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Week of: January 27 - February 2

Wednesday, January 9 - Wednesday, April 3 05:00 - 10:45 pm

Civil Rights Film Series The sociology Department will once again offer a Civil Rights Film Series course this Winter Term. It meets Wednesday evenings from 5:30-7:50 in ITC 211 (Auditorium). We offer this course as a contribution to Black History Month and also as a tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King and other heroes of the Civil Rights Movement. The series also will include some films on the civil rights struggles of Native Americans. Everyone is welcome whether they are enrolled for the class or not. Bring your popcorn. See you there!

Instructional Technology Center, room 211

Monday, January 21 - Sunday, January 27 All day

Campus Photography Week at WOU: Capturing Western's Campus Open Invitation to WOU community to submit campus images taken during the week of January 21 - 27, 2013 for a spring exhibit at the Hamersly Library April 1 ? June 14, 2013 Submit digital images by January 31, 2013 to: libraryexhibits@wou.edu Images to include all aspects of campus, (places, activities, people.) January 21-27: Take images of campus this week January 31: Last date to submit images taken Jan 21-27 April 1 ? June 14: Exhibit on display at Hamersly Library April 10: Reception honoring participants Complete invitation form at: http://www.wou.edu/library/exhibits/Week-WOUForm.pdf For more information contact: Jerrie Lee Parpart: 503-838-8419, parparj@wou.edu

Hamersly Library

Monday, January 21 - Friday, March 1 01:00 - 10:30 pm

Swimming Lessons We pride ourselves on teaching the necessary skills needed to explore water as a lifelong fitness and recreational opportunity. Our philosophy is to always reward swimmers with praise and positive reinforcement for a job well done. We believe that with patience, encouragement, and practice, our students will make the most of their time in the pool. We offer a variety of sessions sure to meet your scheduling needs. www.wou.edu/aquatics

Health & Wellness Center, Aquatic Center

Sunday, January 27 - Monday, January 28 09:00 - 10:00 am

Track & Field WOU track & field team at UW Invite

Seattle, Wash.

Monday, January 28 08:00 - 10:00 am

Out & Proud 2013: Safe Zone Training Safe Zone Training is a two hour workshop that will help answer any GLBTQ questions you may have. The workshop is a safe zone were no one will be made fun of and you can get your answers to any question that may be on your mind about the queer community. Playful and educational games are provide to help provide education on GLBTQ inclusiveness on and off campus.

Werner University Center, Columbia

Monday, January 28 - Wednesday, January 30 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

Who Needs Feminism Stop by the WUC to have your photo taken for the "Who Needs Feminism?" campaign! Students, faculty and staff will be able to express why they feel feminism is needed, have their photo taken and help to raise awareness about this campaign on campus. ?Who Needs Feminism?? (WNF) began at Duke University in early 2012. For a class final project, 16 students created a PR campaign for feminism which hoped to remove the negative stigma associated with feminism. Western Oregon University will be one of the first universities on the west coast to participate in this campaign.

Werner University Center

Tuesday, January 29 04:00 - 05:00 pm

Out & Proud: QSOC Panel Out & Proud: In Living COLOR is proud to present the Queer Student Of Color Panel (QSOC) Panel. The QSOC panel is made up of different WOU students who are willing to share with you their intimate and detail coming out stories. Coming Out is hard to do but coming from different cultures and upbringings is even harder to do. Join us as we learn the many different obstacles it takes for some of us in the GLBTQ Community to come out to our family and friends.

Werner University Center, Summit

Wednesday, January 30 04:00 - 05:00 pm

Out & Proud: Game of Life: Queer Edition Presented by Triangle Alliance. Come to Game of Life: Queer Edition as we will have many things for you. We hope you can join us for this interactive workshop

Werner University Center, Willamette

Wednesday, January 30 06:30 - 08:00 pm

Out & Proud: In Living Color Dinner We have the great honor of having our Keynote Speaker be the one and only CM Hall. Many of you who are in the interpreting community know CM and for those of you who don't know her you wont want to miss this amazing speaker. We are so fortunate to be able to have CM come to our dinner and hope you can join us.Come Join us as we hear CM Hall share her coming out story along with the great adventure she calls life. Purchase your ticket at the MSSP Office.

