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Monday, Jan. 23
Spring Semester Classes Begin.

University Senate Compensation Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. OL 1122, noon.

James PerryOpen Forum with Chancellor Candidate. James Perry, campus executive officer/campus dean at the University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley, will present "Moving to the Next Level — A Vision for the Future of Public Comprehensives." Hibbard 100, 3 to 3:50 p.m. Go to top of page

Tuesday, Jan. 24
Career Planning Workshop. A free career exploration workshop for those considering a return to school or career change will be offered. Sponsored by UW-Eau Claire's Educational Opportunity Center, which is funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Dunn County Job Center, Menomonie, 10 a.m. to noon. Full story.

Sharon HahsOpen Forum with Chancellor Candidate. Sharon Hahs, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, will present "Moving to the Next Level — A Vision for the Future of Public Comprehensives." Davies Theatre, 3 to 3:50 p.m.

Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving. Hamline University at McPhee, 5 p.m.

Planetarium Program. Featuring "The Stargazer," a show that explores gravity, light and spectra, and how they help us understand stars. Tickets are $1 and must be purchased in advance at the Service Center. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 7 p.m. See related item Jan. 28. Go to top of page

Wednesday, Jan. 25
Arlyn Anderson'Let's Do Lunch' Presentation. Arlyn Anderson, communication and journalism, will present "Crises in International Media at the Start of a New Century" during a noon-hour session hosted by the Alumni Association. The cost is $10 per person and includes the presentation, buffet, beverage, tax and tip. For reservations, contact the Alumni Association at alumni@uwec.edu or 836-3266. Sweetwaters Restaurant, Eau Claire, noon to 1 p.m. Full story.

Graduate Council Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Wisconsin Room, Davies Center, noon.

Winnifred BryantWOW Brown Bag Presentation. Winnifred Bryant, biology, will present "Breast Cancer from the Bench" during this Women on Wednesdays event. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 12:05 p.m. Full story.


Women's Basketball.
UW-Stout at Zorn Arena, 7 p.m.

Faculty Recital. Featuring Michael Cunningham, composition. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Go to top of page

Thursday, Jan. 26
Royce EngstromOpen Forum with Chancellor Candidate. Royce Engstrom, provost and vice president for academic affairs at the University of South Dakota, will present "Moving to the Next Level — A Vision for the Future of Public Comprehensives." Schofield Auditorium, 3 to 3:50 p.m.

Arts and Sciences Curriculum Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 3:30 p.m.

"Notre Musique" posterCampus Films. "Notre Musique." (France/Switzerland 2004, directed by Jean-Luc Godard, 80min., with subtitles, not rated.) From fantasy to reality, criminals to victims and life to death, opposing sides of truth are probed through the clashing forces of text and image. Structured as a triptych of Dante-inspired kingdoms, "Notre Musique" begins with “Hell,” an elegiac montage of modern warfare culled from newsreel footage and such films as "Apocalypse Now" and "Kiss Me Deadly." “Purgatory,” the narrative heart of the film, takes place in modern-day Sarajevo, where a group of foreigners — including Godard himself — come to speak at a literary conference. 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 8:30 p.m. Through Jan. 29. Full story.

Jabali Afrika memberUAC/Black History Month Special Event. From East Africa's Kenya, Jabali Afrika brings its original compositions and traditional African melodies to life with a wide variety of instruments and vocal harmonies. Schofield Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. More information.


Cabaret Platinum XXVIII logoCabaret XXVII.
The theme for this year's production is Cabaret Platinum. Music featured will be from artists' albums that reached platinum status, selling over one-million copies. Tickets for the show and dinner, available at the Service Center, are $30.50 for the public, including UW-Eau Claire faculty/staff; $24.50 for those 62 and older or 17 and younger; or $23.50 for UW-Eau Claire students. Show-only tickets are $17 for the public, including UW-Eau Claire faculty/staff; $11 for those 62 and older or 17 and younger; or $10 for UW-Eau Claire students. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 7:30 p.m. Through Jan. 28 at 7:30 p.m. and Jan. 28 at 2 p.m. Full story.

portrait of David Bowie by Natalie AscenciosFoster Gallery Exhibit. Featuring "Figuratively Speaking: Illustrators Who Communicate With the Figure," an exhibit of works by nationally and internationally renowned illustrators Etienne Delessert, John Collier, Tim Bower, Natalie Ascencios and Nathan Fox. An opening reception will be held in the gallery from 7:30 to 9 p.m. today. Ascencios and Bower will give presentations about the exhibit Jan. 27 from 10 a.m. to noon in Haas Fine Arts Center 105. The exhibit will be on display through Feb. 16. 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. Go to top of page

Friday, Jan. 27
Foster Gallery Exhibit and Presentations. Natalie Ascencios and Tim Bower will give presentations on the current Foster Gallery exhibit from 10 a.m. to noon in Haas Fine Arts Center 105. See Jan. 26 item.

Brian Levin-StankevichOpen Forum with Chancellor Candidate. Brian Levin-Stankevich, interim president of Eastern Washington University, will present "Moving to the Next Level — A Vision for the Future of Public Comprehensives." Hibbard 100, 3 to 3:50 p.m.


GeoWall logoEarth Science Seminar Series.
Paul Morin, National Center for Earth Surface Dynamics, University of Minnesota, will present "Visualization in the Earth Science Classroom." Morin, a 2005-06 National Association of Geoscience Teachers Distinguished Speaker, will include the GeoWall in his presentation. Phillips 281, 4 p.m. Full story.

Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving. UW-Whitewater and UW-River Falls at McPhee, 5 p.m.

Campus Films. "Notre Musique." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Jan. 26 item.

Women's Hockey. UW-Superior at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7:05 p.m.

Cabaret XXVII. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 7:30 p.m. See Jan. 26 item.

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

Saturday, Jan. 28
moon and starsPlanetarium Program. Featuring "Zubee's Magic Sky," a show for children 4-11. Tickets are $1 and must be purchased in advance at the Service Center. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 11 a.m. See related item Jan. 24.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Jan. 26 item.

Cabaret XXVII. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 2 and 7:30 p.m. See Jan. 26 item.

Women's Basketball. UW-Platteville at Zorn Arena, 5 p.m.

Campus Films. "Notre Musique." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Jan. 26 item.

Men's Basketball. UW-Platteville at Zorn Arena, 7 p.m.

Women's Hockey. Finlandia University at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7:05 p.m.

UAC Cabin. Featuring acoustic singer/songwriter Eric Veenendaal. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Go to top of page

Sunday, Jan. 29
Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Jan. 26 item.

Wisconsin Public Radio logoFaculty Performing on Wisconsin Public Radio. Music and theatre arts faculty members Mitra Sadeghpour, Christa Garvey, Tim Lane, Jeffery Crowell and Mark Mowry; and Beverly Soll, Activities and Programs, will perform on the Wisconsin Public Radio show "Sunday Afternoon Live from the Chazen" from 12:30 to 2 p.m. The show can be heard in Eau Claire on WUEC, 89.7 FM. The concert program can be viewed online.

Namji KimFaculty Recital. Featuring Namji Kim, piano. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 2 p.m.

Campus Films. "Notre Musique." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Jan. 26 item. Go to top of page

Monday, Jan. 30
Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Jan. 26 item.
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University Bulletin • Vol. 53, No. 18 • First Week • Spring Semester • Jan. 23, 2006

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