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Monday 30thOn CampusWhat Do You Know About Interracial Dating?”Stares, Glares, or ‘I Don’t Cares'”:Inter-Racial, Ethnic, & Religious Dating A Discussion of Experiences and Opinions12:30-1:45pm, Campus Center, Room 3540. Contact: Edna Pressler – 617-287-5690 “Sticks and Stones: Living With Uncertain Wars”Incisive Essays on the Legacy of War in Our Time4pm, Quinn, Chancellor’s Conf. Room, 3rd Floor. Contact: [email protected], 617-287-5545

S.A.F.E Training Self-Defense for WomenMcCormack, 1st Floor, Beacon Fitness Center. Contact: Linda Jorgensen, 617-287-5680, [email protected]

RefWorks WorkshopWriting a Paper? Come learn how RefWorks can work for you.12:30-1:20pm Healey Library, 4th Floor, 015, Center for Library Instruction. Contact: Frances Schlesinger, 617-287-5943, [email protected]

Time Management Seminarhosted by Raeding Writing and Study Strategies Center. 1:00-3:00pm, Campus Ceneter, 1ts Floor, Room 1300. Contact: Mark Pawlak, 617-287-6550, [email protected]

Darfur: A Panel DiscussionSusannah Sirkin, Karen Hirschfeld, Daowd Sale, Abdelgabr Adam.Healey 11th Floor, Room 0011B @1:30-4 pmInfo: Muna Kangsen @ 617-461-3708

Dr. Jean Kilbourne, “The Naked Truth: Advertising Images of Women”Over 3000 ads a day sell you values and images, not just products. Dr. Kilbourne is a nationally reknowned speaker, author of “Can’t Buy My Love: How Advertising Changes the Way We Think and Feel,” and creator of “Killing Us Softly.”Campus Center Ballroom4:00 – 6:00 PMInfo: Women’s Center @ 617-287-7986

Speak A Word Coffee HouseOpen Mic and Open Floor Talent Share3:30-4:30pm, McCormack, 3rd Floor, Interfaith Chapel, 713. Contact: Rev. Adrienne Berry-Burton, 617-287-5838, [email protected] College of Management Senior Executive ForumChristopher Probyn, Cheif Economist at State Street Global Advisors, speaks on the world economy6:00-7:15pm, Campus Center, 3rd Floor, Founders Room #3545. Mary Ann Machanic, 617-287-7734, [email protected]

Ongoing @ UMBReal Life Christian FellowshipFree food and drinks, along with friendly discussion. Wheatley Lounge, 4th Flr. For info: 617-447-7578, [email protected]:30 p.m.

Disability Student Ctr MtgCampus Ctr, 3rd Flr, Rm. 31002:30 am. – 4:30 pm.

Beacon Fitness Center ClassesAqua Aerobics – 5:30 – 6:30 pm. (thru Nov 30)

Bible Study & FellowshipInterfaith Chapel, Ryan LoungeMcCormack Bldg, 3rd Flr11:30 am. – 12:30 pm.

Tuesday 31stOn CampusFaiza Guene: “Kiffe Kiffe Tomorrow”Talk, Q&A. book signing, reception5pm, Healey Library, 5th FloorContact: [email protected], 617-287-7569

Movie: Lady in the WaterCampus Center Ballroom4:00 PM

The Rocky Horror Picture ShowFree Proprs & Prizes for costumesCampus Center Ballroom7:00 PM

Masquerade PartyCampus Center Ballroom9:00 – Midnight

Ongoing @ UMBBeacon Fitness CenterMcCormack Hall 1st FlrStrengthen and Tone – 11:45 am. -12:45 pm.Kripalu Yoga – 2:30 – 3:30 pm.

Casa Latina Weekly Latino community/cultural meeting. Student Groups Office, Campus Center, 3rd Flr2:30 p.m

Classics Club Weekly Classical Greek play meeting, all are welcome. Student Groups Office, Campus Center, 3rd Flr1:30 pm.

Wednesday 1stOn CampusDiverse PerspectivesPartnering for Success in Hiring and Retaining Qualified Employees with Diverse Backgrounds and Abilities7:30-11:00am, McCormack, 3rd Floor, Ryan Lounge.Contact: Suzanne Allmendinger, 617-287-7124, [email protected]

Grace Ross SpeaksGubernatorial Candidate Grace Ross speaks3:00pm, Wheatley, 4th Floor, Room 148Contact: Matt, 978-994-0988

Gerontology Alumni Association : Annual Fall MeetingJennifer Davis Carey talks on the new Mass Health “Choice” Plan10:00-11:30am, Quinn, 3rd Floor, Chancellor’s Conference RoomContact: Mary St. Jean, 617-287-7330, [email protected]

Earth Day Planning CommitteeHelp make the world a better place and have fun while doing it.12:30-1:30pm, Campus Center, 3rd Floor, Senate Conference RoomContact: John Pearson, 978-979-3043, [email protected]

All Saints Day Mass12:30-1:15pm, McCormack, 3rd Floor, Interfaith Chapel, 713Contact: Sr. Dorothy Castles, SND, 617-287-5839, [email protected] College of Management ForumEdward Albertian, Chief Operating Officer Trans National Corporation speaks5:00-6:00pm, Campus Center, 2nd Floor, University B #2545Contact: Mary Ann Machanic, 617-287-7734, [email protected] MassGIS- How to Use OliverPaul Nutting will be presenting how to use “Oliver”1:00pm, Healey Library, Training Room.

