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ARCHIVE CALENDAR 2001

FEB. 19-25

Terms of Engagement - Los Angeles and Urban Design.
Ongoing thru Feb. 24, 2001. Luckman Fine Arts Gallery.
Gallery hours: Mon.-Thu. and Sat., 12 noon-5 p.m.
This exhibition selectively and provocatively explores the diversity of Urban Design in Los Angeles, visually describing how people go about making the city visible to its inhabitants. It includes an introduction of the changing scale of urban interventions over time, representing projects such as Olmstead's proposed open space study which overlays Boston's 'Emerald Necklace' on a map of the Los Angeles basin and the plan of the original Pueblo at the confluence of the L.A. River and and Arroyo Seco. Organized by John Dale, Ben Caffey and the Urban Design Committee of the Los Angeles chapter of the American Institute of Architecture. Related symposium scheduled for Thu., Feb. 8, 7 p.m., in Los Angeles Room A, U-SU. Call (323) 343-6610. photo from the James Rojas' Series, The Creation of Place by Mexican and Mexican Americans in East Los Angeles

ART-Community College Exhibition.
Ongoing thru Feb. 22, 2001. Fine Arts Gallery, Fine Arts Building.
Gallery Hours: Mon.-Thu. & Sat., 12 noon-5 p.m.

Call (323) 343-4040.

EVENT-Engineering and Technology Week.
Mon., Feb. 19-Fri., Feb. 23.
Career Day: Thu., Feb. 22, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., U-SU.
E&T Banquet: Fri., Feb. 23 (time and location: TBA).

For more information, call (323) 343-4494.

EVENT-S.U.P.E.R Music Bingo Madness.
Mon., Feb. 19, 12 noon, Maxwell Theatre.
Students with valid I.D. can play bingo and win prizes including gift certificates to The Wherehouse, Virgin Records, Tower Records, Sam Goody's, Pennylane Records as well as two portable CD players. Call (323) 343-5110.

EVENT-Treasure Hunting.
Mon., Feb. 19, 12 noon-1 p.m., Engineering & Technology Patio.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Sponsored by IEEE. Call (323) 343-4500.

LECTURE-Engineering: the Magic of Disney.
Mon., Feb. 19, 1-2:30 p.m., Alhambra Room, University-Student Union.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Keynote presentation by Mike Withers, vice president of Show/Ride Engineering at Walt Disney. Sponsored by ETSC. Call (323) 343-4500.

LECTURE-Engineering Futures (Session One).
Mon., Feb. 19, 2:30-4 p.m., Los Angeles Room A, University-Student Union.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Sponsored by Tau Beta Pi. Call (323) 343-4500.

LECTURE-Resume Workshop.
Mon., Feb. 19, 6-7 p.m., Alhambra Room A, University-Student Union.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Sponsored by SHESS. Call (323) 343-4500.

EVENT-"Walk-up Career Center Services."
Tue., Feb. 20, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Main Walkway (in front of Career Center).
It's a great opportunity to get your questions answered on "on the spot" by career counselors regarding resume writing, career guidance, internships and campus interviews. Call (323) 343-3237.

EVENT-American Red Cross Blood Drive.
Tue., Feb. 20 & Wed., Feb. 21, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Main Walkway.
Call (323) 343-3301.

EVENT-Pop Bottle Rocket Competition.
Tue., Feb. 20, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Baseball Field.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Sponsored by NAIT. Call (323) 343-4500.

LECTURE-Engineering Futures (Session Two).
Tue., Feb. 20, 2-4 p.m., Alhambra Room A, University-Student Union.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Sponsored by Tau Beta Pi. Call (323) 343-4500.

LECTURE-"The Technique to Investing."
Tue., Feb. 20, 3 p.m., Los Angeles A Room, U-SU.
Did you ever want to know how to get into the world of investing? Are you afraid that you'll lose money making the wrong type of investment? Let Cal State L.A.'s Professor Frank Wu provide you with investing tips and strategies. Call (323) 343-5110.

