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Monday, Sept. 24
Photography Exhibit. An exhibit titled "20 Homecomings" features the work of UW-Eau Claire photographer Rick Mickelson. Grand Corridor, McIntyre Library. Through Oct. 6. More information.

Academic Staff Complaint, Grievance and Review Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Birchwood Room, Davies Center, 8 a.m.

Foster GalleryFoster Gallery Exhibit. The "Art Faculty Show" features works by Mike Christopherson and Steve Terwilliger. The exhibit will run through Oct. 4. 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.

Computing Assistance and Training Workshop. An overview of Microsoft Office 2007 will be held. Registration information and Office 2007 demos/tutorials are available online. OL 1100, 11 a.m. to noon.

National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week Event. The Center for Alcohol Studies and Education will hold an open house as part of National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week. Research projects will be displayed and refreshments will be served. Schofield 30, 2 to 4 p.m. More information.

"Population: 485 — Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time" book coverReading by Michael Perry. As part of the John and Elizabeth Morris Literature Symposium, nationally recognized local author and UW-Eau Claire alumnus Michael Perry will read from his book "Population: 485 — Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time." Schofield Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. More information.

Strategic Planning logoStrategic Planning Charrette. Faculty, staff and students are invited to share their ideas at this session. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 9 p.m. More information. return to top

Tuesday, Sept. 25
Photography Exhibit. "20 Homecomings." See Sept. 24 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Sept. 24 item.

Academic Staff Professional Development Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Heritage Room, Davies Center, noon.

UW-Eau Claire Blugolds athletics logo1st and 10 Luncheon. UW-Eau Claire's head football coach Todd Glaser and his staff will provide video highlights of the previous week's Blugold football game and offer comments on the upcoming game. The cost for the luncheon is $6 per person and includes a sandwich, beverage and cookie provided by Mancino's. Wisconsin Room, Quality Inn, Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire, noon to 1 p.m. More information.

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

Planetarium Program. Tonight's program, "More than Meets the Eye," discusses the location of celestial objects as well as their view through large telescopes. The show is aimed at adults and children 12 and older. Tickets are $2 and will be sold at the planetarium before the show. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 7 to 8 p.m.

Jean KilbourneNational Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week Event. Media critic Jean Kilbourne, internationally recognized for her pioneering work on alcohol and tobacco advertising, will present "Deadly Persuasion: Advertising and Addiction." Schofield Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. More information. return to top

Wednesday, Sept. 26
Photography Exhibit. "20 Homecomings." See Sept. 24 item.

Tax-Sheltered Annuity Program Information Session. Emeritus faculty member James Egan, now with Lincoln Financial Advisors, will be available to discuss the UW System's Tax-Sheltered Annuity (403b) Program. Contact Egan at jimegan@charter.net or 715-834-7775 to make an appointment. Walk-ins also are welcome. Birchwood Room, Davies Center, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. More information.

National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week Event. A "Jail & Bail" will be held between 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. University Police officers will "arrest" a number of faculty, staff, students and administrators. Those being arrested will be asked to complete a sobriety test as if they were being arrested for drunken driving. Those arrested must then raise bail to get out of jail. Bail money will go to the Student Wellness Advocacy Team to support future wellness programs on campus. More information.

children's bookChildren's Story Time Session. Kati Tvaruzka, McIntyre Library, will lead a free monthly story time session for children attending the UW-Eau Claire Children's Center. Children/grandchildren of UW-Eau Claire faculty, staff and students and children from the community also are invited. Lower level, McIntyre Library, 10 to 10:30 a.m. More information.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Sept. 24 item.

Commencement Advisory Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Badger Room, Davies Center, noon to 1 p.m.

Guest Lecture. Premilla Pillay, a social worker at Durban Children's Home in Durban South Africa and a guest lecturer in the department of social work at UW-Eau Claire, will present "Orphans of AIDS in South Africa." Arrowhead Room, Davies Center, noon to 1 p.m. More information.

"Let's Do Lunch!" graphic'Let's Do Lunch!' Presentation. Jennifer Lee, Center for Alcohol Studies and Education/Blugold Parent and Family Office, will present "P's of High Risk Behavior Reduction: Proactive Measures, Preventative Efforts, Partnering and Planning" during a noon-hour session hosted by the Alumni Association. The cost is $10 per person and includes the presentation, buffet, beverage, tax and tip. For reservations, contact the Alumni Association at alumni@uwec.edu or 836-3266. Sweetwaters Restaurant, Eau Claire, noon to 1 p.m. More information.

Faculty/Academic Staff Forum. Eva Santos-Phillips, Latin American Studies, will present "Latinas Documenting Life." Presidents Room, Davies Center, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m.

Graduate Council Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Eagle Room, Davies Center, 3 to 4 p.m.

WAGE logoWAGE Reading Discussion. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will sponsor a reading discussion titled "Debunking the Myths Surrounding the F-Word — Excerpts from 'Manifesta.'" Reading discussion articles can be requested by e-mailing wage@uwec.edu. WAGE Center, Schofield 30, 3:30 p.m.

