Monthly Events Calendar

Friday (Sept. 22): 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. 22): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts “Scholarship Benefit: Weber State Faculty in Concert,” 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Garrison Choral Room 136, donations appreciated, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Friday (Sept. 22): WSU hosts the annual Homecoming dance, “Let the Good Times Roll,” 8-11:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, taraperis@weber.edu.

Saturday (Sept. 23): Weber State University Davis Student Services hosts a test-taking workshop, Laurie Huntington, Davis Testing Service coordinator, 10-11:30 a.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Room 230, (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, weber.edu/DavisStudentServices/events.html or 801-395-3517.

Saturday (Sept. 23): WSU Athletics hosts the annual Homecoming tailgate party, 4-6 p.m., Stewart Stadium north parking lot, free, rongoch@weber.edu.

Saturday (Sept. 23): WSU football vs. UC Davis, Homecoming game, 5 p.m., Stewart Stadium, $32/$16/$14/$12/$10/free for students + 4 student guests with Wildcard ID, weberstatetickets.com.

Tuesday (Sept. 26): WSU hosts the Language Matters series,” Endangered Languages: Why This Matters to You," Lyle Campbell, University of Hawaii, 7-8:30 p.m., Elizabeth Hall Room 229, cdenniston@weber.edu, 801-626-6431.

Wednesday (Sept. 27): WSU Career Services hosts a STEM career fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, business casual dress, bring current resume, free, weber.edu/careerservices, 801-626-6393.

Wednesday (Sept. 27): Weber State University Davis Student Services hosts a test-taking workshop, Laurie Huntington, Davis Testing Service coordinator, 1:30-3 p.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Room 230, (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, weber.edu/DavisStudentServices/events.html or 801-395-3517.

Thursday (Sept. 28): WSU volleyball vs. Southern Utah University, Swenson Gym, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/free to WSU students + four student guests with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

Friday-Saturday (Sept. 29-30): WSU’s student association hosts LEAD Leadership Conference, “Weber Made,” featuring WSU alumni speakers, various times and locations, $20, 801-626-7850, scheshire@weber.edu.

Friday (Sept. 29): WSU soccer vs. Portland State, 7 p.m., Wildcat Soccer Field, $3-$5, free to WSU students + four student guests with Wildcard ID, public welcome, weberstatetickets.com.

Saturday (Sept. 30): WSU's Outdoor Program hosts the annual Mount Ogden Hike, three designated trails (Beus Canyon, Taylor Canyon and Snowbasin), Hike leaders will be available at Snowbasin hike. Free buses to Snowbasin will leave from University Village at 7:15 a.m. and the Browning Center at 7:35 a.m., weber.edu/outdoor/annualwsumtogdenhike.html or 801-626-6373.

Saturday (Sept. 30): WSU volleyball vs. Northern Arizona, LDSSA night, Swenson Gym, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/free to WSU students + four student guests with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

October 2017

Sunday-Monday (Oct. 1-30): WSU’s Diversity & Inclusive Programs hosts the Jose Maria Velasco exhibit, landscape painter, Shepherd Union bridge, free, 801-626-7333, monicarodriguez@weber.edu.

Sunday (Oct. 1): WSU soccer vs. University of Montana, 12:30 p.m., Wildcat Soccer Field, $3-$5, free to WSU students + four student guests with Wildcard ID, public welcome, weberstatetickets.com.

Tuesday (Oct. 3): WSU Board of Trustees meeting, 9:30-11 a.m., Miller Administration Board Room, 801-626-6001.

Tuesday (Oct. 3): WSU’s Diversity and Inclusive Programs hosts “Cesar’s Last Fast,” documentary about Cesar Chavez using newly discovered footage, 7 p.m., WSU Davis Building 2 Room 103 (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), 801-626-7333, monicarodriguez@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Oct. 4): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the 13th annual gear sale and swap, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Stewart Bell Tower Plaza, new and used equipment, private sellers welcome, weber.edu/outdoor/annualgearsaleandswap.html or 801-626-7904.

