calendar 9/26 - 10/3

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Monday, Sept. 26
Homecoming Kick-Off , 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Bowen-Thompson Student Union Oval.
Caring for Yourself while Caring for Others: A Support Group , noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 108A Hanna Hall. Bring your lunch.
ICS Artists and Scholars in Residence Series , “‘Hitting is Not Manly’: Domestic Violence Court and the Re-Imagination of the Patriarchal State,” presented by Dr. Rekha Mirchandani, sociology, 2:30 p.m., 201A Union.
Pallister Francophone Canadian Lecture , by author Yves Beauchemin, 4:30-6 p.m., 207 Union. For more information, check .

Tuesday, Sept. 27
Administrative Staff Council Fall Reception , 2-4 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union. Dr. Michael Ferrari, former BGSU administrator, will present the award named in his honor. ASC student scholarships will also be presented.
Concert , Per Broman will direct BGSU’s New Music Ensemble in a concert celebrating the 70th birthday of Swedish composer Avro Part, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie , “Bewitched,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Wednesday, Sept. 28
Brown Bag Lunch , “Cross My Heart: Issues in Breast Health,” by Betty DeSilvio, breast cancer survivor and RN, Student Health Services, 1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall. In recognition of Women’s Health Month.
BGSU Firelands presentation , by Cleveland-area Rabbi Susan Stone on “Immigrating to the United States: The Changing Place of Women in Judaism,” 1:30 p.m., 115 West Building.
Homecoming Cares: Hurricane Relief Pizza Dinner , 5-9 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union. Tickets for all-you-can-eat pizza are $6, with proceeds going to the American Red Cross.
Volleyball vs. Miami, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Faculty Artist Series , jazz guitarist Chris Buzzelli, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall.

Thursday, Sept. 29

Dissertation Defense , “Lexical Ambiguity Resolution in Children: Frequency and Context Effects,” by Christine Gooding, communication disorders, 10 a.m., 217 Health Center.
Faculty/Staff Night , 4:30-6:30 p.m., Black Swamp Pub, Union.
International Film Series , “Chapaev,” Soviet Union, 1934, directed by Giorgii and Sergei Vasiliev, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Readings by Lawrence Coates and Larissa Szporluk, Creative Writing Program, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
Concert , Student Composers Forum, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall.

Friday, Sept. 30
College of Health and Human Services Speaker , Dr. Mary Haines, clinical neurophysiologist, on “Psychosocial Adaptation to Disability: Techniques to Facilitate Adjustment,” 7:30-11:45 a.m., 228 Union.
Book Signing by alumnus and former trustee Nick Mileti, author of Closet Italians: A Dazzling Collection of Illustrious Italians with Non-Italian Names. Program and book signing from 2-3:30 p.m. in the University Bookstore, Union, followed by another book signing from 5:15-6:15 p.m. in the Union Theater.
Reception and Book Signing , The Book of Telling: Tracing the Secrets of My Father’s Lives, by Sharona Muir, Creative Writing Program, 3-5 p.m., Jerome Library.
ARTalks Alumni Panel , featuring Rick Valicenti, Rob Erdle and Remy Miller, 3-5 p.m., 204 Fine Arts Center.
Tea Time , with Matt McGovern, first-year graduate student in ceramics, discussing his travels and work as a potter in Africa, 3:30 p.m., Ceramics Studio, Fine Arts Center. Bring your own mug.
Economics Colloquium Series , with Kevin Quinn, economics, on “Game Theory, Indeterminacy and Freedom,” 3:30-5 p.m., 1000 Business Administration Building.
Lecture by guest flutist Holly Clemans, faculty member at Concordia University in Ann Arbor, Mich., 3:30-5:30 p.m., Kennedy Green Room, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Stranahan Lecture Series in Philosophy , “Preference Modification vs. Incentive Manipulation as Tools of Terrorist Recruitment: The Role of Culture,” by Michael Munger of Duke University, 4 p.m., 301 Shatzel Hall.
Alumni Association Awards Dinner , 5:30 p.m. reception, 6:30 p.m. dinner/program, Union Ballroom.
Concert, featuring BGSU bands, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $8 and $5, and can be reserved by calling the center box office at 419-372-8171 or 1-800-589-2224.
Movie , “Bewitched,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Saturday, Oct. 1
Meijer Tailgate Party , 2-4 p.m., Doyt Perry Stadium.
Homecoming Football Game vs. Temple, 4 p.m., Stadium.
Homecoming Concert , Dashboard Confessional, doors open at 7 p.m., concert starts at 9 p.m., Anderson Arena. Tickets are $15. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit .

Sunday, Oct. 2
Sunday Matinees , “Women of Music and Song,” 3 p.m., Gish Film Theater.
Volleyball vs. Northern Illinois, 3 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert , “Songs for Hope,” 3 p.m., Kobacker Hall. Tickets, sold at the door, are $5 for students and $10 for staff and community members.
Movie , “Bewitched,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Monday, Oct. 3
Caring for Yourself while Caring for Others: A Support Group , noon-1 p.m., 108A Hanna Hall. Bring your lunch.

Continuing Events
Sept. 26-Oct. 2

Homecoming . For more information or to see the schedule of events, visit .

Sept. 28-Oct. 2
Theatre Production , “Songs for a New World,” by Jason Robert Brown, 8 p.m. Sept. 28-Oct. 1 and 2 p.m. Oct. 2, Eva Marie Saint Theatre, University Hall. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children under 12. Call 2-2719 for more information.

Through Sept. 29
Hurricane Katrina Relief Collection , residence halls and St. Thomas More University Parish, 425 Thurstin Ave., in partnership with the Catholic Newman Club and International Service of Hope Program (ISOH). Items needed: tarps/ropes, canned fruit/vegetables, canned meats, cleaning supplies, purchased water bottles, flashlights/batteries, manual can openers, bug repellent, toilet paper, wipes, baby formula/food and diapers. Items can be dropped off between the hours of 9 a.m. and 9 p.m.

Sept. 30-Nov. 10
Art Exhibition of works by Peter Gourfain, whose ceramics, sculpture and prints portray the human struggle and make vivid comments on social injustice in America, Willard Wankelman Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sundays.

Through Oct. 1
Art Exhibition , "Leading Lights: BGSU Alumni Artists Invitational Exhibition," works by 33 of the School of Art's most successful graduates, Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sundays.

Through Oct. 1
Art Exhibition , “10 Students who Spent 10 Days in a Van Exploring the Western United States.” Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays, Bowen-Thompson Student Union Gallery.

Through Oct. 4

Planetarium Show , “Hubble Vision: The Best from the Space Telescope,” 8 p.m. Tuesday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday and 7:30 p.m. Sunday, 112 Physical Sciences Lab Building. $1 donation suggested. The show is followed by stargazing in the observatory, weather permitting, on Friday and Sunday evenings.
September 26, 2005