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Monday, Feb. 2
Foster Gallery imagesFoster Gallery Exhibit. An exhibit titled "Drawing beyond Edges" runs through Feb. 19. Curated by art & design faculty members Jill Olm and Scott Robertson, the show examines the importance that materials and processes play in contemporary drawing approaches in the large-scale drawings of Amanda Hughen, Edward Mayer, Cal Lane and Fraser Taylor. 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.

McIntyre Library logoMcIntyre Library Tours. Tours of McIntyre Library will be held today through Feb. 12 at the following times: Mondays at 5:30 p.m., Tuesdays at 3 p.m., Wednesdays at 10 a.m. and Thursdays at noon. Tours start in the Grand Corridor outside the library entrance. More information. Go to top of page

Tuesday, Feb. 3
Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 2 item.

UW-Eau Claire Blugolds logoCourt 'n Rink Luncheon. UW-Eau Claire's head men's basketball coach Terry Gibbons and head women's hockey coach Mike Collins will comment on the current season. The cost for the luncheon is $7 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.

Davies Redevelopment Steering Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Badger Room, Davies Center, 1 to 3:30 p.m.

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. Alumni Room, Davies Center, 3 p.m.

McIntyre Library Tours. See Feb. 2 item. Grand Corridor, McIntyre Library, 3 p.m.

Wisconsin Public Radio logo Faculty on WPR's 'The West Side.' David Shih, English, UW-Eau Claire's new equity, diversity and inclusivity fellow; Selika Ducksworth-Lawton, history; Jesse Dixon, Office of Multicultural Affairs; and Eau Claire City Council member Berlye Middleton will be guests on Wisconsin Public Radio's "The West Side" today. The group will discuss UW-Eau Claire's challenge of becoming a more diverse university. The show will air on WHWC, 88.3 FM, at 5 p.m. More information.

Davies Redevelopment Building Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Badger Room, Davies Center, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Jabali Afrika memberJabali Afrika Show. The popular African rhythms group, Jabali Afrika, returns to Eau Claire for another free show. From Kenya, Jabali (Kiswahili for "rock") Afrika is a multifaceted group with a unique blend of fusion and African rhythms. Schofield Auditorium, 7 p.m. More information.

Planetarium Program. Tonight's show, "Lifestyles of the Stars," is recommended for adults and children 11 and older. Tickets are $2 and will be sold at the planetarium before the show. L.E. Phillips Planetarium, 7 p.m. See related item Feb. 7. Go to top of page

Wednesday, Feb. 4
McIntyre Library Tours. See Feb. 2 item. Grand Corridor, McIntyre Library, 10 a.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 2 item.

Blugold Organizations Bash graphicBlugold Organizations Bash. The Blugold Organizations Bash, a member recruitment fair for UW-Eau Claire student organizations, will be held. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. More information.

basketballMen's Basketball — 'Pack Zorn Night.' Students at tonight's game against UW-Oshkosh can register for a chance to take a shooting challenge and win a semester's tuition. At halftime, a student will try to make a layup, free throw, three-point shot and half-court shot. If the student makes all the shots within the time allotted, he or she will win the tuition prize. Zorn Arena, 7 p.m. More information.

Guest Artist Recital. Featuring John Savage, flute. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information. Go to top of page

Thursday, Feb. 5
WDC graphicWisconsin Deferred Compensation Program Information Sessions. UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff are invited to attend information sessions about the Wisconsin Deferred Compensation Program today in the Arrowhead Room of Davies Center. Group presentations will be held at 9 a.m., noon and 3 p.m. Individual sessions can be scheduled between 9:45 and 11:30 a.m. or between 1:30 and 2:30 p.m. Sessions will provide an overview of the WDC program and its benefits, including information about before-tax investing, distribution and investment options, and enrollment information. For more information or to schedule an individual appointment, call 877-457-9327 or visit the WDC Web site.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 2 item.

Community Action Fair. Volunteer opportunities, internships and careers in the common good will be showcased. Local, state and federal agencies, nonprofit organizations and nongovernmental organizations also will participate. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. More information.

