The University Record, December 4, 2000

Calendar

The Record Calendar lists events submitted by University-
sponsored groups and organizations and student groups recognized by the
Michigan Student Assembly. Items must be submitted in writing to The
University Record
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e-mail, urecord@umich.edu by 5 p.m. Tuesday six, days prior to publication.
Asterisk (*) denotes events to which admission is charged.


  • Activities
  • Arts and Entertainment
  • IT Education Services
  • HRD
  • Lectures/Discussions
  • Meetings
  • Miscellaneous
  • Sports
  • Workshops/Seminars
  • Yost Ice Arena
  • Regular Meetings
  • Services
  • Exhibitions
  • Activities

    Monday, December 4

    Nursing Hist Society—Potluck & Oral History Prgm, 5-7:30 pm, Rm 1334, 400 N. Ingalls Bldg, (734) 434-0266.

    *Hillel—Israeli Dancing, 7:30-10 pm, Hillel, (734) 769-0500.

    Tuesday, December 5

    Hillel—Pizza & Parsha, 6-7:15 pm, Hillel, (734) 769-0500.

    Thursday, December 7

    Hillel—Mishmar, 10 pm, 1335 Hill St, (734) 769-0500.

    Gifts of Art—T Clark, Snowflake Cutting Demo (Bring scissors), noon-2 pm, Fl 1, Taubman Lobby, (734) 936-7634.

    Saturday, December 9

    Exhibit Museum—Dinosaur Exhibitions Tour, 2 pm;

    *Seasons of Light, 12:30 pm & 2:30 pm;

    *Diamond in the Sky, 11:30 am, 1:30 pm & 3:30 pm; Planetarium; (734) 764-0478.

    Sunday, December 10

    Exhibit Museum—Dinosaur Exhibitions Tour, 2 pm;

    *Seasons of Light, 2:30 pm;

    *Diamond in the Sky, 1:30 pm & 3:30 pm; Planetarium; (734) 764-0478.

    Monday, December 11

    *Hillel—Israeli Dancing, 7:30-10 pm, Hillel, (734) 769-0500.

    Tuesday, December 12

    Hillel—Hebrew Table, 5 pm, Amer’s, 611 Church St; Pizza & Parsha, 6-7:15 pm, Hillel; (734) 769-0500.

    Wednesday, December 13

    CMENAS—End of Term Party, Rm 3050, Frieze Bldg, (734) 764-0314.

    Arts and Entertainment

    Monday, December 4

    Dearborn—Naim Abdur Rauf, Music/Lecture, 11:30 am, Univ Mall Stage, (313) 593-5668.

    Sch Music—Composer’s Forum, 8 pm, Britton Recital Hall, (734) 764-0583.

    Pierpont Commons—Jazz Jam Session, 8-10 pm, Leonardo’s, (734) 647-6838.

    Tuesday, December 5

    Sch Music—University Choir, 8 pm, Hill Aud; Jazz Combos, 8 pm, Britton Recital Hall; (734) 764-0583.

    Wednesday, December 6

    Dearborn—The Evasons (Psychics), 11:30 am, Univ Mall Stage, (313) 593-5668.

    Museum of Art—Art video: On Being a White African (Nadine Gorimer), 12:10 pm, Media Rm, (734) 764-0395.

    Dearborn—Movie: Legend of Bagger Vance, 7 pm, ROC, (313) 593-5668.

    Sch Music—Campus Band, 8 pm, Hill Aud, (734) 764-0583.

    Ctr World Performance Studies—Performance, Drumming & Guitar Traditions of Ashanti People of Ghana, 8 pm, Residential College Aud, (734) 936-1998.

    Mich League—Movie: Cider House Rules, 8 pm, Underground, (734) 763-4652.

    Pierpont Commons—The Dean Moore II Quartet, noon-2 pm, Leonardo’s, (734) 647-6838.

    Thursday, December 7

    Pierpont Commons—Thursday Night Jazz Series, Leonardo’s, (734) 647-6838.

