TODAY (Oct 17)
The Toppel Career Center will be holding a workshop on careers in government and non-profit organizations as part of its Career Development Series. The workshop will take place in the Toppel Library at 6 p.m.

The Columbian Students Association will be hosting a presentation on the labor conflict with Dole Fresh Flowers and the country’s association with the war on drugs in LC 170 from 6 to 8 p.m.

The Frost Wind Ensemble will be performing the music of George Gershwin from 8 to 10 p.m. in the Maurice Gusman Concert Hall. Tickets are $10 for students and $25 general admission.

Wal-Mart Tour, a sweatshop worker speaking tour, will take place from noon to 2 p.m. in Flamingo Ballrooms C and D.

The Toppel Career Center will host the Non-profit and Government Career Fair from 6 to 8 p.m. in the UC lower lounge. Professional dress is required.

The CAC will be screening V for Vendetta at 8 and 10 p.m. in the Cosford Cinema. Free with ‘Cane Card.

Pulitzer prize-winning science writer Deborah Blum will talk about her latest book, Ghost Hunters: William James and the Search for Life after Death, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in Richter Library Room 343. RSVP by emailing

Join UM Wesley for free live music, coffee, tea and hot chocolate from 9 to 10 p.m. at the Wesley Coffeehouse across from Mahoney/Pearson.

October 17, 2006


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