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OUTLOOK 



A WEEKLY NEWSPAPER FOR FACULTY AND STAFF AT THE UNIVERSfTY OF MARYLAND AT COLLEGE PARK 



NOVEMBER 15, 1993 
VOLUME 8, NUMBER 11 



For the Records 




Moving trucks begin rolling down Adelphi 
Road on Monday, Kov. 15, as billions of docu- 
ments, millions of maps and reels of motion 
picture footage, and thousands of drawings 
are moved from Washington's National 
Archives to the new Archives II complex In 
College Park, Situated on 33 acres of UMCP 
property, the IJ mrlllon-square-foot, $250 mil- 
lion building will be the largest, most techni- 
cally advanced archive facility in the world. 
Moving all the materials is a three-year process. 

Also making the mid-November move are 
the audiotapes, letters, photographs and film 
that make up the Nixon Presidential Materials 
Project, slated to be open to the public by 
ian. 3. 



Minority Enrollment and Employment at Ail-Time High 



New enrollment figures show that 
the percentage of full-time African- 
American imdergraduate students is 
at an all-time high, as is the percent- 
age of full-time African- American 
graduate students. African- American 
students now makeup 12 percent of 
the total undergraduate student pop- 
ulation, and seven percent of the total 
graduate student population. 

This year's freshman class is 15 
percent African-American, a 38 per- 
cent increase over last year. Overall, 
the African-American student popu- 
lation has increased 12 percent over 
the last decade. In addition, the Asian 
student population has increased 64 



percent and the Hispanic student 
population has increased 41 percent. 

The university also is posting 
record numbers of minority employ- 
ees. In the past decade, the percent- 
age of minority employees, including 
faculty, administrators and staff, has 
increased 38 percent. The number of 
Hispanic employees has increased 
124 percent in the past decade, the 
number of Asian employees has 
increased 1 10 percent, and the num- 
ber of African-American employees 
has increased IS percent. 

"These numbers are good news for 
this campus," says President William 
E. Kirwan, who notes that thev show 



the effectiveness of strong, long- 
standing diversity efforts. 

These efforts have also resulted in 
increased retention and graduation 
rates. Recent retention statistics show 
that the percentage of African- Ameri- 
can students who have either gradu- 
ated or are still enrolled five years 
after entering as freshmen has grown 
from 35 percent in 1986 to 48 percent 
in 1992. 

And in 1992, UMCP was named, 
by the magazine Black Issues in Higbi'r 
Education, the national leader among 
traditionally white schools in the 
number of baccalaureate and doctoral 
degrees awarded to black students. 




Pilot Program for Performance Review and 
Development Begins tliis Month 



Directory Assistance This month, a random sampling of 

Wluit's jiood lor I he earth can ^ employees and supervisors will begin 

Ix- good for Slate business Zi to test the new performance manage- 
ment system for all non-faculty 
Who's Got the Button? employees at College Park, the Per- 

Operation STOI' promotes -> formance Review and Development 

diversity awarencs.s ^ (PRD) program. The pilot program 

will include matched pairs of 2tl0 
Composed Celebration employees and 200 supervisors, 

Hirlhdav le.stivul hc>nors o ^'''^'' ^™"' ''""'*'' *''^ ^"''"^ "''"''"""' 

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lor. College of Business arid Manage- 
ment, who is directing the project. 
Pilot participants will receive training 



in procedures and policies of the PRD 
program, and then put the system to 
practice for the next three months. 

Taylor, an expert in performance 
appraisal personnel systems, has con- 
ducted similar studies for several 
hospitals, the Maryland Department 
of Employment and Economic Devel- 
opment and the city of Norfolk, Va. • 
Since late summer, Taylor and the 
Personnel Advisory Committee, co- 

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Women Needed for Therapy Research Project 

A day-long therapy session with an experienceti female therapist from the D.C, 
area is offered without charge for women, ages 20 or ulder, interested in dis- 
cussing interpersonal issues in exchange for participation in a research project. 
The small group sessions, involving six to eight participants, will be offered 
Saturdays and Sundays for the balance of the year and during January. Each 
participant will be asked to evaluate the group session and how she was affect- 
ed by other group members. Participadon is confidential. For more informa- 
tion, call Clara Hill, Department of Psychology, 4t)5-5820. 




