UNCG Campus Weekly

Campus Weekly is published each Wednesday when classes are in session. In the summer, it is published biweekly.

Looking Ahead: August 10-17, 2011

Film, “Rackstraw Downes: An Interview”
Thursday, Aug. 11, Weatherspoon Auditorium

Women’s soccer vs. North Georgia
Sunday, Aug. 14, 2 p.m.

HRS New Faculty Benefits Orientation
Aug. 15, 8:30 a.m. or 1 p.m., Room 113, Bryan Building.

HRS New Faculty Benefits Orientation
Aug. 16, 8:30 a.m. or 1 p.m., Room 113, Bryan Building

Men’s soccer vs. NC State
Tuesday, Aug. 16, 7 p.m.

Chancellor’s State of the Campus Address
Wednesday, Aug. 17, 10 a.m., Aycock Auditorium

Faculty & Staff Excellence Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, Aug. 17, 10:30 a.m., Aycock Auditorium

Opening luncheon for faculty and staff
Wednesday, Aug. 17, 11:15 a.m., Dining Hall.

New faculty orientation
Wednesday, Aug. 17, 1:30 p.m. (continues following day)

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking Ahead: July 27, 2011

Film, “Floating Weeds”
Thursday, July 28, 6:30 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium

Board of Trustees meeting
Thursday, Aug. 4, 8 a.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Welcoming reception for Dr. Edna Chun (HRS)
Friday, Aug. 5, 10 a.m., EUC Auditorium foyer

Art tour, Noon @ the ‘Spoon
Tuesday, Aug. 9, noon, Weatherspoon

Film, “Rackstraw Downes: An Interview”
Thursday, Aug. 11, Weatherspoon Auditorium

Chancellor’s State of the Campus Address / Faculty & Staff Excellence Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, Aug. 17, 10 a.m., Aycock Auditorium

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: July 13, 2011

Film, “Nainnsukh”
Thursday, July 14, 6:30 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium

Teleconference, Board of Trustees
Friday, July 15, 10 a.m., Boardroom, third floor, Mossman

EMF Monday UNCG Chamber Series
Monday, July 18, 8 p.m., Music Recital Hall

EMF Monday UNCG Chamber Series
Monday, July 25, 8 p.m., Music Recital Hall

Film, “Floating Weeds”
Thursday, July 28, 6:30 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: June 29- July 11, 2011

UNCG Weight Watchers @ Work open house
Wednesday, June 29, 12:15 pm, Bryan 113.

“If You Give a Mouse a Cookie”
Saturday, July 2, 11 a.m., Brown Building Theatre.

EMF Monday UNCG Chamber Series
Monday, July 4, 8 p.m., Music Recital Hall.

Open forum, by Human Resource Services
Wednesday, July 6, 10 a.m., Maple Room, EUC

Open forum, by Human Resource Services
Thursday, July 7, 1 p.m., Maple Room, EUC

EMF Monday UNCG Chamber Series
Monday, July 11, 8 p.m., Music Recital Hall.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: June 15-29, 2011

Theatre, “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie,” opening performance
Thursday, June 16, 10 a.m., Brown Building Theatre.

Theatre, “A Bomb-itty of Errors,” opening performance
Friday, June 17, 10:30 p.m., Upstairs Cabaret, Triad Stage

Exhibition opens, “A Man Screaming Is Not a Dancing Bear”
Saturday, June 18, Weatherspoon

Exhibition opens, “Tom LaDuke: Run Generator”
Saturday, June 18, Weatherspoon

EMF Monday UNCG Chamber Series
Monday, June 27, 8 p.m., Music Recital Hall.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: June 1-17, 2011

Artist talk, Rackstraw Downes
June 2, 6:30 p.m. (reception beforehand), Weatherspoon.

Cram and Scram Sale
Saturday, June 4, 9 a.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC

Opening preview performance, “Masquerade”
Sunday, June 5, 7:30 p.m., Triad Stage

Shred-a-Thon
Friday, June 10, 8 a.m., Walker Circle, near Jackson Library Tower

Noon @ the ‘Spoon art tour, “Encore! Japanese Actor Prints”
Tuesday, June 14, Weatherspoon.

