Reception to open art exhibit
What: Opening reception for an art exhibit on theatre design and production
Who: The Theater and Drama Department
When: 8 to 10:15 p.m.
Where: U-Club, Michigan Union
Grad student plays Haydn, Rachmaninoff
What: A piano performance of parts of Haydn’s Sonate in Es Hoboken, Bartok’s Improvisations on Hungarian Peasant Songs and Rachmaninoff’s Sonata
Who: So Young Park,a graduate student in the School of Music, Theater and Dance
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Britton Recital Hall, E.V. Moore Building
Lecture on Armenians in Lebanon
What: A lecture on the role of the Lebanese Armenian community
Who: Gerard Libaridian, professor of Armenian History
When: 11 a.m. to noon
Where: 2004 Modern Languages Building
Three things you should know today
1 A Saudi man was sentenced to spend six months memorizing the Koran after he was convicted of drug use. He will be forced to serve an additional six months in jail if he fails to recite all 77,000 words of the Koran before the court.
2 The University has offered to pay employees’ fares for the proposed commuter railway that would travel from Ann Arbor to Howell.
>>For more, see opinion, page 4.
3 More than 300 passengers aboard the Queen Elizabeth 2 cruise ship suffered from symptoms of norovirus while docked in San Francisco, The Associated Press reported. Crew and vacations reported stomach cramps, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. All but six infected passengers have recovered