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Exhibits
Andy Goldsworthy: Mountain and Coast, Autumn into Winter, Museum of Art, through April 13. Presenting a rich overview of the work of this British environmental sculptor, the exhibition explores Goldsworthy’s interest in working with and within the natural world. For more than two decades, Goldsworthy has been shaping leaves, branches, snow, ice, petals, earth and stone into temporary landscape creations that reflect a deep reverence for a connection to nature. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
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 manuscripts and videotaped interviews with historically important Black musicians. Viewing and listening facilities are available. 101 West Hall, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon-Fri, 764-8338.
Origin of Whales, a lecture by Philip Gingerich, 4:10 p.m., March 4, Michigan League, Vandenberg Room
African Art of Dual Worlds, Museum of Art, Curtis Gallery. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Art Dolls, by Rosie Chapman, University Hospital, Lobby Display Cases, Floor 1. through April 17. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Art Glass, by Epiphany, April and Jason Ruff, Taubman Lobby, South, Floor 1, through April 17. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Arts of Zen, Museum of Art, through June 15. The exhibit brings together Chinese and Japanese portraits, landscapes and calligraphy of the 16th through 20th centuries, made by monks or for consumption in the monastic milieu, to consider basic questions about the relationship between artistic style and religious meaning. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
The Brotherhood of Free Culture: Recent Art from St. Petersburg, Russia, by Alexei Leporc, Center for Russian and East European Studies, through March 14, 647-4185.
Ceramics, by John & Suzanne Stephenson, Cancer Center & Geriatrics Center, Main Lobby, Floor B2, through April 17. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Cuadros from Pamplona Alta, Textile Pictures by Women of Peru, Taubman Lobby, South, Floor 1, through April 17. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Decorative Eggs, Taubman Lobby, North, Floor 1, through April 17. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Drypoint Watercolors, by Marcella Pioch, Cancer Center & Geriatrics Center, Turner Clinic, Lobby, Floor 1, through April 17. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Eighth Annual Exhibition of Art by Michigan Prisoners, Media Union Gallery, March 4-18. More than 100 artists from 35 prisons will exhibit work. Reception 5-7:30 p.m. March 4. Sponsored by the School of Art and Design, 647-7673.
Eighteenth-Century French Prints and Drawings, Museum of Art, through May 4. The 18th century was a period of great transition, and throughout the century outstanding draftsmen and printmakers marked the shifts in society, taste and the marketplace. Drawings and prints were collected as freestanding, independent works of art. The 18th century also witnessed an important development in printmaking. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Five from Ten, Alfred Berkowitz Gallery, U-M-Dearborn, March 17-April 25. Reception 7-9 p.m. April 11. A collection of 50 artworks in glass, five pieces on loan from each of 10 Midwest regional collections. Part of Michigan Glass Month. Sponsored by the Mardigian Library, (313) 593-5058.
Frames of Identity: Images of Self, Residential College Art Gallery, March 7-April 12. Reception 5-7 p.m. March 7. Sponsored by the School of Art and Design, 936-2082.
From Above, by Alex Fedirko, Pierpont Commons, through March 28. A melding of people and events from Fedirko’s everyday life. Sponsored by Pierpont Commons Arts and Programs, 647-6838.
Graphic Visions: German Expressionist Prints and Drawings, Museum of Art, through April 6. Nearly a century ago, artists working in Germany sought to create an art that would infuse not only their own work, but German society with a new sense of spiritualism and energy. The works they created were fresh, expressive visions of a utopian society. The artists employed distortion and exaggeration to create vibrant and sometimes raw imagery found in German Expressionism from 1905-24. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Guido H. Binda Exhibition, Glenn Murcutt, Art and Architecture Building, College Gallery, through March 28. Sponsored by the A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, 764-1300.
Illustrating Shakespeare, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, Special Collections Library, 7th Floor, through March 16. The exhibition draws from the library’s rich Shakespeare Collection, providing a historical overview of book illustrations of scenes and characters from Shakespeare’s plays. Included are materials that emphasize the changing interpretations of the plays over the last 300 years, as well as the relationships between illustrations and dramatic text. Items range from the earliest illustrated edition of Shakespeare’s plays (1709), to 20th century illustrations such as Salvador Dali’s “Macbeth.” 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon-Fri, 10 a.m.-noon Sat, 764-9377.
Inaugural Show, Washington Street Gallery, 120 E. Liberty, through March 29. A group show including adjunct asst. prof. Martha Keller to announce the gallery’s new location. Sponsored by the School of Art and Design, 936-2082.
Individual and Society in Ancient Egypt, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, March 7-August 9. How can we explore the ancient Egyptian concepts of identity and individualism, and the relationship of individuals to the greater society? The exhibit integrates artifacts from the museum’s Egyptian collection, as well as loan objects from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the University of Pennsylvania Museum, with new data from ongoing Michigan excavations at Abydos in southern Egypt. Sponsored by the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, 764-9304.
Jiingtamok: Exploring the Powwow Highway, Exhibit Museum of Natural History, through June 30. Features photographs, memorabilia, interviews and sound exploring the meanings and traditions of Native American powwows, with a special focus on powwow traditions in Michigan. Numerous Native individuals were interviewed, and their direct quotations tell much of the story. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.
Ka-Boom! Meteor and Asteroid Impacts, Exhibit Museum of Natural History. The display explains the differences between space dust, meteors, meteorites, meteoroids, asteroids and comets, and speculates about the roles asteroids may have had in Earth’s history (including the theory that an asteroid impact contributed to the demise of the dinosaurs). Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.
Maqbool Fida Husain: Graphic Works, from the private collection of Daniel Herwitz, director of the Institute for the Humanities, Institute for the Humanities, March 5-31. Husain is one of the most renowned Indian painters of the 20th century. His work sketches the past and present, emphasizing the plasticity of time. Sponsored by the Institute for the Humanities, 936-3518.
Mars Exploration, Exhibit Museum of Natural History, Rotunda, through April. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.
Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, Jean Paul Slusser Gallery, Warren M. Robbins Center for Graduate Studies and Work, March 7-30. Receptions at all three galleries 6-9 p.m. March 7. Sponsored by the School of Art and Design, 936-2082.

