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OCTOBER 11, 1993 


Coca-Cola and UMCP to Help "At Risk" Students 

Scholarship recipients gather around Jerry Lewis, director of the 
Academic Achievement Program, during the reception to thank The 
Coca-Cola Company for its support. Shown from left to right are Tenia 
Pritchard, Jerry Lewis, Sakinah Dupree, Kari Draper and Yusef Jones. 

A partnership between The Coca- 
Cola Company, the University of 
Maryland at College Park and the 
District of Columbia public schools 
will help "at risk" high school stu- 
dents succeed in college. 

The Coca-Cola Access to Higher 
Education Program is funded bvThe 
Coca-Cola Foundation through a 
two-vear, $ '1 00,000 grant and devel- 
oped by the university's College of 
Education. It will identify and pro- 
vide assistance to selected District of 
Columbia public school students who 
dem nostra ft' the potential for post 
secondary education but who, with- 
out intervention, would probably not 
continue their education beyond high 

"This program addresses a con- 
cern shared by The Coca-Cola Com- 
pany, the University of Maryland, 
District of Columbia schools, and, in 
fact, all educators and employers in 
the United States," noted Franklin 
Smith, superintendent of schools. 
District of Columbia. "That mutual 
concern is the preparation of an 
increased number of students for 

high school 
graduation and 
college admis- 

"Every young 
person deserves 
access to the 
that higher edu- 
cation makes 
possible," said 
Robert Shannon, 
vice president 
and general 
manager of 
Coca-Cola Enter- 
prises Northeast. 
"We are proud to 
help open the 
door to those opportunities in part- 
nership with the University of Mary- 
land and District of Columbia public 
schools." The Coca-Cola Foundation 
has made a $50 million, decade- long 
commitment to advance excellence in 
education in the 1990s. 

Fourteen District of Columbia 
high school teachers will be invited to 
participate in the program each year. 
Each teacher will identify one third- 
year high school student who he or 
she believes has academic potential 
but is unlikely to enter college with- 
out direct assistance. 

"All it takes is for someone to be 

there to eliminate those small factors 
that may keep these children from 
succeeding," said Sandra Maddox, 
one of the teachers who will partici- 
pate in the program. "That's what 
we're here for," 

After observing their selected stu- 
dents, teachers will, under the leader- 
ship of a College of Education faculty 
member, plan and implement an 
intervention program designed to 
increase the likelihood of the student 
attending a college. They also will 
assist the student in applying to the 
college or university of his or her 

Students who successfully com- 
plete The Coca-Cola Access to Higher 
Education Program and are admitted 
to College Park will be enrolled in the 
Academic Achievement Program, 
which provides academic skill 
enhancement, instruction in English, 
mathematics, and general college 
skills within a structured, compre- 
hensive academic support system. 
Students also will be eligible to com- 
pete for approximately 1 scholarships. 

Scholarships were awarded this 
year to four District of Columbia 
public school graduates currently 
enrolled in the university's Academic 
Achievement Program. 

— %eth Workman 

OUTLOOK Comings and Goings 

I'm delighted to announce that 
Jennifer Hawes, presently editor/ 
writer at the University of Maryland 
at Baltimore (UMAB) will be joining 
the Public Information staff as editor 
of OUTLOOK, effective Oct. 18. 

Jennifer currently edits UMAB's 
hi- weekly internal newspaper The 
Voice, as well as UMAB Today, a 
twice-yearly alumni tabloid. The peri- 
odicals were recognized in 1992 by 
the Council for Advancement and 
Support of Education (CASE) with a 
silver medal for tabloid publishing 

A graduate of the University of 

Hispanic Heritage Month Delaware, Jennifer joined the UMAB 

sy staff as a public information officer in 

Cultural Fair Set for Oct. 1^ ^ 1986, and has edited The Voice and 

UMAB Today since 1988. 

