The University Record, September 13, 1999


The Record calendar lists events submitted by University-affiliated groups and organizations. Items must be submitted in writing to The University Record, 412 Maynard St., 1399, by fax (764-7084) or via e-mail to, by 5 p.m. the precending Tuesday. Asterisk (*) denotes events to which admission is charged.


Monday, September 13

Hillel—Orthodox Minyan Pizza Dinner, 8:45 pm; Auditions: Talk to Us, Res Rep, 7-9 pm, Wedge Rm, W Quad, 769-0500. 769-0500.

Tuesday, September 14

CMENAS—Welcome dinner, 6 pm, Rm 4661, Social Work Bldg, 764-0350.

Wednesday, September 15

Hillel—GAP Picnic in the Park, 6 pm; Auditions: Talk to Us, Res Rep, 7-9 pm, Wedge Rm, W Quad, 769-0500.

Friday, September 17

Hillel—Torah Study: Chassidic Masters and Java, 11 am, Cava Java, Mich Union, 769-0500.

U-M-Dearborn—Handwriting Analysis/Palmreading, 11 am-2 pm, Courtyard by Pond, (313) 593-5668.

Sunday, September 19

*Matthaei—Houseplants from the Conservatory tour, 2 pm, 998-7061.

Monday, September 20

Hillel—Undergrad Yom Kipper Break Fast Meal (res req), 769-0500.

*Hillel—GAP Break the Fast, 769-0500.

Tuesday, September 21

Hillel—Sukkah Building, 5:30 pm; Auditions: Kol Hakavod (reg req), 769-0500.

Purchasing Services—Diversity Vendor Trade Fair, 9 am-3 pm, 2nd floor, Mich League, 647-0733.

Wednesday, September 22

Hillel—I Know What You Did Last Semester: Israel Returnee Reunion, 7:30 pm; Auditions: Kol Hakavod (reg req), 769-0500.

*Matthaei—E Weatherbee, Wed. A.M. Hiker, Fall (reg req), 9 am-noon, 998-7061.

Geriatrics Ctr—Open House, Learning in Retirement prog, 2 pm, Suite C, 2401 Plymouth Rd, 998-9353.

Arts and Entertainment

Monday, September 13

Pierpont Commons—Jazz, The Sachal Vasandani Group, 8-10 pm, Leonardo’s, 647-6838.

Wednesday, September 15

U-M-Dearborn—Musicians: Third Wish, 11:30-1 pm, Univ Mall, 313-593-5668.

Mus Art—Art video, Rodin, 12:10 pm, Media Rm, 764-0395.

Thursday, September 16

U-M-Dearborn—Movie: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, 6 pm, ROC, 313-593-5668.

Rackham Summer Interdis Inst—Dramatic Reading: The Choice, 7:30 pm, Univ Club, Mich Union, 764-9537.

Mus Art—Art video, Rodin, 7:30 pm, Media Rm, 764-0395.

Friday, September 17

Pierpont Commons—Swing Dance Night, 9 pm-midnight, Leonardo’s, 647-6838.

U-M-Dearborn—Caricature artist, 11 am-2 pm, Courtyard by Pond, 313-593-5668.

Saturday, September 18

Pierpont Commons—Caribbean music, Panchita, 8-10 pm, Leonardo’s, 647-6838.

Sunday, September 19

School of Music—A Nel, Faculty Recital, piano, 4 pm, Britton Recital Hall, 764-0594.

Monday, September 20

English—B McCrary Boyd, Fiction Reading, 5 pm, Rackham Amphi, 647-6471.

Pierpont Commons—Jazz, The Sachal Vasandani Group, 8-10 pm, Leonardo’s, 647-6838.

Wednesday, September 22

Pierpont Commons—Open Mic Night, 8-10 pm, Leonardo’s, 647-6838.

U-M-Dearborn—Mariachi Band: Alma de Mexico, 11:30 am-12:30 pm, Univ Mall Stage, 313-593-5668.

Museum of Art—Art video, Musée d’ Orsay, 12:10 pm, Media Rm, 764-0395.

U-M-Dearborn—Movie: The Matrix, 7 pm, ROC, (313) 593-5668.

ITD, 763-3700, all in 1008 NUBS
unless otherwise noted, reg req

Monday September 13

*NetWare 5 Administration (Part a01), 8:30 am-4:30 pm, ICB, 201 E Hoover.

