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 May 17 to June 16. The deadline for submission of events is noon Thursday, May 9.


Speakers

Saturday, April 20

  • Seth Shostak, senior astronomer with the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence, "Searching for E.T.," 7:30 p.m., 224 Kaufman Hall. FMI, 683-5803.

Tuesday, April 23

  • Patrick Combs, motivational speaker, "Greatness Matters: Doing the Right Things for the Best in Life," a presentation for students, 7 p.m., 117 Gornto Center. FMI, 683-5914.

Thursday, April 25

  • Dmitry Budker of the University of California, Berkeley, physics department, "Putting a Spin on Atoms and Light: Trying to Build a Sensitive Compass, Test Fundamental Symmetries and Avoid 'Surprises' That Should Not Be," 8 p.m., 102 Mills Godwin Jr. Life Sciences Building. FMI, 683-3471.

Monday, May 13

  • Howard M. Schilit, president of The Center for Financial Research and Analysis, for the Economics Club of Hampton Roads, noon to 1:30 p.m., Sheraton Waterside Hotel, Norfolk. FMI, 683-4058. $

Meetings

Tuesday, May 21

  • Institutional Review Board, 3-5 p.m., Koch Hall Board Room. FMI, 683-6028.

Exhibits

Through Sunday, May 5

  • "Brenda Wright: I Have Come This Far, A Photographic Journey," University Gallery, 350 W. 21st St., Norfolk. FMI, 683-2355.

Through Wednesday, May 10

  • Faculty Scholarly Research and Publications Exhibit, Perry Library Lobby. FMI, 683-4186.

Friday, May 10

  • Opening reception for "Governor's School for the Arts Visual Arts Department Student Exhibition," a juried exhibition, 7:30 p.m., University Gallery, 350 W. 21st St., Norfolk. Exhibit continues through June 2. FMI, 683-2355.

Performances

Fri.-Sat., April 19-20

  • University Dance Theatre Spring Concert, 8 p.m. Fri., 2 and 8 p.m. Sat., University Theatre. FMI, 683-4354. $

Friday-Sunday, April 19-28

  • University Theatre Spring Performance Festival, 8 p.m. Tues. through Sat., 2:30 p.m. Sun., Stables Theatre. FMI, 683-5305. $

Monday, April 22

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

Mon.-Wed., April 22-24

  • "O'Keeffe!", a one-woman play by Lucinda McDermott about artist Georgia O'Keeffe, as a benefit for the Old Dominion Women's Center and the Governor's School for the Arts, 8 p.m., Governor's School Theatre, 254 Granby St. FMI, 461-6789. $

Tuesday, April 23

  • Madrigal Singers and Collegium Musicum Spring Concert, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-4061.

Wednesday, April 24

  • University Wind Ensemble under the direction of Dennis Zeisler, 7:30 p.m., University Theatre. FMI, 683-4061.

Wed.-Mon., April 24-29

  • Jazz Residency with Randy Brecker, a series of free clinics and open rehearsals, times and locations TBA. FMI, 683-4061.

Saturday, April 27

  • "All Skool," a multi-band spring concert, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Webb Center. FMI, 683-3446. $

Sunday, April 28

  • University Jazz Ensemble with Randy Brecker, 4 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-4061.

Monday, April 29

  • F. Ludwig Diehn Concert Series featuring Randy Brecker on jazz trumpet with the John Toomey Trio, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-3020.

Tuesday, April 30

  • University Guitar Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. FMI, 683-4061.

Films

Tuesday, April 23

  • "The Princess and the Warrior" (Tom Tykwer, 2001) for the German Film Series, 4:20 p.m., 107 Diehn Center. FMI, 683-6372.

Conferences

Friday, May 24

  • Darden College of Education's Virginia Assistive Technology System 11th annual conference, "Money Matters: Up-Front and Personal," 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Webb Center. FMI, 683-4735. $

Workshops

Monday, April 22

  • "Creating the Global University" with John Heyl, executive director of international programs, for the Global Certificate Program, 9-11 a.m., Chesapeake Room, Webb Center. FMI, 683-4756.

Miscellaneous

Friday, April 19

  • Reception and planning meeting of the Association of University Administrators to honor Betty Diamond, 2002 AUA Administrator of the Year, 4-6 p.m., Enrico's Ristorante, 4012 Colley Ave., Norfolk. Hors d'oeuvres free to members; $2 for nonmembers. FMI, 683-5474.
  • Readings by M.F.A. creative writing students, 6:30 p.m., Prince Books, 109 E. Main St., Norfolk. FMI, 683-3991.

Saturday, April 20

  • Filipino American Student Association Culture Night, 7 p.m., North Cafeteria, Webb Center. FMI, 683-2734.

Saturday, April 27

  • Book signing with Gary Edgerton, chair of communication and theatre arts, 1 p.m., Barnes & Noble, Virginia Beach.

Tuesday, April 30

  • Individual financial planning session with VALIC, available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (call for an appointment), Rabbi Reich Room, Webb Center. FMI, 668-9038.

Saturday, May 4

  • Women's Studies 25th Anniversary Celebration and Annual Dinner featuring author Regina Barreca, 7 p.m. North Cafeteria, Webb Center. FMI, 683-3823. $

Friday, May 10

  • Senior Toast, 4 p.m., North Cafeteria, Webb Center. FMI, 683-3446.

Saturday, May 11

  • Commencement with address by Ruud Lubbers, United Nations high commissioner for refugees, 9:30 a.m., Foreman Field. FMI, 683-3114.

Thursday, May 16

  • Individual financial planning session with TIAA-CREF, available from 9:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (call for an appointment), Rabbi Reich Room, Webb Center. FMI, 800-842-2008.

Sports

Saturday, April 20

  • Spring Golf Tournament, sponsored by recreational sports department, Bide-A-Wee Golf Course. FMI, 683-3384. $

Tuesday, April 23

  • Baseball team vs. Radford, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $
  • Lady Monarchs Awards Banquet, sponsored by Lady Monarch Pride, 6 p.m., Field House. FMI, 683-3260 or jbowman@odu.edu

Friday, April 26

  • Alumni Association golf tournament, registration 11 a.m., shotgun start 12:30 p.m., Honey Bee Golf Club, Virginia Beach. FMI, 683-3097. $
  • Baseball team vs. Drexel, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Saturday, April 27

  • Lacrosse alumni game, 1 p.m., Foreman Field. FMI, 683-4444.
  • Baseball team vs. Drexel, 5 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Sunday, April 28

  • Baseball team vs. Drexel, 2 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Wednesday, May 15

  • Baseball team vs. Duke, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Friday, May 17

  • Baseball team vs. James Madison, 7 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Saturday, May 18

  • Baseball team vs. James Madison, 5 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Sunday, May 19

  • Baseball team vs. James Madison, 2 p.m., Bud Metheny Baseball Complex. FMI, 683-4444. $

Deadlines

Tuesday, April 23

  • Nominations for the Hourly and Classified Employees Association Staff Member and Rookie Staff Member of the Year due to Gerri Dutton, 129 Kaufman Hall. FMI, 683-4558.

Monday, April 29

  • Reservations for the Women's Studies 25th Anniversary Dinner due to Amanda Bloodgood, 433 Batten Arts and Letters Building. FMI, 683-3823. $

Monday, May 13

  • Reservations for the Hourly and Classified Employees Association annual luncheon due to Judy Smith, 219 Koch Hall. FMI, 683-5422. $