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September 2012 Calendar

   
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"Running for Office: Candidates, Campaigns, & the Cartoons of Clifford Berryman:" in the Katy & E. Don Walker, Sr., Education Center Exhibition Gallery. "Running for Office" includes 44 facsimile prints of pen and ink drawings that highlight timeless aspects of the American campaign and election process. Although faces and personalities change, Berryman's cartoons illustrate how the political process in our democracy has remained remarkably consistent. The cartoons provide relevant commentary and fascinating insight into the campaigns and elections of today. The exhibition is organized by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. For more information, contact Megan Buro, Sam Houston Memorial Museum marketing coordinator, at 936.294.3839.

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"Beneath the Surface:" an art exhibit, featuring the works of Kristy Peet, Britt Ragsdale and Emily Peacock, in the Gaddis Geeslin Gallery. A reception will be held on Sept. 6, from 6-7 p.m. For more information, contact exhibit curator Becky Finley, associate professor of art, at 936.294.3418.

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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.

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University closed for Labor Day.

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Reducing Refund Regrets: a Student Money Management Center fall 2012 workshop, from 3:30-4:20 p.m. in Lowman Student Center Room 315. Students can learn how to make their financial aid refund last to the end of the semester by creating a spending plan and learning budgeting techniques that will stretch your refund. For more information, contact the SMMC at 936.294.2600 or smmc@shsu.edu.

Lambda Alpha Epsilon Informational Meeting: at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. in CJava Café, in the Criminal Justice Center. During the meeting, students can find out about the largest criminal justice student organization at SHSU. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

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Crime Victim Service Alliance Meeting: at 5 p.m. in Lowman Student Center Room 308. The informational meeting will introduce students to the organization, which is interested in preserving and enhancing victims’ rights through guest speakers, site visits, fundraising and awareness. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

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Last day to register and process schedule changes.

Study Abroad Information Session: 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Lowman Student Center Room 302. The session will cover basic options for studying abroad through SHSU, what countries/subjects are available, and how to finance trips. For more information, contact Jesse Starkey, study abroad coordinator for the Office of International Programs, at 936.294.3276.

Lambda Alpha Epsilon Informational Meeting: at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. in CJava Café, in the Criminal Justice Center. During the meeting, students can find out about the largest criminal justice student organization at SHSU. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

Student Government Association Kat Chat: from 5-7 p.m. in the Gaertner Performing Arts Center Recital Hall. Students can interact with various university officials and hear what is going on in the heart of SHSU. University President Dana Gibson will give a small presentation and accept questions. A small meet-and-greet reception will also be held before the event in the GPAC Atrium, where refreshments will be served. For more information, contact SGA president Shane Rankin at 936.294.1938.

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Blood Spatter Class: a Southeast Texas Applied Forensic Science Facility-hosted training for high school forensic teachers on blood spatter evidence. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

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University General Faculty & Staff Meeting: a "state-of-the-university" address by President Dana Gibson, from 2-4 p.m. in the James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center Concert Hall. For more information, call the Office of the President at 936.294.1013.

"Beneath the Surface" Artist Talk and Reception: for the art exhibit featuring the works of Kristy Peet, Britt Ragsdale and Emily Peacock, in the Gaddis Geeslin Gallery. A talk featuring Peacock and Peet will begin at 5 p.m. in the Art Auditorium, followed by a reception from 6-7 p.m. in the Gaddis Geeslin Gallery. For more information, contact exhibit curator Becky Finley, associate professor of art, at 936.294.3418.

Lambda Alpha Epsilon Informational Meeting: at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. in CJava Café, in the Criminal Justice Center. During the meeting, students can find out about the largest criminal justice student organization at SHSU. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

Transfer Student Meet and Greet: from 5-7 p.m. in College of Humanities and Social Sciences Building Room 170. The Student Advising and Mentoring Center is allowing transfer students to meet and get to know one another as part of a series of seminars designed to help them transition at SHSU. For more information, contact Bernice Strauss, SAM Center director for academic support programs, at 936.294.4455.

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Introduction to PowerPoint 2010: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 2-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

English Friday Faculty Forum: featuring Tracy Bilsing, associate professor of English, from 3-4 p.m. in Evans Complex Room 212. Bilsing will present her work on "Mais vous savez, c’est un peu degoutant ça: Katherine Mansfield, Food, and the Indiscretions of the Great War" during the forum, which is designed to highlight research by graduate faculty and fellow graduate students. For more information, contact Paul Child, professor of English, at 936.294.1412.

