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Submit calendar notices to: Steve Daniel, 100 Koch Hall; sdaniel@odu.edu; fax: 683-5501.

The next Calendar will be dated January 16 to February 15. The deadline for submission of events is noon
Thursday, Jan. 8.

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


Speakers
Thursday, Jan. 15
Ali Khraibi, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Biological Sciences Seminar Series, 12:30 p.m., 101 MGB. 683-4737


Meetings
Wednesday, Dec. 10
Board of Visitors’ ad hoc Presidential Evaluation and Compensation Committee, 12:30 p.m., Rectors Room, Webb Center. (Public comment will not be received.) 683-3072

Friday, Dec. 12
University Human Subjects IRB Committee, 10 a.m., 2114 Hughes Hall.

Board of Visitors, 1:15 p.m., Board of Visitors Room, Webb Center (see Page 2 for times and locations of committee meetings). 683-3072


Exhibits
Through Friday, Dec. 19
“F3: Form Function Fibers,” a 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

Through Sunday, Dec. 21
“Exhibitionists 2: A Student Show,” featuring works by the 2003-04 art department scholarship winners, Univ. Gallery, 350 W. 21st. St., Norfolk. 683-2355

Saturday, Jan. 17
Reception for “Pear/Pair,” a new exhibit featuring Gordonsville, Va., photographer Rebecca Silberman; German mixed-media artist Anne Siems; and Ohio University professor Benjy Davies, 7 p.m., Univ. Gallery, 350 W. 21st. St., Norfolk. The exhibit continues through Feb. 14. 683-2355


Workshops
Tuesday, Dec. 16
“Blackboard Orientation,” Center for Learning Technologies’ Faculty Development Series, 9:30 a.m. to noon, 411 Gornto. 683-3172

Wednesday, Dec. 17
“PowerPoint,” Center for Learning Technologies’ Faculty Development Series, 1:30-4 p.m., 411 Gornto. 683-3172


Films
Sunday, Dec. 7
“Madama Rosa,” for the Franco-Jewish Film Series, 2 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-3323


Miscellaneous
Friday, Dec. 5
Student art sale – paintings, pottery and prints – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Student Art Gallery, Webb Center.

“Hats Off to Reading,” a scholastic book fair with proceeds going to Sewells Point Elementary School,
9 a.m. to 4 p.m., south lobby, Education Building.

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

Sunday, Dec. 7
Modern Jewish Philosophy Reading Group, selections from Hermann Cohen’s “Religion and Reason,”
1 p.m., 206 BAL. 683-3875

Monday, Dec. 8
Exam Jam breakfast for students, 10 p.m. to midnight, Webb Center. 683-3446

Sunday, Dec. 14
Commencement, with the address by Nobel Peace Prize winner and Boston University professor Elie Wiesel, 1:30 p.m., Constant Center. (Faculty and administrators who plan to participate should report by noon to the H/NN Room of Webb Center.) 683-3442

Monday, Dec. 15
Jewish Women Writers Reading Group, Paula Cohen’s “Jane Austen in Boca,” 7:30 p.m., Chabad House, 1920 Colley Ave., Norfolk. 683-3823

Tues., Dec. 23 to Sun., Jan. 4
University will be closed from noon Dec. 23 through Jan. 4 for the holidays.


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

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. $

Saturday, Dec. 13
Men’s basketball team vs. Morgan State, 7 p.m. $

Monday, Dec. 15
Women’s basketball team vs. Florida International,
7 p.m. $

Thursday, Dec. 18
Women’s basketball team vs. Georgia Tech, 1 p.m. $

Men’s basketball team vs. Liberty, 7 p.m. $

Saturday, Dec. 20
Men’s basketball team vs. George Washington, 7 p.m. $

Monday, Dec. 29
Men’s basketball team vs. VMI, 7 p.m. $

Saturday, Jan. 3
Men’s basketball team vs. Drexel, 1 p.m. $

Saturday, Jan. 10
Men’s basketball team vs. Hofstra, 7 p.m. $

Thursday, Jan. 15
Women’s basketball team vs. Towson, 7 p.m. $


Deadlines
Tuesday, Dec. 16
Deadline to drop off new and gently used gifts (toys, clothing, bath products, blankets, etc.) at the Child Study Center for donation to a local battered women’s shelter.


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).

FFor 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 683-4444. (ODU basketball games at the Constant Center are listed under the Sports heading on this page.)