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Thursday, March 28, 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.
Film: Virtuosity. 6 p.m., 126, Nichols Hall. Free admission. Part of a movie series sponsored by the Department of Computing and Information Sciences.
Exhibition: Chosen Roles and Hidden Wants by Ashley Padgett. March 25 to April 5, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. A closing reception will be held Friday, April 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Lecture: Failing Better by Chip Kidd. 1:30 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Kidd is an internationally recognized graphic designer and writer. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art Visiting Artists Series for the 2012-2013 Season.
Guest Artist: John Ellis, Trumpet. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
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.
Lecture: Artist Fred Wilson: Museum Therapist by Fred Wilson. 7 p.m., Room 114, Willard Hall. Fred Wilson will share his experiences as an artist and self-described "museum therapist" who inspires and challenges museums to be more aware of the stories they tell. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art Visiting Artists Series for the 2012-2013 Season. Presented in collaboration with the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art and K-State Libraries in support of the Museum of Wonder exhibition.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Friday, March 29, 2013
Lecture: Inference in Hybrid Decision Networks Using Mixtures of Polynomials, by Dr. Prakash P. Shenoy. 12:30 p.m. - Part I, 4:30 p.m. - Part II, 202 K-State Student Union and 122 Nichols Hall respectively. Dr. Prakash P. Shenoy is from the University of Kansas. Part of the K-State Computing and Information Sciences Distinguished Lecturer Series.
Coffee Hour Series: Cyprus. 4 to 5 p.m., Multipurpose Room, International Student Center. Presented by Thomaida Polydorou. Refreshments typical of the student's home country will be served following the presentation. Free and open to the public. Part of the Spring 2013 Coffee Hour Series, presented by International Student & Scholar Services.
Film: Les Miserables. 8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $2. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
After Hours: Xclusive. 9 p.m., Union Station, K-State Student Union. Kenneth "Xclusive" Paryo, as seen on America's Got Talent, is a dancer and comedian. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Chosen Roles and Hidden Wants by Ashley Padgett. March 25 to April 5, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. A closing reception will be held Friday, April 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Enameling Workshop by Sarah Perkins. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Room 318, Willard Hall. Perkins is an internationally recognized metalsmith and enamelist. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art Visiting Artists Series for the 2012-2013 Season.
Lecture: Personal Work by Sarah Perkins. 3:30 p.m., Room 122, Willard Hall. Perkins is an internationally recognized metalsmith and enamelist. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art Visiting Artists Series for the 2012-2013 Season.
Reading: Danielle Evans, fiction writer. 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Fiction writer Danielle Evans will read from her work. Sponsored by the Department of English.
University and Guest Ensemble: K-State Trumpet Ensemble and Crane School of Music Trumpet Ensemble. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
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.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Saturday, March 30, 2013
Border(less) Identities: Regional Graduate Student Literature Conference. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Big 12 Room, K-State Student Union. Register here. Sponsored by the Department of English.
CrossFit Free Intro Workout. 10 a.m., Room 4, Natatorium. Try out a free CrossFit Intro workout scaled for beginners and learn more about high intensity exercise and its benefits. All fitness levels are welcome. Sponsored by the Department of Kinesiology.
Film: Les Miserables. 7 & 10:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $3. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Chosen Roles and Hidden Wants by Ashley Padgett. March 25 to April 5, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. A closing reception will be held Friday, April 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Sunday, March 31, 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.
Film: Les Miserables. 8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $3. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Chosen Roles and Hidden Wants by Ashley Padgett. March 25 to April 5, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. A closing reception will be held Friday, April 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
WEEK 10.
69th calendar day.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Monday, April 1, 2013
Neff Lecture: Dripping, Jetting, Drops and Wetting: The Magic of Microfluidics by David Weitz. 4:30 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. David Weitz is the Mallinckrodt professor of physics and applied physics at Harvard University. Free and open to the public. Part of the James R. Neff Lectureship sponsored by the Department of Physics.
Film: For The Next 7 Generations. 6:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. A movie about the International Council of 13 Indigenous Grandmothers, three of which are Native American. Sponsored by the Native American Student Association, American Ethnic Studies, Department of English, and the Flint Hills Wisdom Keepers Foundation.
Film: Lbs. 7 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Lbs. tells the story of a man struggling with food addiction. Following the film, Carmine Famiglietti, who is the lead actor, writer, and one of the producers, will discuss the film and answer any questions. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by SNAC (Sensible Nutrition And body image Choices), SGA, and the Lafene Health Center.
