INSIDE Chico State
0 September 12, 2002
Volume 33 Number
  A publication for the faculty, staff, administrators, and friends of California State University, Chico






Briefly Noted

New Appointments

In The News





Arts Events, and Speakers

Thursday, Sept. 12.

Japanese Tea Ceremony Workshop 2 pm, University Art Gallery, Taylor.

CAPE Forum A panel discusses "'Fast Food' and 'Slow Food': Lifestyle Decisions About What We Eat." 7 pm, PAC 134.

Fast Food Nation
Book Cover: Fast Food Nation

Jack Rawlins Environmental Literacy Lecture "The Nature of Design: Ecology, Culture, and Human Intention" by David Orr, Oberlin College. 7 pm, BMU auditorium.

New Bluegrass Concert Nickel Creek gives an eclectic acoustic performance. Tickets: $12 - 24. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Writers' Voice Poet Lynne Knight, speaks. 7:30 pm, University Center

University Film Series The Lisbon Story, Orson Wells, 1968. 8 pm, Ayres 106.

Friday, Sept. 13

Retired Faculty Meeting Fall social. 11:30 am, Marie Callender's, Chico Mall.

Jack Rawlins Lecture/Biology Seminar "Education and the Making of a World That Works" by David Orr. 4 pm, Holt 170; refreshments precede.

Saturday, Sept. 14

North State Symphony Violin virtuoso Annaliesa Place joins the symphony in a performance of The Comic. Tickets: $11 - 20. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Wednesday, Sept. 18

Art Lecture "New Asian Art Museum in San Francisco" by Jo Anne Erickson. 7 pm, Humanities Center, Trinity.

Concert The Banana Slug String Band performs. Tickets: $8 - 15. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Wednesday-Thursday, Sept. 18-19

Book Sale Friends of the Meriam Library. 9 am, Library breezeway.

Thursday, Sept. 19

University Film Series Voyage to the Beginning of the World, Wim Wenders, 1994. 8 pm, Ayres 106.

Thursday, Sept. 19 - Friday, Sept. 20

CELT Conference The eighth annual conference features Outstanding Teacher Award recipient Carol Huston, Nursing, speaking on "Quality Health Care in an Era of Diminished Resources: Challenges and Opportunities." Sept. 20, 1 pm, PAC 134.

Friday, Sept. 20

Art Forum "Diversity in Art: Possibilities of Integrating Art Exhibitions." 11 am, Meriam Library, Studio A.

Biology Seminar "Soil Transect of Northern Butte County" by Andrew Conlin, U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resource Conservation Service. 4 pm, Holt 170; refreshments precede.

Christopher O'Riley
Christopher O'Riley

Piano Concert NPR's Christopher O'Riley performs. Tickets: $8 - 18; $28 includes reception in Trinity 126 at 6 pm. 7:30 pm, Laxson.

Saturday, Sept. 21

Choral Concert Northern California high school honors groups present Listen to the Future. 7:30 pm, Harlen Adams Theatre.

Sunday, Sept. 22

Concours d'Elegance The show features historical automobiles and vintage motorcycles and farm machinery. Tickets: $6 - 8; under 12 free with adult. 11 am, Kendall lawn.



Thursday, Sept. 26

CAPE Forum A panel discusses "Fast Food and Safety." 7 pm, PAC 134.

Jazz Concert Béla Fleck and the Flecktones perform acoustic jazz. Tickets: $12 - 24. 7:30 pm, Laxson.t

Béla Fleck and the Flecktones
Béla Fleck and the Flecktones

Writers' Voice Poet Peggy Shumaker speaks. 7:30 pm, University Center.

University Film Series Identification of a Woman, Michelangelo Antonioni, 1982. 8 pm, Ayres 106.

Friday, Sept. 27

Humanities Center Symposium "Mystery and Memory" by Jason Tannen, Art and Art History. 3 pm, Trinity 126.

Biology Seminar "The Microbial Diversity Challenge" by Tamas Tarok, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. 4 pm, Holt 170; refreshments precede.

Saturday, Sept. 28

Scour and Devour A.S. Recycling holds the annual campus and community clean-up day. Call x6411. 9 am, Kendall lawn.

Sunday, Sept. 29

Concert The Chico Early Music Ensemble, joined by Delices de la Muse, performs French Baroque Dance! Tickets: $6 - 12. 2 pm, PAC 134.t

Wildcat Athletics

Soccer -- Soccer Stadium

Saturday, Sept. 14 vs. Sonoma State in a conference game; women's 5 pm; men's 7:30 pm

Friday, Sept. 27 vs. Central Washington; women's 7:30 pm

Volleyball -- Acker Gym

Friday. Sept. 13 vs. Cal Poly Pomona in a conference game; 7 pm

Saturday, Sept. 14 vs. CSU, San Bernardino in a conference game; 7 pm

Academic Information

Sept. 20

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

Now - Dec. 4

TRACS Course Request and Advising Period for spring 2003 -- see The Class Schedule.


Images of Amami Islands Photographs depicting the people and region of Amami-Ohshima, Japan, by Makoto Koshima. Now - Sept. 26. M - F, 8 am - 5 pm. Humanities Center, Trinity.

Béla Fleck and the Flecktones

ty Culture in Japan: Kimonos from Amami Islands Silk kimonos from the Amami-Ohshima region of Japan, curated by Masami Toku, Art and Art History. Now - Sept. 26. M - F, 8 am - 5 pm; SA - SU, noon - 4 pm. University Art Gallery, Taylor.

Fabric of Life: Kimonos in Japanese and Contemporary Prints Prints focusing on the kimono as a cultural and aesthetic element, curated by Susan Yonts, UC Davis graduate student in art history. Now - Sept. 30. M - F, 11 am - 4 pm. Janet Turner Print Gallery, 2nd floor Laxson.

Shaping Lives: The Stories Human Hands Tell Entries in the 18th annual American Visions Photography Competition show the connection between artistic creations and the people who make them. Now - Oct. 11. TU - SA, 10 am - 3 pm, Museum of Anthropology, 3rd floor Langdon.


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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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