November 2016 Events

Tuesday, November 1

Ethics Center reading eventFirst of several discussions of the book "Locked In," moderated by Tyler Gibb, WMU Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine's Meidcal Library, 5:30 p.m. Free; other dates are Nov. 16 and 20.

Wednesday, November 2

Flu vaccination clinicStudent drop-in clinic, Sindecuse Health Center, 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. No appointment required; costs vary.
Evaluation Cafe"Being an Evaluation Professional in the Context of the United Nations," Corey Smith, interdisciplinary Ph.D. in evaluation student, 4410 Ellsworth Hall, noon to 1 p.m. Free; coffee and lunch provided.
Lyceum Lecture Series"Believing Bad Water is Good: Lessons from Mexico," Dr. Sarah Hill, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free; light refreshments provided.
Surplus saleActivity Therapy Building, on Oliver Street behind the Unified Clinics building, noon to 3 p.m.
Dalton Live and Interactive SeriesWestern Winds, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. discussion hosted by Dr. Robert White; concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-2300 or millerauditorium.com.
Frostic Reading SeriesAna Castillo, reading in partnership with the Kalamazoo College Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership and WMU Center for the Humanities, 3512 Knauss Hall, 8 p.m. Free.

Thursday, November 3

Concert"Gold Company Sneak Preview," Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-2300 or millerauditorium.com.
University TheatrePresents (through Nov. 6) "The Foreigner," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Friday, November 4

12th Western Michigan IT ForumFetzer Center, 7:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Early bird registration $75 through Oct. 15; WMU faculty, staff and students may attend free.
Dance concertNoon dance showing, Dalton Center Studio B, Room 3116, noon. Free.
Bronco women's tennis WMU Super ChallengeKalamazoo, location and time TBA. Free.
Keynote lecturePart of the 10th annual Graduate Philosophy Conference, "A Theory of Bodily Rights," Hallie Liberto, University of Connecticut, 157 Bernhard Center, 5 p.m. Free.
Bronco hockey vs. MiamiLawson Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco volleyball vs. Central MichiganUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University TheatrePresents (through Nov. 6) "The Foreigner," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Saturday, November 5

Bronco men's basketball vs. Kalamazoo CollegeUniversity Arena, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco women's basketball vs. AlmaUniversity Arena, 1 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco hockey vs. MiamiLawson Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco volleyball vs. Eastern MichiganUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University TheatrePresents (through Nov. 6) "The Foreigner," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, November 6

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University TheatrePresents (final show) "The Foreigner," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 2 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
ConcertBronco Marching Band, Miller Auditorium, 3 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-2300 or millerauditorium.com.
Guest artist recitalMarisa Martins, mezzo-soprano, and Mac McClure, piano, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 3 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, November 9

Evaluation Cafe"Interning at the International Labor Organization: Evaluation in the UN System," Erica Fiekowsky, WMU Evaluation Center, 4410 Ellsworth Hall, noon to 1 p.m. Free; coffee and lunch provided.
Lyceum Lecture Series"Connected Waters: Ecology and Evolution of Migration of Fishes," Dr. Devin Bloom, biological sciences, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free; light refreshments provided.
Military literature discussion group"Talking Service," for people of all ages who have served in the armed forces and for their families, friends and care providers, 1245 Schneider Hall, 6:30 p.m. Free. Register by emailing margaret.vonsteinen@wmich.edu.
Concert"Electroacoustic Surround Sound," part of New Sounds Festival, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.

Thursday, November 10

Real Talk Diversity Series"Native American Heritage: Tradition and Modernity," alumnus Jason Wesaw, Pokagon Band of Potawatomi, Trimpe Building Multicultural Center, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Free.
ConcertCollegium Musicum, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.

Friday, November 11

U.S. Veterans Day
Open dance rehearsal"The Gettin'," Dalton Center Studio B, Room 3116, 5 p.m. Free.
Bronco men's basketball vs. Marygrove CollegeUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University TheatrePresents (through Nov. 20) "Show Boat," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Musical"Rent," Miller Auditorium, show times to be announced. Ticket prices vary.

