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Submit Calendar notices to: Steve Daniel, 100 Koch Hall; sdaniel@odu.edu. The next Calendar will be dated April 8 to May 15. The deadline for submissions is noon Thursday, March 31.

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


Speakers
Wednesday, March 16
Sir Harry Kroto, winner of a Nobel Prize in chemistry and a professor at Florida State Univ., “2010: NanoSpace
Odyssey,” 10 a.m., Constant Center. 683-3741

Sydney Finkelstein, Steven Roth Professor of Management, Dartmouth College, for Economics Club of Hampton Roads, noon, Sheraton Waterside, Norfolk. 683-4058. $

Friday, March 18
Denise Duhamel, writer in residence, “Collaborative Poetry,” noon, Burgess Room, BAL. 683-3929

Sunday, March 20
David Metzger, professor of English and coordinator of Jewish studies, “The Golem and the Postmodern Literary Imagination,” for Friends of the Library 10th Anniversary Lecture Series, 2 p.m., 151 Perry Library.
683-4141

Tuesday, March 22
Bruce Perry, senior fellow, Child Trauma Academy, “The Impact of Childhood Trauma and Neglect on Brain Development: Implications for Children, Adolescents and Adults,” for In Support of Children lecture series,
7:15 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-3800

Tuesday, March 29
Jorge Flores, visiting professor, Brown Univ., “The Portuguese Colonial Enterprise During the Early Modern
Period,” 7:30 p.m., Burgess Room, BAL. 683-3949

Thursday, March 31
Louise Leakey, paleoanthropologist, “Origins and Evolution: In Search of How We Became Human,” for President’s Lecture Series, 7:30 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-3114

Wednesday, April 6
Horst L. Stormer, professor of physics, Columbia University, and co-winner of a Nobel Prize in physics, keynote address for Portal to New Worlds: 2nd Annual Research Exposition, 5 p.m., Big Blue Room, Constant Center.
683-3460


Conferences
Friday & Saturday, April 8-9
“Leveraging Resources in International Education,” sponsored by Va. Tidewater Consortium, Norfolk Waterside Marriott. 683-3183. $


Meetings
Thursday, March 17
Institutional Review Board, 12:30 p.m., 2114 Hughes Hall. 683-3686

Tuesday, March 22
Faculty Senate, 3 p.m., Ports./Ches. Room, Webb Center. 683-3427

Wednesday, March 23
Association of University Administrators, location TBA. 683-5201

Monday, April 4
Board of Visitors to meet in Webb Center: 8:20-9:30 a.m., Institutional Advancement Comm., Board Room, and Student Advancement Comm., Rectors Room; 9:45-10:30 a.m., joint session of Academic and Research Advancement and Administration and Finance committees for presentation on tuition and fees, Board Room; 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Academic and Research Advancement Comm., Rectors Room, and Administration and Finance Comm., Board Room; 1:30-3:30 p.m., full board, Board Room. 683-3072


Films
Wednesday, March 16
“Animal House,” sponsored by Student Activities Council, 8 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-4818

Friday, March 18
“Old School,” sponsored by Student Activities Council, 8 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-4818

Saturday, March 19
“Van Wilder,” sponsored by Student Activities Council, 8 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-4818

Wed., Fri., Sat., March 23, 25, 26
“Ocean’s 12,” sponsored by Student Activities Council, 8 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-4818

March 30 and April 2 & 3
“Blade Trinity,” sponsored by Student Activities Council, 8 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-4818

Monday, March 14
“The Magdalene Sisters,” for The Human Experience film series, with remarks by Konrad Winters, director of film studies, communication and theatre arts dept., 8 p.m., 104 BAL. 683-4406

Monday, March 28
“Normal,” for The Human Experience film series, with remarks by Tammy Hatfield, professional counselor with Counseling Services, 8 p.m., 104 BAL. 683-4406


Performances
Fri. - Sun., March 18-20
“BINGO,” a Playtime Theatre production 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. $

Monday, March 21
Nelita True, pianist, for Diehn Concert Series, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-5305. $

Monday, March 28
Johannes String Quartet, for Diehn Concert Series, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-5305. $

Thursday, April 7
Ronald Francois, violinist from Colorado State Univ., 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-4061

Monday & Tuesday, April 11-12
Creo, ODU’s new-music ensemble, multimedia performance with painter Alexander Anufriev and composer Petros Ovsepyan, for Diehn Concert Series, 8 p.m., Univ. Gallery, 350 W. 21st. St., Norfolk. 683-5305. $


Miscellaneous
Saturday, March 12
ODU hosts 54th annual Tidewater Science Fair for area middle school and high school students.

