Monday, Nov. 16
Instructional Design Discussion, “Active Learning and Problem-Based Learning Strategies,” 9:30-10:30 a.m., 201 University Hall. Register at www.bgsu.edu/ctl/page10718.html.
Instructional Design Workshop, “Learning 2.0 with Web 2.0 Tools,” 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 201 University Hall. Register at www.bgsu.edu/ctl/page10718.html.
Brown Bag Lunch, “Big Fat Lies About the Fats,” Halstead Conference Room, Family and Consumer Sciences Building, 12:15-12:45 p.m. Presented by the dietetics program as part of the “Nutrition: What's in It for Me?” series.
College of Arts & Sciences Forum, featuring Dieter Sperl, Austrian novelist, poet and Max Kade Writer in Residence, lunch at noon and free lecture at 12:30 p.m., 201 Bowen-Thompson Student Union. Additional information can be found at www.bgsu.edu/downloads/cas/file73789.pdf.
Economics Colloquium Series, “News Shocks and Technology Adoption,” with Yi-Chan Tsai, Ph.D. candidate, Ohio State University, 1:30 p.m., 1001 Business Administration Building.
Presentation, “Landing a Job in a Difficult Economy,” with Timothy Augustine, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 228 Union. Hosted by the College of Business Administration and Delta Sigma Pi.
Architecture Lecture Series, featuring Ulrike Passe, professor of architecture, Iowa State University, 6 p.m., 121 West Hall. Series sponsored by the American Institute of Architecture Students.
Guest Artist Concert, featuring violinist Marcia Henry Liebenow, Bradley University, with Robert Satterlee, piano, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Tuesday, Nov. 17
Falcon Alumni Career Workshop, 8 a.m. to noon, Mileti Alumni Center. For more information and to register for this free workshop, visit www.bgsu.edu/offices/alumni/programs/page73505.html. Hosted by the Alumni Association.
Master Calendar Meeting, for departments to begin to reserve spaces in the Union and 101 Olscamp Hall for 2010-11, 9 a.m., 316 Union. Space request forms will be available at the meeting, or forms may be picked up in 231 Union or printed from the Web at www.bgsu.edu/offices/sa/union/page10530.html. No forms will be accepted before the meeting. If you have questions, contact Gale Swanka at 2-2942 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information Session, demonstrating the CSS submission process for final grades, 10-11:30 a.m., 113 Olscamp Hall and 1011 Cedar Point Center, BGSU Firelands. For more details about the process, visit www.bgsu.edu/offices/cio/grades.html.
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Workshop, “E-Books and Digital Content for Teaching,” with Amy Fry, electronic resources coordinator, 4:30-6 p.m., 201 University Hall. Register at www.bgsu.edu/ctl/page10718.html.
Student Jazz Combos, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Pub Unplugged Series, featuring Bill Porter, 8-10 p.m., Black Swamp Pub.
Urban Education Conference, second of three sessions, hosted by the Partners in Context & Community (PCC) learning community, 9:15-10:30 p.m., Education Building. The conference will conclude on Nov. 24. For more information, contact Patrick Vrooman at 2-9185 or email@example.com.
Wednesday, Nov. 18
Asbestos Awareness Training, 9-11 a.m., 101A Olscamp Hall. Register at 2-2171 or www.bgsu.edu/offices/envhs/page22440.html.
Classified Staff Council, 10 a.m. to noon, 136 Perry Field House.
BGSU Firelands Annual Beggars’ Banquet, a canned food collection for “Care and Share of Erie County,” featuring entertainment by acoustic guitarist Neil Jacobs, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Vendeteria and the Pit, Firelands. The price of admission is two canned goods.
Brown Bag Lunch, discussion on nontraditional students and suggestions for related programming, noon, 107 Hanna Hall.
CFDR Fall Speaker Series, “Persistent and Transitory Depression among New Mothers: Consequences for Children’s Behavior,” with Dr. Kristin Turney, RWJ Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Michigan, noon-1 p.m., 315 Union. Sponsored by the Center for Family and Demographic Research.
Asbestos Awareness Training, 1-3 p.m., 101A Olscamp Hall. Register at 2-2171 or www.bgsu.edu/offices/envhs/page22440.html.
Town Hall, about the CSS HCM v. 9 upgrade, 1:30-3:30 p.m., 113 Olscamp Hall and by teleconference to 1011 Cedar Point Center, BGSU Firelands.
Biological Sciences Seminar Series, with Dr. Berlinda Chang, University of Toronto, 3:30-4:30 p.m., 112 Life Sciences Building. Meet the speaker at the 3 p.m. social prior to the talk.
Photochemical Sciences Seminar Series, “Zero-field Spin Polarization Effects on the Physical and Photophysical Properties of Molecules,” with Dr. James K. McCusker, Michigan State University, 3:30-5 p.m., 123 Overman Hall. Refreshments will be served at 3 p.m. in 132 Overman Hall.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Challenge Planning Meeting, 8 p.m., 315 University Hall.