    Dance—Composition Showings, 2:30 pm, Studio A, Dance Bldg;

    *Dance & Related Arts Performance, 8 pm, Betty Pease Studio Theatre, Dance Bldg; (734) 764-0583.

    Dearborn—Movie: Legend of Bagger Vance, 7 pm, ROC, (313) 593-5668.

    Museum of Art—First Thursday Performance Series, 7:30 pm, (734) 764-0395.

    English, Ofc Provost, Museum of Art—A Fugard, Reading from Cousins: A Memoir, 7:30 pm, Rackham Amphi, (734) 647-6471.

    Sch Music—Jazz Ensemble & Salsa Band, 8 pm, Rackham Aud, (734) 764-0583.

    *Theatre & Drama—To Kill a Mockingbird, 8 pm, Power Ctr, (734) 764-0583.

    Mich League—Images of Identities, 8:30 pm, Underground, (734) 763-4652.

    Friday, December 8

    Sch Music—Symphony Band, 8 pm, Hill Aud; Candlelight Cabaret, 11 pm, Clements Lib; (734) 764-0583.

    Ctr for Japanese Studies—Tampopo, 7 pm, Lorch Hall Aud, (734) 764-6307.

    CMENAS—Persian Poetry Night, 7:30 pm, Memorial Christian Church, 730 Tappan St, (734) 747-6770.

    *Theatre & Drama—To Kill a Mockingbird, 8 pm, Power Ctr, (734) 764-0583.

    *Univ Activities Ctr—Amazin’ Blue A Cappella, Fall Concert, 8 pm, Mich Theatre, (734) 763-8587.

    *Dance—Dance & Related Arts Performance, 8 pm, Betty Pease Studio Theatre, Dance Bldg, (734) 764-0583.

    Mich League—Paradime, 9 pm, Underground, (734) 763-4652.

    Pierpont Commons—Second Friday Swing Night, 9 pm-midnight, Leonardo’s, (734) 647-6838.

    Saturday, December 9

    Sch Music—Holiday Carillon Recitals, 2 pm, Burton Memorial Tower; Contemporary Directions Ensemble, 8 pm, Britton Recital Hall; Candlelight Cabaret, 11 pm, Kerrytown Concert House; (734) 764-0583.

    Gifts of Art—Holiday Concert, 2:30 pm, Univ Hosp Lobby, (734) 936-7634.

    *Hillel—Kol Hakavod in Concert, 8 pm, Hillel, kol.hakavod@umich.edu.

    *Univ Mus Soc—Ute Lemper, 8 pm, Mich Theatre, (734) 764-2538.

    *Theatre & Drama—To Kill a Mockingbird, 8 pm, Power Ctr, (734) 764-0583.

    *Dance—Dance & Related Arts Performance, 8 pm, Betty Pease Studio Theatre, Dance Bldg, (734) 764-0583.

    Sunday, December 10

    Museum of Art—Art video: Mama Awethu! 1 pm, Media Rm; Shakuhachi Flute Concert & Japanese Tea Ceremony, 2 & 3 pm, Japanese Gallery; (734) 764-0395.

    Sch Music—Holiday Carillon Recitals, 2 pm, Lurie Tower; Concert Band, 4 pm, Hill Aud; Bach 2000 Series: Bach Advent & Christmas Music, 4 pm, Blanche Anderson Moore Hall; Horn Studio Recital, 5:30 pm, Britton Recital Hall; Faculty Recital, Martin Katz, piano & Thomas Land-Schoot, cello, 8 pm, Britton Recital Hall; (734) 764-0583.

    *Theatre & Drama—To Kill a Mockingbird, 2 pm, Power Ctr, (734) 764-0583.

    Residential College—Chamber Music Concert, 4 pm, RC Aud, (734) 936-1998.

    Monday, December 11

    Sch Music—Vocal Arts Lab, 6:30 pm, Britton Recital Hall, (734) 764-0583.

