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Submit Calendar notices to: Steve Daniel, 100 Koch Hall; sdaniel@odu.edu. The next Calendar will be dated Feb. 20 to March 15; submissions are due Feb. 6.

Speakers
Meetings
Workshops
Performances
Exhibitions
Miscellaneous
Sports
Deadlines
Coming soon to "The Ted"


Speakers
Friday, Jan. 23
Rich “Goose” Gossage, 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. $

Thursday, Jan. 29
R. Bruce Bradley (M.B.A. ’78), retired president of Landmark Publishing Group, for the Landmark Executive-in-Residence series, 12:30 p.m., 1005 Constant Hall. 683-3520


Meetings
Tuesday, Feb. 17
Faculty Senate, 3 p.m., Ches./Ports. Room, Webb Ctr. 683-3427


Workshops
Wednesday, Jan. 28
“Using Adobe Connect for Course Collaboration,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Thursday, Jan. 29
“Organization Leader Training (noncredit Blackboard),” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Tuesday, Feb. 3
“Blackboard Relay 1: Getting Started,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Wednesday, Feb. 4
“Respondus and LockDown Browser,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Thursday, Feb. 5
“Managing VideoStreaming,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Wednesday, Feb. 11
“StudyMate Workshop,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Thursday, Feb. 12
“Adding Audio to Your Course,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Tuesday, Feb. 17
“Blackboard Relay 2: Gradebook and Assignments,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Wednesday, Feb. 18
“ODUEdit Workshop,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172

Thursday, Feb. 19
“Adding Video to your Course,” Ctr. for Learning Technologies, 1:30-4:30 p.m., 411 Gornto. Registration: http://clt.odu.edu/facdev. 683-3172


Performances
Sunday, Jan. 25
“E.A. Poe ‘Poe-Pourri,’” featuring a talk on Poe in Virginia, an illustrated discourse on Poe in the movies, and a reading of the best Poe imitation poem or story by an ODU student, sponsored by the English dept. and the Alumni Assn., 3-5 p.m., Va. Beach Ctr. jhrichar@odu.edu

Sunday, Feb. 1
Faculty recital, featuring Lucy Manning, violin; Leslie Frittelli, cello; and Harold Protsman, piano; 7:30 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Ctr. 683-4061

Monday, Feb. 2
Kevin Bobo, marimba virtuoso and composer, with the Norfolk Chamber Consort, directed by Andrey Kasparov, for the Diehn Concert Series, 8 p.m., Chandler Recital Hall, Diehn Ctr. 683-5305. $

Thurs., Fri., Sat., Feb. 19-21
“Hansel & Gretel, the Opera,” written by German composer Engelbert Humperdinck and presented by ODU’s theatre, dance and music programs, 8 p.m., Univ. Theatre (also Feb. 26-28). 683-5305. $


Exhibitions
Through Feb. 28
“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
“Uncommon Power: The Eye of the Self-Taught Artist,” the second installation of the Baron and Ellin Gordon bequest to ODU, Gordon Galleries. 683-2355

Through April 30
“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


Miscellaneous
Saturday, Jan. 24
“Town Hall Meeting: Disproportionate Minority Contact/Confinement in the Juvenile Justice System,” with keynote address by Shay Bilchik, 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.

Wednesday, Jan. 28
Book signing by faculty author Sheri Reynolds, “The Sweet In-Between,” noon, Univ. Village Bookstore. 683-3407

Univ. Women’s Caucus awards luncheon, noon to 1:30 p.m., H/NN Room, Webb Ctr. sdoviak@odu.edu. $

Thursday, Jan. 29
Book signing by faculty author James Sweeney, “Race, Reason and Massive Resistance,” 7 p.m., Va. Beach Ctr. 368-4100

Tuesday, Feb. 3
Study Abroad Fair, featuring information about scholarships and courses, and drawings for $2,500 in study abroad grants, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., North Mall, Webb Ctr. studyabroad@odu.edu

Book signing by Ingrid Newkirk, president and co-founder of PETA, “One Can Make a Difference,” noon, Univ. Village Bookstore. 683-3407

Thursday, Feb. 5
Book signing by faculty author Joyce Hoffmann, “On Their Own: Women Journalists and the American Experience in Vietnam,” noon, Univ. Village Bookstore. 683-3407

Tuesday, Feb. 10
Book signing by faculty author Mike Pearson, “Innocents Abroad Too,” noon, Univ. Village Bookstore.
683-3407

Thursday, Feb. 12
Fourth annual candlelight vigil in memory of Nixzmary Brown and all children suffering from abuse, sponsored by In Support of Children - ODU, 6-6:30 p.m., North Mall, Webb Ctr. 683-3800


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

Saturday, Jan. 24
Men’s basketball vs. Northeastern, 7 p.m. $

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

Saturday, Jan. 31
Men’s basketball vs. George Mason, 7 p.m. $

Tuesday, Feb. 3
Men’s basketball vs. Towson, 7 p.m. $

Thursday, Feb. 5
Women’s basketball vs. Northeastern, 7 p.m. $

Sunday, Feb. 8
Women’s basketball vs.UNC-Wilmington, 2 p.m. $

Saturday, Feb. 14
Men’s basketball vs. VCU, 2 p.m. $

Sunday, Feb. 15
Women’s basketball vs. Delaware, 2 p.m. $

Saturday, Feb. 21
Men’s basketball, BracketBuster Game, TBA. $


Deadlines
Monday, Feb. 16
Nominations due for Provost’s Award for Leadership in International Education (nominations must be submitted to the dean of the college with the endorsement of the nominee’s department/school chair). FMI, 683-3259


Coming soon to "THE TED"
Saturday, March 14
Robin Williams, 8 p.m., $66 to $87

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

Tues., March 31 & Wed., April 1
Thomas & Friends Live: On Stage: A Circus Comes to Town, 6:30 p.m. Tues., 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Wed., $12 to $37

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