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January 2014 Calendar

   
1

University closed for New Year's Day.

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Spinning and Weaving: from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Woodland Home Front Porch, on the Sam Houston Memorial Museum grounds. For more information, contact Megan Buro, museum marketing coordinator, at 936.294.3839 or visit the museum on Facebook.

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Data Manipulation in Excel 2013: an IT training session for students, faculty and staff, from 2-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

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Introduction to Access—Tables: an IT training session for students, faculty and staff, from 1-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

*Women's Basketball vs. McNeese State: conference game begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

*Men's Basketball vs. McNeese State: conference game begins at 7:45 p.m. in the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

10

Introduction to Outlook 2013: an IT training session for faculty and staff, from 10 a.m. to noon in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

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Residence halls open for spring occupancy, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Woodworking Demonstration: from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Guerrant Cabin Porch, on the grounds of the Sam Houston Memorial Museum. For more information, contact Megan Buro, museum marketing coordinator, at 936.294.3839 or visit the museum on Facebook.

*Women's Basketball vs.Nicholls State: conference game begins at 1:30 p.m. in the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

*Men's Basketball vs. Nicholls State: conference game begins at 4 p.m. in the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

13-14

Registration for undergraduate and graduate students. Refer to the schedule of classes for details.

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Introduction to HTML: an IT training session for students, faculty and staff, from 10 a.m. to noon in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

14-2/14

"In His Own Words—The Life and Work of César Chávez:" a photography exhibit in the Katy & E. Don Walker Sr. Education Center Exhibit Gallery. The exhibit features 38 photographs paired with excerpts from Chávez's dynamic speeches, interviews, and authoritative writings, documenting the full course of Chávez's remarkable career and examining the life experiences and philosophical influences that drove him to dedicate himself fully to improving the lives of American farm workers. For more information, contact Megan Buro, Sam Houston Memorial Museum marketing coordinator, at 936.294.3839 or visit the museum on Facebook.

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Daytime and nighttime classes begin (for both on- and off-campus) for spring semester.

Late Registration for undergraduate and graduate students. Refer to the schedule of classes for details.

Pivot Tables, Pivot Charts and Macros in Excel 2013: an IT training session for students, faculty and staff, from 2-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

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Introduction to Access 2013—Queries: an IT training session for students, faculty and staff, from 2-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

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Introduction to Microsoft Project 2013: an IT training session for students, faculty and staff, from 1-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

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Kick Wheel Pottery-Making Demonstration: from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Raven's Pottery Shed, on the grounds of the Sam Houston Memorial Museum. For more information, contact Megan Buro, museum marketing coordinator, at 936.294.3839 or visit the museum on Facebook.

20

University closed for Martin Luther King Day.

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Introduction to Dreamweaver: an IT training session for students, faculty and staff, from 10 a.m. to noon in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

Introduction to Talent Management: an IT training session for faculty and staff, from 2-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

Nine-Ball Tournament: a free Kat Klub tournament, at 5 p.m. in the Kat Klub, on the first floor of the Lowman Student Center. For more information on any of the Kat Klub tournaments, contact Kat Klub operations coordinator Zach Madeley at 936.294.3766.

"'Freedom Riders'—Would You Get on the Bus?:" from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Huntsville ISD Administration Building Board Room. The "Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle" series event, hosted by assistant professor of history Wesley Phelps, will include a film screening, followed by an audience discussion of the film and the changing meanings of freedom and equality in America. The series is sponsored by the Newton Gresham Library. All "Created Equal" events are free. For more information, contact Erin Cassidy, NGL web services librarian, at 936.294.4567.

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Beto Chair Lecture: featuring Ronet Bachman, professor and former chair of the University of Delaware Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, from 9:30–11 a.m. in the Criminal Justice Center's Hazel B. Kerper Courtroom. Bachman will discuss her latest project examining the trajectories of drug-involved offenders 10 years after their release from prison. For more information, contact CJ publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

Learning to Lead Speakers Series: from 3:30-5 p.m. in the Mafrige Auditorium. A panel of successful university and community leaders will discuss the leadership skills valued in the workforce and the community and how to acquire them. For more information, contact Career Services at 936.294.1713.

Eight-Ball Tournament: a free Kat Klub tournament, at 5 p.m. in the Kat Klub, on the first floor of the Lowman Student Center. For more information on any of the Kat Klub tournaments, contact Kat Klub operations coordinator Zach Madeley at 936.294.3766.

No Limit Texas Hold 'Em Tournament: a free Kat Klub tournament, at 5 p.m. in the Kat Klub, on the first floor of the Lowman Student Center. For more information on any of the Kat Klub tournaments, contact Kat Klub operations coordinator Zach Madeley at 936.294.3766.

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Vendor Trunk Show: from 1-4 p.m. in the Lowman Student Center Ballroom. The show allows local vendors to display their products and meet their customers. Campus buyers are encouraged to bring anyone in his/her department who may have input into licensing and apparel purchasing decisions. Refreshments also will be available. For more information, contact Ashten Ackerman, special events coordinator for the SHSU Athletics Department, at 936.294.2364.