Exhibition: Chosen Roles and Hidden Wants by Ashley Padgett. March 25 to April 5, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. A closing reception will be held Friday, April 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Student Recital Series: Wayne DeCamp, Composition. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Last day to drop a regular session course.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Baseball: K-State vs. Nebraska. 6:30 p.m., Tointon Family Stadium.
SafeZone Advanced Training: Bullying at the Workplace. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Room 226, K-State Student Union. This training will address and recognize various forms of workplace bullying and suggest ways to confront bullies and prevent future incidents of bullying at workplace. Register here. Presented by SafeZone at K-State.
Exhibition: Chosen Roles and Hidden Wants by Ashley Padgett. March 25 to April 5, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. A closing reception will be held Friday, April 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Guest Artists: Sofia Cabruja and Carlos Lama, Piano. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
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.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
WNIT Semifinals in Women's Basketball: K-State vs. Utah. 7 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.
Baseball: K-State vs. Nebraska Omaha. 6:30 p.m., Tointon Family Stadium.
Presentation: iPad User Tips by Dennis Devenney. 9 a.m., Comm Tips Connect Meeting Room. No need to register. Just sign in as a guest to attend. Part of the Comm Tips Online Communication Series sponsored by the Department of Communications.
Lecture: History and Highlights of the K-Stater Magazine by Tim Lindemuth. Noon to 1 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. As part of K-State's nine-month celebration and more specifically the 150th Brown Bag Lunch and Lecture Series.
Exhibition: Chosen Roles and Hidden Wants by Ashley Padgett. March 25 to April 5, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. A closing reception will be held Friday, April 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Student Recital Series: Bassoon Studio of Susan Maxwell. 5:45 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Student Recital Series: Jessica Huey, Soprano. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
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. 12:30 p.m., Staterooms, K-State Student Union.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Thursday, April 4, 2013
K-State Employee Orientation. 8:30 to 10:45 a.m. for classified employees and 9:30 a.m. to noon for unclassified staff and faculty, 103 Edwards Hall. The program is designed to welcome and orient new faculty and staff members to K-State. See the enrollment instructions. Sponsored by the Division of Human Resources.
Take Back the Night. 8 p.m. Speaker, 9 p.m. March, Bosco Plaza.
Exhibition: Chosen Roles and Hidden Wants by Ashley Padgett. March 25 to April 5, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. A closing reception will be held Friday, April 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Lecture: Representing Representation by Daniel Dallmann. 5:45 p.m., Room 114, Willard Hall. Dallmann is a nationally recognized artist. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art Visiting Artists Series for the 2012-2013 Season.
Student Recital Series: Rachel Guilfoyle, Clarinet. 5:45 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Student Recital Series: Jessica Luczak, Soprano. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Friday, April 5, 2013
Baseball: K-State vs. Texas Tech. 6:30 p.m., Tointon Family Stadium.
Lecture: Finding systematicity in apparent chaos: The study of language variation with quantitative methods by Earl Brown. 4 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. Brown, assistant professor of Spanish, will give the modern languages department spring Signatures Lecture. Sponsored by the Department of Modern Languages.
Lecture: Contesting Topsy: John Newton Hyde's Anti-Racist Illustrations of African American Children by Robin Bernstein. 4 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. Bernstein is an Associate Professor of African and African American Studies and of Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Harvard University. Sponsored by the Department of English.
Workshop: Making People Care: Planning and Writing Newsletter Content to Increase Engagement and Giving by Susan Berhow. 1 to 3 p.m., Room 123, Leadership Studies Building. 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.
Film: Gangster Squad. 8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $2. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Chosen Roles and Hidden Wants by Ashley Padgett. March 25 to April 5, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. A closing reception will be held Friday, April 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Theater: SpringDance 2013. 7:30 p.m., April 5-6, McCain Auditorium. Tickets available from McCain box office. Presented by the School of Music, Theatre, and Dance.
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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Saturday, April 6, 2013
Baseball: K-State vs. Texas Tech. 2 p.m., Tointon Family Stadium.
Dog-n-Jog. 8 a.m. to noon, West parking lot of Mosier Hall. Dog-n-Jog is a fundraiser for the junior veterinary class as well as KSDS which is a non-profit organization that trains service dogs for those in need. Includes 10k, 5k, and 1.5k; prizes and silent auction. Dogs not necessary to attend. Sponsored by the College of Veterinary Medicine.
Film: Season for Nonviolence Conference "Fire & Ice: Active Approaches to Nonviolence". 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., 109 Justin Hall. Register online to join us. Admission is free and a lunch bar will be provided. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
CrossFit Free Intro Workout. 10 a.m., Room 4, Natatorium. Try out a free CrossFit Intro workout scaled for beginners and learn more about high intensity exercise and its benefits. All fitness levels are welcome. Sponsored by the Department of Kinesiology.