    Pierpont Commons—Jazz Jam Session, 8-10 pm, Leonardo’s, (734) 647-6838.

    Tuesday, December 12

    Dance—Composition Showings, 2:30 pm, Studio A, Dance Bldg, (734) 764-0583.

    Sch Music—Faculty Recital, Erik Santos, pianist and composer, 8 pm, Britton Recital Hall; University Philharmonia Orchestra & Chamber Choir, 8 pm, Hill Aud; (734) 764-0583.

    *Clements Library—A Live & Spontaneous Discussion with Jefferson & Hamilton, 7 pm, Clements Library, (734) 764-2347.

    Wednesday, December 13

    Museum of Art—Art video: Mama Awethu! 12:10 pm, Media Rm, (734) 764-0395.

    Sch Music—University Symphony Orchestra, 8 pm, Hill Aud, (734) 764-0583.

    HRD


    (734) 764-7410, reg req
    2030 Administrative Services Bldg
    www.umich.edu/~hraa/hrd

    Wednesday, December 6

    *Delegating the Results, 8:30 am-noon.

    *Advanced Reading Skills, 9 am-noon.

    Thursday, December 7

    IRAs and Beyond, 8:30-10:30 am.

    Friday, December 8

    Proofreading, 9 am-noon.

    Wednesday, December 13

    Developing a Customer-Focused Service Organization, 8:30-10:30 am.

    IT Education Services


    reg req
    www.itd.umich.edu/education
    (734) 763-3700, all in 1008 NUBS unless otherwise indicated

    Monday, December 4

    *Windows 2000 Updating Support Skills from NT 4.0 (Part c1), 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Rm 1900, Arbor Lakes Bldg 1.

    *Project II, 8:30 am-12:30 pm, NI3F30 NIB.

    *Excel I, 9 am-noon.

    *Improve Your Web Site II, 1-5 pm, 3336C/D Media Union.

    *Dreamweaver III, 3-5 pm.

    Tuesday, December 5

    *Windows 2000 Updating Support Skills from NT 4.0 (Part c2), 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Rm 1900, Arbor Lakes Bldg 1.

    Wednesday, December 6

    *Windows 2000 Updating Support Skills from NT 4.0 (Part c3), 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Rm 1900, Arbor Lakes Bldg 1.

    *Java Script Introduction, 1-5 pm, 3358C/D Media Union.

    *SQL Intermediate, 1-5 pm, NI3F30 NIB.

    *PageMaker Introduction, 1-5 pm.

    Thursday, December 7

    *Windows 2000 Updating Support Skills from NT 4.0 (Part c4), 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Rm 1900, Arbor Lakes Bldg 1.

    *Dreamweaver IV, 8:30-10:30 am.

    *Adobe Table, 10:30 am-12:30 pm.

    *Excel II, 1-4 pm, NI3F30 NIB.

    *Access Introduction, 1-5 pm.

    Friday, December 8

    *Windows 2000 Updating Support Skills from NT 4.0 (Part c5), 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Rm 1900, Arbor Lakes Bldg 1.

    *WWW HTML Tables and Frames, 1-5 pm, NI3F30 NIB.

    *Word—Saving Time with Macros, 1-3 pm.

    Monday, December 11

    Computing Fundamentals at U-M, 10:30 am-12:30 pm.

    *Fireworks Introduction, 1-4 pm.

    Tuesday, December 12

    *Data Modeling with Visio, 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Mich Rm, Arbor Lakes Facility.

    *FrontPage I, 9 am-noon.

    *Project II, 8:30 am-12:30 pm, NI3F30 NIB.

    Wednesday, December 13

    *Theory of Constraints Introduction, 1-5 pm, Mich Rm, Arbor Lakes Facility.

    *WWW Getting Started with Web Publishing at U-M, 1-4 pm, NI3F30 NIB.

    *FrontPage II, 1-4 pm.

    Lectures/Discussions

    Monday, December 4

    English, Ofc Provost, Museum of Art—A Fugard, Antigone in Africa, 5 pm, Rackham Amphi, (734) 647-6471.

