What’s on at Lawrence?

Friday, November 11
Veteran’s Day
Last day to withdraw passing from classes.10:00 a.m. Exhibition opening, Wriston Art Galleries. In the Hoffmaster Gallery is Antonia Contro: “The A to Z.” The Kohler Gallery will fea ture “Photographs of the Athenian Acropolis – The Restoration Project.” “Ceramics of the Classical World” will be on display in the Leech Gallery.
Gallery hours:
Tuesday-Friday, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday, noon-4:00 p.m., closed Monday.
Exhibition displayed through Dec. 18.

12:00 p.m. Lunch at Lawrence: Monica Rico, history; Lucinda’s.

2:50 p.m. Recent Advances in Biology lecture: “Invasion of North America by the Spiny Waterflea (Bythotrephes: Crustacea): Can We Stop It?” Donn Branstrator, department of biology, University of Minnesota, Duluth; Youngchild 121.

6:30 p.m. Phi Delta Theta ALS charity concert; Lucinda’s.

7:00 p.m. Edward F. Mielke Lecture Series in Biomedical Ethics: Carolyn Smith-Morris; Wriston Auditorium.

7:30 p.m. Jazz Celebration Weekend concert: Jane Monheit, vocalist, with the Lawrence University Jazz Singers; Lawrence Memorial Chapel.

Saturday, November 12

11:00 a.m. Swimming vs. Monmouth College; Buchanan Kiewet Center pool.

1:00 p.m. Tutti! Lawrence Academy of Music scholarship benefit. The event will include a play-a-thon; silent auction; Italian family dinner and bake sale; kidzone with musical petting zoo; and crafts and games; Fox Valley Lutheran High School, 5300 N. Meade St.

4:30 p.m. Progressive letter writing campaign; Underground Coffeehouse.

7:30 p.m. Jazz Celebration Weekend Concert: Kenny Wheeler, trumpeter, with the Lawrence University Jazz Ensemble; Lawrence Memorial Chapel.

9:00 p.m. Weekly Swing Dance; Riverview Lounge.

Sunday, November 13

1:00 p.m. Conscientious Objection/Pacifism workshop; Riverview Lounge.

3:00 p.m. Horn Studio recital; Lawrence Memorial Chapel.

6:00 p.m. Jamaican and African Dinner; Lucinda’s.

8:00 p.m. Patchouli, singer/songwriter; Underground Coffeehouse.

8:00 p.m. Lawrence Brass Quintet concert; Lawrence Memorial Chapel.

Monday, November 14

8:00 p.m. Faculty recital: Howard Niblock, oboe; Harper Hall.

Tuesday, November 15
Workshops with Uihlein-Wilson architects.

11:00 a.m. “Peter and the Wolf” concert, presented by Sigma Alpha Iota; Lawrence Memorial Chapel.

4:15 p.m. Science Hall Colloquium: “When Anti-Matter Attacks …” by Joan Marler, postdoctoral fellow in physics; Science Hall 102.

5:00 p.m. Non-profit Job/Internship Fair; transportation to Marian College provided by the Career Center.

7:00 p.m. GLOW speaker; Wriston Auditorium.

Wednesday, November 16
Uihlein-Wilson workshops continue.

4:15 p.m. Gender studies/biomedical ethics lecture: “Wife a Man: The April Ashley Divorce Trial and the Definition of Sex in the Postwar Britain,” Dan O’Connor, UW-Madison School of Medicine; Science Hall 102.

7:30 p.m. East Asian Film Series: “Not One Less”; Wriston Auditorium.

8:00 p.m. Percussion studio recital; Harper Hall.

9:00 p.m. The Kinsey Sicks drag show; Riverview Lounge.

Thursday, November 17
Uihlein-Wilson workshops continue.

11:10 a.m. Voice Department convocation; Harper Hall.

11:10 a.m. Piano Area Recital; Lawrence Memorial Chapel.

12:30 p.m. Music Convocation: Samuel Adler, composer; Harper Hall.

8:00 p.m. Fall term play: “Language of Angels,” by Naomi Iizuka. A ghost story in cave country … or is it? Please note there is some explicit language and gun shots. No late seating. Adults $10, seniors and students $5; Cloak Theatre.

8:30 p.m. SMEE: New music, improvised performances; Lawrence Memorial Chapel.

Friday, November 18

11:10 a.m. Freshman Studies lecture: Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech, Prof. Gerald Podair; Stansbury Theatre.

2:50 p.m. Recent Advances in Biology Lecture: “Plant Morphogenesis: Genetics and Development of Arabidopsis,” Chris Day, UW-Madison; Youngchild Hall 121.

6:00 p.m. Wriston opening lecture: Antonia Contro, with a reception following; Wriston Auditorium.

6:30 p.m. World Music Series: Michael Spiro; Shattuck Hall 156.

7:00 p.m. Hockey vs. Minnesota-Crookston; Appleton Family Ice Center.

8:00 p.m. Fall term play: “Language of Angels”; Cloak Theatre.

8:00 p.m. New Music on Sundays; Harper Hall.

8:00 p.m. JAMnesty human rights event: performances of on-campus bands and discussion of human rights issues.

Saturday, November 19
Fall Visit Day

1:00 p.m. Student recital: Bonnie Alger, conducting; Harper Hall.

2:00 p.m. Hockey vs. Minnesota-Crookston; Appleton Family Ice Center.

3:00 p.m. Student recital: Marra Thompson, piano; Harper Hall.

5:00 p.m. Student recital: Kate Nelson, trombone; Harper Hall.

7:00 p.m. Student recital: Ka Ma Ng, piano; Harper Hall.

8:00 p.m. Fall term play: “Language of Angels”; Cloak Theatre.

8:00 p.m. Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band concert; Lawrence Memorial Chapel.

Sunday, November 20

3:00 p.m. Lawrence University Percussion Ensemble (LUP) concert; Lawrence Memorial Chapel.

3:00 p.m. Fall term play: “Language of Angels”; Cloak Theatre.

4:00 p.m. Lawrence Academy faculty recital: Mike Henckel, brass quintet; Harper Hall.

6:00 p.m. Guest recital: Elizabeth Stoner, soprano; Harper Hall.

8:00 p.m. Lawrence Symphony Orchestra concert; Lawrence Memorial Chapel.