|Exhibition: Nature's Toolbox: Biodiversity, Art and Invention107-day event: 8/31/2013 - 12/15/2013
Location: Ulrich Museum of Art, McKnight Art Center East
"Nature's Toolbox: Biodiversity, Art and Invention" is an exhibition of the works of more than 40 international artists in a wide range of media. Harnessing technology and inspired by nature's amazing design concepts, the show's innovative, eye-capturing art helps us understand and appreciate the life-or-death interdependence between the 10-20 million species on earth, including humans and the quality of the environment we share.
For more information, call 316-978-3664 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Open to WSU Community.
Sponsored by: Ulrich Museum of Art
Development Event: Crafting a Learner-Centered Syllabus
Location: 200 Lindquist Hall
Writing your syllabus from a student's perspective can help increase student engagement, motivation and learning outcomes. Our topics will include writing effective learning outcomes, explaining meaning and relevance, motivating students and more.
For more information, call 316-978-3209 or email email@example.com
Open to WSU Community.
Sponsored by: OFDSS
Zarifa Roberson: Live Out Ur Dreams "LOUD"
Location: CAC Theater
LIVE OUT UR DREAMS (LOUD) with Zarifa Roberson during Diversity Week. Zarifa Roberson is the CEO, founder and publisher of i.d.e.a.l. magazine, "Individuals with Disabilities Express About Life." Not allowing her disabilities to dictate her life, Zarifa has had great achievements in life. She is a true leader and advocate for people with disabilities.
Join us for this dynamic presentation as she talks about the special issues faced by African Americans with disabilities and highlights the many contributions people with disabilities make to their communities. The first 50 people in attendance will receive a signed copy of her magazine, i.d.e.a.l.
For more information, please call the Office of Multicultural Affairs at 316-978-3034.
Sponsored by: Office of Multicultural Affairs, Student Involvement and Disability Services
College Cooking 101
Location: 1st floor lobby, Rhatigan Student Center
Do you like to cook, but just don't know how? Want to impress that special lady, but keep burning the food? Join us for Cooking 101 where one of WSU's finest chefs will teach you quick-and-easy ways to cook up a storm.
Admission is free.
For more information contact Student Involvement at 316-978-3022 or firstname.lastname@example.org
21st Annual Elements Reception and Awards
Location: 1st floor, Rhatigan Student Center
Celebrate the achievements of student artists competing in the 21st Annual Multi-Media Arts Competition. During the reception, awards will be announced for those who placed in the categories of ceramics, drawing, mixed-media, painting and printmaking. Winners are selected by local Wichita artists.
For more information contact Student Involvement at 316-978-3022, email email@example.com
or visit www.wichita.edu/rscgallery.
WSU Jazz Arts and Guitar Ensemble
Location: Duerksen Fine Arts Center, Miller Concert Hall
Join two of WSU's premier jazz ensembles for an evening of jazz music. The Jazz Arts Ensemble is a traditional 19-piece jazz ensemble and has consistently been selected to perform at state, regional, and national conferences and festivals, and has performed with guest artists. For this performance, the WSU Guitar Ensemble will perform in concert along with the Jazz Arts Ensemble. The Guitar Ensemble is a group made up of six guitarists and will present 4-5 selections, including choice standards and original arrangements.
Tickets for this event are $7 with discounts available and go on sale Oct. 22. Purchase your tickets now at http://www.wichita.edu/j/?2523
Doors open a half hour before show time. The Box Office is open one hour before show. Please plan to arrive early to avoid lines.
For more information, call the WSU Fine Arts Box Office at 316-978-3233.
Open to the public.
Sponsored by: The WSU School of Music