Want to Write Right? rt is with more mixetl feelings that 

I also announce the departure of John 

Ask the Writing Center 3 Fr ' tZ ' 3Cting edU ° r of 0UTL00K 

since January. John will be joining the 

/-. I j UMAB public relations staff as public 

information officer, also effective Oct. 

18. This office and the university as a 
(.<>l!ei>c Park Senate Meets / , , , . . , .. r 

/i whole owe John a large debt of grati- 


tude for his commitment and con- 
stancy in editing OUTLOOK on an 
interim basis through a turbulent 
year. He will be sorely missed within 
the Public Information Office, but we 
wish him all success in his new 
responsibilities at UMAB. 

Also joining the staff temporarily, 
as editorial consultant on OUTLOOK 
during this transitional period, will 
be Dianne Bureh, a communications 
consultant and freelance writer, 
Dianne's appointment will be for a 
six- week period, beginning Oct. 7, 
Her experience includes community 
relations management at Blue Cross 
and Blue Shield of Maryland from 
1988 to 1993 and, earlier, 13 years in 
commit nciations at (vou guessed it) 
UMAB, where from 1984 to 1988 she 
was responsible for editing The Voice. 

In the coming weeks we will begin 
a search for an associate editor of OUT- 
LOOK, to provide permanent writing 
and editing support for Jennifer. 

— Roland King, director 
Office of Public In formation 


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College Park Senate to Meet Oct. 14 

The next meeting of the College Park Senate is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 
14, at 3:30 p.m. in Room 0200 Skinner. Provost Daniel Fallon will be the fea- 
tured speaker for the meeting, delivering his first address to the senate. An 
Opportunity for questions and answers will follow his remarks. Action issues 
tin the agenda include revisions to the senate's bylaws, and a motion to rename 
the program in Agricultural Engineering to Biological Resources Engineering. 
All meetings of the College Park Senate are open to the campus community. 
Call 405-5805 for more information or a copy of the agenda. 

Lecture & Cultural Fair Mark National Hispanic Heritage Month 

The campus Hispanic community 
has joined efforts to coordinate events 
celebrating National Hispanic Her- 
itage Month (Sept. 15-Oct. 15). 

Pedro Aviles, executive director of 
the Washington-based Latino Civil 
Rights Task Force, was invited as 
campus guest lecturer Sept. 30, to for- 
mally kick off the university's cele- 
bration of National Hispanic Heritage 
Month said Jairo Fuertes, president of 
the recently formed Hispanic Faculty, 
Staff, Graduate Student Association 

Aviles, who emerged as a leader 
from the Mount Pleasant riots that 
resulted from the shooting of a His- 
panic man by district police in 1991, 
said the "new wave" of Hispanic 
immigrants in the Washington area 
are more reluctant to change their 

"As an immigrant, 1 am resistant 
to the concept of assimilation. A lot of 
us are saying ... maybe we should all 
change. 1 change; you change," said 
Aviles, who has lived in this country 
for 19 years. "! also want you to 
know that 1 have certain things to 

The lecture, which was a joint 
effort of several campus offices 
including the Department of Spanish 
and Portuguese and the Hispanic 
Faculty, Staff and Graduate Student 
Association, was also the first of a lec- 

ture series titled "Contemporary 
Voices of Our Latino Community," 
which will highlight issues facing the 
Hispanic community. 

"We must realize the unique eth- 
nic diversity that exists among Lati- 
nos," said Aviles. "We have 
Afro-Latinos and Asian Latinos." 

"I was impressed with his knowl- 
edge," said Mary Cothran, director of 
the Office of Multi-Ethnic Student 
Education, about Aviels , who also 
talked about the existing conflicts 
among Washington's minority 
groups. "If we continue to work with 
j the Latino Civil Rights Task Force!, 
the university itself can learn from 
him," she said. 

Hispanics on campus, who make 
up 3.6 percent of the student body, 
represent 19 nationalities said 
Fuertes, who has done graduate 
research on the acculturation of cam- 
ps is I lispani< students. 

