University of Pittsburgh
November 5, 1998

UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events at the University of Pittsburgh are open to the public and cover the time period, November 15 - November 21.

EXHIBIT

11/16 - 12/11 Pitt's University Art Gallery presents: Creating a Sense of Place: Devotion Builds a Campus. The four exhibits presented are: Honoring Cultural Traditions: The 60th Anniversary of the Nationality Rooms; Heinz Memorial Chapel: Celebrating 60 Years of Light; In the Public Eye, A Century of Art and Architecture on Pitt's Campus; and Over Time: The Art of Jane Haskell. The curators for the exhibits are the students from the 1998 Museum Studies Seminar at Pitt. Frick Fine Arts, University Art Gallery, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday - Friday. The Gallery is closed during school breaks. Free admission. For more information, call 648-2400.

11/16 - 12/30 The University of Pittsburgh's Book Center presents Thomas Hermansader Lithographs. University Book Center, 4000 Fifth Avenue, Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Friday - Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call Russell Kierzkowski at 648-1453.

MUSIC

11/15 The Pittsburgh Compline Choir continues its Compline Choir Series with Dr. James Noakes. The ecumenical worship services will continue every Sunday evening through December 13. Heinz Memorial Chapel, 8:30 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 682-6886.

MUSIC CONT.

11/15 The University of Pittsburgh's Department of Music presents Robert Sutherland Lord in an organ recital. Heinz Chapel, 3 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 624-4125.

11/17 The University of Pittsburgh's Department of Music presents the Music on the Edge Ensemble featuring Roger Zahab, violin; Robert Frankenberry, tenor and piano; and Eric Moe, piano. Frick Fine Arts Auditorium, 8 p.m. Ticket prices: $8 general, $5 students/seniors (Pitt students are free). For more information, call 624-4125.

11/18 Pitt's Department of Music presents the University Chamber Orchestra Fall Concert. Works by Mozart, Ives, and others performed. Bellefield Auditorium, 8 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call

624-4125.

COLLOQUIUM

11/17 The University of Pittsburgh's Department of the History of Art and Architecture continues its Colloquium Series with "Rebooting the Slide Library," Dan Nolting. Frick Fine Arts, Room 203, noon. Free admission. For more information, call 648-2400.

THEATRE

11/15 - 11/22 Pitt Theatre and WQED-FM present Cheryl West's moving new drama, Before it Hits Home, directed by Ron O. J. Parson. The Studio Theatre, Cathedral of Learning. Tickets $8 - $12. For tickets and more information, call 624-7529.

11/15 - 11/22 Pitt Theatre and WQED-FM present Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, directed by W. Stephen Coleman and featuring the music of Ernie Hawkins. Stephen Foster Memorial Theatre, tickets $8 - $12. For tickets and more information, call 624-7529.

LECTURE

11/19 The University of Pittsburgh's Department of the History of Art and Architecture presents "To the Gorilla and Beyond," Jane Haskell, artist. Reception immediately following in the Cloister. Frick Fine Arts, Room 202. Free admission. For more information, call 648-2400.

12/2/98 Pitt's Department of Biological Sciences, Pymatuning Laboratory of

- Ecology, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Garden Club of

4/7/99 Allegheny County, National Aviary in Pittsburgh, Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Pittsburgh Zoo, and the Western PA Conservatory present the Eminent Biologist Lecture Series. Lecture participants are:

Dec. 2 Jeanne Altmann

Behavioral Ecology of Baboons

Feb. 3 Scott K. Robinson

Habitat Fragmentation and Bird Populations

Mar. 3 Peter H. Raven

Global Biodiversity

Apr. 7 Michael J. Donoghue

Evolutionary Relationships and Diversification

Seating is limited. Carnegie Museum of Art Auditorium, 4400 Forbes Avenue,

7 p.m. For more information or ticket reservations, call 624-1299.

LECTURE/BROWN BAG LUNCH

11/18 Pitt's Women's Studies Program lunch and lecture presents: "Have Women Systematically Been Excluded as Subjects of Biomedical Research?" with Margaret C. McDonald, assistant vice chancellor for Academic Affairs, Health Sciences, University of Pittsburgh. Cathedral of Learning, Room 2629, noon - 1 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 624-6485.

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