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Monday, Nov. 3
baked goodsNontraditional Student Week Events. A bake sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Schneider Hall lobby. Proceeds will support the Sigma Gamma Zeta II Scholarship Fund. A "Bring Your Family to Campus" event will be held from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the OASIS Lounge, Davies Center 127. Snacks, games and prize drawings will be offered. For more information, visit the Nontraditional Student Services Web site or call 836-3259.

Computing Assistance & Training Workshop. Roxie Muldoon, CETL, will present "D2L Gradebook." Register online or by calling 836-5157. McIntyre Library 1033, 3 to 4:30 p.m.

University Senate Faculty Personnel Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Clearwater Room, Davies Center, 3:30 p.m.

General Education Review Workgroup Town Meeting. UW-Eau Claire staff members are invited to a town meeting about UW-Eau Claire's general education program. The GE Review Workgroup also welcomes feedback online. Hibbard 100, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. More information.

Chancellor's Roundtable logoChancellor's Roundtable. Students, faculty and staff are invited to discuss campus issues with Chancellor Levin-Stankevich and his staff. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 4 p.m. More information. Go to top of page

Tuesday, Nov. 4
"Vote" buttonElection Day. Voting is a social responsibility embodied in the mission of UW-Eau Claire. During local, state and national elections, UW-Eau Claire is a voting site for Wards 20 and 24 of the city of Eau Claire. The Voting Information Web page provides additional information about voter registration, wards and polling locations.

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

Blugold football player1st 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 $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.

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.

Planetarium Program. Tonight's show, "Wonders of Deep Space," 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 Nov. 8.

Volleyball. WIAC first round vs. UW-Stout. McPhee, 7 p.m. Go to top of page

Wednesday, Nov. 5
Computing Assistance & Training Workshop. LTS staff members will present a PEEQ report formatting workshop titled "Using Sections and Styles." Register online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1100, 9 to 9:30 a.m.

PEEQ logoComputing Assistance & Training Workshop. LTS staff members will present a PEEQ report formatting workshop titled "Adding Page Numbers, Headers and Footers." Register online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1100, 9:30 to 10 a.m.

Tax-Sheltered Annuity Program Information Session. Emeritus faculty member James Egan, now with Lincoln Financial Advisors, will be available to discuss the UW System's Tax-Sheltered Annuity (403b) Program. Contact Egan at jimegan@charter.net or 715-834-7775 to make an appointment. Walk-ins also are welcome. Birchwood Room, Davies Center, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Also Nov. 6.

Computing Assistance & Training Workshop. LTS staff members will present a PEEQ report formatting workshop titled "Open Questions and Work Time." Register online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1100, 10 to 11 a.m.

adult and child holding handsNontraditional Student Week Brown Bag Presentation. Jill Elliott of the Eau Claire Area School District will present a "Love and Logic" parenting class. For more information, visit the Nontraditional Student Services Web site or call 836-3259. Arrowhead Room, Davies Center, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Computing Assistance & Training Technolunch. Beth Kranz, LTS, will present "Overview of Online Picture Books." Register online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1122, noon to 1 p.m.

Faculty/Academic Staff Forum. Dr. Yongzhong Deng, International School of Jinan University, and Dr. Hongbing Peng, College of Foreign Studies, Jinan University, will present “China Craze Series.” Presidents Room, Davies Center, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m.

Artists Series Advisory Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Arrowhead Room, Davies Center, 4 to 5 p.m.

Joint Student Recital. Featuring Charis Boersma, oboe, and Kristen Sward, flute. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.

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

Thursday, Nov. 6
Nontraditional Student Week Open House. Coffee, baked goods and prize drawings will be offered. For more information, visit the Nontraditional Student Services Web site or call 836-3259. OASIS Lounge, Davies Center 127, 7:30 to 9 a.m.

syringeFlu Shot Clinic. Student Health Service will provide flu shots to students, faculty and staff. The fee, due at the time of the injection, is $15 for students or $20 for faculty/staff. For more information, call Student Health Service at 836-4311. Potawatomi Room, Davies Center, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More information.

