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Exhibits
Acrylic Paintings, by Ron Teachworth, University Hospital Lobby, Floor 1, through Dec. 10. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Ann Arbor Fiberarts Guild, Pierpont Commons, Wall Gallery, Nov. 2-26. This juried show will feature some of the best work of Guild artisans in weaving, spinning, basket-making, surface design, quilting beading and doll-making. Sponsored by the Pierpont Commons Arts and Programs Office, 647-6838.
Ann Arbor Women Artists, Taubman South Lobby, Floor 1, through Dec. 10. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Metals artist Arline Fisch will speak at 5 p.m. Oct. 30 at the Michigan Theater. (Photo courtesy School of Art & Design)
Bronze Animal Sculptures, by Sharon Sommers, Cancer Center and Geriatrics Center Lobby, Floor B2, through Dec. 10. 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.
Diner Art, by Jerry Berta, Taubman South Lobby, Floor 1, through Dec. 10. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
The Elegance of Botany, by Catherine Zeng, Pierpont Commons, Atrium Gallery, Nov. 1-22. Chromatic watercolor painting. Sponsored by the Pierpont Commons Arts and Programs Office, 647-6838.
The Faithful Samurai, Alfred Berkowitz Gallery, U-M-Dearborn, through Dec. 6. An exhibition of Japanese woodblock prints and artifacts. Sponsored by the U-M-Dearborn Art Museum Project and the Michigan Oriental Art Society, (586) 558-9767.
Fixtures: Mixed-media and Installation Work, by Beili Liu, Rackham Building, Room 520, Nov. 3-Dec. 19. Sponsored by the Institute for the Humanities, 936-1930.
Four Seasons in Japanese Art, Museum of Art, through Jan. 4. Since time immemorial, the inhabitants of Japan have celebrated the yearly cycle of the seasons in verse, in the pageantry of festivals, and in the visual arts. In this installation of the museum's Japanese Gallery, guest curator Natsu Oyobe brings together an ensemble of paintings, prints, ceramics and lacquerware of the 18th to 20th centuries in which seasonal and calendrical motifs play a major role. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Geometric Abstraction, Museum of Art, through Nov. 9. The Geometric Abstraction movement was a response by many artists to Abstract Expressionism. The works on display in the museum's apse reflect the range and breadth of the movement. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Glimpses of Bengal, Pierpont Commons, Lower Level, Nov. 1-23. Sponsored by the Pierpont Commons Arts and Programs Office, 647-6838.
Imagine That, Work, 306 S. State St., through Nov. 2. An exhibition focusing on innovation and imagination by School of Art & Design (A&D) undergraduates. Sponsored by A&D, 936-2082.
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.
Masterworks of African Art: The Congo Basin, Museum of Art, Curtis Gallery of African and African-American Art, through May 2. Examines the rich imagery found in the Congo River Basin. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
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 Ceramics, by Madeline Kaczmarczyk, University Hospital Lobby, Floor 1, through Dec. 10. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Photography, by The Ann Arbor Camera Club, Tauman North Lobby, Floor 1, through Dec. 10. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Recycled Realities: 3-D Assemblages, Exhibit Museum of Natural History, through Jan. 4. The exhibit by Royal Oak's Catherine Peet includes 3-D animal sculptures made from recycled furniture and other found items. Peet gathers discarded furniture from trash days or garage sales, then begins her paintings with a wood-burning tool to draw images of flora and fauna. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.
The Romanovs Collect: European Art from the Hermitage, Museum of Art, through Nov. 23. A historic exhibit of more than 140 works of fine and decorative art from the unrivaled collections of the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia. The Museum of Art is the exclusive worldwide venue for the exhibit-the first collaboration between the Hermitage and a North American university museum. Part of U-M's "Celebrating St. Petersburg: 300 Years of Cultural Brilliance" festival, the exhibit presents a story of Imperial personalities, nation-building and the development of collecting taste over time. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662. Tickets required.
Space, by Ayush Agarwal, Pierpont Commons, through Nov. 1. Sponsored by the Pierpont Commons Arts and Programs Office, 647-6838.
St. Petersburg: Window on the East/Window on the West, Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, Special Collections Library, through Nov. 22. An exhibition devoted to the Russian city's publishing history and the role it played in nurturing the arts at the turn of the century. It is presented in conjunction with the "Celebrating St. Petersburg: 300 Years of Cultural Brilliance" festival. Sponsored by the U-M Library, 764-9377.
Silk Paintings, by Nancy McKay, Cancer Center and Geriatrics Center, Turner Clinic Lobby, Floor 1, through Dec. 10. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Surface Calculus, by Perry Kulper, Taubman College of Architecture + Urban Planning (TCAUP) College Gallery, through Nov. 3. Sponsored by TCAUP, 764-1300.
The Stearns Collection, School of Music. 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. Sponsored by the 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, 1398 E. Ann St. The oldest in the United States to retain its original telescopes in their mounts. 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.
Water Media: Visual Pleasure, by Julia Hardy, Michigan League Buffet, through Nov. 14. Sponsored by the Michigan League Programming Office, 763-4652.
Western Photography, by Joe and Jim Schumaker, University Hospital Main Corridor, Floor 2, through Dec. 10. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Wooden Vessels, by Robert Savit, Taubman North Lobby, Floor 1, through Dec. 10. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Works in Progress, by Steven Holl Architects, New York City, Art and Architecture Building, Taubman College Gallery, Nov. 7-Dec. 8. Reception 5-7 p.m. Nov. 7. Sponsored by the Taubman College of Architecture + Urban Planning, 764-1300.

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.

