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Submit Calendar notices to: Steve Daniel, 100 Koch Hall; sdaniel@odu.edu. The next Calendar will be dated Jan. 23 to Feb. 22; submissions are due Jan. 9.

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


Speakers
Thursday, Jan. 22
Harold Ford Jr., chairman of the Democratic Leadership Council and former congressman from Tennessee, the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture, 7:30 p.m., MGB auditorium. 683-3114

Friday, Jan. 23
Rich “Goose” Gossage, a recent inductee to Major League Baseball’s Hall of Fame, keynote speaker for the 32nd annual GTI Systems Inc. “Meet the Stars” Banquet, part of the Greenwich Kitchens/ODU Baseball Clinic, Sheraton Waterside Hotel, Norfolk, time TBA. 683-4444. $


Meetings
Tuesday, Jan. 20
Faculty Senate, 3 p.m., Ches./Ports. Room, Webb Ctr. 683-3427


Exhibitions
Saturday, Dec. 6
Opening reception for the Student Art League exhibition, featuring recent works by graduate and undergraduate students, 7-9 p.m., Gordon Galleries. Continues through Dec. 20. 683-2355

Saturday, Jan. 17
Opening reception for exhibition by Iranian sculptor Tannaz Farsi, 7 p.m., Gordon Galleries. Continues through March 8. 683-2355

Through Feb. 28, 2009
“School Desegregation in Norfolk, Virginia,” Perry Library, featuring materials from Special Collections relating to school desegregation from 1951 to 1993, and the “massive resistance” campaign. 683-4141

Through March 8, 2009
“Uncommon Power: The Eye of the Self-Taught Artist,” the second installation of the Baron and Ellin Gordon bequest to ODU, which looks at the aesthetics, materials and vision of the self-taught artist, Gordon Galleries. 683-2355

Through April 30, 2009
“Of Thee I Sing: Politics Through Song,” commemorating the 2008 presidential election year by canvassing campaign songs of former presidential candidates, Diehn Composers Room, 189 Diehn Ctr. 683-4187


Workshops
Tuesday, Jan. 6
Blackboard Content Marathon, “Managing the Course Content,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. (all day or part of the day), 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Wednesday, Jan. 7
Blackboard Collaboration Marathon, “Tools for Student Engagement,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. (all day or part of the day), 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Orientation to “Video Streaming and the Broadcast Classroom,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1-2 p.m., 201 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Thursday, Jan. 8
Blackboard Assessment Marathon, “Traditional and Alternate Methods,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. (all day or part of the day), 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

“Teaching in a Technology Classroom,” a lesson on using the specific technology in your assigned spring classroom for instruction, Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 11-11:30 a.m. or 4:30-5 p.m., 2099 Constant Hall or 2056 BAL. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Orientation to “Video Streaming and the Broadcast Classroom,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 4-5 p.m., 201 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172.

Friday, Jan. 9
“Personal Response Systems,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-3:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

“Teaching in a Technology Classroom,” a lesson on using the specific technology in your assigned spring classroom for instruction, Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 11-11:30 a.m. or 3-3:30 p.m., 2099 Constant Hall or 2056 BAL. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

“Orientation to Video Streaming and the Broadcast Classroom, Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 11 a.m. to noon., 201 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172.

Tuesday, Jan. 13
Blackboard Collaboration Marathon, “Tools for Student Engagement,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. (all day or part of the day), 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

“Teaching in a Technology Classroom,” a lesson on using the specific technology in your assigned spring classroom for instruction, 12:30-1:30 p.m., 2099 Constant Hall or 2056 BAL. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Wednesday, Jan. 14
Blackboard Assessment Marathon, “Traditional and Alternate Methods,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. (all day or part of the day), 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Thursday, Jan. 15
“Teaching in a Technology Classroom,” a lesson on using the specific technology in your assigned spring classroom for instruction, 12:30-1 p.m., 2099 Constant Hall or 2056 BAL. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172


Miscellaneous
Saturday, Dec. 13
Commencement, 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., Constant Ctr., with address by Gov. Tim Kaine to graduates from the colleges of Arts and Letters, Business and Public Administration and Health Sciences at the morning ceremony, and by Washington Post columnist Kathleen Parker to graduates of the colleges of Education, Engineering and Technology and Sciences at the afternoon ceremony. 683-5759.

Reading for children, 10 a.m., Univ. Village Bookstore. 683-0048

Tuesday, Dec. 16
Holiday party for faculty and staff, given by acting President John Broderick, 3:30-5 p.m., North Mall, Webb Ctr. 683-5759

Saturday, Dec. 20
Reading for children, 10 a.m., Univ. Village Bookstore. 683-0048

Thursday, Jan. 22
Spring Organizations Fair, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Webb Ctr. front lobby. 683-4336

Saturday, Jan. 24
“Town Hall Meeting: Disproportionate Minority Contact/Confinement in the Juvenile Justice System,” with keynote address by Shay Bilchik, former director of the Office for Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Program and current director of juvenile justice and system reform at Georgetown Univ., sponsored by ODU Institute for Community Justice and city of Norfolk, 9 a.m. to noon, BAL auditorium.


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

Friday, Dec. 12
Women’s basketball vs. St. Joseph’s, 7 p.m. $
Monday, Nov. 10
Women’s basketball vs. Shaw (exh.), 7 p.m. $

Sunday, Dec. 14
Men’s basketball vs. N.C. Central, 4 p.m. $

Thursday, Dec. 18
Women’s basketball vs. Tennessee, 7 p.m. $

Saturday, Dec. 20
Men’s basketball vs. Winthrop, 7 p.m. $

Sunday, Dec. 21
Women’s basketball vs. Maryland, 1 p.m. $

Monday, Dec. 22
Men’s basketball vs. Maryland, Eastern Shore, 7 p.m. $

Tuesday, Dec. 30
Men’s basketball vs. Winston-Salem State, 7 p.m. $

Monday, Jan. 5
Women’s basketball vs. VCU, 7 p.m. $

Wednesday, Jan. 7
Men’s basketball vs. JMU, 7 p.m. $

Tuesday, Jan. 13
Men’s basketball vs. Georgia State, 9 p.m. $

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

Sunday, Jan. 18
Women’s basketball vs. Georgia State, noon. $

Wednesday, Jan. 21
Men’s basketball vs. UNC-Wilmington, 7 p.m. $

Saturday, Jan. 24
Men’s basketball vs. Northeastern, TBA. $

Sunday, Jan. 25
Women’s basketball vs. JMU, 3 p.m. $


Coming soon to "The Ted"
Friday, Jan. 2
Lynyrd Skynyrd, 7:30 p.m., $36 to $56

Sat., Feb. 28 & Sun., March 1
Harlem Globetrotters, 7 p.m. Sat., 2 p.m. Sun., $20 to $94

Tickets may be purchased through COXTix.com, at the Constant Center Box Office or by phone at
888-3-COXTIX.