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Exhibits
Acrylic Paintings, by Anne James Breiholz, Cancer Center and Geriatrics Center, Turner Clinic Lobby, Floor 1, through June 19. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
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.
African Art of Dual Worlds, Museum of Art, Curtis Gallery. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
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.
Auguste Rodin: The Cantor Collection of the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Museum of Art, through
'Sea Wall' by Hyman Warsager from 'Male Artists Picture Men's Bodies' exhibit (Courtesy UMMA)
Aug. 24. This exhibition represents the full spectrum of Rodin’s work, from the 1860s through the first years of the 20th century, in bronze, marble and bisque. The Museum of Art is the only U.S. stop scheduled on the exhibition’s international tour. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Boundary Crossings: Landscapes of Michigan and Beyond, Washington Street Gallery, 120 E. Liberty, through May 31. Water media paintings by School of Art and Design (A&D) adjunct asst. prof. Martha Rock Keller. Gallery talk 7 p.m. May 9. Sponsored by A&D, 936-2082.
Children’s Artwork, by Saline Public School students, Taubman Lobby, South, Floor 1, through June 19. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Desmatosuchus, Exhibit Museum of Natural History. The museum’s display of this 200 million-year-old fossil has been updated with new labels and two contrasting models—one, an aquatic model made by museum sculptor Carleton Angell, and the second, a terrestrial model. Scientists are not certain whether Desmatosuchus was an aquatic or land animal. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.
Digital Art, by Art Alchemists, Taubman Lobby, North, Floor 1, through June 19. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Faculty Women’s Club, Pierpont Commons, Wall Gallery, through May 30. Exhibit featuring the work of 15 faculty women artists. Sponsored by the Pierpont Commons Arts
& Programs Office, 647-6838.
The Formal Issue—The State of Sculpture in Michigan Universities, Midland (Mich.) Center for the Arts, through June 4. A group exhibition including large-scale sculpture and installation works by School of Art and Design (A&D) profs. Lou Marinaro, Jon Rush and Satoru Takahashi. Sponsored by A&D, (989) 832-0881.
Hot Glass Sculpture, by Alex Krentzin, Taubman Lobby, Display Cases, Floor 1, through June 19. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Individual and Society in Ancient Egypt, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, through Aug. 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.
Jewelry, by Susan Julius, Cancer Center and Geriatrics Center, Main Lobby, Floor B2, through June 19. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
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.
Male Artists Picture Men’s Bodies, Museum of Art, Works on Paper Gallery, May
10-Aug. 24. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Master of Fine Arts Works-In-Progress Exhibition, Jean Paul Slusser Gallery, Warren M. Robbins Center for Graduate Studies, and Work, 306 S. State St., May 9-June 1. Housed in three galleries, this comprehensive exhibition is by first-year master of fine arts degree candidates from the School of Art and Design (A&D). Receptions at all three galleries 6-9 p.m. May 9. The Slusser Gallery will be closed May 24-26, and the Robbins Center will be closed May 26. Sponsored by A&D, 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.
Pastels, by Laura Strowe, University Hospital, Main Corridor West, Floor 2, through June 19. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Pastels: Landscape Series, by Felicia Macheske, Michigan League Buffet, May 24-June 20. Sponsored by the Michigan League Programming Office, 763-4652.
Seventh Annual All-Michigan, All-Media Competition, Alfred Berkowitz Gallery,
U-M-Dearborn, May 10-June 21. This exhibition showcases and celebrates Michigan artists 18 or older living and/or working in Michigan. The competition is open to all subjects, and a wide range of work in various media is expected. Both two- and three-dimensional works are eligible. Sponsored by U-M-Dearborn, (313) 593-5058.
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.
Suave Mechanicals: Early to Modern Binding Styles, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, Special Collections Library, through July 26. A retrospective look at the long history of bookbinding, and a sampling of the many styles and decorative techniques used in the book arts. Sponsored by the University Library and Friends of the University Library, 764-9377.
Tempera Paintings and Glass Sculpture, by Idea Studio, University Hospital Lobby, Floor 1, through June 19. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
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 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.
Watercolor Collage, by Patti Casteel, Michigan League Buffet, through May 23. Sponsored by the Michigan League Programming Office, 763-4652.
Wonder Tales, Washtenaw Community College, Gallery One, through May 30. Using combinations of image, text, sound and object, School of Art and Design (A&D) faculty member Stephanie Rowden and alumna Lisa Olson exhibit work inspired by poetry of the folktale. Sponsored by A&D, 936-2082.