Opening performance, “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie”
Thursday, June 16, 10 a.m., Brown Building Theatre.

Opening performance, “A Bomb-itty of Errors,”
Friday, June 17, 10:30 p.m., Upstage Cabaret, Triad Stage

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: May 18, 2011

First summer session classes begin
Monday, May 23

Walking tour of the campus
Wednesday, May 25, noon, begins at McIver Statue in front of Jackson Library

Artist talk, Rackstraw Downes, and reception
Thursday, June 2, 5:30 p.m., Weatherspoon

Cram and Scram Sale
Saturday, June 4, 9 a.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: May 4-15, 2011

Films, by MFA students (including “Moon Rock,” featured in this issue)
Thurday, May 5, 6 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium

Spring Commencement
Friday, May 6, 10 a.m., Greensboro Coliseum.

Art tour, Noon @ the ‘Spoon
Tuesday, May 10, noon, Weatherspoon

Staff Senate Meeting
Thursday, May 12, 10 a.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Baseball vs. The Citadel
Friday, May 13, 6 p.m.

Baseball vs. The Citadel (with tour, pre-game dedication of Katie’s Korner)
Saturday, May 14, 1 p.m.

Baseball vs. The Citadel
Sunday, May 15, 1 p.m.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: April 27-May 6, 2011

Reading Day
Wednesday, April 27

Forum, “Academic Program Review Process Update and Budget Update”
Wednesday, April 27, 3 p.m., EUC Auditorium

Forum, on Senate bills 575, 265 and 391
Wednesday, April 27, 2 p.m., Maple Room, EUC

Baseball vs. High Point
Wednesday, April 27, 6 p.m.

Final exams begin
Thursday, April 28

Retirement reception, Coach Lynne Agee
Friday, April 29, 9 a.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Indie-Lit reading, Steve Cushman and Lea Graham
Friday, April 29, 3 p.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC

Reading, Jane Austen’s “Sense and Sensibility” excerpts
Tuesday, May 3, 3:30 p.m., Faculty Center

Talk, “Physics of the Human Body: Teaching Interdisciplinary Science,” Dr. Promod Pratap
Tuesday, May 3, 7 p.m., Green Bean, Elm St.

Spring Commencement
Friday, May 6, 10 a.m., Greensboro Coliseum.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: April 20-27, 2011

Sustainability talk, Stephen Leeds, US General Services Administration
Wednesday, April 20, 1:30 p.m., Room 118, new School of Education Building.

Faculty Senate forum, “Academic Program Review at the University Level”
Wednesday, April 20, 3 p.m., EUC Auditorium.

Talk, artist John Ahearn
Wednesday, April 20, 5:30 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium.

Music, String Orchestra,
Wednesday, April 20, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building.

Earth Day activities
Thursday, April 21, 10:30 a.m., College Avenue and Foust Park.

Film, Anthony Fragola’s “Another Corleone: Another Sicily”
Thursday, April 21, 6:30 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium.

Forum, on three bills considered by legislators.
Tuesday, April 26, 10 a.m., Maple Room, EUC.

Music, Symphony Orchestra
Tuesday, April 26, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Auditorium.

Baseball vs. High Point
Wednesday, April 27, 6 p.m.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: April 13-20, 2011

Film, “Freedom Riders,” special advanced screening
Wednesday, April 13, 6 p.m., Mead Auditorium, Sullivan Science Building.

Staff Senate meeting
Thursday, April 14, 10 a.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House.

Art conversation, with Tom Otterness, creator of Weatherspoon’s “The Frieze”
Thursday, April 14, 5:30 p.m., Weatherspoon.

Reading, Michael Parker
Thursday, April 14, 7 p.m., Faculty Center.

Talk, “How Does Your Garden Grow,” Susan Andreatta, Beth Filar Williams, Sarah Dorsey
Friday, April 15, 2 p.m., Room 217, Music Building.

International Festival
Saturday, April 16, noon, The Foutain area.

Play, “Orpheus Descending”
Saturday, April 16, 8 p.m., Taylor Theatre.

Lecture, “The Bible and Transatlantic Modernity,” Stephen Prickett
Tuesday, April 19, 7 p.m., Maple Room, EUC.

