Events

Events happening this week at FAU.

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM: Seminar on how to apply and manage a Fulbright Scholarship.

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Ritter Art Gallery: September 5 – October 25, 2014 2028 Opening: Thursday, September 4, 2014, 6:30pm 2028 Graphic Advocacy: International Posters for a Digital Age 2001–2012 will be the third in a series of recent poster exhibitions that have provided an overview on international contemporary socio-political poster design, beginning in 2005 with Graphic Imperative: International Posters of Peace, Social Justice and The Environment 1965–2005 and in 2010 with Graphic Intervention: International AIDS Awareness Posters 1985–2010. Public Program: Monday, October 6, 2014, 7pm, Performing Arts Building 101 Key Note Speaker: Doris Sommer, Ph.D., Harvard University presents Art Works: Cultural Agents Tackle Urgent Social Challenges & Panel Discussion, Advocacy & Activism: Catalysts for Social Change. *Key-Note speaker is sponsored by the generous support of Walter and Lalita Janke and the Peace, Justice and Human Rights Initiative.Information: www.fau.edu/galleries

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Opening: Friday, September 19, 2014, 6:30pm Co-Curated by Sybille Welter and Jill Lavetsky, Common Ground presents selected contemporary artists who have participated in Artist in Residence in the Everglades, AIRIE. Since 2001, AIRIE has welcomed one artist per month to live and create in the Everglades National Park. Public Program: Thursday, October 16, 7pm, Performing Arts Building 101 Key Note Speaker and Panel Discussion on Everything everGLADES, 'an in-depth discussion on the ecology, sustainability, social justice and the arts in the Everglades.'Free and open to the public. www.fau.edu/galleries Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Ritter Art Gallery: September 5 – October 25, 2014 2028 Opening: Thursday, September 4, 2014, 6:30pm 2028 Graphic Advocacy: International Posters for a Digital Age 2001–2012 will be the third in a series of recent poster exhibitions that have provided an overview on international contemporary socio-political poster design, beginning in 2005 with Graphic Imperative: International Posters of Peace, Social Justice and The Environment 1965–2005 and in 2010 with Graphic Intervention: International AIDS Awareness Posters 1985–2010. Public Program: Monday, October 6, 2014, 7pm, Performing Arts Building 101 Key Note Speaker: Doris Sommer, Ph.D., Harvard University presents Art Works: Cultural Agents Tackle Urgent Social Challenges & Panel Discussion, Advocacy & Activism: Catalysts for Social Change. *Key-Note speaker is sponsored by the generous support of Walter and Lalita Janke and the Peace, Justice and Human Rights Initiative.Information: www.fau.edu/galleries

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Opening: Friday, September 19, 2014, 6:30pm Co-Curated by Sybille Welter and Jill Lavetsky, Common Ground presents selected contemporary artists who have participated in Artist in Residence in the Everglades, AIRIE. Since 2001, AIRIE has welcomed one artist per month to live and create in the Everglades National Park. Public Program: Thursday, October 16, 7pm, Performing Arts Building 101 Key Note Speaker and Panel Discussion on Everything everGLADES, 'an in-depth discussion on the ecology, sustainability, social justice and the arts in the Everglades.'Free and open to the public. www.fau.edu/galleries Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Opening: Friday, September 19, 2014, 6:30pm Co-Curated by Sybille Welter and Jill Lavetsky, Common Ground presents selected contemporary artists who have participated in Artist in Residence in the Everglades, AIRIE. Since 2001, AIRIE has welcomed one artist per month to live and create in the Everglades National Park. Public Program: Thursday, October 16, 7pm, Performing Arts Building 101 Key Note Speaker and Panel Discussion on Everything everGLADES, 'an in-depth discussion on the ecology, sustainability, social justice and the arts in the Everglades.'Free and open to the public. www.fau.edu/galleries Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Ritter Art Gallery: September 5 – October 25, 2014 2028 Opening: Thursday, September 4, 2014, 6:30pm 2028 Graphic Advocacy: International Posters for a Digital Age 2001–2012 will be the third in a series of recent poster exhibitions that have provided an overview on international contemporary socio-political poster design, beginning in 2005 with Graphic Imperative: International Posters of Peace, Social Justice and The Environment 1965–2005 and in 2010 with Graphic Intervention: International AIDS Awareness Posters 1985–2010. Public Program: Monday, October 6, 2014, 7pm, Performing Arts Building 101 Key Note Speaker: Doris Sommer, Ph.D., Harvard University presents Art Works: Cultural Agents Tackle Urgent Social Challenges & Panel Discussion, Advocacy & Activism: Catalysts for Social Change. *Key-Note speaker is sponsored by the generous support of Walter and Lalita Janke and the Peace, Justice and Human Rights Initiative.Information: www.fau.edu/galleries

