Calendar notices should be typed and submitted to: Calendar Coordinator, room 100, New Administration Building; e-mail: tcapuano@odu.edu; fax: 683-5501.

The next Calendar will be dated Nov. 20 to Dec. 13. The deadline for submission of events is noon Thursday, Nov. 12. (FMI is the number for more information; $ indicates an admission fee.)


Speakers

Friday, November 6

Virginia Trimble, Univ. of Maryland/Univ. of California, Irvine, “The Universe You Don’t See: Existence and Nature of Dark Matter” for Physics Colloquia, 3 p.m., 200 Oceanography/Physics Bldg. FMI, 683-5804.

Tuesday, November 10

Chandra de Silva, chair of history, “Visiting Islands and Crossing Beaches: How the Portuguese Saw the ‘Other’ in 16th Century Asia” for Phi Alpha Theta, the history honor society, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Univ. Library 151. Exhibits related to the 500th anniversary of the East will be displayed throughout the library. FMI, 683-4141.

Peter Schaaf, Universitaet Goettingen, “Laser Nitriding of Iron and Steel” for Physics Colloquia, 12:20 p.m., 100 Oceanography/Physics Bldg. FMI, 683-5804.

Thursday, November 12

The Rev. Al Sharpton, one of the nation’s most prolific civil rights activists, “Social Justice for the 21st Century,” for President’s Lecture Series, 8 p.m., North Cafeteria, Webb Center. FMI, 683-3116.

Werner Ablab, head of Special Tasks for the Federal Armed Forces in Germany, “The Peaceful Revolution in the GDR Policy, Economy and Military,” sponsored by foreign languages and literatures, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Constant Hall 103. FMI, 683-3981.

Friday, November 13

Gemino Abad, poet, literary critic and former vice president for academic affairs at the University of the Philippines, “U.S. - Philippine Cultural and Literary Relations,” for FilAm Studies Lecture/Visiting Artists Series, noon, Burgess Room, BAL. FMI, 683-3929.

Tuesday, November 17

Charles Wilson, associate professor of English, “Literature and Civil Rights” for Literature Faculty Forum, 12:30 p.m., Burgess Room, BAL. FMI, 683-3020.

Maryl Ann Butler, professional artist, “Re-Membering the Goddess Within: Exploring the Divine Feminism in Multicultural Mythology Through Art and Creativity,” sponsored by foreign languages and literatures, 3-5 p.m., Burgess Room, BAL. FMI, 683-3981.

Friday, November 20

Douglas Osheroff, recipient of a 1996 Nobel Prize in physics and professor at Stanford University, “The Nature of Discovery in Physics” for Physics Colloquia, 3 p.m., 200 Oceanography/Physics Bldg. FMI, 683-5804.


Meetings

Monday, November 16

Board of Visitors Executive Committee, 3 p.m., BOV Room, Webb Center. FMI, 683-3072

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Meeting to reform the Lesbigay Alliance, an organization open to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered faculty and staff, 4 p.m., Virginia Rice Webb Room, Webb Center. FMI, Scott King, 683-4756.

Tuesday, November 17

Faculty Senate, with guest speaker President James V. Koch, 3 p.m., Ports./Ches. Room, Webb Center. FMI, 683-3427.

Wednesday, November 18

University Women’s Caucus, noon to 1 p.m., River Rooms, Webb Center. FMI, 683-5931.

Thursday, November 19

Association of University Administrators brown bag lunch, noon, Potomac/York River Room, Webb Center. FMI, 683-5474.


Workshops/Seminars

Thursday, November 12

“City of Portsmouth Project,” a technical seminar sponsored by VMASC, 10:30 a.m., VMASC main conference room. FMI, 686-6200.

Mechanics of grant writing workshop, sponsored by Office of Research, Economic Development and Graduate Studies, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Kaufman Hall 239. FMI, 683-3148.

“Electronic Reserves: Anytime, Anywhere,” 12:30-1:30 p.m., Univ. Library 163. FMI, 683-4184.

Tuesday, November 17

Teleconference: “Going to College: Financial Aid Night,” sponsored by Virginia Tidewater Consortium for Higher Education, Cox Communications and U.S. Dept. of Education, 8-9 p.m. View on Cox Cable channels 31, 52 or 27 in Hampton Roads. FMI, 683-3183.


Symposia Sat. -

Sun., Nov. 14-15

Darden College of Education hosts 7th annual Mid Atlantic Symposium on Education, Sheraton Inn Oceanfront, Va. Beach. FMI, 683-4686. $.