Introduction to Access 2013—Forms and Reports: an IT training session for students, faculty and staff, from 2-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

No Limit Texas Hold 'Em Tournament: a free Kat Klub tournament, at 5 p.m. in the Kat Klub, on the first floor of the Lowman Student Center. For more information on any of the Kat Klub tournaments, contact Kat Klub operations coordinator Zach Madeley at 936.294.3766.

Faculty Horn Recital: at 7:30 p.m. in the Gaertner Performing Arts Center Recital Hall. Admission is free. For more information, call the School of Music at 936.294.1360.

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Introduction to Mail Merge in Word 2013: an IT training session for faculty and staff, from 11 a.m. to noon in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

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Blacksmithing Demonstration: from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Joshua's Forge, on the grounds of the Sam Houston Memorial Museum. For more information, contact Megan Buro, museum marketing coordinator, at 936.294.3839 or visit the museum on Facebook.

27-2/13

54rd Annual Faculty Exhibit: an art exhibit, featuring the works of current SHSU art faculty members, in the Gaddis Geeslin Gallery. Artists include Martin Amorous, Ron Hollingshead, Patric Lawler, Edward Morin, Valerie Powell and Thomas Seifert. A reception will be held on Jan. 30, from 6-7 p.m. in the 3G, located in Art Building F Room 101. For more information, contact Annie Strader, assistant professor of studio art and 3G committee chair, at 936.294.1322.

27-3/7

Study Skills Workshop Series One: a series of six, one-hour study skills sessions designed to teach students about preparation; avoiding procrastination; time management; reading textbooks and note taking; test-taking strategies; and stress management. Multiple sessions will be held daily in the Student Advising and Mentoring Center, located in College of Humanities and Social Science Building Room 170. For more information, or to register, call the Student Advising and Mentoring Center at 936.294.4444.

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Nine-Ball Tournament: a free Kat Klub tournament, at 5 p.m. in the Kat Klub, on the first floor of the Lowman Student Center. For more information on any of the Kat Klub tournaments, contact Kat Klub operations coordinator Zach Madeley at 936.294.3766.

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Introduction to Photoshop: an IT training session for faculty and staff, from 10 a.m. to noon in Allen House Room 107. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

SHAEYC Service Informational Meeting: for students interesting in volunteer tutoring in Huntsville, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Garrett Teacher Education Center Room 153. For more information, contact Sam Houston Association for the Education of Young Children adviser Miki Henderson, assistant professor of early childhood education, at 936.294.4638.

Tips & Shortcuts in Excel 2013: an IT training session for students, faculty and staff, from 2-4 p.m. in Thomason Building Room 329. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

No Limit Texas Hold 'Em Tournament: a free Kat Klub tournament, at 5 p.m. in the Kat Klub, on the first floor of the Lowman Student Center. For more information on any of the Kat Klub tournaments, contact Kat Klub operations coordinator Zach Madeley at 936.294.3766.

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No Limit Texas Hold 'Em Tournament: a free Kat Klub tournament, at 5 p.m. in the Kat Klub, on the first floor of the Lowman Student Center. For more information on any of the Kat Klub tournaments, contact Kat Klub operations coordinator Zach Madeley at 936.294.3766.

*Women's Basketball vs. Texas A&M—Corpus Christi: conference game begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

54rd Annual Faculty Exhibit Reception: for the art exhibit featuring the works of current SHSU art faculty members, from 6-7 p.m. in the Gaddis Geeslin Gallery, located in Art Building F Room 101. For more information, contact Annie Strader, assistant professor of studio art and 3G committee chair, at 936.294.1322.

Rocco Parisl Guest Artist Clarinet Recital: at 7:30 p.m. in the Gaertner Performing Arts Center Recital Hall. Ticketsare $15 for general admission, $12 for senior citizens and $5 for SHSU students. For more information, call the School of Music at 936.294.1360.

*Men's Basketball vs. Texas A&M—Corpus Christi: conference game begins at 7:45 p.m. in the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

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Twelfth class day.

Last day to drop without a "Q" and receive 100 percent refund.

Deadline for degree applications, to be filed in Registrar's Office, by students graduating May 2014.

*Women's Tennis vs. University of Texas—Pan American: at 1 p.m. at the McAdams Tennis Center. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

"Winter Tales:" a planetarium series program, at 7 p.m. in Farrington Building Room 102. For more information, contact Michael Prokosch, physics department staff laboratory assistant, at 936.294.3664 or visit the Planetarium WikiPage.

Opera Workshop Performance: at 7:30 p.m. in the Gaertner Performing Arts Center Dance Theater. Tickets are $15 for general admission, $12 for senior citizens and $5 for SHSU students. For more information, call the School of Music at 936.294.1360.

   
*Only "home game" athletic events are listed here. For a complete Bearkat schedule visit the SHSU Athletics Web site.

 

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