December 2018 Events

Saturday, December 1

Bronco Men's Basketball v. USC UpstateBronco Men's Basketball v. USC Upstate, Read Field House / University Arena, 2 p.m.
Bronco hockey vs. Niagara UniversityLawson Ice Arena, 7 p.m. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
University Theatre performancepresents (through Dec. 1) "Next Stop, Broadway," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, December 2

Hanukkah begins at sundown
Santa LuncheonSanta returns to the Fetzer Center on Sunday, Dec. 2, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Last seating at 2:30. Adults $16.50, Children ages 3-11 $9, 2 and under free. Registration required.

Monday, December 3

Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Seminar Series"Mid-Continent Rift of North America", Dr. Carol Stein, professor, University of Illinois-Chicago, 1118 Rood Hall, 4 to 5 p.m. Free
Bronco Women's Basketball v. Loyola ChicagoBronco Women's Basketball v. Loyola Chicago, Read Field House / University Arena, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, December 4

Jazz performanceAdvanced Jazz Ensemble, Dalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Adults $10, seniors/students $5.

Wednesday, December 5

Lyceum Lecture"Nutrition Paradigms of Three World Cultures", panel discussion, Lee Honors College lounge, noon. Free.
PerformanceMoscow Festival Ballet's "Great Russian Nutcracker," Miller Auditorium, 7 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Thursday, December 6

Lecture"The Politics of Carbon Pricing," Dr. Barry Rabe, University of Michigan, 2500 Knauss Hall, University Center for the Humanities, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Free.
Frostic Reading SeriesDennis Hinrichsen, 157-159 Bernhard Center, 7 to 8 p.m. Free.
Spa NightEnjoy a relaxing night at the Bernhard Center north ballroom, 8:30 to 11 p.m., $1 with student ID, $2 without student ID. Facials and other spa services will be available, as well as refreshments.

Friday, December 7

Bronco hockey vs. University of Minnesota DuluthLawson Ice Arena, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Entrepreneurship ForumPete Laforest, owner B45 Academy, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m., talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.
Workshop"Using the Michigan Public Policy Survey and the National Surveys on Energy and the Environment Data in Your Research," Dr. Barry Rabe, University of Michigan, 2500 Knauss Hall, University Center for the Humanities, 9:30 to 11 a.m. Free.
Sustainability ChatsJoin us twice a month at the Office for Sustainability to learn from local and national leaders, educators, and stakeholders as they discuss their work in the field of sustainability. 
Biological Sciences Seminar Series"Restoring Plant–Microbe Interactions," Dr. Jonathan Bauer, Miami University, 1710 Wood Hall, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Free.

Saturday, December 8

Bronco hockey vs. University of Minnesota DuluthLawson Ice Arena, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.

Monday, December 10

Final examination weekthrough Dec. 13.

Tuesday, December 11

Final examination weekthrough Dec. 13.
Employee photo sessionFor WMU faculty and staff, Walwood Hall's Heinig Emeriti Lounge, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free; no appointment required.

Wednesday, December 12

Final examination weekthrough Dec. 13.

Thursday, December 13

Final examination weekthrough Dec. 13.

Saturday, December 15

CommencementMiller Auditorium, times to be announced in November.
Fall semester ends

Tuesday, December 18

Friday, December 21

Broadway performance"Cirque Dreams Holidaze," Miller Auditorium, time TBA. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.
Winter solstice (first day of winter)

Saturday, December 22

Broadway performance"Cirque Dreams Holidaze," Miller Auditorium, time TBA. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.
Bronco Men's Basketball v. MilwaukeeBronco Men's Basketball v. Milwaukee, Read Field House / University Arena, 3 p.m.

Sunday, December 23

Broadway performance"Cirque Dreams Holidaze," Miller Auditorium, time TBA. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Monday, December 24

Christmas Eve
Holiday recessMany offices closed or on reduced hours.

Tuesday, December 25

Christmas Day
Holiday recessMany offices closed or on reduced hours.

Wednesday, December 26

Holiday recessMany offices closed or on reduced hours.

Thursday, December 27

Holiday recessMany offices closed or on reduced hours.

Friday, December 28

Holiday recessMany offices closed or on reduced hours.

Saturday, December 29

Holiday recessMany offices closed or on reduced hours.

Sunday, December 30

Holiday recessMany offices closed or on reduced hours.
Bronco Men's Basketball v. California RiversideBronco Men's Basketball v. California Riverside, Read Field House / University Arena, 4 p.m.

Monday, December 31

Holiday recessMany offices closed or on reduced hours.
New Year's Eve