22 Family Weekend Brunch; 11 a.m.; Newman Center, (Newman Center).

24 Reception Honoring Penn's Coaches of Women's Sports and Women Athletes; Carol Tracy, Terry Fromson and Linda Wharton, Women's Law Project; a celebration of the recent Title IX settlement; 4 p.m.; Second Floor Lobby, Steinberg Conference Center (Penn People for Women's Way).


18 The Effects of Myometrial Activity Throughout Pregnancy on Fetal Development; Peter Nathanielsz, Cornell; noon; Hirst Auditorium, 1st Floor, Dulles Building (Reproductive Biology).

19 Life, Universe and Dinner; graduate student dinner and discussion group; 6:15 p.m.; Newman Center (Newman Center).

20 Finding Work Without Losing Heart; William J. Byron, S.J., on his recent book on ; noon; Newman Center (Newman Center).

Federal Land and Resource Use: The Mining Act of 1872 and its Impact Today; Christina M. Valente, Villanova; 12:45-1:45 p.m.; Steinberg-Dietrich, Rm. 209 (Environmental Studies).

22 Is Loyality Lame? Fame in an Individualistic Society; student dinner with Patrick Harker, systems engineering; 6 p.m.; Newman Center (Newman Center).

23 Le Conte Francais au XIXe; round table with Jacques Neefs, Paris VIII; Philippe Hamon, Paris III; Louis Forestler, Paris IV; Robert Lethbridge, New Halloway College, London U.; 4-6:30 p.m.; Cherpack Lounge, 5th Floor, Williams Hall (French Institute).

24 Dissecting the Molecular Mechanism of the Na Pump with High Pressure; P.A. George Fortes, U.C.-San Diego; 4 p.m.; Conference Room, 4th Fl., Richards Building (Physiology).

Hans Kung, the Dualism of Descartes, and Pascal; Coffee, Croissants and Christianity; 7:45 p.m.; Newman Center (Newman Center).

31 John Tracy Ellis's Catholics in Colonial America (Chap. 1); Coffee, Croissants and Christianity; 7:45 p.m.; Newman Center (Newman Center).