Monthly Events Calendar

Friday (March 24): WSU’s 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 (March 24): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “The Marriage of Figaro (Le Nozze di Figaro),” a tale of love in a palace of scheming and philandering, 7:30 p.m., performed in Italian with English subtitles, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (March 25): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “The Marriage of Figaro (Le Nozze di Figaro),” a tale of love in a palace of scheming and philandering, 2 p.m., performed in Italian with English subtitles, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (March 25): WSU’s International Student & Scholar Center hosts the International Student Banquet, 6-8 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, purchase tickets at weber.edu/internationalbanquet.html, daniellemckean@weber.edu.

Saturday (March 25): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “The Marriage of Figaro (Le Nozze di Figaro),” a tale of love in a palace of scheming and philandering, 7:30 p.m., performed in Italian with English subtitles, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Wednesday (March 29): WSU Career Services hosts a summer job fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Shepherd Union Atrium, students welcome, 801-626-6393 or careerservices@weber.edu.

Wednesday (March 29): WSU’s student association hosts “Weber’s Happening: Weber Escapes,” an escape room game, 6-9:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom A, free with Wildcard, 801-626-7334 or taraperis@weber.edu.

Wednesday (March 29): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents the Stringfest honors recital, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Garrison Choral Room, $7/$6, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Thursday (March 30): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the symphonic band concert, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $7/$6, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Wednesday-Saturday (March 29-April 1): WSU hosts the National Undergraduate Literature Conference, including poet Matthew Olzmann and cartoonist Lynda Barry, various times and locations, $140, continue.weber.edu/nulc or 801-626-6600.

Thursday (March 30): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Boyd Matheson, Sutherland Institute president, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307 or weber.edu/sbe.

Friday (March 31): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts SheTech Explorer Day, interactive STEM exploration day for high school girls, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Shepherd Union Bldg., 801-626-7552 or weber.edu/east/shetech.

Friday (March 31): WSU’s men’s tennis vs. North Dakota, 11 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.

Friday (March 31): WSU softball vs. North Dakota, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m., Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstateports.com.

Friday (March 31): The WSU Women’s Center and WSU Department of Performing Arts presents “The Subject,” a play reading about a royal sexual-assault cover up, discussion with author Carolyn Kras following, 3:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, paigedavies@weber.edu or 801-626-6090.

Friday (March 31): WSU’s Metaphor undergraduate literary journal hosts “Open Mic Night,” live fiction and poetry readings, 7 p.m., free, continue.weber.edu/nulc or 801-626-6600.

Friday (March 31): WSU’s Student Association and Union Station Square Dancing host a country-swing dance, 8:30-11:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, lessons 8-9 p.m., $2/free with valid Wildcard, 801-626-7334 or taraperis@weber.edu.

April 2017

Saturday (April 1): WSU softball vs. North Dakota, noon, Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstateports.com.

Saturday (April 1): WSU’s men’s tennis vs. Portland State, 1 p.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.

Sunday (April 2): 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 3): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Finding World Peace Among Chaos and Hate,” 9:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, free, diversity@weber.edu or weber.edu/diversity.

Monday (April 3): WSU’s Department of Geosciences presents "Uplift History of the Wasatch Range Based on U-Th/He Low-Temperature Thermochronology," Alexis Ault, Utah State University Geology professor, 3:30 pm, Tracy Hall Science Center Room 102, free, mariannebischoff@weber.edu or 801-626-7139.

Tuesday (April 4): WSU’s Department of Geosciences presents "Major Oil and Gas Plays in Utah," Craig Morgan and Thomas Chidsey, Utah Geological Survey petroleum geologists, 10:30 am, Tracy Hall Science Center Room 211, free, mariannebischoff@weber.edu or 801-626-7139.

Tuesday (April 4): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “The Syrian Conflict: Genocide?” with speaker Janine DeGiovanni, Newsweek Magazine middle-east director, 10:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, 801-626-7243 or adrienneandrews@weber.edu.

Tuesday (April 4): WSU’s Council for Exceptional Children hosts “McTeachers Night at McDonalds” fundraiser, 20 percent of proceeds donated to the Council for Exceptional Children, 4-6 p.m., McDonald’s (5745 Harrison Blvd., Ogden), megantingey@mail.weber.edu or 801-648-5260.

Wednesday (April 5): WSU’s Small Business Development Center hosts “1 Million Cups,” an opportunity for entrepreneurs to present business ideas to business leaders and receive feedback, 8:30-10 a.m., Weber State University Downtown (2314 Washington Blvd, Ogden), free breakfast, 1mc_ogden_april.eventbrite.com or 1millioncups.com/ogden.

