calendar 9/15 - 9/22

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Monday, Sept. 15
Community Partnership Forum, focusing on Behavioral Connections’ Victim Services, with Julie Broadwell, program manager, 10-11 a.m., Center for Teaching and Learning, 201 University Hall. To register, call 2-6898 or email
ICS Lecture, “Petty Despots: Rethinking Human Rights Discourse After the Cold War,” with Neil Englehart, political science, 12:30 p.m., 201A Bowen-Thompson Student Union. Presented by the Institute for the Study of Culture and Society. For more information, call 2-0585.

Tuesday, Sept. 16
Tuesday Night Film Series, “Broken Blossoms, or The Yellow Man and the Girl,” (U.S., 1919), starring Lillian Gish, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.

Wednesday, Sept. 17
Pre-Conference Workshop, in conjunction with the Conference on Media, War and Conflict Resolution, “Media and Educators' Roles in Peace and Justice Communication,” 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. A luncheon will be held from 12:40-1:45 p.m. For more information, visit
Constitution Day, copies of the U.S. Constitution will be distributed by the Office of Governmental Affairs from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Union lobby.
Classified Staff Council, 10:30 a.m., 316 Union. A presentation on Flexible Spending Accounts and health-care plan changes with Donna Wittwer, human resources, will precede the meeting at 10 a.m.
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Cyber Sex Ed: Social Networking Sites and Sex Education for Young Women,” with Erin Dietel-McLaughlin, rhetoric and writing, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Faculty Artist Series, Nathaniel Zeisler, bassoon, and Robert Satterlee, piano, assisted by Vasile Beluska, violin; Megan Fergusson, viola; Alan Smith, cello, and Kevin Schempf, clarinet, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Guest Lecture, “The Living Constitution,” by author Stanley Kutler, 6:30 p.m., 207 Union. Sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences and the political science department in honor of Constitution Day.

Thursday, Sept. 18
Affirmative Directions Forum, “Exercising Your Rights: How to File Harassment or Discrimination Complaints,” featuring an expert panel representing the offices at BGSU that provide complaint processing services to University students, faculty and staff, 1:30-3 p.m., 201 Union. Hosted by the Office of Equity and Diversity.
BG@100 Town Hall Meeting, learn about the Sept. 22 move to CSS Campus Community and Undergraduate Admissions, 1:30 p.m., 107 Olscamp Hall and 1007 Cedar Point Center, BGSU Firelands.
Office Ergonomics Training Session, with Bess Weaver, Environmental Health and Safety, 2-3 p.m., 2 College Park Building. Learn how to reduce the risk of repetitive motion (ergonomic) injuries on the job. Register at 2-2171 or
Dissertation Defense, “Smart Polymer Materials,” by Thilini Kuruwita-Mudiyanselage, photochemical sciences, 2 p.m., 154 Overman Hall.
International Film Series, “Vukovar–Final Cut” (Serbia, 2006), winner of the 2006 Sarajevo Film Festival’s Human Rights Award, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater.
Reading Series, with Margot Singer, award-winning author and assistant professor of English, Denison University, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
Student Composers’ Forum, featuring works by students in the College of Musical Arts, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Friday, Sept. 19
Festival Series, The Kobacker Concert, with Regina Carter, jazz violin, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $30, $25 and $18 in advance, and $33, $28 and $21 on the day of the performance. To order, call the Moore Center box office at 2-8171.
Men’s Soccer vs. IPFW, 2 p.m., Cochrane Field.
Women’s Soccer vs. Detroit, 5 p.m., Cochrane Field.
Volleyball vs. Binghamton, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.

Saturday, Sept. 20
Volleyball vs. Rice, 12:30 p.m.; vs. Hofstra, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.

Sunday, Sept. 21
Men’s Soccer vs. Saint Francis, Pa., 1 p.m., Cochrane Field.
Sunday Matinee, “Mon Oncle (My Uncle),” (France, 1958), with commentary by Dr. Jan Wahl, film historian, 3 p.m., Gish Film Theater.
Bowling Green Philharmonia, 3 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Tickets are $7 for students and senior citizens and $10 for other adults in advance, and $10 and $13, respectively, on the day of the performance. To order, call the Moore Center box office at 2-8171.

Continuing Events
Sept. 17-19

Conference on Media, War and Conflict Resolution, featuring award-winning authors and academics, Union. (Pre-conference workshop will be held on Sept. 17). For more information or to register, contact Dr. Ellen Gorsevski at or 2-1997, or visit

Sept. 18-20
Conference, “Ownership and Justice,” 207 Union. Hosted by the Social Philosophy and Policy Center. For more information, call 2-2536.

Sept. 20-21
Women’s Tennis, BGSU Invitational, 9 a.m., Keefe Courts.

Through Sept. 24
Art Exhibit, “Pure Intentions: Works on Faith and Childhood Dreams,” by alumna Rachel Ackerman, Union Art Gallery. Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.

Through Sept. 26
Art Exhibit, “Images from Sedna, Goddess of the Sea,” by Dr. Joel Rudinger, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands, Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Through Oct. 5

Digital Printmaking Exhibition, “Perfect with Pixel,” curated by Shaurya Kumar, art, Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 6-9 p.m. Thursdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays.

Through Oct. 25
Art Exhibit, “V3:: Variations in Vision & Video, Recent Works by Jud Yalkut,” 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.

September 15, 2008