Friday 17

Golf ECAC. Time and location to be announced.

Exhibition 1897: Mount Holyoke Rebuilds is a collection of photos, documents, and information about Brigham, Safford, Porter, Pearsons, the original Rockefeller, and Mary Lyon Halls, which were all dedicated in 1897. On view through November 10. Archives lobby, Dwight Hall, Monday-Tuesday, Thursday- Friday, 9 am-5 pm; Wednesday, 9 am-9 pm.

Breakfast/Information Session for students interested in career opportunities with Mercer Management Consulting. Presentations by Tine Christensen '91 and Nicole Abair '93 on entry-level consulting opportunities. Sign-up is required beforehand; call x2080. Students from all classes welcome. Weiss-Merriweather Room, Willits-Hallowell Center, 9:30-11:00 am.

Exhibition Looking Inward: Contemporary Haitian Painting. On view through October 26. Art Museum, Tuesday-Friday, 11 am-5 pm; Saturday-Sunday, 1-5 pm.

Exhibition How to Remember? Designing the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum examines the challenges faced by architect James Ingo Freed as he developed designs for a permanent memorial to eleven million Holocaust victims, of whom six million were Jews. On view through December 14. Art Museum, Tuesday-Friday, 11 am-5 pm; Saturday-Sunday, 1-5 pm.

Exhibition Italian Paintings and Modern Sculpture from the Collection. On view through December 14. Art Museum, Tuesday-Friday, 11 am-5 pm; Saturday-Sunday, 1-5 pm.

French Lunch Table Come join us for relaxed conversation in French. All levels welcome. Venez nombreux! Abbey private dining room, noon.

CDC Workshop "How to Locate Scholarships and Fellowships." Career Development Center (CDC), 1-2 pm.

Workshop "Revision." If possible, bring a paper in progress. Speaking, Arguing, and Writing Program. 110 (east) Shattuck Hall, 1-3 pm.

CDC Drop-In Hours for scholarships and fellowships. CDC, 2:30-4:00 pm.

Welcome-Back Tea for biochemistry majors only. Carr-Clapp Laboratory Connector, 3-4 pm.

Betty Shabazz Open House "History of the House." Includes a book drive and remembrance of Betty Shabazz. Betty Shabazz Cultural Center, 4-6 pm.

Shabbat Services followed by Kosher/Hallal dinner. RSVP required, call x2054 or email lwaller@mtholyoke.edu by 2 pm, 10/16. Eliot House, 5:30 pm.

Film Society Like Water for Chocolate. Admission $2. Hooker Auditorium, 7:00 and 9:30 pm.

Information Meeting Motorola company. CDC, 7-8 pm.

Lecture with slide show and book signing. David Noland, author of Travels along the Edge. Odyssey Bookshop, 7:30 pm.

Meeting Intervarsity Christian Fellowship. Speakers, singing, and prayer; all are welcome. Tower Room, Clapp Laboratory, 7:30-9:00 pm.

A Cappella Jam and coffee bar. Admission $1. South Rockefeller living room, 8-10 pm.

Something Every Friday Susan Scotto: "Conceptual Orgasm." One-woman stand-up comedy performance theater. Blanchard Campus Center, 9-10 pm.


Saturday 18

Golf ECAC. Time and location to be announced.

Annual Fall Meeting New England Council of Latin American Studies. For further information call Lowell Gudmundson, x2007. In conjunction with the exhibition Looking Inward: Contemporary Haitian Painting. Skinner Hall, 8:30 am-4:30 pm.

Information Session "Workshop Presentation Skills." Information for peer education groups on designing and presenting effective workshops. Facilitated by Jim Wuelfing from the New England Center. Contact Karen Jacobus, x2466, or email kjacobus@mtholyoke.edu for more information. 215 Blanchard Campus Center, 10:30 am-12:30 pm.

Fifth Annual Valley Chowder Challenge Food and beverage booths and entertainment. Village Commons, 11 am-4 pm (rain date: October 19).

Field Hockey vs. Wheaton College. Home, 1 pm.

Film Society Like Water for Chocolate. Admission $2. Hooker Auditorium, 7:00 and 9:30 pm.

Music Arcadia Players Connoisseur Concert. Tickets, available at the Arcadia Players office (584-8882 ) or at the door, are $10 with student ID. Students may bring a friend for free. Art Museum lobby and Gamble Auditorium, 8 pm.


