Monday, Sept. 21
Piano Master Class, with John Owings, Herndon Professor of Music and chair of piano studies, Texas Christian University, 3:30 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
ARTalk, “Recent Work,” with Laura Donefer, glass artist, Ontario, Canada, 6 p.m., 1101 Fine Arts Center.
Tuesday, Sept. 22
Registration Deadline, for the noon luncheon at the Sept. 28 College of Arts & Sciences Forum. The cost of the luncheon is $7.75 and is payable by cash, check or BG1 Card. RSVP by contacting Mary Hitt at 2-2340 or firstname.lastname@example.org. See Sept. 28 calendar entry for more information.
Assessment Workshop, “CLA in the Classroom: Developing Critical Thinking and Analytic Writing Skill Using Performance Tasks,” 9-10 a.m., 201 University Hall. Register at www.bgsu.edu/ctl/page10718.html.
EcoBreak Seminar Series, with Angela Medina, graduate assistant, biological sciences, 11:30 a.m., 332 Life Sciences Building.
Pizza Party, featuring a meet and greet with Dr. William Balzer, the new dean of BGSU Firelands, noon, The Pit, Firelands.
Viola Master Class, with Misha Galaganov,Texas Christian University, 2:30 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Volleyball vs. Oakland, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Tuesday Night Film Series, “Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer” (U.S., 1986), 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Guest Recital, with Misha Galaganov, viola, and John Owings, piano, Texas Christian University, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Wednesday, Sept. 23
Faculty Focus Series, “War, Film, and the Soldier Experience: Exploring War and Military Service through Film, Testimony, and Service-Learning,” with Dr. Brett Holden, theatre and film, 11 a.m.-noon, 201 University Hall. To register, email email@example.com or call 2-6898.
CFDR Fall Speaker Series, “Gender and the Link between Job Interference and Psychological Well-Being,” with Dr. Juliana Sobolewski, sociology, University of Notre Dame, noon-1 p.m., 315 Bowen-Thompson Student Union. Sponsored by the Center for Family and Demographic Research.
Brown Bag Lunch, “Health-care Disparities: Who Loses Life or Limb?” with Dr. Monica Holiday-Goodman, University of Toledo College of Pharmacy, noon-1 p.m., Women's Center, 107 Hanna Hall. In recognition of Women’s Health Month.
Graduate Women’s Caucus Round Table, discussing the challenges women face as college educators, 1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Affirmative Direction Series, “Exercising Your Rights: How to File Harassment or Discrimination Complaints,” 1:30-3 p.m., 308 Union. Hosted by the Office of Equity and Diversity with an expert panel representing the BGSU offices that provide complaint-processing services.
Instructional Design Discussion, “Integrated Student Learning,” 2-3 p.m., 201 University Hall. Register at www.bgsu.edu/ctl/page10718.html.
Biological Sciences Seminar Series, “Genetic engineering E. coli for Production of Biofuels and Greenchemicals,” with Dr. Shengde Zhou, Northern Illinois University, 3:30-4:30 p.m., 112 Life Sciences Building. Meet the speaker at the 3 p.m. social prior to the talk.
Faculty Artist Series, with Ellen Scholl, mezzo-soprano; Christopher Scholl, tenor; Kevin Bylsma, piano, and Sean Cooper, baritone, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Thursday, Sept. 24
Instructional Design Workshop, “Extending the Classroom Experience with Podcasting,” noon-1 p.m., 201 University Hall. Register at www.bgsu.edu/ctl/page10718.html.
Hot Work Training, 1:30-2:30 p.m., 2 College Park Building. Register at 2-2171 or www.bgsu.edu/offices/envhs/page22440.html.
Laser Safety Training, 2:30-4:30 p.m., 154 Overman Hall. Register at 2-2171 or www.bgsu.edu/offices/envhs/page22440.html.
Edward and Linda Reiter Endowed Lecture, by Lawrence McDonald, former Lehman Brothers vice president and author of A Colossal Failure of Common Sense: The Inside Story of the Collapse of Lehman Brothers, 5:30 p.m., 202B Union and streamed live to BGSU Firelands. A book-signing will follow the talk. Co-hosted by the College of Business Administration and the BG Experience office.