A Change for the Better 



Center Helps Create a Receptive Climate for Environmental Businesses in State 




The four-year-old Center for Glob- 
al Change is setting its sights on 
Maryland. The center, in conjunction 
with the Maryland Department of 
Economic and Employment Develop- 
ment (DEED) and the Maryland 
Department of the Environment 
(MDE), has published a Maryland 
Directory of Environmental Business- 
es, subtitled "Environmental 
Resources for a Sound Global 
Future." The prototype was issued 
this fall, with the final expanded ver- 
sion scheduled for arrival in January. 

The directory' had its beginnings in 
1989 when the center gathered infor- 
mation on environmental companies 
for the governor to use in conjunction 
with a tratie mission to Eastern 
Europe, says Christopher Fox, assis- 
tant director of the Center for Global 
Change. Later, in 1992, with funding 
from the Chesapeake Bav Trust, the 
center worked with the Baltimore 
Resources Journal to compile further 
a list of environmental businesses. 

In January 1993, the center 
received a grant from UMCP's State 
Liaison Higher Education Project to 
work with Maryland state agencies to 
foster environmental business and 
technology development in Mary- 
land. Around the same time, interest 
in the potential for Maryland's envi- 
ronmental industry was emerging at 
both DEED and MDE. 

Fox explains that the environmen- 
tal industry, while growing in Mary- 
land, is ver\' diverse and difficult to 
categorize. At the time, the center had 
n formation on approximately 290 
companies. By pooling information 



with DEED and MDE, tapping into 
associations to which environmental 
companies belong, talking to 
investors interested in environmental 
companies as well as other sources, 
they compiled a list of about 800 
Maryland environmental companies 
to survey. 

Maryland's enviromnental indus- 
try was further broken down into the 
following categories: air quality, 
alternative agriculture, energy /ener- 
gy efficiency, alternative transporta- 
tion, environmental information/ 
services, environmental monitoring, 
environmentally sound/ recycled 
products, ground pollution, indoor 
pollution, waste and water quality. 
As a result, the joint state /center 
effort has yielded statistical data on 
nearly 600 companies. 

The center will soon conduct an 
in-person field survey to develop a 
sectoral analysis of the state's envi- 
ronmental industry to determine, 
says Fox, "emerging opportunities 
and barriers to growth as well as 
strategies to help foster the industry." 
Fox and colleagues will begin work 
this month and expect to have a 
report in January. The center will 
make recommendations to DEED and 
MDE about where Maryland stands 
the best chance to capture business 
that is not only good fcir the environ- 
ment, but equally good for Mary- 
land's economic growth. 

Nationwide, the environmental 
industry is growing for numerous 
reasons including response to state 
and federal regulatory agencies, con- 
sumer preference and corporate lia- 



Bringing Geography Down to Earth 



Geography is more than the study 
of maps. It also includes the study of 
the climates, populations, and the 
industries of the earth's divisions. 

From Nov. 14 to Nov. 20, the cam- 
pus celebrates Geography Awareness 
Week, an informative week pro- 
claimed by Congress six years 
ago to help people learn about 
geography. 

Included in the celebration is 
the Geography Department's 
open house for the university 
community on Thursday, Nov. 18, 
from 11:1 3 a.m. to 3:15 p.m., in room 
1124 LeFrak Flail. The department 
has had a computer lab since 1980, 
but will open an extension of it dur- 
ing the open house. 

The databases available in the lab 
include information from the Bureau 
of the Census, the Digital Chart of the 
World and from local government 
agencres. 

On Friday, Nov. 19, from 10 a.m. 
to 2 p.m., and Saturday, Nov. 20, 



from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the general 
public will be able to make maps and 
browse information during another 
open house also to be iield in 1 1 24 
LeFrak. 

"We want to try to get Joe Public 
to use the resources that are avail- 
able," says Professor Derek Thomp- 
son of the Geography Department. 
"An open house is one way that we 
can raise the level of awareness." 

A seminar on how to use geo- 
graphical information systems will be 
held on Thursday, Nov. 18, at 3:30 
p.m., in 1179 LeFrak Hall for up to 20 
faculty and staff. 

Thompson says that simpler pro- 
grams can be accessed and used with 
approximately an hour of orientation, 
while more complicated programs in 
which someone enters his or her own 
data could take weeks to learn how to 
use. 

For more information, contact 
Derek Thompson at 405-4063. 

