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Fall 2017 Use the find function on your browser to locate specific dates or events. This page is updated regularly, so check back often.
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Saturday, August 19 Sisterhood ReCoded Camp session
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

To register, visit the Sisterhood ReCoded website.
Saturday, August 26 Sisterhood ReCoded Camp session
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

To register, visit the Sisterhood ReCoded website.
Monday, August 28 Undergraduate classes begin
Tuesday, August 29 ConvocationOpening Convocation
11:00 a.m., Anne C. Steele Center
Saturday, September 2 Sisterhood ReCoded Camp session
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

To register, visit the Sisterhood ReCoded website.
Monday, September 4 Labor Day
Classes as normal
Saturday, September 9 Sisterhood ReCoded Camp Recognition Ceremony
Sunday, September 11 Cultural MappingCultural Mapping Presentations
4:00 p.m., Philip and Betsey Caldwell Hall Atrium
Free and open to the public

The Education Department invites the Muskingum campus and community to share the Cultural Mapping projects developed by the fall 2017 undergraduate student teachers. Teacher candidates are completing their capstone experience in a diverse school setting, exploring ways in which teachers embrace all students including those for whom English is a second language.
Thursday, September 21 Greg WilsonLibrary Author Talk: Greg Wilson
3:30 p.m., Colloquium Center, Roberta A. Smith Library
Free and open to the public
Register for the event at the event page.

Dr. Gregory Wilson is Professor of History at the University of Akron. He earned his Ph.D. from Ohio State University. His research and teaching focus on recent U.S. history, Ohio history, and public history. His book, "Above the Shots," sheds light on the deadly confrontation at Kent State University between Vietnam War protesters and members of the Ohio National Guard that occurred on May 4, 1970. The book contains recollections of more than 50 narrators.
Thursday, September 28 Guest Trombonist: Lucas Borges
7:30 p.m., Young Recital Hall 204, Walter Hall
Free and open to the public
Friday, September 29 Admission Open House
8:45 a.m.
To register or for more information, visit the event page.

A fun and informative way to take a first look at Muskingum, attend the Open House to learn more about the people and the programs that make the University special. Morning refreshments and an introductory address are followed by presentations by faculty and Student Life staff, a panel discussion with students, informational sessions from admission and financial aid representatives, campus tours and lunch.

Harsha AbeyaratneFaculty Piano Recital: Harsha Abeyaratne

7:30 p.m., Brown Chapel
Free and open to the public

Harsha Abeyaratne will perform Mozart's Sonata in A minor (K. 310); Chopin's Nocturne in F minor (Op. 55, No.2), Etude in F Major (Op. 10, No. 8); Ravel's Oiseaux Tristes, Alborado Del Gracioso; and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition
Saturday, September 30 Games By Teens Learning Session
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
To register, visit the event page.

The contest is open to middle school to high school aged students. Each contestant will be given four weeks to complete a video game based on a theme announced at the this session. The cost is $25 per participant. For more information, visit the Games By Teens website.
Saturday, October 7 Games By Teens Learning Session
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
To register, visit the event page.

The contest is open to middle school to high school aged students. Each contestant will be given four weeks to complete a video game based on a theme announced at the first session. The cost is $25 per participant. For more information, visit the Games By Teens website.
Monday, October 9 to Tuesday, October 10 Fall Break
No classes and administrative offices are open
Friday, October 13 to Saturday, October 14 Homecoming Weekend
Saturday, October 14 Games By Teens Learning Session
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
To register, visit the event page.

The contest is open to middle school to high school aged students. Each contestant will be given four weeks to complete a video game based on a theme announced at the first session. The cost is $25 per participant. For more information, visit the Games By Teens website.
Thursday, October 19 Roger PickenpaughLibrary Author Talk: Roger Pickenpaugh
3:30 p.m., Colloquium Center, Roberta A. Smith Library
Free and open to the public
Register for the event at the event page.

Roger Pickenpaugh's book, "Mckinley, Murder and the Pan-American Exposition," encompasses the life of President William McKinley and focuses on the compelling story of the Exposition. Pickenpaugh is a retired history teacher and has written four books on Civil War prisons.
Saturday, October 21 Admission Open House
8:45 a.m.
To register or for more information, visit the event page.

A fun and informative way to take a first look at Muskingum, attend the Open House to learn more about the people and the programs that make the University special. Morning refreshments and an introductory address are followed by presentations by faculty and Student Life staff, a panel discussion with students, informational sessions from admission and financial aid representatives, campus tours and lunch.
Saturday, October 28 Games By Teens Awards Ceremony
10:00 a.m.

For more information, visit the Games By Teens website.
Friday, November 10 Admission Open House
8:45 a.m.
To register or for more information, visit the event page.

A fun and informative way to take a first look at Muskingum, attend the Open House to learn more about the people and the programs that make the University special. Morning refreshments and an introductory address are followed by presentations by faculty and Student Life staff, a panel discussion with students, informational sessions from admission and financial aid representatives, campus tours and lunch.
Thursday, November 16 NaNoWriMoLibrary Author Talk: Muskie National Novel Writers Month Authors (NaNoWriMo)
3:30 p.m., Colloquium Center, Roberta A. Smith Library
Free and open to the public.
Register for the event at the event page.

November is National Novel Writers Month. Participants aim to write 50,000 words in 30 days. This is an event to learn more about NaNoWriMo and to hear Muskie authors read what they are working on or what they have written in the past.
Wednesday, November 22 to Friday, November 24 Thanksgiving Break
No classes, administrative offices are closed Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25
Friday, December 8 Undergraduate classes end
Monday, December 11 to Friday, December 15 Undergraduate final examinations
Friday, December 22 to Tuesday December 26 Christmas Break
Administrative offices are closed