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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/.

 

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.

Program: Ask the Dietitian
11:15 a.m.-1 p.m., Food Court, K-State Student Union. Get information about metabolic testing services at Lafene. Available to students and faculty/staff. Sponsored by Lafene Health Center.

 

March 3
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.

Display: Peace Corps 50th Anniversary
10 a.m.-2 p.m., State Room 1, K-State Student Union. Display of returned Peace Corps volunteers' photos and artifacts from the countries they have served in. Open to all.

Lecture: Facing Facts about the Impact of Emergency Contraception by James Trussell
7 p.m., Town Hall Room, School of Leadership Studies. Trussell is a professor of economics and public affairs at Princeton University. Free and open to the public. Part of the Donald J. Adamchak Distinguished Lecture Series in Sociology.

 

March 4
Lecture: Outsider Art and the Problem of Aesthetic Value by Terry Castle
3:30 p.m., Little Theater, K-State Student Union. Castle is a professor of humanities at Stanford University. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Beta of Kansas chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, university honors program, women's studies program, and the department of English.

Film: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part I"
8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $1. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

Updating of the Spring 2012 Class Schedule Begins for Colleges/Departments.

 

March 5
The Hallows and Horcruxes Ball 4: A Wizard Rock Concert for Literacy.
6-11:30 p.m., K-State Alumni Center. Featuring performances by The Remus Lupins, Ministry of Magic, The Moaning Myrtles, The Parselmouths, The Whomping Willows, Greg and Forge, and Justin Finch-Fletchley and the Sugar Quills. Ticket information can be found at http://www.k-state.edu/chalc/HHBall.html. Sponsored by the Children's and Adolescent Literature Community, the department of English, the K-State Harry Potter Alliance, and more.

Film: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part I"
7 and 10:15 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $2. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

Music: Tubaphonium Festival and Bassoon Afternoon
All day, McCain Auditorium. Sponsored by the department of music.

 

March 6
Presentation: Can I Kiss You? by Mike Domitrz
5 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Domitrz is a critically acclaimed author, expert and speaker who takes an in-depth look at how students address healthy communication within relationships, consent and dating respectfully. Sponsored by Wildcats Against Rape, K-State Healthy Decisions and Union Program Council.

Film: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part I"
8 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Admission $2. Sponsored by the Union Program Council.

 

March 7
Presentation: Dan Hoyt, Chair of Sociology at the University of Nebraska -- Lincoln
1:30-3:30 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Alumni Center. Your participation is welcomed in the interviews for the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Online video stream will be available at time of presentation and Q-and-A session. Free and open to the public.

Film: "Radio"
7 p.m., Big 12 Room, K-State Student Union. This 2003 film, starring Cuba Gooding Jr. and Ed Harris, depicts the story of a high school coach and the developmentally challenged man he took under his wing. Free admission. Sponsored by the Union Program Council. A part of K-State For All! 2011 Disability Awareness Week.

Workshop: Looking at Art With Children: Understanding and Creating 3-D Art
6:30 p.m., Beach Museum of Art. This workshop is designed to foster three-dimensional thinking and creativity and will include a discussion of positive and negative space, movement activities and project ideas. Free childcare available by reservation. Funded by a grant from the Kansas Arts Commission.

 

March 8
Lecture: Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agents Doug Dorley and Chad Robacker
6-7:30 p.m., Room 207, K-State Student Union. Special Agents Dorley and Robacker will be speaking about the DEA and internship and employment opportunities available to students. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the K-State Criminology Club.

Exhibition: K-State For All! Assistance Dog Exhibition
Noon to 2 p.m., Forum Hall, K-State Student Union. Canine Companions for Independence from Kansas City show off the amazing skills of their highly trained animals. Sponsored by emPower Cats. A part of K-State For All! 2011 Disability Awareness Week.

Student Recital Series: Tuba and Euphonium Studio of Steven Maxwell
7:30 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

Education: Meet the Art Series: Andy Warhol
10:30 a.m., Beach Museum of Art. An overview of Andy Warhol’s work in the museum’s collection. Reservations requested.

 

March 9
Guest Artist: Organ Music for a Wednesday Morning by Yuka Morishita, Organist
11:30 a.m., All Faiths Chapel. Sponsored by the department of music.

Guest Artists: Duo Montagnard
5:45 p.m., All Faiths Chapel. Joseph Murhpy, saxophone, and Matthew Slotkin, guitar. Sponsored by the department of music.

 

March 10
Workshop: A Taste of Asia
10 a.m.-4 p.m., Gold Room, Derby Dining Center. Participants, limited to 45, will learn production techniques, watch cooking demonstrations, dine on an Asian-inspired lunch and participate in a hands-on session with Chef Jet Tila. Registration information can be found at http://www.found.ksu.edu/culinary. Sponsored by K-State Housing and Dining Services and the McCune Foundation.

Ceremony: K-State For All! Lunchtime Panel and PAAC Award Ceremony
Noon to 1 p.m., Courtyard, K-State Student Union. Students, faculty and staff with disabilities from various cultural backgrounds are featured discussing their disabilities. The Promoting Accessibility Across Campus faculty/staff award will also be presented. Sponsored by Disability Support Services. A part of K-State For All! 2011 Disability Awareness Week.

Presentation: Dr. Peter Dorhout, Vice Provost for Graduate Affairs at Colorado State University
1:30-3:30 p.m., Ballroom, K-State Alumni Center. Your participation is welcomed in the interviews for the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Online video stream will be available at time of presentation and Q-and-A session. Free and open to the public.

Opera: Gianni Schicchi and Trouble in Tahiti
7:30 p.m., McCain Auditorium. Tickets available from McCain box office. Presented by K-State Theatre.