Tuesday, September 27, 2005 VOLUME 23, NUMBER 3
TWEED MUSEUM OF ART SCHEDULE
The exhibit, UMDs Swenson Science Building: Architect, Engineer, Artist will run through October 9.
The exhibit, David Ericson: Always Returning, The Life and Work of a Duluth Cultural Icon continues through January 15.
The exhibit, Artists of Duluth: 1870-1940 runs through January 15.
Senior Student Show opening receptions will be held every Tuesday at 4 p.m. Exhibits by Nikolaus Thuening and Nikki Christle will be displayed from September 27 - October 2. Exhibits by Lindsay Mattner, Christine Flemming and Maria Johnson will be displayed from October 4 - 9. Exhibits by Duane Johnson and John Cox will be displayed from October 11 - 16. Exhibits by Jessica Fadness, Kathryn Heinz and Heather Blissenbach will be displayed from October 18 - 23. Exhibits by Christina Cordts and Heather Lindell will be displayed from October 25 - 30.
Sunday Afternoon Gallery Talks led by museum staff will be held at 2 p.m. on October 16, November 13, December 11, and January 8. The talks include a bit of Antiques Roadshow. The staff would be happy to look at and discuss Ericson artworks or memorabilia at these times.
A Family Day Program will be held from 1 - 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 9. It features activities, performers, and food. It is geared to tell David Ericsons story to museum-goers of all ages.
A slide lecture, David Ericson and American Art, will be presented at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 11. Thomas OSullivan, art historian and curator, will present Ericsons role in American art history. OSullivan wrote an essay on Ericsons Hibbing murals for the Tweed Museum of Art book on the artist.
Art and Design Lecture Series
For Tweed information contact email@example.com or call 726-8222.
The Department Artist Concert: Les Fils du Voyageur? featuring a five-voice mens ensemble dressed in authentic period garb will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 13.
An Ovation Guest Artist Concert with Marvin Hamlisch will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 18.
A Senior High School Honor String Festival Concert with Jean R. Perrault, director, will be held at 4 p.m. on Friday, October 28.
The UMD Fall Choral Showcase will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 30.
All events will be held in the Weber Music Hall. Call 218-726-8561 for prices and tickets.
KISSING TAKES THE STAGE
The UMD Mens Hockey team will play Bemidji State (Homecoming) at 7:07 p.m. on October 8 and 9.
The UMD Womens Hockey team will play St. Cloud State at 7:07 p.m. on October 14 and 15 and Ohio State at 7:07 p.m. on October 21 and 22.
UMDs Mens and Womens Cross Country teams will compete in the UMD Pine Hill Invitational (8K/10K) beginning at 9:45 a.m. on October 8 in Carlton, Minnesota.
UMDs Volleyball team will play St. Cloud State at 4 p.m. on October 15; Michigan Tech at 7 p.m. on October 25; and MSU-Mankato at 7 p.m. on October 29.
MINI MEDICAL SCHOOL
The program is open to the community and is designed to help educate Minnesotans about new and emerging health-related issues. The weekly 2-1/2 hour classes will be broadcast to the Duluth Campus via interactive television and will include an intermission activity break, giving mini medical students an opportunity to witness medical technology in action. Each class concludes with a question and answer session. Weekly classes will be held on Mondays from 6 - 8:30 p.m. A $60 registration fee includes the class materials. The classes will be held at the Medical School Duluth, 1035 University Dr., Room 142 SMed.
The program includes: October 10: Getting to the Heart of It: Basic Anatomy; October 17: A Matter of Life: Lessons in Cell Biology; October 24: Catch This (Class) If You Can: Microbiology; October 31: Bring Your Tissues: Were Learning Histology and November 7: A Prescription for What Ails You: A Dose of Pharmacology
For more details or to register, contact Lori Isaacson at 218-726-7572 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Or visit the web site at: http://somd.d.umn.edu/minimedschoolduluth/
AUSTENS LADY SUSAN
JOURNEY JARGONS AND LECTURES
Honduras Mission: Christian Commission for Development (CCD) World Hunger will be held at 11:30 a.m. on October 3 in the Kirby Rafters. Share the experiences of Kathy Kreager and Joyce Lund.
