Thursday, February 1

All Day Graduate & Senior Renewal Begins
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM WIU Ag Council Chili Cook-off
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Naples Alumni & Friends Social
7:30 PM Faculty Recital: Emily Hart, oboe and Liang-yu Wang, piano

Friday, February 2

All Day Junior Renewal Begins
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Bradenton Alumni & Friends Luncheon
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Ft. Myers Alumni & Friends Social
7:30 PM Underground Cabaret

Saturday, February 3

7:30 PM Guest Recital: Altered Sound Duo, Chris Murphy, saxophone Nick Fox, percussion
7:30 PM - 6:00 PM Underground Cabaret

Sunday, February 4

All Day Last day for 80% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
1:00 PM Senior Recital: Dominique Archambeau, viola; Minjung Seo, piano

Monday, February 5

All Day Sophomore Renewal Begins

Tuesday, February 6

All Day Freshman Renewal Begins

Wednesday, February 7

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour (La Table Francaise)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM WISE-Costa Rica Interest Meeting
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Western Wednesday After-Hours in Aurora
7:30 PM FIRST WEDNESDAY: Faculty Chamber Music Series Concert III - Mixed Chamber Repertoire
7:30 PM Aloft's "EL CIRCO CHEAPO"

Thursday, February 8

All Day Open Renewal
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Wayne N. Thompson Professor Lecture
7:00 PM Men's Basketball at Omaha

Friday, February 9

All Day Open Renewal
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Agriculturist, George Washington Carver: A Kingdom Purposed Activist

Saturday, February 10

All Day Open Renewal
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM WIU Ag Mech Farm Expo
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM WIU Aggies Alumni and Friends Social
7:30 PM Guest Recital: Amy Catron, Cello (Millikin University)

Sunday, February 11

All Day Last day for 70% refund/credit for total university withdrawal
All Day Open Renewal
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM WIU Ag Mech Farm Expo

Monday, February 12

All Day Men's Golf at Pat Hicks Invitational
All Day LINCOLN'S BIRTHDAY - UNIVERSITY CLOSED
All Day Open Renewal
7:00 PM Women's Basketball vs. Eureka

Tuesday, February 13

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day Open Renewal
All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day Men's Golf at Pat Hicks Invitational
All Day LELAND ESSAY CONTEST Taking Submissions
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace
2:00 PM Guest Masterclass: Thomas Stark, trombone
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Film Screening: "Teach Us All"
7:30 PM Guest Recital: Thomas Stark, trombone and Liang-yu Wang, piano

Wednesday, February 14

All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
All Day LELAND ESSAY CONTEST Taking Submissions
All Day Swimming Summit League Championships
All Day Open Renewal
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Scholarly Communication 101: Choosing the Right Conferences, Journals and Publishers
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Casa Loves You Day
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour (La Table Francaise)
7:30 PM HONOR: Confessions of A Mumbai Courtesan

Thursday, February 15

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
All Day LELAND ESSAY CONTEST Taking Submissions
All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day Open Renewal

Friday, February 16

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day Open Renewal
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
All Day LELAND ESSAY CONTEST Taking Submissions
12:00 PM Softball vs. Eastern Illinois
1:00 PM Women's Tennis at St. Francis
2:00 PM Softball vs. Gardner-Webb
3:00 PM Baseball at Middle Tennessee State
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM Casa Baile
7:30 PM 45th Annual WIU Jazz Festival Concert with special guest Leroy Jones, trumpet performing with the JSO and Jazz Band

Saturday, February 17

All Day Indoor Track & Field at Orange and Blue Invite
All Day Open Renewal
All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
All Day Swimming Summit League Championships
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
10:00 AM Softball vs. Creighton
2:00 PM Baseball at Middle Tennessee State
2:00 PM Men's Basketball at South Dakota State
4:00 PM Softball vs. Western Carolina
4:30 PM Women's Basketball vs. South Dakota State
6:00 PM Women's Tennis at Illinois State