Behind the Scenes with Women Factory Workerspresentation by Rob Goff & Patricia Raub4:30-6:00pm Instructional Classroom, Healey Library, 4th floorContact: American Studies Dept

Poetry Reading: Robin Becker4:00pm, UMB BookstoreContact: Creative Writing Program 617-287-6703

Ongoing @ UMBHillel Weekly Jewish community/cultural meeting. Student Groups Office, Campus Center, 3rd Flr. 12:30 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting 12 Step Recovery meeting. All are welcome (students/faculty). For info & location: 617-287-7981. 2 – 3 p.m.

Bridge Christian Faith FellowshipChristian group that meets for prayer, learning, and fellowship. 3:15-4:15 p.m.

Peer Study Group @ UMBAll welcome. Hosted by Disability Ctr, Campus Ctr, 3rd Flr, For info: 617-287-7965.3:30 p.m.

Thursday 2ndOn CampusBenjamin Page: “The Great Disconnect: Public Opinion and American Foreign Policy on the Eve of the 2006 Elections”Dr. Page holds the Fulcher Chair in Decision Making at Northwestern University and is one of the best known scholars on public opinion in the US or, indeed, the world.Wheatley 4th Floor, Room 148From 1:00 to 3:00 P.M.

RefWorks WorkshopCome learn how RefWorks can help you5:00-6:00pm, Healey Library, 4th Floor, 015. Contact: Frances Schlesinger, 617-287-5943, [email protected]

UMB Talent Show12:00-3:00pm, Campus Center CafeteriaContact: Chuck Z – [email protected] – 617-287-7950

The Complete Works of Shakespeare Abridged5:00pm, McCormack , 2nd Floor McCormack Building. Contact: UMASS Performing Arts Department

Ongoing @ UMBBeacon Fitness Center ClassesMcCormack Bldg, 1st FlrCardio Mix – 11:45 am. – 12:45 pm.Strengthen and Tone – 2:30 – 3:30 pm.Tai Chi – 9:30 – 10:30 am. (thru Nov 30)

Mindfulness Meditation Group McCormack Hall, 3rd Floor, Interfaith Chapel. Experience greater calm, an increased ability to cope with stress, more moments of joy and happiness.Interfaith Chapel, Ryan LoungeMcCormack Bldg, 3rd Flr. For info: 617-287-5624 or [email protected]. 2:30 – 3 pm.

Piece it Together Collaboration between visual art, performance art, spoken word, dance, poetry, acting, music in a space which grants you full creative license. Campus Ctr, 3rd Flr., Student Ctr. Conf. Rm. For info: 617-905-3113 or [email protected].

Friday 3rdOn CampusAchieving Success for Students with Emotional and Behavioral ProblemsConference featuring three leading experts in the field of emotional disability and behavioral disordersContact: Andrew Wiley, 617-287-7250, [email protected]

The Complete Works of Shakespeare Abridged8:00pm, McCormack , 2nd Floor McCormack BuildingContact: UMASS Performing Arts Department

Ongoing @ UMBPhilosophy Club All invited to participate in weekly presentation. Wheatley Hall, 5th Floor, Room 041. For info: 617-287-6406 or [email protected] 2:30 pm.

Peer Study Group @ UMBAll welcome. Hosted by Disability Ctr, Campus Ctr, 3rd Flr, Rm 3001.For info: 617-287-7965.3:30 p.m.

Writer’s Circle Meeting/workshop for creative writers. All welcome to submit work for critique. For info, e-mail: [email protected] Media Lounge Campus Center, 2nd Floor4 – 5:30 pm.

Saturday 4thOn CampusThe Complete Works of Shakespeare Abridged6:00pm, McCormack Theatre, 2nd Floor McCormack BuildingContact: UMB Performing Arts Departments

Monday 6thOn Campus J.D. ScrimgeourReads from his latest work, Themes for English B: A Professor’s Education In and Out of Class.7:00pm, Campus Center, University BookstoreContact: Loreto Ruiz – [email protected]

Meet The Departments – College of ManagementAccounting and Finance Mon, Nov 6 @ 2:30-4:00, Campus Center Room 3540Management Info SystemsWed, Nov 8, 3:00-4:00Campus Center Room 3545Contact:[email protected]

Time Management SeminarHosted by Reading Writing and Study Strategies Center1:00-3:00pm, Campus Center, 1st Floor, Room 1300Contact: Mark Pawlak, 617-287-6550, [email protected]

Ongoing @ UMBReal Life Christian FellowshipFree food and drinks, along with friendly discussion. Wheatley Lounge, 4th Flr. For info: 617-447-7578, [email protected]:30 p.m.

Disability Student Ctr MtgCampus Ctr, 3rd Flr, Rm. 31002:30 am. – 4:30 pm.

Beacon Fitness Center ClassesAqua Aerobics – 5:30 – 6:30 pm. (thru Nov 30)

Bible Study & FellowshipInterfaith Chapel, Ryan LoungeMcCormack Bldg, 3rd Flr11:30 am. – 12:30 pm.