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Calendar notices should be typed and submitted to: Calendar Coordinator, 100 Koch Hall; e-mail:
sdaniel@odu.edu; fax: 683-5501.

The next Calendar will be dated Dec. 5 to Jan. 8. The deadline for submission of events is noon
Wednesday, Nov. 26.

Speakers
Meetings
Exhibits
Conferences
Performances
Workshops
Films
Miscellaneous
Sports
Deadlines
Coming soon to the Ted Constant Center


Speakers
Monday, Nov. 17
Adm. Stansfield Turner, U.S. Navy (ret.), former director of the Central Intelligence Agency, for the Economics Club of Hampton Roads, noon, Sheraton Norfolk Waterside. 683-4058. $

Thursday, Nov. 20
Doug Schnurrenberger, Limnology Research Center, Univ. of Minn., “Long and Short Paleoclimate Records from Lacustrine Archives,” Biological Sciences Seminar Series, 12:30 p.m., 101 MGB. 683-4737

Wednesday, Dec. 3
Panel discussion, “Preventing Child Abuse: Multicultural Perspectives,” featuring clinical psychologist Christine M. Chao, a nationally recognized author on Asian children and families, and moderated by Karen Polonko, professor of sociology, 7 a.m., 104 BAL. 683-3925

Thursday, Dec. 4
Mac Post, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, “Stalking the Wild Global Terrestrial Carbon Sink,” Biological Sciences Seminar Series, 12:30 p.m., 101 MGB. 683-4737

Chester Grosch, professor of ocean, earth and atmospheric sciences, “NCEP-NCAR Reanalysis: Comparison with Observations from the Coast of Alaska and the Gulf of Alaska” for the OEAS Seminar Series, 2:30 p.m., 200 Ocean. & Physics Bldg. 683-4285


Meetings
Monday, Nov. 17
Board of Visitors Executive Committee, 3 p.m., Board of Visitors Room, Webb Center. 683-3072

Tuesday, Nov. 18
Faculty Senate, 3 p.m., Ports./Ches. Room, Webb Center. 683-3427

Friday, Nov. 21
University Human Subjects IRB Committee, 10 a.m., 2114 Hughes Hall.

Association of University Administrators, with guest speaker Provost Thomas Isenhour, noon, River Rooms, Webb Center. 683-3448

Monday, Dec. 1
Norfolk Roundtable, with guest speaker Peter Meinke, prize-winning poet and short-story writer and Darden Endowed Chair of Creative Writing, 6-7 p.m., Virginia Rice Webb Room, Webb Center. 423-5535


Conferences
Friday, Nov. 14
Security & Emergency Preparedness for Higher Education (second day of two-day conference), sponsored by Virginia Tidewater Consortium for Higher Education, 8 a.m. to noon, Constant Center. 683-3183. $


Exhibits
Saturday, Nov. 15
Reception for “Mystified Illusions,” a one-person show by ODU art major LaToya Dennis, featuring drawing and photography, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun. to Thurs. and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fri. and Sat., Riverview Gallery,
1 High St., Portsmouth. The exhibition continues through Nov. 22. 451-6925

Through Nov. 16
“Studies and Paintings by Josef Schützenhöfer,” Univ. Gallery, 350 W. 21st. St., Norfolk. 683-2355

Through Nov. 21
“The Actor’s Image: The Japan-Virginia Society Collection of Ukiyo-e Prints,” an exhibition of woodblock prints created in 19th-century Japan, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., ODU Webb Center Gallery. 683-2355

Saturday, Nov. 22
Opening reception for “Exhibitionists 2: A Student Show,” featuring works by the 2003-04 art department scholarship winners, Univ. Gallery, 350 W. 21st. St., Norfolk. The exhibition runs through Dec. 21. 683-2355

Through Dec. 19
“F3: Form Function Fibers,” a two-person show by ODU art majors Helena Benda and Sandy Key, with a reception from 7-9 p.m. Dec. 5, featuring weavings and quilts by Key and screenprinted fabrics by Benda, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays, Norfolk Collegiate Lower School, 5429 Tidewater Drive, Norfolk. 625-0471


