THE 'AMBROSE BRIEF'

This edition includes events occurring during the month of January.

THE 'AMBROSE BRIEF'

This edition includes events occurring during the month of January.

Monday, Jan. 5 – Friday, Jan. 9

8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Professional Development: Leadership Through People Skills (St. Ambrose University)

An intensive, five-day learning experience that transforms managers into leaders by creating the skills necessary to meet today’s business challenges and turn vision into reality. This course is offered as a non- or for-credit course.

$1295

SAU Downtown Education Center, 331 W. 3rd Street, Davenport

For more information call 563-333-5720, email pd@sau.edu, or go to sau.edu/pd.

Monday, Jan. 12 – Friday, Feb. 20

9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday-Friday

Art Exhibit: ‘Recent Works’ by Patrick Earl Hammie (at St. Ambrose University)

Hammie’s works focus specifically on constructions of gender and race, putting pressure on these categories as a means of expanding understanding of identity. The event is part of St. Ambrose’s yearlong series, “Exploring Gender.”

Free and open to public

The gallery is located in the Galvin Fine Arts Center on Gaines Street, between Locust and Lombard

For more information, contact the Catich Gallery, 563-333-6444 or catich@sau.edu

Saturday, Jan. 17

6 p.m. - Doors open

7 p.m. - Play begins

Trivia Night (St. Ambrose University)

Ten rounds of questions on various subjects, 6-8 players per team. Bring your own snacks; drinks are available for purchase (no outside drinks allowed). Childcare is available (with donation) for children of all ages at the St. Ambrose Children's Campus, 1301 W. Lombard, Davenport. Reservations are required for both trivia night play and childcare. Proceeds support student scholarships.

$64 per table if registered online before 5 p.m. Jan. 15

$80 per table at the door (mulligans available)

Rogalski Center located at the corner of Ripley and Lombard Streets, one block west of Harrison

For more information, contact the Advancement and Alumni Relations office at 563/333-6290 or alumni@sau.edu, or go to www.sau.edu

Tuesday, Jan. 20

3:05 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

‘March to Remember’ (St. Ambrose University)

Join the St. Ambrose community in a silent march to commemorate the Civil Rights Movement. The walk will stop at key points to acknowledge and reflect on the significance of each location to the Civil Rights movement in Davenport. Hot chocolate and conversation will follow in the Ambrose Hall BeeHive Lounge.

Free and open to the public

Starting Location: Christ the King Chapel on the SAU campus

For more information, contact Ramona Amos at 563-333-6023 or amosramonal@sau.edu

Thursday, Jan. 22

‘Recent Works,’ Patrick Earl Hammie (at St. Ambrose University)

Artist Lecture: 4-4:45 p.m., Galvin 141

Reception: 5-7 p.m., Catich Gallery

Hammie has exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the United States and his work can be found in several public collections including the Kohler Company, the Kinsey Institute at Indiana University, and the William Benton Museum of Art. The event is part of St. Ambrose’s yearlong series, “Exploring Gender.”

Free and open to the public

The gallery is located in the Galvin Fine Arts Center on Gaines Street, between Locust and Lombard

For more information, call 563-333-6444 or go to sau.edu/catich.

Wednesday, Jan. 28

7 p.m.

Lecture: ‘Gender and Leadership at Work’ (at St. Ambrose University)

The event is part of St. Ambrose’s yearlong series, “Exploring Gender.”

Free and open to the public

Rogalski Center, located at the corner of Ripley and Lombard Streets, one block west of Harrison

For more information, contact Allison Ambrose at 563/333-6155 or ambroseallisons@sau.edu

Thursday, Jan. 29

5-7 p.m.

Opening Reception: Rozz-Tox Poster Archives (St. Ambrose University)

Morrissey Gallery opening reception for Rozz-Tox Poster Archives. Beverages and hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Free and open to public

The gallery is located inside the main entrance of the Galvin Fine Arts Center on Gaines Street, between Locust and Lombard

For more information, call 563-333-6444 or go to sau.edu/morrissey.

Thursday, Jan. 29

7 p.m.

Performance: Odd?Rod Spoken Word Poet (at St. Ambrose University)

Overcoming the adversities of a very difficult childhood, Odd?Rod inspires others through his spoken-word show.

Free and open to the public

BeeHive, Lower Level of Ambrose Hall

For more information, contact Ramona Amos at 563-333-6023 or amosramonal@sau.edu