• Monday, Nov. 19, 12 p.m., Davidson Room, Memorial Center -- At the Faculty Non-Org,
Assistant Professor of Music and Joseph Plazak and adjunct faculty
member Joy Doran will discuss their Action Research Center associate
grant, "The MusicShare Initiative."
• Thanksgiving Recess: 6 p.m. Tuesday,
Nov. 20 through 8 a.m. Monday, Nov. 26.
• Monday, Nov. 26, 12 p.m., Davidson Room, Memorial Center -- At the Faculty Non-Org,
faculty members will chronicle human rights initiatives on campus
during the fall semester, and share ideas regarding the possible
establishment of a Center for Human Rights and Social Justice.
Find more events on the Campus Calendar.
Tuesday, Nov. 20, 12 p.m.
Davidson Room, Memorial Center
Whether you're planning an excursion, getting driving directions or
remapping Europe after the fall of the Soviet Union, you'll find some
fascinating and incredibly efficient tools available on your computers
or mobile devices. Join Rick and Patrick as they re-visit this topic for
their November Show and Tell.
Most modern smartphones and digital cameras now allow you to sort your
pictures by location on a map. Bring your laptops, mobile devices and
cameras to the Davidson Room on Tuesday at noon and try it out for
Reminder: Founders' Day Convocation on Feb. 27
As you plan for the spring semester, please note the changed date for Founders' Day Convocation on Wednesday, Feb. 27.
Due to water main work related to construction of The Gates,
Empire Street has been reduced to one lane between Evans and McLean
Street; the north side of the intersections at Evans and McLean will be
closed through Monday, Dec. 3.
• See Titan Athletics on Live Video
by following the "watch" link when events are scheduled. Upcoming
events include men's basketball vs. Illinois College at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 20, and the women's basketball game (at either 1 or 3 p.m.
for the consolation or championship) on Sunday, Nov. 25 during the Frontier Titan Tip-Off Classic.
Find more highlights at www.iwusports.com
Cell Phone Recycling for Charities
Normal Gadgets in Bloomington has teamed up with Countering Domestic Violence/Neville House and Cell Phones For Soldiers to accept gently used and broken cell phones as donations.
By donating to Normal Gadgets, Twin City residents
can provide safe, accessible phones for those in need and for troops
that want the precious connection to loved ones back home. Residents can
donate their phones to Normal Gadgets at
2103 North Veterans Parkway, Suite 112, Bloomington.
Phones and components that cannot be refurbished are dismantled and responsibly recycled to reclaim materials.
For more information, visit the GREENetwork blog.
3rd Annual Cookie Bakeoff
Friday, Dec. 7
Hansen Center Court
The Wellness program is sponsoring another a cookie
event this holiday season, because being "well" includes having fun and
To enter the Cookie Bakeoff, please contact Wellness no later than Monday, Dec. 3. Find more information, including categories and entry guidelines.