— Stephen Sobek 



bility issues. As a prime example of 
technology development driven by 
legislation. Fox looks to California. 
Plagued with droughts over recent 
years, California legislators imposed 
heavy restrictions on water usage by 
its residents. A byproduct of this leg- 
islation has been the phenomenal 
growth of a new industry in Califor- 
nia—products designed with water 
conservation in mind, such as water- 
saving shower heads and sink aera- 
tors. 

S u ch e n t repr eneu ri a 1 e n terpr i se i s 
likely to increase if a federal initiative 
introduced by Senator Barbara 
Mikulski, of Maryland, passes. She 
proposes establishing a National 
Environmental Technology Agency 
to focus federal resources. 

"Pollution prevention and energy 
efficiency are two areas in which 
Maryland can excel," says Fox, 
based upon preliminary data 
With the help of the Center 
for Global Change, the state 
stands a good chance of 
improving the climate for 
environmental business. 

For copies of the 
Maryland Department 
of Envin)nmental Busi- 
nesses, contact the 
Division of Business 
Resources at DEED, 
(410) 333-1036, 





OUTLOOK 



OUTLOOK IS the weekly faculty-staff newspaper sef\firg 
the College Park campus community. 



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Letters to the editor, stoiv suggestions, campus infor- 
mation & calendar items are welcome. Please submit 
all material at least two weeks before the Monday of 
publiCBtion. Send it to ErJitor OUTLOOK. 2101 Turner 
Building, through campus mail or to University of 
Maryland, Callage Park. MD 20742, Our telephone 
number is (301) 405-4621 Electronic mail address 
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Applications Available for Summer Institute on Women, Gender and Race 

The applicntiun deadline is Friday, Dec. 10, for the summer faculty development insti- 
tute, "Thinking about Women, Gender and Race," scheduled from June 6 to July 15. 
Program participants will study the ways in which new scholarship and theory in 
women's studies and ethnic studies challenge theories and paradigms. Participants 
will integrate this new knowledge into one course they teach regularly. Stipends of 
$4,500 are available for full-time involvement in the institute. For more information 
and an application form, call Deborah Rosenfelt, director. Curriculum Transformation 
Project, im Mill Building, 405-6882. 



DIVERSITY 



stop in the Name of Diversity 



The campus will be looking more 
colorful the week of Nov. 14 to 20. 
That's when students, faculty and 
staff will be seen sporting buttons in 
support of Operation STOP, a pro- 
gram designed to promote diversity 
on campus and educate the commu- 
nity about reporting acts of prejudice 
and racism. 

The program is an outgrowth of 
one the Administrative Affairs office 
undertook for its employees last year 
during Diversity Week at UMCP, 
"This year, we're opening up the pro- 
gram to the entire campus communi- 
ty to increase awareness about 
diversity," says Lt. Jay Gruber of Uni- 
versity Police. 

Buttons available in four bright 
colors (yellow, blue, orange and 
green) will be given out to anyone 
interested in helping to promote 
awareness of all types of discrimina- 
tion. According to Gruber, yellow 
represents discrimination of the dis- 
abled; blue represents racial discrin\i- 
nation; orange represents 
discrimination based on sexual orien- 
tation; and green represents religious 
discrimination. 

Organized by University Police 
and the Office of Muman Relations 
Programs, Operation STOP aims to 
educate members of the community 
about options available to them in the 
event they are a victim or witness of a 



Performance Review 

coutiimt'd from page 7 

chaired by Joan VVcjod (dean's office, 
College of Arts and Humanities) and 
Stewart Edelstein of the College of 
Behavioral and Social Science, have 
met regularly to develop a program 
that is consistent with the needs of 
the campus's employees and supervi- 
sors. 

Relying on input from employees, 
the group has made preliminary deci- 
sions on several features of the PRD 
program. These include the nature of 
the performance management pro- 
cess, the type of evaluation form and 
the content of training that will be 
given to both supervisors and their 
employees. These features will be 
included in the pilot program that 
will run from November to March. 

