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CALENDAR

ONGOING
Exhibit: "East Meets West: An Artistic Experience by Bertha Jenkins."
Through May 19. First and second floor, Justin Hall. Jenkins is a Ph.D. student in apparel design.

Exhibit: "Modernity with Tradition: An Exhibit of Naturally Dyed and Printed Textiles."
Through May 17. Kemper Art Gallery, K-State Student Union. The M.S. exhibit of Matt Kritis.

Exhibition: Richard Avedon Photographs.
Through May 30. Beach Museum of Art. Features two important photographs by Richard Avedon.

 

May 12
Reading: Masters of the Universe
3:30-5 p.m., 212 K-State Student Union.
A reading by the department of English's graduating master's students in creative writing.

 

May 13
IT Training: Introduction to Dreamweaver
10 a.m. to noon, 202 Fairchild Hall.
This session will give you an overview and hands-on practice with the Dreamweaver interface as well as creating a Web page that has items such as meta-data, headings, lists, links, images and tables. Those attending should have experience with and knowledge of HTML or have completed iTAC's Introduction to HTML course, be comfortable working with Windows operating systems and have experience and knowledge of the Web environment. To register, visit http://www.k-state.edu/its/training/events.html

 

May 14
Commencement: Graduate School
1 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.

Commencement: College of Veterinary Medicine
3:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium.

 

May 15
Commencement: College of Arts and Sciences
8:30 a.m., Bramlage Coliseum.

Commencement: College of Architecture, Planning and Design
10 a.m., McCain Auditorium.

Commencement: College of Education
11 a.m., Bramlage Coliseum.

Commencement: College of Business Administration
12:30 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.

Commencement: College of Agriculture
2:15 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.

Commencement: College of Human Ecology
4:15 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.

Commencement: College of Engineering
6:15 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum.

 

May 17
IT Training: Transitioning to Word 2007
9-11 a.m., 401 Hale Library.
This session will give an overview of the new features in Word 2007 and how they make life easier. Topics such as "Where do I find … ?," modifying the interface to work faster, the Live Preview and understanding the Ribbon will be covered. To register, visit http://www.k-state.edu/its/training/events.html

Introduction to Revit ®
Online seminar begins and runs through June 4. For more information, contact the Division of Continuing Education office at 785-532-5569.

 

May 18
Portrait Day: Free walk-in portraits for faculty and staff
10 a.m. to noon and 1-3 p.m., Studio B, Dole Hall.
Drop by for a head and shoulder sitting by the campus photographer.

Commencement Playback
2 p.m., Graduate School; 4 p.m., Veterinary Medicine. Playback will be broadcast on K-State TV Channel 8.

 

May 19
Training: Division of Facilities Van Operator
1:30-3:30 p.m., 213 K-State Student Union.
National Safety Council training will be conducted for all operators and/or potential operators of motor pool vans operated by K-State faculty, staff and student. This training is mandatory for all operators.  To register, visit https://www.k-state.edu/facilities/forms/signup.html

Commencement Playback
2 p.m., Arts and Sciences; 4 p.m., Architecture, Planning and Design; 6 p.m., Education. Playback will be broadcast on K-State TV Channel 8.

Open Forum: K-State Zimbra Calendar
10:30 a.m. to noon, 501 Hale Library.
Information and demonstration of K-State's new calendar system will be given.

Friends of the K-State Libraries
11:45 a.m., Manhattan Country Club, 1531 N. 10th St.
Program: Laurel Littrell, “Ancient Sorrows: Legends of the Berry Pomeroy Castle.” RSVP by May 12 to 785-532-7447 or libfrnds@k-state.edu.

Final grades
5 p.m. deadline for submitting into iSIS the term final grades for scheduled examinations given Thursday and Friday of week 17.

 

May 20
Commencement Playback
2 p.m., Business Administration; 4 p.m., Agriculture; 8 p.m., Human Ecology; 10 p.m. Engineering. Playback will be broadcast on K-State TV Channel 8.

 

Open Forum: K-State Zimbra Calendar
1:30-3 p.m., 501 Hale Library.
Information and demonstration of K-State's new calendar system will be given.

 

IT Training: Introduction to Cascading Style Sheets
9:30-11:30 a.m., 202 Fairchild Hall.
This session will give an overview and hands-on practice with 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. Those attending should have experience with and knowledge of HTML or have completed iTAC's introduction to HTML course, be comfortable working with Windows operating systems and have experience and knowledge of the Web environment. To register, visit http://www.k-state.edu/its/training/events.html

 

IT Training: Basic Document Features in Word 2007
1-3 p.m., 009 Fairchild Hall.
This session will give an overview and hands-on practice on basic text entry ad the visual appearance of documents -- changing appearance, using styles and themes, line and text spacing, justification, etc. To register, visit http://www.k-state.edu/its/training/events.html