Friday, November 1

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Health Screenings: Blood Pressure, Blood Glucose, Body Composition
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Health Screenings: Blood Pressure, Blood Glucose, and Body Composition
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Interest Meeting for Faculty-led Program, WIU in Shanghai
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM WQPT Trivia Night
7:00 PM Volleyball v. Fort Wayne
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Guest Lecture: Gary Carner "Pepper Adams: Genius Outlier" - Sallee 101

Saturday, November 2

9:00 AM 2nd Annual Fallen Soldier 5K Run/Walk
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM 2nd Annual Fallen Soldier 5K Run/Walk
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Men's Soccer v. IUPUI
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM WIU Football v. Southern Illinois
2:00 PM Indoor Triathlon at the Spencer Student Recreation Center
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Malpass Mini-Golf

Sunday, November 3

1:00 PM Junior Combined Recital: Angeline Sullivan, bassoon and Alison Huntley, soprano
2:00 PM Volleyball v. IUPUI

Monday, November 4

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Striking a Blow against Apartheid
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM SOE Meeting
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM SRA Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Interest Meeting for the Atlantis Study Abroad Program
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Western Illinois Magazine Staff Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Tertulia (Spanish Conversation Group)
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Educational Equity Expert to Visit WIU Campuses Nov 4. and 5

Tuesday, November 5

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Health Screenings: Blood Pressure, Blood Glucose, and Body Composition
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Sustainability Brownbaggers: History of Organic Agriculture
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Kaffeestunde (German Coffee and Conversation)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM LASSO Meeting
7:00 PM Men's Basketball Exhibition Game v Knox College
7:30 PM WIU Percussion Ensemble Concert - Rick Kurasz and Kevin Nichols, directors

Wednesday, November 6

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
All Day Stuff the Bus 2013
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Student Government Association (SGA) Meeting
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Health Screenings: Blood Pressure, Blood Glucose, and Body Composition
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM Women's Center Red Cross Blood Drive
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Graduate School Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Graduate Assistantships
3:00 PM WIU Cello Student Recital - from the studio of Moisés Molina
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Interest Meeting for Study Abroad Course, Transylvania: People, Culture & Pop-Culture
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:15 PM - 4:35 PM Criminal Justice Society (CJS) Meeting
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Transitioning into a Diverse Workplace
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Society of Human Resource Management
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Film Club Screening: Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?
7:30 PM ***CANCELED***Faculty Chamber Music Series Concert II - featuring the Camerata Woodwind Quintet with Tammie Walker, piano and the Julstrom String Quartet
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM Jazz Studio Orchestra Chicago Tour

Thursday, November 7

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Health Screenings: Blood Pressure, Blood Glucose, and Body Composition
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Bone Marrow Donor Registry Drive
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Cultural Cafe - Japan
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM CSS Meeting
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Engineering Club
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Schulze, Hardiman and Larkin: Boiler Room Reading Series
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM SOA Meeting
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Study Abroad Informational Meeting for W.I.U. in Belfast
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Boston-area Alumni & Friends Event
7:30 PM Jazz Studio Orchestra (JSO) Tour Concert - John Cooper, director with special guest artist, Bobby Shew, trumpet

Friday, November 8

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Bone Density Screeing
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Health Screenings: Blood Pressure, Blood Glucose, and Body Composition
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM New Directions New Connections: Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) and the Common Core State Standards
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Writing Festival
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Bone Marrow Donor Registry Drive
5:00 PM Lead Series: Conflict Resolution Styles
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM IDEAS Coffee House Bash
7:30 PM Ryan & Ryan
9:00 PM Rocky After Dark: Rocky-N-Roller Skate

Saturday, November 9

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Masterclass with Guest Organist Yun Kyong Kim - First Presbyterian Church, Macomb
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Family Skate at the Spencer Student Recreation Center
1:00 PM Junior Combined Jazz Recital: Amanda Miller, trumpet/voice & combos
1:00 PM Men's Soccer v. Denver
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Alien Invaders (Invasive Species) at Horn Field Campus
3:00 PM Senior Recital: Steve Wilcer, percussion
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM PAS Gala and Silent Auction: Glitz and Glamour
6:30 PM European Cuisine: International Scholarship Fundraiser
7:30 PM Combined Recital: Ruben Puha, trumpet & Tyler Montgomery, trumpet

