FAU Calendar of Events for the Week of October 25, 2010
BOCA RATON, FL (October 25, 2010) – Florida Atlantic University will host the following events:
Florida Atlantic University’s Office of Graduate Admissions to Host Open House
This free event will take place on Friday, November 5, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Live Oak Pavilion of FAU’s Student Union, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. For more information or to register, call 561-297-3624 or visit www.fau.edu/graduate/OpenHouse/Fall2010/.
FAU’s University Galleries Host the Opening Reception for the Exhibition Raymond Pettibon: The Punk Years
This free event will take place on Friday, November 12, from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Schmidt Center Gallery on FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Road. For more information, contact 561-297-2966.
FAU’s Department of Theatre Presents ‘The Diviners’
The play will run from Friday, November 12 through Sunday, November 21, Fridays at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 2 and 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. in the Studio One Theatre on FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Road. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 1-800-564-9539 or visit www.fauevents.com.
FAU’s Peaceful Mind/Peaceful World Program Presents a Meditation Workshop
This event will take place on Saturday, November 13, from 9:30 a.m. to noon in the Senate Chambers on FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Road. For more information, call 561-297-2337 or visit. fauf.fau.edu/peaceful.
Barbara Schmidt and Adriana Feraldo lead this workshop in finding a path to inner peace. Tickets are $15 and lunch is included.
FAU’s Department of Music Presents the FAU Jazz Band
This free event (donations suggested) will take place on Sunday, November 14, at 3 p.m. in the University Theatre on FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Road.
FAU’s Raddock Family Eminent Scholar in Holocaust Studies Presents the Lecture, ‘The Meaning of American Holocaust Literature for a Japanese Scholar Born and Raised in Hiroshima’
This free event will take place on Sunday, November 14, at 4 p.m. in the Performing Arts Building, Room 101, on FAU’s Boca Raton campus, 777 Glades Road. For more information, call 561-297-2979.
The lecture is presented by Professor Reiko Nitta, senior professor of American literature, Graduate School of Letters, Hiroshima University.
About Florida Atlantic University:
Florida Atlantic University opened its doors in 1964 as the fifth public university in Florida. Today, the University serves more than 28,000 undergraduate and graduate students on seven campuses and sites. Building on its rich tradition as a teaching university, with a world-class faculty, FAU hosts 10 colleges: the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts & Letters, the College of Business, the College for Design and Social Inquiry, the College of Education, the College of Engineering & Computer Science, the Graduate College, the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College, the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing and the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science. For more information, visit www.fau.edu.