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Monday, January 7, 2013
Exhibition: Forces: The Shaping of Manhattan, Fort Riley and Kansas State University. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., September 7, 2012 through January 13, 2013, Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 South 3rd Street. An exhibition that will follow ideas, events and issues that have influenced the military post, a town and a college from about 1863 to World War I. Sponsored by the College of Human Ecology, K-State Libraries, and more.
Exhibit: University Life Cafe Exhibit. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., November 28, 2012, through January 9, 2013, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Exhibit: Inadvertent Arson: Paintings and Drawings by Patrick Duegaw. October 5, 2012 through January 13, 2013 Beach Museum of Art. Patrick Duegaw, K-State alumnus and founding member of Wichita's Fisch Haus artist cooperative, presents the latest installment of his ongoing "Painted Theater Project." Conceived as a theatrical performance, Duegaw's "Inadvertent Arson" incorporates painted portraits, props, and sets as surrogates for living actors, three-dimensional objects, and a stage. Action is implied instead of performed, and a dialogue appears in the form of artist-generated text that accompanies each portrait.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Exhibition: Forces: The Shaping of Manhattan, Fort Riley and Kansas State University. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., September 7, 2012 through January 13, 2013, Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 South 3rd Street. An exhibition that will follow ideas, events and issues that have influenced the military post, a town and a college from about 1863 to World War I. Sponsored by the College of Human Ecology, K-State Libraries, and more.
Exhibit: University Life Cafe Exhibit. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., November 28, 2012, through January 9, 2013, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Exhibit: Inadvertent Arson: Paintings and Drawings by Patrick Duegaw. October 5, 2012 through January 13, 2013 Beach Museum of Art. Patrick Duegaw, K-State alumnus and founding member of Wichita's Fisch Haus artist cooperative, presents the latest installment of his ongoing "Painted Theater Project." Conceived as a theatrical performance, Duegaw's "Inadvertent Arson" incorporates painted portraits, props, and sets as surrogates for living actors, three-dimensional objects, and a stage. Action is implied instead of performed, and a dialogue appears in the form of artist-generated text that accompanies each portrait.
Homeschool Tuesdays. 1 to 2:30 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Held the first and last Tuesday of the month, these free classes are expanded versions of the ARTSmart classes and similar to our school tour offerings. Classes will be split by age so that older children may participate in more challenging discussion and activities. Younger children will participate in games or story time activities.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Exhibition: Forces: The Shaping of Manhattan, Fort Riley and Kansas State University. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., September 7, 2012 through January 13, 2013, Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 South 3rd Street. An exhibition that will follow ideas, events and issues that have influenced the military post, a town and a college from about 1863 to World War I. Sponsored by the College of Human Ecology, K-State Libraries, and more.
Exhibit: University Life Cafe Exhibit. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., November 28, 2012, through January 9, 2013, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Exhibit: Inadvertent Arson: Paintings and Drawings by Patrick Duegaw. October 5, 2012 through January 13, 2013 Beach Museum of Art. Patrick Duegaw, K-State alumnus and founding member of Wichita's Fisch Haus artist cooperative, presents the latest installment of his ongoing "Painted Theater Project." Conceived as a theatrical performance, Duegaw's "Inadvertent Arson" incorporates painted portraits, props, and sets as surrogates for living actors, three-dimensional objects, and a stage. Action is implied instead of performed, and a dialogue appears in the form of artist-generated text that accompanies each portrait.
Classified Senate Meeting. Noon to 3 p.m., JP's At Jardine, 2001 Tunstall Circle.
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Exhibition: Forces: The Shaping of Manhattan, Fort Riley and Kansas State University. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., September 7, 2012 through January 13, 2013, Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 South 3rd Street. An exhibition that will follow ideas, events and issues that have influenced the military post, a town and a college from about 1863 to World War I. Sponsored by the College of Human Ecology, K-State Libraries, and more.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Exhibit: Inadvertent Arson: Paintings and Drawings by Patrick Duegaw. October 5, 2012 through January 13, 2013 Beach Museum of Art. Patrick Duegaw, K-State alumnus and founding member of Wichita's Fisch Haus artist cooperative, presents the latest installment of his ongoing "Painted Theater Project." Conceived as a theatrical performance, Duegaw's "Inadvertent Arson" incorporates painted portraits, props, and sets as surrogates for living actors, three-dimensional objects, and a stage. Action is implied instead of performed, and a dialogue appears in the form of artist-generated text that accompanies each portrait.
