The April 15 Chronicle story on changes in the University's health and dental plans contained an incorrect figure for the new maximum benefit in the Delta Dental Plan. The Delta maximum benefit will increase from $1,000 to $1,200.
Jewish Music Festival this Sunday
Boston College Hillel will sponsor a Jewish Music Festival on Sunday, May 2, in Gasson 100, beginning at 2 p.m. The event will include performances of klezmer and 1920s Jewish piano music pieces, and an appearance by the Jewish Youth Choir.
The festival is free and open to the University community.
Outstanding alumni to receive Awards of Excellence
The Boston College Alumni Association will hold its annual Awards of Excellence ceremony and reception in Robsham Theater on Friday, May 14, beginning at 5 p.m. The event recognizes Boston College graduates for their achievements in the arts and humanities, commerce, education, law, medicine, public service, religion and science. The Young Alumni Achievement Award, honoring an outstanding recent graduate, and the William V. McKenney Award, which recognizes lifetime achievement by an alumnus, also will be presented.
For further information, call ext.2-4752.
Faculty pianist to stage Flutie Foundation benefit
Part-time faculty member Silvard Kool (Biology) will perform a solo piano concert to benefit the Douglas Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism on Sunday, May 16, from 3-5 p.m. at the Museum of Our National Heritage in Lexington.
Kool, who performs under the name "Silvard," has been resident pianist at the Marriott Copley Place in Boston for the past decade and has recorded three CDs.
WGBH-TV personality Anne Williams, host of the WPLM-FM show "NightScapes," will emcee the concert. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. For more information, call (781)641-2481.
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