BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY

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Tuesday, Jan. 22
Film Screening, “Ghosts of Mississippi,” 2 p.m., Union Theater.
Lecture, “C.S. Lewis, Narnia and the Seven Heavens,” presented by Dr. Michael Ward, author of the new book Planet Narnia, 6:45 p.m., 308 Union. Dr. Bruce Edwards, English and Africana studies, will moderate a discussion following the talk.
Women’s Basketball vs. Miami (Ohio), 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Student Composers’ Forum, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie, “We Own the Night,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Wednesday, Jan. 23
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Changing the Course: Nebraska’s Rescission of the Equal Rights Amendment, 1972-73,” presented by Elizabeth Schnieder, history, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Service-Learning Community Partnership Series, presentation by Deanna Vatan Woodhouse, graduate assistant for the vice president for student affairs, and Joan Gordon, chairperson for the Bowling Green City 175th Anniversary Planning Committee, discussing opportunities for BGSU to partner with the city for its 175th anniversary event, especially for faculty who may want to incorporate a service-learning project into their courses, 1-2 p.m., Center for Teaching, Learning and Technology, 201 University Hall.
Men’s Basketball vs. Miami (Ohio), 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Celebration, “Leadership by Action and Not by Design,” presented by Myrlie Evers-Williams, civil rights activist and wife of murdered civil rights leader Medgar Evers, 7:30 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union. Presented by the Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Committee.
Faculty Artist Series, withjazz pianist Russell Schmidt, assisted by double bassist Scott Trayer and percussionist Nathan Douds,8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Dance Marathon Overall Meeting, 9:15 p.m., 101 Olscamp Hall.

Thursday, Jan. 24
MLK Tribute Program, “Martin Luther King: His Legacy Continues,” 7-9 p.m., 308 Union. Hosted by the Black Student Union.
International Film Series, “Waterboys” (2001), Japan, directed by Shinobu Yaguchi, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Visiting Writer Series, with Tony Barnstone, English, Whittier College, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel. Sponsored by the Creative Writing Program.

Friday, Jan. 25
MLK Tribute Program, “Civil Rights to Social Justice: From Hip-Hop to the Jena Six,” with Dr. Rodney Coates, sociology, gerontology and black world studies, Miami University, and Ramona Coleman-Bell, American culture studies doctoral student and BGSU ethnic studies instructor, 10 a.m.-noon, Pallister Conference Room, Jerome Library.
Women’s Research Network Seminar, “Toledo: Images from Our Past and Realities of Our Present,” presented by Barbara Floyd, director of the Ward M. Canaday Center for Special Collections, University of Toledo, 1:30-3 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall. Sponsored by the Women’s Studies Program and the Women’s Center.
Swimming
vs. Toledo, 5 p.m., Cooper Pool, Student Recreation Center.
Artist Reception
for Craig Matis, whose exhibit, “Trench Cuisine: A Rock Band’s Recipe for Semi-Success,” closes today, 7 p.m., Willard Wankelman Gallery, Fine Arts Center.
Concert, BGSU Wind Symphony, directed by Bruce Moss, featuring world premieres by BGSU music faculty members Burton Beerman and Distinguished Artist Professor Marilyn Shrude, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Part of the 50th annual Band Music Reading and Directors Clinic. Tickets are $7 for students and senior citizens and $10 for other adults in advance, and $10 and $13, respectively, on the day of the performance. For tickets, contact the box office at 2-8171.
Movie, “We Own the Night,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Saturday, Jan. 26
Concert, BGSU Concert Band, directed by Carol Hayward, 2:30 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Part of the Band Music Reading and Directors Clinic.
Concert, High School Honor Bands, directed by guest conductors and BGSU alumni Vincent Polce, Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne; Donald Ryder, University of Tennessee; James Saker, University of Nebraska-Omaha, and Frederick Speck, University of Louisville, 4 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Part of the Band Music Reading and Directors Clinic.
Hockey
vs. Notre Dame, 7:05 p.m., Ice Arena.

Sunday, Jan. 27
Men’s Basketball vs. Northern Illinois, 2 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Faculty Artist Series, featuring Megan Fergusson, viola, 3 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie, “We Own the Night,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Monday, Jan. 28
ARTalk and Reception, with Ethiopian painter Behailu Bezabih, the 2008 Jane Labino-Black Visiting Artist in Residence. The reception is from 6-7 p.m., followed by his presentation from 7-8:30 p.m., 1101 Fine Arts Center.For more information, contact Charles Kanwischer at 2-9395 or ckanwis@bgsu.edu.
Music at the Forefront Series, with flutist Harvey Sollberger and guitarist Paul Bowman, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Continuing Events
Through Feb. 29
Planetarium Show, “Blown Away! The Wild World of Weather,” showings at 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays and 7:30 p.m. Sundays. $1 donation suggested. This show will be given again March 11-April 5, including some Saturdays.

Jan. 22-25
Blood Drive,
11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 228 Union. Donors must present a photo ID with date of birth or American Red Cross donor card.

Jan. 24-26
Dance Performance, “Come Together-Dance Now,” featuring BGSU’s University Performing Dancers along with other students and faculty. Shows begin at 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday (Jan. 24 and 25), and at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday (Jan. 26) in the Eva Marie Saint Theatre, University Hall. Tickets are $12 for adults and students and $6 for children under 12. For tickets, call the theater box office at 2-2719.

Jan. 25-26
Track Meet, Tom Wright Classic, begins Friday (Jan. 25) at 4:30 p.m. and Saturday (Jan. 26) at 9:30 a.m., Perry Field House.

Through Jan. 25
Art Exhibition, “Trench Cuisine: A Rock Band’s Recipe for Semi-Success,” a multimedia songbook presentation by Craig Matis, Willard Wankelman Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. today-Friday.

Jan. 26-Feb. 12
Art Exhibition, by BGSU’s Student Art Glass Association, Union Gallery. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sundays.

Through Feb. 13
Art Exhibition, paintings by Rebecca Kaler, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

January 22, 2008