The HFSGSA is also collaborating 
with the Hispanic Student Union and 
the Office of Multi-Ethnic Student 
Education to coordinate the 5th 
Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebra- 
tion on Friday, Oct. 1 5. 

The evening program, which this 
year will feature a local salsa band 
and a Bolivian folkloric dance group, 
is open to the entire campus commu- 
nity, said Fuertes. "Sharing our cul- 
ture promotes cultural awareness and 

Hispanic Heritage 

The origin of Hispanic Heritage 
Month began in 1 9fe8 when Presi- 
dent Lyndon B. Johnson pro- 
claimed the week of Sept. 15 as 
National Hispanic Week. 

In 1988, former President 
Ronald Reagan signed a presiden- 
tial proclamation making Sept. 15 
to Oct. 15 National Hispanic Her- 
itage .Month, The time period was 
chosen because many Latin Amer- 
ican countries celebrate their inde- 
pendence day during this period. 

Hispanic faculty, staff and stu- 
dents at the university are collabo- 
rating on two primary events 
which included a lecture and the 
annual Hispanic Heritage Celebra- 
tion on Oct. 15 to celebrate the 

diversity and that is one of our basic 
tenets of our organization," said HSU 
president Fernando Carpio. 

"We're not limiting ourselves to 
this month only ... Cultural awareness 
should be something that continues 
throughout the year," said Luis 
Restrepo, editor of HESGA's newslet- 
ter Presets te. 

— Huhln Romero 

Conference Will Examine Creole Literature 

On the Caribbean islands of Haiti, 
Guadeloupe and Martinique, the 
assertion of a culturally black identi- 
ty has formed a new kind of French 
iterature that takes its roots from 
Creole languages and culture. 
The intermingling of the 
French and Creole strands will 
be examined during "Expand- 
ing the Definition of Creo- 
lite", an international 
colloquium to be held on 
Oct. 22 and 23. 

Sponsored by the 

French department, the colloquium 
will host scholars from the U.S., 
Canada, France and the Caribbean, 
including prominent Caribbean writ- 
ers who will read from and discuss 
their works. Talks will be given in 
English and in French. 

Maryse Conde and Madeleine 
Cottenet Hage, both professors in the 
department of French and Italian, re- 
organized the event, which is co- 
sponsored by the Africa and the 
Americas Committee, Latin American 
Studies, Comparative Literature, the 

Graduate School, the College of Arts 
and Humanities and the Maryland 
Humanities Council. 

I he program i- free and open to 
the public. For more information, 
contact Ralph Tarica at 405-4025. 

A Season in Rihata, by* professor Maryse Conde, is the story of an African com- 
munity which struggles with the choice between progress and tradition. 

Craig Oliver Appointed Interim Dean of Agriculture 


OUTLOOK is the weekly faculty-staff newspaper servrng 
the College Park campus community. 

Craig Oliver, director of the Coop- 
erative Extension Service (CES>, has 
been appointed interim dean of the 
College of Agriculture, effective 
Oct. 11. 

A search committee chaired by 
Rudolph Lamone, professor in the 
College of Business and Manage- 
ment, will initiate the search for a 
permanent dean, whose appointment 
is expected to begin on July 1 , 1 994. 

In announcing the appointment of 
an interim dean. Provost Daniel Fal- 
lon said Oliver's experience with 
Maryland agriculture, as an adminis- 
trator, and his support within the fac- 
ulty made him "a natural choice for 
the transition in which we are 

While serving as interim dean, 
Oliver will continue in his position as 
director of CES. 

