INSIDE Chico State
0 October 11, 2001
Volume 32 Number 4
  A publication for the faculty, staff, administrators, and friends of California State University, Chico



Calendar of Events







Arts, Events, and Speakers

Thursday, Oct. 11

Anthropology Forum “Archeological Investigation of Emeryville Shell Mound” by Sean Dexter, URS. 4 pm, Ayres 120.

CAPE Forum “The Ethics of Stem Cell Research” by a panel of professors. 7 pm, PAC 134.

University Film Series Daven Gee presents a collection of short films in Not All Picket Fences Are White. 7:30 pm, Ayres 106.

Concert The Pharcyde, Souls of Mischief, Cali Agents, and Kutmasta Kurt. Tickets: $10–13. 8 pm, BMU Auditorium. t

Friday, Oct. 12

Workshop “Conducting a Child Custody Evaluation” by Philip Stahl, psychologist. Cost: $89-$114. For information, call x6105 or visit 8 am.

Chemistry Seminar “Hazardous Waste Minimization from Academic Laboratories at CSU, Chico” by Don Alger, Chemistry. 1 pm, Physical Science 202.

Biology Seminar “The New Frontier of Laser Vision Correction” by Benjamin Gilbert, M.D., Chico Eye Center. 4 pm, Holt 170; reception at 3:30 pm.

President’s Lecture Series Nobel Peace Prize winner Lech Walesa. Tickets: $15–25, $35 includes a reception following.
7:30 pm, Laxson. t

Saturday, Oct. 13

Concert Deep Banana Blackout and The Motet. Tickets: $8–11. 8 pm, BMU Auditorium. t

Sunday, Oct. 14

Music The Chamber Music Series features Masterworks. Tickets: $6–10. 2 pm, PAC 134. t

Revue This cabaret-style musical incorporates original Shakes-peare. Tickets: $10–22. 7:30 pm, Laxson. t

Tuesday, Oct. 16

World Food Day “World Food System: Serving All or Serving Some?” teleconference and speakers. 9 am, Meriam Library A.

International Forum “Exploring Nonviolent Alternatives to War” by a panel of professors. 4 pm, Ayres 120.

Speaker Anne Fadiman, author of “The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down.” Tickets: $5–10. 7:30 pm, Laxson. t

Concert The Jazz Mandolin Project with Jamie Masefield, Danton Boller, and Jon Fishman. Tickets: $8–15. 8 pm, BMU Auditorium. t

University Film Series Tales of the Gimli Hospital by Guy Maddin, Canada. 8 pm, Ayres 106.

Wednesday, Oct. 17

Tour Campus arboretum. 11 am, Kendall.

Concert Jeff Pershing. noon, Free Speech Area.

Thursday, Oct. 18

Anthropology Forum “After Columbine: Demonic Teens on the Internet, God’s Martyrs in the Headlines” by Sarah Pike, Religious Studies. 4 pm, Ayres 120.

Friday, Oct. 19

Workshop “Solving the Puzzle: Disability Awareness Training” by the Department of Rehabilitation. Cost: $5. 8 am, Chico Masonic Hall.s

Retired Faculty Meeting “Charles R. Darwin: Comments on a Life Fulfilled” by Charlie Urbanowicz, Anthropology. 3 pm, Kendall 103.

Biology Seminar “Mechanisms of Olfactory Imprinting in Salmon” by Gabby Nevitt, UC Davis. 4 pm, Holt 170; reception at 3:30 pm.

Music Banjo player Bela Fleck and bassist Edgar Meyer perform. Tickets: $14–24. 7:30 pm, Laxson. t

Theatre The Show Must Go On benefits the American Red Cross. Tickets: $10. t







Saturday, Oct. 20

Theatre The Show Must Go On benefits the American Red Cross. Tickets: $10. t

Monday, Oct. 22

Visiting Scholar Seth Wolitz, University of Texas, Austin, speaks on “Sholem Aleichem, the First ‘Fiddler on the Roof.’”
7:30 pm, Harlen Adams Theatre.

Tuesday, Oct. 23

International Forum “Globalization/Destabilization/Localization” by a panel of professors. 4 pm, Ayres 120.

Dinner A Japanese dinner prior to Taiko drumming. Tickets: $35, includes a ticket to the performance. 6 pm, Selvester’s Café. t

Taiko Drumming The Japanese troupe Wadaiko Yamato performs. Tickets: $10–22. 7:30 pm, Laxson. t

University Film Series Short films by Abigail Childs of Canyon Cinema in a program titled Is This What You Were Born For? 8 pm, Ayres 106.

Wednesday, Oct. 24

Workshop Accessibility hardware and software for the disabled are demonstrated. 10 am, Meriam Library 226.s

Open House Disability awareness at the Assistive Technology Center. 11 am, Meriam Library 121.s

Workshop “How to Make Web Pages Accessible for Vision-Impaired Users” for on-campus faculty and staff. Register at

CAPE Forum “Power Shuffle” presented with the Chico Peace and Justice Center and Beyond Violence Alliance. 7:30 pm, Trinity 100.

Thursday, Oct. 25

Concert Flight 180. noon, Free Speech Area.

CAPE and Anthropology Forum “Darwin Then and Now: Who Was Charles Darwin? The Legacy of an Evolutionary Biologist” by Charles Urbanowicz, Anthropology. 4 pm, Ayres 120.

History Lecture “The Last Famous Duel in South Carolina, 1880” by Bertram Wyatt-Brown in the inauguration of the Joanna Cowden Memorial Lecture Series. 7 pm, Harlen Adams Theatre. Reception follows in Trinity 100.

Writer’s Voice Fiction and creative nonfiction author Valerie Miner speaks. 7:30 pm, PAC 134.

Friday, Oct. 26

Chemistry Seminar “The Convergence at Equilibrium of Marcus Theory for Electrode Kinetics” by Tal Nahir, Chemistry. 1 pm, Physical Science 202.

Biology Seminar “New Insights into the Biology and Therapy of Childhood Cancer” by Bill Carroll, M.D., Mount Sinai/New York University schools of medicine. 4 pm, Holt 170; reception at 3:30 pm.

Saturday, Oct. 27

Concert The North State Symphony with Youth Concerto winner Jia-Mo Chen, cellist. Tickets: $10–18. 7:30 pm, Laxson. t

Wildcat Athletics

Volleyball—Acker Gym
Friday, Oct. 12 vs. CSU, Stanislaus; 7 pm
Saturday, Oct. 13 vs. CSU, Bakersfield; 7 pm

Soccer—Soccer Stadium
Saturday, Oct. 20 vs. San Francisco State; women’s 5:30 pm; men’s 7:30 pm
Tuesday, Oct. 23 vs. Sonoma State; men’s 7 pm
Wednesday, Oct. 24 vs. Sonoma State;

Academic Information

TRACS registration for Jan. intersession
Now–Dec. 5

TRACS course request period for spring 2002




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