Wednesday (Oct. 4): WSU and other community organizations host the Northern Utah Talent Symposium, “Do You Speak Millennial?” keynote speaker Kristen Hadeed, Student Maid founder, 8 a.m.-noon, Ogden Eccles Conference Center (2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden), $35, eventbrite.com/e/do-you-speak-millennial-a-northern-utah-talent-symposium-tickets-35357915477, jsnowball@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Oct. 4): 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 (2314 Washington Blvd, Ogden), free, 801-626-7232, 1millioncups.com/ogden.

Wednesday (Oct. 4): WSU’s student association hosts “Jam Night,” open mic night, singing, playing an instrument and lip-syncing, 6-8 p.m., Shepherd Union Waldo’s Corner Pocket, free, taraperis@weber.edu.

Thursday-Friday (Oct. 5-6): WSU’s Diversity & Inclusive Programs hosts the 19th Annual WSU Diversity Conference, “Activism is in the Action: Civility, Community and Starting from Where You Are,” keynote speaker Richard Ray Perez, producer of "Cesar's Last Fast,” various times and locations, weber.edu/diversityoffice.

Thursday (Oct. 5): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Josh Richards, Lace Glund Capital chief executive officer, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307, weber.edu/sbe.

Thursday (Oct. 5): WSU’s Diversity & Inclusive Programs hosts “Engaging Hispanics in Politics,” Luz Escamilla, Utah senator, 12:30-2 p.m., Stewart Library Room 321, free, 801-626-7333, monicarodriguez@weber.edu.

Thursday (Oct. 5): WSU’s Women’s Center hosts “Generation F*: Men Against Domestic Violence,” a workshop detailing how men can become involved in prevention, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, free, 801-626-6090, womenscenter@weber.edu.

Thursday (Oct. 5): WSU’s College of Science hosts the Center for Science & Mathematics Education open house, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tracy Hall Science Center Atrium, free, registration requested, weber.edu/csme/training.html, jenniferclaesgens@weber.edu.

Thursday (Oct. 5): WSU’s Department of History hosts the History Film Series, “Nosferatu,” a vampire travels from the remote frontiers of Europe to terrorize a small German town, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, mbrower@weber.edu, 801-626-6291.

Thursday (Oct. 5): WSU volleyball vs. Montana State, Swenson Gymnasium, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/ free to WSU students + four student guests with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

Friday (Oct. 6): 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 (Oct. 6): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the weekly climbing night, 5-8 p.m., 9th Street Crag (far east end of 9th Street, Ogden), free, youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, weber.edu/outdoor/ogden-weeklyclimbingnight.html or 801-626-6373.

Friday (Oct. 6): WSU’s Department of Physics hosts the Physics Open House, demos, presentations, planetarium shows, 6-9 p.m., Tracy Hall Science Center, free, all ages welcome, weber.edu/physics/open-house.html, 801-626-6215.

Friday (Oct. 6): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “We Foxes,” a musical thriller about an orphan girl who discovers dark secrets beneath her adoptive parents’ floorboards, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, ages 16 and older, $11/$13, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (Oct. 7): WSU softball vs. Utah Valley, Softball Field, 1 p.m., free, 801-626-8500, weberstatesports.com.

Saturday (Oct. 7): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “We Foxes,” a musical thriller about an orphan girl who discovers dark secrets beneath her adoptive parents’ floorboards, 2 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, ages 16 and older, $11/$13, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (Oct. 7): WSU volleyball vs. Montana, Swenson Gym, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/ free to WSU students + four student guests with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

Saturday (Oct. 7): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “We Foxes,” a musical thriller about an orphan girl who discovers dark secrets beneath her adoptive parents’ floorboards, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, ages 16 and older, $11/$13, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Sunday (Oct. 8): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the Weber State Symphony Orchestra inaugural season concert, guest artist Rahim Alhaj, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $6/$7, weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Monday (Oct. 9): WSU’s Walker Institute of Politics & Public Service hosts the Haven J. Barlow Fall Civic Leadership Forum: Civility and Policy in Utah Politics, speakers Greg Hughes, Utah Speaker of the House, Jim Dabakis, Utah Democratic senator, noon, Shepherd Union Ballroom, free, 801-626-6252walkerinstitute@weber.edu.

Tuesday (Oct. 10): WSU’s History Department and College of Social & Behavioral Sciences host the 18th annual Lampros Lecture, “The International Dimensions of the Civil War,” Don Doyle, University of South Carolina professor, 7 p.m., Hurst Center Dumke Legacy Hall, free, 801-626-6706, jennadaniels@weber.edu.

