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Monday, Sept. 22
McIntyre Library Exhibit. A new exhibit titled "When Did Our Professors Become Buildings?" will be on display through Oct. 31 in the Grand Corridor of McIntyre Library. The exhibit features the history of 18 campus buildings named for former faculty members or administrators. An online version of the exhibit also is available. For more information, contact Heather Muir, McIntyre Library, at muirha@uwec.edu or 836-3873.

Homecoming 2003 Information and Button Sales. Information about Homecoming Week 2003, Sept. 29-Oct. 5, will be provided. East Lobby, Davies Center, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Homecoming information also can be viewed online. Also weekdays through Oct. 3.

Continuing. Foster Gallery exhibit, "Art Faculty Show," featuring works by Christos Theo of the UW-Eau Claire art & design faculty, runs through Oct. 2 in the Foster Gallery of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays and 1 to 4:30 p.m. weekends.

TLTDC Teaching and Learning Workshop. Jonathan Paver, Teaching and Learning Technology Development Center, will present "Seven Principles to Teach By: A Review of Research Based Principles for Good Teaching." When Chickering and Gamson first published, “Seven Principles for Good Practices in Undergraduate Education,” they distilled decades of research on the student experience. This workshop explores these seven principles and provides an opportunity for participants to generate concrete examples of how they can be integrated into teaching. Hibbard Penthouse, 1 to 2:30 p.m. Also Oct. 28.

Free Physical Exams for Children. The UW-Eau Claire School of Nursing will offer a free health evaluation clinic for infants and children up to age 15 beginning at 3 p.m. Appointments are limited and will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information or to make an appointment, call 836-5515. Full story. Go to top of page

Tuesday, Sept. 23
Instructional Technology Workshops. Gene Leisz and Donna Raleigh, Teaching and Learning Technology Development Center, will present a workshop titled "Desire2Learn for New Users." For more information or to register, visit the ITM Web site. CITI, Old Library 1100, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Homecoming 2003 Information and Button Sales. East Lobby, Davies Center, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. See Sept. 22 item.

Guest Presentation on Iraq. Rania Masri, coordinator of the Iraq Action Coalition; the Arab Women's Solidarity Association representative to the United Nations; and director of the Southern Peace Research & Education Center at the Institute for Southern Studies in Durham, N.C., will present "Reconstructing or Deconstructing Iraq." Sponsored by Eau Claire Staff and Faculty for Peace and Justice. For more information, call 836-2042. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 7 p.m. See related item Sept. 24.

Planetarium Program. Featuring "Night Skies and the Equinox," a show on how to find constellations and why the sky is different each time you look at it. For adults and children 8 and older. Tickets are $1 and must be purchased in advance at the Service Center. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 7 p.m. Also Sept. 30. Go to top of page

Wednesday, Sept. 24
Homecoming 2003 Information and Button Sales. East Lobby, Davies Center, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. See Sept. 22 item.

International Folk Fair Planning Meeting. Students, faculty, staff and community members are invited to attend a planning meeting for the Nov. 2 International Folk Fair. For more information, contact Fay Bobb, Center for International Education, at bobbfa@uwec.edu. Davies Theatre, 10 a.m. or 3:30 p.m.

Panel Discussion on Middle East. Rania Masri, coordinator of the Iraq Action Coalition; the Arab Women's Solidarity Association representative to the United Nations; and director of the Southern Peace Research & Education Center at the Institute for Southern Studies in Durham, N.C.; Mary Layoun, professor of comparative literature at UW-Madison and an Arab-American peace and justice activist; and Jennifer Loewenstein, senior lecturer in business communication at UW-Madison and photographer of Jenin (West Bank) and Gaza Strip refugee camps, will present "Women's Perspectives on the Middle East." Sponsored by Eau Claire Staff and Faculty for Peace and Justice. For more information, call 836-2042. Hibbard Penthouse, noon to 2 p.m. See related item Sept. 23.

Instructional Technology Workshop. Gene Leisz and Donna Raleigh, Teaching and Learning Technology Development Center, will present a workshop titled "Desire2Learn: Collecting, Grading and Returning Student Assignments." For more information or to register, visit the ITM Web site. CITI, Old Library 1100, 2 to 4 p.m. Go to top of page

Thursday, Sept. 25
Homecoming 2003 Information and Button Sales. East Lobby, Davies Center, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. See Sept. 22 item.

