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University Events: March and April 2017

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MARCH EVENTS

Mar. 23 ACADEMIC WORKSHOP (WCSU students only)

WCSU AccessAbility Services will present the workshop, "Face-to-Face 101: Tips on How to Best Communicate with Professors" at 11 a.m. in Room 017 of Higgins Annex on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. It is open to WCSU students only. For more information or accommodations, send an email to aas@wcsu.edu.

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Mar. 23 INTERVIEW WORKSHOP (WCSU students and alumni only)

WCSU Career Services will offer an interview workshop at noon in Room 201 of the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The workshop will cover how to prepare for upcoming interviews, what to expect the day of the interview, strategies for fielding questions and important follow-up after the interview. It will be free and open to WCSU students and alumni only. Sign up now through your account on www.wcsu.edu/westconnworks or call Career Services at (203) 837-8263 with any questions.

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Mar. 23 RESEARCH SEMINAR: 

Dr. Yiota Kotsakiozi of the Yale University Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, will discuss "From Yellow Fever to Zika: Tracking the Vector, the Aedes Mosquitoes" at 4 p.m. in Room 125 of the Science Building on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Offered as part of the continuing "Research Seminar" series hosted by the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, the event will be free and the public is invited. For more information, go to http://wcsu.edu/newsevents/Yale-researcher-to-discuss-mosquito-transmitted-diseases.asp.

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Mar. 23 PSYCHOLOGY CAREER NIGHT: 

The WCSU Psych Alliance will host Psychology Career Night at 6 p.m. in Room 201 of the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Not sure what you can do with a major in psychology? A panel of individuals in various professions and fields of psychology will discuss their career paths, followed by a question-and-answer session. The event will provide the opportunity for attendees to meet like-minded students and to have their questions answered. The public is invited. For more information, send an email to romagna001@connect.wcsu.edu.

Mar. 23 UNDERSTANDING ISLAM WORKSHOP: 

The WCSU Muslim Student Association will host a workshop, "Islam 101," at 6:30 p.m. in the Lyceum of Warner Hall on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The public is invited to learn about the basic fundamental beliefs of Islam, learn the different Arabic terms and their significance in Islam, as well as how Muslims interact with those of similar and different faiths. For more information, send an email to karim006@connect.wcsu.edu.

Mar. 23 COFFEEHOUSE: 

WCSU will present the Midtown Coffeehouse at 8 p.m. in the Colonial Corner in the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The coffeehouse will feature an open mic, followed by the featured act, Nick Arne. Admission will be free and the public is invited. Donations to sustain the Coffeehouse will be accepted. Call (203) 837-9700 or visit www.wcsu.edu/stuaffairs/Coffeehouse.asp for more information.

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Mar. 24 LINKEDIN WORKSHOP (WCSU campus community only)

WCSU Career Services will offer a LinkedIn workshop with Sandra Long at 9 a.m. in the Ballroom of the Campus Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Participants will learn how to broaden their network, research employers and companies, connect with alumni using proper networking etiquette, and leverage groups to expand their network and find opportunities. This is a comprehensive "hands on" experience, and participants are encouraged to bring a laptop. It will be free and open to WCSU faculty, staff, students and alumni only. Registration is required at least one day in advance. For more information, visit www.wcsu.edu/career-services/ or call (203) 837-8263.

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Mar. 24 ANDERSON COOPER VIDEO BROADCAST (WCSU campus community only)

The National Society for Leadership and Success will host a video broadcast of a discussion by CNN anchor Anderson Cooper from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Room 212/214 of the Campus Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The broadcast will be free and open to WCSU faculty, staff, students and alumni only. For more information, send an email to teresadanbury@hotmail.com.

Mar. 24 OPERA - "THE GONDOLIERS": 

The WCSU Opera Ensemble will present "The Gondoliers" by Gilbert and Sullivan at 8 p.m. on March 24; 2 and 8 p.m. on March 25; and 2 p.m. on March 26, in the MainStage Theatre of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Directed by Margaret Astrup. For tickets, go to www.eventbrite.com/e/wcsu-opera-presents-the-gondoliers-tickets-30528545702. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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Mar. 24 'MAMMA MIA": 

The WCSU Show Choir will host a trip for dinner and to see "Mamma Mia" at the Westchester Broadway Theater in Elmsford, New York. The bus will depart from the Midtown Student Center at 5 p.m. Tickets are $40 for WCSU students with ID only, and include the bus trip, dinner and the show.  For more information, send an email to pacete009@connect.wcsu.edu.

Mar. 24 COLONIAL CANTEEN SEMI-FORMAL EVENT: 

The WCSU Student Veterans Organization will host "Colonial Canteen," a semi-formal event to raise funds for the Danbury Military Museum, at 5:30 p.m. in the Ballroom of the Campus Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The event will have a post-WWII theme, and guests are asked to dress for the occasion in theme attire. Only 100 tickets are available. Tickets are $15 for WCSU students with ID, $25 for WCSU faculty and staff, and $55 for the public. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/groups/1612956139014343/ or send an email to denison005@connect.wcsu.edu.

