Thursday, March 26th

Time Event Title
12:00 pm

Annotated Bibliographies Workshop

HSU Library
This workshop covers the basics of composing annotated bibliographies. We'll discuss how to use an annotated bibliography to summarize, evaluate and reflect on your sources in order to reach a fuller understanding of your research topic.

On the registration form please indicate if you are working on an annotated bibliography for a class or project, and, if so, which class. Please also indicate any questions you have about this type of writing and research task. (Note: Though we'll discuss basic formatting for annotated bibliographies, this workshop will not cover citation styles.)
4:00 pm-5:00 pm

Mathematics Colloquium

Behavioral and Social Sciences Building
"In Search of Infinitesimals"
Dr. Walden Freedman
HSU Department of Mathematics
7:00 pm-9:00 pm

U. S. Poet Laureate Kay Ryan Poetry Reading

Kate Buchanan Room
The 16th U.S. Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winning poet Kay Ryan will appear at HSU for a poetry reading and discussion. A book signing and sale hosted by Northtown Books will follow.

Kay Ryan was U.S. Poet Laureate from 2008-10. In addition to the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, she has been awarded a MacArthur “Genius” Award, a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, a Guggenheim fellowship, the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, and four Pushcart Prizes.

Her collection, The Best of It: New and Selected Poems, was awarded the National Book Critics Circle Award in 2010. This poetry reading is presented by the Department of English Visiting Writers Series.
7:30 pm

Opera Workshop

Gist Hall Theater
March 26-29 Dido and Aeneas

Witches and lovers clash when HSU Opera Workshop presents the lively and tragic love story of Dido and Aeneas in a relatively short opera (about an hour) by Baroque era English composer Henry Purcell. Set in the ancient world of myth, Dido (played by Olivia Bright) is the widowed Queen of Carthage, and Aeneas (Alberto Rodriguez) is a legendary Trojan warrior. A sorceress (Lorena Tamayo) and her witches plot to drive them apart.

Directed by Elisabeth Harrington, this is a full production with a cast of 18 and an instrumental ensemble conducted by Paul Cummings. It runs March 26-28 at 7:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. on March 29.
8:00 pm

Guest Artist Series: Lancaster Trio

Fulkerson Recital Hall
The Lancaster Trio of international award-winning musicians—cellist Elizabeth Grunin, pianist Jelena Dukic and flutist Nicaulis Alliey— come from Lincoln, Nebraska to perform George Crumb’s theatrical Vox Balaenae (Voice of the Whale), Bohuslav Martinu’s lively and haunting Trio and a highly melodic Trio by Carl von Weber, all inspired by elements of nature.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Mar 25th-Apr 2nd

Belize Archaeology Field School Tabling on the Quad

UC Quad

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