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Monday, Nov. 10
Dean of Nursing Search Meeting. Nursing 221, 8 to 9 a.m.

"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. 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.

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. See related items Nov. 11, 12, 13 and 14.

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. More information.

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.

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

Tuesday, Nov. 11
Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 10 item.

Computing Assistance & Training Workshop. Beth Kranz, LTS, will present "Online Picture Books." Register online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1100, 10 to 11 a.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, 10 to 11 a.m. Also Nov. 10. More information.

WOW Brown Bag Presentation. Women of Wisdom will sponsor a presentation by those who attended the WWHEL Conference “Women Moving Forward — Navigating Change” at Alverno College. Arrowhead Room, Davies Center, noon.

WAGE Clothing Swap. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will sponsor a clothing swap. For more information, contact WAGE at wage@uwec.edu or 836-2693. Towers basement, noon to 4 p.m. See related items Nov. 10, 12, 13 and 14.

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.

UAC Cabin. Featuring UW-Eau Claire students performing classical music during "Classical Cabin Fever." The Cabin, Davies Center, noon to 1 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, 1 to 2 p.m. More information.

University Senate Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Tamarack Room, Davies Center, 3 to 4:45 p.m.

American Indian Heritage Month Event. A bus trip will be offered to the 30th annual Lac Courte Oreilles Veterans Day Pow Wow in Hayward. The bus will leave from Kjer Theatre at 3 p.m. and return at 11 p.m. Cost is $5 per person. To reserve a seat, contact the American Indian Studies office at 715-836-6045. Space is limited to 45 people. More information.

Student Recital. Featuring Ashley Singer, oboe. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.

Davies Center Redevelopment Building Committee Meeting. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 5:30 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. 15.

Jazz Ensemble II Concert. Directed by Robert Baca, the group will perform a concert with the theme "Louis Armstrong In Memoriam." Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $4 for the public; $3 for those 62 and older, 17 and younger and UW-Eau Claire faculty and staff; or free for UW-Eau Claire students. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information. Go to top of page

Wednesday, Nov. 12
Cans Across America graphicCans Across America Event. UW-Eau Claire students are invited to fight hunger and help those in need in the Chippewa Valley by taking part in a special Cans Across America event today. The Blugold Dining program will sponsor the canned food drive all day in all campus dining locations. More information.

Computing Assistance & Training Workshop. LTS staff members will present a PEEQ report formatting workshop titled "Formatting a Budget Sheet." 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 "Formatting Charts." Register online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1100, 9:30 to 10 a.m.

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.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 10 item.

Computing Assistance & Training Technolunch. Sarah Brower, LTS, will present "Help Desk's Advice Top 10." Register online or by calling 836-5157. OL 1122, noon to 1 p.m.

WAGE Clothing Swap. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will sponsor a clothing swap. For more information, contact WAGE at wage@uwec.edu or 836-2693. Towers basement, noon to 4 p.m. See related items Nov. 10, 11, 13 and 14.

Faculty/Academic Staff Forum. Tim Vaughan, management and marketing, will present "Simulation Analysis of Production Scheduling Systems." Presidents Room, Davies Center, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m.

Media Ethics Panel Discussion. The Student Senate and the Commission on the Status of Women will present a panel discussion titled "Yes, You Can Say It, But Should You?: The Impact of the Media Ethics on Campus and Community Climate." Panelists will be David Gordon (emeritus), communication and journalism; Tracy Thomas-Card, English; Phil Kolas, Flip Side; Trevor Kupfer, VolumeOne; Theresa Schneider, The Spectator; and student Jessica Wiens. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 5 p.m. More information.

Joint Student Recital. Featuring sopranos Tammie Delveaux and Lora Anderson. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. 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. 15. More information.

