NET Teaching and Learning Presentation. Deb Pattee and Sue McIntyre, curriculum and instruction, will present "Active Learning and Tips for Reviewing for Exams." Faculty and academic staff are invited to attend. Brewer 255, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. More information.
Putnam Park Commission Fall Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Potawatomi Room, Davies Center, 4 to 6 p.m.
Flu Vaccine Clinic. Flu vaccines are available for UW-Eau Claire students, faculty and staff. The fee, due at the time of injection, is $15 for students or $20 for faculty/staff. Cash or checks will be accepted. Hilltop Lounge, 5 to 7 p.m. Also Oct. 31 and Nov. 6. More information.
Haunted Castle. The UW-Eau Claire Water Ski Team is sponsoring the "scary and interactive" Haunted Castle. Admission is $7 or $6 with a food item to donate to the Feed My People Food Bank. For more information, call 836-2328. Eau Claire Expo Center, 6 to 9 p.m. Also Oct. 30.
The Forum. Author and self-acclaimed expert on zombie culture Max Brooks will present "Surviving a Zombie Attack: Preparing for World War Z." 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.
Tuesday, Oct. 30
University Planning Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Schofield 202, 10 to 11:30 a.m.
'Haunted Halloween Buffet.' Blugold Dining invites faculty, staff, students and the public to its buffet. The cost is $7.75 per person and includes beverage and dessert. Call 836-5261 for reservations. More information, including a menu, is available online. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
UAC Cabin. Featuring UW-Eau Claire students performing classical music during "Classical Cabin Fever." The Cabin, Davies Center, noon to 1 p.m.
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 Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 3 p.m.
WAGE Feminist Book Club Meeting. The book club will discuss "Female Chauvinist Pigs: Women and the Rise of Raunch Culture," by Ariel Levy. For more information, contact the Women's and Gender Equity Center at firstname.lastname@example.org or 836-2693. WAGE Center, Schofield 30, 4 p.m.
Spanish Business Association Event. UW-Eau Claire alumnus Michael McElwee will speak about his experiences as a social worker at the Milwaukee Veterans Administration Medical Center. The presentation will be given entirely in Spanish. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 5 to 6 p.m. More information.
Student Recital. Featuring Danielle Velie, voice. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.
Haunted Castle. The UW-Eau Claire Water Ski Team is sponsoring the "scary and interactive" Haunted Castle. Admission is $7 or $6 with a food item to donate to the Feed My People Food Bank. For more information, call 836-2328. Eau Claire Expo Center, 6 to 9 p.m.
UAC Films. "The 48-Hour Video Projects."
UAC Films hosts a screening of the annual 48-Hour Video Project entries, a film-making competition during which participants have only 48 hours to create a short film. This year’s theme was "Monsters." Davies Theatre, 7 p.m. More information.
Children's Center Halloween Parade. Children from the UW-Eau Claire Children’s Center will trick or treat from 10 to 11 a.m. on the second floor of Schofield Hall. Staff members are invited to bring treats for the children.
Flu Vaccine Clinic. Flu vaccines are available for UW-Eau Claire students, faculty and staff. The fee, due at the time of injection, is $15 for students or $20 for faculty/staff. Cash or checks will be accepted. Potawatomi Room, Davies Center, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Also Oct. 29 and Nov. 6. More information.
Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Oct. 29 item.
'Let's Do Lunch!' Presentation. Mary Jane Brukardt, special assistant to the chancellor for strategic planning at UW-Eau Claire, will present "Strategic Planning — Trick or Treat?" 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 email@example.com or 836-3266. Sweetwaters Restaurant, Eau Claire, noon to 1 p.m. More information.
Faculty/Academic Staff Forum. Jessica Kraker, mathematics, will present "Using Statistics to Shorten the Process of Chemical Discovery." Presidents Room, Davies Center, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m.
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, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
WAGE Reading Discussion. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will sponsor a reading discussion titled "Good Girls Go Bad, for a Day." Reading discussion articles can be requested by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. WAGE Center, Schofield 30, 3:30 p.m.
Residence Hall Trick or Treating. A number of UW-Eau Claire residence halls will sponsor trick or treating for Eau Claire elementary school age and younger children from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. More information.
Jazz at Night. University musicians present the best in jazz. Tonight's show will feature Corey, Kyle and Adam. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m.
