Ohio Wesleyan University Announces October Public Events

DELAWARE, OH – Ohio Wesleyan University today announced its October 2012 lineup of public events. Unless otherwise noted, all events are free of charge. For the latest OWU event information, including schedule updates, visit Events @ OWU. For Battling Bishop athletics schedules, visit BattlingBishops.com.

Through Oct. 7 – “Full of Grace: A Journey through the History of Childhood,” a collection of more than 150 photographs depicting childhood from artists including Dorthea Lange, Gordon Park, August Sander, Ralph Gibson, and Lewis Carroll, in the Richard M. Ross Art Museum, 60 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. The museum is open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; and Sunday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The museum is handicap-accessible and admission is always free. Call (740) 368-3606 for more information.

Through Oct. 15 – Landscape and skyscape photographs by Carter Gowl, including images of Yellowstone National Park, in Gallery 2001 in Beeghly Library, 43 Rowland Ave., Delaware. Gallery hours coincide with library hours.

7 p.m. Oct. 1 – “Bite!” – the 2012 Sagan National Colloquium – presents Anjali Bhatia, Ph.D., associate professor of sociology at Lady Shri Ram College for Women, University of Delhi, India, discussing how the fast-food culture among Indian youth requires people to think about a reconfiguration of the family and ensuing tensions in global-local contexts. Bhatia will speak in the Benes Rooms inside Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave., Delaware. This event will be streamed live and archived online at StreamOWU.

6:30 p.m. Oct. 2 – OWU’s Spanish Film Festival, a celebration of contemporary Spanish and Latin American feature films, presents “Chico & Rita” (2012, Cuba, 94 minutes), in Phillips Hall Auditorium, 50 S. Henry St., Delaware.

4:30 p.m. Oct. 3 – OWU Field Hockey vs. Earlham, at Selby Stadium, 45 S. Henry St., Delaware. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU.

7 p.m. Oct. 4 – “Bite!” – the 2012 Sagan National Colloquium – presents Joel Salatin, third-generation alternative farmer in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley and author of “Folks, This Ain’t Normal: A Farmer’s Advice for Happier Hens, Healthier People, and a Better World.” Salatin will speak in the Benes Rooms inside Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave., Delaware.

7:30 p.m. Oct. 5 – The Ohio Wesleyan chapter of Theta Alpha Phi (National Theatre Honorary) presents “The Red & Black Review,” an annual campus fund-raising talent show, on the Main Stage in Chappelear Drama Center, 45 Rowland Ave., Delaware. May contain adult themes and language. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $5 for senior citizens, Ohio Wesleyan employees, and non-Ohio Wesleyan students. Admission is free for Ohio Wesleyan students with a valid ID. To reserve tickets, call the Theatre Box Office at (740) 368-3855.

8 p.m. Oct. 5, 12, 19, and 26 – Evening programs at Ohio Wesleyan’s Perkins Observatory, 3199 Columbus Pike (U.S. 23), Delaware. Content varies based on sky conditions, but may include a planetarium show, observatory tours, and star gazing with the 32-inch Schottland Telescope. Advance tickets are $8 for adults, and $6 for children and senior citizens. Reserve tickets by calling (740) 363-1257.

Oct. 6 – OWU Community Day, featuring free admission to Battling Bishop sporting events, including the OWU men’s and women’s soccer games. Members of the 2011 national championship men’s soccer team will receive their championship rings during the men’s game, and the first 900 fans through the gate will receive free tumblers commemorating the championship. The complete OWU Community Day schedule includes:

  • 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – Free youth soccer clinic for boys and girls ages 8 to14 participating in Delaware Youth Athletic Association (DYAA) soccer. The clinic, with training and tips from OWU coaches and players, will be held at Roy Rike Field, 249 Park Ave., Delaware. Registration begins at 9:15 a.m., and youths must bring completed registration and medical release forms, available from their DYAA coaches. Participants also need to bring their own cleats, soccer ball, shin guards, and water.
  • 10 a.m. to noon – Guided tours of the newly renovated Stuyvesant Hall residential facility, 223 W. William St., Delaware. The event will feature remarks at 11 a.m. and light refreshments. Stuyvesant Hall, which opened in 1931, is one of 11 OWU sites on the National Register of Historic Places.
  • 11 a.m. – OWU Field Hockey vs. DePauw, at Selby Stadium, 45 S. Henry St., Delaware.
  • 1:30 p.m. Delaware Hayes Boys Soccer vs. Thomas Worthington, at Hayes High School, 289 Euclid Ave., Delaware.
  • 5 p.m. – OWU Women’s Soccer vs. DePauw, at Roy Rike Field, 249 Park Ave., Delaware. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU.
  • 7:30 p.m. – OWU Men’s Soccer vs. DePauw, at Roy Rike Field, 249 Park Ave., Delaware. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU.