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Mar. 24 COCKTAIL RECEPTION-OPERA EVENT: 

The WCSU Alumni Association will host a Night at the Opera at 6:30 p.m. in Room 241 of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The $25 cost will include a reception and a ticket to the Department of Music production of "The Gondoliers." For more information or to make a reservation, go to https://alumni.wcsu.edu/gondoliers or call (203) 837-8298.

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Mar. 24 PAC MOVIE NIGHT (WCSU students only)

The WCSU Program Activities Council will host a screening of "Fences" at 8 p.m. in the Student Center Theater on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The screening is free and open to WCSU students only. For more information, send an email to theriault011@connect.wcsu.edu.

Mar. 25 "ALADDIN" ON BROADWAY (WCSU students and guests only)

The WCSU Program Activities Council will host a trip to Manhattan to see "Aladdin" on Broadway. The bus will depart from the Midtown Student Center at 10 a.m. and the Westside Campus Center at 10:30 a.m. It will depart from New York City to return to campus at 8 p.m., which will provide participants with free time after the show to eat, shop and enjoy everything the city has to offer. Tickets are $30 for WCSU students with I.D. and $80 for students' guests, and include the bus trip and tickets to the show. Tickets are on sale at the Midtown Student Center and Westside Campus Center Info Desks. For more information, send an email to christensen010@connect.wcsu.edu.

Mar. 25 WCSU SOFTBALL VS. JOHN JAY COLLEGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE: 

The softball team, fresh off a week in sunny Florida, opens its northern slate with a doubleheader against John Jay College of Criminal Justice. The twinbill between the Colonials and Bloodhounds is set to start at 12:30 p.m. at the Westside Field on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to amess@wcsu.edu, call (203) 837-9014 or visit www.wcsuathletics.com/sports/sball/index. Check www.wcsuathletics.com for postponements or cancellations.

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Mar. 25 PLANETARIUM SHOW AND TELESCOPE VIEWING: 

WCSU will host a 7 p.m. planetarium show, followed by telescope viewing of the sky from 8 to 10 p.m., at the Westside Observatory and Planetarium on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The event will be free and open to the public. For more information, call (203) 837-8672 or visit www.wcsu.edu/starwatch/.

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Mar. 28 COMMIT 2 QUIT (WCSU campus community)

The campus CHOICES office will host an information table for "Commit 2 Quit" from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the lobby of the Student Center on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. More than a million people successfully quit smoking each year in the United States. If you or someone you care about is thinking about quitting, come to this event to get information, free cessation aids and tips to make quitting easier. Open to WCSU faculty, staff and students only. For more information, send an email to cadet003@connect.wcsu.edu.

Mar. 28 CAREER FAIR WORKSHOP (WCSU students only)

WCSU Career Services will offer a "How To Make the Most of the Career Fair" workshop at 3 p.m. in Room 212/214 of the Campus Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The workshop will cover how to prepare for the upcoming Career Fair on April 5, how to research employers, what to expect the day of the Career Fair, and important follow-up after the Career Fair. It will be free and open to WCSU students only.  For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/career-services/ or call (203) 837-8263.

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Mar. 28 WCSU SOFTBALL VS. MOUNT ST. MARY COLLEGE: 

The softball team, under the guidance of 11-year head coach and Western alumna Heather Stone, take on Mount St. Mary College in a non-league doubleheader at 4:30 p.m. at the Westside Field on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Come out and cheer on your team. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to amess@wcsu.edu, call (203) 837-9014 or visit www.wcsuathletics.com/sports/sball/index. Check www.wcsuathletics.com for postponements or cancellations.

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Mar. 28 INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH CONNECTIONS: CRIME AND PUNISHMENT: 

Scholars in Action, a panel discussion featuring recent scholarship by faculty, will be at 6 p.m. in Room 218 of the Classroom Building on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The topic, "Crime and Punishment," will be addressed by Associate Professor of Communication Dr. Jessica Eckstein, Associate Professor of Education and Educational Psychology Dr. Gabriel Lomas, Associate Professor of Justice & Law Administration Dr. Divya Sharma and Assistant Professor of Justice & Law Administration Dr. Kim Marino. Interim Provost Dr. Missy Alexander will moderate. The discussion is free and open to the public. Reservations are requested. To make a reservation, send an email to cunninghamj@wcsu.edu.

Mar. 29 CAREER FAIR WORKSHOP (WCSU students only)

WCSU Career Services will offer a "How To Make the Most of the Career Fair" workshop at noon in Room 201 of the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The workshop will cover how to prepare for the upcoming Career Fair on April 5, how to research employers, what to expect the day of the Career Fair, and important follow-up after the Career Fair. It will be free and open to WCSU students only. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/career-services/ or call (203) 837-8263.

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Mar. 29 WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH PANEL DISCUSSION: 

In observance of Women's History Month, the Department of History will present a panel discussion, "Women Make Change: Politics Past, Present and Future," at noon in Warner Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Panelists will include Assistant Professor of Political Science Dr. Howell Williams, Quinnipiac University Assistant Professor of Legal Studies Dr. Sujata Gadkar-Wilcox and Assistant Professor of Anthropology Dr. Christina Hegel-Cantarella. Interim Provost Dr. Missy Alexander will moderate. The discussion will be free and the public is invited. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/newsevents/Panel-discussion-for-Women's-History-Month.asp.

