The Johns Hopkins Gazette: September 7, 1999
Sep. 7-13

Johns Hopkins Gazette Online Edition



Mon., Sept. 7, 3 p.m. Otolaryngology Grand Rounds, with rotating roster of speakers; 6150 JHOC. JHMI



Jewish High Holidays--Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah and Tashlich--Conservative and Reform High Holiday services led by Jill Jacobs and Mark Popovsky of Jewish Theological Seminary, and Rabbi Stacey Bergman, respectively.

(all take place at Homewood):

Fri., Sept. 10--Erev Rosh Hashanah
* 5:30 p.m. Holiday dinner, Levering Market South Dining Room. Cost per meal is $5 for students, $10 for faculty and staff. Reservations required. 410-653-2265, ext. 12.
* 7:30 p.m. Services, Glass Pavilion, Levering.

Sat., Sept. 11--Rosh Hashanah
* 9:30 a.m. Services, Glass Pavilion.

Sun., Sept. 12--Rosh Hashanah
* 9:30 a.m. Services, Glass Pavilion.
* 5:15 p.m. Tashlich, meet at Glass Pavilion, Levering.

(all take place at the Bunting-Meyerhoff Interfaith Center, corner of Charles and University):

Fri., Sept. 10--Erev Rosh Hashanah
* 5:30 p.m. Dinner
* 7:30 p.m. Services

Sat., Sept. 11--Rosh Hashanah
* 9:30 a.m. Services



Mon., Sept. 7, noon. "Cell Adhesion, Signal Transduction and Cancer: The Armadillo Connection," a Biological Chemistry seminar with Mark Peifer, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; 612 Physiology. JHMI

Mon., Sept. 7, 12:15 p.m. "Developing Your Own Career in Science," a Carnegie Institution of Washington seminar with Sue Shafer, NIH/NIGMS; Seminar Room, 115 W. University Pkwy. HW

Thurs., Sept. 9, noon. "The Down Syndrome 'C' region: Critical Chromosome ... or Just Confusing?" a Cell Biology and Anatomy seminar with Roger Reeves; 110 WBSB. JHMI

Thurs., Sept. 9, 1 p.m. "Target Specific Mechanisms of Pre and Post-synaptic Plasticity at Mossy Fiber Synapses," a Neuroscience research seminar with Chris McBain, NICHD; 811 WBSB. JHMI

Thurs., Sept. 9, 4 p.m. "Rigid Body, Affine and Locally Deforming Registration Algorithms for Medical Imaging Based on Normalized Mutual Information," an Electrical and Computer Engineering seminar with David Hawkes, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Medicine, King's College London; 117 Barton. HW

Fri., Sept. 10, 12:15 p.m. "Communism Was Habit-Forming: Working to Change Bad Ones to Good in Today's Romania," a Center for Communication Programs seminar with Elizabeth DuVerlie; Haryono Room. JHMI

Mon., Sept. 13, 12:15 p.m. "Hybrids between HIV-1 and Yeast Retrotransposon Ty1," a Carnegie Institution of Washington seminar with Jeff Strathern, National Cancer Institute; Seminar Room, 115 W. University Pkwy. HW

Mon., Sept. 13, 12:30 p.m. "Writing for Professional Publications," a seminar for Hopkins nurses with Thomas Schwarz, The American Journal of Nursing. 410-955-7552. 202 Pinkard Bldg. JHMI



Fri., Sept. 10, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Student Employment Job Fair, an opportunity for students to meet with faculty, staff and area business leaders for part-time employment. 410-516-8032. Glass Pavilion, Levering. HW

The annual Student Job Fair will offer Hopkins students opportunities for part-time employment.

Mon., Sept. 13, 9 a.m. First Annual Research Day, sponsored by the Comprehensive Transplant Center, highlighting various transplant research being completed at Hopkins. Speakers include Claude Earl Fox, of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; William Pfaff, from the United Network for Organ Sharing; U.S. Rep. Thomas Bliley (R-Va.); Maryland state Sen. Paula Hollinger; Andrew Klein; and Allan Kirk, of the Naval Medical Research Institute. Tilghman Room, Turner Bldg. JHMI



Tues., Sept. 7, 1 p.m. The Marc Steiner Show. Computer/Internet Hour, with David Troy of Toad Net, Erik Monti of Charm Net and Sean Gallagher of Enterprise Development magazine.

Wed., Sept. 8, noon. The Marc Steiner Show. Diane Rehm, NPR talk show host and author of Finding My Voice.