UW-Eau Claire Christian Network Presentation. Eau Claire humorist Mary Pierce, author of "When Did I Stop Being Barbie and Become Mrs. Potato Head" will give a presentation. The cost is $6.50 and includes a box lunch. To make a reservation, send e-mail to Susan Harrison at harrison@uwec.edu by Sept. 22.

"The Believer"Campus Films. "The Believer." (U.S. 2001, directed by Henry Bean, 98 minutes, rated R, in English and Hebrew, subtitled.) This film is a gripping portrayal of a young Jewish man (Ryan Gosling) living an impossible contradiction as a neo-Nazi. Inspired by a 1965 New York Times feature, the film won the Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival. Sponsored by the International Film Society. Tickets are $2 at the Service Center for IFS members and UW-Eau Claire staff or $1 for UW-Eau Claire students. Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. Through Sept. 28.

Preservation Hall Jazz BandArtists Series. The Preservation Hall Jazz Band will open this year's Artists Series season with an evening of traditional New Orleans jazz. Called “the best jazz band in the land” by the San Francisco Examiner, the group will play two 45-minute sets with one intermission. The Preservation Hall Jazz Band does not plan its concerts in advance but instead improvises a song order on the spot. Some of the group’s featured numbers include “Basin Street Blues,” “Little Liza Jane,” “Just a Closer Walk with Thee,” “His Eye is On the Sparrow” and “When the Saints Go Marching In.” Tickets, available at the Service Center and at the door, are $15 for the public, $13 for those 62 and older and UW System/CVTC faculty/staff, or $5 for those 17 and younger and UW System/CVTC students. Zorn Arena, 7:30 p.m. Go to top of page

Friday, Sept. 26
Homecoming 2003 Information and Button Sales. East Lobby, Davies Center, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. See Sept. 22 item.

Little Niagara Inn Lunch Special. Little Niagara now features soup and bread bowls for $1.99 each Friday. Complete menus and other Dining Services information may be viewed online. Little Niagara Inn is open 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays.

Instructional Technology Workshop. Gene Leisz and Donna Raleigh, Teaching and Learning Technology Development Center, will present a workshop titled "Creating a Web Presence to Extend Your Classroom: Dreamweaver Basics for Teaching and Learning." For more information or to register, visit the ITM Web site. CITI, Old Library 1100, 1 to 4 p.m. This is part two of a two-part workshop.

Volleyball. Lisa Siegenthaler Tournament at McPhee, 2 p.m. Also Sept. 27.

Campus Films. "The Believer." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Sept. 25 item.

UAC Cabin. Featuring Jon Sunde, an accomplished singer and acoustic guitarist. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Go to top of page

Saturday, Sept. 27
Instructional Technology Workshop. Gene Leisz and Donna Raleigh, Teaching and Learning Technology Development Center, will present a workshop titled "Desire2Learn for Blackboard Users." For more information or to register, visit the ITM Web site. CITI, Old Library 1100, 9 a.m. to noon.

Admissions Saturday Spotlight. Campus visit for prospective students. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Volleyball. Lisa Siegenthaler Tournament at McPhee, 9 a.m.

Campus Films. "The Believer." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Sept. 25 item.

UAC Cabin. Featuring Quinn Elizabeth. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m.Go to top of page

Sunday, Sept. 28
Faculty Recital. Featuring Paul Kosower, cello. Alexandre Dossin will accompany on piano. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 2 p.m.

Campus Films. "The Believer." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Sept. 25 item. Go to top of page

Monday, Sept. 29
Continuing. McIntyre Library exhibit, "When Did Our Professors Become Buildings?" See Sept. 22 item.

Continuing. Homecoming 2003 Information and Button Sales. See Sept. 22 item.

Continuing. Foster Gallery exhibit, "Art Faculty Show." See Sept. 22 item.

Wisconsin Education Fair. Representatives from colleges, universities, vocational and trade schools, and military services will be available to answer questions. College-bound students, returning adults, parents and friends are welcome. Zorn Arena, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Also Sept. 30, Zorn Arena, 9 to 11 a.m.

Instructional Technology Workshop. Jessica Holm and Donna Raleigh, Teaching and Learning Technology Development Center, will present a workshop titled "Desire2Learn for WebCT Users." For more information or to register, visit the ITM Web site. CITI, Old Library 1100, 3 to 5 p.m.

Chancellor's Roundtable. The roundtable is an opportunity for students to discuss campus issues with Chancellor Mash and his staff. Topics planned for discussion include alcohol-related issues on campus and an update on the Davies Center expansion. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 4 p.m. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 51, No. 5 • Fifth Week • Fall Semester • Sept. 22, 2003

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