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November 2, 2007

Friday, November 2, at 6 p.m., the Wolfpack women’s volleyball team will take on Our Lady of the Lake University at the Huston-Tillotson Tournament in Austin, Texas.

Friday, November 2, at 6 p.m., the Wolfpack men’s basketball team will take on the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Miss.

Friday, November 2, from 8 to 10 p.m., the Loyola Department of Theatre Arts and Dance will present the opening of The Laramie Project in Marquette Theater. Additional show dates are November 3, 8, 9, 10 at 8 p.m., and November 4 and 11 at 2 p.m.

Friday, November 2, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., the International Student Association, the Center for International Education, and the Student Government Association present the annual Country Fair in the Peace Quad.

Saturday, November 3, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., the Crescent City Farmers Market will be open at 700 Magazine Street. Kristen Essig of NOLA Bean will be at the Visiting Chef station, providing fresh made, pre-packaged new menu items with samples. For more information, log onto CrescentCityFarmersMarket.org or call (504) 861-5898.

Saturday, November 3, all day, will be the Wolves on the Prowl Community Service Day. Wolves on the Prowl is a day of community service, with projects throughout the New Orleans area and in alumni chapter cities across the country.

Saturday, November 3, the Wolfpack womens basketball team will take on St. Mary’s College in Moraga, Calif. Time TBA.

Saturday, November 3, from 7 to 10 p.m., the Wolfpack cross country and track teams will play in the NAIA Region XIII Championships.

Saturday, November 3, at 1 p.m., the Wolfpack womens volleyball team will take on Huston-Tillotson University in the Huston-Tillotson Tournament in Austin, Texas.

Saturday, November 3, at 5 p.m., the Wolfpack womens volleyball team will take on Wayland Baptist University in the Huston-Tillotson Tournament in Austin, Texas.

Saturday, November 3, from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., the Loyola College of Law will hold their Reunion Weekend for the Classes of 2002, 1997, 1992, 1987, 1982, 1977, 1967, and 1957 at Arnaud’s Restaurant, 813 Bienville Street, in New Orleans, La.

Saturday, November 3, from 8 to 10 p.m., Shades of Praise will present their annual fall concert in Rousell Hall of the Communications/Music Complex.

Sunday, November 4, from 3 to 5 p.m., the Loyola University Choirs will perform in Rousell Hall of the Communications/Music Complex.

Sunday, November 4, at 4 p.m., the Wolfpack womens basketball team will take on University of California, Berkeley in Berkeley, Calif.

Sunday, November 4, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., LUCAP sponsors the weekly Hunger Relief Project. Participants will be making lunches for the hungry and distributing them at a local shelter. Meet in the Wolf Den of the Danna Student Center, across from The Underground. Location is off-site, with transportation provided.

Monday, November 5, from 6 to 8 p.m., the College of Business will host a M.B.A. Open House in the Monroe Library, Multimedia Room 1.

Monday, November 5, at 7 p.m., the Wolfpack mens basketball team will take on Wesley College in The Den.

Monday, November 5, through Friday, November 9, LUCAP is sponsoring Education Week, a week analyzing the state of education in New Orleans and its environs though a series of lectures, workshops, and film screenings.

Tuesday, November 6, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., the Environmental Action Program will hold its weekly meeting in the LUCAP office, in the basement of the Danna Student Center, across from The Underground.

Tuesday, November 6, from 5 to 6:30 p.m., there will be a public SGA Senate Meeting to discuss campus issues and hear student concerns in the Audubon Room of the Danna Student Center

Tuesday, November 6, from 7 to 9 p.m., the Biever Guest Lecture Series presents a lecture by Jon Kukla, author of Mr. Jeffersons Women, in Monroe Hall, Room 157.

Tuesday, November 6, from 7 to 9 p.m., the student-run, collaborative reading series “1718” presents Rodger Kamenetz at the Columns Hotel, 3811 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans.

Tuesday, November 6, from 8 to 10 p.m., the Department of History presents, “Movies that Teach,” featuring a screening of Elizabeth, and a discussion with Sara Butler, Ph.D., assistant professor. Event will be held in The Underground of the Danna Student Center. Free snacks will be provided.

Tuesday, November 6, from 12:30 to 2 p.m., the Society of Professional Journalists is sponsoring an Internship Workshop (Nov. 6 and Nov. 8) on writing cover letters and resumes. The location is to be announced.

Wednesday, November 7, from 7 to 9 p.m., the Biever Guest Lecture Series presents, “Antebellum African American Religion: The Case of the Methodists,” with Gordon Melton, Ph.D., Director of the Institute for the Study of American Religion in Santa Barbara California, in the Nunemaker Auditorium of Monroe Hall.

Thursday, November 8, from 12:30 to 2 p.m., the Society of Professional Journalists is sponsoring an Internship Workshop (Nov. 6 and Nov. 8), featuring a question and answer session with local journalism internship recruiters. The location is to be announced.

Thursday, November 8, from 1:30 to 3 pm, Loyola, the Catholic Foundation, Catholic Charities, the Jesuits, and CHM Foundation will present the 16th Annual Estate Planning Symposium at the Hampton Inn and Suites, 1201 Convention Center Boulevard, New Orleans. The symposium will offer CLE credit through Loyola College of Law.

