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Monday, Nov. 26
McIntyre Library logoMcIntyre Library Art Display. The works of members of three area art organizations the Eau Claire Area Art League, the Valley Art Association and the Watercolor Club are on display in the Grand Corridor of McIntyre Library through Dec. 19. A pricing chart is posted with the artwork. More information.

'Doombuddy Yellow' by Anthony AusgangFoster Gallery Exhibit. An exhibit titled "Rome is Burning/The New School" showcases art from outside the mainstream contemporary art world, including works in underground comix, rock posters, graffiti art, Kustom Kulture and graphic design. The exhibit runs through Dec. 2. 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.

burning candlesJoint Celebration Diwali and Hanukkah. A joint celebration of the Hindu holiday of Diwali and the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah will be held. Both holidays are festivals of light, and the act of lighting candles and lamps is a prominent feature of both. Speakers will explain the cultural and religious significance of both holidays. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 7 to 8:30 p.m. More information.

student saxophone playersUniversity Band Concert. Directed by Randal Dickerson, the group will perform a variety of works. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $4 for the public, $3 for those 62 and older and 17 and younger, or free for UW-Eau Claire faculty, staff and students. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information. Go to top of page

Tuesday, Nov. 27
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Nov. 26 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 26 item.

UAC Cabin. Featuring UW-Eau Claire students performing classical music during "Classical Cabin Fever." The Cabin, Davies Center, noon to 1 p.m.

UW-Eau Claire Blugolds athletics logoCourt 'n Rink Luncheon. UW-Eau Claire's head women's basketball coach Tonja Englund and head men's hockey coach Matt Loen will discuss the current season. The cost for the luncheon is $6 per person and includes a sandwich, beverage and cookie provided by Mancino's. Rosewood 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.

Planetarium Program. Tonight's show, "Adventures Along the Spectrum," is a lighthearted multimedia presentation for children 10 and older, which explores the properties of the electromagnetic spectrum. Tickets are $2 and will be sold at the planetarium before the show. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 7 p.m. See related item Dec. 1. return to top

Wednesday, Nov. 28
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Nov. 26 item.

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 Nov. 26 item.

Support Services Unit Review — Career Services. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 11 to 11:50 a.m. and 1 to 2 p.m.

'A Taste of Asia' Buffet. Blugold Dining invites faculty, staff, students and the public to its special theme buffet. The cost is $7.75 per person. Call 836-5261 for reservations. The Dulany, Davies Center, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

"Let's Do Lunch!" graphic'Let's Do Lunch!' Presentation. Sean Hartnett, geography and anthropology, will discuss the best ways to experience the Lower Chippewa River during a noon-hour session hosted by the Alumni Association. The cost is $10 per session and includes the presentation, buffet, beverage, tax and tip. To make a reservation, 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. Jerry Young, music and theatre arts, will present "The Sabbatical Semester and New Frontiers: The Jazz Baby." Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m.

Spanish Business Association Presentation. Melina Kolbeck, manager of Language Services for the Marshfield Clinic system, will speak about her experiences as a medical interpreter. The presentation will be conducted entirely in Spanish. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 5 to 6 p.m. More information.

American Indian Heritage Month Event. The Native American Student Association will sell fry bread. Proceeds will help offset the cost of NASA members attending the 31st annual Denver March Pow-Wow. Willow Lounge, Davies Center, 6 to 7 p.m.

Women's Basketball. St. Cloud State University at Zorn Arena, 7 p.m.

Larry YazzieArtist Series. World champion fancy dancer Larry Yazzie will present a program titled "Honoring the Spirit." The fancy dance is a fast, elaborately choreographed Native American dance performed to a drum accompaniment. 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. Schofield Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. More information.

Student Ensemble Recital. Featuring the Noon-time Corner Horners horn ensemble, directed by Verle Ormsby. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information.

Jazz at Night. University musicians present the best in jazz. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. return to top

Thursday, Nov. 29

McIntyre Library Art Display. See Nov. 26 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 26 item.

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

WAGE logoWAGE Reading Discussion. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will sponsor a reading discussion titled "Modestly Assessing the Modesty Movement," with guest facilitator Pamela Forman, sociology. Reading discussion articles can be requested by e-mailing wage@uwec.edu. WAGE Center, Schofield 30, 3:30 p.m.