Sunday 19

Golf ECAC. Time and location to be announced.

Riding MHC Show. Home.

Crew Head of the Charles. Boston.

Roman Catholic Mass Abbey Chapel, 11 am.

Workshop "Starting a Women's Investment Club." Preregistration required, call 534-7307. Odyssey Bookshop, 3-5 pm.

Protestant Worship Celebration of Holy Communion. Andrea Ayvazian. Abbey small chapel, 4:15 pm.

Meeting College Democrats. Women in Politics Room, Williston Library, 7 pm.

Meeting Debate Team. 210 Skinner Hall, 7:30-8:30 pm.


Monday 20

Works-in-Progress Talk "African American Females and Gender Dysphoria." Constance Johnson, community associate, Center for Human Development, Amherst. Sponsored by the Five College Women's Studies Research Center. Dickinson living room, 4:30 pm.

Information Session (Rescheduled because of Mountain Day on Oct. 7) An overview of Mount Holyoke policies on financial aid for study abroad and an introduction to identifying and applying for outside scholarships and other awards. Hilary Shaw, fellowship coordinator, and Joanne Picard, assistant dean of international affairs. Workshop Room, CDC, 4:30-5:30 pm.

Japanese Language Table Are you interested in Japanese and Japanese culture? Join us at our table. Sign up on sheet on first floor of Ciruti Center. South Rockefeller private dining room, 5:30-6:30 pm.

Spanish Language Table Come speak Spanish with us. Everybody welcome! Ham dining room, 5:30-6:30 pm.

Film Sophie's Choice. Directed by Alan Pakula, 1982. In conjunction with the exhibition How to Remember? Designing the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Gamble Auditorium, 7 pm.

Workshop "Public Speaking for the Terrified: Coping with Speech Anxiety." Speaking, Arguing, and Writing Program. 216 Skinner Hall, 7-9 pm.

Christianna Smith Lecture "Cellular Tensegrity, Integrin Signaling, and Control of Morphogenesis." Donald Ingber, Harvard Medical School and Children's Hospital. Refreshments served in Trotter Gallery, Clapp Laboratory, 7 pm; lecture in Hooker Auditorium, 7:15-9:00 pm.

Film Au revoir les enfants. Pasts and Presences I-114. L2 Cleveland Hall, 7:30-9:00 pm.

Lecture and Book Signing "The Secret Language of Eating Disorders." Peggy Claude-Pierre, director and founder of the Montreux Clinic, and author of The Secret Language of Eating Disorders: The Revolutionary New Approach to Understanding and Curing Anorexia and Bulimia. Chapin Auditorium, Mary Woolley Hall, 7:30-9:00 pm.

Meeting WMHC. 212 Blanchard Campus Center, 10:00-11:30 pm.


Tuesday 21

Field Hockey vs. Clark University. Home, 3:30 pm.

Soccer vs. Clark University. Away, 4 pm.

Italian Language Table Do you know how to pronounce the word "precipitevelossimevolmente?" Come join us and you'll know. Ham dining room, 5:30-6:30 pm.

Chinese Language Table MacGregor dining room, 5:30-7:00 pm.

Speech Practices 210 Skinner Hall, 6-9 pm.

Volleyball vs. Clark University. Home, 7 pm.

CDC Company Information Session Cambridge Energy Research Associates. CDC, 7-8 pm.

Workshop "Writing and Meditation." Speaking, Arguing, and Writing Program. Tower Room, Clapp Laboratory, 7-9 pm.

Meeting Student Government Association (SGA) Senate. Gamble Auditorium, 7-10 pm.

Meeting Korean American Christian Fellowship. 215 Blanchard Campus Center, 7-10 pm.

Colloquium "Making Rights Meaningful." Adetoun Ilumoka, Empowerment and Action Research Centre, Lagos, Nigeria. Sponsored by the Five College Women's Studies Research Center. Dickinson living room, 7:30 pm.

Meeting AIDS Awareness Coalition. 207 Blanchard Campus Center, 8-9 pm.


Wednesday 22

Information Session Remillard Insurance Agency. Bring copies of your current policies. Call Human Resources, x2503, for an appointment. 215 Blanchard Campus Center, 11 am-2 pm.