Arts and Sciences Curriculum Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Alumni Room, Davies Center, 3:30 p.m.
American Indian Heritage Month Event. UW-Eau Claire will celebrate American Indian Awareness Month in November with a variety of activities. Today Crystal Norcross, a member of the Fond du Lac Ojibwe Nation, will present a hoop dancing demonstration. Schofield Auditorium, 4 to 5 p.m. More information.
Chancellor's Roundtable. Students are invited to discuss campus issues with Chancellor Brian Levin-Stankevich and his staff. Eagle Room, Davies Center, 4 p.m. More information.
Campus Films. "Pan's Labyrinth." (Mexico/Spain/U.S. 2006, directed by Guillermo del Toro, 112 min., rated R). This film is set in 1944 during the time of the postwar repression of Franco's Spain. Young Ofelia is taken to live with her cruel stepfather on a military outpost in rural Spain. 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. 4. More information.
Men's Basketball. Blue and Gold Game. Zorn Arena, 6 p.m.
Student Recital. Featuring Sean Carey, percussion. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information.
Women's Basketball. Blue and Gold Game. Zorn Arena, 8 p.m.
UAC Cabin. Tonight is Comedy Night, featuring Jared Waite. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m.
College of Education and Human Sciences Academic Curriculum Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. HSS 248, 10 to 11:30 a.m.
GE Workgroup Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Hibbard 705, 3 p.m.
Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving. UW-River Falls at McPhee, 5:30 p.m.
Men's Hockey. Concordia University at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7 p.m.
UAC Cabin/Local Talent. Featuring Drew Brown. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m.
Children's Planetarium Program. Tonight's show, "Larry, Cat in Space," follows an inquisitive cat on his journey to the moon. The show is aimed at children 4-12. Tickets are $2 and will be sold at the planetarium before the show. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 11 a.m. to noon. See related item Oct. 30.
Women's Hockey. Bethel University at Hobbs Ice Arena, 2 p.m.
Campus Films. "Pan's Labyrinth." Davies Theatre, 6 and
Indianhead Honors Band/Wind Symphony Concert. The Indianhead Honors Band and the UW-Eau Claire Wind Symphony, directed by R. Mark Heidel, will perform a variety of works. Tickets are $4 at the Service Center. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7 p.m. More information.
Men's Hockey. St. John's University at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7 p.m.
UAC Cabin/Local Talent. Featuring local musicians. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m.
Jazz Blues and Beyond. This show is a weekly broadcast on WUEC radio, 89.7 FM, at 5 p.m. Today's show will feature Al Green, one of the greatest soul singers of all time. Host David Jones, English/women's studies, will play some of Green's most memorable tunes, including “Tired Of Being Alone,” “Take Me To The River” and “Let's Stay Together.”
Blugold Performance of the Air. This show is a weekly broadcast on WUEC radio, 89.7 FM, at 6 p.m., featuring the talents of UW-Eau Claire students and faculty. Today's show will feature UW-Eau Claire's Singing Statesmen.
Campus Films. "Pan's Labyrinth." Davies Theatre, 6 and
Technology Awareness Series Workshop. Faculty and staff are invited to a panel discussion titled "Protecting Your Children" with Douglas Hubbard, University Police; Brian Hogan, LTS; Amber Jefson, LTS; Diane Willer, Human Resources; and Greg Rineck, LTS. Registration information is available online. Arrowhead Room, Davies Center, noon to 1 p.m.
Student Recital. Featuring Michael Vallez, euphonium. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.
Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Presentation. Mark Matthews, a former diplomatic correspondent for the Baltimore Sun, will present "The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Is There Hope?" Matthews covered the Middle East for 15 years and served as the Middle East correspondent based in Jerusalem for close to three years. He covered such major landmarks as the Madrid conference of 1991, the Yitzhak Rabin-Yasser Arafat handshake at the White House in 1993, the aftermath of Rabin's assassination and the Intifada of 2000. Hibbard 100, 7:30 p.m. More information.
Presentation on Campus Computing and the Law. Student advocate and attorney C.L. Lindsay will present "Trouble Online: Campus Computing and the Law." Lindsay will discuss the essentials about the law in cyberspace, students' rights, how the laws operate and potential liabilities. Schofield Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. More information.
University Bulletin • Vol. 55, No. 11 • Eleventh Week • Fall Semester • Oct. 29, 2007