Monday, November 11
ANNUAL BENEFITS ELECTION ENROLLMENT
The annual benefits election enrollment sessions allow employees the opportunity
to enroll in new life insurance options, switch healthcare providers, change
dental plans, drop or add dependents or enroll in flexible spending accounts.
8-9:30 a.m. E205 Emory Hospital. 727-7613.
MUSEUM TEACHERS WORKSHOP
Photographer Steven Brooke will discuss his exhibition, which documents
the history and beauty of Rome from ancient times, through the age of Michelangelo
and Bernini, to the modern city. 4:30 p.m. Tate Room, Carlos Museum. $10
museum members, $15 non-members. Registration required. 727-2363.
UNITY WEEK CELEBRATION
Evelyn Hu-DeHart, director, Center for Studies of Ethnicity and Race in
America, University of Colorado at Boulder, will speak. 6 p.m. Cannon Chapel.
SERVICE OF PRAYER AND MUSIC
"Taizé: Service of Prayer and Music." Brother Pedro and
Brother John of the Community of Taizé, France. 7:30 p.m. Cannon
Chapel. Free. 727-6226.
CREATIVE WRITING PROGRAM READING
Kaye Gibbons, contemporary Southern novelist and author of A Virtuous Woman,
A Cure for Dreams (1990 PEN/Revson Award winner), Charms for the Easy Life
and Sights Unseen, will read from her works. 8:15 p.m. 206 White Hall. Free.
Tuesday, November 12
WOMEN'S SEXUALITY DISCUSSION GROUP
Open dialogue on women's sexuality. Mary Krueger. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Women's
Center. Free. 727-2000.
MUSEUM FOOD FOR THOUGHT LECTURE
Discussion on new Maya objects in the Ancient American Galleries. Rebecca
Stone-Miller, art history. Noon. Ancient American Galleries, Carlos Museum.
"DT-Diaphorase. Activation, Deactivation and Polymorphisms." David
Ross, School of Pharmacy, University of Colorado. Noon. 5052 Rollins Center.
CREATIVE WRITING PROGRAM COLLOQUIUM
Kaye Gibbons, contemporary Southern novelist, will conduct a public colloquium.
2:30 p.m. 106 Cannon Chapel. Free. 727-4683.
LAW AND RELIGION PANEL DISCUSSION
"Challenging Fundamentalism:Islam, Modernity and Human Rights."
Panelists include Nasr Hamed Abu Zeid, Cairo University; Norani Othman,
University of Kebangsaan, Malaysia; and Abdullahi An-Na'im, law. 3-5 p.m.
Tull Auditorium, Law School. Free. 727-0699.
UNITY WEEK FILMS
"Los Mineros," "Roots of Resistance" and "In the
White Man's Image." 4 p.m. Harland Cinema, Dobbs Center. Free. 727-6754.
INSTITUTE OF LIBERAL ARTS LECTURE
"A Long and Dangerous Journey." David Hesla, Institute of Liberal
Arts. 4-6 p.m. S423 Callaway Center. Free. 727-7601.
NUTRITION AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY SEMINAR
"Contemporary Issues in Nutrition, Physical Activity and Health."
Discussion on the current recommendations and controversies surrounding
exercise and nutrition. Discussants are Alfred Merrill, biochemistry, and
Jill White-Welkley, physical education. 4-6 p.m. Classroom 1, P.E. Center,
third floor. Free. 727-9374.
"Brothers of Taizé." Brother Pedro and Brother John, Community
of Taizé, France. 4:30-5:30 p.m. 202 Formal Lounge, Cannon Chapel.
LESBIAN/BISEXUAL & STRAIGHT WOMEN DIALOGUE
"Women Talking with Women." A dialogue of women from different
backgrounds and experiences sharing and creating conversation with one another.
5:30 p.m. Women's Center. Free. 727-2000.
GREAT TEACHERS LECTURE SERIES
"AIDS: Paradigm for Public Health or Political Exception?" James
Curran, dean, School of Public Health. 7 p.m. Cannon Chapel. Free. 727-6216.
GERMAN STUDIES FILM
"One, Two, Three"(U.S., 1961), directed by Billy Wilder. In English.
7:30 p.m. 110 White Hall. Free. 727-6439.
