April 2014 Events

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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.
Keynote address - "Overthrowing the Tyranny of Null Hypotheses in Health and Medical Sciences," Dr. Sander Greenland, part of opening celebration of the new Center for Health Data Research, Analysis and Mapping, Fetzer Center, 10:15 a.m. Free; lunch provided.
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.