Monday, Feb. 21
5 p.m., the Center for the Study of Early Christianity presents "What is the Outcome of Sex? Ephrem's Realistic Approach toward Intercourse and Defilement," by Yifat Monnickendam, Crane Postdoctoral Fellow at Johns Hopkins University and visiting scholar in medieval and Byzantine studies. McMahon Hall, Room 300. For more information, contact Lani Mullaney at 202-319-5795.
Tuesday, Feb. 22
Administrative Monday. Monday classes meet instead of Tuesday classes this day only.
6 to 7 p.m., the Office of Campus Activities presents "The Cardinal Virtues and the Good Life," by William Mattison, assistant professor of moral theology. This lecture is part of the Dialogue on Demand series and President Garvey's inaugural events on the cardinal virtues. Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center, Room 323. For more information, visit http://activities.cua.edu/dialogue.cfm.
8 to 10 p.m. CUA STAND, the anti-genocide committee of Students on the Mount, hosts a screening of Darfur Now. The screening will be followed by a brief discussion of the anti-genocide movement and how CUA students can become involved. Free wings will be served. Hannan Hall, Room 108. For more information, contact Jacquie Barczak at email@example.com or 412-862-7124.
Wednesday, Feb. 23
Noon to 1 p.m., the School of Nursing presents "Update: Haiti," by Mary Dooley, assistant professor, and Kristen Ferguson, master of science in nursing student. They will discuss their recent work in Haiti. This is part of the Global Health Brown Bag series. Gowan Hall, Room 400. For more information, contact Becky Robert, adjunct assistant professor, at 202-319-5502 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
5:10 to 7:40 p.m., the Department of Sociology, World Bank, and Cities Alliance present "Eco² Cities: Ecological Cities as Economic Cities," with representatives from the World Bank. McGivney Hall, Keane Auditorium. For more information, contact Leszek Sibilski, adjunct professor of sociology, at email@example.com.
6:30 p.m., the Office of Campus Activities presents an Emerging Leaders Program discussion, Discover Goals, facilitated by Jeff Ossinger, assistant director of housing services. Pryzbyla Center, Great Room C. For more information or to sign up to be an emerging leader, visit http://leadership.cua.edu/elp.
Thursday, Feb. 24
12:30 to 2 p.m., the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies (IPR) presents a seminar for faculty on Catholic social teachings and public policy titled "Common Good," by Stephen Schneck, director of IPR and associate professor of politics, and Maria Mazzenga, education archivist. Curley Hall, Vincent P. Walter Room. For more information, call 202-319-5999.
12:35 pm., the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music's Musicology Colloquium presents “How (Not?) to Write an Opera: The Case of Mozart’s Idomeneo (1781)” by Tim Carter, professor of music at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Ward Hall, Room 211. For more information, contact Andrew H. Weaver, assistant professor of music, at 202-319-5413.
1:30 to 3 p.m., the Office of the Vice President for Finance presents a seminar for faculty and staff with SunTrust Bank representatives on identity theft and mortgages. Pryzbyla Center, Room 351. For more information or to R.s.v.p., contact Renell Lewis, director of treasury management, at 202-319-6445 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, Feb. 25
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the Office of Procurement Services presents a free shredding event. AAA Certified Shredding Company will be set up in McMahon Parking Lot to shred personal confidential material belonging to students, faculty, and staff members (limit four boxes per person). For more information, contact Monica Kenny at 301-621-2484 or email@example.com.
10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the School of Library and Information Science presents its Third Annual Symposium, “Bridging the Spectrum: A Symposium on Scholarship and Practice in Library and Information Science.” Ann Martin, educational specialist for library services for Henrico County Public Schools and past president of the American Association of School Librarians, will deliver the keynote address. Pryzbyla Center, Great Room. Advance registration is required. For more information, visit http://slis.cua.edu/symposium/2011.cfm.
Friday, Feb. 25, through Sunday, Feb. 27
The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents Gian Carlo Menotti’s The Medium and Leonard Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti, directed by Jay D. Brock, lecturer in drama, and conducted by Murry Sidlin, professor of music. Performances take place in Ward Hall’s recital hall at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 25 and 26; and at 2 p.m. on Feb. 27. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $10 for students, CUA alumni, and senior citizens. For tickets or more information, call 202-319-5416.
Sunday, Feb. 27
2 p.m., the School of Theology and Religious Studies presents the Catholic Daughters of the Americas Annual Lecture: "How Wide is the Field of Labor!: Catholic Sisters, Work, and the American West" by Anne M. Butler, Trustee Professor Emerita, Utah State University, and former editor of the Western Historical Quarterly. Hannan Hall, Herzfeld Auditorium. The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Joseph M. White, associate professor of Church history, at 202-319-6805 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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