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Monday, May 7
art gallery50th Annual Juried Student Art Show. Works by UW-Eau Claire students as selected by this year's juror, acclaimed New York artist Lane Twitchell, will be on display through May 11. 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. Foster Gallery, Haas Fine Arts Center. More information.

SpringFest 2007. UAC brings you music on the campus mall all week with SpringFest 2007. Today's featured music group is QuinnElizabeth. Central Campus Mall, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Rain site: The Cabin, Davies Center. More information.

UW-Eau Claire excellence medalService Recognition and Retirement Reception. The university community is invited to attend a reception honoring retiring faculty and staff and those who have been with the university for 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, or 40 years. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 3-5 p.m. Reception program.

Documentary Tribute. UW-Eau Claire students Cassie Lawler and Elizabeth Wilson will present their documentary, "Eberthian: The Life of Eberth Alarcón." The film serves as a tribute to the life of Dr. Eberth Alarcón, associate professor of mathematics, who died in September 2006, after a battle against leukemia. Davies Theatre, Davies Center, 7 p.m. More information.

Guest Artist. Violinist and composer Piotr Szewczyk will present a guest artist recital and two master classes. He will present a violin master class today and a composition master class on May 8. Both classes will be held at 4 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall. The concert program, titled "Violin Futura," will feature 14 works composed by living composers especially for Szewczyk, and he will open and close the program with two of his own compositions. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information. Go to top of page

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

50th Annual Juried Student Art Show. See May 7 item.

Irie SolSpringFest 2007. UAC brings you music on the campus mall all week with SpringFest 2007. Today's featured music group is Irie Sol. Central Campus Mall, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Rain site: The Cabin, Davies Center. More information.

Computing Assistance and Training Workshop. An overview of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook will be held. Registration information and Office 2007 demos/tutorials are available online. OL 1122, noon to 1 p.m.

Electronic Communications and Publications Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Schofield 202, 1 p.m.

Campus Garden Inauguration. The Foodlums, a UW-Eau Claire food club, will hold a ceremony to inaugurate the club's new garden space on campus. The club created this agro-ecological space to help raise awareness about the benefits of local foods and food systems. Phillips Science Hall Courtyard, 2 p.m. More information.

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

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

WAGE Pot Luck. WAGE will be hosting a pot luck for their end of the year celebration. WAGE Center, 5 p.m.

telescopePlanetarium Show. This evening's show, "Adventures Along the Spectrum," will answer questions about light. Professor Photon will explore the properties of the electromagnetic spectrum in this lighthearted multimedia program. The show is aimed toward adults and children over 8. The current night sky also will be discussed. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 7 to 8 p.m. See related May 12 item. Go to top of page

Wednesday, May 9
bookDirector of Libraries Candidate Presentation. Three candidates will be on campus to interview for the Director of Libraries position. All members of the campus and community are invited to attend the candidate presentations and general question/answer sessions. Today's presentation will be given by Christopher N. Cox. McIntyre Library 2023, 9 a.m. See May 14 item. More information.

50th Annual Juried Student Art Show. See May 7 item.

guitarSpringFest 2007. UAC brings you music on the campus mall all week with SpringFest 2007. Today's featured music group is To Slay Zombie Newton. Central Campus Mall, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Rain site: The Cabin, Davies Center. More information.

Alumni Association Luncheon. UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association will host the Outstanding Student/Scholarship Recognition Luncheon. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, noon. The program is available online. Those interested in attending are asked to RSVP to the Alumni Association by calling 836-3266 or sending e-mail to larsojan@uwec.edu. More information.

Campus Media Advisory Committee Meeting.
See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Potawatomi Room, Davies Center, 1 p.m.

stethoscopeNational Nurses Week Event. The College of Nursing and Health Sciences will host a Nurses Walk through Putnam Park to honor the profession of Nursing. Area nurses and all those who value their many services to the community are invited to join the walk. Participants will gather outside the Nursing Building at 6 p.m. More information.

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

Much Ado About Nothing imageUniversity Theatre. Featuring William Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing," directed by Cheryl Starr. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $9 for the public, $7 for those 62 and older, $6 for those 17 and younger and UW-Eau Claire faculty/staff, or $5 for UW-Eau Claire students. Through May 5 and May 9-12. Kjer Theatre, 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,
May 10
50th Annual Juried Student Art Show. See May 7 item.