Wednesday (April 5): WSU’s Stewart Library hosts a book discussion of “Weber State University: 125 Years of History,” authors Jamie Weeks and Kandice Harris, 2-3 p.m., Stewart Library Hetzel-Hollein Room, jweeks@weber.edu or 801-626-6486.

Wednesday (April 5): WSU’s Student Association hosts “Jam Night Poetry,” open mic night, 6-8 p.m., Shepherd Union Waldo’s Corner Pocket, free, 801-626-6349 or weber.edu/WSUSA.

Wednesday (April 5): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “The Crime of Complicity” as part of Holocaust Remembrance Week, Amos Guiora, Quinney College of Law professor, 6 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, 801-626-7243 or adrienneandrews@weber.edu.

Wednesday (April 5): WSU’s Department of History hosts a film screening, “Alphaville” as part of the Future Tense: European Cinema and the Dread of Futures Past film series, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, mbrower@weber.edu, weber.edu/History/historyfilmfestival.html.

Wednesday (April 5): WSU’s linguistics program hosts a screening of “Arrival” as part of the Language Matters series, spacecraft appear around the world, and linguistics professor Louise Banks interprets the visitors’ language, 7-8:30 p.m., panel discussion after screening, Elizabeth Hall Room 229, 801-626-6386 or mletourneau@weber.edu.

Wednesday (April 5): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents Spring Choirfest, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $7/$6, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.

Thursday-Saturday (April 6-8): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the Orchesis Dance Theater, “Four Freedoms Suite,” various times, Browning Center Allred Theater, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Thursday (April 6): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Brock Hancock, Weber Grills finance vice president, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307 or weber.edu/sbe.

Thursday (April 6): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Perceptions of Sexual Assault on Campus,” 9 a.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, diversity@weber.edu or weber.edu/diversity.

Thursday (April 6): Weber State University Davis Student Services hosts “Resume Writing,” 1:30-2:30 p.m., WSU Davis Building 2 Room 117 (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, weber.edu/DavisStudentServices/events.html or 801-395-3517.

Thursday (April 6): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts Contemporary Genocides, keynote speaker Consolee Nishimwe, Rwandan genocide survivor, 1:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, 801-626-7243 or adrienneandrews@weber.edu.

Thursday (April 6): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Family Workshop: Understanding and Supporting Families with LGBT+ Members,” 5:30 p.m., Weber State University Davis Building 3 Room 307 (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), diversity@weber.edu or weber.edu/diversity.

Thursday (April 6): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts a screening of “The Uncondemned,” a documentary detailing the efforts of activists who fought to make rape a war crime, 6 p.m., discussion following, Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, 801-626-7243 or adrienneandrews@weber.edu.

Friday-Saturday (April 7-8): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Petzl Ogden Climbing Festival presented by Black Diamond, two days of beginning-to-advanced climbing clinics and competitions, various times and prices, weber.edu/ogdenclimbingfestival or 801-626-6373.

Friday-Saturday (April 7-8): WSU’s Department of Mathematics hosts the Mathematical Association of America Intermountain Section Meeting, plenary sessions by Tim Chartier, Davidson College, and Dominic Klyve, Central Washington University, weber.edu/mathematics/events/maaspring2017.html, $15-$80.

Friday (April 7): WSU’s Provost’s Office hosts a math-success workshop, 11:30 a.m., Elizabeth Hall Room 229, free, preregistration required, rachelbachman@weber.edu.

Friday (April 7): WSU’s Provost’s Office hosts a math-success workshop, 3:30 p.m., Elizabeth Hall Room 229, free, preregistration required, rachelbachman@weber.edu.

Monday-Wednesday (April 10-12): WSU’s Botany Club hosts the annual plant sale, 9 am-2 pm, Tracy Hall Science Center, weber.edu/botany or 801-626-6174.

Monday (April 10): WSU’s Counseling & Psychological Services Center hosts a relaxation fair, bubble wrap, meditation, therapy dogs available, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Shepherd Union Atrium, weber.edu/CounselingCenter/relaxation-fair.html.

Tuesday (April 11): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the Jazz Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, $7/$6, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Wednesday (April 12): WSU Clubs & Organizations hosts the annual club carnival with special guest violinist Josh Vietti, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. entertainment, food and activities, Shepherd Union Building, taraperis@weber.edu or 801-626-7334.

Thursday-Saturday (April 13-15): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents “Innovation Theater,” three student-directed productions, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Thursday (April 13): WSU’s Walker Institute of Politics & Public Service hosts the Haven J. Barlow Civic Leadership Forum, "Washington, Hamilton and the American Presidency," author Stephen Knott, noon, Hurst Center Dumke Legacy Hall, 801-626-6252 or bit.ly/washingtonhamilton.