Study Abroad Exchange Program Information Session: 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Lowman Student Center Room 302. The session will cover country and subject options, the procedures for applying for certain programs, and general study abroad questions. Students also will have the opportunity to meet students from the exchange universities who are currently studying at SHSU. For more information, contact Jesse Starkey, study abroad coordinator for the Office of International Programs, at 936.294.3276.

Lambda Alpha Epsilon Informational Meeting: at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. in CJava Café, in the Criminal Justice Center. During the meeting, students can find out about the largest criminal justice student organization at SHSU. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

Faculty Lecture Recital—"Poulenc’s Four-Hand Piano Music:" 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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Bearkat Family Weekend: a weekend of events for the families of SHSU students. For more information, call the Dean of Students' Office at 936.294.1785.

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Bear Bend Cabin & Pioneer Skills Demonstration: from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Big Bear Cabin, on the Sam Houston Memorial Museum grounds. For more information, contact Megan Buro, museum marketing coordinator, at 936.294.3839.

Cherokee Indian Culture & Crafts: from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wigwam Neosho Museum Store at the Sam Houston Memorial Museum. For more information, contact Megan Buro, museum marketing coordinator, at 936.294.3839.

College of Criminal Justice Open House: from 1-3 p.m. in the Criminal Justice Center, for students and their families and friends to learn about student organizations and criminal justice related activities. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

*Bearkat Football vs. Incarnate Word: game begins at 6 p.m. at Bowers Stadium. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

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Introduction to Excel 2010: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 2-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

Research Databases in Life Sciences: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 3 p.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to electronic indexes and full text sources for research in the life sciences, covering topics such as database selection criteria, construction of search strategies/statements, interpretation of search results, and locating information found. For more information, or to sign up, contact Lynn McMain, NGL head reference librarian, at 936.294.3734.

Study Abroad Faculty-Led Summer Program Information Session: 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Lowman Student Center Room 302. The session will cover the Summer 2013 options, application procedures, estimated costs, and general study abroad questions. For more information, contact Jesse Starkey, study abroad coordinator for the Office of International Programs, at 936.294.3276.

Lambda Alpha Epsilon Informational Meeting: at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. in CJava Café, in the Criminal Justice Center. During the meeting, students can find out about the largest criminal justice student organization at SHSU. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

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Family and Consumer Sciences Meet and Greet: for all FCS majors and minors to celebrate fall semester, from noon to 1 p.m. on the first floor of the Margaret Lea Houston Building. The event is an opportunity for students to connect and meet the FCS faculty and staff. Pizza and desert will be served. Attending students are asked to preregister. For more information, contact James Landa, interior design instructor, at 936.294.4655.

Introduction to Excel 2010: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 2-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

Research Databases in Life Sciences: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 3 p.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to electronic indexes and full text sources for research in the life sciences, covering topics such as database selection criteria, construction of search strategies/statements, interpretation of search results, and locating information found. For more information, or to sign up, contact Lynn McMain, NGL head reference librarian, at 936.294.3734.

Study Abroad Information Session: 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Lowman Student Center Room 302. The session will cover basic options for studying abroad through SHSU, what countries/subjects are available, and how to finance trips. For more information, contact Jesse Starkey, study abroad coordinator for the Office of International Programs, at 936.294.3276.

“Educating Rita:” a Fall 2012 Foreign Film Festival presentation, at 3:45 p.m. and again at 7:00 p.m. in Evans Building Room 105. The 1983 Great Britain film centers around an alcoholic, cynical literature professor is confronted by an ambitious, lower-class young woman determined to improve her station in life by getting a college education. Directed by Lewis Gilbert, the film stars Michael Caine and Julie Waters. It is 110 minutes long. The Foreign Film Festival showings are free to all SHSU students, faculty, staff and their guests and are sponsored by the English department and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. For more information, call Ralph Pease, professor emeritus of English, at 936.294.1436.

Music Major Mandatory Meeting: at 4 p.m. in the Gaertner Performing Arts Center Concert Hall. For more information, call the School of Music at 936.294.1360.

Society of Forensic Science Meeting: at 5:30 p.m. in Chemistry and Forensic Science Building Room 103. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

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Introduction to HTML I: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 10 a.m. to noon in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

Research Databases in Education and Counseling: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 10 a.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to electronic indexes and full text sources for research in education, covering topics such as database selection criteria, construction of search strategies/statements, interpretation of search results, and locating information found. For more information, or to sign up, contact Ann Jerabek, NGL reference and interlibrary services librarian, at 936.294.3528.

