Upcoming Events

Spring 2015

 

Monday-Saturday (March 16-21): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts hosts the Bonneville Chamber Music Festival, various times and locations, $7/$6/$4, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (March 17):  WSU’s Stewart Library hosts the “Weber Reads” book club discussing “Some Pig, Some Writer” 12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Hetzel-Hollein Room, free, open to public, reading materials provided, kmackay@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (March 17): WSU’s Teaching and Learning Forum hosts the Gifts Lecture Series, "Developing Interactive eTexts: A Little Technology Can Go A Long Way,” speaker Bob Fudge, Professor of Philosophy, 2 p.m., Stewart Library Special Collections, free, public welcome, tkuehls@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (March 17): WSU’s Department of History and Asian Studies host the 2015 WSU Film Festival featuring Ernst Lubitsch’s film Design for Living, the story of two poor Americans in Paris who fall in love with the same woman, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, glewis@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (March 17):  WSU’s Hall Global Entrepreneurship Program presents Gina Duffy, founder and CEO SheShreds clothing company, 6 p.m., Wattis Building.  Room 203, amyhirschi1@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (March 18):  WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts weekly Ogden Dawn Patrol cross-country skiing (continues until April 8), 4:30 a.m., WSU Outdoor Program, free, 801-626-6373 or outdoorprogram@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (March 19): WSU hosts the Faculty Awards Luncheon, 12:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, $16.99 per person, malissajones@weber.edu.
 
Friday (March 20): WSU women’s softball vs. North Dakota, 2 p.m., Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Friday (March 20): WSU women’s softball vs. North Dakota, 4 p.m., Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Saturday (March 21): WSU women’s softball vs. North Dakota, noon, Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Saturday (March 21): WSU Campus Recreation hosts the “Leprechaun Dash,” a 5K run and 1-mile kids’ dash, 9 a.m., Stewart Bell Tower Plaza, $10-$35, weber.edu/races or 801-626-8723.
 
Saturday (March 21):  WSU’s Small Business Development Center presents “Start Smart: Business Start-Up Seminar,” a two-hour single session workshop designed to help entrepreneurs understand the basics to start a business, 10 a.m., WSU Downtown Room 210 (2314 Washington Blvd., Ogden) free, register at clients.utahsbdc.org/events.aspx.
 
Monday (March 23): WSU’s Alumni Association and the Weber Historical Society present “Lost Apostles of Mormonism” with speaker Michael Marquardt, local historian, 7 p.m., Lindquist Alumni Center Garden Room, free, public welcome, eswedin@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (March 24): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the combined WSU Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $7/$6, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (March 25):  WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts weekly Ogden Dawn Patrol cross-country skiing (continues until April 8), 4:30 a.m., WSU Outdoor Program, free, 801-626-6373 or outdoorprogram@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (March 26): WSU’s Shaw Gallery Film Series presents “The Square” a documentary chronicling political activism in Egypt, 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater (2415 Washington Blvd, Ogden), free, public welcome, egyptiantheaterogden.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Friday-Monday (March 27-30): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the WSU String Festival, various times and locations, swang@weber.edu or astaweb.com.
 
Friday (March 27): WSU’s Toastmasters Club will meet 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lampros Hall Room 218D, free, public welcome, contact hparker@weber.edu or facebook.com/WSU.Goddard.Toastmasters.
 
Friday (March 27): WSU women’s softball vs. Portland State, 2 p.m., Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Friday (March 27): WSU women’s softball vs. Portland State, 4 p.m., Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Friday (March 27): WSU’s Teacher Education Department and the Utah Downs Syndrome Foundation host a social for WSU students and families of children with downs syndrome, 6 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom, free, open to public, shirleydawson@weber.edu.
 
Friday (March 27): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play Arcadia, two academics attempt to determine the cause of a duel from 200 years ago, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Saturday (March 28): WSU’s Men’s Tennis vs. University of Idaho, 10 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Saturday (March 28): WSU women’s softball vs. Portland State, noon, Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Saturday (March 28): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play Arcadia, two academics attempt to determine the cause of a duel from 200 years ago, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (March 31):  WSU’s Stewart Library hosts the “Weber Reads” book club discussing “If a Pig and a Spider Can Be Friends, Why Not the Rest of Us?” 12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Hetzel-Hollein Room, free, open to public, reading materials provided, kmackay@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (March 31): WSU’s Department of History and Asian Studies host the 2015 WSU Film Festival featuring Ernst Lubitsch’s film Ninotchka, the story of Russian sent to fetch three comrades in Paris, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, glewis@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (March 31): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play Arcadia, two academics attempt to determine the cause of a duel from 200 years ago, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, students free with Wildcat Card, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

