BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY

calendar 3/31 - 4/7

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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 Bowen-Thompson Student 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 andLisa Surace, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Tuesday, April 1
Faculty Senate, 2:30 p.m., McFall Center Assembly Room.
Tuesday Nights Film Series, “April Fools’! You’re a Fascist!” A juxtaposition of American cartoons and other short “educational” films with Leni Riefenstahl’s infamous Nazi propaganda film “Triumph of the Will” (1935), 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Movie, “Sweeney Todd,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Wednesday, April 2
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Female Leadership Styles in Nonprofit Organizations: A Study of Rotary Clubs in Taiwan and the United States,” presented by Chin-Chung (Joy) Chao, School of Communication Studies, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Core Commitments Lecture, “No Longer Elective: Educating for Responsibility,”by Caryn Musil, senior vice president of the Association of American Colleges and Universities, 1 p.m., 101A Olscamp Hall.
Baseball vs. Wright State, 3 p.m., Steller Field.
Concert, “Influences of Nature,” performed by the New Music Ensemble, directed by Kenneth Thompson, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. A pre-concert talk with musicology professor Robert Fallon will be held in the Kennedy Green Room at 7 p.m.

Thursday, April 3
Administrative Staff Council, 1:30-3 p.m., 207 Union.
Ninth Annual Ned E. Baker Lecture in Public Health, “Institute of Medicine’s ‘Future of Public Health’ 20 Years Later,” with keynote speaker Dr. Hugh Tilson, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2-3:30 p.m., 228 Union.
Staff Awards Dinner, for classified and administrative staff with 15 or more years of service, doors open at 5 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union.
Creative Writing Program Reading, by BGSU graduate Alicia Conroy, author of the 2006 book Lives of Mapmakers, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
International Film Series, “The Venetian Dilemma” (2005), U.S., directed by Carole and Richard Rifkind, and “Portret (Portrait)” (2002), Russia, directed by Sergei Loznitsa. These two short films will be shown back-to-back beginning at 7:30 p.m. in Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Concert, Early Music Ensemble, directed by Mary Natvig, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Friday, April 4
Women’s Tennis vs. Buffalo, 1 p.m., Keefe Courts.
Master Class, led by oboist Nancy Ambrose King, University of Michigan, 2:30-3:30 p.m., 1002 Moore Musical Arts Center.
Baseball vs. Central Michigan, 3 p.m., Steller Field.
Festival Series, featuring pianist Gabriela Montero, 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.
Movie,
“Sweeney Todd,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Saturday, April 5
Baseball vs. Central Michigan, 1 p.m., Steller Field.
Women’s Tennis vs. Akron, 1 p.m., Keefe Courts.
Alumni Awards Dinner, 5:30 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union.

Sunday, April 6
Baseball vs. Central Michigan, 1 p.m., Steller Field.
Planetarium Kids’ Show,
“Once in a Blue Moon,” 2 p.m., BGSU Planetarium, 112 Physical Sciences Lab Building.
Sunday Matinees, The Vanishing American (1925), U.S., silent film directed by George B. Seitz, based on the Zane Grey novel, 3 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall. Commentary by film historian Dr. Jan Wahl and piano accompaniment by Michael Peslikis.

Monday, April 7
Poetry Reading, “Ataxia,” 8 p.m., BGSU Planetarium, 112 Physical Sciences Lab Building.

Continuing Events
Through April 1
Nexus for Change II, the primary Nexus conference that looks at broader issues of how people effect change, from 8 a.m.-9 p.m. today (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 and Wednesday. Hours for the Union Galleries are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. today-Wednesday.

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

April 3 and 4
Ohio Junior Science and Humanities Symposium, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. both days, various locations in the Union. Sponsored by the Northwest Ohio Center of Excellence in Science and Mathematics Education and BGSU, in cooperation with the Academy of Applied Science and with the support of the departments of the Army, Navy and Air Force. For more information and a schedule of events, visit www.ojshs.org.

April 4 and 5
Dance Performance, featuring BGSU dance majors and minors, with choreography by students Elise Hanson, Sarah Zehnder, Carly Cusick and Meghan Gillette, 8 p.m., Whitney Dance Studio, 222 Eppler North. Tickets are $5 at the door.

Through April 5

Planetarium Show, “Blown Away! The Wild World of Weather,” showings at 8 p.m. Tuesday and Friday and 2 p.m. on Saturday, BGSU Planetarium, 112 Physical Sciences Lab Building. $1 donation suggested.

April 6, 8 and 11
Planetarium May Days, “Unworldly Weather,” spectacular weather of the Earth and planets, showings at 8 p.m. Tuesday (April 8) and Friday (April 11) and 7:30 p.m. Sunday (April 6), BGSU Planetarium, 112 Physical Sciences Lab Building.

April 7-29
Art Exhibition, Annual Student Exhibitions, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

March 31, 2008