Cook Islands/French Polynesia/Tahiti will be held at 11:30 a.m. on November 7 in the Kirby Rafters. Bill Miner will present an introduction to the islands, including Cook Islands history, Maori herbal medicine, weaving, the use of coconut, carving, fishing, clothing, music, dance, and chants.
French Barge Cruise will be held at 11:30 a.m. on November 14 in Kirby Plaza 311. Join Jill and Koresh Lakhan on a wine country canal tour and hot air balloon ride.
Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit? What You Need to Know in 2005-2006 will be held at 11:30 a.m. on October 24 in the Kirby Rafters. Barb Highland, Senior Outreach Specialist with ARDCs Area Agency on Aging, will unscramble the new Medicare drug benefit.
Off the Grid will be held at 11:30 a.m.
on October 31 at the Hartley Nature Center. Learn how Peter Gravett,
director of the Hartley Nature Center, lives off the grid at his cabin.
See first-hand how these technologies have been built in the Hartley Nature
Erik Brown, Department of Geological Sciences and Large Lakes Observatory, UMD will present Volcanoes, Plankton, Ice and Wind: A View of the World from the Sediments of Lake Malawi, East Africa on Thursday, October 13.
Stuart Behling, U.S. Forest Service, Superior National Forest, Duluth, MN will present Mercury in Fish: A Geologists Perspective on Thursday, October 27.
Vicki Hansen, Department of Geological Sciences, UMD will present Venus Huge Lava Ponds: Extraterrestrial Impact, or Mantle Plumes? Either Way, Its Too Hot for Hockey! on Thursday, November 3.
Heidi Bauman, Lake Superior Beach Program, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency will present Lake Superior Beach Monitoring Program: Wave of the Future? on Thursday, November 10.
James Miller, Jr., Minnesota Geological Survey and Dept. of Geological Sciences, UMD, will present The Art of Field Mapping in the Canadian Shield on Thursday, November 17.
All seminars listed above take place on Thursdays at 4 p.m. in Chemistry 150. Coffee is served at 3:50 p.m. For info contact email@example.com or 726-8385.
RAIN GARDEN TOURS
ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY: PUBLIC BUILDINGS AND COMMUNITY
A GLBTQ Teach-In will be held from 6 - 8 p.m. on on September 28 in the Kirby Multicultural Center Room 268. Tineke Ritmeester, professor, Department of Womens Studies, will present The Elvira Photo Atelier in Munich, Germany, about a studio owned by two lesbians around the turn of the 19th/20th century.
The workshop: Immigration Myths and Realities, will be held at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, October 4 in the Kirby Multicultural Center Room 268. Immigrants come to Minnesota for a variety of reasons, and experience an equally wide variety of reactions. This workshop offers reasons for immigration, laws limiting and defining immigration, and the rights and duties of documented and undocumented immigrants. For registration information contact Susana Pelayo-Woodward at 726-8444.
I Am Who I Am will be held at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, October 5 in the Rafters. The speaker is sponsored by Access for All.
A WRAC Brown Bag, with speaker Lisa Salo presenting The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children, will be held at noon on Wednesday, October 5 in the Kirby Multicultural Center Room 268.
The film Journey to a Hate Free Millennium, will be shown at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 5 in Bohannon 90, with a discussion following. The film includes discussion on the Holocaust, Columbine, James Byrd, and Matthew Sheppard. Sponsored by the UMD Diversity Commission with GLBT Services.
The play The Yellow Dress will be presented at 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 6 in the Kirby Ballroom. The Yellow Dress is a dramatic one-woman play based on the stories of young women who were victims of dating violence. It is sponsored by WRAC, UMD Commission on Women, FYE, Womens Studies Department, and Health Services.
