calendar 2/4 - 2/11

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Monday, Feb. 4
Visiting Artist Lecture, “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.

Tuesday, Feb. 5
Faculty Senate, 2:30 p.m., McFall Center Assembly Room.
Tuesday Nights Film Series, featuring short films selected by members of the Culture Club and the theatre and film department, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Concert, by the BGSU Trombone Choir, directed by William Mathis, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie, “Rendition,” 9:30 p.m., Bowen-Thompson Student Union Theater.

Wednesday, Feb. 6
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Moving Expressions: The Cultural Roles of Women in African Dances,” presented by Shakira Adams, human movement, sport and leisure studies, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Men’s Basketball vs. Central Michigan, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Faculty Artist Series, Faculty Composers’ Forum, showcasing works by College of Musical Arts composition faculty, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Thursday, Feb. 7
Administrative Staff Council, 1:30-3 p.m., 207 Union.
Open Forum, “Fade to Black,” exploration of the relationships between black Americans and Africans, 7-9 p.m., 308 Union. Sponsored by the African People’s Association and the Black Student Union. A Black History Month event.
Creative Writing Program MFA Readings,
by Angela Gentry, poetry, and Dustin Hoffman, fiction, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
International Film Series,
“La Haine (Hate)” (1995), France, directed by Mathieu Kassovitz, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.

Friday, Feb. 8
Track Meet, BGSU Quadrangular, field events begin at 5 p.m.; track events at 6 p.m., Perry Field House.
Hockey vs. Alaska, 7:05 p.m., Ice Arena.
Movie, “Rendition,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Saturday, Feb. 9
Young People’s Concert, “Taiko!” featuring the BGSU Hayabusa Taiko Ensemble, directed by Dr. Paul Yoon, 11 a.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets, $2 for adults and $1 for children, are available at the door.
Women’s Basketball vs. Northern Illinois, 2 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Hockey vs. Alaska, 7:05 p.m., Ice Arena.

Sunday, Feb. 10
Art Exhibition Opening Reception, for the annual Undergraduate Art and Design Exhibition, Dorothy Uber Bryan and Willard Wankelman galleries, 2-4 p.m., Fine Arts Center. The show opens Feb. 12.
Men’s Basketball vs. Toledo, 4 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Movie, “Rendition,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Monday, Feb. 11
Concert, by guest pianist Jerry Wong, Kent State University, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Continuing Events
Feb. 7 and 8
Firelands Diversity Celebration, “10 Ways to Fight Hate!” with Brandon Wilson of the Wilbron Institute, a think tank committed to helping colleges respond to hate and bias activity. Presentations are at 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 7) and at noon Friday (Feb 8), Cedar Point Center.

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. The show will be given again March 11-April 5, including some Saturdays.

February 4, 2008