Friday, November 02, 2012
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Great Hall
Traditional folk music and dance traditions from Mexicoâ€™s various regions are the focus of exploration for Ballet FolklÃ³rico de MÃ©xico de Amalia Hernandez. Many of the ensembleâ€™s works reflect the traditions of indigenous Mesoamerican culture. Performed in colorful costumes by dancers in bare feet who emote the sensuality, joy and exuberance of Mexican culture, Ballet FolklÃ³rico de MÃ©xico de Amalia Hernandez will leave you breathless.
Tuesday, September 18 - Friday, July 26 All Day - Tseng Gallery, Oviatt Library
Science fiction literature, one of the most popular and entertaining genres in modern fiction, has been read and loved by children and adults for decades. From the earliest pulp publications to modern masterpieces, science fiction short stories and novels have often functioned as a lens through which we express our sense of wonder, marvel at the possibilities of new technologies, and engage in our wildest imaginings. Join us as we celebrate the fantastic and strange in science fiction literature.
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm - Campus Theatre
CENDRILLION by Jules Massenet. Libretto by Henri Cain.
This Massenet opera approaches the classic French fairy tale, Cinderella, with a musical sense of humor---wonderfully frothy and liberally spiced with dry Gallic wit. This is one grand ball you'll not want to miss. Sung in French with English supertitles. Directed by Maurice Godin. Musical direction by David Aks.
CSUN Campus Theatre (Nordhoff Hall)
Limited Performances: Oct 26, 28, 31, Nov 2, 4 only. Curtain time 7:30pm except Sundays at 2pm. Box Office (818) 677-2488. Very limited late seating, often only at intermission.
OPENING RECEPTION: Saturday October 27 4-6pm
GALLERY TALK: Monday, October 29 10am
This is a group exhibition featuring artists whose work depicts visions of future dystopias based on a turbulent present. Desert wastelands, faux fallen satellites, devises designed to ensure your survival and a world seemingly run by giant computer servers; the artists in this show offer a prescient window into a world that not only may be, but in some places, already exists.
Artists include Lisa Adams, Libby Clarke, Daniel Dove, Trygve Faste, Sean Higgins, Kelly McLane, Thomas Muller and Klutch Stanaway.
Additional events including lectures and artists visits in conjunction for this exhibition can be found at www.csun.edu/artgalleries.
Gallery hours are Monday through Saturday 12-4, Thursdays 12-8pm. Please note: The Gallery will be closed Nov. 12 and Nov. 22-24.
Thursday, November 01 12:00 pm - Friday, November 02 10:00 pm - Whitsett Room, SH 451; USU Grand Salon
PAS Week - 43rd Anniversary Celebration
Please join the Department of Pan African Studies as they celebrate the 43rd Anniversary. Events include:
Thursday, November 1, 2012: Faculty-Student Dialogue/Lunch. Whitsett Room, SH 451 - 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Friday, November 2, 2012: Gala Dinner Celebration. USU Grand Salon - 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Sierra Hall 322
Please join the Department of Psychology's 2012 Brown Bag Series featuring Chaya Greisman ('10), Research Analyst, Marketing Science, Lieberman Research Worldwide featuring
Insights from Applied Psychology: How Psychology, Research Design and Statistics Inform Business and Marketing Decisions
Distinguished alumnus, Chaya Greisman, will talk about how her education in the General Experimental program at CSUN prepared her for a career as a business and marketing research analyst. Chaya currently uses her psychology research and skills in advanced analytics for marketing research that directly influences the major business decisions for Fortune 500 Companies. She will discuss the kinds of techniques frequently used using real life examples, the theories and models they draw from, and how the Market Research industry is progressing with collaborative efforts between industry experts and academic researchers.