BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY

calendar 09/04 - 09/10

Monitor Logo

Monday, Sept. 3
Labor Day. Classes canceled, offices closed.

Tuesday, Sept. 4
Faculty Senate, 2:30 p.m., McFall Center Assembly Room.
Movie,“Ocean’s 13,” 9:30 p.m., Bowen-Thompson Student Union Theater.
Service-Learning Community Partnership Forum, facilitated by Sonia Troche and Maja Reed of Adelante, the Toledo-based Latino Resource Center, 9:30-10:30 a.m., 201 University Hall. Sponsored by the Office of Service-Learning.

Wednesday, Sept. 5
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Brooke Shields vs. Tom Cruise: A Discussion About Postpartum Depression,” facilitated by Heather Sloan, MSW, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall. In recognition of Women’s Health Month.
Guest Lecture, “Oppenheimer’s Shadow: His Nuclear World and Ours,” by Dr. Martin J. Sherwin, history, Tufts University, 3:30 p.m., 206 Union. Sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences.
Dorothy E. and DuWayne H. Hansen Musical Arts Series, trumpeter/composer Terence Blanchard,8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Panel Discussion, on issues surrounding the control of nuclear power, proliferation of nuclear weapons and the role of open debate in a democratic society. Moderated by Tom Walton, former editor of the Toledo Blade, the panel will include Dr. Martin J. Sherwin (see above), Dr. Gary Hess, Distinguished Research Professor of history, and Dr. Walter Grunden, history 7:30 p.m., 201 Union.

Thursday, Sept. 6
Administrative Staff Council, 1:30-3 p.m., 207 Union.
Creative Writing Program MFA Readings, by Kristina Fairfield, poetry, and Michelle Engberg, fiction, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
Film Screening, “25th Hour,” by Spike Lee, score by Terence Blanchard, 2 p.m., followed by a question-and-answer session with Blanchard, Union Theater. Part of the Hansen Series.

Friday, Sept. 7
All-Campus Picnic/Campus Fest, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., lawns in front of University Hall and Union. Rain date is Sept. 14.
College of Musical Arts Convocation, with guest speaker Terence Blanchard (see above), 2:30 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie,“Ocean’s 13,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Sunday, Sept. 9
Sunday Matinees, Sadko,” 1953, Russia, directed by Alexander Ptushko, with Sergei Stolyarov, 3 p.m., Gish Film Theater, first floor of Hanna Hall. With commentary by film historian Dr. Jan Wahl.
Movie, “Mr. Brooks,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Monday, Sept. 10
ARTalk, “Mississippi: State of the Art,” by BGSU alumnus Dan Piersol, deputy director for programs at the Mississippi Museum of Art and former curator of prints and drawings at the New Orleans Museum of Art, 6:30 p.m., 204 Fine Arts Center.

Continuing Events
Sept. 7-9

Caryl Crane Children’s Theatre Production, “Alice in Wonderland,” dramatized by Charlotte P. Chorpenning. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday (Sept. 7 and 8), and 2:30 p.m. Sunday (Sept. 9), McBride Auditorium, BGSU Firelands. To order tickets, call 2-0747. The box office will open at 1 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and at 3 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $6 for senior citizens, $8 for other adults and $5 for schoolchildren. Group rates of $6 per person are available for groups of 15 or more.

Sept. 7-29
Art Exhibition, Contemporary Art Western Spring Break Trip… “Is Everyone Happy,” Union Gallery. Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sunday.

Sept. 10 and 11
Men’s Golf, John Piper Invitational, all day, Forrest Creason Golf Course.

Through Sept. 19
Art Exhibition, “2-D or not 2-D? Danish Artists Flirt with Space,” works by seven artists, curated by Mille Guldbeck, art, and painter Else Ploug Isaksen, Willard Wankelman Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sundays.

Through Sept. 19
Art Exhibition, Ceramic sculpture by Melissa Parrott, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Through Sept. 30
Art Exhibition, "HEROES," approaching the mystique of the hero with a lively mix of media from painting to knitting, and styles ranging from pop-culture collage to naturalistic portrait sculptures. Featuring work by Matthew Friday, Mark Newport and Scott Fife, Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sundays.

September 4, 2007