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At-A-Glance

September

22

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

22

Workshop. “Intricate Grammar Workshop.” Tutoring Resource Center, Berkshire Hall, Room 104, 2 p.m. To register, call x79245. Free and open to the public.

22

Women’s tennis. WCSU vs. Rhode Island College. Westside Athletic Stadium, 4 p.m.

23

Flu clinic. Student Center, noon to 2 p.m. Cost: $20. For more information, call the Danbury VNA at (203) 792-4120.

23

Research seminar. "Blood & Guts: Ground Squirrel Defenses to Rattlesnake Predation" by Fairfield University Professor of Biology Dr. James Biardi. Science Building, Room 219, 4 p.m. Free and open to the public.

23

Newman dinner. Newman Center, 5:30 p.m. Free and open to WCSU students and staff only.

23

Volleyball. WCSU vs. St. Joseph. Westside Athletic Stadium, 7 p.m.

24

Political science lecture. U.S. Senate candidate Merrick Alpert to discuss federal climate change legislation. Berkshire Hall, Room 209, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail benjamins@wcsu.edu.

24

Midtown Coffeehouse. Free for WestConn students, staff and faculty. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by the featured act, the Parallel Fifths, at 9 p.m. Alumni Hall. For more information, call x79700.

25

Theatre production. "Trojan Women" (Troades of Euripides) Ives Concert Hall, 7 p.m. For more information, call x78832.

26

Men’s Soccer. WCSU vs. Rhode Island College. Westside Athletic Stadium, 1 p.m.

26

Planetarium show & telescope viewing. “Summer Skies” show at 6:30 p.m., followed by a telescope viewing of the first-quarter moon, summer sky and Jupiter from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Westside Observatory & Planetarium. For more information, call x78672.

26

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

27

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m.

29

Women’s Soccer. WCSU vs. Wesleyan. Westside Athletic Stadium, 7 p.m.

30

Grants workshop. “Looking for Government Support for Your Project.” Warner Hall, Room 315, noon to 12:45 p.m. Bring your lunch; dessert and beverages will be provided.

30

Men’s Soccer. WCSU vs. Trinity. Westside Athletic Stadium, 7 p.m.

   

October

1

Banned Book event. "Meet the Characters from Children's Banned Books." Westside Campus Center North Ballroom, 12:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.For more information, call x78412.

1

Faculty author reading. Featuring Associate Professor of History Dr. Marcy May, who will read from her book "Women's Roles in Twentieth Century America;" Associate Professor of Nursing Dr. Karen Daley, who was editor of "Simulation Scenarios for Nurse Educators: Making it Real;" and Adjunct Instructor Dr. Lisa Rene Reynolds, who wrote "Still a Family: A Guide to Good Parenting through Divorce." Warner Hall, 3 p.m.

1

Women’s Soccer. WCSU vs. Clark. Westside Athletic Stadium, 6 p.m.

1

One Book, One Community book discussion. Danbury Public Library, 170 Main St., Danbury, 6 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.onebookdanbury.org.

1

German Studies Center Lecture. "The Fall of the Wall and Germany's 60-Year Young Constitution: A Prism for Looking at Germany's Recent Past and Future." Location: TBD, 7 p.m.

1

Telescope viewing.  Viewing of the moon, Jupiter, Neptune, Uranus and the summer sky. Westside Observatory & Planetarium, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. For more information, call x78672.

1

Midtown Coffeehouse. Free for WestConn students, staff and faculty. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by the featured act, Steve & Johnny Rogers of Mighty Purple, at 9 p.m. Alumni Hall. For more information, call x79700.

3

Football. WCSU vs. Morrisville State. Westside Athletic Stadium, noon.

3

Women’s Soccer. WCSU vs. Plymouth State. Westside Athletic Stadium, 6 p.m.

3

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

4

Community United Against Domestic Violence Walk. Westside campus, 8:30 a.m. For more information, call the Women's Center at (203) 731-5200. Register online at www.womenscenterofgreaterdanbury.org.  

4

AA meeting. Alumni Hall, 8 p.m.

5

Deadline. Applications for the Hancock Student Leadership Program. For more information, visit wcsu.edu/hslp.

5

One Book, One Community film screening/discussion. Featuring “Awakenings.” Student Center Theater, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.onebookdanbury.org.

6

Workshop. “Off-Campus Programs: Scholarships, Internships,” featuring guest speaker Tony Ciarleglio. Tutoring Resource Center, Berkshire Hall, Room 104, 2 p.m. To register, call x79245. Free and open to the public.

6

Lecture. "No Room of One's Own: The Law in James Baldwin's Early Writings" by Suffolk University Professor of English and James Baldwin scholar Dr. Quentin Miller. Warner Hall, Room 102, 12:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

6

Women’s tennis. WCSU vs. Bridgewater State. Westside Athletic Stadium, 4 p.m.

6

One Book, One Community book discussion. Haas Library, 6 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.onebookdanbury.org.

6

Field hockey. WCSU vs. Framingham State. Westside Athletic Stadium, 6 p.m.

6

Panel discussion. Featuring a panel discussion about the Henry Louis Gates incident. Science Building, Room 125, 6:30 p.n. Free and open to the public.

7

Author talk. Featuring Dr. Richard Frank, author of "Fighting Cancer with Knowledge and Hope." Warner Hall, 5 p.m. RSVP required; please call x78556 to register or for more information.

7

Newman dinner. Newman Center, 5:30 p.m. Free and open to WCSU students and staff only.

7

One Book, One Community book discussion. Barnes & Noble, 15 Backus Ave., Danbury, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.onebookdanbury.org.

 

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