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 Thursdays, 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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May 5-26

Monday, May 5
Conference: Enriching Scholarship Faculty Conference on Teaching, Learning and Technology, Teaching at U-M: Inspirations and Challenges, 9-10:30 a.m., School of Education Building (SEB), Schorling Auditorium. Keynote: A presentation by CRLT Players as an example of a creative and innovative approach to helping instructors see teaching and learning in a new light. Prof. Carl Berger will expand upon the CRLT Players presentation and reflect upon how technology has changed the way we teach in a way that will make us laugh and learn.
Lecture: Enhancing Physical Activity in Healthy and Disabled Adults, Dr. David Buchner and Dr. Neil Alexander, Launching Your Career in Aging Research: Focus on Mentoring, 9 a.m.-noon, 904 N. Ingalls Building. Sponsored by the Geriatrics Center, kpalanci@umich.edu. Reservations required. Sessions: Capturing Human-Computer Interactions, 1-2:30 p.m., Media Union (MU), Usability Lab; Introduction to Excel, 1-4 p.m., Campus Safety Services Building (CSSB), Room 2078; The Basics of Creating a PowerPoint Presentation, 1-4 p.m., Language Resource Center; Teaching and Learning Online, 1-3 p.m., SEB, Multimedia Classroom II; Putting Your Research on the Map: An Introduction to ArcView, 1-3 p.m., University Library (UL), Instructional Center (IC); Getting Started with Dreamweaver MX, 1-3 p.m., Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library (HHGL), Faculty Exploratory (FE); Introduction to 3D Studio Max, 1-3 p.m., MU, Virtual Reality Lab; Setting Up and Running a Videoconference, 2-4 p.m., MU, Teleconference Room; Introduction to Flash MX, 2-5 p.m., CSSB, Room 2074; Incorporating Full-Text Resources Into Your Course Website, 3-5 p.m., UL, IC; Exploring Spanish-Language Resources Online, 3-5 p.m., HHGL, FE; Quizzes and Tutorials (and Surveys) Online, 3-5 p.m., MU, Windows Training Room (WTR); MERLOT: Shared Online Resources for Higher Education, 3-5 p.m., MU, WTR. For information on individual conference sessions, visit http://www.umich.edu/~teachtec ES2003 or e-mail kimbayer@umich.edu.
Meeting: Monthly meeting of the Evening Herb Study Group, 7-9 p.m., Matthaei
Botanical Gardens Educational Building, Room 125. Growing, using and the history of the herb. Sponsored by Matthaei Botanical Gardens, (734) 459-8454.
Workshop: Career Decision-Making: The Step Before the Job Search, 5-8 p.m., Center for the Education of Women (CEW), 330 E. Liberty St. This three-week series is designed for women who want to establish a sense of direction and purpose for their career as they prepare to conduct a job search. The workshop continues May 12 and 19. Sponsored by CEW, 998-7080. Registration and fee required.

