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Friday 16

Squash Howe Cup. Yale University.

Gallery Talk "The South Hadley Canal: A Model of Yankee Ingenuity for Public and Private Good." Theodore Belsky, oral historian. In conjunction with the exhibition Locks, Stocks, and Barrels: The South Hadley Canal at 200 Years. Art Museum, 12:30 pm.

Girls' Club Connection Join us each week as we serve as mentors at Girls Inc. in Holyoke. Call Carmen López, x3278 for more information or to sign up. Blanchard circle, 2-4 pm.

Shabbat Service Followed by Kosher/Hallal dinner at Eliot House. RSVP x2054. Students sign out of residence hall kitchens. Eliot House lounge, 5:30 pm.

Film Society While You Were Sleeping. Admission $2.50. Gamble Auditorium, 7 and 9 pm.

Something Every Friday Mighty Sam McClain is a fantastic blues artist you won't want to miss! Blanchard Campus Center, 9-11 pm.


Saturday 17

Squash Howe Cup. Yale University.

Indoor Track New England Division III Championships. Smith College.

Retreat Catholic/Newman Association. Mont Marie Conference Center, Holyoke. For information contact Mary Sue Callan-Farley, x2791 or email mscallan. Depart from Eliot House, Saturday, 8 am; return Sunday, 1 pm.

Basketball vs. Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Home, 2 pm.

Weekly Van Trip to Ingleside Mall. Please sign up at the Blanchard information desk. Call x2045 to make cancellations, as seating is limited. Departure from Blanchard bus stop, noon. Departure from mall, 4 pm.

Film Society While You Were Sleeping. Admission $2.50. Gamble Auditorium, 7 and 9 pm.

Performance Maimouna Keita West African Dance Company. The West African Dance Company combines African folklore and dance as a method to teach and promote African culture. Chapin Auditorium, 8-10 pm.

Dance Swank: A Swinger's Party. Admission $2. Five College community, Blanchard Campus Center, 10 pm-2 am.


Sunday 18

Squash Howe Cup. Yale University.

Indoor Track New England Division III Championships. Smith College.

Catholic Mass Abbey Chapel, 11:15 am.

Interfaith Service in the spirit of unity, celebrating Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. Guest preachers to be announced. In conjunction with Black History Month. Abbey Chapel, 2 pm.

Museum Docent Tour In conjunction with the exhibition Locks, Stocks, and Barrels: The South Hadley Canal at 200 Years. Art Museum, 2 pm.

Meeting Class Board. 207 Blanchard Campus Center, 4-6 pm.

Meeting Class of '97 dorm representatives. 210 Skinner Hall, 6:30-7:30 pm.

Board Meeting Debate Society. 212 Blanchard Campus Center, 7:30-9:00 pm.

Meeting College Democrats. South Rockefeller living room, 8 pm.


Monday 19

Lecture "Signal Transduction in Drosophila: The Wingless/Wnt-1 Pathway." Susan Cumberledge, UMass. Refreshments in 126 Clapp Laboratory at 4 pm. 120 Clapp Laboratory, 4:15-6:00 pm.

Der Deutsche Tisch German language table. Kommt und sprecht Deutsch. Alle sind willkommen. Mount Holyoke community, Ham dining room, 5:30-6:30 pm.

Lecture with slides. "Russian Folk Art: Tradition, Invention, and National Culture." Alison Hilton, Georgetown University. Gamble Auditorium, Art Museum, 7:30 pm.

Lecture "Mount Holyoke's Missionaries: The Ely Sisters." Susan Scotto, Russian. Pasts and Presences. Hooker Auditorium, 7:30 pm.

Spring Training for dorm senior giving representatives. Ortega House, 4 Dunlap Place, 7:30-8:30 pm.


Tuesday 20

Spring senior giving kickoff

Basketball New 8. Location to be announced.

German Lunch Table Alle sind willkommen! Abbey private dining room, 11:30 am-1:00 pm.

Faculty/Staff/Student Luncheon Series The purpose of the luncheon series is to provide a time and place for community members to interact. Faculty and staff are encouraged to invite students to lunch and, in turn, students are welcome to invite faculty and staff members. Required reservations must be made two business days in advance by calling the Office of Residential Life, x2088. Each lunch is limited to fifty participants. Prospect Hall dining room, noon-1:15 pm.