International Week: International Parade and Game Day. 2 to 3:30 p.m., From the International Student Center to Bosco Plaza. Join us for the international parade by proudly carrying your country's flag across campus to the Game Day celebrations where you can experience different culture's traditional games with the international community. Sponsored by the Union Program Council, Student Governing Association, International Coordinating Council, and more.
Film: Gangster Squad. 7 & 9:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $3. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Theater: SpringDance 2013. 7:30 p.m., April 5-6, McCain Auditorium. Tickets available from McCain box office. Presented by the School of Music, Theatre, and Dance.
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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Sunday, April 7, 2013
Baseball: K-State vs. Texas Tech. 1 p.m., Tointon Family Stadium.
International Week: International Fashion Show. 4:30 to 6 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Find out what people wear all around the world as they walk down the ramp in their traditional outfits. Sponsored by the Union Program Council, Student Governing Association, International Coordinating Council, and more.
K-State for All: Disability Awareness Week Kickoff. 6 to 8 p.m., Lobby, Derby Dining Center. Fun and food! Features a free meal, disability awareness trivia, bingo, and prizes. Sponsored by the Disability Support Services and Association of Residence Halls. A part of K-State For All! 2013 Disability Awareness Week.
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.
Film: Gangster Squad. 8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $3. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Student Recital Series: Percussion Studio of Kurt Gartner. 1:15 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Student Recital Series: Bryce Craig, Composition. 3 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
WEEK 11.
76th calendar day.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Monday, April 8, 2013
Lecture: Feeding a Hungry World: The Past, Present, and Future of Livestock Nutrition Around the Globe by Dr. E.R. Orskov. 2 to 4 p.m., 123, Weber Hall. Dr. E.R. Orskov of the Macauley Land Use Research Institute in Aberdeen, Scotland, is a pioneer in the field of animal nutrition research, providing expertise to enhance efficiency of animal protein production in developing nations around the world. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Department of Animal Sciences and Industry.
International Week: Cultural Exhibition. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Courtyard, K-State Student Union. Share your culture or be blown away with the diversity K-State international students have to offer KSU and the Manhattan Community. Sponsored by the Union Program Council, Student Governing Association, International Coordinating Council, and more.
Community Cinema: The Island President. 7 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. After bringing democracy to his country, President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives, the lowest-lying country in the world, takes up the fight to keep his homeland from disappearing under the sea. Free and open to the public. Discussion following film screening. Sponsored by the School of Leadership Studies.
Film: The Bully Project. 8 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. A documentary on peer-to-peer bullying in schools across America. Free admission. Sponsored by the Union Program Council. Part of K-State For All! 2013 Disability Awareness Week.
Exhibition: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Student Recital Series: Percussion Studio of Kurt Gartner. 5:45 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
University Ensemble: Flute Ensemble. 7:30 p.m., Room 204, McCain Auditorium. Karen McLaughlin Large, Conductor. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Student Recital Series: Percussion Studio of Kurt Gartner. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Design Expo. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ballroom, Alumni Center. Visit with a wide range of Architecture, Interiors, Landscape Architecture, and Graphic Design firms looking for interns and full-time employees. Promoted by Career and Employment Services.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Baseball: K-State vs. Wichita State. 6:30 p.m., Tointon Family Stadium.
Vernon Larson Lecture: Australian Partnerships: A Global Strategy by Randall Tosh. Luncheon: 11:45 a.m. (reservations required), Lecture: 12:15 p.m. Ballroom, Holiday Inn. Luncheon is $15. Sponsored by the Friends of International Programs.
Performance Series: Alison Balsom and the Scottish Ensemble. 7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Recently crowned Female Artist of the Year for the second time at the Classic BRITs, Alison Balsom has cemented an international reputation as one of classical music's great ambassadors and is ranked among the most distinctive and groundbreaking musicians on the international circuit today. Balsom has also been honored with numerous awards by Classic FM, Gramophone and ECHO Klassik. Ticket information or call 532-6428.
Disability Awareness Week: Inclusion and Awareness Discussions: Student Panel. 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 127 Leadership Studies Building. Students with disabilities share their experiences on campus as it relates to their academic careers. Sponsored by the emPower Cats. A part of K-State For All! 2013 Disability Awareness Week.
International Week: Dance Lessons. 3 to 6 p.m., International Student Center. Want to be a Bollywood star or learn a few new dance moves? Join us in learning dances from around the world. Sponsored by the Union Program Council, Student Governing Association, International Coordinating Council, and more.