Turnitin Workshop: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 1 p.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide an introduction to a plagiarism detection tool, instructing faculty members on how to create a Turnitin account and check research papers. Other sessions will be held on Sept. 18 and Oct. 11, or by appointment. For more information, or to sign up, contact Angela Colmenares, with NGL instruction, at 936.294.4782.

Research Databases in Physical Sciences: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 3 p.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to electronic indexes and full text sources for research in the physical sciences, covering topics such as database selection criteria, construction of search strategies/statements, interpretation of search results, and locating information found. For more information, or to sign up, contact Lynn McMain, NGL head reference librarian, at 936.294.3734.

"Beneath the Surface" Artist Talk: for the art exhibit featuring the works of Kristy Peet, Britt Ragsdale and Emily Peacock, in the Gaddis Geeslin Gallery. The talk will feature Ragsdale, at 5 p.m. in the Art Auditorium. For more information, contact exhibit curator Becky Finley, associate professor of art, at 936.294.3418.

National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice Meeting: at 5 p.m.  in Lowman Student Center Room 319. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

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Windows 7 Operating System Workshop: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 10-11:30 a.m. in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

CJ Graduate Student Organization Meeting: at 11 a.m. in the Criminal Justice Center Flag Room. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

Financing Study Abroad Information Session: 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Lowman Student Center Room 302. The session will focus on how to finance study abroad and what the hidden costs can be, as well as how to get a passport, purchasing international health insurance, and general study abroad questions. For more information, contact Jesse Starkey, study abroad coordinator for the Office of International Programs, at 936.294.3276.

National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice Meeting: at 5 p.m.  in Lowman Student Center Room 319. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

Transfer Student Services and Resources Seminar: from 5-7 p.m. in College of Humanities and Social Sciences Building Room 170. The Student Advising and Mentoring Center will introduce transfer students to the services on campus designed to help them. For more information, contact Bernice Strauss, SAM Center director for academic support programs, at 936.294.4455.

*Women's Volleyball — Bearkats vs. Oral Roberts: conference match begins at 7 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 a course for a 100 percent refund.

Seventh Annual Alcohol and Drug Summit: from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Lowman Student Center. The summit will include experts who will discuss the consequences associated with alcohol and drug use. The event is part of the Six Weeks of Alcohol Awareness Training program. For more information, contact Eddie Gisemba, ADAI coordinator, at 936.294.2228.

EndNote: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 11 a.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will introduce the citation management program, teaching the basics of importing citation information, maintaining personal folders of citations, and using EndNote to make works cited pages. For more information, or to sign up, contact Michelle Martinez, NGL reference librarian, at 936.294.1629.

Intermediate PowerPoint 2010: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 2-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

*Soccer - Bearkats vs. University of Texas at San Antonio: at 7 p.m. at Intramural Field No. 3. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

Theatre and Dance Scholarship Gala: time and location TBA. For more information, call the department of theatre and musical theatre at 936.294.1329 or the department of dance at 936.294.1875.

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SHAEYC Child Abuse & Neglect Reporting Seminar: from 9-11:50 a.m. in Garrett Teacher Education Center Room 131. The seminar addresses definitions, indicators, and how to make a report to Child Protective Services and will feature guest speaker Chris Stephenson, a long-time CPS worker. Participants will receive 2.5 hours of Professional Development in Child Abuse Identification and Reporting.The cost is $20 for community members and is free for students. For more information, or to register, contact Miki Henderson, assistant professor of early childhood education, at 936.294.4638.

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

*Women's Volleyball — Bearkats vs. Central Arkansas: conference match begins at 2 p.m. in the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

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*Soccer - Bearkats vs. Rice: at 1 p.m. at Intramural Field No. 3. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

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Advanced Excel 2010: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 2-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

Phi Alpha Delta Meeting: at 5 p.m. in Lowman Student Center Room 319. SHSU's only pre-law fraternity invites students to learn about their student organization during the meeting. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

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Introduction to Access—Queries: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 10 a.m. to noon in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

Turnitin Workshop: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 10 a.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide an introduction to a plagiarism detection tool, instructing faculty members on how to create a Turnitin account and check research papers. Other sessions will be held on Sept. 18 and Oct. 11, or by appointment. For more information, or to sign up, contact Angela Colmenares, with NGL instruction, at 936.294.4782.