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Mar. 29 WELLNESS WEDNESDAY WORKSHOP: 

As part of the ongoing Wellness Wednesday program on campus, there will be a workshop on "Aromatherapy" with Professor of Health Promotion and Exercise Sciences Dr. Robyn Housemann and HPX students at 12:30 p.m. in Room 127 of White Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The workshop is sponsored by the HPX department and the Institute for Holistic Health Studies. It will be free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/newsevents/Wellness-Wednesday-Workshops-2017.asp.

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Mar. 29 - Apr. 9 THEATRE PRODUCTION - "VIOLET": 

The WCSU Department of Theatre Arts will present "Violet" in the Studio Theatre of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Performances will be at 7 p.m. on March 29 and 30; 8 p.m. on March 31, April 1, 7 and 8; with 2 p.m. matinees on April 1, 2, 8 and 9. Set in the midst of the Civil Rights Movement, this awe-inspiring musical explores the true meaning of beauty and the courage of a young girl who embarks on a journey of self-discovery during one of the most turbulent times in American history. Directed by Tim Howard. To purchase tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/violet-tickets-30903128088 or call (203) 837-8732. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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Mar. 29 RESUME CRITIQUE SESSION (WCSU students only)

WCSU Career Services will offer a resume critique session from 3 to 5 p.m. in Room 300E of the Campus Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The two-hour window provides open times for individual student resume critiques on a first-come, first-served basis. Bring a completed resume to the critique session. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/career-services/ or call (203) 837-8263.

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Mar. 29 WCSU MEN'S LACROSSE VS. MITCHELL COLLEGE: 

The Colonials will take on the Mariners from Mitchell College in a non-conference game at 7 p.m. at the Westside Athletic Complex on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to amess@wcsu.edu, call (203) 837-9014 or visit www.wcsuathletics.com/sports/mlax/index. Check www.wcsuathletics.com for postponements or cancellations.

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Mar. 30 RIBBON-CUTTING CEREMONY: 

The WCSU Department of Nursing will hold an Open House and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the new Nursing Simulation Lab Suite from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. in Room 210-219 of White Hall on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The event will provide the opportunity to view the state-of-the-art, interactive learning facilities utilized by WCSU nursing students.

Mar. 30 GALLERY OPENING - M.F.A. THESIS EXHIBITION: 

The Gallery Opening for the Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition will be from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Art Gallery of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The exhibition will be on display from noon to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday and 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, through Monday, April 10. The opening and exhibition will be free and the public is invited. For more information, visit www.eventbrite.com/o/visual-and-performing-arts-center-at-western-connecticut-state-university-6275173871. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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Mar. 30 COFFEEHOUSE: 

WCSU will present the Midtown Coffeehouse at 8 p.m. in the Colonial Corner in the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The coffeehouse will feature an open mic, followed by the opening act, Matthew Popp, and the featured act, Post No Bills. Admission will be free and the public is invited. Donations to sustain the Coffeehouse will be accepted. Call (203) 837-9700 or visit www.wcsu.edu/stuaffairs/Coffeehouse.asp for more information.

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Mar. 31 SECRETS OF SUCCESS - THE CAREER PREP (WCSU students only)

WCSU Career Services will offer "Secrets of Success - the Career Prep" from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Warner Hall on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. It will be free and open to WCSU students only. Sign up now through your account on WESTCONNWORKS (www.wcsu.edu/westconnworks) or call Career Services at (203) 837-8263 with any questions.

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Mar. 31 WCSU MEN'S TENNIS VS. FARMINGDALE STATE COLLEGE: 

The men's tennis team opens its 2017 home slate when it hosts the Farmingdale State College Rams at 3:30 p.m. at the Westside courts on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to amess@wcsu.edu, call (203) 837-9014 or visit www.wcsuathletics.com/sports/mten/index. Check www.wcsuathletics.com for postponements or cancellations.

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Mar. 31 BEST DARN JAZZ CLUB IN DANBURY: 

WCSU will present the "Best Darn Jazz Club in Danbury" at 8 p.m. in the Colonial Corner in the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The Jazz Club will feature an opening act, the Nathan Edwards Quartet, followed by the featured act, Rosemary Minkler's Trio. Admission will be free and open to the public. A suggested $5 donation to support the club will be accepted at the door. Call (203) 837-9700 for more information.

APRIL EVENTS

Apr. 1 WCSU BASEBALL VS. UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MAINE: 

The Colonials take on the University of Southern Maine in a key Little East Conference doubleheader at the Westside Field on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The first pitch is slated for noon with the second game scheduled to begin at approximately 3 p.m. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to amess@wcsu.edu, call (203) 837-9014 or visit www.wcsuathletics.com/sports/bsb/index. Check www.wcsuathletics.com for postponements or cancellations.

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Apr. 2 'WAITRESS" ON BROADWAY: 

The Student Government Association and Honors Student Organization will host a trip to Manhattan to see "Waitress" on Broadway. The bus will depart from the Midtown Student Center at 9 a.m. It will stop in Times Square and then Broadway for the 3 p.m. performance. Tickets are $45 for WCSU students with ID. Tickets are on sale at the Midtown Student Center and Westside Campus Center Info Desks. For more information, send an email to diaz078@connect.wcsu.edu.

