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Friday, February 1, 2013
S4: Simple Strategies for Student Success. 1 to 5 p.m., Forum Hall and Ballroom, K-State Student Union. The Spring 2013 Teaching Workshop includes interactive presentations that will change the way you teach. Featuring Keynote presenter Dr. Todd Zakrajsek, associate professor in the department of family medicine at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. There will also be an opportunity for faculty to share one teaching idea that works for them during a five-minute rapid fire session. Registration Information. Faculty Exchange for Teaching Excellence and the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning.
Workshop: Making People Care: Planning and Writing Newsletter Content to Increase Engagement and Giving by Susan Berhow. 1 to 3 p.m., Big 12 Room, K-State Student Union. In this workshop, you'll learn how to make people care about what's happening in your department today, choose stories and photos that inspire and increase engagement, and much more. Open to anyone who is repsonsible for a newsletter sent to a K-State alumni or donor audience. Whether you are a seasoned communications professional or new to producing a newsletter, this workshop is for you. RSVP. Hosted by the KSU Foundation.
After Hours: Western Night. 9 p.m. to midnight, Courtyard, K-State Student Union. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Saturday, February 2, 2013
S4: Simple Strategies for Student Success. 9 to 11:45 a.m., Alumni Center. The Spring 2013 Teaching Workshop includes interactive presentations that will change the way you teach. Following opening remarks by Coach Bill Snyder, there will be a pancake breakfast and a workshop led by Dr. Todd Zakrajsek. Registration Information. Faculty Exchange for Teaching Excellence and the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning.
Sunday, February 3, 2013
Wildcat Writing and Research Consultations. 6 to 9 p.m., 2nd floor, Hale Library. Writing Center tutors will offer free help with papers for all classes. Sponsored by the Writing Center Tutors and the K-State Librarians.
Monday, February 4, 2013
Free Walk-In Portraits for Faculty and Staff. 10 a.m. to noon, and 1 to 3 p.m., Dole Hall. Drop in to Dole Hall for your head and shoulders sitting.
Dancing with the K-State Stars. 7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Featuring Chelsie Hightower. Tickets availabe at McCain Box Office, or call 532-6428. Tickets are free for students, $5 for non-students, and $5 for a meet and greet with Chelsie Hightower. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
K-State Strengths Week. Feb. 4-8, K-State Campus. Committed to undergraduate education and the academic success of students, Kansas State University has partnered with Gallup to become a strengths-based campus in an effort to increase student retention, engagement and the overall well-being of our undergraduate students. Students will have opportunities to learn about their top five strengths and how to get the most out of those strengths during StrengthsQuest Week. Click here for a schedule of events. Hosted by the Advocates for StrengthsQuest.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Study Abroad Fair. 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Courtyard, K-State Student Union. Daas is the national ACSA Distinguished Professor of Architecture and also chairperson of the department of architecture at Ball State University. He is also an award-winning fiction writer and poet. Lecture is free and open to the public Hosted by the Study Abroad Office.
K-State Strengths Week. Feb. 4-8, K-State Campus. Committed to undergraduate education and the academic success of students, Kansas State University has partnered with Gallup to become a strengths-based campus in an effort to increase student retention, engagement and the overall well-being of our undergraduate students. Students will have opportunities to learn about their top five strengths and how to get the most out of those strengths during StrengthsQuest Week. Click here for a schedule of events. Hosted by the Advocates for StrengthsQuest.
SafeZone Training: Becoming the Ally. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Room 227, K-State Student Union. Individuals are trained to become SafeZone allies who provide "safe zones" where individuals affected by homophobia, hateful acts, & sexual violence can safely go for support and assistance. Register here. Presented by SafeZone at K-State.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
K-State Strengths Week. Feb. 4-8, K-State Campus. Committed to undergraduate education and the academic success of students, Kansas State University has partnered with Gallup to become a strengths-based campus in an effort to increase student retention, engagement and the overall well-being of our undergraduate students. Students will have opportunities to learn about their top five strengths and how to get the most out of those strengths during StrengthsQuest Week. Click here for a schedule of events. Hosted by the Advocates for StrengthsQuest.
