March 2019 Events

Friday, March 1

Bronco hockey vs. St. Cloud State UniversityLawson Ice Arena, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Spirit DayNo classes.
PerformanceThe Chieftains with Paddy Moloney, Miller Auditorium, 8 p.m. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.

Saturday, March 2

Bronco hockey vs. St. Cloud State UniversityLawson Ice Arena, time TBA. Tickets: wmubroncos.com or (888) 4-WMU-TIX.
Bronco StampedeBasketball Pregame Tailgate, Student Recreation Center third floor basketball courts, 2000 W. Michigan Ave., noon to 4 p.m. Women's Basketball vs. Ball State, 2 p.m., Men's Basketball vs. Ball State, 4 p.m. Read Fieldhouse. Fee and registration required.
Bronco Women's Basketball v. Ball StateBronco Women's Basketball v. Ball State, Read Field House / University Arena, 2 p.m.
Bronco Men's Basketball v. Ball StateBronco Men's Basketball v. Ball State, Read Field House / University Arena, 4 p.m.

Monday, March 4

Spring semester recessThrough March 8.

Tuesday, March 5

Spring semester recessThrough March 8.

Wednesday, March 6

Ash Wednesday
Spring semester recessThrough March 8.
Bronco Men's Basketball v. Central Michigan UniversityBronco Men's Basketball v. Central Michigan University, Read Field House / University Arena, 7 p.m.

Thursday, March 7

Spring semester recessThrough March 8.
Open HouseWMU Cooley Law School Open House, Bernhard Center, President's Dining Room, 1st floor, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Free.

Friday, March 8

Spring semester recessThrough March 8.
University Theatre performancepresents (through March 17) "The Dancing Granny," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Saturday, March 9

University Theatre performancepresents (through March 17) "The Dancing Granny," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 1 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
Bronco Women's Basketball v. Northern Illinois UniversityBronco Women's Basketball v. Northern Illinois University, Read Field House / University Arena, 2 p.m.
University Theatre performancespresents (through March 17) "The Dancing Granny," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 4 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, March 10

Daylight Saving Time begins
University Theatre performancepresents (through March 17) "The Dancing Granny," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 2 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Monday, March 11

Spring semester classes resume at 8 a.m.

Tuesday, March 12

Ethics Lecture"Should Politicians Be Anxious?," Dr. Charlie Kurth, WMU associate professor of philosophy, Room 211 Bernhard Center, 6 p.m. Free and open to the public.

Wednesday, March 13

Open Textbook WorkshopFor WMU faculty and staff, Swain Education Library, Group Study Room D, 2:30 to 4 p.m. Free. Registration required
Bullock Performance Institute: Seraph Brass Quintet and Western Brass QuintetDalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m. Purchase tickets.

Thursday, March 14

Lecture"Research Briefs in Global Studies: Religious Education in Eurasia" with Dr. Steve Covell, comparative religion and Dr. Elena Lisovskaya, sociology, Humanities Center in Knauss Hall, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.
81st Annual Southwestern Michigan Vocal FestivalMiller Auditorium, 7 p.m. Free.

Friday, March 15

Entrepreneurship ForumBen Nobis, founder, Nobis Agri Science, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m., talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.
University Theatre performancepresents (through March 17) "The Dancing Granny," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Saturday, March 16

University Theatre performancepresents (through March 17) "The Dancing Granny," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 1 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
University Theatre performancespresents (through March 17) "The Dancing Granny," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 4 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, March 17

St. Patrick's Day
University Theatre performancepresents (through March 17) "The Dancing Granny," Williams Theatre in the Gilmore Theatre Complex, 2 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Monday, March 18

Lecture"Michigan Environmental Policy: Issues and Political Solutions," James Clift, Michigan Environmental Council, Lee Honors College Lounge, noon to 1 p.m. Free and open to the public.

