Tuesday, April 1

All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Journalism Day: Workshops CANCELLED
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM JT Timmons Lecture: The Skill Set for the 21st Century
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Journalism Day Keynote: Joe Poulos, "How Media Professionals of Tomorrow Can Prepare to Compete in a Global Media Marketplace"
12:30 PM - 8:00 PM Environmental Summit Lite
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM Journalism Day: Tours of Campus Studios CANCELLED
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Tips for Bicycling Well by Loran Erdmann, Employee Wellness
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Study Abroad Informational Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM SRA Weekly Walks by the River
4:30 PM Japanese Language Club
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Campus Recreation Student Recruitment Sessions
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM ALAS Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Lecture: "Why the WPA Was Not Enough for Chicago Women Artists"
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM LOL Comedy with Erin Jackson and NORE

Wednesday, April 2

All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM eCareer: Using Online Resources
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Mandatory Internship Meeting
3:00 PM Cello Student Recital - from the studio of Moises Molina
3:00 PM Agronomy Club Meeting
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Interest Meeting for faculty-led Study Abroad course Disney World Communication Culture
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Boiler Room Reading: Ashwood, Borota, & Lambach
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Physics Research Day
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM UNITY Meeting
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Mandatory Internship Meeting
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Campus Recreation Student Recruitment Sessions
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Western Wednesdays After-Hours Downtown Chicago
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Toastmasters Meeting
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Giving to Death: Postcolonial Responsibility and the Time of Ghosts
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Champaign Area Alumni & Friends Social
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Battle of the DJ's
7:00 PM UUB's Best Week Ever
7:30 PM WIU Faculty Chamber Music Series Concert V: Mixed Faculty Chamber Repertoire

Thursday, April 3

All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM Mandatory Internship Meeting
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM IDEAS Meeting
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Acing Your Interview
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM Johnathan Pontarelli, English teacher, Neuqua Valley HS
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM SGA Meeting
7:00 PM UUB's Best Week Ever
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Lead Series: Maintaining Your Beliefs Without Letting Them Be a Distraction
7:30 PM BCA Presents: Voiceplay
7:30 PM Graduate Jazz Lecture: Seth Fromal, Piano
7:30 PM Combined Student Recital: Luciana Hontila, violin & Joseph Valdes, violin with Younjung Cha, piano
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Slam Poetry: Overcoming Personal Challenges with Caroline Rothstein and Neil Hilborn

Friday, April 4

All Day Siblings Weekend 2014
All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
All Day University Art Gallery closed today.
8:00 AM FFA Livestock Judging Contest
8:30 AM - 2:45 PM 11th Annual WIU Secondary Science Education Conference
3:00 PM MOVED TO SATURDAY: Softball Doubleheader v. Fort Wayne
5:00 PM Combined Student Recital: Gallardo and Pessoa
7:30 PM Senior Combined Recital: Jerry Crockrell, flute/piccolo & Seth Brown, tuba with Liang-yu Wang, piano
8:00 PM Rocky After Dark: WestFest

Saturday, April 5

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM IHC Siblings' Weekend Rocky's Minions
8:15 AM 4-H Livestock Judging Contest
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2014 Color Craze 5K
10:00 AM Phi Mu Alpha Spring Recital
12:00 PM Softball DH v. Fort Wayne
1:00 PM Senior Recital: Amy Broadbent, piano
3:00 PM Student Combined Recital: James Christian, Baritone & Eli Roth, Cello and Minjung Seo, piano
5:00 PM Graduate Recital: Barksdale Bryant, trumpet
7:00 PM Black Alumni Black Tie Scholarship Gala
7:30 PM Faculty Recital: Istvan Szabo, viola and Tammie Walker, piano & guests

Sunday, April 6

All Day WIU Horn Festival 2014
11:00 AM Blackhawks vs. Blues Pregame Social & Hockey Game
12:00 PM SOFTBALL v Fort Wayne (rescheduled)

Monday, April 7

All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Academic Club for Engineering (ACE) Meeting

Tuesday, April 8

All Day University Art Gallery closed today.
All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM WIU School of Music Student Showcase Convocation performance
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM SRA Weekly Walks by the River
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM What is Equity? Panel discussion
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Japanese Language Club
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Viola Student Recital - from the studio of Istvan Szabo
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM English & Journalism Awards Night

Wednesday, April 9

All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CITR Workshop: Strategies for Creating a Positive Video Conferencing Classroom Experience
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Disability Culture Day
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Humanities and a Liberal Arts Ed
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Baseball v University of Illinois-Springfield
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Study Abroad Informational Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Writing about Art: Words that Help and Words that Hurt
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM MTV's Guy and Girl Code Comedy Event
7:30 PM [Rescheduled for Apr. 15] - WIU Percussion Ensemble Concert
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Reframing Disability