Kathryn Costello 

Vice President for 

institutional Advaneemeni 

Roland King 

Director of Public Information 

Judith Balr 

Director of University Publications 

John Fritz 

Acling Edilor 

Heather Davis 

Editorial Interns 

Stephen Sobek 

John T. Consoll 

Format Designer 

Kersttn A. Netefer 

Layout & Production 

Al Danegger 


Jennifer Grogan 

Production Interns 

Wendy Henderson 

Regan Gradet 

UM Printing 


Letters to the editor, story suggestions, campus infor- 
mation & calendar items are welcome. Please submit 
all material at least two weeks before the Monday of 
publication. Send It to Editor OUTLOOK 2101 Turner 
Building, through campus mail or to University ol 
Maryland. College Park, MD 20742. Our telephone 
number Is (301) 405-4621. Electronic mall address is Fan number is 1301) 3 14- 9344. 

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Van Munching Hall Dedication Set for October 16 

Van Munching Halt, new home of the College of Business and Management 
and the School of Public Affairs, will be dedicated on Oct. 16. Mr. and Mrs. Leo 
Van Munching, Jr., along with their eight children — and their spouses and chil- 
dren — will be honored guests at the event. Last May, 1950 alumnus Van 
Munching pledged a gift of 55 million to the university. He is the president of 
Van Munching and Company, the sole importer of Heineken and Amstel 
Light, the country's leading imported beers. 

Book Outlines Characteristics of Excellent Public Relations 

The Inlernaliiinal .Association of 

original research question to ask how 

agement, a senior public relations 

Business Communicators' Research 

the public relations department 

person in the mangerial mode and a 

Foundation decided in 1985 to fund a 

should be managed. 

participative rather than authoritari- 

grant for a study to determine the 

The group conducted a survey of 

an organizational culture. 

value of public relations to organiza- 

327 companies from the United 

The remaining books, due to be 


States, Canada, and the United King- 

completed in May 1995, are the 

Two campus journalism profes- 

dom to determine how public rela- 

results of the survey and the follow- 

sors, the husband and wife team of 

tions departments are being 

up interviews, and a practical guide 

James and Larissa Grunig, were part 

conducted and what the perceptions 

to excellence aimed at practitioners 

of the six-member team whose pro- 

of their value are. 

who would rather read a quick 

posal was selected to receive the 

Excellence, as the first book has 

overview than the weighty, 6 00 -page 

£400,000 grant. 

been dubbed, provides the theory 

first book. 

Eight years later, the research is 

which underlies the entire project. It 

Excellence was published in May 

now becoming available to the pub- 

proposes 14 characteristics that the 

1992, and is currently popular for 

lic. The first of three proposed books. 

most effective public relations depart- 

graduate studies, according to James 

Excellence in Public Relations ami Com- 

ments must have, including a direct 


munication Management, expanded the 

reporting relationship to senior man- 

Writing Center Provides Relief for Anguished 


Sometimes it helps to have some- 

sit down and say: 'Can you read my 

Don't expect your 

JfM ^4 

one else read what you've written 

paper and tell me how to make it bet- 

whole paper to be 

II . 4H HHtt^lF 

and give suggestions that may 

ter?'" Ryan says. 

streamlined over the TK 

improve the final product. 

For quick questions on grammar, 

phone, Houck says. . ^^ JH 

Started as a service for English 101 

word choice, or punctuation, the cen- 

J^^^^ m ^| 

students in 1974, the Writing Center 

ter has begun a Grammar Hotline this 

primarily for ques- 

^^w ^^1 

functions as a free source of input. 

semester with a grant from the Cen- 

tions that can be 

TvT^WM ^f 

expertise and an extra pair of eyes for 

ter for Teaching Excellence. 

answered fast," 


anguished writers. 

"We have been doing this on an 

Houck says. "If it 

5* ^ 

"We don't proofread," says tutor 

informal basis tor vears," Rvan says. 

gets too in depth, we 

Don Houck. "In general, we look at 

"People from around campus, law 

ask them to make an 

structure, grammar and develop- 

offices, and businesses would call us 

appointment to 

ment. We try to look from an audi- 

to ask questions. We're trying to 

come in." 

ence point of view." 

make it formal." 

