Saturday, February 1

12:00 PM Western Illinois University's First Dance Marathon
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM GALLERY TALK - CANCELLED
4:30 PM Women's Basketball v. Fort Wayne - Conference Game

Sunday, February 2

All Day Last day for 80% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Super Bowl Sunday Hours at the Spencer Student Recreation Center
5:00 PM Graduate Recital: Hermes Mejia, viola

Monday, February 3

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Assigned Open Renewal
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Strategies for Creating a Positive Video Conferencing Classroom Experience
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM QC Riverfront: Strategies for Creating a Positive Video Conferencing Classroom Experience
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM University Libraries Book Sale
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM IPad Tips and Tricks
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Evening Hours at the Career Development Center
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Train for the Games: Career Fair Preparation

Tuesday, February 4

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Assigned Open Renewal
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Spring Career & Internship Fair and WIU Graduate Program Expo
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM University Libraries Book Sale
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Build Your Course with Learning Modules in Western Online (D2L)
3:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM CEA Study Abroad Informational Meeting
7:30 PM Marine Corps Brass Quintet

Wednesday, February 5

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Assigned Open Renewal
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM QC Riverfront Campus - Desire2Learn Turnitin Plagiarism Tool
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM University Libraries Book Sale
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM CIEE Study Abroad Informational Meeting
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM 2013-2014 Difficult Conversations: Stereotyping Each Other: Experiencing the Urban/Rural Divide off Campus
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Difficult Conversations 3 Stereotyping Each Other: Experiencing the Urban/Rural Divide Off Campus
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM School of Graduate Studies Spring 2014 Seminar Series [Postponed]
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Western Wednesday After-Hours in Glen Ellyn, IL
7:00 PM Black Student Association Jeopardy Night
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Comedy and Poetry = CoMeTry
7:30 PM Faculty Chamber Music Series Concert III - featuring mixed chamber repertoire

Thursday, February 6

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Assigned Open Renewal
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM University Libraries Book Sale
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Passing the Test: Utilizing Career Assessment Tools
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Coffee, Culture and Conversation
4:45 PM - 9:00 PM National Girls and Women in Sports Day Celebration
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Women's Basketball v. Omaha - Conference Game
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM The Black Revolution on Campus: Black Students and the Transformation of Higher Education
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Dr. Biondi Lecture
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Guest/Faculty Trio Recital: Felix Olschofka, violin, Moises Molina, cello, Jeffrey Brown, piano

Friday, February 7

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Assigned Open Renewal
11:30 AM - 1:15 PM Go Red for Women's Heart Health Luncheon & Resource Fair
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Valentine's Contest: Love and Basketball
7:30 PM BCA Presents: Switchback
9:00 PM Cultural Expressions Open Mic Night

Saturday, February 8

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
5:30 PM Western Illinois University Nearly Naked Mile: Freezin' for a Reason in Macomb! UPDATE!!

Sunday, February 9

All Day Last day for 70% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
7:30 PM Student Combined Recital: Ruben Puha, trumpet, Minjung Seo, piano and student strings and brass

Monday, February 10

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM Build Your Course with Learning Modules in Western Online (D2L)

Tuesday, February 11

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Writing Program ENG 180 Assessment
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Using Assessments in Desire2Learn
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Building a Campus Writing Culture
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM SketchUp Basics, Part I
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Study Abroad Informational Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM The Abolitionist Movie

Wednesday, February 12

All Day Lincoln's Birthday Holiday-University closed
All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Lincoln's Birthday Hours at the Spencer Student Recreation Center
7:00 PM 41st Annual Jazz Festival - Wednesday, Feb. 12 - jam session at Cafe Aroma.

Thursday, February 13

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM IPad Tips and Tricks
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Interviewing Preparation: What to do BEFORE the Interview!
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM SketchUp Basics, Part II
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Lead Series: Creating Community Among Your Group
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society Meeting
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Gulf Shores Alumni & Friends Social
7:00 PM Men's Basketball v North Dakota State - Conference Game

Friday, February 14

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Affirmative Action Administrative Internship Applications Due Today
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Desire2Learn Turnitin Plagiarism Tool
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM V-Day One Billion Rising for Justice Flash Mob
7:30 PM 41st Annual Jazz Festival - Feb. 14-15 - featuring guest guitarist Dave Stryker
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM "The Vagina Monologues" performance
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Studio Theatre - An Evening With Chekhov
8:30 PM - 4:30 PM Deadline for English & Journalism Scholarships
9:00 PM 2nd Annual WIU Chapter NAACP Masquerade Ball

Saturday, February 15

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 41st Annual Jazz Festival - Feb. 14-15 - featuring guest guitarist Dave Stryker
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Gallery Talk: The Illinois Art Project and Printmaking
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Horn Field Campus Outdoor Skills Seminar
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Men's Basketball v South Dakota State - conference game
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM "The Vagina Monologues" performance
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Studio Theatre - An Evening With Chekhov

Sunday, February 16

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
2:00 PM Canceled: Soul Food Festival
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM "The Vagina Monologues" performance
4:00 PM ***CANCELLED***WIU Faculty Recital: Michael Ericson, oboe
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Phoenix Alumni & Friends Social