    Hillel—D Forman, What Should American Jews Do When Israel Is Under Siege? 7:30 pm, Hillel; Free from the Internet? Sharing or Stealing? 8 pm, Mich Union; (734) 769-0500.

    Turkish Studies Colloq—M Liu, Revolt of the Daughters-In-Law: A View of Uzbek Domestic Life Through Film, 7:30 pm, Rm 1636, Soc Wk Bldg, (734) 764-0350.

    Ecosystem Management Initiative—B Gold, Glen Canyon Adaptive Management Program: A Model of Successful Adaptive Management, noon, Rm 1046, Dana Bldg, (734) 615-6431.

    CREES, History, Russian Hist Initiative—M Bassin, The Politics of Nature & Identity in Stalinist Landscape Art, noon-1:30 pm, Rm 1636, Soc Wk Bldg, (734) 764-0351.

    Tuesday, December 5

    Hum Inst, Taubman CAUP—F Lara, Popular Modernism: Middle Class Appropriation of Modern Architecture in 1950s Brazil, Rm 1524, Rackham Bldg.

    U-M Detroit Observatory—S Bund, Ann Arbor’s Forest Hill Cemetery & the 19th Century Rural, Romantic Cemetery Movement, 3 pm, (734) 763-2230.

    AAUP—Whistle-blowing, Arbitration, Mediation (reg req), noon, Pond Rm, Mich Union, (734) 662-0119.

    Latin Amer & Caribbean Studies—Pianist Gabriela Lena Frank, Lecture/Demonstration, noon-1 pm, 4th floor, Rackham Bldg, (734) 763-0553.

    Wednesday, December 6

    Psychiatry—Psychiatry & Industry Influence, 10:30 am-noon, Maternal & Child Hlth Ctr Aud, (734) 936-5891.

    Physics—B Ovrut, Heterotic M-Theory: M-Theory Confronts the Real World, 4 pm, Rm 340, W Hall.

    Mich League—AIDS in Black & Brown, 7 pm, Vandenberg Rm, Mich League, (734) 763-4652.

    Mortar Board, Mich Union Arts & Prgms—A Reinarz, No More Magic Bullets: Increasing Numbers of Antibiotic Resistant Microbes, noon, Pendleton Rm, Mich Union, (734) 763-3202.

    HHC Ethics Committee, Prgm Society & Med—E Goldman, Minors & Consent: Balancing Parental Rights & Childhood Independence, noon-1 pm, Sheldon Aud, Towsley Ctr, (734) 615-1379.

    Thursday, December 7

    Near Eastern Studies—R Rammuny, Interactive Multimedia: Applications for Arabic Instruction, 4-6 pm, Rm 3050, Frieze Bldg.

    Latin Amer & Caribbean Studies—Evening Seminar Series, Discussion of “Indigo Dreams,” 8-10 pm, Rm 2609, Social Wk Bldg, (734) 763-0553.

    Friday, December 8

    Electrical Engineering & Computer Science—D Krohn, The Jack Principles of Interactive Design for Creating Immersive Experiences, 3:30-4:30 pm, Rm 1013, Dow Bldg, laird@umich.edu.

    Philosophy—T Hill, Kant on Meeting Needs & Doing Favors, 4 pm, Rm 3415, Mason Hall, (734) 764-6285.

    Sch Art & Design—M Miss, Means of Measure, 7-9 pm, Art & Arch Bldg Aud, (734) 936-2082.

    Engineering—Global Education Forum, 1-3 pm, Chrysler Ctr Aud.

    Cancer Ctr—Fall Cancer Research Symposium, 8 am-5 pm, Dow Aud, Towsley Ctr, (734) 763-3455.

    Saturday, December 9

    Physics—D Reis, X-Rays: A Century of Discovery, Rm 170, Dennison Bldg.

    Sch Music—The Future of Classical Music in America, 1-3 pm, Rackham Assembly Hall, (734) 764-0583.

