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October 1, 2004

Happenings

October

Friday 1

Introduction to Photoshop
Workshop for faculty/staff. Register at http://www.mtholyoke.edu/go/training. Room 109A, *Dwight Hall, 10 am.

Halal Lunch Followed by Jumma Prayer With listening team. *Eliot House lounge, noon.

Japanese Table *MacGregor Hall dining room, noon.

Introduction to PowerPoint Workshop for faculty/staff. Register at http://www.mtholyoke.edu/go/training. Room 109A, *Dwight Hall, 1 pm.

Introduction to iDVD Workshop for faculty/staff. Register at http://www.mtholyoke.edu/go/training. Room 109B, *Dwight Hall, 1:30 pm.

Writing a Personal Statement *CDC conference room, 2 pm.

Community Shabbat Sukkot Dinner *Eliot House lounge,
6:30 pm.

Global Beat Fusion A discussion, book signing, and concert with Tanuja Desai Hidier, author of Born Confused. An after party with DJ Rekha, “Bhangra celebrity of NYC,” follows. $2 for the after party; everything else is free. Great Room, *Blanchard Campus Center, 8 pm.

Saturday 2

Student-led Shabbat Services
*Abbey Interfaith Sanctuary, 10 am.

“Gardening with Bulbs” Rev up your fall bulb planting ideas. A short slide show will be followed by a garden walk and demonstration. Free, but registration required due to limited space. Call x2116 to register. Room 203, *Kendade Hall, 10 am.

Family Archeology Day: Archeological Wonders from Ancient Greece and Rome A hands-on activity and tour for all ages. Art Museum lobby, *Art Building, 1 pm.

Field Hockey vs. Wheaton. *Kendall, 1 pm.

Tennis vs. Wellesley. *Kendall, 1 pm.

Overeaters Anonymous Meeting OA is a fellowship of individuals who, through their experience, strength, and hope are recovering from compulsive eating. Room 226, *Blanchard Campus Center, 2 pm.

Sunday 3

Ecumenical Worship Service
See 9/26.

Baha’i Community Meeting See 9/26.

Italian Table *MacGregor Hall dining room, 5:30 pm.

Catholic Mass *Abbey Chapel, 6:30 pm.

Preparing Images for the Web Workshop for students. Register at http://www.mtholyoke.edu/go/training. Room 109A, *Dwight Hall, 7 pm.

Unitarian Universalist Community Meeting *Eliot House lounge, 7 pm.

Poets’ Lounge Room 227, *Blanchard Campus Center, 8:30 pm.

Monday 4

“From Hong Kong to Hollywood: The Global Influence of Asian Martial-Arts Movies”
Lecture by Jennifer Ho, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. New York Room, *Mary Woolley Hall, noon.

Developing Your Internship *CDC workshop room, 4:30 pm.

“Transnational Sexual Rights” Ara Wilson, a Five College Women’s Studies Research Associate from Ohio State University, will consider the political-economic dimensions of the international advocacy for, and backlash against, sexual rights. Seminar room, *Five College Women’s Studies Research Center, 4:30 pm.

Women’s Education in the United Arab Emirates Come join an informal discussion with a delegation of six students from Dubai Women’s College. Refreshments will be served. Room 216, *Shattuck Hall, 4:30 pm.

“Tetra and Didi, the Cosmic Spectral Twins” Lecture by Peter Doyle, Dartmouth College; part of the Connecticut Valley Mathematics Colloquium. A reception will be held at 4 pm; dinner will follow at 6 pm at the Willits-Hallowell Center. Reservations must be received before 9/29; contact lkamins@mtholyoke.edu.Room 407, *Clapp Laboratory, 4:30 pm.

SHE Meeting Room 213, *Blanchard Campus Center, 5 pm.

Poetry Reading by Rita Dove Dove will read from her book American Smooth. Gamble Auditorium, *Art Building, 7 pm.

Introduction to Excel Workshop for students. Register at http://www.mtholyoke.edu/go/training. Room 109A, *Dwight Hall, 7 pm.

Junior and Senior Orientation to Law School *CDC workshop room, 8 pm.

Tuesday 5

Chinese Table South Rockefeller Hall dining room, noon.

Women’s Recovery Weekly Meeting A group run by and for students. Room 318, *Blanchard Campus Center, 12:20 pm.