Lecture: Nikki Giovanni. 7 p.m., Alumni Center. Come join the Black Student Union at our annual black history month speaker event. This year we are bringing Nikki Giovanni, world-renowned poet, writer, commentator, activist, and educator. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the K-State Black Student Union.
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Colloquium: Polynomials, Quivers and Derived Categories by Gabriel Kerr. 2:30 p.m., 122, Cardwell Hall. Kerr is a professor in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Miami. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Department of Mathematics.
K-State Strengths Week. Feb. 4-8, K-State Campus. Committed to undergraduate education and the academic success of students, Kansas State University has partnered with Gallup to become a strengths-based campus in an effort to increase student retention, engagement and the overall well-being of our undergraduate students. Students will have opportunities to learn about their top five strengths and how to get the most out of those strengths during StrengthsQuest Week. Click here for a schedule of events. Hosted by the Advocates for StrengthsQuest.
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.
SALT Financial Tool Launch. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Recreation Complex. Please join Powercat Financial Counseling to welcome the all new and free financial literacy tool, SALT. Stop by the PFC table in the Rec for your chance to walk away with a t-shirt, smoothie from Quick Cats, or target giftcards. Visit www.ksu.edu/salt for more information. Sponsored by Powercat Financial Counseling.
Friday, February 8, 2013
K-State Strengths Week. Feb. 4-8, K-State Campus. Committed to undergraduate education and the academic success of students, Kansas State University has partnered with Gallup to become a strengths-based campus in an effort to increase student retention, engagement and the overall well-being of our undergraduate students. Students will have opportunities to learn about their top five strengths and how to get the most out of those strengths during StrengthsQuest Week. Click here for a schedule of events. Hosted by the Advocates for StrengthsQuest.
Building a K-State 'Legocy'. 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Courtyard, K-State Student Union. Sponsored by the Union Program Council and the College of Architecture Planning and Design.
Coffee Hour Series: Bangladesh. 4 to 5 p.m., Multipurpose Room, International Student Center. Presented by Haydory Akbar Ahmed. 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.
7th Annual K-State Drag Show. 7 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. The show is titled "Going to Camp: The Aesthetics of Drag." Free tickets available in the UPC Office between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Film: The Breakfast Club. 8 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Admission $1. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
After Hours: Lego Night. 8 to 10 p.m., Courtyard, K-State Student Union. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Octavarius Improv Troupe and On the Spot. 10 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Saturday, February 9, 2013
Inline Hockey: K-State vs Maryville University. 10 a.m., MAC gym, Peters Recreation Complex. First home inline hockey game for the K-State Inline Hockey Club. Organized by the K-State Inline Hockey Club.
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.
Inline Hockey: K-State vs Missouri S&T. 1 p.m., MAC gym, Peters Recreation Complex. Organized by the K-State Inline Hockey Club.
Inline Hockey: K-State vs University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. 3 p.m., MAC gym, Peters Recreation Complex. Organized by the K-State Inline Hockey Club.
Film: The Breakfast Club. 7 & 9:30 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Admission $1. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Sunday, February 10, 2013
Inline Hockey: K-State vs Washington (STL). Noon, MAC gym, Peters Recreation Complex. Organized by the K-State Inline Hockey Club.
Inline Hockey: K-State vs Texas State University. 2 p.m., MAC gym, Peters Recreation Complex. Organized by the K-State Inline Hockey Club.
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: The Breakfast Club. 8 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Admission $1. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Monday, February 11, 2013
Celebrate a Season for Nonviolence 2013 by Making Someone's Day Happy. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Feb. 11-13, K-State Student Union. This year the Women's Center is asking for your help in creating a basket of valentines to send to Via Christy, a local retirement home, and to our local Crisis Center. K-State Women's Center.
