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At-A-Glance

September

8

UPBC meeting. Student Center, Room 226, 2:30 p.m.

10

WestCafe. Alumni Hall, 3:15 to 6 p.m. Open to faculty and staff only.

10

Newman Dinner. Newman Center, 5 to 7 p.m. Open to WestConn students, faculty and staff only.

10

Men’s soccer. WCSU vs. Keystone. Westside Athletic Complex, 6 p.m.

10

Hour of Power (holy hour). Newman Center, 9 p.m. Free and open to the public.

11

Remembrance ceremony. For victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Quad, noon.

11

Mass. Newman Chapel, 12:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

11

Diversity theatre. “Platanos and Collard Greens.” Ives Concert Hall, 5 p.m. Free and open to the public.

11

Midtown Coffeehouse. Free for WestConn students, staff and faculty. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by featured act at 9 p.m. Alumni Hall. For more information, call x79700.

12

Golden Circle luncheon. For alumni who graduated more than 50 years ago. Cost: $35/person. Warner Hall, noon.

12

Football. WCSU vs. Albright. Westside Athletic Complex, 3:30 p.m.

12

Deadline. Faculty Development funds for activities from Oct. 1, 2008 through Dec. 31, 2008.

13

Women’s soccer. WCSU vs. Husson. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

13

Women’s tennis. WCSU vs. UMass Boston. Westside Athletic Complex, 1 p.m.

13

Field hockey. WCSU vs. Fitchburg State. Westside Athletic Complex, 1 p.m.

13

Men’s soccer. WCSU vs. William Paterson. Westside Athletic Complex, 7 p.m.

13

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m. For students and the general public.

14

Mass. Alumni Hall at 5 p.m., Westside Campus Center, Room 212 at 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.

14

AA meeting. Warner Hall, Room 101, 8 to 9 p.m. For students and the general public.

16-19

Philanthropy Day. Annual Fund Kick-off Campaign. Warner Hall, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

16

Mass. Newman Chapel, 12:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

17

Senate meeting. Student Center, Room 201, 3:30 p.m.

17

Diversity lecture. “Rethinking Immigration” by Marcelo Suarez Orozco of the Hartford Immigration Project. Student Center Theater, 5 p.m. Free and open to the public.

17

Hour of Power (holy hour). Newman Center, 9 p.m. Free and open to the public.

18

IACUC meeting. Student Center, Room 228, 8 to 9:30 a.m.

18

Mass. Newman Chapel, 12:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

18

Political science lecture. State Sen. David Cappiello to discuss integrated trade and energy reform. White Hall, Room 201, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public.

18

Science-at-Night lecture. “Exploring for Plants in Tropical Waterfalls,” by Dr. Tom Philbrick. Science Building, Room 125, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.

18

Women’s soccer. WCSU vs. Wentworth Tech. Westside Athletic Complex, 7 p.m

18-20

Theatre production. “The Cemetery Club,” presented by the theatre arts dept. Reimold Theatre, 8 p.m. Tickets: $20. For more information, call x78732 or visit www.wcsu.edu/tickets.

18

Midtown Coffeehouse. Free for WestConn students, staff and faculty. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by featured act at 9 p.m. Alumni Hall. For more information, call x79700.

19

Psychology lecture. "Stereotypes and the Nature and Nurture of Intelligence" by Dr. Joshua Aronson. Student Center Theater, noon. Free and open to the public.

20

Volleyball tournament. WCSU vs. UMass Dartmouth with Keene State. Westside Athletic Complex, noon, 2 and 4 p.m.

20

Women’s soccer. WCSU vs. UMass Dartmouth. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

20

Women’s tennis. WCSU vs. UMass Dartmouth. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

20

Planetarium show & telescope viewing. “A Closer Look at Scorpius the Scorpion” show at 4 and 7 p.m., followed by a telescope viewing on the moon, Jupiter, Neptune, Uranus and the summer Milky Way from 8 to 10 p.m. Westside Observatory & Planetarium. For more information, call x78671.

20

Dinner-cruise. “Dinner Cruise around the Big Apple.” Departs at 7 p.m. from the Pier at 81 West 41st St. in New York. Cost: $100/person. For more information, call x78290.

20

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m. For students and the general public.

21

Ives Family Fair. Ives Concert Park, 2 p.m. Free and open to the public.

21

Mass. Alumni Hall at 5 p.m., Westside Campus Center, Room 212 at 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.

21

AA meeting. Warner Hall, Room 101, 8 to 9 p.m. For students and the general public.