calendar 10/27 - 11/3

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Monday, Oct. 27
Expect Respect Teen Council Project, There Is No Excuse for Abuse,” with Mary Krueger, director, Women's Center, on Shynerra's Law and solutions to the problem of teen relationship violence, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 115 West Building, BGSU Firelands.
Fall Workshop Series, “Introduction to Stata,” noon-1 p.m., 315 Bowen-Thompson Student Union. Provided by the Center for Family and Demographic Research.
BGSU ARTalk, “A Case for Design Education in K-12 Art Education,” with Dr. Paul Sproll, head, Department of Teaching + Learning in Art + Design, Rhode Island School of Design, 6 p.m., 117 Olscamp Hall.

Tuesday, Oct. 28
Instructional Design Discussion Series, “Overview of Education in Second Life,” 9-10 a.m., Center for Teaching and Learning, 201 University Hall.
College of Arts & Sciences Forum, with Susanne Ayoub, Max Kade Writer in Residence, on her return to her hometown of Baghdad, 12:30 p.m., 201 Union. Preceded by a noon luncheon, the lecture is free and open to the public.
Open Forum, hosted by the Faculty Senate Executive Committee, with Interim President Carol Cartwright, CFO Sherri Stoll and Provost Shirley Baugher, 2:30-4:30 p.m., 206 Union. A live-feed broadcast of the forum will be available at, and questions will be taken at the presentation or by phone at 2-6609.
Faculty Recognition Dinner, 6-9 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union.
Lecture, “The State of the Election - With One Week to Go,” with David Jackson, political science, 7-8:30 p.m., 228 Union. Presented by the BGSU Xi of Ohio Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, and co-sponsored by the BGSU Honors Program.
Tuesday Night Film Series, “Plan 9 from Outer Space” (U.S., 1959), 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater.
Brass Ensembles, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Wednesday, Oct. 29
Ladder Safety Training, with Bess Weaver, Environmental Health and Safety, 10-11 a.m., 2 College Park Building. Register at 2-2171 or
Brown Bag Lunch Spirituality Series, "My Faith and My Profession as ___," 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 318 Union.
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Being Woman, Being Black: A Conversation with Charlene Gilbert, Documentary Filmmaker.” Gilbert is also on the women’s studies and theater and film faculty and director of the Catharine S. Eberly Center for Women, University of Toledo, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Fall Speaker Series, “Romantic Partner Effects on Drug and Alcohol Use,” with Peggy Giordano, sociology, noon-1 p.m., 315 Union. Series hosted through the Center for Family and Demographic Research.
Men’s Soccer
vs. Michigan State, 3 p.m., Cochrane Field.
17th Annual Canada-Ohio Business Dinner, “Canada: A Reliable Oil Partner,” with keynote speaker Roy Warnock, vice president and general manager, Lima Refining Co., Husky Energy Inc., 7 p.m., 101B Olscamp Hall. A networking reception will precede the dinner and keynote from 4:45-5:45 p.m. For more information, call the Canadian Studies Center at 2-2457. The center is hosting the event; the dinner is supported by the BGSU College of Business Administration and the government of Canada.
Simply Healthy Nutrition Series, “Shop and Drop,” 5-5:30 p.m., 012 Family and Consumer Sciences Building.
Interactive Workshop, “How to Ensure Success: Diversity in the Workplace,” covering rules and regulations regarding equal opportunity in the workplace and strategies to enhance inter-cultural communication abilities, 5:30-7:30 p.m., 308 Union. For more information, contact Janet Crawford at Sponsored by the Career Center.
Faculty Artist Series, Charles Saenz, trumpet, and Laura Melton, piano, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Thursday, Oct. 30
BG@100 CSS Session, Understanding Academic Structure, a PowerPoint presentation, 8:30-9:30 a.m., 1007 Business Administration Building.
Community Partnership Series, focusing on Toledo GROWs, with Michael Szuberla, manager, 2-3 p.m., Center for Teaching and Learning, 201 University Hall. To register, call 2-6898 or email
Women’s Soccer vs. Toledo, 3 p.m., Cochrane Field.
Volleyball vs. Miami, 3 p.m., Anderson Arena.
MFA Reading, with David Williams, poetry, and Brandon Jennings, fiction, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.