Sunday, February 18

All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day Open Renewal
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
10:00 AM Softball vs. Eastern Illinois
12:00 PM Women's Tennis at St. Ambrose
1:00 PM Baseball at Middle Tennessee State
1:30 PM - 5:30 PM WIU Day at the Peoria Rivermen vs. Fayetteville Marksmen Pregame Social and Hockey Game
7:30 PM Guest Recital: Xin Gao, saxophone & Byunghee Yoo, piano

Monday, February 19

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day Open Renewal
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
All Day Creative Writing Awards
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Discover Western Open House
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Engineering Week Bridge Building Competition
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM President's Town Hall Meeting
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Jill M. Brody MD/McDonough Eye Associates Pre-Med Symposium
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Smart Start Book Club
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Film Club SCREENING: Fruitvale Station

Tuesday, February 20

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day Open Renewal
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
All Day Creative Writing Awards
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Stellar African Americans in United States Literature
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Engineering Week - Women in Engineering Panel
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Film Screening & Discussion: "When We Were Kings"

Wednesday, February 21

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day Open Renewal
All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM CFFA Pancake Breakfast
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour (La Table Francaise)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Engineering Week - Alumni Panel
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM RPTA at WIU-QC 20th Anniversary Celebration
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Tucson Alumni & Friends Social
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Film Screening: "Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth"
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Screening of "Alice Walker, Beauty in Truth"
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Screening of "Alice Walker, Beauty in Truth"

Thursday, February 22

All Day Open Renewal
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Engineering Week - Introduce a Girl to Engineering
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Glendale Alumni & Friends Luncheon
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM Engineering Week - Faculty Panel
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Heroes of a Different Hue: Black Athletes, Brave Activists, and Peaceful Protests
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM College of Arts and Sciences Student Speaker Series

Friday, February 23

All Day Open Renewal
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
All Day Creative Writing Awards
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Engineering Week - SUMO BOT Competition
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM African Student Association (ASA): Taste of Africa
7:30 PM Annual WIU Showcase of Bands Wind Ensemble Concert - Mike Fansler, conductor with special guest conductor Joseph Hermann
7:30 PM Play: DEBATE

Saturday, February 24

All Day Open Renewal
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
11:05 AM Alumni Social & Cubs Spring Training Game in Mesa
1:00 PM Showcase Bands Concert with Professor Joseph Hermann (Tennessee Technical University)
4:00 PM Concert Band / Honor Band Concert with Dr. Mike Golemo, Iowa State University
7:00 PM N.A.A.C.P: Black Excellence Ball
7:30 PM Play: DEBATE

Sunday, February 25

All Day Open Renewal
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day Last day for 60% refund/credit for total university withdrawal

Monday, February 26

All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
All Day Grade screens open for instructors to enter Early Warning Grades for Spring 2018
All Day Open Renewal
All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Celebrating Black Women's Resilience and Achievement for the Social Good & Sustainability: Work, Family, Education, and Spirituality
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Film Club SCREENING: Fantastic Mr. Fox

Tuesday, February 27

All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
All Day Open Renewal
All Day Creative Writing Awards
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM President's Town Hall Meeting - QC Campus
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM YouTube Screening What America Looks Like: Racial Diversity in Peace Corps
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Picturing Women of the Black Panther Party

Wednesday, February 28

All Day Creative Writing Awards
All Day Open Renewal
All Day Elements Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions
All Day SITREP: Veteran Perspectives on Combat and Peace magazine submissions
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Scholar Identification Systems
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM French Conversation Hour (La Table Francaise)
4:30 PM - 5:45 PM Editing the Soul: Science and Fiction in the Genome Age
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Peace Corps Speed Info Sessions
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Graphic Communication Club Decal Night
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2018 Gabler Lecture. Civil Rights as Geospatial Work: The African American Freedom Struggle as Counter-Mapping and Radical Place-Making
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Civil Rights as Geospatial: The African American Freedom Struggle as Counter-Mapping and Radical Plack Making
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM College of Arts and Sciences Student Speaker Series
7:30 PM Play: Sense and Sensibility


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