"The Wind of Emptiness"(Armenia, 1991), an award-winning theatrical
feature about the worldwide wandering of Armenian émigré artists.
7:30 p.m.. 205 White Hall. In Armenian with English subtitles. Free. 727-6582.
ETHICS PUBLIC POLICY FORUM
"Affirmative Action: A Constructive Debate." Panelists include
Larry Blount, law, University of Georgia, and Michael Bowers, attorney general
of Georgia. 7:30-9 p.m. 208 White Hall. Free. 727-4954.
Wednesday, November 13
A chance for women students and faculty to get to know each other and build
upon existing relationships. 3:30-5 p.m. Women's Center. Reservations available
for faculty/student pairs. Free. 727-2000.
"Black English and the Creole Origins Debate: Twenty Years Later."
John McWhorter, linguistics, University of California, Berkeley. 4:30 p.m.
110 White Hall. Free. 727-7904.
SUPPORT OF STUDENT MOMS GROUP MEETING
Converse, relax, socialize and share ideas, experiences and suggestions
for future programs, speakers and activities. Children are welcome. 6 p.m.
Women's Center. Free. 727-2000.
LATIN AMERICAN FILM
"The Girl in the Watermelon." 8 p.m. AMCPhipps Plaza, 3500 Peachtree
Road. For passes, call 727-6959.
Thursday, November 14
WHITESIDE PREACHER SERVICE
Thomas Troeger, preacher, author, composer, Iliff School of Theology, preaching.
11 a.m. Cannon Chapel. Free. 727-6351.
"Songs of the Harpers: The Harp Tradition in Irish Music." James
Flannery, tenor, and Irish harpist Janet Harbison. Noon. Reception Hall,
Carlos Museum. Free. 727-4282.
"Jewish Views of the Afterlife." Simcha Raphael, LaSalle University
4 p.m. 103 White Hall. Free. 727-7566.
FRENCH AND ITALIAN FILM
"The Perfect Crime: The Murder of the Real." 4:30 p.m. 205 White
Hall. Free. 727-6431.
"Re-Examining the Genesis and Significance of the Plantation Creole."
John McWhorter, linguistics, University of California, Berkeley. 5 p.m.
Alumni Dining Room, Dobbs Center. Free. 727-7904.
UNITY WEEK DIVERSITY DIALOGUE
Discussion of diversity on college campuses based upon the video "Skin
Deep." 6 p.m. 206 White Hall. Free. 727-6754.
"Bardic Reveries and Raptures:Traditional Love Songs of the Irish."
James Flannery, tenor and Irish harpist Janet Harbison. 8:15 p.m.. Reception
Hall, Carlos Museum. $7.50-$15. 727-5050.
Friday, November 15
GEORGIA LICENSES ON WHEELS
Georgia Licenses on Wheels (GLOW), a fully equipped mobile driver licensing
facility, provides driver's license renewals; lost license replacement;
new resident licensing; handicapped parking permits; identification cards;
and written testing for commercial drivers' licenses. 10 a.m-4 p.m. Administration
MIDDLE EAST PROGRAM LECTURE
"Breaking the Glass: An Exploration in Rabbinic Anthropology."
Harvey Goldberg, Hebrew University, Jerusalem. 3 p.m. 206 White Hall. Free.
UNITY WEEK FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS CELEBRATION
The Festival of Lights celebration of traditional Indian cuisine, cultural
show and party. 8 p.m. Maharaja Restaurant, 3900 Lavista Road. Tickets on
sale in front of Dobbs Center. $10. 712-8539.
MUSIC AT EMORY
Emory Chamber Ensemble in concert. 8:15 p.m. Glenn Memorial Auditorium.
Saturday, November 16
LATIN AMERICAN FILM
"No Return Address." 8 p.m. Rich Auditorium,Woodruff Arts Center,
1280 Peachtree St. For passes, call 727-6959.
MUSIC AT EMORY
Collegium Vocale under the direction of Katherine Murray. 8:15 p.m. Glenn
Memorial Auditorium. Free. 727-5050.
UNITY WEEK BALL
The Unity Ball will feature food and dancing. 9 p.m. Emory Conference Center/Hotel,
1615 Clifton Road. $5. 727-6754.
Sunday, November 17
Luther Felder, associate chaplain, preaching. 11:15 a.m. Cannon Chapel.
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Dates, times and locations may change without advance notice.
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