One advantage of being part of a campus community is that
a lot of smart people with a lot of interesting specialties
are here, or come here. Heres a selective list of lectures
and discussions available on campus through November 20. All
are free unless otherwise indicated.
Terrence Burns, a partner in Van Der Moolen
USA (the American arm of a Dutch investment-banking house)
and a specialist trader, which means he concentrates on the
performance of a single company, will describe the inner workings
of a New York Stock Exchange trading post. 6:30-8 :00 p.m.
tonight. Laros Room, HUB.
Spirituality and End-of-Life Care.
A three-part lecture by Christina Puchalski, physician and
director of the George Washington Institute for Spirituality
and Health, Washington, D.C. 9:30 a.m-2:30 p.m. Friday, November
9, Saal, Moravian Theological Seminary. Pre-registration is
required (and that way youll get a box lunch). Rosemary
Ebersole, Ext. 1519.
The Challenges Ahead for the Health Sciences
and Health Care. This was to have been the keynote
address of the weekend Health Sciences Symposium, which has
been canceled. Margaret McClure 61, president-elect
of the American Academy of Nursing and professor in New York
University School of Medicines Division of Nursing,
will deliver it anyway at 7:30 p.m. Friday, November 9, Haupert
Union Pavilion. Ext. 1366.
The Indigenous People of Central/South America.
Mildred Rivera-Martínez, associate professor of Spanish,
will illustrate her lecture on Inca, Maya, and tribes of the
Amazon basin with slides from her travels. Second in the Alumni
Associations Monday Roundtable series. 7:00 p.m. November
12, Prosser Auditorium.