Exhibition: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Student Recital Series: Percussion Studio of Kurt Gartner. 5:45 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Student Recital Series: Sticks and Strings. 7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Division of Facilities Van Operator Training. 9:30 to 11:30 a.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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Lecture: Craig Morris. 10 a.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. Craig Morris is the director and supervisory research chemist at the USDA-ARS Western Wheat Quality Laboratory and editor-in-chief for the journal Cereal Chemistry. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Department of Grain Science and Industry.
Lecture: Making History: How K-State Olathe Wrote a New Chapter for Higher Education by Karin Brownlee. Noon to 1 p.m., Big 12 Room, K-State Student Union. Karin Brownlee, former Kansas state representative, will present a lecture as part of K-State's nine-month celebration and more specifically its Brown Bag Lunch and Lecture Series. Bring your lunch and be part of history. K-State Sesquicentennial merchandise will be given to those in attendance. Free and open to the public. Part of the 150th Brownbag Lunch and Lecture Series.
Presentation: Planning Your Communication Strategy by Sarah Caldwell Hancock. 9 a.m., Comm Tips Connect Meeting Room. No need to register. Just sign in as a guest to attend. Part of the Comm Tips Online Communication Series sponsored by the Department of Communications.
Disability Awareness Week: Inclusion and Awareness Discussions: Student Panel. 10:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m., 127 Leadership Studies Building. Students with disabilities share their experiences on campus as it relates to their academic careers. Sponsored by the emPower Cats. A part of K-State For All! 2013 Disability Awareness Week.
International Week: Panel Discussion: International Student Growth Over the Last 150 Years. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Join the international community in learning about K-State's international student and scholar growth over the past 150 years with K-State International Student Alumni. Sponsored by the Union Program Council, Student Governing Association, International Coordinating Council, and more.
Exhibition: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Student Recital Series: Percussion Studio of Kurt Gartner. 5:45 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Student Recital Series: Percussion Studio of Kurt Gartner. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
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 student performance featuring saxophone students.
Gallery Walk: Whistler's Venice. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Journey back to 19th-Century Italy for an informal exploration of "An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy" with curator Liz Seaton and K-State art professor Jason Scuilla. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Beach Museum of Art.
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.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Invested Faculty: Late-Career Faculty Inaugural Event. 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Main Ballroom, Alumni Center. There is value in what we possess as we age and we want to support the foundation of this institution: our committed, loyal base of senior faculty. We hope to facilitate your questions, concerns, and much more! Coach Bill Snyder and C. Clyde Jones will be special guests at the event. Register here. Visit www.k-state.edu/catl/investedfaculty for more information. Sponsored by the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning.
Presentation: Jessica Cox: Motivational Speaker on Disability Awareness. 7 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. Jessica Cox is an international motivational speaker. Born without arms, Jessica now flies airplanes, drives cars and otherwise lives a normal life using her feet as others use their hands. Following the presentation, awards will be presented to those faculty and staff who go above and beyond in assisting student success in a ceremony. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Disability Support Services. A part of K-State For All! 2013 Disability Awareness Week.
Disability Awareness Week: Inclusion and Awareness Discussions: Student Panel. 9:30 a.m., 127 Leadership Studies Building. Students with disabilities share their experiences on campus as it relates to their academic careers. Sponsored by the emPower Cats. A part of K-State For All! 2013 Disability Awareness Week.
Jessica Cox: Motivational Speaker on Disability Awareness. 7 p.m., Town Hall, Leadership Studies Building. Jessica Cox is an international motivational speaker. Born without arms, Jessica now flies airplanes, drives cars and otherwise lives a normal life using her feet as others use their hands. Learn more about her amazing accomplishments. Following the presentation, awards will be presented to those faculty and staff who go above and beyond in assisting student success in a ceremony. Sponsored by the emPower Cats and the Office of the Provost. A part of K-State For All! 2013 Disability Awareness Week.
K-STEP Panel on Transgender Issues. 2 to 4 p.m., Room 226, K-State Student Union. Kansas Statewide Transgender Education Project (K-STEP) executive director, Stephanie Mott and Flint Hills PFLAG President, Sue Gerth, will be available for a discussion of transgenderism and to show support for transgender Kansans and their families. Register here. Presented by SafeZone at K-State.
Exhibition: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
First Job 411. 4 p.m., Big 12 Room, K-State Student Union. Explore what to expect in the workplace. A panel of employers and recent graduates will share their experiences, offer insight, and discuss strategies for success as you begin your career journey. Promoted by the Career and Employment Services.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Friday, April 12, 2013
Women's Tennis: K-State vs. Texas Tech. 1 p.m., Georgia Bulldog Invitational.
