March 3, 2008
08-043

Jennifer Tanner
Communications Specialist

Lidia Bor Student Intern

March Events

VALDOSTA - A variety of VSU departments and units are holding events this month. From musical performances to lessons on speaking Italian, there will be plenty to do at VSU.

Monday, March 3
1:30 - 4:30 p.m., Partners for Campus Excellence (Day 1UC Rose Room)
3:30 - 5 p.m., Advising Roundtable, Library Rm. 1604
5-7 p.m., Centennial Student Art Competition Reception and Awards Ceremony, Odum Library

Tuesday, March 4
9 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Partners for Campus Excellence (Day 2), UC Rose Room
3:30 - 5 p.m., Advising Roundtable, Library 1604
6:30 - 8 p.m., Wake up Your Landscape, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484
7 - 8:30 p.m., Video Editing with Adobe Premiere Elements, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484
7 - 9 p.m., Intermediate Ballroom Dancing, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484
7 - 9 p.m., Faculty Recital, Whitehead Auditorium

Wednesday, March 5
9 - 10 a.m., Secon Resume Workshop, Powell Hall West, call Career Services at 333-5942
5 - 6 p.m., Secon Resume Workshop, Powell Hall West, call Career Services at 333-5942
7 p.m., Faculty Student Colloquia features Greg Kean presenting “An Introduction to Natural Products: The Taxol Story,” sponsored by Chemistry and Dr. Thomas Manning
7 - 9 p.m., Beginning Ballroom Dancing, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484

Thursday, March 6
8:30 - 10:45 a.m., Communication & Conflict Management (Day 1), UC Rose Room
4 - 5 p.m., Science Seminar Series features Nicole Faulk of Georgia Power presenting “Nuclear - Clean Energy for the Future,” Powell Hall Auditorium
4 - 5 p.m., Essential Italian II, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484
5 - 9:00 p.m., Defensive Driving
5 - 6 p.m., Secon Interview Workshop, Powell Hall West, call Career Services at 333-5942
7 - 8:30 p.m., Image Improvements and Modifications with Adobe Premiere Elements, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484
7:30 - 9 p.m., Jazz Faculty Combo, Whitehead Auditorium

Friday, March 7
10 a.m. - noon, Campus Excellence Student Training, UC Dogwood Room
12:30-1:30 p.m., Campus Wellness Lunch & Learn “Cooking Healthy,” in the UC Rose Room, call (229) 259-5101
Tuesday, March 11
8:30 - 10:45 a.m., Communication & Conflict Management (Day 2), UC Cypress Room
5:30 - 8:30 p.m., MAT Testing, Powell Hall Auditorium, call (229) 245-3878
7 - 9 p.m., Intermediate Ballroom Dancing, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484

Wednesday, March 12
7 - 9 p.m., Beginning Ballroom Dancing, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484

Thursday, March 13
8:30 - 10:45 a.m., Communication & Conflict Management (Day 3), UC Rose Room
4 - 5 p.m., Essential Italian II, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484
7 - 8:30 p.m., Image Improvements and Modifications with Adobe Premiere Elements, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484

Saturday, March 15
7 p.m., Alumni Relations hosts a St. Patricks Day event at the American Legion on Williams St.

Sunday, March 16
3-4:30 p.m., Double Reed Studio Ensembles, Whitehead Auditorium

Monday - Friday, March 17-21
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., VSU Student Competition Exhibition, Fine Arts Gallery

Tuesday, March 18
Noon - 1 p.m., Secon Interview Workshop, Powell Hall West, call Career Services at 333-5942
6:30 - 8 p.m., May Flowers and April Showers, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484
7 - 9 p.m., Intermediate Ballroom Dancing, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484
7:30 - 9 p.m., Trombone and Percussion Ensembles, Whitehead Auditorium

Wednesday, March 19
9 - 10 p.m., Secon Job Search Workshop, Powell Hall West, call Career Services at 333-5942
7 - 9 p.m., Beginning Ballroom Dancing, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484

Thursday - Wednesday, March 20-26
7:30 - 9:30 p.m., Arms and the Man, Sawyer Theater
3 - 5 p.m., Arms and the Man, Sawyer Theater (on Sunday only)

Thursday, March 20
9 - 11:30 a.m., Spring Health and Wellness Fair, Pedestrian Mall
11 a.m. - noon, Secon Etiquette Workshop, Powell Hall West, call Career Services at 333-5942
4 - 5 p.m., Science Seminar Series features Dr. Jemal Mohammed-Awel & Kebenesh W. Blayneh, VSU Department of Math and Computer Science, presenting “Vector-Borne Diseases and Emergence of Pesticide Resistance,” Powell Hall Auditorium
4 - 5 p.m., Essential Italian II, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484
5 - 6p.m., Secon Resume Workshop, Powell Hall West, call Career Services at 333-5942
7 p.m., The Philosophy and Religious Studies Club hosts "The Sufi Music of Latif Bolat," a lecture, concert and reception in the Hugh C. Bailey Science Center

Friday, March 21
5 p.m., The Philosophy and Religious Studies Club hosts "The Sufi Music of Latif Bolat," a concert at Hildegards, Central Avenue downtown Valdosta

Monday - Friday, March 24-28
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., VSU Student Competition Exhibition, Fine Arts Gallery
1:30 - 4:30 p.m., Leading and Developing Others (Day 1), UC Rose Room

Tuesday, March 25
9 - 11 a.m., MS Office 2007, Pine Hall Computer Lab
1 p.m. - 5 p.m., James H. Rainwater, Spring Career Expo, call Career Services at 333-5942
1:30 - 4:30 p.m., Leading and Developing Others (Day 2), UC Rose Room
7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Intermediate Ballroom Dancing, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484

Wednesday, March 26
9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Progressive Insurance Company-Campus Interviews, Powell Hall West, call Career Services at 333-5942
1:30 - 4:30 p.m., Leading and Developing Others (Day 3), UC Rose Room
6-7 p.m., Copper Chef Competition: Baseball Coach Greg Guilliams vs Football Coach Earl Chambers at Palms Dining Center
7 - 9 p.m., Beginning Ballroom Dancing, Regional Center for Continuing Education, call (229) 245-6484
7:30 p.m, the 26th Annual Connell Lecture features Dr. Mary Schweitzer of North Carolina State University, who will present "Tyrannosaurus rex under the microscope: a new look at an old dinosaur," in Whitehead Auditorium

Friday, March 28
7 p.m., 32nd Annual International Dinner, sponsored by the Society for International Students and the LCOBA International Business, will be held at St. John’s Catholic Church, 800 Gornto Rd., Valdosta

Saturday, March 29
8 p.m., The Valdosta Symphony Orchestra presents "Opera Overtures, Scenes and Arias," in Whitehead Auditorium

Sunday, March 30
8 - 11 p.m., Opera Overtures, Scenes, and Arias, Whitehead Auditorium

Thursday, March 27
4 - 5 p.m., Science Seminar Series features Dr. Joseph O’Brien, USDA Forest Service, presenting “Connecting Wildland Fire Fuel Heterogeneity with Fire Behavior and Forest Ecology,” Powell Hall Auditorium

Monday, March 31
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., VSU Student Competition Exhibition, Fine Arts Gallery
7:30 - 9 p.m., Jazz Combos, Whitehead Auditorium