Commission on the Status of Women Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 11:30 a.m.

McIntyre Library Tours. See Feb. 2 item. Grand Corridor, McIntyre Library, noon.

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

Black History Month Reception. Come learn about the famous and not-so-famous African Americans who paved the way for America’s first black president and gather information about upcoming Black History Month events. Samples of African-American foods will be offered during the reception. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 3:30 to 5 p.m. More information.

University Senate Budget Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. OL 1122, 4 p.m.

"The Fall" graphicCampus Films. "The Fall." (India/UK/USA 2006, directed by Tarsem Singh, 117 min., rated R.) In a half-deserted hospital in Los Angeles, circa 1915, an injured movie stuntman tells a story to a four-year-old girl with a broken arm, and we see it through her eyes. "'The Fall' is a mad folly, an extravagant visual orgy, a free fall from reality into uncharted realms," wrote Roger Ebert in naming it one of the best films of 2008. "It is almost impossible to describe. You can say what happens, but you can't convey the astonishment of how it happens." 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 Feb. 8. More information.

Student Recital. Featuring Andrea Miller, tuba. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information. Go to top of page

Friday, Feb. 6
Research Workshops. Two workshops will be presented. The first will pertain to the history and current status of regulations regarding research using human subjects. The  second will provide advanced topics with case studies. Come to one or both sessions (and receive a certificate) or come for part of a session. For more information or to register, contact ORSP at orsp@uwec.edu or 836-3405 by Feb. 3. OL 1132, 8 a.m. to noon and 12:30 to 5 p.m. More information.

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

First Friday's Program. First Fridays invites senior citizens to a presentation titled "The Pearly Kings and Queens of London" by Pat Heins. A Pearly Queen is a woman in a traditional Cockney costume covered in mother-of-pearl buttons. Heins will wear her Pearly Queen costume as she shares a true story rooted in medieval times that is still unfolding today. 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.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 2 item.

Campus Films. "The Fall." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Feb. 5 item.

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

Wrestling. Itasca Community College at McPhee, 7 p.m. Go to top of page

Saturday, Feb. 7
Wrestling. Blugold Invitational at McPhee, 9 a.m.

"Larry, Cat in Space" posterChildren's Planetarium Program. Today's show, "Larry, Cat in Space," 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. See related item Feb. 3.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 2 item.

Campus Films. "The Fall." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Feb. 5 item.

Women's Hockey. Lake Forest at Hobbs Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Go to top of page

Sunday, Feb. 8
Men's Tennis. Ripon College at Eau Claire, 9 a.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 2 item.

Men's Tennis. St. Mary's at Eau Claire, 3 p.m.

"Blugold Performance of the Air" logo'Blugold Performance of the Air.' Hosted by UW-Eau Claire student Chris Malina, this Wisconsin Public Radio show features UW-Eau Claire student and faculty groups. Today's show will feature the Clearwater Festival Concert from October 2008. WUEC radio, 89.7 FM, 5 p.m.

"Jazz, Blues and Beyond" logo'Jazz, Blues and Beyond.' Today's show will feature a combination of jazz and blues. WUEC radio, 89.7 FM, 6 p.m.

Campus Films. "The Fall." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Feb. 5 item.

"Local Independence" logo'Local Independence.' Hosted by UW-Eau Claire student David Smuhl, this Wisconsin Public Radio show features local music and interviews with people from the Chippewa Valley. Today's show will feature tracks from the new Bon Iver album as well as music from other local artists. Send music requests to localindependence@gmail.com. WUEC radio, 89.7 FM, 7 p.m. Go to top of page

Monday, Feb. 9
Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Feb. 2 item.

McIntyre Library Tours. See Feb. 2 item. Grand Corridor, McIntyre Library, 5:30 p.m. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 56, No. 20 • Second Week • Spring Semester • Feb. 2, 2009

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Julie Poquette, Editor, UW-Eau Claire News Bureau, Schofield 201, 715-836-4741
Diane Walkoff, Assistant Editor. Updated: February 5, 2009

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