University of Pittsburgh
March 2, 2004

University of Pittsburgh Calendar of Events, March 25-31

Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events at the University of Pittsburgh are open to the public.

LECTURE

3/25 The University Honors College, The Henry Clay Frick Department of the History of Art and Architecture, and the University of Pittsburgh chapter of Phi Beta Kappa present a lecture, titled "The Art of Democracy in Ancient Athens," by Alan Shapiro, Vickers Professor of Archaeology and Classics at Johns Hopkins University. Frick Fine Arts Building Auditorium, 4 p.m. For more information, call 412-648-2400.

3/26 The University Honors College, The Henry Clay Frick Department of the History of Art and Architecture, and the University of Pittsburgh chapter of Phi Beta Kappa present a lecture, titled "Alcibiades: Gender Politics and the Battle of the Sexes in Classical Athens," by Alan Shapiro, Vickers Professor of Archaeology and Classics at Johns Hopkins University. 35th floor of the Cathedral of Learning, 2 p.m. For more information, call 412-648-2400.

3/26 The School of Information Sciences presents as part of its Information Assurance Seminar Series a lecture, titled "An Introduction to Trust Negotiation," by Marianne Winslett, professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. 120 Lawrence Hall, 11 a.m. For more information, visit www.sis.pitt.edu/~lersais.

3/29 The Henry Clay Frick Department of the History of Art and Architecture presents as part of its Spring Term Colloquium a lecture, titled "Cartographies of Exile," by Barbara McCloskey, associate professor in Pitt's Department of the History of Art and Architecture. 203 Frick Fine Art Building, noon. For more information, call 412-648-2400.

3/31 The Women's Studies Program presents a round table discussion, titled "Hijab and Women's Equality," by Riffat Chughtai, executive director of Pittsburgh Muslim Family Support Services; Carol McAllister, assistant professor of health services administration in Pitt's Graduate School of Public Health and the Women's Studies Program; and Dalia Mogahed, outreach director of the Islamic Center of Pittsburgh. Dining Room B, William Pitt Union, 7 p.m. For more information, visit www.pitt.edu/~wstudies or call 412-624-6485.

THEATER

3/25 Kuntu Repertory Theatre presents Dark Cowgirls and Prairie Queens, written

4/3 and directed by Linda Parris-Bailey. Seventh-Floor Auditorium, Alumni Hall, 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays. $18 general admission Thursdays, $20 general admission Fridays and Saturdays, and $18 two-for-one admission Sundays, $13 students/seniors, all performances. For more information, visit www.kuntu.org or call 412-624-7298.

3/31- Pitt Repertory Theatre presents William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night or

4/18 What You Will, directed by W. Stephen Coleman. Henry Heymann Theatre,

8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. $15-$18 general admission, $10 student/children, all performances. For more information, visit www.pitt.edu/~play or call 412-624-0933.

MUSIC

3/27 The Department of Music presents Ensemble Aleph from France, premiering a new work by Geoffrey Gordon. Bellefield Hall Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets are available by phone at 412-394-3353, at the door, and online at www.proartstickets.org. Advanced tickets are $10 general admission, tickets purchased at the door are $15 general admission, Pitt students free. For more information, call 412-624-4125.

3/28 The Department of Music presents Bach and the Barque Ensemble with Elaine Goldsmith, directed by Don Franklin, professor of music at the University of Pittsburgh. Heinz Chapel, 3 p.m. $10 general admission, $5 seniors/students, Pitt students free. For more information, visit www.discover.pitt.edu/chapel or call 412-624-4157.

3/28 The Lutheran Campus Ministry presents the Pittsburgh Compline Choir with Joyce Moon Strobel, organist for Saint Stephen Lutheran Church in Scott Township. Heinz Memorial Chapel, 8:30 p.m. For more information, visit compline.lcupgh.com or call 412-682-6886.

3/29 The Department of Music presents Music Mondays. Bellefield Hall Auditorium, 8 p.m. For more information, visit www.discover.pitt.edu/chapel or call 412-624-4157.

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