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At-A-Glance

MARCH

22

Accessibility workshop. Workshop to explain the types of accommodations and services available to students. Student Center, Room 207, 4 p.m. Free and open to new and prospective students and their families only. For more information and to RSVP, call x78225.

23

Men’s Lacrosse. WCSU vs. Montclair State. Westside Athletic Complex, 7 p.m.

25-26

Grant-writing workshop. WestConn, in conjunction with Grant Writing USA, will host a two-day Grant Writing Workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Science Building, Room 263. Tuition is $425 per person and will include a workbook, resource CD and access to online forums. The workshop is open to the public. For more information or to register, visit http://grantwritingusa.com/events/write/dact0310.html.

27

AA meeting. Open discussion. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m. For students and the general public. For more information, call x78899.

28

AA meeting. Open discussion. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m. For students and the general public. For more information, call x78899.

30

Softball. WCSU vs. Westfield State. Westside Athletic Complex, 4 p.m.

31

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

31

Lecture. " Five Secrets of Permanent Weight Loss. “ by Dr. Edward Markowitz. Student Center Theater, noon. Free and open to the public. For more information, call x78882.

31

Fundraising luncheon. To support the university's "WCSU Hearts Haiti" fundraising campaign, featuring Haitian specialties and alumnus Bryn Gillette '09, a founding member of TeamOne.27, a nonprofit organization that aids Haitian orphans, will be the featured speaker. Open to the public; seating is limited. Tickets: $15 per person. Alumni Hall, noon. For more information, call x78754.

31

Workshop. “Off-Campus Programs: Scholarships, Internships, Resume-Writing.” Tutoring Resource Center, Berkshire Hall, Room 104, 2 p.m. To register, call x79245. Free and open to the public.

31

Baseball. WCSU vs. Ramapo. Westside Athletic Complex, 3 p.m.

31

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

31

Men’s lacrosse. WCSU vs. Kean. Westside Athletic Complex, 7 p.m.

31

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

 

 

April

 

1

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

1

Political science lecture. Former Stamford mayor Dan Malloy, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for governor, will discuss Connecticut's economy. White Hall, Room 231, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call (860) 210-2146, ext. 129, or send an e-mail to benjamins@wcsu.edu.

1

Telescope viewing. Viewing of Mars, Saturn and the spring sky. Westside Observatory & Planetarium, 8 to 11 p.m. For more information, call x78672 or visit www.wcsu.edu/starwatch.

1

Midtown Coffeehouse. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by featured act, a Capella group The Parallel Fifths, 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

Men’s lacrosse. WCSU vs. Plymouth State. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

3

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

3

Women’s lacrosse. WCSU vs. Rhode Island College. Westside Athletic Complex, 3 p.m.

3

AA meeting. Open discussion. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m. For students and the general public. For more information, call x78899.

4

AA meeting. Open discussion. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m. For students and the general public. For more information, call x78899.

5

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

6

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

6

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

7

Men’s tennis. WCSU vs. Albertus Magnus. Westside Athletic Complex, 4 p.m.

7

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

7

Alumni Association annual meeting. Annual meeting at which the alumni board of directors will be elected. Alumni Hall, 6 p.m. Open to graduates of the university only. For more information, call x78290.

7

Lyme Disease Seminar & Health Fair. Hosted by the Institute for Holistic Health Studies. Westside Campus Center, 6 to 9 p.m. Information about Lyme Disease prevention and treatment will be available. At 7 p.m., speakers including Dr. Richard Horowitz, a board-certified internist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of Lyme and other tick-borne diseases; Pat Smith, president of the Lyme Disease Association Inc.; and Jennifer Reid, community coordinator for the BLAST Lyme Disease Prevention Program, will share their expertise. The event will be free and the public is invited. For more information, call x78882.

8

Women’s lacrosse. WCSU vs. Framingham State. Westside Athletic Complex, 4:30 p.m.

8

Softball. WCSU vs. Worcester State. Westside Athletic Complex, 5 p.m.

8

Political science lecture. Rob Michalik, district director for U.S. Rep Chris Murphy, will discuss the American economy. White Hall, Room 231, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call (860) 210-2146, ext. 129, or send an e-mail to benjamins@wcsu.edu.

8

Midtown Coffeehouse. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by featured act, ambient rock band The Files and Fires, 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.