Taylor says that she and the Per- 
sonnel Advisory Committee welcome 
comments and suggestions. Interest- 
ed parties may contact any of the fol- 
lowing individuals: Taylor, 405-2240; 
her assistant Suzanne Masterson, 405- 
2162; Wood, 405-2096; Edelstein, 405- 
1681; or Personnel Director Dale 
Anderson, 405-5648. 



racial, religious, ethnic, or sexual ori- 
entation (RRES) incident. RRES inci- 
dents are acts of prejudice, hate or 
violence directed against individuals, 
groups or institutions because of race, 
religion, ethnic background or sexual 
orientation. These incidents are 
intended to cause harm and may 
result in physical injury, emotional 
injury or property damage. "Many 
people on campus are not aware that 
they can report these incidents to uni- 
versity police and we will follow-up 
and file a report," says Gruber. Vic- 
tims or witnesses of RRES incidents 
should report incidents to the Univer- 
sity Police (405-3555) or the Campus 
Compliance Officer, Rodney 
Petersen, at 405-2838. 



STOP Buttons are available from 
the University PoUce free of charge. 
Anyone wishing to order buttons or 
learn more about Operation STOP 
should contact Lt. Jay Gruber at 405- 
7045. 

It is the policy ami commitment of 
UMCP not to discriminate on the basis 
of race, color, creed, sex. sexual orienta- 
tion, marital status, personal appearance, 
age, national origin, political affiliation, 
phi/sical or mental handicap or on the 
basis of tlie exercise of rights secinvd by 
the First Amendment of the United 
States Constitnfiai! in its education pro- 
grams, actiz^ities, admissions or employ- 
ment policies. 




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A Salute to Composer Britten 

Birthday Festival Honors his Life and Work 



It is only fitting that Benjamin Brit- 
ten (1913-1976), one of Britain's fore- 
most composers, was born on St. 
Cecilia's Day (Nov. 22), so named for 
the patron saint of music. This year 
would have been Britten's 80th birth- 
day. Because of that distinction James 
McDonald, professor of music, consid- 
ered a festival to mark the occasion. 

So what began as one man's 
notion about a year-and-a-half ago 
"snowballed into a major undertak- 
ing involving the entire Department 
of Music and the Department of 
English, as well," says McDonald, 
artistic director for the Benjamin Brit- 
ten Birthday Festival, which runs Fri- 
day, Nov, 19, to Monday, Nov. 22. 

As part of the celebration, McDon- 
ald asked fellow professor Lawrence 
Moss to compose a musical work to 
commemorate the occasion. Original- 
ly, McDonald suggested selecting a 
text from W.H. Auden, a contempo- 
rary of Britten's who influenced him 
greatly. But as Moss describes in his 
program notes ". . .in deference to 
Britten's work with young musicians, 
[McDonald! also included a book 
called Miracles, a collection of poems 
by children, ages four to 14," 

From the more than TOO poems, 
with titles such as "Clouds," "Night," 
'Thunder," and "The Full Moon/' 
Moss selected ten to create a minia- 
ture nature cycle. It is composed for 
tenor, harp and oboe — "a somewhat 
unusual combination," says McDon- 
ald. He describes the work as impres- 
sionistic music, composed as a tribute 
to Britten but not written to emulate 
his style. 

In addition to the premiere of 
Moss's composition, the culminating 
Birthday Celebration on Nov. 22 will 



feature the American 
premiere of a move- 
ment from "Wind 
Sextet," written 
when Britten was 
just 14, says McDon- 
ald. 

Besides four tick- 
eted musical events, 
the Britten festival 
offers several free 
events including lec- 
tures with distin- 
guished guest 
speakers, as well as a 
performance by the 
Maryland Boy Choir 
on Friday, Nov. 19, 
at 4 p.m., in Tawes 
Recital Hall. The opening lecture on 
Friday, Nov. 19, at 2 p.m., features 
Humphrey Carpenter, author of Ben- 
jamin Britten: A Biography. 

A symposium on "Billy Budd," 
Britten's opera based on the Herman 
Melville classic, will be held at 3 p.m., 
Monday, Nov. 22, room 3203, Horn- 
bake Library, McDonald says that the 
opera is unusual because it was writ- 
ten for an all-male cast. Among the 
guest speakers is American baritone 
Theodor Uppman, original "Billy" 
cast member. 

Tickets are sold out for the 8 p.m., 
Friday, Nov, 19 performance of Brit- 
ten's "The Turn of the Screw," pre- 
sented by the Maryland Opera 
Studio, and for the Birthday Celebra- 
tion concert on Monday, Nov, 22, 

For a complete hsting of all Britten 
Festival events, please turn to the 
Calendar, For up-to-date ticket avail- 
ability, call the concert office at 405- 
5548. 




