March 2, 2009
09-036

Jennifer Tanner
Communications Specialist

Natalie Quinn, Student Intern

March at a Glance

Mar 2-6
8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. - Society of Illustrators: 50th Annual Exhibition, Fine Arts Gallery

Mar 4-8
TBA - Women’s and Men’s Basketball at GSC Tournament, 229-333-5890

Mar 4,11,18 and 25
Noon-1 p.m. - Mini Focus Café Luncheon, Baptist Collegiate (students only)

Mar 26-31
7:30-8:30 p.m. - ON THE VERGE or The Geography of Yearning, Lab Theatre, 229-333-5820

Mar 23-27, 30 and 31
8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. - VSU Student Art Competition, Fine Arts Gallery, 229-333-5981

Mar 1
1 p.m. - Baseball vs. Tampa, Billy Grant Field, 229-333-5890
1 p.m. - Tennis Fund Raiser Tournament, 229-333-5890
3 p.m. - Valdosta Symphony Orchestra Family Concert, Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804

Mar 2
1:15-2:15 p.m. - Understanding the Fair Labor Act, Plant Ops Training Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
3-4 p.m. - Understanding the Fair Labor Act, Rose Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)

Mar 3
7-10 a.m. - Midterm Study Session, UC Rose Room, 229-333-5942 (students only)
8:30-10a.m. - Basic Computer Skills Level II (option 1), Pine Hall Computer Lab, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
10:15-11:45 a.m. - Basic Computer Skills Level II (option 2), Pine Hall Computer Lab, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. - Green Gardening, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
3-5 p.m. - Contribute Basics, Pine Hall Computer Lab, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
5-6 p.m. - Secon Interviewing Workshop, Powell Hall-West, 229-333-5942 (students only)
6-7:30 p.m. - Advanced Single-Family and Small Rental Property Inventing, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
6-9 p.m. - Essentials of Human Resource Management, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
6:30-8:30 p.m. - Exploring Acrylics, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
7:30 p.m. - Faculty Recital, Joren Cain, saxophone, Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804
10:30-11:30 p.m. - Advanced Swimming Lessons, indoor pool at VSU Student Rec Center, 229-333-5674

Mar 4
9 a.m.-noon - Advertising and Marketing with Impact, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
9-10 a.m. - Secon Resume Construction Workshop, Powell Hall-West, 229-333-5942 (students only)
2-3:30 p.m. - Effective Use of PowerPoint, Pine Hall Computer Lab, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
7-9 p.m. - Deal or No Deal, UC Rose Room, 229-333-5674 (students only)

Mar 5
8:30-9:30 a.m. - Conflict Resolution Resources on Campus Info Sessions, Plant Ops Training Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
10-11 a.m. - Conflict Resolution Resources on Campus Info Sessions, North Campus Auditorium, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
Noon-1p.m. - Conflict Resolution Resources on Campus Info Session, Cypress Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
2 p.m. - Men’s Tennis vs. Auburn-Montgomery, 229-333-5890
2 p.m. - Women’s Tennis vs. Auburn-Montgomery, 229-333-5890
7:30 p.m.- Student Recital, Steven Butler (trumpet), Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804

Mar 6
8:15 a.m.-4:15 p.m. - New Employee Orientation, Rose Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
9-10 a.m. - Conflict Resolution on Campus Info Sessions, Library Auditorium, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
10 a.m. - Men’s Tennis vs. Tennessee-Martin, Valdosta Tennis Court, 229-333-5890
10 a.m. - Women’s Tennis vs. Tennessee- Martin, Valdosta Tennis Court, 229-333-5890
7:30 p.m. - VSO Honors Recital, Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804

Mar 7
All Day - Baseball hosts Tampa University (30th Anniversary of National Championship Team Recognition), 229-333-5890
8:45 a.m. - 2 p.m. - Court Reporters Spring 2009 Workshop, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
1 p.m. - Baseball vs. Tiffin, Billy Grant Field, 229-333-5890
4 p.m. - Baseball vs. Tiffin, Bully Grant Field, 229-333-5890
7 p.m. - Baseball vs. Tiffin, Billy Grant Field, 229-333-5890

Mar 8
AFLAC Day at BGF - Baseball hosts Tampa-AFLAC Race Car on Display, 229-333-5890
3 p.m. - Student Recital, Tiffany Ervin (trombone), Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804

