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CALENDAR

ONGOING
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 McCain Auditorium, including historical photographs, documents and publications.

Exhibition: Letarouilly Then and Now
Weekdays from Nov. 29 through Jan. 21. Chang Gallery, Seaton Hall. Sponsored by the College of Architecture, Planning and Design.

 

Nov. 25-26
Happy Thanksgiving! Student/University Holiday

 

Nov. 29
Landon Lecture: Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
10:30 a.m., McCain Auditorium. Live videostream will be available at time of lecture. Sponsored by the Landon Lecture Series.

Faculty Artist: Patricia Thompson, Mezzo-Soprano
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

 

Nov. 30
University Ensemble: K-State Jazz Bands
7:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Wayne Goins, director. Sponsored by the department of music.

 

Dec. 1
University Ensemble: K-State Wind Ensemble and Concert Band
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Frank Tracz and Don Linn, conductors. Sponsored by the department of music.

Meeting: Classified Senate Meeting
12:30 p.m., Konza Room, K-State Student Union.

Deadline: Summer 2011
Last day to update the Summer 2011 class schedule by colleges/departments.

 

Dec. 2
Program: Employee Orientation
8:30-10:30 a.m. for classified staff and 9:30-11:30 a.m. for unclassified staff and faculty, 103 Edwards Hall. The program is designed to welcome and orient new faculty and staff members to K-State. See the enrollment requirements at http://www.k-state.edu/hr/benefits/enroll.html. Sponsored by the Division of Human Resources.

Training: Division of Facilities Van Operator Training
9:30-11:30 a.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 students. This training is mandatory for all operators. Register at https://www.k-state.edu/facilities/forms/signup.html.

University Ensemble: Holiday Festival of Music
7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 612 Poyntz Ave. K-State Choir, K-State Collegiate Chorale, Rhapsody Ringers, K-State Brass Ensemble and K-State Trumpet Ensemble. Joshua Oppenheim, Julie Yu, Jodi Caldwell, Paul Hunt and Gary Mortenson, conductors. Sponsored by the department of music.

Program: WinterDance 2011
7:30 p.m. Nichols Theater. Ticket information can be found online at http://cstd.k-state.edu/Theatre/Pages/Tickets.html or by calling the box office at 785- 532-6428. Presented by the K-State dance program.

 

Dec. 3
Film: 'Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark'
8 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Admission $1. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

University Ensemble: K-State Singers
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Joshua Oppenheim and Julie Yu, conductors. Sponsored by the department of music.

Program: WinterDance 2011
7:30 p.m. Nichols Theater. Ticket information can be found online at http://cstd.k-state.edu/Theatre/Pages/Tickets.html or by calling the box office at 785- 532-6428. Presented by the K-State dance program.

Beach Museum: Poetry Readings
3:30-5 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Literary responses to the "Material Evidence" exhibition from K-State creative writing students.

Technology: IT Security Roundtable
9-10:30 a.m., 213 K-State Student Union. Sponsored by the Security Incident Response Team.

 

Dec. 4
Film: 'Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark'
7 and 9:30 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Admission $1. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

Program: WinterDance 2011
2:30 p.m. Nichols Theater. Ticket information can be found online at http://cstd.k-state.edu/Theatre/Pages/Tickets.html or by calling the box office at 785- 532-6428. Presented by the K-State dance program.

 

Dec. 5
Film: 'Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark'
8 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Admission $1. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

University Ensemble: K-State Men's and Women's Glee Clubs
3 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Joshua Oppenheim and Julie Yu, conductors. Sponsored by the department of music.

Beach Museum: Family Holiday Workshop
2-3:30 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. Celebrate the winter holidays with food, crafts and surprises. $5 per child, reservations are not needed. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Sponsored by the Student Friends of the Beach Museum of Art.

 

Dec. 6
Student Recital Series: Theory Class Composition Recital
5:45 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

University Ensemble: K-State Orchestra
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. David Littrell, conductor. Sponsored by the department of music.

 

Dec. 7
University Ensemble: K-State Jazz Combos
7:30 p.m., Union Station, K-State Student Union. Wayne Goins, director. Sponsored by the department of music.

Film: 'Home'
6 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. The film shows the diversity of life on Earth and how humanity is threatening the ecological balance of the planet. Sponsored by Students for Environmental Action.

 

Dec. 8
McCain Performance Series: Cirque Dreams Illumination
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Imaginative, hip and out of this world. Ticket information can be found online at http://www.k-state.edu/mccain/ or by calling 785-532-6428.

Student Recital Series: Organ Music for a Wednesday Morning
11:30 a.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

Faculty Artists: The Konza Wind Quintet
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

 

Dec. 9
Faculty Artists: K-State Faculty Brass Quintet
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.