Music, Symphonic Band
Tuesday, April 19, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Auditorium.

Faculty Senate forum, “Academic Program Review at the University Level”
Wednesday, April 20, 3 p.m., EUC Auditorium.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: April 6-12, 2011

National Start Walking Day walk
Wednesday, April 6, 2:41 p.m., Minerva Statue

Faculty Senate meeting
Wednesday, April 6, 3 p.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Baseball vs. Duke
Wednesday, April 6, 6 p.m.

Undergraduate Research Expo, part of Excellence Day “Preview Day”
Thursday, April 7, 9:30 a.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC

Habitat for Humanity house dedication
Friday, April 8, 4:30 p.m., 1505 Village Crest Drive

Honors Convocation, part of Excellence Day
Friday, April 8, 7 p.m., EUC Auditorium

Theatre, “Orpheus Descending”
Friday, April 8, 8 p.m., Taylor Theatre

Spring Community Day
Saturday, April 9, 1 p.m., Weatherspoon

A cappella music, The Sapphires
Saturday, April 9, 7:30 p.m., EUC Auditorium

Phi Beta Kappa initiation ceremony, speaker: Ben Filene
Tuesday, April 12, 7 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: March 30-April 6, 2011

Baseball vs. N.C. A&T
Wednesday, March 30, NewBridge Park, Greensboro

Blue & Gold Wellness Expo
Friday, April 1, 11 a.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC

Black Arts Festival, “Black Arts Throughout the Decades”
Friday, April 1, 6:30 p.m., EUC Auditorium

Talk, Paula Vogel, recipient of Pulitzer Prize
Friday, April 1, 7 p.m., Taylor Theatre

Record and CD fair, sponsored by WUAG
Saturday, April 2, noon, Weatherspoon.

Opera, ‘Hansel and Gretel’
Sunday, April 3, 2 p.m., Aycock Auditorium

Red Cross blood drive
Tuesday, April 5, 9 a.m., Cone Ballroom., EUC

Science on Tap talk, “Vaccines: Are the Fears Justified?”
Tuesday, April 4, 7:30 p.m., The Green Bean

National Start Walking Day walk
Wednesday, April 6, 2:41 p.m., Minerva Statue

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: March 23-30, 2011

Panel discussion, part of Elliott series, on study of human origins,
Wednesday, March 23, 3-5 p.m., EUC Auditorium

Elliott Lecture, John Hawks, “Neandertime: Deciphering the Secrets of Ancient Genomes”
Wednesday, March 23, 7 p.m., Mead Auditorium, Sullivan Science Building

Lecture, “The Transatlantic Slave Trade: The Human Story”
Thursday, March 24, 2 p.m., Room 200, Sullivan Science Building.

Colloquium, “Utilizing Mobile Technology in Education and Research,” Dr. Marvin W. Scott (Maryland) and Dr. Marcia S. Scott (NIH)
Friday, March 25, 2 p.m., Room 340, HHP Building

Softball vs. Furman (doubleheader)
Saturday, March 25, 1 p.m.

Music, Elizabth Cowling Cello Celebration, cello choir recital
Saturday, March 26, 3:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building

Music, The Tallis Scholars, part of UCLS
Tuesday, March 29, 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Elm Street

Baseball vs. N.C. State
Tuesday, March 29, 6 p.m.

Baseball vs. N.C. A&T
Wednesday, March 30, NewBridge Park, Greensboro

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: March 16-23, 2011

Friends of the Libraries dinner, with Lee Smith and Hal Crowther
Wednesday, March 16, 6:30 p.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC.

Board of Trustees meeting
Thursday, March 17, 8:30 a.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House.

Lawther lecture, “Physical Inactivity: Biggest Public Health Problem of the 21st Century?”
Thursday, March 17, 7 p.m., Room 160, Bryan Building.

Symposium, “Property, Markets, and Morality” begins
Friday, March 18, 7:30 p.m., Faculty Center.

Fashion show, “THREADS”
Friday, March 18, 8 p.m., EUC Auditorium.

Women’s tennis vs. Western Carolina
Sunday, March 20, 1 p.m.

Music, Men’s and Women’s Glee Clubs and Women’s Choir
Sunday, March 20, 3:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building.