3:15 p.m. Oct. 7 – The Ohio Wesleyan Department of Music presents a faculty recital featuring Mariko Kaneda, piano; David Niwa, violin; and Karl Pedersen, viola, in Jemison Auditorium inside Sanborn Hall, 23 Elizabeth St., Delaware. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU.

7 p.m. Oct. 8 – “Bite!” – the 2012 Sagan National Colloquium – presents Kelly Klein, production research scientist for Monsanto Co.’s Monsanto Vegetables in Boise, Idaho, discussing farming and the impact of corporate agriculture. Klein will speak in the Benes Rooms inside Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave., Delaware. This event will be streamed live and archived online at StreamOWU.

7 p.m. Oct. 9 – OWU Women’s Soccer vs. Oberlin, at Roy Rike Field, 249 Park Ave., Delaware. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for students, and free for anyone under age 5 or with an Ohio Wesleyan ID.

6:30 p.m. Oct. 10 – OWU’s Spanish Film Festival presents “Lope” (2011, Spain, 100 minutes), in Phillips Hall Auditorium, 50 S. Henry St., Delaware.

7 p.m. Oct. 10 – “Bite!” – the 2012 Sagan National Colloquium – presents a panel discussion on local food production and entrepreneurship featuring Jeni Briton Bauer, owner and founder of Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams; Warren Taylor, owner and founder of Snowville Creamery; Michael Jones, executive director and co-founder of Local Matters; and others. They will speak in the Benes Rooms inside Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave., Delaware. This event will be recorded and posted online after the event at StreamOWU.

7 p.m. Oct. 10 – OWU Men’s Soccer vs. Wabash, at Roy Rike Field, 249 Park Ave., Delaware. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for students, and free for anyone under age 5 or with an Ohio Wesleyan ID.

4:30 p.m. Oct. 11 – OWU Field Hockey vs. Kenyon, Selby Stadium, 45 S. Henry St., Delaware.

7:30 p.m. Oct. 11 – The Ohio Wesleyan Department of Economics and the Woltemade Center for Economics, Business and Entrepreneurship present the 2012 Economic Outlook Conference, in the Benes Rooms inside Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave., Delaware. The event will feature a panel of experts sharing predictions for the upcoming year for the local, national, and international economies. Scheduled panelists are James T. Bang, Ph.D., assistant professor of economics at St. Ambrose University; Pedro Amaral, Ph.D., senior research economist for the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland; and Kenny McDonald, chief economic officer for Columbus 2020. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU.

8 p.m. Oct. 12-Oct. 13 – The Ohio Wesleyan Department of Theatre & Dance presents “An Evening of Scenes & Monologues by Women Playwrights,” a fall senior project production by Leah Schaeffer and Ellie Bartz, in the Studio Theatre inside Chappelear Drama Center, 45 Rowland Ave., Delaware. May contain adult themes and language.

1 p.m. Oct. 13 – OWU Football vs. Kenyon, at Selby Stadium, 45 S. Henry St., Delaware. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for students, and free for anyone under age 5 or with an Ohio Wesleyan ID.

7:30 p.m. Oct. 13 – The Central Ohio Symphony performs as part of the Ohio Wesleyan Performing Arts Series, in Gray Chapel inside University Hall, 61 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. The debut of the Symphony concert season will feature classics from Glinka, Tchaikovsky, and Rimsky-Korsakov, as well as a world premiere through the Ohio Composers Project featuring Jesús Morales-Matos. Contact the Symphony for tickets at their website or (740) 362-1799. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU.

11 a.m. Oct. 14 – OWU Field Hockey vs. Sewanee, Selby Stadium, 45 S. Henry St., Delaware.

3:15 p.m. Oct. 14 – The Ohio Wesleyan Department of Music presents Trio d’Anches, a faculty recital featuring Nancy Gamso, clarinet; Karen Pfeifer and Karen Atria, bassoon; and Frank Chiou, piano, in Jemison Auditorium inside Sanborn Hall, 23 Elizabeth St., Delaware.

Oct. 16-Dec. 20 – “Tamarind Touchstones: Fabulous at Fifty,” a celebration of excellence in fine art lithography, in the Richard M. Ross Art Museum, 60 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. The museum is open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; and Sunday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The museum is handicap-accessible and admission is always free. Call (740) 368-3606 for more information.

7 p.m. Oct. 16 – OWU Men’s Soccer vs. Oberlin, at Roy Rike Field, 249 Park Ave., Delaware. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for students, and free for anyone under age 5 or with an Ohio Wesleyan ID.

7 p.m. Oct. 17 – OWU Women’s Soccer vs. Kenyon, at Roy Rike Field, 249 Park Ave., Delaware. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for students, and free for anyone under age 5 or with an Ohio Wesleyan ID.

