Saturday, December 1

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Cookies With Santa and His Reindeer
2:00 PM The First Annual HOLIDAY FESTIVAL OF MUSIC - featuring WIU and Macomb Community Ensembles - matinee performance at 2pm and evening performance at 7:30pm.
7:30 PM The First Annual HOLIDAY FESTIVAL OF MUSIC - featuring WIU and Macomb Community Ensembles - matinee performance at 2pm and evening performance at 7:30pm.
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM BFA Senior Showcase

Sunday, December 2

11:00 AM Clarinet Choirs Recital - Eric Ginsberg, faculty adviser
1:00 PM Clarinet Studio Recital - students of Eric Ginsberg
3:00 PM Guest Recital: Ensemble Troost (Kansas City, MO)
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Women's Basketball vs Austin Peay
5:00 PM Classical Guitar Ensemble Recital - under the direction of George Turner
6:00 PM Senior Recital: Leonel Villareal, baritone - First Presbyterian Church, Macomb - student of Dr. Penelope Shumate
7:30 PM Jazz Guitar Ensemble Recital - under the direction of George Turner

Monday, December 3

4:00 PM Tips on Preparing for Finals: Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

Tuesday, December 4

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM International Coffee Hour - Cameroon
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Art Gallery Reception: Dr. Ho-Jung Nam, Visiting Scholar
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Arabic Club
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Marketing Club
7:00 PM Finance Club Meetings
7:30 PM Cello Ensemble Concert - under the direction of Dr. Moises Molina

Wednesday, December 5

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Study Smart
2:00 PM Analytics and Economics Student Association
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM WIU's Malpass Library to Host Therapy Dogs for Studying Students
3:00 PM School of Agriculture Director's Round Table Discussion
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
5:00 PM Computer Science Association (CSA) Meeting
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Women in Business Meeting
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Western Wednesdays After-Hours December 2018
7:30 PM An Evening of Czech Chamber Music featuring School of Music students and faculty - part of the WIU Czech Centenary Music Festival - First Presbyterian Church, Macomb

Thursday, December 6

3:00 PM Fall MUS109 Opera Workshop Showcase: Lyric Theatre Scenes (open to the public) - Browne Hall 130
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Scholarly Communication 101: Choosing the Right Conferences, Journals and Publishers
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Alpha Gamma Sigma (AGS) Fundraiser @ Diamond Dave's
5:30 PM Senior Jazz Studies Recital: Jason Hartley, guitar w/student combo
7:30 PM Saxophone Studio Recital - students of John Vana
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Winter Danceworks Concert

Friday, December 7

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM ECDP Presents Fall 2018 Friday Faculty Spotlight
7:30 PM WIU Symphony Orchestra Concert featuring Dr. Brisa de Paula, bassoon and Dr. Jena Gardner, horn - Dr. Richard Hughey, conductor
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Winter Danceworks Concert

Saturday, December 8

11:00 AM Graduate Jazz Studies Recital: Aaron Krings, bass with Jason Thrweatt, tenor saxophone & Jason Hartley, guitar
1:00 PM WIU Music Therapy Association Student Recital
3:00 PM Student Vocal Recital: Parker Carls, soprano and Isabelle DeBold, soprano
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Men's Basketball vs Eastern Illinois
7:30 PM Wind Ensemble and Concert Band Winter Concert - Dr. Mike Fansler and Dr. Matt Thomas, conductrors
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Winter Danceworks Concert

Sunday, December 9

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Winter Danceworks Concert
3:00 PM WIU Community Music School Piano, Vocal and String Orchestra Student Recital

Monday, December 10

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Final Exams

Tuesday, December 11

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Final Exams

Wednesday, December 12

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Final Exams

Thursday, December 13

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Final Exams

Friday, December 14

8:00 AM Board of Trustees Meeting
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Final Exams
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Academic Honors Convocation
7:00 PM Residence Halls Close for Winter Break

Saturday, December 15

9:30 AM - 3:00 PM Graduate/Undergraduate Commencement

Monday, December 17

All Day Grade screens close at noon. Instructors may no longer enter Final Grades for Fall 2018 after noon.

Tuesday, December 18

All Day Grades available on STARS

Thursday, December 20

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Men's Basketball vs Chicago State
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Las Vegas Alumni & Friends Social and Women's Basketball Game

Monday, December 24

All Day University Closed

Tuesday, December 25

All Day University Closed

Wednesday, December 26

All Day University Closed

Thursday, December 27

All Day University Closed

Friday, December 28

All Day University Closed

Saturday, December 29

All Day University Closed

Sunday, December 30

All Day University Closed

Monday, December 31

All Day University Closed


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