Apr. 3 RESUME WORKSHOP (WCSU students only)

WCSU Career Services will offer a resume workshop at noon in Room 201 of the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The workshop is for students who have never created a resume and those who want to update an old resume. Topics covered will include: elements of a resume, style and format for a resume, and how to highlight strengths and experience. It will be free and open to WCSU students only. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/career-services/ or call (203) 837-8263.

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Apr. 3 VISITING ARTIST LECTURE: 

Painter Eric Aho will discuss his work at 11 a.m. in Room 144 of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The event will be free and open to the public, and it will be presented as part of the university's Master of Fine Arts slide lecture series. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/newsevents/Spring-2017-MFA-visiting-artist-lecture-series.asp or call (203) 837-8403. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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Apr. 4 "STEP UP" AGAINST SEXUAL ASSAULT (WCSU campus community only)

The Women's Center of Greater Danbury will host "'Step Up' Against Sexual Assault" from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the courtyard of the Student Center on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. WCSU students will decorate awareness flags that will be placed on the Midtown campus quadrangle. There will be raffles and refreshments for WCSU students only. For more information, send an email to havelockr@wcsu.edu.

Apr. 4 LEGALIZATION PANEL DISCUSSION: 

A panel discussion about the pros and cons of legalizing recreational marijuana will be at 5:30 p.m. in the Ballroom of the Campus Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Panelists will include John Daviau, executive director of the CT Association of Prevention Professionals; Elizabeth Jorgenson, director of Insight Counseling; and retired New York Police Lt. Joanne Naughton, of the Law Enforcement Action Partnership. The talk will be free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to kainm@wcsu.edu.

Apr. 5 WELLNESS WEDNESDAY WORKSHOP: 

As part of the ongoing Wellness Wednesday program on campus, there will be a workshop on "Crystals for Healing" with Advanced Crystal Master Mary Oquendo at 12:30 p.m. in Room 127 of White Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The workshop is sponsored by the HPX department and the Institute for Holistic Health Studies. It will be free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/newsevents/Wellness-Wednesday-Workshops-2017.asp.

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Apr. 5 CAREER FAIR (WCSU students and alumni only)

WCSU Career Services will host the 22nd annual Career Fair from 1 to 4:30 p.m. in the Feldman Arena of the O'Neill Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Employers encompassing all majors are expected to attend. The fair is open to WCSU students and alumni only. Sign up now through your account on www.wcsu.edu/westconnworks or call Career Services at (203) 837-8263 with any questions.

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Apr. 5 MACRICOSTAS LECTURE SERIES: 

Cynthia Roy, president and CEO of Regional Hospice and Palliative Care, will present two talks as part of the Macricostas Lecture Series. The talks will be at 1:30 p.m. in Room 122 of White Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury and at 5:30 p.m. in Room 218 of the Classroom Building on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Roy joined Regional Hospice and Home Care of Western Connecticut as president & CEO in 2007 and has grown the organization from a small business to a $16 million corporation. The talks will be free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/newsevents/Cynthia-Roy-to-present-Macricostas-lecture.asp.

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Apr. 5 WCSU SOFTBALL VS. SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE: 

The Colonials take on the Springfield College Pride in a non-conference doubleheader at the Westside Field on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The first pitch of the twin bill is slated for 4 p.m. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to amess@wcsu.edu, call (203) 837-9014 or visit www.wcsuathletics.com/sports/sball/index. Check www.wcsuathletics.com for postponements or cancellations.

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Apr. 5 NEWMAN DINNER (WCSU campus community only)

The Newman Center will host a free dinner, featuring baked potato-style mac & cheese, salad and cherry cobbler, at 5 p.m. at the center, 7 Eighth Ave., near the WCSU Midtown campus. The event will be free and open to the university community only. For more information, visit www.wcsu.edu/catholic/dinners.html, send an email to hossanm@wcsu.edu or call (203) 744-5846.

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Apr. 5 PIANO STUDIO RECITAL: 

Students in Western's music program will present a piano studio recital at 8 p.m. in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. To purchase tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/piano-studio-recital-tickets-30295105476 or call (203) 837-8732. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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Apr. 6 ACADEMIC WORKSHOP (WCSU students only)

WCSU AccessAbility Services will present the workshop, "Writing a Winning Essay: Learn Easy Strategies for the Revision Process" at 11 a.m. in Room 017 of Higgins Annex on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. It is open to WCSU students only. For more information or accommodations, send an email to aas@wcsu.edu.

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Apr. 6 CARP-TRACKING LECTURE: 

Professor of Biological and Environmental Sciences Dr. Dora Pinou will present a discussion about her experiences tracking carp on Candlewood Lake at 7 p.m. in Room 125 of the Science Building on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The talk will be free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to pinout@wcsu.edu.

Apr. 6 COFFEEHOUSE: 

WCSU will present the Midtown Coffeehouse at 8 p.m. in the Colonial Corner in the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The coffeehouse will feature an open mic, followed by the featured act, The Band Dakota. Admission will be free and the public is invited. Donations to sustain the Coffeehouse will be accepted. Call (203) 837-9700 or visit www.wcsu.edu/stuaffairs/Coffeehouse.asp for more information.