Avalon String QuartetArtists Series. The highly acclaimed Avalon String Quartet, composed of Blaise Magnière (violin), Marie Wang (violin), Anthony Devroye (viola) and Cheng-Hou Lee (cello), will perform. A recently premiered composition by UW-Eau Claire music and theatre arts faculty member Ethan Wickman will highlight the concert. Since it was founded in 1995, the group has won many notable competitions and secured coveted residencies — most recently at Northern Illinois University. Tickets, available at the Service Center, are $17 for the public, $15 for those 62 and older and UW System/CVTC faculty/staff, or $7 for those 17 and younger and UW System/CVTC students. Student tickets are half-price ($3.50) until the day of the event. On the day of the event, students will be required to pay the full student ticket price. 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. Go to top of page

Thursday, Nov. 13
Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up. Forty-eight students from marketing programs at nine Midwestern colleges and universities will gather Nov. 13-15 for the second annual Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up, a regional sales competition hosted by the UW-Eau Claire College of Business department of management and marketing. More information.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 10 item.

NSE Informational Meeting. UW-Eau Claire students are invited to learn about the National Student Exchange Program. Wisconsin Room, Davies Center, 10 a.m.

CETL logoCETL Open House. The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning will hold an open house to welcome the campus community to the center and to celebrate the new era in professional development of teaching and learning that CETL represents. OL 1142, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; reception: 4 to 6 p.m. More information.

fall fruits and vegetablesDulany Thanksgiving Buffet. Blugold Dining invites faculty, staff, students and the public to its buffet. The cost is $8.05 per person and includes beverage and dessert. Call 836-5261 for reservations. The Dulany, Davies Center, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. More information.

WAGE Clothing Swap. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will sponsor a clothing swap. For more information, contact WAGE at wage@uwec.edu or 836-2693. The Cabin, Davies Center, noon to 4 p.m. See related items Nov. 10, 11, 12 and 14.

Vice Chancellor for Administration, Finance and Facilities Open Forum. Nathaniel Jones III, a candidate for the vice chancellor for administration, finance and facilities position, will speak during an open campus forum. Schofield Auditorium, 2 to 3 p.m. Also Nov. 14. More information.

Arts and Sciences Curriculum Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Arrowhead 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 "New Zealand Mud Snails in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem: Impacts on Natives and Factors Mediating Invasiveness" by Amy Krist, University of Wyoming. Phillips 319, 4 p.m. More information.

Student Recital. Featuring Mary Heimerman, French horn and violin. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.

"Gamers" graphicCampus Films. "Gamers." (U.S. 2006, 84 min., directed by Christopher Folino, not rated.) For the last 23 years a group of friends have lived life to the fullest … in the fantasy world. Obsessed with a role-playing game called Demons, Nymphs and Dragons, these four slackers are the subject of this comedy that chronicles their journey to make it through their horrendous lives while attempting to break the world record for role playing. 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. 16. More information.

American Indian Heritage Month Event. Nichole Ray, an Oglala Lakota and UW-Eau Claire graduate, will lead an American Indian beading workshop. Instruction and materials will be provided for $3 a person. Proceeds will benefit a bone marrow drive in memory of the late UW-Eau Claire mathematics professor Eberth Alarcon. The Cabin, Davies Center, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. More information.

Faculty/Guest Recital. Featuring music and theatre arts faculty member Owen Lovell, piano, and guest artist Lynn Ledbetter, violin. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 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. 12 item. Go to top of page

Friday, Nov. 14
Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up. Forty-eight students from marketing programs at nine Midwestern colleges and universities will gather Nov. 13-15 for the second annual Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up, a regional sales competition hosted by the UW-Eau Claire College of Business department of management and marketing. More information.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 10 item.

Vice Chancellor for Administration, Finance and Facilities Open Forum. Nathaniel Jones III, a candidate for the vice chancellor for administration, finance and facilities position, will speak during an open campus forum. Davies Theatre, 11 a.m. to noon. Also Nov. 13. More information.

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

WAGE Clothing Swap. The Women's and Gender Equity Center will sponsor a clothing swap. For more information, contact WAGE at wage@uwec.edu or 836-2693. The Cabin, Davies Center, noon to 4 p.m. See related items Nov. 10, 11, 12 and 13.