Panel discussion, part of Elliott series, on study of human origins
Wednesday, March 23, 3-5 p.m., EUC Auditorium.

Elliott Lecture, John Hawks, “Neandertime: Deciphering the Secrets of Ancient Genomes”
Wednesday, March 23, 7 p.m., Mead Auditorium, Sullivan Science Building.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: March 2-15, 2011

Faculty Senate meeting
Wednesday, March 2, 3 p.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House.

Music, McIver String Quartet
Wednesday, March 2, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building.

Men’s tennis vs. Wofford
Saturday, March 5, 1 p.m.

Education Career Day
Monday, March 14, 12:30 p.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC.

Music, Faina Lushtak, piano recital
Monday, March 14, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building.

Music, Faculty Composers Concert
Tuesday, March 15, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building.

Women’s tennis vs. UNC Wilmington
Wednesday, March 16, 2:30 p.m.

Friends of the Libraries dinner, with Lee Smith and Hal Crowther
Wednesday, March 16, 6:30 p.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: February 23-March 1, 2011

Talk, “Getting Started on Your Garden Plot,” Karen Neil
Wednesday, Feb. 23, 5 p.m., Graham Building, Room 313

Lecture, “Social Movements and Social Networks in the Arab Region,” Michaelle Browers
Wednesday, Feb. 23, 7:30 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium

Great Conversation, “The Sniper and the Lone Sentry,” Dr. Mike Matteson
Thursday, Feb. 24, 5 p.m., Faculty Center

Music, String Orchestra
Thursday, Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building

Softball vs. Morehead State, followed by game vs. Kansas
Friday, Feb. 25, 3:30 p.m., Softball Stadium.

Music, Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Band
Saturday, Feb. 26, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building

Theatre, “Pericles”
Sunday, Feb. 27, 2 p.m., Taylor Theatre

Talk, “Making Food Industrial and the World Hungry: U.S. Agricultural Policy in the World Economy”
Monday, Feb. 28, noon, Room 136, Petty Science Building.

Forum, on early/middle college of health and human sciences
Tuesday, March 1, noon, Kirkland Room, EUC

Talk, “Nanoscience in the Study of Biology,” Dr. Adam Hall
Tuesday, March 1, 7:30 p.m., The Green Bean

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: February 16-23, 2011

Faculty Senate forum
Wednesday, Feb. 16, 3 p.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House.

Poetry reading, Rachel Richardson
Thursday, Feb. 17, 7 p.m., Faculty Center

Psychology colloquium, about how our expectations affect our immune systems
Friday, Feb. 18, 3:30 p.m., Sullivan Science Building, Room 201

Geography colloquium, “Race, Violence, Truth and Reconciliation in Greensboro”
Friday, Feb. 18, 3:30 p.m., Graham Building, Room 109

Music, Carolina Band Festival: Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band
Friday, Feb. 18, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Auditorium

Theatre, “Pericles”
Saturday, Feb. 19, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Theatre.

Panel discussion, “Our Voice, My Voice,” Randall Kenan, Quinn Dalton and Mark Smith-Soto
Monday, Feb. 21, 4 p.m., Alumni House, Virginia Dare Room

Music, University Band
Tuesday, Feb. 22, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Auditorium

Talk, “Getting Started on Your Garden Plot,” Karen Neil
Wednesday, Feb. 23, 5 p.m., Graham Building, Room 313

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: February 9-16, 2011

Talk, “North Carolina’s Oldest Roads”
Wednesday, Feb. 9, 4 p.m., Hodges’ Reading Room, Jackson Library.

Staff Senate meeting
Thursday, Feb. 10, 10 a.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House.

Artist talk, Stacy Lynn Waddell
Thursday, Feb. 10, 5:30 p.m., Weatherspoon.

Dance, faculty concert.
Friday, Feb. 11, 8 p.m., Aycock Auditorium.

Women’s basketball vs. College of Charleston (Pink Zone game)
Saturday, Feb. 12, 2 p.m.

Men’s basketball vs. Miami
Tuesday, Feb. 15, 7 p.m., Coliseum.

Faculty Senate forum, on upcoming program review
Wednesday, Feb. 16, 3 p.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House.

