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Events scheduled for Monday, March 24 (after 5 p.m.) through Monday, April 7 (before 5 p.m.)

ACTIVITIES PROGRAM

Discounts for these activities are available to all University staff and faculty through the Employee Activities Program. 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.

Alamo Rent-A-Car, 10 percent discount

Allied Van Line, Preferred Customer Status, 235-3500

Amerks, $9.50 Blue Action Pack Ticket

Anheuser-Busch Theme Parks (RARES), discount card

B.J.'s Wholesale card, pass with 5 percent surcharge

Bock Tours (RARES), 10 percent off selected tours, 244-7925

Bristol Mountain, several packages available, see distribution sites

Buckman's Car Wash Superseal, $6.25

Caesar's Pocono Resorts (RARES), 20 percent off midweek, 10 percent off weekend

Cellular One, University Plan, call Betsy Reddington at 732-7201

Choice Hotels, 10 percent discount

Citibank's Corporate Mortgage Program, call 334-1482/383-5300

Clarion Essex Park Hotel, University Rate, call 800-567-2233

Delta Sonic Ticket Packages, prices range from $3.75 - $32.50

ART

March 25, Viewpoints Lecture. Susan Schilling will speak on Marsden Hartley's 1940 painting Waterfall, Morse Pond. Free with gallery admission. Auditorium, Memorial Art Gallery, 5:30 p.m.

March 25, Evening Tour of the Collection. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

March 28, 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 30, 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.

April 1, Viewpoints Lecture. MAG Docent Libby Clay will speak on April Fooling Your Eyes: John Haberle's Torn in Transit. Free with gallery admission. Auditorium, 5:30 p.m.

April 1, Evening Tour of the Collection. Admission Desk, Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.

April 1, Archaeology Lecture. Nancy Ramage will give a slide lecture on Athens in England: Robert Adam and His Contemporaries. Free with gallery admission. Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

April 4, 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.

April 6, 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

April 1­July 6, Leagues Apart: The Men and Times of the Negro Baseball Leagues. This show is the story of the men of the old Negro Leagues. Included are 15 original pastels for the book of the same name by Lawrence Ritter, as well as uniforms, photographs, and other artifacts from an extensive collection of Red Wings memorabilia. 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 28, Star Trek: First Contact. Hoyt Hall, 7 and 9:45 p.m., 12:30 a.m. $2.75 Common Market, $3 at the door.

March 29, Angelic Double Feature: Michael and The Preacher's Wife. Hubbell, 7:30. $2.75 Common Market, $3 at the door.

March 30, Fargo, 7:30 and 9:45 p.m., $2 at the door.

April 4, Jerry Maguire, 7 and 10 p.m., 12:30 a.m., $2.75 Common Market, $3 at the door.

April 5, Hype! 7:30 and 9:45 p.m., The Usual Suspects, 12:30 a.m. $2.75 Common Market, $3 at the door.

April 6, Shine, 7:30 and 10 p.m., $2 at the door.

LECTURES

March 25, Brenda Meehan will discuss her book, Holy Women of Russia. Refreshments provided. River Campus Bookstore, noon.

March 25, Noon-Hour Health Bites. Susan Horwitz, M.S., will speak on Role Reversal: When Our Adult Children Suddenly Become the Decision Makers. Room K-307, Medical School, noon.

March 27, Department of Anthropology Lecture. Jane Guyer will speak on Thresholds and Conversions: The Social Life of Money in Africa. Room 2-162, Dewey Hall.

March 28, Department of Anthropology Colloquium. Conversions and Time Frames: Financial Institutions in the Open Economy. Room 441, Lattimore Hall, 2 p.m.

March 31, Department of Anthropology Colloquium. Time Frames and Assets: Reinterpreting Budget Studies. Room 441, Lattimore Hall, 1:30 p.m.

April 1, Department of Anthropology Colloquium. Assets, Formal and Informal: Another Look at Articulation. Room 441, Lattimore Hall, 1:30 p.m.

April 3, History Department Lecture. Marc Michel will speak on Sub-Saharan Africa in French Historiography, 1990-1996. Room 301, Schlegel Hall, 4 p.m.

MUSIC

March 25, Kilbourn Concert Series. Robert White, tenor; Russell Miller, piano. A program of 19th century European song and early 20th century American and English songs. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m. Call 222-5000 for tickets.

March 26, Eastman Chamber Jazz Ensemble. Michael Cain and Ralph Alessi, directors. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

March 27, Eastman Trombone Choir. John Marcellus, director. Eastman Theatre, 8 p.m.

