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 Asian Indian Community in Metropolitan Detroit,” with Vibha Bhalla, ethnic studies, 2:30 p.m., 207 Bowen-Thompson Student 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.
BGSU ARTalk, “Recent Work,” with Karen Kunc, printmaker and Cather Professor of Art, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 6 p.m., 1101 Fine Arts Center.
Tuesday, Nov. 4
Simply Healthy Nutrition Series, “Scale Down on Portion Sizes,” 9-9:30 a.m., 012 Family and Consumer Sciences Building.
Asbestos Awareness Training, with Bess Weaver, environmental health and safety, 9-11 a.m., 201A Union. Register at 2-2171 or www.bgsu.edu/offices/envhs/page22440.html.
EcoBreak Seminar Series, with Amanda Kuntz, biological sciences, 11:30 a.m., 332 Life Sciences Building.
Mercury Recycling Program Training, with Dave Heinlen, environmental health and safety, 2-3 p.m., 2 College Park Building. Register at 2-2171 or www.bgsu.edu/offices/envhs/page22440.html.
Faculty Senate, 2:30 p.m., McFall Center Assembly Room.
Women’s Basketball Exhibition vs. Findlay, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Student Jazz Combos, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Wednesday, Nov. 5
Bowling Green Experience Workshop Series, “Advising as Teaching – Course Applicability System (CAS),” 9-10 a.m., Center for Teaching and Learning, 201 University Hall.
Brown Bag Lunch Spirituality Series, "My Faith and My Profession As ___," with Provost Shirley Baugher, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 318 Union.
Brown Bag Luncheon, “Working with Batterers: Men's Work, Men's Responsibility,” with Keith Brotheridge, director of the Family Service of Wood County, noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall. In recognition of Domestic Violence Month.
Fall Speaker Series, “Neighborhood Change in the Transition to Early Adulthood,” with Ray Swisher, Danielle Kuhl and Jorge Chavez, sociology, noon-1 p.m., 315 Union. Series hosted through the Center for Family and Demographic Research.
Electrical Safety (Maintenance) Training, with Scott Goodwin, environmental health and safety, 1-3:30 p.m., 2 College Park Building. Register at 2-2171 or www.bgsu.edu/offices/envhs/page22440.html.
Economics Colloquium, "Twin Deficits and ‘Hard Landing’: Estimating the Effect of Budget Deficits on Long-Run U.S. Economic Growth," with Dr. Atrayee Ghosh Roy, economics, Minnesota State University, 2:30-3:30 p.m., 4000 Business Administration Building.
Biological Sciences Seminar Series, “The emerald ash borer invasion: The beginning of the end of ash in North America,” with Dr. Dan Herms, entomology, Ohio State University, 3:30-4:30 p.m., 112 Life Sciences Building. A social with the speaker will precede the lecture at 3 p.m.
Faculty Focus Series, “Service-Learning through Middle Eastern Dance,” with Sherona Garrett-Ruffin, instructor, Chapman Learning Community, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Center for Teaching and Learning, 201 University Hall. To register, call 2-6898 or email mailto:mailto:email@example.com.
Photochemical Sciences Seminar Series, “Solar Fuel Generation,” with Etsuko Fujita, Brookhaven National Laboratory, 3:30-5 p.m., 123 Overman Hall. Refreshments will be served at 3 p.m. in 132 Overman.
Workshop, “Youth LEAD - Building the Capacity of Adults to be Youth ---Lead--- Advocates,” interactive workshop to develop work strategies that incorporate service-learning, community-campus partnerships, community service and leadership programs, 3:30-8 p.m., 308 Union. For more information or to register, call 2-9287 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the Office of Service-Learning.
Simply Healthy Nutrition Series, “Full on Fiber,” 5-5:30 p.m., 012 Family and Consumer Sciences Building.
Guest Artist, Steven Glaser, a pianist on the music faculty at Ohio State University, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Thursday, Nov. 6
Symposium on Undergraduate Research and Seventh Annual Research Conference, “Showcasing Excellence in Research and Creative Work,” 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union. Hosted by the Office of Sponsored Programs and Research.
Asbestos Awareness Training, with Bess Weaver, environmental health and safety, 1-3 p.m., 115 Education Building. Register at 2-2171 or www.bgsu.edu/offices/envhs/page22440.html.
Academic Honesty Discussion Series, “Academic Honesty Policy for Undergraduate and Graduate Students,” facilitated by Michael Ginsburg, associate dean of students, Student Life, and Jodi Webb, associate dean of students, Student Affairs, 2:30-3:45 p.m., Pallister Conference Room, Jerome Library.