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Apr. 6 ACCOUNTING SOCIETY LECTURE: 

The WCSU Accounting Society will present a talk by Accounting Standards Board Supervising Project Manager Mary Mazzella at 8 p.m. in Room 212/214 of the Campus Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The talk will address how the FASB operates and how its actions can impact an accountant's career. . For more information, email chin010@connect.wcsu.edu.

Apr. 7 PAC MOVIE NIGHT (WCSU students only)

The WCSU Program Activities Council will host a screening of "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" at 8 p.m. in the Ballroom of the Campus Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The screening is free and open to WCSU students only. For more information, send an email to theriault011@connect.wcsu.edu.

Apr. 8 ACCEPTED STUDENTS DAY (Students accepted to WCSU and their parents only)

Accepted students will have an opportunity to meet faculty, coaches, current students and future classmates from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Ives Concert Hall in White Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Students and their families can also take a campus tour, check out housing options and learn more about student life at the university. This event is for accepted students and their families only. For more information, visit www.wcsu.edu/admissions/accepted/.

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Apr. 8 BOSTON BRUINS TRIP (WCSU students and guests only)

The WCSU Program Activities Council will host a trip to the TD Garden in Boston to see a Bruins hockey game. The bus will depart the Westside Campus Center at 10 a.m. and the Midtown Student Center at 10:30 a.m. There will be free time to explore Boston for a short period of time before and after the game. The trip is open to WCSU students and their guests only. Tickets are $30 for WCSU students with ID and $100 for student guests, and are on sale at the Student Center and Campus Center Info Desks. The ticket includes the round-trip bus ride and a ticket to the game. For more information, send an email to christensen010@connect.wcsu.edu.

Apr. 8 PLANETARIUM SHOW AND TELESCOPE VIEWING: 

WCSU will host a 7 p.m. planetarium show, followed by telescope viewing of the sky from 8 to 10 p.m., at the Westside Observatory and Planetarium on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The event will be free and open to the public. For more information, call (203) 837-8672 or visit www.wcsu.edu/starwatch/.

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Apr. 9 WCSU WIND ENSEMBLE: 

The WCSU Wind Ensemble, conducted by Fernando Jimenez, will perform at 3 p.m. in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. To purchase tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/wcsu-wind-ensemble-tickets-30295227842 or call (203) 837-8732. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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Apr. 11 HEALTH, FITNESS AND WELLNESS FAIR: 

WesternREC will host a Health, Fitness and Wellness Fair from noon to 3 p.m. in the Bill Williams Gym in Berkshire Hall on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Healthy eating demos, local vendors, information tables and the HPX internship fair will be featured, along with free massages, raffles and giveaways. The fair is open to the public. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/recreation/.

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Apr. 11 SAHAJA YOGA MEDITATION: 

The Institute for Holistic Health Studies at WCSU will host "Sahaja Yoga Meditation" at 7 p.m. in Room 103 of Warner Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Sahaja Yoga Meditation is a simple, yet profound, guided meditation with easy-to-do hand movements that can be done while sitting in the comfort of a chair. Sahaja Yoga Meditation, founded by Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi, is practiced in more than 100 countries. The purpose of this meditation is to awaken kundalini energy to create a state of thoughtless awareness. The benefits of this meditation include inner peace, happiness, clarity, improved focus, stress reduction, relaxation and improved physical health. The class will be conducted by Jesse Rovero. It will be free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to jesserovero@gmail.com or autuoric@wcsu.edu.

Apr. 12 ALOE PLANTS (WCSU students only)

The WCSU Program Activities Council will give away aloe plants from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Student Center Lobby on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Students can pick up a plant for free during this event, which is open to WCSU students only. For more information, send an email to christensen010@connect.wcsu.edu.

Apr. 12 WELLNESS WEDNESDAY WORKSHOP: 

As part of the ongoing Wellness Wednesday program on campus, there will be a workshop on "Law of Attraction" with Certified Life Coach Darlene Alvarez Maddern at 12:30 p.m. in Room 127 of White Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The workshop is sponsored by the HPX department and the Institute for Holistic Health Studies. It will be free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/newsevents/Wellness-Wednesday-Workshops-2017.asp.

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Apr. 13 WCSU WOMEN'S LACROSSE VS. WESTERN NEW ENGLAND UNIVERSITY: 

The women's lacrosse team will face Western New England University at 6 p.m. at the Westside Athletic Complex on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to amess@wcsu.edu, call (203) 837-9014 or visit www.wcsuathletics.com/sports/wlax/index. Check www.wcsuathletics.com for postponements or cancellations.

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Apr. 13 COFFEEHOUSE: 

WCSU will present the Midtown Coffeehouse at 8 p.m. in the Colonial Corner in the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The coffeehouse will feature an all-night open mic. Admission will be free and the public is invited. Donations to sustain the Coffeehouse will be accepted. Call (203) 837-9700 or visit www.wcsu.edu/stuaffairs/Coffeehouse.asp for more information.