Tuesday (Oct. 10): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “We Foxes,” a musical thriller about an orphan girl who discovers dark secrets beneath her adoptive parents’ floorboards, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, ages 16 and older, $11/$13, weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Oct. 11): WSU’s Sustainability Practices and Research Center and the Energy & Sustainability Office host “Four Principles for Cutting Carbon & Costs: A Weber State University Facilities Tour,” noon-1:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Building, free, RSVP 801-626-6326, bchristiansen2@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Oct. 11): WSU’s Student Association hosts “Platform 9 3/4,” Harry Potter-themed game night, 6-8 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms B and C, free, tannertelford@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Oct. 11): The Weber Historical Society hosts “The History of Jazz in Utah,” Lars Yorgason, author and jazz expert, 7 p.m., Hurst Center Dumke Legacy Hall, free, 801-626-6706, jennadaniels@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Oct. 11): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “We Foxes,” a musical thriller about an orphan girl who discovers dark secrets beneath her adoptive parents’ floorboards, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, ages 16 and older, $11/$13, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.

Thursday (Oct. 12): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Kyle Poll, Nuage LinkedIn sales leader, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307, weber.edu/sbe.

Thursday (Oct. 12): Weber State University Davis Student Services hosts a time-management workshop, 4:30-5:20 p.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Room 337, (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, weber.edu/DavisStudentServices/events.html, 801-395-3517.

Thursday (Oct. 12): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “We Foxes,” a musical thriller about an orphan girl who discovers dark secrets beneath her adoptive parents’ floorboards, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, ages 16 and older, $11/$13, weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Friday-Sunday (Oct. 13-15): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a Utah desert slot canyon trip, basic equipment provided, moderate to strenuous, age 18+, $80 WSU/$110 non-WSU, weber.edu/outdoor/fall-canyoneering.html, 801-626-6343.

Friday (Oct. 13): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the weekly climbing night, 5-8 p.m., 9th Street Crag (far east end of 9th Street, Ogden), free, youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, weber.edu/outdoor/ogden-weeklyclimbingnight.html or 801-626-6373.

Friday (Oct. 13): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “We Foxes,” a musical thriller about an orphan girl who discovers dark secrets beneath her adoptive parents’ floorboards, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, ages 16 and older, $11/$13, weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (Oct. 14): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a hike to Ben Lomond Peak as part of the Fall Summit Series, depart from Outdoor Program at 7 a.m., free, weber.edu/outdoor/summit-series.html, 801-626-6373.

Saturday (Oct. 14): WSU softball vs. Salt Lake Community College, Softball Field, 11 a.m., free, 801-626-8500, weberstatesports.com.

Saturday (Oct. 14): WSU’s College of Science hosts the Geosciences Alumni Open House and Tailgate, geosciences alumni invited to tour Tracy Hall Science Center and tailgate before football game, 2:30 p.m., RSVP geosciences@weber.edu, 801-626-7139.

Saturday (Oct. 14): WSU football vs. Southern Utah, 6 p.m., Stewart Stadium, $32/$16/$14/$12/$10/free for students + 4 student guests with Wildcard ID, weberstatetickets.com.

Saturday (Oct. 14): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “We Foxes,” a musical thriller about an orphan girl who discovers dark secrets beneath her adoptive parents’ floorboards, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, ages 16 and older, $11/$13, weberstatetickets.comcdenniston@weber.edu.

Monday (Oct. 16): WSU’s Women’s Center hosts “In Their Shoes,” participants role play as violence survivors, 6-7:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom A, free, 801-626-6090, womenscenter@weber.edu.

Monday (Oct. 16): The Weber Historical Society hosts “History of Google,” Brian McCullough, Internet History podcast host, 7 p.m., Hurst Center Dumke Legacy Hall, free, 801-626-6706, jennadaniels@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Oct. 18): WSU’s Student Association hosts “Think Pink,” a breast cancer awareness event, 6-8 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, free, taraperis@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Oct. 18): WSU’s Women’s Center hosts “In Their Shoes,” participants role play as violence survivors, 6-7:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom A, free, 801-626-6090, womenscenter@weber.edu.

