Calendar notices should be submitted to: Calendar Coordinator, 100 Koch Hall; e-mail: tcapuano@odu.edu; fax: 683-5501. The next Calendar will be dated March 24 to April 9. The deadline for submission of events is noon Thursday, March 16. (FMI is the number for more information; $ indicates an admission fee.)

Speakers

Monday, March 13
Francis Adams, professor of political science and geography, “Defining Humanitarian Intervention” for the Great Decisions Lecture Series, 3 p.m., Burgess Room, BAL. FMI, 683-3923.

Thursday, March 16
Michael A. Bellesiles, founder of Emory University’s Violence Studies Program and author of “The Origin of America’s Gun Culture, 1609-1876,” presents “Samuel Colt and the Origins of American Gun Culture” for the President’s Lecture Series (Distinguished Presidential Lecture in History), 8 p.m., 102 MGB. FMI, 683-3114.

Howard van Till, Calvin College physics professor emeritus, “Scientific Creationism: Science, Pseudoscience or Folk-Science?” for the Modern Pseudoscience Lecture Series, sponsored by the College of Sciences, 8 p.m., 104 BAL. FMI, 683-4619.

Friday, March 17
Mike Barbachem, of URS-Freiner Woodward Clyde, “Physicochemical Removal of Ammonia from Wastewater” for the Environmental Engineering Seminar Series, 11 a.m., 239 Kaufman Hall. FMI, 683-3753.

Howard van Till, Calvin College physics professor emeritus, “The Legend of the Shrinking Sun: A Case Study Comparing Professional Science and Scientific Creationism” for the Modern Pseudoscience Lecture Series, sponsored by the College of Sciences, 3 p.m., 200 Oceanography and Physics Bldg. FMI, 683-4619.

Monday, March 20
Christine Drake, professor of geography,“Turmoil in Indonesia” for the Great Decisions Lecture Series, 3 p.m., Burgess Room, BAL. FMI, 683-3923.

Tuesday, March 21
Irene Finel-Honigman, adjunct professor of international business at Johns Hopkins University, “Euro-Dollar Competitiveness: The First European Union/U.S. Challenge for the Next Century” for the Economics Club of Hampton Roads, noon, Sheraton Waterside Hotel, Norfolk. FMI, 683-3520. $

David Metzger, assistant professor of English, “Psychoanalysis and the Theology of Suffering” for the Literature Faculty Forum, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Burgess Room, BAL. FMI, 683-3991.

Thursday, March 23
Susan Komives, author of “Exploring Leadership: For College Students Who Want to Make a Difference” and “Student Services: A Handbook for the Profession,” two presentations in the H/NN Room of Webb Center: “Trends in Higher Education in the 21st Century,” 9:30-11:30 a.m.; and “Developing Civic Leadership,” 1:30-3 p.m. Sponsored by the Student Services Professional Development Committee. FMI, 683-3445.

Naomi Wolf, noted feminist, social critic and author, “Ethical Leadership for the 21st Century” for the President’s Lecture Series, 8 p.m., 102 MGB. FMI, 683-3114.

Friday, March 24
Clifton Bell, of Malcolm-Pirnie Inc., “Water Quality Assessment: Total Maximum Discharge Loads” for the Environmental Engineering Seminar Series, 11 a.m., 157 Education Bldg. FMI, 683-3753.



Workshops

Tuesday, March 14
“Learn to Search the Web Effectively,” 12:30 p.m, 163 Perry Library. FMI, 683-4182.

Wednesday, March 15
“Finding and Using Tests and Measurements Resources,” 2-3 p.m., 163 Perry Library. FMI, 683-5909.

Saturday, March 18
“Using the Compendex Database and Other Engineering Resources,” 9:30- 11:30 a.m, Perry Library. FMI, 683-4182.

Mon., Mar. 20 - Wed., Mar. 22
“Logistics and Supply Chain Management,” sponsored by the Center for Global Business and Executive Education and the International Maritime Ports and Logistics Management Institute, Norfolk World Trade Center, Norfolk. FMI, 683-4603. $

Saturday, March 25
“Using the Cambridge Scientific Databases Effectively,” 9:30-11:30 a.m, Perry Library. FMI, 683-5909.



Meetings

Thursday, March 16
Association of University Administrators brown bag luncheon, featuring guest speaker Linda Bowden, a professional organizer, on “How to Get a Clutter Free Office or Home,” noon to 1:15 p.m., Potomac/York River Room, Webb Center.

