Class of 2007
FGCU Children’s Theatre production of Roald Dahl’s classic tale. TheatreLab, Arts Complex, FGCU campus. Runs through 6/16. $7 adults, free for children younger than 12.
5-7 p.m., Opening reception, Main Gallery, Arts Complex, FGCU campus. Runs through 5/4, with additional artwork on display in ArtLab.
3 p.m., Lamb of God Church, 19691 Cypress View Drive, Fort Myers.
7:30 p.m., Concert featuring pianists Naomi Niskala and Michael Baron, U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU campus. $7
3 p.m., U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU campus.
• 5-7 p.m., Opening reception, “Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition,” Main Gallery, Arts Complex, FGCU campus. Runs through 4/11.
• 7 p.m., FGCU chamber ensembles concert, U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU campus.
• 8 p.m., Opening night, “Constellation III: Dog Wish,” TheatreLab, Arts Complex, FGCU campus. An original ensemble performance exploring human-dog relationships, created in collaboration with the Humane Society of the United States. Runs Wednesday-Sunday through 4/14. $7
Celebrate the start of summer by mixing and mingling with fellow alumni, colleagues and friends. Be sure to bring a business card for a chance to win an Eagle souvenir. 6 p.m., Seasons 52, 8930 Tamiami Trail N., Naples.
Are you ready for some baseball? This is the game you do not want to miss as FGCU takes on the University of Florida. Join the FGCU Alumni Association and Eagle fans for an exclusive tailgate featuring music, a dinner buffet and drinks. 5 p.m., Hammond Stadium, 4100 Six Mile Cypress Parkway, Fort Myers.
Cassady Curtin (Marketing), has been named to WCI Communities’ sales staff at Hampton Park at Gateway. She is also a licensed real estate professional in New York and Florida and served as a real estate agent in Manhattan, assisting with luxury apartment sales and rentals.
Danilo Baylen (Master’s, Elementary Education), was awarded tenure and promoted to the rank of full-time professor (Instructional Technology) in the Department of Educational Innovation, College of Education at the University of West Georgia in Carrollton, Ga.
Kristi Lester (Communication), was appointed to the Board of Directors at Collier Child Care Resources, Inc. She is employed by the Collier County Sheriff’s Office as a public information officer apprentice.
Zachary Katkin (Liberal Studies), published his newest book, “Business Web Design Guide: Everything a Business Owner Must Know to Navigate the World of Web Design.” It covers everything you need to know to develop a website as a business owner or entrepreneur. It is the first installment of a two-part series covering web development and internet marketing.
Jesse Dylan Strouse, (Communication), died April 2 at Cape Coral Hospital of complications from the flu. He is survived by his parents, Robert and LuAnne Strouse, and his girlfriend, Carol Poist. Strouse was a founding member of Kappa Alpha Order and was involved with Student Government. He loved music, cars and animals.
Get your cheer on and root our home team to victory. 7:30 p.m., Alico Arena.
Join us in the hospitality suite for an assortment of desserts. Appearances by FGCU President Wilson G. Bradshaw, former men’s and women’s basketball players and Azul the mascot. 6:30 p.m., Hospitality Suite, Alico Arena.
Wear your colors and help us fill Alico Arena for this much-anticipated game. 5:15 p.m., Alico Arena.
Enjoy food provided by local restaurants, activities for the whole family, and Eagle giveaways. 3 p.m., outside of Alico Arena.
Return to the court to cheer on your favorite former FGCU basketball players and cheerleaders as they reunite for an exhibition game against current students. 2 p.m., Alico Arena.