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Week of January 31 to February 6, 2016

Ives Concert Park launches juried Fine Art and Crafts Show - February 3

Week of January 24 to January 30, 2016

Half-court shot nets WCSU student $5,000 - January 29
WCSU biology professor to present public lectures on climate change - January 28
WCSU introduces redesigned Master of Health Administration - January 27
Natural hazards and vulnerabilities public forum notice - January 27
WCSU to host information forum Feb. 1 for 2016 study-abroad program - January 26
WCSU graduate says Konnichiwa from Japanese classroom - January 25

Week of January 17 to January 23, 2016

Western to host 'College Goal Sunday' - January 21
WCSU to present spring semester artist lecture series - January 21

Week of January 3 to January 9, 2016

WCSU partners with BI Cares Foundation on cross-sector collaboration - January 8

Week of December 27 to January 2, 2016

Best of region's college theatre to be showcased Jan. 26-31 at WCSU - December 30

Week of December 20 to December 26, 2015

WCSU students receive scholarships as Ives Concert Park interns - December 23
Aquila Theatre to perform 'Sherlock Holmes' at WCSU - December 23

Week of December 13 to December 19, 2015

WCSU finance students take home trophy in state competition - December 18
WCSU's M.F.A. in writing program to host authors in Danbury - December 18

Week of December 6 to December 12, 2015

WCSU theatre arts students to stage one-act plays - December 10
WCSU partners with school counselors to respond to disasters - December 10

Week of November 29 to December 5, 2015

WCSU art students to hold ceramics sale - December 3
'Amahl and the Night Visitors' renews holiday tradition - December 1
WCSU Department of Music begins its holiday season - November 30
WCSU to host 'Holiday Sip & Sketch' - November 30

Week of November 22 to November 28, 2015

WCSU Opera Ensemble presents Bernstein's 'Trouble in Tahiti' - November 24

Week of November 15 to November 21, 2015

WCSU nursing student receives scholarship recognizing military service - November 18

Week of November 8 to November 14, 2015

Murder trial the backdrop for Western's fall theatre production - November 10
WCSU show features Eppridge photo chronicle of Beatles' 1964 US visit - November 9

Week of November 1 to November 7, 2015

WCSU opens new wellness suite and meditation garden - November 5
WCSU, Brookfield educators ID 'Typical or Troubled' behavior - November 5

Week of October 25 to October 31, 2015

Winners of 2015 Housatonic Book Awards announced - October 26

Week of October 18 to October 24, 2015

WCSU students, faculty to present live election night TV - October 21
WCSU to host Danbury area semi-pro football team's title game - October 20

Week of October 11 to October 17, 2015

Eye-opening 'In My Shoes' on stage at Western - October 16
Excitement builds as Homecoming 2015 approaches - October 13

Week of October 4 to October 10, 2015

Hall of Fame Dinner to honor achievements in WCSU athletics - October 6
WCSU Theatre Arts to present romantic comedy 'The Drunken City' - October 5

Week of September 27 to October 3, 2015

Transportation Commissioner Redeker to speak at WCSU - October 2
WCSU Compassion Conference postponed - September 28

Week of September 20 to September 26, 2015

Louisiana Pacific IT security manager to lecture Sept. 29 - September 23
WCSU Art Gallery retrospective to feature works of J. Pindyck Miller - September 22
Annual Compassion Conference opens Oct. 2 - September 22
WCSU students serve organizations with 'Day of Service' - September 21

Week of September 13 to September 19, 2015

WCSU teams with community to track invasive species in area lakes - September 16
WCSU Department of Music to start fall season with celebration - September 16
WCSU Observatory to hold public viewing of lunar eclipse - September 16
Department of Theatre Arts names new Musical Theatre Coordinator - September 16
'Love Wins' event to benefit Ana Grace Project, WCSU scholarship - September 15
Newtown's Peter D'Amico named 'Entrepreneur of the Year' - September 15
WCSU to host Permaculture Garden Community Day - September 14

Week of August 30 to September 5, 2015

WCSU to present fall semester artist lecture series - September 2
WCSU's Visual & Performing Arts Center claims another award - September 2
WCSU event 'checks in' on students' well-being - September 1
WCSU hosts hip-hop discussion of race and identity - September 1
Former ACLU president to discuss current constitutional controversies - August 31

Week of August 23 to August 29, 2015

WCSU greets new students during 'Welcome Week' - August 25
Jimmy Greene to perform at Ives Concert Park - August 24
Department of Art Faculty Exhibition to open 2015-16 Gallery schedule - August 24

Week of August 16 to August 22, 2015

Dr. Jane Goodall to discuss 'Sowing the Seeds of Hope' at WCSU - August 20
Aquila Theatre to debut new 'Romeo & Juliet' production - August 18

