News Brief/Calendar of Events

September 26, 2004

Gwenne Culpepper, University Marketing & Public Relations, (319) 273-6728

Tuesday, Sept. 28

HIV/AIDS discussion featuring individuals living with the disease, 7 p.m., in Schindler Education Center, Room 252. Contact: Joan Thompson, health aid coordinator, (319) 273-2198.

Wednesday, Sept. 29

Reel to Real Film Series, 'Rape Is,' a half-hour documentary about consequences of rape, at noon, in the University Room South of Maucker Union. Contact: Guy Sims, associate director of Maucker Union,

(319) 273-2683.

Department of Political Science Faculty Speakers Series, 'Privatizing State Coercion: State, Elites and the Response to Violent Contenders,' presented by Phil Mauceri, acting department head, at 3 p.m. in Sabin Hall, Room 201. Contact: Phil Mauceri, acting head, Department of Political Science, (319) 273-2528.

Thursday, Sept. 30

Annual Scholarship Appreciation Luncheon to thank donors, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Maucker Union Old Central Ballroom. Contact: Susan Reinart, stewardship coordinator, (319) 273-6078.

Chicago artist Phyllis Bramson will discuss 'Body Trouble = The Facts of Life,' at 7 p.m. in Kamerick Art Building, Room 111. Contact: Darrell Taylor, art gallery director, (319) 273-3095.

Debate Watch, a voter education program hosted by the Department of Political Science, at 7 p.m. in Sabin Hall, Room 102. Contact: Donna Hoffman, assistant professor of political science, (319) 273-5916.

American Idol finalist, Josh Gracin, in concert at 7 p.m., in Maucker Union Coffeehouse. Contact: Mike Bobeldyk, program coordinator, Maucker Union, (319) 273-5888.

Friday, Oct. 1

Rod Library, celebration of the acquisition of its one-millionth volume, 3 p.m., Rod Library fourth floor. Contact: Marilyn Mercado, dean of library services, (319) 273-2737.

Sunday, Oct. 3

Homecoming window painting in residence halls, 8 a.m. Contact: Connie Hansen, coordinator of student organizations and activities, (319) 273-6335.


Gwenne Culpepper, University Marketing & Public Relations, (319) 273-6728