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New Mexico State University events Oct. 2-8

NMSU MUSIC DEPARTMENT PRESENTS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PERFORMANCE


The Department of Music at New Mexico State University will present a performance by the Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra- Classics One at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 2 and 3 p.m. Oct. 3 at Atkinson Recital Hall. The performance will feature Lonnie Klein, NMSU music professor and music director/conductor, and Judith Ingolfsson, an Icelandic-American, gold medal-winning violinist.

For more information, call the Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra box office at 575-646-3709.

WORKSHOP ATTENDEES TO LEARN THE ART OF BOW GUARD-MAKING

The University Museum at New Mexico State University will host a workshop on bow guard-making from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 2. The workshop is related to the "Southwest

Native American Silver and Turquoise Jewelry" exhibit at the University Museum.

The University Museum is located in Kent Hall at University Avenue and Solano Drive on the NMSU campus. Weather-permitting, the workshop will be held in the museum courtyard. For more information, call 575-646-5161.

UNIVERSITY MUSEUM TO PRESENT HERITAGE TALK

The University Museum at New Mexico State University will present "The Dynamics of Common Unity between African and Native American: Evidence from African-Native American Narratives" at 6 p.m. Oct. 7. The lecture is related to "IndiVisible: African-Native American Lives in the Americas," a traveling exhibit from the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibit Service, on display at the University Museum from Aug. 17-Nov. 19.

Robert Keith Collins, assistant professor of American Indian Studies at San Francisco State University, will be the guest lecturer. Collins was a member of the curatorial team that developed the exhibit "IndiVisible: African-Native American Lives in the Americas."

The University Museum is located in Kent Hall at University Avenue and Solano Drive on the NMSU campus. For more information, call 575-646-5161.

ASTC AT NMSU THEATRE ARTS PRESENTS CLASSIC SHAKESPEAREAN COMEDY

The American Southwest Theatre Company at New Mexico State University Theatre Arts will present Shakespeare's classic slapstick farce, "Comedy of Errors," Sept. 24 through Oct. 10 at Hershel Zohn Theatre.

This season, due to overwhelming audience request, all evening performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sunday matinees remain at 2 p.m.

Tickets to "Comedy of Errors" are available at the Hershel Zohn Theatre box office from 12-4 p.m. or by calling 575-646-4515.

NMSU COMMUNITY TO CELEBRATE 'PINK WEEK'

New Mexico State University will celebrate "Pink Week," which has been rated the No. 1 event in the world for two consecutive years, from Oct. 3-9. This year's events include a pink-themed game against Arizona on Oct. 3, a free presentation from cancer survivor Debbie Horwitz on Oct. 4 and a dinner, fashion show and silent auction at Taos Restaurant on Oct. 5.

On Oct. 7, ROTC will run a game football from University of New Mexico in Albuquerque to NMSU. The hand-off of the game ball will take place at 9:30 a.m. at the mile marker 114 rest area on Interstate 25. The finale pink football game will take place at 6 p.m. Oct. 9 as the NMSU Aggies face the UNM Lobos.

For more information, visit http://www.pinkaggie.com/schedule.htm, or call 575-646-3121.