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Office of Vice President and
Chief of Staff
Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S.
Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565

Phone: (239) 590-1065
Fax:     (239) 590-1066
Email:  apacheco@fgcu.edu

 

 

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This Week @ FGCU
1/30/2009

Office of Community Relations & Marketing
Phone: (239) 590-1086 Email: communityrelations@fgcu.edu

Please contact the Office of Community Relations & Marketing if your event does not appear on the list.
Deadline to receive materials is Thursday at 5 p.m. the week prior to the event.

Monday, February 2 through Sunday, February 8
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Continuing through Saturday, February 7
“Man Made”
Presented by FGCU Department of Visual and Performing Arts
Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday
Location: FGCU Arts Complex
Contact: Anica Sturdivant at (239) 590-7199 or asturdiv@fgcu.edu
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Continuing through Friday, March 6
“Leo and Krista Johnson: New Work”
Presented by FGCU Department of Visual and Performing Arts
Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday
Location: FGCU Library Gallery
Contact: Anica Sturdivant at (239) 590-7199 or asturdiv@fgcu.edu
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Monday, February 2 through Thursday, February 5
Gulf Coast Live
Presented by WGCU Radio, FM 90.1 / WMKO-FM 91.7
Contact: Amy Tardif at (239) 590-2519 for topics and air times
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Monday, February 2
Modern Language Association (MLA) Formatting and Avoiding Plagiarism Workshop
Presented by FGCU Writing Center and Student Support Services
Time: 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Location: Academic Building 3, Room 127
Contact: Conan Griffin at cgriffin@fgcu.edu
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Monday, February 2
FGCU Men's Basketball vs. Lipscomb (Promo)
Presented by FGCU Athletics
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Alico Arena
Contact: Mike Hill at (239) 590-7064 or mhill@fgcu.edu
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Mondays, February 2 through April 6
“Rural Entrepreneurship through Action Learning (REAL)”
Presented by FGCU Small Business Development Center
Time: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: Florida Community Bank in Labelle, 155 N Bridge Street, Labelle
Cost: $100, $90 refund upon completion of the series
Contact: Online registration and seminar descriptions available at http://cli.fgcu.edu/sbdc
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Tuesdays, February 3 through February 24
“Creative Knitting or Crochet”
“Entertain Your Brain” series
Presented by FGCU Renaissance Academy
Time: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Burnt Store Presbyterian Church, 11330 Burnt Store Rd, Punta Gorda
Cost: $60
Contact: FGCU Renaissance Academy at https://RegisterRA.fgcu.edu or (941) 505-7414
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Tuesday, February 3
“Overview of Doing Business with the Government”
Presented by FGCU Small Business Development Center
Time: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location: Southwest Florida Enterprise Center, 3903 MLK Jr. Blvd, Fort Myers
Cost: Free
Contact: Online registration and seminar descriptions available at http://cli.fgcu.edu/sbdc
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Tuesday, February 3
“Spring 2009 Road Race”- 5K
Presented by FGCU Campus Recreation
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Alico Arena
Cost: $3.00 for the General Public / $2.00 for FGCU affiliates
Contact: Campus Recreation at (239) 590-7935 or campus@fgcu.edu
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Wednesday, February 4
“Study Abroad Fair”
Presented by FGCU Office of International Services and Global Initiatives
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Student Plaza Breezeway
Contact: International Services and Global Initiatives Office at (239) 590-7925
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Wednesday, February 4
“Google Scholar + Library Databases = A Winning Combination” Workshop by Carol Maksian, MLS
Presented by FGCU Library Services
Time: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Library West, Room 211
Cost: Free
Space is limited - register now at the Library’s website, http://library.fgcu.edu/. Click “Workshops.”
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Thursday, February 5
“How to Recognize and Prevent Fraud and Embezzlement”
Presented by FGCU Small Business Development Center
Time: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Location: Florida Community Bank in Labelle, 155 N Bridge Street, Labelle
Cost: Free
Contact: Online registration and seminar descriptions available at http://cli.fgcu.edu/sbdc
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Thursday, February 5
“Globalization: A Look at China”
“Entertain Your Brain” series
Presented by FGCU Renaissance Academy
Time: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Punta Gorda Isles Civic Association, 2001 Shreve St, Punta Gorda
Cost: $15
Contact: FGCU Renaissance Academy at https://RegisterRA.fgcu.edu or (941) 505-7414
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Thursday, February 5
“How to Recognize and Prevent Fraud and Embezzlement”
Presented by FGCU Small Business Development Center
Time: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: iTech Immokalee, 508 Ninth Street, Immokalee
Cost: Free
Contact: Online registration and seminar descriptions available at http://cli.fgcu.edu/sbdc
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Thursday, February 5
“Teneduria de Libros Para la Pequena Empresa” (Bookkeeping for Small Businesses)
Presented by FGCU Small Business Development Center
Time: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: FGCU Main Campus - Lutgert Hall #2210, 10501 FGCU Blvd S, Fort Myers
Cost: $20
Contact: Online registration and seminar descriptions available at http://cli.fgcu.edu/sbdc
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Thursdays, February 5 through April 9
“Rural Entrepreneurship through Action Learning (REAL)”
Presented by FGCU Small Business Development Center
Time: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: iTech Immokalee, 508 Ninth Street, Immokalee
Cost: $100; $90 refund upon completion of the series
Contact: Online registration and seminar descriptions available at http://cli.fgcu.edu/sbdc
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Saturday, February 7
“GEMS” Girls in Engineering, Math and Science
Presented by FGCU College of Arts & Sciences, Whitaker Center
Hands-on science activities for middle-school girls from Collier County
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Location: Whitaker Hall 104
Cost: Free
Contact Jo Ann Wilson or Terry Dubetz at GEMS@fgcu.edu for information
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NEXT WEEK @ FGCU

