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“Blood Wedding” at the Tustin Studio Theatre

Lewisburg – April 17, 18, 19, 20. Theatre. “Blood Wedding” by Federico Garcia Lorca, a modern classic based on a true story of passion and betrayal, directed by Anjalee Deshpande-Nadkarni, 8 p.m., Tustin Studio Theatre. Admission: $8, $6 for senior citizens.

Bucknell Calendar of Events for April and May

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Bucknell University Campus Events

April/May 2009

NOTE

Schedules and information are subject to change. If you’re driving from some distance to attend an event at Bucknell, you may want to call to confirm time and place. Call 570-577-3260 before 4:30 p.m. or 570-577-2000 after 4:30 p.m.; check http://www.bucknell.edu/x44316.xml for calendar updates. If you would like to receive an e-mail listing of campus events, send your e-mail address to events-calendar@bucknell.edu with “Events Calendar” in the subject line.

DANCE

April 4. Choreographers Showcase. Faculty and student work as well as commissioned guest artist pieces showcasing a variety of styles from tap to modern to pointe in a collaboration between lighting design and dance composition students, 8 p.m., Powers Theatre, Coleman Hall. Admission: $3.

April 5. Choreographers Showcase. Faculty and student work as well as commissioned guest artist pieces showcasing a variety of styles from tap to modern to pointe in a collaboration between lighting design and dance composition students, 2 p.m., Powers Theatre, Coleman Hall. Admission: $3.

April 24 and 25. Spring Dance Concert. Bucknell Dance Company, 8 p.m., Weis Center. Admission: $8, $6 for senior citizens. A gala performance, directed by Er-Dong Hu, marking the 20th anniversary of the Bucknell dance program with classic jazz, contemporary ballet and modern works by students, faculty and guest artists.

EXHIBITS

Now through April 30. Bertrand Library. “A Tercentenary Celebration of Samuel Johnson’s Work,” with a first edition of Johnson’s A Dictionary of the English Language and other fine and rare editions from Bertrand Library’s Special Collections, James A. Russell Exhibit Area, lower level one. This exhibit is held in conjunction with The Charles H. Watts II Humanities Institute, “Johnson at Bucknell: A Tercentenary Celebration” March 23 and 24.

April 10 to 28. Samek Art Gallery. “Annual Student Show,” showcasing artworks created in drawing, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture courses as well as work created independently, main gallery.

FILMS

April 3. Hilltop Film Series. “Born into Brothels,” directed by Zana Briski and Ross Kauffman, USA, 2004, 8 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

April 10. Hilltop Film Series. “Sketches of Frank Gehri,” directed by Sydney Pollack, USA, 2006, 8 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

April 17. Hilltop Film Series.” The World,” directed by Jia Zhangke, China, 2004, 8 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

April 24. Hilltop Film Series. “Spider,” directed by David Cronenberg, Canada, 2002, 8 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

GENERAL

May 17. Commencement. Elie Wiesel, Nobel Laureate, author and Holocaust survivor, 10 a.m., Academic Quad. Rain location: Gerhard Fieldhouse.

May 28 to 31. Reunion Weekend.

LECTURES

April 6. WRC Lecture series. “Women don’t ask: Negotiation and the Gender Divide,” author Sara Laschever, 7 p.m., Forum, Elaine Langone Center.

April 7. CSREG Faculty Colloquy. “This is the Remix: Repetition as a Figure of Hip Hop Culture,” James Peterson, 4:30 p.m., Smith Library, Vaughan Literature Building.

April 7. Bucknell Environmental Center lecture/film. “The Knox Mine Disaster and the Legacy of Mining in the Susquehanna Valley,” Ken Wolensky, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, with moderator and responder Diana Di Stefano, assistant professor of history and environmental studies, 7 p.m., Smith Library, Vaughan Literature Building.

April 9. English department lecture. “On the Promise of Peace: Kant’s Wartime and the Tremulous Body of Philosophy.” David Clark, McMaster University in London, Ontario, 7 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

April 10. Sociology and Anthropology department lecture. “Title/topic?” Laura Miller, bio?, noon, Smith Library, Vaughan Literature Building.

April 15. Economics talk. “The Great Recession: How did it Happen, What can we do?” economist Dean Baker, 7:30 p.m., Rooke Chapel.

April 15. CSREG lecture. “Asher Roth’s America: On Hip Hop, Whiteness and the ‘Post-Racial’,” Hua Hsu, Vassar College, 7 p.m., Forum, Elaine Langone Center.

April 23. Bucknell Environmental Center Forum. “Visions of the Susquehanna: Geography of Imagination and Ecological Future,” noon to 1:30 p.m., Traditional Reading Room, Bertrand Library. The forum will include Mary Hirts, Ole Bull State Park; Bucknell faculty members Carmen Gillespie, Steve Jordan, Michael Payne and Alf Siewers as discussants, and Ghislaine McDayter and Katherine Faull as moderator and responder.

