Normandale News Feb. 8-12, 2016

By Information collected from submissions, and through postings on Normandale's website

WEEK OF FEBRUARY 8, 2016
THIS WEEK'S EVENTS
Normandale Art Department presents
Artist Talk with Aaron Dysart
Monday, Feb. 8, 1-2:30pm, Fine Arts Gallery
Dysart is a Minnesota native who has exhibited nationally and has work in multiple collections. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments served. 
Art Exhibit: Preserve by Aaron Dysart
On display through February 13, Fine Arts Gallery
Media is wood, auto body filler and auto primer. For more information, click on the link below:
WWW.NORMANDALE.EDU/FINE-ARTS-GALLERY
Normandale Transfer Fair
Monday, Feb. 8, 1:30-4:30pm, P 0806, 0808 - Partnership Center
More than 30 institutions will be on campus to speak with students about transfer opportunities. Be sure to sign in at the door for your chance to win a variety of giveaways! The event is free and open to the public.

For more information, email kimberly.klein@normandale.edu.
WWW.NORMANDALE.EDU/EVENTS
Slice of Life Event: Author William C. Moyers to Speak about Addiction and Recovery
Wednesday, Feb. 10, 7-9pm, Lorenz Auditorium
Using personal experiences to highlight the power of addiction and the power of recovery, Moyers sheds light on a public health crisis that affects millions like him, touching on a number of current topics. Moyers is a best-selling author and the Vice President of Public Affairs and Community Relations for the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation. The event is free and open to the public.

For more information, email mary.doherty@normandale.edu.
WWW.NORMANDALE.EDU/EVENTS
Employee Wellness Event: Know Your Number
Wednesday, Feb. 10, 12 noon-2pm, A 2564 - Activities Bldg.
FOR STAFF ONLY. Participants will get an in-depth look at the risk factors for heart disease and will learn how to impact the risks that can be controlled. Presenter is Holly Glaubitz, StayWell representative. 

For more information, email mai.lucio@normandale.edu.
NEXT WEEK'S EVENTS
BLACK HISTORY MONTH EVENT
The Changing Demographics of Minnesota
Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2-3:30pm, P 0808 - Partnership Center Bldg.
Presented by Andy Egbert, Minnesota State Demographic Center. There will be a 60-minute presentation followed by a 30-minute discussion on how to apply the information.

Co-sponsored by the President's Diversity Council and Normandale Black Student Alliance.
WWW.NORMANDALE.EDU/EVENTS
Anthropology Film Festival 2016
Featuring the films: SUN COME UP  *  FIRE AND ICE  *  TRASHED WITH JEREMY IRONS 
Thursday, Feb. 18, 3-7:30pm in C 1095 - College Services Bldg.
Award-winning films and discussion focused on culture and climate change. Refreshments served. For more information, click on the link below:
WWW.NORMANDALE.EDU/EVENTS
Normandale Art Department presents
South Suburban High School Conference Art Show
February 19-March 17, Fine Arts Gallery
The exhibit includes works by students from the following high schools: Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan, Eastview, Lakeville North, Lakeville South, Prior Lake, Rosemount, Shakopee, and School of Environmental Studies. A gallery reception and awards ceremony will take place at Normandale Tuesday, March 8, from 6-8pm. For more information, click on the link below:
WWW.NORMANDALE.EDU/FINE-ARTS-GALLERY
ONGOING MEETINGS
Campus Wellness
Weekly Group Fitness Classes
  • Mondays: Basic Strength, 2:15-2:45pm, A 1560
                      Intermediate Vinyasa Flow Yoga, 3-4pm, A 1560
  • Wednesdays: Restorative Yoga, 2-3pm, A 1560
  • Thursdays: Beginner Vinyasa Yoga, 1-2pm, A 1560
  • Fridays: Boot Camp, 12 noon-12:45pm, A 1560
Intra/Extramural Sports
  • Ice Hockey: Tues. & Thurs., 1-2:30pm, Bloomington Ice Garden
  • Soccer: Mon. & Thurs., 4:30-6pm, Gym
  • Basketball: Wed., 3-6pm, Gym, begins 2/17/16
Open Gym
  • Volleyball: Tues., 3-6pm, Gym
  • Badminton: Tues., 3-6pm & Thurs., 2:30-4:40, Gym
Sign up at the Activities Desk or email aimee.broman@normandale.edu.
IMPORTANT DATES & DEADLINES
Mark Your Calendar!
  • February 15: Holiday: President's Day, no classes
  • March 1: Graduation application priority deadline
  • March 1: Success Day
  • March 7-12: Spring Break
WWW.NORMANDALE.EDU/ACADEMIC-CALENDAR