Fermi National Laboratory

Volume 23  |  Friday, October 6, 2000  |  Number 17
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International Film Society Presents: HALLOWEEN SPECIAL!

Friday, Oct. 27, 8 p.m. Ramsey Auditorium, Wilson Hall. $4, $2 for Fermilab grad students. The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Dir: Jim Sharman, UK (1975), 100 min. THE cult classic of all time. Outrageously kinky horror movie spoof.

Fermilab Art Series: Shangri-La Chinese Acrobats

October 28, 8:00 p.m., Tickets $18/$9 ages 18 and under. For information 630-840 ARTS. The Shangri-La Chinese Acrobats from Taiwan offer a breathtaking glimpse of the Orient: formidable feats of daring and balance, explosive Kung-Fu, brilliantly costumed traditional dancing and even a touch of Chinese comedy.

ONGOING

NALWO

Free English classes in the Usersí Center for FNAL guests, visitors and their spouses. The new schedule is: Monday and Friday, 9:30 a.m. ñ 11:00 a.m. Separate classes for both beginners and advanced students.

Recreation Office

Movie tickets, DisneyQuest passes and entertainment coupon book available at discount prices. Details at fnalpubs.fnal.gov/benedept/recreation/announce.html

Muscle toning classes. Schedule online at fnalpubs.fnal.gov/benedept/recreation/classes.html

Book Sale

Book Fair in the Atrium on October 11, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., and October 12, 7:00 - to 3:00 p.m. Savings of up to 70%. Pre-display of some titles on Monday, October 9.

DANCING

International folk dancing, Thursdays, 7:30-10 p.m., Village Barn, newcomers always welcome. Scottish country dancing, Tuesdays, 7:30 ñ 10 p.m., Village Barn, newcomers always welcome.For information on either dancing group, call Mady, 630-584-0825 or Doug, x8194, or e-mail folkdance@fnal.gov.

The Fermilab Barn Dance series, featuring traditional square and contra dances, takes place every second Sunday evening at 6:30 p.m., Village Barn. Next event: October 8. Come with or without partner and family. Admission: $5 for adults, $2 age 12-18, free for under 12. For information contact Dave Harding, x2971 or Lynn Garren, x2061, or check the webpage at www.fnal.gov/orgs/folkclub/.

Milestones

BORN

  • Allison Pearl on September 17 to Jerry (Beams Division) and Leslie Leibfritz.

    Ph.D.

  • Andrew Alton, Kansas State University, finished his thesis working on the NuTeV experiment (E815).

    HONORED

  • Fermilab experimenter Shin-Hong Kim, of the University of Tsukuba (Japan) and CDF, by the National Academy of Science of the Republic of Korea, in ceremonies on September 18 commemorating the 45th Annual NAS Awards.

    Retiring

  • John Rossetto, ID 1666 BD-AS-Cryogenic Systems, September 29.

  • Milton Martin, ID 1586, BS-MA-SU Supply Service, September 28.

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