April 23. STAND lecture. Abraham Awolich, co-director of the New Sudan Education Initiative who was a refugee in East Africa for 14 years as a ‘lost boy of Sudan,’ 7 p.m., Trout Auditorium, Vaughan Literature Building.

MUSIC

April 1. Jazz at Bucknell First Wednesdays series. Steve Coleman & Five Elements, 8:30 p.m., Bucknell Hall, with Steve Coleman, alto saxophone/composer; Jonathan Finlayson, trumpet; Tim Albright, trombone; Jen Shyu, vocals; Thomas Morgan, bass; and Marcus Gilmore, drums.

April 2. Bassam Saba, workshop in Middle Eastern Music, noon; lecture and performance, 7 and 8 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building. Sponsored by Kushell Endowment.

April 3. Concert. The Bucknell University Jazz Band, 7:30 p.m., Weis Center, in a program of new and standard works.

April 4. Senior Recital. Jenn DeLuca, soprano, 4 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 4. Concert. “A Night at the Movies,” with the Bucknell University Orchestra, 7:30 pm., Weis Center. The program includes music from several films including “E.T.”, “Jurassic Park”, “Psycho” and “The Magnificent Seven”, Gershwin’s “Movie Medley” and Shostakovich’s score to “Hamlet” as well as a screening of the film “A Trip to the Moon,” with narration by Eric Faden, 7:30 p.m., Weis Center.

April 5. Concert. Bucknell Improvisation Intensive Ensemble, 1 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 8. Janet Weis Cabaret Jazz Series. Taylor Eigsti, piano, and Julian Lage, guitar, 8 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building. [rescheduled from January]

April 9. Student Recitals, noon, Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 9. Guest Recital/Lecture. “Ecoute: Pieces of Reynaldo Hahn,” Norman Spivey, 7 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 14. Jazz Impromptu with Andy Middleton, jazz saxophone, with Barry Long, flugelhorn, Steve Rudolph, piano, Josh Davis, bass, and Phil Haynes, drums, 8 p.m., Bucknell Hall. Sponsored by Kushell Endowment.

April 16. Student Recitals, noon, Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 16. Concert. Javanese Gamelan, 8 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 17. Concert. Bucknell University Symphonic Band, 7:30 p.m., Weis Center.

April 18. Junior Recital. Katelyn Chiles, horn, and Nathan Sloyer, trumpet, 1 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 18. Senior Recital. Caitlin Russell, cello, 4 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 18. Concert. Bucknell University Concert Chorale, 7:30 p.m., Weis Center.

April 19. Senior Recital. Joseph Yoo, piano, 1 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 19. Piano Department Recital, 4 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 19. Senior Recital. Sophia Leong, piano, 8 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 21. Concert. Dickinson Wind Quintet, 8 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building. Sponsored by Kushell Endowment.

April 22. Clarinet Studio Recital, 7:30 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 23. Student Recitals, noon, Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 24. String Studio Recital, 7:30 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 25. Concert. Rooke Chapel Ringers, 8 p.m., Rooke Chapel.

April 26. Concert. Rooke Chapel Choir, 7:30 p.m., Rooke Chapel.

April 27. Composition Class Recital, 7 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

April 28. Senior Recital. Melissa Ray, piano, 5 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

May 2. Lewisburg Live and Jazz at Bucknell series. The Hammond Brothers, 8 p.m., Bucknell Hall.

POETRY

April 17. Annual Student Reading, 7 p.m., Bucknell Hall.

SPORTS

April 1. Women’s tennis vs. Fairleigh Dickinson, 3 p.m.; women’s lacrosse vs. St. Bonaventure, 4 p.m.

April 3. Women’s water polo vs. Princeton, 7:30 p.m.

April 4. Women’s water polo vs. George Washington, 11:30 a.m., vs. Maryland, 6 p.m.; baseball vs. Lafayette (2), noon; softball vs. Lafayette (2), 1 p.m.

April 5. Women’s water polo vs. Indiana, 9:30 a.m.; baseball vs. Lafayette (2), noon; softball vs. Lafayette (2), noon.

April 7. Men’s tennis vs. Lehigh, 3:30 p.m.; men’s lacrosse vs. Penn State, 7:30 p.m.

April 8. Softball vs. St. Francis, Pa, (2) 3:30 p.m.

April 10. Bison Outdoor Classic – men’s and women’s track and field.

April 11. Bison Outdoor Classic – men’s and women’s track and field; men’s lacrosse vs. Lehigh, 8 p.m.; women’s tennis vs. Army.

April 14. Softball vs. UMBC (2), 2 p.m.; women’s lacrosse vs. Marist, 4 p.m.

April 15. Baseball vs. Towson, 3:30 p.m.

April 18. Bucknell Team Challenge – men’s and women’s track and field; women’s lacrosse vs. Navy, 1 p.m.; softball vs. Lehigh (2), 1 p.m.

April 19. Softball vs. Lehigh (2), noon.

April 22. Baseball vs. St. Bonaventure (2), 2 p.m.; men’s and women’s tennis vs. Bloomsburg.