Memorials of Life in Ancient China: Chinese Mortuary Art Across Four Millennia, Museum of Art. Since the beginnings of Chinese civilization, one of its identifying characteristics has been a concern with the welfare of the dead. This exhibition traces evolving customs of burial across four millennia and reveals major shifts in political, social and religious history. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Mixed Media Printmaking, by Chia Haruta, University Hospital, Main Corridor, Floor 2, through April 17. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Nature Photography, by Mark and Lisa Graf, Taubman Lobby, North, Floor 1, through April 17. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Pastels, by Geoff Gillespie, University Hospital, Lobby, Floor 1, through April 17. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Sentenced, by Carol Jacobsen, Lane Hall, Lobby, through April. Sponsored by the Institute for Research on Women and Gender, 764-9537.
Shadows Cast: Watercolors, by Jill Wagner, Michigan League Buffet, through March 28. Sponsored by Michigan League Programming Office, 763-4652.
The Shoals, by Takeshi Takahara, Michigan Guild Gallery, March 3-28. Reception 7-9 p.m. March 7. Sponsored by the School of Art and Design and the Michigan Guild of Artists and Artisans, 662-3382.
The Stearns Collection, One of six major collections of musical instruments in North America; contains more than 2,000 instruments, ranging from typical period pieces to rare items, School of Music, 763-4389.
Treasures of Islamic Art from UMMA Collections, Museum of Art. The Islamic art in the UMMA collection is well known to scholars throughout the world, but may be much less familiar to regular museum visitors. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
U-M Detroit Observatory, The oldest observatory in the United States to retain its original telescopes in their mounts. Recently restored, it houses exhibits and collections highlighting the observatory’s role in introducing scientific research to campus, and significant discoveries made by its astronomers. Sponsored by the U-M Detroit Observatory, 763-2230.
A Young Girl at Ghetto Terezin: 1941-1944, drawings by Helga Weissov Hoskov, Pierpont Commons, March 11-28. The exhibit is part of Hillel’s 24th Annual Conference on the Holocaust, March 10-19. Accompanying the photographs are excerpts from Weissov’s diary, a map of the region, and related materials that depict her view of life in the Terezin Ghetto in Czechoslovakia during the Holocaust. Sponsored by Pierpont Commons Art and Programs, 647-6838.

Regular Meetings
Alcoholics Anon, Unity AA Group, closed discussion, cross-addicts welcome, 12:10 p.m. Mon-Fri, Guild House Campus Ministry, 802 Monroe, 662-5189.
Guild House, Free casual Sunday supper for students, 6-7:30 p.m., 802 Monroe, 662-5189 or guildhouse@umich.edu.
Health System Pulmonary Rehab, Ann Arbor Better Breathers, 2-4 p.m., 1st Mon, Domino’s Farms EBA Club, 998-8723.
HIV/AIDS Support Group, 5:30-7:30 p.m., alternate Thursday, Taubman Center, 936-8186 or (888) 224-7939.
LGBT Affairs, Creative Expressions Group, 1 p.m. Sat, call for room number, 763-4186.
Sailing Club Weekly Meetings, 7:45 p.m., every Thursday, 120 Dennison, 426-4299.

Recreation
Yost Ice Arena: Public skating, noon-12:50 p.m. Monday-Friday; 8-9:50 p.m. Thursday; 2-3:50 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 764-4600.

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March 3-17

Monday, March 3
Forum: War, Health & Ethics: Health History, Public Health and Legality, 6-8 p.m., Michigan League. Sponsored by the School of Nursing and the Military Officer Education Program, http://whae.www.umich.edu 
Lecture: Glenn Murcutt, noon, Art and Architecture Building, Auditorium. Sponsored by the A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, 764-1300.
Lecture: Joseph S. Joseph, The EU and the Greek-Turkish-Cypriot Triangle: Problems and Prospects, 4-6 p.m., Michigan Union, Kuenzel Room. Sponsored by Modern Greek and Classical Studies, 936-6099.
Tour: Nancy Reinhardt, curator of the Illustrating Shakespeare exhibit, 4 & 5 p.m., Special Collections Library, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, Floor 7. Sponsored by the University Library, 764-9377.
Workshop: Lan Cao, Barking Dogs, Property Rights and the Riddle of Economic Development, 4-5 p.m., Hutchins Hall, Room 132. Sponsored by the Center for International and Comparative Law, 764-0535.