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Apr. 17 VISITING ARTIST LECTURE: 

Painter Bill Schmidt will discuss his work at 11 a.m. in Room 144 of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The event will be free and open to the public, and it will be presented as part of the university's Master of Fine Arts slide lecture series. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/newsevents/Spring-2017-MFA-visiting-artist-lecture-series.asp or call (203) 837-8403. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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Apr. 17 SAY YES TO DENIM DAY: 

In recognition that April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, WCSU will join the Women's Center of Greater Danbury in participating in "Denim Day" on Wednesday, April 26, to protest sexual assault and talk about consent. In anticipation of Denim Day, "Say Yes to Denim Day" will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Denim Day was originally triggered by a ruling by the Italian Supreme Court where a rape conviction was overturned because the justices felt that since the victim was wearing tight jeans, she must have helped her rapist remove them, thereby implying consent. Since then, wearing jeans on Denim Day has become a symbol of protest against erroneous and destructive attitudes about sexual assault. For more information, send an email to havelockr@wcsu.edu.

Apr. 17 SCREENING AND DISCUSSION: 

Film director Aristides Falcon-Paradi will screen and discuss his documentary "Rumba Clave Blen Blen Blen" at 12:15 p.m. in the Student Center Theater on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The screening will be free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to bakhtiarg@wcsu.edu.

Apr. 18 SAY YES TO DENIM DAY: 

In recognition that April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, WCSU will join the Women's Center of Greater Danbury in participating in "Denim Day" on Wednesday, April 26, to protest sexual assault and talk about consent. In anticipation of Denim Day, "Say Yes to Denim Day" will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Campus Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Denim Day was originally triggered by a ruling by the Italian Supreme Court where a rape conviction was overturned because the justices felt that since the victim was wearing tight jeans, she must have helped her rapist remove them, thereby implying consent. Since then, wearing jeans on Denim Day has become a symbol of protest against erroneous and destructive attitudes about sexual assault. For more information, send an email to havelockr@wcsu.edu.

Apr. 18 HOLISTIC STRESS MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP: 

The Institute for Holistic Health Studies will present a workshop by IHHS Director Christel Autuori and Lotus Gardens Yoga School Founder and Director Lara Ward on "Finding Serenity in the Storm: Holistic Stress Management" at 7 p.m. in Room 127 of White Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Learn how to use and choose the right herbs. For more information, send an email to autuoric@wcsu.edu.

Apr. 18 WCSU CHAMBER SINGERS AND CONCERT CHOIR: 

The WCSU Chamber Singers, conducted by Kevin Jay Isaacs, and the Concert Choir, conducted by Cory Ganschow, will perform at 8 p.m. in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. To purchase tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com/o/visual-and-performing-arts-center-at-western-connecticut-state-university-6275173871 or call (203) 837-8732. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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Apr. 19 LINKEDIN WORKSHOP (WCSU students only)

WCSU Career Services will offer a LinkedIn workshop at 4 p.m. in Room 201 of the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Students will learn about the career and professional benefits of utilizing Linkedin.com. It is appropriate for those with no knowledge of LinkedIn as well as for those with an already established profile that might need some fine tuning. It will be free and open to WCSU students only. Registration is required at least one day in advance. For more information, visit www.wcsu.edu/career-services/ or call (203) 837-8263.

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Apr. 19 SENIOR THESIS EXHIBITION: 

The Senior Thesis Exhibition will be on display from noon to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday and 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, in the Art Gallery of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The exhibition will be free and the public is invited. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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Apr. 19 RESUME WORKSHOP (WCSU students only)

WCSU Career Services will offer a resume workshop at 6:30 p.m. in Newbury Hall on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The workshop is for students who have never created a resume and those who want to update an old resume. Topics covered will include: elements of a resume, style and format for a resume, and how to highlight strengths and experience. It will be free and open to WCSU students only. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/career-services/ or call (203) 837-8263.

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Apr. 20 ACADEMIC WORKSHOP (WCSU students only)

WCSU AccessAbility Services will present the workshop, "Present Like a Pro: Learn How to Ace Your Next PowerPoint Presentation" at 11 a.m. in Room 017 of Higgins Annex on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. It is open to WCSU students only. For more information or accommodations, send an email to aas@wcsu.edu.

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Apr. 20 - Apr. 22 JAZZ FESTIVAL: 

The 22nd Annual WCSU Jazz Festival will include three evening concerts in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall in the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Thursday, April 20, will feature big band music performed by the WCSU Jazz Ensemble, select faculty and the Berkshire Jazz Orchestra. Friday will feature the WCSU Jazz Orchestra with Grammy nominee Stefon Harris, and Saturday will feature Aggregate Prime. Performances are at 7 p.m. each night of the festival. For tickets, go to www.eventbrite.com/o/visual-and-performing-arts-center-at-western-connecticut-state-university-6275173871. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

Apr. 20 COFFEEHOUSE: 

WCSU will present the Midtown Coffeehouse at 8 p.m. in the Colonial Corner in the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The coffeehouse will feature an open mic, followed by the featured act, Natalie Gelman. Admission will be free and the public is invited. Donations to sustain the Coffeehouse will be accepted. Call (203) 837-9700 or visit www.wcsu.edu/stuaffairs/Coffeehouse.asp for more information.

