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As part of the Psychology in Film: Community Lecture Series, A Beautiful Mind will be shown in room 536 of the Fred C. and Helen Donn Flipse building at 6 p.m. After the viewing, Amy Weisman, assistant professor, will discuss the film and some of her research in the area of schizophrenia. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

In celebration of Greek Week 2004, the Greek Week Mystery Event will be held on the UC Patio starting at 6 p.m. For more information, contact either Julie Beltz at jgbeltz@hotmail.com or Tim Williamson at timmer00@hotmail.com.

The Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music’s Opera Theatre presents The Mikado in the Gusman Concert Hall at 8 p.m. This fully staged and costumed production features the UM Opera Theatre with the University of Miami Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Russell Young. Directed by Richard Kosowski, this English comic operetta is set in the Japanese fairy-tale village of Titipu and is a hilarious spoof on English customs and manners, with beautiful melodies set by Sir Arthur Sullivan to the incredibly witty dialogue of W. S. Gilbert. For reservations and ticket information, call 305-284-4886.

In celebration of Greek Week 2004, the Dance-A-Thon, Greek Week’s main philanthropic event towards donations to the United Cerebral Palsy Organization, will be held on the Rat from 3 to 11 p.m. For more information, contact either Julie Beltz at jgbeltz@hotmail.com or Tim Williamson at timmer00@hotmail.com.

Closing Ceremonies for Greek Week will be held at the UC Patio from 3 to 4 p.m., where announcements will be made concerning the winners of Greek Week and money raised for the United Cerebral Palsy Organization. For more information, contact either Julie Beltz at jgbeltz@hotmail.com or Tim Williamson at timmer00@hotmail.com.

The Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music’s Opera Theatre presents The Mikado in the Gusman Concert Hall at 3 p.m. This fully staged and costumed production features the UM Opera Theatre with the University of Miami Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Russell Young. Directed by Richard Kosowski, this English comic operetta is set in the Japanese fairy-tale village of Titipu and is a hilarious spoof on English customs and manners, with beautiful melodies set by Sir Arthur Sullivan to the incredibly witty dialogue of W. S. Gilbert. For reservations and ticket information, call 305-284-4886.

MONDAY MARCH 8
In honor of Safe Spring Break Week, PIER 21 and the Residence Halls hosts Progressive Parties beginning at 8 p.m. at Mahoney/Pearson. For more information, please call 305-284-6120.

Join Tri Delta in our efforts to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital from 6 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Just go to Coldstone Creamery (on US 1) and mention Tri Delta, who will then receive 20% of profits for the evening. For more information visit: www.trideltamiami.com.

TUESDAY MARCH 9
In honor of Safe Spring Break Week, PIER 21, the AOD, and the NCAA hosts speaker Will Keim, on the topic of Sexual Assault at 7 p.m. at the UC Ballroom. For more information, please call 305-284-6120.

WEDNESDAY MARCH 10
The Cinematic Arts Commission presents “Texas Chainsaw Massacre” at the Cosford Cinema at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Admission is FREE with Cane Card.

THURSDAY MARCH 11
The Reach Out and Read Program would like to invite all UM students and staff to join them for lunch at noon in the Rosenstiel Medical Science Building 3rd-floor. Learn how to volunteer your time reading to children between the ages of 1-9 years old, while they wait to see the doctor. Please RSVP to David at ROR@med.miami.edu or at 305-243-5264.

FRIDAY MARCH 12
The Professional Development and Training Office is offering the first session in the Leadership Skills Development Program from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. During the seven full-day sessions, participants will gain a greater understanding of such topics as leadership, quality, continuous improvement, ethics, and values. For more information, including criteria for application and the application process, visit the https://www.miami.edu/development-training/LeadershipApplicationSpring2004.doc.

SATURDAY MARCH 13
The Alumni Club of Greater Miami will host the second annual Murder Mystery Dinner to benefit University of Miami scholarships. Enjoy a night of mystery, laughter, and surprises for a great cause. This year’s event will take place at the Calusa Country Club and includes a beef, chicken, or lasagna dinner, and entertainment. The cost is $40 for club members and $45 for guests. This year’s show will feature members of Theater Lovers Community (TLC). For more information, call Richard Webster at 305-519-3720.

March 5, 2004

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