University of Pittsburgh
October 2, 2003

University of Pittsburgh Calendar of Events, Oct. 9–26

Contact:  412-624-4147

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


10/16 Pitt's Center for Bioethics and Health Law presents as part of its Grand Rounds series, which deals with ethical issues in medicine, a lecture titled "Ethical Issues in Behavior and Psychiatric Genetics: Implications for Freedom and Equality" by Visiting Fellow for Pitt's Center for Philosophy of Science Kenneth Schaffner. Second floor, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic Auditorium, 3811 O'Hara St., noon-1p.m. For more information, call 412-648-1305.

10/16 Pitt's Studio Arts Department presents a lecture titled "Language and Meaning, Lost and Found" by artist Xu Bing. Frick Fine Arts Auditorium, 5p.m. For more information, call 412-648-2438.

10/23 The University of Pittsburgh Press in conjunction with The Book Center presents an appearance and book signing by Dick Thornburgh, former Pennsylvania governor and author of Where the Evidence Leads. The Book Center, 4000 Fifth Ave., noon-1p.m. For more information, call 412-648-1453.


10/8- The University of Pittsburgh Repertory Theatre presents

10/19 "Everything in the Garden" by Edward Albee. The performance is directed by Jeffrey M. Cordell. Henry Heymann Theatre in the Stephen Foster Memorial, 8 p.m. Wednesdays–Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. $15 general admission. For more information, visit or call



10/15 The Heinz Memorial Chapel in cooperation with Duquesne University presents, as part of its Recital Series, Matt Walter, organist. Heinz Chapel,

1 p.m. For more information, visit or call


10/26 The Heinz Memorial Chapel presents, as part of its Concert Series, Robert S. Lord. Heinz Chapel, 3p.m. For more information, visit or call 412-624-4157.