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New Mexico State University events Sept. 7-17

NMSU ART EXHIBIT FEATURES MANY ARTISTS


Thirty-five artists from five Southwestern states are featured in the New Mexico State University Art Gallery's 2007 Regional Exhibition "Art Five," which is open to the public through Oct. 12.

The featured artists are from Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas and Utah.

The gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. For more information call (505) 646-2545 or visit www.nmsu.edu/~artgal.


ZUHL MUSEUM TO PRESENT "SECOND SUNDAYS"

New Mexico State University's Zuhl Museum, 775 College Drive, will be open the second Sunday of each month from 2 to 5 p.m. to showcase world-class fossils and fun activities for children. The next Second Sunday event will be Sept. 9.

Second Sundays are in addition to the museum's regular hours of Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The museum showcases outstanding fossils of petrified wood of many colors, species, shapes and sizes; ammonites; turtles; a dragonfly; a bat; and beautiful minerals such as amethyst, rhodochrosite, garnet and malachite.

Second Sundays are free and open to the public. Children may participate in activities hosted by museum staff.

For more information call at (505) 650-1884.


NMSU PRESENTS LECTURE ON ZAPATISTA REVOLUTION

The New Mexico State University Center for Latin American and Border Studies will present "The Zapatista Revolution in Mexico," a public lecture given by Abelardo Hernandez Millan, at 2 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Nason House on campus.

Millan is a professor at the Autonomous University of the State of Mexico in Toluca, Mexico. His latest book, "EZLN: Revolución para la Revolución," and his lecture cover the recent history of the Zapatista movement and politics in Mexico. A book signing will follow the lecture.

The presentation will be in Spanish with simultaneous English translation provided.

For more information call (505) 646-6814.


NMSU TO PRESENT "INTERNATIONAL DINNER"

The School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management at New Mexico State University will offer Italian cuisine for the first "International Dinner" of the semester at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 13 in Gerald Thomas Hall Room 100W.

The menu will feature bufalo mozzarella bruschetta with fresh tomatoes and basil, antipasto assortment of roasted peppers, pepperoncini, and angel hair pasta Osso Buco a la Romano, served with gnocchi and ratatouille cannoli di mascarpone. Two Italian wines will be served with dinner.

Cost is $35 per person. Fifty seats are available.

For more information call (505) 646-5752.