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

Women's Soccer. Carleton College at Bollinger Fields, 4 p.m.

moonHarvest Moon Celebration. A Harvest Moon Celebration focusing on the Jewish holiday of Sukkot and the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival will be held. Speakers will explain the cultural and religious significance of the holidays. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 7 to 8:30 p.m. More information.

Women's Volleyball. UW-River Falls at McPhee, 7 p.m. return to top

Thursday,
Sept. 27
Jeremy's Market logoJeremy's Market. This on-campus mini farmer's market features flowers, fresh produce and cheesecake Thursdays through Oct. 25. Rain or shine, north sidewalk in front of Zorn Arena, 7:30 to 11:30 a.m.
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Photography Exhibit.
"20 Homecomings." See Sept. 24 item.

University Senate Faculty Personnel Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Clearwater Room, Davies Center, 8 a.m.

Career Conference logo50th Annual Career Conference. The conference, sponsored by Beta Upsilon Sigma and the Student Accounting Society, offers students and alumni the opportunity to discuss career plans, exchange resumes and make preliminary contacts with participating organizations. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More information.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Sept. 24 item.

Hispanic Heritage Month Student Panel. Discussion topic: "First Generation Latina/o College Students." Presidents Room, Davies Center, 3 to 4 p.m. More information.

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

Women's Tennis. UW-Stout at McPhee, 3:30 p.m.

"Guide to Recognizing Your Saints" posterCampus Films. "Guide to Recognizing Your Saints." (U.S. 2006, directed by Dito Montiel, 98 min., rated R). This coming-of-age drama unfolds in Astonia, N.Y., during the 1980s. The story follows successful writer Dito and his return to his childhood home to be with his ailing father. 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 Sept. 30. 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, Sept. 28
Parents' Weekend. Several special events will be held throughout the weekend. More information.

Photography Exhibit. "20 Homecomings." See Sept. 24 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Sept. 24 item.

GE Review Workgroup Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Arrowhead Room, Davies Center, 3 to 4 p.m.

Campus Films. "Guide to Recognizing Your Saints." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Sept. 27 item.

24th Annual Multicultural Student Scholarship Recognition Banquet. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 6 to 8 p.m. More information.

Bob Baca and jazz studentsBig Band Era Concert. "A Salute to the Big Bands" will feature two special tributes. Bob Baca will perform on trumpet and lead Jazz Ensemble I in a salute to Doc Severinson, who is celebrating his 80th birthday this year. Percussionist Jeffery Crowell will lead Jazz Ensemble II in a tribute to Gene Krupa, America's ace drummer. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $12 for the public; $10 for those 17 and younger and UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff; or $8 for those 62 and older, organized groups of 10 or more, and UW System students. Zorn Arena, 7:30 p.m. More information.

UAC Cabin/Local Talent. Featuring local musicians. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. return to top

Saturday, Sept. 29
Parents' Weekend. Several special events will be held throughout the weekend. More information.

Photography Exhibit. "20 Homecomings." See Sept. 24 item.

Women's Tennis. Lawrence University at McPhee, 9 a.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Sept. 24 item.

clarinet and musicInstrument Petting Zoo. An instrument petting zoo — a hands-on activity that introduces children to musical instruments — will be presented. The program will be hosted by the UW-Eau Claire Artists Series, to highlight the Oct. 11 concert by the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, and also will celebrate the following community orchestras: the Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra, the Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra and the University Symphony Orchestra. Grace Lutheran Church, 202 West Grand Ave., Eau Claire, 1:30 to 3 p.m. More information.

Women's Tennis. Winona State University at McPhee, 3 p.m.

Campus Films. "Guide to Recognizing Your Saints." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Sept. 27 item.

Parents' Weekend Event. A UAC special event featuring comedian Pete Holmes and magician Nate Staniforth will be held. Tickets are $5 at the Service Center. Zorn Arena, 8 p.m. More information.

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, Sept. 30
Photography Exhibit. "20 Homecomings." See Sept. 24 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Sept. 24 item.

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

Campus Films. "Guide to Recognizing Your Saints." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Sept. 27 item.

Homecoming Week. In honor of Homecoming Week, Sept. 30-Oct. 7, numerous special events will be held throughout the week. A campout will be held tonight from 9 p.m. to midnight on the Central Campus Mall. More information. Go to top of page

Monday, Oct. 1
Photography Exhibit. "20 Homecomings." See Sept. 24 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Sept. 24 item.

Chancellor's Roundtable logoChancellor's Roundtable. Students are invited to discuss campus issues with Chancellor Brian Levin-Stankevich and his staff. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 4 p.m. More information.


Jodie SweetinThe Forum.
Jodie Sweetin, known for her role as Stephanie Tanner on the television show "Full House," will open the 66th season of The Forum with a presentation titled "A Young Star's Road to Recovery." 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. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 55, No. 6 • Sixth Week • Fall Semester • Sept. 24, 2007

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Julie Poquette, Editor, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau, Schofield 201, (715) 836-4741
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