Lecture, “Saints and Relics: Art and Devotion in Byzantium,” Dr. Derek Krueger
Thursday, Feb. 17, 7 p.m., Weatherspoon.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: February 2-9, 2011

Faculty Senate Meeting
Wednesday, Feb. 2, 3 p.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Wrestling vs. Liberty
Wednesday, Feb. 2, 4 p.m.

Art reception, Ignite Greensboro’s “The Black Marker Project”
Wednesday, Feb. 2, 5 p.m., Multicultural Resource Center, EUC.

Men’s basketball vs. Appalachian St.
Wednesday, Feb. 2, 7 p.m.

Opera, “Die Fledermaus”
Friday, Feb. 4, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Auditorium.

Wrestling vs. Chattanooga
Saturday, Feb. 5, 2 p.m.

Music, Blakemore Trio, from the Blair School of Music
Sunday, Feb. 6, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building.

Women’s basketball vs. Western Carolina (free lunch for fac/staff with RSVP)
Monday, Feb. 7, noon, Fleming Gym – see CW feature story for details.

Men’s basketball vs. The Citadel
Monday, Feb. 7, 7 p.m.

Talk, “North Carolina’s Oldest Roads”
Wednesday, Feb. 9, 4 p.m., Hodges’ Reading Room, Jackson Library.

Staff Senate meeting
Thursday, Feb. 10, 10 a.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: January 26-February 2, 2011

Lecture, Dr. Geoffrey Dunbar, “Dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease and Drug Delivery Efforts”
Wednesday, Jan. 26, noon, Dogwood Room, EUC

Conference, Promoting Child and Family Well-being in Context of Economic Challenge
Friday, Jan. 28, 8 a.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House.

Music, Nancy Green and Jeremy Thompson, cello and piano recital
Friday, Jan. 28, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building

Theatre, “25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
Saturday, Jan. 29, 8 p.m., Brown Building Theatre

Music, Western Brass Quintet
Monday, Jan. 31, 5:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building.

Blood drive
Tuesday, Feb. 1, all day, Cone Ballroom, EUC

Talk, “Why do my prescription drugs cost so much?” Dr. J. Phillip Bowen
Tuesday, Feb. 1, Green Bean, Elm St., 7:30 p.m. Part of ‘Science on Tap’

Faculty Senate Meeting
Wednesday, Feb. 2, 3 p.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Wrestling vs. Liberty
Wednesday, Feb. 2, 4 p.m.

Men’s basketball vs. Appalachian St.
Wednesday, Feb. 2, 7 p.m.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: January 19-26, 2011

Women’s basketball vs. Elon
Wednesday, Jan. 19, 7 p.m. (Fac/staff free with ID)

Budget talk, “How UNCG’s Budget Works,” by Reade Taylor
Thursday, Jan. 20, 10 a.m., Jarrell Lecture Hall, Jackson Library’s lower level.

Men’s basketball vs. Georgia Southern
Thursday, Jan. 20, 7 p.m., Greensboro Coliseum.

Southeast Honors String Festival, special performance
Saturday, Jan. 22, 2 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building.

Women’s basketball vs. Appalachian St.
Saturday, Jan. 22, 2 p.m. (Fac/staff free with ID).

Exhibition opens, “Stacy Lynn Waddell: The Evidence of Things Unseen”
Sunday, Jan. 23, Weatherspoon.

Book discussion, “The Ghost Ship,” Rob and Janne Cannon
Monday, Jan. 24, 7 p.m., Jackson Library.

Fireside chat with Chancellor Brady, for staff [posted later on Staff Senate web site]
Tuesday, Jan. 25, 9 a.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Book talk, “Strangers in the Land: Pedagogy, Modernity and Jewish Identity”
Tuesday, Jan. 25, 4 p.m., Multicultural Resource Center, EUC.

Lecture, Dr. Geoffrey Dunbar, “Dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease and Drug Delivery Efforts”
Wednesday, Jan. 26, noon, Dogwood Room, EUC.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: January 12-20, 2011

Artist lecture, Judy Pfaff
Thursday, Jan. 13, 5:30 p.m., Weatherspoon.

Faculty recital, Carla LeFevre, soprano, and Inara Zandmane, piano
Thursday, Jan. 13, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building.