Red Cross Blood Drive Chapin Auditorium, *Mary Woolley Hall, 1 pm.

Tennis vs. Wheaton. *Kendall, 4 pm.

Field Hockey vs. Springfield. *Kendall, 4:30 pm.

Résumé Writing Workshop *CDC workshop room, 4:30 pm.

Spanish Table *MacGregor Hall dining room, 5:30 pm.

“The Art Museum” Lecture by David Carrier, Chapney Family Professor, Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Institute of Art. Gamble Auditorium, *Art Building, 7 pm.

Excel II: Advanced Topics Workshop for students. Prerequisite: knowledge of Excel. Register at http://www.mtholyoke.edu/go/training. Room 109S, *Dwight Hall, 7 pm.

Volleyball vs. Babson. *Kendall, 7 pm.

America Reads All are welcome to this overview training. Room 210, *Skinner Hall, 7 pm.

M&T Bank Corporation Information Session *CDC workshop room, 7 pm.

Study Abroad Info Session Learn about opportunities in Russia. *Room 227, Blanchard Campus Center, 7:30 pm.

RES 330 Film Screening Kurdistan will be shown. *Cleveland
L-1, 7:30 pm.

Japanese Tea Ceremony See 9/28.

Wednesday 6

Interfaith Prayer Lunch
*Eliot House lounge, 12:15 pm.

Race: The Power of Illusion Part three of the PBS video series. See 9/29.

Zazen Meditation With Rev. Issho Fujita. We will discuss “waking up.” Wa-Shin-An, *Eliot House, 4:00 pm.

Introduction to Creating Web Sites with Dreamweaver Workshop for students. Register at http://www.mtholyoke.edu/go/training. Room 109A, *Dwight Hall, 4:15 pm.

Funding for Graduate School *CDC workshop room, 4:30 pm.

German Table *MacGregor Hall dining room, 5:30 pm.

Chinese Table South Rockefeller Hall dining room, 5:30 pm.

ACLU–MHC Chapter A brown bag dinner meeting. Come help us protect your civil liberties! Room 216, *Blanchard Campus Center, 5:45 pm.

Overeaters Anonymous Meeting OA is a fellowship of individuals who, through their experience, strength, and hope are recovering from compulsive eating. Room 226, *Blanchard Campus Center, 2 pm.

Spanish Film Series *Cleveland L-2, 7 pm.

Staging Black Femininity Series Screening of The Josephine Baker Story (1991). Room 101, *Dwight Hall, 7 pm.

Carney Sandoe & Associates Information Session *CDC workshop room, 7 pm.

German Film Fest Room 9, *Ciruti Center, 7 pm.

SGA Town Meeting Great Room, *Blanchard Campus Center, 7:30 pm.

Junior and Senior Orientation to Health Careers *CDC workshop room, 8 pm.

Thursday 7

Introduction to Creating and Saving Bibliographies with RefWorks
Workshop for students. Register at http://www.mtholyoke.edu/go/training. Room 109A, *Dwight Hall, 4:15 pm.

Infosys Instep Global Internship Program Information Meeting *CDC workshop room, 4:30 pm.

Hindu Worship with Dinner *Eliot House lounge, 5 pm.

French Table *MacGregor Hall Dining Room, 5:30 pm.

Developing Your Summer Internship in the Sciences Room 305, *Kendade Hall, 7 pm.

Teach for America Information Meeting *CDC workshop room, 7 pm.

“Human Rights in the U.S. and Abroad: Who Decides Which Rights Are Guaranteed?” Panel discussion with Elaine Scarry, Walter M. Cabot Professor of Aesthetics and the General Theory of Value, Harvard University, and John Shattuck, CEO, John F. Kennedy Library Foundation, and former assistant secretary of state for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor. Moderated by Christopher Pyle, MHC professor of politics. Part of the Weissman Center’s fall series. Gamble Auditorium, *Art Building, 7:30 pm.

“Somali Immigrant Memoirs and Campaigns to End FGM in Germany” Lecture by Tobe Levin, Five College Women’s Studies Research Associate from the University of Maryland, on recent memoirs by Somali immigrants in Germany express uncompromising opposition to FGM. Seminar room, *Five College Women’s Studies Research Center, 7:30 pm.

Friday 8

Halal Lunch Followed by Jumma Prayer With listening team. *Eliot House lounge, noon.

Japanese Table *MacGregor Hall dining room, noon.

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