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    • Doctoral oral dissertation defense – nursing. Carol Disbrow Moffett defends “”The Impact of Childhood Glycemic Measures and Insulin Resistance Factors on Follow-up Glycemic Measures”” 10 a.m. Free. College of Nursing, Room 470
  • Interview workshop. Learn how to prepare for interviews. Topics range from what questions to expect to professional dress and etiquette. 10 a.m. Free.
    Student Union Memorial Center, Room 411
  • Lecture. “”Swimming Upstream: Anthropology and Social Development at the World Bank”” will be presented by Dr. Paul Francis, a senior social development specialist in the African Region of the World Bank. After the presentation a panel discussion including Dr. Marcela Vásquez-LeÇün, Dr. Paul Robbins and Dr. Mamadou Baro will be held. 12:00-2 p.m. Free. SUMC, Kiva Room
  • Lecture. Michael Meyer will present “”Motes of Dust Suspended in a Sunbeam: The Search for Habitable Planets Around Other Stars. Meyer is a recipient of the Professor Leon and Pauline Blitzer Award for Excellence in Teaching Physics. 4 p.m. Free. Steward Observatory, Room N210
  • Writing workshop. The Writing Skills Improvement Program offers “”Perfecting Punctuation, Part 1,”” presented by Victoria Stefani, to all UA students. 5 p.m. Free. Modern Languages building, Room 410
  • Lecture. Janisse Ray, an environmental activist and poet, presents “”Lessons from the Lost Glaciers: Nature, Community and the Politics of Wholeness.”” This lecture is presented by The Southern Arizona Geographers’ Association. 6:30 p.m. Free. SUMC, Tucson Room
  • Entertainment

    • Photo exhibition. “”Oh Snap! Israel’s photographs by UA Students”” opens at the Hillel Center. 7-9 p.m. Free. SUMC, Kachina Gallery
  • “”Apocalypto.”” This movie is based on the fall of the Mayan empire. The film is rated R and is 139 minutes long. 7 p.m., 10 p.m. $3. Gallagher Theater
  • Poker. UA students are invited to compete in this No-Limit Texas Hold ’em event. Prizes will be awarded. 6 p.m. $5. Park Student Union, Javelina and Coati Rooms
  • In the Groove 2 tournament. UA students are invited to compete in this video game event. 6 p.m. $5. SUMC, Games Room
  • Big-screen basketball. The Arizona men’s basketball game against California will be shown. 6 p.m. Free. PSU, Food Court
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