Tuesday, May 6
Class: Practical Problem Solving, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Photoshop II, 1-4 p.m., Room 2078, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 
763-3700. Registration required.
Conference: Enriching Scholarship Faculty Conference on Teaching, Learning and Technology. Sessions: Drop In and Learn about Foreign Language Fonts and Non-Roman Scripts, 9 a.m.-noon, Language Resource Center; Exploring the Potential of ePortfolios, 9-11 a.m., Instructional Technology Lab; Introduction to UM.CourseTools, 9-11 a.m., Media Union (MU), Windows Training Room (WTR); Easy Video Editing with iMovie, 9 a.m.-noon, MU, Macintosh Advanced Graphics Lab (MAGL); Managing Citations with Endnote 6, 10 a.m.-noon, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library (HHGL), Faculty Exploratory (FE); Tracking the Elusive Citation: Using the Web of Science to Find Who Sites Whom, 10 a.m.-noon, University Library, Instructional Center; eSpelunking: CAVE Exploration, 10 a.m.-noon, MU, Virtual Reality Lab; Teaching Multiple Literacies, 10 a.m.-noon, Sweetland Writing Center; Drop In and Learn How to Create PDFs for the Web, 1-5 p.m., Knowledge Navigation Center; Introduction to FileMaker, 1-4 p.m., Campus Safety Services Building (CSSB), Room 2074; How Assistive Technology Can Accommodate Your Students with Disabilities, 1-3 p.m., Adaptive Technology Computing Site; Beginning Dreamweaver MX, 1-3 p.m., Instructional Technology Lab; CoursetoolsNG Test Drive, 1-3 p.m. HHGL, FE; Create Professional-Looking Conference Posters, 1-3 p.m., MU, MAGL; UM.Tools: Student Collaboration, 1-2:30 p.m., MU, Learning Technologies Lab (LTL); Orientation to Advanced Video Editing, 2-3 p.m., MU, LTL; Intermediate Excel: Functions and Macros, 2-5 p.m., MU, WTR; UM.SiteMaker: Custom Websites Made Simple, 2:30-4:30 p.m., MU, Windows Training Room; Getting Started with Photoshop 7, 3-5 p.m., HHGL, FE; Course Design for Active Learning, 3-5 p.m., School of Education Building, Multimedia Classroom II; Introduction to iDVD, 3-4 p.m., MU, Learning Technologies Lab. For information on individual conference sessions, visit http://www.umich.edu/~teachtec ES2003 or e-mail kimbayer@umich.edu.
Expo: U-M Instructional Technology EXPO, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Michigan League. Sponsored by the College of Engineering, http://www.engin.umich.edu/teaching/umite/ 
Lecture: Enhancing Physical Activity in Healthy and Disabled Adults, Dr. Wendy Kohrt, Exercise and Old Bone–Make It or Break It?, 9-10:15 a.m.; Dr. Rich Miller, Inside Tips for Grant Writers: The Steep and Thorny Path to Funding, 10:30 a.m.-noon, 904 N. Ingalls Building. Sponsored by the Geriatrics Center, kpalanci@umich.edu. Reservations required.
Meeting: Family Housing Language Program Volunteer Information Meeting, 7:30 p.m., Family Housing Community Center, 1000 McIntyre. Sponsored by the Family Housing Community Center, 763-1440 or louwsma@umich.edu.

