December 2014 Events

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Monday, December 1

Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, M'Bwende Anderson and Erica Barajas, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Breisach Faculty Research Colloquium - "Colonial Lawyers and Their Books: Connecting Legal History to the History of the Book," Dr. Sally Hadden, history, 2302 Friedmann Hall, noon to 1 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, December 2

Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, M'Bwende Anderson and Erica Barajas, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Bronco women's basketball vs. Kentucky State - University Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Performance - "Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker," Miller Auditorium, 7 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Wednesday, December 3

Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, M'Bwende Anderson and Erica Barajas, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Evaluation Cafe - "Using Geographic Information Systems in Evaluation," Corey Smith, doctoral associate, WMU Evaluation Center, 4410 Ellsworth Hall, noon to 1 p.m. Free; coffee and lunch provided.
Lyceum Lecture Series - "Disability, Handicap, Disorder, Impairment: Global Perspectives," Dr. Shaila M. Rao, special education and literacy studies, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free; brown bag lunches welcome.
Surplus sale - Activity Therapy Building, 1 to 3 p.m. Free admission.

Thursday, December 4

Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, M'Bwende Anderson and Erica Barajas, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free.
Board of Trustees meeting - Time and location to be announced.
Ethics Lecture Series - "Should We Believe in Moral Experts?," Dr. Sarah McGrath, Princeton University, 1121 Moore Hall, 5 p.m. Free.

Friday, December 5

Entrepreneurship Forum - Matt and Rene Greff, Arbor Brewing, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m.; talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.
Student art exhibit - Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition, M'Bwende Anderson and Erica Barajas, Richmond Center for Visual Arts, DeVries Student Gallery, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.

Saturday, December 6

Ethics Lecture Series - "Doxastic Blame and Responsibility," Lindsay Rettler, Ohio State University, Trimpe Building Multicultural Center, 4 p.m. Free.

Monday, December 8

Final examination week - through Dec. 12

Tuesday, December 9

Final examination week - through Dec. 12

Wednesday, December 10

Final examination week - through Dec. 12

Thursday, December 11

Final examination week - through Dec. 12

Friday, December 12

Final examination week - through Dec. 12

Saturday, December 13

Fall semester ends
Commencement - Miller Auditorium, times to be announced in November.

Tuesday, December 16

Hanukkah begins at sundown

Wednesday, December 17

Surplus sale - Activity Therapy Building, 1 to 3 p.m. Free admission.

Thursday, December 18

Bronco women's basketball vs. Trine - University Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Performance - "Wynonna & The Big Noise: A Simpler Christmas," Miller Auditorium, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Saturday, December 20

Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra - presents "Sounds of the Season," Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Sunday, December 21

Winter solstice (first day of winter)

Wednesday, December 24

Christmas Eve

Thursday, December 25

Christmas Day
Holiday closure - No classes. WMU offices closed except for essential and emergency services.

Friday, December 26

Holiday closure - No classes. WMU offices closed except for essential and emergency services.

Saturday, December 27

Holiday closure - No classes. WMU offices closed except for essential and emergency services.

Sunday, December 28

Holiday closure - No classes. WMU offices closed except for essential and emergency services.

Monday, December 29

Holiday closure - No classes. WMU offices closed except for essential and emergency services.

Tuesday, December 30

Holiday closure - No classes. WMU offices closed except for essential and emergency services.

Wednesday, December 31

Holiday closure - No classes. WMU offices closed except for essential and emergency services.
New Year's Eve