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Monday, August 1, 2016

8:00:00 PM - NOT ANYMORE - **FOR NEW INCOMING STUDENTS ONLY**  To help foster a safe campus environment, we are taking a proactive stance against sexual assault and interpersonal violence.  Thus, incoming students are required to complete Not Anymore, our online education program. While we may never fully eliminate such violence, we are committed to making our campus safe. To complete the program log on to https://studentsuccess.org/CODE/williamwoods and the access code is 14998   You will be taken to the Not Anymore Account Setup Page. Follow the instructions and remember the email and password you enter, as you are allowed to leave and re-enter the program to complete without having to start over. Must complete by August 31 to receive LEAD credit.

 

On-line

Student Life Office - 1 point(s)

Thursday, August 18, 2016

2:00:00 PM - Success in the Classroom - *For New Incoming Students Only!,/b> Join Dr. Aimee Sapp, academic dean, and faculty members as they discuss how you can be successful in the classroom. Don�t miss classroom expectations, study skills, and a science experiment.

Library Auditorium

Dittmer, Amy - 1 point(s)

Thursday, August 18, 2016

2:00:00 PM - Sorority and Fraternity Open House - ***For New Incoming Students ONLY!*** Check out the fraternity and sorority chapters as members of the fraternity and sorority community welcome you to campus. Parents are encouraged to visit the houses.

McNutt Campus Center

Sweeten Randall, Lacey - 0.5 point(s)

Thursday, August 18, 2016

7:30:00 PM - Introduction to Women's Recruitment - ***For New Incoming Students ONLY!*** Join sorority recruitment counselors for an informational meeting covering all the ins-and-outs of sorority recruitment.

Cutlip Auditorium

Sweeten Randall, Lacey - 0.5 point(s)

Thursday, August 18, 2016

7:30:00 PM - Introduction to Men's Recruitment - ***For New Incoming Students ONLY!*** Join Interfraternity Council and chapter leaders for an informational session covering all the ins-and-outs of sorority recruitment.

Aldridge

Sweeten Randall, Lacey - 0.5 point(s)

Friday, August 19, 2016

10:00:00 AM - Money Matters - ***For New Incoming Students ONLY!*** Missing this session could cost you THOUSANDS of DOLLARS! Learn the specifics of the LEAD program and how to ensure you don't miss out on the award. You will also better understand your federal aid package, federal funding, scholarships, and loans.

Dulany Auditorium

Schick, Debbie - 0.5 point(s)

Friday, August 19, 2016

1:00:00 PM - Think Like a College Student - ***For New Incoming Students ONLY!*** Put on your thinking cap. Engage in critical thinking and analytical reasoning that will be expected in your major.

TBA

Dittmer, Amy - 1 point(s)

Friday, August 19, 2016

6:00:00 PM - Fraternity Event - ***For New Incoming Students ONLY!*** Learn what each chapter has to offer to enhance men's WWU experiences. Brotherhood, academics, philanthropy/community service, and fraternity activities will be discussed.

McNutt Campus Center

Sweeten Randall, Lacey - 0.5 point(s)

Friday, August 19, 2016

6:00:00 PM - Sorority Service Events - ***For New Incoming Students ONLY!*** Women participating in recruitment will visit all four sorority chapters and learn more about how membership can contribute to the WWU experience. Advance registration is required.

Cutlip Auditorium

Sweeten Randall, Lacey - 0.5 point(s)

Saturday, August 20, 2016

9:00:00 AM - PLAYFAIR - *For New Incoming Students Only!* PLAYFAIR is the most popular campus attraction in history for New Student Orientation Programs. It's entertainment! It's fun! It's the perfect way to make new campus friendships!

TBA

Dittmer, Amy - 1 point(s)

Saturday, August 20, 2016

8:30:00 PM - Community Standards and Campus Life Play - ***For New Incoming Students ONLY!*** A behind-the-scenes and on-stage look at life at The Woods. Learn about issues facing college students and the resources available on campus, while being entertained by the Peer Players.

Dulany Auditorium

Dittmer, Amy - 1 point(s)

Saturday, August 20, 2016

9:30:00 PM - Glow Party - Join Campus Activities Board for the first Saturday Night Live event of the year! Extreme entertainment consisting of the most popular club effects in a musical and illuminating ambiance! (Rain Location: Anderson Arena). Open to ALL WWU students.