March 31: National Undergraduate Literature Conference Pre-Conference Reading

Wednesday-Saturday (April 1-4): WSU hosts the 30th annual National Undergraduate Literature Conference featuring student and contemporary authors, various times and locations, continue.weber.edu/nulc or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (April 1): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring Shelly Costley, Weber State University associate professor, Dental Hygiene, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (April 1): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play Arcadia, two academics attempt to determine the cause of a duel from 200 years ago, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (April 2): WSU’s Goddard School of Business & Economics hosts the Ralph Nye Executive Lecture Series, speaker Jeff Flamm, Infinite Mind LLC founder and president, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, free, 801-626-7307 or gsbe@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (April 2): WSU’s Outdoor Program offers Kayak Roll Session, 6:30 p.m., WSU Swimming Pool, $20 kayak needed/$8 no kayak, 801-626-6373 or weber.edu/outdoor/.
 
Thursday (April 2): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play Arcadia, two academics attempt to determine the cause of a duel from 200 years ago, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Friday (April 3): WSU’s Toastmasters Club will meet 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lampros Hall Room 218D, free, public welcome, contact hparker@weber.edu or facebook.com/WSU.Goddard.Toastmasters.
 
Friday (April 3): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Ogden weekly climbing trip, 1:30-6 p.m., $10, 801-626-6373 or outdoorprogram@weber.edu.
 
Friday (April 3): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play Arcadia, two academics attempt to determine the cause of a duel from 200 years ago, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Saturday (April 4): The WSU Honor Program hosts “Out of Darkness,” a campus walk for suicide prevention, 10 a.m., Shepherd Union Atrium, register at http://tiny.cc/WSU-AFSP, corbinstandley@mail.weber.edu.
 
Saturday (April 4): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play Arcadia, two academics attempt to determine the cause of a duel from 200 years ago, 2 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Saturday (April 4): WSU’s LGBT Resource Center and the Wildcat Gay-Straight Alliance host the Black and White Ball, 7-11 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom A, bring a dry/canned food, hygiene, or clothing item for donation, students welcome, jaysonstokes@weber.edu 801-626-7271.
 
Saturday (April 4): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play Arcadia, two academics attempt to determine the cause of a duel from 200 years ago, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Monday (April 6): WSU’s Department of History hosts the Spring 2015 Lampros Lecture, “A Passionate Addiction to Lincoln, The Great Emancipator in 1930’s America” with speaker Nina Silber, Boston University history professor, 7 p.m., Hurst Center Dumke Legacy Hall, smatt@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (April 7): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the WSU String Chamber Ensembles, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Garrison Choral Room, $6/$7, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (April 8):  WSU’s American Democracy Project hosts The Civil Liberties Forum, 10:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, 801-626-7737, lmurray@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (April 8): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring Roger Cushing, visual artist and educator, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (April 8):  WSU’s Small Business Development Center presents “Start Smart: Business Start-Up Seminar,” a two-hour single session workshop designed to help entrepreneurs understand the basics to start a business, 6 p.m., WSU Downtown Room 214 (2314 Washington Blvd., Ogden) free, register at clients.utahsbdc.org/events.aspx.
 
Thursday (April 9): WSU’s ROTC hosts speaker Brian Thacker, WSU alumnus and Medal of Honor recipient for his actions in the Vietnam War, 9 a.m.-noon, Browning Center Garrison Choral Room, free, public welcome, rgindlesperger@weber.edu.
 
Friday (April 10): WSU’s LGBT Resource Center and the Equality Committee host a screening and discussion of “Letters to Anita,” a film covering the effects of an anti-gay campaign on a Florida family, 12:30 p.m., free, public welcome, lunch included for the first 200 people to RSVP to jaysonstokes@weber.edu or 801-626-7271.
 
Thursday-Sunday (April 9-11): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Intermountain Student Outdoor Leadership Seminar, keynote speaker Jeff Lowe, creator of the film Metanoia, various times and locations, $40, weber.edu/outdoor/isols.html or 801-626-6373.
 
Thursday-Sunday (April 9-11): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Young Subaru Ogden Climbing Festival, various times, and prices, weber.edu/ogdenclimbingfestival or 801-626-6373.
 
