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Week of: November 25 - December 1

Monday, September 17 - Monday, December 10 All day

"turned out" - paintings by Tishri Whiteside Salem artist, Tishri Whiteside, comes from an artistic family and developed her passion for creating art as a student of James Kirk. As a painter for many years, she is focused and humble about her work, stating, I'm always pleasantly surprised when something turns out. Her current collection on display this fall is an array of raw talent and delightful imagery that has turned out.

Hamersly Library

Monday, September 17 - Monday, December 3 08:00 am - 12:00 noon

Todd Hall: Centennial Celebration The first student dormitory on campus was built in 1912 and later named after Jessica S. Todd, the college's first Dean of Women. Her ghost is rumored to still walk the hallways of the dormitory and nearby Senior Cottage. This fall WOU Archives displays historical artifacts and alumni memories surrounding the 100 years of this grand old building.

Hamersly Library

Monday, November 26 07:30 - 09:30 pm

Orquestra Brasil A snapshot of the musical world of Rio de Janeiro in 1952.

Rice Auditorium

Tuesday, November 27 05:00 - 07:00 pm

PsychNight A Psychology and Gerentology Career and Graduate School Fair.

Werner University Center, Pacific Room

Tuesday, November 27 05:00 - 07:00 pm

Burgerville Night! Need a study break? Come join your fellow Western students for a night out in Monmouth and dine at Burgerville!

Burgerville Monmouth, OR

Tuesday, November 27 07:30 - 09:30 pm

Western Oregon Winds BEAUTIFUL VIENNA Concert Repertoire: Seventh Symphony - Ludwig van Beethoven Blue Danube Waltz - Johannn Strauss

Rice Auditorium

Wednesday, November 28 - Friday, December 7 All day

Holiday Clothing Drive Happy Holidays to you all! This is the season for giving and The International Club and WOUPSA cordially invite you to help out those in need at the Dallas Emergency Food Pantry this holiday season! WHAT TO BRING: Coats, sweaters, gloves, scarves, beanies, and anything you would like to give. WHERE TO BRING IT: Deposit item(s) in marked collection bins in The International Students and Scholars Affairs Office (Maaske Hall), Hamersly Library, Werner, Valsetz, Heritage.

Werner University Center

Wednesday, November 28 - Friday, November 30 12:00 noon - 07:00 pm

Abby's House Silent Auction Come support Abby's House for our annual Silent Auction! Auction will take place on Nov. 26 from 12pm-7pm, Nov. 27 from 12pm-7pm and Nov. 28 from 12pm-2pm. Over $2,000 worth of items are available to bid on! Free hot chocolate and cookies will be provided.

Werner University Center, Calapooia Room

Wednesday, November 28 07:30 - 09:30 pm

Western Oregon Symphony This concert features band music from around the world - some old favorites and some dazzling newcomers.

Rice Auditorium

Thursday, November 29 12:00 noon - 01:00 pm

Starving Artists' Series: Hallett & Henriksen Guest speakers Alison Hallett and Erik Henriksen are journalists for the Portland Mercury. Alison is the Arts Editor and Erik is a Senior Editor; they both contribute to Blogtown and have published on topics ranging from videogames to films to otters. Together, Erik and Alison put on Comics Underground in Portland, a quarterly local comic book showcase.

Werner University Center, Calapooia Room

Thursday, November 29 07:00 - 09:00 pm

Women's basketball WOU women's basketball vs. Western Washington

Bellingham, Wash.

Thursday, November 29 07:00 - 09:00 pm

Men's basketball WOU men's basketball vs. Northwest Nazarene

WOU Campus

Thursday, November 29 07:00 - 08:00 pm

Wolves Against Breast Cancer Meeting Wolves Against Breast Cancers first meeting of the year! Come and learn all about what we do on campus and how to become involved.

