Wednesday, March 1

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
3:00 PM French Conversation Hour
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Peace Corps General Info Session
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Quad-Cities Western Wednesday After-Hours in Moline
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM The 2017 Gabler Workshop: Why Geospatial Data Quality Matters Now More than Ever
7:30 PM FIRST WEDNESDAY: Faculty Chamber Music Series Concert IV featuring LaMoine Brass Quintet and Hopper Jazztet
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Theatre: Picasso at the Lapin Agile

Thursday, March 2

All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Cultural Cafe - Cameroon
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM African American Literary Society Meeting
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Theatre: Picasso at the Lapin Agile

Friday, March 3

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM WIU Graduate Research Conference
5:00 PM Colonel Rock III's 7th Birthday at WIU Night at the Peoria Rivermen - Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs vs. Peoria Rivermen Pregame Social and Hockey Game
7:30 PM The Annual WIU Concerto/Aria/Composition Competition Concert featuring the WIU Symphony Orchestra and the student competition winners
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Theatre: Picasso at the Lapin Agile

Saturday, March 4

All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM 44th International Bazaar
7:30 PM The Western Illinois University Singers & Concert Choir - James Stegall and Jonathan Saeger, conductors
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Theatre: Picasso at the Lapin Agile

Sunday, March 5

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Theatre: Picasso at the Lapin Agile
5:00 PM Student Recital: Zachary Palmer, baritone with Liang-yu Wang, piano and Jordan Mance, tenor with Po-chuan Chiang, piano

Monday, March 6

All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
3:00 PM 2017 Ferguson Lecturer: Alan Bjerga, Radio Host and Farm-Policy Writer, Bloomberg News
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM FILM CLUB SCREENING: Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind
7:30 PM The WIU NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL 2017 - Concert I

Tuesday, March 7

All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Spring Career & Internship Fair
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM WIU Graduate School Expo
2:00 PM The WIU NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL 2017 - Concert II: Student Composers' Workshop
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Screening of film The Bootlegger and discussion with its director, Western alumnus Ryan Walker
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM National Parks Speaker Series: Archaeology in the National Parks
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Magliocco Lecture: Birger Vanwesenbeeck
7:30 PM The WIU NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL 2017 - Concert III

Wednesday, March 8

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
3:00 PM French Conversation Hour
5:00 PM International Women's Day
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Jill M. Brody, MD/McDonough Eye Associates Pre-Med Symposium
7:30 PM Black Violin
7:30 PM Faculty Recital: Terry Solomonson, tuba and Minjung Seo, piano & harpsichord

Thursday, March 9

All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!

Friday, March 10

All Day First 8-week session ends
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Submit Your Creative Writing to Win Cash Prizes and Awards!
7:00 PM WIU's 45th Performance Tested Bull Sale
7:00 PM - 7:00 PM Residence Halls Close for Spring Break

Saturday, March 11

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!

Sunday, March 12

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM New Orleans Alumni & Friends Social

Monday, March 13

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day SPRING BREAK - NO CLASSES

Tuesday, March 14

All Day Early Warning Grades available on STARS
All Day SPRING BREAK - NO CLASSES
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!

Wednesday, March 15

All Day SPRING BREAK - NO CLASSES
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
3:00 PM French Conversation Hour

Thursday, March 16

All Day SPRING BREAK - NO CLASSES
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!

Friday, March 17

All Day SPRING BREAK - NO CLASSES
All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM WIU Women's Basketball vs. Florida State Pregame Socials and NCAA Tournament Game

Saturday, March 18

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!