Friday, Oct. 31
18th Annual Gerald L. Saddlemire Lecture, by Interim President Carol Cartwright, on higher education and the special roles, relationships and responsibilities held by those who work in the student affairs profession, 10 a.m., 308 Union. In celebration of National Careers in Student Affairs Month, and sponsored by Student Affairs and the higher education and student affairs department. Contact the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs at 2-2147 for more information.
Seminar, “Teaching Taboo: How to Have Meaningful Politically Incorrect Conversation about Race/Ethnicity in the Classroom,” with Dr. Samuel Richards, Penn State University, 1-3 p.m., 206 Union. A reception with refreshments will follow the talk. Contact Andrew Wilczak at for more information.
Women’s Professional Development Series,
“Negotiating Your Employment Contract in Tough Economic Times,” with Rebecca Ferguson, human resources, 1:30-3 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Executive Briefings Program, with Stephanie Imhoff, BGSU alumnus, member of the Board of Trustees, and chief financial officer, Longaberger Baskets, 4-6 p.m., David J. Joseph Business Hub, Business Administration Building.
Women’s Swimming vs. Eastern Michigan, 5 p.m., Cooper Pool, Student Recreation Center.
Hockey vs. Nebraska-Omaha, 7:05 p.m., Ice Arena.

Saturday, Nov. 1
Hall of Fame Banquet, 10 a.m.-noon, Ballroom, Union. For more information, contact Athletics at 2-2401.
Double Reed Day, open to music educators as well as bassoonists and oboists of all ages and abilities, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Moore Musical Arts Center. The schedule includes a performance by BGSU faculty, an oboe and bassoon instrument workshop, a concert by the Double Reed Choir and master classes with Nathaniel Zeisler, bassoon, and Jacqueline Leclair, oboe. For more information, contact Zeisler at 2-2524 or
Men’s Soccer
vs. Buffalo, 11 a.m., Cochrane Field.
Women’s Swimming
vs. Ball State, 1 p.m., Cooper Pool.
Football vs. Kent State, 2 p.m., Doyt Perry Stadium.
Volleyball vs. Western Michigan, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
vs. Nebraska-Omaha, 7:05 p.m., Ice Arena.

Sunday, Nov. 2
Faculty Artist Series, “Old and New,” with Andrew Pelletier, horn, and Kevin Bylsma, piano, 3 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Women’s Basketball Exhibition vs. Findlay, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.

Monday, Nov. 3
Expect Respect Teen Council Project, “There Is No Excuse for Abuse: Media Images, Masculinity, Dating Violence,” withJulie Didelot and Alyson Wilson, natural and social sciences, discussing solutions to the problem of teen relationship violence, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 115 West Building, BGSU Firelands.
Bowling Green Experience Workshop Series, “Advising as Teaching – Advising in Selective Majors,” 2-3 p.m., Center for Teaching and Learning, 201 University Hall.
ICS Lecture, “American Dreams: Gender, Migration, and the Work Experiences of the Asian Indian Community in Metropolitan Detroit,” with Vibha Bhalla, ethnic studies, 2:30 p.m., 207 Union. For more information, call 2-0585. Presented by the Institute for the Study of Culture and Society.
Distinguished Faculty Lecture, “Avian Navigators and the Evolution of a Cartographic Brain,” by Verner Bingman, Distinguished Research Professor, psychology, 4-5 p.m., 206 Union. Sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences.
“Recent Work,” with Karen Kunc, printmaker and Cather Professor of Art, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 6 p.m., 1101 Fine Arts Center.

Continuing Events
Oct. 31 and Nov. 1
Conference, “Treatment of Children and Adolescents Who Stutter,” 8 a.m.-5 p.m. both days, 101A Olscamp Hall. Hosted by the communication disorders department.

Through Nov. 4
Art Exhibit, BGSU Clay Club Exhibition, Union Art Gallery. Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.

Through Nov. 14

Art Exhibit, “Alternative Typestyles,” by Matt Tullis, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands, Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Through Nov. 19
Art Exhibit, “Graphic Language: The Art of the ‘Comic’ Book,” 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. The gallery will be closed Nov. 11 for Veterans Day.

Through Nov. 25
Planetarium Show, “The Cowboy Astronomer,” showings at 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, 7:30 p.m. Sundays and 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15. $1 donation suggested.

October 27, 2008