Werner University Center, Columbia

Thursday, January 31 01:00 - 02:00 pm

Out & Proud: Positive Talk Come and join Louie Arce as he speaks and shares his experience with HIV/AIDS. Louie will be sharing his coming out story, along with how HIV/AIDS is perceived within our community. This will be an educational eye opening experience we highly suggest you attend. You wont regret it. This time is also meant to answer any questions you may have about the speaker and/or the HIV virus. Come get educated!

Werner University Center, Willamette Room

Thursday, January 31 06:00 - 08:00 pm

Women's basketball WOU women's basketball vs. Montana State Billings

Billings, Mont.

Thursday, January 31 07:30 - 09:30 pm

Whirled News Greatest Hits Tom Bergeron, sax; Keller Coker, trombone; John Savage, flute; Christopher Woitach, guitar & pedal steel guitar; Dirk Freymuth, cavaquinho & guitar; Cassio Vianna, piano; Glen Moore, bass; Jason Palmer, drums. The WOU faculty all-stars play greatest hits from the Whirled News repertoire.

Smith Music Hall, room 121

Thursday, January 31 08:00 - 11:00 pm

Black and Red Ball 2013 Come celebrate the end of Out and Proud week with the annual Black and Red Ball! Half of the proceeds go to Cascade Aids Project Wear black and/or red! And come see a preview dance for the annual Drag Show! $2 per person | WUC Pacific Room If you have a disability that may require some accommodation in order to participate in a Western Oregon University activity, please notify the Office of Disability Services at 503-838-8250 or ods@wou.edu at least 72 hours in advance.

Werner University Center, Pacific

Friday, February 1 - Saturday, February 2 All day

Softball WOU women's softball vs. UC San Diego (DH)

La Jolla, Calif.

Friday, February 1 02:00 - 03:00 pm

Baseball WOU men's baseball team vs. Cal State Stanislaus

Turlock, Calif.

Friday, February 1 07:30 - 09:00 pm

FREE Zumba Party It's a workout in a party atmosphere! We turn the music up, we add dance club style lights, we have fun and we sweat. Let this be your first Zumba experience or let it energize you to continue incorporating Zumba. We invite any and all to come join the Party! Come for all or just for awhile to see what it's all about.

Health & Wellness Center, Main Gym

Saturday, February 2 02:00 - 04:00 pm

Women's basketball WOU women's basketball vs. Seattle Pacific

Seattle, WA

Saturday, February 2 07:30 - 09:30 pm

Men's basketball WOU men's basketball vs. Saint Martin's

WOU Campus

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Civil Rights Film Series
Date: Wednesday, January 9 - Wednesday, April 3
Time: 05:00 - 10:45 pm
Location: Instructional Technology Center, room 211
Cost: free
Audience: Faculty/Staff, Students
Description: The sociology Department will once again offer a Civil Rights Film Series course this Winter Term. It meets Wednesday evenings from 5:30-7:50 in ITC 211 (Auditorium). We offer this course as a contribution to Black History Month and also as a tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King and other heroes of the Civil Rights Movement. The series also will include some films on the civil rights struggles of Native Americans. Everyone is welcome whether they are enrolled for the class or not. Bring your popcorn. See you there!
Sponsoring Group: Sociology Dept.
Contact Info: (503) 838-8270
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/las/socsci/sociologydept.htm

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Campus Photography
Date: Monday, January 21 - Sunday, January 27
Time: All day
Location: Hamersly Library
Cost: free
Audience: Faculty/Staff, Students
Description: Week at WOU: Capturing Western's Campus Open Invitation to WOU community to submit campus images taken during the week of January 21 - 27, 2013 for a spring exhibit at the Hamersly Library April 1 ? June 14, 2013 Submit digital images by January 31, 2013 to: libraryexhibits@wou.edu Images to include all aspects of campus, (places, activities, people.) January 21-27: Take images of campus this week January 31: Last date to submit images taken Jan 21-27 April 1 ? June 14: Exhibit on display at Hamersly Library April 10: Reception honoring participants Complete invitation form at: http://www.wou.edu/library/exhibits/Week-WOUForm.pdf For more information contact: Jerrie Lee Parpart: 503-838-8419, parparj@wou.edu
Sponsoring Group: Hamersly Exhibits Program
Contact Info: 503-838-8419
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/library/exhibits

