Calendar of Upcoming Events

Calendar notices should be typewritten or printed and submitted to: Calendar Coordinator, room 100, New Administration Building; e-mail: e-mail eharders@odu.edu; FAX 683-5501. The next Calendar will be dated March 8-24. The deadline for submission of events is noon Thursday, Feb. 28.


Speakers

Friday, Feb. 22

  • Steven Chu, Nobel Prize winner from Stanford University, "Laser Cooling and Trapping: From Atomic Clocks to Watching Biomolecules Move, One Molecule at a Time" for the Electrical and Computer Engineering Seminar Series, 3 p.m., 101 and 102 MGB. FMI, 683-3741.

Monday, Feb. 25

  • Francis Adams, associate professor of political science and geography, "Columbia and Drug Trafficking" for the Model United Nations Great Decisions Lecture Series, 3-4:15 p.m., 706 BAL. FMI, 683-3923.
  • Julian Ashford, Old Dominion research scientist, for the CCPO Seminar Series, 3:30 p.m., Crittenton Hall. FMI, 683-4945 or seminar@ccpo.odu.edu.

Thursday, Feb. 28

  • Na-im Akbar, psychologist and pioneer in the development of an African-centered approach in modern psychology, for the Black History Month Lecture, 7 p.m., North Cafeteria, Webb Center. FMI, 683-4406.

Friday, March 1

  • Joshua Haines of MIT Lincoln Lab, "Evaluating the Accuracy of Intrusion Detection Systems" for the Electrical and Computer Engineering Seminar Series, 3 p.m., 224 Kaufman Hall. FMI, 683-3741 or dharamsi@ece.odu.edu.

Monday, March 4

  • David Martin, chief executive officer of M-CAM Inc., for the Economics Club of Hampton Roads, noon to 1:30 p.m., Sheraton Waterside Hotel, Norfolk. FMI, 683-4058. $
  • Philip Gillette, associate professor of political science and geography, "Russia Reexamined" for the Model United Nations Great Decisions Lecture Series, 3-4:15 p.m., 706 BAL. FMI, 683-3923.
  • John Klinck, professor of ocean, earth and atmospheric sciences, for the Center for Coastal Physical Oceanography Seminar Series, 3:30 p.m., Crittenton Hall. FMI, 683-4945 or seminar@ccpo.odu.edu.

Tuesday, March 5

  • Jordan Slone, chairman and CEO of the Harbor Group companies, for the Landmark Executive-in-Residence Series, 12:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-3319 or www.odu.edu/execspeakers.

Friday, March 8

  • Andy Jackson of Philips Lighting Co., "Research and Development in the Lighting Industry" for the Electrical and Computer Engineering Seminar Series, 3 p.m., 224 Kaufman Hall. FMI, 683-3741.

Exhibits

Fri.-Sat., Feb. 22-23

  • Black Inventors Exhibit for Black History Month, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., North Mall, Webb Center. FMI, 683-4406.

Saturday, March 2

  • Reception for "Selections From the Ellin and Baron Gordon Contemporary Folk Art Collection," a selection of art objects from this Williamsburg couple's world-renowned collection, 7 p.m., University Gallery, 350 W. 21st St., Norfolk. FMI, 683-2355. Exhibit runs Feb. 23 through March 31.

Perfomances

Feb. 22-24, 28, March 1-3, 7-9

  • "Jesus Christ Superstar," the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical under the direction of Christopher Hanna, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, University Theatre. FMI, 683-5305. $

Saturday, Feb. 23

  • Organ Master Class, 10 a.m., Diehn Center. FMI, 683-4061.
  • Mr. Cheeks, former frontman for the rap group The Lost Boyz, for Winterblast 2002, 6 p.m., Field House. FMI, 683-3446. $

Films

Tuesday, Feb. 26

  • "Woyzeck" (Werner Herzog, 1978) for the series "New German Film: Beyond Fascism," 4:20 p.m., 107 Diehn Center. FMI, 683-6372.

Tuesday, March 5

  • "The Night Porter" (Liliana Cavani, 1974) for the series "New German Film: Beyond Fascism," 4:20 p.m., 107 Diehn Center. FMI, 683-6372.

Workshops

Tuesday, Feb. 26

  • "With Two Wings - Men and Women Soaring to New Heights," 12:30-1:30 p.m., Portsmouth Room, Webb Center. Sponsored by the Women's Center. FMI, 683-4109.

Thursday, Feb. 28

  • "Homophobia and How it Supports a Rape Culture - The Discussion Continues," 12:30-1:30 p.m., Chesapeake Room, Webb Center. Sponsored by the Women's Center. FMI, 683-4109.

Miscellaneous

Monday, Feb. 25

  • Sexual Assault Support Group, 7-8:30 p.m., Academic Skills Room, Rogers Hall. Sponsored by the Women's Center. FMI, 683-4109.

Wednesday, Feb. 27

  • "A Greek Tragedy: A Study in Racism," a discussion of the impact recent incidents at Auburn University have had on Greek campus life, for Black History Month, 8 p.m., Hampton/Newport News Room, Webb Center. FMI, 683-4406.

Saturday, March 2

  • Admissions Open House, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Webb Center. FMI, 683-3685 or visit@odu.edu.

Wednesday, March 6

  • Spring job fair, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Webb Center. FMI, 683-5243 or clwillia@odu.edu.

Sports

Sunday, Feb. 24

  • Wrestling team vs. Howard, 2 p.m., Field House. FMI, 683-4444.

Monday, Feb. 25

  • Men's basketball team vs. George Mason, 7:35 p.m., Field House. FMI, 683-4444. $

Thursday, Feb. 28

  • Wrestling team vs. George Mason, 7 p.m., Field House. FMI, 683-4444.

Friday, March 1

  • Baseball team vs. Rutgers, 3 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $
  • Women's basketball team vs. William and Mary, 7:35 p.m., Field House. FMI, 683-4444. $

Fri.-Mon., March 1-4

  • Men's CAA Basketball Tournament, times TBA, Richmond Coliseum. FMI, 683-4444. $

Saturday, March 2

  • Baseball team vs. Rutgers, 1 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Sunday, March 3

  • Baseball team vs. Rutgers, 1 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Tuesday, March 5

  • Baseball team vs. North Carolina, 3 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Wed.-Sat., March 6-9

  • Women's CAA Basketball Tournament, times TBA, Field House. FMI, 683-4444. $

Friday, March 8

  • Baseball team vs. Princeton, 3 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Saturday, March 9

  • Lacrosse team vs. Delaware, 1 p.m., Foreman Field. FMI, 683-4444.
  • Baseball team vs. Princeton, 3 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Sat.-Sun., March 9-10

  • CAA Wrestling Tournament, times TBA, Harrisonburg. FMI, 683-4444. $

Sunday, March 10

  • Lacrosse team vs. UM Baltimore Co., noon, Foreman Field. FMI, 683-4444.
  • Baseball team vs. Princeton, 1 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Deadlines

Thursday, Feb. 28

  • Kaufman Prize nominations due to Maggi Curry-Williams, 2008 Webb Center by 5 p.m. FMI, 683-3442.

Friday, March 1

  • Provost's Award for Leadership in International Education nominations due to John P. Broderick, 220 Koch Hall. FMI, 683-3259.

Tuesday, March 5

  • Armada Hoffler Weekend College Teaching Award nominations due to Mary Beth Lakin, 137 Gornto Center. FMI, 683-3186.