- The Washington Times - Monday, April 1, 2002

TODAY'S HEADLINERS
Race discussion 12:30 p.m. The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) holds a discussion on "Does Race Matter in Devising Development Policies?" The speaker is Aklog Birara, World Bank. Location: Room 507, Nitze Building, SAIS, 1740 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/663-5626.
Book discussion 7 p.m. Politics and Prose bookstore holds a book discussion on "Spoiling for a Fight: Third-Party Politics in America" by Micah L. Sifry. Location: 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 202/364-1919.

PRESIDENT BUSH
9 a.m. Participates in the opening of the annual Easter Egg Roll, South Lawn of the White House.

VICE PRESIDENT
No schedule available.

ECONOMIC REPORTS
10 a.m. Census Bureau releases its report on the value of new construction put in place for February 2002. Location: 14th Street between E Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/482-2235.
2 p.m. Treasury Department releases weekly three- and six-month bill auction results. Location: 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Contact: 202/874-9890.

FEDERAL AGENCIES
8 a.m. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration holds a joint meeting of the Atlantic highly migratory species advisory panel and the Atlantic billfish advisory panel. Location: Holiday Inn, 8777 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring. Contact: 301/713-2347.
8:30 a.m. National Aeronautics and Space Administration holds a meeting of the NASA advisory council, space science advisory committee and sun-earth connection advisory subcommittee. Location: Conference Room 5H46, 300 E St. SW. Contact: 202/358-4452.
2 p.m. International Trade Commission holds a meeting to discuss greenhouse tomatoes from Canada and outstanding action jackets on flooring products. Location: Room 101, 500 E St. SW. Contact: 202/205-2000.

SUPREME COURT
Meets at 10 a.m. to release orders and hand down decisions. No oral arguments are scheduled. Contact: 202/479-3211.

SENATE
Not in session. No committee meetings are scheduled. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE
Not in session. No committee meetings are scheduled. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA
Institute of Medicine meeting all day The Institute of Medicine Board on Health Care Services holds a meeting on "Identifying Priority Areas for Quality Improvement."
Highlights 10:15 a.m. Open session on discussion of committee process and discussion with sponsor of the task statement.
Location: National Research Council, Green Building, 2001 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Contact: 202/334-2413.
Ribbon-cutting ceremony 8:30 a.m. The National Archives holds a ribbon-cutting ceremony to release 1930 federal population census information on individuals and families withheld by law for 72 years. Location: National Archives, Constitution Avenue between Seventh and Ninth streets NW. Contact: 202/501-5000. Note: Open to working media.
Committee on Hydrologic Science meeting 8:30 a.m. The National Academy of Sciences hosts a Committee on Hydrologic Science meeting on "Studies of Strategic Issues in Hydrology."
Highlights 11 a.m. Open session.
Location: Cecil and Ida Green Building, 2001 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Contact: 202/334-3422.
Leadership conference 10 a.m. The Center for Strategic and International Studies holds a conference to announce its Abshire-Inamori Academy on Leadership, designed to develop future international leaders with character, creativity and strategic vision.
Highlights 10:10 a.m. Kazuo Inamori, Inamori Foundation chairman, "Leadership and Values in Business."
10:30 a.m. David Abshire, co-founder/vice chairman of the Center for Strategic and International Studies, "Transformational Leadership."
Location: B-1 Conference Level, 1800 K St. NW. Contact: 202/775-3242.
Neuroscience lecture noon The National Institutes of Health present a neuroscience lecture, "Setting the Stage for Pain: Opioid Receptors and Pain Modulation." The speaker is Dr. Howard Fields, University of California, San Francisco. Location: Lipsett Amphitheater, Building 10, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda. Contact: 301/496-1767.
Book discussion 12:30 p.m. The George Washington University Center for the Study of Globalization presents a discussion on the book "Against the Dead Hand: The Uncertain Struggle for Global Capitalism." The speaker is the book's author, Brink Lindsey, Cato Institute. Location: Room 307, Marvin Center, George Washington University, 800 21st St. NW. Contact: 202/994-6460.
Terrorism discussion 12:30 p.m. The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) holds a discussion on "Terrorism: The Malaysian Experience." Tan Sri Musa Hitam, former deputy prime minister of Malaysia, participates. Location: Rome Building Auditorium, SAIS, 1619 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: 202/663-5626.
Immigration careers discussion 3 p.m. The George Washington University presents a panel discussion on "Immigration Careers in the Federal Government." The participants include Lorri Unumb, George Washington University Law School professor; Stuart Hatcher, State Department Consular Affairs Bureau; Laura Dawkins, Immigration and Naturalization Service; Laurence Levine, Executive Office for Immigration Review; Tanya Parikh, George Washington University Law School student; and Andrew Arthur, House Judiciary Committee's immigration and claims subcommittee. Location: Room S304, Stockton Hall, George Washington University Law School, 2000 H St. NW. Contact: 202/994-6460.
Trolleys lecture 6:30 p.m. The National Building Museum presents a lecture titled "Bringing Trolleys Back to the Nation's Capitol," regarding potential return of light rail to the city. The speaker is Alex Eckmann, D.C. Transportation Department's Mass Transit Office. Location: 401 F St. NW. Contact: 202/272-2448.
Virginia Macintosh Users Group meeting 6:30 p.m. The Virginia Macintosh Users Group holds its monthly meeting, featuring a demonstration of Reunion, a genealogy, family tree software program for the Mac. Bill Bailey, Virginia Macintosh Users Group member, participates. Location: Library, Kenmore Middle School, 200 Carlin Springs Road, Arlington. Contact: https://www.vmug.org.
ACORN forum 6:30 p.m. The Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) holds a Rosedale community ACORN forum on trash and abandoned buildings. Sharon Ambrose, Ward 6 D.C. Council member, participates. Location: Pilgrim AME Church, 612 17th St. NE. Contact: 202/547-9292.


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