Computing Assistance & Training Workshop. A BITS trainer will present "Dreamweaver Basics." Register online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1100, 10 to 11 a.m.

American Indian Heritage Month Native American Buffet. Enjoy a culturally unique menu that includes sunflower bannock, buffalo roast, venison sausage with pepper and onions, pan roasted corn, a variety of wild rice dishes and more. Ojibwe Indian displays will be exhibited and traditional Pow Wow music will be played. Cost is $8.05 per person. Call 836-5261 for reservations. The Dulany, Davies Center, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. More information.  

Tax-Sheltered Annuity Program Information Session. Emeritus faculty member James Egan, now with Lincoln Financial Advisors, will be available to discuss the UW System's Tax-Sheltered Annuity (403b) Program. Contact Egan at jimegan@charter.net or 715-834-7775 to make an appointment. Walk-ins also are welcome. Birchwood Room, Davies Center, noon to 4:30 p.m. Also Nov. 5.

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

Biological Sciences Seminar. The Biological Sciences Seminar Series, funded by the Mayo Clinic, continues today with a presentation titled "Early Embryonic Development in Zebrafish" by Francisco Pelegri, UW-Madison. Phillips 319, 4 p.m. More information.

"4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days" graphicCampus Films. "4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days." (Romania 2007, 113 min., directed by Cristian Mungiu, subtitled, not rated.) Otilia (Anamaria Marinca) and Gabita (Laura Vasiliu) share a room in a student dormitory. They are university students in a small town in Romania during the last years of communism. Otilia rents a room in a cheap hotel. In the afternoon, they plan to meet a certain Mr. Bebe (Vlad Ivanov). Gabita is pregnant, abortion is illegal and neither of the women have gone through anything like this before. 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 Nov. 9. More information.

"Lunacy" graphicUniversity Theatre. Featuring Patricia Weaver-Francisco's "Lunacy," directed by Jennifer Chapman. This fictional exploration of what became of the denied female astronauts is an entertaining and compelling production which dramatically explores the consequences of thwarted ambition. Tickets, available at the Service Center and at the door, are $10 for the public, $8 for those 62 and older or UW-Eau Claire faculty/staff, $6 for those 17 and younger or $2.50 for UW-Eau Claire students with IDs. Riverside Theatre, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Through Nov. 8 and Nov. 12-15 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 9 at 1:30 p.m. More information.

"New Media Art" graphicFoster Gallery Exhibit. An exhibit titled "Changing the Way We Think ... New Media Art," will feature works by several artists in a variety of digital platforms. The show, which runs through Dec. 3, will be curated by art & design faculty member Jian Luo, whose own work is included in the show. An opening reception will be held from 7:30 to 9 p.m. tonight 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. Go to top of page

Friday, Nov. 7
Ethan WickmanFirst Fridays Program. UW-Eau Claire music and theatre arts faculty member Ethan Wickman will present "Music as Medium: Composing a Meditation for the Avalon String Quartet." Wickman will discuss his work, "Namasté," which will be performed by the Avalon String Quartet during the group's Artist Series performance Nov. 12 at UW-Eau Claire. 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.

History Education Conference. The second UW Systemwide conference on history education will be held today. The conference will bring together faculty from colleges of education and departments of history to discuss ways to improve history education, whether by reaching out to in-service teachers or by training pre-service teachers more effectively. Davies Center, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. More information.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 6 item.

UAC Cabin. Tyler James, an understated, melodic singer songwriter specializing in lush, piano-driven pop, will play three free concerts. The Cabin, Davies Center, 11:30 a.m. and 8 p.m. Also Nov. 8. More information.

GE Review Workgroup Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Schofield 202, noon.

bowl of chiliCollege Preview Chili Feed. Students, faculty and staff are invited to come and meet prospective students. Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs. For more information, contact Christine Webster at websteck@uwec.edu. Council Fire Room, Davies Center, 5 to 7 p.m.

Campus Films. "4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 6 item.

