The American Association of University Professors (AAUP) will host its monthly meeting at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 13 at the University Club House, 516 E. Patterson. Contact Marc Becker at or call 660.785.6036 for more information.

Classics Club will be hosting the Homer-a-thon Nov. 14 and 15 from 10:30-4:30 p.m. on the Quad. Read a paragraph of Homer’s “Iliad” and receive a free brownie.

The Physics Colloquium continues at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 14 in Magruder Hall 1000. Ralf Wessel from Washington University in St. Louis will present “Circuits of Vision: Dynamics of Seeing.” A further installment of the colloquium will take place from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Nov. 28 in Magruder Hall 1000. This presentation will feature speaker Sriram Sundararajan, of Iowa State University, and will focus on the investigation of interfacial phenomena at the micro/nanoscale to enhance the engineering of surfaces.

Join the Association of Black Collegians at Kokology from 7-9 p.m. Nov. 14 in the Student Union Building Alumni Room. This event will feature a series of fun activities that act to explore and discover a person’s innermost desires.

SAB will host Comic Book/Sci-fi/Fantasy Trivia at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14 in the Student Union Building Georgian Room B. Free food will be provided, as well as prizes for the first place team.

French students will perform the medieval comedy “La Farce de Maître Pathelin” at 8 p.m. Nov. 14-15 in the Student Union Building Activities Room. English “sidetitles” will be provided. For more information, contact Patrick Lobert at

Wind Symphony II will perform a concert
at 8 p.m. Nov. 14 in the Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall.

The Global Issues Colloquium continues at 7 p.m. Nov. 15 in Magruder Hall 2001 with “All That We Share: The Rediscovery of the Commons as a New Tool for Creating a Greener, More Equitable and Happier World” by Jay Walljasper.  

Beta Theta Pi will host its annual charity pageant Beta Rose from 7-9 p.m. Nov. 15 in Baldwin Auditorium. All proceeds will go towards the Adair County Food Bank. For more information, email Jacob Ohlhausen at

Final submissions of prose, poetry and artwork are due to Windfall
by Nov. 15. Windfall is Truman’s only student-run campus literary magazine. For more information, visit

The Quincy Symphony Chorus will perform at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17 at Salem Church in Quincy, Ill. Admission is free with a Truman ID.

Informational meetings for Europe in Transition 2013 will take place Nov. 26, 27 and 28 at 4:30 p.m. in Violette Hall 1400. For more information, visit

The Sigma Alpha Iota Chamber Musicale will take place at 6 p.m. Nov. 26 in the Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall.

SAB will host an open mic night from 7-9 p.m. Nov. 27 in the Student Union Building Down Under. Acts are limited to 10 minutes and are open to any talent. Sign up outside the SAB Office or on the SAB Facebook page.

A Jazz Combo Concert sponsored by the Music Department will take place at 7 p.m. Nov. 28 in the Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall.

Freshmen members of the Theatre program will perform “An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein” at 8 p.m. Nov. 27 in the James G. Severns Theatre located in the Ophelia Parrish Building. This is a one-night-only event and is not considered suitable for children. Email for more information.

The University Orchestra concert will take place at 8 p.m. on Dec. 1 In Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall.

A schedule of this week’s Truman Athletics events can be found here.

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