6:30 p.m. Oct. 18 – OWU’s Spanish Film Festival presents “La Yuma” (2011, Nicaragua, 91 minutes), in Phillips Hall Auditorium, 50 S. Henry St., Delaware.

7 p.m. Oct. 19 – OWU Volleyball vs. Wooster, at Branch Rickey Arena, 105 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU.

6:30 p.m. Oct. 22 – OWU’s Spanish Film Festival presents “Southern District” (2011, Bolivia, 108 minutes), in Phillips Hall Auditorium, 50 S. Henry St., Delaware.

Oct. 23-Dec. 20 – Fine Grain three-dimensional art by Abram Kaplan, Ph.D., associate professor of environmental studies at Denison University, in Gallery 2001 in Beeghly Library, 43 Rowland Ave., Delaware. (Kaplan also will speak on campus Oct. 30 as part of the Sagan National Colloquium.) Gallery 2001 hours coincide with library hours.

7 p.m. Oct. 23 – OWU Women’s Soccer vs. Denison, at Roy Rike Field, 249 Park Ave., Delaware. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for students, and free for anyone under age 5 or with an Ohio Wesleyan ID.

8 p.m. Oct. 23 – The Ohio Wesleyan Department of Music presents a faculty recital featuring Mary Fetherston on cello, in Jemison Auditorium inside Sanborn Hall, 23 Elizabeth St., Delaware.

6 p.m. Oct. 26 – OWU Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving vs. Baldwin Wallace, at Meek Aquatics and Recreation Center, 150 S. Henry St., Delaware.

7 p.m. Oct. 26 – OWU Men’s Soccer vs. Denison, at Roy Rike Field, 249 Park Ave., Delaware. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for students, and free for anyone under age 5 or with an Ohio Wesleyan ID.

8 p.m. Oct. 26 – Classical Jam, a collaboration of five in-demand chamber musicians, perform as part of the Ohio Wesleyan Performing Arts Series, in Jemison Auditorium inside Sanborn Hall, 23 Elizabeth St., Delaware. Classical Jam’s repertoire ranges from Renaissance dance music and traditional classical works, to improvised performances and original compositions. Tickets are $20 for general admission and $5 for senior citizens and non-Ohio Wesleyan students with a valid school ID. Tickets are free for Ohio Wesleyan students and employees with a valid OWU ID. Tickets may be purchased online at TicketWeb, by calling the phone messaging service at (740) 368-3629, or by email at paseries@owu.edu.

1:30 p.m. Oct. 27 – OWU Football vs. Wabash, at Selby Stadium, 45 S. Henry St., Delaware. This event will be streamed live at StreamOWU. Tickets are $6 for adults, $3 for students, and free for anyone under age 5 or with an Ohio Wesleyan ID.

7 p.m. Oct. 29 – Michael P. Scharf, professor of law at the Case Western Reserve University School of Law, discussing “Shaping Foreign Policy in Times of Crisis,” in the Benes Rooms inside Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave., Delaware. In 2005, Scharf and the Public International Law and Policy Group were nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for work supporting the prosecution of major war criminals including Saddam Hussein. Scharf’s presentation is part of the Corinne Lyman Lecture Series on International Studies.

4 p.m. Oct. 30 – “Bite!” – the 2012 Sagan National Colloquium – presents Abram Kaplan, Ph.D., associate professor of environmental studies at Denison University, discussing art and food. Kaplan has created an art installation titled “Fine Grain: Visual Immersion in the American Food System,” which will be displayed on campus during his visit. He will speak in the Benes Rooms inside Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave., Delaware. This event will be streamed live and archived online at StreamOWU.

6:30 p.m. Oct. 30 – OWU’s Spanish Film Festival presents “From the Land to Your Table” (2009, Argentina, Bolivia, Perú, Colombia, Venezuela, and Spain, 107 minutes), in Phillips Hall Auditorium, 50 S. Henry St., Delaware.

7:30 p.m. Oct. 30 – Chris Hill, former U.S. ambassador to Iraq and dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver, discussing trends in U.S. foreign policy, in the Benes Rooms inside Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave., Delaware.


Founded in 1842, Ohio Wesleyan University is one of the nation’s premier small, private universities. Ohio Wesleyan offers more than 90 undergraduate majors, sequences, and courses of study, and 23 NCAA Division III varsity sports. OWU combines an internationally focused curriculum with off-campus learning and leadership opportunities that connect classroom theory with real-world practice. Located in Delaware, Ohio, OWU’s 1,850 students represent 41 states and 45 countries. The university is featured in the book “Colleges That Change Lives,” listed on the 2012 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with distinction, and included on the “best colleges” lists of U.S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review. Learn more at www.owu.edu.

 

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