March 27, Contemporary Percussion Ensemble. John Beck, director. Features Leisner's Battlefield Requiem for cello and percussion ensemble. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m.

March 29, World Music Series. Mick Moloney and Friends, Traditional Irish Music. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m. Call 222-5000 for tickets.

March 30, Eastman School of Music Student Recital Series. Anton Machleder, guitar, and Helen Pridmore, soprano. Memorial Art Gallery, Auditorium, 3 p.m.. Free with gallery admission.

March 30, Guest Artist Recital. Zakhar Bron, violin. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30 p.m.

March 31, What Makes It Great? The Samuel Adler Series. Ellen Koskoff, director of Eastman's gamelan Lila Muni, will speak on Community in Balinese Music and preview the group's April 19 World Music Series concert.

April 1, Kilbourn Concert Series. Madeleine Mitchell, violin; Barry Snyder, piano. Works by Elgar, Nyman, and Macmillan. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m. Call 222-5000 for tickets.

April 1, Genesee Early Music Society: A Consort of Viols. A program of 16th and 17th century English music for viola da gamba and voice. Christel Thielman, director. Free with gallery admission. Fountain Court, Memorial Art Gallery, 7 p.m.

April 2, Eastman Wind Ensemble. Donald Hunsberger, conductor. Works by Satie and Britten. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m. Call 222-5000 for tickets.

April 3, Eastman Chorale. 100th Anniversary of the Death of Johannes Brahms. William Weinert, conductor. Kilbourn Hall, 8 p.m. Call 222-5000 for tickets.

RELIGION

RIVER CAMPUS INTERFAITH CHAPEL

March 25, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

March 26, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

March 27, Roman Catholic Holy Thursday Mass. Lower Level, 8 p.m.

March 28, Roman Catholic Good Friday Service. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

March 29, Easter Vigil Mass. Upper Level, 8 p.m.

March 30, Easter Sunday Mass. Upper Level, 10 a.m.

March 30, Interdenominational Easter Worship Service, Upper Level, 3 p.m.

March 30, Protestant Chapel Easter Service, Upper Level, 5 p.m.

March 31, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

April 1, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

April 2, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

April 3, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

April 6, Roman Catholic Mass. Lower Level, 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.

April 6, Interdenominational Worship Service. Upper Level, 3 p.m.

April 6, Protestant Chapel Service. Upper Level, 5 p.m.

April 7, Roman Catholic Mass. Upper Level, 12:30 p.m.

MEDICAL CENTER INTERFAITH CHAPEL

March 25, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 26, Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 27, Holy Thursday Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

March 28, Good Friday Roman Catholic Mass. 12:30 p.m.

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

SCIENCE AND MEDICINE

March 26, Department of Chemistry Colloquium. Professor William Roush will speak on Applications of Allylmetal Reagents in Organic Synthesis; Total Synthesis of Streptovaricin D. Room 140, Hutchison Hall, 4:30 p.m.

March 28, Department of Chemistry Organic Seminar. Professor Eric Toone will speak on Thermodynamic Solvent Isotope Effects: Understanding Association in Aqueous Solution. Room 473, Hutchison Hall, 9:30 a.m.

March 31, Biology Department Seminar. Dr. Barry Hall will speak on Adaptive Mutation. Room 473, Hutchison Hall, noon.

March 31, Center for Nursing Science Research Exchange. L. Jones will speak on Fatigue and Cancer Treatment. Room 3-W301, Helen Wood Hall, 3:30 p.m.

March 31, Department of Chemistry Physical Seminar. Mark Lilichenko will speak on Resonance Raman Study of an Electron Donor-Acceptor Substituted Adamantane. Room 473, Hutchison Hall, 4:30 p.m.

April 2, Department of Community and Preventive Medicine Seminar. Derek Linton, Ph.D., will speak on Typhoid and Typhoid Vaccine During the First World War. Room 4-W301, Helen Wood Hall, 4 p.m.

April 7, Biology Department Seminar. Dr. John Lucchesi will speak on Dosage Compensation in Drosophila: A Window on the "Complex" World of Transcriptional Regulation. Room 473, Hutchison Hall, noon.

AND MORE

April 4, First Fridays at the Memorial Art Gallery. Enjoy live music, hors d'oeuvres, cash bar, and a chance to meet old and new friends. Tickets $5, call 473-7720. Memorial Art Gallery, 5 p.m.

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