Monday, March 14
Women's History Month/Women in Science Display. The university community is invited to view a continuous PowerPoint presentation, posters and graphical materials on the theme of "Women in Science." The materials will be on display through March 30 outside Phillips 007.
Foster Gallery Exhibit. Featuring "Inside Looking Out," an exhibit which explores eccentric visual statements outside the mainstream of contemporary art. The exhibit will be on display through April 3 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. Full story.
Iraq War Teach-In. Several workshops will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. in Davies Center. A video titled “Unconstitutional: The War on Our Civil Liberties” will be shown at 7 p.m. in the Menominee Room of Davies Center. Through March 16. Full story, including event times and locations.
Student Ensemble Recital. Featuring voice students from the studios of UW-Eau Claire voice faculty members. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.
Women's History Month Panel Discussion. A panel presentation titled "Electing a U.S. Woman President: How Do We Get There From Here?" will be held. Panelists include Ardyth Krause, social work, panel facilitator; Nicholas Smiar, social work; Melissa Bonsted-Bruns, sociology; Margaret Gilkison, political science; Carol Craig, Wisconsin Democratic Party representative; and UW-Eau Claire student Emily Ascher. Ojibwa Room, Davies Center, 6 to 7 p.m.
The Forum/Women's History Month Event. Photographer Jodi Cobb will present "Hidden Worlds." As a staff photographer for the National Geographic Society, Cobb has worked in more than 50 countries, primarily in the Middle East and Asia. She was one of the first photographers to cross into China when it reopened to the West, traveling 7,000 miles in two months for the book "Journey into China." Her travels also have taken her into Israel and the West Bank and into Saudi Arabia to document the hidden lives of women in that culture. Tickets, available at the Service Center and at the door, are $7 for the public, $5 for those 62 and older and UW System/CVTC faculty/staff, or $3 for those 17 and younger and UW System/CVTC students. Schofield Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. Full story.
Tuesday, March 15
TLTDC/NET Brown Bag Discussion. Featuring a discussion of the NET Teaching Scholars and Technology Innovation for Education (TIE) Fellows programs. For more information about the NET Teaching Scholars program, contact Linda Carpenter at firstname.lastname@example.org or 836-2298. For more information about the TIE Fellows program, contact Kathy Finder at email@example.com or 836-2654. TLTDC Conference Room, Schofield 30, noon to 1 p.m.
TLTDC/NET Book Talk Series. Donald Mowry, Center for Service-Learning; and Melissa Bonstead-Bruns, sociology, will facilitate the second in a three-part book talk about Harry C. Boyte's book "Everyday Politics: Reconnecting Citizens and Public Life." TLTDC Resource Lab, Schofield 30/44, noon to 1 p.m. Also March 29 — same time and location. Click here for more information.
Iraq War Teach-In. Several workshops will be held from noon to 5:30 p.m. in Davies Center. A video titled “Arlington West” will be shown at 7 p.m. in the Menominee Room of Davies Center. Also March 16. See March 14 item.
Joint Student Recital. Featuring Theresa Soules and Kendra Congdon, saxophone. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.
Women's History Month Event. Featuring "Women Behind the News: Students and Professionals Speak About Their Goals, Obstacles and Successes in the Newsroom." Female journalism students will present a panel discussion with women in the journalism field about gender diversity issues in the newsroom. Panelists include Gina Duwe, a UW-Eau Claire print journalism major and editor-in-chief of The Spectator; Tracy Miller, a UW-Eau Claire senior broadcast journalism major and the weekend news director at WQOW-TV; Jan Larson, associate professor, communication and journalism; Lisa Patrow, WQOW-TV; and Susan Barber, Eau Claire Leader-Telegram. Alumni Room, Davies Center, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Planetarium Program. Featuring "Stars and Constellations for Beginners," a show for adults and children 10 and older who know just a few constellations. Tickets are $1 and must be purchased in advance at the Service Center. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 7 p.m. See related item March 19.
Wednesday, March 16
Iraq War Teach-In. A peace rally will begin at noon at the clock tower on the Campus Mall. See March 14 item.
Faculty/Academic Staff Forum. La Vonne Cornell-Swanson, social work, will present “The Use of Stimulant Medication for Treatment of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): A Survey of School Social Workers’ Knowledge, Opinions, Attitudes and Experiences.” Presidents Room, Davies Center, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m.
Women's History Month Event. A MOSAIC forum titled "Women and Sex" will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Towers TV Lounge. For more information, contact January Boten at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, March 17
University Recreation Event. Featuring the Blugolds Gone Wild Beach Party. For more information, contact Lisa Schuetz at email@example.com or 836-21776. Campus Mall, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; St. Patrick’s Day costume judging at noon.
Computing Assistance & Training 'Techno-Lunch.' Featuring a presentation titled "Protecting Your Children from the Dark Side of the Internet." Registration information is available online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1122, noon to 1 p.m.
TLTDC/NET Book Talk Series. Deborah Pattee, curriculum and instruction, will facilitate the third in a three-part book talk about Maryellen Weimer's book "Learner-Centered Teaching." Hibbard Penthouse, 12:30 to 2 p.m. Click here for more information.
Student Recital. Featuring Joel Helston, tuba. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.
Joint Student Recital. Featuring Claire Tiller, bassoon, and Holly Samson, oboe. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.
Friday, March 18
Faculty College Brown Bag Informational Meeting. Faculty College 2005, to be held May 31-June 3 at UW-Richland Center, will bring together approximately 100 faculty and instructional academic staff members from UW System institutions for three days of intensive exploration of teaching, learning and curricular issues. TLTDC/NET will sponsor a brown bag informational meeting about the program. For more information, contact Catherine Artac at firstname.lastname@example.org or 836-3323. TLTDC Resource Lab, Schofield 30, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m.
Saturday, March 19
University Bulletin • Vol. 52, No. 24 • Eighth Week • Spring Semester • March 14, 2005