By SUZANNE SCRUGGS
© St. Petersburg Times, published April 27, 2001
LECTURES: USF will host the symposium "Cultures of the Mexican Gulf Coast," from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. today at the USF St. Petersburg campus, Davis Hall, room 130. The symposium features USF experts on ancient and contemporary Mexican cultures, including Roberta Baer, professor of anthropology; Robert Tykot, professor of archaeology; and Nancy White, professor of archaeology. Call (727) 553-3438.
Marilyn Schlitz, Ph.D., research director of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, will have a lecture from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday in the auditorium of the USF College of Public Health on the Tampa campus. The Institute sponsors research in the workings and powers of the mind, inquiring about phenomena that do not fit into the conventional scientific model. Cost is $10. Call (727) 550-9660.
ART: HCC's Ybor Campus Art Gallery will present the 27th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition today through May 23. The opening reception will be held from 7-9 p.m. today in the Gallery. The exhibition is sponsored by Las Damas de Arte. Featured works by students enrolled in HCC's Ybor City School of Visual and Performing Arts curriculum include black and white photography, digital imagery, ceramics, sculpture, graphic arts, printmaking, drawing and painting. The exhibit is free. Call (813) 253-7674.
USF presents a solo exhibition of recent artwork by USF student Cynthia Fedor from April 30 to May 4, at the Centre Gallery on USF's Tampa campus. The exhibition includes photography, sculpture, drawings, and prints. A reception will be held from 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1. Call (813) 974-5464.
MUSIC: UT's Department of Music hosts a concert at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, at Sacred Heart Church in Tampa. The concert will be conducted by music professors Jeffrey L. Traster and Kurt Knecht. The performance will feature the Wind Ensemble and Collegiate Chorale in a performance of works by Beethoven, Faure, Schuman, Grainger, Palestrina, Rossinni and others. Admission is free. Call (813) 253-6212.
THEATER: UT presents live theatre "Upstairs/Downstairs at the Tampa Bay Hotel." The single-character performance of Arthur Schleman -- Hunting Guide at the Tampa Bay Hotel 1895, played by John Snell, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, in the Henry B. Plant Museum. Admission is $5 adults, $3 children. Call (813) 254-1891, Ext. 23.
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