Memorial Service for Joseph Brodsky. Abbey Memorial Chapel, 12:15 pm.

Evensong and Eucharist. Abbey Chapel, 5 pm.

Italian Language Table Come enjoy informal conversation during dinner, then join us for a movie. Mount Holyoke community, Ham dining room, 5:30-7:00 pm.

Meeting Hall presidents. 210 Skinner Hall, 6-8 pm.

Meeting SAUCE (Substance Abuse/Use Campus Educators). 207 Blanchard Campus Center, 6:30-8:00 pm.

Senior Survival Night A panel discussion about life after MHC by young alumnae. Gamble auditorium, 7-9 pm.

Italian Movie Night presents: Sedotta e Abbandonata by Germi (a drama of women). English subtitles. 101 Dwight Hall, 7:15 pm.

Film Jakob the Liar. East Germany, 1976. Directed by Frank Beyer. The story of a man in a ghetto who claims to have a hidden radio and to hear optimistic reports of the advancing Russians. Hooker Auditorium, 7:30-10:00 pm.

Meeting Yearbook. 207 Blanchard Campus Center, 8:00-9:30 pm.

96 Days Reception In conjunction with the kickoff of senior giving. Willits-Hallowell Center, 9-11 pm.


Wednesday 21

Photo ID Session Staff may obtain their ID cards from human resources; students and faculty may obtain theirs from the registrar's office. Cards must be brought to the photo session. Replacement cards are $5. All guest ID cards may be obtained and renewed at Kendall Hall for an annual $5 fee. Guest cards must have a valid academic sticker to be used at Blanchard and Kendall facilities. 117 Blanchard Campus Center, 11 am-noon.

Orientation Meeting for all students interested in completing the College's state-approved teacher certification program at the early childhood (prekindergarten through third grade) or elementary (first-sixth grade) level. Required for students teaching in the spring of 1997. First-year students welcome as observers; question and answer session to follow meeting. Psychology and Education Building, noon-1 pm.

Ecumenical Ash Wednesday Services Abbey Chapel, 12:15 pm.

Zazen Meditation "Hidden Agendas." Issho Fujita. MHC community, Wa-Shin-An, Eliot House, 4:00-5:15 pm.

Orientation Meeting for students interested in teaching. See above, noon. Psychology and Education Building, 5-6 pm.

Ecumenical Ash Wednesday Services Abbey Chapel, 5 pm.

Meeting Jewish Student Union. Eliot House, 5:15 pm.

French Table Venez parler français le mercredi soir. Les assistantes vous attendent! A bientôt. Si vous avez des questions, contactez Magdeleine, x2574, email morsoni. Ham Hall, 5:45 pm.

Kosher Hallal Dinner "Reaching Out to the Other: Palestinian and Israeli Women in Dialogue." Merle Feld, Jewish feminist poet and activist. Dinner reservations required by Tuesday, 5 pm. Students sign out of residence hall kitchens. Call x2054 for reservations and more information. Mount Holyoke community, Eliot House, 6 pm.

Meeting Appointing Committee. 111, 212, 215 Blanchard Campus Center, 6:30-9:30 pm.

Meeting Student Government Association Ways and Means Committee. 215 Blanchard Campus Center, 7:00-8:30 pm.

Meeting Peer Health Contraceptive Education Session. Health Center, 7:30 pm.

Meeting College Republicans. 210 Skinner Hall, 7:30-8:30 pm.

Reading and Booksigning Ron Hansen, author of Atticus. Odyssey Bookshop, 7:30 pm.

Meeting Campus Conservation Coalition. 120 Clapp Laboratory, 8:00-9:15 pm.

Meeting Lesbian Bisexual Alliance. Philosophy Lounge, Skinner Hall, 8:00-9:30 pm.


Thursday 22

Swimming and Diving New Englands. Williams College.

Meeting Student managers. Dale Hennessey and management staff. 207 Blanchard Campus Center, 4-5 pm.

Practice for outdoor track team begins today. Call Coach Tina Lee, x2501. 4 pm.

Evening Prayer Abbey Chapel, 5 pm.

Spanish Table Ham dining room, 5:30-6:30 pm.

Photo ID Session See Wednesday. 117 Blanchard Campus Center, 6-7 pm.

Russian Table Abbey private dining room, 6 pm.