Friday, January 11, 2013
Exhibition: Forces: The Shaping of Manhattan, Fort Riley and Kansas State University. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., September 7, 2012 through January 13, 2013, Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 South 3rd Street. An exhibition that will follow ideas, events and issues that have influenced the military post, a town and a college from about 1863 to World War I. Sponsored by the College of Human Ecology, K-State Libraries, and more.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Exhibit: Inadvertent Arson: Paintings and Drawings by Patrick Duegaw. October 5, 2012 through January 13, 2013 Beach Museum of Art. Patrick Duegaw, K-State alumnus and founding member of Wichita's Fisch Haus artist cooperative, presents the latest installment of his ongoing "Painted Theater Project." Conceived as a theatrical performance, Duegaw's "Inadvertent Arson" incorporates painted portraits, props, and sets as surrogates for living actors, three-dimensional objects, and a stage. Action is implied instead of performed, and a dialogue appears in the form of artist-generated text that accompanies each portrait.
Admission applications received after this day may have to enroll January 22 and pay the $50 late enrollment fee.
iSIS Graduation Application opens for Spring Vet Med candidates
Saturday, January 12, 2013
Women's Basketball: K-State vs. West Virginia. 3 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.
Exhibition: Forces: The Shaping of Manhattan, Fort Riley and Kansas State University. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., September 7, 2012 through January 13, 2013, Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 South 3rd Street. An exhibition that will follow ideas, events and issues that have influenced the military post, a town and a college from about 1863 to World War I. Sponsored by the College of Human Ecology, K-State Libraries, and more.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Exhibit: Inadvertent Arson: Paintings and Drawings by Patrick Duegaw. October 5, 2012 through January 13, 2013 Beach Museum of Art. Patrick Duegaw, K-State alumnus and founding member of Wichita's Fisch Haus artist cooperative, presents the latest installment of his ongoing "Painted Theater Project." Conceived as a theatrical performance, Duegaw's "Inadvertent Arson" incorporates painted portraits, props, and sets as surrogates for living actors, three-dimensional objects, and a stage. Action is implied instead of performed, and a dialogue appears in the form of artist-generated text that accompanies each portrait.
Sunday, January 13, 2013
Exhibition: Forces: The Shaping of Manhattan, Fort Riley and Kansas State University. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., September 7, 2012 through January 13, 2013, Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 South 3rd Street. An exhibition that will follow ideas, events and issues that have influenced the military post, a town and a college from about 1863 to World War I. Sponsored by the College of Human Ecology, K-State Libraries, and more.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Exhibit: Inadvertent Arson: Paintings and Drawings by Patrick Duegaw. October 5, 2012 through January 13, 2013 Beach Museum of Art. Patrick Duegaw, K-State alumnus and founding member of Wichita's Fisch Haus artist cooperative, presents the latest installment of his ongoing "Painted Theater Project." Conceived as a theatrical performance, Duegaw's "Inadvertent Arson" incorporates painted portraits, props, and sets as surrogates for living actors, three-dimensional objects, and a stage. Action is implied instead of performed, and a dialogue appears in the form of artist-generated text that accompanies each portrait.
WEEK E
Monday, January 14, 2013
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Spring 2013 Term international student orientation
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Spring 2013 Term international student orientation
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Women's Basketball: K-State vs. Baylor. 7 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Graduate School new student orientation.
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Friday, January 18, 2013
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
New student orientation and enrollment.
January 2013 Intersession ends.
Residence halls open.
Saturday, January 19, 2013
Men's Basketball: K-State vs. Oklahoma. 3 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Sunday, January 20, 2013
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
WEEK 1.
Monday, January 21, 2013
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Manhattan Town Center. This annual event is a way to continue Martin Luther King Junior's ideals of civic service and actively making a difference in your local community. Please consider serving with us on this Day of Service. Volunteering check-in begins at 9 a.m. in the Manhattan Town Center Mall. Service will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with free t-shirts to the first 250 volunteers. Volunteers can sign up as an individual or a team. Email handson@ksu.edu, visit handson.ksu.edu or call (785)532-7607 for more information. Sponsored by HandsOn Kansas State.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Martin Luther King "Day On" Open House. 10 a.m. to noon, Beach Museum of Art. The Beach offers a special viewing from the permanent collection of objects created by a diverse range of artists that express themes of cultural identity from the permanent collection. This event is free but we request a food donation for the Flint Hills Breadbasket.