Hair Show will be shown at 8 p.m. on Saturday, October 8 in the Kirby Ballroom. It is sponsored by Black Student Association. For information contact David at 726-6395.
Margaret Randall appears at UMD for National Coming Out Day! at 7:15 p.m. on October 11 in the UMD Kirby Ballroom. The title of her lecture is We Dont Mean You... Well, Yes We Do, which explores the fine line between hate speech and hate crimes and all-out genocide, warning against the current political climate that rewards, rather than striving to educate against and curtail, violence against GLBT people and anyone else deemed other.
A WRAC Brown Bag with speaker Shirley Duke will be
held at noon on Wednesday, October 12 in the Kirby Multicultural
Center Room 268.
AD/HD: The Hidden Disability, with speaker Susan Pye Brokaw, will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 13 in the Kirby Ballroom. It is sponsored by Disability Services & Resources and Access for All.
The Queer Students Union Fall Drag Show will be held at 7 p.m. on Saturday, October 15 in the Kirby Ballroom. Tickets will be sold at the door.
The film, Maid in America will be shown at noon on Tuesday, October 18 in Kirby 333. Maid in America (directed by Anayansi Prado, 58 minutes) takes an intimate look at the lives of three Latina immigrants working as nannies and housekeepers.
A WRAC Brown Bag will be held at noon on Wednesday, October 19 in the Kirby Multicultural Center Room 268.
A GLBTQ Teach-In will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, October 19 in the Kirby Multicultural Center Room 268. The Northland Gay Mens Center will discuss what its like to run a non-profit GLBT organization in the Northland and how to get involved.
A Haunted House will be held at 8 p.m. on Friday, October 21 in the Multicultural Center.
A Halloween Dance will be held at 8 p.m. on Saturday, October 22 in the Kirby Rafters.
An interpreted performance of Kiss me Kate will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, October 23, in Marshall Performing Arts Center.
A WRAC Brown Bag with speaker Cathryn Curley will be held at noon on Wednesday, October 26 in the Kirby Multicultural Center Room 268.
A GLBTQ Teach-in will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, October 26 in Kirby Student Center Room 355-57. Paula Pedersen, UMDs resident sexologist, will provide a discussion around sexuality and morality taken from a recent guest sermon she gave at the Unitarian Church in Duluth called Sins of the Flesh.
For more information contact Susana Pelayo-Woodward, 726-8444 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
INSTRUCTIONAL DEVELOPMENT EVENTS
ALUMNI HOMECOMING WEEKEND
A Golf Scramble will be held at noon on Friday, October 7 at Enger Park.
The Class of 1955 Reunion Social will be held at 5 p.m. with a dinner following at 6 p.m. on Friday, October 7 in the Fireside Room, Bennetts on the Lake, Fitgers Inn.
The Class of 1955 Brunch with reunion photos will be held beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, October 8 in the third floor Kirby Student Center Garden Room.
A tour of UMD will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 8, leaving from the third floor Kirby Student Center Garden Room.
The football game, UMD vs. University of Nebraska-Omaha, with a recognition of the Class of 1955, will begin at 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 8 in Malosky Stadium.
A UMD Alumni Bulldog Bonfire will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 8 in Bayfront Park
The mens hockey game, UMD vs Bemidji, will begin at 7:07 p.m. on Saturday, October 8 at the DECC.
For more information see http://www.d.umn.edu/ unirel/alumni/alumni-homecoming2005.html.
For the Class of 1955 Reunion reservations call 218-726-7164 or 1-866-726-7110
or e-mail email@example.com . For Athletic Events call 218-726-7518 or
LIBRARY EXHIBITION: THE BIBLE
The Historic Glensheen Estate will be open for tours daily from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 726-8921 for more information or see http://www.d.umn.edu/glen.
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