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meno soprano. Roberto Diaz, viola. 8 
p.m.. Tawes Recital Hall. Call 5-1150 for 


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Maryland Opera Sti«!lo: Mon., Mov. 15. 


info. 


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Returning Student Workshops; Mon.. 






and TTiu., Nov. 18. 7)je Mamage of 


Benjamin Britten: A Birthday 






Nov. 15, and Mon.. Nov. 22. 'Time 






Fpm. 7 p.m., Tawes Recital Hail, $15. 


CeletKation: Mon.. Nov. 23. University Of 


Woods, $5, kosher deli lunch. Call 5- 


Benjamin Britten Festival Opening 


Management.' 2-3 p.m.. 2201 






S9 siudems and seniofs. Call 5-5548 


Maryland Symphony Orchestra, Paul 


4975 for info,* 


Lecture: Fn., Mov, 19, Humphrey 


Shoemaker. Call 4-7693 foi info. 






fof info.' 


Traver, director, 8 p.m,, Tawes Recital 




Carpenter, author, Benjamin Britten: I 










Hall. $15, $9 students and seniors. Call 


Sounding the Humanities— Discussion 


Biography, 2 p.m.. HornPake. Call 5- 


Peer Computer Training: Mon,. Nov. 15, 






Univererty Theatre: Neit Simon's 


5-5548 for info,' 


of Bnigfiion Beach Memoits: Wed.. Nov. 


5545 for mfo. 


"Quattro Pro." 6-9 p.m.. 3330 Computer 






Brigftron Beach Memora. Tue., Nov. 16. 




17, noon- 12:50 p,m,. 1102 Francis 




and Space Sciences. $5. Call S2941 for 






9:45 a.m.. and Tliij.. Nov, IS. through 


Lectures 


Scott Key. Call 5-2201 for mfo. 


Institute for Systems Research 


info.' 






Sat.. Noiv, 20. 8 p.m., Tawes Theatre. 




Colloquium: Fn.. Nov. 19, 'Optimization, 






SIO, S7 students and seniors. Call 5- 




Astronomy Colloquium Series: Wed.. 


nteliigent Control and Complenity," John Club Maryland Health Screenings: Tue., 






2201 for info. Listening system avail- 


Employee Development Training 


Nov. 17, "New Light on Old Gaiasdes: 


Baras, 3 p.m., 1112 A,V. Vlfiltiams, Call Mov. 16, 'Coronary Risk Profile and 






able.' 


Program; Mon., Nov, 15, 'Environmental 
Safety Series," 1101 Administrative 


The Origin of the Far Ultraviolet 
Emission," Arthur Oavidsen, Johns 


5-6634 for info. 


Health Risk Assessment." 7:30 a.m.- 
noon. 0303 Health and Human 






Concert: Tue,. Nov. 16. Guarneri String 


Services. Call 5-5651 for info, or to reg- 


Hopkins University. 4 p.m.. 1113 


f^atlonal Reading Research Center 


Perlomiance. Call 5-2438 for info.* 






Quartet, 5 p.m.. Tawes Recital Hall. Call 


ister,' 


Computer and Space Sciences. Call 5- 


Seminar: Fn„ Nov. 19, "Relations 








5-5545 for info. 




1502 for info. 


Between Reading Achievements, 


Returning Student Workshop; Tue,, 








PuUlc Affairs Brown Bag Discussion: 




Educational Content, and Out of School N'ov. 15. "V/nting Skills." 1-2 p.m., 3201 






Danee Concert; Tue., Nov, 16, The 


Mon., Nov. 15. 'Water Resource 


Employee Development Training 


Reading," Martha Otter, SCO- 


Shoemaker, Calf 4-7693 for info. 






Waictter and the IVatohecf, Erika Batdoff. 


Problems of Siberia,' Himma Dankova. 


Program: Ttiu.. Hov. 18. "Financial 


tohnstamm Instituut, Netherlands, 4-5 






7:30 p.m.. Dorothy Madden Theater, 


Institute for Water i Environmental 


Success in a Recovering Economy— The 


p.m,, 3104 J,M, Patterson, Call 57437 Stress Management Workshop: Tue,, 






Dance BuiWing. Call 53180 for mfo. 