Tuesday, March 4
Class: Project II, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Room 2078, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Insight Sessions: Royal Shakespeare Company, Coriolanus, 4:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M, 615-9579, http://www.umich.edu/pres/rsc 
Lecture: Nita Kumar, The History of India According to Salman Rushdie, noon, Institute for the Humanities, Osterman Common Room. Sponsored by the Institute for the Humanities, 936-3518.
Lecture: Jacob Eyferth, What Happened to China’s Handicrafts? Transformation and/or Decline of Rural Industry, 1956-65, noon, School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Center for Chinese Studies, 764-6308.
Lecture: Abdurrahman Wahid, A Moderate Muslim Assessment of Terrorism in Southeast Asia, 4-6 p.m., School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Wahid, former president of the Republic of Indonesia (1999-2001), is a leading Indonesian proponent of pluralism and of interfaith and inter-ethnic tolerance, author of several books, and recipient of numerous international awards. Sponsored by Center for Southeast Asian Studies and International Institute, 764-4568.
Lecture: Philip Gingerich, Origin of Whales, 4:10 p.m., Michigan League, Vandenberg Room. Whales provide a case study of evolution through geological time, illustrating changes that happened deep in the past. Sponsored by LSA, 998-6251.
Meeting: Science Research Club, Jeffrey Anker, MagMOONS: Magnetically Modulated Optical Nanoprobes, 7:30 p.m., School of Dentistry, Room G390. Sponsored by the Science Research Club, 761-4320.
Music: Jazz Night, 8-10 p.m., Leonardo’s. An evening combining combos with jazz jam. Jazz combos entertain with standards, bebop and improv. Bring your instrument and join in or come to listen. Sponsored by Pierpont Commons Arts & Programs, 647-6838.
Party: Women’s History Month Kickoff, 4-7 p.m., Harding Mott University Center, Women’s Education Center (WEC), U-M-Flint. Sponsored by the U-M-Flint WEC, (810) 762-3351.
Play: Shakespeare’s Coriolanus, 7:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Roundtable: Coriolanus Roundtable, A World Elsewhere: Coriolanus and Cultural Exile, 2 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M, 615-9579, http://www.umich.edu/pres/rsc 
Workshop: Beyond Copy, Cut and Paste: Timesaving Tips in Microsoft Word, 1-3 p.m., Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, Floor 2. Learn to use the outline view to move large sections of a document, styles to give a document consistency, and generate a table of contents. Sponsored by Faculty Exploratory, http://www.lib.umich.edu/exploratory For faculty only. Registration required to: lib.workshops@umich.edu.

Wednesday, March 5
Class: Prepare, Practice & Present, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: PageMaker Introduction, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Windows Introduction, 1-4 p.m., Room 2078, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Fast and Fabulous Fish, 6-8 p.m., East Ann Arbor Health Center Demonstration Kitchen. Featuring guest chefs Mike Monahan and Bernie Fritzsch of Monahan’s Seafood Market. Sponsored by M-Fit, 975-4387, ext. 236. Registration and fee required.
Film: First half of The Principles and Practice of Zen, 12:10 p.m., Museum of Art. The film follows the path of a student priest, explaining the physical and mental disciplines required in order to achieve satori, or enlightenment. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Insight Sessions: Royal Shakespeare Company, The Merry Wives of Windsor, 4:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M, 615-9579, http://www.umich.edu/pres/rsc 
Lecture: Adriana Petryna, Biological Citizenship: The Science and Politics of Health after Chernobyl, noon, School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Center for Russian and East European Studies, 647-4185.
Lecture: Angeline Sianis Letsos, Greek Religious and Cultural Implications on Healthcare, noon-1 p.m., U-M Hospital, Room 2C224. Part of the U-M Health System’s Program for Multicultural Health. Sponsored by the Cultural Competency Program, 615-1404.
Lecture: Brian Ward, Visualization and Analysis of the Movement on Intra- and Extracellular Enveloped Poxvirus Virions, 3 p.m., School of Public Health I, Room 3040. Sponsored by the Department of Epidemiology, 764-5436.
Lecture: Jonathan Shay, Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character, 5 p.m., Residential College Auditorium. Sponsored by LSA Residential College and Contexts for Classics, 647-4354.
Lecture: Julian Adams, DNA and Crime, 7-8:30 p.m., Ann Arbor District Library, Multipurpose Room. Sponsored by the Life Sciences, Values and Society Program, http://www.aareads.org 
Lecture: Jonathan Sarna, American Judaism in Historical Perspective, 8 p.m., Michigan League, Vandenberg Room. Sponsored by the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies, 615-1287.
Mini-Course: Study Groups for Seniors, War Continues. Why?, 10-11:30 a.m., Anna Botsford Bach Home, 1422 W. Liberty. Continues every Wednesday through March 19. Sponsored by the Geriatrics Center, 998-9351.
Movie: Road to Perdition, 8 p.m., Michigan League, The Underground. Sponsored by the Michigan League Programming Office, 763-4652.
Panel: Women in the Aftermath of War, Gender Crimes, 3-5 p.m., Center for the Education of Women (CEW), Conference Room. Part of the Women in the Aftermath of War series. Sponsored by CEW, the Institute for Research on Women and Gender and the Women’s Studies Program, http://www.umich.edu/~cew 
Play: Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor, 7:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Roundtable: The Merry Wives of Windsor Roundtable, An Early Modern Sit-Com: Love in Windsor, 1602-2003, 2 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M, 615-9579, http://www.umich.edu/pres/rsc 
Roundtable: Faculty Roundtables on Academic Service Learning, 4-5:30 p.m., Edward Ginsberg Center for Community Service and Learning. This roundtable will provide support, information and resources pertinent to planning and teaching a service-learning course. Sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, http://www.crlt.umich.edu 764-0505.
Seminar: Graham Warren, Biogenesis of the Golgi Apparatus, noon, Natural Science Building, Room 2004. Sponsored by the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, 647-6662.
Tour: U-M Detroit Observatory, 2-5 p.m., 1398 E Ann. It is the oldest observatory in the United States to retain its original telescopes in their mounts. Sponsored by the U-M Detroit Observatory, 763-2230.
Workshop: Managing Your Citations with EndNote 6, 4-6 p.m., Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, Floor 2. This workshop covers the basics of creating and managing a personal bibliographic database, including importing citations from online resources and generating formatted bibliographies. Sponsored by Faculty Exploratory, http://www.lib.umich.edu/exploratory Registration required to: lib.workshops@umich.edu.
Workshop: Creative Arts, Beginning Knitting, 6-8 p.m., Michigan League, Room 4. The workshop will teach the basics of knitting. Make something handmade for loved ones and friends or learn the skills to join U-M Knitwits, which makes hats for those in need. Sponsored by the Michigan League Programming Office, 763-4652. Fee required.

