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University Events

"University Events" lists a portion of the activities taking place Oct. 25-Nov. 8 at Washington University. Visit the Web for expanded calendars for the Danforth Campus (webevent.wustl.edu) and the School of Medicine (medschool.wustl.edu/calendars.html).

Exhibits

"Carmen Colangelo: Prints." A body of work by Carmen Colangelo, dean of the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts and the E. Desmond Lee Professor for Collaboration in the Arts. Through February. Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, 520 S. Euclid Ave., Lvl. 2.

Lectures

Thursday, Oct. 25

Noon. Genetics Seminar. "Genomic Imprinting and Genetic Maternal Effects on Growth and Adult Body Composition in Mice." James M. Cheverud, prof. of anatomy. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Rm. 823. 362-2139.

Noon. Mallinckrodt Inst. of Radiology Lecture. Annual Wendell G. Scott Memorial Lecture. "New Horizons for Imaging in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease." Mark A. Mintun, prof. of radiology, psychiatry and bioengineering. Scarpellino Aud., 510 S. Kingshighway Blvd. 362-2866.

3 p.m. Physics Seminar. "Massive Long-Lived Stable Particles and Quirks: Signatures From Cosmology, LHC and Elsewhere." Shmuel Nussinov, prof., Tel Aviv U. (2:30 p.m. coffee.) Compton Hall, Rm. 241. 935-6276.

4 p.m. History Colloquium. "Why Were the Templars Arrested in 1307?" Malcolm Barber, prof. of medieval European history, U. of Reading, United Kingdom. (Reception follows.) Duncker Hall, Rm. 201, Hurst Lounge. 935-5450.

4 p.m. Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Seminar Series. "For Whom the Bells Toll: A Network of Circadian Clocks in the Mammalian Brain." Erik D. Herzog, assoc. prof. of biology. Maternity Bldg., Rm. 725. 362-3315.

4 p.m. Romance Languages & Literatures Lecture. "Loma y Machete: The Symbolism of Race in Cuba Today." Pedro Perez-Sarduy, assoc. fellow, Caribbean Studies Centre, London. Lab Sciences Bldg., Rm. 300. 935-5175.

7 p.m. School of Medicine CME Course. Mini-Medical School III. Cost: $125. (Continues weekly through Nov. 15.) Eric P. Newman Education Center. To register: 362-6585.

8 p.m. The Writing Program Fall Reading Series. Susan Wheeler, author, will read from her poetry. Duncker Hall, Room 201, Hurst Lounge. 935-7130.

Friday, Oct. 26

11 a.m. Boeing Center for Technology, Information and Manufacturing Operations and Manufacturing Management Seminar. "Advance Selling With Limited Capacity and Customers' Dependent Valuations." Roman Kapuscinski, assoc. prof. of operations & management science, U. of Mich. Simon Hall, Rm. 241. 935-5577.

11 a.m. Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering Seminar Series. "Profiling Interaction Between Biological Systems and Nanomaterials." Fanqing (Frank) Chen, Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory. Lopata Hall, Rm. 101. 935-5548.

1 p.m. Spotlight on Women in Medicine and Science. (Reception follows.) Farrell Learning & Teaching Center, Holden Aud. 747-0808.

4 p.m. Dept. of Music Lecture Series. "Opera in the Twenty-First Century." Charles Mackay, Opera Theatre of Saint Louis. Music Classroom Bldg., Rm. 102. 935-4841.

Monday, Oct. 29

2 p.m. Drug Epidemiology Seminar Series. "Genetic Analysis of the Roles of Central Serotonergic Neurons in Opioid Analgesia, Tolerance and Morphine Reward." Zhou-Feng Chen, assoc. prof. of anesthesiology, psychiatry & molecular biology. Farrell Learning & Teaching Center, Rm. 214 A&B. 286-2261.

4 p.m. Chemistry Seminar. "Tracking Conformational Change in Membrane Proteins — Monte Carlo Normal Mode Following." Peter Jordan, prof. of chemistry, Brandeis U. McMillen Lab., Rm. 311. 935-6530.

4 p.m. I-CARES Seminar. "Grand Scientific Challenges for Energy." Michelle V. Buchanan, assoc. laboratory dir., Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Co-sponsored by the Dept. of Chemistry. Rebstock Hall, Rm. 215. 721-8866.

4 p.m. Immunology Research Seminar Series. "Life is Tenuous, T cell Expansion is Regulated by Apoptosis and Necrosis." Stephen M. Hedrick, prof. of cellular & molecular medicine, U. of Calif., San Diego. Farrell Learning & Teaching Center, Connor Aud. 362-2763.

4 p.m. Physics Seminar. "Superconductivity Under Extreme Compression." James Hamlin, dissertation fellow. (3:45 p.m. coffee.) Compton Hall, Rm. 241. 935-6276.

