The Johns Hopkins Gazette: June 11, 2001
June 11-25

Johns Hopkins Gazette Online Edition



Sat., June 23, 7:30 p.m. Baltimore Songwriters Association annual concert, featuring 13 Baltimore-area singer-songwriters and bands. $10 suggested donation. 410-516-4695 for reservations. Swirnow Theater, Mattin Center. HW



Mon., June 11, 12:15 p.m. "CASE: A Scientist's Perspective of What It Takes to Make Schools in the Nation's Capital Work," a Carnegie Institution of Washington seminar with Ines Cifuentes, CASE and First Light; Seminar Room, 115 W. University Pkwy. HW

Tues., June 12, noon. "Mitochondrial ATP Synthase: A Fascinating Story About Motors, Mechanism and Medicine," a Biological Chemistry seminar with Peter Pedersen; 612 Physiology. JHMI

Mon., June 18, 12:15 p.m. "Cellular and Molecular Biology of Huntington's Disease," a Carnegie Institution of Washington seminar with Christopher Ross; Seminar Room, 115 W. University Pkwy. HW

Tues., June 19, noon. "Profiling and Imaging of Peptides and Proteins in Tissues Using Mass Spectrometry," a Biological Chemistry seminar with Richard Caprioli, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine; 612 Physiology. JHMI

Mon., June 25, 4 p.m. "Visual Saliency Alone Does Not Predict Direction of Gaze While Walking: Normal Vision and Vision Impairment," a seminar with Kathleen Turano. Sponsored by the Zanvyl Krieger Mind/Brain Institute. 338 Krieger. HW



Wed., June 13, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Health Awareness Day for Johns Hopkins Universty faculty and staff, with exhibition booths for blood pressure and cholesterol screening, body composition analysis, seated massage, healthy cooking, nutrition and fitness, women's and men's health issues, and "fun in the sun" information. Sponsored by Benefits Administration and Occupational Health Services. 410-516-0450. Glass Pavilion, Levering. HW

Wed., June 13, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. "Evening of Traditional Beverages," a program on the history of Maryland wines with wine tasting led by Susan Daniel of Boordy Vineyards, and preparation of an appetizer to complement the wine by John Shields of Gertrude's. $15 for Homewood House members, $18 for non-members. 410-516-8639 for reservations. Guests going to dinner at Gertrude's after the program will receive a 20 percent discount. Homewood House lawn. HW

Sat., June 16, noon to 5 p.m. "Discovering Maryland Wineries," a narrated bus tour of scenic Boordy Vineyards, Woodhall Vineyards and Basignani Winery, including gourmet picnic lunch and tastings, with Kevin Atticks, author of Discovering Maryland Wineries. $60 for Hopkins employees. The motorcoach will leave from and return to Evergreen House, 4545 N. Charles St. 410-516-8639, for reservations.

Fri., June 22, 6 p.m. Black Faculty and Staff Association fifth anniversary banquet, featuring a social hour, dinner and a jazz music performance by Dontae Winslow. Admission is free for all BFSA members, $15 for non-members. No tickets sold at the door; RSVP required. For tickets or more information, call 410-614-5475, 410-516-8380 or 410-516-0256. Glass Pavilion, Levering. HW



Two Gentlemen of Verona, a Theatre Hopkins production of Shakespeare's comedy. $15, $5 for children under 12.

Sat., June 16, 8 p.m. and Sun., June 17, 2:15 p.m. Shriver Hall. HW

Sat., June 23, and Sun., June 24, 6:45 p.m. Upper Gardens, Evergreen House, 4545 N. Charles St. Audience members are encouraged to bring picnics. The Evergreen House grounds open at 5:30 p.m. For reservations or more information, 410-516-7159.

The upper gardens of Evergreen become a theater for Theatre Hopkins' final production of the season, June 23 and 24.