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Monday, Nov. 7
booksMcIntyre 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.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. An 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. 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.

Chancellor Search and Screen Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 2 to 5 p.m.

UW-Eau Claire seal2005 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.

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. 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.

University Senate Budget Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Wisconsin Room, Davies Center, 4 p.m. Go to top of page

Tuesday, Nov. 8
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 7 item.

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

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 7 item.

Computing Assistance & Training Techno-Lunch. Featuring "Operating Classroom Technology." Participants are asked to bring materials for practice. Registration information is available online or by calling 836-5157. Hibbard 221, 11 a.m. to noon.

College of Education and Human Sciences Associate Dean Search and Screen Committee Open Forum Presentation.
Candidate Larry Solberg, communication sciences and disorders, will give a presentation. Presidents Room, Davies Center, noon to 1 p.m.

EOC logoHealth Careers/Financial Aid Workshop. A free health careers and financial aid for school workshop for anyone considering a return to school or a career change will be held. Presented by the UW-Eau Claire Educational Opportunity Center, which is funded by a grant from the U. S. Department of Education. For more information or to register, call the EOC at (800) 335-3113. Dunn County Job Center, Menomonie, 2 p.m. Full story.

Guest Presentation on Health in Zambia. Rebekah Carey, a nurse practitioner for the Community Health Partnership, will present "Health in Zambia." Sponsored by the department of economics and the Center for International Education. Schneider 111, 2 p.m.

University Senate Academic Policies Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Schofield 202, 2 p.m.

Artists Series Advisory Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Wisconsin Room, Davies Center, 4 to 5 p.m.

Eleventh Annual Tunnel of Oppression. Making Our School an Intercultural Community (MOSAIC) sponsors the interactive program to raise awareness and educate people about the different types of oppression found in today's society. Participants will be guided through settings aimed at issues of welfare, sexual assault, non-native English speakers, and living between two cultures. The 45-minute tours will start every 10 minutes. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 7 to 10 p.m. Through Nov. 10. Full story.

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. 12. Go to top of page

Wednesday, Nov. 9
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 7 item.

Campus Media Advisory Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Eagle Room, Davies Center, 8 a.m.

NET logoNET Open House. The Network for Excellence in Teaching, a subunit of Learning and Technology Services, invites the campus community to an open house. The following faculty members will give presentations during the event: Mitra Sadeghpour, music and theatre arts, 10:15 a.m.; Lauren Likkel, physics and astronomy, 11:15 a.m.; La Vonne Cornell-Swanson, social work, 12:15 p.m.; and Doug Dunham, physics and astronomy, 1:15 p.m. NET Center, Schofield 30/44, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More information.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 7 item.

College of Education and Human Sciences Associate Dean Search and Screen Committee Open Forum Presentation.
Candidate Jill Prushiek, foundations of education, will give a presentation. Alumni Room, Davies Center, noon to 1 p.m.

Computing Assistance & Training Techno-Lunch. Featuring "Get in the Spirit with Holiday Art." Registration information is available online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1122, noon to 1 p.m.

Faculty/Academic Staff Forum. Lawrence Martin, American Indian Studies, will present "Frederic Baraga and 19th-Century Ojibwe Literacy." Presidents Room, Davies Center, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m. Lawrence Martin

Michael DombeckConservationist Presentation. Michael Dombeck, former head of the U.S. Forest Service under President Clinton, will give two presentations. At 3 p.m. he will present "Conservation Challenges for the 21st Century" in Phillips 007. At 4:30 p.m. he will present "National Security: What's Missing is Securing the Long-term Health of the Land" in Hibbard 100. Full story.

Student Recital. Featuring Claire Blauvelt Johnson, piano and organ. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.

Religious Studies Student Panel Discussion. A panel discussion titled "Religious Studies in the Secular University: A Student Panel Discussion" will be held. Sponsored by Theta Alpha Kappa religious studies honor society and the department of philosophy and religious studies. For more information, contact Charlene Burns at burnscp@uwec.edu. Eagle Room, Davies Center, 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Viennese Ball Advisory Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Alumni Room, Davies Center, 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Eleventh Annual Tunnel of Oppression. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 7 to 10 p.m. Also Nov. 10. See Nov. 8 item.

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

Thursday, Nov. 10
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 7 item.

Women's Studies Search and Screen Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Brewer 55, 8 to 9 a.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 7 item.

Chemistry Seminar. UW-Eau Claire alumnus Franco Basile, now an assistant professor of chemistry at the University of Wyoming, will present "From Microbes to Ions: Detection of Microorganisms with Mass Spectrometry." Phillips 401, 12:10 p.m. Full story. Franco Basile

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

Faculty Personnel Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Birchwood Room, Davies Center, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

D2L Users Community Meeting. Topic: Use of Multimedia in D2L. For more information, contact Catherine Artac at artacca@uwec.edu or 836-3323. Teaching and Learning Resource Lab, Schofield 30/44, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Forum Advisory Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Wisconsin Room, Davies Center, 4 to 5 p.m.