Thursday, March 6
Book Signing: Authors of books on depression, 6:15 p.m., Michigan League. Held in association with the Depression on College Campuses conference (see description ahead). Sponsored by the Depression Center and the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, 763-7495, http://rackham.umich.edu/DepressionConf 
Class: Facilitating with Ease, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Relational Database Design, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2078, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Access Macros, 1-5 p.m., Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Closing Celebration: Ann Arbor Reads Program, 7-8:30 p.m., Ann Arbor District Library, Multipurpose Room. Sponsored by the Life Sciences Values and Society Program, http://www.aareads.org 
Concert: The Dave Sharp Quartet, 12:10 p.m., U-M Hospital, Lobby. The quartet specializes in jazz standards, ballads, Latin grooves and original compositions. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Conference: Depression on College Campuses, all day, Michigan League. The first national conference ever on depression in college students, this conference will explore current knowledge on depression and related disorders in undergraduate and graduate students, and the best approaches for prevention, detection and treatment. Sponsored by the Depression Center and the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, 647-2644, http://rackham.umich.edu/DepressionConf Registration and fee required. Free for students.
Guest Recital/Master Class: Katarzyna, Mycka, Marimba, 8 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Lecture: Robert Bain, K-12 History, How Accurate?, 10-11:30 a.m., Kellogg Eye Center, Auditorium. Sponsored by the Geriatrics Center, 998-9351. Registration and fee required.
Lecture: Rebecca Copeland, Sartorial Semiotics: Miyake Kaho and the Modern Meiji Woman, noon, School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Center for Japanese Studies, 764-6307.
Lecture: Women’s History Month Lunch Speaker Series, noon-1:30 p.m., Harding Mott University Center, Women’s Education Center (WEC), U-M-Flint. U-M-Flint women faculty present their current research and writing. Sponsored by the U-M-Flint WEC, (810) 762-3351.
Lecture: Paul Humphreys, Scientific Empiricism, 3 p.m., Lane Hall, Room 3406. Sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, 764-6285.
Lecture: Dr. George Davey Smith, Mendelian Randomisation: Can Genetic Epidemiology Contribute to Understanding Environmental Determinants of Disease?, 4 p.m., School of Public Health Building I. Sponsored by the Department of Epidemiology, 764-5435.
Lecture: Victor Marquez, Locked Nucleosides as Tools to Discriminate the Conformational Preferences of Kinases and Polymerases, 4 p.m., C.C. Little Building, Room 2548. Sponsored by the Program in Medicinal Chemistry, 647-8429.
Lecture: Michael Batty, Agent-Based Pedestrian Modelling, 4-5 p.m., Dennison Hall, Room 130. Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Complex Systems, 763-3301.
Lecture: Alfredo Jaar, 5 p.m., Chrysler Center, Chesebrough Auditorium. Sponsored by the School of Art and Design, 936-2082.
Lecture: Julie Craves, Birds and Bird Conservation in Cuba, 6 p.m., Environmental Interpretive Center, U-M-Dearborn, Sponsored by the U-M-Dearborn. Environmental Interpretive Center, (313) 593-5518.
Movie: Seven Days to Noon, 7 p.m., Modern Languages Building, Lecture Room II. Sponsored by the Program in Film/Video Studies, 764-0147.
Movie: The War Game, 8:45 p.m., Modern Languages Building, Lecture Room II. Sponsored by the Program in Film/Video Studies, 764-0147.
Play: Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor, 1:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Play: Shakespeare’s Coriolanus, 7:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Poetry Reading: Christine Hume, Davidson Hall, Room D1276. Sponsored by the Department of English and Office of the Provost, 615-3710.
Poetry Slam: 14 poets battle for four available spots on the U-M Slam Team, 8 p.m., Museum of Art. Sponsored by Rackham Student Government, Friends of the Museum of Art and the U-M- Credit Union, 763-8662.
Tour: Nancy Reinhardt, curator of the Illustrating Shakespeare exhibit, 4 & 5 p.m., Special Collections Library, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, Floor 7. Sponsored by the University Library, 764-9377.
Workshop: Getting Creative with Photoshop Layers and Filters, 3-5 p.m., Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, Floor 2. In this hands-on workshop, work with Photoshop layers. Sponsored by Faculty Exploratory, http://www.lib.umich.edu/exploratory For faculty only. Registration required to: lib.workshops@umich.edu.