University Holiday
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Men's Basketball: K-State vs. Kansas. 7 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.
Signing Ceremony and Reception with the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum. 1:30 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. President Kirk Schulz and Archivist of the U.S. David Ferriero will sign a memorandum of understanding to formalize cooperation between the University and the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum on research and teaching initiatives. K-State Libraries.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Spring 2013 Term begins.
1st calendar day.
$50 Special Handling Fee for late enrollment begins.
DCE Evening College 16-week and 8-week courses begin.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Women's Basketball: K-State vs. Oklahoma State. 7 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Walk-in Wednesday. Noon to 4 p.m., Holtz Hall. Drop by to have your resumé reviewed or to ask a quick question. No appointment necessary. Sponsored by Career & Employment Services.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Social Media Roundtable. 11 a.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. Please plan now to attend and give input on the use of social media on our campus. Sponsored by the Social Media Center.
Powercat Financial Services: Salt Launch Event. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Second Floor, K-State Student Union. Join Powercat Financial Counseling at the Winter Union Canrnival and Expo as they launch their new financial tool. Step into the money vault to catch as many flying bills as possible and win prizes ranging from t-shirts to Keurigs. Powercat Financial Counseling.
Student Recital Series: Kelley Tracz, Oboe. 7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Division of Facilities Van Operator Training. 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Room 226, K-State Student Union. National Safety Council training will be conducted for all operators and/or potential operators of motor pool vans operated by K-State faculty, staff, and students. This training is mandatory for all operators. Register.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Friday, January 25, 2013
Lecture: Memos From an Inconvenient Studio by Mahesh Daas. 4 p.m., KS Ballroom, K-State Student Union. Daas is the national ACSA Distinguished Professor of Architecture and also chairperson of the department of architecture at Ball State University. He is also an award-winning fiction writer and poet. Lecture is free and open to the public Presented by the College of Architecture, Planning & Design.
Concert Band Clinic. All day, final concert at 1 p.m. on Sunday, McCain Auditorium. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Resumé Critique. 10 a.m. to noon, Holtz Hall. Stop by to get your resumé prepared for upcoming career fairs and interviews. No appointment necessary. Sponsored by Career and Employment Services.
Saturday, January 26, 2013
SafeZone Training: Becoming the Ally. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Room 301, Trotter Hall. Individuals are trained to become SafeZone allies who provide "safe zones" where individuals affected by homophobia, hateful acts, & sexual violence can safely go for support and assistance. Register here. Presented by SafeZone at K-State.
Concert Band Clinic. All day, final concert at 1 p.m. on Sunday, McCain Auditorium. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
The Rosa Parks Story. 1 to 3 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Honoring the 100th anniversary of the birthday of American civil Rights Movement pioneer Rosa Parks (February 4), we present a free screening of the Emmy-nominated movie "The Rosa Parks Story", starring Academy Award nominee Angela Bassett and directed by noted filmmaker Julie Dash. The film will be preceded and followed by brief discussions in the UMB Theatre.
Sunday, January 27, 2013
Concert Band Clinic. All day, final concert at 1 p.m. on Sunday, McCain Auditorium. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
WEEK 2.
6th calendar day.
Monday, January 28, 2013
Lecture on Diversity: Successive Approximations by Ray Huff of Huff + Gooden Architects. 4 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Ray Huff is a founding partner of Huff + Gooden Architects and is the founding director of the Clemson Architecture Center in Charleston, South Carolina. Presented by the College of Architecture, Planning & Design.
Community Cinema: Soul Food Junkies. 7 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. This film delves into the historical and controversial relationship between the African American community and soul food. How does our affinity for soul food and its dietary traditions affect the health of the African American community? Free and open to the public. Discussion following film screening. Sponsored by the School of Leadership Studies.
Guest Artist: Payton and the Pipes. 7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Career Closet. 1 to 5 p.m., Courtyard, K-State Student Union. Browse our closet of gently used professional attire for upcoming career fairs and interviews. Men and women, all sizes. Monetary and canned food donations accepted with proceeds benefiting the Manhattan Emergency Shelter. Sponsored by Career and Employment Services.
Last day to add without electronic Advisor permission for the colleges of Agriculture, Architecture Planning and Design, Education, Engineering & Human Ecology.
