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College of Osteopathic Medicine's Geriatric Education Brown Bag Seminar
Feb. 3 from noon to 1 p.m.
O'Bleness Memorial Hospital room B-9
Anthony Chila, D.O., professor of family medicine, will present "Graceful Aging with OMT (Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment)." The seminar will cover treatment techniques that will treat pain and help flexibility for elderly patients.

Contemporary History Institute's Speaker Series
Feb. 6 at 4 p.m.
Brown House Seminar Room
Bradley Martin, will be speaking on "North Korea: A Journalist's Prespective." Martin is this year's Scripps Howard Visiting Professional in the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism and Veteran Asia Correspondent for Newsweek, The Asian Wall Street Journal and other publications. Contact: Kara Dunfee at (740) 593-4362 or dunfeek@ohio.edu.

International Studies Forum
Feb. 7 from 4 to 5 p.m.
Scripps Hall, Anderson Auditorium
Zakes Mda, South African writer and visiting professor in the Creative Writing Program, will be the featured speaker. Contact: Jennifer Cochran at (740) 593-1842 or cochraj1@ohio.edu. Cost: Free.

Nguzo Saba, "Life Beyond College: Using the skills from today for tomorrow"
Feb. 8 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Baker Center Ballroom
There will be workshops on various Kwanzaa principles and a keynote speaker. Tickets are available in Baker Center room 428 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Contact: Michelle Ward at mw221399@ohio.edu or Alexis Charity at acharityc7@yahoo.com. Cost: $2 in advance, $5 at the door.


"Porgy and Bess"
Jan. 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium
This "Folk Opera" tells the story of crippled Porgy and his doomed love affair with the gorgeous Bess. Cost: students $10, general admission $20, seniors $18.

Jimmy Bosch Concert
Feb. 1 from 8 to 10 p.m.
Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium
Jimmy Bosch, the famous salsa musician from New York, will perform. Contact: Patrick Wong at (740) 597-6342 or yw339100@ohio.edu. Cost: students $10, non-students $12.

"A Lie of the Mind"
Feb. 5 to 15 from 8 to 9:30 p.m.
Elizabeth Evans Baker Theater, Kantner Hall
The drama tells the story of two families connected by a violent marriage who struggle to make sense of relationships that become increasingly disturbing and dangerous. For reservations call (740) 593-4800. Cost: students $7, general admission $9, seniors $7.

Joanne Frueh Reading
Feb. 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Music Recital Hall
Art critic and performance artist Joanna Frueh will read from her work. Contact: Jean Cunningham at (740) 593-4181 or cunningh@ohio.edu. Cost: Free.


Microsoft Powerpoint XP: Intermediate
Feb. 5 from 10 a.m. to noon
Computer Services Center, Room 114
In this continuation of the PowerPoint Introduction seminar, learn how to add special effects such as animation, word art and customized clip art. Learn how to create speaker notes and a variety of audience handouts. Finally, you will learn how to add hyperlinks and save the presentation as a Web page. Prerequisite: PowerPoint XP: Introduction seminar. Contact: Linda Lawson at(740) 593-9433 or compseminars@ohio.edu. Cost: Free.

JavaScript: Introduction
Feb. 10 from 1 to 3 p.m.
Computer Services Center, Room 114
Learn how to add special effects to Web pages with mouse-overs, pop-up windows, alerts, hot links and form validation. This scripting language is considered a core skill for Web page development. With JavaScript, you can extend the usefulness of your pages beyond what you can do with HTML. Prerequisites: HTML Introduction and HTML Intermediate seminars. Contact: Linda Lawson at (740) 593-9433 or compseminars@ohio.edu. Cost: Free.


Red Cross Blood Drive
Jan. 30 from noon to 6 p.m.
Convocation Center Lobby
The College of Osteopathic Medicine and Ohio Athletics are sponsoring a blood drive to help the American Red Cross, whose supply has reached a dangerously low level. One point of blood can help save the lives of as many as three people. For an appointment call (740) 593-9572.

Photographic Exhibit: African American Period Clothing
Feb. 3 to 22 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Alden Gallery, Grover Center 3rd floor
This exhibit features photographs from the early 20th Century depicting African American people in period clothing. For more information call (740) 593-1433. Cost: Free.

Sankofa Museum History Exhibit
Feb. 3 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Baker Center Ballroom
The Sankofa Museum "on wheels," a traveling museum of black history, will display a private collection of art, historic artifacts and rare collectibles depicting black history since 1860 and the slave trade. The name "Sankofa" means "looking back" in Swahili. Cost: Free.

Friends of the Libraries Book Sale
Feb. 6 from 7 to 9 p.m. and Feb. 7 and 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
seventh floor of Alden Library
Cost: $1 per book; $3 per bag on Saturday after 1 p.m. There will be a pre-sale Thursday evening. All books $2 with a limit of 50 books. Contact: George W. Bain at (740) 593-2710 or bain@ohio.edu.

People of Color: A Multicultural Role in History
Feb. 1 to March 31
Kennedy Museum of Art, Lin Hall
This local history exhibition features photographs, text and documentation related to the development of a diverse and culturally unique community in and around Kilvert, Ohio. Guest curated by David Butcher. Museum hours: Tues., Wed., Fri.: 12 to 5 p.m.; Thur.: 12 to 8 p.m.; Sat./Sun.: 1 to 5 p.m.; other times by appointment. Contact: Clair Carpenter at (740) 593-0955 or carpente@ohio.edu.Cost: Free.

American Studies Discussion Series
Feb. 14 from 3 to 5 p.m.
The Central Region Humanities Center, 203 Technology and Enterprise Building #20, The Ridges
Jerry Miller, associate professor, INCO, and Ann Gordon, assistant professor of political science, will present a paper titled "Race, Gender and Videostyle: When Stereotypes Collide." Contact: Diana Glaizer at (740) 593-4602 or glaizer@ohio.edu if you plan to attend. Those confirming their reservation, upon request, will receive a copy of the presentation paper for their review prior to the presentation/discussion.

Red Green's "Duct Tape Forever"
Feb. 8 at 1 p.m.
The Athena
The movie follows the zany Possum Lodge crew who must win third place in the Minneapolis duct tape sculpture contest. For advance ticket information contact: Adam Fowler at 1-800-456-2044 or at Adam_Fowler@woub.pbs.org.

"Story" - the paintings of David Raune
Feb. 1 to 28, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Lindley Cultural Center Art Gallery
David Raune's creative and artistic aim is to create formed patterns of meaning from the text of his identity. His paintings are the representations of his memories. Contact: Angela Davis at (740) 597-2111 or davisa1@ohio.edu. Cost: Free.

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