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Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Ayyam-i-ha (Bahá'i Intercalary Days) (Multi-Day Event)
All Day

The Ayyam-i-ha, or “Days of Ha,” of the Bahá'i Faith are devoted to spiritual preparation for the Nineteen-Day Fast, celebrating, hospitality, charity, and gift giving. They are celebrated the four days (five in leap year) before the last month of the Bahá’i year.
Event Image Exhibition | "Keith Achepohl: If It Please You Lord"
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Achepohl is a nationally recognized artist and Professor Emeritus of Art from the University of Iowa who lives in Eugene. During the past four years, he has created a series of remarkable images inspired by ex-votos. Organized by Director John Olbrantz, the exhibition features 40 mixed media works on paper and includes a selection of 19th- and 20th-century ex-votos from the artist's collection.

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Event Image Exhibition | "Whiting Tennis: My Side of the Mountain" | Jan. 18 - March 23
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Whiting Tennis is a Seattle-based mixed media artist who merges interests in folk and Pop art with surrealism in his artworks, which include paintings, sculptures, prints, drawings, and collages. Often derived from doodles and automatic drawings, his art combines Western landscapes, lonely forms, and dilapidated buildings to create a distinctly American narrative. Organized by Collection Curator Jonathan Bucci, the exhibition will feature a range of work from the past 10 years.

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Classified Staff Luncheon
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

*WU Campus - Montag Center

Classified staff luncheons are coordinated each month by the Classified Council with a different staff area organizing each month's luncheon. This month's luncheon will be planned by Area 4 (Fine Arts departments, Hatfield Library, and WITS).
Rediscovering Malcolm: Lessons Learned from Researching Malcolm X at Oxford Union
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

*WU Campus - Ford Hall

Saladin M. Ambar is Assistant Professor in the department of Political Science where he teaches courses on the American presidency and governorship, race and American political development, and political parties and elections. He is a graduate of Rutgers University's PhD program in political science and a former fellow of the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia.
Event Image Art History Lecture
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

*WU Campus - Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Guest Lecturer, Dr. Douglass Merrell presents, "The Upward and the Downward Path, Art and the 'Isness' of Things"

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