Career Expo & Graduate School Fair Kick-Off Party: from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Lowman Student Center Mall Area. The event will include refreshments, prizes and the opportunity to talk with Career Services staff members and Career Expo corporate sponsors. For more information, contact Career Services at 936.294.1713.

Research Databases in Political Sciences: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 11 a.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to electronic indexes and full text sources for research in political scinece, covering topics such as database selection criteria, construction of search strategies/statements, interpretation of search results, and locating information found. For more information, or to sign up, contact Linda Meyer, NGL reference and access services librarian, at 936.294.3551.

Research Databases in Physical Sciences: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 2 p.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to electronic indexes and full text sources for research in the physical sciences, covering topics such as database selection criteria, construction of search strategies/statements, interpretation of search results, and locating information found. For more information, or to sign up, contact Lynn McMain, NGL head reference librarian, at 936.294.3734.

Young & Broke in Huntsville—No Cost Fun: a Student Money Management Center fall 2012 workshop, from 3:30-4:20 p.m. in Lowman Student Center Room 315. Students can learn all about free and inexpensive entertainment in the Huntsville area, including the best places for a low-cost meal, movie, and other fun activities. For more information, contact the SMMC at 936.294.2600 or smmc@shsu.edu.

“The Motorcycle Diaries:” a Fall 2012 Foreign Film Festival presentation, at 3:45 p.m. and again at 7:00 p.m. in Evans Building Room 105. The 2004 Argentinean film is based on the personal diaries and memoir of the revolutionary activist Che Guevara's best friend, telling the story of Guevara’s transformation from medical student to political reformer. It is 128 minutes long. The Foreign Film Festival showings are free to all SHSU students, faculty, staff and their guests and are sponsored by the English department and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. For more information, call Ralph Pease, professor emeritus of English, at 936.294.1436.

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Research Databases in Political Sciences: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 10 a.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to electronic indexes and full text sources for research in political scinece, covering topics such as database selection criteria, construction of search strategies/statements, interpretation of search results, and locating information found. For more information, or to sign up, contact Linda Meyer, NGL reference and access services librarian, at 936.294.3551.

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Introduction to Microsoft Lync: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 10 a.m. to noon in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

Research Databases in English: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 10:30 a.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to electronic indexes and full text sources for research in the humanities, covering topics such as database selection criteria, construction of search strategies/statements, interpretation of search results, and locating information found. For more information, or to sign up, contact Michelle Martinez, NGL reference librarian, at 936.294.1629.

Research Databases in Political Sciences: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 1 p.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to electronic indexes and full text sources for research in political scinece, covering topics such as database selection criteria, construction of search strategies/statements, interpretation of search results, and locating information found. For more information, or to sign up, contact Linda Meyer, NGL reference and access services librarian, at 936.294.3551.

Research Databases in Life Sciences: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 2 p.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to electronic indexes and full text sources for research in the life sciences, covering topics such as database selection criteria, construction of search strategies/statements, interpretation of search results, and locating information found. For more information, or to sign up, contact Lynn McMain, NGL head reference librarian, at 936.294.3734.

“Upstrokes, Downstrokes, and Curlicues—the Art of the Signature:” a Sam Houston Memorial Museum presentation, from 4-6 p.m. at the Big Bear Cabin, on the museum grounds. Attendees can learn about famous autographs, the debate about Sam Houston’s own signature, and make your own mark using quill pens and ink. A $5 donation is recommended per person. For more information, contact Megan Buro, Sam Houston Memorial Museum marketing coordinator, at 936.294.3839.

Transfer Student "Getting Involved" Seminar: from 5-7 p.m. in College of Humanities and Social Sciences Building Room 170. The Student Advising and Mentoring Center will introduce transfer students to the multiple programs on campus that will enhance their college life. For more information, contact Bernice Strauss, SAM Center director for academic support programs, at 936.294.4455.

"Chaos and Order:" a planetarium series program, at 7 p.m. in Farrington Building Room 102. The program explores the "color" of math, highlighting the geometric forms, algorithms and simulations to chaos theory, in animated visuals set to symphonic-electronic music. For more information, contact Michael Prokosch, physics department staff laboratory assistant, at 936.294.3664 or visit either the Planetarium WikiPage or the Planetarium Facebook page.

Music Faculty Gala: 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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String Invitational: at various times in the Gaertner Performing Arts Center and Music Building. For more information, call the School of Music at 936.294.1360.