Outdoor Ampitheatre

Sweeten Randall, Lacey - 1 point(s)

Sunday, August 21, 2016

1:00:00 PM - Social at the Dock - ***For New Incoming Students ONLY!*** Come relax and enjoy some music, refreshments, and recreational activities hosted by Interfraternity Council.

Junior Lake

Dittmer, Amy - 0.5 point(s)

Monday, August 22, 2016

7:00:00 PM - The 411 on 911 - Learn how to stay safe in your community at this all-campus safety event.

Cutlip Auditorium

Wills, Mike - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

4:00:00 PM - Theeb - International Film Series - Theeb - 100 minutes - Not rated. A wondrous 'Bedouin Western' about a boy who, in order to survive, must become a man. 2016 Oscar nominee for best foreign language film. In Arabic with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

7:00:00 PM - Theeb - International Film Series - Theeb - 100 minutes - Not rated. A wondrous 'Bedouin Western' about a boy who, in order to survive, must become a man. 2016 Oscar nominee for best foreign language film. In Arabic with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Thursday, August 25, 2016

7:00:00 PM - Volleyball vs Evangel University - Volleyball vs Evangel University. For all athletic events, you must sign in at the start of the game and scan your id card after the game is over. Events may be cancelled or times changed due to weather.

Anderson Arena

Athletics - 1 point(s)

Thursday, August 25, 2016

8:00:00 PM - CAB Outdoor Movie Night - Enjoy a night with your friends watching the brand new movie Now You See Me 2. Bring your friends and your popcorn to relax and enjoy the movie!

Tucker Lawn

Alyssa McManus - 0.5 point(s)

Monday, August 29, 2016

12:00:00 PM - Cultural Competency and Inclusion - Join Cyndi Koonse, WWU Multicultural Affairs Coordinator, as she guides individuals through exploring one's own personal and professional cultural competency and inclusion awareness

Ivy Room

Cyndi Koonse - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

8:00:00 PM - NOT ANYMORE - **FOR NEW INCOMING STUDENTS ONLY**  To help foster a safe campus environment, we are taking a proactive stance against sexual assault and interpersonal violence.  Thus, incoming students are required to complete Not Anymore, our online education program. While we may never fully eliminate such violence, we are committed to making our campus safe. To complete the program log on to https://studentsuccess.org/CODE/williamwoods and the access code is 14998   You will be taken to the Not Anymore Account Setup Page. Follow the instructions and remember the email and password you enter, as you are allowed to leave and re-enter the program to complete without having to start over. Must complete by August 31 to receive LEAD credit.

On-line

Student Life Office - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

3:30:00 PM - POSTPONED TO WEDNESDAY AUGUST 31 and LOCATION CHANGE - Student Activities Fair - POSTPONED TO WEDNESDAY AUGUST 31 and LOCATION CHANGE Visit the Student Activities Fair to learn about and sign up for clubs/organizations on campus! It's a great opportunity to get involved and see what campus has to offer.

Aldridge

Alyssa McManus - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

3:30:00 PM - Money Matters #2 - **For New Incoming Students Only and Only If You Did Not Attend This Event During Orientation** Did you miss this session during Orientation? Learn the specifics of the LEAD program and how to ensure you don't miss out on the award. You will also better understand your federal aid package, federal funding, scholarships and loans.

Library Auditorium

Schick, Debbie - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

7:00:00 PM - Volleyball vs Mid America Nazarene - Volleyball vs Mid America Nazarene. For all athletic events, you must sign in at the start of the game and scan your id card after the game is over. Events may be cancelled or times changed due to weather.

Anderson Arena

Athletics - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

3:30:00 PM - Student Activities Fair - Visit the Student Activities Fair to learn about and sign up for clubs/organizations on campus! It's a great opportunity to get involved and see what campus has to offer.

Aldridge

Alyssa McManus - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

6:00:00 PM - Men's Soccer vs Graceland University - Men's Soccer vs Graceland University. For all athletic events, you must sign in at the start of the game and scan your id card after the game is over. Events may be cancelled or times changed due to weather.

