calendar 10/01 - 10/08

Monitor Logo

Monday, Oct. 1
ICS Artists and Scholars in Residence Series, "Errand to Africa: Boston King, the British Empire and the Founding of Sierra Leone," by Dr. Andrew M. Schocket, history, 2:30 p.m., 207 Bowen-Thompson Student Union. Sponsored by the Institute for the Study of Culture and Society.

Tuesday, Oct. 2
Faculty Senate, 2:30 p.m., McFall Center Assembly Room.
Volleyball vs. IPFW, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Film Director Series,
“A Scanner Darkly” (2006), directed by Richard Linklater, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Student Composers’ Forum, featuring works by graduate and undergraduate composition majors, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Movie, “Evan Almighty,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Wednesday, Oct. 3
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Baby Boomer Parents, Teenagers and Sex: Do as I Say, Not as I Did,” presented by Women’s Center Director Dr. Mary Krueger, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall. In recognition of National Family Sexuality Education Week.
Dissertation Defense, “Confronting Aging and Serious Illness through Journaling: A Study of Writing as Therapy,” by Lucie Shetzer, English, noon-1:30 p.m., 206 East Hall.
Concert, the Bowling Green Philharmonia, directed by Emily Freeman Brown, and the BGSU Collegiate Chorale, directed by William Skoog, with clarinetist Kevin Schempf, music, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $5 for students and senior citizens and $8 for other adults. For tickets, call the box office at 2-8171.

Thursday, Oct. 4
Administrative Staff Council, 1:30-3 p.m., 207 Union.

Friday, Oct. 5
Women’s Soccer vs. Central Michigan, 4 p.m., Cochrane Field.
Volleyball vs. Akron, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.

Saturday, Oct. 6
Volleyball vs. Buffalo, 3 p.m., Anderson Arena.

Sunday, Oct. 7
Women’s Soccer vs. Eastern Michigan, 1 p.m., Cochrane Field.
Men’s Soccer vs. IPFW, 4 p.m., Cochrane Field.
Movie, “Ratatouille,” 9:30 p.m., Union Theater.

Monday, Oct. 8
Guest Lecture, by Romanian composer Cornel Taranu, professor of composition at the Gheorghe Dima Academy of Music in Cluj, Romania, 12:30 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
College of Arts and Sciences Forum, “The Living Water Garden and Other Projects: It Takes a Village,” with artist and environmental activist Betsy Damon, founder of the nonprofit organization Keepers of the Waters. A Santa Fe salsa chicken salad lunch will be served at noon at a cost of $9.32 per person; Damon will speak at 12:30 p.m., 207 Union. Admission is free for those wishing only to hear her speak. To reserve lunch, contact Mary Hitt at 2-2340 or by Wednesday (Oct. 3). A Water Week event.
Symposium, “The Future of Lake Erie,” with Betsy Damon (see above); BGSU biological sciences instructor Christopher Winslow; Allan Sundermeier, Ohio State University Wood County extension educator; Dr. Patrick Lawrence, geography and planning, University of Toledo and chair of Partners for Clean Streams Inc.; Dr. Gary Winston, director of the National Center for Water Quality Research at Heidelberg College; and Philip E. Berkeley, senior planner with the Planning Branch of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo, N.Y., 2:30-4 p.m., Union Theater. A Water Week event.
Guest Artist, question-and-answer session with Margo Garrett of Juilliard, collaborative pianist and the 2007 Helen McMaster Endowed Professor in Vocal and Choral Studies, 4-5 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Continuing Events
Oct. 4-5

Fall Break. No classes, offices open.

Oct. 4-27
Art Exhibition, “The Chronology of Human Relationships,” an exhibition of works by BGSU graduate students Jennifer Key and Jessica Takla, Union Gallery. Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.

Oct. 8 and 9
Master Classes, led by the 2007 Helen McMaster Endowed Professor in Vocal and Choral Studies, Margo Garrett of Juilliard, 2-4 p.m. Oct. 8 and 8-9 p.m. Oct. 9, Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Oct. 8-13
Water Week, includes faculty research presentations Oct. 10 and 11; see next Monday’s Monitor for various activities and events at locations around campus focusing on water-related issues and topics.

Through Oct. 24
Art Exhibition, Paintings by Diane Pribojan-Rabak, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Through Nov. 9
Art Exhibition, “You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby,” showcasing childhood self-portraits from 60 of America's top illustrators,Willard Wankelman Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Closed during Fall Break.  See related story.

October 1, 2007