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.
Foster 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.
Chancellor'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.
The 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.
Tax-Sheltered Annuity Program Information Session. A representative from Fidelity Investments will be available to discuss the UW System's Tax-Sheltered Annuity (403b) Program. Appointments can be made online or by calling 800-642-7131. Eagle Room, Davies Center, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. More information.
Foster Gallery Exhibit. "Art Faculty Show." See Oct. 1 item.
1st 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 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.
Women's Tennis. UW-River Falls at McPhee, 3:30 p.m.
Student Recital. Featuring Steven Ethington, viola. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.
Hispanic Heritage Month Event. Featuring "Teatro del Pueblo" (The People's Theatre) performing "Help Wanted," a one-act play based on a true story of Mexican immigrants who come to Minnesota seeking a better life. Davies Theatre, 6 to 8 p.m. More information.
Organic Food Forum. An organic food forum and dinner will be held to present the many reasons to "go organic" and buy as often as possible from local growers. Environmental Adventure Center, Hilltop Center, 6 to 9 p.m. More information.
Foster Gallery Exhibit/Lecture. Mike Christopherson and Steve Terwilliger will present a dialogue on their artwork. Foster Gallery, Haas Fine Arts Center, noon to 1 p.m. See Oct. 1 item.
Artists Series Advisory Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Arrowhead Room, Davies Center, 4 to 5 p.m.
Authors Celebration. UW-Eau Claire will recognize the hard work and self-discipline it takes for university faculty and staff to bring scholarly work to the level of publication or performance with an Authors Celebration. The work of 35 authors will be featured, but the event celebrates the publishing accomplishments of all university staff by highlighting representative successes. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 4:30 to 6 p.m. More information.
WAGE Discussion and Support Group. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will lead an ongoing discussion and support group for those with loved ones serving in Iraq or Afghanistan. The group will meet biweekly throughout the semester. Days and times will be announced. For more information, contact the WAGE Center at firstname.lastname@example.org or 836-2693. WAGE Center, Schofield 30, 7 p.m.
Homecoming 'Yell Like Hell' Pep Rally. Zorn Arena, 7 p.m.
Foster Gallery Exhibit. The "Art Faculty Show" exhibit ends today. See Oct. 1 item.
Arts and Sciences Curriculum Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Alumni Room, Davies Center, 3:30 p.m.
First Fridays Program. The First Fridays program for senior citizens will present the Sonora Reed Trio, a UW-Eau Claire faculty ensemble made up of Christa Garvey (oboe), Richard Fletcher (clarinet) and Kristine Fletcher (bassoon). Sonora showcases the expressive instrumentation of the reed trio and performs compositions by 20th and 21st-century composers. A free continental breakfast will precede the formal program. Memorial Lounge, Christ Church Cathedral, Lake and Farwell Streets, Eau Claire. Breakfast: 8:30 a.m., presentation: 9 a.m. More information.
AVC for Academic Affairs and DGS Search and Screen Committee Meeting. Schofield 202, 10 to 10:30 a.m.
University Assessment Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. College of Nursing and Health Sciences 156, 11 a.m. to noon.
GE Review Workgroup Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Hibbard 705, 3 p.m.
Women's Tennis. UW-Whitewater at McPhee, 3:30 p.m.
Earth Science Seminar. David Mickelson, department of geology, UW-Madison, will present “Putting Geomorphology to Work: Developing a Legally Defensible Setback Distance for Construction on the Great Lakes shorelines.” The complete fall semester earth science seminar schedule is available online. Phillips 281, 4 p.m.
Campus Films. "The Sting." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Oct. 4 item.
Blugold Fever Fest. The traditional alumni pre-game Homecoming festival, "Blugold Fever Fest," will begin immediately following the parade, with music, food and beverage tents at Carson Park. More information.
Post-Game Party. The Fifth Quarter, a free post-game party hosted by the UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association, will follow the game. The Blugold Marching Band will lead fans to the tent below the stadium for a gathering including great music by the band Home-Grown Tomatoes, prizes, tempting snacks, beverages from Leinenkugel's and lots of Blugold fun and camaraderie. More information.
Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving. Alumni/intrasquad meet at McPhee, 1 p.m.
All-Steinway Campaign Concert. A concert featuring UW-Eau Claire piano faculty members and piano performance students will kick off the first phase of a UW-Eau Claire Foundation campaign to make the university's department of music and theatre arts an All-Steinway School. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 2 p.m. More information.
Women's Soccer. Loras College at Bollinger Fields, 2 p.m.
Travelport Orientation Sessions. Employees who book airline reservations online for themselves or for other employees are encouraged to attend an orientation session on Travelport, the online booking product recently contracted by the UW System. Schofield Auditorium, 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. More information.
Money Smart Week Presentation. Money Smart Week, a public awareness initiative, is aimed at building financial knowledge for dealing with one's own money quickly, confidently and shrewdly. Today, Fred Kolb, economics, will present "Protecting Yourself Against a Dollar Collapse When Studying or Retiring Abroad." Alumni Room, Davies Center, noon. More information.
Student Ensemble Recital. Featuring the voice studio of Mitra Sadeghpour. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.
University Bulletin • Vol. 55, No. 7 • Seventh Week • Fall Semester • Oct. 1, 2007