Thursday (April 9): WSU’s Goddard School of Business & Economics hosts the Ralph Nye Executive Lecture Series, speaker Terry Lee, BRG Sports executive chairman and CEO, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, free, 801-626-7307 or gsbe@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (April 9): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the WSU Wind & Percussion Chamber Ensembles, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Garrison Choral Room, $6/$7, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Friday (April 10): WSU Women’s Softball vs. Southern Utah, 2 and 4 p.m., Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Saturday (April 11): WSU’s Women’s Tennis vs. North Dakota, 10 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Saturday (April 11): WSU Women’s Softball vs. Southern Utah, noon, Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Saturday (April 11): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the WSU Symphony Orchestra Concerto Night, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $6/$7, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Sunday (April 12): WSU’s Women’s Tennis vs. Northern Colorado, 10 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Monday (April 13): The Weber Historical Society and Alumni Association present “The Magna Carta,” a lecture by WSU history professor Stephen Francis, 7 p.m., Alumni Center Garden Room, free, public welcome, eswedin@weber.edu.
 
Monday (April 13): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the WSU Percussion Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $6/$7, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (April 14): The LGBT Resource Center and the Center for Diversity and Unity host the LGBT book club, 2-3 p.m., “An Underground Life: Memoirs of a Gay Jew in Nazi Berlin” by Gad Beck, Student Services Center 154, jaysonstokes@weber.edu or 801-626-7271.
 
Wednesday (April 15): WSU’s American Democracy Project hosts “Powered by Pizza: Taxes,” 11 a.m., Shepherd Union Room 305, free, public welcome, bring a copy of the New York Times, lmurray@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Wednesday (April 15): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring Elaine Dalton, former Young Women’s general president, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (April 15): WSU’s Walker Institute of Politics & Public Service hosts the Haven J. Barlow Spring Civic Leadership Forum panel discussion, “Is Twitter the New Newspaper?” 12:30-2 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, free, lunch included, RSVP to cprice@weber.edu by April 10.
 
Thursday (April 16): WSU’s Goddard School of Business & Economics hosts the Ralph Nye Executive Lecture Series, speaker Jonathan Johnson, Overstock.com chairman of the board, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, free, 801-626-7307 or gsbe@weber.edu.
 
Friday (April 17): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Ogden weekly climbing trip, 1:30-6 p.m., $10, 801-626-6373 or outdoorprogram@weber.edu.
 
Sunday (April 19): WSU’s Men’s Tennis vs. Northern Colorado, 10 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Monday (April 20): WSUSA Convocations hosts Lisa Ling, journalist and writer, host of CNN’s “This is the Life with Lisa Ling,” noon, Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, taraperis@weber.edu or weber.edu/StudentInvolvement/convocations.html.
 
Monday (April 20): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the WSU String Project Concert featuring students grades 3-12, 6:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, free, public welcome, cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday-Saturday (April 21-25): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the WSU One-Act Play Festival, 7:30 p.m., 2 p.m. Saturday matinee, Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, public welcome, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (April 21): WSU Women’s Softball vs. Utah State, 2 and 4 p.m., Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Tuesday (April 21):  WSU’s Small Business Development Center presents “Start Smart: Business Start-Up Seminar,” a single-session workshop designed to help entrepreneurs understand the basics to start a business, 7 p.m., Weber County Library Pleasant Valley Branch (5568 S. Adams Ave., Ogden) free, register at clients.utahsbdc.org/events.aspx.
 
Tuesday (April 21): WSU’s Department of History and Asian Studies host the 2015 WSU Film Festival featuring Ernst Lubitsch’s film “The Shop Around the Corner,” it’s love at first fight between coworkers Alfred and Klara in this 1930’s-era film, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, glewis@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (April 22): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts the Community Engagement Symposium, keynote speaker Mike Vaughan, WSU Provost, “Economic Inequality: Perceptions and Reality,” 11:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, 801-626-7737 or carlajones@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (April 22): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring Bronco Mendenhall, head football coach for Brigham Young University, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Friday (April 24): WSU’s Toastmasters Club will meet 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lampros Hall Room 218D, free, public welcome, contact hparker@weber.edu or facebook.com/WSU.Goddard.Toastmasters.
 
Friday (April 24): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Ogden weekly climbing trip, 1:30-6 p.m., $10, 801-626-6373 or outdoorprogram@weber.edu.
 
Friday (April 24): WSU’s Department of Visual Art & Design hosts the Bachelor of Fine Arts thesis exhibition opening reception, 7 p.m., Kimball Visual Arts Center Shaw Gallery, free, public welcome, lydiagravis@weber.edu.
 
Monday (April 27) WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the WSU Guitar Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $7/$6, public welcome, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

April 27: Last day of Spring Semester Classes

April 28-30: Final Exams

May 1: Graduation/Commencement

May 11: Start of Summer Semester Classes

May 25: Memorial Day- Campus Closed


Summer 2015:


July 12: Lindquist Pops Concert and Fireworks

July 18: Corps Encore
 

Fall 2015:


Sept 19: WSU Football vs. Sacramento State, Homecoming game
 

For a complete list of events and activities at WSU, check out the Events & Calendars section on the WSU Today main page.

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