Meeting Mount Holyoke News. 207 Blanchard Campus Center, 6:00-7:30 pm.

Film Daughters of the Dust. Directed by Julie Dash. Set in the legendary Sea Islands of the South at the turn of the century, the film follows a Gullah family on the eve of its migration to the North. Hooker Auditorium, 7-9 pm.

Film The Great Gatsby. Student English Board film series. 101 Dwight Hall, 7 pm.

Theatre Auditions I Can't Imagine Tomorrow. A one-act play by Tennessee Williams. One woman and one man needed for this two-character play directed by Marla Moffa '97. East Lecture Hall, Franklin Patterson Hall, Hampshire College, 7 pm.

Japanese Tea Ceremony Nobue Socho Yamashita. Call 536-4364 for reservations. Five College community, Wa-Shin-An, Eliot House, 7:30-9:00 pm.

Theater Class of '97 Junior Show. Chapin Auditorium, 7:30-10:00 pm.

Lecture "International Trade and the Global Environment." Robert Costanza, University of Maryland. Sponsored by the Morrison Endowed Lecture Series. New York Room, Mary Woolley Hall, 7:30-9:30 pm.

Meeting Spectrum. Five College community. 212 Blanchard Campus Center, 8:30-10:00 pm.

The Ratt Techno. Five College community. Blanchard Campus Center, 10 pm-midnight.


Friday 23

Basketball New 8. Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Swimming and Diving New Englands. Williams College.

Gallery Talk "Portraying the Proprietors: The Life and Times of Caleb Strong, Ebenezer Hunt, and Jonathan Dwight." Barbara Cummings, master guide, Historic Deerfield. Art Museum, 12:30 pm.

Girls' Club Connection Join us each week as we serve as mentors at Girls Inc. of Holyoke. Call Carmen López, x3278 for more information or to sign up. Blanchard circle, 2-4 pm.

Information Meeting on the Shakespeare Program. Anthony Branch, British American Drama Academy. Come learn about this new study abroad program based in Stratford-upon-Avon and London. MHC community, 212 Blanchard Campus Center, 2:30-3:30 pm.

Workshop Playwrights and educators Gail Davis and Clyde Santana. Betty Shabazz House, 4:00-5:30 pm.

Theatre Auditions I Can't Imagine Tomorrow. A one-act play by Tennessee Williams. One woman and one man needed for this two-character play directed by Marla Moffa '97. Black Box, Rooke Theatre, 5 pm.

Film Society Pulp Fiction. Admission $2.50, Gamble Auditorium, 7:00 and 9:30 pm.

Theater Class of '97 Junior Show. Mount Holyoke community, New York Room and Chapin Auditorium, 7:30-10:00 pm.


Saturday 24

Basketball New 8. Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Swimming and Diving New Englands. Williams College.

Indoor Track Open New England Championships. Bowdoin College.

Van Trip to South Hadley Super Food Mart. Sign up at the Blanchard information desk. Call the information desk at x2045 to make cancellations, as seating is limited. Departure from Blanchard bus stop, 10 am. Departure from grocery store, noon.

Theater Class of '97 Junior Show. MHC community, New York Room and Chapin Auditorium, 7:30-10:00 pm.

Dance Party Anything Goes. Disc jockey. Admission $2 with Mount Holyoke ID, $3 general public. Blanchard Campus Center, 10 pm-2 am.


Sunday 25

Indoor Track Open New England Championships. Bowdoin College.

Swimming and Diving New Englands. Williams College.

Catholic Mass Abbey Chapel, 11:15 am.

Protestant Worship Gospel music with Voices of Faith. Abbey Chapel, 2 pm.

Museum Docent Tour In conjunction with the exhibition Locks, Stocks, and Barrels: The South Hadley Canal at 200 Years. Art Museum, 2 pm.

Lecture "Racial Preference and Racial Privilege: Do We Still Need Affirmative Action?" Leading scholar and advocate Dr. Pedro Noquera, University of California at Berkeley. Willits-Hallowell Center, 7-9 pm.

Film Society Pulp Fiction. Admission $2.50, Gamble Auditorium, 7:00 and 9:30 pm.

Board Meeting Debate Society. 212 Blanchard Campus Center, 7:30-9:00 pm.

Meeting College Democrats. South Rockefeller living room, 8 pm.


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