Friday, March 7
Class: Assertiveness Skills II, 9 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Fireworks Introduction, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Effective Web Design II, 1-4 p.m., Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Colloquium: Dead Lovers: Erotic Bonds and the Study of Premodern Europe, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Angell Hall, Room 3222. Sponsored by Medieval and Early Modern Studies and Contexts for Classics, 936 6097.
Concert: Symphony Band and Concert Band, 8 p.m., Michigan Theater. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Conference: Depression on College Campuses, all day, Michigan League (see March 6 description).
Film: The Other Vietnam conference, A Tale of Love, 7:30 p.m., Lorch Hall, Auditorium. Sponsored by the Global Ethnic Literatures Seminar, 647-6251.
Forum: War, Health & Ethics: Homeland, Military Health and Terrorism, 6-8 p.m., Chemistry Auditorium. Sponsored by the School of Nursing and the Military Officer Education Program, http://whae.www.umich.edu 
Lecture: Zvi Arie Steinfeld, Can the Living Atone for the Dead?, noon, Frankel Center Library, 3040 Frieze Building. Sponsored by the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies, 615-1287.
Lecture: Christina Jose Kampfner, Women Doing Life Sentences: Voices from the Inside, noon, Lane Hall, Room 2239. Sponsored by the Women’s Studies Program, 647-0774.
Lecture: Eric Owen Moss, Too Much Ain’t Enough, noon, Art and Architecture Building, Auditorium. Sponsored by the A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, 764-1300
Lecture: Frank Bartol, Uterine Programming and Endocrine Disruption: Lessons from Ungulate Models, 4 p.m., 300 N. Ingalls Building, 10th Floor Conference Hall. Sponsored by the Department of Pediatrics, 647-0276.
Lecture: Paul Humphreys, Two Models of Emergence, 4 p.m., West Hall, Room 340. Sponsored by the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, 764-6285.
Lecture: Thomas Metzger, Tang Junyi and the Reconstitution of Political Philosophy, 4:30 p.m., Business School, Phelps Lounge. Sponsored by the Center for Chinese Studies, 764-6308.
Lecture: Ronald Leprohon, From Piety to Irony: The Search for the Individual in Ancient Egypt, opening lecture of the Individual and Society in Ancient Egypt exhibit, 5:30 p.m., Angell Hall, Auditorium C. Sponsored by the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, 764-9304.
Open House: 3D Lab, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Media Union. The newly organized Media Union 3D Lab will demonstrate new services and resources. Tour the Modeling and Animation facility, Virtual Reality CAVE, Geowall and the Access Grid. Demonstrations include Virtual Football Trainer, disaster preparedness, computer games and working robots. Sponsored by the Media Union, 763-3266.
Panel: The Other Vietnam conference, 3 p.m., Alumni Center. A panel of scholars interested in Vietnamese history, culture and literature. Sponsored by the Global Ethnic Literatures Seminar, 647-6251.
Play: Andy Wiginton, Maricas, True Tales from the Venezuelan Cordillera, 7 & 11 p.m., Residential College Auditorium. Sponsored by the LSA Residential College, 647-9960.
Play: Shakespeare’s Coriolanus, 7:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Music: Salsa Night, 9 p.m.-midnight, Leonardo’s. Dance the night away to Salsa and Merengue. Professional dance instructors teaching basic moves. Learn the bachata, cha cha cha, mambo, rhumba and dance to Spanish pop. Sponsored by Pierpont Commons Arts & Programs, 647-6838.
Seminar: Crossing Interdisciplinary Boundaries in the Urban and Regional Context, 1-5 p.m., Art and Architecture Building, Auditorium. Sponsored by the A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, 764-1300.
Seminar: Alisse Theodore, Nagging as a National Policy: Women Argue Against U.S. Women’s Right to Vote, 1870-1920, 3-4:30 p.m., Business School, Room E0540. Sponsored by the Yaffe Center for Persuasive Communication, 764-0118.
Symposium: Life Sciences, Technology and the Law, 10 a.m., Hutchins Hall, Room 250. Keynote address by Philip Reilly, president of the American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics, and author of the best-selling, “Abraham Lincoln’s DNA and Other Adventures in Genetics.” Sponsored by the Michigan Telecommunications and Technology Law Review, 763-6100 or http://www.mttlr.org Fee required.

Saturday, March 8
Concert: Contemporary Directions Ensemble, 8 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Conference: New Work on an Old Master: Confucius and the Analects, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Center for Chinese Studies, Department of Asian Languages and Cultures, Department of Philosophy, Institute for the Humanities, International Institute, LSA Dean’s Office, Office of the Vice President for Research, and the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, 764-6308.
Movie: Tamas, Part II, 6:30-10 p.m., Natural Science Auditorium. Sponsored by the Center for South Asian Studies, 764-0352.
Panel: The Other Vietnam conference, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Michigan League, Vandenberg Room. A group of speakers will discuss Vietnamese contributions to literature and film. Sponsored by the Global Ethnic Literatures Seminar, 647-6251.
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Winter, 11:30 a.m., 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History. The winter sky contains the brightest stars of any season. Among the constellations are Greek and Roman mythologies. The bright stars, constellations and planets are the subjects of this live and on-tape presentation. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.
Planetarium Show: The Mars Show, 12:30 & 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History. Narrated by “Star Trek’s” Patrick Stewart, this program presents a history of the planet and reasons for our interest in it. Following the program, a brief live discussion will update viewers on current issues about Mars. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.
Play: Shakespeare’s Coriolanus, 1:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Play: Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor, 7:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Play: Andy Wiginton, Maricas, True Tales from the Venezuelan Cordillera, 8 p.m., Residential College Auditorium. Sponsored by the LSA Residential College, 647-9960.
Reception: The Merry Wives of Windsor Afterglow, following 7:30 p.m. performance, Alumni Center, Founders Room. Meet and greet members of the Royal Shakespeare Company. Sponsored by AAUM and the University Musical Society, (800) 847-4764. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Reception: A gathering of friends and exhibition of memorabilia in honor of Eugene Feingold, 1-3 p.m., Michigan League, Ballroom. Feingold, professor emeritus of the School of Public Health and former associate dean and acting dean of the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate studies, died Oct. 13. For more information, call (734) 663-1670.
Symposium: Projecting Petersburg, 1-5 p.m., Business School, Hale Auditorium (see story, this page).
Tour: Dinosaurs, 2 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History. Free, 30-minute, docent-led tour of the dinosaur exhibits. Sign up day of the tour. Limit 15 people. Sponsored by the U-M Credit Union, 764-0478.

