Society and Culture

Today, April 26, 2017

All day

UW Dance Department 90th Anniversary Festival

Margaret H'Doubler Performance Space, Lathrop Hall

8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

BRIGHT SIGHTS--Six Ways of Seeing. Six artists!

McPherson Eye Research Institute and Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired

9th floor Vision Gallery, Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research

8:45 a.m.-9:45 p.m.

Words & Pictures: Artist’s Books by Diane Fine

on view at the Kohler Art Library

Kohler Art Library, Conrad A. Elvehjem Building

1-5:30 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

7 p.m.

Sea Gypsies: The Far Side of the World (2016)

The Marquee Cinema, Union South

7:30 p.m.

8-11 p.m.

Open Mic Night

Der Rathskeller, Memorial Union

Thursday, April 27, 2017


Social Relationships and the Production of Wellbeing: An ethnographic examination of women’s health in urban India

Claire Snell-Rood (Assistant Professor in Health and Social Behavior in the School of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley)

206 Ingraham Hall

3 p.m.

Spring 2017 Gender & Women’s Studies Colloquium Series

“Yvonne and Yvette McCarther: Race, Sex, Class, Conjoinment”

Auditorium, Pyle Center

4 p.m.

The J. Jobe and Marguerite Jacqmin Soffa lecture, Speaker: Dr. Vandana Shiva

"Women Lead the Way: From Violence to Non-Violence, from Greed to Sharing, From Hate to Love "

Alumni Lounge, Pyle Center

4 p.m.

CREECA Lecture Series

"Echoes of Empire: Literary Dissent in the Post-Soviet World"

206 Ingraham Hall

4:30-6 p.m.

Global Café

Multicultural Student Center Lounge, Red Gym (716 Langdon Street, 2nd floor)

5-6:30 p.m.

Cooking Seitan: Featuring Chefs from The Green Owl

Babcock Hall basement

5:30-7:30 p.m.


MFA Photography Exhibition by Erika Herrera

Lofts Gallery, Art Lofts

6-8 p.m.


A Master of Fine Arts Exhibition by Leah Jean Haefner

Lofts Gallery, Art Lofts

7 p.m.

Los Olvidados (1950)

The Marquee Cinema, Union South

7:30 p.m.

The Underpants

University Theatre

Mitchell, Vilas Hall

8 p.m.

Zakir Hussain and Rahul Sharma

Shannon Hall, Wisconsin Union Theater

9:30 p.m.

The Legend of Drunken Master (1994)

The Marquee Cinema, Union South

Friday, April 28, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

International Student Discussion Group

Multicultural Student Center Classroom, Red Gym (716 Langdon Street, 2nd floor), Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym)

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Forum Lecture

James T. Collins, "Documentation and revitalization of Indonesia’s minority languages: A tale of two projects"

206, Ingraham Hall

2:45-4 p.m.

3 p.m.

Campus Craft Brewery

Celebration of Red Arrow Pale Ale

Union South

3:30 p.m.

UW Dance Department Friday Forum

Janice Ross

Margaret H'Doubler Performance Space, Lathrop Hall

3:30 p.m.

"Descartes on Person and Things"

Colloquium Speaker: Associate Professor Deborah Brown

4207 Helen C. White Hall

5-8 p.m.

You Are Here

Finding LGBTQ Community - An Exhibit of the Madison LGBTQ Archives

Steenbock Library

5-8 p.m.

Open Mic Night

Allen Centennial Garden

5:30-7:30 p.m.

Cooking on a College Budget: Mushroom Risotto

The Crossing Basement.

6 p.m.

The Red Turtle (2016)

The Marquee Cinema, Union South