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Apr. 21 INTERVIEW WORKSHOP (WCSU students only)

WCSU Career Services will offer an interview workshop at 10 a.m. in Room 201 of the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The workshop will cover how to prepare for upcoming interviews, what to expect the day of the interview, strategies for fielding questions and important follow-up after the interview. It will be free and open to WCSU students only. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/career-services/ or call (203) 837-8263.

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Apr. 21 PERMACULTURE GARDEN COMMUNITY DAY: 

WCSU will hold a Community Day for volunteers to participate in composting the university's Permaculture Garden from noon to 4 p.m. in the garden adjacent to the Science Building on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The public is invited. For more information, go to http://wcsu.edu/newsevents/Public-invited-to-participate-in-Permaculture-Garden-Community-Days.asp or send an email to mendieta002@connect.wcsu.edu.

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Apr. 21 PAC BINGO (WCSU students only)

The WCSU Program Activities Council will host "BINGO" during "WCSU Cares" at a time to be determined in the Feldman Arena of the O'Neill Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The event, which will include $1,000 worth of prizes, will be free and open to WCSU students only. For more information, send an email to edwardsharris001@connect.wcsu.edu.

Apr. 22 PERMACULTURE GARDEN COMMUNITY DAY: 

WCSU will hold a Community Day for volunteers to participate in planting the university's Permaculture Garden from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the garden adjacent to the Science Building on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The public is invited. For more information, go to http://wcsu.edu/newsevents/Public-invited-to-participate-in-Permaculture-Garden-Community-Days.asp or send an email to mendieta002@connect.wcsu.edu.

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Apr. 22 SIX FLAGS TRIP (WCSU students and guests only)

The WCSU Program Activities Council will host a trip to Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey. The bus will depart the Midtown Student Center at 9 a.m. and the Westside Campus Center at 9:30 a.m. The trip is open to WCSU students and their guests only. Tickets are $30 for WCSU students with ID and $80 for student guests, and are on sale at the Student Center and Campus Center Info Desks. The ticket includes the round-trip bus ride and admission to the park. For more information, send an email to christensen010@connect.wcsu.edu.

Apr. 22 WCSU WOMEN'S LACROSSE VS. RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE: 

The women's lacrosse team will face Rhode Island College at 1 p.m. at the Westside Athletic Complex on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to amess@wcsu.edu, call (203) 837-9014 or visit www.wcsuathletics.com/sports/wlax/index. Check www.wcsuathletics.com for postponements or cancellations.

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Apr. 22 PLANETARIUM SHOW AND TELESCOPE VIEWING: 

WCSU will host an 8 p.m. planetarium show, followed by telescope viewing of the sky from 9 to 11 p.m., at the Westside Observatory and Planetarium on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The event will be free and open to the public. For more information, call (203) 837-8672 or visit www.wcsu.edu/starwatch/.

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Apr. 23 MUDDY CHUCK CHALLENGE: 

The WCSU Recreation Office and will host "The Muddy Chuck Challenge" on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The event will include 20 physical challenges over the course of two miles, many of which are covered in mud. For more information, visit www.wcsu.edu/recreation/. To register, go to https://register.chronotrack.com/r/26790.

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Apr. 23 WCSU ORCHESTRA: 

The WCSU Orchestra, conducted by Fernando Jimenez, will perform at 3 p.m. in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. To purchase tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/wcsu-orchestra-tickets-30295288022 or call (203) 837-8732. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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Apr. 25 WESTFEST INFLATABLES (WCSU students only)

The WCSU Program Activities Council will host inflatables for students only from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Fairfield Hall lawn on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. For more information, send an email to christensen010@connect.wcsu.edu.

Apr. 25 WCSU WOMEN'S LACROSSE VS. EASTERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY: 

The women's lacrosse team will face Eastern Connecticut State University at 4 p.m. at the Westside Athletic Complex on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to amess@wcsu.edu, call (203) 837-9014 or visit www.wcsuathletics.com/sports/wlax/index. Check www.wcsuathletics.com for postponements or cancellations.

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Apr. 25 HONORS CONVOCATION: 

The WCSU Macricostas School of Arts and Sciences will host an Honors Convocation at 6 p.m. in Ives Concert Hall in White Hall on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The public is invited to this annual event at which award recipients are honored. For more information, call (203) 837-8800.

Apr. 25 HONORS CONVOCATION: 

The WCSU School of Professional Studies will host an Honors Convocation at 8 p.m. in Ives Concert Hall in White Hall on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The public is invited to this annual event at which award recipients are honored. For more information, call (203) 837-8800.

Apr. 26 KETTLE CORN (WCSU students only)

The WCSU Program Activities Council will give away free Kettle Corn from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Student Center Patio on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Free and open to WCSU students only -- come grab a bag and join in on one of our school's most cherished giveaways. For more information, send an email to christensen010@connect.wcsu.edu.

Apr. 26 DENIM DAY: 

In recognition that April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, WCSU will join the Women's Center of Greater Danbury in participating in "Denim Day" to protest sexual assault and talk about consent from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Denim Day was originally triggered by a ruling by the Italian Supreme Court where a rape conviction was overturned because the justices felt that since the victim was wearing tight jeans, she must have helped her rapist remove them, thereby implying consent. Since then, wearing jeans on Denim Day has become a symbol of protest against erroneous and destructive attitudes about sexual assault. For more information, send an email to havelockr@wcsu.edu.

