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CALENDAR

 

ONGOING
Chang Exhibit: 'Bamboo and Stone Flower: Images of China' by Judith Major
Weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Through Feb. 19.

Justin Hall exhibition: 'Re-Style: An Exhibit of Trashy Fashion' by Elizabeth Bender.
Bender re-styles unwanted materials into environmentally wearable art. Through Feb. 28.

Beach exhibition: 'Following the Sun: The Art of Sue Jean Covacevich 1905-1998'
This exhibition surveys the career of Covacevich, a dynamic Kansas artist and art educator whose work was also inspired by time spent in Mexico. Through May 2.

Beach exhibition: 'Gail Gregg: The Album Series'
This exhibition, by K-State alum and New York City-based artist Gail Gregg, explores the power of visual biography. Through May 2.

 

Feb. 10
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Black History Month: 'Travel the Timeline: A Night of Music and Dance'
8 p.m., Union Station, K-State Student Union. The event will feature performances from the student hip-hop dance group, Poize, and the United Black Voices.

 

Feb. 10-13
Theater: 'Big Love'

7:30 p.m., Nichols Theater. Fifty brides flee to Italy in an effort to escape marrying their 50 cousins in this modern twist on a Greek play, "The Suppliant Women" by Aeschylus. Buy tickets at http://cstd.k-state.edu/Theatre/index.html#buytickets or by calling 532-6428.

 

Feb. 11
IT Training: Transitioning to Excel 2007

9 to 10 a.m., 301A Hale Library. This session covers the new features in Excel 2007. Open to all K-State faculty and staff. To register -- or for more information -- go to http://www.k-state.edu/infotech/training/registration.html

IT Training: Introduction to Dreamweaver
10 a.m. to noon, 202 Fairchild Hall. This session will offer hands-on practice with the Dreamweaver interface and the creation of a Web page containing meta-data, headings, lists, links, images and tables. Open to all K-State faculty and staff, though those attending should have experience with and knowledge of HTML, be comfortable working with Windows operating systems and have knowledge of the Web environment. To register -- or for more information -- go to http://www.k-state.edu/infotech/training/registration.html

IT Orientation: The Magic Behind the Curtain - The Educational Communications Center
2 to 3 p.m., 401B Hale Library. The ECC is a full-service media production facility providing services from design through distribution. Learn about high-end video production, broadcast and distribution options, integrating video and animation into multimedia applications, package and set design, interactive Web development and K-State TV. Open to all K-State faculty, staff and students. More information. To register -- or for more information -- go to http://www.k-state.edu/infotech/training/registration.html

 

Feb. 12
Black History Month: 'The History of Stepping'

7 p.m. Room 212, K-State Student Union. This documentary film follows the evolution of the step dance movement.

 

Feb. 16
Larson Lecture: 'Three Types of Migrants Out of Rural Mexico' by Jeff Smith
The lecture is at 12:20 p.m. in the ballroom of the Holiday Inn. A luncheon, which costs $15, will precede the lecture at 11:30 a.m.

Black History Month: Big 12 Fashion Show
7 p.m., Room 212 of the K-State Student Union. The Kappa Pi chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. is putting on the fashion show.

 

Feb. 17
IT Training: Introduction to Excel 2007

10 to 11:30 a.m., 9 Fairchild Hall. This session will cover the basics of organizing, sorting and filtering data, formatting your data for visual impact and tips for printing and sharing spreadsheets. Open to all K-State faculty and staff. More information. To register -- or for more information -- go to http://www.k-state.edu/infotech/training/registration.html

IT Orientation: IT Training
2 to 3 p.m., 401B Hale Library. This session will cover the many training opportunities currently offered at K-State. Open to all K-State faculty, staff, and students. More information. To register -- or for more information -- go to http://www.k-state.edu/infotech/training/registration.html

 

Feb. 18
IT Training: Introduction to Cascading Style Sheets

9:30 to 11:30 a.m., 202 Fairchild Hall. This session will cover reading and interpreting style sheet syntax, identifying types of style sheets and styles, as well as creating and applying style sheets to a Web page. Open to all K-State faculty and staff. Those attending should have experience with and knowledge of HTML and be comfortable working with Windows operating systems and in the Web environment. More information. To register -- or for more information -- go to http://www.k-state.edu/infotech/training/registration.html

Music: Student Recital Series, oboe studio of Nora Lewis with Double Reed Ensemble
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel.