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CALENDAR

ONGOING
Exhibition: Big Shots: The Photography of Andy Warhol
Jan. 12 through April 3. Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibit details, go to http://beach.k-state.edu/.

Exhibition: New to the Collection
Jan. 12 through May 1. Beach Museum of Art. For museum hours and exhibit details, go to http://beach.k-state.edu/.

Exhibition: Bangladesh: Colours of Culture and Context
Jan. 24 through Feb. 17. Chang Gallery, Seaton Hall, College of Architecture, Planning and Design. Photography by Katrina Lewis, assistant professor in interior architecture and product design, and narrative by Summer Lewis, K-State alum and Rotary Peace Fellow. 

Exhibition: USD 383 Foundation Early Expressions
Feb. 9 through Feb. 13. Beach Museum of Art. Exhibition of art by Manhattan and Ogden school children to benefit the public school visual art program. On view during regular museum hours.

 

Feb. 9
Lecture: Tim Wise
7 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Wise is among the most prominent anti-racist writers and activists in the U.S. A book signing will follow. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the American Ethnic Studies Student Association.

Theater: Humble Boy
7:30 p.m., 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 Theater.

 

Feb. 10
Faculty Senate: Open Forum with President Kirk Schulz
3:30 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. Open discussion with President Schulz on topics the campus community wishes to discuss. Live video stream will be available at time of lecture at http://www.k-state.edu/president/speeches/.

 

Lecture: Special Agent Michael R. Miller, Federal Bureau of Investigation
6 p.m., 213 K-State Student Union. Miller will speak on the criminal justice system and the role of the FBI. The presentation is open to the public.

Guest Artists: Wei-Han Su and Hye-Jung Hong, Pianists
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

Theater: Humble Boy
7:30 p.m., 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 Theater.

 

Feb. 11
Performance series: An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. An unforgettable night of sidesplitting laughter. Ticket information is available at http://www.k-state.edu/mccain/ or by calling 785-532-6428.

Film: "Casablanca"
8 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Admission $1. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

Theater: Humble Boy
7:30 p.m., 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 Theater.

 

Feb. 12
Wildcat Watch Party: Men's Basketball -- K-State vs. Colorado
8 p.m., the Wareham Opera House. Presented by the Ahearn Fund.

Film: "The Library of the Early Mind: A Grown-Up Look at Children's Literature"
2:30-5 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. A documentary about children's authors and illustrators. A Q&A via Skype with directors Edward Delaney and Steven Withrow will follow the screening. Sponsored by the department of English and the graduate program in children's literature.

Film: "Casablanca"
7 and 9:30 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Admission $1. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

Event: Fifth Annual K-State Drag Show
7:30 p.m., preshow, 8 p.m. show, McCain Auditorium. Free tickets available through the McCain box office. Call 532-6428. Sponsored by the Student Organization for Cultural Studies, Diversity Programming Committee, Dow Multicultural Resource Center and LGBT Resource Center.

Theater: Humble Boy
7:30 p.m., 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 Theater.

 

Feb. 13
Film: "Casablanca"
8 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Admission $1. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

Concert: Benefit Concert for K-State Opera
4:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Featuring international opera star Nancy Maultsby, mezzo-soprano, with Amanda Arrington, piano. Cost per ticket is $75, and $50 of that is a tax deductible contribution. Presented by the department of music and Friends of K-State Opera.

Ebony Theater: For Colored Girls
2 p.m., Manhattan Arts Center, 1520 Poyntz Ave. Tickets available at http://www.k-state.edu/mccain/tickets/index.html. Presented by K-State Theater.

 

Feb. 15
Vernon Larson International Lecture: K-State Leadership Studies: Youth Development in Kenya by Trisha Gott
11:45 a.m., optional lunch, 12:15 p.m., lecture, Holiday Inn. The luncheon is open to everyone. Reservations for the luncheons 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. Those interested in only the lecture may attend the lecture portion of this event at no cost. Sponsored by K-State Friends of International Programs and the office of international programs.

K-State Salina: Faculty Senate Open Forum with President Kirk Schulz
9 a.m., College Center Conference Room, Salina campus. Open discussion with President Schulz on topics the campus community wishes to discuss. Live video stream will be available at http://www.k-state.edu/president/speeches/ at time of lecture.

Eyestone Lecture: The Critical Role of Venture Capital in Fueling Innovation by Dixon Doll
8:30 a.m., Fiedler Hall Auditorium. Doll is a cofounder and general partner of DCM. Free and open to the public. Part of the Eyestone Distinguished Lecture Series presented by the College of Engineering.

Faculty Artist: Steven Maxwell, Tuba
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

Event: IBM Jeopardy! Watch Party
4-10 p.m., K-State Student Union Courtyard. Join K-Staters and IBM to cheer on Watson, the IBM super computer, as it competes on Jeopardy! against famed contestants. Pizza, drinks and prizes will be provided at the party.

 

Feb. 16
Lecture: Reception Study, Genre Study and Literary History by Professor Jim Machor
3:30 p.m., 212 K-State Student Union. Part of the English department's Spring Colloquia Series.

Faculty and Guest Artists: David Pickering and Yuka Morishita, Organists
11:30 a.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

University Ensemble: K-State Wind Ensemble
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Frank Tracz, conductor. Sponsored by the department of music.

 

Feb. 17
Student Recital Series: General Student Recital
11:30 a.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

Faculty Artists: Celebrating New Music
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

School's Out Workshop: Pop Art
10-11:30 a.m., Beach Museum of Art. Create your own art using labels from everyday life. $3 per child, reservation required.

Event: K-State TRIO Day 2011
Noon to 1 p.m., K-State Student Union Courtyard. Area high school students will be in attendance to meet with K-State students in TRIO programs.