Soccer Field

Athletics - 1 point(s)

Thursday, September 1, 2016

8:00:00 AM - America The Beautiful - Collaborate with Professor Martin and his students by placing a small photo about 2 inches in the longest dimension. Pin and locate your beautiful place to the string outline started by his printmaking students. Complete the event by sending an e-mail to Professor Martin, describing the location within the United States you pinned. outlined. Include your name and LEAD account number!

Kemper Art Center Corridor Gallery

Martin, Terry - 0.5 point(s)

Thursday, September 1, 2016

1:00:00 PM - ACS Webinar Series--Future Protective Materials for First Responders, Athletes, and Astronauts - Learn what shear thickening fluids are and how they function in puncture, ballistic, micrometeroid and orbital debris protective materials as well as for impact protection and concussion mitigation for athletes.

300 Science & Language Bldg.

Kyger, Joseph - 1 point(s)

Thursday, September 1, 2016

6:00:00 PM - One Read Film: Still Alice - Dr. Greg Smith, associate professor of English, and William Woods University’s Film Club present the film Still Alice. Dr. Alice Howland (Julianne Moore) is a renowned linguistics professor at Columbia University. When words begin to escape her and she starts becoming lost on her daily jogs, Alice must come face-to-face with a devastating diagnosis: early-onset Alzheimer's disease. As the once-vibrant woman struggles to hang on to her sense of self for as long as possible, Alice's three grown children must watch helplessly as their mother disappears more and more with each passing day. (Rated PG-13). A discussion will follow and students will be required to respond briefly in writing.

Library Auditorium

Smith, Greg - 1 point(s)

Saturday, September 3, 2016

10:00:00 AM - Women's Tennis - Fulton Medical Center Doubles Invite - Women's Tennis - Fulton Medical Center Doubles Invite. Matches start at 10 am. For tennis, you must sign in and out with the game supervisor. To get this LEAD point, you must be at the match for 2 hours. Events may be cancelled or times changed due to weather. Check LEAD calendar prior to event for updates.

Tennis Courts

Athletics - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

4:00:00 PM - Urban Poetry in the Shadow of AIDS - A One Read Event - Dr. Matt Dube, associate professor of English at William Woods University, will talk about the work of Eileen Myles, a poet who lately has had a career resurgence after the publication of her collected poems, I Must Be Living Twice, and her role as a consulting producer on the hit show Transparent.. Myles lived in New York alongside George Hodgman in the 1980s, and her poetry explores some of the same issues around gay life, including nightclubs and AIDS, that Hodgman talks about in his book. Come explore her work and see the way it sheds light on the experience of gay men and women in NYC.

Library Auditorium

Dube, Matt - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

4:00:00 PM - The Nightingale - International Film Series - The Nightingale - 100 minutes - Not rated. Zhigen honors the request of his deceased wife by returning to his home town to free his bird. He is unexpectedly accompanied by his granddaughter. During this journey at the edge of traditional China, the two discover one another through sharing the journey's experiences and adventures. In Mandarin Chinese with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

5:00:00 PM - Men's Soccer vs Central Methodist University - Men's Soccer vs CMU. For all athletic events, you must sign in at the start of the game and scan your id card after the game is over. Events may be cancelled or times changed due to weather.

Soccer Field

Athletics - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

7:00:00 PM - Women's Soccer vs Central Methodist University - Women's Soccer vs CMU. For all athletic events, you must sign in at the start of the game and scan your id card after the game is over. Events may be cancelled or times changed due to weather. Game may start late depending on the men's soccer game before this one.

Soccer Field

Athletics - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

7:00:00 PM - The Nightingale - International Film Series - The Nightingale - 100 minutes - Not rated. Zhigen honors the request of his deceased wife by returning to his home town to free his bird. He is unexpectedly accompanied by his granddaughter. During this journey at the edge of traditional China, the two discover one another through sharing the journey's experiences and adventures. In Mandarin Chinese with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

7:00:00 PM - Run With It - Run With It, a pop-rock trio from Kansas City, will be the first installment of the President's Concert and Lecture Series. Enjoy a fun and music-filled night with your friends! Co-Sponsored by Campus Activities Board

Sam B. Cook Amphitheater

Barnett, Jahnae - 2 point(s)

Thursday, September 8, 2016

4:00:00 PM - Brick Blast - The Brick District is hosting a free party for Westminster College and William Woods University students to welcome them back for the upcoming school year. This event introduces the students to all that downtown Fulton has to offer. There will be music, food samples, and a scavenger hunt (the first 200 students that complete the hunt will receive a free T-shirt).

