University of Pittsburgh
October 31, 2000


Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events at the University of Pittsburgh are open to the public and cover the time period, November 10 - November 19.


11/10 The WPIC Research Series: Visiting Professorship Lecture presents "Treatment and Course of Major Depression in Community Settings," by Barnett S. Meyers, M.D. Thomas Detre Hall Auditorium, WPIC, second floor, 3811 O'Hara St.,

10:30 a.m. - noon. Free admission. For more information, contact Michelle Reed at 412-624-0750.

11/15 The Department of Geology and Planetary Science presents Geological Information Systems Day. The event, " Geohazards and Remote Sensing, Southwestern Pennsylvania and Planet Earth," will feature demonstrations, guest interactions, and lectures relating to earthquake and volcanic activity. 201 Thaw Hall, 2 - 4 p.m. To register, call 412-624-8784.

11/17 The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering presents "Post-Tensioning of Architectural Structures in Structural Steel," featuring Leslie Robertson, recipient of the Mayor's Award for Excellence in Science and Technology for his efforts in the restoration of the World Trade Center after the 1993 terrorist bombing. Frick Fine Arts Auditorium. Lecture, 3 p.m. Reception, 4:30 p.m. For reservations, call Chris Earls at 412-624-9575.


11/18 The Center for Philosophy of Science presents "Induction/Probability and Causation/Explanation," a workshop dedicated to themes from the work of Wes Salmon. Conference takes place at 2M56-2P56 Posvar Hall. Free admission. Reception to follow at 6 p.m. To register, call 412-624-1052.


11/14 The Department of Music presents Music on the Edge, with internationally acclaimed flutist Camilla Hoitenga and Eric Moe, pianist. Frick Fine Arts Auditorium,

8 p.m. General admission, $8; students, $5; free admission for Pitt students. For more information, call 412-624-4125.

11/15 The Department of Music presents Transcending Borders by the University Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Roger Zahab. Bellefield Hall Auditorium,

8 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-624-4125.


11/10 The University of Pittsburgh Repertory Theatre presents Flow - My Tears, the Policeman Said, based on the novel by Philip K.

11/12 Dick. Henry Heymann Theatre, Stephen Foster Memorial. Performances: Tuesday - Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. For ticket information, call 412-624-7529.