Saturday, November 12

University TheatrePresents (through Nov. 20) "Show Boat," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Musical"Rent," Miller Auditorium, show times to be announced. Ticket prices vary.

Sunday, November 13

Bronco women's basketball vs. DavidsonUniversity Arena, 1 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University TheatrePresents (through Nov. 20) "Show Boat," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 2 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Guest artist recitalAlan Chow, piano, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.
Musical"Rent," Miller Auditorium, show times to be announced. Ticket prices vary.

Monday, November 14

Faculty recitalCarl Ratner, baritone, and Lori Sims, piano, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, November 16

Evaluation Cafe"The Softer Side of Evaluation: Why Soft Skills Are Just as Important," Kara Siedlik, Michigan Community Health Worker Alliance, 4410 Ellsworth Hall, noon to 1 p.m. Free; coffee and lunch provided.
Lyceum Lecture Series"Providing Clean Water Worldwide," Paul Flickinger, Clean Water for the World-Kalamazoo, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free; light refreshments provided.
Surplus saleActivity Therapy Building, on Oliver Street behind the Unified Clinics building, noon to 3 p.m.
Dalton Live and Interactive SeriesBirds on a Wire, part of New Sounds Festival, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. discussion hosted by Dr. Robert White; concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-2300 or millerauditorium.com.

Thursday, November 17

Open houseLearn more about the W.E. Upjohn Center for the Study of Geographical Change, Meader Exhibits Gallery, Welborn Hall, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free.
Dalton Live and Interactive Series"Big Band Swing Tribute," University Jazz Orchestra and University Jazz Lab Band, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. discussion hosted by Dr. Robert White; concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-2300 or millerauditorium.com.
University TheatrePresents (through Nov. 20) "Show Boat," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Frostic Reading SeriesCathy Park Hong, 157 Bernhard Center, 8 p.m. Free.

Friday, November 18

Bronco hockey vs. Air ForceLawson Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco women's basketball vs. Michigan StateUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University TheatrePresents (through Nov. 20) "Show Boat," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Saturday, November 19

Bronco hockey vs. Air ForceLawson Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University TheatrePresents (through Nov. 20) "Show Boat," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Bronco football vs. BuffaloWaldo Stadium, time TBD. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Sunday, November 20

University TheatrePresents (final show) "Show Boat," Shaw Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 2 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
ConcertUniversity Symphonic Band and University Concert Band, Miller Auditorium, 3 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, November 23

Thanksgiving recess begins at noonNo classes. WMU offices open normal hours.

Thursday, November 24

Thanksgiving recessNo classes. WMU offices closed except for essential and emergency services.
U.S. Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 25

Thanksgiving recessNo classes. WMU offices closed except for essential and emergency services.
Bronco football vs. ToledoWaldo Stadium, time TBD. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Saturday, November 26

Bronco men's basketball vs. Central ArkansasUniversity Arena, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Performance"Mannheim Steamroller Christmas," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Ticket prices vary.

Monday, November 28

Fall semester classes resume at 8 a.m.
Guest artist recitalMary Bowden, trumpet, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 5 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, November 30

Evaluation Cafe"The Organizational and Political Landscape for Evidence-informed Decision Making in Government," Kathryn Newcomer, Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration, 4410 Ellsworth Hall, noon to 1 p.m. Free; coffee and lunch provided.
Lyceum Lecture Series"Global Health and Water," Dr. Richard Roach, WMU Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free; light refreshments provided.
Surplus saleActivity Therapy Building, on Oliver Street behind the Unified Clinics building, noon to 3 p.m.
Real Talk Diversity Series"Autism: Seeing the World From a Different Angle, a College Student Perspective," Kourtney Bakalyar, WMU Autism Services Center, will facilitate a student panel discussion, Trimpe Building Multicultural Center, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Free.
Bronco men's basketball vs. North Carolina WilmingtonUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Dalton Live and Interactive SeriesWMU faculty with special guest Kontras Quartet, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. discussion hosted by Dr. Robert White; concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-2300 or millerauditorium.com.
Performance"MercyMe," 7:30 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.