Men’s basketball vs. Davidson
Monday, Jan. 17, 7 p.m., Greensboro Coliseum.

Chancellor’s Welcome Reception, welcoming new international students
Tuesday, Jan. 18, 4:30 p.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House.

MLK Celebration, keynote by Dr. Terrence Roberts, one of the Little Rock Nine
Tuesday, Jan. 18., 7 p.m., Aycock Auditorium.

Women’s basketball vs. Elon
Wednesday, Jan. 19, 7 p.m.

Budget talk, “How UNCG’s Budget Works,” by Reade Taylor
Thursday, Jan. 20, 10 a.m., Jarrell Lecture Hall, Jackson Library’s lower level.

Men’s basketball vs. Georgia Southern.
Thursday, Jan. 20, 7 p.m., Greensboro Coliseum.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: December 8-January 12, 2010

Exams start.
Wednesday, Dec. 8, 8 a.m.

Gallery talk for “Inquiring Eyes: Greensboro Collects Art” exhibition
Wednesday, Dec. 8, noon, Weatherspoon.

Women’s basketball vs. Radford.
Saturday, December 11, 2 p.m., Fleming Gym.

Noon @ the ‘Spoon, art tour, for “Art on Paper 2010”
Tuesday, Dec. 14, noon, Weatherspoon.

December commencement.
Thursday, Dec. 16, 10 a.m., Coliseum.

Men’s basketball vs. Duke.
Wednesday, Dec. 29, Coliseum.

Wrestling, Southern Scuffle.
Thursday, Dec. 30, Coliseum Complex.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: December 1-7, 2010

Faculty Senate meeting
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 3 p.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Board of Trustees meeting
Thursday, Dec. 2, 8 a.m., Maple Room, EUC

EUC holiday social
Thursday, Dec. 2, 9:30 a.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC

Holiday choral concert
Sunday, Dec. 5, 5 p.m., First Presbyterian Church

Music, String Orchestra
Monday, Dec. 6, 7:30–9 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building

Men’s basketball vs. Furman
Monday, Dec. 6, 7 p.m., Greensboro Coliseum

Chancellor’s holiday reception
Tuesday, Dec. 7, 4 p.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Women’s basketball vs. High Point.
Tuesday, Dec. 7, 7 p.m., Fleming Gym

Exams start.
Wednesday, Dec. 8, 8 a.m.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: November 17-30, 2010

Native American Heritage Celebration
Wednesday, Nov. 17, 11 a.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC

Faculty Senate forum, “”The Role of Faculty Governance in the Restructuring Process”
Wednesday, Nov. 17, 3 p.m., Alexander Room, EUC

Lecture, “The 2010 Midterms and Their Consequences,” Dr. David W. Rohde
Wednesday, Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m., Weatherspoon

Great Conversations lecture, Dr. Rob Guttentag (Psychology), “Some of My Favorite Weird Beliefs”
Thursday, Nov. 18, 5 p.m., Faculty Center

Will Read for Food, readings
Thursday, Nov. 18, 7 p.m., Weatherspoon

Dance, Prime Movers
Friday, Nov. 19, 8 p.m., Dance Theatre

Opera, “Amahl and the Night Visitors”
Saturday, Nov. 20, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Auditorium

Music, University Band
Tuesday, Nov. 30, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Auditorium

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: November 10-17, 2010

“Art After Dark” with artist Todd Drake and surreal parlor game, “Exquisite Corpse”
Thursday, Nov. 11, 6:30 p.m., Weatherspoon

Reading, Robert Pinsky, former U.S. poet laureate
Thursday, Nov. 11, 8 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium

Volleyball vs. Western Carolina
Friday, Nov. 12, 7 p.m.

