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Personal Excellence Events-Spring 2015

All events listed are FREE with a WKU student ID.

PHASE I: January 21st-February 28th

January

Organization           

Event

Date

Time

Location

Hardin Planetarium

When the Universe was Young

Friday, January 23rd-Sunday, February 15th

Tuesdays & Thursdays at 7pm, Sundays @ 2pm

Hardin Planetarium

International Year of Ecuador

Discovering Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands: Photo Display

Monday, January 26th—Saturday, March 21st

All day

MMTH Atrium

School of Journalism and Broadcasting

Political Cartoonist, "Zunar"

Monday, January 26th-Friday, February 6th

Sun. 3-9pm; Mon.-Wed. 9am-9pm; Thurs. 9am-5pm

MMTH Gallery

February

Organization

Event

Date

Time

Location

School of Journalism and Broadcasting

Political Cartoonist, "Zunar"

Monday, January 26th-Friday, February 6th

Sun. 3-9pm; Mon.-Wed. 9am-9pm; Thurs. 9am-5pm

MMTH Gallery

Hardin Planetarium

When the Universe was Young

Sunday, February 1st-Sunday, February 15th                               

Tuesdays & Thursdays at 7pm, Sundays @ 2pm      

Hardin Planetarium

International Year of Ecuador

Discovering Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands: Photo

Display                          

Sunday, February 1st—Saturday, March 21st                         

All day

MMTH Atrium

International Year of Ecuador

Get Smart about Ecuador: Fun and Facts

Monday, February 2nd

10am-2pm

DSU 1st Floor Lobby

Intercultural Club & Communication Dept.

World Conversations on Race

Monday, February 2nd

5-7:30pm

FAC 166

Greek Affairs

Greek 101

Monday, February 2nd

6:30pm

DSU 3025

Housing & Residence Life

Black History Month Film Series: The One Drop Rule

Monday, February 2nd

7pm

McLean Hall

International Year of Ecuador

Musical Traditions of Ecuador

Tuesday, February 3rd

5pm

MMTH Auditorium

Health Education and Promotion

Nutrition Chat Series

Tuesday, February 3rd

5-6pm

Health Services Lobby

Study Abroad and Global Learning

2015 Study Abroad Fair

Wednesday, February 4th

10am-1pm

DSU 2nd Floor

Cultural Enhancement Series

Dr. Melissa Harris-Perry

Thursday, February 5th

7:30-10:30pm

Van Meter Auditorium

Kentucky Museum

Art in Motion: Guayasamin’s Ecuador Unframed

Saturday, February 7th-Saturday, February 28th

10am-3pm

Kentucky Museum

Greek Affairs

Greek 101

Sunday, February 8th

6pm

DSU 3020

Housing & Residence Life

Black History Month Film Series: The New Black

Tuesday, February 10th

7pm

Rodes Harlin Hall

Cultural Enhancement Series

Mummenshanz

Tuesday, February 10th

7:30-10pm

Van Meter Auditorium

Downing Student Union

Grocery Bingo

Thursday, February 12th

6-9:30pm

DSU 1037

Kentucky Live!

“Every Leaf a Mirror: A Jim Wayne Miller Reader"

Thursday, February 12th

7-9pm

Western Room Kentucky Museum

African American Studies Program

African Americans and Christianity: From Slavery to America

Monday, February 16th

5:30pm

MMTH Auditorium

Housing & Residence Life

Black History Month Film Series: Tuila, Texas

Monday, February 16th

7pm

Hugh Poland Hall

Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

Step Up Documentary Premiere and Discussion with Film Director, Producer, and Street Outreach Worker

Monday, February 16th

6-8pm

DSU Auditorium

Health Education and Promotion

Nutrition Chat Series

Tuesday, February 17th

5-6pm

Health Services Lobby

Library Special Collections

Kinky, Curly, or Straight: Perspective on Black Hair          

Tuesday, February 17th

7pm

Kentucky Building

ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships

Student Opportunities Fair

Wednesday, February 18th

11am-1pm

DSU 1st Floor

African American Studies

Am I Safe on the Streets? A Conversation with Public Safety Officers on How to Stay Calm, Be Safe, and Protect Your Rights                         

Wednesday, February 18th

4:30-6pm

WKU South Campus

ICSR

Lecture & Discussion with Ayesha Hardison, author of Writing through Jane Crow: Race and Gender Politics in African American Literature

Thursday, February 19th

4-6pm

DSU 3025

PCAL

Potter College of Arts and Letters: Career Linkages Conference (register online)

Friday, February 20th

10:30am-3:30pm DSU 3rd Floor

WKU Libraries

Faraway Flix Series: Une hirondelle fait le printemps (France)

Friday, February 20th

6:30pm

Faculty House

Institute for Citizenship and Social Responsibility

Christian and LGBTQ Communities: Can We Talk?  Tuesday, February 17th  4-5pm  DSU 2123 

ALIVE Center

On Top on Tuesday: The School, Work, Life Balancing Act

Tuesday, February 24th

6:30-7:30pm

DSU 2001

Dept. of Communication

The Nones and Drones in American Religion: A Rhetorical Inquiry, presented by Dr. Carl Kell and Dr. Gary Hughes

Tuesday, February 24th

7pm

GRH Auditorium

Housing & Residence Life

Black History Month: Many Steps

Tuesday, February 24th

7pm

Zacharias Hall

English Dept.

Creative Writing Reading Series: Gerry LaFemina

Tuesday, February 24th

7pm

CH 125

Counseling and Testing Center

The Invisible War Documentary Screening and Discussion with Trina McDonald

Tuesday, February 24th

7:30pm

DSU Auditorium

Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

A Conversation about Race, Privilege, and Degree Completion for Racially Diverse Students (register online)

Wednesday, February 25th

8am-2:30pm

DSU 3005, 3006, & 3007

Dept. of Political Science

Washington Center for Internships: General Sessions  Wednesday, February 25th  1pm & 4pm  GH 337 

African American Studies

Love in a Time of Horror: Spiritual Healing in the Aftermath of Anti-Black Murder

Thursday, February 26th

7pm

DSU Auditorium

Student Activities

The WKU Leadership Conference

Saturday, February 28th

8am-6:30pm

DSU 1037

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