February at Penn


17 Discount Medical Book Sale; many current titles priced 75-90% off original price; 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Harrison Room, Penn Tower Hotel; more info: 482-1904 (The Book Exchange). Through Feb. 18.

Newman Center
Activities held at the Center, 3720 Chestnut St.

12 Augustine's City of God; reading and discussion; 7-8 p.m.; Through April 23.

13 Bible Study; reading of the Gospel of Mark; 12:30-1:30 p.m. Continues through May 1.


12 Curtis Organ Restoration Society Spring 1997 Free Wednesday recital series; artist Ken Cowan; noon; Irvine Auditorium (Office of Student Life Activities & Facilities). Concert Feb. 26 by William Miller.


12 Crafts and Art in Experimental Sciences; Martin Perl, 1995 Nobel Laureate in Physics; 4 p.m.; Rm. A1, DRL (SAS External Affairs).

14 Histories of African Leisure; Charles Ambler, University of Texas, Austin; noon; Room 421, Williams Hall (African Studies).

Polygamy, A Lost Right of Man? An 18th-C. Population Controversy in France; Carol Blum, SUNY-Stony Brook; 3 p.m.; Room 329A, 3401 Walnut (History).

17 NGOs and Development: Some Paradoxes; Joan Mencher, City University of New York; 3-5 p.m.; Room 103, Williams Hall (South Asia Regional Studies).

Learning, Apprenticeship, and Social Practice; Jean Lave, University of California-Berkeley; 3-4:30 p.m.; Room B-27, Graduate School of Education (GSE).

Deadline: The deadline for this weekly column is the Monday of the week prior to publication (e.g., February 10 for the February 18 issue).


Volume 43 Number 21
February 11, 1997

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