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September 18 , 2003
 Out & About

Out & About

Thursday, Sept. 18
Alzheimer's Coffee Break
– The Dean of Arts Office will be hosting a coffee break in aid of the Alzheimer's Society at 10:30 a.m. in room A-4049. Administrative and academic staff from the Arts and Administration building are welcomed to attend. A donation box will be available for your loonies and toonies.

Film series – MUN Cinema Series continues with Respiro (Italy 2002), directed by Emanuele Crialese with Valeria Golino, Vincenzo Amato, Francesco Casisa, Veronica D'Agostino. All screenings are at 7 p.m. in Empire Studio 12 cinemas in the Avalon Mall. For more information, see www.mun.ca/film.

Movie – The movie Revolution OS is showing at 7:30 p.m. in room EN-2006. The film explores the human side of the open source and free software movements. For more, see www.slug.nf.net.

Friday, Sept. 19
Rhythm for the Soul – Rob Power and guests present an

Rob Power
Photo by Chris Hammond
Rob Power and guests present an evening of percussion works and improvisations Friday, Sept. 19, starting at 8 p.m. in the D. F. Cook Recital Hall, School of Music. Call the School of Music Concertline at 737-4455 for last minute information and reservations. For all your news and events information, see MUN Today at http://today.mun.ca.

evening of percussion works and improvisations starting at 8 p.m. in the D. F. Cook Recital Hall, School of Music. Call the School of Music Concertline at 737-4455 for last minute information and reservations.

Aikido demonstration – The MUN Aikido club will present a 30-minute demonstration of Aikido at 7:30 p.m. in the Combat Room, G-2001, Physical Education Bldg. For more on the club, see www.mun.ca/aikido.

Monday, Sept. 22
Harvey Lecture
– Sidney G. Tarrow, Cornell University, will deliver the Henrietta Harvey Lecture at 7:30 p.m. in the D. F. Cook Auditorium, school of Music. The lecture is titled Rooted Cosmopolitans: Transnational Activists in a World of States.

Tuesday, Sept. 23
Seminar
– Henrietta Harvey Lecturer Sidney G. Tarrow, Cornell University, will deliver a seminar at 3:30 p.m. in room SN-2033.

Literature reading – Poet, critic, teacher and editor Rhea Tregebov will read from her work at 4 p.m. in room SN-2102. Everyone welcome, admission is free.

Wednesday, Sept. 24
Final date for graduate students to withdraw from programs without incurring liability for tuition fees, fall semester

WAMUN reception – The Women's Association of Memorial University (WAMUN) will hold its fall reception on, at 8 p.m. in the University Club, 5th Floor Arts Building. All members and any women interested in learning more about the association are invited to attend. For further information, please call Karen Herzberg, 737-6568, or Gloria Small, 576-4433.

Thursday, Sept. 25
Lecture
– Rakefet Sela-Sheffy, Unit of Culture Research, Tel Aviv University, will present a talk titled What Makes One an Israeli? Everyday Negotiations of Identity Between Centre and Periphery, at 12:30-2 p.m. in room A-2073. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Film series – MUN Cinema Series continues with Spellbound (USA 2003) 95 min. Directed by Jeffrey Blitz with Harry Altman, Angela Arenivar, Ted Brigham and April DeGideo. All screenings are at 7 p.m. in Empire Studio 12 cinemas in the Avalon Mall. For more information, see www.mun.ca/film.

Lecture – The Newfoundland Historical Society lecture takes place at 8 p.m. in Hampton Hall, Marine Institute. Guest speaker Andrew Cook will speak on the topic The Sea is the Land's Edge Also: The British Admiralty's Newfoundland Survey in the 19th Century. Free parking, everyone is welcome.

Sunday, Sept. 28
Concert
– Festive Minor: A Tribute to Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker takes place at 8 p.m. in the D.F. Cook Recital Hall, MUN School of Music. A concert of old and new music celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Gerry Mulligan Quartet w/Chet Baker. All proceeds support the Don Wherry Scholarship fund ($5 suggested donation). Featuring MUN professor Paul Bendzsa (baritone sax), MUN Alumni Patrick Boyle (trumpet), and current MUN Music students Josh Ward (bass) and Brad Kilpatrick (drums).

Monday, Sept. 29
Career Fair 2003
– The Career Fair takes place 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Physical Education Building Gymnasium. For more information, see www.mun.ca/ccd/careerfair.

Thursday, Oct. 2
Angel lecture – The F. W. Angel Memorial Lecture 2003 takes

African White Pelicans, from the film Le Peuple Migrateur (Winged Migration).
Photo by Renan Marzin
African White Pelicans, from the film Le Peuple Migrateur (Winged Migration), the MUN Cinema Series offering on Oct. 2. For more on the Cinema Series, see www.mun.ca/film/.

place at 8 p.m. in the D. F. Cook Recital Hall, School of Music. James Burke, noted science historian and author, will speak on innovation and change.

Linux lecture – There is a presentation on the Gentoo Linux Distribution with demo at 7:30 p.m. in room EN-2022. For more, see www.slug.nf.net.

Film series – MUN Cinema Series continues with Winged Migration aka Le Peuple Migrateur. (France/Germany/
Italy/Spain 2003) 81 min. Documentary. Directed by Jacques Cluzaud, Michel Debats and Jacques Perrin. All screenings are at 7 p.m. in Empire Studio 12 cinemas in the Avalon Mall. For more information, see www.mun.ca/film.

 


 


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