Sunday, November 10

1:00 PM Phi Mu Alpha Fraternity Recital
3:00 PM Guest Recital: Yun Kyong Kim, organist - First Presbyterian Church, Macomb
5:00 PM Faculty Recital: Moisés Molina, cello and Narae Joo, piano
7:30 PM Junior Combined Recital: Anne Vanspeybroeck, clarinet and Ziqi Zhou, piano

Monday, November 11

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM Annual CFFA/AgEd Pancake Breakfast
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Western Illinois Magazine Staff Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Tertulia (Spanish Conversation Group)
5:00 PM - 5:55 PM SOBAT Meeting
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Bad Voodoo's War Documentary and Panel Discussion
7:00 PM IFC/CIS Presents Pub Trivia!
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Pub Trivia
7:30 PM Guest Recital: Jane Boxall, marimba

Tuesday, November 12

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Sustainability Brownbaggers: Green Jobs
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Resumes 101: Getting Started
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Kaffeestunde (German Coffee and Conversation)
3:30 PM WISE-Costa Rica (Study Abroad)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Interest Meeting for faculty-led study abroad course, WISE Costa Rica
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Myths, Types and Stereotypes: Latinos in Hollywood
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Public Relations Student Society of America
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Associated Students of Political Science Presents: Reboot Illinois
6:30 PM German Film Series: The Reader
7:00 PM Lead Series: The Power of One: The Impact You Have on Your Organization
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM International Karaoke Night!
7:30 PM The Western Brass - WIU Brass Ensemble Concert - Randall Faust, music director & Vanessa Montelongo, Grad Assistant
7:30 PM The Gift of the Gorgon

Wednesday, November 13

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Student Government Association (SGA) Meeting
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Get Under the Umbrella: A Discussion of Trans* Issues.
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Study Abroad Informational Meetings
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Fall Research and Scholarship Symposium
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Bazaar Contract Meeting
7:30 PM The Gift of the Gorgon
7:30 PM ElectroAcoustic Music Macomb (EAMM) Concert - curated by James Caldwell

Thursday, November 14

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Acing Your Interview
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Community Speaker "Brown Bag"-Personal Finance
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Coffee, Culture, and Conversation - Multiculturalism
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Art of Bellydancing Demonstration
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Islamic Dress Presentation
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM SRA Fall into Winter Festival
6:00 PM "Girl Rising" Movie Showing
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Communication Sciences and Disorders Alumni Social
7:00 PM UUB Concerts: Love and Theft, featuring Canaan Smith
7:00 PM Women's Basketball v. William Woods
7:00 PM A film screening of Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for our Time
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Art of Making Turkey Calls
7:30 PM WIU Chamber Winds and Chamber Players Concert - Mike Fansler & Matt Thomas, directors
7:30 PM The Gift of the Gorgon

Friday, November 15

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
11:00 AM WIU Hosts Summit League Men's Soccer Championships
2:00 PM Men's Soccer v Oral Roberts - Conference Tournament
3:00 PM Student Recital; Max Pessoa, violin
3:30 PM World Cup Soccer Tournament
7:00 PM Volleyball v. Denver
7:30 PM The Gift of the Gorgon
8:00 PM - 12:00 PM Rocky After Dark: Wild Wild WestFest

Saturday, November 16

12:00 PM Junior Combined Jazz Recital: Crystal Rebone, bass, Jim Buennig, saxophone, Curtis Atchley,piano, Justin Haynes, guitar and Wes Julien, drums
3:00 PM WIU Guitar Ensemble Recital - George Turner, director
6:30 PM United Voices of Western Inspirational Singers Concert - Dr. Alphonso Simpson, Jr., director
7:30 PM The Gift of the Gorgon

Sunday, November 17

12:00 PM WIU plays for Summit League Men's Soccer Championship
2:00 PM Volleyball v. South Dakota
3:00 PM WIU Chamber Orchestra Concert - Richard Hughey, director
5:00 PM Flute Studio Recital from the Studio of John McMurtery
7:30 PM WIU Faculty Recital: Randall Faust, horn with Minjung Seo, piano and guest horn players

Monday, November 18

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Council of Academic Advisors Professional Clothing Drive
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM UPI Local 4100 Ratification Vote
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Bakesale: Sigma Tau Delta
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Language Boulevard
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM "Narrating Nepal" Presentation
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM English & Journalism executive committee meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Western Illinois Magazine Staff Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Tertulia (Spanish Conversation Group)

