For Immediate Release – Tuesday, October 2, 2007

SUNY Geneseo Calendar of Events for Oct. 11 - 17

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11:
MILNE LIBRARY:  The Corporate and Business Partners of SUNY Geneseo are sponsoring the Heavens Above exhibit, a series of transparencies and interactive media from deep space captured by the Hubble Space Telescope while orbiting the earth over the past 16 years.  The exhibit will be on display from August 27 to December 17.  For more information http://heavensabove.geneseo.edu/.

LOCKHART GALLERY:  The Lockhart Gallery, located in the McClellan House, 26 Main St., Geneseo, presents the Richard Beale Exhibit. The exhibit runs through Friday, October 12.  The gallery is open noon-4 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon-8 p.m. Thursdays. For more information http://www.geneseo.edu/news/nrap.php?pg=LockhartGala.html

LECTURE:  The Roemer Lecture on International Affairs will be given by Nicolas Van De Walle, Director of the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, John S. Knight Professor of International Studies in the Dept. of Government, Associate Dean for International Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences at Cornell University, and an award-winning scholar on the African continent.  Van De Walle's topic is "Towards an African Renaissance? Prospects for a Troubled Continent."  The lecture takes place from 4-5 p.m. in the MacVitte College Union Ballroom and is free and open to the public.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12:
LECTURE:  The MacVittie Lecture, "Who Cares About the Trinity?" will be given by William Placher, Professor of Philosophy and Religion, and LaFollette Distinguished Professor in the Humanities at Wabash College. The lecture takes place at 7:30 p.m. in the MacVitte College Union Ballroom and is free and open to the public.

MILNE LIBRARY:  (See Thursday, Oct. 11).

LOCKHART GALLERY:  (See Thursday, Oct. 11).

SPORTS:  Women's soccer vs. Oswego.  4 p.m., Saratoga Field. Free and open to the public.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13:
MILNE LIBRARY: (See Thursday, Oct. 11).

SPORTS:  Women's soccer vs. Cortland. 1 p.m., Saratoga Field. Free and open to the public.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14
MILNE LIBRARY: (See Thursday, Oct. 11).

ORCHESTRA:  Geneseo Symphony Orchestra: James Walker, Conductor. Sleeping Beauty Suite-Tschaikovsky; Symphony No. 7 in A Major (Dance Symphony)-Beethoven; Invitation to the Dance-Weber. 3 p.m., Wadsworth Auditorium. Free and open to the public.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 15:
MILNE LIBRARY: (See Thursday, Oct. 11).

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 16:
MILNE LIBRARY: (See Thursday, Oct. 11).

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17:
LECTURE:  The President of Kwangwoon University of South Korea will deliver the School of Business Fall Lecture.  In addition to his academic leadership, President Sang Chul Lee has worked for NASA, served as a minister in the Korean government, and founded Korean TeleCom (similar to AT&T).  His lecture, at 7 p.m. in 204 Newton Hall, will be wide-ranging and of interest to the entire community.

MILNE LIBRARY: (See Thursday, Oct. 11).

SPORTS:  Men's soccer vs. Brockport. 3 p.m., Saratoga Field.  Free and open to the public.

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