Recreation

Indoor Track Building: Public jogging and walking, 6 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday; 7-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 7 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 763-5088. Fee required.
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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Monday, October 27
Book Reading: Liliana Ursu will read from "Goldsmith Market" with her translator, Sean Cotter, 5 p.m., Michigan League, Koessler Room. Ursu's work brings together mythical images Cavafy's Alexandria and Sappho's Greece with stories of her youth in Transylvania. Presented by the Comparative Literature Translators Group. Sponsored by the Program in Comparative Literature, the Institute for Research on Women and Gender, and the Center for Russian and East European Studies, scotter@umich.edu.
Class: WWW HTML CGIs and Forms,
1-5 p.m., Room 2078 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 
763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Jill Felber, Flute Master Class, 4:30 p.m., Stearns Building, Cady Room. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 9-11:30 a.m., Concordia University, 4090 Geddes Road, Ann Arbor; 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Kroger, 2502 Packard, Ann Arbor; 3-7 p.m., Kroger, 3021 E. Michigan Ave., Jackson; Kroger, 1919 Industrial Hwy., Ann Arbor. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com 
Fair: Housing Fair, 1-5:30 p.m., Michigan Union Ballroom. Learn about housing options, both on- and off-campus for 2004. Area landlords and representatives of the residence halls and family housing will be available to give information and answer questions. During the fair, property owners and managers will showcase available units and provide guided tours of specific properties. Sponsored by University Housing's Housing Information Office, 763-3205.
Lecture: Chloe Burke, Communicable Anarchism: Visual Culture of Radicalism as Disease in the United States, 1870s-1920s, 4-6 p.m., School of Social Work Building, Room 1644. Sponsored by the Science, Technology and Society Program.
Lecture: Tracy Metz, The Theming of Olde Europe, 6 p.m., Art and Architecture Building, Room 2104. Sponsored by the Taubman College of Architecture + Urban Planning, 764-1300.
Lecture: Paula Fredriksen, Jesus of Nazareth, the Temple Tantrum, and the Dog That Did Not Bark: Current Reconstructions of the Death of Jesus, 7 p.m., Michigan League, Lydia Mendelssohn Theater. Sponsored by the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies, 615-1287.
Lecture: Dr. Matthew Boulton, Counting Crows: West Nile Virus and the Michigan Experience, 7 p.m., Ann Arbor District Library, Multipurpose Room, 343 S. Fifth Ave. Sponsored by the Life Sciences, Values and Society Program, 647-4571.
Meeting: Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs (SACUA), 2 p.m., Fleming Administration Building, Regents Room. Sponsored by SACUA, 764-0303.
Meeting: The 13th Annual Epidemiology Research Meeting, 3-6 p.m., School of Public Health I, Rooms 3000 & 3001. Doctoral students, faculty and research staff will present posters covering their current research. Sponsored by the Department of Epidemiology, 764-5436.
Recital: Saxophone Studio Recital, 8 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Seminar: Teaching for Inclusion, 3-5 p.m., Michigan League, Michigan Room. Explore ways in which discussion, language use, classroom organization, assignments and presentations of material can create an open atmosphere of participation and engagement for all students. Sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, 764-0505.
Seminar: Multichannel Mixing and Encoding Techniques, 7 p.m., Media Union, Video Studio. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Workshop: Scholarship Savvy, 5-6 p.m., Center for the Education of Women (CEW), 303 E. Liberty St. Financial aid experts will present effective strategies that work in scholarship applications. The workshop will review how to research scholarship opportunities, both on and off campus, write personal statements that clearly reflect goals and achievements, secure the best recommendation letters and combine scholarships with financial aid. Sponsored by CEW, (734) 998-7080. Registration required.

Tuesday, October 28
Ceremony: Awards ceremony for recipients of the 2003 John H. D'Arms Faculty Awards for Distinguished Graduate Mentoring in the Humanities and the 2003 Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Awards, 2:30 p.m., Michigan League, Vandenberg Room. Speaker: Debra Stewart, American Benchmarks: Baseball, Jazz, the Constitution-and Graduate Education. Sponsored by the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, 647-2644.
Ceremony: Wallenberg Medal and Lecture, 7:30 p.m., Rackham Auditorium. Recipient Bill Basch will deliver the Wallenberg Lecture. Basch was the son of a grocer in a small Hungarian village and grew up in a loving family. But by 1942, he had fled to Budapest, joined the Underground, and become one of a legion of young volunteers who risked their lives to deliver food and passports to the Jews living in Raoul Wallenberg's safe houses. Basch survived the horrors of Buchenwald and Dachau and today describes Wallenberg as his hero. Sponsored by the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies, Wallenberg Endowment and the U-M Hillel, 647-2644.
Class: FileMaker Pro III, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2074 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Word II, 1-3 p.m., Room 2078 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Kroger, 3663 Grand River, Howell; 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Michigan Visiting Nurses (MVN) Office, 2850 S. Industrial, Ann Arbor; 4-8 p.m., Kroger, 9968 E. Grand River, Brighton; Kroger, 400 S. Maple Road, Ann Arbor. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com
Concert: Jazz Combo, 8 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Lecture: Disciplines in Dialogue, John Herman, Tusi, Indigenes and the Late Imperial Chinese State: A New Perspective on the Southwest, noon, School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Center for Chinese Studies, 764-6308.
Lecture: Stephanie Jordan, Settling the Score: The Complications of the Choreomusical Canon, noon, Rackham Building, Room 520. Sponsored by the Institute for the Humanities, 936-1930.
Lecture: Georgy Vilinbakhov, Military Collections of Russian Emperors, 4 p.m., School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Lecture: John McK. Camp II, Recent Excavations in the Athenian Agora, 5:30 p.m., Angell Hall, Room 2175. Sponsored by the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology.
Seminar: Retirement Distribution Flexibilities, 4-5:30 p.m. and 6:30-8 p.m., Michigan League, Hussey Room. Sponsored by TIAA-CREF, (800) 842-2044, ext. 1409 or http://www.tiaa-cref.org 
Tour: Guided tour of "The Romanovs Collect: European Art from the Hermitage," 1 p.m., Museum of Art. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.