Community Cinema: The Powerbroker. 7 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. Civil rights leader Whitney Young challenged America's white business and political leaders directly. His efforts for equal opportunity were often attacked by Black Americans who felt his methods were in contrast with the Black Power Movement. Free and open to the public. Discussion following the film screening. Sponsored by the School of Leadership Studies.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Training: Web of Science Database. 11 a.m. to noon & 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Hemisphere Room, 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. There is no cost to attend. Sponsored by the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs.
Colloquium: Nilpotent Orbits and Springer Representations by Ting Xue. 2:30 p.m., 122, Cardwell Hall. Xue is a professor in the Department of Mathematics at Northwestern University. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Department of Mathematics.
Lecture: Big Bang Cosmology: Dark Matter, Dark Energy, Einstein's Cosmological Constant, and the Accelerating Universe by Dr. Bharat Ratra. 4 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Dr. Bharat, professor of physics at Kansas State University, earned the Commerce Bank Distinguished Graduate Faculty Award for the 2012-2013 academic year. It recognizes outstanding research and advising of graduate students. A reception will follow the lecture. Free and open to the public. Part of the Commerce Bank Distinguished Graduate Faculty Award Lecture Series.
Celebrate a Season for Nonviolence 2013 by Making Someone's Day Happy. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Feb. 11-13, K-State Student Union. This year the Women's Center is asking for your help in creating a basket of valentines to send to Via Christy, a local retirement home, and to our local Crisis Center. K-State Women's Center.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Celebration of Kansas State University's 150th Anniversary featuring the K-State Marching Band. 7 p.m., Ahearn Field House. Frank Tracz, Director, and David Littrell, Conductor. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Department of Music.
Celebrate a Season for Nonviolence 2013 by Making Someone's Day Happy. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Feb. 11-13, K-State Student Union. This year the Women's Center is asking for your help in creating a basket of valentines to send to Via Christy, a local retirement home, and to our local Crisis Center. K-State Women's Center.
SafeZone Advanced Training: Healthy Relationship. 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., Room 226, K-State Student Union. This training helps in recognizing healthy relationships, establishing healthy boundaries and learning how to communicate, support and respect each other better. Register here. Presented by SafeZone at K-State.
Thursday, February 14, 2013
K-State's Sesquicentennial Kickoff. 1 to 7 p.m., Ahearn Field House. Kansas State University begins celebrating its sesquicentennial Feb. 14 with a kickoff event looking back at 150 years of colleges, academic departments and other facets of university life — topped off with the university's signature Call Hall ice cream and birthday cake. At 4 p.m. an official 150th program will take place featuring historic musical performances, a 150th video and comments from K-State President Kirk Schulz, Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and others. Find out how you can take part and don't forget to sign our online guest book.
Colloquium: A Tour of Categorical Representation Theory by Oded Yacobi. 2:30 p.m., 122, Cardwell Hall. Oded Yacobi is a professor in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Toronto. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Department of Mathematics.
Friday, February 15, 2013
Women in Leadership Panel. Noon to 1 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. Join us for this brown bag panel of four K-State alumnae as they discuss their experiences in exercising leadership in corporate and non-profit environments. Bring your lunch, cookies will be provided. Sponsored by the School of Leadership Studies and College of Education.
New Faculty Institute. 2 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. First- and second-year faculty are invited to attend a session addressing distance education and instructional design. This is an excellent opportunity to both fine-tune your current offerings, but also extend your educational reach globally. The speakers are taking time away from their pressing schedules to offer ideas on how you can enhance your teaching platforms. Snacks and drinks provided.
K-State Proud Information Table. 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., K-State Student Union.
K-State Project Runway. 7 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. Featuring Austin Scarlett at 7 p.m. Runway show at 8:30 p.m. Free Admission. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Film: Skyfall. 8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $2. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
After Hours: Valentine Rendezvous. 8 to 11 p.m., Courtyard, K-State Student Union. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Saturday, February 16, 2013
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: Skyfall. 7 and 10:15 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $3. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Sunday, February 17, 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: Skyfall. 8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $3. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Monday, February 18, 2013
K-State Proud Information Table. 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., K-State Student Union.
