BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY

calendar 03/12 - 03/19

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Monday, March 12
Guest Recital, pianist Kate Boyd, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Tuesday, March 13
Women’s History Month Kickoff, Dia de la Mujer, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 101 Olscamp Hall. Program by Latino Student Union and Latino Cultural Arts Organization.
Faculty Senate, 2:30 p.m., McFall Center Assembly Room.
Concert, Flute Choir, directed by Nina Assimakopoulos, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Wednesday, March 14
Brown Bag Lunch, “Triumphs of Woman Composers in Antiquity,” by Dr. Mary Natvig, musicology, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall. A Women’s History Month event.
Presentation of Honorary Doctorate, to Leonard Slatkin, conductor of the National Symphony Orchestra, 1:30 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Dissertation Defense, “Mystical Experiences, Neuroscience, and the Nature of Reality,” by Jonathan Miller, philosophy, 4-6 p.m., 301 Shatzel Hall.
Art History Association Film Series, “Brazil,” 9 p.m., 204 Fine Arts Center. March’s theme is the Dream Series.

Thursday, March 15
International Film Series, “Lost Embrace” (2003), directed by Daniel Burman, Argentina, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Creative Writing Program MFA Readings, Qiana Towns, poetry, and Priscilla Wysong, fiction, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
Concert, Jazz Guitar Ensemble, directed by Christopher Buzzelli, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Friday, March 16
Africana Studies Student Research Colloquium, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Union,withkeynote presentation by Dr. Toyin Falola from the University of Texas, Austin, “U.S.- Africa Relations in Time Perspective,” 12:30-1:30 p.m., 228 Union, following a noon luncheon. The price of the luncheon is $11.72, or $8.19 for the vegetarian option. To make reservations, call Mary Wrighten at 2-7897 or email mwright@bgsu.edu by noon March 13. Lunch is payable by cash or check only. Student presentations of research will be held from 9:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-3:30 p.m., various rooms in the union (See related story).
Women’s Research Network, “The Way We Live … and Love: Feeding on and Still Hungering for Lesbian Representation in ‘The L Word,’” by Marnie Pratt, American culture studies, 1:30-3:30 p.m., 107 Hanna Hall. A Women’s History Month event.
College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Alumnus Lecture, graphic designer Rick Valicenti, 4 p.m., Union Theater. The presentation is also part of the School of Art’s ARTalks series.
Women’s History Month Event, “That Takes Ovaries!” open mic and fund-raiser for the ACORN Adopt-a-Home Project in New Orleans, 7-9 p.m., Black Swamp Pub, Union. Sponsored by the Organization for Women’s Issues.
MadCat Film Festival, seven short films by women, 7 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall. Sponsored by the theatre and film department and the Women’s Center. A Women’s History Month event.

Saturday, March 17
BFA Senior Thesis Exhibition Opening Reception, 7-9:30 p.m., Dorothy Uber Bryan, Willard Wankelman and Union galleries.
Dr. Marjorie Conrad Peatee Art Song Competition, Final Round, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall.

Sunday, March 18
Sunday Matinees, “Chu Chin Chow” (1934), directed by Walter Forde, England. Film historian Dr. Jan Wahl will introduce the film, 3 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Feminist Film Festival: Movies and Discussion, “Iron-Jawed Angels,” 6-9 p.m., 105 Hanna Hall. A Women’s History Month event.
Concert, singer-songwriter Toshi Reagon, 7 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Presented by Student Life, the Organization for Women’s Issues and Women’s Studies. A Women’s History Month event.

Continuing Events
March 15-18
Theatre Production, “Unity (1918),” by Kevin Kerr, 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday (March 15-17) and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday (March 17-18), Joe E. Brown Theatre, University Hall. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children under 12. To order, call 2-2719.

Through April 4
Art Exhibition, “Florilegium: Cameraless, Filmless Images,” by Kim Kaufman, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

March 13-April 6
Planetarium Show, "Nine Planets and Counting," 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays and 7:30 p.m. Sundays, BGSU Planetarium, 112 Physical Sciences Lab Building. $1 donation suggested. Stargazing follows planetarium show on Fridays and Sundays if weather permits.

March 18-April 4
Art Exhibition, BFA Senior Thesis Exhibition, Dorothy Uber Bryan and Willard Wankelman Galleries, Fine Arts Center, and Union Galleries. Fine Arts Center gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Union gallery hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.

March 12, 2007