Monday, March 3, 11:00-Noon. Sigma Tau Delta Officers' Meeting. General members are welcome but not required to attend this Sigma Tau Delta meeting. Centennial Hall 4308.
Tuesday, March 4, English Fest Meeting. English Festival organizes poetry readings, featured authors and scholars, panels, and presentations for English students, faculty, and the general community. Centennial Hall 4308.
Monday, March 10,11:00-Noon. Sigma Tau Delta Induction Ceremony. Attend Sigma Tau Delta's induction ceremony for new members. As an added bonus, the English honor society will also be having a potluck! Centennial Hall 4308.
Tuesday, March 11, 5pm. English Fest Meeting. English Fest members will continue making plans for the upcoming poetry readings and other events. Centennial Hall 4308.
Thursday, March 13, 8pm. NOTA Open Read. NOTA, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire's creative arts organization, is holding an Open Read. Listen to live music as you share your own poetry and prose or support your fellow student artists. The Cabin, 1st Floor Davies.
Friday, March 14. Sigma Tau Delta Children's/YA Writing Contest submissions due to Sigma Tau Delta's mailbox in the English Department office (Cent 4102). The awards ceremony for this UW-Eau Claire and Chippewa area aspiring children authors' contest will be held at a later date.
Wed., April 2, 7:00 pm: The Eighth Annual International Poetry Reading in the Ojibwe Ballroom (Davies 330)
Wed., April 9, 6:00 pm: Phong Nguyen: Reading & BookSigning in Hibbard Penthouse
Thurs., Apr. 24, 8:00-10:00 pm: NOTA Open Mic Night in The Cabin (Davies 170)
Thurs., May 8, 8:00-10:00 pm: NOTA Open Mic Night in The Cabin (Davies 170)
Fri., May 9, 3:30-5:30 PM: English Department End-of-Year Celebration for Students, Faculty, Staff, and Alums in the Dakota Ballroom (Davies 340)
Tuesday, March 4, Noon-1pm. Asia Project: A National Slam Poet Champion. Aspiring poet Asia presents a very distinctive and gripping style of poetry. See for yourself by clicking the following hyperlink http://www.theasiaproject.com/poetry/home.php,and attend the free event at the Chippewa Valley Technical College Business Education Center Conference Center 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire.
Wednesday, March 5, 7:00-8pm. Words Wound Co-author Dr. Justin Patchin. UW–Eau Claire criminal justice professor Dr.Patchin discusses his latest work, which is about adolescent behavior online. Fall Creek Public Library, 122 E Lincoln Ave., Fall Creek.
Monday, March 10, 7:00-8pm. Nickolas Butler Book Release. Local author Nickolas Butler will be holding a reading and book signing for his debut novel, Shotgun Lovesongs. Volume One Gallery, 205 N. Dewey Street, Eau Claire.
Saturday, March 15, 11:00-4pm. Third Annual Irish Heritage Day. Celebrate St. Patrick's Day early at the Chippewa Valley Museum with live entertainment, educational presentations, a limerick-writing contest, food, and more. $5 for adults, members free. Chippewa Valley Museum, 1204 Half Moon Dr. (in Carson Park), Eau Claire.