Wednesday, May 7
Class: Diagnosing Your Team, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: FileMaker Pro III, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: PowerPoint II, 1-4 p.m., Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education  763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Beautiful Brunches, 6-8 p.m., East Ann Arbor Health Center Demonstration Kitchen. Featuring guest chef Aaron Wynn of Whole Foods Market. Sponsored by MFit, 975-4387, ext. 236. Registration and fee required.
Conference: Enriching Scholarship Faculty Conference on Teaching, Learning and Technology. Sessions: UM.CourseTools Discussions, 9-11 a.m., Media Union (MU), Windows Training Room (WTR); Electronic Music Orientation, 9-11 a.m., MU, Digital Music Studio (DMS); Scanning Images for the Web, 9-11 a.m., Instructional Technology Lab (ITL); Beyond the Basics: 3D Studio MAX, 9-11 a.m., MU, Virtual Reality Lab; OKI at UMICH, 9:30-11 a.m., MU, Teleconference Room; Finding Research Grants: Resources to Locate Grantmakers, 10 a.m.-noon, University Library (UL), Instructional Center (IC); Video: The Production process, 10 a.m.-noon, Language Resource Center (LRC); The Potential of PowerPoint, 10 a.m.-noon, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library (HHGL), Faculty Exploratory (FE); Exploring the Potential of ePortfolios, 10 a.m.-noon, MU, WTR; Managing Citations with ProCite, 1-3 p.m. HHGL, FE; Digitizing Audio and Video, 1-2 p.m., ITL; Drop In and Learn about Digital Cameras, 1-5 p.m., Knowledge Navigation Center; Teaching with PowerPoint: Tricks and Techniques to Engage Students, 1-4 p.m., LRC; Health Sciences Literature Searching: ENTREZ!, UL, IC; Electronic Music Orientation, 1-3 p.m., MU, DMS; UM.Tools: Rich and Rapid Feedback, 1-2:30 p.m., MU, Learning Technologies Lab; Easy Video Editing with iMovie, 2-5 p.m., MU, Macintosh Advanced Graphics Lab; Digitizing Audio and Video, 2-3 p.m., ITL; Designing and Evaluating Usable Websites, 3-5 p.m., MU, WTR; Getting Started with Photoshop 7, 3-5 p.m., HHGL, FE; Introduction to ColdFusion for Web Databases, 3-5 p.m., MU, WTR; Digitizing Audio and Video, 3-4 and 4-5 p.m., ITL. For information on individual conference sessions, visit http://www.umich.edu/~teachtec ES2003 or e-mail kimbayer@umich.edu.
Lecture: Cuilin Zhang, Vitamin C and the Risk of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus—Results from Dietary Questionnaire and Plasma Assay, noon-1 p.m., School of Public Health I, Room 3040. Sponsored by the Department of Epidemiology, 764-5436.

