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Monday, October 21, 2019

2:00:00 PM - Murder on a Sunday Morning - An Oscar-winning documentary that documents a murder trial in which a 15-year-old African-American is wrongfully accused of a 2000 murder in Jacksonville, Florida. A discussion about the reconstructive nature of memory will follow the film.

Library Auditorium

Boyer Ferhat, Caroline - 1 point(s)

Monday, October 21, 2019

7:30:00 PM - The Milly Project - The Milly Project gives the true account of how an enslaved Springfield woman fought for her freedom more than a decade before the Dred Scott case. The story of Milly Sawyers comes to life in this performance by a visiting, former high school troupe as part of the Bridging Differences Symposium: Conversations on Gender, Race, and Equality sponsored in-part by the Missouri Humanities Council and with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; with participation of Student Alumni Council. *EVENT WILL BE HELD AT THE BRICK DISTRICT PLAYHOUSE, FULTON, MO.

Off Campus

Darianne Maclin - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

12:00:00 PM - Margot McMillen - Join Margot McMillen, author of The Golden Lane: How Missouri Women Gained the Vote and Changed History as she gives a talk on the suffrage movement in Missouri, as well as the history of how those historical moments and events have shaped the future. Margot McMillen’s talk is part of the Bridging Differences: Conversations on Gender and Race symposium in partnership with the Missouri Humanities Council and with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Ivy Room

Darianne Maclin - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

4:00:00 PM - Bridging Differences - Conversations on Gender and Race Exhibition - View and discussion of Bridging Differences exhibit. As part of William Wood University’s Bridging Differences-Conversations on Gender and Race Symposium, which premiered in March 2016, artists explore their understanding on how issues of gender and race and their intersectionality influence contemporary culture. Sponsored by Charles Dodoo, Bethanie Irons, Valerie Wedel and Rachel Deutmeyer.

Kemper Art Center Lobby

Charles Dodoo - 1 point(s)

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

6:30:00 PM - Equal Means Equal - View the film from Director Kamala Lopez, which tackles large-scale issues such as female poverty, wage discrimination, domestic violence, trafficking, and other issues impacting the lives of women today. This film is being shown as part of the Bridging Differences: Conversations on Gender and Race Symposium, and in partnership with the Missouri Humanities Council and with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Library Auditorium

Darianne Maclin - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

12:00:00 PM - Life Outside The Woods: How to Not Live in your Parent's Basement Forever - The term adulting is a scary topic for anyone. Take the opportunity and join Alumni Marla Portra and Cheryl Maupin from House of Brokers Realty on the steps to take now to prepare for renting and homeownership in the future.

Library Auditorium

Allie Dunkin - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

4:00:00 PM - Equine Psychologist - A fascinating yet little known field, equine psychologists are vital to the health of horses and the industry. Come learn about what an equine psychologist does, who the major players in the field are and how to become a part of that field.

EQS classroom

Laura Ward - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

5:00:00 PM - Women's Soccer vs Hannibal-LaGrange Unviersity - Women's Soccer vs Hannibal-LaGrange Unviersity. 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

Kristina Sievert - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

6:30:00 PM - Show Me Healthy Relationships Class - Show Me Healthy Relationships is hosting classes for both singles and couples focusing on what to look for in a healthy relationship or how to strengthen your current relationship. Students will complete the course and give a copy of their completion certificate to Lacey Sweeten Randall in Center for Student Involvement for LEAD credit. Students must register in advance. Contact Allison Hines at 913-957-6813 by October 18th to register and with any questions.