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Free Walk-In Portraits for Faculty and Staff. 10 a.m. to noon, and 1 to 3 p.m., Dole Hall. Drop in to Dole Hall for your head and shoulders sitting.
Colloquium: Ping-Pong and Thin Monodromy by Christopher Brav. 2:30 p.m., 122, Cardwell Hall. Brav is a professor in the Mathematical Institute at the University of Oxford. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Department of Mathematics.
Professional Development Seminar by Donald Asher. 4 to 5:30 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. Donald Asher will present a seminar (and interactive session) for graduate students to maximize their networking experiences at conferences, receptions, social gatherings, etc. The event, organized by the university's Graduate Student Council, is geared toward graduate students, but undergraduates, faculty and staff are welcome. Sponsored by the Graduate Student Council.
K-State Proud Information Table. 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., K-State Student Union.
Blending Military and Campus Cultures: Resiliency in Our Community. 3 to 4:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Transitioning from the highly-structured environment of the military, to the often ambiguous environment of a college campus can be highly intimidating and perplexing. The Panel will focus on the transition from military service to civilian life, specifically as it relates to higher education and campus culture. Register here. Presented by Non-Traditional and Veteran Student Services and SafeZone at K-State.
Seminar: Donald Asher. 4 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. The GSC welcomes internationally recognized author and speaker, Donald Asher for a seminar (and interactive session) for graduate students to maximize their networking experiences at conferences, receptions, social gatherings, etc. Sponsored by the Graduate Student Council.
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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: Generations of Success: K-State Celebrates 150 Years. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 19 through March 1, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. As we celebrate K-State's sesquicentennial for the next nine months, students, faculty, staff and guests of the university will be able to view historical information about many of the colleges and units on campus in this exhibit. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Performance: Suzan-Lori Parks, playwright. 7 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Parks, a pulitzer prize-winning playwright will present a talk-performance and lead a Q&A session while at K-State. The Q&A session will be at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 20, in Nichols Hall Theatre. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Ebony Theatre and Diversity Programming Committee.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Professional Development Day. 12:30 to 5 p.m., K-State Student Union. This unique, free event will enhance your professional skills and will provide you the opportunity to network with company recruiters. Eight major companies will lead concurrent interactive workshops. The selling related topics are in conjunction with K-State Sales Week. Register here. Sponsored by the College of Business Administration.
Presentation: Strategic Communication During Conflict and Crisis by Steve Boylan and Traci Scott. 2:30 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. Steve Boylan, a retired U.S. Army colonel, and Traci Scott, regional liaison officer for the 1st Infantry Division at Fort Riley will discuss the utility and practice of strategic communication in the context of conflict and crisis, using the Iraq battleground as a test case. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the K-State Libraries and the Office of Military Affairs.
K-State Proud Information Table. 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., K-State Student Union.
Overview Session of the ETDR Process. 2:30 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. A one-hour overview session of the electronic theses, dissertations and reports program, or ETDR. No registration is required. Open to all graduate students. Those planning to begin writing their thesis, dissertation or report should definitely attend. Sponsored by the Graduate School and Information Technology Assistance Center.
Bakery Science Club Weekly Bake Sale. 3 to 5 p.m., Shellenberger Hall. The bakery science club will have a weekly bake sale this semester, having new sales each week. Sponsored by the Bakery Science Club.
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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: Generations of Success: K-State Celebrates 150 Years. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 19 through March 1, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. As we celebrate K-State's sesquicentennial for the next nine months, students, faculty, staff and guests of the university will be able to view historical information about many of the colleges and units on campus in this exhibit. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Thursday, February 21, 2013
K-State Salina and Manhattan Campuses Closed. Essential employees should report to work to maintain mission critical operations. The university expects a return to normal operations at both campuses on Friday. Hale Library will be closed on the Manhattan campus.
