|September 22 to September 28, 2003|
4 p.m. to 6 p.m., as part of its Digital Libraries lecture series, CUA's School of Library and Information Science and the Fairfax County Public Library Center for the Book present "Global Information Flow," by William Wresch, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. The lecture will address how new technology such as the Internet can give underdeveloped countries access to information. Life Cycle Auditorium. For more information, call 202-319-5085.
Tuesday, Sept. 23
12:10 p.m. to 1 p.m., as part of its Academic Tutoring and Learning Assistance Service (ATLAS), the Counseling Center presents a Study Strategies workshop titled "Memory: How to Increase Working Memory while Minimizing Forgetfulness." Open to the university community. Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center, Room 327. For more information, call 202-319-5765.
12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m., the Life Cycle Institute presents as part of its Brown Bag lecture series "Voice of the Faithful: A Sociological Study of a Lay Catholic Social Movement," by William D'Antonio, adjunct professor, and Rev. Anthony Pogorelc, formation adviser, Theological College. LCI, Room 201. For more infomation, call 202-319-5999.
7 p.m., as part of its "Exploring Faith and Forming Intellect" series, the School of Philosophy presents "The Principle of Harmony Between Faith and Reason," by Rev. Brian Shanley, O.P., associate professor, and Monsignor Robert Sokolowski, the Elizabeth Breckenridge Caldwell Professor of Philosophy. Pryzbyla Center, Great Room. For more information, contact Jean De Groot, associate dean of the philosophy school, at email@example.com.
Wednesday, Sept. 24
5 p.m., the Columbus School of Law and its Securities Law Program present "The Inside Story of Worldcom/MCI," by Michael J. Missal, a partner at Kirkpatrick & Lockhart LLP, which was appointed by the U.S. Attorney General to investigate the Worldcom/MCI management after the company filed for bankruptcy. A reception will follow. Columbus School of Law, Walter A. Slowinski Courtroom. R.s.v.p. to Kiana Campbell at 202-319-6255 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
5:10 p.m., the Department of Mathematics presents "Rectangular semigroups in the stone-tech compactification of the set of natural numbers and their Ramsey theoretic applications," by Neil Hindman, professor, Howard University. McMahon Hall, Room 209. For more information, contact Mikhail Ostrovskii at 202-319-5221 or email@example.com.
Wednesday, Sept. 24, to Friday, Oct. 31
The Department of Art presents "Refulgence, Refraction, Reflection," paintings by Tim Beard and Katy Crowe. Salve Regina Gallery. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. A reception will be held on Sept. 24 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. For more information, call 202-319-5282.
Thursday, Sept. 25
4:30 p.m., the Columbus School of Law presents as part of its Brendan Brown Lecture Series in Law, Philosophy and Religious Traditions "The Moral Priority of Strict Criminal Liability," by John Gardner, University College, Oxford. V. Bradley Lewis, assistant professor, and Dean William J. Fox will give short responses. Columbus School of Law, Walter A. Slowinski Courtroom. For more information, contact Constantia S. Dedoulis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
5:15 p.m., the Center for the Study of Early Christianity presents "The Pious Household and the Virgin Chorus: Reflections on Gregory of Nyssa's Life of Macrina," its Annual Mellon Lecture, given by Philip Rousseau, center director and CUA's Andrew Mellon Professor. McMahon Hall, Room 201. For more information, call 202-319-5795.
|8 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents the Mark Cook and Friends Jazz Concert, a faculty recital featuring Cook, an adjunct professor. Admission is free. Ward Recital Hall. For more information, call 202-319-5416.
Friday, Sept. 26
2 p.m., as part of its fall lecture series, the School of Philosophy presents "Aquinas on Practical Reason and the Order of Emotions," by Kevin White, CUA associate professor. Life Cycle Auditorium. For more information, contact the School of Philosophy at 202-319-5259 or email@example.com.
4 p.m., the Columbus School of Law presents "An Introduction to Legal Thought: Four Approaches to Law," by Guido Calabresi, a judge at the U. S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. Columbus School of Law, Walter A. Slowinski Courtroom. For more information, contact the Office of Institutes and Special Programs at 202-319-6255 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, Sept. 27
8 p.m., the School of Theology and Religious Studies, the Columbus School of Law and the community of St. Anselm's Abbey present as the Thomas Verner Moore lecture "The Conscience of a Judge: What to Do When the Law is Morally Wrong," by Guido Calabresi, a judge at the U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. A reception will follow. Columbus School of Law, William J. Byron, S.J., Auditorium. For more information, call 202-319-5519.
Sunday, Sept. 28
The Washington, D.C., chapter of CUA's Alumni Association will hold a golf tournament at Cross Creek Golf Course in Beltsville, Md. The cost is $60 and includes green fees, a golf cart, a hot dog lunch and two drink tickets. Tee times are between 12:20 and 2 p.m. All are welcome. R.s.v.p. to the Office of Alumni Relations at 202-319-5608.