April 23. Softball vs. Susquehanna (2).

April 24. Patriot League Tournament – women’s tennis.

April 25. Patriot League Tournament – women’s tennis; football spring game, 9:45 a.m.

April 26. Patriot League Tournament – women’s tennis.

April 28. Women’s lacrosse vs. Columbia, 4 p.m.

Patriot League Tournaments: April 24, men’s and women’s lacrosse*; April 26, men’s and women’s lacrosse*; May 7, 8, 9, softball*. Patriot League Championships: May 9-10, 16-17, baseball* For more information, see http://patriotleague.collegesports.com/ *Bucknell will host if it is the higher seed. For complete Bucknell athletics schedules and results, see http://www.bucknellbison.com/.

THEATRE

April 17, 18, 19, 20. Theatre. “Blood Wedding” by Federico Garcia Lorca, a modern classic based on a true story of passion and betrayal, directed by Anjalee Deshpande-Nadkarni, 8 p.m., Tustin Studio Theatre. Admission: $8, $6 for senior citizens.

April 25 and 26. Theatre. “Schoolhouse Rock Live!” 2 p.m., Powers Theatre, Coleman Hall.

WORSHIP SERVICES

Special Holy Week Services: Catholic Campus Ministry: Holy Thursday Mass, April 9, 8 p.m., Rooke Chapel; Good Friday Service, April 10, noon, Rooke Chapel; Easter Sunday Mass, April 12, 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., Terrace Room. No Mass April 11 or 4 p.m. Mass on April 12.

Rooke Chapel Congregation: Maundy Thursday “Upper Room Service,” April 9, 6:15 p.m., Meditation Chapel; Good Friday Protestant Service, April 10, 4 p.m., Meditation Chapel; Easter Festival Service, April 12, 11 a.m., Rooke Chapel.

The following services are held each week during the school year, with the public invited to attend:

Catholic Mass: Saturday, 4:30 p.m., Rooke Chapel; Sunday, 4 p.m., Rooke Chapel. Note: regular Mass schedule for the semester ends on May 3. Special services: Graduation weekend Masses, May 16, 4:30 p.m., Rooke Chapel and May 17, 4 p.m., Rooke Chapel; Reunion weekend Masses, May 30, 3 p.m., Rooke Chapel, and May 31, 8:30 a.m., Rooke Chapel.

Episcopal Eucharist: Wednesday, noon, Meditation Chapel. Final service for semester, April 29.

Jewish Services: Kabbalat Shabbat Service and Dinner, Friday at 5:30 p.m., Berelson Center for Jewish Life, 632 St. George St. Passover Seders: First Seder, Wednesday, April 8, second Seder, Thursday, April 9; both in Hunt Hall (101) at 6 p.m. Reservations required by March 31, call 577-3677. Final service for semester, April 24.

Mindfulness Meditation: Friday, 3 p.m., Meditation Chapel, Rooke Chapel. Final meditation for semester, May 1.

Interdenominational Worship Service: Sunday, 11 a.m., Rooke Chapel.

April 5. Palm Sunday. Morgan Berg, senior speaker. Rooke Chapel Choir.

April 12. Easter. Tim Dugan, Interim University Chaplain. Rooke Chapel Choir and Commonwealth Brass Quintet.

April 19. Tim Dugan, Interim University Chaplain. Student musicians.

April 26. Senior Service. Emily Rath, senior speaker. Rooke Chapel Choir and Ringers.

May 3. Exam Time Service. Holy Communion. Final regular worship service for the semester.

May 10. No service.

May 17. Graduation Worship Service, 8 a.m. [note change in service time]


HOURS

Bertrand Library (570-577-1881): Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 2 a.m.; Friday 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 a.m., or as posted: http://www.bucknell.edu/x1263.xml

Bookstore (570-577-1128): Regular hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., no Sunday hours. http://www.bucknellbookstore.com. Special hours: Open April 18 and 25, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; May 16, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; May 17, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.; May 29, 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; May 30, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; May 31, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Closed: May 9, May 23, May 25, June 29 and 30, July 3, all Saturdays in June and July.

Campus Box Office (570-577-1000): Weis Center lobby, Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Elaine Langone Center Box Office [Bookstore] (570-577-1000): Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Samek Art Gallery (570-577-3792): during academic year: Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.; and by appointment.

March Calendar of Events at Bucknell University

EXHIBITS

Now to March 27. Samek Art Gallery, main gallery. “Of Rage and Redemption: The Art of Oswaldo Guayasamin.” Guayasamin’s work focuses on difficult subjects including the horrors of war, the injustices of inequality and discrimination, and the rights of women, children and indigenous peoples. This exhibit is part of the university’s “Peace & Resistance” program series.

March 1 through April 30. Bertrand Library. “A Tercentenary Celebration of Samuel Johnson’s Work,” with a first edition of Johnson’s A Dictionary of the English Language and other fine and rare editions from Bertrand Library’s Special Collections, James A. Russell Exhibit Area, lower level one. This exhibit is held in conjunction with The Charles H. Watts II Humanities Institute, “Johnson at Bucknell: A Tercentenary Celebration” March 23 and 24.

