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Spring, 2014

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Special notice

DETOURIf you are planning to travel to campus, please be advised that the Ohio Department of Transportation has closed State Route 83 northbound from Interstate-70 into New Concord until October 15.

To avoid this closure:
Traveling from the east on I-70 WEST, use exit 176, US 40/22, and follow the road west into downtown New Concord.
Traveling from the west on I-70 EAST, use exit 164, US 40/22 and follow the road east into downtown New Concord. 

Now through
April 18

Undergraduate Easter break
Administrative offices closed April 18
Now through
April 19

Graduate and Continuing Studies Easter break
Administrative offices closed April 18
Now through
May 1

PALMER GALLERY EXHIBITIONSenior Student Art Exhibition
Artworks by Muskingum University seniors
Louis O. Palmer Gallery

For gallery hours and a complete schedule of events, click here. For more information, call Gallery Director Yan Sun at 740-826-8105.

April 17 Softball doubleheader vs. University of Mount Union
3:00 p.m. & 5:30 p.m., Donna J. Newberry Field
Originally scheduled for April 16
April 18

Good Friday
University offices closed, no classes

Softball doubleheader vs. Otterbein University
1:00 p.m. & 3:30 p.m., Donna J. Newberry Field

Women’s tennis vs. Otterbein University
3:30 p.m.

April 19

Track and field vs. Kenyon College
McConagha Stadium

April 21 Baseball vs. College of Wooster
4:00 p.m., Mose Morehead Field
Orginally scheduled for April 2
April 21 - 24

UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH AND SCHOLARSHIP WEEKUndergraduate Research and Scholarship Week

April 21
The James Bradford Colloqium
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., Boyd Science Center336 and 343

The colloquium is the culmination of research conducted by seniors from the Science Division’s biology, chemistry, geology, physics and engineering, mathematics, computer science and psychology departments, as well as interdisciplinary programs in molecular biology, environmental science, neuroscience and conservation science.



April 24
The Homer A. Anderson Lecture
Anya Belyaevskaya Sherwood ’08
The Ohio State University
Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology
Department of Microbiology

Riboswitches: unique regulation of gene expression through changes in RNA structure
6:00 p.m., Boyd Science Center 343

Dr. Homer A. Anderson was a 1935 Muskingum graduate and a 1943 graduate of The Ohio State University Medical School. A New Concord native, Dr. Anderson served the Columbus area as a pediatrician in private practice for 46 years until his retirement in 1993.

Undergraduate Research Poster Presentations
7:00 p.m., Boyd Science Center lobby
A poster display representing research by students and faculty from the Science Division and Psychology. Authors will be present for questions.

April 25
Undergraduate Research Poster Display
All day, Boyd Science Center lobby

April 22 Men's tennis vs. Waynesburg University
4:00 p.m.
Originally scheduled for April 3
April 24

Vocal Chamber Ensembles
Featuring the Chamber Singers, Men’s Chorus and Women’s Chorus
7:30 p.m., Brown Chapel

April 25 - 27 Men's golf hosts OAC Golf Championship
River Greens Golf Course
April 25

7:30 p.m., Brown Chapel

April 26

Baseball doubleheader vs. Baldwin Wallace College
1:30 p.m. & 4:00 p.m., Mose Morehead Field

Men’s tennis vs. Baldwin Wallace College
1:00 p.m.

Jazz Ensemble
7:30 p.m., Brown Chapel

MGKMachine Gun Kelly and Kid Ink, with opening act Bas, in concert
8:00 p.m., Recreation Center
7:00 p.m., Doors open

Tickets:  $20 each,, now through April 26. 
At the door:  $20 each, CASH ONLY.  Doors will open at 7:00 p.m.

There will no re-entry to the concert after admittance.
Late arrivals will not be permitted after 10:00 p.m. 
No bottles or bags will be permitted in the venue.

MGK rose to fame after releasing his first four mixtapes, Stamp Of Approval, Homecoming, 100 Words and Running and Lace Up. In August, 2011, he secured a recording contract with Interscope and Bad Boy Records. Kid Ink has released the independent album Up & Away and an EP titled Almost Home His second studio album, My Own Lane, spawned the successful singles Show Me, Iz U Down and Main Chick. Bas is an emcee from Jamaica Queens and was the first artist signed to J. Cole’s Dreamville Records.  He will release his newest album, Last Winter on April 29.  His previous album, Stream Quarter Water Raised Me Volume 2, featured contributions from Hemdi, Angela McCluskey, J. Cole, KQuick and Jota.
April 27

SEOSOSoutheastern Ohio Symphony Orchestra Season Finale with the Muskingum University Choirs
Featuring a performance of Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana
7:00 p.m., Pritchard-Laughlin Civic Center, Cambridge
TICKETS:  740-826-8172, at the door, or

April 29

Softball doubleheader vs. Washington and Jefferson College
3:30 p.m. & 6:00 p.m., Donna J. Newberry Field

April 30

Undergraduate classes end

Baseball doubleheader vs. Ohio Wesleyan University
2:00 p.m. & 4:30 p.m., Mose Morehead Field
Originally scheduled at Ohio Wesleyan

May 2 - 8

Undergraduate final examinations

May 4

Muskingum Valley Symphonic Winds
At The Movies
3:00 p.m., Brown Chapel
TICKETS:  740-826-8182, or at the door.

May 8

7:00 p.m., Brown Chapel

May 10

Baccalaureate:  10:00 a.m., Brown Chapel
Commencement:  1:30 p.m., Recreation Center

May 26

Memorial Day
University closed

June 7

Graduate and Continuing Studies Spring II classes end

June 20 - 22

ALUMNI WEEKEND 2014Alumni Weekend 2014

Join us!

Special reunions for the Class of 1944, 1949, 1954, 1959, 1964 (50 years), 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984 and 1989 (25 years). All are welcome!

Make your 50th reunion count! Join the long magenta line and become involved with 50th reunion planning for your class. Login to your reunion class site below and join the conversation.

Class of 1964 or earlier: To register for Alumni Weekend click here.

All other class years: To register for Alumni Weekend click here.

To join the Muskingum University 50th Reunion website: click here.