Monday, Oct. 2
Art Talk, by Louise Sandhaus, professor and director of graphic design, California Institute of the Arts, 6 p.m., Bowen-Thompson Student Union Theater.
Tuesday, Oct. 3
Faculty Senate, 2:30 p.m., McFall Assembly Room.
Administrative Staff Fall Reception, presentation of the Ferrari Award and scholarships, 2-4 p.m., 202B union.
Film Director Series: The Films of Jim Jarmusch, “Broken Flowers” (2005), 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Concert, Student Composers’ Forum, works by BGSU music composition students, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Wednesday, Oct. 4
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Making Schools Safer: Addressing Homophobic Violence,” by Kim Welter, EqualityToledo, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall. In recognition of National Family Sexuality Education Week.
Guest Artist Recital, Jon Fredric West, operatic heldentenor, and Kenneth Bowen, piano, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Violence and Art Film Series, “Elephant” (2003), directed by Gus Van Sant, 9 p.m., 204 Fine Arts Center.
Thursday, Oct. 5
Administrative Staff Council, 1:30-3 p.m., 308 Union. Guest: Dr. Glenn Egelman, director of the Student Health Service and physician in chief.
Creative Writing Program Readings, by Sruthi Thekkiam, fiction, and Christof Scheele, poetry, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
Concert, BGSU Student Jazz Combos, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Friday, Oct. 6
Women’s Professional Development Series, “Building a Portfolio, Building a Career,” by Dr. Kris Blair, English, noon-1:30 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Men’s Soccer vs. Buffalo, 3 p.m., Cochrane Field.
Volleyball vs. Akron, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Saturday, Oct. 7
Volleyball vs. Buffalo, 3 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Wednesday, Oct. 11
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Catholicism and Homosexuality,” by Emily Resnick, psychology, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall. In recognition of National Coming Out Day.
Guest Lecture/Demonstration, by The 5 Browns, all siblings and Juilliard-trained concert pianists, 7-8:30 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Violence and Art Film Series, “Wait Until Dark” (1967), directed by Terence Young, starring Audrey Hepburn, 9 p.m., 204 Fine Arts Center.
Thursday, Oct. 12
Creative Writing Program Reading, by Edmund White, novelist, cultural critic and director of Princeton University’s creative writing program, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
International Film Series, “Cidade de Deus (City of God)” (2002), directed by Fernando Meirelles, Brazil, 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Festival Series, concert by The 5 Browns, in the Lois M. Nitschke Memorial Concert, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $18, $25 and $30. To order, call the center box office at 2-8171.
Friday, Oct. 13
Desktop Publishing Class, Adobe Photoshop I, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., BGSU employee fee of $125 includes lunch. To register, call 1-877-650-8165 or visit http://pace.bgsu.edu/registeronline.
Board of Trustees, 1:45 p.m., 308 Union.
Guest Lecture, “Untangling the Nixon Tapes: Fighting City Hall,” by Stanley Kutler, BGSU alumnus and professor of law, University of Wisconsin, 4 p.m., 308 Union.
Ann Arbor Film Festival Tour, featuring independent, experimental and alternative films from the 44th annual film festival, 7 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Hockey vs. Connecticut, 7:05 p.m., Ice Arena.
Concert, Band Prism Concert, multidimensional, surround-sound event featuring students from all University bands, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $8 and $5. To order, call the center box office at 2-8171.
Saturday, Oct. 14
Freddie and Frieda 5K Fun Run/Walk, 7:30 a.m. registration, Student Recreation Center. Sponsored by the Student Alumni Connection; $10 to register. For more information, contact Stephanie Theaker at email@example.com.
Desktop Publishing Class, Adobe Photoshop II, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., BGSU employee fee of $125 includes lunch. To register, call 1-877-650-8165 or visit http://pace.bgsu.edu/registeronline.
Homecoming Parade, “BGSU: There’s No Place Like Home,” 10 a.m., beginning at WBGU-PBS (245 Troup Ave.), following Manville/Thurstin Avenue north to Ridge Street.
Young People’s Concert, “Fit as a Fiddle,” with Dr. Mary Natvig and BGSU violin students, 11 a.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Recommended for children ages 5 and older. Tickets, $2 for adults and $1 for children, are available at the door.
