Editor: Keith Davis
Writers: Dave Maley
Publisher: Office of Public Information

Volume 22, No. 3   September 20, 1999



Whalen Center to Open: Community Invited

Schedule of Events

The James J. Whalen Center for Music, the new showcase home of the School of Music, will celebrate its formal opening on Friday and Saturday, October 1–2.

Professionals Symposium to Feature Former Prisoner

Chinese human rights activist and former political prisoner Harry Wu will deliver the keynote address at the 14th annual Professionals Symposium Saturday, September 25.


Pianist Angela Hewitt is Thaler Concert Recitalist

Hailed as "one of the outstanding Bach pianists of our time," Hewitt will be performing in Ford Hall on Tuesday, September 28 in a program of Bach, Beethoven, and Handel.


"Cinema on the Edge" Starts September 27

The series of six fall film screenings will be held in Park Auditorium, beginning with "Lethal Lesbians," a lecture and screenings by film critic B. Ruby Rich.

River City Brass Band to Open Contert Season

The Ithaca College Concerts season will start on Saturday, September 25, with a performance by the Pittsburgh-based ensemble known for its versions of classics like "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" and medleys featuring works of composers such as Glenn Miller and Irving Berlin.

Suzanne Kunkel to Give Gerontology Series Talk

The Gerontology Institute's Distinguished Speaker Series will continue on Monday, October 4, with a talk by the director of the Scripps Gerontology Center.

Ithaca College Theatre Opens 1999–2000 Season

Eric Overmeyer's Dark Rapture will raise the curtain on Ithaca College Theatre's season with performances in the Clark Theatre beginning September 30

Calendar of Events

What's happening on the Ithaca College campus September 20–October 6

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