The Grammar 

The center is staffed by under- 

Mostly staff has used the hotline 

Hotline (405-3787) is 


graduate and graduate students and 

so far, Ryan says. 

open Monday 

members of the Retired Volunteer 

People have called with questions 

through Friday, 10 

Service Corps, a group of retired pro- 

on bibliographies, the use of the latin 

a.m. to 2 p.m., and 

fessionals working all over campus. 

phrase "et al," abbreviations and how 

the Writing Center is 

Many of the retirees have been 

to set up a resume, among other 

open Monday 

working in the center since 1980, 


through Thursday, 9 

"We wanted to bring in people 

"I'm not even sure if there are 

a.m. to 4 p.m., and 

who had known writing in the real 

right or wrong answers, to some 

Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 

world," says Leigh Rvan, the center's 

questions," Ryan says. "Some things 

p.m. If you wish to make an appoint- 

Director Leigh Ryan 


aren't in the books. So we get togeth- 

ment, call 405-3785. 

and Jon Barron of the 

Tutors help students with topics, 

er and discuss it or call someone to 

— Stephen Sohek 

Writing Center 

organization, and grammar. 

ask what the politically correct 

"This is a place where a student can 

answer is." 

University Plans National Alcohol Awareness Activities 

Ten years ago, National Collegiate 

naments, a breathalizer demonstra- 

provide information about alcohol 

Alcohol Awareness Week (NCAAW), 

tion given bv university police, and a 

and other drugs, prevention pro- 

was born on the University of Mary- 

"Mocktail Tailgate Party" sponsored 

grams and alternative activities 

land at College Park campus. 

by Resident Life after the football 

(Wednesday, Oct. 20, 7:30-9:30 a.m.. 

William Thomas, vice president 

game vs. Duke (Saturday, Oct. 16). 

Stamp Student Union Atrium). 

for Student Affairs, was present at 

• S.U.D.S. (Students Understand- 

In addition to these activities, 

that meeting and praises the "realistic 

ing Drinking Sensibly) involves uni- 

GAMMA (Greeks Advocating the 

approach" of NCAAW, which is 

versity police providing voluntary 

Mature Management of Alcohol) will 

being celebrated this year from Oct. 

breathalizer tests at local restaurants 

be planning an event during the 

17 to 24, with helping many students. 

around midnight; those scoring 

week. The Department of Resident 

While some activities occur on an 

under the legal limit will receive a t- 

Life is also planning several activities 

ongoing basis, College Park's alcohol 

shirt. Participating businesses include 

to be announced later. 

awareness initiatives for the week are 

Bentley's (Monday, Oct. 19), Ren- 

For more information on College 

as follows: 

dezvous Inn {Tue., Oct. 20, and Santa 

Park's involvement in National Colle- 

• TERP CHOICES alcohol-free 

Fe (Wednesday, Oct. 21 ). 

giate Alcohol Awareness Week, call 

pregame events include games, tour- 

• Good Morning Commuters will 



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Women's Forum to be Held at University College 

The fourth annual conference of the Women's Forum of the University 
of Maryland System will be held at the University College Conference 
Center on Friday, Oct, 29, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The cost is $37. The 
deadline for registration or full refunds is Oct. 13. Call Joan McKee at 
405-3035 for more information, 



Exhibit: "Crosscurrents '93." featuring 
Linda Bills and Kristin Anno, through 
Oct. 17. Trie Art Gallery. Art/ Sociology 
Building, Call 5-2763 lor info. 

Exhibit: "inspirations: Watercolors and 
Drawings by Greg Mori.' through Dec. 5, 
UMUC Arts Program Gallery. Call (301] 
935-7154 tor info. 

Literature Reading: Wed.. Oct. 13. 
Judith Grossman and Alan Shapiro. 7:30 
p.m.. Maryland Room. Mane Mount Hall. 
Call 5-3820 for info. 