Monday, February 9 through Sunday, February 15
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Continuing through Friday, March 6
“Leo and Krista Johnson: New Work”
Presented by FGCU Department of Visual and Performing Arts
Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday
Location: FGCU Library Gallery
Contact: Anica Sturdivant at (239) 590-7199 or asturdiv@fgcu.edu
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Monday, February 9 through Thursday, February 12
Gulf Coast Live
Presented by WGCU Radio, FM 90.1 / WMKO-FM 91.7
Contact: Amy Tardif at (239) 590-2519 for topics and air times
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Monday, February 9 through Tuesday, February 10
Public Records Management workshop
Presented by FGCU Florida Institute of Government
Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Student Union 213
Cost: $165
Contact: Joanne Hartke at (239) 590-7815 or jhartke@fgcu.edu
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Monday, February 9
“Seminole Wars”
“Entertain Your Brain” series
Presented by FGCU Renaissance Academy
Time: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location: H2U (Fawcett Promenades), 21298 Olean Blvd, Port Charlotte
Cost: $20, H2U Members $15
Contact: FGCU Renaissance Academy at https://RegisterRA.fgcu.edu or (941) 505-7414
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Wednesday, February 11 through Sunday, February 22
“Exit the King”
Presented by FGCU Theatre Lab
Location: FGCU Arts Complex
Cost: $10 general admission, $5 FGCU students, faculty and staff
Contact: For show times and information please call (239) 590-7268
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Thursday, February 12
“Human Trafficking and Guatemala”
Human Slavery Symposium Series II, 2009-10
Presented by FGCU Division of Justice Studies and FGCU Continuing Education and Off-Campus Programs, in partnership with Lee County Sheriff’s Office
Time: 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Location: FGCU Sugden Welcome Center
Cost: Free
Contact: Continuing Education and Off-Campus Programs at (239) 590-1095
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Thursday, February 12
“Muslim Faith & Middle East Conflicts”
“Entertain Your Brain” series
Presented by FGCU Renaissance Academy
Time: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Punta Gorda Isles Civic Association, 2001 Shreve St, Punta Gorda
Cost: $20
Contact: FGCU Renaissance Academy at https://RegisterRA.fgcu.edu or (941) 505-7414
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Thursday, February 12
“Business Idea or Business Opportunity?”
Presented by FGCU Small Business Development Center
Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location: Indian River State College, 2229 NW 9th Ave, Okeechobee
Cost: Free
Contact: Online registration and seminar descriptions available at http://cli.fgcu.edu/sbdc
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Thursday, February 12
FGCU Women's Basketball vs. Kennesaw State (Promo)
Presented by FGCU Athletics
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Alico Arena
Contact: Mike Hill at (239) 590-7064 or mhill@fgcu.edu
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Thursday, February 12
“Wind Orchestra Concert” Featuring President Wilson Bradshaw
Presented by FGCU Bower School of Music
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Student Union ballroom
Cost: Free
Contact: Nancy Cobb-Lippens at (239) 590-7374 or ncobb@fgcu.edu
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Friday, February 13
“Finding Your Niche”
Presented by FGCU Small Business Development Center
Time: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: FGCU Main Campus - Lutgert Hall #2210, 10501 FGCU Blvd S, Fort Myers
Cost: $20
Contact: Online registration and seminar descriptions available at http://cli.fgcu.edu/sbdc
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Saturday, February 14
FGCU Women's Basketball vs. Mercer (Promo)
Presented by FGCU Athletics
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Alico Arena
Contact: Mike Hill at (239) 590-7064 or mhill@fgcu.edu
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Saturday, February 14
FGCU Men's Basketball vs. Mercer (Promo)
Presented by FGCU Athletics
Time: 3:15 p.m.
Location: Alico Arena
Contact: Mike Hill at (239) 590-7064 or mhill@fgcu.edu
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