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At-A-Glance

March

9

UPBC meeting. Student Center, Room 202, 3:30 p.m.

10

Art slide lecture. Featuring illustrator John Cuneo. White Hall, Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m. Free and open to the public.

10

Economic summit. A panel of area business people will discuss current economic conditions, expectations for the future, and ways to improve them. Westside Classroom Building, Room 218, 5 to 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call x78486.

10

Film screening. “Salaam Bombay!” Student Center Theater, 7 p.m. Discussion to follow the viewing. Part of the 2008 “One Book, One Community” program. For more information, call x78486 or visit www.onebookdanbury.org.

11

Faculty book signing and discussion. A Women's History Month faculty book signing and discussion. Warner Hall Lobby, 11 a.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call x78486.

11

Men’s Lacrosse. WCSU vs. Trinity. Westside Athletic Complex, 4:30 p.m.

11

Debate. "Political Fight Night," featuring a discussion about the merits of abstinence versus comprehensive sexual education. The Club at the Westside Campus Center, 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call x78482.

11

Chamber music concert. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m. Free and open to the public.

11

Hour of Power (holy hour). Newman Center, 9 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call (203) 744-5846.

12

Computer forensics career program. "Computer Forensics in the Technology Age" featuring Attorney General Richard Blumenthal; Forensic Computer Crimes Investigator Matthew Brodacki, a WCSU alumnus; and State's Attorney Richard Colangelo. Ballroom of the Westside Campus Center, 1 p.m. Free and open to WestConn students only. For more information, call x78265.

12

Women’s Lacrosse. WCSU vs. Kean. Westside Athletic Complex, 4 p.m.

12-14

Theatre production. “The Tempest,” presented by the WCSU Theatre Arts Department. Performances at 8 p.m., with an additional 2 p.m. matinee on Saturday, March 14. Admission: $18 for adults, and $15 for senior citizens and non-WestConn students. WestConn students will be admitted free with valid ID. Call the Berkshire Theatre Box Office at x78732 for information. To purchase tickets, call x7TIXX or visit www.wcsu.edu/tickets.

12

Midtown Coffeehouse. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by the featured act at 9 p.m. Alumni Hall. Free and open to the public. Donations to sustain the Coffeehouse will be accepted. For more information, call x79700.

13

Jazz combos concert. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m. Free and open to the public.

14

Men’s Lacrosse. WCSU vs. Plattsburgh State. Westside Athletic Complex, 2 p.m.

14

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m. For students and the general public.

15

Sunday Mass. Alumni Hall, 5 p.m. Free and open to the public.

15

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m. For students and the general public.

16

Brookfield Common University Event. "The Value of the Narrative: Our Veterans' Stories." Adjunct Professor of Communication Jeanne Christie. The Village at Brookfield Common, 246A Federal Road in Brookfield, 10:30 a.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call the Office of University Relations at x78486.

16

Ridgefield Crossings University Event. "The Value of the Narrative: Our Veterans' Stories." Adjunct Professor of Communication Jeanne Christie. Ridgefield Crossings, 640 Danbury Road in Ridgefield, 2 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call the Office of University Relations at x78486.

17

Panel discussion. "Women and the Economy" featuring Associate Professor of Sociology Dr. Carina Bandhauer, Assistant Professor of History and Non-Western Cultures Dr. Jennifer Nugent Duffy, Assistant Professor of Anthropology Dr. Damla Isik and Associate Professor of History and Non-Western Cultures Dr. Martha May. Warner Hall, 12:30 p.m. Lunch will be served. Free and open to the public. For more information, call x78482.

17

Workshop. “Off-Campus Programs, Scholarships, Internships and Graduate Research.” Tutoring Resource Center, Berkshire Hall, Room 104, 2 p.m. To register, call x79245. Free and open to the public.

17

Film screening. “Monsoon Wedding” Student Center Theater, 7 p.m. Discussion to follow the viewing. Part of the 2008 “One Book, One Community” program. For more information, call x78486 or visit www.onebookdanbury.org.

18

Senate meeting. Westside Campus Center Ballroom, 3:30 p.m.

18

Newman dinner. Newman Center, 5 to 7 p.m. Open to WestConn students, faculty and staff only.

18

Men’s Lacrosse. WCSU vs. SUNY Maritime. Westside Athletic Complex, 7 p.m.

18

Science-at-Night presentation. "How Do We Know the Climate is Changing?" by Dr. Mitch Wagener. Science Building, Room 125, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.

18

Hour of Power (holy hour). Newman Center, 9 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call (203) 744-5846.

19

Political science lecture. Stamford trade attorney Paul Edelberg to discuss China’s economy. Berkshire Hall, Room 102, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public.

19

Midtown Coffeehouse. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by the featured act at 9 p.m. Alumni Hall. Free and open to the public. Donations to sustain the Coffeehouse will be accepted. For more information, call x79700.

21

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m. For students and the general public.

22

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m. For students and the general public.

25

WestConn Society luncheon. Westside Campus Center Ballroom, 11:30 a.m. To join the society or purchase a ticket for the luncheon, call x78298.

28

Baseball. WCSU vs. Plymouth State. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

28

Men’s Lacrosse. WCSU vs. Plymouth State. Westside Athletic Complex, 3 p.m.

28

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m. For students and the general public.

29

Softball. WCSU vs. Keene State. Westside Athletic Complex, 1 p.m.

29

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m. For students and the general public.

31

Art slide lecture. Featuring artist Don Kimes. White Hall, Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m. Free and open to the public.

31

Baseball. WCSU vs. Westfield State. Westside Athletic Complex, 3:30 p.m.

31

Women’s Lacrosse. WCSU vs. Ramapo. Westside Athletic Complex, 7 p.m.

31

President’s lecture series. “Between Two Worlds: An Evening with Mira Nair.” Ives Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

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