Week of August 9 to August 15, 2015

Important herpetologist leaves a legacy to WCSU - August 10

Week of August 2 to August 8, 2015

Danbury's preservation of Octagon House inspires WCSU library exhibit - August 5

Week of July 26 to August 1, 2015

Members of WCSU theatre arts community perform in free production - July 30
Louisiana native Chauvin finds new athletic and academic home at WCSU - July 27

Week of July 12 to July 18, 2015

WCSU alumna's passion for sustainable energy fuels career pursuit - July 15
WCSU M.F.A. program to host literary readings - July 13

Week of June 28 to July 4, 2015

Leading the way: WCSU students learn to take charge in leadership program - June 30

Week of June 14 to June 20, 2015

WCSU mentors assist Danbury students with weather balloon launch - June 16
'The Cat in the Hat' returns to WCSU in July - June 15

Week of June 7 to June 13, 2015

WCSU students recognized by Rotary Club for outstanding achievements - June 11
Ives Concert Park gets much-needed facelift this spring - June 9

Week of May 31 to June 6, 2015

WCSU meteorology students help launch 'Wicked Cyclone' at Six Flags New England - June 4
WCSU mentors assist Danbury students with weather balloon launch - June 3
Begian to serve as interim dean of School of Visual and Performing Arts - June 1

Week of May 24 to May 30, 2015

WCSU police officers honored by Connecticut M.A.D.D. - May 28

Week of May 17 to May 23, 2015

Dr. John B. Clark appointed president of WCSU - May 21

Week of May 10 to May 16, 2015

WCSU to host 'Chinese Mojo' exhibition in June - May 14
WCSU students excel at Sigma Xi conference for scientists, engineers - May 11

Week of May 3 to May 9, 2015

Fifteen WCSU students earn Provost Awards at Western Research Day - May 5

Week of April 26 to May 2, 2015

Web-based national guide cites Western as 'College of Distinction' - April 29
WCSU ranks among top college values in statewide survey - April 28
WCSU to present 'The Cat in the Hat' in May - April 28
WCSU faculty members honored by Board of Regents for excellence - April 27

Week of April 19 to April 25, 2015

WCSU seeks volunteers for Permaculture Planting Day - April 24
WCSU to host 'Restorative Justice: Healing for Both Victim and Offender' - April 21
WCSU showcases student projects at Western Research Day - April 21
WCSU music students qualify for national singing competition - April 20

Week of April 12 to April 18, 2015

Western students earn distinguished Barnard Award - April 16
Western to host panel discussion with successful local business owners - April 15
WCSU senior art students to exhibit artwork - April 13
WCSU sets commencement dates, names speakers - April 13

Week of March 29 to April 4, 2015

WCSU to host 'Animal Week' events - April 2
Things heat up in April at 'Smokey Joe's Cafe' - April 1
WCSU Jazz Fest to feature jazz legends Kenny Barron, Jimmy Heath - March 31
Got mud? WCSU Chuck's Mini-Mudder does - March 31
WCSU to host regional Sigma Xi conference for scientists, engineers - March 31
Internet pioneer John Patrick to offer IT vision for health care reform - March 30

Week of March 22 to March 28, 2015

WCSU Master of Fine Arts students to stage exhibition of works - March 24
WCSU to host 'Accepted Student Day' - March 23

Week of March 15 to March 21, 2015

Tour to showcase environmentally sound design of arts center - March 18
WCSU presents diverse concert and recital offerings this spring - March 17
M.F.A. in Creative and Professional Writing opens second Housatonic Book Awards nomination period - March 16
MaryJean Rizzo-Rebeiro recognized by WCSU Foundation - March 16

Week of March 8 to March 14, 2015

WCSU to offer planetarium shows and sky viewings to the public - March 13
'Upcycling' visionary Tom Szaky to speak at WCSU - March 9

Week of March 1 to March 7, 2015

Farooq and Farida Kathwari endow WCSU Honors Program - March 5
WCSU to hold '100@100 Off-the-Wall Art Exhibition' - March 4
Western performance graduates to join together for evening of music - March 4
WCSU to host bone marrow donor drive - March 3
WCSU 2014 'Election Connection' wins national broadcast award - March 2

Week of February 22 to February 28, 2015

WCSU recognizes Women's History Month - February 26
WCSU theatre arts program named one of 10 best in 2015 - February 25
WCSU teaching programs 100 percent nationally recognized - February 23

Week of February 15 to February 21, 2015

WCSU Ancell School to present Perna talk and CFO Forum - February 18
U.S. Diplomat to discuss career in foreign service - February 17

