Monthly Events Calendar

Friday-Sunday (August 19-21): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a summer canyoneering trip including hiking and rappelling, Utah desert slot canyons, $75 WSU/$95 non-WSU, weber.edu/outdoor/summer-canyoneering.html or outdoorprogram@weber.edu.
 

Friday (August 19): WSU’s Small Business Development Center hosts “Everything DiSC Workplace Training,” (dominance, influence, steadiness, conscientiousness) WSU Downtown (2314 Washington Blvd., Ogden) free/$50/$100, weber.edu/sbdc/classes.html or 801-626-7232.

Thursday (August 20): WSU’s Student Recruitment hosts orientation for new students, 7:50 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Building, margaritavara@weber.edu or 601-626-7603.

Wednesday (August 24): WSU hosts the Tracy Hall Science Center grand opening and ribbon cutting, 2 p.m., includes tours, experiments and demonstrations, Tracy Hall Science Center, 801-626-6468 or beverlyrudd@weber.edu.

Thursday-Friday (August 25-26): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Experience Weber orientation for new students, an overnight adventure at Pineview Reservoir, camping equipment provided as needed, $35, register at weber.edu/experienceweber or contact danielturner1@weber.edu.

Friday (August 26): WSU’s Student Recruitment hosts orientation for new students, 7:50 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom B, margaritavara@weber.edu or 601-626-7603.

Friday (August 26): WSU’s Wildcat Toastmasters Club, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lampros Hall Room 218D, learn new speaking and leadership skills, free, contact wildcattoastmasters@weber.edu or facebook.com/wildcattoastmastersclub/.

Friday (August 26): WSU soccer vs. Grand Canyon, 3:30 p.m., WSU soccer field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Friday (August 26): The WSUSA hosts “Late Night at Weber!” DJ, activities, food and prizes, 8-11:30 p.m., Lower Quad, free, incoming freshmen and transfer students welcome, daniellemckean@weber.edu or 801-626-8036.

Monday (August 29): First day of fall semester and first-block classes.

Monday-Thursday (August 29-Sept. 1): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts the American Red Cross blood drive, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom A, 801-626-7737 or wsu.specialevents@gmail.com.

Tuesday (August 30): WSU Davis hosts the Non-Traditional Student Center Welcome, 4-6 p.m., WSU Davis Building 2 front entrance (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), noelwilkinson@weber.edu or 801-626-7501.

Tuesday (August 30): WSU’s Pacific Islander Student Area Council will perform cultural dances as part of Sessions on the Ledge, 11:30 a.m.-noon, Shepherd Union Atrium, free, 801-626-7586 or etafiti@weber.edu.

Wednesday (August 31): WSU’s School of Business & Economics hosts a Master of Accounting and Master of Taxation new-student orientation, 5-6:30 p.m., WSU Davis Building 2 Room 110, 801-626-6072 or pglover@weber.edu.

September 2016

 

Thursday-Saturday (Sept. 1-3): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts its annual costume studio sale, Sept. 1 and 2 12:30-6:30 p.m., Sept. 3 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, 801-626-6331 or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Friday (Sept. 2): WSU hosts the 11th annual Wildcat Block Party “It’s a Jungle Out There,” to introduce students to campus, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., WSU Ogden, booths, activities, food, more information at weber.edu/blockparty.

Friday (Sept. 2): WSU’s Council for Exceptional Children hosts an opening social and information session, The CEC is an organization dedicated to improving the educational success of individuals with disabilities and/or talents, noon, McKay Education Building Room 015, free, refreshments available, 801-626-7853 or shirleydawson@weber.edu.

Friday (Sept. 2): WSU soccer vs. New Mexico, 3:30 p.m., WSU soccer field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Friday (Sept. 2): WSU’s Student Association hosts the Foam Bash dance, 6-11 p.m., University Village, students welcome, 801-626-7334 or taraperis@weber.edu.

