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At-A-Glance

March

25

WestConn Society luncheon. Westside Campus Center Ballroom, 11:30 a.m. To join the society or purchase a ticket for the luncheon, call x78298.

28

Baseball. WCSU vs. Plymouth State. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

28

Men’s Lacrosse. WCSU vs. Plymouth State. Westside Athletic Complex, 3 p.m.

28

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

29

Softball. WCSU vs. Keene State. Westside Athletic Complex, 1 p.m.

29

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m. For students and the general public.

31

Art slide lecture. Featuring artist Don Kimes. White Hall, Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m. Free and open to the public.

31

Baseball. WCSU vs. Westfield State. Westside Athletic Complex, 3:30 p.m.

31

Women’s Lacrosse. WCSU vs. Ramapo. Westside Athletic Complex, 7 p.m.

31

President’s lecture series. “Between Two Worlds: An Evening with Mira Nair.” Ives Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

 

 

April

 

1

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

1

Piano recital. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m.

1

Hour of Power (holy hour). Newman Center, 9 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call (203) 744-5846.

2-17

M.F.A. exhibit. Featuring the paintings and illustrations of WestConn M.F.A. students. On display from noon to 4 p.m. weekdays from Thursday, April 2, through Friday, April 17, in the Higgins Gallery, Higgins Hall.

2

Political science lecture. Business consultant Paul Streitz will discuss immigration reform. Berkshire Hall, Room 102, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public.

2

Women’s lacrosse. WCSU vs. Mount St. Vincent. Westside Athletic Complex, 4 p.m.

2

Softball. WCSU vs. Ramapo. Westside Athletic Complex, 5 p.m.

2

Baseball. WCSU vs. Purchase College. Westside Athletic Complex, 6 p.m.

2

Science-at-Night presentation. "Extremely Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis - Survival of the Fittest" by Dr. William R. Jacobs Jr., Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator and professor of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Biology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Science Building, Room 125, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.

2

History lecture. "Wealthy Free Women of Color in Charleston, South Carolina During Slavery," hosted by the WCSU Graduate Student Union. Warner Hall Lobby, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.

2

Telescope viewing. Viewing of first-quarter moon, the Orion nebula, Saturn, Mizar and the double star Alcor. Westside Observatory & Planetarium, 7:30 to10:30 p.m. For more information, call x78671.

2

Midtown Coffeehouse. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by the featured act at 9 p.m. Alumni Hall. Free and open to the public. Donations to sustain the Coffeehouse will be accepted. For more information, call x79700.

3

Psychology lecture. "Pathways Through Midlife: The Results of a 40-Year Study on Adult Personality Change" by Dr. Susan Krauss Whitbourne, of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Student Center Theater, 11 a.m. Free and open to the public.

3

Baseball. WCSU vs. Rhode Island College. Westside Athletic Complex, 3 p.m.

3

Science fair. Bethel Middle School Science Fair. Science Building Atrium, 5 p.m. Free and open to the public.

4

Baseball. WCSU vs. Southern Maine. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

4

Women’s lacrosse. WCSU vs. Southern Maine. Westside Athletic Complex, 1 p.m.

4

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

5

Sunday Mass. Alumni Hall, 5 p.m. Free and open to the public.

5

Jazz combos concert. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m. Free and open to the public.

5

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m. For students and the general public.

6

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

7

Men’s tennis. WCSU vs. Bridgewater State. Westside Athletic Complex, 3:30 p.m.

7

Softball. WCSU vs. Wesleyan. Westside Athletic Complex, 4 p.m.

7

Graduate open house. Westside Campus Center Ballroom, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.

7

Baseball. WCSU vs. Trinity. Westside Athletic Complex, 5 p.m.

7

Bridges of Peace and Hope concert. Ives Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

8

Career fair. Feldman Arena, William O'Neill Athletic and Convocation Center, 1 to 4:30 p.m. Free and open to WestConn students, alumni, faculty and staff only.

8

Diversity lecture series event. "Covering: The Hidden Attack on Our Civil Rights" by Kenji Yoshino, Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law at the NYU School of Law. Student Center Theater, 5 p.m. Free and open to the public.

9

Political science lecture. U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy to discuss the American economic crisis. Berkshire Hall, Room 102, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public.

9

Midtown Coffeehouse. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by the featured act at 9 p.m. Alumni Hall. Free and open to the public. Donations to sustain the Coffeehouse will be accepted. For more information, call x79700.

11

Women’s lacrosse. WCSU vs. Keene State. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

11

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

12

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m. For students and the general public.

14

Art slide lecture. Featuring illustrator Michael Garland. White Hall, Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m. Free and open to the public.

14

Investment seminar. Student Center Theater, 1 p.m. Open to WestConn students only.

14-15

Writing conference and workshop. "Writing Conflict: Writing From the New Wartime Experience," open only to WCSU veterans, graduate students and students in the Master of Fine Arts in Professional Writing program, Student Center Theater, 1 to 3 p.m; a public reading and talk by Anthony Swofford, author of "Jarhead," will be at 3 p.m. in the Student Center Theater; and at 7:30 p.n., a  screening of "Jarhead" will be held. The film screening and reading will be free and open to the public. For more information, call x73295.

14

Men’s tennis. WCSU vs. Rhode Island College. Westside Athletic Complex, 3:30 p.m.

14

Baseball. WCSU vs. Fairleigh Dickinson. Westside Athletic Complex, 4 p.m.

14

Softball. WCSU vs. ECSU. Westside Athletic Complex, 5 p.m.

15

Deadline. For submittal of purchase requisitions to the purchasing department for the academic departments.

15

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

15

Beatrice Nemzer Symposium. Warner Hall, 2:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

15

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

15

Softball. WCSU vs. Trinity. Westside Athletic Complex, 5 p.m.

15

Hour of Power (holy hour). Newman Center, 9 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call (203) 744-5846.

 

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