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Monday, Feb. 5
Foster Gallery imageFoster Gallery Exhibit. A show titled "Limited Editions, Infinite Possibilities," is an exhibition by visual and literary artists from Wisconsin and Minnesota who work with various printmaking processes. The exhibition, on display through Feb. 15, combines poetry, prose and stories with woodcuts, wood engravings, linocuts, letterpress broadsides and books, serigraphs and illustrated children's books. 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. More information.

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

UW-Eau Claire Walking Club. UW-Eau Claire employees and students are invited to walk for fitness Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. For more information, contact Russ Peloquin at peloqurs@uwec.edu or 836-2176. McPhee indoor track, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Earth Science Seminar. Patty Holland, SCA Center for Conservation Service, will present "SCA Internship Opportunities in Geology and Geography." The full spring 2007 Earth Science Seminar schedule is available online. Phillips 117, noon.

Allan G. JohnsonInteractive Presentation. Allan G. Johnson, a writer, teacher and public speaker who has addressed issues of privilege, oppression and social inequality for more than 30 years, will present "Privilege, Power and Difference." Davies Theatre, 3 p.m. More information.


Provost Search and Screen Committee Meeting.
See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Eagle Room, Davies Center, 4:30 to 6 p.m.

McIntyre Library logo McIntyre Library Tours. The McIntyre Library faculty invite UW-Eau Claire faculty, staff and students to take a short tour of the library at the start of the spring semester. Tours will be offered this week at the following times: 5:30 p.m. Monday; 3 p.m. Tuesday; 10 a.m. Wednesday; and noon Thursday. More information. Go to top of page

'Stupidity Cubed' Workshop. Nutritionist Karen Hurd will present a workshop titled "Stupidity Cubed: The Effects of Sugar, 'Snap' and Sleep." Hurd is the author of the recently released book "And They Said it Wasn't Possible." The workshop is aimed at health care professionals and others interested in learning about major aggravators of health and selected aspects of nutritional treatment for illness. Cost is $59. Nursing Building 227, 6 to 9:15 p.m. View additional information and registration form. Go to top of page

image of Mohammed BilalBlack History Month Event. Mohammed Bilal, a former MTV Real World star and diversity consultant, will present "12 Steps Toward Appreciating Diversity." Bilal has helped thousands of people move beyond the sheer tolerance of difference. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 7:30 p.m. More information. Go to top of page

Tuesday, Feb. 6
Campus Civility Team Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Clearwater Room, Davies Center, 8 a.m.

Diversity Workshop. For more information, contact Katie Strope at hoeschkl@uwec.edu. Potawatomi Room, Davies Center, 9 to 11 a.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 5 item.

Tax-Sheltered Annuity Program Information Session. Jim Egan, Lincoln National Corp., will be available to meet with employees. To make an appointment, contact Egan at jimegan@charter.net or 715-834-7775. Walk-ins also are welcome. Human Resources, Schofield 220, noon to 4:30 p.m. Also Feb. 7. More information.

Blugold Athletics logoCourt 'n Rink Luncheon. The Court 'n Rink Luncheons will feature Blugold basketball coaches Tonja Englund and Terry Gibbons and hockey coaches Mike Collins and Luke Strand. Two of the four will speak each week about their teams' performances. Gibbons and Collins will speak today. The cost for the luncheon is $6 per person and includes a sandwich, cookie and beverage provided by Mancino's. Wisconsin Room, Quality Inn, Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire, noon to 1 p.m. More information.

McIntyre Library Tours. See Feb. 5 item.

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

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research and Sponsored Programs Search and Screen Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Schofield 202, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

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

Planetarium Program. Tonight's show, "Wonders of Deep Space, will illustrate how we learned that galaxies exist, how stars are born and how their lives end. The show is aimed at adults and children 10 and older. Tickets are $1 and will be sold at the planetarium before the show. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 7 p.m. See related item Feb. 10. Go to top of page

Wednesday, Feb. 7
Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 5 item.

McIntyre Library Tours. See Feb. 5 item.

Internship Mania logoInternship Mania 2007. Students will have the opportunity to explore internship opportunities and acquire employment tips at this event. Employers from the Chippewa Valley, as well as other Wisconsin cities, Minnesota, Iowa and Illinois, will staff booths to showcase their companies and internship opportunities. Zorn Arena, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More information.

UW-Eau Claire Walking Club. McPhee indoor track, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. See Feb. 5 item.

Tax-Sheltered Annuity Program Information Session. Jim Egan, Lincoln National Corp., will be available to meet with employees. To make an appointment, contact Egan at jimegan@charter.net or 715-834-7775. Walk-ins also are welcome. Human Resources, Schofield 220, noon to 4:30 p.m. Also Feb. 6 . More information.

Earth Science Seminar Series. The Feb. 7 session of the Earth Science Seminar Series has been cancelled. The full spring 2007 Earth Science Seminar schedule is available online. Phillips 281, 4 p.m.

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

College of Education and Human Sciences Search and Screen Committee Meeting. Schofield 202, 6 to 8 p.m.

Diversity Workshop. For more information, contact Katie Strope at hoeschkl@uwec.edu. Arrowhead Room, Davies Center, 8 to 10 p.m. Go to top of page

Thursday, Feb. 8
Diversity Workshop. For more information, contact Katie Strope at hoeschkl@uwec.edu. Chancellors Hall Seminar Room, 9 to 11 a.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 5 item.

McIntyre Library Tours. See Feb. 5 item.

Advisory Committee on Accessibility Issues for Persons with Disabilities Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Clearwater Room, Davies Center, 2 to 3:30 p.m.

