Saturday, March 1

12:00 PM - 7:00 PM 41st International Bazaar
7:00 PM Men's Basketball v IUPUI - conference game

Sunday, March 2

3:00 PM *** IS HAPPENING ***WIU Choirs Spring Concert - "Nature and Spirituality" - James Stegall and Heather Zosel, directors

Monday, March 3

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Interest Meeting for the faculty-led Study Abroad course Study Aboard: Intro to the Cruise Line Industry
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM Using the Western Online Grade Book (D2L)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Art Conservation Presentation
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Lead Series: Finding Your Work Ethic: A student guide to restoring pride in yourself
7:30 PM Annual WIU New Music Festival - Concert I

Tuesday, March 4

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Setting Up Strategic Assets - Veterans Bridge to Employment
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Annual WIU New Music Festival - Student Composers Concert II
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM SketchUp Basics, Part I
3:30 PM Barcelona SAE Study Abroad Informational Meeting
4:30 PM Japanese Language Club
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM The Loving Story
7:30 PM Annual WIU New Music Festival - Concert III

Wednesday, March 5

8:00 AM - 9:15 AM Blood Pressure and Grip Strength Screening
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Boiler Room Reading: Harroun, Breen, & Ackers
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM IFSA-Butler Study Abroad Informational Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM School of Graduate Studies Spring 2014 Seminar Series
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Q&A session: Christopher Hennessy (Case Writer-In-Residence)
7:30 PM WIU Faculty Chamber Music Series Concert IV - featuring LaMoine Brass Quintet and the Hopper Jazztet

Thursday, March 6

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Coffee, Culture and Conversation
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM SketchUp Basics, Part II
2:00 PM - 5:30 PM Free Professional Photo for CBT students
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM Using the Western Online Grade Book (D2L)
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Reading: Christopher Hennessy (Case Writer-In-Residence)
7:30 PM Guest Recital: Rudolf Haken, viola & Jasmin Arakawa, piano

Friday, March 7

All Day First 8-week session ends
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Chinese Movie Night showing "A World Without Thieves"
9:00 PM Canceled-Cultural Expressions Open Mic Night

Saturday, March 8

All Day International Women's Day
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Spring Break Hours for the Spencer Student Recreation Center
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM 34th Rock, Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show

Sunday, March 9

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Spring Break Hours for the Spencer Student Recreation Center
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Geodeland Earth Science Clubs, Inc. 34th Rock, Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Monday, March 10

All Day Grade screens close. Instructors may no longer enter Early Warning Grades for Spring 2014 after 4:30 p.m.
All Day Spring break, No classes
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM Spring Break Hours for the Spencer Student Recreation Center

Tuesday, March 11

All Day Early Warning Grades notices emailed to students. Grades are visible on student STARS account
All Day Spring break, No classes
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM Spring Break Hours for the Spencer Student Recreation Center

Wednesday, March 12

All Day Spring break, No classes
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM Spring Break Hours for the Spencer Student Recreation Center
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM QC Riverfront Campus - Open Lab
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM QC Riverfront Campus Ð Using Tools for Collaboration including iPads!

Thursday, March 13

All Day Spring break, No classes
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM Spring Break Hours for the Spencer Student Recreation Center
5:00 PM Kiawah Island, SC Alumni and Friends Event

Friday, March 14

All Day Graduation applications due for all students who wish to have their name in the commencement programs
All Day Spring break, No classes
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM Spring Break Hours for the Spencer Student Recreation Center
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Atlanta Alumni & Friends Social

Saturday, March 15

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Spring Break Hours for the Spencer Student Recreation Center
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Macomb Gardener's Day

Sunday, March 16

All Day Last day for 50% refund/credit for total university withdrawal

Monday, March 17

All Day Second 8-week session begins
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM PB Jam 2014
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM English & Journalism Writing Faculty Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Women's Art Exhibit Meet the Artists Reception

Tuesday, March 18

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Take Action Stop Distractions
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Defusing
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Professor Pradeep Dubey, of State University of New York, Stony Brook and Yale to present at Western Illinois University.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Study Abroad Informational Meeting
4:30 PM Japanese Language Club

Wednesday, March 19

All Day Women's History Month Keynote Speaker and Luncheon
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM Dressing on a Budget
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM D2L Magic: Be There Without Being There
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Culinary Tourism: Understanding Korean Food Culture
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Interest Meeting for the faculty-led Study Abroad course, Study Aboard: Intro to the Cruise Line Industry
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM AIFS Study Abroad Informational Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM School of Graduate Studies Spring 2014 Seminar Series
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Evening Hours at the Career Development Center

Thursday, March 20

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Coffee, Culture and Conversation
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Western Connect Suicide Prevention Training Program
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM "Women: Mentors and Mentoring" Panel Discussion
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM University Art Gallery Reception
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Bowling Night with the Latin American Student Organization
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Annual Gabler Lecture
7:30 PM Guest/Faculty Recital: Thomas Landschoot, cello & Liang-yu Wang, piano with Eric Ginsberg, clarinet

