University of Pittsburgh
February 23, 1999


Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events at the University of Pittsburgh are open to the public and cover the time period, March 15 - March 21, 1999.


3/16 Pitt's Music on the Edge series continues with "New Electroacoustic Music," a concert of recent music composed for computers and live instruments. Frick Fine Arts Auditorium, 8 p.m. General admission $8, students/seniors $5, Pitt students free. For more information, call 412-624-4125.

3/21 University Organist Robert Sutherland Lord gives his final organ recital prior to his retirement. Heinz Chapel, 3 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-624-4125.


3/15 The University Art Gallery presents "40 Years of

-- Collecting: Selections from the Collection of the Westmoreland

3/27 Museum of American Art." Frick Fine Arts Building, first floor, across from the Carnegie Library on Schenley Drive. Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Thursday evenings, 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-648-2400.


3/16 Pitt's Department of the History of Art & Architecture presents a lecture by Professor Marcia Landy, titled "Hollywood and the Holocaust: Schindler's List." Frick Fine Arts Building, Room 203, noon. Free admission. For more information, call 412-648-2400.

3/18 Pitt's Women's Studies Program, Center for Bioethics and Health Law, Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences, and the School of Law present a lecture by Evelyn Granieri, assistant professor of medicine, titled "Feminist Bioethics in Geriatrics: A Marriage Proposal." Scaife Hall, noon - 1 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-624-6485.

3/19 Pitt's Center for Philosophy of Science presents a lecture by Lawrence Sklar of the University of Michigan, titled "Idealization and Realism about Theories." Cathedral of Learning, Room 817R, 3:30 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-624-3879.

4/7 Pitt's Department of Biological Sciences, Pymatuning Laboratory

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

Allegheny County, National Aviary in Pittsburgh, Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Pittsburgh Zoo, and the Western PA Conservatory present the Eminent Biologist Lecture Series.

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