Volume III, Issue 1: September 2010
Campus Events

Events

UCI Welcome Week, Sept. 20-24

Students dance at Welcome Week

Welcome Week begins with a New Student Convocation at 9:15 a.m. Monday, Sept. 20, at the Bren Events Center. Other first-day activities include a Dean's Welcome, an Anteater Involvement Fair and Late Night with Campus Recreation.

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'Abraham & Isaac' world premiere, Sept. 29-Oct. 2

Biblical painting

The Claire Trevor School of the Arts will debut "Abraham & Isaac," a modern drama about an American college troupe that takes its medieval English-Bible play and all-male choir to Jerusalem, hoping to find common ground among the city's Arab and Jewish populations. Written and directed by drama professor Robert Cohen, with Hebrew, Persian and English music sung by Men in Blaque. 8 p.m. Sept. 29 & 30 and Oct. 1 & 2. $9-$10. Claire Trevor Theatre. More: 949-824-2787.

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2010 Medal Awards gala, Oct. 2

Susan V. Bryant, Salma & Hazem Chehabi, David Pyott and Scott Samuelsen will be honored at "A Celebration of Stars," the campus's largest fundraiser. 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2. Bren Events Center. More: 866-968-4824.

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Libraries fall exhibit opening, Oct. 20

Lynn Mally

UCI history professor Lynn Mally (shown) will be the featured speaker at the opening of the UCI Libraries fall exhibit, "Putting on the Glitz: Hollywood's Influence on Fashion." 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20. Langson Library. More: 949-824-4651 or e-mail partners@uci.edu.

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