Friday, March 21

All Day Incompletes due in the Office of the Registrar (SH 110)
All Day Jr/Sr High Honors Choir Festival
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM 63rd Annual Western Illinois Mathematics Teachers' Conference
1:00 PM Baseball v Butler (moved to Lenz field, 1600 W Walnut, Jacksonville IL)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Time Well Spent: Quality Time, Marital Satisfaction, and Well-Being
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Lead Series: The Drama in Conflict
7:30 PM Mu Phi Epsilon Spring Recital

Saturday, March 22

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Discover Western
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM River Bend Psychological Association Student Research Conference
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Free Kids Clinic: Baseball
3:00 PM Senior Centennial Honors College Project Recital: Eric Linke, horn & Dr. Minjung Seo, piano
9:00 PM - 10:30 PM Comedy with Gary Owen

Sunday, March 23

All Day Last day for 40% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
12:00 PM Baseball Doubleheader v Butler (played at Lenz Field, 1600 West Walnut, Jacksonville Il)
3:00 PM Senior Recital: Mark Malvesti, horn & Dr. Minjung Seo, piano

Monday, March 24

4:30 PM - 10:00 PM Chicago Bulls vs. Indiana Pacers Social and Basketball Game in Chicago - SOLD OUT!
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM The Communication Department's Annual Wayne N. Thompson Scholar Lecture: "Are Some Persuasive Appeals So Bad They Backfire? An Investigation of the Boomerang Effect" by Prof. Franklin J. Boster
6:00 PM African Student Association Game Night

Tuesday, March 25

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Using the iPad for Managing the Classroom
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM QC RIverfront: D2L Magic: Be there without being there
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Tips for Teaching Mass Lectures
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Cultural Cafe - China
2:00 PM WIU Horn Student Recital/Convocation - from the studio of Randall Faust
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Interest Meeting for faculty-led Study Abroad course Disney World Communication Culture
4:30 PM Japanese Language Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Student Government Association Electoral Debate
7:30 PM Graduate/Faculty Recital: Laura Reynolds, clarinet & Dr. Christine Damm, clarinet and Dr. Minjung Seo, piano

Wednesday, March 26

6:00 AM - 11:55 PM Student Government Association Election Voting
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM Women's Center Red Cross Blood Drive
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM "Forensic and Molecular Anthropology: Solving Modern Crimes and Ancient Mysteries"
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Softball Doubleheader v. Morehead State
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Study Abroad Informational Meeting
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM 2013-2014 Difficult Conversations: The Challenge of Empathy: Why Is It Easier to Judge?
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Difficult Conversation 4 The Challenge of Empathy: Why Is It So Much Easier to Pass Judgement?
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM School of Graduate Studies Spring 2014 Seminar Series
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM WIU Chapter NAACP Walk For Freedom
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2014 WIU Washington Western Wednesdays in Alexandria, VA
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Distinguished Faculty Lecture: "Peach Blossoms in a Post-Military World: Working with Iraq-Era Student-Veterans"
7:00 PM - 9:45 PM UUB Cinema, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Thursday, March 27

12:00 AM - 11:55 PM Student Government Association Voting
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM D2L Magic: Be There Without Being There
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Show Me the Money! Managing Your Personal Finances
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Q&A with Dr. David Anthony
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM "Better Call Saul: Jews and Money in American Popular Culture, 1850s to 'Breaking Bad.'"

Friday, March 28

All Day Moms' Weekend 2014
All Day Board of Trustees Meeting
12:00 AM - 4:00 PM Student Government Association Voting
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM Department of Engineering Technology Open House
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM Moms' Weekend: Massages for Mom & Me
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Student Government Association Election Results
6:00 PM African Student Association Heritage Night
7:30 PM WIU Concert Band Student Conductors Concert
8:00 PM BCA Presents: Rex Havens "Mom's Weekend after dinner Entertainment"

Saturday, March 29

All Day Moms' Weekend 2014
9:00 AM WIU Jazz Rhythm Section Festival w/Final Performance by David Bixler Quinet at 4pm
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Swishes4Wishes: 5x5 Double Elimination Tournament for a great cause
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Nature walk and High Ropes Course
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Moms' Weekend: Massages for Mom & Me
1:00 PM Softball Doubleheader v. South Dakota State
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Gallery Talk
7:00 PM Moms' Weekend: Big Pink Volleyball Challenge
8:00 PM Mom's Weekend Movie Event: The Guilt Trip with fun photo booth

Sunday, March 30

All Day Last day 30% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
All Day Last day to withdraw from the University
All Day Last day to drop regular 16-week course and receive "W" grade
All Day Moms' Weekend 2014
12:00 PM Softball v. South Dakota State
12:00 PM Baseball Doubleheader v North Dakota State
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM St. Baldrick's 2014
3:00 PM Clarinet Student Recital - from the studio of Eric Ginsberg
5:00 PM Student Combined Recital: Hannah Blum & Steven Olson, saxophones

Monday, March 31

7:00 PM UUB's Best Week Ever
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Hypnotism and Mentalist: Eric Mina with Spidey
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Cooking, Fishing and Jogging through Phase Space: A Practical Guide to Discovering and Understanding New Materials
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM The 2014 Roger and Jean Morrow Distinguished Lecture presented Dr. Paul Canfield


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