BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY

calendar 04/16 - 04/22

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Monday, April 16
Undergraduate Research Symposium, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Bowen-Thompson Student Union. Reception from 2-4 p.m., with student presenters and awards given by Sigma Xi science honorary.
Concert, New Music Ensemble, directed by Kenneth Thompson, featuring “Concerto for Trumpet and Five Instruments” by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich with trumpet soloist Charles Saenz, 8 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union.

Tuesday, April 17
BG@100 Session, on Financial Management Solutions, 9:30-11 a.m., Multipurpose Room, Union.
Baseball vs. Dayton, 3 p.m., Steller Field.
Pallister Francophone Canadian Lecture Series, “Les Passeurs (The Go-Betweens)” (French Canadian/Tunisian, 2003), directed by Hejer Charf, who will introduce the film, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall. This event is rescheduled from Feb. 14.
Concert, Percussion Ensemble, directed by Roger Schupp, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie, “Rocky Balboa,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Wednesday, April 18
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Crippling the Female Identity: Hollywood and the Heteronormative Agenda in ‘Million Dollar Baby,’” by Rob Prince, American culture studies, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Dissertation Defense, “Post-9/11 Rhetorical Theory and Composition Pedagogy: Fostering Trauma Rhetorics as Civic Space,” by Robin Murphy, English, 2:45 p.m., 206 East Hall.
Baseball vs. Toledo, 3 p.m., Steller Field.
Faculty Artist Series, jazz pianist Russell Schmidt, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Art History Association Film Series, “Trainspotting,” 9-11:30 p.m., 204 Fine Arts Center. April’s theme is addiction.

Thursday, April 19
Creative Writing Program BFA Reading, by Melissa Cole, Mary Hammon, Bill Scroggins and Tim Westerman, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
Concert, World Percussion Night, with the Afro-Caribbean Ensemble, Kusuma Sari Gamelan and the newly formed Hayabusa Taiko Ensemble, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Friday, April 20
Women’s Research Network, “There is Nothing ‘Traditional’ About Marriage,” by Dr. Diane F. Britton, history, University of Toledo, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Baseball vs. Akron, 3 p.m., Steller Field.
Movie, “Rocky Balboa,” 6:30 and 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.
Opera Scenes, by Bowling Green Opera Theater,8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Dance Concert, “Footlights,” with choreography by Colleen Murphy, Deborah Tell and Tammy Starr, faculty members in the University’s Dance Program, 8 p.m., Whitney Dance Studio, 222 Eppler North. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door a half hour before the show. The event is part of the OhioDance Festival.

Saturday, April 21
Baseball vs. Akron, 1 p.m., Steller Field.
OhioDance Festival Showcase, featuring adjudicated choreography and performances by dancers from Cleveland-based Dancing Wheels, the Findlay Academy of Ballet, Straub Dance Center in Westerville and the Toledo School for the Arts, 7:30 p.m., Eva Marie Saint Theatre, University Hall. Tickets are $12 for students and $15 for others, and can be purchased an hour before the show.
Concert, Concert Band, directed by Carol Hayward, and University Band, directed by Kenneth Thompson, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Sunday, April 22
Baseball vs. Akron, 1 p.m., Steller Field.
Kids Planetarium Show, “Don’t Duck, Look Up!” 2 p.m., BGSU Planetarium, 112 Physical Sciences Lab Building. $1 donation suggested.
Concert, featuring“Belshazzar’s Feast,” by William Walton, performed by the Bowling Green Philharmonia, directed by Emily Freeman Brown, and the University Choral Society, directed by Mark Munson, 3 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $5 for senior citizens and students and $8 for other adults. To purchase, call the box office at 2-8171.
Sunday Matinee, “Adventures in Early Animation,” hosted by Dr. Brett Holden, Chapman Community, with special guest Dr. Ben Urish, BGSU alumnus and cultural anthropologist at Michigan State University, 3 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Movie, “Rocky Balboa,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Monday, April 23
Eighth Annual Jean Pasakarnis-Buchanan Lecture, “How Bacteria Talk to Each Other,” by Dr. Bonnie Bassler, professor of molecular biology at Princeton University, 7 p.m., Union Theater.

Continuing Events
April 20-22
OhioDance Festival, “Dance Matters: BiG Moves.” For more information, visit http://ohiodance.org/festival.html.


Through April 22
MFA Thesis Exhibition, Dorothy Uber Bryan and Willard Wankelman galleries, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday.

Through May 1
Art Exhibition, annual student exhibitions, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Through May 4
Planetarium Show, "Navigating with Lewis and Clark," 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, 7:30 p.m. Sundays and 2 p.m. Saturdays, April 21 and 28, BGSU Planetarium, 112 Physical Sciences Lab Building. $1 donation suggested. Stargazing follows the show on Fridays if weather permits.

Through May 6
Art Exhibition, “Inspired by Art: Selections from Ceramics’ Permanent Collection and Recent Ceramic Work by BGSU Students,” Union Gallery. Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.

April 16, 2007