Tuesday, September 21, 2004 VOLUME 22, NUMBER 2
TWEED MUSEUM OF ART SCHEDULE
Art and Design Lecture Series
The Tweed Museum of Art presents the work of two
contemporary designers, Phil Choo and Eun-Kyung Suh, new faculty in the
Department of Art and Design. The exhibition will run through October
Childrens Art Workshop: SMAWK (Saturday Morning
Art Workshop for Kinder) will hold a childrens art workshop, Stories
in Art, from 10 a.m. - noon on October 9, 16 and 23. The classes
are for ages 5 - 8 and cost $40 per session, $35 for museum members. For
more information contact Susan Hudec at 726-8527.
The Art of Leslie Bohnenkamp (1943 - 1997) will
be on display through February 6. Bill Shipley will present, Spirals
of Space and Time, a lecture on the art of Les Bohnenkamp, at 6
p.m. on September 21 followed by a reception.
Lake Superior Nudes and Horizon Series: Craig
Blacklock - Selections from a Voice Within, will be on display through
September 26 in the Tweed Museum of Art.
The exhibition, Chilean Arpilleras: Remnants
of Resistance will be on display through October 31. Marjorie
Agosin will present a lecture on October 19 at noon.
Tweed Museum Store is holding a fine arts poster
sale, Decorate Your Room, through September 12.
For Tweed information contact
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 726-8222.
FALL MUSIC SCHEDULE
A Faculty Artist Recital with tenor, Joseph S. Spann and pianist Stanley R. Wold, an evening of art songs and ballads, features Dichterliebe, by Robert Schumann. The recital is on Tuesday, September 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Honorare, the third annual Weber Concert, will take place at 7:30 p.m. on September 30. This concert honors the generosity of the Weber family. Sinfonietta de Paris performs with UMD music ensembles and UMD faculty and students. the directors are: Dominique Fanal, Ryan Frane, Rudy Perrault, Mark Whitlock, and Stanley R. Wold. Tickets are $15.
All above events will be held in the Weber Music Hall. Call the Box Office at 726-8877 for tickets and information.
The volleyball team will play Bemidji State at 7 p.m. on September 21 and Michigan Tech at 7 p.m. on September 29. They play Concordia-St. Paul at 7 p.m. on October 12, and St. Cloud State at 4 p.m. on October 16. The games will be held in the Romano Gym.
On September 26, the UMD soccer team will play Northern Michigan at 1 p.m. They play Augustana College at 1 p.m. on October 3, St. Cloud State University at 1 p.m. on October 17, and Minnesota State-Mankato at 6 p.m. on October 23. All games are in Griggs Field.
The UMD Bulldog football team plays Upper Iowa University at 1 p.m on September 25. They play Minnesota State-Mankato at 1 p.m. on October 2, Augustana College at 1 p.m. on October 23, and St. Cloud State at 1 p.m. on November 6. All games will be played in Griggs Field.
Home hockey games begin in October at the DECC. UMD men play Minnesota State-Mankato at 7:05 p.m. on October 22 and 23 and Vermont at 7:05 p.m. on October 29 and 30. UMD women play North Dakota at 7:05 p.m. on October 15 and 16.
The cross country team will hold a meet, the UMD Pine Hill Invitational (8K), at 10 a.m. on October 9 in Carlton, MN.
For more information, contact the UMD Athletic Office at 726-7518 or see http://www.umdbulldogs.com.
HONORING ATHLETIC SERVICE
The UMD Athletic Hall of Fame will add eight new members to its rolls at ceremonies October 2. Inductees for 2004 will include seven athletes and a coach: Denise (Holm) Olson, Dan Lempe, John Nachtsheim, Mike Petrich, Kelli (Ritzer) Thomas, John Sampson, Jerry Wherely, and Dale Race (mens basketball coach); they will bring Hall of Fame membership to 70. For more information, see http://www.umdbulldogs.com/hof.
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UNIVERSITY FOR SENIORS
For the past fifteen years University for Seniors has offered opportunities for intellectual and social enrichment for people over the age of fifty. U.S. is a peer-led organization and members offer most of the study groups. A membership council and Continuing Education staff administer the program.
Thirty-seven study groups will be offered for fall term and registrations are currently being accepted. For information please call 726-6797 or e-mail email@example.com.
IDS will hold Coffee Klatch Q&A sessions from
3 - 4 p.m. Thursday, October 7, 10 - 11 a.m. on Monday, November
1, and 2 - 3 p.m. on Wednesday, December 15, all in BohH 116.