FILMS

March 20. Hilltop Film Series. “The Night of San Juan,” directed by Jorge Sanjinès, Bolivia, 1971, 8 p.m. Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

March 27. Hilltop Film Series. “Keys to the House,” directed by Gianni Amelio, Italy, 2005, 8 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

LECTURES

March 2. Physics and astronomy department talk. “Hidden extra dimensions and short-distance gravity,” Eric Adelberger, University of Washington, Seattle, 7 p.m., Olin 268.

March 3. History department lecture. “The 13th Labor of Hercules: Building the Panama Canal,” Julie Greene, University of Maryland, 7 p.m., Forum, Elaine Langone Center.

March 19. WRC panel discussion. “Women of War,” 7 p.m., Trout Auditorium, Vaughan Literature Building. Participants include international students from war-affected countries and American students/staff whose families have served in the military. Rescheduled from Feb. 17.

March 22. Lecture and Concert. Penn State University Baroque Ensemble, 1:30 and 3 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

March 26. Peace & Resistance series. “The Serial Killer and the Rebel: The Curious Case of the Man-Eating Negro aka El Negro Incognito,” Carlos Jauregui, Vanderbilt University, 7 p.m., Forum, Elaine Langone Center.

March 31. Bucknell Forum series. Ayaan Hirsi Ali, author and women’s rights advocate, 7:30 p.m., Trout Auditorium.

March 31. Student Lectureship series. “Heads vs. Feds: The Debate over the Legalization of Marijuana,” Steve Hager, editor, High Times magazine, and DEA veteran Robert Stutman, 7 p.m., Weis Center. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. for Bucknell students, faculty, and staff with Bucknell ID. Doors will open at 6:45 p.m. for the community if seats remain open at that time.

MUSIC

March 1. “Winter Habitats,” Bucknell Improvisation Intensive Ensemble, 1 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

March 3. Evangelical Benefit Concert. Symphonic Band, 7 p.m., Weis Center.

March 4. Jazz at Bucknell series. Fred Hersch, solo jazz piano, 8:30 p.m., Bucknell Hall. (Hersch’s performance replaces the previously advertised performance by The Orrin Evans Trio.)

March 17. Jazz Recital. Music for trumpet, flugelhorn and jazz piano trio with Bucknell faculty Phil Haynes and Barry Long, 8 p.m., Bucknell Hall.

March 20. Concert. Ludacris, 9 p.m., Sojka Pavilion. Tickets: $35, available in the Bookstore, at the Weis Center, by phone at 570-577-1000 or online at http://www.bucknell.edu/boxoffice.

March 21. Senior Recital. Rachel Resnick, violin, 4 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

March 21. Performance. Bucknell Opera Company, 7:30 p.m., Weis Center.

March 22. Lecture and Concert. Penn State University Baroque Ensemble, 1:30 and 3 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

March 22. Faculty Recital. Leslie Cullen, flute, 7 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

March 23. Concert. Jim Balagurchik, jazz piano, 7 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

March 24. Gallery Series. Barry Long and Friends, 7 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

March 25. Janet Weis Cabaret Jazz Series. A classic jazz piano trio with Steve Rudolph, piano, Drew Gress, bass, and Phil Haynes, drums, 8 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

SPORTS

March 1. Elite Six Invitational – women’s water polo vs. Michigan 11 a.m., vs. Hartwick, 3:30 p.m.; Erg Armageddon – rowing, Davis Gym; women’s lacrosse vs. Robert Morris, 1 p.m.

March 5. Women’s tennis vs. Towson.

March 17. Men’s lacrosse vs. Denver, 4 p.m.

March 18. Women’s lacrosse vs. Binghamton, 4 p.m.

March 20. Baseball vs. Canisius, 3 p.m.

March 21. Baseball vs. Canisius (2), noon; women’s lacrosse vs. Lafayette, 1 p.m.; men’s and women’s tennis vs. Villanova, TBA.

March 22. Baseball vs. Canisius, 1 p.m.

March 24. Men’s lacrosse vs. Towson, 7:30 p.m.

March 25. Baseball vs. Bloomsburg, 3:30 p.m.; softball vs. Drexel (2), 3:30 p.m.

March 28. Men’s and women’s tennis vs. New Jersey Institute of Technology, noon; baseball vs. Army (2), noon; men’s lacrosse vs. Holy Cross, noon; women’s lacrosse vs. Holy Cross, 3 p.m.

March 29. Baseball vs. Army (2), noon.

Patriot League Tournaments: men’s basketball quarterfinals* March 4, semifinals* March 8, championship* March 13; women’s basketball championship* March 11. For more information, see http://patriotleague.collegesports.com/ *Bucknell will host if it is the higher seed.

Athletic events are free, except for football and basketball; call 570-577-1000 for football or basketball ticket information. For complete Bucknell athletics schedules and results, see http://www.BucknellBison.com.

