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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/.

 

Feb. 23
Presentation: "The Future of Integration"
9:30 a.m., 11: 30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., Hemisphere Room, Hale Library. In honor of Black History Month and the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., the speech that King delivered at K-State on Jan. 19,1968, several months before his assassination, will be played four times and a slideshow of images of King at K-State will be shown. Free and open to the public.

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

Training: Nonviolent Communication Training
3-5 p.m., 213 K-State Student Union. Learn about the basic styles of communication, the NVC model and crosscultural communication. Get tips for verbal and nonverbal communication. Register at http://bit.ly/eh2vjm. Presented by SafeZone at K-State.

Presentation: Fighting the Beast Within: What You Need to Know about Eating Disorders and College Life by Linda Yarrow
6:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Free and open to the public. Part of Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2011. Sponsored by SNAC, K-State Healthy Decisions, SGA and Lafene Health Center.

 

Feb. 24
Event: Dancing with the K-State Stars
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Prominent K-Staters paired with K-State dance specialists will perform routines ranging in styles and genres of dance. Free admission. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

Ebony Theater: "Broke-ology"
7:30 p.m., Purple Masque Theater, East Stadium. Tickets available from McCain box office. Presented by K-State Theater.

Event: Yoga for a Better Body Image
7:15-8:30 p.m., Orange Sky Yoga, 2801 Claflin Road. Join us for a yoga session, and get some quick tips on ways to improve body image. Bring a friend, and chill for a little while! Part of Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2011. Sponsored by SNAC, K-State Healthy Decisions, SGA and Lafene Health Center.

 

Feb. 25
Reading: Novelist Philipp Meyer
3:30-4:30 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Meyer will read from his work. Sponsored by the department of English.

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

Ebony Theater: "Broke-ology"
7:30 p.m., Purple Masque Theater, East Stadium. Tickets available from McCain box office. Presented by K-State Theater.

 

Feb. 26
Film: "Tangled"
7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $2. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

Ebony Theater: "Broke-ology"
2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Purple Masque Theater, East Stadium. Tickets available from McCain box office. Presented by K-State Theater.

Film: "Dropping in on Andy Warhol"
2 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. A fun, informative, full-color illustrated introduction to the life and art of Andy Warhol. For elementary to middle school students.

 

Feb. 27
Film: "Tangled"
8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $2. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

Faculty Artist: Paul Hunt, Trombone
3 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

Film: "Dropping in on Andy Warhol"
2 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. A fun, informative, full-color illustrated introduction to the life and art of Andy Warhol. For elementary to middle school students.

 

Feb. 28
Wildcat Watch Party: K-State vs. Texas Men's Basketball
8 p.m., the Wareham Opera House. Presented by the Ahearn Fund.

Guest Artist: Julia Heinen, Clarinet
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

 

March 1
Panel Discussion: Non-Profit Employers
3 p.m., Big 12 Room, K-State Student Union. Meet with local nonprofit employers to learn more about part-time, volunteer and internship opportunities. Sponsored by career and employment services.

Faculty Artist: David Pickering, Organ
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

Showcase: Teaching, Learning, and Technology
10 a.m.-1 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Student Union. Learn from your colleagues! See demonstrations of how K-State faculty and staff use technology to enhance teaching and learning. Cytek, Dell, Microsoft, Turning Technologies, the Union Computer Store and others will be on hand to demonstrate their products. Drawings will be held for an Xbox, Kinect, 15 clicker system and more. A Varney's gift card will be provided to the first 200 faculty and staff who enter the ballroom. Coffee, juice and muffins will be served from 10-11 a.m. A light lunch will be provided from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Hosted by the Information Technology Services, the Center for Advancement of Teaching and Learning, the Division of Continuing Education and the Student Governing Association. Register at http://tinyurl.com/tltshowcase.

 

March 2
Presentation: Recognizing Unhealthy Relationships: Avoiding the Wolf in Sheep's Clothing! by Mary Todd, Director/Advocacy, K-State Women's Center
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Room 213, K-State Student Union. Register at http://bit.ly/gcw1jZ. Presented by SafeZone at K-State.

Faculty and Guest Artists: The Pen Trio
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Nora Lewis, oboe; Phillip O. Paglialonga, clarinet; and Eric Varner, bassoon. Sponsored by the department of music.

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

 

March 3
Lecture: The Creation of Anne Boleyn by Susan Bordo
5:30 p.m., K-State Student Union Ballroom. Bordo has made major contributions to feminist, cultural and gender studies, as well as to psychology, sociology, history and media studies. Sponsored by the women's studies program, the department of English and more.

Lecture: Peter Bohlin
2 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Sponsored by the College of Architecture, Planning and Design.

Faculty Artist: Jacqueline Fassler-Kerstetter, Horn
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.