Wednesday, October 29
Art Video: Hermitage Masterpieces, Part V, 12:10 p.m., Museum of Art. The first paintings collected by Catherine the Great, highlights of the Dutch paintings collected by Peter the Great, and works of Spanish masters such as Velazquez and Goya. Sponsored by the Museum of Art, 763-8662.
Class: PowerPoint II, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2074 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Dreamweaver Navigation Bars, Table Data and Searches, 1-3 p.m., Room 2074 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Taking Care of Aging Relatives, 6-8 p.m., Geriatrics Center, Turner Conference Room. A six-week information series running every Wednesday through Dec. 3 (except Nov. 26). Topics: The Caregiver Role, Depression and Dementia, Substance Abuse. Sponsored by the Geriatrics Center, 764-2556. Fee required; scholarships available.
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 8 a.m.-noon, Kroger, 3200 Carpenter Road, Ypsilanti; 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Medicine Shoppe, 905 N. Main St. #1, Adrian; 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Kroger, 2010 Whittaker Road, Ypsilanti; 4-8 p.m., Kroger, 2641 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com 
Concert: Concert Band, 8 p.m., Michigan Theater, 603 E. Liberty. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Film: Peter the First, Part I, 8:30 p.m., Angell Hall, Auditorium A. A production covering the early years of the reign of Tsar Peter I (Peter the Great). Sponsored by the Center for Russian and East European Studies, http://www.umich.edu/stpetersburg 
Ice Hockey: The Department of Recreational Sports will take entries for its 2003 Fall Term Ice Hockey Tournament 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Intramural Sports Building, 606 E. Hoover. Entry fee is $175 per team. A mandatory managers' meeting will be at 6 p.m. Oct. 30 at Cliff Keen Arena. The tournament will begin Nov. 2 at Yost Ice Arena. Sponsored by the Department of Recreational Sports, 763-3562.
Lecture: Jim Langeland, A Phylogenetic Approach to Molecular and Developmental Events during Early Vertebrate Evolution, noon, Natural Science Building, Room 2004. Sponsored by the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, 936-6625.
Lecture: Work/Life/Family Series, Carol Lapidos, Nurturing Your "Tween" Daughter (Ages 9-13), noon-1:30 p.m., Michigan League, Kalamazoo Room. Sponsored by the Center for the Education of Women, the Work/Life Resource Center and the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program, (734) 998-7080.
Lecture: Fourth Annual Tamara Williams Memorial Lecture, Loretta Ross, Bringing Human Rights Home, 7-8:30 p.m., East Hall, Room 1324. Ross is founder and executive director of the Center for Human Rights Education-a training and resource center for using human rights to address social injustices in the United States. Williams was a U-M student and Family Housing resident who was killed by her boyfriend in 1997. The lecture is meant to commemorate her life, while raising awareness of domestic violence issues. Sponsored by University Housing, School of Social Work, Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center, and the Interdisciplinary Research Program of Violence Across the Life Span, 764-7455.
Music: Six String Coffee House: Open Mic, 8:30 p.m., Michigan League Underground. Acoustic performers and groups are welcome to showcase their abilities. Sponsored by the Michigan League Programming Office, 763-4652.
Play: Alexander Pushkin's "Boris Godunov," 8 p.m., U-M Sports Coliseum. The University Musical Society (UMS) will present the U.S. premiere of Alexander's Pushkin's play. Inspired by Shakespeare's History Plays, Alexander Pushkin's only full-length play follows a climactic struggle for power in tsarist Russia. The play will be performed in Russian with English supertitles. Part of the "Celebrating St. Petersburg: 300 Years of Cultural Brilliance" festival. Sponsored by UMS,
764-2538. Tickets required.
Seminar: Investing in Ability Event, What is Disability Studies?, noon-1:30 p.m., Michigan Union, Kuenzel Room. Sponsored by the Office for Institutional Equity, Human Resources and Affirmative Action, 763-0235 or http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/ability
Symposium: Macromolecular Science and Engineering (MSE) 27th Annual Symposium, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Pierpont Commons. Speakers: Geoffrey Coates, Discovery, Development and Application of Catalysts for the Synthesis of Defined Polymer Architectures; Sharon Glotzer, Tethered Nano Building Blocks: A New Class of Macromolecule for Nanomaterials Assembly; Gregory McKenna, Glass Formation Through Alternative Paths: Plasticizer Jumps and Temperature Jumps; Thomas Russell, Simple Routes Long-Range Ordered Arrays of Nanostructured Materials; Francis Timmers, The Development of Ethylene-Styrene Interpolymers; Kenneth Wagener, The ADMET Reaction. Sponsored by the MSE Center http://www.engin.umich.edu/prog/macro
Tour: U-M Detroit Observatory, 1-4 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: Job Search Club: Planning Your Job Search, noon-1:30 p.m., Center for the Education of Women (CEW), 330 E. Liberty St. The first of three consecutive Wednesday workshops, continuing Nov. 5 & 12. Sponsored by CEW, (734) 998-7080.