THEATRE

March 27. Weis Center Series. L.A. Theatre Works presents “The War of the Worlds” and “The Lost World,” theatrical recreations of period radio live studio broadcasts, 8 p.m., Weis Center. Tickets: $20.

WORSHIP SERVICES

The following services are held each week during the school year, with the public invited to attend:

Catholic Mass: Saturday, 4:30 p.m., Rooke Chapel; Sunday, 4 p.m., Rooke Chapel. No Mass March 7, 8, 14, or 15: Spring Break.

Episcopal Eucharist: Wednesday, noon, Meditation Chapel. No Service March 11: Spring Break.

Jewish Services: Kabbalat Shabbat Service and Dinner, Friday at 5:30 p.m., Berelson Center for Jewish Life, 632 St. George St. No Service March 6 or 13: Spring Break.

Mindfulness Meditation: Friday, 3 p.m., Meditation Chapel, Rooke Chapel. No Meditation March 13: Spring Break.

Interdenominational Worship Service: Sunday, 11 a.m., Rooke Chapel.

March 1. Tim Dugan, Interim University Chaplain, speaking. Student musicians.

March 8. No Service: Spring Break.

March 15. No Service: Spring Break.

March 22. Tim Dugan, Interim University Chaplain, speaking. Rooke Chapel Choir and Rooke Chapel Ringers.

March 29. Tim Dugan, Interim University Chaplain, speaking. Student musicians.

HOURS

Bertrand Library (570-577-1881): Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 2 a.m.; Friday 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 a.m., or as posted: http://www.bucknell.edu/x1263.xml

Bookstore (570-577-1128): Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., no Sunday hours. http://www.bucknellbookstore.com. Closed March 7: Spring Break.

Campus Box Office (570-577-1000): Weis Center lobby, Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Elaine Langone Center Box Office [Bookstore] (570-577-1000): Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Samek Art Gallery (570-577-3792): Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.; and by appointment.

BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY CAMPUS EVENTS – February 2009

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EXHIBITS:

Now. Bertrand Library. “Women’s Studio Workshop.” An exhibit featuring selected artists’ books published by the Women’s Studio Workshop in Rosendale, N.Y. Founded in 1974, the Workshop supports an Artist-in-Residence program, Summer Arts Institute, internships for younger artists, and classes focused on papermaking, printing, book arts, photography, and ceramics. James A. Russell exhibit area, Lower Level 1.

Now to March 27. Samek Art Gallery, main gallery. “Of Rage and Redemption: The Art of Oswaldo Guayasamin.” Guayasamin’s work focuses on difficult subjects including the horrors of war, the injustices of inequality and discrimination, and the rights of women, children and indigenous peoples. This exhibit is part of the university’s “Peace & Resistance” program series.

FICTION

Feb. 10. Reading. Porochista Khakpour, visiting assistant professor of English and author of Sons and Other Flammable Objects, 7 p.m., Bucknell Hall.

FILMS

Feb 6. Hilltop Film Series. “The Aura” directed by Fabian Bielinski, Argentina, 2006, 8 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

Feb 13. Hilltop Film Series. “Faces of Women” directed by Desire Ecare, Ivory Coast, 1985, 8 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

Feb 20. Hilltop Film Series. “Love Songs” directed by Christophe Honore, France, 2007, 8 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

Feb. 27. Hilltop Film Series. “Persepolis” directed by Marjane Satrapi and Vincent Paronnaud, France, 2007, 8 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

GENERAL

Feb. 22. Black History Alive event. 1 p.m., Seventh Street House.

LECTURES

Feb. 3. WRC lecture. “Women Don’t Ask: Negotiation and the Gender Divide,” author Sara Laschever, 7 p.m., Forum, Elaine Langone Center.

Feb. 9. Lecture. “Hooking Up: Sex, Dating and Relationship on Campus,” Kathleen Bogle, La Salle University, 7 p.m., Trout Auditorium, Vaughan Literature Building.

Feb. 12. Arnold L. Putterman Memorial Lectureship. ” Machine Morality: Teaching (Ro)Bots Right from Wrong,” Colin Allen, Indiana University, 7 p.m., Forum, Elaine Langone Center.

Feb. 13. Arnold L. Putterman Memorial Lectureship. “Ethics and the Science of Animal Minds,” Colin Allen, Indiana University, 5 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

Feb. 17. Class of 1956 Lecture. “Recovering Vulnerability and Emotive Risk in Teaching and Learning,” Sue Ellen Henry, associate professor of education, 7 p.m., Bucknell Hall.

Feb. 17. WRC panel discussion. “Women of War,” 7 p.m., Forum, Elaine Langone Center. Participants include international students from war-affected countries and American students/staff whose families have served in the military.

Feb. 19. Bucknell Forum on Global Leadership. “Bridging the Gap: Globalization Without Isolation,” F. W. de Klerk, former president of South Africa who ended apartheid and co-winner with Nelson Mandela of the 1993 Nobel Peace Prize, 7:30 p.m., Weis Center.

