Wednesday, February 1

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Housing Renewal (Group Moves)
3:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Study Abroad Fair
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM February 2017 Chicago Western Wednesdays After-Hours in Homewood
7:30 PM FIRST WEDNESDAY: WIU Faculty Chamber Music Series Concert III: Mixed Chamber Repertoire

Thursday, February 2

All Day Housing Renewal (Graduate Students & Seniors)
7:30 PM Guest/Faculty Recital: "Music Between the Wars" - Katherine Wolfe, violin and Liang-yu Wang, piano

Friday, February 3

All Day Housing Renewal (Juniors)
All Day Housing Renewal (Juniors)

Saturday, February 4

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM WIU Women's Basletball vs. Omaha
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM WIU Men's Basketball vs. University of Nebraska Omaha

Sunday, February 5

All Day Last day for 80% refund/credit for total university withdrawal

Monday, February 6

All Day Housing Renewal (Sophomores)

Tuesday, February 7

All Day Leland Essay Contest: Win Cash and Publication!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Executive In Residence: James Leahy
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM First Year Experience Peer Mentor Interest Meetings

Wednesday, February 8

All Day Leland Essay Contest: Win Cash and Publication!
All Day Housing Renewal (Freshman)
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Executive In Residence: James Leahy
12:00 PM The Camerata Woodwind Quintet perform at the WIU Art Gallery, in conjunction with the Fred Jones Exhibit "Ways of Seeing Landscapes"
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Starving the Beast: WIU Open Community early screening 2/8/17
3:00 PM French Conversation Hour
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Starving the Beast: WIU Open Community screening 2/8/17

Thursday, February 9

All Day Housing Renewal (Open Renewal)
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Leland Essay Contest: Win Cash and Publication!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
7:30 PM Faculty Recital: Emily Hart, oboe and Minjung Seo, piano

Friday, February 10

All Day Leland Essay Contest: Win Cash and Publication!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Game Studies Group: Cultural Representation of Vikings
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM The Vagina Monologues Presented by VDAY WIU Women's Center
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM UCAB

Saturday, February 11

All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Ag Mech Club's 47th Annual Farm Expo
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM School of Agriculture Alumni Social
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM The Vagina Monologues Presented by VDAY WIU Women's Center
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM UCAB: University Theatre Cabaret

Sunday, February 12

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Last day for 70% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Ag Mech Club's 47th Annual Farm Expo
1:00 PM Student Recital: Nathan Ankrom, percussion and Ethan Nueva, horn with Minjung Seo, piano and Student Guests
1:30 PM - 6:00 PM The Vagina Monologues Presented by VDAY WIU Women's Center

Monday, February 13

All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day LINCOLN'S BIRTHDAY - UNIVERSITY CLOSED
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM Lincoln's Birthday Ski Trip

Tuesday, February 14

All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM WIU Men's Basketball vs. Denver

Wednesday, February 15

All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
3:00 PM French Conversation Hour
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM First Year Experience Peer Mentor Interest Meetings
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM WIU Women's Basketball vs. South Dakota State University

Thursday, February 16

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!

Friday, February 17

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
5:00 PM Family Fun Night and National Premiere of "Dream Big"
7:30 PM The 44th Annual WIU Jazz Festival with special guest artist Chris Vadala, tenor saxophone

Saturday, February 18

All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
4:00 PM Western Illinois University chapter of the American Guild of Organists Fundraiser Performance with Linda Andrews, organist and Anna Wagner, piano

Sunday, February 19

All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
1:00 PM Graduate Recital: Brian Kalina, piano
3:00 PM Centennial Honors College Project Recital: Maureen Doran, flute with Po-Chuan Chiang and Minjung Seo, piano & the WIU Flute Studio
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Tucson Alumni & Friends Social

Monday, February 20

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Discover Western Open House
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM WIU QC Engineering Week Kick-Off Event
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM FILM CLUB SCREENING: Bedtime Story

Tuesday, February 21

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
7:30 AM - 8:45 AM WIU QC Engineering Week Community Open House
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Cultural Connections--Communication in Relationships
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM WIU QC Engineering Week Women in Engineering Panel
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM National Parks Speaker Series: Geology in the National Parks
7:30 PM An "All-Steinway School" Fundraiser featuring faculty piano performances and special guests

Wednesday, February 22

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM WIU FFA Chapter Pancake Breakfast
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM School of Engineering Lunch and Learn with Scott Hutter
3:00 PM French Conversation Hour
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM WIU Engineering Alumni Panel
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Phoenix Alumni & Friends Social
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM WIU Women's Basketball vs. Fort Wayne
7:30 PM Guest Recital: Ariadne Greif, soprano and Liang-yu Wang, piano

Thursday, February 23

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM International Game Night
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM WIU Men's Basketball vs. University of South Dakota

Friday, February 24

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lego SumoBot Competition
7:30 PM WIU Annual Showcase of Bands 2017 - Wind Ensemble Concert, Mike Fansler, conductor with special guest conductor, James F. Keene
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Theatre: Time Stands Still

Saturday, February 25

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
1:00 PM WIU Annual Showcase of Bands - Showcase Bands with special guest conductor, James F. Keene, 1:00pm
4:00 PM WIU Annual Showcase of Bands - Honor Band and Concert Band Concert with special guest conductors, 4pm
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM WIU Women's Basketball vs. University of South Dakota
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM WIU Men's Basketball vs. Fort Wayne
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Theatre: Time Stands Still

Sunday, February 26

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day Last day for 60% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
3:00 PM WIU Chamber Orchestra Concert - Richard Hughey, conductor

Monday, February 27

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Grade screens open for instructors to enter Early Warning Grades for Spring 2017
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM English Department Open House
3:30 PM Social Entrepreneurship Salon
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM FILM CLUB SCREENING in Honor of Black History Month: Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution
7:30 PM Guest Recital: Jose Gobbo, guitar

Tuesday, February 28

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM English Department Open House
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Returned Peace Corps Volunteers highlight cross-cultural stories from service
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Peace Corps Storytellers at WIU
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM The 2017 Gabler Lecture: The Five Converging Forces Bringing Geography to the World


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