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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 Oct. 15 to Nov. 14. The deadline for submissions is noon Thursday, Oct. 7.

Speakers
Workshops
Meetings
Performances
Exhibits
Films
Miscellaneous
Center for Learning Technologies workshops
Sports
Coming soon to the Ted Constant Center


Speakers
Friday, Sept. 17
Carl Wieman, Nobel laureate in physics (2001), “Bose-Einstein Condensation: Quantum Weirdness at the Lowest Temperature in the Universe,” 10 a.m., Constant Center. An open forum with Dr. Wieman will be held from 2:30-5:30 p.m. in 1005 Constant Hall. 683-4467

Saturday, Sept. 18
Carl Wieman, Nobel laureate in physics (2001), “The Circuitous Route of a Scientific Discovery,” 10 a.m., 1002 Constant Hall. 683-4467

Tuesday, Sept. 21
Rob Tombes of Virginia Commonwealth University, “Lamin-dependent Ca2+/CaM Kinase Signaling During Neurogenesis,” Biology Seminar Series, 3 p.m., 101 MGB.

Sunday, Sept. 26
Annette Finley-Croswhite, associate dean of arts and letters, “Death on the Paris Metro: A Nonfiction account of a 1937 Murder Mystery,” for the Friends of the Library lecture series, 2 p.m., 151 Perry library. 683-4141

Tom Brokaw, NBC Nightly News anchor, “A Look at the World” for COVITS 2004, 8 p.m. Constant Center. 683-4444. $

Thursday, Oct. 7
Richard Rodriguez, author and essayist, “Brown: The Last Discovery of America,” for the President’s Lecture Series, 7 p.m., Webb Center cafeteria. 683-3114

Tuesday, Oct. 12
Rob Grunewald, regional economic analyst, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, for the Economics Club of Hampton Roads, noon, Norfolk Sheraton Waterside Hotel. 683-4058. $

Wednesday, Oct. 13
Dana Burnett, vice president for student services, “The Millennial Student and ODU’s New Freshman Class,” for the Association of University Administrators, noon to 1 p.m., James/Lynnhaven River Room, Webb Center.


Workshops
Friday, Sept. 10
Faculty workshop on how to put articles, book chapters, etc. on electronic reserve, 10:30 a.m., 163 Perry Library. Registration requested. 683-4185


Meetings
Tuesday, Sept. 21
Faculty Senate, 3 p.m., Ports./Ches. Room, Webb Center. 683-3427


Performances
Sunday, Sept. 19
Faculty Chamber Music Recital, featuring Michael Murphy (guitar), Harold Protsman (piano), Leslie Stewart (violin and viola), Patti Watters (flute) and guest artist Janet Kriner (cello), 7 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-4061

Monday, Sept. 27
Perlman/Schmidt/Bailey for the Diehn Concert Series, featuring pianist Nevah Perlman, violinist Blorai Schmidt and cellist Zuill Bailey, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-5305. $

Th., Sat., Sun., Sept. 30, Oct. 2-3
Choreographers’ Showcase Concert, presented by the ODU Dance Program and featuring regional and local artists, 8 p.m. Thurs. and Sat. and 2 p.m. Sun., Roper Theatre, 340 Granby St., Norfolk. 683-5305. $

Thursday, Oct. 7
“Willow Song: In Memoriam,” a performance designed to commemorate a former ODU student who was killed by her partner, presented by ODU Theatre, 8 p.m., 104 BAL. 683-4109

Friday - Sunday, Oct. 15-17
“Big Love,” by Charles Mee, directed by Erlene Hendrix, “a wild and witty romp through the battlefield of the war between the sexes,” 8 p.m. Fri. and Sat., and 2:30 p.m. Sun., Stables Theatre. Continues Oct. 20-24. 683-5305. $


Exhibits
Tuesday, Oct. 5
Domestic Violence Awareness Week Clothesline Project, a visual display of T-shirts with graphic messages and illustrations that have been designed by women survivors of violence or by someone who loves someone who has been impacted, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., South Mall, Webb Center. 683-4109

Saturday, Oct. 16
Reception for “Balloons: Recent Works by Ed Gibbs,” director, Visual Arts Center, TCC-Portsmouth campus, 7 p.m., Univ. Gallery, 350 W. 21st. St., Norfolk. Exhibit continues through Nov. 21. 683-2355

Through Sunday, Oct. 10
“Walter and Magda Pach – Paintings,” a selection of early-20th century works in the collection of Raymond Pach, son of the late Modern Art historian Walter Pach and his wife, Magda, Univ. Gallery, 350 W. 21st. St., Norfolk. 683-2355

“TREEmendous TREEhouses” exhibition, featuring the work of ODU students, Norfolk Botanical Garden, 6700 Azalea Garden Road, Norfolk. 441-5830. $


Films
Friday & Saturday, Sept. 17-18
“Dodgeball,” sponsored by Student Activities Council, 8 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-4818

Monday, Sept. 20
“Osama,” for the Human Experience film series, with introductory remarks by Fran Hassencahl, communication and theatre arts dept., sponsored by Multicultural Student Services, 8 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-4406

Wed., Fri., Sat., Sept. 22, 24, 25
“The Alamo,” sponsored by Student Activities Council, 8 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-4818

Wednesday, Sept. 29
“Shrek 2,” sponsored by Student Activities Council, 8 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-4818