Concert: Wed., Oct 13, University of 
Maryland Symphony Orchestra, 8 p.m.. 
Tawes Recital Hall, Call 5-5548 for info 

Concert: Thu.. Oct. 14. "Songs Of the 

Virjrjish and American Musical Theater." 
Myra Siarkman Tate. 3 p.m., Tawes 
Recital Hall. Call 5-5545 for info. 

Comparative Literature Film: Thu.. Oct 

14, 'Red Ruthr" by John Fuegi. 3:30 
p.m., 0105 Jimenez. Call 5-2853 for 

Concert: Thu., Oct, 14, Guarnen String 
Quartet. 7 p.m.. Tawes Recital Hall. Call 
5-5545 for info. 

Dance Concert: Fri., Oct 15, 
Department of Dance, 5 p.m., Dorothy 
Madden Theater, Dance Building. Call 5- 
3198 for info. 

Recital: Fri., Oct. 15. 'An Evening of 
Rachmaninov." Santiago Rodriguez, 
pianp, 8 p.m., Tawes Recital Hall, $15, 
students and seniors $9. Call 5-5548 
for info.' 

Creative Dance Lab: Sat. Oct. IS. 10 
a.m.-2 p.m., Dance Building. Call 5-7038 
for info. 

Concert Society at Maryland: Sun.. Oct. 
17. Olde Musicke Series. Jefferson 
Chamber Players, 7:30 p.m., UMUC 
Auditorium, $18. students $8. Call 403- 
4240 for info,* 

University of Maryland Concert Band: 
Tue.. Oct. 19. 1993. 8 p.m., Grand 
Ballroom. Stamp Student Union. Call 5- 
5545 for info. 


Entomology Colloquium: Mon.. Oct. 11. 

'A Comparison of the Influence Of Two 
Plant Chemical Defenses on the Growth 
of a Compsilura Concinnata." Nikhil 
Mallampalli, 4 p.m.. 0200 Symcns Hall. 
Call 5-3911 tor info. 

Employee Development Training 
Program: Tue.. Oct 12. "Financial 
Success in a Recovering Economy - The 
Hidden Agenda in Your Homeowners 
Insurance." 10 a.m.- 12 noon, 1101U 
Administrative Services. Call 5-5651 for 
info or to register." 

Zoology Lecture: Tue.. Oct. 12, 

■Reynold s Rap and Sherwood's Forest: 
Chemical Engineering and Aquatic 
Ecology," Mark Patterson. Virginia 
Institute of Marine Sciences, noon. 
1208 Zoology/Psychology. Call 5 
5884 for info. 

Employee Development Training 
Program: Wed.. Oct 136 Thu.. Oct 
14. "Office Management for 

9 a.m.- 4 p.m.. 1101U Administrative 
Services. Call 55651 for info or to 


Counseling Center Seminar: Wed.. Oct. 
13, "Promoting the Internationalization 
of Campus." Les Palmer, noon-1 p.m.. 
0106 Shoemaker. Call 4-7690 for info. 

Art Gallery Artist's lecture: Wed.. Oct. 
13, "Crosscurrents '93." Linda Bills and 
Knstine Aono, 7:30 p.m.. The Art 

Gallery. Art/Sociology Building. Call 5- 
2763 for info. 

latin American Studies Lecture: Thu.. 
Oct. 14. 'Traditionalizmg the Traditional: 
Festival and Politics in Venezuela," 
David Guss, Tufts University. 1 p.m., 
2215 Jimenez Hall. Call 56441 for info. 

Meteorology Seminar: Thu,. Oct. 14, 
"The Effects of Volcanic Eruptions On 
Climate: Winter Warming and Summer 
Cooling," Alan Robock. 3:30 p.m., 2114 
Computer and Space Sciences. Call 5 
5392 for info. 