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Workshop, covering the bibliographic management software RefWorks, with librarians Linda Rich and Ed Weilant, 3:30-5 p.m., 142 Jerome Library. To register, email email@example.com.
Distinguished Alumnus Lecture, with Dr. Myra Patchen, 4-5 p.m., 206 Union. Free reception open to the public will follow lecture. Sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences.
MFA Reading, with Thomas Schaeffer, poetry, and Aimee Pogson, fiction, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
Jazz Guitar Ensemble, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
BG@100 Open Forum, “Understanding Student Records, Financial Aid, and Student Financials,” 1:30 p.m., 315 Union. Includes an introduction to how some processes may be completed, statistics, and examples of screen shots that will be available to users for viewing information.
Friday, Nov. 7
Assessment Workshop Series, “Connecting to Learn with Concept Maps,” with a discussion of the current research regarding concept mapping as a cognitive tool and the basics of using concept mapping software, 10-11:30 a.m., Center for Teaching and Learning, 201 University Hall.
Women’s Professional Development Series, “Balancing Acts: Challenges Facing Women Administrators,” with panelists Dr. Vikki Patraka, director, Institute for the Study of Culture and Society; Dr. Wendy Manning, director, Center for Family and Demographic Research, and Dr. Kristine Blair, chair, English, 1:30-3 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Volleyball vs. Kent State, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Saturday, Nov. 8
Bratsche Bash (Viola Day), with Carol Rodland, guest clinician and violist, New England Conservatory, all day, Moore Musical Arts Center. For more information, including registration, call Megan Fergusson at 2-2428. Hosted by the College of Musical Arts.
Young People’s Concert, “Double Reed Madness,” hosted by members of the BGSU oboe and bassoon studios, 11 a.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $2 for adults and $1 for children.
Men’s Basketball Exhibition vs. Ashland, 2 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Women’s Basketball Exhibition vs. OGBR Legends, 4:30 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Guest Recital, Carol Rodland, guest clinician and violist, New England Conservatory, 5 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Monday, Nov. 10
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, “Learning 2.0,” sharing and exchanging ideas about the paradigm shifts in learning and communication, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Center for Teaching and Learning, 201 University Hall.
Instructional Design Discussion Series, “Constructing ‘WoW’ Assignment Sheets,” with Barb Toth, Writing Center, and Angie Gentry, writing consultant and General Studies Writing instructor, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Center for Teaching and Learning, 201 University Hall.
Expect Respect Teen Council Project, “There Is No Excuse for Abuse—Abusive Relationships: Why People Stay,” with Kate Dailey, humanities, discussing 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 SAS,” through the Center for Family and Demographic Research, noon-1 p.m., 315 Union.
ARTalk, “Enochs on Stone,” with Dale Enochs, sculptor, Bloomington, Ind., 5 p.m., 1101 Fine Arts Center.
ARTalk, “to Say it isn’t so,” with Laura Letinsky, photographer and director of the MFA program, University of Chicago, 7 p.m., 204 Fine Arts Center.
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.
Newcomers Showcase, “Five by Ives,” a collection of one-act plays by award-winning playwright David Ives, with performances at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday (Nov. 6-8) and 2 p.m. Saturday, Joe E. Brown Theatre, University Hall. Tickets are $12 for students and other adults, $6 for children under 12 and $5 for those 65 and older. To order, call the box office at 2-2719.
BGSU Firelands Theatre Production, “Under Milk Wood,” with performances at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday (Nov. 6-8) and 2:30 p.m. Sunday (Nov. 9), McBride Auditorium, BGSU Firelands. Tickets are $5 for schoolchildren, $4 for Firelands and other BGSU students, $6 for senior citizens and groups of 15 or more, and $8 for other adults. For reservations, call 2-2047 between 1 and 7 p.m.
Nov. 7 and 9
Bowling Green Opera Theater, featuring Benjamin Britten’s “Albert Herring,” with performances Friday (Nov. 7) at 8 p.m. and Sunday (Nov. 9) at 3 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $9 for students and senior citizens and $12 for other adults in advance, and $12 and $15, respectively, the day of the performance. To order, call the box office at 2-8171.
Beginning Nov. 8
Art Exhibit, “Sculpture Club,” Union Art Gallery. Hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.
Blood Bowl VII, with walk-ins welcome, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. each day, 228 Union. For more information, or if you would like to volunteer to work the blood drive, please send an email with the days and times that you wish to volunteer to firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by the American Red Cross and the American Red Cross Club of BGSU.
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.