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

University Theatre. Featuring Patricia Weaver-Francisco's "Lunacy," directed by Jennifer Chapman. Riverside Theatre, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. See Nov. 6 item. Go to top of page

Saturday, Nov. 8
Civil Service Exams. Information can be found online by following the Monthly State Exams link. Haas Fine Arts Center 101, 105 and 169, 8:30 a.m.

"Larry, Cat in Space" graphicChildren'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 Nov. 4.

Football. UW-Stevens Point at Carson Park, 1 p.m.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 6 item.

Campus Films. "4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 6 item.

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

Wind SymphonyIndianhead Honors Band/Wind Symphony Concert. The Indianhead Honors Band, directed by Phillip Ostrander and James Colonna; and the UW-Eau Claire Wind Symphony, directed by James Colonna, will perform a variety of works. Tickets, available at the Service Center or at the door, are $5 for the public; $4 for those 62 and older, 17 and younger and UW-Eau Claire faculty/staff; or $1.50 for UW-Eau Claire students. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7 p.m. More information.

University Theatre. Featuring Patricia Weaver-Francisco's "Lunacy," directed by Jennifer Chapman. Riverside Theatre, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. See Nov. 6 item.

Tyler JamesUAC Cabin. Tyler James, an understated, melodic singer songwriter specializing in lush, piano-driven pop, will play three free concerts. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Also Nov. 7. More information. Go to top of page

Sunday, Nov. 9
Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 6 item.

University Theatre. Featuring Patricia Weaver-Francisco's "Lunacy," directed by Jennifer Chapman. Riverside Theatre, Haas Fine Arts Center, 1:30 p.m. See Nov. 6 item.

University Symphony Orchestra Concert. Directed by Nobuyoshi Yasuda, the group will perform a variety of works. 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/staff; or $1.50 for UW-Eau Claire students. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 2 p.m. More information.

Joint Student Dance Recital. Featuring Samantha Michaelson and Tarrah Irussi. Kjer Theatre, 2 p.m. More information.

"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. It is a weekly broadcast on WUEC radio, 89.7 FM, at 5 p.m.

Sylvia (left) and Claudia Lozano Aguirre, who were interviewed recently for “Culture Talk.”'Culture Talk' Radio Series. Communication and journalism faculty member Judy Sims is conducting a faculty-student collaborative research project titled "International Awareness Through Intercultural Radio Interviews." For the project, UW-Eau Claire student researchers are conducting 20 interviews with people of diverse cultural backgrounds. The first six interviews will be aired as a radio series called "Culture Talk" at 6 p.m. today and Nov. 16 and 23 on WUEC radio, 89.7 FM. More information.

Campus Films. "4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 6 item.

"Local Independence" logo'Local Independence.' Hosted by UW-Eau Claire student Scott Morfitt, this Wisconsin Public Radio show features local music and interviews with people from the Chippewa Valley. Send music requests to localindependence@gmail.com. The show is a weekly broadcast on WUEC radio, 89.7 FM, at 7 p.m. More information. Go to top of page

Monday, Nov. 10
Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 6 item.

NSE Informational Meeting. UW-Eau Claire students are invited to learn about the National Student Exchange Program. Wisconsin Room, Davies Center, 11 a.m.

WAGE Clothing Drive. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will sponsor a clothing drive. For more information, contact WAGE at wage@uwec.edu or 836-2693. The Cabin, Davies Center, noon to 4 p.m.

Vice Chancellor for Administration, Finance and Facilities Open Forum. David Dadds, a candidate for the vice chancellor for administration, finance and facilities position, will speak during an open campus forum. Davies Theatre, 2 to 3 p.m. Also Nov. 11. More information.

Joint Student Recital. Featuring Atalia Dana, soprano, and Ryan Metcalf, baritone. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 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.

WAGE Presentation. Guest speaker Jean Bartell will present "Sexism in Schools." Sponsored by the Women's and Gender Equity Center. For more information, contact WAGE at wage@uwec.edu or 836-2693. WAGE Center, Schofield 30, 6 p.m.

drumStudent Ensemble Concert. Featuring the Percussion Ensemble, directed by Jeffery Crowell. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 56, No. 12 • Twelfth Week • Fall Semester • Nov. 3, 2008

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