CIDCM Conference: Fri.. Oct. 15. 
"Identity-Dnven Conflict in the Post Cold 
Wai Era." 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.. Stamp 
Student Union Atrium, conference free, 
luncheon $10. Call 4-7703 lor info. 

Botany Seminar: Fri.. Oct. 15. "Mimicry 
and Pollination of Sexually Deceptive 
Orchids," Stephen Handel. Rutgers 
University, noon, 2242 H.J. Patterson. 
Call 5-1597 for info, 

Mental Hearth Service Lunch 'N Learn 

Seminar: Ft i. Oct 15. "Calming Down 
(Meditation, Relaxation, etc.;." David 
Pope, 1-2 p.m.. 3100 E University 
Health Center. Call 4-8106 for info. 

Institute for Systems Research 
Seminar: Fri.. Oct. 15. "Analysis of 
Interface and Subinterface Cracks with 
Crack-Face Contact." Mmgfa Yang. 2 
p.m.. 2168 A.V, Williams. Call 5-6634 
for info, 

Music Lecture: Fn.. Oct. 15. "Charles 
Ives: The Paradoxes.' Michael Broyies, 

UMBC, 3 p.m., 2154 Tawes Fine Arts. 
Call 5-5548 for info. 

Employee Development Training 
Program: Mon., Oct, 18. "Procurement 
Information Display." 3-4:30 p.m., 
1101U Administrative Services Call 5 
5651 for info or to register.* 

Entomology Colloquium: Mon,, Oct. 18. 
"The role of Midgut Proteins in Bacillus 
Thunngiensis Toxin Specificity." Michael 
Adang, University of Georgia. 4 p.m.. 
0200 Symons Hall. Call 53911 for info. 

Employee Development Training 
Program: Tue,. Oct, 19. "Stress 

Management," 9 a.m.-4 p.m.. 1101U 
Administrative Services. Call 5-5651 for 
info or to register,* 

Zoology Lecture: Tue.. Oct 19, "Fish 
Sex: Their Cries of Ecstacy on Our Deaf 
Ears," Philip Label, noon, 1208 
Zoology/Psychology. Call 56891 for 

The Concert Society at Maryland presents the Jefferson Chamber Players on October 17 

Diversity Accountability and 
Implementation Planning Workshop: 

Tue.. Oct. 19, "Creating a Successful 
Diversity Plan.' Reginald Wilson. 
American Council on Education, 12:30-5 
p.m.. Stamp Student Union Atrium. Call 
5-2838 for info. 

Latin American Studies Brown Bag 
Presentation: Tue Oct 19, "Virtual 
Public Spaces." Benjamin Arditi. 
University of Essex. 1 p.m., 2215 
Jimenez. Call 5-6411 for info, 

Counseling Center Seminar: Wed., Oct 
20. "The Honors Program and the 

Maryland Scholar's Program." Ira Berlin. 
noon-1 p.m., 0106 Shoemaker. Call 4- 
7690 for info. 

Employee Development Training 
Program: Wed. Oct. 20. "Interviewing 
and Selecting Employees." 9 a.m,4 
p.m.. 1101 Administrative Services. Call 
5-5651 for info or to register- 
Urban Studies Lecture: Wed Oct 20 
"Planning Preservation in Cairo: A 
Conflict of Meeds," Abdalla Ahmed El- 
Erian, Cairo University, Egypt, noon-1: 15 
p.m„ 1179 LeFrak, Call 5-5798 for info. 

Center for Renaissance and Baroque 
Studies Lecture: Wed.. Oct. 20. "Dr. 
Faustus and Runagate Courage: 
Theorizing Gender in Early Modern 
German Literature." Barbara Becker- 
Cantarmo. 3 p.m., Maryland Room. 
Marie Mount Hall. Call 5-6830 for info. 