Thursday, April 10

All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM Visiting Artist Lecture: Erin Raedeke
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Resumes 201: Perfecting Your Document
12:30 PM Film and Discussion: "Curing" Gays - Understanding Conversion Therapy
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Coffee, Culture and Conversation
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Grad Prep Day-- Quad Cities Campus
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Grad Prep Day
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Visiting Artist Painting Demo: Erin Raedeke
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Working with Staffing Agencies
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM English & Journalism Writing Faculty Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM SGA Meeting
4:30 PM Challenges and Opportunities in China
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Visiting Artist Gallery Talk by Erin Raedeke
7:30 PM WIU Chamber Winds and Chamber Players - Mike Fansler and Matt Thomas, directors

Friday, April 11

All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM RPTA: Professional Development Conference
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Grad Prep Day-- Macomb Campus
3:30 PM Discover Western-Quad Cities
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Lead Series: CTRL+ALT+deLEAD
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM World Cup Soccer Tournament
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Relay for Life of Western Illinois University
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM SGA Casino Night
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM 25th Annual Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational Track and Field Banquet
7:30 PM Oklahoma!
7:30 PM "Fluffy Guy" Gabriel Iglesias

Saturday, April 12

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Lawn Mower Repair Clinic
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM 25th Annual Lee Calhoun Memorial Invitational Track and Field Plaza Dedication Ceremony
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Leatherneck Football Golf Outing
11:00 AM Student Combined Recital: Eli Roth, cello & David Whiting, cello
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM World Cup Soccer Tournament
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Join SRA for a Bowling Fun Day!
1:00 PM Student Combined Recital: Jordan DePatis, Baritone
3:00 PM Senior Recital: Amanda Miller, trumpet
5:00 PM Combined Student Recital: Hannah Kermott & Brian Drews, Clarinet
7:00 PM Annual Bruce Craddock Memorial Spring Football Game
7:30 PM Masterworks Concert featuring the Symphony Orchestra, University Singers and Concert Choir performing the music of Johannes Brahms
7:30 PM Oklahoma!

Sunday, April 13

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Easter Egg Hunt
1:00 PM Senior Recital: Armando Mejia, trombone
3:00 PM Student Combined Recital: Samantha Flores, cello & student musicians
5:00 PM Flute Student Recital - from the studio of John McMurtery
7:30 PM Graduate Jazz Lecture/Recital: Seth Fromal - Sallee 101

Monday, April 14

All Day I Heart WIU Purple and Gold Day Contest
All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM Online Lamb Sale
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Academic Club for Engineering (ACE) Meeting
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM SRA Meeting
7:30 PM Graduate Jazz Recital: Aaron Kippola, saxophone & Seth Fromal, piano

Tuesday, April 15

All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
All Day I Heart WIU Purple and Gold Day Contest
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Free Sun Damage Screening
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM SOBAT Meeting
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM LASSO Meeting
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM LASSO Meeting
1:00 PM Graduate Choral Conducting Recital: Ethan Ivey
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Study Abroad Informational Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Blackout Poetry Party for National Poetry Month
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM SRA Weekly Walks by the River
4:30 PM Japanese Language Club
5:00 PM Double Bass Student Recital - from the studio of Matthew Hughes
5:00 PM Ag Olympics
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Jackie Robinson Wiffle Ball Tournament
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM UUB Issues and Ideas with Daniel Packard: The Dirty Truth About Love & Sex
7:30 PM WIU Percussion Ensemble Concert - Rick Kurasz, director - rescheduled from April 9
7:30 PM **CANCELLED** Faculty Recital: Jeffrey Brown, piano

Wednesday, April 16

All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
All Day I Heart WIU Purple and Gold Day Contest
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM Thomas E. Helm Undergraduate Research Day
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Reading Federico Garcia Lorca
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Interviewing Techniques: Be a STAR
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM "Bitter Seeds" Film Screening
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM ALAS Meeting
3:00 PM Agronomy Club Meeting
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Native Americans in the Attic
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM How to Navigate USAJobs
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM E&J writing faculty meeting
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Evening Hours at the Career Development Center
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Toastmasters Meeting
6:00 PM Ag Banquet
7:30 PM Oklahoma!
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Jazz Studio Orchestra (JSO) Concert - John Cooper, director

Thursday, April 17

All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
All Day I Heart WIU Purple and Gold Day Contest
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM UNITY Meeting
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM IDEAS Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM SGA Meeting
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM University Art Gallery Garden Party
7:30 PM Oklahoma!
7:30 PM *** MOVED to Thursday, May 1 at 5pm***Faculty Recital: Julieta Mihai, violin & Liang-yu Wang, piano

Friday, April 18

All Day I Heart WIU Purple and Gold Day Contest
All Day Advance registration for Fall/Summer 2014
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM The Clothesline Project Display
5:00 PM Graduate Recital: Alexandru Malaimare, violin & Liang-yu Wang, piano
7:30 PM Oklahoma!