4 p.m. Romance Languages & Literatures Lecture. "Putting Flesh Onto Women's Bones: Fiction and the Female in Renaissance History." Sarah Dunant, novelist. (Reception follows.) Women's Building Formal Lounge. 935-5175.

5:30 p.m. Cardiac Bioelectricity & Arrhythmia Center Seminar. "Biologic Membranes and Cardiac Bioelectricity" Richard W. Gross, prof. of medicine, chemistry, molecular biology & pharmacology. (5 p.m. reception.) Whitaker Hall, Rm. 218. 935-7887.

Tuesday, Oct. 30

8 a.m. I-CARES Seminar. "Setting America Free From its Oil Dependence." Gal Luft, exec. dir., Inst. for the Analysis of Global Security. Co-sponsored by The American Jewish Committee. Anheuser-Busch Hall, Rm. 310. 721-8866.

8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Center for the Application of Information Technology Workshop. "IT as a Service Organization." (Continues 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 31.) Cost: $1,210, reduced fees available for CAIT member organizations. CAIT, 5 N. Jackson Ave. 935-4444.

Noon. Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series. "Infections, Innate Immunity and the Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome." John Atkinson, prof. of internal medicine. Cori Aud., 4565 McKinley Ave. 362-1514.

8 p.m. The Writing Program Fall Reading Series. Susan Wheeler, author, lectures on the craft of poetry. Duncker Hall, Room 201, Hurst Lounge. 935-7130.

Wednesday, Oct. 31

4 p.m. Assembly Series. "BECOME Activists: Building Effective Campus Organizations and Maintaining Excellence." Jeff Johnson, social activist. Graham Chapel. 935-5285.

4 p.m. Physics Colloquium. "The Uncanny Physics of Superhero Comic Books." James Kakalios, prof. of physics & astronomy, U. of Minn. (3:30 p.m. coffee, Compton Hall, Rm. 245.) Crow Hall, Rm. 204. 935-6276.

Thursday, Nov. 1

Noon. Genetics Seminar. "Eat, Drink and Be(e) Social: Feeding-Related Molecular Pathways and Division of Labor in Honey Bee Colonies." Gene E. Robinson, prof. of entomology, U. of Ill. at Urbana-Champaign. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Rm. 823. 362-2139.

3 p.m. Physics Seminar. "Applications of Green's Function Theory to Nuclei and Atoms." Carlo Barbieri, GSI, Darmstadt, Germany. (2:30 p.m. coffee.) Compton Hall, Rm. 241. 935-6276.

4 p.m. Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Seminar Series. "The Role of Type I Interferons in Ocular Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 Infection." Daniel J. Carr, assoc. prof. of ophthalmology, The U. of Okla. Health Sciences Center. Maternity Bldg., Rm. 725. 362-3315.

6 p.m. East Asian Studies Lecture. Annual Nelson I. Wu Memorial Lecture on Asian Art and Culture. "Cultural Memory and Regional Pride in China's Western Gardens." Jerome Silbergeld, prof. of Chinese art, Princeton U. (Reception follows.) Saint Louis Art Museum Aud., 1 Fine Arts Drive. 935-4448.

Friday, Nov. 2

8:30 a.m.-4:20 p.m. Neurology CME Course. "Pediatric Neurotherapeutics." (Continues 8:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m. Nov. 3.) Cost: $225. Eric P. Newman Education Center. For information and to register: 362-6891.

11 a.m. Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering Seminar Series. Carlos Salvador, CANMET Energy Technology Centre-Ottawa. Lopata Hall, Rm. 101. 935-5548.

Noon. Cell Biology & Physiology Seminar. "Signal Termination: PHLiPPing the Switch in Akt and Protein Kinase C Signaling." Alexandra C. Newton, prof. of pharmacology, U. of Calif., San Diego. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Rm. 426. 362-6630.

5 p.m. Arts Forum. "Federico Barocci: Defining an Exhibition." Judith Mann, curator, Saint Louis Art Museum. Kemper Art Museum, Rm. 103. 935-4523.

Monday, Nov. 5

11:45 a.m. Infectious Diseases Lecture. "Emerging Therapies for HIV Infection." Daniel Kuritzkes, prof. of medicine, Harvard Medical School. Barnes-Jewish Hosp. Bldg., East Pavilion Aud. 454-8276.

Noon. Work, Families and Public Policy Brown Bag Seminar Series. "Dare to Diversify: Why Buying Stock on Leverage When You're Young Can Reduce Risk (and Double Your Retirement Savings.)" Ian Ayres, prof., Yale Law School. Eliot Hall, Rm. 300. 935-4918.

Tuesday, Nov. 6

9:30 a.m. University Libraries Workshop. "Digital Basics Workshop." Cost: $125 for non-members; $100 for AMIA members. Olin Library, Rm. 142.

