September 2017 Events

Monday, September 25

Art exhibit"The Expanded Print: WMU's Collection in Context," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Arcadia Ales ClassicMoors Golf Club, 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Single golfer $125, foursome $440, sponsorships $150; register online. Supports WMU and KVCC sustainable brewing scholarships.
CELCIS conversation circleHelp international students practice conversational English, Ellsworth Hall, fourth-floor CELCIS lobby, 2 to 3 p.m. Free.
Geosciences Seminar Series"PLUTO EXPLORED! NASA's Epic Voyage to the Edge of the Solar System," 1118 Rood Hall, 4 to 5 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, September 26

Art exhibit"The Expanded Print: WMU's Collection in Context," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Real Talk Diversity SeriesBeing Seen: Discussion of Janet Mock's "Surpassing Certainty," Trimpe Building Multicultural Center, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free; lunch and books provided to limited number of registered participants.
CELCIS conversation circleHelp international students practice conversational English, Ellsworth Hall, fourth-floor CELCIS lobby, 2 to 3 p.m. Free.
Integrated Supply Management Career NightNetworking for students pursuing internships and entry-level positions in supply chain management, Bernhard Center's East Ballroom, 5 to 8 p.m. Free.
Frostic Reading SeriesWilliam Olsen, author of "TechnoRage," 2452 Knauss Hall, 7 to 8 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, September 27

Art exhibit"The Expanded Print: WMU's Collection in Context," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Mendeley workshopIntroduction to Mendeley Desktop, Edward Eckel III, engineering and applied sciences librarian, and Michelle Behr, education services librarian, Waldo Library Classroom B, 10 a.m. Free; registration required.
2017 Study Abroad FairSangren Pedestrian Mall, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free.
Lyceum Lecture Series"The Queer Transformation of College Campuses, 1950s to Present," Dr. Susan Freeman, gender and women's studies, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free.
Sichel Lecture Series"The Fall and Rise of Income Equality in the United States," Dr. Charles Ballard, Michigan State University, 2028 Brown Hall, noon to 1:15 p.m. Free.
CELCIS conversation circleHelp international students practice conversational English, Ellsworth Hall, fourth-floor CELCIS lobby, 2 to 3 p.m. Free.
Naming ceremonyDesignating Hall-Archer-Pickard West and Hall-Archer-Pickard East, Western Heights residence hall complex, 2 p.m. Free.
Time management workshopInteractive discussion on managing time effectively in college, 1320 Trimpe Hall, 3 to 4 p.m. Free; light refreshments served.
Hot Legal Topics for Educators webinar series"Seclusion and Restraint," Dr. Brett Geier, Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology, 4:30 p.m.  Free registration.
Ethics book club"Black and Blue: The Origins and Consequences of Medical Racism" by John Hoberm, 3025 Brown Hall, 6 p.m. Free; advance registration required: ethicscenter@wmich.edu.
University Theatre(through Oct. 8) "Waiting to be Invited," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Thursday, September 28

Art exhibit"The Expanded Print: WMU's Collection in Context," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Educational presentationJonathan D. Santeliz, Hispanic Association for Colleges and Universities, 204 Bernhard Center, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free.
Healthy Sleep Lunch and LearnFor WMU employees, 157 Bernhard Center, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m. Free; registration required.
CELCIS conversation circle (women only)Help international students practice conversational English, Ellsworth Hall, fourth-floor CELCIS lobby, 2 to 3 p.m. Free; women only.
Fall Sustainability CelebrationOffice for Sustainability, 2529 W. Michigan Ave., bazaar and open house at 2 p.m., Sustainability Slam 7 to 8:30 p.m. Free.
Welcome ReceptionFor Dr. Paulo Zagalo-Melo, associate provost of the Haenicke Institute for Global Education, Bernhard Center's Bronco Global Lounge, 2 to 4 p.m. Free; refreshments provided. 
Humanities and ethics lectureThe Promise of Education, "In Defense of Ideals," Dr. Mark Edmundson, University of Virginia, 3502 Knauss Hall, 7 to 9 p.m. Free.

Friday, September 29

Mercantile Bank of Michigan Speaker Series"Leading Institutions in Unsettled Times," Dr. Doug Lepisto, WMU assistant professor of management, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m., talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.
Art exhibit"The Expanded Print: WMU's Collection in Context," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.
Viewing of the Radbertus ManuscriptRare 12th-century manuscript will be on display with commentary given by Dr. Elizabeth Teviotdale, Waldo Library, third floor, noon to 1 p.m. Free.
International Ladies Sports ClubBond with women from all over the world through sports, WMU Student Recreation Center, 2 to 3 p.m. Free.
Biological Sciences Seminar Series"Modeling in Introductory Biology: What Practice-Based Assessment Can Teach Us About Student Learning," Dr. Tammy Long, Michigan State University, 1710 Wood Hall, 3:30 p.m. Free.
Bronco women's soccer vs. Bowling GreenWMU Soccer Complex, 4 p.m. Free.
Bronco volleyball vs. Central MichiganUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX. Televised on ESPN 3.

Saturday, September 30

Yom Kippur begins at sundown
Admissions Open HouseBernhard Center Ballroom, check-in begins at 8 a.m., 9 a.m. program. Free.
Art exhibit"The Expanded Print: WMU's Collection in Context," Richmond Center for Visual Arts, Monroe-Brown Gallery, noon to 6 p.m. Free.
Bronco hockey vs. Wilfred LaurierLawson Ice Arena, 1 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco football vs. Ball StateArbor Financial Youth Day, Waldo Stadium, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco volleyball vs. Eastern MichiganUniversity Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University Theatre(through Oct. 8) "Waiting to be Invited," York Arena Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Guest artist recitalHofeldt Phillips Trio, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 8 p.m. Free.