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Submit Calendar notices to: Steve Daniel, 100 Koch Hall; sdaniel@odu.edu. The next Calendar will be dated Feb. 15 to March 16; submissions are due Feb. 1.

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


Speakers
Tuesday, Jan. 22
Nikky Finney, poet and professor at the Univ. of Kentucky, the Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture, 7:30 p.m., H/NN Room, Webb Ctr. 683-3114

Wednesday, Jan. 23
Mark Zandi, chief economist and co-founder of MoodysEconomy.com, for the Annual Economic Outlook Conference, noon, Norfolk Marriott Waterside (free presentation on the regional economic forecast by ODU faculty members Vinod Agarwal, Mohammad Najand and Gil Yochum begins at 10:30 a.m.). 683-4058. $


Meetings
Tuesday, Jan. 22
Faculty Senate, 3 p.m., Ports./Ches. Room, Webb Ctr. (For results of previous meetings, visit www.odu.edu/ao/facultysenate.) 683-3427

Wednesday, Feb. 13
Assn. of Univ. Administrators, featuring talk on “Understanding Generations in the Workplace” by Gwen Lee-Thomas, assistant professor, educational leadership and counseling, noon, River Rooms, Webb Ctr. 683-6548


Exhibitions
Saturday, Jan. 26
Open reception for exhibition of works by Greta Pratt, assistant professor of photography, 7 p.m., Gordon Galleries. Exhibition continues through Feb. 24. 683-6271

Through Thursday, Jan. 31
“The Art of the Piano,” 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, Diehn Composers Room, 189 Diehn Ctr. 683-4131

Through Summer 2008
“Collective Wisdom,” featuring a portion of the Baron and Ellin Gordon self-taught American folk art collection, Gordon Galleries. 683-6271


Films
Wed., Fri., Sat., Jan. 23, 25, 26
“Tyler Perry’s: Why Did I Get Married?” sponsored by Student Activities Council, 8 p.m., MGB auditorium. 683-4818

Wed., Fri., Sat., Jan. 30, Feb. 1, 2
“Dan in Real Life,” sponsored by Student Activities Council, 8 p.m., MGB auditorium. 683-4818


Workshops
Friday, Jan. 18
“Using ODUEdit,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-3:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Tuesday, Jan. 22
Blackboard Assessment Marathon, “Traditional and Alternate Methods,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (all or part of the day), Gornto 411. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Wednesday, Jan. 23
Blackboard Content Marathon, “Managing the Course Content,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (all or part of the day), Gornto 411. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Thursday, Jan. 24
Blackboard Collaboration Marathon, “Tools for Student Engagement,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (all or part of the day), Gornto 411. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Wednesday, Jan. 30
“Using Adobe Connect for Course Collaboration,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-3:30 p.m,. Gornto 411. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Tuesday, Feb. 5
Blackboard Relay 1, “Getting Started,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Gornto 411. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Thursday, Feb. 7
“Blackboard Content System,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Gornto 411. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Wednesday, Feb. 13
“EndNote,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Gornto 411. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Friday, Feb. 15
“Podcasting with ODU on iTunes U,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Gornto 411. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172


Performances
Friday, Jan. 25
“Carl Sandburg and Segovia’s Guitar,” a cultural matinee sponsored by foreign languages and literatures, featuring John Akers performing Sandburg’s best-loved guitar music, 3 p.m., BAL auditorium. 683-3973

Friday & Saturday, Feb. 15 & 16
Opening of Univ. Theatre production of “Rashomon,” by Fay and Michael Kanin, a drama set in 12th-century Japan, complete with Samurai action, that examines the nature of truth, 8 p.m., Univ. Theatre. Also at 8 p.m. Feb. 16, 21, 22 and 23, and 2:30 p.m. Feb. 16 and 23. 683-5305. $


Miscellaneous
Monday, Jan. 21
University closed for Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

Monday, Feb. 4
Panel discussion, “Adlai Stevenson,” including Alvin Liebling, editor of the new book “Adlai Stevenson’s Lasting Legacy,” and President Roseann Runte, 7 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall. 683-3114

Friday, Jan. 25
Greenwich Kitchens/ODU Baseball Clinic “Meet the Stars Banquet,” featuring talk by former Cincinnati Red and Hall of Famer Joe Morgan, 6:30 p.m., Sheraton Norfolk Waterside (clinic is 9 a.m. Jan. 26 at Constant Center). 683-5484. $


Sports
For tickets call 683-4444 or visit www.odusports.com.

Thursday, Jan. 17
Women’s basketball vs. VCU, 7 p.m. $

Saturday, Jan. 19
Men’s basketball vs. VCU, 4 p.m. $

Wednesday, Jan. 30
Men’s basketball vs. UNC-Wilmington, 7 p.m. $

Thursday, Jan. 31
Women’s basketball vs. Georgia State, 7 p.m. $

Saturday, Feb. 2
Men’s basketball vs. Georgia State, 7 p.m. $

Sunday, Feb. 3
Women’s basketball vs. UNC-Wilmington, 2 p.m. $

Saturday, Feb. 9
Men’s basketball vs. George Mason, 4 p.m. $

Sunday, Feb. 10
Women’s basketball vs. William & Mary, 2 p.m. $

Thursday, Feb. 14
Women’s basketball vs. Northeastern, noon. $

Men’s basketball vs. Drexel, 7 p.m. $


Deadlines
Monday, Feb. 4
Proposals due in Human Resources Dept. for Staff Dream Fund Award. 683-4564

Friday, Feb. 8
Nomination due in Office of Research for Faculty Research Achievement Award. 683-3460


Coming soon to "THE TED"
Friday, Feb. 1
AVP Hot Winter Nights Tour (beach volleyball), 7:30 p.m., $20 to $67

Sunday, Feb. 17
Winter Jam, featuring MercyMe, Skillet, BarlowGirl, NewSong and Mandisa, 6 p.m., $10 at the door

Fri., Feb. 29 and Sat., March 1
Harlem Globetrotters, 7 p.m. Feb. 29 and 1 p.m. March 1, $19.50 to $93.50

Sunday, March 2
Blue Man Group, 7:30 p.m., $52 to $77

For tickets, visit the Constant Center box office or call 888-411-4TED.