BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY

calendar 4/17 - 4/24

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Monday, April 17
Digital Arts Concert Series, with Mark Applebaum, electroacoustic music, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Tuesday, April 18
Civil Rights Days, open forum hosted by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, part of a nationwide outreach and information campaign to educate youth about their employment rights and responsibilities, 10-11:30 a.m., 228 Bowen-Thompson Student Union.
Communication for Learners Workshop, “Guiding Authentic Learning Experiences,” 5:30-7 p.m., 201 University Hall. Hosted by the Center for Teaching, Learning and Technology.
Philosophy Great Debate, “Should Intelligent Design Be Taught in Science Classes in Public Schools?” by Dr. Jodi Haney, environmental programs and teaching and learning, and John Milliken, philosophy graduate student, 6-8:30 p.m., 308 Union.
Concert, by the Percussion Ensemble, directed by Roger Schupp, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie, “The Producers,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Wednesday, April 19
Improvathon, by Theta Alpha Phi Theatre Honorary, a fund-raiser for Equity Actors Fight AIDS, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., in front of the Union. Raffle tickets can be purchased now to help the organization and its philanthropy, 1 for $1 and 6 for $5. Prizes include a portable DVD player, CDs, DVDs and more.
Classified Staff Council, 9 a.m.-noon, 316 Union.
Civil Rights Days, open forum by Michael Payton, Ohio Civil Rights Commission (OCRC) executive director, on the role and work of the commission, 10-11:30 a.m., 228 Union.
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Everything You Want to Know About Gynecology But Are Afraid to Ask!” by Elayne Jacoby, Student Health Services, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
College of Arts and Sciences Forum, “Healthy Rivers: A Vision for the Future,” by Brent Blackwelder, president of Friends of the Earth, noon-1:15 p.m., 202B Union. There will be a pasta primavera lunch at noon for $7.65 (plus tax). Lunch reservations are due by 3 p.m. today (April 17) and may be made by emailing mjhitt@bgsu.edu. The free lecture will begin at 12:30 p.m.
Arts and Sciences Speaker, “Looking to a Clean Energy Future,” with Brent Blackwelder, 3 p.m., Union Theater.
Concert, an evening of Swedish music performed by the University Women’s Chorus, directed by Lena Ekman Frisk, visiting faculty, and the A Cappella Choir, directed by Sandra Frey Stegman, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $5 for students and senior citizens and $8 for other adults. To order, call 2-8171.

Thursday, April 20
Conference, “The Social Contexts of Adolescence,” with Dr. Peggy Giordano, sociology, and guest speakers Dr. Jacquelynn Eccles, psychology, University of Michigan; Dr. Ronald Simons, distinguished research professor, University of Georgia, and Dr. Robert Crosnoe, sociology, University of Texas at Austin, 8:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m., 206 Union. For more information, visit http://www.bgsu.edu/organizations/cfdr/adolescence/index.htm.
Symposium on Undergraduate Research, featuring poster presentations by student researchers in the social and physical sciences, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union. A dessert reception will be held from 2-4 p.m.
Classified Staff Awards Ceremony, 9:30 a.m., 101 Olscamp Hall.
Civil Rights Days, public meeting of the OCRC, 10 a.m.-noon, 228 Union.
Service-Learning Roundtable, “Building Collaborative Partnerships within the Context of a Large Classroom: Creating the Service-Learning Experience for New Instructors,” by Dr. Jacquelyn Walters, family and consumer sciences, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Dissertation Defense, “Terrorism and Just War Tradition: Issues of Compatibility,” by Jason Gatliff, philosophy, 1-3:30 p.m., 101 Shatzel Hall.
Reading by Creative Writing Program undergraduate students Maureen O’Connor, Tristan Palmgren and Sarah Norman, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
World Percussion Night, featuring the Kusuma Sari Gamelan and the Afro-Caribbean Ensemble, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Friday, April 21
Iron Pour, 12-6 p.m., sculpture yard, Fine Arts Center.
Women’s Professional Development Series, “Out (or Not) in the Workplace,” by Dr. Rob Salem, Amanda Monyak and Kathy Juhasz, 12:30-2 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Movie, “The Producers,” 6:30 and 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.
Concert, by the Wind Symphony, directed by Bruce Moss, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Saturday, April 22
Concert, by the Concert and University bands, directed by Carol Hayward and Kenneth Thompson, respectively, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Opening Reception, second Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, 7-9 p.m., Dorothy Uber Bryan and Willard Wankelman galleries, Fine Arts Center. The exhibit runs through May 6.

Sunday, April 23
Planetarium Kid Show, “The Little Star That Could,” for ages 5-7, 2 p.m., BGSU Planetarium, 112 Physical Sciences Lab Building. $1 donation suggested.
Sunday Matinees, “The Little Shop of Horrors,” 1986, with Rick Moranis and Steve Martin, directed by Frank Oz; and “Augusta Makes Herself Beautiful,” claymation by Csaba Varga, 1983, Hungary, 3 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Spring Concert, by the Bowling Green Philharmonia and University Choral Society, 3 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $5 for students and senior citizens and $8 for other adults. To order, call 2-8171.
Planetarium Show, “Life Beyond Earth: Search for Extraterrestrials,” 7:30 p.m., BGSU Planetarium, 112 Physical Sciences Lab Building. $1 donation suggested. Stargazing follows planetarium show if weather permits.
Movie, “The Producers,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Monday, April 24
Dissertation Defense, “Assessing the Distributional Assumptions in One-way Regression Model,” by Dhanuja Kasturiratna, 8:30 a.m., 459 Mathematical Sciences Building.
Family and Demographic Research Speaker Series, “Gender, Marital Life Course and Cardiovascular Morbidity in Late Midlife,” by Dr. Zhenmei Zhang, sociology, noon-1 p.m., 208 Union.
Communication for Learners Workshop, “Collaborative Visual Narratives,” 1-2:30 p.m., 201 University Hall. Hosted by the CTLT.
Dissertation Defense , “Inference of Attributable Risk for Multiple Exposure Levels Under Cross-Sectional Sampling Design,” by Tanweer Shapla, 2:30 p.m., 459 Mathematical Sciences Building.

Continuing Events
Through April 19
Art Exhibition, “Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition,” Dorothy Uber Bryan and Willard Wankelman galleries, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.

Through April 21
Planetarium Show, "Worlds in Your Wallet: How the World's Money Tells the Story of Science," 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.

April 20-23
Treehouse Troupe Theatre Production, “Puss in Boots” and “Quixote!” adapted by Dr. F. Scott Regan, theatre. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. April 20-22, and 2 p.m. April 23, Joe E. Brown Theatre, University Hall. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. To order, call 2-2719.

April 20, 22, 23
BGSU Firelands Theatre Production, “Counting the Ways” by Edward Albee and “The Bald Soprano” by Eugene Ionesco, 8 p.m. Thursday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, McBride Auditorium, BGSU Firelands. Tickets are $6 for senior citizens, $4 for BGSU employees, $8 for other adults and $5 for children and high school students. To order, call 2-0747.

April 21-22
2006 BGSU Student Film and Media Festival, organized by the University Film Organization, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.

April 23-May 6
Art Exhibition, second Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, opening reception 7-9 p.m. April 22, 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. Sundays.


Through May 2
Art Exhibition, "Annual Student Exhibitions," Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Through May 6
Art Exhibition, “Best of Visual Communication Technology Student Showcase 2006,” Union Art Gallery. Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.
April 17, 2006