LECTURE-Tae-Bo Workshop.
Tue., Feb. 20, 3 p.m., Alhambra B Room, U-SU.
Pump up your life by learning to exercise with tae-bo. Call (323) 343-5110.

READING-Cup of Culture Series-An Afternoon with Tajji Simone.
Tue., Feb. 20, 4:30 p.m., Café LA.
Check out the poetry of Tajji Simone. Experience black love, pride, and spirituality through her words. Call (323) 343-5001.

LECTURE-Dead Man Walking: The Journey-- An Evening with Sister Helen Prejean.
Tue., Feb. 20, 7 p.m., Los Angeles Room, U-SU.
Sister Helen Prejean, author of Dead Man Walking, will discuss her work to expose the inhumanity, racism, and classism of the death penalty. A reception with light refreshments will follow the lecture. Co-sponsored by Campus Ministries. Call (323) 343-5110.

MUSIC-Chamber Music Concert #1.
Tue., Feb. 20, 8 p.m., State Playhouse.
Thomas Verrier, director. General: $5. Call the Music Department at (323) 343-4060.

EVENT-Popsicle Tower Competition.
Wed., Feb. 21, 12 noon-1 p.m., Engineering and Technology Patio.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Sponsored by SHESS. Call (323) 343-4500.

LECTURE-Resume Critique.
Wed., Feb. 21, 1:30-4 p.m., San Gabriel Room, University-Student Union.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Professionals will help students develop a winning resume. Sponsored by ETSC & Career Center. Call (323) 343-4500.

EVENT-Straw Tower Competition.
Wed., Feb. 21, 2:30-3:30 p.m., Engineering and Technology Patio.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Sponsored by SWE. Call (323) 343-4500.

MUSIC-Java and Jam: Nasscar Poets.
Wed., Feb. 21, 3 p.m., Café LA.
The songs of the Nasscar Poets include radio-oriented singles and alternative music. Call (323) 343-5110.

LECTURE-Learning the Art of Living with Food.
Wed., Feb. 21, 3-4 p.m., Student Health Center, Rm. 213.
Call (323) 343-3301.

LECTURE-"How To Interview With School Districts And Your First Year In Teaching."
Wed., Feb. 21, 4:30-6 p.m., U-SU Alhambra A & B.
Presenter Mike Popoff, Assistant Superintendent of Personnel of West Covina Unified School District. Call (323) 343-3237.

LECTURE-Film Scoring Lecture.
Wed., Feb. 21, 6:30 p.m., South Pasadena Room, U-SU.
Discover the musical experience of film scoring. Cal State L.A. Alumni Composer Armando Torres will discuss the historical origins of film scoring, while addressing the different styles of music involved in this profession. Call (323) 343-5110.

MUSIC-Jazz Ensembles Concert.
Wed., Feb. 21, 8 p.m., State Playhouse.
Paul De Castro, director. General: $5. Call the Music Department at (323) 343-4060.

EVENT-E&T Career Day.
Thu., Feb. 22, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Los Angeles Room, University-Student Union.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Industry representatives will be on campus recruiting for open positions. Sponsored by ASCE. Call (323) 343-4500.

FILM-Higher Learning.
Thu., Feb. 22, 12 noon & 6 p.m., Maxwell Theatre.
Higher Learning, starring Laurence Fishburne, Ice Cube, Jennifer Connelly, and Tyra Banks, is a thought-provoking film about diversity at a college campus. Directed by John Singleton, 1994, 127 minutes. Call (323) 343-5110.

LECTURE-CPR Training (American Heart Association).
Thu., Feb. 22, 1-6 p.m., Student Health Center, Rm. 215.
Call (323) 343-3301.

EVENT-Foil Floater.
Thu., Feb. 22, 2:30-4 p.m., Engineering and Technology Patio.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Sponsored by Chi Epsilon. Call (323) 343-4500.

LECTURE-Tae-Bo Workshop.
Thu., Feb. 22, 3 p.m., Montebello Room, U-SU.
Pump up your life by learning to exercise with tae-bo. Call (323) 343-5110.

