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Digest

What's up on campus

By TIMES WIRES
Published February 28, 2007


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Area universities and colleges offer educational lectures and programs open to the public.

Eckerd College

4200 54th Ave. S

St. Petersburg, 864-7979

The Ninth Annual Environmental Film Festival continues at Miller Auditorium through Saturday. Screenings begin at 7 p.m., preceded by a short reception with the film's presenter.

Today: Grizzly Adams. James Deutsch of the Smithsonian Institution will present this 2005 film.

Thursday: Everything's Cool, a 2006 film presented by director Daniel B. Gold.

Friday: Fast Food Nation, a 2006 film presented by Catherine Griggs of Eckerd College.

Saturday: The Day After Tomorrow, a 2004 film presented by David Ingram of Brunel University, London.

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Author Michael Leahy will present Porn Nation - The Naked Truth at 8 p.m. Thursday at Fox Hall. Leahy will talk about his struggle with sexual addiction and show interviews with experts and others who struggle with out-of-control sexual behavior.

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Jared Stark, assistant professor of literature, will speak on History and Memory After the Holocaust after a dinner at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the Pelican Room at the Continuing Education Center. Reservations required; cost is $16.50. Call 864-7600.

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Gary Telgenhoff, deputy medical examiner at the Clark County Coroner's Office in Las Vegas, will present Speak for You: The Real Vegas CSI at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Fox Hall. He consults for TV's CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.

Stetson University College of Law

1401 61st St. S

Gulfport

Ed Boyer, local attorney and adjunct professor at Stetson, will present Case Study in Exploitation in Guardianships at 3 p.m. Thursday at the Eleazer Courtroom. This is part of a continuing series of consumer fraud seminars for local seniors. Call 562-7800, ext. 7715.

[Last modified February 27, 2007, 20:41:25]


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