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Swimming Lessons
Date: Monday, January 21 - Friday, March 1
Time: 01:00 - 10:30 pm
Location: Health & Wellness Center, Aquatic Center
Cost: varies
Audience: Public
Description: We pride ourselves on teaching the necessary skills needed to explore water as a lifelong fitness and recreational opportunity. Our philosophy is to always reward swimmers with praise and positive reinforcement for a job well done. We believe that with patience, encouragement, and practice, our students will make the most of their time in the pool. We offer a variety of sessions sure to meet your scheduling needs. www.wou.edu/aquatics
Sponsoring Group: HWC
Contact Info: 503-838-8860
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/aquatics

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Track & Field
Date: Sunday, January 27 - Monday, January 28
Time: 09:00 - 10:00 am
Location: Seattle, Wash.
Cost: TBA
Audience: Public
Description: WOU track & field team at UW Invite
Sponsoring Group: WOU Athletics
Contact Info: 503-838-8051
Event Website: http://www.wouwolves.com/index.aspx

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Out & Proud 2013: Safe Zone Training
Date: Monday, January 28
Time: 08:00 - 10:00 am
Location: Werner University Center, Columbia
Cost: free
Audience: Faculty/Staff, Students
Description: Safe Zone Training is a two hour workshop that will help answer any GLBTQ questions you may have. The workshop is a safe zone were no one will be made fun of and you can get your answers to any question that may be on your mind about the queer community. Playful and educational games are provide to help provide education on GLBTQ inclusiveness on and off campus.
Sponsoring Group: Multicultural Student Union
Contact Info: 503-569-2825
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/student/multicultural/MSU/documents/InLivingColorPoster.pdf

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Who Needs Feminism
Date: Monday, January 28 - Wednesday, January 30
Time: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location: Werner University Center
Cost: free
Audience: Public
Description: Stop by the WUC to have your photo taken for the "Who Needs Feminism?" campaign! Students, faculty and staff will be able to express why they feel feminism is needed, have their photo taken and help to raise awareness about this campaign on campus. ?Who Needs Feminism?? (WNF) began at Duke University in early 2012. For a class final project, 16 students created a PR campaign for feminism which hoped to remove the negative stigma associated with feminism. Western Oregon University will be one of the first universities on the west coast to participate in this campaign.
Sponsoring Group: Abby's House
Contact Info: 503-799-0145
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/abbyshouse

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Out & Proud: QSOC Panel
Date: Tuesday, January 29
Time: 04:00 - 05:00 pm
Location: Werner University Center, Summit
Cost: free
Audience: Faculty/Staff, Students
Description: Out & Proud: In Living COLOR is proud to present the Queer Student Of Color Panel (QSOC) Panel. The QSOC panel is made up of different WOU students who are willing to share with you their intimate and detail coming out stories. Coming Out is hard to do but coming from different cultures and upbringings is even harder to do. Join us as we learn the many different obstacles it takes for some of us in the GLBTQ Community to come out to our family and friends.
Sponsoring Group: Multicultural Student Union
Contact Info: 503-569-2825
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/student/multicultural/MSU/documents/InLivingColorPoster.pdf

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Out & Proud: Game of Life: Queer Edition
Date: Wednesday, January 30
Time: 04:00 - 05:00 pm
Location: Werner University Center, Willamette
Cost: free
Audience: Faculty/Staff, Students
Description: Presented by Triangle Alliance. Come to Game of Life: Queer Edition as we will have many things for you. We hope you can join us for this interactive workshop
Sponsoring Group: Multicultural Student Union
Contact Info: 503-569-2825
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/student/multicultural/MSU/documents/InLivingColorPoster.pdf

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Out & Proud: In Living Color Dinner
Date: Wednesday, January 30
Time: 06:30 - 08:00 pm
Location: Werner University Center, Columbia
Cost: $5.00
Audience: Faculty/Staff, Students
Description: We have the great honor of having our Keynote Speaker be the one and only CM Hall. Many of you who are in the interpreting community know CM and for those of you who don't know her you wont want to miss this amazing speaker. We are so fortunate to be able to have CM come to our dinner and hope you can join us.Come Join us as we hear CM Hall share her coming out story along with the great adventure she calls life. Purchase your ticket at the MSSP Office.
Sponsoring Group: Multicultural Student Union
Contact Info: 503-569-2825
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/student/multicultural/MSU/documents/InLivingColorPoster.pdf