Hamersly Library, room 210

Thursday, November 29 08:00 - 10:00 pm

The Improvasaurs Check out the on-campus and multi-talented improv group "The Improvasaurs" and have a laugh! Event is free for WOU students.

Werner University Center, Willamette

Friday, November 30 06:00 - 10:00 pm

Holiday Tree Lighting Western Oregon University will host the 45th annual Holiday Tree Lighting on Friday, Nov. 30. The weekend will feature other events in addition to the traditional parade, tree lighting and indoor program. All events are free and open to the public. The fun begins at 5 p.m. with both the 15 Miles West and Vibe a cappella groups performing. Hot chocolate and cider will be served by the Alumni Association in front of Todd Hall. Joy bells will be played until the Holiday Tree Lighting festivities kick off with the parade at 6 p.m., in front of the Monmouth Library. The tree will be lit at 6:45 p.m., featuring a performance by the WOU Brass Ensemble. The indoor program starts at 7 p.m. in Werner University Center, featuring pictures with Santa. Arts and crafts will be in the Summit and local elementary and high school choirs will perform. WOU?s student radio station, KWOU, will also hold a live show. On Saturday, WOU is hosting a Portland Saturday Market Excursion at 8 a.m., and a Zoolights excursion at 3 p.m. To sign up for the excursions, contact Megan Habermann at 503-838-8659 or habermam@wou.edu.

WOU Campus

Friday, November 30 07:30 - 09:30 pm

Western Hemisphere Orchestra: The Music of Weather Report The Western Hemisphere Orchestra performing the music of the jazz fusion group Weather Report. Big band with strings with musical arrangements by faculty and students.

Rice Auditorium

Saturday, December 1 - Monday, December 31 All day

WOU Student Health 101 December Issue Available The new issue of WOU's Student Health 101 digital health and wellness magazine is now available online. Go to http://readsh101.com/wou.html Enter to win $1000 each term, get tons of new info and ideas!

Student Health & Counseling Center

Saturday, December 1 02:00 - 04:00 pm

Men's basketball WOU men's basketball vs. Central Washington

WOU Campus

Saturday, December 1 05:15 - 07:15 pm

Women's basketball WOU women's basketball vs. Simon Fraser

Burnaby, BC

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"turned out" - paintings by Tishri Whiteside
Date: Monday, September 17 - Monday, December 10
Time: All day
Location: Hamersly Library
Cost: free
Audience: Public
Description: Salem artist, Tishri Whiteside, comes from an artistic family and developed her passion for creating art as a student of James Kirk. As a painter for many years, she is focused and humble about her work, stating, I'm always pleasantly surprised when something turns out. Her current collection on display this fall is an array of raw talent and delightful imagery that has turned out.
Sponsoring Group: Hamersly Library Exhibit Program
Contact Info: 503-838-8419
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/library/exhibits

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Todd Hall: Centennial Celebration
Date: Monday, September 17 - Monday, December 3
Time: 08:00 am - 12:00 noon
Location: Hamersly Library
Cost: free
Audience: Public
Description: The first student dormitory on campus was built in 1912 and later named after Jessica S. Todd, the college's first Dean of Women. Her ghost is rumored to still walk the hallways of the dormitory and nearby Senior Cottage. This fall WOU Archives displays historical artifacts and alumni memories surrounding the 100 years of this grand old building.
Sponsoring Group: Hamersly LIbrary Exhibit Program
Contact Info: 503-838-8419
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/library/exhibits

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Orquestra Brasil
Date: Monday, November 26
Time: 07:30 - 09:30 pm
Location: Rice Auditorium
Cost: free
Audience: Public
Description: A snapshot of the musical world of Rio de Janeiro in 1952.
Sponsoring Group: Music Department
Contact Info: 503.838.8275

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PsychNight
Date: Tuesday, November 27
Time: 05:00 - 07:00 pm
Location: Werner University Center, Pacific Room
Cost: free
Audience: Public
Description: A Psychology and Gerentology Career and Graduate School Fair.
Sponsoring Group: Psychology Division
Contact Info: 503-838-8618
Event Website: None

