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Spring, 2015

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Monday,
March 30
Graduate and Continuing Studies Spring II classes begin
Tuesday,
March 31

DONNA LONG
Visiting writer Donna Long
3:30 p.m., Boyd Science Center 336

Donna J. Long is professor of English at Fairmont State University where she teaches upper-division creative writing classes, 17th-century literature, composition and women’s studies courses. She is editor-in-chief of Kestrel: A Journal of Literature and Art, and her own poems have been published most recently in Kindred, Cooweescoowee, Third Wednesday, Fourth River, and Off the Coast as well as in the anthologies The Southern Poetry Anthology, The Poets Guide to the Birds, and Beloved on the Earth.





Softball vs. Capital University
3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m., Donna Newberry Field

TENNISWomen’s tennis vs. Capital University
3:30 p.m.

Wednesday,
April 1
Baseball vs. Bethany College
2:00 p.m., Mose Morehead Field
Thursday, April 2 through
Friday, April 3
Undergraduate Easter break
University offices open April 2, closed April 3
Thursday,
April 2

Women's Lacrosse vs. Hiram
6:00 p.m., McConagha Stadium

Friday,
April 3
Baseball doubleheader vs. Marietta College
1:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., Mose Morehead Field

Men's Tennis vs. Marietta College

3:30 p.m., Tennis Courts
Saturday,
April 4
Softball doubleheader vs. Thomas More College
1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m., Donna Newberry Field
Wednesday,
April 8

LACROSSEWomen’s lacrosse vs. Otterbein University
7:00 p.m., McConagha Stadium

 

 

 

 

 

SOFTBALLSoftball doubleheader vs. Wilmington College
3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m., Donna Newberry Field

Thursday, April 9
through
Friday, May 1

Senior Students Exhibition
ArtwSENIOR ART EXHIBITork by Muskingum University senior students


Thursday, April 9 through Friday, May 1, Louis O. Palmer Gallery

Reception: Thursday, April 9, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Exhibition hours:  Monday through Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Fridays by appointment only.




For gallery reservations, call the Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs at 740-826-8122.  For more information on the gallery or its exhibitions, call 740-826-8122 or the gallery director, Professor Yan Sun of Art at 740-826-8105.

Friday, April 10 through
Sunday, April 12

ODKParents’ Weekend
Sponsored by Omicron Delta Kappa

 

 

Friday, April 10
Scholarship Recognition Day, 3:15 p.m., Brown Chapel
Parents' Weekend Registration, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m., Boyd Science Center Atrium
Dinner With Your Muskies, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Patton Dining Hall
Forensics Team National Events Showcase, 4:30 p.m., Philip and Betsey Caldwell Hall 300
Student Talent Show, 8:00 p.m., John Glenn Gymnasium

Saturday, April 11
Parents' Weekend Registration, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Boyd Science Center Atrium
Various honorary ceremonies and open houses, invitation only
Relay for Life Walk-A-Thon, 6:00 p.m.
Student Honors Music Recital, 7:00 p.m., Brown Chapel

Sunday, April 12
Relay for Life Walk-A-Thon continues
Various honorary ceremonies and open houses, invitation only

Friday,
April 10
Scholarship Recognition Day
3:15 p.m., Brown Chapel
Saturday,
April 11

Softball doubleheader vs. Ohio Northern University
1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m., Donna Newberry Field

Men’s lacrosse vs. Capital University
1:00 p.m., McConagha Stadium

Student Honors Music Recital
7:00 p.m., Brown Chapel

Tuesday,
April 14

Baseball doubleheader vs. University of Mount Union
1:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., Mose Morehead Field

Wednesday,
April 15

Baseball vs. Ohio Wesleyan University
4:00 p.m., Mose Morehead Field

Softball vs. Bethany College
3:30 p.m., Donna Newberry Field

Men’s lacrosse vs. University of Mount Union
7:30 p.m., McConagha Stadium


Men's Tennis vs. Mount Union
3:30 p.m., Tennis Courts

Thursday, April 16 through
Sunday, April 19

BYE BYE BIRDIEBye Bye Birdie, Book by Michael Stewart, lyrics by Lee Adams and music by Charles Strouse.

Directed by Associate Professor of Communication Eugene Alesandrini
Musical direction by Assistant Professor of Music Olga Perez-Flora

Thursday, April 16 through Saturday,
April 18 at 8:00 p.m. and
Sunday, April 19 at 2:00 p.m.

Sandra Wolfe Thompson Theatre, Philip and Betsey Caldwell Hall

TICKETS:  $5 each, available at the door prior to each performance or by calling the theatre box office at 740-826-8376.  Muskingum University students, faculty and staff are admitted free with their Muskingum University identification card.

