UNC Today: Friday, October 25, 2013

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Performing Arts Series Continues Season with 'Oklahoma!'

The University of Northern Colorado's College of Performing and Visual Arts' 2013-14 Performing Arts Series, which features School of Theatre Arts and Dance students, continues Oct. 31 when the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical Oklahoma! opens in Norton Theatre in Gray Hall.

Oklahoma! also plays Nov. 1-2 and 5-9 at 7:30 p.m.; and Nov. 2,-3 and 9-10 at 2 p.m. in Norton Theatre. The play is rated G.

The rest of the series includes:

  • La Rodine (Opera): Nov 21-23 at 7:30 p.m. in Frasier Hall's Langworthy Theatre
  • Beyond Therapy (Comedy/Farce, rated R): Feb. 6-7, 11-15 at 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 8-9 and 16 at 2 p.m. in Norton Theatre
  • Die Fledermaus (Opera/Orchestra): Feb. 14-15 at 7:30 p.m. in Monfort Concert Hall in the Union Colony Civic Center
  • Sweeney Todd (Musical Thriller, rated PG-13): March 6, 7 and 8 at 7:30 p.m.; March 9 at 2 p.m. in Langworthy Theatre
  • Bring on the Men - Dance 2014 (Dance, rated PG): April 3-5 at 7:30 p.m. in Langworthy Theatre
  • Jackie and Me (Comedy, rated G): April 24-26 at 7:30 p.m.; April 27 at 2 p.m. in Langworthy Theatre

For performance descriptions, locations and ticket information, visit the Performing Arts Series website.

Banner and Ursa Unavailable Saturday Morning

Banner and Ursa will be unavailable from 5 a.m.-noon Saturday, Oct. 26, due to scheduled maintenance. For more information, contact Technical Support at 970-351-4357.

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Facilitator Applications for Catalyst Social Justice Retreat Due Oct. 28

Participant and facilitator applications are now being accepted for UNC's Catalyst Social Justice Retreat Jan. 17-19 in Estes Park. The retreat, which is free, brings together students, faculty and staff to discuss issues of inclusion and social injustice. The deadline for facilitator applications is 5 p.m. Oct. 28; the deadline to participate is 5 p.m. Nov. 6.

Faculty and staff are encouraged to apply as facilitators and/or participants.

For application forms and additional information, visit the Catalyst website.

Contact Jael Esquibel, 970-351-2696, with any questions.

Reminder: Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Oct. 26

Reduce the chance of your expired or unused prescription drugs being misused or contaminating the local water system or landfill from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, in the University Center's north parking lot as UNC takes part in the city's Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The service is free of charge.

You can also drop off expired medications at the parking lot of Sam's Club in Evans, 3247 23rd Ave. Free document shredding will also be available from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Greeley Police Department, 2875 10th St., and at the UC north parking lot from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

In addition, batteries, solvents, paints, pesticides and similar materials may be dropped off between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. at the Weld County Household Hazardous Waste Site, 1311 N. 17th Ave.

Research Consulting Available

The Applied Statistics and Research Methods Department's Research Consulting Lab in McKee 537 (351-1495, rcl@unco.edu) is open from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 2-8 p.m. Sunday. Consultants are available to provide advice and guidance with research study and survey design, data collection and data analysis.

Software training sessions are scheduled regularly and are listed on the ASRM website.

Please contact Trent Lalonde if you would like to schedule a brief introduction to the lab and its services for department faculty or graduate students.

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