Week of February 8 to February 14, 2015

Western to host forum on campus disaster mitigation plan - February 12
WCSU debaters prove double trouble for tournament competition - February 10

Week of February 1 to February 7, 2015

WCSU theatre arts students to perform in 'The Events' during play's New York premiere - February 6
Greek operettas highlight musical travelogue at WCSU - February 5
'Preaching the Gospel of Black Revolt' author to hold talk at WCSU - February 5
WCSU forum Feb. 24 to feature Ethan Allen CEO Farooq Kathwari - February 4

Week of January 18 to January 24, 2015

WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center No. 9 on list of 'Amazing Campus Arts Centers' - January 23
WCSU B.A. program in social work ranks seventh nationally in ROI - January 21
WCSU earns 2015 Green Award from Morris Media Group - January 21
WCSU to hold '100@100 Off-the-Wall Art Exhibition' - January 21
Lecture and workshop to focus on women in business, how to get ahead - January 20
WCSU to present spring semester artist lecture series - January 20

Week of January 4 to January 10, 2015

WCSU to host College Goal Sunday - January 6
WCSU professors honored for Best Paper at international conference - January 6

Week of December 21 to December 27, 2014

WCSU students to perform with region's top college jazz musicians - December 22

Week of December 14 to December 20, 2014

WCSU M.F.A. program to host free literary readings - December 17
Ancell dean joins Junior Achievement board - December 16
WCSU recognized on National Honor Roll for Community Service - December 15

Week of December 7 to December 13, 2014

WCSU police to partner with Bethel PD to collect holiday toys - December 9
WCSU Department of Nursing supports Alzheimer's Walk - December 8

Week of November 30 to December 6, 2014

Housatonic Book Award winners named, readings scheduled - December 4

Week of November 23 to November 29, 2014

WCSU Department of Music has something for everyone this season - November 25
James W. Schmotter to retire after 10 years as president of WCSU - November 25
WCSU alumni singers to join Opera Ensemble for Dec. 6 concert - November 25

Week of November 16 to November 22, 2014

Jimmy Greene dedicates new jazz album to 'Beautiful Life' of Ana - November 17

Week of November 9 to November 15, 2014

WCSU to host 10-Minute Play Festival - November 11
Entrepreneurs to discuss their career passions on WCSU panel - November 11
Newest WCSU building achieves LEED Silver certification - November 10

Week of November 2 to November 8, 2014

WCSU to honor Veterans on Nov. 11 - November 7
Asteroid named after retired WCSU professor - November 6
WCSU to screen biography of 'Doc' Brown, oldest Bataan survivor - November 5
Business ethics expert Ron Nahser to lecture at WCSU - November 5
'Little Women' on WCSU's MainStage Theatre in November - November 4
Broadway star to inspire WCSU music/musical theatre students - November 3

Week of October 26 to November 1, 2014

A sweet alternative to trick-or-treating: Oktoberfest Jazz - October 30
WCSU to help first-year students transition to college life - October 30
'Racism and Wrongful Imprisonment': WCSU graduate to share his story - October 28
Acclaimed poet Brian Turner to read his work at WCSU - October 28
WCSU students, faculty to present live election night TV coverage - October 27

Week of October 19 to October 25, 2014

WCSU swimming & diving team raising funds for ailing soccer coach - October 24
Survey acknowledges WCSU as a leader in promoting social mobility - October 21

Week of October 12 to October 18, 2014

Excitement builds as Homecoming 2014 approaches - October 16
Macricostas Family bestows generous gift of $3 million to Western Connecticut State University - October 16
WCSU's Hirshfield to perform piano recital - October 15
Former U.S. Navy Cyber Forces chief to speak on IT security - October 15
WCSU launches literary journal - October 15
Israeli media expert to discuss wartime photojournalism - October 15
Curtain rises on WCSU's new Studio Theatre with 'Twelfth Night' - October 14
Open House encourages prospective students to learn more about Western - October 14

Week of October 5 to October 11, 2014

WCSU to present 'Crossing Borders' forum on immigration crisis - October 11
WCSU to host panel discussion on 'Wives with Knives'' - October 9
Silent auction to benefit WCSU scholarship - October 7

Week of September 28 to October 4, 2014

WCSU to host compassion conference - October 2

Week of September 21 to September 27, 2014

WCSU Marketing Club to host 'Marketing Week' - September 26
WCSU to host Tri-State Weather Conference on Oct. 18 - September 24
Dr. Richard McKim returns 'Back to Polytheism' in lecture at WCSU - September 23
WCSU to offer insider's view of new Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) - September 23

