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At-A-Glance

March

22

Interview workshop. To prepare for the upcoming 16th Annual Career Fair. Student Center, Room 227, 10 a.m. Open to WestConn students and alumni only. For more information, call x78266.

23

Networking workshop. To prepare for the upcoming 16th Annual Career Fair. Student Center, Room 227, 10 a.m. Open to WestConn students and alumni only. For more information, call x78266.

23

Harlem Globetrotters. Feldman Arena at the William O’Neill Athletic and Convocation Center, 7 p.m. Tickets are available at x7TIXX or www.wcsu.edu/tickets.

24

Job search workshop. To prepare for the upcoming 16th Annual Career Fair. Student Center, Room 227, 10 a.m. Open to WestConn students and alumni only. For more information, call x78266.

25

WestConn Society Luncheon. Matrix Center, 39 Old Ridgebury Road in Danbury, 11:30 a.m. This year’s Community Service Award will be presented to Robert and Dianne Yamin. To join the society or purchase a ticket for the luncheon, call x78279.

26

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

27

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 8:30 p.m.

28

Political science lecture. Dr. Anthony Ciarleglio, director of WestConn's Cooperative Education program, will discuss career development options. White Hall, Room 214, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail benjamins@wcsu.edu.

29

Career Fair workshop. "How to Make the Most of the Career Fair" workshop for students to prepare for the upcoming 16th Annual Career Fair. Campus Center, Room 315, 3 p.m. Open to WestConn students and alumni only. For more information, call x78266.

29

Women’s lacrosse. WCSU vs. Kean. Westside Athletic Complex, 3 p.m.

29

Baseball. WCSU vs. Wesleyan. Westside Athletic Complex, 4:30 p.m.

29

President’s Lecture Series. "Growing Up Dr. Mel," by Meteorologist Dr. Mel Goldstein. Science Building, Room 125, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.

29

Piano recital. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m.

30

Career Fair workshop. "How to Make the Most of the Career Fair" workshop for students to prepare for the upcoming 16th Annual Career Fair. Student Center, Room 227, noon. Open to WestConn students and alumni only. For more information, call x78266.

30

Resume workshop. For students to prepare for the upcoming 16th Annual Career Fair. Student Center, Room 227, 1 p.m. Open to WestConn students and alumni only. For more information, call x78266.

30

Men’s tennis. WCSU vs. John Jay. Westside Athletic Complex, 4 p.m.

30

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

30

Poetry reading. Featuring WCSU Professor of Writing, Linguistics and Creative Process Dr. Brian Clements. Warner Hall, 6 p.m. Free and the public is invited. For more information, call x73252.

31

Resume critique workshop. For students to prepare for the upcoming 16th Annual Career Fair. Student Center, Room 227, 10 a.m. to noon. Open to WestConn students and alumni only. For more information, call x78266.

31

Lecture and Reading. To celebrate Martha Talburt, Mentor of the Year.  Student Center Theater, 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, call x78486.

31

Coffeehouse. Free for WestConn students, staff and faculty. An entire evening of open mic performers at 8 p.m. For more information, call x79700.

April

1

Art slide lecture. Featuring painter Don Kimes. White Hall, Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m.

1

Screening & information session. Hosted by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) will hold an information session and video screening. Student Center Theater, 3 to 5 p.m.  Free and open to the public. For more information, call x78850.

1

Softball. WCSU vs. Springfield. Westside Athletic Complex, 3:30 p.m.

1

Wind ensemble concert. Ives Concert Hall, 8 p.m.

2

Men’s lacrosse. WCSU vs. Plymouth State. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

2

Baseball. WCSU vs. Southern Maine. Westside Athletic Complex, noon.

2

Women’s lacrosse. WCSU vs. Keene State. Westside Athletic Complex, 4 p.m.

2

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

2

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 11 p.m.

3

Baseball. WCSU vs. FDU-Fordham. Westside Athletic Complex, 1 p.m.

3

Sunday Mass. Alumni Hall, 5 p.m.

3

AA meeting. “Young People’s Open Meeting.” Alumni Hall, 8:30 p.m.

4

Political science lecture. Greg Boyko, honorary counsel to Japan from Connecticut, will discuss Japan's economy. White Hall, Room 214, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail benjamins@wcsu.edu

5

Graduate Open House. Westside Campus Center Ballroom, 4:30 to 7 p.m.

6

16th Annual Career Fair. Feldman Arena of the William O'Neill Athletic and Convocation Center, 1 to 4:30 p.m. Free and open to WestConn students, alumni, faculty and staff. For more information, call the CDC at x78263.

6

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

7

Brown Bag Lunch series. "The Impact of Radio and Other Media on Popular Culture" by Adjunct Instructor Tom Zarecki. Student Center, Room 202, noon. Free and open to faculty, staff and students only. For more information, call x78600.

6

Alumni Association meeting. Alumni Hall, 6 p.m.

7

Coffeehouse. Free for WestConn students, staff and faculty. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by the featured act, singer/songwriter Cheryl Engelhardt, at 9 p.m. Alumni Hall. For more information, call x79700.

7-9

WCSU Opera. “Street Scene.” Performances at 8 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, April 7 - 8, and at 2 and 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 9, in Ives Concert Hall, White Hall. Tickets: $15; children 12 and under and seniors will be admitted for $10 and WCSU students with valid I.D. will be admitted free. For tickets and information, call x78499 or go to www.wcsu.edu/tickets.