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

Friends of Diversity Network Meeting. Faculty, staff and students interested in diversity are invited to gather in an informal setting to share ideas. Meetings will be held monthly. For more information, contact Kimberly Barrett at barretka@uwec.edu. The Dulany, Davies Center, 4 to 6 p.m.

WAGE Panel Discussion. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will sponsor a panel discussion on "White Male Privilege." Arrowhead Room, Davies Center, 5 p.m. More information.

"The Constant Gardener" posterCampus Films. "The Constant Gardener." (Germany/U.K. 2005, directed by Fernando Meirelles, 129 min., rated R.) When a well-known activist turns up dead in Kenya, her complacent husband is driven by anger and remorse to investigate the circumstances of her death. He uncovers a conspiracy that will destroy millions of innocent people unless he can reveal its sinister roots. 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 Feb. 11. More information.

photo of The Onion newspaperThe Forum. Two staff members from The Onion, a satirical newspaper founded in 1988 by two UW-Madison students, will offer The Forum audience an inside glimpse of the newspaper. Providing a unique look at current events, the publication tackles important stories other publications fail to cover. Tickets, available at the Service Center, 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. More information.

Student Recital. Featuring Philip Snyder, trumpet. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information.

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, Feb. 9
EOC logoCareer Planning Workshop. A free career planning workshop for those considering a return to school or career change will be offered. The workshop is sponsored by UW-Eau Claire's Educational Opportunity Center, which is funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Chippewa Valley Technical College, 403 Technology Drive East, Menomonie, 10 a.m. to noon. More information.

snowmanWinter Carnival 2007 Events. Winter Carnival 2007 runs through Feb. 18 at UW-Eau Claire. A complete schedule of Winter Carnival events is available online.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 5 item.

UW-Eau Claire Walking Club. McPhee indoor track, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. See Feb. 5 item.

College of Education and Human Sciences Associate Dean of Teacher Education Program Search and Screen Committee Meeting. Brewer 255, 2:30 to 4 p.m.

Campus Films. "The Constant Gardener." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Feb. 8 item.

Women's Hockey. Stevens Point at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7 p.m.

Men's Tennis. Winona State at McPhee, 7:30 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

Saturday, Feb. 10
Civil Service Exams. Information can be found online by following the “Monthly Exam Center” link. Haas Fine Arts Center 101, 8:30 a.m.

Winter Carnival 2007 Events. See Feb. 9 item.

solar system graphicChildren's Planetarium Program. Today's show, "Solar System Adventure," is aimed at children four and older. Tickets are $1 and will be sold at the planetarium before the show. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 11 a.m. See related item Feb. 6.

Ice Fishing Contest at Half Moon Lake. Tickets are $5 at the University Recreation and Sports Facilities office in Hilltop Center and will be available at Half Moon Lake before the event. For more information, contact Andy Jepsen at jepsenan@uwec.edu or 836-2176. Half Moon Lake, Carson Park, noon to 5 p.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 5 item.

Men's Basketball Alumni Game. UW-Oshkosh at Zorn Arena, 3 p.m.

Women's Basketball Senior/Alumnae Night. UW-Oshkosh at Zorn Arena, 5 p.m.

Campus Films. "The Constant Gardener." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Feb. 8 item.

Men's Hockey. UW-Stevens Point at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7 p.m.

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

Sunday, Feb. 11
Winter Carnival 2007 Events. See Feb. 9 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 5 item.

Leadership Seminar. UW-Eau Claire students are invited to attend "Leadership: What It Takes to Take the Lead," a seminar designed to help students in all disciplines become more intuitive and well-rounded campus leaders. McPhee 162, 1 to 6 p.m. More information.

Faculty Recital. Featuring Paul Kosower, cello. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 2 p.m. More information.

Campus Films. "The Constant Gardener." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Feb. 8 item. Go to top of page

Monday, Feb. 12
Winter Carnival 2007 Events. See Feb. 9 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 5 item.

Graham BairdEarth Science Seminar Series. Graham Baird, geology, will present "Electron Microprobe Analysis of Monazite and the Development of a new Low-Temperature Fission Track Thermochronometer." The full spring 2007 Earth Science Seminar schedule is available online. Phillips 265, 3:30 p.m.

Civil Service Make-Up Exams. Information can be found online by following the “Monthly Exam Center” and "Make-Up Exam Center" links. Schneider 105, 5 p.m.

'Study Abroad: Sweet!' Event. Study abroad information tables will be set up in Governors, Murray, Oak Ridge, Putnam, Katherine Thomas, Towers-North and Towers-South residence halls from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The tables will be stocked with brochures and sweet treats and staffed by students who have returned from study abroad experiences in Australia, England, South Africa, Sweden, Thailand and other countries. For more information, call the Center for International Education at 836-4411.

Evidence dance companyArtists Series/Black History Month Event. Tonight's performance features Ronald K. Brown and the Evidence dance company. Evidence's Afro-Caribbean contemporary dance amalgam, marked by sweeping gestures, intricate patterns and spiritual earthiness, speaks to the black experience both past and present. Choreographer Brown blends African, modern, ballet and hip-hop dance styles to tell stories about what is important about the human experience. 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. Zorn Arena, 7:30 p.m. More information. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 54, No. 20 • Third Week • Spring Semester • Feb. 5, 2007

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Julie Poquette, Editor, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau, Schofield 201, (715) 836-4741
Diane Walkoff, Editorial Assistant. Updated: January 29, 2008

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