Thursday, October 30
Class: Presenting a Professional Image,
8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/hrd 
764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Word III, 10 a.m.-noon, Room 2078 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Acrobat, 1-3 p.m., Room 2074 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 8 a.m.-noon, Kroger, 1100 Argyle, Jackson; 3-7 p.m., Kroger, 1771 Michigan Ave., Ypsilanti; Kroger, 290 W. Carleton, Hillsdale. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com 
Concert: Kathryn Goodson, eclectic piano, 12:10 p.m., University Hospital, Main Lobby. Includes works by Bach, Shostakovich, Babadjamian, Gershwin and Ragtime composers. Sponsored by Gifts of Art, 936-2787.
Concert: Octubafest, 8 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Conference: Reimportation of Pharmaceuticals: Economic and Policy Implications,
7:30 a.m.-9 p.m., Campus Inn, 615 E. Huron St. Session I: Economics of Reimportation, 9 a.m.-noon. Speakers: W. Michael Dickson, International Pharmaceutical Expenditure Differentials-Why?; Paul Saatsoglou, Market Size and Characteristics of Reimported Pharmaceuticals; Kristina Lybecker, The Economics of Counterfeit Pharmaceuticals; Jillian Clare Cohen, Alternative Sources of Pharmaceuticals and the Associated Policy Implications. Session 2: Regulation, Safety and Quality, 1:45-4:45 p.m. Speakers: Marv Shepherd, An Intervention Analysis of Reimported Pharmaceuticals; Moira Gibbons, An Overview from the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy; Chris Ward, The Canadian Perspective; Ilisa B.G. Bernstein, Pharmaceutical Product Integrity, Can FDA Assure Quality? Sponsored by the Center for Medication Use, Policy & Economics, 764-4483 or reimportconf@umich.edu.
Cross Country: The entry deadline for the Department of Recreational Sports' 2003 Cross Country Run is 4:30 p.m. at the Intramural Sports Building, 606 E. Hoover. Entry fee is $5 for individuals and $25 per team. Entries for individuals also will be taken 7-8 a.m. Nov. 1 at the Mitchell Fields. The race is Nov. 1 at the Mitchell Fields/Gallup Park. The course is 5K/3.1 miles and will begin at 9 a.m. adjacent to Softball Field #1. Sponsored by the Department of Recreational Sports, 763-3562.
Golf: The entry deadline for the Department of Recreational Sports' Two-Person Team Scramble Golf Tournament is 4:30 p.m. at the Intramural Sports Building, 606 E. Hoover. Entry fee is $85 per team and due at the time of registration. The tournament will be played Nov. 2 at the U-M Golf Course. Sponsored by the Department of Recreational Sports, 763-3562.
Lecture: Jiyoun Kim, Rediscovery of Korean Traditional Medicine: East Meets West or West Meets East?, noon-1 p.m., U-M Hospital, Room 2C224. Sponsored by the Multicultural Health Series, 615-1404.
Lecture: Maki Morinaga, Onnagata Discourse in the Eighteenth Century (A Bad Cop Version), noon, School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Center for Japanese Studies, 764-6307.
Lecture: Danielle Allen, Last Words: Rhetoric, Death and Authority, 4 p.m., Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, Special Collections Library. Sponsored by the Department of Classical Studies, (734) 347-8159.
Lecture: Arline Fisch, 5 p.m., Michigan Theater, 603 E. Liberty. A metals artist, Fisch creates works that have the human body as their site. Her strongest influences come from studies of the ancient world and her pieces are often large with collars, pectorals, head and arm ornaments as favorite formats. Supported by the Penny W. Stamps Distinguished Visitors Fund. Sponsored by the School of Art & Design, 936-2082.
Play: Alexander Pushkin's "Boris Godunov," 8 p.m., U-M Sports Coliseum (see Oct. 29 description).
Seminar: Fernanda Marques, 4 p.m., C.C. Little Building, Room 2548. Sponsored by the Program in Medicinal Chemistry, 764-2202.
Seminar: Timothy Mitchell, On Petro-Knowledge: The Iraq War and the Techno-social Life of Oil, 4 p.m., Michigan League, Koessler Room. Sponsored by the Global Ethnic Literatures Seminar, 647-6251.

Friday, October 31
Ballet: Suzanne Farrell Ballet: Balanchine/Tchaikovsky!, 8:30 p.m., Power Center for the Performing Arts. Sponsored by the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Class: Dealing with Personality Conflicts and Difficult People, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/hrd 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: WWW Getting Started with Web Publishing at U-M, 1-4 p.m., Room 2078 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., VG's, 9870 E. Grand River, Brighton; VG's, 20 E. Walton, Pontiac;
10 a.m.-3 p.m., Westland Senior Center, 1119 N. Newburg, Westland; 3-7 p.m., VG's, 2400 W. Grand River, Howell; VG's, 7300 Highland Road, Waterford. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com 
Concert: Octubafest: U-M Euphonium/Tuba Ensemble, 8 p.m., School of Music, Britton Recital Hall. Sponsored by the School of Music, 764-0594.
Conference: Reimportation of Pharmaceuticals: Economic and Policy Implications,
7:30 a.m.-noon, Campus Inn, 615 E. Huron St. Session III: Stakeholders. Speakers: Craig Fuller, Economic Implications for the U.S. Retail Pharmacy Industry; Larry Wagenknecht, Challenges to a Border State Pharmacy Association; Lori Reilly, Implications for the U.S. Pharmaceutical Manufacturer; Kim Sorget, Reimbursing for Reimported Pharmaceuticals?; David Gross, The Consumer and Reimportation. Sponsored by the Center for Medication Use, Policy & Economics,
764-4483 or reimportconf@umich.edu.
Film: An Affair at Akitsu (Akitsu onsen), 7-9 p.m., Lorch Hall Auditorium. Sponsored by the Center for Japanese Studies, 764-6307.
Open House: English Language Institute (ELI), 1:30-4:30 p.m., TCF Building, 401 E. Liberty, Suite 350. Sponsored by ELI, 647-0478.
Lecture: Ben Morison, What Was the Ancient Conception of Logical Form?, 3 p.m., Mason Hall, Room 2306. Sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, 764-6285.
Lecture: James Watson, Reinventing the Clan in South China: The Wen Tianxiang Connection in Hong Kong, Guangdong and Jiangxi, 4 p.m., School of Social Work Building, Room 1644. Sponsored by the Center for Chinese Studies, 764-6308.
Play: Alexander Pushkin's "Boris Godunov," 8 p.m., U-M Sports Coliseum (see Oct. 29 description).
Seminar: Advice on Writing Better Tests, 1-3 p.m., Michigan League, Koessler Room. Basic principles of testing, including the advantages and disadvantages of commonly used testing formats and general guidelines for creating multiple-choice, interpretive, essay, restricted response essay, true-false, matching and completion questions. Sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, 764-0505.
Symposium: From the Mariinski to Manhattan: George Balanchine and the Transformation of American Dance, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Rackham Auditorium .