    Tuesday, December 12

    *Geriatrics Ctr—R Blank, American Welfare System in the New Millennium (reg req), 10 am, Kellogg Eye Ctr Aud, (734) 998-9353.

    Ctr Human Growth & Develop—S Danziger & R Dunifon, Early Lessons from Welfare Reform: Effects on Women & Their Children, noon, Rm 1000, 300 N Ingalls Bldg, (734) 764-2443.

    Wednesday, December 13

    Psychiatry—Y Smith, Postmenopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy: Mood & Cognitive Effects, 10:30 am-noon, Maternal & Child Hlth Ctr Aud, (734) 936-5891.

    Physiology—H Cooke, Mechanotransduction, Enteric Neural Reflexes & Intestinal Secretion, 4-5 pm, Rm 7745, Med Sci II.

    Meetings

    Monday, December 4

    SACUA—1:30 pm, Regents’ Rm, Fleming Bldg.

    LS&A Faculty Meeting, 4:10 pm, Aud B, Angell Hall.

    Tuesday, December 5

    Hillel—Shulchan Ivrit (Hebrew Table), 5 pm, Amer’s, 611 Church St, (734) 769-0500.

    Sci Research Club—W Fuslier, Should Michigan Inland Lakes Be Used to Treat Domestic Sewage: A Case Study, 7:30 pm, Rm G390, Dental Sch, (734) 761-4320.

    Thursday, December 7

    Undergrad Research Opportunity Prgm—Informational Meeting, Summer Research Fellowship Programs, 6-7 pm, Aud C, Angell Hall, (734) 998-9381.

    Friday, December 8

    Advisory Comm Recreational

    Sports

    —noon, Crofoot Rm, Mich Union.

    Monday, December 11

    Senate Assembly—M Krislov & L Barry, 3:15 pm, Rackham Amphi & Assembly Hall.

    Miscellaneous

    Thursday, December 7

    Sch Art & Design—Annual Trade Fair, Industrial Design, 11:30 am-2:30 pm, Media Union, (734) 936-2082.

    Wednesday, December 13

    Med Ctr Info Tech—Blood Drive, 9 am-3 pm, Arbor Lakes, 4251 Plymouth Rd, (734) 615-0425.

    Sports

    Thursday, December 7

    Women’s Basketball—vs Syracuse, 7 pm, Crisler Arena.

    Friday, December 8

    *Ice Hockey—vs St Lawrence, 7:35 pm, Yost Ice Arena, (734) 764-0247.

    Wednesday, December 13

    *Men’s Basketball—vs Bowling Green, 7 pm, Crisler Arena, (734) 764-0247.

    Workshops/Seminars

    Monday, December 4

    Cancer Ctr—Handling the Holiday Hoopla, 5:30-6:30 pm, Level B1, Cancer & Geriatrics Ctrs Bldg, (734) 764-8492.

    Tuesday, December 5

    *Ann Arbor IT Zone—Gearing Up: Technology Accelerates in the Auto Industry (reg req), 5 pm, Mich League Ballroom, (734) 623-8286.

    Cancer Ctr—Databases at Your Fingertips, 6-7 pm, Cancer & Geriatrics Ctrs Bldg, (734) 615-4012.

    *Dearborn—Improving Competitiveness Through Customer Satisfaction, 8:30 am-4 pm, Dearborn campus, (313) 593-5086.

    Wednesday, December 6

    Mus Art—Teacher’s Workshop, Casting Shadows: Photographs by Edward West, 3:30-5:30 pm, (734) 764-0395.

    *M-Fit—Energize Your Holidays (reg req), 6-8 pm, E Ann Arbor Hlth Ctr, 4260 Plymouth Rd, (734) 975-4387, ext 236.

    Thursday, December 7

    Hlth Sci Libraries—Checking Your References (reg req), 11:30-noon, Rm TC B1 394, Univ Hosp, (734) 763-2037.

