Monday, April 25
Foster Gallery Exhibit. Featuring the 48th Annual Juried Student Art Show, featuring works of UW-Eau Claire students as chosen by a nationally known artist. The works will be displayed through May 15 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.
2005 Distinguished Master’s Thesis Presentation. Ruth Wachter-Nelson, who received a master’s degree in history from UW-Eau Claire in 2004, will receive the 2005 Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award. She also will give a thesis presentation titled “Visions of Wilderness in the Works of Roderick-Nash and William Cronon, 1965-2001.” Presidents Room, Davies Center, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
13th Annual Student Research Day. UW-Eau Claire students and faculty mentors will display the results of their collaborative research. The event highlights student research accomplishments and the important role faculty and academic staff play as mentors in the scholarly activity process. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, noon to 4 p.m. Also April 26. Full story.
ORSP Reception. The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs is hosting a reception honoring faculty and academic staff who received or applied for grants during the past year as well as members of committees that assist ORSP in promoting scholarly activity. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 3:30 to 5 p.m.
University Band Concert. Directed by Randal Dickerson, the group will perform a variety of works. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $4 for the public; $3 for those 62 and older or 17 and younger; or free for UW-Eau Claire faculty, staff and students. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Full story.
Tuesday, April 26
Computing Assistance & Training Workshop. Carol Accola, CNS, will present "SPAM Filtering." Registration information is available online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1100, 1 to 2 p.m.
Softball. UW-Superior at Carson Park, 4 p.m.
Student Recital. Featuring Sacia Jerome, cello. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.
Planetarium Program. Featuring "Ancient Horizons," a show for adults and children 12 and older, which focuses on Egyptian astronomy, mythology, constellations and the creation of the calendar. Tickets are $1 and must be purchased in advance at the Service Center. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 7 p.m.
Jazz Ensemble III Concert. Directed by Jeffery Crowell, the group will perform a variety of works. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $4 for the public; $3 for those 62 and older or 17 and younger; or free for UW-Eau Claire faculty, staff and students. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Full story.
Wednesday, April 27
Native American Awareness Month/Diversity Brown Bag Presentation. Zoltan Grossman, geography and anthropology, will present "Revitalizing Native Traditions: Back to the Future." Potawatomi Room, Davies Center, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Student Development and Diversity Awards Reception. Awards will recognize students, faculty and staff who have shown exemplary efforts in promoting diversity at UW-Eau Claire. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 3:30 p.m.
Budget Forum for Classified Staff. (Feel free to bring lunch.) Council Fire Room, Davies Center, noon to 1 p.m.; and Potawatomi Room, Davies Center, 5 to 6 p.m.
Joint Student Recital. Featuring Amanda Verstegen, soprano; and David Peet, baritone. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.
Student/Faculty Ensemble Recital. Featuring the Cane Mutiny Bassoon Ensemble, directed by Kristine Fletcher; and Oboe Band, directed by Christa Garvey. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
Computing Assistance & Training 'Techno-Lunch.' Sarah Lizardi, CNS, will present "Portable Media: Taking Your Files With You." Registration information is available online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1122, noon to 1 p.m.
Human Diversity Expo. UW-Eau Claire education and social work students will share results of their diversity research projects during the event. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 4 to 5:15 p.m. Full story.
Joint Student Recital. Featuring Ryan Nelson and John DeHaven, trumpet. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.
Campus Films. "Brotherhood of the Wolf.” (France 2001, directed by Christophe Gans, 142 min., in French with subtitles, rated R.) Set in 1765 during the reign of Louis XV, a mysterious creature is laying waste to the countryside in a rural province of France, savagely killing scores of women and children. Sponsored by the International Film Society. Tickets are $2 at the Service Center for IFS members and UW-Eau Claire faculty/staff or $1 for UW-Eau Claire students. Davies Theatre, 6 and 9 p.m. Through May 1. Full story.
Environmental Science Leader/Alumna Guest Presentation. Pam Matson, a 1975 UW-Eau Claire graduate and the current dean of the School of Earth Sciences at Stanford University, will give a public lecture titled "Reconciling the Needs of People and the Planet in the 21st Century." Phillips 007, 7:30 p.m. Full story.
University Bulletin • Vol. 52, No. 29 • Fourteenth Week • Spring Semester • April 25, 2005