Tuesday September 14

*NetWare 5 Administration (Part a02), 8:30 am-4:30 pm, ICB, 201 E Hoover.

Wednesday September 15

*NetWare 5 Administration (Part a03), 8:30 am-4:30 pm, ICB, 201 E Hoover.

Thursday September 16

*NetWare 5 Administration (Part a04), 8:30 am-4:30 pm, ICB, 201 E Hoover.

Friday September 17

*NetWare 5 Administration (Part a05), 8:30 am-4:30 pm, ICB 201 E Hoover.

Monday September 20

E-mail At U-M, 9-11 am.

GQL Introduction, 1-5 pm.

*SPSS Introduction (Part 1), 6-8 pm.

Tuesday September 21

*UNIX Introduction, 8:30 am-12:30 pm, 3336C/D Media Union.

*Relational Database Concepts, 1-2:30 pm, NI3F30 NIB.

*SQL Introduction, 3-5 pm, NI3F30 NIB.

Wednesday September 22

*Windows NT Administration (Part a1), 8:30 am-4:30 pm, ICB 201 E. Hoover.

*Computing Fundamentals for Windows, 1-4 pm.

*SPSS Introduction (Part 2), 6-8 pm.


Monday, September 13

U-M Tobacco Research Network—M Zeller, The FDA Nicotine Investigation: Why a Cigarette Is More Like a Syringe Than You Might Think, 7:30 pm, Rm M3040, School of Pub Health I, 936-0934.

Tuesday, September 14

*Geriatrics Ctr—W Gosling, The University Library: Meeting a Diversity of Information Needs, 10-11:30 am, Kellogg Eye Ctr Aud, 998-9353.

CAMRC—The Mind/Body Connection: Exploration of Ancient Indigenous Healing Traditions, 3-4:30 pm, MCHC Aud, 998-7715.

Hum Inst—C Triola, brown-bag talk, Design: The Power of Ideas, noon, 1524 Rackham, 936-3518.

Wednesday, September 15

Psychiatry—P Appelbaum, The Ethics of Psychiatric Research: Competence, Consent and Controversy in the New Millenium, 10:30 am, MCHC Aud, 936-5891; No Place to Hide: Threats to Confidentiality & Privacy in Medicine, 4 pm, MCHC Aud, 763-2015.

Ctr Japanese Studies—P Birnbaum, Why Read (or Write) Literary Biographies? 4-5:30 pm, 4th fl, E Conf Rm, Rackham, 764-6307.

Cancer Ctr—S Merajver, National Breast Cancer Prevention Study, STAR, 7-8:30 pm, Rm B1-180, Cancer-Geriatrics Ctrs Bldg, 800-742-2300, 7879.

CRES—M Kennedy, Implications of the 1989 Polish Roundtable, noon-1 pm, Rm 1636, International Inst, Social Work Bldg, 764-0351.

Thursday, September 16

*Geriatrics Ctr—W Burnham, G Danilenko, Legal Reforms in Russia, 10-11:30 am, Kellogg Eye Ctr Aud, 998-9353.

Ctr for Japanese Studies—G Ness, Kobe: Modern Urban Population-Environment Dynamics, noon-1 pm, Rm 1636, International Institute, Social Work Bldg, 764-6307.

Friday, September 17

Sociology—Zaldfest, 9 am-4 pm, Anderson Rm, Mich Union, 764-7487.

PRIE—E Gramlich, Electronic Payment Systems in the U.S. & Abroad, 8:45 am, Room 411, West Hall, 763-6414.

CMENAS—D Potts, Looking for Magain: Recent Excavations at Tell Abraq, noon, 3050 Frieze , 647-6471.

Saturday, September 18

Sociology—Zaldfest, 9 am-4 pm, Anderson Rm, Mich Union, 764-7487.

Monday, September 20

OVPR—N Steneck, Biomedical Sciences: Introduction to the Responsibility in Research, 5-7 pm, W Conf Rm, Rackham Bldg, 763-1289.

Tuesday, September 21

MHRI—E Garfield, From the World Brain to the Informatorium—With a Little Help from Manfred Kochen, 3 pm, Rackham Amphi, 763-1450.

Classical Studies—E Bowie, Hadrian & Greek Poetry, 4 pm, Room 2175, Angell Hall, 764-0362.

Wednesday, September 22

Psychiatry—E Valenstein, Do Biochemical Theories Explain Mental Illness? 10:30 am-noon, MCHC Aud, 936-5891.