Tuesday, November 19

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 4:30 AM UPI Contract Extension Vote
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Department of Geography Faculty/Student Research Exhibit
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Department of Geography Faculty/Student Research Exhibit
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Council of Academic Advisors Professional Clothing Drive
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM English & Journalism Writing Committee
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM UPI Local 4100 Contract Extension Vote
10:05 AM - 2:00 PM Bakesale: Sigma Tau Delta
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM LASSO Bake Sale
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Gettysburg Address Commemoration
2:00 PM School of Music - Student Showcase Convocation Recital II
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Job Searching with a Disability
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Kaffeestunde (German Coffee and Conversation)
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM Recreation Around the World
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM English & Jour Writing Faculty Meeting
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Study Abroad Informational Meetings
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Delicious Nutritious--Cook with Senior Dietetics Students
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Delicious Nutritious Cook with Senior Dietetics students
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition Reception: Jacob Blair and Chelsy Mallery
7:00 PM - 6:00 PM Student Government Association Open Forum
7:30 PM WIU Jazz Band Concert - Michael Stryker, director
9:00 PM - 11:00 PM The Three Amigos of Comedy: Darren Rivera, Chris Clarke and Oscar Collazos

Wednesday, November 20

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Student Government Association (SGA) Meeting
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Council of Academic Advisors Professional Clothing Drive
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Bakesale: Sigma Tau Delta
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM English & Journalism faculty meeting
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Nursing Resources for Academic Library
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Using LinkedIn for Your Job Search
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Career Development Center (CDC) Evening Hours
6:00 PM Lead Series: Presenting 101
7:00 PM Women's Basketball v. Florida Atlantic
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Film Club Screening: Chico and Rita
7:30 PM WIU Concert Band Concert - Matt Thomas, conductor

Thursday, November 21

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Council of Academic Advisors Professional Clothing Drive
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Folk Arts of Illinois Panel Exhibit
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM The Long Twilight Struggle: JFK's Assassination and Legacy After 50 Years
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM IDEAS Meeting
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Office of Study Abroad on QC Campus November 21st
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Study Abroad Advisor at QC Campus
12:30 PM Coffee, Culture, and Conversation - Old Age
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Student Veterans Organization (SVO)
7:00 PM Men's Basketball v Eureka College
7:30 PM WIU Symphony Orchestra Concert - Richard Hughey, conductor with special guest, winner of the Vamos Violin Concerto Competition, Paolo Dara

Friday, November 22

All Day Advance Registration for Spring
5:30 AM - 7:00 PM Thanksgiving Week Hours at the Spencer Student Recreation Center
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Council of Academic Advisors Professional Clothing Drive
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM New Student Registration (NSR) for New Transfers and New Freshmen
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM Local Project to Label Public Art to be Featured on 'Illinois Stories'
7:00 PM Residence Halls Close for Thanksgiving Break

Saturday, November 23

5:30 AM - 7:00 PM Thanksgiving Week Hours at the Spencer Student Recreation Center
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Women's Basketball v. Loyola-Chicago

Sunday, November 24

5:30 AM - 7:00 PM Thanksgiving Week Hours at the Spencer Student Recreation Center
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM St. Louis Alumni & Friends Event - Rams vs. Bears Pregame Social & Football Game - tickets SOLD OUT - pregame social still available!

Monday, November 25

All Day Thanksgiving Break-NO CLASSES
All Day Open registration begins
5:30 AM - 7:00 PM Thanksgiving Week Hours at the Spencer Student Recreation Center
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Council of Academic Advisors Professional Clothing Drive

Tuesday, November 26

All Day Thanksgiving Break-NO CLASSES
5:30 AM - 7:00 PM Thanksgiving Week Hours at the Spencer Student Recreation Center
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Council of Academic Advisors Professional Clothing Drive

Wednesday, November 27

All Day Thanksgiving Break-NO CLASSES
5:30 AM - 7:00 PM Thanksgiving Week Hours at the Spencer Student Recreation Center
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Student Government Association (SGA) Meeting
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Council of Academic Advisors Professional Clothing Drive
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM Local Project to Label Public Art to be Featured on 'Illinois Stories'

Thursday, November 28

All Day Thanksgiving Holiday-University Closed
5:30 AM - 7:00 PM Rec Center Closed for Thanksgiving Break

Friday, November 29

All Day Thanksgiving Holiday-University Closed
5:30 AM - 7:00 PM Rec Center Closed for Thanksgiving Break

Saturday, November 30

5:30 AM - 7:00 PM Rec Center Closed for Thanksgiving Break
4:30 PM Women's Basketball v. Saint Louis; followed by Men's Basketball v Greenville at 7.
7:00 PM Men's Basketball v Greenville College' preceded by Women's Basketball v Saint Louis


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