Burton 106

Sweeten Randall, Lacey - 2 point(s)

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

6:30:00 PM - Keynote Address: Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Racist? - Join Dr. Laura Free, author and professor of history, for the Bridging Differences: Conversations on Gender and Race Symposium's keynote address entitled: Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Racist? Dr. Free will be discussing the ways that racism was adopted as a rhetorical tool in the 1860s, and the implications it had for the suffrage movement into the 20th century and for feminism beyond that. Dr. Free's address is sponsored in-part by the Missouri Humanities Council and with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Library Auditorium

Darianne Maclin - 1 point(s)

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

7:30:00 PM - Men's Soccer vs Hannibal-LaGrange Unviersity - Men's Soccer vs Hannibal-LaGrange Unviersity. 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

Kristina Sievert - 1 point(s)

Thursday, October 24, 2019

12:00:00 PM - Lunch and Learn - National Innovator's Discussion - Hear top national innovators at the intersection of business, law and technology discuss their leadership roles in spectrum management – wireless technology - and why it’s the future of highly compensated careers.

Ivy Room

Stephen Forsha - 1 point(s)

Thursday, October 24, 2019

2:00:00 PM - The League of Women Voters - A representative of the League of Women Voters will come and discuss contemporary political topics, and provide information about the local Columbia-Boone League. This presentation is part of the Bridging Differences: Conversations on Gender and Race symposium in partnership with the Missouri Humanities Council and with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Library Auditorium

Darianne Maclin - 1 point(s)

Thursday, October 24, 2019

4:00:00 PM - Healing Horses - WWU guest Pat Hatfield started as a young girl who dreamed of riding horses. Her family circumstances would not allow this until adulthood. After overcoming many of the effects of Polio, she still wanted to ride. In 2005 she was diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). It was through an ALS support group that she learned of riding lessons available at Colorado Therapeutic Riding Center in Longmont Colorado. She has been riding there since 2009. Mrs. Hatfield will discuss her journey to therapeutic riding and take questions from the audience. Doors will close when the room is at capacity.

Kemper Arts Center Rm 112

Petterson, Jennifer - 1 point(s)

Thursday, October 24, 2019

5:00:00 PM - Halloween Hoopla - Excited for spooky season?? Come out and enjoy a night of sack races, apple bobbing, inflatable obstacle courses, pumpkin painting and more! Dress like your favorite professor for a chance to win a prize!

Outdoor Amphitheater

Josh Simonds - 0.5 point(s)

Thursday, October 24, 2019

6:30:00 PM - Women in Politics Panel - Join the discussion as a panel will explore a variety of topics related to political leadership through sharing their unique experiences in the field. The Women in Politics Panel is part of the Bridging Differences: Conversations on Gender and Race symposium in partnership with the Missouri Humanities Council and with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Library Auditorium

Darianne Maclin - 1 point(s)

Thursday, October 24, 2019

7:00:00 PM - In Her Shoes - A domestic violence simulation focusing on economic justice; students will experience the hurdles of economic constraints that effect the decisions that people make in situations of domestic and sexual assault. Presented by Donna Montague in association with the Coalition Against Rape and Domestic Violence; CARDV.

Burton 006

Elizabeth Wilson - 1 point(s)

Thursday, October 24, 2019

7:30:00 PM - 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche - It’s 1956 and The Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein are having their annual quiche breakfast. As the assembled “widows” await the announcement of the society's prize-winning quiche, the atomic bomb sirens sound! Has the Communist threat come to pass? How will the “widows” respond as their idyllic town and lifestyle face attacks? Join Jesters for a tasty recipe of hysterical laughs, sexual innuendoes, unsuccessful repressions, and delicious discoveries. Tickets are $3 at the door.

Dulany Auditorium

Alpers-Springer, Melissa - 1 point(s)

Thursday, October 24, 2019

8:00:00 PM - Ann Judge: Rider and Trainer of the Thunder Denver Broncos Mascot - Have you ever wondered what it takes to train a horse to run past pyrotechnics, through cheerleaders and tolerate the screaming of 75,000 fans? What about preparing a horse for a spot in Times Square for the Today Show? How do you end up as an industry ambassador who is a nationally and internationally recognized as a horse show judge, trainer and rider? Ann is all of that and more and ready to share her passion for the industry and the horses with you.

Library Auditorium

Petterson, Jennifer - 1 point(s)

Friday, October 25, 2019

3:00:00 PM - Scooby Doo: Witch's Ghost - It's Scooby Doo's 50th anniversary, and Film Club is here to help celebrate with a showing of "Scooby Doo and the Witch's Ghost." The event will last 1 hour and 10 minutes, with candy provided!