Originally titled Let's Go Steady, this satire on American society is set in 1958 and was inspired by the phenomenal popularity of Elvis Presley and his draft notice into the Army in 1957.  The original 1960-61 Broadway production was a Tony Award-winner. It spawned a London production and several major revivals, a sequel, a 1963 film and a 1995 television production.

Thursday,
April 16

Library Author Talk
3:30 p.m., Boyd Science Center 336
Dr. Joy Cowdery, Janet Brown Rothwell Distinguished Professor of Education and Dr. Ky Davis, Associate Professor of Education

This panel discussion will focus on the topic of the importance of research and publishing in the education field.

Softball doubleheader vs. Bethany College
3:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m., Donna Newberry Field

Saturday,
April 18

Baseball doubleheader vs. Otterbein University
1:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., Mose Morehead Field

Women’s lacrosse vs. Wilmington College
1:00 p.m., McConagha Stadium

Men's Tennis vs. Otterbein
3:30 p.m., Tennis Courts

Sunday,
April 19

Softball doubleheader vs. Washington & Jefferson College
2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m., Donna Newberry Field

Men's Tennis vs. Bethany
4:00 p.m., Tennis Courts

Southeastern Ohio Symphony Orchestra
Classical Selections
7:00 p.m., Brown Chapel
TICKETS:  At the door or by calling 740-826-8197.

Monday, April 20 through
Friday, April 24

RESEARCH AND SCHOLARSHIP WEEKUndergraduate Research and Scholarship Week

Monday, April 20
James A. Bradford Colloquium
7:00 p.m., Boyd Science Center

Thursday, April 23
Homer Anderson Lecture
6:00 p.m., Boyd Science Center 343

Poster Presentations
7:00 p.m., Boyd Science Center lobby

Tuesday,
April 21
Instrumental Chamber Ensembles
7:30 p.m., Brown Chapel
Wednesday,
April 22
Men’s lacrosse vs. Baldwin Wallace University
T7:00 p.m., McConagha Stadium
Friday,
April 24

Spring Bands Concert
Featuring the Wind Ensemble and the Jazz Ensemble
7:30 p.m., Brown Chapel

Saturday,
April 25

Student Recital: Spencer Hughes, guitar
7:00 p.m., Young Recital Hall, Walter Hall 204

Softball doubleheader vs. Baldwin Wallace University
1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m., Donna Newberry Field

Women’s lacrosse vs. John Carroll University
1:00 p.m., McConagha Stadium

Sunday,
April 26

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

Tuesday,
April 28
Baseball vs. Wittenberg University
4:00 p.m., Mose Morehead Field
Wednesday,
April 29

Undergraduate classes end

Baseball vs. Washington & Jefferson College
4:00 p.m., Mose Morehead Field

Thursday,
April 30

Muskingum Jazz Group
7:30 p.m., Brown Chapel

Friday, May 1 through
Thursday, May 7
Undergraduate final examinations
Friday,
May 1

trombone

Faculty Recital with Lucas Kaspar, trombone
with guest artist Evan Robinson, trombone
7:30 p.m., Brown Chapel

Saturday,
May 2
Baseball doubleheader vs. John Carroll University
1:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., Mose Morehead Field
Sunday,
May 3

SPRING BANDS CONCERTMuskingum Valley Symphonic Winds
Celebrations, with the Muskingum University Choirs
3:00 p.m., Brown Chapel

TICKETS: $7 for adults and $5 for youths, are available at the door prior to the performance or by calling 740-826-8182.  Children under age 5 are admitted free. 

Thursday,
May 7
Graduate Commencement
7:00 p.m., Brown Chapel
Saturday,
May 9

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

Attention, Class of 2015, friends and families. Click here to view the Student Life Commencement page to get all the information you need for Commencement.

Monday,
May 11

Graduate and Continuing Studies Summer classes begin

May Term classes begin

Friday,
June 5

May Term classes end

Saturday,
June 6

Graduate and Continuing Studies Spring II classes end

Friday, June 19 through
Sunday, June 21

ALUMNI WEEKENDAlumni Weekend 2015

Reunion celebrations - classes of 1945, 1950, 1955, 1960, 1965 (50th anniversary,) 1970, 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990 (25th anniversary).

All Muskies are warmly invited, regardless of class year.

Sunday,
June 21
through
Saturday, June 27

Summer High School Musical Theatre CAMP
Carol Wilcox Jones, Director
Call 740-826-8095 for more information

Saturday,
August 15

Graduate and Continuing Studies Summer classes end