Faculty Scholar Series, featuring “Behind the Curtain: Ingmar Bergman's Musical Conception in ‘Höstsonaten’” by Per Broman, and “An Investigation of Creative Potential in High School Musicians: Recognizing, Promoting, and Assessing Creative Ability through Music Composition” by Elizabeth Menard, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Thursday, Nov. 19
Popular Culture Colloquium Series, “The Golden Avenger and the Dark Knight: Superheroes and National Security Cinema,” with Mark Bernard, doctoral candidate, American culture studies, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 207 Union.
Brown Bag Lunch, “Eat to Energize,” 14 Family and Consumer Sciences Building, 12:15-12:45 p.m. Presented by the dietetics program as part of the “Nutrition: What's in It for Me?” series.
Graduate Women's Caucus Roundtable Discussion Series, “Women in Academia,” 1-2 p.m., Women's Center, 107 Hanna Hall. Food and beverage will be provided.
Master Class, with pianist Alan Feinberg, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Beer Tasting, “Beers Around the World,” 5:30 p.m., Black Swamp Pub. $10 fee; must pre-register at Information Center in the Union. Sponsored by the Union.
Free Trial Zumba Fitness Class, 7p.m., Student Recreation Center Dance Room. Qualifies for the fall WellAware Faculty and Staff Wellness Incentive Program.
Third Annual Passport to Entertainment, featuring international food, dancers, entertainment acts, art and a silent auction, 7-9:30 p.m., 228 Union. Tickets are $5 in advance at the Union contact tables and $7 at the door.
MFA Reading, with Jessica Stump, poetry, and Jacqueline Vogtman, fiction, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
Music at the Forefront Series, featuring pianist Alan Feinberg, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Feinberg will also teach a master class at 2 p.m. Friday.
Friday, Nov. 20
Assessment Workshop, “SNAP Is ‘The Buzz,’” with William Knight, director of the Office of Institutional Research, 9-11 a.m., 222 Education Building. Register at www.bgsu.edu/ctl/page10718.html. This is the second of the recommended two sessions.
Master Class, with Alan Feinberg, piano, 2 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Feinberg is the featured artist in Thursday’s Music at the Forefront Series.
Pre-Game Event, featuring refreshments and family entertainment, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Mileti Alumni Center. $5 admission, children age 5 and under free.
Philosophy Colloquium, featuring work by Sigrun Svavarsdottir, 4-6 p.m., 301 Shatzel Hall.
Football vs. Akron, 5:30 p.m., Doyt Perry Stadium.
Saturday, Nov. 21
Double Reed Day, featuring master classes and an instrument workshop, as well as performances by BGSU faculty and students, all day, Moore Musical Arts Center. Hosted by the College of Musical Arts and the BGSU oboe and bassoon studios. For more information, visit www.bgsu.edu/colleges/music/events/doublereed/register.html.
Concert, featuring the A Cappella Choir and University Women's Chorus, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $7 for students and senior citizens and $10 for other adults in advance, and an additional $3 apiece .
Sunday, Nov. 22
Concert Band and University Band, 3 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Program, featuring Praecepta, the student chapter of the Society of Composers, Inc., 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Monday, Nov. 23
Open Forum, “Bowling Green State University: A Comparison with Sister Institutions,” with President Cartwright, Sherideen Stoll, vice president for finance and administration, and Dr. Kenneth Borland, senior vice president for academic affairs/provost, 9-11 a.m., Union Theater. Dr. Ron Shields, chair of Faculty Senate, will facilitate. The forum will be a live feed broadcast and will include an opportunity for questions at the presentation or by phone at 2-6609. Hosted by the Faculty Senate Executive Committee.
Instructional Design Discussion, “Developing the ‘Promising Syllabus,’” 9:30-10:30 a.m., 201 University Hall. Register at www.bgsu.edu/ctl/page10718.html.
Graduate String Quartet, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Exhibition, “The Poetic Dialogue,” Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, Fine Arts Center. Gallery hours are 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday and 6-9 p.m. Thursday.
Beginning Nov. 20
Art Exhibit, “Southern Graphics Council Traveling Exhibition,” Willard Wankelman 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. Closed Nov. 26-30.
Through Nov. 21
Planetarium Show, “Hubble's Universe,” discoveries of the space telescope, showings at 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, and 2 p.m. Saturdays. $1 donation suggested.
Beginning Nov. 22
Planetarium Show, “Hubble Vision,” best of the space telescope, showings at 7:30 p.m. Sundays, 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, and 2 p.m. Saturday. $1 donation suggested.
Through Dec. 6
Art Exhibit, “Art from Visiting the Margins,” by Bill Thompson, United Christian Fellowship in Bowling Green, Union Art Gallery. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sundays.