Featured Events

Upcoming Events
3 a.m.
International Sip & Chat occurs once each month in the Yuhas Room of the Rinker Center for International Programs. It provides American students, international students, faculty, and others a place to relax and chat while enjoying a nice hot cup of coffee or tea.
9 a.m.
John Van Cura is a National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Master Teacher and Professor Emeritus of Voice at Baylor University. He has sung over fifty opera and oratorio roles, including the major works of Bach and Haydn. His students have won many major vocal competitions and have gone on to lead careers as opera singers, recitalists, choral conductors, and voice teachers. Free and open to the public.
12 p.m.
This information session will allow you to explore whether a master's in history is a good fit for you and your overall career plan.
3:30 p.m.
Join us in the Asian Art gallery most Fridays at 3:30 pm for a soothing, end of the week meditation.
4 p.m.
Banner for Research in Progress SeminarThe third round of student presentations in the Spring 2018 Research in Progress Seminar Series continues this Friday at 4 p.m. in CL 278.
5 p.m.
would you like to know some words in a different language? Join us and learn some slang and fun phrases in Punjabi
6:30 p.m.
Back to the Moon for GoodUPDATED 1/26/2018: Narrated by Tim Allen, this show chronicles teams around the world who were competing for the largest incentivized prize in history, to land a robotic spacecraft on the Moon. Launches for this project were scheduled for early 2018, but with challenges ranging from technical and logistical issues to raising money and securing launch contracts, the prize will go unclaimed. However, the contest did spur private companies that are developing space robotics technology for future planetary missions. Come learn about the history of the competition and what great things it inspired.
7:30 p.m.
Valerie is a voice student of Yoko Shimazaki-Kilburn, instructor of music performance (voice). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Pericles: Price of TyreEnter Pirates! Set sail with Pericles, Prince of Tyre, on an action-packed, epic journey. In heroic fashion, Pericles woos a princess, fights a famine, weathers storms and a shipwreck, wins the hand of his wife, loses her at sea, and entrusts his only child to a king and queen. From a riddle to a heartrending reunion, Shakespeare’s tale charts one man’s sweeping voyage from a headstrong youth to a sage, world-weary man, with humor, pathos and passion.
8 a.m.
View of campus including Shafer TowerThe focus of this conference will be to provide a series of highly focused sessions aimed at increasing nurses and school personnel skills when addressing the healthcare needs of individuals with ASD.
10 a.m.
A vocalist performing on stageThe Annual Vocal Competition showcases some of the most talented singers in the School of Music, with both undergraduate and graduate divisions. Outside adjudicators come to campus to evaluate student singers who compete for cash prizes. Free and open to the public.
2:30 p.m.
Enjoy a docent-guided tour in the David Owsley Museum of Art galleries.
6:30 p.m.
Back to the Moon for GoodUPDATED 1/26/2018: Narrated by Tim Allen, this show chronicles teams around the world who were competing for the largest incentivized prize in history, to land a robotic spacecraft on the Moon. Launches for this project were scheduled for early 2018, but with challenges ranging from technical and logistical issues to raising money and securing launch contracts, the prize will go unclaimed. However, the contest did spur private companies that are developing space robotics technology for future planetary missions. Come learn about the history of the competition and what great things it inspired.
7:30 p.m.
Andrew is a voice student of Meryl Mantione, professor of music performance (voice). Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Pericles: Price of TyreEnter Pirates! Set sail with Pericles, Prince of Tyre, on an action-packed, epic journey. In heroic fashion, Pericles woos a princess, fights a famine, weathers storms and a shipwreck, wins the hand of his wife, loses her at sea, and entrusts his only child to a king and queen. From a riddle to a heartrending reunion, Shakespeare’s tale charts one man’s sweeping voyage from a headstrong youth to a sage, world-weary man, with humor, pathos and passion.
8 p.m.
Back to the Moon for GoodUPDATED 1/26/2018: Narrated by Tim Allen, this show chronicles teams around the world who were competing for the largest incentivized prize in history, to land a robotic spacecraft on the Moon. Launches for this project were scheduled for early 2018, but with challenges ranging from technical and logistical issues to raising money and securing launch contracts, the prize will go unclaimed. However, the contest did spur private companies that are developing space robotics technology for future planetary missions. Come learn about the history of the competition and what great things it inspired.
3 p.m.
Victoria is a clarinet student of Elizabeth Crawford, associate professor of music performance (clarinet). Free and open to the public.
12:30 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopHave you ever quoted from a novel in a research paper? Shared a video with a friend? Whether we know it or not, we are constantly taking advantage of “fair use,” a part of copyright law that lets all of us use other people’s creations in limited ways to support free speech and education. Help the Libraries celebrate Fair Use Week by stopping by our information table in the Bracken Library lobby! You can grab a poster, ask a copyright question, and learn more about how to take advantage of fair use in teaching, research, and everyday life.
4 p.m.
Caroline O’DonnellCaroline O’Donnell, presents Werewolf: Architecture of ChangeShe is the principal of the design practice CODA, and the winner of MoMA/PS1’s Young Architects’ Program in 2013 with the project Party Wall. O’Donnell is the editor of the Cornell Journal of Architecture and author of, Niche Tactics: Generative Relationships between Architecture and Site. CEUs are pending through AIA and LA CES. Location: AB 100.
7:30 p.m.
This concert has been canceled - we apologize for any inconvenience.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopJoin us to hear from a panel of faculty members about getting published as a graduate student. They will cover advice, guidance for turning seminar papers into conference papers, the process for getting an article published in a journal and much more. Librarians from Bracken Library will share resources to help you identify outlets for publication of your work. Library resources will include Ulrichsweb, subject area databases, and other useful sources. Be sure to bring your questions and join us.
4 p.m.
Are you ready to save campus? Join us in this interactive escape room-style challenge utilizing the principles of workplace problem solving. This session will help you develop and utilize critical thinking strategies as well as teamwork. Registration is required to attend, and space is limited.
5 p.m.
Are you concerned about potential employers looking for your Facebook profile or Instagram account? What does your social media presence say about you? Come to this session to learn how to manage this part of your professional self and make it work for you.