Off campus

Andrea Whelan - 0.5 point(s)

Thursday, September 8, 2016

6:00:00 PM - Music & Memory: Alive Inside - A One Read Event - As her memory failed, Betty Hodgman sill sat down at the piano to play her favorite hymns. Using the documentary Alive Inside as a springboard for discussion, Fulton State Hospital music therapists Sarah Hosenfelt and Jamie Artman will talk about how music affects memory and its use in therapy.

Library Auditorium

Utrecht, Rachel - 1 point(s)

Saturday, September 10, 2016

4:00:00 PM - Men's Soccer vs Ottawa University - Men's Soccer vs Ottawa University. For all athletic events, you must sign in at the start of the game and scan your id card after the game is over. Events may be cancelled or times changed due to weather. Check LEAD calendar prior to event for updates.

Soccer Field

Athletics - 1 point(s)

Saturday, September 10, 2016

6:00:00 PM - Women's Soccer vs Benedictine College - Women's Soccer vs Benedictine College. For all athletic events, you must sign in at the start of the game and scan your id card after the game is over. Game may start late depending on the men's soccer game before this one. Events may be cancelled or times changed due to weather. Check LEAD calendar prior to event for updates.

Soccer Field

Athletics - 1 point(s)

Monday, September 12, 2016

4:00:00 PM - A Conversation With One Read author George Hodgman - Hear One Read author George Hodgman interviewed on stage about his return to Paris, Missouri to care for his aging mother and how this homecoming and his experiences as a writer and editor led to the publication of Bettyville. Attendees are encouraged to bring their questions for Mr. Hodgman and participate in the discussion.

Library Auditorium

Utrecht, Rachel - 1 point(s)

Monday, September 12, 2016

6:00:00 PM - Getting Woke - Join Sky Jimenez as she shares her experience of getting woke as we deepen in our community's capacity to respectfully engage with one another and improve our cultural competency.

Ivy Room

Cyndi Koonse - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

4:00:00 PM - LEAD Reads! - Join us for LEAD Reads discussions on this summer's book selection: The Unraveling of Mercy Louis by Keija Parssinen; Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll; The Soul's Code: In Search of Character and Calling by James Hillman; and this year's One Read Book, Bettyville, by George Hodgman.

Ivy Room

Mitchell, Venita - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

5:00:00 PM - Women's Soccer vs Missouri Baptist University - Women's Soccer vs Missouri Baptist University. For all athletic events, you must sign in at the start of the game and scan your id card after the game is over. Events may be cancelled or times changed due to weather. Check LEAD calendar prior to event for updates.

Soccer Field

Athletics - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

7:00:00 PM - Men's Soccer vs Missouri Baptist University - Men's Soccer vs Missouri Baptist University. For all athletic events, you must sign in at the start of the game and scan your id card after the game is over. Game may start late depending on the women's soccer game before this one. Events may be cancelled or times changed due to weather. Check LEAD calendar prior to event for updates.

Soccer Field

Athletics - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

4:00:00 PM - Breathe - International Film Series - Breathe - 91 minutes - Not rated. A taut, nuanced story about the depths of female friendships and the dark side of teenage infatuations. Charlie and Sarah form an instant connection, and their relationship deepens to levels of unspoken intimacy. But with this intimacy comes jealousy and unrealistic expectations, and soon the teens find themselves on a dangerous trajectory toward an inevitable and unforeseen collapse. In French with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

7:00:00 PM - Breathe - International Film Series - Breathe - 91 minutes - Not rated. A taut, nuanced story about the depths of female friendships and the dark side of teenage infatuations. Charlie and Sarah form an instant connection, and their relationship deepens to levels of unspoken intimacy. But with this intimacy comes jealousy and unrealistic expectations, and soon the teens find themselves on a dangerous trajectory toward an inevitable and unforeseen collapse. In French with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Thursday, September 15, 2016