IRWG—R Braidotti, Becoming Europeans: Citizenship and the European Union, 4 pm, E Conf Rm, Rackham Bldg, 764-9537.

CREES—W Burnham, Recent Changes in the Russian Legal System, noon-1 pm, 1636 Soc Wk Bldg, 764-0351.

Health System—S Finkle, Buddhist Perspective of Medical Ethics, noon-1 pm, Sheldon Aud, 615-1379.


Monday, September 13

Hillel—Prospect, 7 pm, 769-0500.

Hillel—Jewish Women’s Forum, 8 pm, 769-0500.

LS&A—Faculty mtg, 4:10 pm, Aud B, Angell Hall, 764-0322.

Tuesday, September 14

Hillel—Consider, 7 pm, Mich Union, 769-0500.

Minority Stdt Services—Alianza, 7:30 pm, Mich Union, 763-9044.

Wednesday, September 15

Hillel—Conf on the Holocaust, 8 pm, 769-0500.

Hillel—AMI, 7 pm, 769-0500.

Thursday, September 16

U-M Retirees Assn—B Zaret, Medicare update, 3-5 pm, Suite 18, Wolverine Twr, 764-9291.

WCTF—meeting, noon-1 pm, Welker Rm, Mich Union, 763-1317.

Tuesday, September 21

Hillel—VIA Hillel, 8:15 pm, 769-0500.

Hillel—Reform Chavurah, 7:30 pm, 769-0500.

Hillel—IMPAC, 7 pm, 769-0500.

Wednesday, September 22

Hillel—Reform Chavurah, 8 pm, 769-0500.

Hillel—SHOUT, 7 pm, Pond Rm, Mich Union, 769-0500.


Monday, September 13

Minority Stdt Services—Delta Tau Lambda Resource Wkshp, 7 pm, Mich Rm, Union, 763-9044.

Tuesday, September 14

*Matthaei—R Shaffer, Michigan Mushrooms (reg req), 7:15-9:15 pm, 998-7061.

Wednesday, September 15

*U-M-Dearborn Adult ed—course on Henry Ford Estate, Fair Lane (reg req), (313) 730-0468.

*M-Fit—Five Fast and Fabulous Easy Meals, 6-8 pm, 4620 Plymouth Rd, 998-6736.

*Matthaei—D Borneman, Ecological Restoration (reg req), 7-9 pm, Furstenberg Park, 998-7061.

Thursday, September 16

*Matthaei—B Madsen, Lichens ‘Up North’ (reg req), 7-9 pm, 998-7061.

Saturday, September 18

*U-M-Dearborn, Art Museum Project—Non-credit studio art classes (reg req), Art studio, (313) 593-5058.

Sunday, September 19

Minority Stdt Services—New Latino Freshmen Sem, 2:30 pm, TBA, 763-9044.

Monday, September 20

*Matthaei—E Weatherbee, Edible Wild Plants (reg req), 6-8 pm, 998-7061.

Tuesday, September 21

CRLT—Preparing for the Job Market: The Teaching Portfolio, 4-7 pm, E Conf Rm, Rackham Bldg, 764-1259.

*Hillel—Basic Judaism (reg req), 7-8:15 pm, 769-0500.

Wednesday, September 22

CRLT—Creating & Supporting Team Learning Environments, 4-7 pm, 2214 School of Ed Bldg, 764-0505.

*Hillel—Intermediate Hebrew (reg req), 6-7 pm, 769-0500.

*M-Fit—Miso Soups and Sushi, 6-8 pm, 4620 Plymouth Rd, 998-6736.

*Hillel—Beginning Hebrew (reg req), 7-8 pm, 769-0500.

*Hillel—Advanced Hebrew (reg req), 8-9 pm, 769-0500.

Health Sci Libraries—The Media and Medline: Keeping up with the Informed Patient, noon-2 pm, Univ Hospital-2C228, 763-2037.

Yost Ice Arena

*Public skating, 764-4600

Noon-12:50 pm Monday-Friday, 8-9:50 pm; Thursday, 2-3:50 pm & 7-8:50 pm Saturday, 2-3:50 pm Sunday.

Regular Meetings

Alcoholics Anon—Unity AA Group, Monday-Friday, closed disc, cross-addicts welcome, 12:10 pm, Rm 3100, Mich Union, 332-1247.