Problems, noon-l:15 p,m:.. 1109 Van 
Munching. Call 5^359 for info. 


Hidden Agenda in your AutomotJile 
Insurance.' 10 a.m. -noon. 1101 


for info. 


Nov, 15, 'Stress and Anger," 5:15-5:15 
p,m„ 3107 Health Center. Call 4-8131 






Spiphonic Wind Ensemble: Tue.. Nov, 




Administrative Services. Call 5-5651 for 


Pre^'erftrmance lecture: Fri, , Nov. 13, for Info, 






16, 8 D,ni.. Grand Ballroom, Stamp 


Entomology Colloquium: Mon.. Nov. 15. 


info, or to register. 


Sal.. Nov. 20. and Mon.. Nov, 22, 6:45 






Student Union, Call 5-5545 for info. 


'Effects of Orgaro phosphates on 




p.m., Humphrey Carpenter, author of 


UMCP Cares Community Service 








Neurobefiavioiai Function of 


Systems Seminar: Thu.. Nov. 18. 


Benjamin Britten's biography, 2102 


Teleconference: Wed.. Nov. 17, 






Art ExhlMlon Discussion; Wed., Nov, 


Applicators.' Amy Brown, 4 p.m., 0200 


"Achieving Intelligent Real-Time Control,' 


Tawes Theatre. Also Mon,, Nov, 22, 10 "Building Partnerships for Community 






17, •Framing trie Body Questions: Panel 


Symons. Call 5-3911 for info. 


David Musliner. 2-3:30 p.m., 3168 A,V. 


a,m,. South Campus Su^e. Call 5-5545 Service and Learning," 1:10-4:15 p.m., 






Discussion,' (Anonymity and Identity), 7 




Williams Building. Call 5-6634 for info. 


for info. 


Grand Ballroom Lounge, Stamp Student 






B.m„ 2309 Art/Sociology, Call 5-2763 


Committee on Religion and Culture 






Union, Call 4-3373 for info.O 






for info. 


Lecture: Mon.. Nov. 15. "Rheionc. 


Jewish Studies Lecture; Thu„ Nov, 18, 


Young Scholars Symposium: Sat., l4ov. 










Religion and Culture in the 


"Ratibis and the Social History of Roman 
Galilee.' Hayim Lapin, 2 p.m.. 0103 


20, Discussion of Henry James and 
Benjamin Britten, 1:30 p.m.. 2102 


Peer Computer Training: Thu., Nov, 18, 
■ WordPerlect for Thesis Writing, Part 1.' 




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Academy.' Robert Merikangas. 4 




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p.m,, 1117 Francis Scott Key, 


Frarwis Scott Key. Call 5-4975 for info.O 


Tawes. Call S554a for mfo. 


6-9 p.m.. 3330 Computer and Space 




W^^^M ^^^^^H 


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Call 5-4304 fo' info.O 


Core Faculty Workshop: Thu.. Nov. 18. 


Pre-Performance Lecture; Sun., Nov, 


Sciences. S5. Call 5-3941 for info,' 




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Space Science Seminar: Mon,, 


"Supervising Teaching Assistants: 


21. Wayne Shirley. Lrbrary of Congress, Published Women Luncheon: Fn.. Nov 




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Nov. 15. 'tipwmd' Downwind 


Strategies and Models." 34:30 p.m.. 


3 p.m., 2154 Tawes. Call 55545 for 


19, Beth Ham,, Education, noon-1 p.m.. 




J|||BF- ^^^^^^^^^^^H 


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Asymmetries in the Hello spheric 


Maryland Room. Marie Mount. Call 5- 


nfo. 


Carriage House, Rossborough, S 10, Call 




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Distridution of ttie Anomalous 


9368 lor info. 


East Asian Lecture: Mon., Nov. 23. 


48013 for info,' 










Component of Cosmic Rays," 






Writere Heie and Now: Literature 


Horst nct>tner, university' of Calgary, 


Meteorology Seminar; Thu,, Nov. 18. 


Cultural Mentality and Cultural Life in a Faculty Guild Fall Social: Fri.. Nov. 19, 






Reading, Wed., Nov. 17. Alice 


4:30 B,m. , 1113 Computer and Space 


"Studying Cloud Radiation Dynamic 


Changing China," Vifang Meng, writer. 


