University of Wisconsin-Stout

Nov. 14, 2011

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14, Winter Graduation Fair, 184 Micheels Hall. Go to

7-9:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14, Concert & Conversation for International Transgender Day of Remembrance will be held at the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts, 205 Main St. Contact Virginia Lea, 715-232-3944; or Glenda Jones, 715-232-5138,

8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, Comedian Tig Notaro, from California, will perform in room 184 of Micheels Hall. Free. Sponsored by Blue Devil Productions, 715-232-2432,

7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, A panel discussion on sand mining, sponsored by Sustainable Dunn, will be held in room 112 of Jarvis Hall Science Wing. Speakers will be UW-Eau Claire Professor Crispin Pierce, retired UW-Eau Claire professor Ron Koshoshek, Menomonie sand mine manager Rich Budinger and DNR water specialist Tom Woletz.

8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, Hip-hop artist P.O.S. of Minneapolis will perform at Stout Ale House, 1501 N. Broadway St. Tickets are on sale at Sponsored by Blue Devil Productions, 715-232-2432,

Wednesday, Nov. 23, through Friday, Nov. 25, Thanksgiving break. No classes.

Through Nov. 28, The School of Art and Design is sponsoring the annual custom light fixture exhibit “Illuminate” by lighting design students under Julie Peterson’s direction at the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts. The exhibit features works designed around specific art and design movements.

Wednesday, Dec. 7, through Saturday, Dec. 10, University Theatre presents “The Underpants,” a comic farce by Steve Martin, at 7:30 p.m. each night in Harvey Hall Theatre. Tickets are $12 and are available online at or 715-232-1431.

8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, Award-winning poetry slam performer George Watsky will perform in the Sunken Lounge of Merle M. Price Commons. Free. Sponsored by Blue Devil Productions, 715-232-2432,

Thursday, Dec. 15, Fall semester classes end.

Friday, Dec. 16, through Thursday, Dec. 22, Final exams.

Saturday, Dec. 17, Commencement, Johnson Fieldhouse; 9:30 a.m. College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Management, Graduate School; 2 p.m.: College of Education, Health and Human Sciences, College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics; Graduate School.