Mar 9
9 a.m.-noon - Leading and Developing Others (day one), Plant Ops Training Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
7:30 p.m. - Student Recital, Sharah Terry(flute) and Kimberly Tucker (piano), Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804

Mar 10
8:30-10 a.m. - Basic Computer Skills Level II (option 1), Pine Hall Computer Lab, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
9 a.m.- noon - Leading and Developing Others (day 2), Plant Ops Training Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
10:15-11:45 p.m. - Basic Computer Skills Level II (option 2), Pine Hall Computer Lab, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
11:30 a.m.-1p.m. - Penny-Saving Perennials, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
1-2:30 p.m. - Accessibility in Online Classes, Library HUB Space, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
1:30-3 p.m. - DL Accessibility in Online Courses, Odum Library Room HUB 2, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
7:30 p.m. - Faculty Recital, Larry Scully (piano), Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804

Mar 11
8 a.m.-noon - Lean Six Sigma White Belt, Library Room 1480, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
9 a.m.-noon - Leading and Developing Others (day three), Plant Ops Training Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
9-10 a.m. - Secon Job Search Workshop, Powell Hall-West, 229-333-5942 (students only)
2-4 p.m. - Practicing your Presentation Skills, UC Rose Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
7-9 p.m. - Gamers Ball, Palms Quad, 229-333-5674 (students only)
7:30 p.m. - Student Recital, Ross Hardin (percussion), Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804

Mar 12
9 a.m.-noon - Handling Difficult People, Plant Ops Training Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
10a.m.-noon - DL-What’s New?! BlazeVIEW! (powered by blackboard Vista), Odum Library HUB Room 2, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
2-6 p.m. - Spray day, Palms Quad, 229-333-5674 (students only)
2 p.m. - Women’s Tennis vs. Montevallo, Valdosta Tennis field, 229-333-5890
5-6 p.m. - Secon Resume Construction Workshop, Powell Hall-West (students only)
6-9 p.m. - 30-Minute Meals, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
6-9 p.m. - Lights! Camera! Action!, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
7:30 p.m. - Faculty Jazz Combo, Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804

Mar 13
9 a.m.-noon - Leading and Developing Others (day four), Plant Ops Training Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
2 p.m. - Women’s Tennis Vs. Lynn, Valdosta Tennis field, 229-333-5890
2 p.m. - Men’s Tennis vs. Lynn, Valdosta Tennis Field, 229-333-5890
6:30 p.m. - “A Blazin’ Hot Night…Around the World” gala, University Center, 229-333-7446
7p.m. - Baseball vs. Flagler, Billy Grant Field, 229-333-5890

Mar 14
All day - Men’s Basketball vs. NCAA South Regional, Valdosta Basketball Gym, 229-333-5890
1 p.m. - Men’s Tennis vs. Alabama-Huntsville, Valdosta Tennis courts, 229-333-5890
1 p.m. - Women’s Tennis vs. Alabama-Huntsville, Valdosta Tennis courts, 229-333-5890
1 p.m. - Baseball vs. Flagler, Billy Grant Field, 229-333-5890
4 p.m. - Baseball vs. Flagler, Billy Grant Field, 229-333-5890

Mar 15
All Day - Southeastern Collegiate Invitational, Kinderlou Forest
10 a.m. - Women’s Tennis vs. West Florida, VSU Tennis Court, 229-333-5890
10 a.m. - Men’s Tennis vs. Anderson, VSU Tennis Court, 229-333-5890
11 a.m. - Men’s Tennis vs. West Florida, VSU Tennis Court, 229-333-5890

Mar 16
1:30-5 p.m. - Strategic Planning 101 (day one), UC Rose Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)

Mar 17
8:30 a.m.-5p.m. - Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt (day one), UC Cypress Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
1:30-5p.m. - Strategic Planning 101 (day two), UC Rose Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
2-4p.m. - DL - Intro to BlazeVIEW (powered by Blackboard Vista 8), Odum Library HUB Room 2, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)

Mar 18
8 a.m.-5 p.m. - Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt (day two), UC Cypress Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only),
1:30-5 p.m. - Strategic Planning 101 (day three), US Rose Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
6-9:30 p.m. - Instant Piano for Hopelessly Busy People, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484

