Datebook

Tuesday, October 1
For the second meeting of the faculty reading group, Rosalind Remer, associate professor of history, leads a discussion on the earliest American venture capitalists from her book Printers and Men of Capital: Philadelphia Book Publishers in the New Republic. 4:00 p.m., Snyder Room, HUB.

Wednesday, October 2
Song Yongyi, a librarian at Dickinson College who is a survivor of several Chinese pogroms, will speak on “The Cultural Revolution and Human Rights” to Lisa Fischler’s Political Science 196 (Introduction to Chinese Politics) classes at 9:10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. in the HUB’s UBC Room. Open to the Moravian community. Information: Ext. 1418 or melcf01@moravian.edu.

Monday, October 7
Did you know that Joe Trodahl ’63, visiting professor of physics for the semester, once worked in a lab in Argentina with a connection to Eva Perón? Trodahl, who is based at the MacDiarmid Institute, Victoria University, New Zealand, also talks about his research in Antarctica and the territorial imperatives of space shared with Nobel Laureates in the first talk of the Monday Night Speakers Series, sponsoredby Alumni House. 7:00 p.m., Prosser Auditorium, with dinner available beforehand in the UBC Room. Dinner is $7.70; the talk is free. Info: alumrel@moravian.edu or Ext. 1366.

Wednesday, October 9

The Bronx Horns, led by Mitch Frohman (tenor sax/flute), Pete Nater (trumpet), and Bobby Porcelli (alto sax), veterans of the late Tito Puente’s great salsa band, perform at Foy Concert Hall. 8:00 p.m. $10, $5 seniors/students. Ext. 1650.


Seats of Learning
For its production of All I Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten (October 23-27), Moravian’s theater company needs six of those nice old oak library chairs that were given away last year. Afterward, lenders can have them back. The chair coordinator is Bill Bauman, bill@moravian.edu or Ext. 1662.

October 1, 2002

A Beautiful Mind
Janine Jagger '72, an epidemiologist at the University of Virginia, is named a MacArthur Fellow for 2002.
On His Own Two Feet
The InCommon profile is of cross-country coach Mark Will-Weber, a competitive runner who fields winning teams.
The Sound of a Different Drum
Ananse Dance and Drum from Ghana performs at Moravian.
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