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Sep 26, 2014 - Stargazing Night

September 26, 2014 - 7:00pm
Come join us at the open observation night at 8 pm. All students, faculty, and staff are invited! More information regarding astronomical targets, the intended schedule, potential changes in the schedule (due to the weather), and directions to the observatory site can be found under the Observatory's web page (http://observatory.uvawise.edu). For more information, contact Lucian Undreiu at lmu8y@uvawise.edu or 276-376-4368.
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Sep 26, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Keynote

September 26, 2014 - 3:40pm
What Kind of Monster is Religio Medici: Sir Thomas Browne and Renaissance Genres Reid Barbour, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill approved for cultural activity credit
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Sep 26, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

September 26, 2014 - 1:50pm
John Thornburg, San Jacinto College “Old English Kennings: Compound Nouns, Aristotelian Analogy, Classical Metonymy and Synecdoche and Deep-Case Roles” Philip F. O’Mara, Bridgewater College “Voices other than the Narrator’s in Chaucer’s Legend of Good Women” Lisa Jennings, Bainbridge State College “‘One Thing to My Purpose Nothing’: Alchemy’s Procreative Imperatives in Shakespeare’s Sonnets” David Bradshaw, Warren-Wilson College “‘for nothing is better than this’: The Ideal that Links Homer’s Odyssey to Milton’s Paradise Lost” approved for cultural activity
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Sep 26, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

September 26, 2014 - 12:00pm
Michael Muth, Wesleyan College “Bonaventure and the Metaphysics of Humility” Alesha Dawson, University of Montevallo “‘Ne No Worde Speke’: The Role of Silence in Sir Gowther’s Penitential Quest Narrative” Christopher A. Hill, University of Tennessee-Martin “Leonard Wright and Toby Bland: Antimarprelate Populists”
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Sep 26, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

September 26, 2014 - 12:00pm
Maria DeLaquil, Winthrop University “Edmund and Arthurian Bastards” Melissa Huggins, American Shakespeare Center “Sleep thou there”: Patterns of Sleep in A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Leslie Bradshaw, Independent Scholar “‘drink with any tinker in his own language’: Linguistic Facility, Playwright, and Audience: French Language in Shakespeare’s Henry V” Carlo Lorini, Independent Scholar “Marriage as a Means of Teleporting in Shakespeare’s Venetian play” approved for cultural activity credit
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Sep 26, 2014 - SGA Weekly Meeting

September 26, 2014 - 12:00pm
The Student Government Association meets each Friday at 1 pm in the Dogwood Room on the 5th floor of the Slemp Student Center. All meetings are open to the public. For more information, contact President Shannon Walker at scw5x@uvawise.edu.
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Sep 26, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

September 26, 2014 - 9:10am
Kurt Haas, Colorado Mesa University “Medieval Drama as a Vehicle for Integrative Learning” Richard Vela, University of North Carolina-Pembroke “Second Person Shakespeare: Stage Conventions / Film Conventions” Richard H. Peake, University of Virginia's College at Wise “Defenders of ‘Holy’ Marriage: Partners in Changing Theater Fashion.” approved for cultural activity credit
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Sep 26, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

September 26, 2014 - 9:10am
Charlotte Fiehn, Harrisburg Area Community College “‘Belief . . . in a special sense’: Spenser’s Poetical Mind and Perspective in The Faerie Queene” Brooke Thomas, George Mason University “Grendel, the Grinch, and the Gift: Alienation and Social-Border Crossing of Monstrous Characters in Social Representations of Medieval and Contemporary Societies” Zachary Canter, University of Virginia's College at Wise “An Arthurian Knight in King David’s Court: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and Christian Symbolism”
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Sep 26, 2014 - GRK Theta Phi Alpha Lollipop Raffle

September 26, 2014 - 9:00am
Theta Phi Alpha sorority will hold a Lollipop Raffle today in the Slemp Student Center Atrium from 10 am to 1 pm. All of the proceeds will be donated to Dickenson County Social Services to buy children clothes for Christmas! For more information, contact Kristin Smith at kns6y@uvawise.edu.
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Sep 26, 2014 - SAB Free Friday

September 26, 2014 - 9:00am
Come out for the Student Activities Board 'Free Friday' event in the Jefferson Lounge on the 4th floor of the Slemp Student Center. This event is from 10am-2pm or while supplies last! For more information, contact Mikaela Logan at 276-376-3430 or mra4p@uvawise.edu.
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Sep 26, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

