University of Pittsburgh
November 16, 1999


Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events at the University of Pittsburgh are open to the public and covers the time period, November 30 - December 6.


11/30 The Women's Studies Program presents "Why We Don't Have a Duty to Die: A Gendered Analysis," by Rosemarie Tong of the University of North Carolina - Charlotte. Co-sponsored with Pitt's Center for Bioethics & Health Law. Scaife Hall, Lecture Room 1, Noon. Free admission. For more information, call 412-624-6485.

12/1 The Women's Studies Program presents "In the Footsteps of the Buddha: Where Do Women Fit?," by Linda Penkower of Pitt's Religious Studies department. Refreshments will be served. Cathedral of Learning, Room 901, Noon - 1 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-624-6485.

12/3 The Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic (WPIC), Pitt's Department of Psychiatry, Mental Health Intervention Research Center for the Study of Affective Disorders, and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences present "Treating Depression in Disadvantaged Young Women," by Jeanne Miranda of the Georgetown University Medical Center. WPIC Auditorium, Second Floor, 10:30 a.m. - Noon. Free admission. For more information, call 412-624-0750.


12/1 The University of Pittsburgh Repertory Theatre presents "American

- Buffalo," by acclaimed American playwright David Mamet. Stephen

12/12 Foster Memorial Theatre. For ticket information, call 412-624-7529.


12/3 The Heinz Chapel Choir, under the direction of John Goldsmith,

- presents its annual Christmas Concerts, in Heinz Chapel.


Friday, Dec. 3 8 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 5 3 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 11 8 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 12 3 p.m.

General admission $10, seniors and students (grades K-12), $5. Advance tickets required. For more information, call 412-624-4125.


11/30 The University Art Gallery presents "Half A Century of Chinese

- Woodblock Prints: From the Communist Revolution to the Open Door

12/3 Policy and Beyond, 1945 - 1998." Frick Fine Arts Building. Gallery hours are Monday through Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday

10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-648-2423.