Sunday, March 19

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Last day for 50% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM Residence Halls Reopen

Monday, March 20

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Second 8-week session begins
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM EGO Roundtable: Thesis Writing Process (and Other Exit Options)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM FILM CLUB SCREENING: The Fifth Element

Tuesday, March 21

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Cultural Connections--Food and Culture

Wednesday, March 22

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
3:00 PM French Conversation Hour
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM School of Agriculture Chili Cook Off
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Supply Chain Management Night of Networking
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2017 Distinguished Faculty Lecture

Thursday, March 23

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
1:00 PM Men's Soccer vs. Indian Hills
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM The Social Entrepreneurship Salon explores The "For Purpose" Business Model
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM 5th Annual Women's History Month Lecture: Trailblazing Women in Business and Labor

Friday, March 24

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
All Day Undergraduate incompletes due
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM School of Agriculture Open House
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Economics Day 2017
3:00 PM Baseball vs. North Dakota State
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Game Studies Group: Adaptation: Video Game and Movie Board Games
7:30 PM 5th Annual Piano Festival featuring a performance by The Lomazov Rackers Piano Duo
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Theatre: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Saturday, March 25

All Day SITREP: Veterans Perspectives on Combat and Peace is Seeking Submissions for 2017 Publication!
9:30 AM 5th Annual WIU Piano Festival Masterclass with The Lomazov/Rackers Piano Duo - WIU Graduate Assistant Piano Students to perform
10:00 AM Hoof & Horn Jackpot Show
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM University Writing Center Seminar
12:00 PM Women's Soccer vs. Quincy (Spring Game)
12:00 PM Softball vs. South Dakota (DH)
1:00 PM Baseball vs. North Dakota Sate
2:15 PM Men's Soccer vs. Northern Illinois University (Spring Game)
3:00 PM Graduate Recital: Phillip Mallender, horn, natural horn and Wagner tube with Minjung Seo, piano and Julie Jacobs, horn
5:00 PM SAI Spring Recital
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Theatre: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Sunday, March 26

All Day Last day for 40% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
11:00 AM Softball vs. South Dakota
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM St. Baldrick's
1:00 PM Graduate Recital: Mikaela Johnson, flute & piccolo with Minjung Seo, piano
1:00 PM Baseball vs. North Dakota State
3:00 PM Student Recital: William Kjeldsen, horn and Po-Chuan Chiang, piano with Caitlin Pennington, soprano
5:00 PM WIU Faculty Recital: Penelope Shumate, soprano and Jeffrey Brown, piano
7:30 PM Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Spring Recital

Monday, March 27

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Communication Department Thompson Lecture by Prof. Kory Floyd "The Importance of Being Prosocial"
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Legal History Lecture: Magna Carta and the Charter of the Forest

Tuesday, March 28

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Cultural Connections--Volunteerism
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM Wikipedia Editathon
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Supply Chain Management Program Open House
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Get Yourself Tested Preregistration
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Art in the National Parks (National Parks Speaker Series)
7:30 PM Guest Recital: KAIA String Quartet with Liang-yu Wang, piano

Wednesday, March 29

9:00 AM Food Insecurity: How it Affects OUR Children
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Food Insecurity: How it Affects Our Children
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Get Yourself Tested Preregistration
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Get Yourself Tested Preregistration
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Wikipedia Editathon
3:00 PM French Conversation Hour
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Get Yourself Tested Preregistration
4:00 PM Baseball vs. Bradley
5:30 PM Agriculture Mechanics and Horticulture Invitational
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Mt. Sterling Alumni & Friends Dinner & Social

Thursday, March 30

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Love Your Whole Self
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Grad Prep Day-Quad Cities Campus
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Wikipedia Editathon
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Fred and Lola Case Writer-In-Residence: Stephen Graham Jones
7:00 PM Board of Trustees Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM The Last Lecture Series: Travel not to Escape Life, but for Life not to Escape You by Dr. Heather McIlvaine-Newsad
7:30 PM Faculty Recital: Bruce Briney, trumpet with guest Aren Van Houzen, trumpet and Minjung Seo, piano

Friday, March 31

8:00 AM Board of Trustees Meeting
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Grad Prep Day-Macomb Campus
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM 2017 Education Career Fair
1:00 PM Women's Tennis vs. IUPUI
4:30 PM Graduate Recital: Dayoung Lee, piano
7:30 PM WIU Concert Band Concert


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