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April 17: Recovery community
University of Delaware Student Wellness and Health Promotion will hold a recovery community interest meeting at noon, Thursday, April 17, at its offices at 231 S. College Ave.
April 17: 'Now Hear This UD'
Department of Communication will hold its second annual student public speaking contest on Thursday, April 17, at 5:30 p.m. in 140 Smith Hall.
April 17: Artist's Talk
University Museums will host an Artist's Talk by Robyn Phillips-Pendleton, associate professor in the University of Delaware's Visual Communications Program, at 6 p.m., Thursday, April 17.
April 17: SGA Student Forum
University of Delaware undergraduate students are invited to a Student Government Association-sponsored Student Forum to be held at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, April 17, in the Perkins Student Center West Lounge.
April 16, 18: Fighting hunger
Joining forces to aid underprivileged families in the First State, the University of Delaware's Department of Communication and the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity are accepting contributions for their biannual food drive this week.
April 18: Resapalooza
The UD Resident Student Association has announced that the annual Resapalooza festival will be held from 3:30-7:30 p.m., Friday, April 18, on the North Green.
April 19: AFROTC open house
The UD Air Force Reserve Officers' Training Corps Detachment 128 will host an open house on Saturday, April 19, at 314 Wyoming Road.
April 18, 19: MPCS presents iMusic 7
The Master Players Concert Series will present its iMusic7 season finale, "Decoding Music," at 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday, April 18-19, in Mitchell Hall.
April 21: BAMS lecture series
UD doctoral candidate Abdul-Malik Muhammad will speak on the topic "We Can Save Our Boys of Color: Promising Practices from the Field" from 12:30-1:45 p.m., Monday, April 21.
April 21: Lakota Sioux to speak
A delegation of Lakota Sioux will discuss opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline during a presentation at 7 p.m., Monday, April 21, in 100 Kirkbride Hall.
April 22: 'Enhancing Audit Committee Report'
The John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance and the Center for Audit Quality are co-sponsoring a program, "Enhancing the Audit Committee Report: A Call to Action," Tuesday, April 22, at 9:30 a.m. in Gore Recital Hall.
April 22: Food drive
The Fashion Merchandising Club at the University of Delaware has announced that it will hold a food drive on Tuesday, April 22.
April 22: Clark Memorial Lecture
Rudolf Jaenisch of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology will deliver the Arnold M. Clark Memorial Lecture in Molecular Genetics at 5 p.m., Tuesday, April 22, in the Wolf Hall auditorium.
April 22: J. Cole to perform
Hip-hop recording artist J. Cole will perform at 8 p.m., Tuesday, April 22, at the University of Delaware's Bob Carpenter Center.
April 22: Science, religion topic
Lawrence Principe, a UD alumnus and professor at Johns Hopkins University, will discuss "The Stubborn Myth of the 'Warfare' Between Science and Religion" during a presentation at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 22
April 23: Faculty Reading, Lecture Series
Julian Yates will be featured in the University of Delaware Department of English Faculty Reading and Lecture Series presentation at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, in 318 Gore Hall.
April 23: PRSSA 'Perfect Pitch' concert
The UD chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America will host a fundraising concert titled "The Perfect Pitch" on Wednesday evening, April 23, in the Bacchus Theatre of the Perkins Student Center.
April 24: Ron Wenger Memorial Lecture
The Lori's Hands registered student organization will host the Ron Wenger Memorial Lecture at 6 p.m., Thursday, April 24, at the Health Sciences Complex on the University of Delaware's STAR Campus.
April 24: Andrew W.K. to perform
WVUD will sponsor a concert by Andrew W.K. at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 24, in the Bacchus Theatre of the Perkins Student Center.
April 26: Ag Day
Ag Day, an annual tradition of UD's College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, will be held on Saturday, April 26.
April 25-26: UDBG plant sale
The 22nd annual University of Delaware Botanic Gardens Benefit Plant Sale will be held on Friday and Saturday, April 25-26, on the South Campus in Newark.
April 26: HENStock yard sale
HENStock, a sustainable yard sale sponsored by University of Delaware Residence Life and Housing in which area residents can purchase items donated for credit, will be held from 1-5 p.m., Saturday, April 26, on the North Green.
April 26-27: Relay for Life
Relay for Life at the University of Delaware has announced that the 2014 event will be held April 26-27 at Newark High School.
April 29: Gore Lecture
The annual W.L. Gore Lecture Series in Management Science will hold a program on Tuesday, April 29, at Clayton Hall on UD's Laird campus.
April 29: Inaugural lecture
Ajay Prasad, who has been named College of Engineering Alumni Distinguished Professor, will deliver his inaugural lecture at 4 p.m., Tuesday, April 29.
Through April 30: 'Amiri Baraka' exhibition
The University of Delaware Library has announced the exhibition "Amiri Baraka, 1934-2014," which is on view through Wednesday, April 30, in the Information Room on the first floor of the Morris Library.
May 3: Creek Fest
The annual White Clay Creek Fest will be held from noon-4 p.m., Saturday, May 3, at the Carpenter Recreation Area of White Clay Creek State Park off Route 896 north of Newark.
Through May 6: Expert insights
Talks on "Contemporary Issues in Public Administration" will be offered at UD this spring.
May 7: Tyler Lecture
Business journalist Ron Insana will deliver a Chaplin Tyler Executive Leadership Series lecture on Wednesday, May 7.
May 10: DIP Project Showcase
The Design Innovation and Positivity Club will host the first University of Delaware Project Showcase on May 10, and is seeking student creations.
Through May 13: Coffeehouse Comedy Series
SCPAB will present the Coffeehouse Comedy Series to be held every Tuesday evening, from Feb. 11 to May 13.
Feb. 19-May 14: Jewish Studies series
A Jewish Studies Program course will offer a spring semester lecture series from 12:20-1:10 p.m. on Wednesdays in Purnell Hall.
May 14: UDLA Faculty Lecture
The University of Delaware Library Associates has announced the 2014 Annual Faculty Lecture, titled "A Quarter Century of Thinking About Women: Personal and Intellectual Reflections," to be given by Margaret Andersen on May 14.
Feb. 14-May 17: SCPAB spring film series
SCPAB will present a film series during the spring semester, opening Feb. 14 and running through May 17.
Through June 8: '1864: Year of Destiny'
The University of Delaware Library has announced that the exhibition "1864: Year of Destiny" is on view through Sunday, June 8, in the Special Collections Lincoln Exhibit Case.
Through June 13: Burroughs exhibition
The University of Delaware Library has announced the new exhibition "Nothing Is True, Everything Is Permitted: William S. Burroughs at 100."
Through June 28: 'Strategy and Structure'
Works by UD art professor Robert Straight will be featured in the exhibition "Strategy and Structure: The Work of Robert Straight" on view through June 28 in the Old College West Gallery.
Feb. 12-June 28: 'FreshPAINT'
A new exhibition titled "FreshPAINT: African American Art at UD" will be on view Feb.12-June 28 at the University of Delaware's Mechanical Hall Gallery.
Through June 28: 'Faces of the Collection'
"Faces of the Collection," featuring portraits, sketches and sculptures that focus on faces, will be on view through June 28 in the University of Delaware's Old College Gallery.
Through July 11: 'Civil Rights Act'
The University of Delaware Library will mark the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act with an exhibition featuring books, manuscripts, videos, photographs and other materials.
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