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CALENDAR

ONGOING
Theater: Antigone
7:30 p.m., October 7-9 and 13-16, Nichols Theatre. Buy tickets online at http://cstd.k-state.edu/Theatre/index.html#buytickets, or call the box office at 785-532-6428. Presented by K-State Theatre.

Exhibition: College of Architecture, Planning and Design Academic Internship Exhibit
Weekdays through Oct. 29, Chang Gallery, Seaton Hall. Projects by student participants in the spring and summer 2010 academic internship programs.

Exhibition: Anniversaries 3
Weekdays through Dec. 24, Hale Library Special Collections Gallery. A triple celebration to commemorate the centennials of the department of grain science and industry and the A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications, and the 40th anniversary of the McCain Auditorium, including historical photographs, documents and publications.

 

Oct. 13
Exhibit/Program/Reception: Anniversaries 3: Grain Science, Journalism and McCain Auditorium
3:30-5 p.m., Hale Library Hemisphere Room and 5th Floor Gallery. A triple celebration event commemorating the centennials of the department of grain science and industry and the A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications, and the 40th anniversary of McCain Auditorium. Tony Crawford, university archivist, and Ashley Stark, project archivist, will present a lively history of the three celebrants, including historical photographs, documents and publications. Reception and exhibit viewing will follow.

Lecture: Art in Harry Potter/Harry Potter in Art by Karin Westman
3:30 p.m., 212 K-State Student Union. Part of the English department's Fall Colloquia Series.

Lecture: Robert E. Blecha, Director of the Kansas Bureau of Investigation
6:30 p.m., Cottonwood Room, K-State Student Union. Blecha will speak on the importance of the criminal justice system and the bureau's part of the process. The presentation is open to the public.

University Ensemble: KSU Wind Ensemble and Concert Band
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Frank Tracz and Don Linn, conductors. Sponsored by the department of music.

Screening: William Kentridge: Anything is Possible
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Featured in season 5 of the PBS Art:21 series, this is an expanded view of Kentridge's work, specifically his staging of Shostakovich's opera, The Nose, and his performance of I Am Not Me, The Horse Is Not Mine. Bring your lunch; beverages and dessert provided.

Vernon Larson International Lecture: Harald Prins
11:45 a.m., optional lunch; 12:15 p.m., lecture. Holiday Inn at the campus. Sponsored by K-State Friends of International Programs and the office of international programs. The luncheon is open to the public. Reservations for the luncheon can be made by e-mail at oip@k-state.edu or by phone at 785-532-5990, and should be made by noon of the Friday before the luncheon. You may also attend the lecture at no cost.

 

Oct. 14
Lecture: Combat Stress: Redefining the "Wounded" Warrior and Family
1-3 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. Lecture will be presented by Jeff Hall, Sheri Hall and Josh Mantz, who will share their personal journeys of trauma and resilience. Sponsored by the Institute for the Health and Security of Military Families.

 

Oct. 15
Event: Madness in Manhattan
7 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the K-State Federal Credit Union.

Film: Twilight Saga: Eclipse
8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $1. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

IT Training: Intermediate Functions in Excel 2007
1-3 p.m., 009 Fairchild Hall. Presented by the Information Technology Assistance Center. Open to all K-State faculty and staff. Register at http://www.k-state.edu/its/training/events.html.

 

Oct. 16
Film: Baht
5 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Free admission. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

Film: Twilight Saga: Eclipse
7 and 10:15 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $2. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

 

Oct. 17
Performance Series: The Seasons Project
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Venice Baroque Orchestra. For ticket information, visit http://www.k-state.edu/mccain/ or call 785-532-6428.

Film: Twilight Saga: Eclipse
8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $2. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

 

Oct. 18
Conference: K-State Research and Extension Annual Conference
K-State Student Union, runs through Oct. 20. For more information, contact the Division of Continuing Education conference registration office at 785-532-5569.

IT Training: Microsoft Excel 2007 Q & A
9-11 a.m., 009 Fairchild Hall. Come get answers to most of your questions about Excel 2007. This session is designed primarily as a Q&A session, with other helpful tips thrown in for good measure. Presented by the Information Technology Assistance Center. Open to all K-State faculty and staff. Register at http://www.k-state.edu/its/training/events.html.

 

Oct. 19
University Ensemble: KSU Orchestra
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. David Littrell, conductor. Sponsored by the department of music.

Event: University Shred Day
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Documents to shred include Scantron forms; greenbar grade sheets; rosters printed from K-State Online, iSIS, SIS, etc.; student papers with personal identity information and grades; data with credit card information; personnel files; and more.

 

Oct. 20
University Ensemble: KSU Men's and Women's Glee Clubs
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Joshua Oppenheim and Julie Yu, conductors. Sponsored by the department of music.

 

Oct. 21
Student Recital Series: General Student Recital
11:30 a.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

Student Recital Series: Opera Workshop
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

IT Training: Intermediate Excel 2007
1-3 p.m., 009 Fairchild Hall. This session will give you an overview of and hands-on practice with the basics of using charts and graphs, pivot tables, using filters, sorting, and other data analysis techniques, simplifying data entry, as well as sharing and securing workbooks. Presented by the Information Technology Assistance Center. Open to all K-State faculty and staff. Register at http://www.k-state.edu/its/training/events.html.