Thursday, May 8
Class: Word II, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2078, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 
763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Project Management: Getting from “Do It” to “Did It” Successfully, 9 a.m-4 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Acrobat, 1-3 p.m., Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Beyond Customer Service: The Next Steps, 1-4:30 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 
764-7410. Registration required.
Concert: Piano 4-Hand, 12:10 p.m., University Hospital Lobby. Joseph Gurt, EMU professor of piano, and Idil Ulgen play classical piano 4-Hand. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Conference: Enriching Scholarship Faculty Conference on Teaching, Learning and Technology. Sessions: UM.Work.Tools: Websites for Online Collaboration, 9-11 a.m., Media Union (MU), Windows Training Room (WTR); Designing and Evaluating Technology Projects for Teaching and Learning, 9-11 a.m., School of Education Building (SEB), Multimedia Classroom II; Creating Graphics for the Web with Photoshop 7, 10 a.m.-noon, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library (HHGL), Faculty Exploratory (FE); Web Graphics with Fireworks MX, 10 a.m.-noon, Instructional Technology Lab; Surveys (and Quizzes and Tutorials) Online, 10 a.m.-noon, MU, WTR; Instructional Technology Projects in Foreign Languages, Literatures and Cultures, 10 a.m.-noon, Language Resource Center (LRC); Overview of Survey and Evaluation Tools, 1-3 p.m., LRC; Drop In and Learn How to Scan Images, 1-5 p.m., Knowledge Navigation Center; Designing Accessible Websites, 1-3 p.m., MU, WTR; eStorytelling, 1-5 p.m., MU, Macintosh Advanced Graphics Lab (MAGL); Finding Tests and Measures, 1-3 p.m., HHGL, FE; The Fruits of Your Labor: Evaluating the Impact of Technology on Teaching, 2-4 p.m., MU, WTR; DVD Creation “The Easy Way” with iDVD, 2-4 p.m., Medical School, Learning Resource Center; What Have Students Told Us about Use of Technology in Learning?, 3-5 p.m., SEB, Computing Site Classroom; Intermediate PowerPoint: Charts and Graphics, 3-5 p.m., HHGL, FE; Create Professional-Looking Conference Posters, 3-5 p.m., MU, MAGL. For information on individual conference sessions, visit http://www.umich.edu/~teachtec ES2003 or e-mail kimbayer@umich.edu.
Event: Battle of the Bands, 3-10 p.m., University Pavilion Rink, U-M-Flint. The only requirement is that at least one member of the band is a U-M-Flint student. To register, visit the Student Life Office, Harding Mott University Center, Room 375. Sponsored by the Student Life Office, (810) 762-3431.
Lecture: Bethany Niell, Colorectal Cancer Epidemiology: Genes, Environment and History, 3-4 p.m., School of Public Health I, Room 3001. Sponsored by the Department of Epidemiology, 764-5436.
Meeting: U-M Sailing Club mass meeting, 7:45 p.m., Dennison Building, Room 120. Sponsored by the U-M Sailing Club, http://www.umich.edu/~umsc 
Open House: U-M Retirees Association (UMRA), 3:30-5 p.m., President’s Residence, 815 S. University. UMRA members will enjoy a special open house in the newly renovated first floor of President Mary Sue Coleman’s campus home. A bus will provide round-trip transportation for UMRA members, departing from the east entrance of Wolverine Tower at 3 p.m. Sponsored by UMRA, 936-8626.
Seminar: Retirement Distribution Flexibilities, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Pierpont Commons, and 2-3 p.m., Medical Professional Building, Room D4204. Sponsored by TIAA-CREF, http://www.tiaa-cref.org moc or (800) 842-2044.
Workshop: Lynn Wooten, Diversity Management Issues: Lessons From African-American Employees, noon-1:30 p.m., Michigan League, Michigan Room. Wooten leads an ongoing study that seeks to better understand the human resource management practices most valued by African-American employees, and explores if those preferences correlate with attitudes, feelings and behaviors on the job. Co-sponsored by the Work/Life Resource Center, Center for the Education of Women, and the Faculty & Staff Assistance Program, 936-8677.

Friday, May 9
Conference: Enriching Scholarship Faculty Conference on Teaching, Learning and Technology. Sessions: Introduction to Illustrator, 9 a.m.-noon, Campus Safety Services Building (CSSB), Room 2078; Intermediate Excel: Data Management Features, 9 a.m.-noon, CSSB, Room 2074; Designing Accessible Course Materials, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Media Union (MU), Windows Training Room (WTR); GroundWorks: All Media Conversion, All the Time, 10-11:30 a.m., MU, Groundworks; Lemons to Lemonade: Scanning Text with OCR, 10-11:30 a.m., Instructional Technology Lab; CoursetoolsNG Test Drive, 10 a.m.-noon, MU, WTR; Managing Citations with EndNote 6, 10 a.m.-noon, HHGL, FE; Introduction to Flash MX, 1-4 p.m., CSSB, Room 2074; Improving the Look of Your Web Site with Cascading Style Sheets, 1-2:30 p.m., HHGL, FE; eSpelunking: CAVE Exploration, 1-3 p.m., MU, Virtual Reality Lab; eMarkup, 1-3 p.m., MU, Macintosh Advanced Graphics Lab; UM.Sitemaker for Database Driven Websites, 2-4 p.m., MU, WTR; Introduction to UM.CourseTools, 2-4 p.m., MU, WTR. For information on individual conference sessions, visit http://www.umich.edu/~teachtec ES2003 or e-mail kimbayer@umich.edu.
Party: Party Gras, the annual C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital rock n’ roll party, 6-11 p.m., North Campus Holiday Inn, 3600 Plymouth Road. The party will feature a buffet, prizes, live music, a silent auction and cash bar. Proceeds from the party will benefit the Trail’s Edge Ventilator Camp Tree House Project. The camp helps children who are ventilator dependent experience summer activities like horseback riding, boating, swimming and the opportunity to climb and explore a tree house. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, 936-9134. Tickets required.
Seminar: Retirement Distribution Flexibilities, 10-11 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m., Wolverine Tower, Suite 18. Sponsored by TIAA-CREF, http://www.tiaa-cref.org moc or (800) 842-2044.

