In the arts at TTU for the week beginning Nov. 16

Ms. Maha ElGenaidi and Dr. Awadh Binhazim will be speaking on November 17 at 6 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the Roaden University Center. ElGenaidi will speak on Muslim women. She is the founder and president of the Board of Directors of the Islamic Networks Group (ING). She has also served in various other positions, including advisor to California’s Commission on Police Officers Standards and Training (POST) for hate crimes and cultural diversity training. Dr. Binhazim is the founding president of Olive Tree Education of Nashville and will serve as a panelist and moderator. He is currently professor of pathology at Meharry Medical College and Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Students can show Eagle Cards for attendance tracking.

William E. Hubschmitt’s digital art exhibit will be showing until Friday, Nov. 21.

New Works in Metals, featuring the Metals Studio of the Appalachian Center for Craft, will be in Gallery One until December 1.

On Sunday, November 16, the Bryan Symphony Orchestra will be having a concert at 3p.m.

Clarinet Chamber Ensembles will be performed on Monday, November 17, at 7:30 p.m.

At 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 19, Trombones at Tech will perform a Trombone Choir Concert.

There will be a Jazz Ensemble Concert on Thursday, November 20 at 7:30 p.m.

A Symphony Band concert will be performed on Friday, November 21 at 7:30 p.m.

On Saturday, November 22 Michael Near will be performing his Senior Recital at 1 p.m.

A play entitled “Single Bell, Single Belle” and written by students in the TTU Learning Community of English 1010 and Theater 1030 will be performed on Thursday, November 20 at 8 p.m. A reception will be held at 6:30 in the Jere Whitson Building lobby. For reservations, go to Facebook and search for ‘Single Bell, Single Belle.’

The Appalachian Center for Craft is located six miles off Hwy. 56 (Interstate 40, Exit 273) near Smithville. Hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. The Joan Derryberry Art Gallery is located on the first floor of the University Center and is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Backdoor Playhouse is located in Jere Whitson Memorial Building. For more information, call 372-6595. Unless noted otherwise, all concerts are free and take place in the Bryan Fine Arts Building. The concert schedule is subject to change. For more information, call 372-3161.