Feb. 24. Student Lectureship Series. “Debate on Pornography,” Ron Jeremy, pornography film director and actor; and Craig Gross, a pastor who addresses the struggle with pornography with his website; with moderator James Peterson, assistant professor of English at Bucknell, 8 p.m., Weis Center.

Feb. 26. Psychology Department Lecture. “Torture, Guantanamo and American Values,” Gitanjali Gutierrez, an attorney who has defended the inmates at Guananamo Bay detention camp, 7 p.m., Forum, Elaine Langone Center.

Feb. 26. Religion Lecture. “Religion and Ecology in South Asia,” David Haberman, Indiana University, Bloomington, 7 p.m., Hunt Hall Formal Dining Room.

MUSIC

Feb. 3. Gallery Series. Pianist Paavali Jumppanen giving a rare performance of the complete Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant Jesus by Olivier Messiaen, 8 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building. Sponsored by the Kushell Endowment.

Feb. 4. Jazz at Bucknell. Ralph Alessi & This Against That, 8:30 p.m., Bucknell Hall, with Ralph Alessi, trumpet/composer; Tony Malaby, tenor saxophone; Andy Milne, piano; Drew Gress, bass; and Mark Ferber, drums.

Feb. 6. Weis Center Series. Czech Symphony Orchestra, 8 p.m., Weis Center. Works by Martinu, Bruch and Smetana and featuring violinist Jennifer Frautschi and pianist Paavali Jumppanen. Tickets: $25.

Feb. 7. Weis Center Special Event. “Jazz for Kids!” a free family matinee with the David Leonhardt Jazz Group, 1 p.m., Weis Center.

Feb. 8. Senior Recital. Jessica Swanston, soprano, 4 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

Feb. 14. Jam 2009. Black History Month celebration of dancing, singing and acting, 7 p.m., Tustin Theatre. Admission: $3.

Feb. 14. Concert. The Derek Trucks Band, 8 p.m., Weis Center. Tickets: $35.

Feb. 15. Senior Recital. AnneMarie Steele, euphonium, 1 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

Feb. 15. Senior Recital. Mia Bonnewell, soprano, 4 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

Feb. 20. Concert. Bison Chips, men’s a cappella singers, 8 p.m., Weis Center. Tickets: $5.

Feb. 21. Weis Center Series. Pianist Paavali Jumppanen, 8 p.m., Weis Center. Tickets: $20. Sonatas by Beethoven and Liszt, pieces by Jouni Kaipainen.

Feb. 22. Junior Recital. Shannon Lobdell, piano, 8 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

Feb. 24. Flute Masterclass with Wind Soloists of New York, 7 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

Feb. 25. Janet Weis Cabaret Jazz Series. “The American Songbook, Yesterday and Today,” Roseanna Vitro, vocals; Kenny Werner, piano; Dean Johnson, bass; 8 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

Feb. 27. Weis Center Series. Wind Soloists of New York, 8 p.m., Weis Center. Tickets: $20. Music by Mozart and Rossini as well as two rarely heard works by Richard Strauss: the Serenade and Suite in B-flat Major, both for 13 winds.

POETRY

Feb. 24. Reading. Katie Hayes, 7 p.m., Bucknell Hall.

SPORTS

Feb. 1. Wrestling vs. Columbia, 1 p.m.

Feb. 7. Men’s basketball vs. Navy, 7 p.m.

Feb. 11. Men’s basketball vs. American, 7 p.m.

Feb. 14. Bucknell Winter Classic – men’s and women’s track and field; women’s basketball vs. Holy Cross, 7 p.m.

Feb. 18. Women’s lacrosse vs. Wagner, 4 p.m.; women’s basketball vs. Lafayette, 7 p.m.

Feb. 19. Patriot League Championships – men’s and women’s swimming and diving, 10:30 a.m.

Feb. 20. Patriot League Championships – men’s and women’s swimming and diving, 10:30 a.m.

Feb. 21. Patriot League Championships – men’s and women’s swimming and diving, 10:30 a.m.; ESPN BracketBusters – men’s basketball; women’s basketball vs. Colgate, TBA.

Feb. 25. Men’s basketball vs. Lehigh, 7 p.m.

Feb. 28. Elite Six Invitational – women’s water polo; men’s lacrosse vs. Navy, 1 p.m.; men’s basketball vs. Army, 7 p.m.

The price of admission to men’s basketball games is $8 for adults, $4 for seniors 62 and older, and youth 18 and under; women’s basketball tickets are $4 for adults, $2 for senior citizens 62 and older and youth 18 and under. Season tickets for men’s basketball are $160, and $45 for women’s basketball.

Advance basketball tickets are available weekdays at the Campus box office in the Weis Center 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the Elaine Langone Center box office (Bookstore) 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call 570-577-1000 for football or basketball ticket information; all other athletic events are free. For complete Bucknell athletics schedules and results, see http://www.BucknellBison.com.