Photo ID Sessions Students and faculty should pick up temporary ID cards from the registrar's office; staff should pick up cards from human resources. Guest IDs available at Kendall Hall. Temporary IDs must be brought to the photo ID session. 117 Blanchard Campus Center, 11:30 am-12:30 pm.

Spanish Lunch Table ¡Qué aproveches! If you can't make it to the Spanish table for dinner, this event is for you! Everyone is welcome to come and speak Spanish; all levels are encouraged to attend. South Rockefeller private dining room, noon-1:30 pm.

President's Office Hours Office of the President, 203 Mary Lyon Hall, 2:00-3:30 pm.

Stimson Room Tea No pearls required. Stimson Room, Williston Library, 4 pm.

Meeting For all interested in the indoor track and field team. Streeter Lounge, Kendall Hall, 4 pm.

CDC Workshop "Resume Writing." CDC, 4-5 pm.

Meeting Dining services student managers. 216 Skinner Hall, 4-5 pm.

Zazen Meditation Practice and discussion. "The Quest for Enlightenment." Issho Fujita. Wa-Shin-An, Eliot House, 4:00-5:15 pm.

Lecture "170 NMR, Electronic, and Vibrational Spectroscopy of Peroxo Metal Complexes: Correlation with Reactivity." Martha Reynolds, Colgate University. Refreshments served in 208 Carr Laboratory, 4 pm; lecture in 209 Carr Laboratory, 4:15 pm.

German Language Table Ham dining room, 5:30 pm.

Smoking Cessation "Last Smoke." Marilyn Huggman will lead the group using a variety of methods to help people quit smoking. 207 Blanchard Campus Center, 5:30-7:00 pm.

Kosher Hallal Dinner and program. "Debates about Muslim Law in India," with Anne Waters, anthropology. RSVP required, call x2054 or email lwaller@mtholyoke.edu by 2 pm, Tuesday, 10/21. Eliot House, 5:45 pm.

Speech and Debate Practices 210 Skinner Hall, 6-9 pm.

Meeting College Republicans. Blanchard Campus Center, 7 pm.

Bible Study Series "Women in the Bible: Martha of Bethany." Anita Magovern. All welcome. Eliot House, 7 pm.

Workshop "Reading." Study Skills Corps. 1837 Hall, 7-8 pm.

Information Session NewSub Services. CDC, 7-8 pm.

Presentation of research projects by recipients of the 1997 Mount Holyoke Summer Research Fellowship. Natasha Burova '98, Sharon Clapp '98, Cheryl Gittens '97, Jermar Inman '98, Oona Leff FP, Lyne Robert FP. Ruth Bass Green, associate dean of the College for sophomores and multicultural affairs, moderator. Part of the Inclusiveness Program. 101 Dwight Hall, 7-9 pm.

Meeting Amnesty International. Intercultural Lounge, 202 Blanchard Campus Center, 7:30-8:30 pm.

Meeting The Network. 207 Blanchard Campus Center, 7:30-9:30 pm.

Meeting Spectrum. 212 Blanchard Campus Center, 8:00-9:30 pm.


Thursday 23

Russian Table All are welcome. Abbey private dining room, noon-1 pm.

Luncheon "Integrating Prayer with Daily Life." Share daily concerns and how these can be integrated with prayer. These gatherings are biblically centered, not denominationally centered. Simple lunch provided. RSVP required, call x2054 or email lwaller@mtholyoke.edu by 2 pm, Tuesday, 10/21. Eliot House lounge, 12:15 pm.

Field Hockey vs. Elms College. Home, 4 pm.

Soccer vs. Trinity College. Home, 4 pm.

Gallery Talk Joseph Smith, art, will speak about modern and contemporary sculpture from the museum's collection, including works by Noguchi, Mariani, and Caro. In conjunction with the exhibition Italian Painting and Modern Sculpture from the Collection. Art Museum, 4 pm.

Rally for National Young Women's Day of Action. Join women from all five colleges for a rally in support of freedom of choice for all women. Following the rally we will march to UMass to a vigil and speak-out at Haigis Mall. Come in support of reproductive freedom, equal opportunity, social equality, and freedom of choice. For more information call Leah Kane, x5682, or email llkane@mtholyoke.edu. Amherst Common, 4 pm.