Music, Jazz Band
Friday, Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building

Theatre, “Alice in Wonderland,” with Mad Hatter’s Tea Party afterward
Sunday, Nov. 14, 2 p.m., Taylor Theatre; party at 3:15 p.m. in Alumni House

Music, McIver String Quartet Faculty Concert
Sunday, Nov. 14, 3:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building

Lecture, “Preventing Childhood Obesity”
Tuesday, Nov. 16, 5:30 p.m., Nussbaum Room, Greensboro Central Public Library

Gallery Talk, “Greensboro Collects Art”
Wednesday, Nov. 17, noon, Weatherspoon

Lecture, “The 2010 Midterms and Their Consequences,” Dr. David W. Rohde (Duke)
Wednesday, Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: November 3-10, 2010

Basketball kick-off event, for faculty and staff
Wednesday, Nov. 3, noon, Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Faculty Senate meeting
Wednesday, Nov. 3, 3 p.m., Maple Room, EUC.

Performance/reading, Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary
Wednesday, Nov. 3, 6:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building.

Forum, “Islam and Democracy: Attitudes of Lay Muslims to Democracy and Human Rights…”
Wednesday, Nov. 3, 6:30 p.m., Ferguson 100

Lecture, William Powers, on transformative nature of “living small”
Friday, Nov. 5, 12:30 p.m., Music Building, Room 217

Men’s soccer vs. Georgia Southern (SoCon Tournament)
Saturday, Nov. 6, 7 p.m.

India Festival, hosted by the YUVA – India Students’ Organization
Sunday, Nov. 7, Room 225, 4-6 p.m., Curry Building

UNCG Business Summit
Tuesday, Nov. 9, 8 a.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC

Book talk, Dr. Andreas Lixl, “Memories of Carolinian Immigrants: Autobiographies, Diaries, and Letters…”
Tuesday, Nov. 9, 4 p.m., Multicultural Resource Center, EUC

UCLS concert, pianist Marc-André Hamelin
Tuesday, Nov. 9, 8 p.m., Aycock Auditorium.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: October 27-November 2, 2010

Final day of free flu shots, for employees covered by State Health Plan
Wednesday, Oct. 27, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ferguson Room, EUC.

Greek Treats (costumes encouraged)
Wednesday, Oct. 27, 6 p.m., Cone Ballroom, EUC.

“Pain, Struggle and Survival: Remembering Hurricane Katrina Five Years Later …”
Wednesday, Oct. 27, 4:30 p.m. (panel discussion); 7 p.m. (performances), Alumni House

Talks, “Pirates Beyond the Caribbean”

Thursday, Oct. 28, 7 p.m., EUC Auditorium

Concert, University Chorale & Chamber Singers
Thursday, Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Auditorium.

Kendon Smith Lectures, “Making Sense of the Everyday World”
Friday, Oct. 29, 1:30 p.m., Mead Auditorium, Sullivan Science Building.

Science on Tap, “Serendipity in Science,” Dr. Harvey Herman (emeritus professor of chemistry)
Tuesday, Nov. 2, 7:30 p.m., The Green Bean, Elm Street.

more at calendar.uncg.edu

Looking ahead: October 20-26, 2010

Faculty Senate Forum on UNCG retention and learning communities
Wednesday, Oct. 20, 3 p.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Discussion, “Beyond Islamophobia: Breaking Down the Barriers”
Thursday, Oct. 21, 7 p.m., Cone Ballroom B, EUC

Women’s soccer vs. Western Carolina
Thursday, Oct. 21, 6 p.m.

Dance, Cyrus Art Production
Thursday, Oct. 21, 8 p.m., Dance Theater

Theatre, “The Waiting Room”
Friday, Oct. 22, 8 p.m., Brown Building Theatre

Dig Pink game, Volleyball vs. The Citadel
Saturday, Oct. 23, 7 p.m.

Music, Charles A. Lynam Vocal Competition Winners Recital
Sunday, Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m., Music Building Recital Hall

Men’s soccer vs. Appalachian State
Tuesday, Oct. 26, 7 p.m.

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Looking ahead: October 13-19, 2010

Men’s soccer vs. College of Charleston
Wednesday, Oct. 13, 7 p.m.

Literary & Body Movement Café, part of CACE Conference
Thursday, Oct. 14, 6 p.m., International Civil Rights Museum.

