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At-A-Glance

AUGUST

26-3

Welcome week. Held at various locations on the Midtown campus. Welcome Week provides incoming students and their families with a set of shared experiences, setting the tone for student academic success and personal growth while facilitating the transition to university life. For more information, call x79700.

29-30

Transfer and Articulation Policy Workshops. Presented by Linda Suskie, internationally recognized speaker, writer, workshop facilitator, and consultant. The workshops will be begin with a presentation in the Westside Campus Center Ballroom on Wednesday, Aug. 29 at 8:15 a.m., followed by four workshops through Thursday, Aug. 30. A continental breakfast buffet and a lunch buffet will be provided on both days. For more information, please call Dr. Jane McBride Gates at x78400.

30

Fall semester opening meeting. Ives Concert Hall, 3:30 p.m.

30

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

31

Volleyball. WCSU vs. Johnson & Wales. O’Neill Center, 5 p.m.

September

1

Volleyball. WCSU vs. Salve Regina, 9 a.m.; WCSU vs. Brandeis, O’Neill Center, 3 p.m. O’Neill Center.

1

Connecticut's Best Country Music under the Stars. Featured performers will include Goldrush and the Town Hall Band. Ives Concert Park, 7:30 p.m. For information, visit www.ivesconcertpark.com.

2

Field hockey. WCSU vs. Wheelock. Westside Athletic Stadium, noon.

5

Art slide lecture. Featuring painter Grier Torrence. White Hall, Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m. Free and open to the public.

5

Faculty recital. Featuring WCSU Professor of Music Dr. Russell Hirshfield and Adjunct Instructor Deborah Lifton. Ives Concert Hall, noon. Free and open to the public.

5

Women’s soccer. WCSU vs. Western New England. Westside Athletic Stadium, 6 p.m.

8

Field hockey. WCSU vs. Plymouth State. Westside Athletic Stadium, noon.

8

Women’s soccer. WCSU vs. Purchase. Westside Athletic Stadium, 4 p.m.

8

Planetarium show & telescope viewing. Planetarium show at 7 p.m., followed by telescope viewing of sky from 8 to 10 p.m. Westside Observatory & Planetarium. For more information, call x78672 or visit www.wcsu.edu/starwatch.

8

Ives Festival Orchestra. “Salute to Broadway,” at 7:30 p.m., Ives Concert Park. Free and open to the public. Donations will be welcome at the park or securely online. For information, visit www.ivesconcertpark.com.

11

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

12

Volleyball. WCSU vs. Trinity. O’Neill Center, 7 p.m.

12

Field hockey. WCSU vs. Ramapo. Westside Athletic Stadium, 7 p.m.

13

Women’s soccer. WCSU vs. Wentworth Tech. Westside Athletic Stadium, 7 p.m.

14

Golden Circle luncheon. Fairfield Hall lounge, 11:30 a.m. Cost: $35 per person. For more information, call x78298.

15

Women’s soccer. WCSU vs. Southern Maine. Westside Athletic Stadium, noon.

15

Volleyball. WCSU vs. Plymouth State. O’Neill Center, noon.

15

Field hockey. WCSU vs. Salem State. Westside Athletic Stadium, 4 p.m.

15

Volleyball. WCSU vs. Lasell. O’Neill Center, 4 p.m.

15

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

18

Art slide lecture. Featuring painter Alan Feltus. White Hall, Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m. Free and open to the public.

18

Golden Circle luncheon. Fairfeild Hall lounge, noon. Cost: $35 per person. For more information, call x78298.

18

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

18

Field hockey. WCSU vs. Vassar. Westside Athletic Stadium, 7 p.m.

19

IRB meeting.  Student Center, Room 228, 8 to 9:30 a.m.

19

Men’s soccer. WCSU vs. Mitchell. Westside Athletic Stadium, 7 p.m.

20

Volleyball. WCSU vs. Emmanuel. O’Neill Center, 7 p.m.