April 2015 Events

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Sunday, April 19

University Theatre - presents (final show) "Man of La Mancha," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 2 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Choral showcase - 
University Chorale, Cantus Femina and Collegiate Singers, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 3 p.m.
 Free.
Memorial service - for Steve Zegree, former directory of Gold Company, Indiana University Musical Arts Center, 101 N. Jordan Ave., Bloomington, Indiana, 4 p.m.

Monday, April 20

Art exhibit - "Back to the Garden," Suzanne B. Siegel, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Respecting Differences 2015 - "Living Mentally Well," Kevin Hines, Chenery Auditorium, 714 S. Westnedge Ave., 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Free; tickets required.
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, Kathryn Kick, painting, 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, Katie Zaharion, sculpture, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Breisach Faculty Research Colloquium - Photography as a Field Method for Environmental History," Dr. Lynne Heasley, history, 2302 Friedmann Hall, noon to 1:30 p.m. Free.
Public presentation - Dr. Scott Irelan, candidate for the position of associate dean of the College of Fine Arts, 3127 Dalton Center, 2 to 3 p.m.
Flim screening - "The Hunting Ground," 1920 Sangren Hall, 6:30 p.m. Free; panel discussion to follow film.
Concert - Music Therapy Clinic concert, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7 p.m. Free.
Meeting - Kalamazoo Peace Center Collective meeting, Wesley Foundation upper room, 7 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, April 21

Conference on Senior Engineering and Design - College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Parkview Campus, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - "Back to the Garden," Suzanne B. Siegel, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, Kathryn Kick, painting, 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, Katie Zaharion, sculpture, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Reception - for the spring 2015 Make a Difference Award winners, 157 Bernhard Center, 2 p.m. Free.
Physics Colloquium - "Covariant Density Functional Theory: A Global Assessment Across Nuclear Landscape," Gary White, 1110 Rood Hall, 4 p.m. Refreshments, 2202 Everett Tower, 3:30 p.m. Free.
Guest lecture - "Crisis at The Hague: What Has Gone Wrong With International War Crimes Trials?" Dr. Jelena Subotic, Georgia State University, Fetzer Center's Putney Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. Free.
Performance - "Diavolo: Architecture in Motion," Miller Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. Ticket prices vary.

Wednesday, April 22

Art exhibit - "Back to the Garden," Suzanne B. Siegel, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, Kathryn Kick, painting, 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, Katie Zaharion, sculpture, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Board of Trustees meeting - College of Aviation campus, 237 North Helmer Rd., Battle Creek, time to be announced.
Evaluation Cafe - "Evaluation of the Federal Railroad Administration's Confidential Close Call Reporting System," Dr. Jonathan Morell, Fulcrum Corporation; Melinda Davey, Organizational Solutions Group and Jacobs Advanced Consulting; and Dr. Joyce Ranney, Volpe Center, 4410 Ellsworth Hall, noon to 1 p.m. Free; coffee and lunch provided.
Physics Colloquium - "Mathematics of the Faraday Cage," Nick Trefethen, Oxford University, 1110 Rood Hall, 4 p.m. Refreshments, 2202 Everett Tower, 3:30 p.m. Free.

Thursday, April 23

Art exhibit - "Back to the Garden," Suzanne B. Siegel, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, Kathryn Kick, painting, 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, Katie Zaharion, sculpture, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Lecture - Sean Ansett, founder at Stake Advisors, 2000 Schneider Hall, 2 p.m. Free.
Reception - for Dr. Andrea Beach, who is stepping down as director of the Office of Faculty Development and for Dr. Eli Collins-Brown, who will become the office's new director, 2033 University Computing Center, 3 to 5 p.m.
Guest lecture - "The Revolution Within: Islamic Television and the Struggle for the ‘New Egypt,’" Dr. Yasmin Moll, University of Michigan, 3512 Knauss Hall, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Free.
Lavender Graduation - celebration and award ceremony for lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgender and ally students, Bernhard Center South Ballroom, 6 to 8 p.m. Free.

Friday, April 24

Mercantile Bank of Michigan Breakfast Speaker Series - "The Gilmore Car Museum—America's Signature Collection®," Linda Maupin, senior director, museum administration, of the Gilmore Car Museum, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m., talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.
Art exhibit - "Back to the Garden," Suzanne B. Siegel, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free.
Research and Creative Activities Poster and Performance Day - featuring poster presentations by graduate students, live performances by those in the arts, and more, Bernhard Center Ballroom, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free; continental breakfast and buffet lunch provided.
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, Kathryn Kick, painting, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, Katie Zaharion, sculpture, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Tree planting - in observance of Arbor Day, near Sindecuse Health Center's north side parking lot (lot 51), 10 a.m. Free.
Dedication - for the new campus icon, Sangren Pedestrian Mall, 11 a.m. Free.
Bach Visiting Lecture Series - "Regulatory Function of Th17 Cells in Autolmmunity and Tissue Regeneration," Dr. Bhagirath Singh, University of Western Ontario, 1220 Chemistry Building, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Free.
Mathematics Colloquium - screening of "The Story of Math, Episode 3: The Frontiers of Space," 6625 Everett Tower, 3:50 to 5 p.m. Free.
Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra - presents "Michael Cavanaugh in Concert: The Songs of Elton John and More," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Saturday, April 25

Art exhibit - "Back to the Garden," Suzanne B. Siegel, College of Health and Human Services second floor art gallery, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free.
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, noon to 6 p.m. Free.

Sunday, April 26

Concert - 56th annual
 Concerto Concert, University Symphony Orchestra, Miller Auditorium, 3 p.m. Free.

Monday, April 27

Final examination week through May 1
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, Emily Rogers, print media, 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, Sara Rio, ceramics, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Meeting - Kalamazoo Peace Center Collective meeting, Wesley Foundation upper room, 7 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, April 28

Final examination week through May 1
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, Emily Rogers, print media, 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, Sara Rio, ceramics, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Unequal Justice Forum - "Challenges Facing Ex-offenders," Bethany Reformed Church, 1833 S. Burdick St., Kalamazoo, 7 p.m. Free.
Performance - "America's Got Downton," Miller Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. Tickets $35. Canceled due to scheduling conflict

Wednesday, April 29

Final examination week through May 1
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, Emily Rogers, print media, 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, Sara Rio, ceramics, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Retirement reception - for Tom Blackmon, Unified Clinics, third floor conference room in the Unified Clinics Building, 3 to 6 p.m.

Thursday, April 30

Final examination week through May 1
Art exhibit - Alissa Lamarre, Gabriel Craig, Lynn Batchelder and Amy Weiks, jewelry and metals, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Kerr Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, Emily Rogers, print media, 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, Sara Rio, ceramics, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Lecture - "The Opportunity Ecosystem," Richard V. Reeves, Fetzer Center, 7 p.m. Free.