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Volume 27  |  February 2004  |  Number 2
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FERMILAB ARTS SERIES

To purchase tickets for Arts and Lecture Series events, or for further information or telephone reservations, call 630-840-ARTS (1-800-840-2787) weekdays between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Phone reservations are held for five working days, but will be released for sale if not paid for within that time. Will-Call tickets may be picked up, or available tickets purchased, at the lobby box office on the night of the performance beginning at 7 p.m. When coming to this event, only the Pine Street entrance to Fermilab will be open. For more information, check out our web page at www.fnal.gov/culture.

CHOREOGRAPHER'S SHOWCASE
featuring Gus Giordano Jazz Dance, Tommye Giacchino and Gregory Day, Ballroom Dancing
Saturday, March 13, 2004
Tickets - $18 ($9 ages 18 and under)

Founded in 1962 as Dance Incorporated Chicago, the company was the first jazz dance troupe to tour the Soviet Union in 1974. This focus on jazz dance led to a new name Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago and its current mission to develop and preserve the indigenous American art form of jazz dance.

MANYA:
A LIVING HISTORY of MARIE CURIE
Written and performed by Susan Frontzcak
Saturday, April 17, 2004
Tickets- $15 ($8 for ages 18 and under)

Madame Marie Curie (née Maria Sklodowska) - changed our world through her discovery of radium and radioactivity. Through her own passion and perseverance, Marie Curie opened the doors of science to women world-wide. Manya not only celebrates the scientist, but also the human side of Marie Curie, who felt more daunted by the chemistry of the kitchen than the laboratory.

SAM BUSH
Saturday, May 15, 2004
Tickets- $25 ($13 for ages 18 and under)

Sam Bush has become synonymous with the Telluride Bluegrass Festival. Founder and driving force behind the legendary New Grass Revival, Bush's ability to make music that exceeds all expectations is evident from two projects just in the past year. Bluegrass Mandolin Extravaganza and Short Trip Home were nominated for Grammy Awards as Best Bluegrass Album and Best Classical Crossover Album, respectively.

2004 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference
The Nuclear Science Symposium (NSS), Medical Imaging Conference (MIC), Symposium on Nuclear Power Systems (SNPS) and 14th International Workshop on Room Temperature Semiconductor X- and Gamma- Ray Detectors (RTSD) will be held in Rome, Italy, on October 16-22, 2004 at the Ergife Palace Hotel, one of the largest exhibition and conference centers in Europe. Scientists and engineers from all over the world may present their original work in a variety of subjects related to nuclear science and medical imaging. The deadline for abstract submission is May 17, 2004. For more information, go to the Conference web site: http://www.nss-mic.org/2004 or contact Alberto Del Guerra, General Chairman (IEEE-Rome2004 @df.unipi.it), at the University of Pisa.


MILESTONES

RETIRING
Kazuo Seino (ID 2014, AD-Accelerator Controls Dept.), effective March 31; last day of work, February 6.


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