Presentation of research projects by participants in the 1997 Weed-Ford-Mellon Summer Research Scholars Program. Yvonne Chadwick '98, Sharron Jackson FP, Karen John '98, Shelly Perdomo '98, Hazel Robinson FP, Milena Uribe '98. Ruth Bass Green, associate dean of the College for sophomores and multicultural affairs, moderator. Part of the Inclusiveness Program. 101 Dwight Hall, 4-6 pm.

Reading and Booksigning Ruth Harriet Jacobs, PhD, author of Be an Outrageous Older Woman. Cosponsored by the Five College Women's Studies Research Center and the Odyssey Bookshop. Dickinson House, 5 pm.

French Language Table Bienvenue à tous. Come speak French with us and relax! All levels of French welcome. French Club activities afterward. Ham dining room, 5:30-6:30 pm.

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

Simchat Torah Celebration Meet at Eliot House for transportation to UMass. 6:30 pm.

Meeting SGA Executive Board. 215 Blanchard Campus Center, 6:30-8:30 pm.

Information Session U.S. Army. CDC, 7-8 pm.

Debate Practices 210 Skinner Hall, 7-9 pm.

Information Session Mystic Seaport Maritime Studies Program with Amily Dunlap, a representative from the program. Students interested in attending Mystic for the fall 1998 or spring 1999 semesters should attend this meeting. 212 Blanchard Campus Center, 7-9 pm.

Japanese Tea Ceremony Nobue Socho Yamashita. Call 536-4364 for reservations. Wa-Shin-An, Eliot House, 7:30-8:30 pm.

Theater Cloud Nine is a provocative and amusing study of colonialism and sexual politics. Issues of gender, sexuality, and nationalism will be explored in this exuberant rendition of Caryl Churchill's play. Set in Victorian Africa and contemporary England, it mirrors and mocks colonial and sexual repressions in a farce of racial and gender cross-casting. Directed by British-trained director and filmmaker Awam Amkpa. Admission $1. Rooke Theatre, 8 pm.


Friday 24

Tennis at NEWITT. Continues through 10/26. Away, location to be announced.

Volleyball VBHF. Mount Holyoke and Smith Colleges. Continues through 10/25. Time to be announced.

Bus Trip to New York City museums. Sponsored by Friends of the Art Museum. Fee: $25 for Friends of the Art Museum, $30 for nonmembers. Register by October 15 at the Art Museum. Bus leaves art museum at 8 am.

French Lunch Table Come join us for relaxed conversation in French. All levels welcome. Venez nombreux! Abbey private dining room, noon.

CDC Workshop "Fellowship Application Skills." CDC, 1-2 pm.

CDC Drop-In Hours for scholarships and fellowships. CDC, 2:30-4:00 pm.

Lecture "Kavyotsava: A Celebration of Sanskrit Poetry." In honor of the late Barbara Stoler Miller, professor of Asian cultures, Columbia University. Exhibit of Miller book gift to the MHC library, recitation of Sanskrit poetry and translations. Central court, Williston Library, 4:30-5:30 pm.

Shabbat Candle Lighting and get-together. Eliot House lounge, 5 pm.

Film Society Scream. Admission $2. Hooker Auditorium, 7:00 and 9:30 pm.

Reading and Booksigning Peter E. Lynch, author of Silvio. Congressman for Everyone. Odyssey Bookshop, 7:30 pm.

Theater Performance Cloud Nine. See Thursday, 10/23. Continues through 10/26. Admission $4 general, $2 students and senior citizens. Rooke Theatre, 8 pm.

Faculty Recital The Mount Holyoke Baroque Ensemble. Robert Eisenstein, viola da gamba; Adrianne Greenbaum, traverso; Linda Laderach, baroque violin; Larry Schipull, fortepiano; Melinda Spratlan, soprano. Warbeke Room, Pratt Hall, 8:00-9:30 pm.

Lecture "2Mass (two micron) All-Sky Survey." Michael Strutskie, astronomy. Gamble Auditorium, 8:30-9:30 pm.

Workshop "Getting Organized." Speaking, Arguing, and Writing Program. 110 (east) Shattuck Hall, 10 pm-midnight.

MHACASA Party Mount Holyoke African and Caribbean Student Association. Admission $3. Betty Shabazz House, 10 pm-4 am.


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