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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.

Chang exhibition: Ted and Sue Knapp CAPD Student Rendering Competition
Weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Chang Gallery, Seaton Hall, April 12-30.

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 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 about 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.

 

April 9
McCain performance series: The Ahn Trio
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Korean-born and Juilliard-educated, this sister piano trio fuses its work with dancers, pop singers, disc jockeys, painters, photographers and lighting designers. Call 532-6428 for tickets or go to http://www.k-state.edu/mccain/

Diversity summit: "Looking Inward, Enhancing Our Effort, Supporting Diverse Faculty"
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. Information available at http://www.k-state.edu/ddcd/DiversitySummit10.pdf

Symposium: 19th annual Cultural Studies Symposium
4 p.m., Pierce Commons, Seaton Hall. Lecture by Terry Smith, Andrew W. Mellon professor of contemporary art history and theory, University of Pittsburgh.

Music: AgFest, featuring Jack Ingram
8 p.m., Weber Arena. Tickets: $15 and are available in the Union Program Council's office.

 

April 10
Comedian: Joel McHale

8 p.m., McCain Auditorium. McHale is the host of E!'s "The Soup" and stars in NBC's "Community." Call 532-6428 for tickets or go to http://www.k-state.edu/mccain/

 

April 12
Music: K-State Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble and K-State Clarinet Ensemble
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel.

 

April 13
Training: Van operator training
9:30 to 11:30 a.m., 213 K-State Student Union. National Safety Council training is mandatory for anyone who could operate K-State's motor pool vans. More information is available at http://www.k-state.edu/facilities/forms/training.html

Music: K-State Brass Ensemble
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel.

Beach Museum: 'Printmaking in Kansas' lecture
1 to 2:30 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Part of the museum's docent training program, but open to everyone.

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

IT Training: Transitioning to Excel 2007
1 to 2 p.m., 301A Hale Library. This session will give you an overview of the new features in Excel 2007. To register -- or for more information -- go to http://www.k-state.edu/its/training/

Film: 'Eldorado'
7:30 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Part of the Tournees Film Festival.

 

April 14
Lecture: 'Women and Leadership in Architecture: You Can't Just Add Women and Stir' by Kate Schwennsen

4 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union.

Film: 'Eldorado'
7:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Part of the Tournees Film Festival.

Music: Percussion Ensemble
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium.

IT Training: Introduction to Excel 2007
8 to 9:30 a.m., 9 Fairchild Hall. This session will give you a an overview and hands-on practice with the basics of organizing, sorting, and filtering data, formatting your data for visual impact and tips for printing and sharing spreadsheets. To register -- or for more information -- go to http://www.k-state.edu/its/training/

IT Training: Introduction to Dreamweaver
2 to 4 p.m., 202 Fairchild Hall. This session will give you an overview and hands-on practice with the Dreamweaver interface. Open to all K-State faculty and staff. 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/its/training/

 

April 15
Music: Faculty Brass Quintet
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel.