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March 28

Eugene J. Carroll from the U.S. Navy will speak on ?America?s Global Role in the 21st Century: Confrontation or Cooperation? at 9:40 a.m. in Orson Spencer Hall, Room 255.

The Associated Students of the University of Utah Diversity Board will sponsor an anti-hate crimes rally, titled ?Not on Our Campus,? from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the A. Ray Olpin University Union patio.

Arun Gandhi, grandson of the legendary Mahatma Gandhi, will present a lecture on ?Nonviolence or Nonexistence Options? at noon in the J. Willard Marriott Library Gould Auditorium.

Jacqueline Osherow will read from her latest work, ?Fish in the Torah and Other Poems,? at noon in Carlson Hall, Room 115.

Meteorology Professor Norihiko Fukuta will speak on ?What Makes Energy Distribution in Equilibrium? A New Blackbody Radiation Theory in Unified Thermal Physics? at 2 p.m. in the Intermountain Network and Scientific Computing Center, Room 110.

David Virshup will speak on ?Clocks and Colonocytes: Signaling in Polyps and Circadian Rhythm? at 4 p.m. in the Huntsman Cancer Institute?s George S. and Dolores Dor Eccles auditorium.

?JUdance? will show the films ?Hestir Street? and ?Gefilte? at 7 p.m. in the union Theatre. Admission to all films is by donation, including canned food, with proceeds to benefit local charities.

March 29

Jeffery D. Tygesen, from Kennecott Energy Company in Wyoming, will give a mining and engineering seminar on ?Powder River Basin Operations? from 10:45 to 11:35 a.m. in the Engineering and Mines Classroom Building, Room 101.

Randy Halcomb from the University of Colorado at Boulder will speak on ?Synthesis of Glycopeptides and Related Biochemically Active Carbohydrates? at 10:45 a.m. in the Henry Eyring Building, Room 2006.

Corbin Harney, author and spiritual leader of the Western Shoshone, will speak on ?Only One Mother Earth? at 12:15 p.m. in 255 OSH.

The department of medicinal chemistry will hold two lectures: ?The Application of HA-Based Material as a Scaffold in Tissue Engineering,? by Yanchum Liu, and ?Diels-Alder Reaction: Remarks on Stereochemistry and its Role in Modern Organic Synthesis,? by Piotr Rzepecki. Both lectures will be held at 4 p.m. in L.S. Skaggs Hall, Room 316.

Anthony Shirley will speak about his Native American artwork with Navajo songs and storytelling at 7 p.m. in the union East Ballroom.

March 29

The departments of history and anthropology will hold a conference titled ?Frontiers Through Space and Time? today through March 31 in the Marriott Library auditorium. For information regarding times and speakers, call 581-8076.

March 30

The Student Green Party, Terra Firma and the Students for Sensible Drug Policy will hold a ?Critical Mass Bike Ride? at 4 p.m. The ride will begin in front of the Park Building.

April 4

Carl Sederholm, a doctoral candidate from the English department, will speak on ?Dormant Talismans? at noon in 115 Carlson Hall.

Chi Dang from Johns Hopkins University will lecture on ?Odyssey of the c-Myc Oncogene Through Shifting Paradigms? at 4 p.m. in the Huntsman Institute?s Eccles auditorium.

April 5

Timothy B. Dimock, senior mine engineer for PDD Technology, will speak on ?Research and Development in the Mining Industry? from 10:45 to 11:35 a.m. in 101 EMCB.

Demian Saffer from the University of Wyoming will lecture on ?Topographically Driven Groundwater Flow, Heat Transport, and the San Andreas Fault Heat-Flow Paradox? at 4 p.m. in 110 INSCC.

April 6

The English Student Advisory Committee will present an undergraduate conference titled ?Modernism: Frames and Fractures? at 1 p.m. in the Languages and Communication Building, Room 3880.

April 10

Greg Duncan, director of the Joint Center for Poverty Research at Northwestern University, will lecture on ?From Neurons to Neighborhoods: The Implications of Early Childhood Policies? at 10:45 a.m. in 255 OSH.

April 11

Joseph Gall from the Carnegie Institute of Washington will speak on ?Cajal Bodies: Their Role in RNA Transcription and Processing? at 4 p.m. in the Huntsman Institute?s Eccles auditorium.

April 12

Roderick K. Davey, president of Diacak Diamond Mines Inc., will speak on ?The Role of Community and Government Affairs in the Development of a Canadian Diamond Mine? from 10:45 to 11:35 a.m. in 101 EMCB.

Joel Pederson from Utah State University will lecture on ?New Views on the Erosion of the Grand Canyon Plateau and the Colorado Plateau? at 4 p.m. in 110 INSCC.

April 13

The Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence will host a discussion on ?Exciting New Uses for Technology in the Curriculum? from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Sterling W. Sill Center Large Conference Room.