Calendar of Upcoming Events

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Calendar notices should be typewritten or printed and submitted to:
Calendar Coordinator, room 100, Koch Hall; e-mail: e-mail sdaniel@odu.edu; FAX 683-5501.

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




Speakers

Saturday, April 21
Actor and social activist Danny Glover, one of the stars of the "Lethal Weapon" films, for the Old Dominion NAACP Chapter's Image Awards ceremony. He will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award and give the keynote address, 7:30 p.m., Field House. FMI, 683-3116.

Tuesday, May 1
President James V. Koch, a discussion of his research on the economics of the Internet, for the Economics Club of Hampton Roads luncheon, noon, Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel. Reservations required. FMI, 683-4058. $

Monday, May 7
Sharon MacDonald, Norfolk commissioner of the revenue, for the Norfolk Roundtable, 6-7 p.m., Virginia Rice Webb Room, Webb Center. FMI, 423-4326.

Miscellaneous

Saturday, April 21
"Womengineers Day," the kickoff event to an initiative aimed at the education, recruitment and retention of female engineering students from elementary school through college, 9:45 a.m. to 2:45 p.m., Kaufman Hall and Webb Center. FMI, 683-3789.

Open house at the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. FMI, 683-5853.

Sunday, April 22
Sofapalooza and Greekfest, noon to 5 p.m., Lot 7 near Foreman Field. Sponsored by Student Activities Council, Pan-Hellenic Council and Fraternity Council. FMI, 683-3446.

Monday, April 23
Sigma Delta Pi initiation ceremony, National Collegiate Spanish Honor Society, with address by Nancy Minguez, foreign languages and literatures dept., 7 p.m., Virginia Rice Webb Room, Webb Center. FMI, 683-3620.

Thursday, April 26
Faculty Awards Dinner, 6 p.m., North Cafeteria, Webb Center. FMI, 683-3116.

Friday, April 27
"A Tribute to the Kochs," reception from 3:30-7 p.m. with program at 6 p.m., Webb Center cafeteria. Reservations to rsvp@odu.edu. FMI, 683-3116.

Tuesday, May 1
Farewell reception for Provost Jo Ann Gora, hosted by President Koch, 3:30-5 p.m. p.m., North Cafeteria, Webb Center. Reservations due April 27. FMI, 683-3116.

Thursday, May 3
Student Awards Dinner, 5:30 p.m., North Mall, Webb Center. FMI, 683-3442.

Saturday, May 5
Commencement, with address by NBC's Tim Russert, 9:30 a.m., Foreman Field (rain site: Scope). FMI, 683-3114.

Thursday, May 10
Hourly and Classified Employees Association Annual Luncheon, with keynote address by Rev. David Lassalle, noon, River Rooms, Webb Center. Reservations required. FMI, 683-3100. $

Performances

Friday-Sunday, April 20-22
"Spring Performance Festival," featuring student-directed and performed plays, produced by the University Theatre, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Stables Theatre. FMI, 683-4047. $

Sunday, April 22
University Big Band with saxophonist Bob Mintzer, 4 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-4061.

Outkast, popular hip-hop recording artists, 5 p.m., Foreman Field. FMI, 683-3446. $

Monday, April 23
Saxophonist Bob Mintzer with the John Toomey Trio for the Diehn Concert Series, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-3020.

Tuesday, April 24
University Brass Choir, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-4061.

Thursday, April 26
Virginia Chamber Players, under the direction of Robert W. Cross, performing the works of Allan Blank as part of the Virginia Arts Festival, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-4175.

Exhibits

Fri.-Thurs., April 27 to May 31
"Allan Blank and the Creative Process," photos, sketches, notes and correspondence chronicling the development of works by the composer, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mon. to Fri., Diehn Center Composers Room. FMI, 683-4175.

Through May 6
"Amazon Casino Toy," oil paintings, drawings and photographs by Ed Almazon, Christine Cassano and Todd Moy, University Gallery, 350 W. 21st St., Norfolk. FMI, 683-2355.

Sunday, May 13
Opening reception for an exhibition of works by visual arts students in the Governor's School for the Arts, 2 p.m., University Gallery, 350 W. 21st St., Norfolk. Show runs May 11-27. FMI, 683-2355.

Sports

Friday, April 20
Baseball team vs. East Carolina, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Saturday, April 21
Baseball team vs. East Carolina, 2 p.m., Bud Metheny Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Sunday, April 22
Baseball team vs. East Carolina, 1 p.m., Bud Metheny Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Friday, May 4
Baseball team vs. Liberty, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Sunday, May 6
Baseball team vs. Radford, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Monday, May 7
Baseball team vs. Radford, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Thursday, May 10
Baseball team vs. William and Mary, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Friday, May 11
Baseball team vs. William and Mary, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Saturday, May 12
Baseball team vs. William and Mary, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Deadlines

Monday, April 23
Nominations due for Hourly and Classified Employees Association Staff Member and Rookie Staff Member of the Year. FMI, 683-3280.

Tuesday, May 1
Faculty, staff and dependent applications due for summer school educational assistance and scholarships. FMI, 683-4237.

Reservations due for Hourly and Classified Employees Association Annual Luncheon. FMI, 683-3100. $


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