Coffee Hour Series: Tajikistan. 4 to 5 p.m., Multipurpose Room, International Student Center. Presented by Nodira Davlyatova. Refreshments typical of the student's home country will be served following the presentation. Free and open to the public. Part of the Spring 2013 Coffee Hour Series, presented by International Student & Scholar Services.
Relay for Life of Kansas State University. 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., Old Stadium. An annual all-night fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Register online or at the event for $10 as an individual or on a team, and raise $100 to get food at the event. Otherwise, just show up and have a blast with your friends, clubs, fraternities, sororities, etc. Let's fight back and create more birthdays. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society.
Exhibition: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Reading: Susan Jackson Rodgers, fiction writer. 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Fiction writer Susan Jackson Rodgers will read from her work. Sponsored by the Department of English.
Student Recital Series: K-State Music Program Honors Recital. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Early Release Workshop for Families. 2 to 3:30 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. View the exhibition "An America in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and his Legacy" and create your own linoleum block print. Ages 6 and up since sharp tools will be used. Cost is $5 per child, $3 for members. Reservations required. Sponsored by the Beach Museum of Art.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Saturday, April 13, 2013
Women's Tennis: K-State vs. Texas. 1 p.m., Georgia Bulldog Invitational.
Relay for Life of Kansas State University. 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., Old Stadium. An annual all-night fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Register online or at the event for $10 as an individual or on a team, and raise $100 to get food at the event. Otherwise, just show up and have a blast with your friends, clubs, fraternities, sororities, etc. Let's fight back and create more birthdays. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society.
CrossFit Free Intro Workout. 10 a.m., Room 4, Natatorium. Try out a free CrossFit Intro workout scaled for beginners and learn more about high intensity exercise and its benefits. All fitness levels are welcome. Sponsored by the Department of Kinesiology.
Hallows and Horcruxes Ball 6: A Wizard Rock Concert for Literacy. 7 p.m. to midnight, Alumni Center. Featuring performances by The Whomping Willows, Alex Carpenter, Lauren Fairweather, Ministry of Magic, Tonks and the Aurors, Justin Finch-Fletchley and the Sugar Quills, and Seen and Unforeseen. Ticket information. Sponsored by the Children's and Adolescent Literature Community, the Department of English, the K-State Harry Potter Alliance, and more.
International Week: International Dance Night. 9 p.m. to midnight, Union Station, K-State Student Union. Be a part of a fun-filled night of dancing and socializing. Sponsored by the Union Program Council, Student Governing Association, International Coordinating Council, and more.
Exhibition: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Sunday, April 14, 2013
International Week: International Talent Show. 4 to 6 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. K-Staters showcase their diverse talents for the enjoyment of their peers at the finale event of the International Week 2013. Sponsored by the Union Program Council, Student Governing Association, International Coordinating Council, and more.
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: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Student Recital Series: Percussion Studio of Kurt Gartner. 1:15 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Student Recital Series: Percussion Studio of Kurt Gartner. 3 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
WEEK 12.
83rd calendar day.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Monday, April 15, 2013
The Brain and the Alexander Technique. 3:30 to 5 p.m., Room 026, Nichols Hall. A Year of the Brain seminar with visiting professor and composer, Mio Morales. Sponsored by the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning.
Finding Mama In Academia: An Examination of the Impact of Black Female Professors on the Success of Black Students by Tosha Sampson-Choma. Noon, Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. Sampson-Choma's current study involves an ethnographic approach to understanding the impact of black female instructors on their students. While the project is in an early stage, it will undoubtedly contribute to the current research on the retention of students of color at predominantly white institutions.
Junior Day. 8:30 a.m., K-State Student Union.
Exhibition: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Student Recital Series: Vanessa Bell and Robert Hamilton, Soprano & Tenor. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Lecture: Algorithms Meet Art, Puzzles, and Magic by Erik Demaine. 2:30 p.m., 102, Cardwell Hall. Erik Demaine is from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab. Free and open to the public. Part of the Friends of Mathematics Lecture Series sponsored by the Department of Mathematics.
2013 Faculty and Unclassified Professionals Retiree Ceremony. 4 p.m., Main floor, Alumni Center. This is a time to recognize, honor and celebrate those who have contributed to the success of Kansas State University during their careers here. Sponsored by the Faculty Senate.
Adamchak Lecture: Adaptation vs. Coping in Response to Climate Change in the U.S. and Latin America by Dr. Cornelia Flora and Dr. Jan Flora. 5 to 6 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Cornelia Flora is a Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University. Jan Flora is an Iowa State University Professor of Sociology and Extension Community Sociologist. Free and open to the public. Part of the Donald J. Adamchak Distinguished Lecture Series sponsored by the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work.
