Datebook: An Idiosyncratic Calendar

Wednesday, March 13
“Jesus as Rabbi,” led by Otto Dreydoppel ’74 of the Seminary faculty, is the central lecture in a five-part Lenten series. 7:00 p.m., Midway Manor Moravian Church, 1201 Ulster St., Allentown. Free. Bus from the HUB, 6:30 p.m. Information: stpil01@moravian.edu.

Thursday, March 14
Reception for the art faculty show (March 14-April 14). Works by Rudy Ackerman, Timothy Averill, Jan Ciganick, Kristen Morgan Downey, Anne Dutlinger, Renzo Faggioli, Lynn Gano, Jeff Hurwitz, Barbara Kozero, Corinne Lalin, Mark A. Malley, Loren Marquardt, Chris Neyen, Diane Radycki, Andre Szejko, Dana Van Horn, Doug Zucco. 7:30-9:00 p.m., Payne Gallery.

Friday-Saturday, March 15-16
Moravian College Christian Fellowship withdraws from worldly concerns—though not from the necessities of life, including a home-cooked meal and several movies—at an overnight retreat in the Seminary’s Saal. $5. Ext. 1583.

Sunday, March 17
Works by women composers Elisabeth-Claude Jacquet de la Guerre, Anne Boleyn, Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, Thea Musgrave, Josephine Lang, Clara Schumann, Amy Beach, Grazyna Bacewicz, and Mary Jeanne van Appledorn are performed by artist-lecturers Yvonne Robinson, soprano; Carol Temlin, oboe; Martha Schrempel, harpsichord and piano; Barbara Thompson, and Barbara Liebhaber, piano. 4:00 p.m., Peter Hall. $10. Ext. 1650.

David A. McConnell, interim director of choral activities, conducts the combined choirs of Episcopal Church of the Mediator, Allentown, and St. Stephen’s Pro-Cathedral, Wilkes-Barre, in an Evensong service featuring John Ireland’s “Greater Love Hath No Man” and Charles Villiers Stanford’s “Magnificat/Nunc Dimittis.” 4:00 p.m., Church of the Mediator, 1620 Turner St., Allentown. 610 434-0155.

Tuesday, March 19
Jorge Nef, professor of politics, rural extension, and international development at the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada, speaks on “The Argentinean Crisis,” the currency devaluation that has rocked the country for months. 4:15 p.m., Prosser Auditorium. Ext. 1393.

Friday, March 22
The Borromeo String Quartet performs Beethoven’s third “Rasumovsky” quartet, works by Mozart and Bartók, at 8:00 p.m., Foy Hall. $20. 610 435-7611 (Bethlehem Chamber Music Society).

Monday, March 25
Robert Chapman, LaSalle University, talks about student alcohol and drug use as part of the Counseling Center’s series on mental health. 10:30-11:45 a.m., UBC Room, HUB. Ext. 1510.

Philosophers of science Emily Rolfe Grosholz, Pennsylvania State University, and Richard M. Burian, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, appear on a panel about science and philosophy organized by Koffi Maglo, philosophy, and Sylvia Forman, mathematics. 4:00-6:30 p.m., Dana Lecture Hall.

Tuesday, March 26
Monsignor Alfred Schlert, vicar-general of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Allentown, shares thoughts on marriage and other topics over pizza. 5:00-7:00 p.m., Doghouse. Ext. 1583.

March 12, 2002

Viva voce!
Metropolitan Opera mezzo Denyce Graves to sing recital at the College. With sidebar about Pennsylvania African-American composer Harry Thacker Burleigh, whose work she will perform.
A Tip of the Hat
Moravian is accepted for 2003 edition of Princeton Review's "The Best 331 Colleges."
In the News
A new feature to keep faculty/staff informed about articles and issues of interest to higher education.
Showing Off
Exhibit about Moravian College for Women.
Women of the World
NBC foreign affairs commentator Andrea Mitchell, African-American poet Sonia Sanchez to appear at Moravian.
This Just In
New faculty appointments.
Nominations ...
Notices of fellowships and awards.
...and Recognition
Staff service anniversaries.
Datebook
Events on and around campus.
Gaudeamus
Faculty/staff achievements.