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At-A-Glance

NOVEMBER

2

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

2

Study Abroad info session. Warner Hall, Room 102, 4 p.m.

4

Speed Networking Program. Westside Campus Center Ballroom, 7 p.m. Open to WestConn students only and preregistration is required. For more information, call x78263.

4

Newman dinner. Newman Center, 5 p.m. Free and open to WCSU students and staff only.

4-7

Theatre production. Featuring “City of Angels.” Performances: 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 4; and 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 5, Friday, Nov. 6; and Saturday, Nov. 7. Tickets: $10 on Nov. 4 and 5; $18 for adults and $13 for seniors, students and children on Nov. 6; and $20 for adults and $15 for seniors, students and children on Nov. 7. Call the Berkshire Theatre Box Office at x78732 for information. To purchase tickets, call x7TIXX or visit wcsu.edu/tickets.

5

Guy Fawkes Day. WestConn students will be joined by students from Southern Connecticut State University and Quinnipiac University to discuss government power, civil liberties and the U.S. Constitution. Student Center Theater, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call (203) 546-0746. 

5

Lecture. "Saharan Dust Storms and Atlantic Hurricanes" by Jason Dunion, a meteorologist with the National Hurricane Center in Miami. Science Building, Room 263, 3:30 p.m.

5

Political science lecture. Dan Connors, of Solomon Technologies in Danbury, to discuss electric cars and solar technology. Berkshire Hall, Room 209, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail benjamins@wcsu.edu.

5

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

6

Deadline. For applications for Reassigned Time for Research Awards for the 2009-10 academic year.

6

Dinner theatre. Includes dinner and ticket to the theatre arts department production of “City of Angels.” Warner Hall, 5:30 p.m. Cost: $45. For more information or to make a reservation, call x78290.

6

Jazz Combos concert. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m.

7

Planetarium show & telescope viewing. “Autumn and Early Winter Skies” show at 5:30 p.m., followed by a telescope viewing of Jupiter, Neptune, Uranus, the autumn sky and the Pleiades star cluster, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Westside Observatory & Planetarium. For more information, call x78672.

7

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

8

Holiday Wine Tasting. Grand Ballroom of the Westside Campus Center, 4 to 7 p.m. Cost: $50/person. Reservations are limited. For more information or tickets, call x78832.

8

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m.

9

Lecture. "Today's Lincoln: The 16th President in Popular Culture" by Associate Professor of History and Non-Western Cultures Dr. Marcy May and Assistant Professor of History and Non-Western Cultures Dr. Leslie Lindenauer. Warner Hall, 2:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

10

Art slide lecture. Featuring painter Susanna Coffey. White Hall, Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m. Free and open to the public.

10

Piano recital. Featuring students in WestConn's music program. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m.

11

Veterans Day Observance. Ives Concert Hall, noon, followed by a ribbon cutting for the new Veterans Room in the Student Center, Room 208. The event will be free and the public is invited. For more information, call x78606.

11

Grants workshop. “Tools for Establishing an Accurate Project Timeline — What Can You Realistically Achieve During the Project Period?” Warner Hall, Room 315, noon to 12:45 p.m. Bring your lunch; dessert and beverages will be provided.

12

Study Abroad info session. Warner Hall, Room 102, noon.

12

Telescope viewing.  Viewing of Jupiter, Neptune, Uranus, the autumn sky and the Pleiades star cluster. Westside Observatory & Planetarium, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, call x78672.

12

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

13

CSUS BOT meeting. Westside Campus Center Ballroom, 10. a.m., open forums at 11 a.m.

13-15

Theatre production. Featuring “City of Angels.” Performances: 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 13 and Saturday, Nov. 14; 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Nov. 15. Tickets: $18 for adults and $13 for seniors, students and children on Nov. 13; $20 for adults and $15 for seniors, students and children on Nov. 14; and $15 for adults and $10 for seniors, students and children on Nov. 15. Call the Berkshire Theatre Box Office at x78732 for information. To purchase tickets, call x7TIXX or visit wcsu.edu/tickets.

14

Young Writers workshop. “Memoir Writing.” White Hall, 9 to 11:30 a.m. open to students in grades 9 – 12. To register or for more information, visit wcsu.edu/youngwriters/.

14

Football. WCSU vs. William Paterson. Westside Athletic Stadium, noon.

14

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

15

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m.

17

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

17

Workshop. “Professional Networking & Writing Abstracts for Professional Conferences.” Tutoring Resource Center, Berkshire Hall, Room 104, 2 p.m. To register, call x79245. Free and open to the public.

18

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

18

Newman dinner. Newman Center, 5:30 p.m. Free and open to WCSU students and staff only.

18

Science-at-Night presentation. "Climate Change: A Crucial Environmental Issue Facing Modern Society" by Berrien Moore III, a 2007 Nobel Peace Prize winner. Science Building, Room 125, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.

18

Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble concert. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m.

19

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

19

Orchestra concert. Featuring the WCSU orchestra. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m.

19

Grants workshop. “Writing, Assembling and Reviewing Your CSU Research Grant.” Warner Hall, Room 315, noon to 12:45 p.m. Bring your lunch; dessert and beverages will be provided.

19

CUCAS meeting. Student Center, Room 202, 9:30 a.m.

20-21

Theatre production. Featuring “City of Angels.” Performances: 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 20 and Saturday, Nov. 21. Tickets: $18 for adults and $13 for seniors, students and children on Nov. 20; $20 for adults and $15 for seniors, students and children on Nov. 21. Call the Berkshire Theatre Box Office at x78732 for information. To purchase tickets, call x7TIXX or visit wcsu.edu/tickets.

21

Planetarium show & telescope viewing. “Autumn and Early Winter Skies” show at 4:30 p.m., followed by a telescope viewing of Jupiter, Neptune, Uranus, and the autumn sky from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Westside Observatory & Planetarium. For more information, call x78672.

21

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

22

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m.

24

Concert Choir concert. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m.

28

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

29

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m.

 

 

 

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