The Johns Hopkins Gazette: July 21, 2003
July 21, 2003
VOL. 32, NO. 40


In Brief

Johns Hopkins Gazette Online Edition

JHU Night at Camden Yards features Orioles vs. Yanks

The Office of Faculty, Staff and Retiree Programs will sponsor JHU Night at Camden Yards on Saturday, Aug. 16. The game -- Baltimore Orioles vs. New York Yankees -- will begin at 7:05 p.m.

Tickets -- available on a first-come, first-served basis to JHU affiliates -- are $13 each seat for all ages; payment must be received before tickets can be guaranteed.

For ticket information and availability, contact Matt Smith in the Office of Faculty, Staff and Retiree Programs at or 410-516-0345. Those who leave a message are asked to give their name, Johns Hopkins affiliation, contact information and the number of tickets desired.

Payments should be delivered in person (call first) or sent by U.S. mail to JHU Orioles Tickets, Evergreen House, 3rd floor, 4545 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21210-2693. Campus mail is not recommended for mailing payments. Checks or money orders should be made out to JHU Orioles.

JHMI's Cooley Center to host golf tournament at Clifton Park

JHMI's Denton A. Cooley Center has planned another best-ball golf tournament, which will be held at the nearby Clifton Park Golf Course on Friday, Aug. 15. Prizes will be given to the winning team (low score), the longest drive and closest to the pin.

The cost is $25 per player for a four-player team. Payment includes greens fees, cart and a giveaway item. Space is limited. To sign up a team, stop by the center. The deadline to register with full payment is 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 8. For more details, 410-955-2513.

Wanted: Employees involved with United Way agencies

The Office of Faculty, Staff and Retiree Programs is soliciting help from university employees who currently volunteer or receive services at a United Way agency, or know someone at Johns Hopkins who does. As part of the information gathering effort, participants will be asked to share their experiences so that their JHU colleagues can better understand the importance of the United Way in our community.

Local agencies including Baltimore Reads, Big Brothers Big Sisters, American Cancer Society, the League for People with Disabilities and St. Jerome's Head Start are just some United Way beneficiaries.

To participate, contact Lesley Giles at 410-516-0373 or

Biology prof Philip Hartman to be remembered on July 25

A memorial service will be held on Friday, July 25, for Philip Hartman, professor emeritus of biology in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences.

Hartman, who died from cancer on May 4 at the age of 79, was a pioneer in microbial genetics and mutagenesis, a process essential to understanding the development of cancer.

The service, sponsored by the Biology Department, will take place from 10 a.m. to noon in Mudd Hall Auditorium on the Homewood campus.