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At-A-Glance

September

23

Tutoring Resource Center workshop. “Off-Campus Programs: Scholarships, Internships and Graduate Study.” Berkshire Hall, Room 104, 1 p.m. To reserve a seat, call x79245.

23

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

24

Republican meet-and-greet. Student Center, 2 to 4 p.m. Free and open to WestConn students, faculty and staff only. For more information, e-mail wcsu.republican@gmail.com.

24

International language panel. “International Language Panel: The Importance of Language in Today’s World.” Warner Hall, Room 103, 3 p.m. Free and open to the public.

24

Research seminar. “The Evolution of Avian Genitalia: Form and Function,” by Patricia Brennan. Science Building, Room 219, 4 p.m. Free and open to the public.

24

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

24

Field hockey. WCSU vs. Vassar. Westside Athletic Complex, 6 p.m.

24

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

25

Political science lecture. Dr. Walter Bernstein will distribute voter registration forms and discuss services provided by the Office of Student Affairs. White Hall, Room 201, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public.

25

Steven Neuwirth lecture. “Torture and Democracy,” by Reed College Professor of Political Science Dr. Darius Rejali. Science Building, Room 125,  
7 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call x78486.

25

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.

26

Women’s tennis. WCSU vs. Bard. Westside Athletic Complex, 4:30 p.m.

27

Field hockey. WCSU vs. Plymouth State. Westside Athletic Complex, 6 p.m.

27

Football. WCSU vs. Buffalo State. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

27

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

28

Men’s soccer. WCSU vs. Eastern Connecticut. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

28

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

28

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

29

Alumni Golf Outing. Richter Park Golf Club, 100 Aunt Hack Road in Danbury, 10 a.m. Cost: $700 per foursome or $175 per person. Reservations are required; for more information, call x78290.  

29

Lecture. “Banned and Beloved: How 'Huck Finn' Has Fueled One of the Most Enduring Battles with Censorship,” by Andrew Schneider. Warner Hall, 3 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call x78869.

30-1

Banned Books Readathon. WestConn students and faculty will read excerpts from banned or challenged books in front of the Student Center, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call x78869.

30

Tutoring Resource Center workshop. “Multicultural Opportunities at WestConn: Literature, Language, Music, Art and Sciences." Berkshire Hall, Room 104, 1 p.m. To reserve a seat, call x79245.

30

Debate. "Should Professors Be Allowed to Assign Books that Deny the Holocaust?” by the Roger Sherman Debate Society. Warner Hall, 3:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call x78869.

OCTOBER

1

Film screening. “The World of Apu.” Part of the “One Book, One Community” program. Student Center Theater, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.

1

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

2

Political science lecture. Anthony Ciarleglio, director of WestConn's cooperative education program, to discuss work-study and career development options. White Hall, Room 201, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public.

2

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.

4

Lecture. Suvir Saran will lecture about Indian spices. Part of the “One Book, One Community” program. Danbury Public Library, 170 Main St., Danbury, 1 p.m. Free and open to the public.

4

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

4

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

 

5

4k walk. "A Community United Against Domestic Violence Walk," hosted by the Women's Center of Greater Danbury. Westside athletic practice field, registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the 4K walk will begin at 10 a.m. Registration: $25 for a team of four and the public is invited. For more information, call the Women's Center at (203) 731-5200. Register online at www.womenscenterofgreaterdanbury.org.

5

Indian restaurant trip/lecture. Bus will depart for Devi restaurant, 8 East 18th St. in New York City, at 9 a.m. Cost: $65 and the public is invited. Part of the “One Book, One Community” program. For more information, call x78754.

5

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

5

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