Academic Affairs Advisory Committee for Service-Learning Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Arrowhead Room, Davies Center, 3 to 4 p.m.

Assistant Director for Activities and Programs Search Committee Meeting. See agenda in Notice of Meetings. Maple Room, Davies Center, 3 to 4:30 p.m.

Campus Films. "Gamers." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 13 item.

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

UAC Concert. The Hopefuls, an indie pop-emo band from Minneapolis, will perform. Tickets, available at the Service Center and at the door are $5 for the public or $3 for UW-Eau Claire students. 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. 12 item.

Singing Statesmen graphicSinging Statesmen Concert. Directed by Gary Schwartzhoff, 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, 7:30 p.m. More information.

UAC Cabin/Local Talent. Featuring alternative rock musician Dwayne Thomas. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Go to top of page

Saturday, Nov. 15
Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up. Forty-eight students from marketing programs at nine Midwestern colleges and universities will gather Nov. 13-15 for the second annual Great Northwoods Sales Warm-Up, a regional sales competition hosted by the UW-Eau Claire College of Business department of management and marketing. More information.

Hmong New Year Celebration. Faculty, staff, students and community members are invited to share in the festivities, which will include traditional Hmong ball tossing, cultural shows, traditional dance performances, folk songs, crafts and food vendors. Cost is $3 per person. Sponsored by the Hmong Mutual Assistance Association and the UW-Eau Claire Office of Multicultural Affairs. Olson Addition, McPhee Center, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Also Nov. 16.

"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. 11.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 10 item.

Women's Hockey. Alumni Game at Hobbs Ice Arena, 4 p.m.

Campus Films. "Gamers." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 13 item.

Women's Hockey. Concordia 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. 12 item.

UAC Cabin/Local Talent. Featuring local musician Dacia Miller. The Cabin, Davies Center, 8 p.m. Go to top of page

Sunday, Nov. 16
Hmong New Year Celebration. Faculty, staff, students and community members are invited to share in the festivities, which will include traditional Hmong ball tossing, cultural shows, traditional dance performances, folk songs, crafts and food vendors. Cost is $3 per person. Sponsored by the Hmong Mutual Assistance Association and the UW-Eau Claire Office of Multicultural Affairs. Olson Addition, McPhee Center, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Also Nov. 15.

Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 10 item.

UW-Eau Claire choir membersConcert Choir Concert. Directed by Gary Schwartzhoff, 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.

Women's Concert Chorale Concert. Directed by Alan Rieck, 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, 5 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" continuing at 6 p.m. today and Nov. 23 on WUEC radio, 89.7 FM. More information.

Campus Films. "Gamers." Davies Theatre, 6 and 8:30 p.m. See Nov. 13 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. 17
Foster Gallery Exhibit. See Nov. 10 item.

Vice Chancellor for Administration, Finance and Facilities Open Forum. George Hollins, 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. 18. More information.

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

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

Student Ensemble Concert. Featuring the Wind Chamber Ensembles, directed by Christa Garvey. Phillips Recital Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m. More information.

American Indian graphicAmerican Indian Heritage Month Event. "The Way of the Warrior" will screen. The Patty Loew-produced documentary examines the warrior ethic and bravery of Native Americans serving in World War I, World War II, and the Korean and Vietnam wars. Loew, a UW-Madison associate professor, is from the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Ojibwa. Presidents Room, Davies Center, 5 to 6 p.m. More information.

Opera Workshop Performance. The UW-Eau Claire Opera Workshop Ensemble will present a free performance of "Mayhem with Mozart." The performance will include operatic scenes composed by the famed composer, with some performed in traditional staging inspired by descriptions of the original productions. Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. More information. Go to top of page


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University Bulletin • Vol. 56, No. 13 • Thirteenth Week • Fall Semester • Nov. 10, 2008

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