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Monday, Aug. 31
Tunes @ Noon, noon, McDonald Dining Hall. Sponsored by University Activities Organization.
Service-Learning Faculty Learning Community,
4-5:30 p.m., 201 University Hall.
Monday Night Trivia, 9 p.m., Black Swamp Pub, Bowen-Thompson Student Union.

Tuesday, Sept. 1
Men's Soccer vs. Marshall, 1 p.m., Cochrane Field.
Faculty Focus Series, “Reptiles in the Classroom: Service-Learning in Biology Classes,” with Dr. Eileen Underwood, biological sciences, 1:30-2:30 p.m., 201 University Hall. To register, email or call 2-6898.

Wednesday, Sept. 2
BGSU Firelands Welcome Back Picnic, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., courtyard between West Building and Foundation Hall, Firelands.
CFDR Fall Speaker Series,
“Research with Youth Offenders: Past, Present, and the Future,” with Dr. Marie Tisak, psychology, noon-1 p.m., 315 Union. Sponsored by the Center for Family and Demographic Research.
Demonstration of Early Alert and Midterm Grade Report, 1:30-3 p.m., 107 Olscamp Hall and by teleconference in 1011 Cedar Point Center, BGSU Firelands.
Instructional Design Discussion,
“Pragmatic Practices for Teaching Assistants,” 3-4 p.m., 201 University Hall. To register, visit
International and Multicultural Student Welcome, 3-5 p.m., with brief program at 3:30 p.m., Jerome Library Terrace. The rain site will be the seventh floor of the library. Hosted by University Libraries and the Office of Multicultural Affairs in partnership with the S.M.A.R.T. Program and International Programs.       
Biological Sciences Seminar Series, “Size Matters: Studying the Size Structure of Phytoplankton Communities Using Flow Cytometry,” with Dr. Ben Beall, University of Western Ontario, 3:30-4:30 p.m., 112 Life Sciences Building. Meet the speaker at the 3 p.m. social prior to the talk.
Photochemical Sciences Seminar Series, “The Role of the π σ * State of Molecular
Photophysics,” with Dr. Ed Lim, University of Akron, 3:30-5 p.m., 123 Overman Hall. Refreshments will be served at 3 p.m. in 132 Overman.
Faculty Artist Series, with Dr. Nathaniel Zeisler, bassoon, and Robert Satterlee, piano, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Wednesdays in the Pub, 9 p.m., Black Swamp Pub, Union.

Thursday, Sept. 3
Campus Fest, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Union Oval and University Hall lawn. To reserve a spot, register at
BG@100 Open Forum, on security related to CSS, 1:30 p.m., 314 Union.
Administrative Staff Council, 1:30-3 p.m., 207 Union.
Student Health Service Party on the Lawn. 2-5 p.m., Health Center Lawn.
Demonstrations of Early Alert and Midterm Grade Report, 4-5:30 p.m., 113 Olscamp Hall and by teleconference in 1003/1004 Cedar Point Center, BGSU Firelands.
Stroh Center Groundbreaking, 4-4:45 p.m., Stroh Center site along Alumni Drive, west of the Visitor Information Center and east of Mileti Alumni Center. RSVP by calling 2-2401.
Pre-Game Event, featuring food and family entertainment, 5-7 p.m., Mileti Alumni Center. Cost is $5 if pre-registered and $10 at the door; children age 5 and under free.
Falcon Football Fiesta, with free food and live music, 5:30 p.m., Doyt Perry Stadium.
Football Home Opener vs. Troy, 7 p.m., Doyt Perry Stadium.
MFA Reading, with Laural Adams, poetry, and Matt Bell, fiction, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.

Friday, Sept. 4
Caryl Crane Children’s Theatre “First-Book” Event, featuring crafts and a caricature artist/face painter, 5-7 p.m., Central Lounge, North Building, BGSU Firelands. Hosted by Student Government and Student Activities. The event will precede the “Raggedy Ann & Andy” theatre production at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 6
Women's Soccer vs. IPFW, 1 p.m., Cochrane Field.

Monday, Sept. 7
Labor Day, Classes cancelled, offices closed.

Continuing Events
Through Sept. 3
Wellness Week, featuring free personal training sessions and group exercise classes, Student Recreation Center. Stop by the Wellness Connection in the recreation center for more information.

Through Sept. 3
Free Use of the Climbing Wall, 5:30-9:45 p.m. nightly, Student Recreation Center Climbing Wall. Registration and waiver required; wall membership and belay certification not required.

Sept. 4-6
Caryl Crane Children’s Theatre Production, “Raggedy Ann & Andy.” Performances at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday (Sept. 4 and 5) and 2:30 p.m. Sunday (Sept. 6), McBride Auditorium, BGSU Firelands. Tickets are $4 for BGSU students, faculty and staff; $9 for other adults; $5 for schoolchildren, and $7 for senior citizens and groups of 15 or more. For reservations, call 419-433-5560, ext. 20747. A “first-book” event will be held in the Central Lounge of the North Building from 5-7 p.m. prior to the Friday performance.

Beginning Sept. 5
Art Exhibit, “FOCUS: Area High School Artists,” Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 6-9 p.m. Thursdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays.

Through Sept. 6
Art Exhibit, “Loss and Desire,” Union Art Gallery. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sundays.

Through Sept. 22
Art Exhibit, paintings by John Nativio, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Through Oct. 4
Art Exhibit, “UpScaled/DownSized: Intimate and Meticulous Works of Art,” Willard Wankelman Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 6-9 p.m. Thursdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays.

August 31, 2009

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