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Burgerville Night!
Date: Tuesday, November 27
Time: 05:00 - 07:00 pm
Location: Burgerville Monmouth, OR
Cost: Varies
Audience: Students
Description: Need a study break? Come join your fellow Western students for a night out in Monmouth and dine at Burgerville!
Sponsoring Group: SLA
Contact Info: 503-838-8064

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Western Oregon Winds
Date: Tuesday, November 27
Time: 07:30 - 09:30 pm
Location: Rice Auditorium
Cost: $3 general/$1 students & seniors/WOU students free w/ID
Audience: Public
Description: BEAUTIFUL VIENNA Concert Repertoire: Seventh Symphony - Ludwig van Beethoven Blue Danube Waltz - Johannn Strauss
Sponsoring Group: Music Department
Contact Info: 503.838.8275

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Holiday Clothing Drive
Date: Wednesday, November 28 - Friday, December 7
Time: All day
Location: Werner University Center
Cost: free
Audience: Public
Description: Happy Holidays to you all! This is the season for giving and The International Club and WOUPSA cordially invite you to help out those in need at the Dallas Emergency Food Pantry this holiday season! WHAT TO BRING: Coats, sweaters, gloves, scarves, beanies, and anything you would like to give. WHERE TO BRING IT: Deposit item(s) in marked collection bins in The International Students and Scholars Affairs Office (Maaske Hall), Hamersly Library, Werner, Valsetz, Heritage.
Sponsoring Group: WOUPSA and WOU International Club
Contact Info: 503-309-4492
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/provost/international/international_club/

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Abby's House Silent Auction
Date: Wednesday, November 28 - Friday, November 30
Time: 12:00 noon - 07:00 pm
Location: Werner University Center, Calapooia Room
Cost: free
Audience: Public
Description: Come support Abby's House for our annual Silent Auction! Auction will take place on Nov. 26 from 12pm-7pm, Nov. 27 from 12pm-7pm and Nov. 28 from 12pm-2pm. Over $2,000 worth of items are available to bid on! Free hot chocolate and cookies will be provided.
Sponsoring Group: Abby's House
Contact Info: 503-799-0145
Event Website: http://www.wou.edu/abbyshouse

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Western Oregon Symphony
Date: Wednesday, November 28
Time: 07:30 - 09:30 pm
Location: Rice Auditorium
Cost: $3 general/$5 students & seniors/WOU students free w/ID
Audience: Public
Description: This concert features band music from around the world - some old favorites and some dazzling newcomers.
Sponsoring Group: Music Department
Contact Info: 503.838.8275

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Starving Artists' Series: Hallett & Henriksen
Date: Thursday, November 29
Time: 12:00 noon - 01:00 pm
Location: Werner University Center, Calapooia Room
Cost: free
Audience: Public
Description: Guest speakers Alison Hallett and Erik Henriksen are journalists for the Portland Mercury. Alison is the Arts Editor and Erik is a Senior Editor; they both contribute to Blogtown and have published on topics ranging from videogames to films to otters. Together, Erik and Alison put on Comics Underground in Portland, a quarterly local comic book showcase.
Sponsoring Group: Writing Department
Contact Info: 503-751-4900

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Women's basketball
Date: Thursday, November 29
Time: 07:00 - 09:00 pm
Location: Bellingham, Wash.
Cost: TBA
Audience: Public
Description: WOU women's basketball vs. Western Washington
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: Thursday, November 29
Time: 07:00 - 09:00 pm
Location: WOU Campus
Cost: TBA
Audience: Public
Description: WOU men's basketball vs. Northwest Nazarene
Sponsoring Group: WOU Athletics
Contact Info: 503-838-8051
Event Website: http://www.wouwolves.com/index.aspx

