BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY

calendar 3/24 - 3/31

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Monday, March 24
Guest Recital, by pianist Catherine Kautsky, chair of the keyboard department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Tuesday, March 25
Open Rehearsal, University Choral Society,with guest conductor Vance George, the Helen McMaster Endowed Professor in Vocal and Choral Studies, 7:30 p.m., Choral Rehearsal Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Tuesday Nights Film Series, “An Evening of Addiction,” featuring films that showcase various representations of the addict, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Movie, “Walk Hard,” 9:30 p.m., Bowen-Thompson Student Union Theater.

Wednesday, March 26
Annual Tornado Test, 9:50 a.m., campuswide.
AIDS/HIV Symposium, “AIDS in the Global Community,”focusing on promoting AIDS awareness on campus by sharing information on the present state of the epidemic in the world, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 308 Union. Hosted by the Caribbean Association.
Brown Bag Luncheon, “10th annual Bring Your Favorite Professor/Mentor to Lunch,” noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall. In recognition of Women’s History Month.
Lecture, “Lessons from Virginia Tech,” with Virginia State Police Spokeswoman Corinne Geller, 1-2:30 p.m., 228 Union. Sponsored by the Office of Marketing and Communications. Call 2-2716 to register.
Baseball vs. Findlay, 3 p.m., Steller Field.
Lecture-Demonstration, “Choral Colors,” by conductor Vance George, the Helen McMaster Endowed Professor in Vocal and Choral Studies, 7-8:30 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Thursday, March 27
Forum, “Silenced?: Speaking Up for a Change at BGSU,” discussion of hot-button and progressive issues prevalent on campus and strategies to unite and fight for such issues, 7-9 p.m., 221 Olscamp Hall. Sponsored by the Committee Advancing Racial Equality, Transcendence and the BGSU Progressive Coalition.
Creative Writing Program Reading, by Dr. Sharona Muir, English, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
International Film Series, “Danzón” (1991), Mexico, directed by María Novaro, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Student Composers’ Forum, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Friday, March 28
Women’s Professional Development Series, “Lifting as You Climb,” a discussion of ethical issues in career development, presented by Kimili Sims, teacher and BGSU alumnus, 1:30-3 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Baseball vs. Northern Illinois, 3 p.m., Steller Field.
Guest Recital, by flutist Sharon Winton and bassoonist Eric Varner, Miami University, 4:30 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Master Class, led by flutist Sharon Winton, Miami University, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 2117 Moore Musical Arts Center.
Master Class, led by bassoonist Eric Varner, Miami University, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 2121 Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie, “Walk Hard,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Saturday, March 29
Martha Gesling Weber Reading Center's Literacy in the Park, featuring author and illustrator Steven Kellogg, plus a variety of literacy activities including guest readers and story time, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union.
Young People’s Concert, “Flute Magic,” with performances by BGSU flute students and professor Nina Assimakopoulos, 11 a.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets, $2 for adults and $1 for children, are available at the door.
Baseball vs. Northern Illinois, 1 p.m., Steller Field.
Recital, featuring guest clarinetists William Bruce Curlette, Cedarville University; Kimberly Cole Luevano, Eastern Michigan University; Kristina Belisle, University of Akron; Georg Klaas and Jocelyn Langworthy, Toledo Symphony, and Shannon Ford, Lima Symphony and Sax 4th Avenue, 1 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Part of the College of Musical Arts’ Clarinet Conference.
Women’s Tennis vs. Northern Illinois, 1 p.m., Keefe Courts.
Recital, featuring clarinetist Eli Eban, Indiana University, assisted by BGSU pianist Robert Satterlee and clarinetist Kevin Schempf, 4:30 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Reception immediately following the concert. Part of the College of Musical Arts’ Clarinet Conference.

Sunday, March 30
Baseball vs. Northern Illinois, 1 p.m., Steller Field.
Movie, “Walk Hard,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Monday, March 31
Colloquium, “Buscando para Nuestros Hijos: Utilizing La Llorona for the Cultural Critique of Latino U.S. Citizenship,” with Dr. Bernadette Marie Calafell, University of Denver, author of Latina/o Communication Studies, 4-5:30 p.m., 201 Union. For more information, contact Joshua Atkinson at 2-3403 or email jatkins@bgsu.edu. Hosted by the School of Communication Studies, the Department of Ethnic Studies and the Women’s Studies Program.
Music at the Forefront Series, featuring sopranos Lorena Guillén and Lisa Surace, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Continuing Events
March 27-30
Theatre Production, “Fat Pig,” by Neil LaBute. Performances are at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday (March 27-29) and at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday (March 29 and 30), Joe E. Brown Theatre, University Hall. For tickets, call the box office at 2-2719; the cost is $12 for adults, $6 for children under 12. 

March 29-30
Dance Marathon, 8 a.m. Saturday (March 29) to 6 p.m. Sunday (March 30), Student Recreation Center. Faculty and staff are invited to be dancers from 6-9 p.m. Saturday. The fund-raiser will benefit Mercy Children’s Hospital at St. Vincent’s Mercy Medical Center in Toledo.

March 29 and 30
Nexus for Change U, an intensive, weekend pre-conference that provides participants with a focused experience in transforming whole systems and communities as they face 21st-century challenges, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday (March 29) and 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday (March 30). All events will take place in the Union. The fee for the conference is $225. To register, call 2-8181. For more information and an agenda, visit http://www.nexusforchange.org.

March 30-April 1
Nexus for Change II, the primary Nexus conference that looks at broader issues of how people effect change, from 7-9 p.m. Sunday (March 30), 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday (March 31), and 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday (April 1). All events will take place in the Union. The fee for the conference is $375. To register, call 2-8181. For more information and an agenda, visit http://www.nexusforchange.org.

Through April 2
Art Exhibition, BFA Senior Thesis Exhibition, Dorothy Uber Bryan, Willard Wankelman and Union Art galleries. Bryan and Wankelman gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday. Hours for the Union Galleries are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sunday.

Through April 2
Art Exhibition, box assemblages by Becki Smith, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Through April 5

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. on Saturday, April 5. $1 donation suggested.

March 24, 2008