Gala Night, an evening of cultural entertainment performed by international students and groups at Illinois State University, will take place at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 22, in the Bone Student Center Brown Ballroom.
Composer, lyricist, writer, and actor Lin-Manuel Miranda will be the featured speaker at Illinois State University’s Latino Cultural Dinner on Tuesday, Oct. 26, at 5 p.m. in the Bone Student Center Brown Ballroom.
Illinois State University alumnus Jason Mack of Mack Glass will be creating a glass sculpture beginning Friday, Oct. 15, from 1 to 7 p.m., and finishing up from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 16, at the north end of the quad near Schroeder Hall.
Illinois State University’s Faculty String Quartet will perform as part of the Charles W. Bolen Faculty Recital Series on Thursday, Oct. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in Kemp Recital Hall.
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra bass trombonist Gerry Pagano will present a free guest artist recital in Illinois State University’s Kemp Recital Hall on Tuesday, Oct. 19, at 8 p.m. Pagano will be accompanied by Illinois State School of Music Assistant Professor Tuyen Tonnu on piano.
Piano educator and Illinois State University alumnus Fred Kern will present “Symphonic Masterworks Through a Zoom Lens” on Thursday, Oct. 14, at 11 a.m. in Kemp Recital Hall.
The Senior Professionals group at Illinois State University is offering its first-ever Homecoming Academy from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 on Saturday, Oct. 16, at the Alumni Center.
The Institute for Geospatial Analysis & Mapping (GEOMAP) at Illinois State University is offering a two-day training course on the use of advanced Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software on Thursday and Friday, Jan. 6 and 7, 2011.
Frances Anderson, distinguished professor of art, emerita, and former director of the graduate art therapy program at Illinois State Univeristy, is currently working as a Fulbright Senior Specialist in Pakistan.
“Paradise Lost: Tales of Colonial Oppression and Resistance in Hawai’i” will be the subject of a presentation by Judy Rohrer on Wednesday, Oct. 13, from 12-1 p.m. in the Bone Student Center Third Floor East Lounge.