Sunday, October 1

All Day Last day for 60% refund/credit for total university withdrawal

Monday, October 2

All Day Grade screens open for instructors to enter Early Warning Grades for Fall 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM HORROR MOVIE MONTH FILM SCREENING: Suspiria

Tuesday, October 3

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Music Library Book Sale
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM WIU Graduate School Expo
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Fall Career & Internship Fair
2:00 PM Guest Convocation: Judith Saxton, trumpet & Alexander Technique

Wednesday, October 4

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM School of Agriculture Career Fair
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Music Library Book Sale
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM International Coffee Hour - China
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Cyber Security Enthusiast Club Meeting
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM Ireland Study Abroad Information Session
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Western Wednesdays After Hours Chicago Suburbs
7:30 PM FIRST WEDNESDAY: Faculty Chamber Music Series Concert I featuring resident faculty ensembles - LaMoine Brass Quintet and members of the Julstrom String Quartet

Thursday, October 5

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Wendy Pearlman reads from her book on the Syrian Uprising

Friday, October 6

7:30 PM WIU BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL - THREE-PERFORMANCE EVENT: Guest/Faculty Recital featuring Katie Wolfe, violin and Liang-yu Wang, piano performing Beethoven's Complete Sonatas for violin and piano

Saturday, October 7

3:00 PM WIU BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL - THREE-PERFORMANCE EVENT: Guest/Faculty Recital: Katie Wolfe, violin and Liang-yu Wang, piano will perform Beethoven's Complete Sonatas for Violin and Piano
7:30 PM WIU Wind Ensemble Concert - Mike Fansler, conductor

Sunday, October 8

10:30 AM Graduate Recital: Nick Grimberg, percussion
7:30 PM WIU BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL - THREE-PERFORMANCE EVENT: Guest/Faculty Recital: Katie Wolfe, violin and Liang-yu Wang, piano performing the Beethoven's Complete Sonatas for Violin and Piano

Monday, October 9

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM HORROR MOVIE MONTH FILM SCREENING: The Wicker Man

Tuesday, October 10

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM English Department Open House
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Scholarly Communication 101: Choosing the Right Conferences, Journals and Publishers

Wednesday, October 11

7:00 AM - 10:00 AM School of Agriculture Collegiate FFA (CFFA) Pancake Breakfast
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM English Department Open House
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Town Hall Meetings for Faculty and Staff
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM WIFI France Interest Meeting
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Cyber Security Enthusiast Club Meeting
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Wester Organization for Women Fall Reception
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Centennial Honors College Thurgood Marshall Lecture featuring Dr. Robert E. Weems, Jr., The Willard Garvey Professor of Business History, Wichita State University

Thursday, October 12

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Cybersecurity In The Workplace Is Everyone's Business
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Town Hall Meetings for Faculty and Staff
7:30 PM WIU Chamber Orchestra Concert - Richard Hughey, conductor

Friday, October 13

7:30 PM WIU Concert Band Concert - Matt Thomas, conductor

Saturday, October 14

8:30 AM - 11:00 AM 6th Annual Fallen Soldiers 5K Run/Walk

Sunday, October 15

All Day Last day for 50% refund/credit for total university withdrawal

Monday, October 16

All Day 4:30 p.m.- Grade screens close. Instructors may no longer enter Early Warning Grades for Fall 2017 after 4:30 p.m.
All Day Big Pink Volleyball
All Day Second eight week session begins
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Free Spanish Workshops for beginners
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM HORROR MOVIE MONTH FILM SCREENING:: The Devil's Backbone
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM #AskMeWhy

Tuesday, October 17

All Day Big Pink Volleyball
All Day Early Warning Grades notices emailed to students and available on STARS
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM "Bending The Arc" FREE Screening
6:00 PM - 7:15 PM Salon Talks
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Black Student Association: Black Business Expo
7:30 PM Jazz Showcase Concert featuring the Jazz Studio Orchestra (JSO), Jazz Band and combos

Wednesday, October 18

All Day Big Pink Volleyball
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Love Your Body Day
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Love Your Body Day
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Online Privacy: Protect Your Presence in the Cyberworld
3:00 PM Guest Masterclass w/Violinist Ferenc Cseszko (University of Idaho)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM WISE Costa Rica Interest Meeting
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM B.Y.O.T (Bring Your Own Tortilla)
7:30 PM Guest Recital: Ferenc Cseszko, violin with Istvan Szabo, viola and Minjung Seo, piano

Thursday, October 19

All Day Big Pink Volleyball
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM Dance Marathon hosts Miracle Jeans Day
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM President's Brown Bag Lunch Conversation

Friday, October 20

All Day FALL BREAK - NO CLASSES
All Day Undergraduate incompletes due in Registrar's Office
All Day Graduation applications due for all students who wish to have their name in the commencement programs

Sunday, October 22

All Day Last day for 40% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM Fall 2017 Community Art for Children
1:30 PM Steppenwolf Theatre Alumni & Friends Event

Monday, October 23

4:00 PM "My Life as a Bulgarian in Spain"
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM British Media Studies-Study Abroad Interest Meeting
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Free Spanish Workshops for beginners
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM HORROR MOVIE MONTH FILM SCREENING: Death Note
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Mole Day

Tuesday, October 24

2:00 PM Student Showcase Convocation Recital I
5:00 PM International Bazaar Interest Meeting
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Chemistry Rocks
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Raleigh Alumni & Friends Social
7:30 PM Violin Studio Recital - students of Dr. Julieta Mihai

Wednesday, October 25

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Charlotte Alumni & Friends Social

Thursday, October 26

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Zine-Making Group
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Charleston Alumni & Friends Social
6:30 PM Take Back the Night
7:30 PM WIU Chamber Players Concert - Mike Fansler, conductor

Friday, October 27

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Psychology Graduate Programs Open House
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Psychology Colloquium Series -- “Romantic Jealousy, Facebook, and the Hyper3rdpersonal Model”
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Boiler Room Reading Series: Share Your Work!
6:30 PM The 19th Annual WIU Symphony Orchestra Halloween Concert - Richard Hughey, conductor

Saturday, October 28

9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Make A Difference Day
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM RPTA Alumni & Friends Gathering at Tanners Orchard

Sunday, October 29

All Day Last day to make a total University withdrawal
All Day Last day to drop regular 16-week course
All Day Last day for 30% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
7:30 PM Senior Jazz Studies Recital: Andrew Siwek, tenor saxophone

Monday, October 30

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM #SayHerName
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM HORROR MOVIE MONTH FILM SCREENING: Trick 'r Treat

Tuesday, October 31

2:00 PM Student Showcase Convocation Recital II
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Reformation 500: Martin Luther and the Origins of the Reformation
7:30 PM Brass Ensemble Concert


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