1 Sen, Ida G, Rubin, 4 p.m., Rotunda, 






McDermott, 7:30 p.m,. University B.ooti 


Sciences. Call 5-4855 for info. 


Interactions Using Cioud Resolving 


p.m., UMUC Center of Adult Educatior 


Math. Call (3011 588-6968 for info. 






Center, Call S3820 for info. 


Faculty and Staff Computer Stiort 


Itlodeis,' William K,M, Lau. 
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, 


Call 5^4243 for info,0 


Returning Student Workshop: Mon,. 






Maryland Opera Studio: Wed., Nov. 17, 


Course: Tue.. fJov. 16. ■Developing 


3:30 p.m.. 2114 Computer and Soace 


Symposium ort "Billy Budd"; Mon,, Nov. Nov. 22. Mon.. Nov 29, "Assertiveness 






and Fn,. Nov 19, -Turn of the Screvn." 8 


Effective Presentations with Power 


Sciences. Can 5-5392 for mfo. 


23, Humphrey Carpenier and others, 3 Workshop." noon-1 p,m„ 2301 






p,m,. TawBS Recital Hall, S15. S9 stu- 


PO'nt,' 9 a, m. -noon. 3332 Computer 




p.m., 3203 Horntiake. Call 5-5545 fo 


Shoemaker, Call 4-7693 for info. 






dents and seniors. Call 5-5548 for mfo,- 


and Space Sciences, $30, open only to 
faculty. Call 5-3047 lor info.* 


Materials and Nuclear Engineering 
Seminar Thu.. Nov. 18, 'lor. 


nfo. 


Peer Computer Training: Mon,, Nov. 23, 






Ftim and Dtsctisslon: Thu„ Nov, 18, The 




Implantation Processes in 


Computer Science Lecture; Mon,, Nov "Networked Resources, Part 1,' 69 






Ha'Cfer Tiiey Come, jimmy Cliff, reggae 


Employee Deveiopment Training 


Semiconductor Materials,' H, Dielncti, 


33. "Terabytes, Teraflops.' David 


p,ni,, 4353 Computer and Space 






aflist, 7:30 p.m.. St. Maiv's Multr 


Program: Tue.. Nov 16. 'Excellent 


Naval Research Laboratory. 4 p.m.. 


Patterson, University of Cairfomia. 


Sciences. S5. Call 5-2941 for info.' 






Puroose Room, Call 53118 for info.O 


Customer Service in a tJniversity 


3110 Chemical and Nuclear Engineering. 


Berkeley. 4 p,m„ 0111 A,V, Williams, 










Setting.' 9 a m.Jlp.m., 1101 


Call 5-5208 for info. 


Call 5-2661 for info. 


Peer Computer Training: Tue., Nov. 33. 






Maryland Boy Clwin Fn., Nov. 19, 


Administrative Services. Call 5-5651 for 






"WordPerfect.- e-9 p.m.. 3330 






"Fnoay ifternoons.' 4 p.m., Tawes 


info, or to register.* 


Departments of Spanish and 


Space Science Seminar: Mon.. Nov, 32, Computer and Space Sciences, $5. Call 






Recital Hall, Call 5-5548 lor info. 


Zoology Lectura: Tue.. Nov. 16, 


Portuguese Lecture Series: Thu,. Nov 
18. 'The Latin American Presence in the 


"Injection and Acceleration of Ions at 
Quasi-Perpendicular Shocks," J.R. 


5-2941 lor info." 






MMterclass: Sat.. Nov. 20. Britten's 
Billy Sudd, Theodof Uppman, 10 a,m., 


'Environmental Variability and 
Community Structure rn Streams," LeRoy 


United States,' Enrique Codas, 4;30 
p.m.. St, Marys Multi-Purpose Room. 


Jokipii, University of Anzona, 4;30 
p.m., 1113 Computer and Space 








I '-^wsmi^^M^M 




2102 Tarwes Theatre. Call 5-5548 for 


Poff, noon, 1308 Zoology,'PsycholOgy. 


Call 5-6441 for info,© 


Sciences, Call 54855 for mfo. 


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info. 


Call 5-6891 for info. 


Meet the Artists, A Discussion of 


Zoology Lecture; Tue., Nov 23, 


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Creative Dance L^t>: Sat., Nov 20, 


Latin Anflertcan Studies Lecture: Tue., 


Brighton Beach Memote; Thu, Nov 18, 


"The Evolution of Female 


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Dance Department, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 


Nov. IS, 'Construction of Tfansnational 


7-7:45 p.m.. Experimental Theatre, 


Preference,' Molly Morris, noon. 