Jewelry Class, learn how to make an autumn leafy splendor bracelet, 7-9 p.m., 2 College Park Building. The fee is $19 plus a $15 material fee. Class led by accessory designer Ann-Marie Searle. For more information or to register, visit http://pace.bgsu.edu or call 2-8181.
Reading, with Linda Gregerson, College of Arts and Sciences Visiting Poet and the Caroline Walker Bynum Distinguished University Professor of English at the University of Michigan, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
International Film Series, “Zamani barayé masti asbha (Time for Drunken Horses)” (Iran-Kurdistan, 2000), 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Student Composers’ Forum, featuring work by graduate and undergraduate composition majors, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Friday, Sept. 25
RecWell Annual Golf Outing, registration at 11:30 a.m., lunch until 12:30 p.m., shotgun start at 12:30 p.m., Forrest Creason Golf Course. The two-person scramble includes 18 holes, a golf cart and lunch. The cost for students and members is $30; $40 for the general public. For more information, call 2-2674. Hosted by Recreation and Wellness.
Artist’s Talk, by Chicago artist Nick Sistler, 7-8 p.m., 204 Fine Arts Center. The talk will be followed by a reception in the “UpScaled/DownSized: Intimate and Meticulous Works of Art” exhibit.
Volleyball vs. Akron, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Saturday, Sept. 26
Volleyball vs. Buffalo, 3 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Mileti Alumni Zone, pre-game gathering featuring food and entertainment, 6-7 p.m., Mileti Alumni Center. $10 admission, children ages 5 and under free. Pre-register at http://bgsualumni.inhousetickets.com/events/45561 and save $5 per person.
Football vs. Boise State, Faculty/Staff Appreciation Night, 7 p.m., Doyt Perry Stadium.
Sunday, Sept. 27
Concert, Bowling Green Philharmonia with the Collegiate Chorale, 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, the day of the performance. For tickets, call the Moore Center box office at 2-8171.
Sunday Matinee Series, “A Matter of Life and Death” (England, 1946) and a George Pal Puppetoon in Technicolor, with commentary by film historian Dr. Jan Wahl, 3 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Monday, Sept. 28
College of Arts & Sciences Forum, “Demographic Contours of Divorce: What We Know and What We Need to Know,” with family demographer Dr. Jay Teachman, sociology, Western Washington University, luncheon at noon and lecture at 12:30 p.m., 308 Union. The cost of the luncheon is $7.75, payable by cash, check or BG1 Card. The deadline to RSVP for the luncheon is Tuesday (Sept. 22), to Mary Hitt at 2-2340 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Forum co-sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences and the National Center for Family and Marriage Research.
Instructional Design Discussion, “Using Integrated Course Design to Foster Significant Learning,” 3:30-4:30 p.m., 201 University Hall. Register at www.bgsu.edu/ctl/page10718.html.
Through Sept. 22
Art Exhibit, paintings by John Nativio, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Sept. 22, 23 and 29
Free Self-Defense for Women Workshops, 6-8 p.m., 314 Union. The beginner workshops are offered Tuesday and Wednesday (Sept. 22 or 23); the advanced workshop is Sept. 29. Pre-register at the Information Center in the Union.
Beginning Sept. 26
Saturday Art Program, for children and young adults ages 3-19, Saturdays through Dec. 12, 10-11:30 a.m. No class Oct. 10 and Nov. 28. The available classes are Art Discoveries, ages 3-4; Art Explorations, ages 5-6; Art Fundamentals, ages 7-9; Art Expressions, ages 10-12, and Studio Workshop, ages 13-19. An art exhibit for family and friends is scheduled for Dec. 12. The fee for each student is $79 plus a $10 material fee. For more information or to register, visit http://pace.bgsu.edu or call 2-8181.
Through Sept. 28
Art Exhibit, “There Will Be Oil,” 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.
Beginning Sept. 28
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.
Through Oct. 4
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.