BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY

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Monday, Jan. 28
ARTalk and Reception, with Ethiopian painter Behailu Bezabih, the 2008 Jane Labino-Black Visiting Artist in Residence. Reception from 6-7 p.m., followed by artist presentation from 7-8:30 p.m., both in 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.

Tuesday, Jan. 29
Guest Artists, violinist Annette-Barbara Vogel, with pianist Edward Turgeon, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie, “Dan in Real Life,” 9:30 p.m., Bowen-Thompson Student Union Theater.

Wednesday, Jan. 30
Brown Bag Luncheon, “The Girls of MySpace: Identity Construction and Resistance through New Media Composition,” presented by Jennifer Almjeld, English, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Provost Lecture Series, “Epidemics of Collapse: Notes on Documentary and the Post-Industrial Sublime,” presented by Dr. Paula Rabinowitz, University of Minnesota, 6:30 p.m., 201 Union. Hosted by the Institute for the Study of Culture and Society.
Women’s Basketball
vs. Western Michigan, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Faculty Artist Series, featuring pianist Winston Choi, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Thursday, Jan. 31
International Film Series, “Kuutyuu Teien (Hanging Garden)” (2005), Japan, directed by Toyoda Toshiaki, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Festival Series, featuring Naoko Takada, marimba, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $18, $25 and $30 in advance, and $21, $28 and $33 the day of the concert. For tickets, call the box office at 2-8171.

Friday, Feb. 1
State of the University Address, by President Sidney Ribeau, 10 a.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. for coffee and fellowship.
Women’s Professional Development Series, “Developing Your Digital Identity: Personal and Professional Possibilities,” presented by Dr. Kris Blair, English, 1:30-3 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Guest Artist, flutist Kathryn Umble, Youngstown State University, 4:30 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Harlem Globetrotters Basketball, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena. For tickets, call the athletic ticket office at 2-0000.
Guest Artist, pianist Caroline Oltmanns, Youngstown State University, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie, “Dan in Real Life,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Saturday, Feb. 2
Ninth Annual Black Issues Conference, “Black Is; Black Ain’t,” with clinical psychologist Dr. Na’im Akbar, Florida State University, 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m., 101 Olscamp Hall. Sponsored by the Center for Multicultural and Academic Initiatives.
Bowling Green Philharmonia, directed by Emily Freeman Brown,with winners of the 41st annual Competitions in Music Performance, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.Tickets are $7 for students and senior citizens and $10 for other adults in advance, and $10 and $13, respectively, the day of the concert. Credit cards will be accepted up to one hour before the performance. For tickets, call the box office at 2-8171.

Sunday, Feb. 3
Faculty Artist Series, Lorraine Yaros Sullivan, mezzo-soprano, 3 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie, “Dan in Real Life,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Monday, Feb. 4
Visiting ArtistLecture,"All Freedom in Every Sense: The Work of Artist Lee Bontecou,"presented by Elizabeth Smith, the James W. Alsdorf Chief Curator and deputy director for programs at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago,6:30-8 p.m., 204 Fine Arts Center. Sponsored by the School of Art.

Continuing Events
Through 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.

Through Feb. 29
Planetarium Show, “Blown Away! The Wild World of Weather,” showings at 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, 7:30 p.m. Sundays and 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16. $1 donation suggested. This show will be given again March 11-April 5, including some Saturdays.

January 28, 2008