Friday, March 18
“The Role of Faculty in Study Abroad,” panel presentation sponsored by Va. Tidewater Consortium, 12:30-4 p.m., WHRO, 5200 Hampton Blvd., Norfolk. 683-3183

Saturday, March 19
“Forms, Funky and Other,” informal panel discussion on generating new poems, featuring Denise Duhamel, writer in residence, and English dept. faculty Tim Seibles and Luisa Igloria, 10-11:30 a.m., 100 Ocean. and Physics Bldg. 683-3929

Classical Period Piano Competition, 2-4 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-4061

Sunday, March 20
Master class by pianist Nelita True, 2-4 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. 683-4061

Tuesday, March 22
Multicampus videoconference, “NATO Enlargement: The View from Eastern Europe,” originating at ODU and featuring two representatives from the NATO command in Norfolk, 3:45 p.m., 117 Gornto. 683-5195

Poetry reading by Denise Duhamel, writer in residence, and Joseph Harrison, poet and president of The Touch-stone Foundation, 7 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Center. A reception will precede the reading from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in Diehn Composers Room. 683-3929

Thursday, March 24
“U.S.-Iraq Forum 2005,” panel discussion sponsored by political science and geography dept., featuring faculty Kurt Gaubatz, David Earnest, Maria Fornella and Glen Sussman, 12:15 p.m., 102 MGB. 683-3841

Sunday - Friday, April 3-8
8th Annual Film and Video Festival (see Page 4 for details). 683-3981

Wednesday, April 6
Portal to New Worlds: 2nd Annual Research Exposition, noon, Constant Center. 683-3460


Exhibits
Through Sunday, April 3
“Tightrope,” exhibit of mixed media pieces by local artist Ragan Reaves Freeman, Univ. Gallery, 350 W. 21st. St., Norfolk. 683-2355

Through Friday, April 29
“Contemporary Music Research Collection: Spotlight on Andrey Kasparov,” March 1 to April 5, Diehn Composers Room; April 6-29, Diehn Center foyer. 683-4061


Sports
(For ticket information call 683-5484. Home baseball games played at the Bud Metheny Baseball Complex.)

Friday & Saturday, March 11-12
Final days of the CAA women’s basketball tournament, GMU’s Patriot Center. 683-5484. $

Saturday, March 12
Baseball team vs. Fordham, 2:30 p.m. $

Sunday, March 13
Baseball team vs. Fordham, 1 p.m. $

Tuesday, March 15
Baseball team vs. Liberty, 3 p.m. $

Wednesday, March 16
Baseball team vs. Richmond, 3 p.m. $

Friday, March 18
Baseball team vs. Princeton, 3 p.m. $

Saturday, March 19
Baseball team vs. Princeton, 1 p.m. $

Sunday, March 20
Baseball team vs. Princeton, 1 p.m. $

Tuesday, March 22
Baseball team vs. Clemson, 7 p.m. $

Wednesday, March 23
Baseball team vs. Clemson, 7 p.m. $

Friday, March 25
Baseball team vs. George Mason, 7 p.m. $

Saturday, March 26
Baseball team vs. George Mason, 5 p.m. $

Sunday, March 27
Baseball team vs. George Mason, 2 p.m. $

Tuesday, March 29
Baseball team vs. Longwood, 7 p.m. $

Tuesday, April 5
Baseball team vs. Norfolk Tides at Harbor Park, 7:15 p.m. $

Friday, April 8
Baseball team vs. James Madison, 7 p.m. $

Saturday, April 9
Baseball team vs. James Madison, 5 p.m. $

Sunday, April 10
Baseball team vs. James Madison, 2 p.m. $


Deadlines
Friday, April 8
Reservations due for the 11th Annual Friends of the Library Author Dinner on April 12. 683-4141. $


Coming soon to the Ted Constant Center
Friday, March 18
Nelly with special guests Fat Joe and T.I., 8 p.m., $49.50 and $39.50; $5 discount for ODU students.

Monday, March 28
Maroon 5 with special guest The Donnas, 7:30 p.m., $31.50 and $36.50.

Friday, April 22
Green Day with special guest My Chemical Romance, 8 p.m., CHECK TICKET PRICES

Wednesday, May 11
Sara McLachlan, 7:30 p.m., $36.50, $46.50 and $66.50.

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.