Tuesday (Sept. 6): WSU Board of Trustees meeting, 9:30-11 a.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Room 201 (2750 University Park Blvd, Layton), 801-626-6001.

Tuesday (Sept. 6): WSU’s Women’s Center hosts an open house to share information about upcoming events and involvement, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 322, refreshments, art projects and games, free, 801-626-6090 or womenscenter@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 7): WSU’s Small Business Development Center hosts “1 Million Cups,” an opportunity for entrepreneurs to present their business ideas to business owners and receive feedback, 8:30-10 a.m., Weber State University Downtown (2314 Washington Blvd, Ogden), free, 801-626-7232 or 1millioncups.com/ogden.

Wednesday (Sept. 7): WSU Career Services hosts a student job fair, 10 a.m-2 p.m., Shepherd Union Atrium, free, 801-626-6393 or weber.edu/careerservices/.

Wednesdays (Sept. 7-28): WSU’s Division of Continuing Education hosts “Intro to Microsoft Office, 6-8 p.m., WSU Community Education Center (2955 Harrison Blvd., Ogden), de instrucciones Español, $45, register at weber.edu/communityed or 801-626-6600.

Wednesday (Sept. 7): WSU’s student association hosts Waldo’s Corner Pocket grand opening, new snack bar located near Wildcat Lanes, 7-9 p.m., free bowling, billiards and trivia, Shepherd Union, 801-626-6349 or taraperis@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 8): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Scott Bennion, Chief Financial Officer of Recurly, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307 or weber.edu/sbe

Friday-Sunday (Sept. 9-11): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a weekend Wyoming Snake River raft trip for students, $95, pre-trip meeting attendance required, information at weber.edu/outdoor/.

Friday (Sept. 9): WSU’s Wildcat Toastmasters Club, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lampros Hall Room 218D, learn new speaking and leadership skills, free, contact wildcattoastmasters@weber.edu or facebook.com/wildcattoastmastersclub/.

Friday (Sept. 9): WSU soccer vs. New Mexico State, 3:30 p.m., WSU soccer field, free, public welcome, weberstatesports.com.

Saturday (Sept. 10): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts “FIRST Tech Challenge Kick-Off Utah!,” the challenge course reveal for the 2016-17 season, 9:30 a.m.-noon, Weber State University Davis Building 3 Ballrooms (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, 801-626-7552 or danadellinger@weber.edu.

Saturday (Sept. 10): WSU’s Division of Continuing Education hosts “Contemporary Landscape Painting By The Pond,” 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Ada Lindquist Plaza, $70, register at weber.edu/communityed or 801-626-6600.

Saturday (Sept. 10): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the Bonneville Chamber Music Festival, “An Evening of Chamber Music Classics,” 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, $4-$6, weberstatetickets.com or cdennistion@weber.edu.

Sunday (Sept. 11): WSU soccer vs. Air Force, noon, WSU soccer field, free, public welcome, weberstatesports.com.

Tuesday (Sept. 13): WSU’s Hall Global Entrepreneurship Center presents the Young Subaru Entrepreneurship Lecture Series, Alan Hall, Tempus Global Data CEO, 6 p.m., Wattis Business Building Room 203, free, 801-626-7307 or mboles@weber.edu.

Wednesdays (Sept. 14-Oct. 19): WSU’s Division of Continuing Education hosts “Novel Writing and Publishing,” 6:30-8:30 p.m., Elizabeth Hall Room 229, $109, register at weber.edu/communityed.