Dan Upson Lecture: Personal Financial Management by Rachel (Ramsey) Cruze. 7 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Rachel (Ramsey) Cruze, the daughter of recognized financial commentator and expert Dave Ramsey, will share ways to eliminate debt, increase personal wealth and live a full life. A Q&A session will follow the lecture. Free and open to the public. Part of the Food For Thought's Dr. Dan Upson Lecture Series.
Exhibition: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Student Recital Series: Bret McCandless, Cello. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Lecture: Past, Present and Future of Graduate Education at K-State by Bob Kruh and Carol Shanklin. Noon to 1 p.m., Flint Hills Room, K-State Student Union. Bob Kruh, past dean of the Graduate School, and Carol Shanklin, current dean of the Graduate School, will lecture over Graduate Education at K-State. Bring your lunch and be part of history. K-State Sesquicentennial merchandise will be given to those in attendance. Free and open to the public. Part of the 150th Brownbag Lunch and Lecture Series.
Lecture: On the Blackness of Post-Blackness by Cameron Leader-Picone. 3:30 p.m., Room 226 and Ballroom, K-State Student Union. Leader-Picone is an Assistant Professor in the Department of English. Free and open to the public. Part of the Spring Colloquia Series sponsored by the Department of English.
Presentation: Social Media: Where to Get Social Media Content by Elaine Edwards. 9 a.m., Comm Tips Connect Meeting Room. No need to register. Just sign in as a guest to attend. Part of the Comm Tips Online Communication Series sponsored by the Department of Communications.
Exhibition: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Faculty Artist: David Pickering, Organ. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
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.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Chet Peters Lecture: Supporting All Students: Strategies for LGBT Student Success by Dr. Kristen Renn. 10:30 a.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Renn is a Professor of Higher, Adult, and Lifelong Education at Michigan State University. Free and open to the public. Part of the Chester E. Peters Lectures in Student Development Series.
Open Forum: Council on Parking Operations. 3:30 to 5 p.m., Big 12 Room, K-State Student Union. The council will discuss proposed changes to K-State bicycle regulations. A full list of proposed changes is available here. Presented by K-State Parking Services.
West Hansen and the Amazon Express: A Journey of Discovery & Endurance. 4 to 5 p.m., K-State Olathe. National Geographic-sponsored ultramarathoner West Hansen, who led the first expedition to paddle the length of the Amazon River from its newly discovered source, will discuss his journey, touching on the Amazon as a natural, cultural, and economic resource. Sponsored by the Urban Water Institute at K-State Olathe.
Exhibition: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Student Recital Series: General Student Recital. 11:30 a.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Student Recital Series: Joshua Bonilla, Composition. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Friday, April 19, 2013
Women's Tennis: K-State vs. Iowa State. 1 p.m., Georgia Bulldog Invitational.
Training: Web of Science Database. 1:30 p.m., Room 301, Hale Library. This training session is intended for researchers, faculty, and students. Learn how to use the Web of Science to utilize your research time more efficiently. Sponsored by the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs.
For Sophomores Only. Friday evening and Saturday morning, K-State Student Union and Alumni Center. An introduction to K-State and University life for high school sophomores. This event is sponsored by the Alumni Association and put on by the Student Alumni Board. K-State Alumni Association.
Exhibition: The Elegance of Structure by Jarred Pfeiffer. April 8-19, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. An opening reception will be held Monday, April 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Part of the Department of Art MFA Thesis Exhibitions for the 2013 Spring Season.
Performance: Chris Thompson and Steven Spooner, baritone and piano. 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. The Concert Series is a cultural outreach program from The Friends of the K-State Libraries. Seating is limited. Register here. Sponsorships are also available which include seasons tickets. Part of the Hale Library Concert Series sponsored by the Friends of the K-State Libraries.
University Ensemble: In-A-Chord. 7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Admission is charged. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Student Recital Series: Drew Hansen, Baritone. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Saturday, April 20, 2013
For Sophomores Only. Friday evening and Saturday morning, K-State Student Union and Alumni Center. An introduction to K-State and University life for high school sophomores. This event is sponsored by the Alumni Association and put on by the Student Alumni Board. K-State Alumni Association.
K-State All-University Open House. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., A variety of entertainment, food and exhibits await you at K-State's largest annual event. Many activities will support the Open House theme, "Experience the Tradition. Be the Future." in celebration of K-State's 150th year. Be sure to check out the schedule of events for Open House. No reservations are required at this free event.