Mar 19
8 a.m.-noon - Eye Witness Identification (Law Enforcement), UC Dogwood Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
10 a.m.-noon - Expression Web Basics, Pine Hall Computer Lab, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
3-5 p.m. - DL - What’s New?! BlazeVIEW! (powered by Blackboard Vista 8), Odum Library HUB Room 2, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)

Mar 21
Noon - VSU vs. West Alabama, VSU Softball Field, 229-333-5890

Mar 22
2 p.m. - VSU vs. West Georgia, VSU Softball Field, 229-333-5890

Mar 23
1:30-4:30 p.m. - Defensive Driving (day one), UC Dogwood Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
5 p.m. - Spring Langdale Lecture Series, Fred Gray, president of Gray Systems, Inc. Pound Hall, 229-333-5702
6-9 p.m. - Simply String Beading, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
7:30 p.m. - Guest Artist Recital, Anna Cromwell (violin) and Mira Frisch (cello),Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804

Mar 24
All day - Denim for Diabetes; $5 for faculty/staff to wear denim; call (229) 560-9095 or e-mail mrmaesta@valdosta.edu for more information
8:30 a.m-12:30 p.m. - CPR/First Aid, UC Dogwood Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
9-noon.-The Spring Health and Wellness Fair, Baily Science Center
9 a.m.-4p.m.-Free Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Testing,Student Recreation Center
11:30 a.m.-1p.m. - Spring Into Landscaping, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
6:30-8:30 p.m. - Beginning Sign Language, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
7:30 p.m. - Percussion/Trombone ensemble, Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804

Mar 25
8-11:30-Masquerade,Magnolia and Cypress Rooms in the University Center
9a.m.-noon - Make Your Business Service RICH!, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
10 a.m. - noon - Smart Classroom, Pine Hall Computer Lab, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
1:30-4:30 p.m. - Defensive Driving (day two), UC Rose Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
4p.m.-Success Center Seminar:Time Management, Student Success Center
4:30 p.m. - Baseball vs. Albany State, Billy Grant Field, 229-333-5890
8-11:30 p.m. - Masquerade, UC Magnolia Room, 229-333-5674 (students only)

Mar 26
10 a.m.-2 p.m. - Spring Career Expo, James H. Rainwater Conference Center, 229-333-5942 (students only)
1-3 p.m. - Wimba Create (Formerly Course Genie), Library, HUB Space, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
2-6 p.m. - Break Dance Carnival, Palms Quad, 229-333-5674 (students only)
4-5p.m.-Help! I Think I'm Dying (help with dealing with panic attacks), UC Cypress Room
6-8 p.m. - Clean Green, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484
6-9 p.m. - Video Editing for Everyone, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484

Mar 27
9 a.m.-noon - Communications Skills for Women, UC Rose Room, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)

Mar 28
3 p.m. - Student Recital, Michael Walton (saxophone), Whithead Auditorium, 229-333-5804
6:30 p.m. - American Legion (Valdosta) “Meet the Blazers” Social, 229-333-5890
7:30 p.m. - Team Bidding begins for Social

Mar 29
10 a.m. - Men’s Tennis vs. Hawaii Pacific, VSU Tennis Court, 229-333-5890
1 p.m. - Women’s Tennis vs. Hawaii Pacific, VSU Tennis Court, 229-333-5890
3 p.m. - Student Recital, Ben Stroup (voice) and Justin Cornelius (voice), Trinity Presbyterian Church
7:30 p.m. - Student Recital, Justin Moore (piano), Whitehead Auditorium, 229-333-5804

Mar 30
6-7:30 p.m. - Web 2. Oh! The Read/Write Web, Continuing Education, 229-245-6484

Mar 31
8:30- 10 a.m. - Basic Computer Skills Level II (option one), Pine Hall Computer Lab (faculty and staff only)
9 a.m.- 4 p.m. - Secon GEICO Campus Interviews, Powell Hall-West, 229-333-5942 (students only)
10:15-11:45 a.m. - Basic Computer Skills Level II (option two), Pine Hall Computer Lab, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)
Noon-1 p.m. - Secon Interviewing Workshop, Powell Hall-West, 229-333-5942 (students only)
3-5 p.m. - DL - What’s New?! BlazeVIEW! (powered by Blackboard Vista 8), Odum Library HUB Room 2, 229-245-6491 (faculty and staff only)