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Monday, Nov. 14
student reading at McIntyre LibraryMcIntyre Library Display. An 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’s Search and Screen Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 2 to 5 p.m.

Commission on the Status of Women Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Clearwater Room, Davies Center, 2 to 3 p.m.

University Senate Physical Plant Planning Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Birchwood Room, Davies Center, 3 to 4:30 p.m.

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

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

Tuesday, Nov. 15
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 14 item.

College of Education and Human Sciences Associate Dean Search and Screen Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Brewer 255, 7 to 8 a.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 14 item.

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

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

Student Recital. Featuring Ben Herple-Dobay, saxophone. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.

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. 19.

Chu-Fang HuangArtists Series. Pianist Chu-Fang Huang, a finalist in the Twelfth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition last summer, will perform. The program will feature three solo groups consisting of two Haydn sonatas; the Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 25, by Chopin; and "Three Pieces for Piano" by the young Chinese composer Ruo Huang. The Artaria String Quartet will join Huang to close the concert with a performance of Robert Schumann's Piano Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 44, which Huang performed at the Cliburn competition. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $15 for the public, $13 for those 62 and older and UW System/CVTC faculty/staff, or $5 for those 17 and younger and UW System/CVTC students. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Full story. Go to top of page

Wednesday, Nov. 16
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 14 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 14 item.

Computing Assistance & Training Techno-Lunch. Featuring "Do-It-Yourself Holiday Greetings." Registration information is available online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1122, noon to 1 p.m.

Graduate Council Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Alumni Room, Davies Center, 3 p.m.

WOW Wine and Cheese Event. Patti See, Academic Skills Center, will discuss her decision to donate a kidney to a stranger during a presentation titled “Got 2, Give 1: Living Kidney Donation.” Hibbard Penthouse, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Full story. Patti See (Eau Claire Leader-Telegram photo)

Joint Faculty Recital. Music and theatre arts faculty members Tim Lane; flute; Kristine Fletcher, bassoon; Richard Fletcher, clarinet; Phil Ostrander, trombone; and Alexandre Dossin, piano, will perform chamber music by Paul Hindemith in honor of the composer's 110th birthday. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information.

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

Thursday, Nov. 17
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 14 item.

Diversity Planning Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 8 a.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 14 item.

pie, turkey and traditional hatDulany Inn Thanksgiving Buffet. Featuring a variety of soups and salads; turkey, chicken and beef entrees; numerous side dishes and complimentary desserts. Cost is $7.25 per person. Call 836-5261 for more information and reservations. Dulany Inn, Davies Center, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Professional Development Advisory Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. HSS 175, 11 a.m.

Support Service Unit Review for Children’s Center. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Potawatomi Room, Davies Center, 11 to 11:50 a.m. or 1 to 2 p.m.

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

13th Biannual Human Diversity Expo. UW-Eau Claire education and social work students will share results of their diversity research projects. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 4 to 5 p.m. Full story.

"Bus 174" posterCampus Films. “Bus 174.” (Brazil 2002, directed by José Padilha and Felipe Lacerda, 122 min., in Portuguese, subtitled, rated R.) On June 12, 2000, a bus filled with passengers was hijacked in Rio de Janeiro in broad daylight. The kidnapper, Sandro do Nascimento, terrorized his victims for four and a half hours as the whole country watched the drama broadcast live on Brazilian TV. Based on extensive research of stock footage, interviews and official documents, “Bus 174” is the careful investigation of the hijacking - focusing on Sandro do Nascimento, his childhood, and how unavoidably he was doomed to become a bandit. 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 8:30 p.m. Through Nov. 20. Full story.

Jazz Ensemble II Concert. Directed by Robert Baca, 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, 17 and younger and UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff; or free for UW-Eau Claire students. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Full story.

NOTA Open Prose and Poetry Reading. Open mike night for those who wish to share their poetry or prose with a live audience. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Go to top of page

Friday, Nov. 18
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 14 item.

Support Service Unit Review for Children’s Center. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Potawatomi Room, Davies Center, 9 to 10 a.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 14 item.

College of Education and Human Sciences Academic Curriculum Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. 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.

National 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, noon to 1 p.m.

Bryan ShumanEarth Science Seminar Series. Bryan Shuman, University of Minnesota, will present “Tracking the Effects of Past Climate Changes in North America.” For more information, contact Harry Jol at jolhm@uwec.edu or 836-3472. Phillips 281, 4 to 5 p.m.

Campus Films. “Bus 174.” Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 17 item.

Men’s Basketball. Coe College at Zorn Arena, 7 p.m.

Women’s Hockey. UW-River Falls at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7:05 p.m. Also Nov. 19.

UAC Concerts. Featuring the Minneapolis-based hip-hop group Heiruspecs. Tre Hardson, formerly of the popular hip-hop group The Pharcyde, will appear as a special guest. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $6 for the public or $4 for UW-Eau Claire students. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Full story.

UAC Cabin/Local Talent. Featuring the folk rock group Swiss War Profits. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Go to top of page

Saturday, Nov. 19
McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 14 item.

"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. 15.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 14 item.

Campus Films. “Bus 174.” Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 17 item.

Men’s Basketball. Buena Vista College at Zorn Arena, 7 p.m.

Women’s Hockey. UW-River Falls at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7:05 p.m.

UAC Cabin/Open Stage. All talent is welcome to perform. Sign up for a time slot in Davies 132. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Go to top of page

Sunday, Nov. 20
Circle K Gift of Love project. UW-Eau Claire's chapter of Circle K International is sponsoring its 12th annual Gift of Love project from today through Dec. 2. The item and cash donation drive provides critical winter necessities for Eau Claire families with limited resources. More information.

McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 14 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 14 item.

UW-Eau Claire student musiciansWind Symphony/Symphony Band Concert. Wind Symphony, directed by R. Mark Heidel, and Symphony Band, directed by Phillip Ostrander, 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.

Women’s Concert Chorale Concert. Directed by Alan Rieck, 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, 5 p.m. Full story.

Campus Films. “Bus 174.” Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 17 item. Go to top of page

Monday, Nov. 21
Circle K Gift of Love project. See Nov. 20 item.

McIntyre Library Display. See Nov. 14 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 14 item.

Student Development Council Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 1:30 p.m.

“Learner-Centered Teaching” coverNET Four-Part Book Talk. Susan Peck, adult health nursing, will facilitate a four-part book talk, which began Nov. 7, 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 Dec. 5 and 12.

Student Recital. Featuring Kyle Peterson, euphonium. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.

Women’s Chorus Concert. Directed by Daniel Newman, 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. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 53, No. 13 • Thirteenth Week • Fall Semester • Nov. 14, 2005

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Julie Poquette, Editor, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau, Schofield 201, (715) 836-4741
Diane Walkoff, Editorial Assistant. Updated: November 17, 2005

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