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Beto Chair Lecture: featuring Robert Agnew, the Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Sociology at Emory University and president-elect of the American Society of Criminology, at 9:30 a.m. in the Criminal Justice Center's Kerper Courtroom. Agnew—known internationally for his development of General Strain Theory, one of the leading explanations of crime and delinquency—will present "Economic Troubles and Crime: Making Sense of a Complex Relationship." For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

Introduction to Adobe Acrobat X: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 1-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

The Nature of Science: a planetarium series program, at 7 p.m. in Farrington Building Room 102. "The Nature of Science" is intended to communicate what science is and how scientists work by featuring interviews with university science faculty. For more information, contact Michael Prokosch, physics department staff laboratory assistant, at 936.294.3664 or visit either the Planetarium WikiPage or the Planetarium Facebook page.

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Blacksmithing and Woodworking: from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Joshua's Forge and the Guerrant Cabin Porch, on the Sam Houston Memorial Museum grounds. For more information, contact Megan Buro, museum marketing coordinator, at 936.294.3839.

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Data Manipulation in Excel: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 2-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 108. 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 Outlook 2010: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 10 a.m. to noon in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

Study Abroad Fair: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Lowman Student Center Mall Area. The fair will allow students to meet returned study abroad students, learn about faculty-led summer abroad programs, and meet some of SHSU's other international partners. For more information, contact Jesse Starkey, study abroad coordinator for the Office of International Programs, at 936.294.3276.

EndNote: a Newton Gresham Library workshop, at 1 p.m. in NGL Room 157. The workshop will introduce the citation management program, teaching the basics of importing citation information, maintaining personal folders of citations, and using EndNote to make works cited pages. For more information, or to sign up, contact Michelle Martinez, NGL reference librarian, at 936.294.1629.

“No Regrets for Our Youth:” a Fall 2012 Foreign Film Festival presentation, at 3:45 p.m. and again at 7:00 p.m. in Evans Building Room 105. The 1946 Japanese film is the coming-of-age story of a spoiled city girl forced to encounter the reality of rural life with its hard work and poverty. It is 110 minutes long. The Foreign Film Festival showings are free to all SHSU students, faculty, staff and their guests and are sponsored by the English department and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. For more information, call Ralph Pease, professor emeritus of English, at 936.294.1436.

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"Oleanna:" a theatre performance, at 8 p.m. in the University Theatre Center's Showcase Theatre. A 2 p.m. matinee will also be held on Saturday. Tickets are $8. For more information, call the department of theatre and musical theatre at 936.294.1329.

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Career Expo & Graduate School Fair: for full-time jobs, internships and graduate school admissions, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum. For more information, contact Career Services at 936.294.1713.

Introduction to HTML II: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, 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.

Real Talk w/CJ: featuring Texas Game Warden Ellis Powell, at 2 p.m. in CJava Café, located in the Criminal Justice Center. During the presentation, students can learn about the career path of a state game warden and opportunities available at his agency. For more information, contact the College of Criminal Justice publications coordinator Beth Kuhles at 936.294.4425.

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Transfer Student "Thinking About What Comes Next" Seminar: from 5-7 p.m. in College of Humanities and Social Sciences Building Room 170. The Student Advising and Mentoring Center will introduce transfer students to research opportunities, graduate school, and faculty members from SHSU's academic departments. For more information, contact Bernice Strauss, SAM Center director for academic support programs, at 936.294.4455.

Wind Ensemble Concert, featuring Steve Lange: at 7:30 p.m. in the Gaertner Performing Arts Center Concert Hall. 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.

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Introduction to Project 2010: an IT training session for faculty and staff members, from 1-4 p.m. in Allen House Room 108. Registration is required. For more information, or to register, contact Don Perry, technology trainer, at 936.294.3476 or ittraining@shsu.edu.

*Soccer - Bearkats vs. Nicholls State: conference game begins at 7 p.m. at the Pritchett Field Complex. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

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Museum Day at the Sam Houston Memorial Museum: SHSU's observance of a nationwide event where participating museums across the country offer FREE admission to any individual presenting a Museum Day Live! Ticket. For more information, contact Megan Buro, museum marketing coordinator, at 936.294.3839.

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*Soccer - Bearkats vs. Centeral Arkansas: conference game begins at 1 p.m. at the Pritchett Field Complex. For more information, call the Athletics Department at 936.294.1726.

   
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