INSIDE Chico State
0 October 5, 2000
Volume 31 Number 4
  A publication for the faculty, staff, administrators, and friends of California State University, Chico





Calendar of Events






Arts, Events, and Speakers

Thursday, October 5

"Dealing with California's New Multiethnic Reality" by Sacramento Bee reporter Stephen Magagnini. 6 pm, Ayers 106.

Friday, October 6

Biology Seminar
"In situ Bio-remediation of Solvent Contaminated Sites with Gaseous Nutrient Injection" by Terry Hazen, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. 3 pm, Holt 170; refreshments 2:30 pm.

Burning Spear performs. Tickets: $10-12. Call x6005. 7 pm, Rose Garden.

Percussion Performance
Les Tambours du Bronx com- bine rhythms with chants and lights. Tickets: $12-20. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Sunday, October 8

The Faculty Chamber Music Series features Mozart. Tickets: $10-12. 2 pm, PAC 134.

President's Lecture
Mikhail Gorbachev. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Monday, October 9

Visiting Scholar Lectures
"'The Portage, a Place in Time': Telling Old and New Tales about the Past" by William Cronon, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Book signing follows. 9:30 am, Trinity 100. "Humanist Environmentalism: A Manifesto." 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Tuesday, October 10

International Forum
"Economic Development and Conservation of Natural Capital in Eastern Europe" by Angheluta Vadineanu, University of Bucharest, and Peter Gross, Journalism. 4 pm, Ayres 120.

Cabaret Theatre
Jerry's Girls features tunes from Jerry Herman's hit shows. Tickets: $16-20. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Thursday, October 12

Guest Lecturer
"The Alphabet Versus the Goddess: The Conflict between Word and Image" by Author Leonard Shlain. 9:30 am, faculty seminar, University Center. Reservations, x6568. 7 pm, PAC 134.

Conversation on Diversity
"Blacks and the 2000 Presidential Election" by George B.N. Ayittey, American University, and Duchess Harris, Macalester College. 4 pm, Ayers 120.

Angelite, Bulgarian women's choir. Tickets: $12-20. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Friday, October 13

Visiting Scholar Lecture
"The Causes of Conflict and the Promotion of Durable Peace and Sustainable Development in Africa" by George B.N. Ayittey, American University, 1 pm, PAC 134.

Chemistry Seminar
"The Ins and Outs of Building and Improving a General Chemistry Book" by Steve Gammon, University of Idaho. 1 pm, Physical Science.

Biology Seminar
"High Density Lipoprotein: The Magic Macromolecule and How It Works Its Wonders" by Trudy Forte, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. 3 pm, Holt 170; refreshments 2:30 pm.

Mathematics Colloquium
"Non- invertible Knots Exist" by Thomas Mattman, Mathematics. 4 pm, Holt 185.

Saturday, October 14

A.S. Dance
Midnight Madness Slam Jam Dance. Free. 7 pm, Recreation Hall. Call x6005.

The Trinity Irish Dance Company of Chicago. Tickets: $12-20. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Trinity Irish Dance Company
Trinity Irish Dance Company

Homecoming Concert
Students from Theatre Arts and Music Departments. Free and open to the public. 7:30 pm, PAC 134.

Monday, October 16

World Food Day 2000 Teleconference on basic hunger and poverty issues. Three local speakers afterward. 9 am, Studio A, Meriam Library basement.

Tuesday, October 17

USC sociology Professor Michael Messner, "Sports, Violence and Masculinity." 6 pm, Ayres 120.

International Forum
"Women's Welfare Internationally" by Jacque Chase, Bonnie Hallman, Geography and Planning, and Pam Brown, Sociology and Social Work. 4 pm, Ayres 120.

Luma: Theatre of Lights
Luma: Theatre of Lights

Luma: Theatre of Lights. Tickets: $12. 7:30 pm, Laxson.




Wednesday, October 18

Noon Concert
Witch Doctas, local poets. Free. noon, free speech area.

Wellness Center Forum
"Nutrition Implications of Vegetarianism" by Deborah Bellis, Biological Sciences. 4 pm, Glenn 225.

A Midsummer Night's Dream. Tickets: $6-10. 7:30 pm, Harlen Adams Theatre.

Thursday, October 19

Humanities Center Symposium
Kyle Wiley Pickett, Chico Symphony Orchestra conductor. 7 pm, Trinity 100. t

A Midsummer Night's Dream. Tickets: $6-10. 7:30 pm, Harlen Adams Theatre.

Friday, October 20

Retired Faculty Meeting
Guest speaker Glenn Kendall. 11:30 am, Kendall 103.

Chemistry Seminar
"Conducting Polymers: Fundamental Principles and New Device Technologies" by Mark Lonergan, University of Oregon. 1 pm, Physical Science.

Biology Seminar
"Expression Cloning and Characterization of the Diphtheria Toxin Receptor" by Leon Eidels, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. 3 pm, Holt 170; refreshments 2:30 pm.

Mathematics Colloquium
"Distributed Simulation Architecture" by John Zenor, Com- puter Science. 4 pm, Holt 185.

A Midsummer Night's Dream. Tickets: $6-10. 7:30 pm, Harlen Adams Theatre. t

Saturday, October 21

Agriculture Festival
College of Agriculture hosts Fall Festival 2000 with farm tours, wine and cheese tasting, dinner, and dancing. Tickets: $5-15. 4 pm, University Farm. Call x6343 or x4597.

A Midsummer Night's Dream. Tickets: $6-10. 7:30 pm, Harlen Adams Theatre.

Sunday, October 22

A Midsummer Night's Dream. Tickets: $6-10. 2 pm, Harlen Adams Theatre.

Trio Voronezh
Trio Voronezh

Trio Voronezh performs classical, folk, and contemporary music on traditional Russian folk instruments. Tickets: $10-16. 7:30 pm, Laxson.


Wildcat Athletics s

Soccer -- Soccer Stadium

Tuesday, October 10 vs. Seattle Pacific; men's 7 pm.

Thursday, October 12 vs. CSU, Los Angeles; women's 5 pm; men's 7 pm.

Saturday, October 14 vs. CSU, Dominguez Hills; women's 12:30 pm; men's 3 pm.

Sunday, October 15 vs. Chico Rooks; men's 7 pm.

Wednesday, October 18 vs. Patten College; women's 1 pm.

Saturday, October 21 vs. UC, Davis; women's 5 pm; men's 7 pm.

Volleyball -- Shurmer Gym

Friday, October 6 vs. CSU, Los Angeles, 7 pm.

Saturday, October 7 vs. CSU, Dominguez Hills, 7 pm.

Friday, October 13 vs. UC, San Diego; 7 pm.


Academic Information

Friday, October 6
Intersession Special Session proposal deadline

Now - November 29
TRACS registration for January intersession

Now - November 29
TRACS course request and advising for Spring 2001

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