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Wolves Against Breast Cancer Meeting
Date: Thursday, November 29
Time: 07:00 - 08:00 pm
Location: Hamersly Library, room 210
Cost: free
Audience: Students
Description: Wolves Against Breast Cancers first meeting of the year! Come and learn all about what we do on campus and how to become involved.
Sponsoring Group: Wolves Against Breast Cancer
Contact Info: 503-559-2506

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The Improvasaurs
Date: Thursday, November 29
Time: 08:00 - 10:00 pm
Location: Werner University Center, Willamette
Cost: free
Audience: Students
Description: Check out the on-campus and multi-talented improv group "The Improvasaurs" and have a laugh! Event is free for WOU students.
Sponsoring Group: Improv Department
Contact Info: 503-838-8064

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Holiday Tree Lighting
Date: Friday, November 30
Time: 06:00 - 10:00 pm
Location: WOU Campus
Cost: free
Audience: Faculty/Staff, Students, Members of Sponsoring Group
Description: Western Oregon University will host the 45th annual Holiday Tree Lighting on Friday, Nov. 30. The weekend will feature other events in addition to the traditional parade, tree lighting and indoor program. All events are free and open to the public. The fun begins at 5 p.m. with both the 15 Miles West and Vibe a cappella groups performing. Hot chocolate and cider will be served by the Alumni Association in front of Todd Hall. Joy bells will be played until the Holiday Tree Lighting festivities kick off with the parade at 6 p.m., in front of the Monmouth Library. The tree will be lit at 6:45 p.m., featuring a performance by the WOU Brass Ensemble. The indoor program starts at 7 p.m. in Werner University Center, featuring pictures with Santa. Arts and crafts will be in the Summit and local elementary and high school choirs will perform. WOU?s student radio station, KWOU, will also hold a live show. On Saturday, WOU is hosting a Portland Saturday Market Excursion at 8 a.m., and a Zoolights excursion at 3 p.m. To sign up for the excursions, contact Megan Habermann at 503-838-8659 or habermam@wou.edu.
Sponsoring Group: SAB
Contact Info: 503-838-8659
Event Website: http://wou.edu/student/sla/treelightingphp

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Western Hemisphere Orchestra: The Music of Weather Report
Date: Friday, November 30
Time: 07:30 - 09:30 pm
Location: Rice Auditorium
Cost: $8 General, $5 Students and Seniors, WOU students free w/ID
Audience: Public
Description: The Western Hemisphere Orchestra performing the music of the jazz fusion group Weather Report. Big band with strings with musical arrangements by faculty and students.
Sponsoring Group: WOU Music department
Contact Info: (503)838-8275

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WOU Student Health 101 December Issue Available
Date: Saturday, December 1 - Monday, December 31
Time: All day
Location: Student Health & Counseling Center
Cost: free
Audience: Faculty/Staff, Students, Members of Sponsoring Group
Description: The new issue of WOU's Student Health 101 digital health and wellness magazine is now available online. Go to http://readsh101.com/wou.html Enter to win $1000 each term, get tons of new info and ideas!
Sponsoring Group: WOU Student Health & Counseling Center
Contact Info: (503) 838-8791
Event Website: http://readsh101.com/wou.html

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Men's basketball
Date: Saturday, December 1
Time: 02:00 - 04:00 pm
Location: WOU Campus
Cost: TBA
Audience: Public
Description: WOU men's basketball vs. Central Washington
Sponsoring Group: WOU Athletics
Contact Info: 503-838-8051
Event Website: http://www.wouwolves.com/index.aspx

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Women's basketball
Date: Saturday, December 1
Time: 05:15 - 07:15 pm
Location: Burnaby, BC
Cost: TBA
Audience: Public
Description: WOU women's basketball vs. Simon Fraser
Sponsoring Group: WOU Athletics
Contact Info: 503-838-8051
Event Website: http://www.wouwolves.com/index.aspx

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