CrossFit Free Intro Workout. 10 a.m., Room 4, Natatorium. Try out a free CrossFit Intro workout scaled for beginners and learn more about high intensity exercise and its benefits. All fitness levels are welcome. Sponsored by the Department of Kinesiology.
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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Kansas State University Open House. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Join us for a gallery search with prizes and refreshments. In honor of K-State's 150th birthday works from the museum’s John Steuart Curry collection will be on display in the auditorium.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
All-University Open House 9AM to 3PM.
Sunday, April 21, 2013
Women's Tennis: K-State vs. West Virginia/a>. 11 a.m., Georgia Bulldog Invitational.
Performance Series: Itzhak Perlman. 4 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Itzhak Perlman enjoys a superstar status rarely afforded a classical musician. Beloved for his charm and humanity as well as his talent, he is treasured by audiences throughout the world who respond not only to his remarkable artistry, but also to his irrepressible joy in making music. In January 2009 Perlman performed at the inauguration of President Barack Obama with clarinetist Anthony McGill, pianist Gabriela Montero and cellist Yo-Yo Ma, premiering a piece written for the occasion by John Williams. In December 2003 the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts granted Perlman a Kennedy Center Honor celebrating his distinguished achievements and contributions to the cultural and educational life of our nation. Ticket information or call 532-6428.
13th Annual Developing Scholars Research Symposium. 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. The Developing Scholars Program would like to invite the campus to its 13th annual Research Poster Symposium. Each Scholar has created a poster displaying their research process and findings and will be available for further discussion in their area of study. The event is come and go with remarks given at 2 o’clock. Sponsored by the Developing Scholars Program.
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.
Student Recital Series: Austin Curnutt and Josh Peterson, Clarinet & Bass Clarinet. 1:15 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Student Recital Series: Mallory Rathbun and Sarah Wirtz, Voice. 3 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
WEEK 13.
90th calendar day.
Monday, April 22, 2013
L.T. Fan Lecture: Renewable Fuels: A Challenge for Technology or for Policy? by Harvey W. Blanch. 2:30 p.m., Fiedler Hall Auditorium. Blanch is the Merck professor of biochemical engineering in the department of chemical and biomolecular engineering at the University of California, Berkeley. Free and open to the public. Part of the L.T. Fan Lectureship sponsored by the Department of Chemical Engineering.
Real leadership comes from within by food engineer and K-State graduate Adam Tank. 3 p.m., Town Hall, Leadership Studies Building. Tank will speak about his global experiences and how he challenges his coworkers to push their limits and aspire to be the best they can be.
Faculty Artists: Konza Wind Quintet. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Orientation and Enrollment for transfer students for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Lecture: Dr. Theresa Hammond. 4 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Hammond is the author of "A White Collar Profession," and will discuss the underrepresentation of African-Americans in the rise of the accounting profession. In addition, she will discuss the history behind this statistic and some of the challenges faced by minorities in entering the field, as well as some of the strategies used that enabled African-Americans to become CPAs. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by Beta Alpha Psi.
K-State Earth Day Celebration. 3:30 to 5 p.m., K-State Alumni Center. Celebrate the work by students, faculty, and staff to make K-State a more Earth-friendly campus. Sponsored by office of sustainability, K-State EcoReps, office of the provost and the Division of Continuing Education.
Student Recital Series: D.J. Davis, Baritone. 7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
University Ensemble: K-State Orchestra. 7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. David Littrell, Conductor. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Orientation and Enrollment for transfer students for Summer/Fall 2013 Terms.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Lecture: History of Animal Sciences and Industry and the College of Agriculture by Miles McKee. Noon to 1 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. McKee, professor of animal sciences and industry, will lecture as part of K-State's nine-month 150th celebration and its Brown Bag Lunch and Lecture Series. Bring your lunch and be part of history.
Panel Discussion: Conversations About Diversity. 3:30 to 4:45 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. Come and join a round table discussion consisting of six faculty members at Kansas State University who will informally talk about their experiences working with first- and second- year students on issues of human difference. Speakers include Doug Benson (Modern Language), Melia Fritch (K-State Libraries), JohnElla Holmes (American Ethnic Studies), Cheryl Ragar (American Ethnic Studies), Shireen Roshanravan (Women's Studies), and Lisa Tatonetti (English). Sponsored by the Composition, Rhetoric and Literature Program in the Department of English, and the Rhetoric and Composition Society.
Classified Employee Recognition Ceremony. 2 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. The ceremony will honor employees with years of service and retirees as well as present the Classified Employee of the Year award and the Classified Award of Excellence. Sponsored by the K-State Classified Senate.