4:00:00 PM - The Parallel Development of the LGBT Movement and the HIV/AIDS Crisis in Central Missouri – A One Read Panel Discussion - Panelists Dean Andersen, Randy Eichholz, Dustin Hampton, Scott Miniea--four people who have lived in the Central Missouri area during the development of the LGBT movement and the HIV/AIDS crisis from the 1980s to the present--will share personal and professional experiences with both in an informal discussion. Topics will include public health response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic, empowerment of the LGBT community as a result of HIV/AIDS, experiencing gay culture before dating apps, when bars were the community centers, and the state of both the LGBT Movement and HIV/AIDS today. Questions from event participants are encouraged.

Library Auditorium

Miniea, Scott - 1 point(s)

Monday, September 19, 2016

4:00:00 PM - Constitution Day - Professor Cynthia Kramer will give an overview of the Constitution of the United States and a review of cases decided by the Supreme Court during the past year.

Model Courtroom

Kramer, Cynthia - 1 point(s)

Monday, September 19, 2016

7:00:00 PM - Wisdom for Wellness Series: How to Live Mentally Well and Crush it in College - Josh Rivedal - author, actor and playwright is returning to campus to present stories from Volume 1 of the i'Mpossible Project: Reengaging With Life, Creating a New You. Why storytelling? Stories break down stigma. The world becomes smaller. "That black guy," "that lesbian-chick," "that snarky-writer-guy who loves to talk about mental health;" they all now have a name. David. Jamie. Josh. Each of these people has wants and needs, to live, to love, to survive and thrive just like everyone else. The keynote will include a bit of singing and piano playing by Josh as well!

Dulany Auditorium

Burton, Jennifer - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

4:00:00 PM - One Read Book Talk - In conjunction with Well Read Books, Dr. Betsy Tutt, vice president of academic affairs and dean of Graduate College at William Woods University, will lead a discussion of Bettyville. Books will be available for purchase.

Library Auditorium

Tutt, Betsy - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

6:00:00 PM - The Way Home - The movie, The Way Home, is about sixty-four women, representing a cross-section of cultures in America, coming together over the course of eight months to share their experiences of oppression through the lens of race. It turns out to be a powerful opportunity to learn more about themselves and of one another, to heal and transform.

Library Auditorium

Cyndi Koonse - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

6:00:00 PM - Decline of Small-Town America--a One Read event - Dr. Steve Huenneke, assistant professor of economics, will discuss the decline of small towns in this country, covering general theoretical ideas, and then explore the (perhaps intractable) problems of a hamlet like Paris, Missouri, as well as the challenges of a more central trading place—a county seat in a rural area—such as Fulton.

Library Auditorium

Huenneke, Steve - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

12:00:00 PM - I'm grateful for..... - Come grow your gratitude with Debbie Schick and Cyndi Koonse. Learn the holistic benefits of experiencing gratitude, while having fun creating your own Circle of Gratitude.

Ivy Room

Cyndi Koonse - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

6:00:00 PM - Writing Small Towns - A One Read Event - In this creative writing-focused program, associate professor of English Dr. Matt Dube explores what George Hodgman does to make small town life come alive in Bettyville and what other writers have done in similar circumstances. Event participants will take part in exercises to help them to discover how to write about where they are from.

Library Auditorium

Dube, Matt - 1 point(s)

Thursday, September 29, 2016

6:00:00 PM - Revitalization of a Small Town - A One Read Event - A panel of representatives from Fulton's Brick District and the Callaway Chamber of Commerce & Visitor's Center will talk about how Fulton is working to overcome the challenges many small towns now face. Come hear about the solutions Fulton developed to make the city more vibrant and welcoming. This panel is in conjunction with our One Read program. One of the themes of this year's book, Bettyville, is small-town life in Paris, Missouri.

Library Auditorium

Huenneke, Steve - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

11:00:00 AM - Current Trends In Terrorism Webinar - The targets, tactics, and techniques of terrorists have changed dramatically over the past 40 years. New threats are more brutal and violent than the past. From the Islamic State to homegrown violent extremists, terrorists continue to evolve their tactics to defeat security measures. In this webinar, explore the latest global terrorism trends and how they affect the security of both government and corporate organizations.