Monday, February 17

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM 13th Annual Pre-Law Symposium
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM UUB Murder Mystery Dinner: Masquerade
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Lead Series: The Ins and Outs of Constitutions and Bylaws
7:00 PM - 3:00 PM Residence Hall Desk Assistant Application OPen

Tuesday, February 18

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Using Rubrics in Desire2Learn
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM John Cabot University Study Abroad Informational Meeting
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM Game Night with Latin American Student Organization!
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Slavery By Another Name

Wednesday, February 19

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Western Connect Suicide Prevention Training Program
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Skype & Telephone Interviewing
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Faculty meeting, English & Journalism
12:10 PM - 12:50 PM 4th Annual Four Men for Men's Health
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM Creating Quizzes in Western Online (D2L)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Semester at Sea Study Abroad Informational Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM School of Graduate Studies Spring 2014 Seminar Series
7:00 PM Black Student Association Fashion Show
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM UUB Cinema Documentary: A Place At The Table
7:30 PM Guest Recital: Robert Satterlee, piano

Thursday, February 20

All Day National Recreational Sports and Fitness Day
All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Quad Cities Campus Study Abroad Informational Meeting
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Guest Piano Masterclass: Robert Satterlee
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Coffee, Culture and Conversation
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM WIU vs. University of Denver Pregame Social & Men's Basketball Game
7:00 PM Women's Basketball v. Denver - Conference Game

Friday, February 21

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
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 - 6:00 PM Social Support after a Sexual Assault: A Social Network Approach
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Sigma Tau Delta Dinners & Conversations: Alisha White & A/r/tography
7:30 PM Annual WIU Showcase of Bands - Feb. 21-22
7:30 PM Betty's Summer Vacation

Saturday, February 22

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM Wellness Weekend
4:30 PM Women's Basketball v. University of South Dakota - Conference Game
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PAS Wine Tasting 2014
7:30 PM Betty's Summer Vacation
9:00 PM - 5:00 PM Annual WIU Showcase of Bands - Feb. 21-22

Sunday, February 23

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
All Day Last day for 60% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
7:00 AM - 1:30 PM Wellness Weekend
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM How Animals Are Staying Warm in Winter!
3:00 PM **CANCELLED** WIU Chamber Orchestra Concert - Richard Hughey, director
7:30 PM Graduate Student Recital: Vanessa Montelongo, horn

Monday, February 24

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
All Day Grade screens open for instructors to enter Early Warning Grades for Spring 2014
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Student Government Association Election Packets Available
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Introduction to JMP Statistical Discovery Software for Data Analysis and Visualization
7:00 PM International Week (Global Fashion Show)
7:00 PM Annual Cheryl J. Cohen Lecture Series

Tuesday, February 25

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Student Government Association Election Packets Available
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM QC Riverfront: Creating Quizzes in Western Online (D2L)
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM QC Riverfront: Creating Quizzes in Western Online (D2L)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Textbook Publishing
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM International Week (International Photography Exhibit)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Study Abroad Informational Meeting
4:30 PM Japanese Language Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Lead Series: What does YOUR social media say about YOU?
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Freedom Riders

Wednesday, February 26

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Student Government Association Election Packets Available
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM African American Literature Read-In
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Black History Month Read-In
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Qualitative Research Series I: The Qualitative Research Process: Key Components of Data Collection and Analysis
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Publishing Your Research Through an Academic Press
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Interest Meeting for faculty-led Study Abroad course Disney World Communication Culture
4:00 PM Western Illinois Magazine Staff Meeting
7:00 PM International Week: International Diaries with spoken word artist, Jinahie
7:30 PM Betty's Summer Vacation

Thursday, February 27

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Student Government Association Election Packets Available
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Using the iPad for Managing the Classroom
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Student Engagement and Philanthropy Day
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Get LINKED: Using LinkedIn for Your Job Search
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM International Week: Soup Stories for the Cultured Soul
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Charlie Wheeler, Public Affairs Reporting, U of Illinois-Springfield
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM Creating Quizzes in Western Online (D2L)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Introduction to JMP Statistical Discovery Software for Data Analysis and Visualization
7:00 PM Men's Basketball v Fort Wayne - Conference Game
7:30 PM Betty's Summer Vacation
7:30 PM Guest Recital: William Scharnberg, horn, Minjung Seo, piano and Randall Faust, horn

Friday, February 28

All Day 2014-2015 Housing Renewal - Open Renewal
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Bruner, Larner Writing Awards Deadline
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Workshop: Practical Responses to Aggression - Active Shooter
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Q&A with Dr. Kelly Ritter, Dept of English, U of Illinois
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Student Government Association Election Packets Due
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM UUB Cinema: Toy Story Marathon
7:30 PM Betty's Summer Vacation
7:30 PM Annual Concerto/Aria/Composition Competition Concert
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Magliocco lecture: Dr. Kelly Ritter, Professor of English, UIUC
9:00 PM - 11:55 PM Rocky After Dark: Midnight Mardi Gras
10:00 PM Black Student Association Scholarship Party


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