Library Auditorium

Smith, Greg - 0.5 point(s)

Friday, October 25, 2019

7:30:00 PM - 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche - It’s 1956 and The Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein are having their annual quiche breakfast. As the assembled “widows” await the announcement of the society's prize-winning quiche, the atomic bomb sirens sound! Has the Communist threat come to pass? How will the “widows” respond as their idyllic town and lifestyle face attacks? Join Jesters for a tasty recipe of hysterical laughs, sexual innuendoes, unsuccessful repressions, and delicious discoveries. Tickets are $3 at the door. Repeat Event! Point Only Awarded Once!

Dulany Auditorium

Alpers-Springer, Melissa - 1 point(s)

Friday, October 25, 2019

8:00:00 PM - Disc Golf - October - Swing by Weider Fitness Center, get your score card and play a game of Disc Golf (limited to 2 rounds of 9 holes each month for LEAD credit). If you don't have discs, don't worry, we will rent you some. Please visit Weider Fitness Center with any questions.

Weider Fitness Center

Madelyn Scrivner - 0.5 point(s)

Saturday, October 26, 2019

8:00:00 AM - WWU Completely Relaxed Fall Schooling Dressage Show - Come cheer on your fellow students as they show off their dressage skills! This is not a recognized event- meaning students are showing to gain experience but not for points. The atmosphere of this show is very easy-going. Remember, though, Dressage is performed *quietly*, so spectators are asked to please remain seated while tests are being ridden (seating is provided inside the arena) and to refrain from speaking during tests and cheering loudly. Golf claps, enthusiastic smiling, and encouraging thumbs-up are welcome, however! LEAD students must sign in, stay for at least 1 hour, sign out and get ID card scanned to receive LEAD credit.

Rowland Applied Riding Arena

Petterson, Jennifer - 1 point(s)

Saturday, October 26, 2019

1:00:00 PM - Men's Soccer vs Harris-Stowe State University - Men's Soccer vs Harris-Stowe State 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

Kristina Sievert - 1 point(s)

Saturday, October 26, 2019

2:00:00 PM - Men's Basketball vs Bethel College - Men's Basketball vs Bethel 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. Events may be cancelled or times changed due to weather. Check LEAD calendar prior to event for updates.

Anderson Arena

Kristina Sievert - 1 point(s)

Saturday, October 26, 2019

3:30:00 PM - Women's Soccer vs Harris-Stowe State University - Women's Soccer vs Harris-Stowe State 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 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

Kristina Sievert - 1 point(s)

Saturday, October 26, 2019

7:30:00 PM - 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche - It’s 1956 and The Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein are having their annual quiche breakfast. As the assembled “widows” await the announcement of the society's prize-winning quiche, the atomic bomb sirens sound! Has the Communist threat come to pass? How will the “widows” respond as their idyllic town and lifestyle face attacks? Join Jesters for a tasty recipe of hysterical laughs, sexual innuendoes, unsuccessful repressions, and delicious discoveries. Tickets are $3 at the door. Repeat Event! Point Only Awarded Once!

Dulany Auditorium

Alpers-Springer, Melissa - 1 point(s)

Sunday, October 27, 2019

8:00:00 AM - WWU Completely Relaxed Fall Schooling Dressage Show II - Come cheer on your fellow students as they show off their dressage skills! This is not a recognized event- meaning students are showing to gain experience but not for points; the atmosphere of this show is very easy-going. Remember, though, dressage is performed *quietly*, so spectators are asked to please remain seated while tests are being ridden (seating is provided inside the arena) and to refrain from speaking during tests and cheering loudly. Golf claps, enthusiastic smiling, and encouraging thumbs-up are welcome, however! LEAD students must sign in, stay for at least 1 hour, sign out and get ID card scanned to receive LEAD credit.

Rowland Applied Riding Arena

Bailey McCallum - 1 point(s)