Saturday, November 1
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., VG's Market, 2400 W. Grand River, Howell; VG's Market, 7300 Highland Road, Waterford; 1-3 p.m., Art Van, 425 E. Eisenhower, Ann Arbor; Art Van, 4101 E. Grand River, Howell; Art Van, 950 N. West Ave., Jackson; Art Van, 8300 Wayne, Westland; 3-7 p.m., VG's Market, 9870 E. Grand River, Brighton; VG's Market, 20 E. Walton, Pontiac; 5-7 p.m., St. Andrew's Catholic Church, 1910 Austin Road, Saline. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com
Film: Woman, Human, Demon, 8 p.m., Angell Hall, Auditorium A. Sponsored by the Center for Chinese Studies, 764-6308.
Lecture: Saturday Morning Physics, Seth Blumberg, Saving Lives: The Physics of Medical Imaging, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Dennison Building, Room 170. Sponsored by the Department of Physics, 763-2588.
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Autumn, 11:30 a.m., 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History. As the bright stars of the Summer Triangle work their way into the western sky, the familiar and ancient patterns of the fall sky take center stage. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.
Planetarium Show: Wonderful Rocket,
12:30 & 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History. Join Rachel, the Wonderful Rocket, as she leads a tour of the solar system. Visit each planet, and explore a few objects beyond our solar system. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.
Play: Alexander Pushkin's "Boris Godunov," 2 & 8 p.m., U-M Sports Coliseum (see Oct. 29 description).
Symposium: From the Mariinski to Manhattan: George Balanchine and the Transformation of American Dance, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Rackham Auditorium
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, November 2
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 8:30-11:30 a.m., St. Andrew's Catholic Church, 1910 Austin Road, Saline; 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Huron Hills Baptist Church, 3150 Glazier Way, Ann Arbor. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com. 
Conference: Jewish Literatures and Cultures-Context and Intertext, 10:45 a.m.-8 p.m., Alumni Center. Translating Jewish Cultures, 11 a.m.: Naomi Seidman, Jewish Translations: Diaspora and the Migration of Meaning; Julian Levinson, Brooklyn Am Rhein?: The German Sources of Jewish-American Literature; Gabriella Safran, On 'Sympathizers' and 'Reverse Marranos': Secular Jewish Literature and the Language Question; Reflections on Jewish Multiculturalism and Multilingualism in the Modern Era, 2 p.m.: Dan Miron, Contiquity Versus Continuity in the Jewish Literary Complex; Artful Jews? Visual Representation and the Negotiation of Culture, 4 p.m.: Yaron Eliav, Jews, Roman Sculpture and Hellenism in Late Antique Palestine; Kalman Bland, Idols of the Cave and Theater: A Verbal or Visual Judaism; Richard Cohen, Challenges, Boundaries and Pitfalls of Interdisciplinary Research-The Case of Jewish Art and Jewish History; Keynote, 8 p.m.: Jonathan Rosen, Jewish and American. Sponsored by the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies, 615-1287.
Film: Everything for a Reason, 5 p.m., Lorch Hall Auditorium. Sponsored by the Modern Greek Program, 936-6099.
Lecture: Georgios Anagnostu, Second Generation Greek-Americans, 3 p.m., Michigan League, Koessler Room. Sponsored by the Modern Greek Program and the Foundation for Modern Greek Studies, 936-6099.
Movie: Malcolm X, 7:30 p.m., Pierpont Commons, Piano Lounge. Sponsored by the Pierpont Commons Arts and Programs Office, 647-6838.
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Autumn, 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see Nov. 1 description).
Planetarium Show: Wonderful Rocket, 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see Nov. 1 description).
Play: Alexander Pushkin's "Boris Godunov," 2 p.m., U-M Sports Coliseum (see Oct. 29 description).
Tour: Dinosaurs, 2 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see Nov. 1 description).

Monday, November 3
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Meijer, 14640 Pardee Road, Taylor; 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Meijer, 8650 W. Grand River, Brighton; 3-7 p.m., Meijer, 3825 Carpenter Road, Ypsilanti. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com
Conference: The 40th Annual Homer H. Stryker Orthopaedic Pathology Conference, 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Medical Science Building I-A, Auditorium M3330. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Alan Schiller; presenting speaker will be Dr. J. Sybil Biermann. Sponsored by the Medical School, http://www.cancer.med.umich.edu/resource/orthoconference.htm 
Conference: Jewish Literatures and Cultures-Context and Intertext, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Alumni Center. Out of the "Ghetto": Revisiting the Myth of Jewish Cultural Isolation, 10 a.m.: David Ruderman, The Ghetto and Jewish Cultural Formation in Early Modern Europe: Towards a New Interpretation; Moshe Rosman, Hybrid with That? The Variable Contexts of Jewish Culture in Poland; Stefanie Siegmund, Translating Holiness or Economic Survival? The Openness of Early Modern Italian Jews to Conversion; Intercultural Encounters in Ancient Jewish Literature, 1 p.m.: Gabriele Boccacini, Hellenistic Judaism: Myth or Reality?; Martha Himmelfarb, Hellenism and the Hasmoneans: The Case of 1 Maccabees; Michael Satlow, Beyond Influence: Toward a Model of Jewish Interaction in Antiquity. Sponsored by the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies, 615-1287.
Fiction Reading: John Edgar Wideman, 7:30 p.m., Michigan Union, Pendleton Room. Sponsored by the Department of English and Office of the Provost, 615-3710.
Lecture: Fedele F. and Iris M. Fauri Memorial Lecture, Ruth McRoy, Improving Outcomes for Children and Families: An Intersystemic Approach to Child Welfare Service Delivery, 3-5 p.m., School of Social Work Building, Room 1840. Sponsored by the School of Social Work Dean's Office, 763-6124.
Lecture: Steve Badanes, The Architect as Artisan and World Citizen, 6 p.m., Art and Architecture Building, Room 2104. Sponsored by the Taubman College of Architecture + Urban Planning, 764-1300.
Lecture: Mark Wilson, Emerging Diseases: Can Forecasting Protect Us?, 7 p.m., Ann Arbor District Library, Multipurpose Room, 343 S. Fifth Ave. Sponsored by the Life Sciences, Values and Society Program, 647-4571.
Meeting: Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs (SACUA), 2 p.m., Fleming Administration Building, Regents Room. Sponsored by SACUA, 764-0303.
Meeting: Matthaei Botanical Gardens (MBG) Evening Herb Study Group, 7 p.m., MBG, Room 125. Members will discuss herbal creations and will bring a gift to exchange. Sponsored by the Friends of MBG, (248) 349-5310.
Seminar: Gathering Feedback on Student Learning, 3-5 p.m., Michigan League, Hussey Room. Classroom Assessment Techniques (CAT) supplement standard grading procedures and provide instructors and students with useful feedback on the teaching-learning process. Sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching,
764-0505.