Last day to add a course without instructor permission.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Landon Lecture: Michael Oren, Israeli Ambassador. 10:15 a.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Live video stream will be available at time of lecture. Sponsored by the Landon Lecture Series.
Performance Series: A Chorus Line. 7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. In an empty theater, on a bare stage, casting for a new Broadway musical is almost complete. For 17 dancers, this audition is the chance of a lifetime. It's what they've worked for - with every drop of sweat, every hour of training, every day of their lives. It's the one opportunity to do what they've always dreamed: to have the chance to dance. This is "A Chorus Line," the musical for everyone who's ever had a dream and put it all on the line. Winner of nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical and the Pulitzer Prize for drama, the singular sensation returns for an all-new tour. Come meet the new generation of Broadway's best! Ticket information or call 532-6428.
Kansas Day Celebration. 11 a.m. to noon, lunch to follow, Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. Celebrating the history, landscapes, poetry, and music of Kansas! Faculty will be sharing how they incorporate Kansas History into their teaching and outreach. Please register by visiting www.k-state.edu/catl/kansasday Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning.
Film Screening: Very Young Girls. 7 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. The film is a documentary and exposé of human trafficking that follows 13- and 14-year-old African-American girls as they are seduced, abused, and sold on New York's streets by pimps; while being treated as adult criminals by police. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Freedom Alliance.
Student Recital Series: Vocal Studio of Amy Rosine. 5:45 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Homeschool Tuesdays. 1 to 2:30 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Held the first and last Tuesday of the month, these free classes are expanded versions of the ARTSmart classes and similar to our school tour offerings. Classes will be split by age so that older children may participate in more challenging discussion and activities. Younger children will participate in games or story time activities.
ARTSmart! Class: Museum of Wonder for All Ages. 4:15 to 5:15 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Experience the wonder and variety of the visual world a we explore the many collections of K-State through the Museum of Wonder exhibition. Classes integrate art, science, language arts, math and history and help students develop critical thinking skills. Art projects will feature a wide variety of media.
Career Closet. 8 a.m. to noon, Courtyard, K-State Student Union. Browse our closet of gently used professional attire for upcoming career fairs and interviews. Men and women, all sizes. Monetary and canned food donations accepted with proceeds benefiting the Manhattan Emergency Shelter. Sponsored by Career and Employment Services.
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Men's Basketball: K-State vs. Texas. 7 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
ARTSmart! Class: Museum of Wonder for All Ages. 4:15 to 5:15 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Experience the wonder and variety of the visual world a we explore the many collections of K-State through the Museum of Wonder exhibition. Classes integrate art, science, language arts, math and history and help students develop critical thinking skills. Art projects will feature a wide variety of media.
ARTSmart! Class: Museum of Wonder for Toddlers and Twos. 10:30 to 11 a.m., Beach Museum of Art. Experience the wonder and variety of the visual world a we explore the many collections of K-State through the Museum of Wonder exhibition. Classes integrate art, science, language arts, math and history and help students develop critical thinking skills. Art projects will feature a wide variety of media.
Agri-Industry Career Fair. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. Meet with employers and learn about full-time and internship opportunities with agriculture-related organizations. Promoted by Career and Employment Services.
Thursday, January 31, 2013
Faculty Artist: Paul Hunt, Trombone. 7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
ARTSmart! Class: Museum of Wonder for School Age. 4:15 to 5:15 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Experience the wonder and variety of the visual world a we explore the many collections of K-State through the Museum of Wonder exhibition. Classes integrate art, science, language arts, math and history and help students develop critical thinking skills. Art projects will feature a wide variety of media.
ARTSmart! Class: Museum of Wonder for Ages 2-3. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Beach Museum of Art. Experience the wonder and variety of the visual world a we explore the many collections of K-State through the Museum of Wonder exhibition. Classes integrate art, science, language arts, math and history and help students develop critical thinking skills. Art projects will feature a wide variety of media.
Valentines Workshop for Adults. 6:30 to 8 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Come alone (to make your cards in secret!), bring some friends, or make it a date. We will have all the supplies you need to make Valentines. Reservations required. $10 per person, $7.50 for members.
