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At-A-Glance

September

-30

Tibetan exhibit. Featuring a collection of historical Tibetan medical paintings. Ruth Haas Library during library hours.

26

Golf outing. Hosted by the WCSU Alumni Association. 10 a.m. shotgun start at the Richter Park Golf Club, 100 Aunt Hack Road in Danbury. Proceeds from the annual event will benefit the Alumni Association Scholarship Endowment. The cost is $700 per foursome or $175 per person. The public is invited; reservations are required. For more information, call x78298 or visit wcsu.edu/alumni/Golf.asp.

26

Lecture. "How to Make a Picture 'Dirty': Lock It Up in a Bookstore!" by Dr. Robert Whittemore and Elizabeth Beverly. Warner Hall, 1 p.m.

27

Readathon. Celebrating Banned Books week. Student Center, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

27

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

28

Deadline. Faculty deadline to submit applications for sabbatic leave.

28

Readathon. Celebrating Banned Books week. Student Center, noon to 3:30 p.m.

28

SVPA Guest Artist. Featuring pianist Peter Frankl. Ives Concert Hall, noon. The concert will be free and open to the public. Donations to support the department of music will be accepted. For more information, call x78350.

28

HPX Wellness Program. Discussion of stress and health. Student Center, Room 201, noon. Please bring a mat, blanket, or towel. You may also bring a light snack or a bagged lunch. For faculty and staff only.

28

Scholarly workshop. "Strategies for Midterm Triumph," Berkshire Hall, Room 104, 2 p.m. For more information or to reserve a seat, call the center at x79245.

28

Radio broadcast. "%$*&#*!!: Songs You Can't Play on the Air?" in celebration of Banned Books week. WXCI 91.7 FM, 2 to 4 p.m.

28

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

28

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

29

Breakfast. Centennial Grove, 7:45 to 11 a.m. Hosted by the WCSU Nontraditional Student Organization, Older Wiser Learners, and the Commuter Student Organization. For more information, call x78539.

29

Faculty authors reading. Warner Hall, 1 p.m.

29

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

29

Political science lecture. Dan Roberti, of Kent, Conn., a candidate for the Democratic nomination in the Fifth Congressional District, will discuss America's economic recovery and his campaign. White Hall, Room 023, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail benjamins@wcsu.edu.

 

29

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

29

Mac Miller.  "Mac Miller - The Blue Slide Park Tour." Feldman Arena of the O'Neill Center, 7:30 p.m. For tickets and information, visit www.wcsu.edu/ticketsor call x7TIXX.

29

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

30-1

Self defense class. Free and for women only. Registration required. For more information, call x79300.

october

1

Women’s tennis. WCSU vs. Salem State. Westside Courts, 11 a.m.

1

Women’s soccer. WCSU vs. ECSU. Westside Athletic Stadium, 1 p.m.

2

Community United Against Domestic Violence Walk. Westside campus athletic practice field. For more information, call the Women's Center at (203) 731-5200. Register online at www.womenscenterofgreaterdanbury.org.

4

Artist lecture. Featuring painter Betsy Garand. White Hall, Viewing Room 1, 11 a.m. Free and open to the public.

4

Women’s tennis. WCSU vs. Worcester State. Westside Courts, 4 p.m.

4

Volleyball. WCSU vs. ECSU. O’Neill Center, 6 p.m.

4

Jazz faculty concert. Ives Concert Hall, 7 p.m.

4

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

5

Entrepreneur of the Year Luncheon. Honoring John M. Murphy, M.D., president and CEO, Western Connecticut Health Network. Westside Campus Center Ballroom, 11:30 a.m. For more information, call x78341.

5

Alumni Association meeting. Alumni Hall, 6 p.m. Open to WCSU graduates only.

6

Substance abuse prevention conference. "Prescription Drugs: Use, Abuse and Addiction - What Physicians and Clinicians Can Do." Westside Campus Center, 5 to 9:30 p.m. To register or for more information, call (203) 743-7741.

6

Political science lecture. Maureen Casey-Gernert, director of the WCSU Career Development Center, will discuss the university's cooperative education work-study program, job-related workshops offered by the CDC, and the state legislative intern program. White Hall, Room 023, 5:25 to 6:25 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail benjamins@wcsu.edu

6

Tibetan medicine workshop. "Tibetan Medicine: Theory Part 1 - The Mind-Body Connection." Warner Hall, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public.

6

Coffeehouse. Free for WestConn students, staff and faculty. Open mic performers at 8 p.m., followed by the featured act, Spoken Word: faculty poetry and stories by Brian Clements, Jane Gangi, William Joel, Shouhua Qi and Jeff Schlicht, at 9 p.m. in Alumni Hall. For more information, call x79700.

8

Men’s soccer. WCSU vs. Rhode Island College. Westside Athletic Stadium, noon.

8

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

8

Planetarium show & telescope viewing. Planetarium show at 6 p.m., followed by telescope viewing of sky from 7 to 9 p.m. Westside Observatory & Planetarium. For more information, call x78672.

11

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