September 26, 2014 - 7:40am
Robert Erle Barham, Covenant College “Justice and Emotional Appeals in Sidney’s Arcadia” Evan Gurney, University of North Carolina-Asheville “Going Rogue: Edmund Spenser and the Vagrants” Robert L. Reid, Emory and Henry College “Sansloy’s Double Meaning and the Mystic Design of Spenser’s Legend of Holiness” approved for cultural activity credit
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Sep 26, 2014 - CAVS 'Week as a Lacrosse Player'

September 25, 2014 - 7:00pm
The UVa-Wise Women’s Lacrosse Coaching Staff will be hosting 'Week as a Lacrosse Player' on September 22-26. This event is for female students who may be interested in playing lacrosse. For more information, contact Coach Jessie Aguglia at jma8g@uvawise.edu (please include name and phone number in email) or 276-328-0191. You can also stop by her office which is located in Room 206 in the Greear Gymnasium (upstairs).
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Sep 26, 2014 - IM/SDAB/OREC/SAB Survive @ Wise: Zombie 5k Trail Run Registration

September 25, 2014 - 7:00pm
Registration for the Survive @ Wise: Zombie 5K Trail Run will be from September 1 - October 24. This event is co-sponsored by the Intramural Department, the Student Development Advisory Board, the Outdoor Recreation Department, and the Student Activities Board. Registration forms are available online (http://www.uvawise.edu/studentactivities/files/studentactivities/zombie%20run%202014%20REVISED.pdf) and on the 3rd floor of the Slemp Student Center. For more information, contact Sarah Smith at scs6p@uvawise.edu or 276-376-4514.
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Sep 25, 2014 - "A Life Lived in Theater"

September 25, 2014 - 6:00pm
Presented by Barbara Dickson, internationally acclaimed Scottish actor and singer. Approved for cultural activity credit
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Sep 25, 2014 - IM 2x2 Wallyball Tournament

September 25, 2014 - 5:00pm
Intramural 2x2 Wallyball Tournament will be held today at 6 pm on the Slemp Student Center Racquetball Courts. For more information, contact Nick Marshall at 276-376-4513 or nsm7j@uvawise.edu.
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Sep 25, 2014 - SAB Movie Night (22 Jump Street)

September 25, 2014 - 4:30pm
The Student Activities Board will show '22 Jump Street' this evening at 5:30 pm in the Smith Dining Commons. For more information, contact Mikaela Logan at 276-376-3430 or mra4p@uvawise.edu.
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Sep 25, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance concert

September 25, 2014 - 4:00pm
“From Ionia to Alba: An Evening of Early Music”, Sten Maulsby “Selections from Dowland”, Witold Wolny, guitar, Amelia J. Harris, recorder approved for cultural activity credit
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Sep 25, 2014 - Spring 2015 Belize Medical Mission Trip Meeting

September 25, 2014 - 4:00pm
There will be a meeting at 5 pm at the Baptist Student Center for anyone interested in participating in the Spring 2015 Belize Medical Mission Trip (March 8-15). If you want to be placed on the travel list, it is important that you attend the meeting. There is a deposit ($100.00) that will be required to hold your seat as this trip usually has a lot of travelers. For more information, contact Tauna Gulley at tg6b@uvawise.edu or 276-328-0242.
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Sep 25, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

September 25, 2014 - 2:30pm
David-Félix Fernández Díaz, University of Virginia’s College at Wise “Truth and wisdom: The representation of knowledge in El auto de los Reyes Magos.” Jeremy J. Kasten, Florida State University “Mourning, Melancholia and Trauma in Golden Age Poetry: The Case of Salicio and Nemoroso” Daphne Browning, Florida State University “A Prudent Cross-Dresser: Self-Fashioning and Ana Caro’s Valor, agravio y mujer” approved for cultural activity credit
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Sep 25, 2014 - Medieval-Renaissance Conference

September 25, 2014 - 1:20pm
David-Félix Fernández Díaz, University of Virginia’s College at Wise “Truth and wisdom: The representation of knowledge in El auto de los Reyes Magos.” Jeremy J. Kasten, Florida State University “Mourning, Melancholia and Trauma in Golden Age Poetry: The Case of Salicio and Nemoroso” Daphne Browning, Florida State University “A Prudent Cross-Dresser: Self-Fashioning and Ana Caro’s Valor, agravio y mujer” approved for Cultural Activity Credit
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