Burton 102

Saravara, Stephen - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

4:00:00 PM - The Beauty Inside - International Film Series - The Beauty Inside - 127 minutes - Not rated. All relationships have issues, but Woo-jin's identity crisis is a new one - in fact, it's a new one every day. Every morning, Woo-jin wakes up in a different body. His age, gender, and nationality may change, but the one constant in his life is E-soo - the woman he loves. The surprise sleeper hit of Cannes, this is a body-hopping romantic comedy that asks the question - where does love begin? In Korean with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

7:00:00 PM - The Beauty Inside - International Film Series - The Beauty Inside - 127 minutes - Not rated. All relationships have issues, but Woo-jin's identity crisis is a new one - in fact, it's a new one every day. Every morning, Woo-jin wakes up in a different body. His age, gender, and nationality may change, but the one constant in his life is E-soo - the woman he loves. The surprise sleeper hit of Cannes, this is a body-hopping romantic comedy that asks the question - where does love begin? In Korean with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

4:00:00 PM - The Ignorance of Blood - International Film Series - The Ignorance of Blood - 109 minutes - Not rated. Javier Falcon, Chief of the Homicide Division in Sevilla, must solve two different cases in a short period of time. As these cases intersect, Falcon must decide who he can trust and how he can protect those he loves most before time runs out. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

7:00:00 PM - The Ignorance of Blood - International Film Series - The Ignorance of Blood - 109 minutes - Not rated. Javier Falcon, Chief of the Homicide Division in Sevilla, must solve two different cases in a short period of time. As these cases intersect, Falcon must decide who he can trust and how he can protect those he loves most before time runs out. In Spanish with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

6:00:00 PM - Joey Jones - President's Concert & Lecture Series Event - Combat-wounded Staff Sergeant (Ret.) Johnny "Joey" Jones turned a traumatic, life-changing disability into a personal mission to improve the lives of all veterans. Now serving as the spokesperson and Chief Operating Officer for the national nonprofit Boot Campaign Jones is key to educating the civilian public and corporate America on issues concerning veterans and their families in a nonpartisan, inspiring way.

Cutlip Auditorium

Barnett, Jahnae - 2 point(s)

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

4:00:00 PM - The Fool - International Film Series - The Fool - 121 minutes - Not rated. A dramatic tale worthy of Dostoyevsky, The Fool tells the story of one man's fight against a corrupt political system. Dima is a young man eking out a living in modern day Russia as a plumber's assistant while working to finish college. He finds himself drawn into a world of dark secrets and cancerous corruption, where politicians and power players live by their own code and where tragic consequences are but a grim afterthought. In Russian with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

7:00:00 PM - The Fool - International Film Series - The Fool - 121 minutes - Not rated. A dramatic tale worthy of Dostoyevsky, The Fool tells the story of one man's fight against a corrupt political system. Dima is a young man eking out a living in modern day Russia as a plumber's assistant while working to finish college. He finds himself drawn into a world of dark secrets and cancerous corruption, where politicians and power players live by their own code and where tragic consequences are but a grim afterthought. In Russian with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

4:00:00 PM - Sugar Kisses - International Film Series - Sugar Kisses - 87 minutes - Not rated. A coming-of-age story about two young teenagers in the violent market neighborhood of Tepito, Mexico City. Nacho is the son of a corrupt agent who sells pirated music, and Marya is the daughter of the most powerful owner in the market who is trying to move her up in the strict social hierarchy of Mexican society. Together, Nacho and Marya will experience the joy and heartbreak of first love against the backdrop of corruption, violence, discrimination, and poverty of the world in which they live. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

7:00:00 PM - Sugar Kisses - International Film Series - Sugar Kisses - 87 minutes - Not rated. A coming-of-age story about two young teenagers in the violent market neighborhood of Tepito, Mexico City. Nacho is the son of a corrupt agent who sells pirated music, and Marya is the daughter of the most powerful owner in the market who is trying to move her up in the strict social hierarchy of Mexican society. Together, Nacho and Marya will experience the joy and heartbreak of first love against the backdrop of corruption, violence, discrimination, and poverty of the world in which they live. In Spanish with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

