The Peabody Preparatory's Dance Department pays tribute to its longtime artistic director, who died in December. "Remembering Carol Bartlett: A Celebration of Her Life and Legacy" is at 7:30 p.m. in Peabody's Miriam A. Friedberg Concert Hall. Free, but advance tickets required. 410-234-4800.
High-profile decorator Thomas Jayne discusses projects profiled in American Decoration: A Sense of Place, a new compendium of his work. His 6:30 p.m. talk is part of The House Beautiful lecture series at Evergreen Museum & Library. $20; $15 members and full-time students with ID. brownpapertickets.com/producer/22987.
The Washington Wizards take on LeBron James and the Miami Heat at 7 p.m. at the Verizon Center in Washington. For JHU group tickets, contact the Office of Work, Life and Engagement at 443-997-0338.
Sylvia Ann Hewlett, president of the Center for Talent Innovation and author of Winning the War for Talent in Emerging Markets, is keynote speaker for the inaugural SAIS Global Women in Leadership Conference. The event begins at 8:15 a.m. in the school's Kenney Auditorium and wraps with a 5 p.m. reception at the Embassy of Finland. $40; $30 SAIS students. More information at saiswomenlead.org.
The daylong Johns Hopkins Archaeological Museum Symposium highlights students' original research projects, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 50 Gilman, Homewood campus. Schedule at archaeologicalmuseum.jhuedu.
Ben & Jerry's co-founder Jerry Greenfield is the speaker at tonight's installment of the Foreign Affairs Symposium. 8 p.m., Homewood's Shriver Hall.