Thursday-Sunday (Oct. 19-22): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the fall break Labyrinth Canyon canoeing trip, basic equipment provided, beginners welcome, age 18+, $100 WSU/$140 non-WSU, weber.edu/outdoor/Labyrinth_Canyon_Canoe.html, 801-626-6343.

Thursday-Sunday (Oct. 19-22): WSU’s Outdoor Program and the Center for Community Engaged Learning host the Moab Multisport Alternative Break trip, service and recreation, basic equipment provided, beginners welcome, age 18+, $70 WSU/$110 non-WSU, weber.edu/outdoor/Moab_Multisport_Service.html, 801-626-6343.

Thursday (Oct. 19): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Senad Palislamovic, Nuage Networks director, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307, weber.edu/sbe.

Thursday (Oct. 19): WSU softball vs. Southern Idaho, Softball Field, 1 p.m., free, 801-626-8500, weberstatesports.com.

Thursday (Oct. 19): WSU’s Center for Leadership in Corporate Social Responsibility hosts “Risky Social Business: How Optimism Bias Can Hurt The People We Want To Help,” Eva Witesman, BYU professor of Public Management, 6 p.m., Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Room 206/207, 801-626-7368, CSRcenter@weber.edu.

Friday (Oct. 6): WSU’s Wildcat Toastmasters Club, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Room 320, learn new speaking and leadership skills, free, contact wildcattoastmasters@weber.edu or facebook.com/wildcattoastmastersclub/.

Friday (Oct. 20): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the weekly climbing night, 5-8 p.m., 9th Street Crag (far east end of 9th Street, Ogden), free, youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, weber.edu/outdoor/ogden-weeklyclimbingnight.html, 801-626-6373.

Tuesday (Oct. 24): WSU’s Teaching and Learning Forum hosts The Last Lecture Series, “Off the Block Without Goggles or Google,” Molly Smith, WSU Health Promotion and Human Performance professor, 1:30 p.m., Hurst Center Dumke Legacy Hall, 801-626-7667, tlf@weber.edu.

Tuesday (Oct. 24): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the Weber State Jazz Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $6/$7, weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Oct. 25): WSU’s Student Association hosts “Scaredy Cats,” haunted-house event, 4-6 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom B, free, taraperis@weber.edu.

Thursday (Oct. 26): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Ralph Acampora, Altaria Wealth Management director of tactical investments, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307, weber.edu/sbe.

Thursday (Oct. 26): WSU’s Honors Program hosts “How to Survive the Thanksgiving Dinner Table: Civil Discourse in a Politically Polarized Time,” Leah Murray, Weber State political science professor, 12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Room 321, honors@weber.edu.

Thursday (Oct. 26): WSU volleyball vs. Eastern Washington, Swenson Gymnasium, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/free to WSU students + four student guests with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

Friday-Sunday (Oct. 27-29): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts St. George climbing trip, basic equipment provided, beginner to intermediate, age 18+, $80 WSU/$120 non-WSU, weber.edu/outdoor/St_George_Climbing_Trip.html, 801-626-6343.

Friday (Oct. 27): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the weekly climbing night, 5-8 p.m., 9th Street Crag (far east end of 9th Street, Ogden), free, youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, weber.edu/outdoor/ogden-weeklyclimbingnight.html, 801-626-6373.

Friday (Oct. 27): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “Haunted Melodies: An Evening of American and British Gothic Opera,” 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $7/$6, weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (Oct. 28): WSU football vs. Montana, 2 p.m., Stewart Stadium, $32/$16/$14/$12/$10/free for students + 4 student guests with Wildcard ID, weberstatetickets.com.

Saturday (Oct. 28): WSU volleyball vs. Idaho State, Swenson Gymnasium, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/ free to WSU students + four student guests with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

Saturday (Oct. 28): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities presents “Haunted Melodies: An Evening of American and British Gothic Opera,” 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $7/$6, weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (Oct. 28): WSU’s Diversity & Inclusive Programs host “Hispanic Heritage Celebration,” Latino dance, 9 p.m.-midnight, Marshall White Center (222 28th Street, Ogden), $8/$5, all proceeds donated to WSU scholarships, tickets available at Shepherd Union Information Desk, 801-626-7333, monicarodriguez@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