Tuesday, November 4
Class: Access Introduction, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2074 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: GoLive Introduction, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2078 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses (MVN) Flu Clinic, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Meijer, 20401 Haggerty Road, Northville; 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., MVN Office, 2850 S. Industrial, Ann Arbor; 3-7 p.m., Meijer, 45001 Ford Road, Canton; Meijer, 2777 Airport Road, Jackson. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com 
Lecture: Artists-at-Work Series, Beili Liu, Interchange: Materials and Process, noon, Rackham Building, Room 520. Sponsored by the Institute for Humanities, 936-1930.
Lecture: Ann Waltner, Spatial Impropriety and Other Transgressions in Shen Fu's Fusheng Iiuji, noon, School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Center for Chinese Studies, 764-6308.
Lecture: Commemorative Lecture on Postpartum Depression and Psychosis, Sheila Marcus, 4 p.m., Michigan Union, Pendleton Room. Marcus will provide an overview of depression and psychosis in childbearing women, with a focus on prevalence, morbidity, clinical symptoms and treatment strategies. Following Marcus' talk will be a commemoration for Mine Ener, a former University student who suffered from postpartum depression. Sponsored by the Institute for Research on Women and Gender and several U-M units, 764-9537.
Lecture: Gabriella Safran, How Shloyme-Zanvl Rappoport Invented S. An-sky: The Jew as a Petersburg Writer, 4-6 p.m., Frieze Building, Room 3050. Sponsored by the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies, 615-1287.
Music: Jazz Jam Session, 8-10 p.m., Pierpont Commons, Piano Lounge. Sponsored by the Pierpont Commons Arts and Programs Office, 647-6838.
Reception: Reception for Dr. Lloyd Jacobs, 3-5 p.m., Towsley Center Lobby. Jacobs, chief operating officer and senior associate dean of clinical affairs for the U-M Hospitals and Health Centers, is leaving to become president of the Medical College of Ohio. Sponsored by the U-M Health System.
Seminar: Retirement Distribution Flexibilities, 10-11 a.m. and 2-3 p.m., Wolverine Tower, Suite 18. Sponsored by TIAA-CREF, (800) 842-2044, ext. 1409 or http://www.tiaa-cref.org 

Wednesday, November 5
Class: Lateral Leadership: Building Leaders at Every Level, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/hrd 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Relational Database Design, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2078 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Access Tables and Relationships, 1-4 p.m., Room 2074 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Excel I, 1-4 p.m., Room 2078 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Taking Care of Aging Relatives, 6-8 p.m., Geriatrics Center, Turner Conference Room. A six-week information series running every Wednesday through Dec. 3 (except Nov. 26). Topics: Legal Issues, Medicare/Medicaid. Sponsored by the Geriatrics Center, 764-2556. Fee required; scholarships available.
Class: Autumn Harvest Vegetarian Buffet, 6-8 p.m., East Ann Arbor Health Center Demonstration Kitchen, 4260 Plymouth Road. Sponsored by MFit, (734) 975-4387, ext. 236. Registration and fee required.
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Meijer, 4990 Grand River, Wixom; Westland Mall, 35000 Warren Road, Westland; 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Meijer, 5646 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com
Film: The Burglar, 8:30 p.m., Angell Hall, Auditorium A. A dark commentary shot in documentary style about a young punk musician and his idolizing younger brother in the growing rock scene of 1980s Leningrad. Sponsored by the Center for Russian and East European Studies, http://www.umich.edu/stpetersburg 
Forum: U-M/Urban Land Institute Real Estate Forum, Main Street Mania: Woodward Avenue and Beyond, Radisson Kingsley Hotel, Bloomfield Hills. Sponsored by the Taubman College of Architecture + Urban Planning, School of Business and the Urban Land Institute Detroit District Council, http://www.umuliforum.com Registration and fee required.
Lecture: Deborah Gumucio, Intestinal Development: Gut Reactions, noon, Natural Science Building, Room 2004. Sponsored by the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, 647-8512.
Lecture: Catherine Alexander, Plans, Officials and Urban Transformations in Almaty, Kazakhstan, 12:10-1 p.m., School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Center for Russian and Eastern European Studies, 764-0351.
Lectures: Substance Abuse Research Center (SARC) Interdisciplinary Speaker Series, 3-5 p.m., Michigan Union, Kuenzel Room. Speakers: Kirk Frey, Imaging Psychostimulant NeuroToxicity?; Stephen Kish, Neurochemical Studies of Monoamine Nerve Terminal Indices in Human Users of Amphetamine and its Derivatives; Trevor Robbins, Neurocognitive Sequelae of Drug Abuse in Humans and Animals: Issues and Problems?; Terry Robinson, Drugs and Experience-Dependent Plasticity. Sponsored by SARC, 998-6500.
Lecture: Mark Fullerton, Looking Back at Looking Back: Retrospective Styles and Ancient Sculpture, 4 p.m., Angell Hall, Room 2175. Sponsored by the Department of Classical Studies, 936-6099.
Seminar: Retirement Distribution Flexibilities, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Pierpont Commons, Boulevard Room; 2-3 p.m., U-M Hospital, Room B1D229. Sponsored by TIAA-CREF, (800) 842-2044, ext. 1409 or http://www.tiaa-cref.org 
Seminar: Dr. James Koopman, Quarantine for Emerging Infections Like SARS, 3 p.m., School of Public Health I, Auditorium I. Sponsored by the Department of Epidemiology, 764-5436.
Seminar: CRLT Players: Faculty Meeting, 4-6 p.m., Michigan League, Hussey Room. This seminar depicts a discussion of a faculty search and how gender dynamics and faculty rank influence the conversation, affect the participants and shape the search outcome. Following the sketch, audience members will suggest changes and dialogues with the actors, who stay in character. Sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, 764-0505.
Tour: U-M Detroit Observatory, 1-4 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: Job Search Club: Resumes and Cover Letters, noon-1:30 p.m., Center for the Education of Women (CEW), 330 E. Liberty St. The second of three Wednesday workshops, concluding Nov. 12. Sponsored by CEW, (734) 998-7080.

