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At-A-Glance

february

7

Study abroad information session. To discuss summer study abroad opportunities in Spain. Warner Hall, 12:30 p.m. The event will be free and the public is invited. For more information, visit www.wcsu.edu/spain/ or call x73270.

 

7

Accessibility workshop. Explaining the types of accommodations and services available to students. Higgins Annex, Room 017, 4:30 p.m. The workshop will be free and open to new and prospective students and their families. For more information and to RSVP, call x78225.

 

8

Art slide lecture. Featuring artist representative Janet DeCarlo. White Hall Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m.

8

Workshop. “Sociolinguistic Workshop I – International Language Variation.” Tutoring Resource Center, Berkshire Hall, Room 104, 2 p.m. To register, call x79245. Free and open to the public.

8

Women’s basketball. WSCU vs. Rhode Island College. Westside Athletic Complex, 5:30 p.m.

8

Men’s basketball. WSCU vs. Rhode Island College. Westside Athletic Complex, 7:30 p.m.

9

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

10

Political science lecture. Tom Zarecki, former program director at WCXI, will discuss social networking and satellite radio. White Hall, Room 214, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail benjamins@wcsu.edu.

10

Coffeehouse. Free for WestConn students, staff and faculty. The coffeehouse will include an entire evening of open mic performers starting at 8 p.m. Alumni Hall. For more information, call x79700.

11

Ice hockey. WCSU vs. Keene. Danbury Ice Arena, 1 Independence Way, Danbury, 7:50 p.m.

12

Planetarium show & telescope viewing. Planetarium show at 5 p.m., followed by telescope viewing of the sky from 6 to 8 p.m. Westside Observatory & Planetarium. For more information, call x78672 or visit www.wcsu.edu/starwatch.

12

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

13

Sunday Mass. Alumni Hall, 5 p.m.

13

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 8:30 p.m.

15

Women’s basketball. WSCU vs. ECSU. Westside Athletic Complex, 5:30 p.m.

15

Women’s swimming & diving. WCSU vs. ECSU. O’Neill Center, 7:30 p.m.

17 Art exhibit opening. Featuring the works of retired WCSU Professor of Art John Wallace, on display from Thursday, Feb. 17, through Thursday, March 10, at the Higgins Hall Gallery in Room 101. Opening reception from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 17. Free and open to the public. For more information, call x78486.

17

Political science lecture. State Rep. Joe Taborsak will discuss Connecticut’s economy. White Hall, Room 214, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail benjamins@wcsu.edu.

17

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

19

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

20

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 8:30 p.m.

22

Art slide lecture. Featuring painter William Bailey. White Hall Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m.

22

Workshop. “Strategies for Midterm Triumph.” Tutoring Resource Center, Berkshire Hall, Room 104, 2 p.m. To register, call x79245. Free and open to the public.

23

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

23

Poetry reading. Featuring Elizabeth Alexander, inaugural poet for President Barack Obama. Ives Concert Hall, 7 p.m. There will be a booksigning after the talk. The event will be free and the public is invited. For more information, call x78486.

24

Coffeehouse. Free for WestConn students, staff and faculty. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by the featured act, contemporary country artists Post No Bills, at 9 p.m. Alumni Hall. For more information, call x79700.

25

Jazz Orchestra concert. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m. The performance will be free and open to the public; donations to the music department will be accepted. For more information, call x78350.

26-27

Debate tournament. WestConn’s Roger Sherman Debate Society will host the Hat City Debates from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. in Warner Hall. For more information, call x78565.

26

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

27

Sunday Mass. Alumni Hall, 5 p.m.

27

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 8:30 p.m.

MARCH

3

Film screening. “Hildegarde de Bingen White Hall, Screening Room 1, 7 p.m. A Women’s History Month event. Free and open to the public.

3

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

4

Film screening. “The Greatest Silence: Rape in the Congo.” Student Center Theater, 5:30 p.m. A Women’s History Month event. Free and open to the public.

5

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

6

Sunday Mass. Alumni Hall, 5 p.m.

6

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 8:30 p.m.

7

Symphonic Band concert. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m.

8

Art slide lecture. Featuring artist representative Pat Lindgren. White Hall Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m.

9

Ash Wednesday Mass. Newman Center, noon.

9

Chamber Music concert. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m.