H^p^ ^^^^1 




5-7038 lor info. 


Identities in Latin Amenca at the Time Of 


0241 Tawes. Call 5-2201 for info. 


1308 Zoology/Psychology. Call 5- 


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Brttten Birthday FesBval Concert III: 


Global i2ation,' Darnel Mato, Universitlad 
Ceniral de Venezuela, 5 p,m., St, Mary's 


Geology Seminar: Fn., Nov, 19. 'Does 


6891 for info,0 


-^ •*t--i»w?j^ -.jsgr: ■ -u^.-u- >..^--3^^^^B 










Sat.. Nov. 20, Young Srtists Concert, 


Multi-purpose Room, Call 56441 for 


Devils Hole, tvevada Record Glottal 


Meetings 








string (juartet, pianists, vocalists, 4 p.m,. 


info.O 


Climate?' Tyler Coplen. 11 a.m.. 0103 


"Amour Aveugle," an artwortt, 






Tawes Recital Hall Call 5-5548 for info. 


Employee Development Training 


Hombake Call 5-4089 for info. 


Commission Meeting: Mon , Nov, 15 


featured above and left, by 
Genevieve Cadieux, is part of 






Britten Birthday Festival Concert IV: 


Program: Wed,, Nov 17, "A Team of 


Botany Seminar: Fri.. Nov. 19. Ph.D. 


Vicki Foxworth, noon-1 p.m.. Maryland 


the Anonymity and Identity 

L'L'J. ll_ ^pl_ PH, rt-*"t J. 






Sat.. Nov. 20. University of Maryland 


Two— Developing a Successful 


Seminar. 'Effect of Planting Dales and 


Room, Marie Mount. Call 5-2S40 for 






Chamber Choir, g p.m.. Tawes Recital 


Manner/ Secretary Partnership." 9 a.m,- 


Plant Density on the Development of 


nfo.O 


exhibit, through Dec, 23, at 




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Hall. $15, $9 students and seniors. Call 


4 p,m„ 1101 Administrative Sen ices. 


Gray Leaf Spots (GLS) of Corn,' Lydia 




the Art Gallery, Art/ Sociology. 




5-5548 for info. Call 5-1150 for tickets.* 


Call 5-5651 for info, or to register, 


Carrera, noon, 2242 H,J. Patterson. Call 




Call X5-2763 for infb. 










5-1597 for info. 








s. 


Benjamin Britten Birthday Festival V: 


Latin American Studies Lecture: Wed., 










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Universit) of Maryland Symphony 
Orchestra, Sun.. Nov. 31, 4 p,m„ Tawes 


Nov, 17, 'Tradilionalwng the Traditional: 
Festival and Politics in Venezuela.* 


Mental Health Service Lunch 'N Learn 
Seminar; Fn.. Nov, 19, 'Trauma and 


















Recital Hall, S15, S9 students and 


Davtd Guss. noon. Conference Room, 


Disassociation." Patncia Siragaman. 1-2 


Calendar Guide 








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seniors. Call 5-1150 for info,- 


Jimenez. Call 5-6441 lor info.O 


p.m.. 3100E University Health Center. 


Calendar phone numbers listed as 


4-w)o; or 5-xm stand for the prefin 314- or 405- 












Call 4-8106 for mfo. 


respectively. Events are free and 0[ 


)en to the public unless noted by an astensk (*j- 






University of Maryland Symphony 


Jewrfsit studies Lunch-Time Faculty 




For more information, call 405462 


8. 






Oicfiestra; Sun., Nov. 21, Pfiaedra. 


Talk: Wed,, Nov, 17, 'Hierarchy, Race 


Comparative Ltterattire Undergraduate 


Listings marked Vfith this symbol 


have been designated as Diversity Year events 






iacfirKnae, folksongs. Venations on a 


and Quasi-Species in Judah Ha-Levi's. 


Cofloqulum; Fn. Nov. 19. 1-4 p,m„ 2203 


by the Diversity Initiative Committet 


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Tneme of Frank Bridge. Louise Urban. 


Kuzari." Charles Manekin. noon, 0129 


Art/Sociology. Call 5-2853 tor into. 

























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