Thursday, November 6
Book Reading: Kiju Yoshida, "Ozu's Anti-Cinema," 4-6 p.m., Shaman Drum Bookshop, 311-315 S. State St. Yoshida also will sign copies of the book at a reception following the reading. Sponsored by the Center for Japanese Studies, 764-6307.
Class: The Power of Relationships: Evaluating and Developing Your Personal Network, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/hrd 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Stress Management, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/hrd 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Access Forms, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2074 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: GoLive Layouts and Special Effects, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2078 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Proofreading, 1-4 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/hrd 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Windows Introduction, 1-4 p.m., Room 2074 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Meijer, 3142 Ann Arbor-Saline Road, Ann Arbor; 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Meijer, 3333 E. Michigan Ave., Jackson; 3-7 p.m., Meijer, 5150 Coolidge, Royal Oak. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com 
Concert: Jazz at The Pierpont Commons: The U-M Latin Jazz Ensemble, 8 p.m., Pierpont Commons. Sponsored by the Pierpont Commons Arts and Programs Office, 647-6838.
Forum: U-M/Urban Land Institute Real Estate Forum, Michigan League. Keynote speech by A. Alfred Taubman. Sponsored by the Taubman College of Architecture + Urban Planning, School of Business and the Urban Land Institute Detroit District Council, http://www.umuliforum.com Registration and fee required.
Lecture: Richard Smethurst, Takahashi Korekiyo: Japan's Keynes, noon, School of Social Work Building, Room 1636. Sponsored by the Center for Japanese Studies, 764-6307.
Lecture: Ann Cvetkovich, Ephemeralities: Working in the Field at the Michigan Womyn's Music Festival, 4 p.m., Lane Hall, Room 2239. Sponsored by the Institute for Research on Women and Gender, 764-9537.
Lecture: John Edgar Wideman, Telling Self: Politics and Biography, 5 p.m., Business School, Hale Auditorium. Sponsored by the Department of English and Office of the Provost, 615-3710.
Lecture: Justine Cooper, 5 p.m., Michigan Theater. Cooper's work focuses on identity and the body as seen through medical technologies. Her work is in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Powerhouse Museum in Sydney, The Queensland Art Gallery and the Australian Center for the Moving Image. Supported by the Penny W. Stamps Distinguished Visitors Series. Sponsored by the School of Art & Design, 936-2082.
Music: St. Petersburg Academic Capella Choir, 8 p.m., St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Sponsored by the University Musical Society, 764-2538. Tickets required.
Seminar: Avoiding Armageddon: Challenging Issues in Biodisaster Preparedness and Responses, 1:30 p.m., Somerset Inn, Troy. Sponsored by the Medical School and Michigan State Medical Society, (517) 336-5784. Registration required.
Seminar: Sidney Mintz, Loveless in the Boondocks: Anthropology at Bay, 4 p.m., Alumni Center, Founders Room. Sponsored by the Global Ethnic Literatures Seminar, 647-6251.
Seminar: Philip Portoghese, Bivalent Ligands as Tools for Investigating Dimeric Opioid Receptors, 4 p.m., C.C. Little Building, Room 2548. Sponsored by the Program in Medicinal Chemistry, 764-7547.

Friday, November 7
Class: Get That Job!, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/hrd 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Writing it Right: Grammar, 9 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by HR Development, http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/hrd 764-7410. Registration required.
Class: Flash Introduction, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2074 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Dreamweaver I, 1-4 p.m. Room 2074 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 3-7 p.m., Meijer, 3883 E. Grand River, Howell. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com 
Dance: Salsa Night, 9 p.m.-midnight, Pierpont Commons. Sponsored by the Pierpont Commons Arts and Programs Office, 647-6838.
Film: Women in the Mirror (Kagami no onnatachi), 7-10 p.m., Lorch Hall Auditorium. Sponsored by the Center for Japanese Studies, 764-6307.
Fundraiser: 11th Annual Save a Heart Celebration of Wine and Food, 6:30 p.m., Michigan League. More than 150 wines from around the world will be available for tasting, along with food samples from several Ann Arbor restaurants. The event also will feature a silent auction and live jazz performed by Community High musicians. Funds raised will provide financial support for the families of young patients at the Congenital Heart Center at C.S. Mott Children's Hospital. Sponsored by the Congenital Heart Center, 936-9134 or http://www.umsaveaheart.org Tickets required.
Lecture: Fred Adams, Future of Life, Universe and Everything, 7:30 p.m., Angell Hall, Auditorium D. Current astronomical data suggest the universe will continue its expansion forever. We now can describe the life story of our universe in detail, including what is in store for the distant future. Sponsored by the Department of Astronomy and the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.