EVENT-The Fitness Center Open House.
Thu., Feb. 22, 3-4 p.m., P.E. 124.
The Fitness Center provides students, faculty and staff with a safe environment that fosters individual achievement in fitness and wellness. Come see and learn about the new state-of-the-art facility on campus for your health, fitness and wellness. Tour the facility and meet the trainers. Call (323) 343-4650.

EVENT-Pinewood Derby Race.
Thu., Feb. 22, 6-8:30 p.m., Engineering and Technology Patio.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Build wood vehicles and race them at a ramp. Sponsored by SAE. Call (323) 343-4500.

MUSIC-New Music Ensemble.
Thu., Feb. 22, 8 p.m., Music Hall.
John M. Kennedy, director. General: $10; student/senior: $5. Call the Music Department at (323) 343-4060.

LECTURE-9th Annual Cal State L.A. Symposium of Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity.
Fri., Feb. 23, 2001.
Oral presentations: 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., University-Student Union (L.A. Rooms A&B, Maxwell Theatre and So. Pasadena Room).
Poster displays: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Fine Arts Gallery.

Co-sponsored by the Office of Graduate Studies and Research, and the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi. (Awards reception scheduled for Tue., Feb. 27, 3-5 p.m., at the Roybal Center.) For more information, contact Evelyn Winchester at (323) 343-3817 or visit the Symposium 2001 Web site www.calstatela.edu/academic/aa/gsr/symposium2001.

MUSIC-3rd Annual Juke Joint & Blues Concert.
Fri., Feb. 23, 6 p.m., University-Student Union.
The shimmy shack is the place to be! Come and dance the night away with the blues of Blind Pig Recording Artist Arthur Adams and his band. Soul food will be served. Tickets are $4, students; $7, general, and will be available in advance at the U-SU Information Booth. Call (323) 343-5001.

EVENT-E&T Banquet.
Fri., Feb. 23, 6 p.m.-12 midnight, Almansor Court, Alhambra.
Part of the 2001 E&T Week Celebration. Student organizations are organizing an exciting evening for your enjoyment. Guest speaker Don Miskowich, producer/consultant at Digital Motion Pictures, will talk about "The Magic of Digital Hollywood." Sponsored by ETSC and E&T student organizations. Call (323) 343-4500.

THEATRE-John Lion New Works Festival.
Feb. 23-24, 8 p.m. & Feb. 25, 2:30 p.m., Music Hall.
The John Lion New Works Festival 2001 features short, one-act scripts: The Boy With the Perfect Smile by Megan Duffy; Walk the Dog by Jane Jeffers; Bessie's Blues by Lucille M. Oliver; Dreams, Recipes and the Misadventures of an Aztec Goddess by Roxana Sanchez. The Festival will also include four, one-minute car plays: No Perfect Place by Agnessa V. Vardanci; Bittersweet Surprises by LaMonica Peters; His Baby by Staci Moore Mitchell; and Fright Night by Roxana Salazar. All student playwrights under the direction of professor Jose Cruz Gonzalez. Students/seniors, $5; general, $10. Call (323) 343-4118.

MUSIC-Faculty-Artist Recital: Jazz Studies Faculty.
Fri., Feb. 23, 8 p.m., State Playhouse.
"Music by Artists Ken Burns Left Out" concert featuring Paul De Castro and Jeff Benedict, along with Rick Shaw and Megan Foley, bass and drums. General: $15; student/senior: $5. Call the Music Department at (323) 343-4060.

MUSIC-James Newton & The New Luckman Jazz Orchestra.
Sat., Feb. 24, 8 p.m., Luckman Theatre.
Award-winning flutist and composer James Newton is a faculty member in the Cal State L.A. For this inaugural concert, Mr. Newton will conduct compositions of his own as well as works by Charles Mingus, Duke Ellington, and others. Luckman: (323) 343-6600 or TicketMaster: (213) 365-3500.