependency Center, will speak on Anger, Resentment, and Forgiveness. Medical School, Room K-307, noon.

MUSIC

March 16, Eastman School of Music Student Recital Series. Alberto Rodriguez, guitarist. Memorial Art Gallery, Auditorium, 3 p.m., free with Gallery admission.

March 16, Society for Chamber Music in Rochester. Jazzed about Chamber Music will feature RPO Pops conductor Jeff Tyzik and trumpeter Allen Vizzuti in a "crossover" program. Works by Kodaly, Brahms, and Dvorak. Preceded by preconcert talk with Tyzik. Call 385-4416 for tickets. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 8 p.m. (preconcert talk 7:30 p.m.).

March 18, Faculty Artist Recital. Thomas Schumacher, piano. Works by Clementi, Schumann, and Prokofiev. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

March 19, Eastman Computer Music Center Concert. Allan Schindler, director. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

March 21, Studio Orchestra. Broadway: The George Abbot Way. Call 222-5000. Eastman Theatre, 8 p.m.

March 23, Eastman-Ranlet Concert. The Ying Quartet, with faculty guest artist Nelita True, piano, will celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Kilbourn Hall's Opening Concert. Call 222-5000. Kilbourn Hall, 3 p.m.

March 24, Eastman School Symphony Orchestra Chamber Concert. Mark Gibson and David Deffloff, conductors, Pamela Frame, cello. Works by Haydn, Milhaud, and Torke. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

RELIGION

River Campus Interfaith Chapel

March 16, Roman Catholic Mass. Lower Level, 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.

March 17, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

March 18, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

March 19, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

March 20, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

March 21, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

March 23, Roman Catholic Palm Sunday Mass. Lower Level, 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.

March 24, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

Medical Center Interfaith Chapel

March 11, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 12, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 13, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 14, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 16, Protestant Worship (Interdenominational). 10:15 a.m.

March 16, Roman Catholic Mass. 11:15 a.m.

March 17, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 18, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 19, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 20, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 21, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 23, Protestant Worship (Interdenominational). 10:15 a.m.

March 23, Roman Catholic Mass. 11:15 a.m.

March 24, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

SCIENCE AND MEDICINE

March 13, Clinical Ethics Grand Rounds. David Lee will speak on A Patient Who Can't Let Go: Providing ICU Care When It Is Futile. Medical School, Room K-307, noon.

March 17, Biology Department Seminar. Thomas Eickbush will speak on Retrotransposition and Evolution of the R1 and R2 Elements of Arthropods. Room 473, Hutchison Hall, noon.

March 17, Astronomy/Astrophysics Seminar. Paul Green will speak on Blasts from the Past: Probing the Nuclei of Quasars. Room 372, Bausch & Lomb Hall, 4 p.m.

March 17, Department of Chemistry Physical Seminar. Yoshihito Watanabe will speak on Mechanism-Based Design of Peroxygenases--Alteration of Biological Functions of Myoglobin. Room 473, Hutchison Hall, 4:30 p.m.

March 17, Community Science Lecture. James M. Wilson will speak on The Potential of Human Gene Therapy. $6 general admission, $5 students/teachers. Call 275-8056 for more information. Eisenhart Auditorium, Rochester Museum and Science Center, 7 p.m.

March 17, Department of Chemistry Special Seminar. Shunichi Fukuzumi will speak on Catalysis of Metal Ions on Electron Transfer Reactions. Room 470, Hutchison Hall, 7:30 p.m.

March 19, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine Seminar. R. Lawrence VanHorn, MPH, MBA, Ph.D. will speak on The Impact of Physician Involvement in Managed Care on Efficient Use of Hospital Resources. Room 4-W301, Medical Center, 4 p.m.

March 19, Quantum Optics Seminar. Michael S. Chapman will speak on Quantum Information and Computation with Atoms and Photons in Cavity QED. Room 106, Bausch and Lomb Hall, 3:15 p.m.

March 20, MCAG Professional Development Brown Bag Lunch Series. Kellie Hernandez will speak on Career Decision Making for Graduate Level Women. Room 3-3235, Medical Center, noon.

March 21, Department of Chemistry Organic Seminar. Professor Jeffrey S. Moore will speak on Alkyne Building Blocks for Organic Nanostructures. Room 473, Hutchison Hall, 9:30 a.m.

March 21, Department of Physics and Astronomy Graduate Research Seminar. Prof. J. H. Eberly will speak on Quantum Control--Electron Packets, Photon Pistols, etc. Room 106, Bausch & Lomb Hall, 4 p.m.

March 24, Biology Department Seminar. Stephen Dewhurst will speak on T-Cell Tropic Human Herpes Viruses. Room 473 Hutchison Hall, noon.

March 24, Department of Chemistry Organic Seminar. Professor David Bluek will speak on Metal-Mediated Formation and Cleavage of Phosphorus-Carbon Bonds. Room 473, Hutchison Hall, 4:30 p.m.

THEATER

March 15, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. Rochester Children's Theater. Tickets $7 to $9, call 271-7870. Memorial Art Gallery, Cutler Ballroom, 2 p.m.

March 16, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. Rochester Children's Theater. Tickets $7 to $9, call 271-7870. Memorial Art Gallery, Cutler Ballroom, 2 p.m.

March 22, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. Rochester Children's Theater. Tickets $7 to $9, call 271-7870. Memorial Art Gallery, Cutler Ballroom, 2 p.m.

March 23, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. Rochester Children's Theater. Tickets $7 to $9, call 271-7870. Memorial Art Gallery, Cutler Ballroom, 2 p.m.

AND MORE

Strong Reruns. Across from Medical Center Post Office, open for sales Mon. 11 to 3 p.m.; Tues., noon to 3 p.m.; Wed. 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; Fri., 9 a.m. to noon. Leave donations anytime.

March 7, First Fridays at the Memorial Art Gallery. Enjoy live music, hors d'oeuvres, cash bar, and a chance to meet old and new friends. "Unmasked Friday" features music by Johnny Chaos. Call 473-7720. Memorial Art Gallery, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

March 20­23, Simcon XIX: Rochester's Largest Simulation Games Convention. Featuring tournaments of the popular card game Magic: The Gathering, as well as team and individual role-playing, board games, historical miniatures, and war games. Admission $10, $8 for college students with ID. Call x5-5911. Wilson Commons, Thursday, March 20, 6 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.; Friday, March 21 5 p.m. through Saturday night, March 22, 12:30 a.m.; Sunday, March 23, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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