Homecoming Football Game vs. Eastern Michigan, 4 p.m., Doyt Perry Stadium.
A Celebration of SACI, 7:30 p.m., 204 Fine Arts Center. Jim Miller, U.S. director of the Studio Arts Center International in Florence, Italy, will speak at 8 p.m.
Public Skating, 8-10 p.m., Ice Arena. Admission is $3.50; skate rental is $2.50.
Sunday, Oct. 15
Hockey vs. Alabama-Huntsville, 2:05 p.m., Ice Arena.
Guest Artist Recital, by Italian saxophonist Marco Albonetti, a BGSU alumnus and instructor at the State Conservatory of Music in Bari, Italy, 3 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Sunday Matinee, “Remembering Lillian Gish’s Birthday,” presented by James Frasher, co-chair of the National Advisory Committee of the Gish Film Theater and Lillian Gish’s manager for 25 years, and hosted by Dr. Ralph Wolfe, curator, 3 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Monday, Oct. 16
College of Arts & Sciences Forum, Ginger S. Kathrens, Emmy Award-winning director/producer and BGSU alumna, will discuss her life’s work in the field of nature documentary film making, noon-1 p.m., Multi-purpose Room, Union. Lunch will be served at noon ($7.55 plus tax). Those not having lunch may come at 12:30 p.m. for the free performance. Reservations for lunch must be received by Oct. 9. Call 2-2340 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Concert, by members of the Toledo Symphony Orchestra’s trombone section, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Theatre Production, “I Never Saw Another Butterfly,” by Celeste Raspanti, based on poetry by children from the Terezin concentration camp, 8 p.m., Founders Courtyard. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door. Performed by members of Theta Alpha Phi Theatre Honorary and inspired by the Nuremberg War Crimes Trial colloquium.
Oct. 5 and 6
Presentation of“Children’s Voices: From the Holocaust to Darfur,” by Anne Frank’s cousin, actor Bernard (Buddy) Elias, and “I Never Saw Another Butterfly,” musical settings of poems by children from the Terezin concentration camp, performed by the Women’s Chorus, directed by Sandra Frey Stegman. Times are 6 p.m. Thursday and 8 p.m. Friday, Union Theater. In conjunction with the colloquium, “The Nuremberg War Crimes Trial and Its Policy Implications for Today.”
Through Oct. 6
Art Exhibition, “Color: Ten African-American Artists,” personal expressions of race and identity from artists working in craft media including clay, glass, metal, wood and fiber, Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sundays.
Oct. 6 and 7
Colloquium, “The Nuremberg War Crimes Trial and Its Policy Implications for Today,” hosted by the Graduate Program in Policy History, the Social Philosophy and Policy Center, the University of Toledo College of Law, the Ohio Humanities Council and the Robert H. Jackson Center in Jamestown, N.Y. For a list of speakers and the agenda, visit http://www.bgsu.edu/departments/history/nuremberg/index.htm.
Oct. 7 and 8
Desktop Publishing Class, Apple Final Cut Pro 5-Introduction, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., BGSU employee fee of $250 includes lunch. To register, call 1-877-650-8165 or visit http://pace.bgsu.edu/registeronline.
Oct. 9 and 10
Fall Break, No classes but offices open.
Oct. 9 and 10
Desktop Publishing Class, Apple Final Cut Pro 5-Advanced, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., BGSU employee fee of $250 includes lunch. To register, call 1-877-650-8165 or visit http://pace.bgsu.edu/registeronline.
Art Exhibition, “Fire and Form: Student Glass Exhibition,” Union Art Galleries. Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.
Through Oct. 27
Art Exhibition, by faculty at Studio Art Centers International (SACI) in Florence, Italy, Willard Wankelman Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sundays.
Oct. 2-Nov. 7
Art Exhibition, paintings by Judie Krew, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays.
Through Nov. 22
Planetarium Show, "Once in a Blue Moon," 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays and 7:30 p.m. Sundays, BGSU Planetarium, 112 Physical Sciences Lab Building. $1 donation suggested. Stargazing follows planetarium show on Fridays and Sundays if weather permits.