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Monday, Dec. 3
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. More information.

Academic Affairs Advisory Committee for Service Learning Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Wisconsin Room, Davies Center, 2 to 3 p.m.

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. More information.

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

Tuesday, Dec. 4
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Dec. 3 item.

Career Services Open House. Students, faculty and staff are invited to Career Services for career planning information and free ice cream sundaes. Career Services, Schofield 230, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. More information.

UW-Eau Claire Blugolds athletics logoCourt 'n Rink Luncheon. UW-Eau Claire's head women's hockey coach Mike Collins and head men's basketball coach Terry Gibbons will discuss the current season. Cost: $6 per person, which includes lunch 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 Executive Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 3 p.m.

WAGE logoWAGE Reading Discussion. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will sponsor a reading discussion titled "Feminism's Fourth Wave." Reading discussion articles can be requested by e-mailing wage@uwec.edu. WAGE Center, Schofield 30, 3:30 p.m.

Student Recital. Featuring Claire Tiller, bassoon. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.

Men's Hockey. University of St. Thomas at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7 p.m.

prismPlanetarium 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 to 8 p.m. See related item Dec. 8.

Faculty Ensemble Recital. Featuring the Wisconsin Woodwind Quintet. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information. return to top

Wednesday, Dec. 5
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Dec. 3 item.

Ceramics Sale. Faculty, staff, students and community members are invited to attend the sale, which will feature works by UW-Eau Claire ceramics students. Proceeds will be used to sponsor visiting artists and to assist students in attending the National Ceramics Conference. Ho-Chunk Room, Davies Center, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Also Dec. 6. More information.

Susan HarrisonWOW/WHE Brown Bag Presentation. Susan Harrison, mathematics, will review the key ideas and suggestions from the 2007 Wisconsin Women in Higher Education Leadership Annual Conference. The theme of the conference was “Miles to Go Before We Sleep: The Status of Women in the Academy.” Sponsored by Women on Wednesdays and Women in Higher Education. Badger Room, Davies Center, noon to 1 p.m.

Commission on the Status of Women Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Arrowhead Room, Davies Center, 2 p.m.

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

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

Joint Student Recital. Featuring sopranos Courtney Karns and Angela Nieman. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.

Men's Basketball. UW-Platteville at Zorn Arena, 7 p.m.

Student Ensemble Recital. The Trombone Ensemble, directed by Phillip Ostrander, and the BASSically BRASS Tuba Ensemble, directed by Jerry Young, will perform a variety of works. 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, Dec. 6
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Dec. 3 item.

Ceramics Sale. Ho-Chunk Room, Davies Center, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. See Dec. 5 item. More information.

WAGE Event. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will sponsor a swap-o-rama titled "Finding Alternatives to Consumerism." For more information, contact the WAGE Center at wage@uwec.edu or 836-2693. The Cabin, Davies Center, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

International Education Advisory Board Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Badger Room, Davies Center, 1 p.m.

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

Jon Loomis on Spectrum West. Jon Loomis, English, will be interviewed on the Wisconsin Public Radio show "Spectrum West" about his new book, "High Season." WHWC radio, 88.3 FM, 5 p.m. More information.

Student Recital. Featuring Stephanie Benson, mezzo-soprano. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.

"The Lives of Others" graphicCampus Films. "The Lives of Others." (Germany 2006, directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, 137 min., rated R.) This political thriller and human drama unfolds in East Berlin in 1984 and traces the gradual disillusionment of a devoted officer of the secret police whose job is to spy on a celebrated playwright and an actress. Sponsored by the International Film Society. Cost: $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. 9. More information.

"Prometheus Bound" graphicUniversity Theatre. "Prometheus Bound," the classic Greek play by Aeschylus in which Zeus has decreed that Prometheus be bound and left to the elements of nature as punishment for providing humans with fire, is directed by Richard Nimke. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $10 for the public, $8 for those 62 and older and UW-Eau Claire faculty/staff, $6 for those 17 and younger or $5 for UW-Eau Claire students. Through Dec. 8 and Dec. 12-15 at 7:30 p.m., and Dec. 9 at 1:30 p.m. Riverside Theatre, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information. return to top

Friday, Dec. 7
GE Review Workgroup Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Hibbard 705, 7 a.m.

McIntyre Library Art Display. See Dec. 3 item.

First Fridays Program. Eau Claire resident Steve Ambroe, an eco-tour videographer, will present "Behind the Camera on an Eco-Tour" during today's program for senior citizens. Ambroe will share stories and video clips from his recent travels. 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.

