September at Penn


30 Art Exhibition and Auction; art in all media and price ranges; preview, 5 p.m.; auction, 6 p.m.; Palestra; $10; info: 898-5316 (Gymnastics).


27 Student Activities Council Meeting; all representatives expected to attend; 6 p.m.; Room B-6, Stiteler Hall (SAC).


Waiting for Godot; 8 p.m., Tues.-Sat.; 2 p.m., Sun.; Harold Prince Theater, Annenberg Center; $15/Thurs.-Sun., $7.50/Tues. and Wed.; tickets/info: 898-6791. Through Oct. 1.


27 Dynamics of Agricultural Space and Nomadic Frontiers in the Indo- Islamic World; Andre Wink, Wisconsin; 11 a.m.; Classroom 2, Museum (S. Asia Regional Studies; Middle East Center).

Speaking of Angels: A 15th-Century Bishop in Defense of Joan of Arc's Mystical Voices; Jane Marie Pinzino, 3-5 p.m.; Room 117, Duhring Wing (Religious Studies).

Building Synapses With Agrin and Dystrogly-can; Justin Fallon, Worcester Foundation of Experimental Biology; 4 p.m.; Room 140, Morgan Bldg. (Mahoney Institute of Neurological Sciences).

Recomposing Complexity in Simplicity: A Ghazal by Ghalib; Shamsur Rahman Faruqi; 4 p.m.; 4th Fl. West Lounge, Williams Hall (SARS).

28 Pharmacology and Simplified Clinical Trials; Annette Stemhagen, Philadelphia Association for Clinical Trials; 9-10 a.m.; Rm. 701, Blockley (LDI).

29 Remediation and Reuse--Land Recycling Along the Waterfront; Gary Snyder and Timothy Travers, Black and Vetach Waste Science Inc.; 12:15- 1:45 p.m.; Room 209, Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall (Inst. for Environmental Studies).

Patronage and Place: Women and Architecture in Pre-modern Iran; Renata Holod, history of art; 3-5 p.m.; Room 113, Jaffe Bldg.; open to PennCard holders only (History of Art). Al-Farabi: Who Needs Philosophical Ethics?; Therese Druart, Catholic University; 4 p.m.; Room 213, Law School (Philosophy).