calendar 12/08 - 12/15

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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.

Tuesday, Dec. 9
Simply Healthy Nutrition Series, “Full on Fiber,” 9-9:30 a.m., 012 Family and Consumer Sciences Building.
EcoBreak Seminar Series, “Mice Seed Predation of Lupine,” with Rachel Kappler, biological sciences, 11:30 a.m., 332 Life Sciences Building.
Affirmative Direction Series, “Implicit Bias: What Is It? Can It Be Measured? And What Can Be Done About It?” with Dr. Richard B. Anderson, psychology, 2:30-4 p.m., 201 Bowen-Thompson Student Union. Sponsored by the Office of Equity and Diversity.
Safety Training, “Shots Fired on Campus: When Lightning Strikes,” covering what to watch for and safety strategies for work areas and classrooms in dealing with a crisis, 3-4 p.m., 117 Olscamp Hall. Training conducted by representatives from Human Resources, Risk Management and BGSU Police. RSVP to A repeat session will be held Jan. 28.
Pub Unplugged, featuring Paul Circle, 8 p.m., Black Swamp Pub, Union.

Wednesday, Dec. 10
Coffee Talk, “Healthy Eating and Preparing for the Holidays,” 8:30-10 a.m., 201B Union.
Biological Sciences Seminar Series, “Breathing New Life into Old Proteins: A Story of Hemoglobin and Hemoglobin-Binding Proteins,” with Dr. Wendell Griffith, chemistry, University of Toledo, 3:30-4:30 p.m., 112 Life Sciences Building. A social with the speaker will precede the lecture at 3 p.m.
Simply Healthy Nutrition Series, “A Healthy Kitchen and a Healthy You,” 5-5:30 p.m., 012 Family and Consumer Sciences Building.

Thursday, Dec. 11
Popular Culture Colloquium, 11 a.m.-noon, with brown bag lunch noon-1 p.m., 207 Union. Desserts and beverages provided. Contact for more information.
Stress Clinic, “Relax Your Body,” 4-5 p.m., Counseling Center. Call 2-2081 to register.
BFA Reading, featuring work by Aaron Mracna, Brian Murphy, Michael Reynolds and Terry Streetman,7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.

Friday, Dec. 12
Last Day of Classes.
vs. Notre Dame, 7:05 p.m., Ice Arena.

Saturday, Dec. 13
Breakfast with Santa, 10 a.m.-noon, Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union. Prices are $6.75 for children 9 years and older and $4 for those aged 2-8. Includes a breakfast buffet, keepsake photo with Santa and children's crafts. Reserve your seats in advance by calling 2-7950.

Sunday, Dec. 14
Women’s Basketball vs. St. Bonaventure, 2 p.m., Anderson Arena.
Winners’ Gala Concert,
42nd annual Competitions in Music Performance, 3 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center.
Concert, “Run with Torches: A Celebration of Christmas in Song,” featuring Opus 181, a 12-voice chamber chorus of BGSU alumni, faculty and staff, 3 p.m., St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 150 S. Enterprise St., Bowling Green.
Men’s Basketball vs. Detroit Mercy, 6 p.m., Anderson Arena.

Continuing Events
Dec. 10-14
42nd Annual Competitions in Music Performance, Wednesday-Sunday, Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Undergraduate preliminary auditions are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday. Graduate preliminary auditions are 2:30-5 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday. The final rounds begin at 10 a.m. Saturday. Winners will be featured in the Winners’ Gala Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday. Auditions and the concert are free and open to the public. For more information about the competition, visit

Dec. 11 and 12
Dance Concert, “Footfalls,” by the BGSU Dance Program, featuring modern, ballet, jazz and tap works, 8 p.m. each night, Whitney Dance Studio, 222 Eppler North. Tickets are $5 at the door.

Dec. 12 and 13
Record Sale, by the Music Library and Sound Recordings Archives along with the Browne Popular Culture Library, 1:30-6:30 p.m. Friday (Dec. 12) and 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday (Dec. 13), Pallister Conference Room, Jerome Library. Cash, checks and the BG1 Card are accepted.

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.

Dec. 15-19
Exam Week.

Through Dec. 24
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.

Through 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.

Exhibit, by students in the Architecture and Environmental Design Department, Union Art Gallery. Hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.

December 8, 2008