Cancelled: Colloquium: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Managing Nutrients and Contaminants in Soil by Dr. Mike McLaughlin. 2:30 p.m., 1018, Throckmorton Hall. Internationally recognized soil scientist Dr. Mike McLaughlin will present the 30th annual Roscoe Ellis, Jr. Lectureship in Soil Science. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Department of Agronomy.
Cancelled: Film: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. 6 p.m., 126, Nichols Hall. Free admission. Part of a movie series sponsored by the Department of Computing and Information Sciences, Department of English, and the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work.
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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: Generations of Success: K-State Celebrates 150 Years. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 19 through March 1, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. As we celebrate K-State's sesquicentennial for the next nine months, students, faculty, staff and guests of the university will be able to view historical information about many of the colleges and units on campus in this exhibit. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Postponed: Lecture: Personal Work by Sarah Perkins. 4:30 p.m., Room 025, 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.
Friday, February 22, 2013
President's Spring Open Forum (Manhattan campus). 3:30 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. An opportunity to be informed about administrative activities as well as to ask questions of President Schulz and Provost Mason. Sponsored by the Faculty Senate.
K-State Proud Information Table. 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., K-State Student Union.
Coffee Hour Series: Ecuador. 4 to 5 p.m., Multipurpose Room, International Student Center. Presented by Maximo Lenin Ordonez Arellano. 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: Wreck-It Ralph. 8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $2. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
After Hours: Ice Ice Skating. 8 to 11 p.m., City Park. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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: Generations of Success: K-State Celebrates 150 Years. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 19 through March 1, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. As we celebrate K-State's sesquicentennial for the next nine months, students, faculty, staff and guests of the university will be able to view historical information about many of the colleges and units on campus in this exhibit. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Postponed: Enameling Workshop by Sarah Perkins. 9 a.m. to 4 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.
Saturday, February 23, 2013
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: Wreck-It Ralph. 7 and 9:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $3. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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: Generations of Success: K-State Celebrates 150 Years. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 19 through March 1, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. As we celebrate K-State's sesquicentennial for the next nine months, students, faculty, staff and guests of the university will be able to view historical information about many of the colleges and units on campus in this exhibit. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Sunday, February 24, 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: Wreck-It Ralph. 8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $3. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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: Generations of Success: K-State Celebrates 150 Years. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 19 through March 1, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. As we celebrate K-State's sesquicentennial for the next nine months, students, faculty, staff and guests of the university will be able to view historical information about many of the colleges and units on campus in this exhibit. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Monday, February 25, 2013
Lecture: The State-Local Government Power Differential by Dr. Ann Bowman. 6:30 p.m., Town Hall Room, Leadership Studies Building. Bowman is a professor and Hazel Davis and Robert Kennedy Endowed Chair in Government and Public Service at the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M. Sponsored by the Office of Advancement for Women in Science and Engineering.
K-State Proud Information Table. 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., K-State Student Union.
K-State Proud at Bramlage. 6 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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: Generations of Success: K-State Celebrates 150 Years. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 19 through March 1, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. As we celebrate K-State's sesquicentennial for the next nine months, students, faculty, staff and guests of the university will be able to view historical information about many of the colleges and units on campus in this exhibit. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Seminar: Meat Safety Management in a Complex World by Scott Goltry. 4 to 5 p.m., Mara Conference Center, 4th floor Trotter Hall. Goltry is Vice President of Technical Services for the American Meat Institute, representing companies that process 95 percent of red meat and 70 percent of turkey in the US. He will discuss current issues impacting the meat industry. Free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by the Food Science Institute, the Beef Cattle Institute, and the Department of Animal Sciences and Industry.
Garden Talks and Walks: Capture the Moment. 12:15 to 12:45 p.m., KSU Gardens Quinlan Visitor Center, 1500 Denison Ave. Discover some of the tools and techniques that may be used to capture the wonder of nature, using the KSU Gardens as inspiration, with avid amateur photographer Kurt Zoglmann. For amateur and more experienced photographers. Sponsored by KSU Gardens.