Overeaters Anonymous: Wed., Oct 13 & 
Wed.. Oct. 20. 4:306:30 p.m., 2107 
Health Center. Call (301) 7761076 for 

Networking Resources Workshop for 
New Faculty: Thu.. Oct. 14, 1-4 p.m.. 
2203 Van Munching Hall, Call 5-2950 to 

register (by Wed,. Oct. 13] or for more 

College Park Senate: Thu., Oct. 14. 
3:30-6:30 p.m.. 0200 Skinner. Call 5- 
5805 tor info. 

Toastmasters: Tue,. Oct 19, General 

Meeting, 7 p.m.. 1314 Van Munching 
Hall. Call 13011 474-3410 for info. 


University of Maryland Women's 
Soccer: Mon., Oct. 11, vs. Arkansas. 4 

p.m.. Denton Field. Call 4-7034 for info. 

University of Maryland Men's Soccer: 

Wed., Oct 13. vs. Campbell. 3 p.m.. 
Denton Field. Call 4-7005 for info. 

University of Maryland Volleyball: Wed,. 
Oct. 13. vs. Georgetown. 7 p.m.. Cole 
Field House. Call 4-7009 for info 

University of Maryland Volleyball: Fn.. 

Oct 15. vs. N.C. State. 7 p.m., Cole 
Ffetei House. Call 47009 for into. 

University of Maryland Cross Country: 
Sat, Oct. 16. Men /Wo me n Maryland 
Colleges Invitational. 10 a.m., Golf 
Course. Call 4-7457 for into. 

University of Maryland Football: Sat.. 
Oct 16. Homecoming, vs, Duke, 1:30 
p.m.. Byrd Stadium. Call 4-7070 for info. 

University of Maryland Women's 
Soccer: Sun.. Oct 17. vs. Temple, 
noon, Denton Field. Call 4-7034 for info. 

University of Maryland Field Hockey: 
Sun.. Oct. 17, vs. Old Dominion, 1 p.m., 

Astroturf Field. Call 4-7006 for info. 

University of Maryland Men's Soccer 

Sun.. Oct. 17, vs. Clemson, 2 p.m., 
Denton Field. Call 4-7005 for info. 

University of Maryland Field Hockey: 
Tue,. Oct. 19. vs. Bucknell. 7:30 p.m., 
Astroturf Field. Call 4-7006 tor info. 

University of Maryland Men's Soccer: 
Wed., Oct. 20, vs. GWU, 3 p.m., Denton 
Field. Call 4-7005 for info. 


Columbus Day: Mon.. Oct. 11. 

Peer Computer Training: Mon,. Oct 11. 

"MacWrite," 6-9 p.m., 3332 Computer 
and Space Sciences, Cost: $5. Call 5- 
2941 for info.* 

Peer Computer Training: Wed . Oct 13 

"WordPerfect for Thesis Writing. Part 1,* 
6-9 p.m., 3330 Computer and Space 
Sciences. Cost: $5. Call 5-2941 for 

Peer Computer Training: Thu.. Oct. 14, 
•Intro to UNIX." 6-9 p.m.. 4352 
Computer and Space Sciences. Cost: 
$5. Call 52941 for info.* 

Peer Computer Training; Mon.. Oct. 18. 
"Intro to heXT.' 6-9:00 p.m.. 4352 
Computer and Space Sciences. Cost: 
$5. Call 5-2941 for info.* 

Peer Computer Training: Tue,, Oct 19, 

"WordPerfect," 6-9:00 p.m., 3330 
Computer and Space Sciences. Cost: 
$5. Call 5-2941 for info.' 

Peer Computer Training: Wed,, Oct 20. 
"WordPeriec! for Thesis Writing, Part 2," 
6-9 p.m., 3330 Computer and Space 
Sciences, Cost: $5. Call 5-2941 for 


Calendar Guide 

Calendar phone numbers listed as 4-xxxx or 5-xxxx stand for I he prefix 314- or 405- 
respectrvely. Events are free and open to the public unless noted by an asterisk I* I. 
For more information, call 405-4628 




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