"The Legend of 1900" graphicCampus Films. "The Legend of 1900." (Italy 1998, directed by Giuseppe Tornatore, 123 min., rated R.) A baby, abandoned on a cruise ship in 1900, is taken in and raised by a machinist. The boy discovers his talent for music when he finds a piano aboard the ship and becomes an accomplished pianist. 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 Dec. 2. More information.

Jazz Ensemble IV/Jazz Ensemble V Concert. Directed by Robert Baca, the group will perform a variety of works. Gantner concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information. return to top

Friday, Nov. 30
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Nov. 26 item.

Support Services Unit Review — Career Services. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Eagle Room, Davies Center, 9 to 10 a.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 26 item.

University Senate Faculty Personnel Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Birchwood Room, Davies Center, noon.

University Senate Compensation Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Wisconsin Room, Davies Center, 2 p.m.

GE Review Workgroup Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Hibbard 705, 3 p.m.

Earth Science Seminar. Jean Morrison, Crustal Imaging and Charactization Team, U.S. Geological Survey, will present "Searching for a Geochemical Pathway from Cr (III) in Ultramafic Rocks to Cr (VI) in Sacramento Valley Groundwaters." The complete fall semester earth science seminar schedule is available online. Phillips 281, 4 p.m.

Multicultural Affairs Chili Feed. Faculty, staff, students and prospective students are invited to attend. For more information, contact Christine Webster at websteck@uwec.edu or 836-3367. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 5 to 7 p.m.

child playing basketballKids' Night Out Program. Blugold athletic teams and coaches will lead activities and games for children 5-12. The cost is $10 per child. For more information, call Todd Glaser at 836-3093. View additional information and registration form. McPhee Physical Education Center, 6 to 9 p.m. Go to top of page

Campus Films. "The Legend of 1900." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 29 item.

Madrigale Dinner performersYe Olde Madrigale Dinner. The evening features a 15th-century-style banquet, show and selections of madrigale style music performed by the Court Chamber Choir, directed by music and theatre arts faculty member Gary Schwartzhoff. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $25. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 6:30 p.m. Also Dec. 1. More information.

Women's Hockey. Adrian College at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7 p.m.

Jazz Ensemble I Concert. The ensemble, with special guest pianist Nachito Herrera, will perform a concert titled "From Cuba with Love." Jazz Ensemble I is directed by Robert Baca. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $5 for the public; $4 for those 62 and older, 17 and younger and UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff; or $1.50 for UW-Eau Claire students. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information.

UAC Cabin/Local Talent. Featuring the folk/rock/world roots music of Eggplant Heroes (Max Garland, Olaf Lind, Joel Pace and Duffy Duyfhuizen.) The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. return to top

Saturday, Dec. 1
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Nov. 26 item.

moon and starsChildren's Planetarium Program. Today's show, "Mr. Genius Tours the Solar System," is a lighthearted introduction to astronomy 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 Nov. 27.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 26 item.

Women's Hockey. Adrian College at Hobbs Ice Arena, 2:30 p.m.

Campus Films. "The Legend of 1900." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 29 item.

Ye Olde Madrigale Dinner. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 6:30 p.m. See Nov. 30 item for more information and ticket prices.

Men's Hockey. UW-Stout at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7:30 p.m.

UAC Cabin/Local Talent. Featuring the indie, alternative, electronica stylings of The New Monarchs. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. return to top

Sunday, Dec. 2
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Nov. 26 item.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. The "Rome is Burning/The New School" exhibit ends today. See Nov. 26 item.

Symphonic Choir Concert. The choir, directed by Alan Rieck, will perform with the University Symphony Orchestra, directed by Nobuyoshi Yasuda. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $5 for the public; $4 for those 62 and older, 17 and younger and UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff; or $1.50 for UW-Eau Claire students. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 2 p.m. More information.

Campus Films. "The Legend of 1900." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 29 item. return to top

Monday, Dec. 3
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Nov. 26 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.


Student Recital. Featuring Theresa Soules, saxophone. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.

Lorie LineUAC Special Event. Lorie Line and her Pop Chamber Orchestra will present a holiday concert titled "The Glory of Christmas." Line's 2006 show was so popular that she will incorporate more events and stories surrounding the traditional Christmas story into this year's show. For ticket information, call the Service Center at 715-836-3727. Zorn Arena, 7:30 p.m. More information.

Student Ensemble Recital. Featuring the Percussion Ensemble, directed by Jeffery Crowell. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. return to top


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University Bulletin • Vol. 55, No. 15 • Fifteenth Week • Fall Semester • Nov. 26, 2007

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