Week of September 14 to September 20, 2014

WCSU Visual and Performing Arts Center to host inaugural exhibition, 'Corrugated Worlds: The Work of James Grashow' - September 19
'Western Day of Service' to highlight community service efforts - September 16
Partners in catering and wedding venues named 'Entrepreneurs of the Year' - September 15

Week of September 7 to September 13, 2014

It's not a secret anymore -- founder of popular website to give lecture at WCSU - September 9
Sales of the day: WCSU to get donation from Whole Foods Market fundraiser - September 9
WCSU alumnus returns to join chemistry faculty - September 8
Ives Concert Park to host back-to-back events on Sept. 13 & 14 - September 8

Week of August 31 to September 6, 2014

WCSU to host visiting artists for M.F.A. lecture series - September 5
It's official! WCSU cuts ribbon for new School of Visual and Performing Arts Center - September 4

Week of August 24 to August 30, 2014

WCSU to host ribbon-cutting ceremony - August 28
NCAA President Mark Emmert to speak at Western on Oct. 8 - August 27
WCSU Alumni Association Neil Wagner Golf Tournament to benefit student scholarships - August 27
Constitution Day talk slated for Sept. 17 at WCSU - August 27

Week of August 17 to August 23, 2014

WCSU cautions of busier-than-usual campus during August 25 move-in week - August 20
Farm-to-Table Dinner Sept. 13 benefits WCSU Permaculture Garden - August 20
WCSU Alumni Association to offer regional networking opportunities - August 19
WCSU Midtown Coffeehouse schedule announced for Fall 2014 - August 19
Environmental advocate Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to lecture at WCSU - August 18

Week of August 10 to August 16, 2014

WCSU police sergeant attends elite FBI National Academy - August 13

Week of August 3 to August 9, 2014

WCSU-DHS 'teaching fellows' spend summer in the classroom - August 7

Week of July 27 to August 2, 2014

New WCSU scholarship honors 'service above self' - July 28

Week of July 20 to July 26, 2014

Danbury Mayor proclaims July 26-27 'Beatles Weekend' - July 23

Week of July 6 to July 12, 2014

Beatles Music Festival returns to Ives Concert Park July 26-27, expands to two days - July 11
Free performance by the Connecticut Ballet at Ives Concert Park - July 11
WCSU music camps to offer free concerts - July 8
WCSU Westside Athletic Complex new home of amateur soccer team - July 7
Public invited to WCSU M.F.A. program series of readings - July 7
WCSU to stage 'Two Nights Near Doolin' at Ives Concert Park - July 7

Week of June 22 to June 28, 2014

WCSU offers critical response training - June 25
WCSU bookstore under new management - June 23

Week of June 8 to June 14, 2014

WCSU alumnus gives back by establishing 'Better Thinking' Scholarship - June 13

Week of June 1 to June 7, 2014

WCSU theatre arts students to perform in 'The Events' - June 6
WCSU announces appointment of Ancell School of Business dean - June 5
WCSU to hold 'Five Artists' M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition in New York - June 5
WCSU graduates' research experience prepares path to Ph.D. studies - June 3

Week of May 11 to May 17, 2014

WCSU works with community colleges to widen associate degree access - May 14
Student-veterans at WCSU seek help from one of their own - May 12

Week of April 27 to May 3, 2014

WCSU sets commencement dates; names speakers, honorees - April 30

Week of April 20 to April 26, 2014

WCSU to present 'Aesop's Falables' this weekend - April 23

Week of April 13 to April 19, 2014

WCSU program focuses on human trafficking concerns - April 16
Western faculty to receive Board of Regents'awards - April 16
Jeff 'Tain' Watts, Vanguard Orchestra to perform at WCSU Jazz Fest - April 14

Week of April 6 to April 12, 2014

Western to host Senior Thesis Exhibition - April 10
WCSU to host 10-Minute Play and Webisode Festival - April 8
WCSU M.F.A. in Creative and Professional Writing launches Housatonic Book Awards - April 7
WCSU showcases student projects at Western Research Day - April 7

Week of March 30 to April 5, 2014

Green energy expert to discuss solar and wind power options at WCSU - April 2

Week of March 23 to March 29, 2014

WCSU nursing professors publish chapters in award-winning book - March 26

Week of March 16 to March 22, 2014

Western M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition opens March 27 - March 21

Week of March 9 to March 15, 2014

Notice of public meeting - March 13
WCSU projects open new windows on 19th century Danbury - March 12

Week of February 23 to March 1, 2014

Ives Concert Park to participate in Fairfield County Giving Day - February 28
WCSU Opera to present Strauss' 'Die Fledermaus' - February 25

Week of February 16 to February 22, 2014

WCSU celebrates Women's History Month - February 21
WestConn Society Luncheon to honor Danbury's Tom Devine - February 20

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