April 2014 Events

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Wednesday, April 16

Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - Trace and Gestures Print Portfolio, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - Frostic School of Art annual student exhibition, curated by Lauren Rosati, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, "Maggie Piellusch: Never Not," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Evaluation Cafe - "Racial Equity Lens for Culturally Sensitive Evaluation Practices," Willard Walker, Dr. Paul Elam and Dr. Christopher Dunbar, 4410 Ellsworth Hall, noon to 1 p.m. Free; coffee and lunch provided.
Luncheon - to discuss issues of feminism and more, Wesley Foundation basement, noon to 1 p.m. Free.
Reception - for Gay Walker's "My Mother's Nature" art exhibit, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 4 to 6 p.m. Free.
Retirement reception - for Dr. Gary D. Lawson, speech pathology and audiology, The Oaklands, 4:30 to 6 p.m.

Thursday, April 17

Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - Trace and Gestures Print Portfolio, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - Frostic School of Art annual student exhibition, curated by Lauren Rosati, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, "Maggie Piellusch: Never Not," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
George Klein Lecture - "Diasporas and Contested Sovereignty," Dr. Maria Koinova, University of Warwick, 3301 Friedmann Hall, 11 a.m. Free.
Retirement reception - for Ellen Miller, Dining Services, President's Dining Room in the Bernhard Center, 1 to 3:30 p.m.
Guest lecture - "Theorizing the Ghostly," Dr. Bruce Lincoln, University of Chicago Divinity School, 1028 Moore Hall, 4:30 p.m. Free.
George Klein Lecture - "The Impact of Ethnic Conflict in the Balkan States," Dr. Maria Koinova, University of Warwick, Fetzer Center, 7 p.m. Free.
Musical performance - Mindless Behavior and the OMG Girlz with special guest Hi-Riz, Miller Auditorium, 7 p.m. Ticket prices vary.

Friday, April 18

Good Friday
Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, "Maggie Piellusch: Never Not," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Open house - third annual SustainabiliBash, featuring live music, tours and skill-sharing workshops, the Gibbs House, 4503 Parkview Ave., noon to 5 p.m. Free.
Biological Sciences Seminar Series - Dr. Angela Kent, University of Illinois, 1710 Wood Hall, 3:30 p.m. Free.
Literary reading - featuring ENGL 5970 students reading from their original short-short fiction stories, 3025 Brown Hall, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Free; snacks provided.
Retirement reception - for Dr. Gerald Sievers, statistics, The Oaklands, 4 to 6 p.m.
Kalamazooligan Concert Posse - presents Dede and the Dreamers, Gifts or Creatures, and Graham Parsons and the Go Rounds, Wesley Foundation, 8 to 11 p.m. Free; all ages.

Saturday, April 19

Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free.
Bronco football practice - "Wooden Oar War," Waldo Stadium, 1 p.m. Free.
Student recital - Sean Keck, percussion, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 5 p.m. Free.

Sunday, April 20

Easter Sunday

Monday, April 21

Final exams - through April 25
Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Soga Japan Center Speaker Series - reading by Yoko Tawada, Japanese-German novelist, 3025 Brown Hall, 5 to 6:15 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, April 22

Final exams - through April 25
Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, April 23

Final exams - through April 25
Passover ends
Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Surplus sale - Activity Therapy Building, 1 to 3 p.m. Free admission.

Thursday, April 24

Final exams - through April 25
Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - "Lou Rizzolo: Lo Spirito in Volo," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Lecture - "Shakespeare's Jewish Women: Rewriting The Merchant of Venice and the Dark Lady, Grace Tiffany, English, Congregation of Moses, 2501 Stadium Drive, 7 p.m. Free.

Friday, April 25

Final exams - through April 25
Keystone Community Bank Breakfast Speaker Series - Tracey Lawie and Bethany Gauthier, Miller Auditorium, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m.; talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.
Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - "Lou Rizzolo: Lo Spirito in Volo," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Bronco softball vs. Buffalo - Ebert Field, 1 p.m. Free.
Bronco baseball vs. Northern Illinois - Hyames Field, 3 p.m. Free.
Bronco softball vs. Buffalo - Ebert Field, 3 p.m. Free.
Biological Sciences Seminar Series - "Forest Management and Climate Effects on Fire Regimes in North American Forests: A Below Ground Perspective," Dr. Jessica Miesel, Michigan State University, 1710 Wood Hall, 3:30 p.m. Free.
Grad Talks - symposium featuring 10-minute presentations of graduate students' scholarly endeavors, Lee Honors College lounge, 4 to 6 p.m. Free.

Saturday, April 26

Semester ends
Commencement - Miller Auditorium, 9 a.m., College of Education and Human Development and Extended University Programs; noon, colleges of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Health and Human Services, and Aviation; 3 p.m., College of Fine Arts and Haworth College of Business; 6 p.m., College of Arts and Sciences.
Art exhibit - "Lou Rizzolo: Lo Spirito in Volo," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, noon to 6 p.m. Free.
Bronco baseball vs. Northern Illinois - Hyames Field, 1 p.m. Free.
Bronco softball vs. Kent State - Ebert Field, 2 p.m. Free.

Sunday, April 27

Bronco baseball vs. Northern Illinois - Hyames Field, 1 p.m. Free.
Bronco softball vs. Kent State - Ebert Field, 1 p.m. Free.
Concert - Annual Honors Celebration, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. Free.

Monday, April 28

Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - "Lou Rizzolo: Lo Spirito in Volo," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, April 29

Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - "Lou Rizzolo: Lo Spirito in Volo," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Spring semester grades due by noon

Wednesday, April 30

Art exhibit - "My Mother's Nature," Gay Walker, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - "Lou Rizzolo: Lo Spirito in Volo," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.