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Instinet Golf Classic: For Breast Cancer Research

The Instinet Classic, a Senior PGA Tour event, will be held from May 13-19 at Tournament Players Club at Jasna Polana in Princeton. Two-time defending champion, Gil Morgan, as well as other great golfers such as Chi Chi Rodriguez, Gary Player, Jay Siegel, Leonard Thompson, Bob Murphy, will be competing.

Since its inauguration in 2000, this event has benefited breast cancer research at the Leonard and Madlyn Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute at Penn's Cancer Center. All net proceeds go to supporting the research, which is led by Dr. Barbara Weber, an internationally recognized leader in breast cancer genetics.

For volunteering opportunities, ticket information, and directions, please call the Tournament Office at (610) 239-2700.

Almanac, Vol. 48, No. 31, April 23, 2002


April 23, 2002
Volume 48 Number 31

James Wilson, director of IHGT, is stepping down as institute broadens it focus.
The School of Dental Medicine and the School of Nursing each recognize four of their finest for excellence in teaching.
The guidelines for faculty and staff salary increases for 2002-2003 stress merit and performance as the basis for any increases.
An invitation to commencement is extended to the University community.
The deaths of two former deans (Wharton & GSFA), an emeritus professor and an emeritus trustee.
University Council committee reports on the agenda for Wednesday's meeting include: Personnel Benefits, Recreation and Intercollegiate Athletics, and International Programs.
The Penn Reading Project has chosen the text for the incoming freshmen class; faculty members are encouraged to lead a small discussion group in September.
The A-3 Assembly seeks volunteers (weekly-paid employees) to serve on the Executive Board; 20 positions are available.
Penn faculty and staff are invited to the Children's Festival Opening Night Picnic and Performance, as well as a lunchtime party at the Museum to celebrate its new wing and courtyard garden.
The schools announce their graduation ceremonies and speakers.