Friday, February 1, 2013
Performance Series: Sweet Honey In The Rock. 7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. The internationally renowned and Grammy-nominated a cappella ensemble, has been a vital and innovative presence in the music culture of Washington, D.C., and in communities of conscience around the world. Rooted in a deeply held commitment to create music out of the rich textures of African-American traditions, Sweet Honey In The Rock possesses a stunning vocal prowess that captures the complex sounds of blues, spirituals, traditional gospel hymns, rap, reggae, African chants, hip-hop, ancient lullabies and jazz improvisation. Sweet Honey's collective voice, occasionally accompanied by hand percussion instruments, produces a sound filled with soulful harmonies and intricate rhythms. Ticket information or call 532-6428.
S4: Simple Strategies for Student Success. 1 to 5 p.m., Forum Hall and Ballroom, K-State Student Union. The Spring 2013 Teaching Workshop includes interactive presentations that will change the way you teach. Featuring Keynote presenter Dr. Todd Zakrajsek, associate professor in the department of family medicine at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. There will also be an opportunity for faculty to share one teaching idea that works for them during a five-minute rapid fire session. Registration Information. Faculty Exchange for Teaching Excellence and the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning.
Workshop: Making People Care: Planning and Writing Newsletter Content to Increase Engagement and Giving by Susan Berhow. 1 to 3 p.m., Big 12 Room, K-State Student Union. In this workshop, you'll learn how to make people care about what's happening in your department today, choose stories and photos that inspire and increase engagement, and much more. Open to anyone who is repsonsible for a newsletter sent to a K-State alumni or donor audience. Whether you are a seasoned communications professional or new to producing a newsletter, this workshop is for you. RSVP. Hosted by the KSU Foundation.
After Hours: Western Night. 9 p.m. to midnight, Courtyard, K-State Student Union. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
ARTSmart! Class: Museum of Wonder for Ages 4-5. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Beach Museum of Art. Experience the wonder and variety of the visual world a we explore the many collections of K-State through the Museum of Wonder exhibition. Classes integrate art, science, language arts, math and history and help students develop critical thinking skills. Art projects will feature a wide variety of media.
Saturday, February 2, 2013
Women's Basketball: K-State vs. Kansas. 2 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.
S4: Simple Strategies for Student Success. 9 to 11:45 a.m., Alumni Center. The Spring 2013 Teaching Workshop includes interactive presentations that will change the way you teach. Following opening remarks by Coach Bill Snyder, there will be a pancake breakfast and a workshop led by Dr. Todd Zakrajsek. Registration Information. Faculty Exchange for Teaching Excellence and the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Sunday, February 3, 2013
Wildcat Writing and Research Consultations. 6 to 9 p.m., 2nd floor, Hale Library. Writing Center tutors will offer free help with papers for all classes. Sponsored by the Writing Center Tutors and the K-State Librarians.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Annual Family Valentines Workshop. 1:30 to 3 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. All the lace, ribbon and bling you need to create handmade Valentines, plus refreshments. This is a great chance for families to have fun together. $5 per child, $3 members, reservations are not required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
WEEK 3.
13th calendar day.
Monday, February 4, 2013
Free Walk-In Portraits for Faculty and Staff. 10 a.m. to noon, and 1 to 3 p.m., Dole Hall. Drop in to Dole Hall for your head and shoulders sitting.
Dancing with the K-State Stars. 7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Featuring Chelsie Hightower. Tickets availabe at McCain Box Office, or call 532-6428. Tickets are free for students, $5 for non-students, and $5 for a meet and greet with Chelsie Hightower. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
K-State Strengths Week. Feb. 4-8, K-State Campus. Committed to undergraduate education and the academic success of students, Kansas State University has partnered with Gallup to become a strengths-based campus in an effort to increase student retention, engagement and the overall well-being of our undergraduate students. Students will have opportunities to learn about their top five strengths and how to get the most out of those strengths during StrengthsQuest Week. Click here for a schedule of events. Hosted by the Advocates for StrengthsQuest.
Faculty and Student Artists: Women in Music. 7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Resumé Critique. 1 to 3 p.m., Holtz Hall. Stop by to get your resumé prepared for upcoming career fairs and interviews. No appointment necessary. Sponsored by Career and Employment Services.
Grand Opening of Righteous Among the Nations Exhibit. 4:30 to 6 p.m., Fifth Floor, Hale Library. Please join special guests Consul General Paulina Kapuscinska from the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Chicago and Provost April Mason as we formally open the exhibit with a reception from 4:30 to 5 p.m. followed by formal remarks and ribbon cutting. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the College of Education, K-State Libraries and the School of Leadership Studies.