Drop in for a cup of coffee and conversation on one or all of the above
dates. Bring your question about teaching and learning issues.
CLA THIRD FRIDAY LECTURES
Mitra Emad will present Brokering Acupuncture: Personas and Practices in American Cultural Translations at 3 pm on October 15 in the Library Rotunda. Paul Sharp will present Virtue Unrestrained: Herbert Butterfield and the Problem of American Power at 3 pm on November 19 in the Library Rotunda. Alexis Pogorelskin will present Hollywood and the Nazis or I am Franklin Roosevelt and I Approved this Message at 3 p.m. on December 17 in the Kirby Rafters.
All of this years presenters and their topics can be found at http://www.d.umn.edu/cla/main/3friday.php or through a link located on the Whats New in CLA page. For information, contact CLA at 726-8981.
WORD ASSOCIATION SERIES
The first Word Association series on writing, language, and literature will be held from noon - 12:50 p.m. on Friday, October 1 in Cina 202. Craig Stroupe will present The Lost Island of English Studies: Globalization, Market Logic and the Rhetorical Work of Department Web Sites.
Stroupe will discuss how academics began experimenting with digital networks as a medium when universities first wired faculty offices in the 1990s. This talk examines how department web sites connect the practices of English studies and global, informational capitalism. he UMD Biology Department presents So Many Toadfish, So Little Time with Allen Mesinger at 3:15 p.m. on Friday, September 10 in Life Science 185. Coffee and cookies will be served at 3 p.m.
Tom Farrell, professor, Department of Composition will present Introducing Walter Ongs Work to Undergraduates: My Course on Literacy, Technology and Society at noon on Friday, October 22 in Cina 202.
Susan Perala-Dewey, instructor, Department of Composition will present The Discourse of Opinion Letters: Cultivating a Critical Community Voice at noon on Friday, November 19 in Cina 202.
A cluster of presentations by graduate students from the English Departments capstone Critical Theory course will be presented at noon on December 3 in Cina 202, at 3:30 p.m. on December 7 in SCC 25; and at 3:30 p.m. on December 9 in SCC 25.
Word Association talks are open to all members of the UMD community and other members of the public. Snacks and beverages will be provided. For information contact Jo Mackiewicz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Susana Pelayo-Woodward will present Chiapas revisited: Indigenous communities and the effects of Globalization at noon on Thursday, September 30 in Griggs Center.
Marjorie Agosin, a human rights activist and writer, will present Threads of Resistance: The story of the Chilean Arpilleras at noon on Tuesday, October 19 in the Tweed Museum. Agosin will present Re Dreaming a Just World Gender and Human Rights in Latin America at 7 p.m. on October 19 in the Life Science Room 175.
The Tweed Museum of Art will show the Chilean Arpilleras Exhibition Display from September 27 through November. These womens protest tapestries were created in the 1970s and 80s by Chilean women whose love ones were murder, missing and torture during the harsh regime (1973-1989) of dictator Agusto Pinochet.
Patrick Leet will present A Cuban Perspective on Global Trade and Economic Development at noon on October 21 in Griggs Center. Patrick Leet is a senior member of the Witness for Peace International Team. He will share his experiences with and analysis of economic development throughout Latin America.
Two Dia de los Muertos / Day of the Dead exhibitions will be presented from October 27 - November 8. One will be at the Multicultural Student Union on the second floor of Kirby and the other will be on display in the Department of Art exhibition display located in the third floor of Humanities. The Day of the Dead is a tradition which dates back to the Aztec civilization. The Aztecs believe that the soul of the dead returns home to the world of the living.
The film: La Ofrenda: The Day of the Dead,
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GAME ON: UMD HOMECOMING
On Friday night, October 1, the Class of 1954 Reunion social and dinner will be held at 5 p.m. at Bennetts on the Lake, at Fitgers Inn. An Alumni bonfire and social gathering will be held for all alumni, faculty, staff and friends in the Fitgers Courtyard at 7 p.m. The event celebrates the 50th reunion class and it honors Jim Malosky.
Saturday, October 2, starts with a Class of 1954 Breakfast at 8:30 am. At 10 a.m., a Jim Malosky Football Reunion Brunch will be held in the Kirby Ballroom. At 10:30 am, a Pre-Game Tailgate/Barbecue and Carnival, will be held in Parking Lot C. The football game with UMD vs. Minnesota State University-Mankato will be held at 1 p.m. in Griggs Field. UMDs Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Banquet will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the Kirby Ballroom.
The Womens Soccer game against Augustana
College will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday, October 3, in Griggs
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