October 2015 Events

Thursday, October 1

University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 11) "Our Town," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Friday, October 2

Academic Convocationand State of the University address, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 2 to 4 p.m.
Fridays with Friendsfaculty-staff mixer, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, 4 to 6 p.m. Free; light hors d'oeuvres and cash bar provided.
University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 11) "Our Town," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Saturday, October 3

University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 11) "Our Town," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, October 4

University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 11) "Our Town," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Tuesday, October 6

Board of Trustees meetingTime and location to be announced.

Wednesday, October 7

Michigan Autism ConferenceRadisson Plaza Hotel, Kalamazoo. Fees vary; early-bird registration available before Friday, Sept. 11.
Real Talk Diversity Series"Why Comics? Why Mice? A Discussion Series On the Visual Representation of the Holocaust in Art Spielgelman's Maus I," Dr. Gwen Athene Tarbox, Trimpe Multicultural Center, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free.
Lyceum Lecture Series"Hearing Voices: Re/collecting a Femicide," Gail Griffin, Kalamazoo College, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free; light refreshments provided.
Custer Office Environment Lecture SeriesCurtis Shaneour, president of Shane Group, Fetzer Center, 4 p.m. Free.
Performance"The Illusionists," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Thursday, October 8

Michigan Autism ConferenceRadisson Plaza Hotel, Kalamazoo. Fees vary; early-bird registration available before Friday, Sept. 11.
Guest lecture"Age of the Pill," Dr. Martha Bailey, University of Michigan, Lee Honors College Lounge, 12:15 to 1:30 p.m. Free; reception to follow.
Bronco volleyball vs. Northern IllinoisUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Performance"The Illusionists," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Friday, October 9

Michigan Autism ConferenceRadisson Plaza Hotel, Kalamazoo. Fees vary; early-bird registration available before Friday, Sept. 11.
University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 11) "Our Town," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 18) "Ameriville," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Saturday, October 10

Bronco football vs. Centra MichiganWaldo Stadium, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco volleyball vs. Bowling GreenUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 11) "Our Town," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 18) "Ameriville," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, October 11

University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 11) "Our Town," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 11) "Our Town," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 2 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Tuesday, October 13

Hijra begins at sundown

Wednesday, October 14

Study Abroad FairBernhard Center East Ballroom, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free.
Lyceum Lecture Series"The Dangers of InvisibiliT: Exploring Gendered Violence through the Transgender Experience," Jay Maddock, The Resource Center, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free; light refreshments provided.
Guest lecture"Understanding the Graphic Novel: Art Spiegelman’s Maus and Contemporary Comics," Dr. Hillary Chute, University of Chicago, Bernhard Center South Ballroom, 8 p.m. Free.

Thursday, October 15

University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 18) "Ameriville," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Frostic Reading SeriesRichard Siken, 208-209 Bernhard Center, 8 p.m. Free.

Friday, October 16

University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 18) "Ameriville," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Performance"The Texas Tenors", Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Saturday, October 17

University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 18) "Ameriville," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, October 18

University Theatrepresents (through Oct. 18) "Ameriville," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 2 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Wednesday, October 21

Lyceum Lecture Series"Preventing Gay, Lesbian and Trans Suicides: Innovative Strategies," Dr. Kathy Lewis Ginebaugh, interdisciplinary health services, and Dr. Karen VanDeusen, social work, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free; light refreshments provided.

Friday, October 23

Bronco volleyball vs. OhioUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University Theatrepresents (through Nov. 1) "The Country Wife," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Saturday, October 24

Bronco football vs. Miami UniversityWaldo Stadium, 2 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco volleyball vs. Kent StateUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University Theatrepresents (through Nov. 1) "The Country Wife," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, October 25

University Theatrepresents (through Nov. 1) "The Country Wife," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 2 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Tuesday, October 27

Real Talk Diversity Series"Food Prisons: A Musical Play About Body Image," Trimpe Multicultural Center, 6:30  to 8 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, October 28

Lyceum Lecture Series"Maternal and Child Health Outcomes of Intimate Partner Violence," Dr. Nicholas Andreadis, Lee Honors College dean emeritus, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free; light refreshments provided.

Friday, October 30

International Conference on Health Information Technology AdvancementICHITA 2015: "Transforming Healthcare through Information Technology - A Roadmap to Succeed Beyond 2015," WMU Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine, 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Fees vary; registration required.
Bronco hockey vs. OmahaLawson Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Saturday, October 31

Halloween
International Conference on Health Information Technology AdvancementICHITA 2015: "Transforming Healthcare through Information Technology - A Roadmap to Succeed Beyond 2015," WMU Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine, 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Fees vary; registration required.
University Theatrepresents (through Nov. 1) "The Country Wife," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 5 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Bronco hockey vs. OmahaLawson Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.