Tuesday, March 19

Broadway performance"Beautiful—The Carole King Musical," Miller Auditorium, time TBA. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.
Mendeley Workshop“Introduction to Mendeley Desktop – Free Reference Management Software,” 0152 Waldo Library (Classroom B), 10 to 11:30 a.m. Free. Registration required.
Open HouseWMU-Grand Rapids, Beltline offers the opportunity to connect with faculty and staff for WMU's Regional and Online programs for WMU-Grand Rapids, WMU-Lansing and WMU-Online. Stop by between 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., and 4 to 6:30 p.m. 
Discovery Acceleration WorkshopsFor WMU faculty and research staff, "Applying to the Department of Defense Agencies," 1040 Fetzer Center, noon to 2 p.m.  Registration required. Lunch provided. Free.

Wednesday, March 20

Broadway performance"Beautiful—The Carole King Musical," Miller Auditorium, time TBA. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.
Purim begins at sundown
Vernal equinox (first day of spring)
Protecting Your Digital FootprintLearn techniques and tools to make good decisions about securing your personal information online, presented by University Library employees, Joshua Enos, Scott Russell, and Dianna Sachs, 7:00 p.m. Free and open to the public. Registration is not required.
Bullock Performance Institute: Lafayette String QuartetDalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m. Purchase tickets

Thursday, March 21

Broadway performance"Beautiful—The Carole King Musical," Miller Auditorium, time TBA. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.
Mendeley Workshop“Introduction to Mendeley Desktop – Free Reference Management Software,” 0152 Waldo Library (Classroom B), 1 to 2:30 p.m. Free. Registration required.

Friday, March 22

Broadway performance"Beautiful—The Carole King Musical," Miller Auditorium, time TBA. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.
Admitted Student EventBernhard Center, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free; registration required.
University Theatre performancespresents (through April 7) "Tony n' Tina's Wedding," Cityscape Events, Downtown Kalamazoo, 7 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Saturday, March 23

Broadway performance"Beautiful—The Carole King Musical," Miller Auditorium, time TBA. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.
University Theatre performancespresents (through April 7) "Tony n' Tina's Wedding," Cityscape Events, Downtown Kalamazoo, 7 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, March 24

Broadway performance"Beautiful—The Carole King Musical," Miller Auditorium, time TBA. Tickets: millerauditorium.com or (269) 387-2300.
University Theatre performancepresents (through April 7) "Tony n' Tina's Wedding," Cityscape Events, Downtown Kalamazoo, 5 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Monday, March 25

Ethics Lecture"Social Media and Mass Violence," Susan Benesch, faculty associate of the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University. Bernhard Center's Brown and Gold Room, 6 p.m. Free and open to the public.

Tuesday, March 26

Spring ConvocationFetzer Center - 9 to 11:30 a.m., Discovery Symposia, Room 2020; Fulbright Workshop, Room 1040/1050; 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Faculty Research and Creative Activity Awards Poster Presentations, Fetzer lobby; 12:30 to 2 p.m., Discovery Excellence Recognition Luncheon, invited guests of the vice president for research, Susan Pozo, keynote speaker, 2018 Distinguished Faculty Scholar.

Wednesday, March 27

Bullock Performance Institute: Andrew Rathbun CD Release ConcertDalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Pre-concert talk, 7 p.m. Purchase tickets.

Thursday, March 28

University Theatre performancespresents (through April 7) "Tony n' Tina's Wedding," Cityscape Events, Downtown Kalamazoo, 7 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Friday, March 29

Admitted Student EventBernhard Center, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free; registration required.
Admitted Student EventBernhard Center, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free; registration required.
University Theatre performancespresents (through April 7) "Tony n' Tina's Wedding," Cityscape Events, Downtown Kalamazoo, 7 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Saturday, March 30

University Theatre performancespresents (through April 7) "Tony n' Tina's Wedding," Cityscape Events, Downtown Kalamazoo, 7 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.

Sunday, March 31

University Theatre performancepresents (through April 7) "Tony n' Tina's Wedding," Cityscape Events, Downtown Kalamazoo, 5 p.m. Tickets: (269) 387-6222 or online.
University Percussion EnsembleDalton Center Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m. Free.