Events

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Feb. 27

Christopher Cummins from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology will speak on ?Molybdenum and Uranium Functional Groups, a Transition Metal/Actinide Analogy? at 10:45 a.m. in the Henry Eyring Building, Room 2006.

The Latter-day Saints Student Association will host Associated Students of the University of Utah debates at noon in the Latter-day Saints Institute of Religion main building.

Michael Lamb, from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, will present a lecture titled ?Eliciting Information from Child Sex Abuse Victims? at noon in the J. Willard Marriott Library Gould Auditorium.

Wilma Tyner, adviser for the Center for Ethnic Student Affairs, will speak on ?Promoting Native American Cultural Awareness in the Community? at noon in the A. Ray Olpin University Union, Room 293.

Ben Howard will speak to students interested in osteopathic medicine from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Eyring Building, Room 2030.

Marilyn Hoffman, predental adviser, will present a dental school application workshop from 3 to 5 p.m. in the South Biology Building, Room 212.

The English Student Advisory Committee will hold a career seminar for English majors at 3:30 p.m. in the Languages and Communication Building, Room 3850.

M. Charles Liberman from Harvard Medical School will lecture on ?Noise-induced Hearing Loss: Protective Role of Cochlear Efferent Neurons and Alpha-9 Cholinergic Receptors? at 4 p.m. in the Eccles Institute of Human Genetics auditorium.

Barry Keverne, from Kings College in Cambridge, will speak on ?Genomic Imprinting: Brain Evolution and Maternalism? at 4 p.m. in the Aline Wilmot Skaggs Biology Building, Room 210.

The Resident Halls Association will host ASUU debates at 8 p.m. in the Chase N. Peterson Heritage Center, Room A.

Sarah Hrdy, from the University of California at Davis, will speak on ?Mother Love and Ambivalence: Reconciling Historical and Evolutionary Perspectives? at 8 p.m. in the Libby Gardner Concert Hall.

Feb. 28

Primary elections for next year?s ASUU student government will be held today and tomorrow. Vote on the ASUU Web site at www.asuu.utah.edu.

Student Health Services will hold a ?Wellness Fair? from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the union Ballroom.

Sarah Hrdy from UC Davis will speak on ?Cooperation, Empathy and the Needs of Human Infants? at noon in the Marriott Library?s auditorium.

The American Marketing Association will present John Youngren, communication director for Love Communications, at 12:30 p.m. in the C. Roland Christensen Center, Room 205.

The Tanner Humanities Center will host a panel discussion with Martha Fineman, Barry Keverne, Michael Lamb and Sarah Hrdy from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Museum of Natural History.

Sancy Leachman from the Huntsman Cancer Institute will speak about ?The Familial Melanoma Research Clinic? at 4 p.m. in the Huntsman Cancer Institute auditorium.

The Public Relation Student Society of America will hold a meeting and host speaker Stan Penfold, executive director for the Utah AIDS Foundation, at 6:30 p.m. in 2110 LNCO.

March 1

The Hinckley Institute of Politics will host a ?Legislative Wrap Up? with Senators Gene Davis (D) and John L. Valentine (R), and Representatives Pat Jones (D) and Ron Bigelow (R) at 10:45 a.m. in Orson Spencer Hall, Room 255.

The Mining and Engineering Seminar Program will host a lecture on ?Applications of Simulation in Mining? by Matt Rohrer, manager at Brooks Automation, from 10:45 to 11:35 a.m. in the Engineering and Mines Classroom Building, Room 101.

The College Republicans will hold a meeting at noon in 255 OSH.

Martha Fineman from Cornell Law School will speak on ?Care and Contribution: Caretaking and the Creation of Social Debt? at noon in the Borchardt Conference Room in the College of Law.

The department of geology and geophysics will host a lecture by Rick Saltus on ?Building a Magnetic View of Alaska? at 4 p.m. in the Intermountain Network Scientific Computation Center, Room 110.

The department of medicinal chemistry will host two graduate- student lectures, ?Isolation, Characterization and Biological Activity of Marine Natural Products Collected in the Philippines? by Sheryl Verbitski, and ?The Development of Phosphoinositude Specific Signaling Inhibition? by Randy Booth, both at 4 p.m. in Skaggs Hall, Room 316.

March 2

?American Policy Toward the Middle East: A Reassessment,? an address by Shibley Telhami from the University of Maryland, will be held at 11:50 a.m. in 255 OSH.

?Synoptic Regulation of the May 3, 1999 Southern Plains Tornado Outbreak,? a seminar by David Schultz, from the National Severe Storms Laboratory in Oklahoma, will be held at 2:30 p.m. in 110 INSCC.

As part of Women?s Week, the ASUU Coffeehouse series will host ?Women Poets,? an evening of open-mic poetry, at 8 p.m. in the union Panorama Room.