University Ensemble: K-State Percussion Ensemble. 7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Kurt Gartner, Conductor. 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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
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.
36th Annual Classified Employee Recognition Ceremony. 2 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. Please plan on attending this special ceremony for classified employees. Sponsored by the Classified Senate.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Provost's Lecture Series: From the Art of Teaching to the Science of Learning: Using Evidence- and Research-Based Strategies in the Classroom. 3:30 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. Presented by Sanjay Rebello, associate professor of physics and 2012-2013 Coffman chair for distinguished teaching scholars. Part of the Provost's Lecture Series.
Dressler Lecture: Sieves In Number Theory by Roger Baker. 2:30 p.m., 102, Cardwell Hall. Baker is a professor in the Department of Mathematics at Brigham Young University. Free and open to the public. Part of the Isidore and Hilda Dressler Lecture Series sponsored by the Department of Mathematics.
Social Media Roundtable. 11 a.m., Room 401, 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.
University Ensemble: KSU Jazz Bands. 7:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Wayne Goins, Director. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Student Recital Series: Kirsten Hyde, Soprano. 7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Theater: The Heiress. 7:30 p.m., April 25-27, Nichols Theatre. Tickets available from McCain box office. Presented by K-State Theatre.
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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Friday, April 26, 2013
Baseball: K-State vs. TCU. 6:30 p.m., Tointon Family Stadium.
Presentation: This is Your Brain in ACTion by Sally Bailey. 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. In this interactive workshop, we will look inside the brain in an enjoyable way that will make neuroscience easy to understand. This session will be led by Sally Bailey, Professor of Theater and accomplished scholar of creativity and the brain. Free and open to all K-State faculty, staff, and students. Register here. Part of the Year of the Brain sponsored by the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning.
Seminar: New Sales. Simplified. by Mark Weinberg. 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Olathe Campus. The seminar is for mid-level professionals who would like to improve business prospects for themselves and their companies. Early bird cost is $85. Learn more. Sponsored by the K-State Olathe campus and College of Business Administration's National Strategic Selling Institute.
The 17th Annual Travel and Dining Auction. 6:30 to 10 p.m., Hilton Garden Inn, 410 South 3rd Street. Proceeds from the auction are used to support all Hospitality Management and Dietetics student organizations. Register here. Presented by the Department of Hospitality Management and Dietetics Students.
University Ensemble: K-State Singers. 7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Julie Yu-Oppenheim and Joshua Oppenheim, Conductors. Admission is charged. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Theater: The Heiress. 7:30 p.m., April 25-27, Nichols Theatre. Tickets available from McCain box office. Presented by K-State Theatre.
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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
Last day for graduate students to confirm (online) May commencement attendance.
Last day for graduate students to submit documents for May graduation.
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Baseball: K-State vs. TCU. 4 p.m., Tointon Family Stadium.
CrossFit Free Intro Workout. 10 a.m., Room 4, Natatorium. Try out a free CrossFit Intro workout scaled for beginners and learn more about high intensity exercise and its benefits. All fitness levels are welcome. Sponsored by the Department of Kinesiology.
Theater: The Heiress. 7:30 p.m., April 25-27, Nichols Theatre. Tickets available from McCain box office. Presented by K-State Theatre.
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.
Exhibition: Museum of Wonder. February 12 through October 13, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibition details, see the website.
Exhibition: Good Boy, Bad Boy: The Prints of John Boyd, 2013 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print Artist. March 8 through May 26, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. This exhibition of John Boyd's printmaking captures the humor and occasional darkness in his art. The struggle between good and evil is a significant refrain in the artist's work.
Exhibition: An American in Venice: James McNeill Whistler and His Legacy. April 2 through June 23, 2013, Beach Museum of Art. In 1879 American artist James McNeill Whistler arrived in Italy with a commission from the Fine Arts Society of London to create twelve etchings of Venice. During the ensuing fourteen months, he produced a body of prints that are among the most important of his career. This exhibition presents eleven of Whistler's Venice works alongside prints by other artists who worked in Italy during the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. A mingling of perspectives allows the viewer to appreciate Whistler's innovations and his impact on other artists. The exhibition is organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries, New York.
Exhibit: Generations of Success: K-State History in Special Collections. Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Feb. 13 - Dec. 31, 2013, 5th Floor Gallery, Hale Library. The exhibit features artifacts and papers that reflect the growth of the university since its inception in 1863, documenting K-State's history using items from the Richard L.D. & Marjorie J. Morse Department of Special Collections. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries.
This page lists events starting on Thursday, March 28, 2013 and continuing for 31 days.