Saturday, April 19

All Day I Heart WIU Purple and Gold Day Contest
10:00 AM BCA Season 2014-15 Preview Event
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Graduate Recital: Arum Kim, cello & Liang-yu Wang, piano
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM English & Journalism Spring Picnic
1:00 PM Student Combined Recital: Rachel Levison & Anne Van Speybroeck, clarinet
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Sr. Honors College Project Recital: Angeline Sullivan, Bassoon
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Graduate Recital: Laura Reynolds, clarinet
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Graduate Recital: Angela Holguin, cello

Sunday, April 20

All Day I Heart WIU Purple and Gold Day Contest

Monday, April 21

All Day I Heart WIU Purple and Gold Day Contest
All Day Open registration begins for Fall/Summer 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Academic Club for Engineering (ACE) Meeting
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM OSA Leadership Award Ceremony

Tuesday, April 22

All Day I Heart WIU Purple and Gold Day Contest
2:00 PM CONVOCATION: LaMoine Brass Quintet - Lecture/Recital
3:00 PM Softball Doubleheader v. Valparaiso
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM SRA Weekly Walks by the River
4:30 PM Japanese Language Club
5:30 PM Piano Studio Recital: Students of Tammie Walker & Jeffery Brown
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Lead Series: Global Citizenship
7:00 PM - 6:00 PM Earth Day screening of Growing Cities, a documentary film about urban agriculture.
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Laugh Your Stress Away: Stress Management and Apps for Wellness
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Panel: When It Happens - The Campus Response to Sexual Assault
7:30 PM Brass Ensemble Concert - THE WESTERN BRASS - Randall Faust, director and John Mindeman, guest conductor

Wednesday, April 23

All Day I Heart WIU Purple and Gold Day Contest
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM WIU Authors Reception
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Study Abroad Informational Meeting
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM Center for Performing Arts Announcement
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Corbinstock
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Marketing Club Executive Board Elections!
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Toastmasters Meeting
7:00 PM Guillaume Apolinaire "Le Mal-Aime"

Thursday, April 24

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Get LINKED: Using LinkedIn for Your Job Search
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Cultural Cafe "Brazil"
3:00 PM "Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead" Film Screening
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM SGA Meeting
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Funding Our Future: A Minority Scholarship Event
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Grad Blast
7:30 PM WIU Vocal Jazz Concert
7:30 PM Spring Gala Dance Concert

Friday, April 25

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM National Poetry Month Reading Celebrating Creative Writing at WIU
1:00 PM Student Jazz Recital: William Moton, alto saxophone & Mason Moss, piano
2:00 PM SCHEDULE CHANGE: Baseball v Fort Wayne; Doubelheader beginning Friday at 2:00
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM Outdoor Fun with Paintball
5:00 PM WIU President's International String Quartet
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Flash-the-Bash Poetry Contest
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Centennial Honors College Scholarship Extravaganza
7:30 PM WIU University Band Concert
7:30 PM Spring Gala Dance Concert

Saturday, April 26

7:00 AM Purple & Gold Day Rocky Run
9:00 AM Alpha Gamma Sigma 15th Annual Golf Outing
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Alpha Phi Omega Co-ed National Service Fraternity: Annual Youth Service Day: Kiddieland
12:00 PM Baseball Doubleheader v Fort Wayne
5:00 PM WIU Chamber Orchestra Concert - Richard Hughey, conductor - First Presbyterian Church, Macomb
7:30 PM BCA Presents: Liam Teague With the WIU Steel Band
7:30 PM Spring Gala Dance Concert
7:30 PM BCA Presents: The WIU Steel Band with special guest Liam Teague

Sunday, April 27

12:00 PM CANCELED; SUNDAY'S GAME: Baseball v Fort Wayne
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM WIU Horn Field Campus Nature Walk
3:00 PM WIU Choirs Student Conductors Concert
5:00 PM WIU Organ Studio Recital - from the studio of Linda Andrews - First Presbyterian Church, Macomb

Monday, April 28

All Day Grade screens open for instructors to enter Final Grades for Spring 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Academic Club for Engineering (ACE) Meeting
5:30 PM WIU Guitar Ensembles Recital - George Turner, director
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM SRA Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM Lecture: Bewitched, Backward, and Burned Up: Jewish Children in Medieval Christian Miracles
8:00 PM Student Combined Recital: Jim Buennig and Michael Kennedy, Saxophone

Tuesday, April 29

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Lynne Wayne and Steve Kaesdorf Retirement Reception
2:00 PM Student Composers Concert Convocation
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Eat Local Food! Grow your own!
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Study Abroad Informational Meeting
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Cinco De Mayo
3:30 PM - 7:00 PM Counseling Association Manage Your Stress Week
4:30 PM Japanese Language Club
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM ALAS Meeting
7:30 PM WIU Jazz Band Concert - Kevin Nichols, director

Wednesday, April 30

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Study Abroad Interest Meeting
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Baseball v St. Ambrose
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM UNITY Meeting
5:00 PM Keynote presentation: A native American/First Nations Inter-nation-al perspective on indigenous health time
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Lead Series: Millenials Entering the Workforce
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Springfield Legislative and Alumni & Friends Social
7:30 PM WIU Concert Band Spring Concert - Matt Thomas, conductor
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Outdoor Movie: Ride Along


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