Guild House—Students Involved in the Global Neighborhood, 5-7 pm Sundays, 802 Monroe; Women’s Book Group, noon-1 pm Mondays, 802 Monroe; Sexuality and Spirituality: Exploring the Connections, 7-8 pm Thursdays, 802 Monroe; Jesus, Buddha, et. al: Teachings for Our Time, 5-6 pm Thursdays, 802 Monroe; Bible Study Group, noon-1 pm 1st & 3rd Mondays, 432 S Fourth Ave, starting Sept 25; 662-5189.

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

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

LGBT Affairs—Creative Expressions Group, 1 pm Saturdays, call for room number, 763-4186.

Turner Geriatric Clinic—Caring for Your Mate, 2-3:30 pm, 4th Tuesday, Conf Rm, Cancer & Geriatrics Ctrs Bldg, 764-2556; Caring for Aging Relatives, 2nd Wednesday, Ste C, Turner Resource Ctr, Plymouth Rd, 764-2556.


Campus Information Centers: 1st Floor, Michigan Union, and Lobby, Pierpont Commons, 764-INFO, and

Medicare Assistance Program: 9:30-11:30 am Tuesdays, Turner Senior Resource Ctr, 2401 Plymouth Rd, Ste C; 764-2556.

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

SAFEWALK: Shapiro Undergrad Lib, 7 pm-2:30 am Sun-Thurs, 8-11:30 pm Fri-Sat, 936-1000.

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


AFROAMERICAN MUSIC COLLECTION—Collection of books, periodicals, original 78 rpm recordings from 1945-55, videos, sheet music, articles and photographs, 106 West Hall, 764-8338.

ALFRED BERKOWITZ GALLERY—Through Oct.10: Artists in the Collection: Mingshi Huang, Mardigian Library, U-M-Dearborn, (313) 593-5058.

BENTLEY HISTORICAL LIBRARY—Through Dec. 24: The Gargoyle: 90 Years of Student Humor at the University of Michigan, 764-3482.

EXHIBIT MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY—Pterodactyls, Back to the Sea: The Evolution of Whales. Permanent exhibits covering dinosaurs and fossils, Michigan wildlife, Native Americans, anthropology, geology and astronomy, 1109 Geddes, 764-0478.

GIFTS OF ART—Through Sept. 23: Paintings by Cecily Donnelly, Univ Hosp Lobby Fl 1; Photography by Dale Fischer, Taubman Lobby, N, Fl 1; Dolls by Jennifer Gould, Taubman Lobby, N, Fl 1; Paintings by Mary Lynn DeKiep, Taubman Lobby, S, Fl 1; Porcelain Tiles by Diane Dunn, Taubman Lobby, S, Fl 1; Photography by Cheryl Hogue, Univ Hosp Main Corridor, W, Fl 2; Sculpture by Center for Creative Studies students, Cancer & Geriatrics Ctr, Main Lobby, Fl B2; Mixed Media Paintings by Rose E Farber, Cancer & Geriatrics Ctr, Turner Clinic Lobby, Fl 1; 936-ARTS (936-2787).

KELSEY MUSEUM OF ARCHAEOLOGY—Music in Roman Egypt, Medieval Middle East, 763-3559.

INSTITUTE FOR THE HUMANITIES—Through Sept. 30: Gouaches and Photographs by Jean Buescher and Drawings and Illustrations of Natural Science by Gillian Harris, 1512-24 Rackham Bldg., 936-3518.

INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH ON WOMEN AND GENDER—Through Sept. 30: The First Institute for Sexual Science, Art Lounge, Mich Union, 764-9537.

MUSEUM OF ART—Through Sept 26: Paris, circa 1900, Works on Paper Gallery; African Arts: Objects of Power, Knowledge and Mediation, Curtis Gallery; 764-0395.

PIERPONT COMMONS—Through Sept 17: Map Exhibit, The Atrium Gallery, 647-6838; Through Sept. 25: Paintings by Barbara MacKellar, Gallery Wall; Sept. 19-Oct. 1: Soo Yeon Kim, First Solo Exhibit, Atrium Gallery; 647-6838.

RESIDENTIAL COLLEGE—Sept. 17-Oct. 11: Gerome Kamrowski: A Visual Journey, East Quad Art Gallery, 662-6024.

SCHOOL OF ART & DESIGN—Through Sept. 21: MFA Works-In-Progress Exhibitions, Slusser Gallery, 936-2082.

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