Sunday, March 9
Concert: Michigan Youth Jazz Improvisation, 8 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Lecture: Michael Gould, A Look into Japanese Taiko, Japanese Drums and Drumming, and Japan’s Premier Taiko Group: The Kodo Drummers of Japan, 2 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Lecture: Maribeth Graybill, Water-striders, ‘Ordinary Monks,’ and Landscapes of Retreat, 3 p.m., Museum of Art. Graybill will consider how Zen genres and subjects depart from or overlap with other Buddhist traditions, as well as how they draw upon contemporary Chinese and Japanese art forms. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Winter, 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see March 8 description).
Planetarium Show: The Mars Show, 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see March 8 description).
Play: Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor, 1:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Play: Andy Wiginton, Maricas, True Tales from the Venezuelan Cordillera, 3 p.m., Residential College Auditorium. Sponsored by the LSA Residential College, 647-9960.
Tour: Guided tour of the Andy Goldsworthy Mountain and Coast, Autumn into Winter exhibit, 2 p.m., Museum of Art. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.

Monday, March 10
Class: Dreamweaver I, 1-4 p.m., Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Prepare, Practice & Present, 1-5 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Concert: Michigan Youth Ensembles, 7 p.m., Chelsea High School. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Film: Cultural Film Series, Two Women, 6:15 p.m., CASL Building, Room 1030, U-M-Dearborn. Sponsored by U-M-Dearborn, (313) 593-1902.
Forum: Composers’ Forum, 8 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Lecture: Michel Callon, The Increasing Involvement of Concerned Groups in R&D Policies: What Lessons for Public Powers?, 4-5:30 p.m., School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Science, Technology and Society Program, 615-8482.
Lecture: Elif Shafak, Venerated Mothers, Emancipated Daughters, Condemned Queer Sisters: The Crossroads of Effeminacy and Marginality in the Birthing of the Turkish Nation, 4-5:30 p.m., Lane Hall, Room 2239. Sponsored by the Institute for Research on Women and Gender, 764-9537.
Lecture: Michigan Lectures on Judaism and Christianity in the Roman World, Lawrence Schiffman, The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Jewish Context of Early Christianity, 7:30 p.m., Michigan League, Ballroom. Schiffman, a worldwide authority on the Dead Sea Scrolls, will reveal how this collection of Jewish texts, written before the rise of Christianity, helps to understand ancient Judaism and early Christianity. Sponsored by the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies and the Department of Near Eastern Studies, 615-1287.
Seminar: Lecturing in the Sciences: Moving Active Learning from the Lab to the Lecture, 3-5 p.m., Michigan League, Michigan Room. Participants will learn effective ways to get students actively involved in the lecture format. Sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, 764-0505.
Workshop: Ryan Goodman, The Internationalization of National Security: World Society, Militarization and the Laws of War, 4-5 p.m., Hutchins Hall, Room 132. Sponsored by the
Center for International and Comparative Law, 764-0535.
Workshop: Dessert!, 7-10 p.m., Michigan League, Kitchen. Apple tart, chocolate mousse and strawberry shortcake. Sponsored by the Michigan League Programming Office, 763-4652. Fee required.

Tuesday, March 11
Class: Access Introduction, 1-4:30 p.m., Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Charles Owen Memorial Master Class, Don Liuzzi, timpani, 7 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Liuzzi is the timpanist for the Philadelphia Orchestra. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Lecture: Kellee Tsai, Capitalists Without a Class: Political Diversity Among Private Entrepreneurs in China, noon-1 p.m., School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Tsai will report on the results of a national survey on the political orientation of private entrepreneurs in China, based on in-depth interviews with entrepreneurs and officials throughout China. Sponsored by the Center for Chinese Studies, 764-6308.
Lecture: Erica Lehrer, Significant Others: Jews and Poland, noon, Institute for the Humanities, Osterman Conference Room. Sponsored by the Institute for the Humanities, 936-3518.
Lecture: Dr. David Bloom, Barometers and Bladders: A Primer on Pressure, 3 p.m., U-M-Detroit Observatory, 1398 E. Ann. Bloom will explore the concept of pressure as a physical phenomenon and its relevance in biology and medicine. Sponsored by the U-M Detroit Observatory, 763-2230.
Lecture and Awards Ceremony: 2003 Henry Russel Lecture and presentation of Henry Russel Awards, lecture by Rowena Matthews, Genetic Polymorphisms and Human Health, 4 p.m., Michigan League, Ballroom (see story, page 8).
Lecture: Jack Goldstone, The Rise of the West in Global Context, 1500-1850, 4-6 p.m., Tisch Hall, Room 1014. Sponsored by Department of History, Department of Sociology and International Institute, 936-6510.
Music: Jazz Jam, 8-10 p.m., Leonardo’s. An evening combining combos with jazz jam. Jazz combos entertain with standards, bebop and improv. Bring your instrument and join in or come to listen. Sponsored by Pierpont Commons Arts & Programs, 647-6838.
Reading: Arab American Writers Series, Anan Ameri, 4-5 p.m., CASL Building, Room 1030, U-M-Dearborn. Sponsored by U-M-Dearborn Center for Arab American Studies, (313) 593-5209.
Roundtable: Midnight’s Children Roundtable, All The World and The Stage: The Theatre and a Global Audience, 4 p.m., Rackham Auditorium. Sponsored by U-M, 615-9579, http://www.umich.edu/pres/rsc 
Workshop: Women’s History Month Workshop on Women’s Creativity, noon-2 p.m., Harding Mott University Center, Michigan Room A, U-M-Flint. Sponsored by the U-M-Flint Women’s Education Center, (810) 762-3351.

