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CALENDAR

ONGOING
Chang exhibition: Ted and Sue Knapp CAPD Student Rendering Competition

Weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Chang Gallery, Seaton Hall, through April 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 15
Music: Faculty Brass Quintet
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel.

 

April 16
Lecture: Chet Peters Lecture 'Moving Beyond Osmosis: Institutional Responsibilities for First-Year Student Success' by Mary Stuart Hunter
10 a.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Hunter is associate vice president and executive director for University 101 programs and The National Resource Center for the First-Year Experience and Students in Transition at the University of South Carolina.

Event: 7th annual Spotlight on Intellectual Property
Noon to 1 p.m., K-State Alumni Center. K-State inventors and intellectual property creators will be honored. The featured speaker will be Toby Rush.

Beach Museum: 'Shades of Blue' starring Kelley Hunt
6 p.m., Wareham Opera House, 410 Poyntz Ave. A fundraiser by the Friends of the Beach Museum of Art. Call 785-532-7718 for tickets.

IT Open Forum: K-State Zimbra Calendar
3:30 to 5 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. A demonstration of K-State's new calendar system.

 

April 17
Music: Sticks and Strings student recital
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel.

 

April 19
McCain Performance Series: 'Jesus Christ Superstar'

7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. The first masterpiece from the legendary writing team of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber features hits including "I Don't Know How to Love Him" and "Everything's Alright." Ted Neeley, star of the motion picture and original Broadway production, will appear in the title role. Ticket information is available at http://www.k-state.edu/mccain/ or by calling 532-6428.

Native American Heritage Celebration: An Evening with Chris Eyre
6:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Chris Eyre is a Native American producer, director, and actor. The film 'Smoke Signals' will be shown, followed by a panel discussion including Eyre, assistant professor Lisa Tatonetti, professor Harald Prins, and former K-Stater Billy Webster.

 

April 20
Faculty and Unclassified Professionals Retiree Ceremony and Reception
4 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Alumni Center.

Music: K-State Orchestra, Concert Choir and Collegiate Chorale
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium.

 

April 21
IT Training: Introduction to Cascading Style Sheets
1:30 to 3:30 p.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 HTML, be comfortable with Windows operating systems and have knowledge of the Web environment. For more information -- or to register -- go to http://www.k-state.edu/its/training/events.html

 

April 22
IDT Roundtable Series for Faculty: 'Show ME, Don't Tell ME!' by Ben Ward

11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 212 K-State Student Union.

Music: K-State Jazz Bands
7:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union.

Theater: 'Our Town'
7:30 p.m., April 22-24, Nichols Theater. "Our Town" conveys life's fundamental meaning through the rituals and routines of the daily lives of the inhabitants of a small American town. To buy tickets, go to http://cstd.k-state.edu/Theatre/index.html#buytickets or call 532-6428.