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February 26, 2004
Contact: Jean Wasp, Media Relations Coordinator, (707) 664-2057
Media Calendar for Week of February 29AFRICAN DIASPORA FILM FESTIVAL— This series aims to give moviegoers an opportunity to experience the breadth of the African diasporal experience to the largest extent possible. The list of films features the experiences of persons of African descent in various parts of Africa, South America, the Caribbean, and the United States. Admission is free for SSU students, $7 per film general admission. A $15 weekend pass is also available. African Diaspora Film Festival. 10 a.m., Sunday, Feb. 29, Salazar Hall 2021, (707) 664-2710.
RECENT ADVANCES IN SOLAR ELECTRIC POWER AND 21ST CENTURY APPLICATIONS — Dr. Charlie Gay of SunPower discusses the latest advances in solar cell manufacturing and the range of uses resulting in commercial success around the world. What Physicists Do Lecture Series. 4 p.m., Monday, March 1, Darwin 108, (707) 664-2119.
SOCIOLOGY OF GENOCIDE — Lecture by Myrna Goodman, Director of Holocaust and Genocide Studies Center. Holocaust Lecture Series. 4 p.m., Tuesday, March 2, Warren Auditorium, (707) 664-4076.
HEAD START AND THE WAR ON POVERTY — Lecture with Dr. David Walls, Sociology Department. Provost's Lecture Series. Noon, Wednesday, March 3, Schulz 3001, (707) 664-4240.
PROBLEMS ON THE BORDER BETWEEN GEOMETRY & NUMBER THEORY Don Chakerian of UC Davis discusses some problems concerning configurations of points that are at integer or rational distances from each other. M*A*T*H Colloquium. 4 p.m., Wednesday, March 3, Darwin 108, (707) 664-2368.
PUBLICLY-FUNDED ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROGRAMS — Lecture with Matt Brost, Regional Manager of RLW Analytics. Green Building Lecture and Film Series. 4 p.m., Wednesday, March 3, Environmental Technology Center, (707) 664-2577.
DOT-COM WAR STORIES: HOW (AND HOW NOT TO) RUN A WEB STUDIO — Lecture by Liz
Warner, MadFish, San Francisco who co-owned and managed a web studio during the dot-com boom and bust. Her presentation will include tips on self-employment, how to thrive in any economy, and client management for programmers. Computer Science Colloquium. Noon, Thursday, March 4, Darwin 108, (707) 664-2667.
ECOSYSTEM FUNCTION AND THE ROLE OF FUNGI: THE BIOLOGICAL-MANAGEMENT
INTERFACE — Lecture with Lawrence Glacy, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies. Biology Colloquium. 4:30 p.m., Thursday, March 4, Darwin 108, (707) 664-2189.
FOUR SCULPTORS — Works by Gigi Janchang, Kyunghee Lee, Jann Nunn, and Ulrike Palmbach. Curated by Jann Nunn, Art Department. Four Sculptors. 10 a.m., Friday, March 5, Schulz Information Center Art Gallery, (707) 664-4240.
THIRD ANNUAL LANGUAGE FESTIVAL — Students of the Spanish, French and German languages compete, perform, and celebrate cultural diversity. 9 a.m., Saturday, March 6, Cooperage, (707) 664-3159.
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