Performances

Friday, November 6

Faculty recital, featuring Amadi Hummings, violist, accompanied by pianist Andrey Kasparov, and joined by Melody Ruffin Ward of the University Dance program, 7:30 p.m. Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn F&PA Center. FMI, 683-3020.

Sunday, November 8

Collegium Musicum performs music from baroque period, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn F&PA Center. FMI, 683-3020.

Monday, November 9

University Guitar Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn F&PA Center. FMI, 683-3020.

Fri. - Sun., Nov. 13-22

University Theatre presents comic fantasy“ The Great and Dismal Swamp,” 8 p.m. Tues. - Sat., and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Stables Theatre. FMI, 683-5305. $.

Friday, November 13

Capriole, a nationally known group currently in-residence, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn F&PA Center. FMI, 683-3020.

Sunday, November 15

University Concert Choir, 6 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn F&PA Center. FMI, 683-3020.

Monday, November 16

Diehn Concert Series, featuring Gateways Chamber Music Ensemble, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn F&PA Center. FMI, 683-3020.

Tuesday, November 17

University Brass Choir, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn F&PA Center. FMI, 683-3020.

Thurs., Nov. 19- Sat., Oct. 21

University Dance Theatre Fall Concert, 8 p.m. Thurs. and Fri., 2 and 8 p.m. Sat., Univ. Theatre. FMI, 683-3020. $.

Saturday, November 21

Cavalier Consort presents “Restoration,” featuring music from English Restoration period, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn F&PA Center. FMI, 683-3020. $.

Monday, November 23

Opera workshop, under direction of Frank Ward, 4 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn F&PA Center. FMI, 683-3020.

Norfolk Chamber Consort, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn F&PA Center. FMI, 440-1803. $.


Films

Saturday, November 14

“Caligari,” sponsored by Student Activities and Leadership, 7 p.m., MGB 102. FMI, 683-3446.

Saturday, November 21

“Metropolis,” sponsored by Student Activities and Leadership, 7 p.m., MGB 102. FMI, 683-3446.


Miscellaneous

Tuesday, November 10

American Indian Exhibition, an interactive event including dancing and storytelling (oral tradition), sponsored by Multicultural Student Services, 7:30-9:30 p.m., North Cafeteria, Webb Center. FMI, 683-4406.

Thursday, November 12

Memorial service for Ann Van Orden, assistant professor of mechanical engineering who died Oct. 14, 12:30 p.m., Kaufman Hall 100.

Thursday, Nov. 12 & 19

Anglican/Episcopal worship and lunch, 12:30 p.m., Canterbury Center. FMI, 489-9096.

Wednesday, November 18

Association of University Administrators at men’s basketball game vs. Hampton University, 7:35 p.m., Norfolk Scope. FMI, 683-5474. $.

Thursday, November 19

Career Advantage Program orientation, 12:30-1:15 p.m., Constant Hall 236. FMI, 683-5777.


Sports

Saturday, November 7

Men’s basketball team vs. Global Sports (exhibition), 7:30 p.m., Field House. FMI, 683-4444. $.

Men’s soccer team vs. Richmond, 7:30 p.m., soccer stadium. FMI, 683-4444. $.

Tuesday, November 10

Women’s basketball team vs. Swedish team(exhibition), 7:30 p.m., Field House. FMI, 683-4444. $.

Saturday, November 14

Men’s basketball team vs. Wright State, 7:30 p.m., Norfolk Scope. FMI, 683-4444. $.

Sunday, November 15

Women’s basketball team vs. Marshall Univ., 2 p.m., Field House. FMI, 683-4444. $.

Monday, November 16

Men’s basketball team vs. Elon College, 7:30 p.m., Norfolk Scope. FMI, 683-4444. $.

Wednesday, November 18

Men’s basketball team vs. Hampton, 7:30 p.m., Norfolk Scope. FMI, 683-4444. $.

Saturday, November 21

Men’s basketball team vs. UNC-Charlotte, 4 p.m., Norfolk Scope. FMI, 683-4444. $.

Women’s basketball team vs. Texas Tech., 12:30 p.m., Field House. FMI, 683-4444. $.


Deadlines

Tuesday, December 1

Open enrollment ends for Flexible Benifits (Medical Reimbursement and/or Dependent Care). Employees currently enrolled must re-enroll. You may enroll or reenroll through KATY (1-800-539-7675). FMI, 683-3042.