Executive Vice President and Provost
The Study Abroad Center will provide information about study abroad scholarship opportunities.
Visiting artists Jesse Krebs, clarinet, Brian Kubin, cello, and Ilia Radoslavov, piano will present a recital. The trio serves on the faculty at Truman State University and have celebrated successful careers as performers and educators individually and collaboratively. This event is free and open to the public.
"Reinventing the World" is a series for all those who want to know the good news about how we can reinvent the world to make it work better for all of us. This three-part series of documentaries with host Des Kennedy looks at some of the biggest challenges facing us today - work and time, food, and urban sustainability - and how innovative thinkers and doers from the famous to the obscure, from Berkeley to Sao Paolo, Brazil, are coming up with some of the ways of getting there from here.
Ellen J. Kennedy will present “Burma: Democracy or Genocide?" This is the story of Burmese activist Ang San Suu Kyi, whose life
encompasses Burma’s political and ethnic turmoil, including her father’s assassination; the targeting of the Rohinga, Karen and Karenni people; and the powerful pro-democracy movement. Kennedy is the founder and executive director of World Without Genocide at William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, Minn. She is a winner of the Anne Frank Center’s Outstanding Citizen Award.
This presentation is in conjunction with the "Tents of Witness" exhibit at various places across campus during the week of March 11. These events are organized and sponsored by UNI-STAND and the UNi Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education.
Jessica Valenti will be the keynote speaker for Women’s History Month. She is the author of the book "Why Have Kids?" which is serving as the inspiration for this year’s theme of Modern Parenthood. Valenti is a well-respected figure in women’s and gender studies with a national reputation.
Tax return preparation service; no appointment necessary. Room 223 will open at 4:30 p.m. You are encouraged to arrive early to allow students sufficient time to complete your return. Only a limited number of returns will be completed each night.
Taxpayers seeking assistance should bring: social security cards for the taxpayer, spouse, and dependents; valid photo identification; a copy of last year’s tax returns; Form W-2, "Wage and Tax Statement," from each employer; Forms 1099, for such things as interest or dividends; a list of other income and expenses; Form 1098-T, tuition payment statement; Form 1098-E, student loan interest statement; banking information for automatic deposit of refund; and all other information pertinent to the 2012 tax return.
Faculty Senate regular meeting
"Tents of Witness: Genocide and Conflict," created by World Without Genocide at William Mitchell College of Law (St. Paul, MN), will feature six tents, each featuring the story of a different genocide or other mass atrocity crime: American Indians, Argentina, Bosnia, Cambodia, Darfur and Rwanda. This exhibit, which will be on view at three different locations across campus, is free and open to the public.
Faculty Development: Creative Controversy--A Classroom Strategy for Critical Thinking, Collaborative Learning and Small Group DiscussionSubmitted by Anonymous on Mon, 03/11/2013 - 11:00am
Susan Hill will introduce and discuss David and Roger Johnson’s “Creative Controversy,” a step-by-step small group process that requires participants to engage multiple perspectives on a controversial issue.
Unbelievable, electrifying, and gifted, Comedy Central fave and "fluffy guy" Gabriel Iglesias comes to the Gallagher-Bluedorn for a hilarious high-octane evening of stand up!
Gabriel Iglesias has been described as unbelievably witty, electrifying, and a talented performer who has the ability to consistently deliver a uniquely hilarious comedy experience – from start to finish – in every venue he performs in. His high-octane show is a sure-fire hit, a mixture of storytelling, parodies, characters and sound effects that bring all his personal experiences to life. Gabriel's clean and animated comedy style has earned national crossover appeal, making him popular among fans of all ages. Ask anyone who has seen him in concert and you will probably hear the same thing, "Fluffy was SO funny!"