College of Education and Human Sciences Academic Curriculum Committee Meeting. HSS 248, 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Foster Gallery BFA Exhibit. The exhibit, featuring works by December bachelor of fine arts degree candidates, will be on display through Dec. 16. An opening reception will be held from 1-3 p.m. Dec. 8 in the gallery. 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.

The BuffaliUAC Cabin. Featuring the acoustic indie-pop duo The Buffali. The Cabin Davies Center, 11:30 a.m. and 8 p.m. Also Dec. 8. More information.

Earth Science Seminar. Mark Jirsa, Minnesota Geological Survey, will present "Structure of the Paleoproterozoic Biwabik Iron Formation: An Outgrowth of Geological Mapping of the Mesabi Iron Range of Minnesota." The complete fall semester earth science seminar schedule is available online. Phillips 281, 4 p.m.

Campus Films. "The Lives of Others." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Dec. 6 item.

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

Women's Hockey. Concordia University at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7 p.m.

University Theatre.
"Prometheus Bound." Riverside Theatre, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Through Dec. 9 and Dec. 12-15. See Dec. 6 item. return to top

Saturday, Dec. 8
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Dec. 3 item.

Civil Service Exams. Information can be found online by following the "Monthly State Exams" link. Haas Fine Arts Center 101, 105 and 171, 8:30 a.m.

Children'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 Dec. 4.

Foster Gallery BFA Reception/Exhibit. An opening reception for the BFA exhibit will be held from 1-3 p.m. today in the Foster Gallery. See Dec. 7 item.

Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving. UW-La Crosse at McPhee, 1 p.m.

Campus Films. "The Lives of Others." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Dec. 6 item.

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

University Theatre. "Prometheus Bound." Riverside Theatre, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Also Dec. 9 and Dec. 12-15. See Dec. 6 item.

UAC Cabin. Featuring the acoustic indie-pop duo The Buffali. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. See Dec. 7 item. More information. return to top

Sunday, Dec. 9
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Dec. 3 item.

Foster Gallery BFA Exhibit. See Dec. 7 item.

University Theatre. "Prometheus Bound." Riverside Theatre, Haas Fine Arts Center, 1:30 p.m. Also Dec. 12-15. See Dec. 6 item.

Holiday Concert graphic33rd Annual Holiday Concerts. Featuring performances by the Symphonic Choir, Symphony Orchestra, Singing Statesmen, Women's Concert Chorale, Women's Chorus, Concert Choir and Wind Symphony. In conjunction with the concert, the Association of Student Social Workers will collect new children's books for the Give-a-Kid-a-Book project. Tickets are free but must be reserved in advance by using the online ticket reservation form or through the Service Center at 715-836-3727. Zorn Arena, 2 and 5 p.m. Full story.

Campus Films. "The Lives of Others." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Dec. 6 item. return to top

Monday, Dec. 10
McIntyre Library Art Display. See Dec. 3 item.

Foster Gallery BFA Exhibit. See Dec. 7 item.

'Mexico, Migration and Wisconsin' Symposium. The UW-Eau Claire and Eau Claire communities are invited to a student research symposium titled "Mexico, Migration and Wisconsin." The symposium is based on field research conducted by 13 students in a geography capstone class taught by Paul Kaldjian. Phillips Hall and Davies Theatre, 3 to 8 p.m. More information.

Earth Science Seminar. Chris Wallace, Halliburton Energy Services, will present "A Brief Introduction to Hydraulic Fracturing: A Day in the Life of a Hydraulic Fracture Engineer." The complete fall semester earth science seminar schedule is available online. Phillips 265, 4 p.m.

Civil Service Make-Up Exams. Information can be found online by following the "Monthly State Exams" and "Make-Up Exam Center" links. Schneider 107, 5 p.m.

Deanna GermainM.P. Coffman Nursing Lecture. Retired Lt. Col. Deanna Germain, U.S. Army Reserve, nurse practitioner and co-author of "Reaching Past the Wire: A Nurse at Abu Ghraib" will present "A Nurse at Abu Ghraib" during the 2007 M.P. Coffman Lecture. Germain, who received a master's degree in nursing from UW-Eau Claire, will describe her experiences with the physical and emotional difficulties that she and other nurses endured as they cared for U.S. soldiers and Iraqi detainees at the Abu Ghraib prison hospital. Fanny Hill, Eau Claire, 5 to 7:30 p.m. More information. return to top


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University Bulletin • Vol. 55, No. 16 • Sixteenth Week • Fall Semester • Dec. 3, 2007

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Julie Poquette, Editor, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau, Schofield 201, (715) 836-4741
Diane Walkoff,
Editorial Assistant. Updated: December 7, 2007

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