Performances
Fri., Nov. 14 to Sun., Nov. 16
University Theatre production of “Venus,” by Suzan-Lori Parks, directed by Erlene Hendrix, associate professor of communication and theatre arts, 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat, 2:30 p.m. Sun., Stables Theatre. 683-5305. $

Sunday, Nov. 16
University Theatre production of “Willow Song: In Memoriam,” 2 p.m., 104 BAL. 683-3442

Monday, Nov. 17
H. Robert Reynolds with the Virginia Chamber Players for the Diehn Concert Series, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-5305. $

Wednesday, Nov. 19
ODU Brass Choir, William S. Bartolotta, conductor, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-4061

Thursday, Nov. 20
ODU Guitar Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-4061

Thurs., Nov. 20 to Sat., Nov. 22
University Dance Theatre Fall Concert, 8 p.m. Thurs. and Fri., 2 and 8 p.m. Sat., Univ. Theatre. 683-4061. $

Fri., Nov. 21 to Sun., Nov. 23
Playtime Theatre for All Ages production of “What I Learned from Birds,” written and directed by Frankie Little Hardin, 7 p.m. Fri.; 11 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sat.; and 2:30 p.m. Sun., Stables Theatre. 683-5305. $

Saturday, Nov. 22
American Guild of Organists master class with Jeanette Fischell of East Carolina Univ., 10 a.m., 213 Diehn Center. 683-4061

Sat., Nov. 22 to Sun., Dec. 21
“Exhibitionists,” an exhibition of work by the 2003-04 undergraduate scholarship award winners from the art department, with opening reception at 7 p.m. Nov. 22, Univ. Gallery, 350 W. 21st St., Norfolk. 683-2355

Monday, Nov. 24
Opera Workshop presentation, 4 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-4061

Monday, Dec. 1
New-music ensemble Creo, with guest guitarist Alan Thomas, for the Diehn Concert Series, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-5305. $

Tuesday, Dec. 2
ODU Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-4061

Wednesday, Dec. 3
Comedy show featuring Damon Williams, Lewell Crawford and Alex Michale, sponsored by Student Activities Council, 7 p.m., North Cafeteria, Webb Center. 683-4818


Workshops
Friday, Nov. 14
“Assessing and Collecting Student Feedback in Blackboard,” Center for Learning Technologies’ Faculty Development Series, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. 683-3172

Friday, Nov. 21
“Successful Teaching Evaluation Programs,” sponsored by Va. Tidewater Consortium for Higher Education and the Joint Forces Staff College, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Joint Forces Staff College, 7800 Hampton Blvd., Norfolk. Registration required by Nov. 19. 683-3183

Tuesday, Nov. 25
“Good Practice Communicates High Expectations” (brown bag), Center for Learning Technologies’ Faculty Development Series, 9 a.m. to noon, 422 Gornto. 683-3172


Films
Wed. & Fri., Nov. 19 & 21
“SWAT,” sponsored by Student Activities Council, 8 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-3446

Saturday, Nov. 15
“Daddy Day Care,” 3:30 p.m., sponsored by Student Activities Council, H/NN Room, Webb Center. 683-3446


Miscellaneous
Saturday, Nov. 15
Office of Admissions Open House, 8 a.m. 683-3685

Homecoming Parade, 2 p.m., Hampton Boulevard. 683-3446

Homecoming tailgate party, prior to men’s basketball game against Interhoop/Lithuania, 5:30 p.m., top floor of Constant Center garage. 683-3446. $

Sunday, Nov. 16
Reading by alumna Farideh Goldin, creative writing program, from her book, “Wedding Song: Memoirs of an Iranian Jewish Woman,” 3 p.m., Prince Books, 109 E. Main St., Norfolk. 622-9223

