INSIDE Chico State
0 May 16, 2002
Volume 32 Number 16
  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, May 16

Summer Resources Fair Local groups and agencies discuss classes for children of all ages. 11:30 am, Free Speech Area.

Anthropology Forum “The Lessons Learned from Tying Your Shoes” by Susan McPherson, Brian Childs, and Turhon Murad, Anthropology. 4 pm, Ayres 120.

Writers’ Voice Series Writers published in the spring issue of Watershed read their works. 7:30 pm, University Center 109.

Friday, May 17

Physics Seminar “Gravitation” by Jon Nay, Physics. 11 am, Physical Science 105.

Biology Symposium The program includes poster and award presentations followed by a barbecue. 1 pm, Holt 170; refreshments precede.

Chemistry Seminar “Supercrit-ical Fluid Extraction for Fun and Profit” by Cindy Phelps, Chemistry. 1 pm, Physical Science 202.

Mathematics Colloquium “The Statistical Paleontology of Charles Lyell and the Coupon Problem” by Thomas McCready and Neil Schwertman, Mathematics and Statistics. 4 pm, Holt 185.

Celebration of Student Achievement HFA honors outstanding students. 7 pm, PAC 134.

Saturday, May 18

Symphonic Band Music American Musical Dialogues. Tickets: $6­10. 7:30 pm, Harlen Adams Theatre.

Thursday, May 30

Retirement Reception Cheryl Armstrong and Tom Sawyer are honored. 2:30 pm, Alumni Glen.

Friday, May 31

Children’s Theatre Local student actors present Bugsy Malone, Jr., a wild and wacky musical. Tickets: $6­12. 7:30 pm, Laxson.


  Academic Information

Now­July 25

TRACS course request and advising fall 2002 and spring 2003

May 20–24

Final examination weeksee The Class Schedule

May 23–26


June 3–Aug. 23

Summer Sessionsee The Summer Session Bulletin

July 4

Independence Day—campus closed

July 17

Financial Aid Business Services authorization deadline

Aug. 1

Registration fee payment deadline

Aug. 5–Sept. 6

TRACS add/drop period—see The Class Schedule

Aug. 8

Financial aid deadline to clear holds

Aug. 26

Fall classes begin


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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