Wednesday, March 12
Class: IRAs and Beyond, 8:30-10:30 a.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Improving the Effectiveness and Productivity of Teams, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: FileMaker Pro I, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Kathy says Tom(ay)to, Lizzie says Tom(ah)to, 6-8 p.m., East Ann Arbor Health Center Demonstration Kitchen. Tomatoes are an excellent source of lycopene, a powerful cancer-fighting antioxidant. Fresh or canned, raw or cooked, tomatoes are a weapon against cancer. Sponsored by M-Fit, 975-4387, ext. 236. Registration and fee required.
Film: Second half of The Principles and Practice of Zen, 12:10 p.m., Museum of Art (see March 5 description).
Lecture: Khalil Shikaki, Advancing Political Reform, Advancing Peace: Recent Trends in Palestinian Discourse and Public Attitudes, 4-6 p.m., Angell Hall, Auditorium A. Sponsored by the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies, Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies, Center for Political Studies, Department of Political Science and the International Institute, 936-6510.
Lecture: Anna Clark, Scandal: The Sexual Politics of the British Constitution, 4-6 p.m., School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by Program in the Comparative Study of Social Transformations, 936-1595.
Mini-Course: Study Groups for Seniors, War Continues. Why?, 10-11:30 a.m., Anna Botsford Bach Home, 1422 W. Liberty. Continues every Wednesday through March 19. Sponsored by the Geriatrics Center, 998-9351.
Panel: Becoming a Junior Faculty Member, 5:30-7 p.m., Student Activities Building, Career Center. The panel is designed to help participants assess how a faculty career will match personal and professional goals, and how they can make a successful transition from graduate student to junior faculty member. Sponsored by the Center for the Education of Women, Career Center and Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, 998-7080.
Play: Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children, 7:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Racquetball: The Intramural Sports Program’s 2003 Racquetball Tournament will take entries until 4:30 p.m. at the Intramural Sports Building (IMSB), 606 E. Hoover. Entry fee is $5 for singles and $9 for doubles. The tournament will be played March 14-16 at the IMSB. Sponsored by the Department of Recreational Sports, 763-3562.
Roundtable: Roundtable on Teaching and Learning Online, noon-2 p.m., Michigan Room, Michigan League. This roundtable will provide a collaborative, interdisciplinary forum for faculty to share their expertise, raise questions and concerns about online teaching, and learn more from each other about enhancing the online teaching and learning experience for both faculty and students. Sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, http://www.crlt.umich.edu 764-0505.
Seminar: Anna Giuliano, Cervical Cancer Prevention in the Era of an Effective Vaccine, 3 p.m., School of Public Health I, Room 3040. Sponsored by the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health Forum on Women’s Health, 764-5436.
Seminar: Caring for Aging Relatives, 6-8 p.m., Cancer and Geriatrics Center, Room 1139. Topic include: the caregiver role, Medicare and Medicaid, legal issues, community resources, depression and dementia, substance abuse, physical changes and planning for the future. Sponsored by the Turner Geriatric Clinic, 764-2556. Registration and fee required.
Workshop: Career Tune-Up Series, Crossing the Border from Home Work to Paid Work: A Workshop for Women Planning to Re-Enter the Workforce, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Center for the Education of Women (CEW). Women who have taken time out of the workforce for family or personal reasons are faced with a unique set of challenges as they contemplate their next job. Sponsored by CEW, 998-7080. Registration and fee required.