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM: Presented by Gerald Sim, SCMSFreeInformation: jbargste@fau.edu

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM: Keynote Speaker: Sherryl Vint, Professor of Science Fiction Media Studies, University of California, Riverside In her lecture, Vint will discuss how synthetic biology and organ transplantation are shaping and changing what it means to be human and/or alive.Free and open to the public.Information: mhorswell@fau.edu

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Opening: Friday, September 19, 2014, 6:30pm Co-Curated by Sybille Welter and Jill Lavetsky, Common Ground presents selected contemporary artists who have participated in Artist in Residence in the Everglades, AIRIE. Since 2001, AIRIE has welcomed one artist per month to live and create in the Everglades National Park. Public Program: Thursday, October 16, 7pm, Performing Arts Building 101 Key Note Speaker and Panel Discussion on Everything everGLADES, 'an in-depth discussion on the ecology, sustainability, social justice and the arts in the Everglades.'Free and open to the public. www.fau.edu/galleries Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Ritter Art Gallery: September 5 – October 25, 2014 2028 Opening: Thursday, September 4, 2014, 6:30pm 2028 Graphic Advocacy: International Posters for a Digital Age 2001–2012 will be the third in a series of recent poster exhibitions that have provided an overview on international contemporary socio-political poster design, beginning in 2005 with Graphic Imperative: International Posters of Peace, Social Justice and The Environment 1965–2005 and in 2010 with Graphic Intervention: International AIDS Awareness Posters 1985–2010. Public Program: Monday, October 6, 2014, 7pm, Performing Arts Building 101 Key Note Speaker: Doris Sommer, Ph.D., Harvard University presents Art Works: Cultural Agents Tackle Urgent Social Challenges & Panel Discussion, Advocacy & Activism: Catalysts for Social Change. *Key-Note speaker is sponsored by the generous support of Walter and Lalita Janke and the Peace, Justice and Human Rights Initiative.Information: www.fau.edu/galleries

8:00 PM to 9:30 PM: The FAU Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Laura Joella, hosts talented high school students in a “side-by-side” performance of major works for string orchestra. Program will include works by Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Copland, Barber, Elgar, Piazzolla and Grieg. Suggested $10 donation at the door.

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Opening: Friday, September 19, 2014, 6:30pm Co-Curated by Sybille Welter and Jill Lavetsky, Common Ground presents selected contemporary artists who have participated in Artist in Residence in the Everglades, AIRIE. Since 2001, AIRIE has welcomed one artist per month to live and create in the Everglades National Park. Public Program: Thursday, October 16, 7pm, Performing Arts Building 101 Key Note Speaker and Panel Discussion on Everything everGLADES, 'an in-depth discussion on the ecology, sustainability, social justice and the arts in the Everglades.'Free and open to the public. www.fau.edu/galleries Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM: The Jazz Band Wings of Swing, directed by Neal Bonsanti, continues its popular offerings of jazz standards and new works for big band. Suggested $10 donation at the door. 561-297-3853

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