BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY

calendar 11/24 - 12/08

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Monday, Nov. 24
Brown Bag Lunch Series, “How to Earn a 4.0 in Eating 101,” featuring the session topic “The Skinny on Fad Diets–Fact or Fiction,” noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Motivational Presentation, “Life Inspired: Six Ways to a Passionate Soul,” with Dr. Steven Cady, management, 7-8:30 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. The presentation will be filmed for later broadcast on WBGU-PBS. For more information, contact the station at 2-2700 or visit http://www.stevecady.com/.
Graduate String Quartet, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Panel Discussion, “BGSU Goes Red: A Panel Discussion on the Global HIV/AIDS Pandemic,” with panelists Betsy Bunner, campus AIDS education director; Dr. Fleming Fallon, director of the Public Health program who has worked in Africa and Asia; Barbara Hoffman, nurse practitioner, Student Health Service; Ashley Thompson, Wellness Connection peer educator, and Becky Earlie, Henry County health commissioner, 9:15-10:15 p.m., 314 Bowen-Thompson Student Union.

Tuesday, Nov. 25
Simply Healthy Nutrition Series, “Packing In Nutrients, Not Empty Calories,” 9-9:30 a.m., 012 Family and Consumer Sciences Building.
Planetarium Show, “The Cowboy Astronomer,” final showing at 8 p.m. $1 donation suggested.

Wednesday, Nov. 26
Thanksgiving Recess, Classes canceled, offices open.
Coming Out Support Group,
5:30-6:30 p.m., 107 Hanna Hall.

Thursday, Nov. 27
Thanksgiving

Friday, Nov. 28
Thanksgiving Recess, Classes canceled, offices closed.
Hockey
vs. Minnesota State-Mankato, 7:05 p.m., Ice Arena.

Saturday, Nov. 29
Hockey vs. Minnesota State-Mankato, 7:05 p.m., Ice Arena.

Monday, Dec. 1
Brown Bag Lunch Series, “How to Earn a 4.0 in Eating 101,” featuring the session topic “Break for Breakfast,” noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Stress Clinic, “Relax Your Body,” 5-6 p.m., Counseling Center. Register by calling 2-2081.
Steel Drum Ensemble, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Tuesday, Dec. 2
Simply Healthy Nutrition Series, “A Healthy Kitchen and a Healthy You,” 9-9:30 a.m., 012 Family and Consumer Sciences Building.
EcoBreak Seminar Series, with Ryan Walsh, biological sciences, 11:30 a.m., 332 Life Sciences Building.
Faculty Senate, 2:30 p.m., McFall Center Assembly Room.
New Music Ensemble, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Wednesday, Dec. 3
Presentation, “Foundation Financial Update” by the BGSU Foundation Inc., to discuss the impact of the underperforming financial markets on the foundation's endowment funds and the availability of funds for distribution, 11 a.m.-noon, Mileti Alumni Center. The program is for fund administrators and those individuals responsible for administration of endowed scholarship and program funds. Reservations should be made to Judy Hagemann at 2-7704 or jhagema@bgsu.edu.
Brown Bag Luncheon
, “Game Day: How Well Do You Know Women’s History?” with the Women’s Center staff, noon-1 p.m., 107 Hanna Hall.
Stress Clinic, “Free Your Mind,” noon-1 p.m., Counseling Center. Register at 2-2081.
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Discussion Series, “The Joy and Responsibility of Teaching Well,” with author L. Dee Fink’s DVSS presentation, 2-3 p.m., Center for Teaching and Learning, 201 University Hall. Register at www.bgsu.edu/ctl/page10718.html.
Biological Sciences Seminar Series, “Molecular Responses to Heavy Metals in Algae: Strategies for Enhancing Metal Sequestration,” with Dr. Richard Sayre, 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.
Photochemical Sciences Seminar Series, “Energy Landscapes of Biosystems: Evolution of Biomolecules,” with Zaida Luthey Schulten, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 3:30-5 p.m., 123 Overman Hall. Refreshments will be served at 3 p.m. in 132 Overman Hall.
Simply Healthy Nutrition Series, “Dine Out Smart,” 5-5:30 p.m., 012 Family and Consumer Sciences Building.
Coming Out Support Group, 5:30-6:30 p.m., 107 Hanna Hall.
Kwanzaa Celebration, 6-8 p.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union. Contact Sheila Brown at stbrown@bgsu.edu for more information.
Women’s Basketball vs. Detroit, 7 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Faculty Scholar Series, featuring Dr. Mary Natvig, musicology, and Dr. Katherine Meizel, ethnomusicology, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Thursday, Dec. 4
BG@100 Town Hall, information on the Dec. 8 “go-live” of additional Campus Solutions (CSS) applications, 8-9 a.m., 113 Olscamp Hall.
Dissertation Defense, “Preparation of Graduate Assistants Teaching First-Year Writing at Ohio Universities,” by Amie Caroline Wolf, English, 1:15-2:45 p.m., 206 East Hall.
BG@100 Open Forum, basic introduction to CSS Program/Plan pertaining to Student Records, 113 Olscamp Hall and 1004 Cedar Point Center, BGSU Firelands.
Stress Clinic, “Improve Your Relationships,” 4-5 p.m., Counseling Center. Call 2-2081 to register.
Social Philosophy & Policy Center Colloquium, with Gary Wood, political science, Andrews University, 4-6 p.m., 141 Williams Hall.
BFA Reading, featuring work by Lenice Betts, Elizabeth Clarke, Jennifer Leonard and Jessica Lewis, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
World Percussion Night, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.