Miscellaneous
Friday, Sept. 17
Hugo A. Owens African American Cultural Center annual cookout, 4-8 p.m. 683-5490

Friday and Saturday, Sept. 17-18
Back-to-School Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Fri. and 9 a.m. to noon Sat., Perry Library. 683-4141

Wednesday, Sept. 22 & Oct. 13
TIAA-CREF personal financial counseling sessions, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Rabbi Reich Room, Webb Center. Registration required. 800-842-2008

Thursday, Sept. 23
Coalition of Black Faculty and Administrators awards ceremony and reception, noon to 2 p.m., Cape Charles Room, Webb Center. 683-3582. $

Wacky Olympics XII, noon to 3:30 p.m., Kaufman Mall. 683-3462

Tuesday, Sept. 28
David Ashe, Democratic candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives, Virginia 2nd District, will speak with students, faculty and staff, 12:30 p.m., 208 Spong Hall; sponsored by the ODU College Democrats.

Monday, Oct. 4
“Creative Migrations: New Writing from the Global Diaspora,” 27th annual Literary Festival, opens. (See Page 5 for schedule.) 683-3991

“Mammary Monologues: The Breasts Exposed” (learn about the breasts from cancer to their historical and cultural significance), sponsored by the Women’s Center and Student Health Services, 7-8:30 p.m., Cape Charles Room, Webb Center. 683-4109

Tuesday, Oct. 5
Study Abroad Fair, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., North Mall, Webb Center. 683-5378.

Saturday - Tuesday, Oct. 9-12
Fall break for students and faculty.

Thursday, Oct. 14
Founders’ Day dinner, 6 p.m., Constant Center. By invitation. 683-5759. $

Saturday, Oct. 16
Admissions Open House, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Webb Center. 683-3685

2nd annual Community Care Day, 9:30 a.m. To regis


Center for Learning Technologies workshops
The Center for Learning Technologies announces the following workshops through Oct. 8. All of the workshops, with the exception of the seminar on Oct. 7, will be held in room 411 of the Gornto TELETECHNET Center. For more information call 683-6109.

Friday, Sept. 17
9 a.m. to noon – Transition from Blackboard 5.6 to Blackboard 6.1
1:30-4:30 p.m. – Orientation for First Time Blackboard Users

Tuesday, Sept. 21
1:30-4:30 p.m. – Productivity Tools for Faculty: Reducing Workload with Microsoft Excel

Wednesday, Sept. 22
9 a.m. to noon – Getting Started with Flash: Animation Creation and Editing Tool - Workshop
1:30-4:30 p.m. – Dreamweaver Part 1; Getting Started with Dreamweaver: Webpage Creation and Editing Tool

Thursday, Sept. 23
9 a.m. to noon – Interacting with Your Students in Blackboard 6.1

Friday, Sept. 24
9 a.m. to noon – Assessing and Collecting Student Feedback in Blackboard 6.1

Tuesday, Sept. 28
9 a.m. to noon – PowerPoint - Part 2: Using PowerPoint Effectively in Your Classroom

Wednesday, Sept. 29
1:30-4:30 p.m. – Productivity Tools for Faculty: Reducing Workload With Microsoft Word

Thursday, Sept. 30
9 a.m. to noon – Interacting with Your Students in Blackboard 6.1

Friday, Oct. 1
9 a.m. to noon – Assessing and Collecting Student Feedback in Blackboard 6.1

Tuesday, Oct. 5
9 a.m. to noon – Getting Started with Blackboard 6.1

Wednesday, Oct. 6
1:30-4:30 p.m. – Dreamweaver Part 2: Working with Libraries and Templates in Dreamweaver

Thursday, Oct. 7
Noon to 2 p.m. – Teaching on Television For New Faculty - Seminar (Gornto 422)

Friday, Oct. 8
9 a.m. – Using a Personal Response System in Your Classroom.


Sports
(For ticket information call 683-4444.)

Sunday, Sept. 19
Women’s soccer team vs. Arkansas, 1 p.m. $

Tuesday, Sept. 21
Men’s soccer team vs. North Carolina, 7 p.m. $

Friday, Sept. 24
Field hockey team vs. Richmond, 6 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 26
Field hockey team vs. Virginia, 1 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 1
Field hockey team vs. Hofstra, 6 p.m.

Women’s soccer team vs. James Madison, 7 p.m. $

Sunday, Oct. 3
Field hockey team vs. Drexel, 1 p.m.

Women’s soccer team vs. George Mason, 2 p.m. $

Friday, Oct. 8
Men’s soccer team vs. Drexel, 7 p.m. $

Sunday, Oct. 10
Men’s soccer team vs. Hofstra, 1 p.m. $

Friday, Oct. 15
Field hockey team vs. Maryland, 6 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 17
Field hockey team vs. Duke, 1 p.m


Coming soon to the Ted Constant Center
Monday, Sept. 20
Tickets go on sale for Nov. 4-7 performances of Sesame Street Live.

Sunday, Sept. 26
NBC Nightly News anchor Tom Brokaw, “A Look at the World,” for the COVITS 2004 conference, 8 p.m., $15

Friday, Oct. 1
Comedian Dave Chappelle, 8 p.m., $36 and up

Saturday, Oct. 2
Roberta Flack and the Virginia Symphony, 8 p.m., $25.75 and up

Friday, Oct. 8
Laugh and Groove Tour featuring Frankie Beverly & Maze, 8 p.m., $27.50 and up

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