Saturday, November 8
Discussion: Talk Show: Ozu's Anti-Cinema, 3-5 p.m., Modern Languages Building, Auditorium 2. Michael Raine, a specialist in postwar Japanese cinema, will lead a discussion with Mariko Okada and Kiju Yoshida about the career and cinema of Yasujiro Ozu on the year of the director's 100th birthday. Sponsored by the Center for Japanese Studies, 764-6307.
Film: Happy Homecoming, Comrade, 8 p.m., Lorch Hall Auditorium. Sponsored by the Modern Greek Program, 936-6099.
Film: Tonight Nobody Goes Home, 8 p.m., Angell Hall, Auditorium A. Sponsored by the Center for Chinese Studies, 764-6308.
Lecture: Saturday Morning Physics, Seth Blumberg, Calling 911: The Physics of Heart and Lung Function, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Dennison Building, Room 170. The lecture will discuss the role physics plays in our understanding of various respiratory and circulatory diseases. Sponsored by the Department of Physics, 763-2588.
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Autumn, 11:30 a.m., 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see Nov. 1 description).
Planetarium Show: Wonderful Rocket, 12:30 & 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see Nov. 1 description).
Tour: Dinosaurs, 2 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see Nov. 1 description).
Workshop: Prehistoric Encounters, noon-2 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History. Make casts of trilobites from 350 million years ago. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History, 764-0478.

Sunday, November 9
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 4205 Washtenaw Ave., Ann Arbor; 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., St. Mary's Church, 210 W. Main St., Manchester. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com
Planetarium Show: The Stars of Autumn, 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see Nov. 1 description).
Planetarium Show: Wonderful Rocket, 2:30 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see Nov. 1 description).
Tour: Dinosaurs, 2 p.m., Exhibit Museum of Natural History (see Nov. 1 description).

Monday, November 10
Class: Access Reports, 9 a.m.-noon, Room 2078 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Class: Dreamweaver II, 1-4 p.m., Room 2074 CSSB. Sponsored by IT Services, http://www.itd.umich.edu/education 763-3700. Registration required.
Clinic: Michigan Visiting Nurses Flu Clinic, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Meijer, 9701 Belleville Road, Belleville; Meijer, 1700 Telegraph Road, Monroe; 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Meijer, 36600 Van Dyke, Sterling Heights; 2-6 p.m., St. Francis School and Parish, 2270 E. Stadium Blvd., Ann Arbor. Sponsored by the U-M Health System, (734) 677-0020 or http://www.umvn.com 
Lecture: Michael Malbin, The Future of Money and Campaign Finance Reform in Politics, 7 p.m., Hutchins Hall, Room 100. Sponsored by the Center for Political Studies, Department of Political Science, Law School and the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.
Lecture: Vaughn Cooper, Darwin Meets the Hot Zone: Evolution, Ecology and Emerging Infectious Diseases, 7 p.m., Ann Arbor District Library, Multipurpose Room, 343 S. Fifth Ave. Sponsored by the Life Sciences, Values and Society Program, 647-4571.
Meeting: Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs (SACUA), 2 p.m., Fleming Administration Building, Regents Room. Sponsored by SACUA, 764-0303.

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Tuesday, November 11
Workshop: Investing in Ability Event, If You Dream It, You Can Achieve It-Career Development Designed with You in Mind, 2-5 p.m., Student Activities Building, Career Center Program Room. The workshop will be led by employees with disabilities who are working in corporate settings. Sponsored by the Office for Institutional Equity, Human Resources and Affirmative Action, 763-0235 or http://www.umich.edu/~hraa/ability 

Wednesday, November 12
Class: Taking Care of Aging Relatives, 6-8 p.m., Geriatrics Center, Turner Conference Room. A six-week information series running every Wednesday through Dec. 3 (except Nov. 26). Topics: Physical Changes of Growing Older, How to Communicate Effectively and Make Mutual Decisions. Sponsored by the Geriatrics Center, 764-2556. Fee required; scholarships available.
Fair: Social Work Day, 2-5 p.m., Michigan Union, Pendleton Room. Professors, administrators and students will speak about the master of social work degree program, the Ph.D. program in social work and social science, and career opportunities in social work. Sponsored by the School of Social Work, 764-3309, ext. 0 or http://www.ssw.umich.edu/prospect RSVP required by Nov. 5.
Lecture: Donald Coffey, Human Destiny: A Look at Man's Place in the Universe, 8 p.m., Rackham Auditorium. Coffey's research efforts have been critical to the understanding of both benign prostatic hyperplasia and prostate cancer. Sponsored by the Comprehensive Cancer Center, 615-9843.

Thursday, November 13
Lecture: Gina Kolata, Reporting on the Environment and Public Health: Where the Story Lies, 5 p.m., Exhibit Museum Hall of Evolution. Kolata will discuss how to communicate complex information effectively for a general audience, and how to get at truth when so much of it is complicated or confusing. Sponsored by the Exhibit Museum of Natural History and the Program in the Environment, 764-0478.
Seminar: A Compelling Interest: Voices and Visions of Diversity, 4-6 p.m., Michigan League, Vandenberg Room. This theatrical presentation weaves together interviews with students, faculty and administrators about diversity at U-M. Audience members will rethink and examine many aspects of multiculturalism in teaching and learning. Sponsored by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, 764-0505.

Friday, November 14
Lecture: Women Leading in Science Series, Stacy Blake-Beard, The Importance of Mentoring in the Professional Development of Women Faculty, 3 p.m., Michigan League, Henderson Room. Sponsored by the ADVANCE Project, 764-9537.

Saturday, November 15
Fair: Caring for the Caregivers, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Turner Senior Resource Center (TSRC), 2401 Plymouth Road. November is National Caregivers Month. Speakers will address topics of caring for a loved one at home, deciding when it is time to move a loved one, legalities involved in assisted living, information on Medicare and Medicaid, and the latest technology in assistive devices. In addition, the TSRC will have the official opening of its care management program, Turner Care Connections, and its Caregiver Resource Center-a collection of books, videos and pamphlets for caregivers and caregiving issues. Sponsored by the TSRC, 764-2556.