Thursday (April 13): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Reyes Florez, Platform Tax founder, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307 or weber.edu/sbe.

Thursday (April 13): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the Percussion Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, $7/$6, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Friday (April 14): WSU’s 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 (April 14): WSU’s Provost’s Office hosts a math-success workshop, 11:30 a.m., Elizabeth Hall Room 229, free, preregistration required, rachelbachman@weber.edu.

Friday (April 14): WSU softball vs. Portland State, 2 and 4 p.m., Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstateports.com.

Friday (April 14): WSU’s Provost’s Office hosts a math-success workshop, 3:30 p.m., Elizabeth Hall Room 229, free, preregistration required, rachelbachman@weber.edu.

Friday (April 14): WSU Campus Recreation hosts the annual egg dive, underwater egg hunt, 4-6 p.m., Swenson Building pool, children ages 0-12, $5, contact rebeccamabile@weber.edu or weber.edu/campusrecreation to register.

Friday (April 14): WSU’s Women’s Center hosts “Take Back the Night” march as part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, 7 p.m., (Ogden Amphitheater 343 E 25th Street, Ogden) 801-626-6090 or womenscenter@weber.edu.

Saturday (April 15): WSU’s Department of Microbiology hosts the American Society for Microbiology branch 2017 meeting, Kelly Doran, San Diego State University professor, “Mechanisms by which Bacteria Disrupt the Blood-Brain Barrier,” various times, weber.edu/microbiology/Events/ASMMeeting.html.

Saturday (April 15): WSU’s women’s tennis vs. Idaho, 10 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.

Saturday (April 15): WSU presents the Crystal Crest Awards 2017 honoring students, faculty, administration and staff for scholarship and leadership, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, 801-626-6349 or CrystalCrest@weber.edu.

Saturday (April 15): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents “Concerto Night,” winners of a student music competition perform with the Weber State Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $7/$6, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Sunday (April 16): WSU’s women’s tennis vs. Eastern Washington, 10 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.

Monday (April 17): The Weber Historical Society presents “A Dangerous Game: Brazil, the World Cup and Soccer at Any Cost,” Jeffrey Richey, WSU assistant history professor, 7 p.m., Hurst Center Dumke Legacy Hall, free, jennadaniels@weber.edu or 801-626-6706.

Monday (April 17): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the Browning Guitar Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Garrison Choral Room, $7/$6, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Tuesday-Saturday (April 18-22): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents “Innovation Theater,” three student-directed productions, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Tuesday (April 18): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the String Project concert featuring performances by local elementary-school students, 6:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, free, tickets available at weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Wednesday (April 19): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts the Community Engagement Symposium, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., keynote speaker Steve Robbins, author and diversity consultant, Shepherd Union Building, 801-626-7737 or ccel@weber.edu.

Wednesday (April 19): WSU softball vs. Utah State, noon, Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstateports.com.

Wednesday (April 19): WSU’s Department of History hosts a film screening, “Solaris” as part of the Future Tense: European Cinema and the Dread of Futures Past film series, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, mbrower@weber.edu, weber.edu/History/historyfilmfestival.html.

Wednesday (April 19): WSU’s Shaw Gallery Film Series and the Utah Film Circuit host a screening of “The Tower,” a documentary profiling the 1966 University of Texas sniper attack, Peery’s Egyptian Theater (2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden), free, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Friday (April 21): WSU’s 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 (April 21): WSU’s interior design department hosts The Charitable Chair, restored chairs will be auctioned for the Ogden GOAL Foundation Youth Program and WSU scholarships, 6 p.m., Union Grill (215 24th Street, Ogden,) $15, weberstatetickets.com or kristenarnold@weber.edu.

Friday (April 21): WSU Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the Bachelor of Fines Arts Thesis Exhibition opening and awards ceremony, 7 p.m., Kimball Visual Arts Shaw Gallery, free, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (April 22): WSU’s College of Science hosts various activities at the Ogden Nature Center’s celebration of Earth Day, 11:30 am - 4 pm, ogdennaturecenter.org/calendar-a-links/event-calendar#/?i=2l $4, amiller@weber.edu.

Friday (April 29): WSU Commencement, 8 a.m., Dee Events Center, Convocations to follow at various times and locations, free, 801-626-6468, weber.edu/commencement.

 Friday (April 28): WSU softball vs. Southern Utah, 2 and 4 p.m., Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstateports.com.

Saturday (April 29): WSU softball vs. Southern Utah, noon, Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstateports.com.

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