Thursday, November 8, from 7 to 9 p.m., UPB is sponsoring a trip to an Improv Comedy Festival. Transportation will be provided.

Thursday, November 8, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., the Department of Biological Sciences is hosting, as part of a career seminar series, Jared Granier, Admissions Director, LSU School of Veterinary Medicine, who will discuss careers in veterinary medicine, in Monroe Hall, Room 157.

Friday, November 9, from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., the Black Student Union is sponsoring the 2nd Annual BSU Fashion Show in the St. Charles Room of the Danna Student Center.

Friday, November 9, all day, the Loyola College of Law is hosting a Moot Court Golf Tournament at the Audubon Golf Course.

Friday, November 9, at 5 p.m., the Wolfpack womens basketball team will take on Wiley College in The Den.

Friday, November 9, at 7 p.m., the Wolfpack mens basketball team will take on Wiley College in The Den.

Friday, November 9, through Saturday, November 10, from 7 to 10 p.m., the Wolfpack womens volleyball team will participate in the GCAC Tournament in New Orleans.

Saturday, November 10, from 3 to 5 p.m., the Loyola University Wind Ensemble will perform with Col. John Bourgeois in the Roussel Performance Hall in the Communications/Music Complex.

Saturday, November 10, at 5 p.m., the Wolfpack womens basketball team will take on Concordia College Selma in The Den.

Saturday, November 10, at 7 p.m., the Wolfpack mens basketball team will take on Webber International University in The Den.

Sunday, November 11, from 3 to 5 p.m., the Loyola University Wind Ensemble will perform with Col. John Bourgeois in the Roussel Performance Hall in the Communications/Music Complex.

Sunday, November 11, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., the Loyola University Jazz Bands will perform in the Roussel Performance Hall in the Communications/Music Complex.

Monday, November 12, at 7 p.m., the Wolfpack men's basketball team will take on Clarke College University in The Den.

Monday, November 12, at 4 p.m., International Education Week presents a lecture entitled, “Building Sustainable Chinese Cities: The Perspectives from Shanghai,” at Tulane University, Room TBA.

Monday, November 12, at 7 p.m., International Education Week presents the film, Water, at Loyola University, in The Underground, Danna Student Center.

Tuesday, November 13, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., International Education Week presents a panel entitled, “Off the Beaten Path: Non-Traditional Study Abroad,” at Loyola University, in the Monroe Library, Multimedia Room I.

Tuesday, November 13, at 7 p.m., International Education Week presents the film, City of God, at Tulane University, in Goldring/Woldenberg Hall, Room TBA.

Tuesday, November 13, from 7 to 9 p.m., Craig S. Hood, Ph.D., will present a lecture on Discovering the mammals of Jean Lafitte National Park and Preserve at the fall meeting of the Orleans Audubon Society, in Monroe Hall, Room 157.

Tuesday, November 13, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., there will be an Intro to PowerPoint workshop in the Library Instruction Classroom, Room 229, second floor, Monroe Library

Tuesday, November 13, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., the Biological Sciences Faculty Research Seminar Series is hosting a lecture on Potassium channel modulation of learning and memory. Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, with Laura Schrader, Ph.D., from Tulane University, in Monroe Hall, Room 157.

Wednesday, November 14, from 9 to 10 a.m., there will be a Mail Merge and Drawing Toolbar workshop in the Library Instruction Classroom, Room 229, second floor, Monroe Library

Wednesday, November 14, from 6 to 10 p.m., UPB is sponsoring a trip to the Hornets v. 76ers game. Transportation will be provided.

Wednesday, November 14, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., International Education Week presents a workshop entitled, “Working Abroad,” at Loyola University, in the Monroe Library, Multimedia Room II.

Thursday, November 15, at 12 p.m., International Education Week presents a panel entitled, “Fulbright: In the U.S. and Abroad,” at Tulane University, Room TBA.

Thursday, November 15, at 7 p.m., International Education Week presents an International Night Fashion and Dance Show, at Loyola University, in the Main Lounge, Danna Student Center.

Thursday, November 15, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., the Montage Jazz Underground presents the Banjo Kings, featuring Don Vappie, in The Underground of the Danna Student Center.

Thursday, November 15, from 7 to 11 p.m., the Wolfpack mens basketball team will take on Huston-Tillotson University in The Den.

Friday, November 16, to Saturday, November 17, from 8 to 10 p.m., the Department of Theater Arts and Dance presents the Loyola Ballet Fall Concert in the Roussel Performance Hall in the Communications/Music Complex.

Friday, November 16, from 12:30 to 2 p.m., Ashley White, A01, the Director of Publicity for Atlantic Records, will speak at Loyola in a location to be announced.

Friday, November 16, from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m., the Black Student Union presents the ninth Annual BSU Scholarship Gala at the Musee Conti Wax Museum, at 917 Conti Street. Shuttles will transport guests to the location from the Mercy Hall parking lot from 6:to 7:45 p.m.

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