Datebook

Thursday, February 13
“The Iraq Crisis” will be discussed by Clarke Chapman, religion, Lisa Fischler, political science, and Carl Salter, chemistry, with Bob Brill, psychology, moderating. 7:30 p.m., Prosser Auditorium.

Saturday, February 15
V. Frederick Rickey of the U.S. Naval Academy will speak on “Cantor’s Leap from Calculus to Set Theory” as the keynote address of the Student Math Conference, 9:40 a.m., Prosser Auditorium. $5 conference registration. Ext. 1374.

The music faculty sings of hearts and flowers in “A Viennese Valentine,” which features Brahms’ Neue Liebeslieder Walzer for four voices and piano duet. The voices are those of Debra Field, soprano; Carole Burkhardt, mezzo; Gregory Oaten, tenor; and Eduardo Azzati, baritone. The pianists are Martha Schrempel and Eileen Wescoe. All proceeds benefit the Steinway fund for campus piano purchases. Death by Chocolate reception follows. 8:00 p.m., Peter Hall. $10, $5 students/seniors. Ext. 1650.

Sunday, February 16
Saturday, February 22

Moravian College Wind Ensemble will perform 20th-century band music by composers Koh-Ichi Hattori and Shigeo Tohno of Japan; David Shaffer and James Curnow of North America; and Larry Lipkis of Moravian College. The band plays at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, Nazareth Moravian Church, 45 Main St., Nazareth. 610 759-3163. It will repeat much of the program on a joint concert with the Moravian College-Community Orchestra at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, Foy Hall. The orchestra will play music of Henry Cowell, Paul Hindemith, and Jean Sibelius, with Robin Kani as flute soloist. $8. Ext. 1650.

Sunday, February 23
We rarely get a chance to see Larry Lipkis in his other hat, the one he wears when he performs with the Baltimore Consort.
But the consort is at the Cloisters, that lovely medieval museum at the top of Manhattan, with a program from the Renaissance called “Musick’s Silver Sound” at 3:00 p.m. 212 570-3949.

Wednesday, February 26
Lore Segal, author of Her First American, Other People’s Houses, and more than 20 books for children, will read from her work at 4:00 p.m. in Prosser Auditorium. She is the mother of Jacob Segal, adjunct instructor in sociology, and mother-in-law of Jean Halley, assistant professor of sociology. Born in Austria, she left the country after the Nazi Anschluss in 1938 on one of the first Kindertransport trains. Information: Ext. 1392.

February 11, 2003

Times Three:
The InCommon profile is of three junior members of the math faculty.
Wanted, Dead or Alive:
Muscular Dystrophy fund-raiser puts two staff member in "jail."
Datebook:
Campus events calendar.
Gaudeamus:
Achievements of faculty, staff, students.