University of Pittsburgh
March 30, 1999


Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events at the University of Pittsburgh are open to the public and cover the time period, April 19 - April 25, 1999.


4/19 Pitt's Center for Latin American Studies and the Department of History present a lecture by Magnus Morner, former Mellon Professor of History at Pitt, titled "Exploring Little-Known Relationships: Sweden and Spain since the 1600s." Forbes Quadrangle, Room 3P11, noon. Free admission. For more information, call 412-648-7455.

4/20 Pitt's Center for Latin American Studies, the Latin American Cultural Union, the Roy Hunt Foundation, and World Neighbors present a seminar titled "After Hurricane Mitch: Building A Sustainable Recovery in Central America." Presenters are Oscar Castaneda, national coordinator of World Neighbors Guatemala, and Steve Brescia, former World Neighbors representative for Central America, Mexico, and the Caribbean. A reception will follow. Pittsburgh Athletic Association, Medallion Room, 7 p.m. For more information, call 412-648-7392.


4/19 Pitt's Department of Studio Arts presents its Annual Studio Arts

- Student Exhibition. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through

5/3 Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday; 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Thursday. Free admission. For more information, call 412-648-2430.


4/22 Pitt's Department of Music presents a concert by the jazz ensemble, under the direction of Nathan Davis. Featured performer will be internationally-recognized saxophonist Hank Crawford. William Pitt Union Assembly Room, 8 p.m. General admission $8, students $4. For more information, call 412-624-4187.

4/25 Pitt's Center for American Music presents "Let's Dance: Music and Dance from the Parlor to the Sock Hop," with performances by Pittsburgh International Folk Theatre and Dear Friends. Stephen Foster Memorial Auditorium, 2:30 p.m. General admission $12, seniors $10, students $8. For more information, call 412-624-4100.

4/25 Pitt presents a concert by the Men's Glee Club. Frick Fine Arts Auditorium, 3 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call