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Monday, Oct. 31
McIntyre Library Display: Hispanic Heritage Month. The Multicultural Affairs Office will display books and other materials in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. Grand Corridor, McIntyre Library. Exhibit ends today.

child in ghost costumeChildren's Center Halloween Parade. Children from the UW-Eau Claire Children’s Center will trick or treat from 10 to 11 a.m. on the second floor of Schofield Hall. Staff members are invited to bring treats for the children.

cauldronDulany Inn Halloween Buffet. The buffet will feature such delicacies as “mummy rag soup,” buzzard bits,” horrifying hay patch,” rattlin’ bones” and more. Cost is $7.25 per person. Call 836-5261 for reservations. Dulany Inn, Davies Center, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Student Ensemble Recital. Featuring the Flute Studio of Tim Lane. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information. Go to top of page

Tuesday, Nov. 1
McIntyre Library Display. A new exhibit titled "McIntyre Library Puts a Book in Your Hands" traces the process by which a university press publishes a book, and how staff members in collection development, cataloging and circulation areas of the library acquire the book and make it accessible to patrons. The exhibit, designed by Jan Bogstad, McIntyre Library/Women's Studies; Jim Oberly, history/American Indian Studies; Ross Guida, UW-Eau Claire student/Blugold Fellow; and John McCrackin, McIntyre Library, will be on display through Dec. 15 in the Grand Corridor of McIntyre Library.

University General Education Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Eagle Room, Davies Center, 8 a.m.

University Senate Executive Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 3 p.m.

College of Arts and Sciences Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Schofield Auditorium, 4 p.m.

music standJoint Student Recital. Featuring Tim Baumann and Emily Weber, oboe. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.

Chancellor Search and Screen Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Wisconsin Room, Davies Center, 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Planetarium Program. Featuring "Constellations, Myths and Legends," a show 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. See related item Nov. 5. Go to top of page

Wednesday, Nov. 2
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 1 item.

NSE logoNational Student Exchange Informational Meeting. Students interested in learning about exchange opportunities are invited to attend. The application process, requirements and timelines for participating in a 2006-07 exchange will be explained. Students who have participated in the NSE program will be available to discuss their experiences and answer questions. For more information, contact Mary Ryan-Miller at ryanmk@uwec.edu or 836-2003. Badger Room, Davies Center, 11 a.m. to noon. Also Nov. 18.

Faculty/Academic Staff Forum. Scott Lowe, philosophy and religious studies, will present "Chinese Millennial Movements." Presidents Room, Davies Center, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m.

Student Ensemble Recital. Featuring the piano studio of Donald Patterson. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.

"Hotel Rwanda" posterCampus Films Special Screening. "Hotel Rwanda." (U.K./South Africa 2004, directed by Terry George, 121 min., rated PG-13.) As his country descends into madness, five-star hotel manager Paul Rusesabagina sets out to save his family. But when he sees that the world will not intervene in the massacre of minority Tutsis, he finds the courage to open his hotel to more than 1,200 refugees. Now, with a rabid militia at the gates, he has only his wits and words to help keep them alive another hour, another day. This film will be shown preceding The Forum presentation by the subject of the film, Paul Rusesabagina. 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. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 5 p.m. The film also will be shown Nov. 3-6 at 6 and 8:30 p.m. in Davies Theatre.

Paul RusesabaginaThe Forum. Paul Rusesabagina, the subject of the Oscar-nominated 2004 film "Hotel Rwanda," will present "Hotel Rwanda: A Lesson Yet to Be Learned." For two months in the spring and early summer of 1994, the Republic of Rwanda, an east-central African nation of more than seven and a half million people, was decimated while the world watched. Between 800,000 and a million people were systematically hacked to death by machetes over the hundred days of the genocide, by the policy of the Hutu government. 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. Zorn Arena, 7:30 p.m. See related film item. Full story.

Jazz at Night. University musicians present the best in jazz. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Go to top of page

Thursday, Nov. 3
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 1 item.

WisLine Web Conference. Bill Cerbin, Carnegie Scholar and assistant to the provost at UW-La Crosse, will present "Conducting Lesson Study when Teaching with Technology. RSVP by e-mail at net@uwec.edu. OL 1132, 10 to 11 a.m.

Center for Service-Learning logo'Careers in the Common Good’ Career Fair. UW-Eau Claire’s Center for Service-Learning will present a career fair aimed at encouraging students to consider government and non-profit sector career options. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Full story.

WREA logoLong-Term Care Planning Presentation. Linda Grzesik of the Wisconsin Retired Educators Association will give a presentation on long-term care planning for UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff. Eagle Room, Davies Center, noon to 1 p.m. More information.

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

Appeals Committee of the Faculty Termination Review Committee. Cedar Room, Davies Center, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Campus Films. "Hotel Rwanda ." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 2 item.