    Saturday, December 9

    *Matthaei—M Kielb, Winter Birds (reg req), 8 am-noon, (734) 998-7061.

    Wednesday, December 13

    *M-Fit—K Goldberg & L Burt, Elegant & Easy Appetizers (reg req), 6-8 pm, E Ann Arbor Hlth Ctr, 4260 Plymouth Rd, (734) 975-4387, ext 236.

    Yost Ice Arena


    *Public skating, (734) 764-4600

    Noon-12:50 pm Mon-Fri, 8-9:50 pm Thurs, 2-3:50 pm & 7-8:50 pm Sat, 2-3:50 pm Sun.

    Regular Meetings

    Alcoholics Anon—Unity AA Group, Mon-Fri, closed disc, cross-addicts welcome, 12:10 pm, Rm 3100, Mich Union, (734) 332-1247.

    Guild House—Women’s Spirituality Grp, 7:30-9 pm 1st Thurs; Drumming & Meditation, 5-6:15 pm Thurs and 7-8:15 pm Sun; 802 Monroe, (734) 662-5189.

    Health System Pulmonary Rehab—Ann Arbor Better Breathers, 2-4 pm, 1st Mon, Domino’s Farms EBA Club, (734) 998-8723.

    HIV/AIDS Support Group—5:30-7:30 pm, alternate Thurs, Taubman Ctr, (888) 224-7939 or (734) 936-8186.

    LGBT Affairs—Creative Expressions Group, 1 pm Sat, call for room number, (734) 763-4186.

    Turner Geriatric Clinic—Caring for Your Mate, 2-3:30 pm, 4th Tues, Conf Rm, Cancer & Geriatrics Ctrs Bldg; Caring for Aging Relatives, 2nd Wed, Ste C, Turner Res Ctr, Plymouth Rd; African American Senior History Preservation group, 1:30-3:30 pm, every other Thurs, Senior Resource Ctr, 2401 Plymouth Rd; (734) 764-2556.

    Services

    Campus Information Centers: 1st fl, Michigan Union, and Lobby, Pierpont Commons; (734) 764-INFO; info@umich.edu. and www.umich.edu/~info.

    Medicare Assistance Program: 9:30-11:30 am Tues, Turner Res Ctr, 2401 Plymouth Rd, Ste C; (734) 764-2556.

    Photo ID: Mon-Fri, Pierpont Commons, Entree Plus Ofc, 8:30 am-5 pm, (734) 763-6294; Wolverine Tower, Rm G270, 3003 S State, 8 am-5 pm, (734) 763-7671; Student Activities Bldg, Rm 100, 8 am-5 pm, (734) 763-4632; Med Inn Bldg, Rm C158, 7 am-4:30 pm, (734) 936-0100.

    SAFEWALK: 7:30 pm-2:30 am Sun-Thurs and 8-11:30 pm Fri-Sat, (734) 936-1000.

    NORTHWALK: Bursley Res Hall, 8 pm-12:30 am Sun-Thurs, closed Fri-Sat, (734) 763-WALK (9255).

    Exhibitions

    AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSIC COLLECTION AND NC STANDIFER VIDEO ARCHIVE OF ORAL HISTORY, BLACK AMERICAN MUSICIANS—Includes rare scores, sheet music, photographs, original 78 rpm recordings, (now on CD) movie scripts, rare published and unpublished manuscripts, and more than 100 transcribed videotaped interviews with such historically important Black musicians as Eubie Blake, Count Basie, Alberta Hunter, Ella Fitzgerald, Roy Eldridge and Dizzy Gillespie. Viewing and listening facilities available, 101 West Hall, 8:30 am-4 pm Mon-Fri, (734) 764-8338.

    ALFRED BERKOWITZ GALLERY—Through Dec. 17: The Pluralism Project at the U-M-Dearborn, third floor, Mardigian Library, Dearborn, (313) 593-5058.

    BENTLEY HISTORICAL LIBRARY—Through Dec. 31: A Sporting Chance: Athletics for Women at the University of Michigan, (734) 764-3482.

