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CALENDAR

ONGOING
Chang exhibition: 'The Answers Inc. and Thomas A. Tyler CAPD Student Architectural and Environmental Photography Competition'
Weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Chang Gallery, Seaton Hall, through April 9.

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. Beach Museum of Art, 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. Beach Museum of Art, through May 2.

Beach exhibition: Richard Avedon Photographs
Features two important photographs by Richard Avedon. Beach Museum of Art, through May 30.

 

April 1
Employee Orientation Program
8:30 to 10:30 a.m. for classified staff and 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. for unclassified staff and faculty, 103 Edwards Hall. The program is designed to welcome new faculty and staff to K-State.

IT open forum: K-State Zimbra Calendar
10:30 to noon, 501 Hale Library. Information and a demonstration of K-State's new calendar system.

 

April 2
Reading: Honor Moore
3:30 p.m., 212 K-State Student Union. Moore is a memoirist and poet. She is the author of "The Bishop's Daughter"; "Darling"; "Red Shoes, Poems from the Women's Movement"; and others. A book signing follows.

 

April 2-3
Theater: 'Candyland: The Musical'
7:30 p.m. on both days, in addition to a 2 p.m. matinee April 3; Manhattan Arts Center, 1520 Poyntz Ave. Cast includes individuals with developmental and physical disabilities under the direction of Sally Bailey, K-State drama therapy professor. This event is part of K-State for All week.

 

April 5
IT open forum: K-State Zimbra Calendar
10:30 to noon, 501 Hale Library. Information and a demonstration of K-State's new calendar system.

 

April 6
Provost's Lecture Series: 'The Educational Benefits of a Diverse Learning Environment and the K-State Virtual Tilford Project' by Doug Benson
3:30 to 5:00 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library.

Film: 'Indigenes'
7:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. All films have English subtitles. Part of the Tournees Film Festival.

Music: Honors recital
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel.

 

April 7
Salina: Division of Facilities Van Operator Training

1:30 to 3:30 p.m., 101 Facilities Room, K-State at Salina. National Safety Council training is mandatory for anyone who could operater K-State's motor pool vans. More information is available at http://www.k-state.edu/facilities/forms/training.html

Film: 'Ne Le Dis a Personne'
7:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. All films have English subtitles. Part of the Tournees Film Festival.

Film: 'The End of the Line'
7:30 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. First major feature documentary film revealing the impact of overfishing on our oceans.

Beach Museum workshop: 'Movement with Objects and Art' with Shelley Weisberg
6:30 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Learn to interpret art with children through movement.

Classified Senate Meeting
12:45 p.m., Staterooms 1 and 2, K-State Student Union

IT Training: Intermediate Document Features in 2007
10 to 11:30 a.m., 9 Fairchild Hall. This session will cover formatting more complicated documents including working with columns, graphics, sections, tables of contents and indices and quick parts. To register -- or for more information -- go to http://www.k-state.edu/its/training/

 

April 8
Presentation: 'Italy and Its International Role' by Mattia Zuzzi.

4 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. Zuzzi will give a general overview of Italy's history and interests, in addition to discussing the country's armed forces, international security and roles in NATO, the European Union and the Mediterranean Sea region.

Presentation: Animal Planet's Jeff Corwin
7 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. Corwin, on his 100 Heartbeats Book Tour, will speak on animals indigenous to this region.

Music, guest artist Paul Reed, piano
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel.

Beach Museum: 'Ladies Night'
6:30 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. A tour will be given of 'Following the Sun: The Art of Sue Jean Covacevich, 1905-1998,' followed by a floral still-life art project. Admission is $10. Register by calling 532-7718.

Open Forum: K-State Zimbra Calendar
1:30 to 3 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Information and a demonstration of K-State's new calendar system.