Saturday, May 10
Graduation: School of Dentistry, 11 a.m., Power Center for the Performing Arts. Speaker: Charles Bertolami, dean, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco. Sponsored by the School of Dentistry.
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. It also is the best time of year to see the “Big Dipper.” 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.
Tour: U-M Detroit Observatory, 1-4 p.m., U-M Detroit Observatory, 1398 East Ann St. Sponsored by the U-M Detroit Observatory, 763-2230.
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, May 11
Open House: The Rouge River Bird Observatory, 7-11 a.m., U-M-Dearborn campus. Activities include bird-banding demonstrations and self-guided walks through the natural areas. Sponsored by the
U-M-Dearborn Environmental Interpretive Center, (313) 593-5338.
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Spring, 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see May 10 description).
Planetarium Show: The Mars Show,
2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see May 10 description).
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.

Monday, May 12
Class: Excel I, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2078, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 
763-3700. Registration required.
Workshop: Career Decision-Making: The Step Before the Job Search, 5-8 p.m., Center for the Education of Women (CEW), 330 E. Liberty St. (see May 5 description).
Workshop: Family Education Workshop, U-M Depression Center, 6-8 p.m., East Ann Arbor Health Center, Lower Level Conference Room.
Preregister at http://www.depressioncenter.org. This workshop offers patients, families and the community an opportunity to learn about depression and gather information about risk factors, treatments, impact on families, and healthful ways of interacting with each other. Sponsored by the U-M Depression Center, 764-0267. Fee required: $10/person, $15/family.

Tuesday, May 13
Class: Presenting a Professional Image, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Word III, 1-4 p.m., Room 2078, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Conference: Second Life Sciences Institute (LSI) Symposium, Genetic Insights into Biology and Disease, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., U-M Hospital, Ford Auditorium. Sponsored by LSI, http://www.lifesciences.umich.edu/institute/symposium/index.html 764-8192.
Housing Fair: Assisted Living for Your Loved Ones–Tools for Decision Making, Housing Fair, 4-6 p.m., Turner Senior Resource Center, 2401 Plymouth Road, Suite C. Sponsored by the Housing Bureau for Seniors, (734) 998-9339.
Workshop: Assisted Living for Your Loved Ones–Tools for Decision Making, Workshop for Adult Children, 6:15-8 p.m., Turner Senior Resource Center, 2401 Plymouth Road, Suite C. Sponsored by the Housing Bureau for Seniors, (734) 998-9339.

Wednesday, May 14
Class: Influencing Management & Peers, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 
764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Stress Management, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Excel II, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2074, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 
763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Illustrator Introduction, 1-5 p.m., Room 2078, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Housing Fair: Housing Transitions and Options for Older Adults, Housing Fair, noon-4:30 p.m., Turner Senior Resource Center, 2401 Plymouth Road, Suite C. Sponsored by the Housing Bureau for Seniors, (734) 998-9339.
Symposium: Cytokine Biology and Therapeutics, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Towsley Center, Dow Auditorium. Co-sponsored by the Rheumatic Diseases Core Center, Department of Dermatology, Division of Gastroenterology, and the Bone Marrow Transplant Program, 936-9539.
Workshop: Housing Transitions and Options for Older Adults Workshop, 9-11:45 a.m., Turner Senior Resource Center, 2401 Plymouth Road, Suite C. Sponsored by the Housing Bureau for Seniors, (734) 998-9339.
Workshop: Coping Through Transitions, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Nichols Arboretum, James D. Reader Jr. Urban Environmental Education Center. During this five-week program, the group will discuss topics ranging from caring for oneself in the midst of transition to grieving within the family. Sponsored by the Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Grief and Loss Program, 615-4012. Registration required.
Workshop: Study Skills, 7-8:30 p.m., Harding Mott University Center, Michigan Room A, U-M-Flint. Designed for parents of students in third through 12th grades, the workshop will include the following topics: How to get your child motivated toward study; the importance of developing a consistent study skills regime; where and how your child should study; how to help your child organize his or her study materials; how to help your child with homework; and note-taking skills for older adults. Sponsored by the U-M-Flint Student Development Center, (810) 762-3456.