Film: Good Hair. 8 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. Free admission. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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: Generations of Success: K-State Celebrates 150 Years. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 19 through March 1, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. As we celebrate K-State's sesquicentennial for the next nine months, students, faculty, staff and guests of the university will be able to view historical information about many of the colleges and units on campus in this exhibit. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Lecture: Gregory Case, CEO of Aon. 10:30 a.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Kansas State University alumnus Gregory Case, the president and chief executive officer of Aon Corporation, will be the spring 2013 speaker for the College of Business Administration's Distinguished Lecture Series. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by Commerce Bank and the William T. Kemper Foundation.
Lecture: Hamlet's Parenthesis by Jonathan Lamb. 4 p.m., Room 227, K-State Student Union. Lamb is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Kansas. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Department of English.
NACADA Webinar: Advising ESL and International Students. 1 p.m., 226, K-State Student Union. Participate in this next webcast to discuss what academic advisors and advising administrators need to know to provide appropriate support for international students. Sponsored by the Office of Educational and Personal Development.
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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: Generations of Success: K-State Celebrates 150 Years. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 19 through March 1, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. As we celebrate K-State's sesquicentennial for the next nine months, students, faculty, staff and guests of the university will be able to view historical information about many of the colleges and units on campus in this exhibit. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Lecture: Summability of Fourier Series: Old Problems, Current Insights, New Results by Dr. Loukas Grafakos. 2:30 p.m., 102, Cardwell Hall. Grafakos is a professor in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Missouri at Columbia. Free and open to the public. Part of the Karl Stromberg Memorial Lecture Series sponsored by the Department of Mathematics.
Graduate Student Meet and Greet. 3:30 to 5 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. Join informal conversations and mingle with other graduate students, Writing Center staff and Faculty and Graduate Librarians over refreshments. Learn more about the support services available to help with papers, grant writing and more. Sponsored by the Writing Center and K-State Libraries.
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.
Lecture: Doris Smeltzer, MA. 7 p.m., Little Theatre, K-State Student Union. Doris Smeltzer will speak on body image issues and the prevention of eating disorders. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by SNAC (Sensible Nutrition And body image Choices).
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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: Generations of Success: K-State Celebrates 150 Years. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 19 through March 1, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. As we celebrate K-State's sesquicentennial for the next nine months, students, faculty, staff and guests of the university will be able to view historical information about many of the colleges and units on campus in this exhibit. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Friday, March 1, 2013
Colloquium: Global Solutions to Incompressible Elastic Fluids by Xianpeng Hu. 2:30 p.m., 143, Cardwell Hall. Hu is an assistant professor of Mathematics at New York University. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Department of Mathematics.
Poetry and Short Prose on Poyntz. 7 to 8 p.m., Strecker-Nelson Gallery, 406 Poyntz Ave. Sponsored by the Department of English.
Talent Show. 5 p.m., Fiedler Hall Auditorium. This event allows both local and international students to display their talent. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the International Buddies Program.
Film: The Impossible. 8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $2. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
After Hours: Solo Circus. 10 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Exhibition: Synthesis, Simulacra and Sedition: From the Organic to the Synthetic by MFA Candidates. February 18 through March 1, Mark A. Chapman Gallery, ground floor Willard Hall. The graduate students in the Art Department will have their work in a show, which will encompass all 2-dimentional and 3-dimentional mediums of visual art. A closing reception will be held Thursday, February 28th 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: Generations of Success: K-State Celebrates 150 Years. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 19 through March 1, William T. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. As we celebrate K-State's sesquicentennial for the next nine months, students, faculty, staff and guests of the university will be able to view historical information about many of the colleges and units on campus in this exhibit. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Saturday, March 2, 2013
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: The Impossible. 7 & 9:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $3. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
Sunday, March 3, 2013
Wildcat Writing and Research Consultations. 6 to 9 p.m., 2nd floor, Hale Library. Writing Center tutors will offer free help with papers for all classes. Sponsored by the Writing Center Tutors and the K-State Librarians.
Film: The Impossible. 8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $3. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.
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