Arts, Events, and Speakers

Thursday-Sunday, Oct. 22-25

Theatre Terra Nova. Bill Johnson directs this poignant play of five English men's attempt to conquer the Antarctic in 1910. Tickets: $6-8. 7:30 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m., Harlen Adams.t

Thursday, October 22

Anthropology Forum Carolyn Heinz, Anthropology, will present "Representations of Chinese Civilization through Public Space." 4 p.m., Ayres 120.

Reception opening the exhibit "Rampant Inflation: The Sculpture of Pat Oleszko," by performance artist and guest of Gender AS Performance Conference. 5-7 p.m., University Art Gallery, Taylor.

Anna Deavere Smith
Theatre Anna Deavere Smith, actress, playwright, and professor, presents Snapshots: Glimpses of America in Change which explores the interconnections between race, community, character, and people in the L.A. riots. A reception in Trinity follows performance. Tickets: $15-18. 7:30 p.m., Laxson Auditorium.t

Friday, October 23

Biology Seminar "TMV-Derived Gene Expression Vectors for Commercial Production of Peptides, Proteins, and Other Biochemicals" by David McGee of Biosource Technologies, Inc., Vacaville. Lecture 4 p.m., Holt 170. Coffee precedes.

Friday-Sunday, Oct. 23-25

Fundraiser AVON's Breast Cancer 3-Day Walk: 3200 walkers supported by 600 volunteers have pledged support for funding breast cancer research and prevention. Funds will be distributed by the Avon Breast Health Access Fund through the National Alliance of Breast Cancer Organizations. Call 888-332-9286 for details.

Saturday, October 24

Conference Gender As Performance: Coco Fusco with Nao Bustamante in a performance open to the public. Donations accepted. 7:30-9 p.m., Wismer.

Rachel Rosenthal Company
Theatre Rachel Rosenthal Company presents Unexpurgated Virgin, a cross-gender/culture performance, which examines connections between sex, art, and the environment. Recommended for adults only. Tickets: $12-15. 7:30 p.m., Laxson Auditorium.t

Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 24-25

Outdoors Gold Lake Backpack. 8 a.m., Cost: $37-47.

Wednesday, October 28

Discussion Conversations on Diversity: "Women's Health Across Cultures: Changes and Challenges for the Next Decade," Becky Damazo. Sponosred by CMGS. Noon-1 p.m., BMU 110.

Thursday, October 29

Anthropology Forum "The Reality of a Fantasy: An Ethnography of a Fantasy Role-Playing Group", Kevin Weherly, instructor, Anthropology Department. 4 p.m., Ayres 120.

Event Lecture/Memorial Reception. "Italian Immigration in the East and West Coasts of the United States," by Paola Sensi-Isolani, St. Mary's College, Moraga. 6 p.m. Memorial honoring Maria S. Haynes, founder of Italian Studies, 7 p.m. Reception follows. Sponsors: ISAC, Sons of GKA, and Italian Studies. Public welcome. Trinity 100.

Friday, October 30

Event Eleventh Annual Pumpkin Drop. Come have a smashing good time as the the Society of Physics Students deomonstrate Gailileo's Law of Falling Bodies by dropping pumpkins from the top of south side Butte Hall. Noon.

Mathematics Colloquium "Grothendieck's `Child's Drawings'—Where Number Theory, Topology and Analysis Meet." Motohico Mulase, UC, Davis. Refreshments precede. Lecture 4 p.m., Holt 185.

Biology Seminar "Biochemical Pathway Engineering of Heme Biosynthesis in the Fungus, Aspergillus oryzae," Susan Elrod, San Luis Obispo. Lecture 4 p.m., Holt 170. Coffee precedes.

Halloween Carnival AS. Programming's 14th Annual Halloween Carnival for children of all ages. Adults are required to accompany small children. For information, call x6005. Admission free. 4-8 p.m., BMU.

Sunday, November 1

Flying Karamozov Brothers
Flying Karamozov Brothers: Sharps, Flats, and Accidentals is a mixture of music, magic, juggling, and dance. Offbeat sense of comedy aims to please. Tickets: $15. 2 p.m., Laxson Auditorium.t

Tuesday, November 3

Wellness Forum "Dreams: What Are They Telling You?" Maura Sullivan. 5-6 p.m. Siskiyou 120.

Wednesday, Novermber 4

Tour Arboretum/Campus Walking Tour conducted by Wes Dempsey, 342-2293. Meet at 11 a.m. in front of Kendall Hall.

Discussion Conversations on Diversity: Becky Damazo, Nursing, on "Women's Health Across Cultures: Changes and Challenges for the Next Decade." Sponsored by CMGS. Noon-1 p.m., BMU 110.

Wildcat Athletics

Volleyball—Acker Gym

Friday, Oct. 23 vs. Grand Canyon University; 7 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 24 vs. Cal Poly, Pomona; 2 p.m.

Soccer—University Soccer Stadium.

Friday, Oct. 23 Men's vs. Cal Poly, Pomona; 3 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 25 Men's vs. San Bernardino; 3 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 30 vs. Grand Canyon University; Women's 12:30 p.m.; Men's 3 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 1 vs. CSU, Los Angeles; Men's 12:30 p.m.; Women's 3 p.m.

Academic Informations

Now-Nov. 27

Restricted course add/drop period

Nov. 23-27

Thanksgiving vacation—no classes

Now-Dec. 2 1998

Spring 1999 TRACS course request period and January 1999 Intersession "real-time" registration period

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