Thursday, May 15
Class: Leading Through Change & Transition, 8:30 a.m.-noon. 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.
Concert: Women’s Chamber Chorus, American music, 12:10 p.m., University Hospital Lobby. The chorus will perform a program of American music, including folk, spiritual, jazz and Broadway. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Forum: Bioterrorism, Civil Preparedness and Health, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Michigan League Ballroom. Keynote: Jennifer Martin, University Bioterrorism Initiative, 9:30 a.m.; Homeland Security, State of Michigan, 10 a.m.; Plenary Session I: Threats to Health, 10:40 a.m.; Chief Joseph Gorman, First Responders and Terrorism, 12:10 p.m.; Plenary Session II: Health Systems and Preparedness, 1 p.m.; Plenary Session III: Community and Individual Preparedness, 2:30 p.m. Presented by the School of Nursing and the Military Officer Education Program, and sponsored by the Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs and Rackham Graduate School of Nursing, http://www.umich.edu/~whae/ For more information, e-mail aedavis@umich.edu.
Lecture: Sailing 101: Learn basic sailing terms, rigging, points of sail, 7:45 p.m., Dennison Building, Room 120. Sponsored by the U-M Sailing Club, http://www.umich.edu/~umsc 
Meeting: Board of Regents monthly meeting, public comments begin the meeting at 1:30 p.m., Henry Ford Estate, U-M-Dearborn. For more information, call (313) 593-5330.

Friday, May 16
Class: Excel III, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2078, CSSB. Sponsored by IT Education Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 
763-3700. Registration required.
Hearing: Michigan Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Gerald R. Ford Library, Room 132 (see News Brief, page 8).

Saturday, May 17
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Spring, 11:30 a.m., 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see May 10 description).
Planetarium Show: Imagine That!, 12:30
& 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History. Imagine the sky full of stars—how do we connect them to make the constellations? What would Earth be like if we did not have a moon? How might we be different of we had a different kind of star for our sun? What would happen if the sun exploded? These are a few of the questions asked during this show. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.
Screening: Free hearing screenings for children as part of Better Hearing and Speech Month, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Ann Arbor District Library, Youth Story Room, 343 S. Fifth Ave. Audiologists will be on hand to complete hearing screenings and answer questions. Children should be at least
3 years old. Sponsored by the Divisions of Audiology and Pediatric Otolaryngology, (734) 327-8301.
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, May 18
Open House: The Rouge River Bird Observatory, 7-11 a.m., U-M-Dearborn campus. Activities include bird-banding demonstrations and self-guided walks through the natural areas. Sponsored by the
U-M-Dearborn Environmental Interpretive Center, (313) 593-5338.
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Spring, 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see May 10 description).
Planetarium Show: Imagine That!, 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History
(see May 17 description).
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.

Monday, May 19
Workshop: Career Decision-Making: The Step Before the Job Search, 5-8 p.m., Center for the Education of Women (CEW), 330 E. Liberty St. (see May 5 description).

Tuesday, May 20
Class: Foundations of Supervision Program, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 
764-7410. Registration required.
Colloquium: James Sayer, Retroreflective Garments: What Makes a Roadworker Conspicuous, noon-1 p.m., U-M Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI), McCormick Conference Room, 2901 Baxter Road. Sponsored by UMTRI, 936-2070.