Men's Basketball. Blue and Gold intrasquad game at Zorn Arena, 6 p.m.

letter and font examplesFoster Gallery Exhibit. A new exhibit titled "Typesthetic: The Art of Typography" will be on display through Nov. 23. The display will show typography as the basis for artistic expression, interpretation and communication. The exhibit, curated by Christos Theo, art & design, will feature the work of Elliot Earls, Sybille Hagmann, Bill Moran and Tiit Raid. All exhibitors have unique, defining styles that have led to successful careers in the design field. An opening reception will be held from 7:30 to 9 p.m. tonight 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. See related item Nov. 4.

Women's Basketball. Blue and Gold intrasquad game at Zorn Arena, 8 p.m.

UAC Cabin. Featuring Chris Koza. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Through Oct. 5. Full story. Go to top of page

Friday, Nov. 4
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 1 item.

Crispin PierceFirst Fridays Presentation. Crispin Pierce, director of the environmental public health program at UW-Eau Claire, will discuss global warming in Wisconsin for today’s First Fridays colloquia for senior citizens. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. for a free continental breakfast; program begins at 9 a.m. in the Memorial Lounge of Christ Church Cathedral (corner of Lake and Farwell Streets in downtown Eau Claire). The program is funded in part by the UW-Eau Claire Foundation Community Outreach Program for the Arts. Full story.

Foster Gallery Artist Discussion/Exhibit. The artists featured in the current Foster Gallery exhibit "Typesthetic: The Art of Typography" will discuss their work. Foster Gallery, Haas Fine Arts Center, 10 a.m. See Nov. 3 item.

College of Education and Human Sciences Academic Curriculum Committee Meeting. HSS 248, 10 to 11:30 a.m.

University Assessment Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Schofield 202, 11 to 11:50 a.m.

Earth Science Seminar Series. Greg Beckstrom, Golder Associates, will present "Opportunities for Earth Scientists in the Consulting Sector." For more information, contact Harry Jol at jolhm@uwec.edu. Phillips 281, 4 p.m.

Campus Films. "Hotel Rwanda ." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 2 item.

UAC Cabin. Featuring Chris Koza. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Also Oct. 5. Go to top of page

Saturday, Nov. 5
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 1 item.

moon and starsPlanetarium Program. Featuring "Zubenelgenubi's Magic Sky," a new show for children 4 and older. Tickets are $1 and must be purchased in advance at the Service Center. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 11 a.m. See related item Nov. 1.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 3 item.

Guest Presentation on Global Warming. Tony Millevolte, a chemistry professor at UW-Barron County, will present a chemist’s view on global warming. Sponsored by the UW-Eau Claire Conservationists. Phillips 007, 5 p.m.

Campus Films. "Hotel Rwanda ." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 2 item.

Wind Symphony/Indianhead Honors Band Concert. Directed by R. Mark Heidel, the groups will perform a variety of works. Tickets are $4 at the Service Center. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7 p.m. Full story.

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

Sunday, Nov. 6
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 1 item.

passport International Folk Fair. Davies Center once again will be transformed into a miniature world with many nationalities and groups proudly displaying their cultures. The folk fair is the largest international festival of its kind in the area. it includes educational activities for children, live music, colorful cultural exhibits, dancing, art and craft displays, history, language, culture and a variety of ethnic foods. Fair participants will be given "passports" to be stamped as they "travel" from country to country. Davies Center, noon to 4 p.m. Full story.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 3 item.

Faculty Recital. Featuring Paul Kosower, organ. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 2 p.m. More information.

Faculty Ensemble Recital. Featuring Les Favorites, made up of Tim Lane, baroque flute; Lucinda Marvin, baroque violin; Bradley Johnson, baroque violin; Laura Handler, baroque violoncello; and Nanette Lunde, harpsichord. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 4 p.m. More information.

Campus Films. "Hotel Rwanda ." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 2 item. Go to top of page

Monday, Nov. 7
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 1 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 3 item.

2005 SSD Student Recognition Awards. Services for Students with Disabilities and Student Development and Diversity invite the campus community to a reception for Steve Baumgardner, psychology, and Michael Skarp, Learning and Technology Services, who will receive the 2005 Student Recognition Awards in recognition of their efforts on behalf of students with disabilities. Refreshments will be served courtesy of the Chancellor’s Office and the UW-Eau Claire Foundation. Alumni Room, Davies Center, 3 to 4 p.m.

cover from "Learner-Centered Teaching"NET Four-Part Book Talk. Susan Peck, adult health nursing, will facilitate a four-part book talk, beginning today, on Maryellen Weimer’s book “Learner-Centered Teaching.” All participants will receive a copy of the book. RSVP by e-mail at net@uwec.edu by Oct. 31. Registration will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Hibbard Penthouse, 4 to 5 p.m. Also Nov. 21; and Dec. 5 and 12. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 53, No. 11• Eleventh Week • Fall Semester • Oct. 31, 2005

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Julie Poquette, Editor, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau, Schofield 201, (715) 836-4741
Diane Walkoff, Editorial Assistant. Updated: November 2, 2005

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