Apr. 26 RESUME CRITIQUE SESSION (WCSU students only)

WCSU Career Services will offer a resume critique session from 2 to 4 p.m. in Room 207 of the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The two-hour window provides open times for individual student resume critiques on a first-come, first-served basis. Bring a completed resume to the critique session. For more information, visit http://wcsu.edu/career-services/ or call (203) 837-8263.

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Apr. 26 - Apr. 30 THEATRE PRODUCTION - "DANCING AT LUGHNASA": 

The WCSU Department of Theatre Arts will present "Dancing at Lughnasa" in the MainStage Theatre of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Performances will be at 7 p.m. on April 26 and 27 (preview nights); 8 p.m. on April 28 and 29; with 2 p.m. matinees on April 29 and 30. Directed by John Hickok. To purchase tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/dancing-at-lughnasa-tickets-31065478683 or call (203) 837-8732. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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Apr. 26 NEWMAN DINNER (WCSU campus community only)

The Newman Center will host a year-end cookout, featuring grilled chicken and steak, picnic salads and Rice Krispie treats, at 5 p.m. at the center, 7 Eighth Ave., near the WCSU Midtown campus. The event will be free and open to the university community only. For more information, visit www.wcsu.edu/catholic/dinners.html, send an email to hossanm@wcsu.edu or call (203) 744-5846.

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Apr. 26 FILM SCREENING: 

A screening of the documentary "Beneath the Olive Tree" will be at 6 p.m. in Room 125 of the Science Building on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The film, narrated and produced by Olympia Dukakis, is based on secret journals found buried beneath an olive tree on the island of Trikari, which served as a concentration camp during the Greek Civil War. The screening will be free and the public is invited. For more information, call (203) 837-9400.

Apr. 27 RESEARCH SEMINAR: 

WCSU Assistant Professor of Biological and Environmental Sciences Dr. Kristin Giamanco will discuss a subject to be determined at 4 p.m. in Room 125 of the Science Building on the WCSU Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. Offered as part of the continuing "Research Seminar" series hosted by the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, the event will be free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to monettem@wcsu.edu.

Apr. 27 COFFEEHOUSE: 

WCSU will present the Midtown Coffeehouse at 8 p.m. in the Colonial Corner in the Student Center on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The coffeehouse will feature an open mic, followed by the featured act, Rhett Price. Admission will be free and the public is invited. Donations to sustain the Coffeehouse will be accepted. Call (203) 837-9700 or visit www.wcsu.edu/stuaffairs/Coffeehouse.asp for more information.

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Apr. 28 - Apr. 29 NURTURING COMPASSION & CREATIVITY IN EDUCATION CONFERENCE: 

The WCSU Doctor of Education in Instructional Leadership program, WCSU Counselor Education, WCSU Department of Social Work, DNKL Tibetan Buddhist Center for Universal Peace and the WCSU Center for Compassion, Creativity & Innovation will host a "Nurturing Compassion & Creativity in Education Conference" from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Warner Hall and White Hall on the university's Midtown campus, 181 White St. in Danbury. The two-day conference will feature a variety of breakout sessions and a keynote address by Scarlett Lewis on "Choosing Love." For fees and information, send an email to stewartt@wcsu.edu.

Apr. 28 COCKTAIL RECEPTION-THEATRE EVENT: 

The WCSU Alumni Association will host a cocktail reception-theatre event at 6:30 p.m. in Room 241 of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. The cost will include the reception and a ticket to "Dancing at Lughnasa." For more information or to make a reservation, call (203) 837-8298 or go to https://alumni.wcsu.edu/events.

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Apr. 29 WCSU WOMEN'S LACROSSE VS. SOUTHERN MAINE UNIVERSITY: 

The women's lacrosse team will face Southern Maine University at noon at the Westside Athletic Complex on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, send an email to amess@wcsu.edu, call (203) 837-9014 or visit www.wcsuathletics.com/sports/wlax/index. Check www.wcsuathletics.com for postponements or cancellations.

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Apr. 30 WCSU PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE: 

The WCSU Percussion Ensemble, conducted by David Smith, will perform at 1 p.m. in the Veronica Hagman Concert Hall of the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the university's Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. To purchase tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/wcsu-percussion-ensemble-tickets-30295525733 or call (203) 837-8732. For a complete list of similar SVPA events, visit www.wcsu.edu/svpa/events.asp.

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VISITOR PARKING ADVISORY: Western Connecticut State University offers several convenient, centrally located parking spaces for visitors to the university’s Midtown and Westside campuses in Danbury. Midtown visitor parking is in the lot next to Old Main and in designated spaces next to University Hall. Parking in the university’s White Street and Fifth Avenue garages is restricted to students, faculty and staff with hang-tags and/or parking stickers from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday; visitors are welcome to park in the garages all other times. Westside visitor parking is on University Boulevard. Visitors who cannot be accommodated in these parking areas are asked to call the University Police Department to make other arrangements.

Up-to-date university parking rules and regulations, color-coded campus maps that show parking areas and shuttle bus stops, and shuttle bus schedules are available at www.wcsu.edu/parking. Call the University Police Department at (203) 837-9300 for more information about the parking rules and regulations.


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