Wednesday (Sept. 14): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts the Fall Volunteer Fair, students can learn about opportunities with 30 different organizations, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Atrium, 801-626-7737 or katieswainston@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 14): WSU’s Student Association and the Greek Council host “Meet and Greek” to encourage student inclusivity, 11 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Ada Lindquist Plaza, 801-626-7334 or taraperis@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 14): WSU’s Walker Institute of Politics & Public Service hosts a Constitution Day address, “America’s Past and Continuing History of Voter Supression,” speaker Laughlin McDonald, ACLU Voting Rights Project director emeritus, 11:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, 801-626-6252 or cprice@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 14): Weber State University Davis Student Services hosts a test-taking workshop presented by Laurie Huntington, WSU testing specialist, 12:30-2 p.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Room 230 (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, 801-395-3517 or jenniferungren@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 14): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts “FED UP,” a film detailing the causes of childhood obesity, 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater (2415 Washington Blvd, Ogden), katieswainston@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.

Thursday (Sept. 15): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Susan Speirs, Utah Association of Certified Public Accountants chief executive officer, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307 or weber.edu/sbe.

Thursday (Sept. 15): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Making Your Voice Count in the Hispanic Community” as part of Hispanic Heritage Month, speaker Luis Lopez, Ogden City councilman, noon-1:30 p.m., Hurst Center Dumke Legacy Hall, free, RSVP required by Sept. 6 at Hispanic-heritage-luis-lopez.eventbrite.com, 801-626-6957 or teresamartinez1@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 15): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Ally as a Verb: Learn How to Be in Solidarity with the LGBT+ Community,” interactive workshop, 5:30-7 p.m., WSU Davis (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), 801-626-6957 or teresamartinez1@weber.edu.

Friday (Sept. 16): WSU hosts a Constitution Day concert, “Rock the Vote: The Privilege to Vote” featuring Bob Moses and The Brocks, 7 p.m., Ogden Amphitheater (343 E 25th Street, Ogden), free, 801-626-6252 or cprice@weber.edu.

Friday (Sept. 16): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the Biennial Faculty Exhibition: Department of Visual Art & Design opening reception, 7 p.m., Kimball Visual Arts Center, free, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (Sept. 17): WSU’s Outdoor Recreation Program hosts a hike to Lewis Peak as part of the Summer Summit Series, 7 a.m., free, advance registration required at weber.edu/outdoor/summit-series.html.

Saturday (Sept. 17): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Town Hall Conversation about Race,” round table discussions and exercises on race, 9-11 a.m., Union Station Grand Lobby (2501Wall Avenue, Ogden), free, RSVP at town-hall-conversation.eventbrite.com, 801-626-7243 or adrienneandrews@weber.edu.

Saturday (Sept. 17): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts a design charette open house, students from three majors who worked together to solve a design issue in 48 hours will present their work, 6 p.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Ballroom (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), 801-395-3723 or kristenarnold@weber.edu.

Saturday (Sept. 17): WSU football vs. Sacramento State, 6 p.m., Stewart Stadium, $32/$16/$14/$12/$10/free for students with Wildcard ID, weberstatetickets.com.

Monday (Sept. 19): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents a faculty recital with Daniel Jonas, associate professor of bands, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $7/$6, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Tuesday (Sept. 20): WSU Career Services hosts a graduate-school fair for students considering attending graduate school, 10 a.m-2 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, free, 801-626-7329 or weber.edu/careerservices.

Tuesday (Sept. 20): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents a marching band showcase, 2:30 p.m., Stewart Stadium, $7 per person, $35 per family, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Tuesdays (Sept. 20-Oct. 25): WSU’s Division of Continuing Education presents the class “Watercolor,”7-9 p.m., WSU Center for Continuing Education Room 209 (775 S. University Park Blvd., Clearfield), $95, register at weber.edu/communityed or 801-626-6600.

Wednesday (Sept. 21): WSU’s Student Association hosts a Weber State field day and barbeque, activities and games to help students get to know each other, 4-8 p.m., Wildcat Village, 801-626-7334 or taraperis@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 21): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities and the Utah Film Circuit present “A Place at the Table,” a film profiling the struggle some people experience as they try to get food, 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater (2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden) free, egyptiantheaterogden.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 22):  WSU hosts the 4th Annual Allen Holmes Diversity Symposium, “Preventing Sexual Assault: Leaving the Sidelines of Silence,” Ted Bunch, A Call To Men co-founder, 10:30 a.m. Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, 6:30 p.m. Shepherd Union Ballroom C, 801-626-6957 or teresamartinez1@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 22): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Melanie Frye, vice president of operations, Western Electricity Coordinating Council, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307 or weber.edu/sbe.

