TODAY – Mar 11

Two hundred and fifty Miami-Dade County Public School students with physical disabilities will participate in an inspirational experience at the Treasure Island Hurricane Challenge 2005 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the UC Patio. Students from the University of Miami’s Physical Therapy Class of 2006 and 2007 will lead the children through a variety of pirate-themed adventure stations.

Applications for orientation assistants are due today by 5p.m. in UC 236. Download an application at

The University of Miami’s Frost School of Music and WDNA 88.9 will host a benefit concert at 8 p.m. at the Maurice Gusman Concert Hall. The performance will feature UM’s Concert Jazz Band, conducted by Dante Luciani, performing the compositions and arrangements of Alan Baylock. A donation of $10 will benefit the University of Miami and WDNA 88.9.

The Division of Infectious Diseases will host the UM Winter HIV Sympsium: Immune Regulation, a one-day symposium at the Apex Center on the seventh floor of the Lois Pope LIFE Center. The symposium, hosted by the Division of Infectious Diseases and the Department of Immunology and Microbiology, will focus on what is known about immune regulation in the presence of HIV infection. R.S.V.P. to Ana Ayala at 305-243-5359.

The Lowe Art Museum presents The Art of Table Decorating, the 13th annual Beaux Arts fundraiser and will feature four days of creative table decorations, cocktail receptions and silent auctions at the Lowe. The tables will be on display from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets are $15.