Music, Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors
Friday, Oct. 15, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Auditorium

Weatherspoon Community Day, with activities, live performances, gallery games
Saturday, Oct. 16, 1 p.m., Weatherspoon Art Museum

‘Go Blue Preview’ for men’s basketball
Sunday, Oct. 17, 5 p.m., Greensboro Coliseum

Lecture, Norman Smith, book collector
Tuesday, Oct. 19, 4 p.m., Jackson Library, Hodges Reading Room

The Great Conversation, Dr. John Roberts (UNC-CH) on “Infinity”
Tuesday, Oct. 19, 5 p.m., Faculty Center

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Looking ahead: October 6-13, 2010

Faculty Senate Meeting
Wednesday, Oct. 6, 3 p.m., Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House

Sustainability film, “Tapped”
Thursday, Oct. 7, 6:30 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium

University Symphony Orchestra
Thursday, Oct. 7, 7:30 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium

Caldwell Award ceremony, for Fred Chappell
Friday, Oct. 8, 7 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building

Volleyball vs. Wofford
Saturday, Oct. 9, 7 p.m.

Noon @ the ‘Spoon art tour, “American Art: Circa 1950”
Tuesday, Oct. 12, noon, Weatherspoon

Men’s soccer vs. College of Charleston
Wednesday, Oct. 13, 7 p.m.

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Looking ahead: September 29-October 5, 2010

Lecture, “How Large a Wave? The Outlook for the 2010 Midterm Elections,” Dr. Alan Abramowitz
Wednesday, Sept. 29, 7:30 p.m., Weatherspoon Auditorium

Reception for Bruce Michaels as he retires as assistant vice chancellor for student affairs
Thursday, Sept. 30, 4 p.m, Cone Ballroom, EUC

Fall Spartans Steps begins – walking/wellness program
Friday, Oct. 1

Music, Jazz Band & Jazz Ensemble
Friday, Oct. 1, 7:30 p.m., Recital Hall, Music Building

“Oklahoma!” by Rodgers & Hammerstein
Saturday, Oct. 2, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., Aycock Auditorium

Men’s soccer vs. Elon
Saturday, Oct. 2, 7 p.m.

Women’s soccer vs. Davidson – Faculty/Staff appreciation day
Sunday, Oct. 3, 2 p.m. (Free T-shirt to first 50 faculty/staff members to show ID)

Music, Symphonic Band
Tuesday, Oct. 5, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Auditorium

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Looking ahead: September 22-29, 2010

Talk, Falk Visiting Artist Amy Cutler
Wednesday, Sept. 22, 4 p.m., Weatherspoon

Open house for North Spencer Honors Residence Hall
Thursday, Sept. 23, 3:30 p.m., North Spencer Parlor

Volleyball vs. Samford
Friday, Sept. 24, Fleming Gym

33rd annual rugby past vs. present game
Friday, Sept. 24, 6:30 p.m., Rec field

Homecoming Saturday begins at Spartan Village
Saturday, Sept. 25, 11 a.m., in front of EUC

Homecoming game, men’s soccer vs. Wake Forest
Saturday, Sept. 25, 7 p.m.

Open house for Center for New North Carolinians
Tuesday, Sept. 28, 11:30 a.m., Edwards Lounge, Stone Building

“Oklahoma!” by Rodgers & Hammerstein
Wednesday, Sept. 29, 7:30 p.m., Aycock Auditorium

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Looking ahead: September 15-22, 2010

UNCG Board of Trustees meeting
Thursday, Sept. 16, 8:30 a.m., Maple Room, EUC

Rebecca Black Poetry Reading
Thursday, Sept. 16, 7 p.m., Faculty Center

Autumn Moon Festival, a traditional Asian festival
Saturday, Sept. 18, 11 a.m., EUC

Women’s soccer vs. Old Dominion
Sunday, Sept. 19., 2 p.m.

Founders Day party and cake-decorating, followed by cake cutting
Monday, Sept. 20, noon, Taylor Garden behind EUC

Great Conversation, Dr. Gary Rosenkrantz (Philosophy), “The Identity of Living Things”
Tuesday, Sept. 21, 5 p.m., Faculty Center

Music performance, part of New Music Festival
Tuesday, Sept. 21, 7:30 p.m., Weatherspoon

Talk, Falk Visiting Artist Amy Cutler
Wednesday, Sept. 22, 4 p.m., Weatherspoon

Men’s soccer vs. Campbell
Wednesday, Sept. 22, 7 p.m.

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