University of Wisconsin-Stout

Nov. 28, 2011

Through Monday, 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.

6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, The Food for Thought Film Series, co-sponsored by UW-Stout, wraps up with the documentary “Terra Madre” in Davies Theater, UW-Eau Claire Davies Center. Contact Sarah Rykal, UW-Stout sustainability coordinator, 715-232-5254, rykals@uwstout.edu or go to www.uwstout.edu/sustainability.

7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, The UW-Stout Jazz Band, directed by Aaron M. Durst, will present its first Jazz from Harvey concert in Harvey Hall Theatre. Tickets are $5 and are available at the Service Center in Merle M. Price Commons, 715-232-1122, online at http://tickets.uwstout.edu/ and at the door.

8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, The Hope for the Holidays benefit at The Waterfront Bar and Grill, 512 Crescent St., Menomonie, benefits the Bridge to Hope, a Menomonie-based domestic violence shelter. Sponsored by the UW-Stout human development and family studies program. Contact Olivia Schuenke, schuenkeo@my.uwstout.edu.

2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, The UW-Stout Concert Band, directed by Aaron M. Durst, will present its annual Holiday Concert at Menomonie High School auditorium, 1715 5th St. W. Tickets are $5 and are available at the Service Center in Merle M. Price Commons, 715-232-1122, online at http://tickets.uwstout.edu/ and at the door.

7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, The UW-Stout choirs, under the direction of Patrick Liebergen, will present their annual Holiday Choral Concert at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 910 Ninth St. Tickets are $5 and are available at the Service Center in Merle M. Price Commons, 715-232-1122, online at http://tickets.uwstout.edu/ and at the door.

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 http://tickets.uwstout.edu 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, http://bdp.uwstout.edu.

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.

6-8:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16, Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Evening, part of the Diversity and Dialogue series. Sponsored by the Ally Center, 715-232-2504.

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