Monday, Jan. 25
Assessment Workshop, “CLA in the Classroom: Developing Critical Thinking and Analytic Writing Skill Using Performance Tasks,” 9-10 a.m., 201 University Hall. Register at www.bgsu.edu/ctl/page10718.html.
NCBI Prejudice Reduction Workshop, Part 1, facilitated by Deb Novak and Becky Conrad Davenport, 9-11 a.m., 308 Bowen-Thompson Student Union. Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs. A Black History Month event.
Tuesday, Jan. 26
Scholars and Artists in Residence Lecture Series, “Drama and the Politics of Generational Conflict in Shakespeare’s England,” with Stephannie Gearhart, English, 1 p.m., 207 Union. Hosted by the Institute for the Study of Culture & Society.
Festival Forum, a free introduction to the music of pianist Barry Douglas before his 8 p.m. performance, 7:15 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall. Moore Musical Arts Center.
Tuesday Night Film Series, “Carts of Darkness” (Canada, 2008), 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Festival Series, Lois M. Nitschke Memorial Concert, featuring pianist Barry Douglas, gold medalist at the 1986 Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition in Moscow, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. Tickets are $20, $28 and $36 for adults and $15, $22 and $29 for students, and are available by calling the box office at 2-8171.
Wednesday, Jan. 27
Faculty Artist Series, by brass faculty members featuring Garth Simmons and William Mathis, trombone; Lauraine Carpenter, trumpet; and David Saltzman, tuba/euphonium, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall.
Interactive Theatre, “Voices of Change,” 8-10 p.m., Union Theater. Sponsored by the Humanities Troupe. A Black History Month event.
Thursday, Jan. 28
Reading, by James Ragan, Arts and Sciences Distinguished Visiting Poet, 7:30 p.m., Prout Chapel.
International Film Series, “Indochine” (France, 1992), 7:30 p.m., Gish Film Theater, Hanna Hall.
Friday, Jan. 29
Women’s Professional Development Series, “Financial Management: Transitioning from College to the Rest of Your Life,” with Patricia Donnelly, Student Money Management Services, 1:30-3 p.m. Women’s Center, 107 Hanna Hall.
Centennial Faculty/Staff Kickoff, led by Larry Weiss, Centennial Commission co-chair, in recognition of the contributions of faculty and staff. Refreshments will be served at 9:30 a.m. followed by a program at 10 a.m., Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Union.
Sunday, Jan. 31
Faculty Artist Series, Robert Satterlee, piano. 3 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall.
Concert, by the New Music Ensemble, directed by Kenneth Thompson, 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center. (Note: this concert has been moved from Feb. 2.)
Monday, Feb. 1
Black History Month Kickoff, music, storytelling and an introduction to the history of Black History Month, 4-8 p.m., Falcon’s Nest, Union. Sponsored by the Black Student Union.
Master Class with pianist Margo Garrett, the Helen McMaster Endowed Professor in Vocal and Choral Studies, 7 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall.
Jan. 29 and 30
Dance Concert, “Tread Lively,” performed by students from BGSU’s Dance Program with guest performers from the Toledo School for the Arts and the Open Window Dance Company. Performances are at 8 p.m. Friday (Jan. 29) and at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday (Jan. 30). Tickets, priced at $10 for adults and $5 for people age 18 and younger, will be available at the door one hour before the performances.
Through Jan. 30
Art Exhibit, “Character Project,” Union Art Gallery. Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sundays.
Through Feb. 9
Art Exhibit, monoprints by Michael Beuglass, Little Gallery, BGSU Firelands. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.