Thursday (Sept. 22): WSU’s Women’s Center hosts “Feminism 101: Generation F*,”a discussion on what defines feminism, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 305, free, 801-626-6090 or womenscenter@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 22): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents a reading of “The Mistress of Fort Neck Inn” by English professor Victoria Ramirez, 3-4 p.m.,  Elizabeth Hall Room 215, free, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Friday (Sept. 23): WSU’s Wildcat Toastmasters Club, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lampros Hall Room 218D, learn speaking and leadership skills, free, contact wildcattoastmasters@weber.edu or facebook.com/wildcattoastmastersclub/.

Friday (Sept. 23): WSU volleyball vs. Sacramento State, Swenson Gym, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500 or or weberstatetickets.com.

Saturdays (Sept. 24 & Oct. 1): WSU’s Division of Continuing Education hosts “Intro to Mountain Biking,” 9 a.m-1 p.m., Hurst Center Dumke Legacy Hall, $99, register at weber.edu/communityed or 801-626-6600.

Saturdays (Sept. 24-Oct. 29): WSU’s Division of Continuing Education hosts “Beginning Chinese,” 9-11 a.m., WSU Davis Building 2 Room 318 (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), register at weber.edu/communityed or 801-626-6600.

Saturday (Sept. 24): Weber State University Davis Student Services hosts a test-taking workshop presented by Laurie Huntington, WSU testing specialist, 10-11:30 a.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Room 230 (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, 801-395-3517 or jenniferungren@weber.edu.

Saturday (Sept. 24): WSU volleyball vs. Portland State, Swenson Gym, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500 or or weberstatetickets.com.

Sunday (Sept. 25): WSU soccer vs. North Dakota, noon, WSU soccer field, free, public welcome, weberstatesports.com.

Tuesday (Sept. 27): WSU’s Women’s Center hosts “Intersections of LGBTQ+ and Latinx Identities,” a discussion involving individuals who do not identify as Latino or Latina, will recognize victims of Pulse club in Orlando, 10:30-11:45 a.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, 801-626-6090 or womenscenter@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 28): WSU Career Services hosts “Career Café: Internships-The New Interview,” a panel discussion about the value of an internship, 11a.m.-1 p.m., Student Services Room 230, 801-626-6252 or cprice@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 28): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts Hurst Artist in Residence Cristina Garcia, Cuban-born American journalist and novelist, 1:30-2:45 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, 801-626-8044, hcrimmel@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 29): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Marianne Palacios, principal at Palacios Leadership Consulting, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307 or weber.edu/sbe.

Thursday (Sept. 29): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “The Value of Nonviolent Protests,” 9-10:15 a.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, free, 801-626-6957 or teresamartinez1@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 29): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Taboo Talks: Gender Roles and Expectations Today,” a conversation about gender roles and how they relate to western culture, WSU Davis (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), 801-626-6957 or teresamartinez1@weber.edu.

Friday (Sept. 30): WSU’s Division of Continuing Education hosts the course “Dutch Oven Cooking Made Easy,” 5-9 p.m., WSU Center for Continuing Education north patio (775 S. University Park Blvd., Clearfield), $49, register at weber.edu/communityed or 801-626-6600.

Friday (Sept. 30): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents the Hurst Artist in Residence Diana Grisanti, “The Patron Saint of Losing Sleep” reading and reception, 7 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, free, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Contact:

Allison Barlow Hess, director of Public Relations
801-626-7948 • ahess@weber.edu

Author:

Melissa Smith, adminstrative specialist for Public Relations
801-626-6348 • melissasmith9@weber.edu