Friday, Dec. 5
BGSU Firelands Behavioral Health Series, “Professional Code of Ethics and Patients’ Rights,” with Carol Roe, 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Cedar Point Center. The fee is $89 per session or $79 per session if you register for the entire three-class series. For more information, call the Office for Educational Outreach, 2-0617, or visit www.firelands.bgsu.edu/offices/oeo.
College of Arts and Sciences Forum. “Sacred Music in Secular Society: The Rediscovery of Bach's St. Matthew Passion in 1829,” with Dr. Celia Applegate, University of Rochester and Visiting Fellow at Princeton, buffet lunch at noon, free lecture at 12:30 p.m., 201 Union. To reserve a spot for the luncheon, contact Jasmine Schulz at 2-9606 or jgordo@bgsu.edu by Dec. 2. Lunch is $7.75 (plus tax) per person and can be paid at the door. Co-sponsored by the College of Musical Arts. Applegate will also be giving a pre-concert lecture at 7:15 p.m. Saturday in Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Board of Trustees, 1:30 p.m., 308 Union.
Executive Briefings Series, with Aggie Haslup, BGSU alumna and vice president of worldwide marketing for Quest Software, 4-6 p.m., David J. Joseph Business Hub, Business Administration Building.
Philosophy Colloquium, “Rawls, Religion and the U.N. Human Rights Council,” with Austin Dacey, representative to the United Nations for the Center for Inquiry, 4-6 p.m., 301 Shatzel Hall. Discussion will continue at a local eatery.
ArtsX, featuring student performers from the Department of Theatre and Film, the Dance Program and the College of Musical Arts, and showcasing the range of work by School of Art faculty, staff and students, 6-10 p.m., Fine Arts Center.
Concert, with 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 $10 and $13, respectively, the day of the performance. To order, call the box office at 2-8171.

Saturday, Dec. 6
Young People’s Concert, “Caribbean Cool,” featuring the BGSU Steel Drum Ensemble, 11 a.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $2 for adults and $1 for children.
Women’s Basketball vs. Youngstown State, 2 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Pre-Concert Lecture, with Dr. Celia Applegate, European and German history, University of Rochester, and Visiting Fellow at Princeton, 7:15 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Concert, by the Bowling Green Philharmonia and Collegiate Chorale, 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 $10 and $13, respectively, the day of the performance. To order, call the box office at 2-8171.

Sunday, Dec. 7
Holiday Band Prism Concert, 3 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Admission is $7 for students and senior citizens and $10 for other adults in advance, and $10 and $13, respectively, the day of the performance. Call the box office at 2-8171 for tickets.

Monday, Dec. 8
Brown Bag Lunch Series, “How to Earn a 4.0 in Eating 101,” featuring the session topic “What You Drinking On? The Truth about Sports and Energy Drinks,” noon-1 p.m., Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Stress Clinic, “Free Your Mind,” 5-6 p.m., Counseling Center. Call 2-2081 to register.

Continuing Events
Through Nov. 30
Art Exhibit, by the Sculpture Club, Union Art Gallery. Hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sunday.

Dec. 3-7
Theatre Production, “A Christmas Carol,” performances at 8 p.m. Dec. 3-6 (Wednesday-Saturday) and 2 p.m. Dec. 6 and 7 (Saturday and Sunday), Eva Marie Saint Theatre, University Hall. Tickets are $12 for students and other adults, $6 for children under 12 and $5 for those 65 and older with ID. Special family ticket package includes admission for two adults and up to three children for $25. To order tickets, call the box office at 2-2719.

Dec. 4-Jan. 4
Photography Exhibit, works by Josh Eckhart, Union Art Gallery. Hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.

Beginning Dec. 5
Planetarium Show, “Secret of the Star: A Show for Christmastime,” showings at 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, and 7:30 p.m. Sundays. $1 donation suggested.

Dec. 5-Jan. 18
53rd Annual Faculty/Staff Exhibition, 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 exhibit will be closed Dec. 17-Jan. 12.

Through Dec. 14
Art Exhibit, “Charles Lakofsky: Ohio Modernist Master,” 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. The exhibit will be closed Nov. 26-Dec. 1.

November 24, 2008