THEATRE

Feb. 6, 7, 8, 9. Theatre Showcase. “Mud” by Maria Irene Fornes, directed by Bucknell junior Julia Frieri, 8 p.m., Tustin Theatre. Admission: $3.

Feb. 20, 21, 22, 23. Theatre. “The Children’s Hour” by Lillian Hellman, directed by Bucknell senior Joseph DeMetro, 8 p.m., Powers Theatre. Tickets: $8, $6 for senior citizens.

WORSHIP SERVICES

Special Services: Feb. 25, Ash Wednesday: Catholic Mass with distribution of ashes, noon, Rooke Chapel; Ecumenical Service and distribution of ashes, 4:45 p.m., Rooke Chapel.

The following services are held each week during the school year, with the public invited to attend:

Catholic Mass: Saturday, 4:30 p.m., Rooke Chapel; Sunday, 4 p.m., Rooke Chapel.

Episcopal Eucharist: Wednesday, noon, Meditation Chapel.

Jewish Services: Kabbalat Shabbat Service and Dinner, Friday at 5:30 p.m., Berelson Center for Jewish Life, 632 St. George St.

Mindfulness Meditation: Friday, 3 p.m., Meditation Chapel, Rooke Chapel.

Interdenominational Worship Service: Sunday, 11 a.m., Rooke Chapel.

Feb. 1. Tim Dugan, Interim University Chaplain, speaking. Rooke Chapel Choir. Holy Communion.

Feb. 8. Guest Speaker. Student musicians.

Feb. 15. Tim Dugan, Interim University Chaplain, speaking. Rooke Chapel Choir and Rooke Chapel Ringers.

Feb. 22. Tim Dugan, Interim University Chaplain, speaking. Student musicians.

HOURS

Bertrand Library (570-577-1881): Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 2 a.m.; Friday 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 a.m., or as posted: http://www.bucknell.edu/x1263.xml

Bookstore (570-577-1128): Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., no Sunday hours. http://www.bucknellbookstore.com.

Campus Box Office (570-577-1000): Weis Center lobby, Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Elaine Langone Center Box Office [Bookstore] (570-577-1000): Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Samek Art Gallery (570-577-3792): Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.; and by appointment.

Bucknell University Coming Events – January 2009

NOTE: Schedules and information are subject to change. If you’re driving from some distance to attend an event at Bucknell, you may want to call to confirm time and place. Call 570-577-3260 before 4:30 p.m. or 570-577-2000 after 4:30 p.m.; check http://www.bucknell.edu/Events.xml for calendar updates.DANCE

Jan. 30. Weis Center Series. Luna Negra Dance Theatre, 8 p.m., Weis Center. Tickets: $20.

EXHIBITS

Now. Bertrand Library. “Women’s Studio Workshop.” An exhibit featuring selected artists’ books published by the Women’s Studio Workshop in Rosendale, N.Y. Founded in 1974, the Workshop supports an Artist-in-Residence program, Summer Arts Institute, internships for younger artists, and classes focused on papermaking, printing, book arts, photography, and ceramics. James A. Russell exhibit area, Lower Level 1.

Jan. 26 to March 27. Samek Art Gallery, main gallery. “Of Rage and Redemption: The Art of Oswaldo Guayasamin.” Guayasamin’s work focuses on difficult subjects including the horrors of war, the injustices of inequality and discrimination, and the rights of women, children and indigenous peoples. This exhibit is part of the university’s “Peace & Resistance” program series.

FILMS

Jan. 23. Hilltop Film Series. “Little Fugitive,” directed by Morris Engel, USA, 1953, 8 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

Jan 30. Hilltop Film Series. “Brothers,” directed by Suzanne Bier, Denmark, 2004, 8 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center.

LECTURES

Jan. 20. MLK Commemoration “Beloved” dinner and keynote. “Black Women and the Civil Rights Movement, including the Progressive Politics of Coretta Scott King,” Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Spelman College, 6:30 p.m., Terrace Room, Elaine Langone Center. Dinner tickets are available in the Elaine Langone Center mall beginning Jan. 12, or via e-mail at MSS@bucknell.edu. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children aged 7-12. This event is part of the University’s celebration of 125 years of co-education.

Jan. 20. Greek Life and LGBT lecture. “OUT & Greek,” Shane Windmeyer, editor of Brotherhood: Gay Life in College Fraternities and co-editor of Out on Fraternity Row: Personal Accounts of Being Gay in a College Fraternity and Secret Sisters: Stories of Being Lesbian and Bisexual in a College Sorority, 7 p.m., Weis Center.

Jan. 22. Focus Year Series Panel Discussion: Cultures at the Confluence. “Learning from the River Towns,” 4:30 p.m., Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center. Five local scholars will speak about local research activities and potential including Carl Milosky, sociology, Bucknell University, “Localism vs. Regionalism in Central Pennsylvania”; Sharon Larson, The Geisinger Center for Health Research, “Translational Health Research in our Communities”; Ben Marsh, geography and environmental studies, Bucknell University, “Why the river towns matter”; Heather Feldhaus, sociology, Bloomsburg University, “The Columbia County Needs Assessment: An example of collaborative community based research and its potential for long term regional development”; and Gary Sojka, former president, Bucknell University, panel discussant.