3 p.m., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents a faculty recital featuring Lecturer James Lizelman, piano. Selections include Fauré's "Nocturne No. 1 in E-flat Minor, Op. 33, No. 1" and "Nocturne No. 6 in D-flat Major, Op. 63"; Schumann's "Davidsbündler Dances, Op. 6"; Mompou's "Variations on a Theme of Chopin"; Franck's "Prelude, Chorale and Fugue"; and Scriabin's "Fantasy in B Minor, Op. 28." Admission is free. Ward Recital Hall. For more information, call 202-319-5416.
6:30 p.m., the School of Architecture and Planning presents the first lecture in its "Continuance" series, which features local architects who are building modern architecture in the Washington, D.C., area. The lecture, whose title has not yet been determined, is given by Todd Ray and John Burke, who work at Studio 27 Architecture. Crough Center, Kubeuk Auditorium. For more information, call 202-319-5188.
Tuesday, Sept. 30
12:10 p.m. to 1 p.m., as part of its Academic Tutoring and Learning Assistance Service, the Counseling Center presents as its Study Strategies Workshop "Test Taking: How to Better Predict, Memorize and Answer Test Questions." Open to the university community. Pryzbyla Center, Room 327. For more information, call 202-319-5765.
Wednesday, Oct. 1
5:10 p.m., as part of its fall lecture series, the Center for Medieval Byzantine Studies, along with the Center for Catalan Studies and the Graduate Student Association, present "Knightly Fetishes and Uncourtly Love in the 15th-century Catalan Chivalry Novels 'Curial e Guelfa' and 'Tirant lo Blanc,'" by Montserrat Piera, Temple University. A light reception will follow. McMahon Hall, Room 201. For more information, contact Lani Mullaney at 202-319-5794.
Friday, Oct. 3
2 p.m., as part of its fall lecture series, the School of Philosophy presents "The Coherence of Duns Scotus's Ethical Theory," by Stephen D. Dumont, University of Notre Dame. Life Cycle Auditorium. For more information, contact the School of Philosophy at 202-319-5259 or email@example.com.
|Friday, Oct. 3, to Sunday, Oct. 5
The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents the CUA Symphony Orchestra, which will perform Mozart's Die Zauberflote - The Magic Flute, performed in German with English subtitles. Kate Tamarkin is the conductor. All shows will be held at 8 p.m. Ticket prices are $25, $20 and $15; $15 for seniors and CUA students, faculty and staff. Hartke Theatre. For more information, call 202-319-5416.
Sunday, Oct. 5
3 p.m., the the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents a guest artist recital featuring Martin Hackleman, horn, and Kelly Ker Hackleman, piano. Selections include Barber's "Seven Songs"; Rachmaninoff's "Prelude in C Major, Op. 32, No. 1" and "Prelude in B-flat Minor, Op. 32, No. 2; Billy Strayhorn's Lush Life; A.C. Jobim's Wave; Michael Baker's "Cantilena, Op. 46"; and Eric Ewazen's "Ballade, Pastorale and Dance." Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center, Northern Virginia Community College, Alexandria campus, 3001 North Beauregard St., Alexandria, Va. For more information, call 202-319-5416.
4:30 p.m., the women's field hockey team will host Mary Washington College.
Saturday, Sept. 27
As part of CUA's Guetle Invitational, the women's volleyball team hosts Widener University at 10 a.m., Gettysburg College at 1 p.m. and Randolph-Macon College at 3 p.m.
1 p.m., the football team will host Randolph-Macon College at DuFour Field.
1 p.m., as part of CUA's D.C. Classic, the women's soccer team will visit and compete against Trinity College.
Sunday, Sept. 28
1 p.m., the women's field hockey team will host Christopher Newport University.
Thursday, Oct. 2
4:30 p.m., the women's field hockey team will host Villa Julie College.
Sunday, Oct. 5
3 p.m., the men's and women's soccer teams host Columbia Union College.
For more information about athletic events, call the Raymond A. DuFour (athletic) Center at 202-319-5286.
The Office of Human Resources invites CUA employees to attend free one-on-one counseling sessions with financial consultants from TIAA-CREF. The sessions are available by appointment only and may cover topics such as long-term investment strategies, protecting one's assets against inflation, finding the right investment allocation, new savings opportunities and TIAA-CREF retirement income flexibility.
All appointments will be held between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. in Leahy Hall's first-floor conference room. Available dates are Oct. 15, Nov. 19 and Dec. 17. To schedule an individual appointment, sign up online at http://www.tiaa-cref.org/moc or call Ruth Fortunato at 202-637-8944. Any questions regarding CUA's retirement plan may be directed to the Office of Human Resources at 202-319-5050.
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