Events

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April 24

Rehan Basta, a graduate student of chemistry, will lecture on ?Transition Metal Mediated Oligomerization and Hydroformylation Reactions in Ionic Liquids? at 10:45 a.m. in the Henry Eyring Building, Room 2006.

The Middle Eastern Studies Student Advisory Committee will hold an organizational meeting for next year from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in Orson Spencer Hall, Room 153.

Andrew Welch, director of admissions from Dartmouth Medical School, will visit all interested premed students from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the Eyring Building, room 2030.

Wylie Burke from the University of Washington will speak on ?Screening for Iron Overload: Ethics and Efficacy? at 4 p.m. in the Eccles Institute of Human Genetics auditorium.

Anthony G. M. Barrett from the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine in the United Kingdom will speak on ?Alkene Metathesis: Applications from Small Molecules to ROMPgels? at 4 p.m. in the Eyring Building, Room 2006.

April 25

Wilfred Samuels, professor of English, will give a lecture titled, ??A Pantry Full?: Domesticity and Black Masculinity in Claude McKay?s Home to Harlem? at noon in Carlson Hall, Room 115.

Alexander E. MacDonald, from NOAA Forecast Systems Laboratory in Boulder, Colo., will speak on ?Diagnosis of Mass, Motion and Moisture from a Surface Network of GPS Receivers? at 2 p.m. in the Intermountain Network and Scientific Computing Center, Room 110.

Tian Xu from Yale University will speak on ?Tumor Suppressors and Mechanisms of Size Control? at 4 p.m. in the Huntsman Cancer Institute George S. and Dolores Dor Eccles Auditorium.

The International Center will hold a lecture by Barbara Richards on ?Hosteling Around the World? at 4 p.m. in the A. Ray Olpin University Union Den.

University of Utah Facilities Management will hold a meeting with university planners to discuss current physical facilities projects and planning issues at 5 p.m. in the University Services Building.

April 26

Today is the last day of Spring Semester classes.

David Valle from Johns Hopkins University will lecture on ?The Human Genome: What?s There and What Does It Mean for Medicine?? at 8 a.m. in the Primary Children?s Medical Center third-floor auditorium.

Earl White, vice president of operations at American Gilsonite Co., will speak on ?Operations at the American Gilsonite Co.? from 10:45 to 11:35 a.m. in the Engineering and Mines Classroom Building, Room 101.

Joan Broderick from Michigan State University will speak on ?Adenosylmethionine-dependent Iron-Sulfer Cluster Enzymes: Unraveling a New Mechanism for Biological Radical Generation? at 10:45 a.m. in the Eyring Building, Room 2006.

Jane and Steve Payne will demonstrate and teach Tango dancing from 4 to 6 p.m. in the union East Ballroom.

The Student Alumni Association will have a house party to honor graduating seniors with music, food, dancing, prizes and games from 6 to 11 p.m. at the Alumni House. All students are invited to attend.

April 27

Red Butte Garden is offering free admission as part of its Garden Gift Days program.

The department of medicinal chemistry will hold a lecture by Pamela Dominick titled, ?The Chemical and Biological Analysis of Novel Thiazolidine Prodrugs of L-Cysteine,? at 4 p.m. in 316 L.S. Skaggs Hall.

April 29

Film Front will show the Taiwanese film ?Puppet Master? at 7 p.m. in the OSH auditorium.

May 1

Aubrey Hooks, special coordinator for African Crises Response Initiative and former U.S. Ambassador to The Republic of Congo, will speak on ?U.S. Interests in Africa? at 10:45 a.m. in 255 OSH.