Jan. 22. Walling Speaker Series in Management. “Secrets of Great Leadership: Lessons of John Wooden, ESPN’s Coach of the Century,” Andy Hill, network television executive, best-selling author and motivational coach, 7 p.m., Forum, Elaine Langone Center.

Jan. 30. Samek Art Gallery lecture. “Oswaldo Guayasamin: A Life in Art, Conflict and Resistance,” Joseph Mella, director, Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery and curator for the Samek exhibition, “Of Rage and Redemption: The Art of Oswaldo Guayasamin,” 7 p.m., Forum, Elaine Langone Center.

MUSIC

Jan. 16. Faculty Recital. Barry Hannigan, piano, 7:30 p.m., Weis Center. The program includes Chopin’s Nocturne in C Minor, Tarantelle, and Ballade in F Minor; Rachmaninoff’s Melodie, Op. 3, No. 3 and Waltz, Op. 10, No. 2; two intermezzi by Brahms; Keener’s Way, a piece written by Pierce for Barry Hannigan; two ragtime pieces written in the 1990s by Ryden; and Babadjanian’s Elegy.

Jan. 19. Performance. Afro-Semitic Jazz Experience, 7 p.m., Bucknell Hall. Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Student Services.

Jan. 28. Janet Weis Cabaret Jazz Series. Taylor Eigsti, piano, and Julian Lage, guitar, 8 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

Jan. 31. Faculty Recital. Elizabeth Stimpert, clarinet, and Barry Hannigan, piano, 7 p.m., Rooke Recital Hall, Weis Music Building.

POETRY

Jan. 20. Reading. Nance Van Winckel, poet-in-residence, 7 p.m., Bucknell Hall.

SPORTS

Jan. 14. Women’s basketball vs. American, 7 p.m.

Jan. 17. Bucknell Heptagonal – men’s and women’s track and field; men’s basketball vs. Holy Cross, noon; men’s and women’s swimming vs. Army, 1 p.m.

Jan 21. Men’s basketball vs. Lafayette, 7 p.m.

Jan. 24. Men’s and women’s swimming vs. Lehigh, 1 p.m.; wrestling vs. Liberty, 1 p.m.; men’s basketball vs. Colgate, 7 p.m.

Jan. 25. Wrestling vs. Old Dominion, 1 p.m.

Jan. 28. Women’s basketball vs. Lehigh, 7 p.m.

Jan. 30. Bison Open and Multi – men’s and women’s track and field.

Jan. 31. Bison Open and Multi – men’s and women’s track and field; Bison Invitation – men’s and women’s swimming; women’s basketball vs. Army 7 p.m.

The price of admission to men’s basketball games is $8 for adults, $4 for seniors 62 and older, and youth 18 and under; women’s basketball tickets are $4 for adults, $2 for senior citizens 62 and older and youth 18 and under. Season tickets for men’s basketball are $160, and $45 for women’s basketball.

Advance basketball tickets are available weekdays at the Campus box office in the Weis Center 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the Elaine Langone Center box office (Bookstore) 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call 570-577-1000 for football or basketball ticket information; all other athletic events are free. For complete Bucknell athletics schedules and results, see http://www.BucknellBison.com.

WORSHIP SERVICES

The following services are held each week during the school year, with the public invited to attend:

Catholic Mass: Saturday, 4:30 p.m., Rooke Chapel; Sunday, 4 p.m., Rooke Chapel. Mass schedule resumes Saturday, Jan. 17, 4:30 p.m.

Episcopal Eucharist: Wednesday, noon, Meditation Chapel. Schedule resumes Jan. 21.

Jewish Services: Kabbalat Shabbat Service and Dinner, Friday at 5:30 p.m., Berelson Center for Jewish Life, 632 St. George St. Schedule resumes Jan. 16.

Mindfulness Meditation: Friday, 4:30 p.m., Meditation Chapel, Rooke Chapel. Schedule resumes Jan. 16.

Interdenominational Worship Service: Sunday, 11 a.m., Rooke Chapel.

Jan. 18. Rev. Tim Dugan, Interim University Chaplain, speaking. Rooke Chapel Choir and Rooke Chapel Ringers.

Jan. 25. Fr. Michael Letteer, Catholic Chaplain, guest speaker for Week of Prayer for Christian Unity pulpit exchange. Rooke Chapel Choir and Rooke Chapel Ringers.

HOURS

Bertrand Library (570-577-1881): Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 2 a.m.; Friday 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 a.m., or as posted: http://www.bucknell.edu/x1263.xml

Bookstore (570-577-1128): Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., no Sunday hours. http://www.bucknellbookstore.com.

Campus Box Office (570-577-1000): Weis Center lobby, Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Elaine Langone Center Box Office [Bookstore] (570-577-1000): Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Samek Art Gallery (570-577-3792): Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.; and by appointment.