4:00:00 PM - Labyrinth of Lies - International Film Series - Labyrinth of Lies - 123 minutes - Rated R. Germany 1958. In those years, "Auschwitz" was a word that some people had never heard of, and others wanted to forget as quickly as possible. Against the will of his immediate superior, young prosecutor Johann Radmann begins to examine the case of a teacher, recently identified as a former Auschwitz guard. Johann oversteps boundaries, falls out with friends, colleagues and allies, and is sucked deeper and deeper into a labyrinth of lies and guilt in his search for the truth. But what he ultimately brings to light will change the country forever. In German with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

7:00:00 PM - Labyrinth of Lies - International Film Series - Labyrinth of Lies - 123 minutes - Rated R. Germany 1958. In those years, "Auschwitz" was a word that some people had never heard of, and others wanted to forget as quickly as possible. Against the will of his immediate superior, young prosecutor Johann Radmann begins to examine the case of a teacher, recently identified as a former Auschwitz guard. Johann oversteps boundaries, falls out with friends, colleagues and allies, and is sucked deeper and deeper into a labyrinth of lies and guilt in his search for the truth. But what he ultimately brings to light will change the country forever. In German with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

4:00:00 PM - Omar - International Film Series - Omar - 98 minutes - Not rated. A tense, gripping thriller about betrayal, both suspected and real. Omar is a Palestinian baker who routinely climbs over the separation wall in the Occupied Territories to meet up with his girl Nadja. Arrested after the killing of an Israeli soldier and tricked into an admission of guilt by association, he agrees to work as an informant. So begins a dangerous game--is he playing his Israeli handler or will he really betray his cause? In Arabic with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

7:00:00 PM - Omar - International Film Series - Omar - 98 minutes - Not rated. A tense, gripping thriller about betrayal, both suspected and real. Omar is a Palestinian baker who routinely climbs over the separation wall in the Occupied Territories to meet up with his girl Nadja. Arrested after the killing of an Israeli soldier and tricked into an admission of guilt by association, he agrees to work as an informant. So begins a dangerous game--is he playing his Israeli handler or will he really betray his cause? In Arabic with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

4:00:00 PM - Katyn - International Film Series - Katyn - 121 minutes - Not rated. In 1940, after Germany's invasion of Poland, Joseph Stalin ordered the liquidation of the Polish officer corps, slaughtering nearly 22,000 men in Katyn Forest. Based on this horrific, historical event, Katyn tells the affecting story of four fictional officers and their families as they struggle to uncover the truth. Based on the novel Post Mortem by Andrzej Mularczyk. In Polish with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

7:00:00 PM - Katyn - International Film Series - Katyn - 121 minutes - Not rated. In 1940, after Germany's invasion of Poland, Joseph Stalin ordered the liquidation of the Polish officer corps, slaughtering nearly 22,000 men in Katyn Forest. Based on this horrific, historical event, Katyn tells the affecting story of four fictional officers and their families as they struggle to uncover the truth. Based on the novel Post Mortem by Andrzej Mularczyk. In Polish with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

4:00:00 PM - The Broken Circle Breakdown - International Film Series - The Broken Circle Breakdown - 70 minutes - Not rated. Elise and Didier fall in love at first sight. They bond over their shared enthusiasm for American music and culture, and dive headfirst into a sweeping romance that plays out on and off stage. An intensely moving portrait of a relationship from beginning to end, propelled by a soundtrack of foot-stomping bluegrass, this is a romantic drama of the highest order. In Flemish with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

7:00:00 PM - The Broken Circle Breakdown - International Film Series - The Broken Circle Breakdown - 70 minutes - Not rated. Elise and Didier fall in love at first sight. They bond over their shared enthusiasm for American music and culture, and dive headfirst into a sweeping romance that plays out on and off stage. An intensely moving portrait of a relationship from beginning to end, propelled by a soundtrack of foot-stomping bluegrass, this is a romantic drama of the highest order. In Flemish with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

4:00:00 PM - Embrace of the Serpent - International Film Series - Embrace of the Serpent - 125 minutes - Not rated. The story of the encounter, apparent betrayal, and, finally, life-affirming friendship between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and last survivor of his people, and two scientists who work together over the course of forty years to search the Amazon for a sacred healing plant. In Spanish with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