"The Red Violin" posterCampus Films. "The Red Violin." (U.K./Canada/Italy 1998, directed by Francois Girard, 131 min., subtitled, rated R.) The film traces the history of a legendary instrument across five countries and 300 years, from a workshop in the Italian city of Cremona to an auction of rare violins in modern-day Montreal. Along the way, the violin affects the lives of a variety of people as it passes from hand to hand and generation to generation, nearly possessing those who play it. Sponsored by the University Activities Commission of the Student Senate. 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 Nov. 13. Full story.

Eleventh Annual Tunnel of Oppression. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 7 to 10 p.m. See Nov. 8 item. Go to top of page

Friday, Nov. 11
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 7 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 7 item.

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

University Senate Compensation Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. OL 1122, 2 p.m.

Campus Films. "The Red Violin." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 10 item.

Women's Hockey. St. Olaf College at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7:05 p.m. Also Nov. 12.

The Singing Statesmen logoSinging Statesmen/Innocent Men Concert. Directed by Gary Schwartzhoff, the groups will perform a variety of works. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $5 for the public; $4 for those 62 and older, 17 and younger and UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff; or $1.50 for UW-Eau Claire students. Seating is reserved. Advance ticket purchase is recommended. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Full story.

UAC Cabin/Local Talent. Featuring Jim Pullman. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Go to top of page

Saturday, Nov. 12
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 7 item.

Hmong New Year Celebration. Come join a celebration of culture and community, offering traditional food, song, dance and entertainment. Admission charge is $2 per person. For more information, call the Eau Claire Area Hmong Mutual Assistance Association at 832-8420. McPhee Center, Olson Addition, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Also Nov. 13.

Civil Service Exams. Information can be found online by following the “Test Center” link. Haas Fine Arts Center, Room 101, 8:30 a.m.

Admissions Saturday Spotlight. Campus visit for prospective students. More information can be found online. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

"Larry, Cat in Space" posterPlanetarium Program. Featuring "Larry, Cat in Space," a 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. 8.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 7 item.

Football. UW-Platteville at Carson Park, 1 p.m.

Dance Recital. Seniors Amy Hoyord and Megan Schultz will perform. The dancers have dedicated the program, which will include a variety of solo and ensemble works, to fellow dancer Jessie Rozga, who was injured in the recent bus crash involving the Chippewa Falls High School Marching Band. Riverside Theatre, Haas Fine Arts Center, 2 p.m. Full story.

Campus Films. "The Red Violin." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 10 item.

Women's Hockey. St. Olaf College at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7:05 p.m.

UAC Cabin/Local Talent. Featuring JoAnna James. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Go to top of page

Sunday, Nov. 13
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 7 item.

Hmong New Year Celebration. McPhee Center, Olson Addition, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. See Nov. 12 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 7 item.

Dance Recital. Seniors Jayme Johnson and Nicole Hanson will perform. Riverside Theatre, Haas Fine Arts Center, 2 p.m. Full story.

Concert Choir Concert. Directed by Gary Schwartzhoff, the group will perform a variety of works. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $5 for the public; $4 for those 62 and older, 17 and younger and UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff; or 1.50 for UW-Eau Claire students. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 2 p.m. Full story.

University Symphony Orchestra membersUniversity Symphony Orchestra Concert. Directed by Nobuyoshi Yasuda, the group will perform a variety of works. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $5 for the public; $4 for those 62 and older, 17 and younger and UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff; or 1.50 for UW-Eau Claire students. Seating is reserved. Advance ticket purchase is recommended. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. Full story.

Campus Films. "The Red Violin." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 10 item. Go to top of page

Monday, Nov. 14
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 7 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 7 item.

Student Recital. Featuring Kara Sorensen, flute. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.

Itai TennenbaumPresentation on Israeli Society. Itai Tennenbaum, who represents Israel in the Twin Cities as the shaliach or "emissary" of the Jewish Agency for Israel, will present "Journey into the Heart of Israeli Society." For more information, contact Helaine Minkus at minkushk@uwec.edu. Phillips 119, 7 p.m. Full story.

Student Ensemble Performance. The Opera Workshop Ensemble will present "L'Enfant et les Sortilèges" (The Child and the Enchanted Objects) by Maurice Ravel. The ensemble is directed by Mitra Sadeghpour, music and theatre arts, with musical direction by Kathryn Proctor Duax, music and theatre arts. Riverside Theatre, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Full story. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 53, No. 12 • Twelfth Week • Fall Semester • Nov. 7, 2005

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Julie Poquette, Editor, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau, Schofield 201, (715) 836-4741
Diane Walkoff, Editorial Assistant. Updated: November 8, 2005

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