Monday, March 20
Board of Visitors Executive Committee, 3 p.m., Board Room, Webb Center. FMI, 683-3072,



Performances

Saturday, March 11
The music dept., featuring Frank Ward, Elizabeth Hogue, the Madrigal Singers and Collegium Musicum, will present portions of Claudio Monteverdi’s “L’Orfeo,” 2 p.m., Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk. A tour of the museum’s “Ancient Gold Jewelry” exhibit begins at 1 p.m. (There is no charge for the performance or tour, but there is an admission fee for entrance to the museum.) FMI, 683-4065.

Tuesday, March 14
Vocal Jazz Ensemble concert, directed by Maurice Williams, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-4061.

Wednesday, March 15
Wind Ensemble concert, directed by Dennis Zeisler, 7:30 p.m., University Theatre. FMI, 683-4061.

Sat., March 18 - Sun., March 19
Classical Period Piano Competition finals, 7:30 p.m. Sat.; 3 p.m. Sun.; Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-4061.

Monday, March 20
Diehn Concert Series, featuring pianist Alexei Lubimov, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-4061.

“Off the Wall: The Life and Works of Charlotte Perkins Gilman,” performed by Ann Timmons, 7-9 p.m., H/NN Room, Webb Center. FMI, 683-4019.

Fri., Mar. 24 - Sun., Mar. 26
Playtime Theatre for All Ages presents “When Animals Talked,” based on Native American tales, 7 p.m. Fri.; 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Sat.; and 2:30 p.m. Sun., University Theatre. FMI, 683-5305. $.

Saturday, March 25
Cavalier Consort concert, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 421-0431. $..



Exhibitions

Through March 26
“Embracing Paradox,” prints and sculptures by James Surls, University Gallery, 350 W. 21st. St., Norfolk. FMI, 683-4047.



Miscellaneous

Wednesday, March 15
Big Blue Major Experience, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., North Mall, Webb Center. FMI, 683-3699.

Thursday, March 16
“Festival of Nations” international festival, sponsored by the Office of International Programs, 9 a.m.,to 2 p.m., FMI, 683-4756.

Friday, March 17
Creative writing program student reading, 7 p.m., Prince Booksellers, 109 E. Main St., Norfolk. FMI, 683-4470.

Saturday, March 18
Seventh annual Model League of Arab States, 1-3 p.m., 102 MGB. FMI, 683-3828.

Wednesday, March 22
“Ready or Not,” preretirement information session, sponsored by the Human Resources Dept., 8:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., River Rooms, Webb Center. FMI, 683-4237.

“Promising Practices in Working with Troubled Youths,” a working conference for school personnel, Chesapeake/Norfolk Room, Webb Center. FMI, 683-3225.

Thursday, March 23
TIAA-CREF individual information sessions, all day, Webb Center. Appt. necessary. FMI, 1-800-842-2008.

Friday, March 24
“Changing Practices in Evaluating Teaching: A Practical Guide to Improved Faculty Performance and Promotion/Tenure Decisions,” a live teleconference sponsored by the Virginia Tidewater Consortium, 1-3 p.m., WHRO-TV, Hampton Blvd. FMI, 683-3183.

“Cabaret Culture: Paris - Berlin - New York,” a multimedia presentation sponsored by the foreign languages and literatures dept., 3-5 p.m., Burgess Room, BAL. FMI, 683-3981.

Saturday, March 25
“The Cipher 2000,” an Asian-American arts showcase, sponsored by the Filipino-American Student Association, 6 p.m., 104 BAL. FMI, 683-5099. $



Sports

Fri., March 10 - Sat., March 11
Women’s basketball CAA Tournament, Siegel Center, Richmond. FMI, 683-4444. $

Friday, March 10
Baseball team vs. Princeton, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Saturday, March 11
Baseball team vs. Princeton, 1 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Sunday, March 12
Baseball team vs. Princeton, 3 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Tuesday, March 14
Baseball team vs. Va. Tech, 3 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Wednesday, March 15
Baseball team vs. Va. Tech, 3 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Friday, March 17
Baseball team vs. Richmond, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Saturday, March 18
Baseball team vs. Richmond, 2 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Sunday, March 19
Baseball team vs. Richmond, 1 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Friday, March 24
Baseball team vs. George Mason, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Saturday, March 25
Baseball team vs. George Mason, 2 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Sunday, March 26
Baseball team vs. George Mason, 1 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $



Deadlines

Friday, March 17
Applications due for Aug. 8-22 faculty exchange program with Japan’s Kitakyushu University. FMI, 683-5195.