7:00:00 PM - Embrace of the Serpent - International Film Series - Embrace of the Serpent - 125 minutes - Not rated. The story of the encounter, apparent betrayal, and, finally, life-affirming friendship between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and last survivor of his people, and two scientists who work together over the course of forty years to search the Amazon for a sacred healing plant. In Spanish with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

4:00:00 PM - The Wave - International Film Series - The Wave - 105 minutes - Rated R. The very day he's about to drive his family to a new life in the city, geologist, Kristian Elkjord, senses something wrong with the mountain that overlooks his scenic town. No one wants to believe that this could be the big one, especially with tourist season at its peak, but when a landslide from the Mountain sends tons of rock and earth crashing into the sea, everyone has ten minutes to outrace the resulting tsunami to higher ground in this thrilling action spectacular. In Norwegian with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

7:00:00 PM - The Wave - International Film Series - The Wave - 105 minutes - Rated R. The very day he's about to drive his family to a new life in the city, geologist, Kristian Elkjord, senses something wrong with the mountain that overlooks his scenic town. No one wants to believe that this could be the big one, especially with tourist season at its peak, but when a landslide from the Mountain sends tons of rock and earth crashing into the sea, everyone has ten minutes to outrace the resulting tsunami to higher ground in this thrilling action spectacular. In Norwegian with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Thursday, March 23, 2017

6:00:00 PM - Theo Peoples Music - President's Concert and Lecture Series Event - Theo Peoples' voice has been critical to the legacy of not just one but two of Motown's iconic groups--the Temptations and The Four Tops. It's no secret why many regard him as one of the most authentic voices in the music industry. What can you expect from a live experience with Theo? Loving homage to his Motown roots mixed in with his own unique take on smooth R&B balladry and classic rock--a performance that won't disappoint!

Cutlip Auditorium

Barnett, Jahnae - 2 point(s)

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

4:00:00 PM - Eye in the Sky - International Film Series - Eye in the Sky - 103 minutes - Rated R. Colonel Katherine Powell is a UK-based military officer in command of a top-secret drone operation to capture terrorists in Kenya. Through remote surveillance and on-the-ground intel, Powell discovers the targets are planning a suicide bombing and the mission escalates from "capture" to "kill." But as American pilot Steve Watts is about to engage, a nine-year old girl enters the kill zone, triggering an international dispute reaching the highest levels of US and British government over the moral, political, and personal implications of modern warfare. In English.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

7:00:00 PM - Eye in the Sky - International Film Series - Eye in the Sky - 103 minutes - Rated R. Colonel Katherine Powell is a UK-based military officer in command of a top-secret drone operation to capture terrorists in Kenya. Through remote surveillance and on-the-ground intel, Powell discovers the targets are planning a suicide bombing and the mission escalates from "capture" to "kill." But as American pilot Steve Watts is about to engage, a nine-year old girl enters the kill zone, triggering an international dispute reaching the highest levels of US and British government over the moral, political, and personal implications of modern warfare. In English. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

4:00:00 PM - Tokyo Godfathers - International Film Series - Tokyo Godfathers - 92 minutes - Rated PG-13. In modern-day Tokyo, three homeless people's lives are changed forever when they discover a baby girl at a garbage dump on Christmas Eve. As the New Year fast approaches, these three forgotten members of society band together to solve the mystery of the abandoned child and the fate of her parents. This film confirms Satoshi Kon's status as one of the most interesting directors working in anime. In Japanese with English subtitles.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

7:00:00 PM - Tokyo Godfathers - International Film Series - Tokyo Godfathers - 92 minutes - Rated PG-13. In modern-day Tokyo, three homeless people's lives are changed forever when they discover a baby girl at a garbage dump on Christmas Eve. As the New Year fast approaches, these three forgotten members of society band together to solve the mystery of the abandoned child and the fate of her parents. This film confirms Satoshi Kon's status as one of the most interesting directors working in anime. In Japanese with English subtitles. Repeat event. Point only awarded once.

Library Auditorium

Dudley, Erlene - 1 point(s)