22 Samuel's Major Problem; drama; 8 p.m.; Studio Theatre, Annenberg Center. Through October 24 (Student Performing Arts [SPA]).
23 Bloomers: "Herstory"; all-female comedy troupe; 8 p.m.; $5-tickets on Locust Walk; Iron Gate Theatre. Also October 24, 7&9:30 p.m. (SPA).
28 Mask & Wig: "Bidets of Thunder"; all-male comedy troupe; 8 p.m.; $7-tickets on Locust Walk; Iron Gate Theatre. Also October 29-31, 7&9:30 p.m. (SPA).
23 Economic Development in Empowerment Zones and Enterprise Communities; James Hartling, Urban Partners; 3-5 p.m.; Fels Center, 3814 Walnut (Fels Center of Government).
26 Executive Privilege and the Clinton Scandal; Mark Rozell, political science; noon; Polisci Ugrad Lounge, Stiteler Hall (Political Science).
26 On Being a Good Scientist-Rights and Responsibilities; Glenn McGee, Center for Bioethics, and Glen Gaulton, biomedical graduate studies; noon-1 p.m.; Dunlop Auditorium, HUP (Center for Bioethics; Biomedical Graduate Studies).
26 Thrombin Regulates Nuclear and Cytoskeletal Responses through G12 and Small G-proteins; Joan Brown, UC/San Diego; noon-1 p.m.; Rm M-100, John Morgan (Pharmacology).
28 Research Ethics Lecture Series: Keeping a Notebook; John Merz, Center for Bioethics, and Trevor Penning, biochemistry & biophysics; noon-1 p.m.; Dunlop Auditorium (Center for Bioethics; Biomedical Graduate Studies).
28 Thrombin Allostery; Enrico DiCera, Washington University; noon-1 p.m.; Reunion Aud., John Morgan (Pharmacology).
28 Pharmacology of Taxol and Taxotere; Francis Fitzpatrick, University of Utah; 4 p.m. Austrian Aud. CRB (Pharmacology).
28 Coming of Age: Photography in the Art of the Sixties, Seventies and Eighties; art and photography critic Andy Grundberg, Dartmouth College; 6 p.m.; free, with gallery admission; ICA; info: 898-7108 (Institute of Contemporary Art).
29 Stress Survival Skills for Women: "Women Taking Care of Ourselves"; noon-1 p.m.; place TBA; info: 898-8611 (Women's Center).
Deadlines: Deadlines for Update are a week before the date of the issue. For monthly calendars: December At Penn's deadline is November 10 and January At Penn's is December 1 (to appear December 15).
Almanac, Vol. 45, No. 8, October 20, 1998