Wednesday, May 21
Class: The Choice Is Yours: An Introduction to Attitudes in the Workplace, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: In the Herb Garden, 6-8 p.m., East Ann Arbor Health Center Demonstration Kitchen. Featuring guest speaker Peter Stark from Renaissance Acres Herb Farm. Sponsored by MFit, 975-4387, ext. 236. Registration and fee required.
Tour: U-M Detroit Observatory, 1-4 p.m.,
U-M Detroit Observatory, 1398 East Ann St. Sponsored by the U-M Detroit Observatory, 763-2230.
Workshop: Coping Through Transitions, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Nichols Arboretum, James D. Reader Jr. Urban Environmental Education Center (see May 14 description).

Thursday, May 22
Class: Foundations of Supervision Program, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa 
764-7410.
Concert: Ellen Elder, classical piano, 12:10 p.m., University Hospital Lobby. Elder, an adjunct lecturer in the School of Music, will play a program of classical selections. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Lecture: Sailing 102: Learn how to sail upwind and tack (turn), 7:45 p.m., Dennison Building, Room 120. Sponsored by the U-M Sailing Club, http://www.umich.edu/~umsc 
Tennis: The entry deadline for the Intramural Sports Program’s 2003 Spring Term Tennis Tournament (singles and doubles) is 2 p.m. at the Intramural Sports Building (IMSB), 606 E. Hoover. Entry fee is $15 for singles and $25 for doubles. A mandatory participants’ meeting will be at 6 p.m. May 23 in the IMSB lobby. Round robin league matches will be played at the U-M Tennis Center Mondays-Thursdays beginning May 27. Sponsored by the Department of Recreational Sports, 763-3562.
Workshop: Networking: Preparation and Practice, 4-5:30 p.m., Center for the Education of Women (CEW), 330 E. Liberty St. The workshop will outline the components of networking—what do you say when connecting with professionals? How might you follow up on a good networking interchange? The event will conclude with a “meet and mingle” period to kick off renewed resolve to connect and expand your professional network. Sponsored by CEW, 998-7080.
Sunday, May 24
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Spring, 11:30 a.m., 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see May 10 description).
Planetarium Show: Imagine That!, 12:30 & 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see May 17 description).
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.

Saturday, May 25
Open House: The Rouge River Bird Observatory, 7-11 a.m., U-M-Dearborn campus. Activities include bird-banding demonstrations and self-guided walks through the natural areas. Sponsored by the U-M-Dearborn Environmental Interpretive Center, (313) 593-5338.
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Spring, 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see May 10 description).
Planetarium Show: Imagine That!, 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see May 17 description).
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.

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Wednesday, May 28
Golf Scramble: The entry deadline for the Intramural Sports Program’s 2003 Spring Term Two-Person Team Golf Scramble is
2 p.m. at the Intramural Sports Building, 606 E. Hoover. Entry fee is $75 per team and includes U-M Golf Course fees. The tournament will be played May 30 at the
U-M Golf Course with tee times beginning at 11 a.m. Sponsored by the Department of Recreational Sports, 763-3562.
Workshop: Coping Through Transitions, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Nichols Arboretum, James D. Reader Jr. Urban Environmental Education Center (see May 14 description).

Friday, May 30
Graduation: Medical School, 4 p.m., Crisler Arena. Speaker: Dr. Edmund Pellegrino, professor emeritus of medicine and medical ethics at the Center for Clinical Bioethics, Georgetown University Medical Center. A ticketed reception for graduates, their families and guests will be held 1:30-3 p.m. at Crisler Arena. Sponsored by the Medical School.

Saturday, May 31
Graduation: College of Pharmacy, 1:45 p.m., Power Center for the Performing Arts. Sponsored by the College of Pharmacy.