Tuesday, Nov. 18 & 25, Dec. 2
Philosophy Slam, featuring presentations on various topics in philosophy, including ethical and religious issues, as well as philosophers of the past, sponsored by Phi Sigma Tau Honor Society and the Philosophy Club, 12:20 p.m., 242 BAL. 683-1884

Wednesday, Nov. 19
Symposium, “The Tortoise and the Hare: Economic Development in India and China,” sponsored by the Institute of Asian Studies, 3-4:30 p.m., Burgess Room, BAL. 683-3947

Friday, Nov. 21
Reception for and brief presentations by four Fulbright Scholars from the Department of Early Childhood, Speech-Language Pathology and Special Education, 4 p.m., Child Study Center foyer. 683-4876

Saturday, Nov. 22
Lego League Robotics Competition, sponsored by the Office of Computing and Communications Services,
9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Webb Center. 683-3192

Wednesday, Nov. 26
University closes at noon and remains closed Nov. 27 and 28 for Thanksgiving holiday.

Tuesday, Dec. 2
“Illumination: A Holiday Tradition,” 5:30 p.m., Kaufman Mall, 683-3114

Fri. & Sat., Dec. 5-6
Madrigal Banquet, “Music of France,” 6:30 p.m., Diehn Center atrium. 683-5305. $


Sports
(For ticket information call 683-4444. Basketball games are at the Ted Constant Convocation Center.)

Saturday, Nov. 15
Men’s basketball team vs. Interhoop/Lithuania (exh.), 7 p.m. (Fireworks show after the game at the Soccer Stadium.) $

Sat. & Sun., Nov. 15&16
Lady Monarch sailing team hosts Atlantic Coast Championships, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sailing Center. 683-3372

Saturday, Nov. 22
ODU Wrestling Invitational, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., H&PE Bldg. 683-3372

Tuesday, Nov. 25
Women’s basketball team vs. Penn State, 7 p.m. $

Saturday, Nov. 29
Men’s basketball team vs. St. Joseph’s, 7 p.m. $

Sunday, Nov. 30
Women’s basketball team vs. Charlotte, 1 p.m. $

Saturday, Dec. 6
Men’s basketball team vs. Charlotte, 7 p.m. $

Sunday, Dec. 7
Women’s basketball team vs. North Carolina, 2 p.m. $


Deadlines
Wednesday, Nov. 19
Proposals due for ODU’s funded undergraduate research program, Honors College, 218 Education Bldg. 683-4865

Monday, Nov. 24
Deadline to contribute food for the HACE Thanksgiving Baskets project. 683-3093

Monday, Dec. 1
Applications due for faculty, staff and dependent tuition assistance (spring semester), Dept. of Human Resources. 683-4237


Coming soon to the Ted Constant Center
Friday, Dec. 12
The Charlie Brown and Friends Family Christmas Program, featuring Al Jarreau, Dave Benoit and Melissa Manchester (part of the Virginia Symphony Spotlight Series), 8 p.m., $33.50-$43.50 and $75.

Saturday, Dec. 27
Va. Tech vs. East Carolina Univ., men’s basketball, 7 p.m., $20 ($7 for college students with ID or children under 18).

Friday, Jan. 9
Teena Marie and Rick James, You and I Reunion Tour, 7:30 p.m., $33.50, $39.50 and $49.50.

Tickets now on sale for ...
• Feb. 21 – Kenny Rogers (part of the Virginia Symphony Spotlight Series; tickets start at $35).
• March 21 – Harlem Globetrotters, 4 p.m., $13 to $50.
• April 16 – Jeff Foxworthy, 8 p.m., $29.50, $36.50 and $49.50.
• April 17 – B.B. King and the Bobby “Blue” Band, 8 p.m., $25, $45 and $76.50.
• May 22 – k.d. lang, 8 p.m. (part of the Virginia Symphony Spotlight Series; tickets start at $35).

For tickets, visit the Constant Center box office or any Ticketmaster location. Tickets can be charged by phone by calling Ticketmaster at 671-8100 or logging on to www.ticketmaster.com. For more information about these or future events, visit www.constantcenter.com or call the box office at 683-4444.