    CLEMENTS LIBRARY—Through Dec. 9: From the Cradle to the Grave: Sources for Women’s History at the Clements Library; Dec. 12-Feb. 21: The Papers of Jefferson & Hamilton; 1-4:45 pm Mon-Fri, (734) 764-2347.

    EXHIBIT MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY—Through Dec. 31: Treasures of the Rainforest: Treasures at Risk; Through April 30: Ancient Microworlds; Pterodactyls; Back to the Sea: The Evolution of Whales; Permanent exhibits covering dinosaurs and fossils, Michigan wildlife, Native Americans, anthropology, geology and astronomy, (734) 764-0478.

    GIFTS OF ART—Through Jan. 11: Snowflakes by Thomas Clark, Taubman Lobby N, Fl 1; Oils by Barbara McCleary, Univ Hosp Lobby, Fl 1; Antique Toys (from a private collection), Taubman Lobby N, Fl 1; Watercolors by Jane Higgins, Univ Hosp Main Corridor W, Fl 2; Paintings by Mary Ann Gamel, Taubman Lobby S, Fl 1; Sculpture by Rosemary Busch & Bernadette Zachara, Cancer & Geriatrics Ctrs Bldg, main lobby, Fl B2; Dolls by Carol Stygles, Taubman Lobby S, Fl 1; Paintings by Ester Abate, Cancer & Geriatrics Ctrs Bldg, Turner Clinic Lobby, Fl 1; (734) 936-ARTS (2787).

    HILLEL—Through Dec. 22: Photographs by Jeremy Menchik, Hillel, (734) 769-0500.

    INSTITUTE FOR THE HUMANITIES—Through Dec. 15: Sticks, Pods, Bones, collage works by Patricia Olynyk, Room 1512, Rackham Bldg, www.lsa.umich.edu/humin.

    KELSEY MUSEUM OF ARCHAEOLOGY—Villa of the Mysteries in Pompeii: Ancient Ritual, Modern Muse; Dec. 8-March: Animals in the Kelsey; Medieval Middle East; (734) 764-9304.

    MICHIGAN LEAGUE BUFFET—Through Dec. 22: Art Quilt: Celebrations by Helen Murrel, (734) 763-4652.

    MUSEUM OF ART—Through Jan. 21: Plant Life: Works on Paper from the Permanent Collection, Works on Paper Gallery; Through Jan. 7: William Kentridge: Weighing

    . . . and Wanting, 20th Century Gallery; Through Jan. 28: Casting Shadows: Photographs by Edward West, 20th Century Gallery; African Arts: Objects of Power, Knowledge & Mediation, Curtis Gallery; (734) 764-0395.

    PIERPONT COMMONS—Through Dec. 22: Work by William Lewis, Gallery Wall, (734) 647-6838.

    SCH OF ART & DESIGN—Through Dec. 15: Scientific Illustration: It’s Only Natural, Warren Robbins Gallery, Art & Arch Bldg; Through Dec. 15: Firing Cycle: 50 Years of Clay at the Potters Guild, Slusser Gallery, Art & Arch Bldg; (734) 936-2082.

    SCH OF MUSIC—Free, public carillon open house/recitals: Burton Tower, noon-12:30 pm weekdays and 10:15-10:45 am Sat; Lurie Tower, 1-1:30 pm weekdays and 1:15-2 pm Sun; Last carillon recital of the year Dec. 13; Recitals resume Jan. 4; (734) 764-2539.

    TAUBMAN COLLEGE ARCH & URBAN PLANNING—Through Dec. 22: Work in Progress by Xavier Vendrell of Barcelona, Spain, College Gallery, Art & Arch Bldg, 9 am-5 pm Mon-Fri.

    THE STEARNS COLLECTION—One of six major collections of musical instruments in North America. Contains more than 2,000 instruments, both Western and non-Western, ranging from typical period pieces to rare items. Sch of Music, (734) 763-4389.