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Out & Proud: Positive Talk
Date: Thursday, January 31
Time: 01:00 - 02:00 pm
Location: Werner University Center, Willamette Room
Cost: free
Audience: Faculty/Staff, Students
Description: Come and join Louie Arce as he speaks and shares his experience with HIV/AIDS. Louie will be sharing his coming out story, along with how HIV/AIDS is perceived within our community. This will be an educational eye opening experience we highly suggest you attend. You wont regret it. This time is also meant to answer any questions you may have about the speaker and/or the HIV virus. Come get educated!
Sponsoring Group: Multicultural Student Union
Contact Info: 503-569-2825
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/student/multicultural/MSU/documents/InLivingColorPoster.pdf

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Women's basketball
Date: Thursday, January 31
Time: 06:00 - 08:00 pm
Location: Billings, Mont.
Cost: TBA
Audience: Public
Description: WOU women's basketball vs. Montana State Billings
Sponsoring Group: WOU Athletics
Contact Info: 503-838-8051
Event Website: http://www.wouwolves.com/index.aspx

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Whirled News
Date: Thursday, January 31
Time: 07:30 - 09:30 pm
Location: Smith Music Hall, room 121
Cost: $8 general/$5 students & seniors/WOU students free w/ID
Audience: Public
Description: Greatest Hits Tom Bergeron, sax; Keller Coker, trombone; John Savage, flute; Christopher Woitach, guitar & pedal steel guitar; Dirk Freymuth, cavaquinho & guitar; Cassio Vianna, piano; Glen Moore, bass; Jason Palmer, drums. The WOU faculty all-stars play greatest hits from the Whirled News repertoire.
Sponsoring Group: Music Department
Contact Info: 503.838.8275

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Black and Red Ball 2013
Date: Thursday, January 31
Time: 08:00 - 11:00 pm
Location: Werner University Center, Pacific
Cost: free
Audience: Public
Description: Come celebrate the end of Out and Proud week with the annual Black and Red Ball! Half of the proceeds go to Cascade Aids Project Wear black and/or red! And come see a preview dance for the annual Drag Show! $2 per person | WUC Pacific Room If you have a disability that may require some accommodation in order to participate in a Western Oregon University activity, please notify the Office of Disability Services at 503-838-8250 or ods@wou.edu at least 72 hours in advance.
Sponsoring Group: Triangle Allaince
Contact Info: 503-838-8791
Event Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/344486905563195/?group_id=0

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Softball
Date: Friday, February 1 - Saturday, February 2
Time: All day
Location: La Jolla, Calif.
Cost: TBA
Audience: Public
Description: WOU women's softball vs. UC San Diego (DH)
Sponsoring Group: WOU Athletics
Contact Info: 503-838-8051
Event Website: http://www.wouwolves.com/index.aspx

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Baseball
Date: Friday, February 1
Time: 02:00 - 03:00 pm
Location: Turlock, Calif.
Cost: TBA
Audience: Public
Description: WOU men's baseball team vs. Cal State Stanislaus
Sponsoring Group: WOU Athletics
Contact Info: 503-751-4900
Event Website: http://www.wouwolves.com/index.aspx

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FREE Zumba Party
Date: Friday, February 1
Time: 07:30 - 09:00 pm
Location: Health & Wellness Center, Main Gym
Cost: free This event is FREE to any student/staff/faculty member or for $6.00 you can join us as a guest.
Audience: Faculty/Staff, Students, Members of Sponsoring Group
Description: It's a workout in a party atmosphere! We turn the music up, we add dance club style lights, we have fun and we sweat. Let this be your first Zumba experience or let it energize you to continue incorporating Zumba. We invite any and all to come join the Party! Come for all or just for awhile to see what it's all about.
Sponsoring Group: Health & Wellness Center
Contact Info: 503-838-8860
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/fitness

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Women's basketball
Date: Saturday, February 2
Time: 02:00 - 04:00 pm
Location: Seattle, WA
Cost: TBA
Audience: Public
Description: WOU women's basketball vs. Seattle Pacific
Sponsoring Group: WOU Athletics
Contact Info: 503-838-8051
Event Website: http://www.wouwolves.com/index.aspx

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Men's basketball
Date: Saturday, February 2
Time: 07:30 - 09:30 pm
Location: WOU Campus
Cost: TBA
Audience: Public
Description: WOU men's basketball vs. Saint Martin's
Sponsoring Group: WOU Athletics
Contact Info: 503-838-8051
Event Website: http://www.wouwolves.com/index.aspx

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