INSIDE Chico State
0 February 14, 2002
Volume 32 Number 10
  A publication for the faculty, staff, administrators, and friends of California State University, Chico




From the President's Desk

Calendar of Events






Arts, Events, and Speakers

Thursday, Feb. 14

Anthropology Forum “Crossing the Border: The Creation of Myth in Buffalo Bill’s Wild West” by Sarah Blackstone, Humanities and Fine Arts. 4 pm, Ayres 120.

Valentine’s Day Dinner A holiday special served prior to Mele Hula. Tickets: $35, includes a ticket to the performance. 6 pm, Selvester’s Café.

Hawaiian Celebration Mele Hula performs music of the islands. Tickets: $10–22. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

University Film Series Good Men, Good Women by Hou Hsiao-Hsien, Taiwan. 7:30 pm, Ayres 106.

Friday, Feb. 15

Physics Seminar “Physics Education Research at CSU, Sacramento” by Lynn Tashiro, CSU, Sacramento. 11 am, Physical Science 105.

A.S. Presents Film Series Mississippi Burning. 8 pm, BMU 210. Tickets: students free, $2 general.

Latin Music The B-Side Players perform. 8 pm, BMU auditorium. Tickets: students free, $5 general.

Saturday, Feb. 16

North State Symphony The performance highlights Russia’s Romantic composers. Tickets: $10–18. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Sunday, Feb. 17

Activating the Medium Festival Visual and aural information is twisted into “sound art.” Tickets: $10–12. 7:30 pm, Wismer Theatre.

Tuesday, Feb. 19

Modern Dance Philadanco presents “Messages from the Heart.” Tickets: $10–22. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Guest Sociology Speaker Allan Johnson conducts two workshops: “Gender Issues in General Education Courses,” 9 am; “Incorporating Cultural Diversity into Courses Designated as ‘Ethnic,’” 2 pm, both in BMU 210. Register at x5249.

Thursday, Feb. 21

Anthropology Forum “Cotton, Cons, and Cops: Depression Desperados” by Joann Adams, Anthropology. 4 pm, Ayres 120.

Friday, Feb. 22

Physics Seminar “Nuclear Terrorism: How Real Is the Threat?” by Michael McGie, Physics. 11 am, Physical Science 105.

Retired Faculty Meeting Cindy Daley, Agriculture, discusses her calf cloning studies. 3 pm, Kendall 103.

Humanities Center Symposia Magda Mueller, Foreign Languages and Literatures. 3:30-5 pm, Trinity 126.

Brass Music Tuba soloist Patrick Sheridan performs with the CSU, Chico Low Brass Choir. Tickets: $6–12. 7:30 pm, PAC 134.

Chinese Music Melody of China explores a rich cultural heritage. Tickets: $8–15. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

A.S. Presents Film Series Clockwork Orange. 8 pm, BMU 210. Tickets: students free, $2 general.


Sunday, Feb. 24

Lute/Vocal Music The Chico Early Music Ensemble and guest lute player David Rogers perform music of Germany and Italy. Tickets: $6–10. 2 pm, PAC 134.

Tuesday, Feb. 26

African Percussion/Dance Ancient rituals and native costumes combine in WOFA! Tickets: $12–22. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Thursday, Feb. 28

Anthropology/CAPE Forums “Responding Ethically to Bioterrorism: Perspectives of a Microbiologist” by William Murray, San Jose State/Stanford. 4 pm, Ayres 120; 7 pm, Laxson.

Writers’ Voice Series Guest speaker is poet, fiction writer, and memoirist Rigoberto Gonzalez, author of So Often the Pitcher Goes to Water Until It Breaks and Other Fugitives and Other Strangers. 7:30 pm, University Center Lounge.

Friday, March 1

Physics Seminar “An Introduction to Curvature for Physicists” by Fred Boos, Physics. 11 am, Physical Science 105

Sunday, March 3

Museum of Anthropology
“Blossoms of Fire: Women from the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, Mexico” in the World Explorations series by Beverly Chiñas, professor emerita, Anthropology. 7 pm, Ayres 106.

A Cappella Men’s Choir The king’singers perform folk songs, madrigals, and more. Tickets: $10–22. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

A.S. Presents Film Series Bridget Jones’ Diary. 8 pm, BMU 210. Tickets: students free, $2 general.

Wildcat Athletics

Baseball—Nettleton Stadium

Friday, Feb. 15 vs. Western Oregon State; 3 pm

Saturday, Feb. 16 vs. Western Oregon State; noon

Sunday, Feb. 17 vs. Western Oregon State; noon

Saturday, Feb. 23 vs. UC Davis in a conference game; noon

Friday, March 1 vs. Sonoma State in a conference game;
2:30 pm

Sunday, March 3 vs. Sonoma State in a conference game; noon

Softball—University Field

Sunday, Feb. 17 vs. Humboldt State; noon

Friday, Feb. 22 vs. CSU, Bakersfield in a conference game; 1 pm

Saturday, Feb. 23 vs. CSU, Dominguez Hills in a conference game; 11 am

Basketball— Acker Gym

Friday, Feb. 22 vs. CSU, Bakersfield; women’s 6 pm; men’s 8 pm

Saturday, Feb. 23 vs. CSU, Stanislaus; women’s 6 pm; men’s 8 pm
Track and Field—Stadium

Saturday, Feb. 23 Cardinal-White and Gray Invitational;
10 am

Thursday, Feb. 28, and Friday, March 1 Chico Invitational multi-event competition; 11 am

Academic Information

Feb. 22

Census date—no adding, dropping classes without serious and compelling reason

Now–March 2
2002/2003 financial aid filing period


Calendar items for Inside Chico State should be submitted two weeks in advance of each publication date to Linda Moore at

A more complete calendar of campus events can be found at eventsandcalendars.html.

If you have any questions, contact Kathleen McPartland at x4260.


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