Noon. Molecular Microbiology & Microbial Pathogenesis Seminar Series. "Mechanistic Correlates of Antibody-Mediated Protection Against Flavivirus." Daved Fremont, assoc. prof. of pathology & immunology. Cori Aud., 4565 McKinley Ave. 362-8873.

Noon. Program in Physical Therapy Research Seminar. "Injury or Adaptation: Appropriate Levels of Physical Stress on the Neuropathic Foot." Michael Mueller, assoc. prof. of physical therapy. 4444 Forest Park Blvd., Lower Lvl., Rm. B108. 286-1404.

4 p.m. Assembly Series. "Getting a Grip: Clarity, Creativity and Courage in a World Gone Mad." Frances Moore Lappe, author. Graham Chapel. 935-5285.

5:30 p.m. Biophysical Evenings Seminar. "A Synthetic System for Deciphering Cis-Regulatory Interactions." Barak Cohen, asst. prof. of genetics. Cori Aud., 4565 McKinley Ave. 362-4152.

Wednesday, Nov. 7

8:30 a.m. Social Work Professional Development Program. "Veterans Social Work: R&R: Research and Resources for Veterans." Monica Matthieu, research asst. prof. For cost, location and information: 935-7573.

4 p.m. Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics Seminar. "Formin' Actin Filaments for Cell Division." David Kovar, asst. prof. of molecular genetics & cell biology, U. of Chicago. Cori Aud., 4565 McKinley Ave. 362-4152.

4 p.m. Germanic Languages and Literatures Lecture. "The Jewish Women of Ravensbrück Concentration Camp." Rochelle G. Saidel, founder, Remember the Women Inst. Co-sponsored by Jewish, Islamic and Near Eastern Studies. Eads Hall, Rm. 215. 935-8567.

Thursday, Nov. 8

Noon. Genetics Seminar. "A Family of Mechanosensitive Ion Channels in Arabidopsis." Elizabeth Haswell, asst. prof. of biology. McDonnell Medical Sciences Bldg., Rm. 823. 362-2139.

4 p.m. History Colloquium. "Women's Identity, Women's Politics: Some Reflections on Twentieth Century U.S. Feminism." Linda Nicholson, prof. of women's studies. (Reception follows.) Duncker Hall, Rm. 201, Hurst Lounge. 935-5450.

4 p.m. Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Seminar Series. "Shuttling G Protein Signaling Regulators in the Nervous System." Kendall J. Blumer, prof. of cell biology & physiology. Maternity Bldg., Rm. 725. 362-3315.

8 p.m. The Writing Program Fall Reading Series. Thomas Sayers Ellis, author, will read from his poetry. Duncker Hall, Room 201, Hurst Lounge. 935-7130.

Music

Thursday, Oct. 25

8 p.m. Jazz at Holmes. Reggie Thomas, piano. Ridgley Hall, Holmes Lounge. 935-4841.

Sunday, Oct. 28

7 p.m. Piano Extravaganza. E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Trinity Ave. 935-4841.

Thursday, Nov. 1

8 p.m. Jazz at Holmes. Steve Schenkel, guitar. Ridgley Hall, Holmes Lounge. 935-4841.

Thursday, Nov. 8

8 p.m. Jazz at Holmes. Wolfgang Seligo, piano. Ridgley Hall, Holmes Lounge. 935-4841.

On Stage

Friday, Oct. 26

8 p.m. OVATIONS! Series. "Completely Hollywood (abridged)." (Also 8 p.m. Oct. 27.) Cost: $30, $25 for seniors, WUSTL faculty & staff, $18 for students & children. Edison Theatre. 935-6543.

Friday, Nov. 2

8 p.m. OVATIONS! Series. "Nikolais Dance Theatre." (Also 8 p.m. Nov. 3.) Cost: $30, $25 for seniors, WUSTL faculty & staff, $18 for students & children. Edison Theatre. 935-6543.

Sports

Friday, Oct. 26

3 p.m. Volleyball vs. Peru State U. BEARS Classic. Athletic Complex. 935-4705.

5:30 p.m. Men's Soccer vs. U. of Rochester. Francis Field. 935-4705.

7:30 p.m. Volleyball vs. Principia College. BEARS Classic. Athletic Complex. 935-4705.

7:30 p.m. Women's Soccer vs. U. of Rochester. Francis Field. 935-4705.

Saturday, Oct. 27

10 a.m. Volleyball vs. Adrian College. BEARS Classic. Athletic Complex. 935-4705.

1 p.m. Swimming & diving vs. DePauw U. Millstone Pool. 935-4705.

2:30 p.m. Volleyball vs. Webster U. BEARS Classic. Athletic Complex. 935-4705.

Sunday, Oct. 28

11 a.m. Men's Soccer vs. Case Western Reserve U. Francis Field. 935-4705.

1:30 p.m. Women's Soccer vs. Case Western Reserve U. Francis Field. 935-4705.

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