Chester BaySpringFest 2007. UAC brings you music on the campus mall all week with SpringFest 2007. Today's featured music group is Chester Bay. Central Campus Mall, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Rain site: The Cabin, Davies Center. More information.

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

Human Diversity Expo. UW-Eau Claire education and social work students will share the results of their diversity research projects during the 18th Bi-Annual Human Diversity Expo. This event will feature projects designed by 140 students currently enrolled in the courses "Social Foundations of Human Relations" and "Ethnic-sensitive Social Work Practice." Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 4 to 5:15 p.m. More information.

Half Nelson posterCampus Films. " Half Nelson" (U.S. 2006, directed by Ryan Fleck, 106 min., rated R). Day after day in his shabby Brooklyn classroom, a dedicated teacher finds the energy to inspire his students. Although he is brilliant and in control of the classroom, he spends his tim outside locked in a serious drug habit. When one of his students discovers his secret, they stumble into an unexpected friendship. Sponsored by the University Activities Commission. 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. More information.

University Theatre. "Much Ado About Nothing." Kjer Theatre, 7:30 p.m. See related May 3 item.

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, May 11
golf ballAnnual Early Birdie Golf Outing. Today's Rec Fest event will be held at the Princeton Valley Golf Course. The $25 per person fee includes 9 holes, lunch, prizes and a t-shirt. Proceeds will go to the National Youth Sports Program. Register at Hilltop Recreation Center by noon on May 10. More information.

50th Annual Juried Student Art Show. See May 7 item.

SpringFest 2007. UAC brings you music on the campus mall all week with SpringFest 2007. Today's featured music group is Survive the Drive. Central Campus Mall, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Rain site: The Cabin, Davies Center. More information.

College of Business Faculty Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Schofield 312, 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Faculty Complaint and Grievance Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Schofield 202, 3 p.m.

Campus Films. "Half Nelson." See related May 10 item.

University Theatre. "Much Ado About Nothing." Kjer Theatre, 7:30 p.m. See related May 3 item.

The GufsUAC Concert. The UAC Concert Committee presents a special acoustic show featuring Goran and Dejan Kralj of the pop-rock band The Gufs. A national touring act in the mid-nineties (alongside Matchbox 20), the Gufs recently released a new CD and have embarked on another tour. This show will also feature opening act Julie Moffitt. Tickets, available at the Service Center or the door, are $4 for UW-Eau Claire students and $6 for the public. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 7:30 p.m. More information.

UAC Cabin. UW-Eau Claire student, Dacia Miller will be tonight's featured artist. Miller was the winner of the UAC's 2006 Singer/Songwriter Slam. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Go to top of page

Saturday, May 12
Civil Service Exams. Information can be found online by following the Monthly Exam Center link. Schneider 100, 8:30 a.m.

"Larry, Cat in Space" posterChildren's Planetarium Program. Today's show, "Larry, Cat in Space," is a playful, imaginative cartoon presentation about an inquisitive cat who takes a trip to the moon. The show is aimed at children ages 4-12. Tickets are $1 and will be sold at the planetarium before the show. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 11 a.m. to noon. See related May 8 item.

Symphony Concert. Featuring the Chippewa Valley Youth Symphony. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 3 p.m.

Campus Films. "Half Nelson." See related May 10 item.

University Theatre. "Much Ado About Nothing." Kjer Theatre, 7:30 p.m. See related May 3 item.

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, May 13
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Blugold Performance of the Air. A weekly broadcast on WUEC radio, 89.7 FM, featuring the talents of UW-Eau Claire students and faculty. Today's show will feature the Wind Symphony. 6 p.m.

Campus Films. "Half Nelson." See related May 10 item. Go to top of page

Monday, May 14
Final Exams. Through May 18.

booksDirector of Libraries Candidate Presentation. Three candidates will be on campus to interview for the Director of Libraries position. All members of the campus and community are invited to attend the candidate presentations and general question/answer sessions. Today's presentation will be given by John H. Pollitz. McIntyre Library 2023, 9 a.m. See related May 9 item. More information.

bookReader's Theater. A group of UW-Eau Claire honor students will present a Reader's Theatre performance. The event will consist of students reading from memoirs that address the issues of power, privilege and inequality. Border's Bookstore, 4 p.m. More information. Go to top of page

 


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University Bulletin • Vol. 54, No. 32 • Sixteenth Week • Spring Semester • May 7, 2007

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