Thursday, March 13
Class: Dreamweaver II, 1-4 p.m., Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Proofreading, 1-4:30 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Concert: The Trillium Ensemble, 12:10 p.m., U-M Hospital, Lobby. Renaissance and medieval recorder music. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Fiction Reading: Matthew Klam, 5 p.m., Davidson Hall, Room D1276. Sponsored by the Department of English and Office of the Provost, 615-3710.
Film: Rivers and Tides, 7 p.m., Museum of Art. The film follows Scottish artist Andy Goldsworthy over the course of a year, capturing his creative process on film. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Forum: African American Heritage Month, The TransAfrica Forum, featuring Danny Glover and Bill Fletcher Jr., 6 p.m., Grace Emmanuel Baptist Church, 3502 Lapeer Road, Flint. The program is the culmination of years of social activism. Glover and Fletcher will touch on topics, including human rights, democracy and global economic policy. Sponsored by the U-M-Flint Office of Educational Opportunity Initiatives, (810) 762-3351.
Insight Sessions: Royal Shakespeare Company, Midnight’s Children, 4:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M, 615-9579, http://www.umich.edu/pres/rsc 
Lecture: Frank Beaver, The Evolving Narrative of War on Film: Hollywood’s Revised View of America in Vietnam, 10-11:30 a.m., Kellogg Eye Center, Auditorium. Sponsored by the Geriatrics Center, 998-9351. Registration and fee required.
Lecture: Edward Lincoln, Is There Light in Japan’s Economic Tunnel?, noon, School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Center for Japanese Studies, 764-6307.
Lecture: Women’s History Month Lunch Speaker Series, noon-1:30 p.m., Harding Mott University Center, Women’s Education Center (WEC), U-M-Flint. U-M-Flint women faculty present their current research and writing. Sponsored by the U-M-Flint WEC, (810) 762-3351.
Lecture: Dr. Howard Frumkin, White Coat, Green World: Human Health and the Natural Environment, 7:30 p.m., School of Public Health II, Auditorium II. Sponsored by the Nichols Arboretum, 998-9540.
Meeting: U-M Retirees Association (UMRA), 3:15 p.m., Wolverine Tower, Suite 18. Recently retired University Planner Fred Mayer will discuss the history and future of North Campus. Sponsored by UMRA, 936-8626, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/umra 
Movie: One, Two, Three, 7 p.m., Modern Languages Building, Lecture Room II. Sponsored by the Program in Film/Video Studies, 764-0147.
Movie: The Coca-Cola Kid, 9 p.m., Modern Languages Building, Lecture Room II. Sponsored by the Program in Film/Video Studies, 764-0147.
Panel: Eating Issues and Body Image: Practical Ways to Help Your Daughter, Sister, Friend, noon-1:30 p.m., Michigan Union, Pond Room. Panelists will discuss the challenges faced by teenage and college-aged women regarding body image and related eating issues, fueled by media influences, peer culture and messages across society. Sponsored by the Center for the Education of Women, 998-7080.
Play: Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children, 7:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Recital: Duo Runedako: Ruth Neville and Dan Koppelman, 2 p.m. lecture, 4 p.m. recital, School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Music for two pianos, computer and electronics. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Seminar: Mary Kay Pflum, 4 p.m., C.C. Little Building, Room 2548. Sponsored by the Program in Medicinal Chemistry, 647-8429.
Workshop: BIOSIS Previews: Finding Biological Literature, 11 a.m.-noon, Medical Science II Building, Room 2802. Sponsored by the Health Sciences Libraries, 763-2037. Registration required to: medical.library@umich.edu.

Friday, March 14
Concert: Gamelan, 8 p.m., Rackham Auditorium. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Dance Lessons: Second Friday Swing, 9 p.m.-midnight. Features free dance lessons from 9-10 p.m. followed by music and dancing. Music provided by the U-M Lab Ensemble. Sponsored by Pierpont Commons Arts & Programs, 647-6838.
Festival: Scandinavian Culture Festival, 8 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Film: Good Men, Good Women, 8 p.m., Angell Hall, Auditorium A. Sponsored by the Center for Chinese Studies, 764-6308.
Play: Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children, 7:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Seminar: Preparing Future Faculty Luncheon, The Impact of Instructional Technology on the Future of the Academy: A Discussion with Carl Berger, noon-1:30 p.m., Michigan League, Hussey Room. Co-sponsored by the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies and the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, http://www.crlt.umich.edu 764-0505.

Saturday, March 15
Concert: Scandinavian Culture Festival, 8 p.m., University Reform Church. School of Music performers. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Lecture: Saturday Morning Physics, David Gerdes, The Physics of Nothing, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Dennison Hall, Room 170. A vacuum is a complicated and dynamic place, the stage for some of the greatest mysteries in physics. What could vacuums teach us in the next 10 years about the origin of mass and fate of the universe? Sponsored by the Department of Physics, 764-4437.
Lecture: Scandinavian Culture Festival Film Lecture, 12:30 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Film producer Peter Berggren presents his documentary film of Swedish choir director Eric Ericsson, made for his 80th birthday. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Spring, 11:30 a.m., 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History. The spring sky contains a few bright stars, but several significant constellations. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.
Planetarium Show: The Mars Show, 12:30 & 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see March 8 description).
Play: Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children, 1:30 & 7:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Tour: Dinosaurs, 2 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History. Free, 30-minute, docent-led tour of the dinosaur exhibits. Sign up day of the tour. Limit 15 people. Sponsored by the U-M Credit Union, 764-0478.

Sunday, March 16
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Spring, 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see March 15 description).
Planetarium Show: The Mars Show, 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see March 8 description).
Play: Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children, 1:30 p.m., Power Center. Sponsored by U-M and the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Talk: Elizabeth Horton Sharf, From Myth to History, Images from the Zen Pantheon, 3 p.m., Museum of Art. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Tour: Dinosaurs, 2 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see March 15 description).

Monday, March 17
Class: Dreamweaver III, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Excel I, 1-4 p.m., Room 2078, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Lecture: Kwame Anthony Appiah, Whose Life is it Anyway? Identity and Individuality in Ethics and Politics, 4 p.m., Michigan League, Michigan Room. Appiah’s lecture continues the development of his essays on “The State and the Shaping of Identity,” originally delivered in 2001 as the Tanner Lectures on Human Values in Cambridge, England. Sponsored by the Institute for the Humanities, 936-3518.
Meeting: Friends of the Matthaei Botanical Gardens Daytime Herb Study Group, Zelma Weisfeld, Hawaiian Herbs, noon lunch, 1 p.m. program, Matthaei Botanical Gardens. Sponsored by the Daytime Herb Study Group, (734) 484-0913.
Workshop: Rodger Haines, Domestic Incorporation of International Law: The South Pacific and the Refugee Convention, 4-5 p.m., Hutchins Hall, Room 132. Sponsored by the Center for International and Comparative Law, 764-0535.
Workshop: Career Tune-Up Series, Career Decision-Making: The Step Before the Job Search, 4:30-8:30 p.m., Center for the Education of Women (CEW).Sponsored by CEW, 998-7080. Fee required.