Instructor drops for non-attendance due in Enrollment Services.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Study Abroad Fair. 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Courtyard, K-State Student Union. Daas is the national ACSA Distinguished Professor of Architecture and also chairperson of the department of architecture at Ball State University. He is also an award-winning fiction writer and poet. Lecture is free and open to the public Hosted by the Study Abroad Office.
K-State Strengths Week. Feb. 4-8, K-State Campus. Committed to undergraduate education and the academic success of students, Kansas State University has partnered with Gallup to become a strengths-based campus in an effort to increase student retention, engagement and the overall well-being of our undergraduate students. Students will have opportunities to learn about their top five strengths and how to get the most out of those strengths during StrengthsQuest Week. Click here for a schedule of events. Hosted by the Advocates for StrengthsQuest.
SafeZone Training: Becoming the Ally. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Room 227, K-State Student Union. Individuals are trained to become SafeZone allies who provide "safe zones" where individuals affected by homophobia, hateful acts, & sexual violence can safely go for support and assistance. Register here. Presented by SafeZone at K-State.
Student Recital Series: Heather Gering and Katie Helmer, Clarinet & Bassoon. 7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Homeschool Tuesdays. 1 to 2:30 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Held the first and last Tuesday of the month, these free classes are expanded versions of the ARTSmart classes and similar to our school tour offerings. Classes will be split by age so that older children may participate in more challenging discussion and activities. Younger children will participate in games or story time activities.
Exhibit: Righteous Among the Nations. Hale Library Building Hours, Feb. 4-28, Second Floor, Hale Library. The exhibit is a tribute to some of the Polish Righteous Among the Nations. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the College of Education, K-State Libraries and the School of Leadership Studies.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Women's Basketball: K-State vs. Oklahoma. 7 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.
K-State Strengths Week. Feb. 4-8, K-State Campus. Committed to undergraduate education and the academic success of students, Kansas State University has partnered with Gallup to become a strengths-based campus in an effort to increase student retention, engagement and the overall well-being of our undergraduate students. Students will have opportunities to learn about their top five strengths and how to get the most out of those strengths during StrengthsQuest Week. Click here for a schedule of events. Hosted by the Advocates for StrengthsQuest.
Lecture: Nikki Giovanni. 7 p.m., Alumni Center. Come join the Black Student Union at our annual black history month speaker event. This year we are bringing Nikki Giovanni, world-renowned poet, writer, commentator, activist, and educator. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the K-State Black Student Union.
Exhibition: Konza: Sculpture by John Powers. July 9, 2012 through May 31, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. Konza is a large kinetic sculpture inspired by the natural beauty and movement of the nearby Konza prairie, and is the newest addition to the Beach Museum of Art's permanent collection. For museum hours and exhibit details, see the website.
Early Expressions Children's Art Display. February 6 through 10, 2012. Beach Museum of Art. Join us in celebrating the talent of USD 383 students, on display in the UMB Theatre. This program is sponsored by the Manhattan-Ogden Public School Foundation.
Meet the Music. 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. K-State's Music Department and the Beach Museum of Art team together to present a public mid-day performance featuring vocal students.
Career Closet. Noon to 4 p.m., Holtz Hall. Browse our closet of gently used professional attire for upcoming career fairs and interviews. Men and women, all sizes. Monetary and canned food donations accepted with proceeds benefiting the Manhattan Emergency Shelter. Sponsored by Career and Employment Services.
Walk-in Wednesday. Noon to 4 p.m., Holtz Hall. Drop by to have your resumé reviewed or to ask a quick question. No appointment necessary. Sponsored by Career & Employment Services.
Classified Senate Meeting. Noon, Cottonwood Room, K-State Student Union.
Exhibit: Righteous Among the Nations. Hale Library Building Hours, Feb. 4-28, Second Floor, Hale Library. The exhibit is a tribute to some of the Polish Righteous Among the Nations. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the College of Education, K-State Libraries and the School of Leadership Studies.
Behind the Scenes Tour of Special Collections. 5 to 6:30 p.m., Fifth Floor, Hale Library. A reception featuring our new exhibit "Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections" and exclusive tours in the closed stacks of the Special Collections, normally only accessible to Libraries' staff. Must be a member of The Friends of the K-State Libraries to attend. You can send in your membership gift prior to February 6th or bring it to the event for entrance. Sponsored by the Friends of the K-State Libraries.
This page lists events starting on Monday, January 7, 2013 and continuing for 31 days.