Monthly Events Calendar

Friday (Feb. 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 (Feb. 27): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the musical “Damn Yankees,” a baseball fan sells his soul for his team, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, $12/$10, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Feb. 28): WSU and the Utah High School Dance Organization host the Utah High School Dance Festival performance, 6 p.m., Ogden High School (2828 Harrison Blvd., Ogden), free, public welcome, 801-626-7674 or udeo.org.
 
Saturday (Feb. 28): WSU’s Education and Outreach Program hosts FAFSA Frenzy, assistance for high-school seniors submitting federal financial-aid applications, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 230 C and WSU Davis Building 3 Room 230, (2750 North University Park Blvd., Layton), 801-626-7320 or amyhuntington@weber.edu.
 
Saturday (Feb. 28): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the musical “Damn Yankees,” a baseball fan sells his soul for his team, 2 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, $12/$10, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Feb. 28): WSU’s Men’s Basketball vs. Idaho State, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, $26/$23/$19/$16/$12/$10/$8/free, weberstatetickets.com.

March 2015

 
 Sunday (March 1): WSU’s Women’s Tennis vs. Portland State, 10 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Tuesday (March 3):  WSU’s Stewart Library hosts the “Weber Reads” book club discussing “Spiders-Unlikely Choice for a Heroine,” 12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Hetzel-Hollein Room, free, open to public, reading materials provided, kmackay@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (March 3): WSU’s Department of History and Asian Studies host the 2015 WSU Film Festival featuring Ernst Lubitsch’s film “Trouble in Paradise,” the story of a couple that tries to swindle a wealthy woman, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, glewis@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (March 4):  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.
 
Wednesday (March 4): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts  “WeberCAN,” a food drive involving structures created with canned foods, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Shepherd Union Atrium, free, public welcome, bit.do/fooddrive or 801-626-7737.
 
Wednesday (March 4): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring Sheri Dew, Deseret Book CEO, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (March 4):  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 210 (2314 Washington Blvd., Ogden) free, register at clients.utahsbdc.org/events.aspx.
 
Thursday-Friday (March 5-6): WSU hosts the Intermountain Sustainability Summit, keynote speaker David Orr, Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies and Politics at Oberlin College, Shepherd Union Building, various times, intermountainsustainabilitysummit.com or 801-626-6323.
 
Thursday (March 5): WSU’s Goddard School of Business & Economics hosts the Ralph Nye Executive Lecture Series, speaker Dan Richardson, retired real estate agent, noon, Watts Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, free, public welcome, 801-626-7307 or gsbe@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (March 5): 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/outdoors.
 
Thursday (March 5): WSU’s Men’s Basketball vs. Idaho, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, $26/$23/$19/$16/$12/$10/$8/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Thursday (March 5): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the opera “Madame Butterfly,” a Japanese geisha waits for her American husband’s return, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $12/$10, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Friday (March 6): WSU’s Men’s Tennis vs. Santa Clara, 11 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Friday (March 6): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the opera “Madame Butterfly,” a Japanese geisha waits for her American husband’s return, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $12/$10, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (March 7): WSU’s Department of Visual Art & Design hosts Familiarte/Snow Days at the Kimball Visual Arts Center Shaw Gallery, a gallery tour and hands-on exhibit for parents and children ages 3-12, 10 a.m.-noon, free, 801-626-7689. 
 
Saturday (March 7): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the opera “Madame Butterfly,” a Japanese geisha waits for her American husband’s return, 2 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $12/$10, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (March 7): WSU Cultural Affairs presents “Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host” featuring NPR personality Ira Glass, 7:30 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater (2415 Washington Blvd, Ogden), $30/$20, weberstatetickets.com or 801-626-6570.
 
Saturday (March 7): WSU’s Women’s Tennis vs. Eastern Washington, 11 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Saturday (March 7): WSU’s Men’s Basketball vs. Eastern Washington, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, $26/$23/$19/$16/$12/$10/$8/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Sunday (March 8-14): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts the Alternative Spring Break, service opportunity for students in Seattle, Washington, $550, 801-626-7737.
 
Sunday (March 8): WSU’s Men’s Tennis vs. Eastern Washington, 10 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Sunday (March 8): WSU’s Women’s Tennis vs. Idaho, 10 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Monday-Friday (March 9-13): Spring Break – no classes.
 
Monday-Friday (March 9-13): WSU’s Department of Neuroscience hosts “Brain Awareness Week,” students will present research about the brain and participate in various brain-related activities, various times and locations, weber.edu/neuroscience/AboutBAW.html or chasebrower@mail.weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (March 10): WSU’s College of Applied Science hosts the SeaPerch Northern Utah Competition, junior high students build and compete with underwater vehicles, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Swenson gym and pool, free, public welcome, danadellinger@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (March 11):  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.
 
Wednesdays (March 11, 18, 25): WSU West hosts a Life and Learning Workshop, “Love & Logic Parenting,” power struggles, responsibility, limits, three-part series, 6-8:15 p.m., WSU West Room 108 (5627 S. 3500 W., Roy), free, public welcome, registration at weber.edu/west.
 
Friday (March 13): 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 13): 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.
 
Saturday (March 14): WSU’s Men’s Tennis vs. Portland State, 10 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
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, philosophy professor, 2 p.m., Stewart Library Hetzel-Hollein Room, 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 Business 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.
 
Wednesday (March 18): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring Keith McMullin, Deseret Management Corporation CEO, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (March 18): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “MLK Conversations: Women Matter,” a discussion focusing on King’s legacy and its impact on women, 1:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, free, public welcome, 801-626-6957.
 
Wednesdays (March 11, 18, 25): WSU West hosts a Life and Learning Workshop, “Love & Logic Parenting,” power struggles, responsibility, limits, three-part series, 6-8:15 p.m., WSU West Room 108 (5627 S. 3500 W., Roy), free, public welcome, registration at weber.edu/west.
 
Thursday (March 19): WSU’s Goddard School of Business & Economics hosts the Ralph Nye Executive Lecture Series Young Alumni Panel featuring recent Goddard School graduates, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, free, 801-626-7307 or gsbe@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (March 19): WSU hosts author Matt Richtel who will discuss his book “A Deadly Wandering,” a story about texting and driving and the challenges of paying attention in the digital age, noon, Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, lfernandez@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.
 
Thursday (March 19): WSU’s LGBT Resource Center hosts the LGBT book club, 2:30-3:30 p.m., “If You Could Be Mine: A Novel,” Student Services Center Room 154, jaysonstokes@weber.edu or 801-626-7271.
 
Friday (March 20): WSU Women’s Softball vs. North Dakota, 2 and 4 p.m., 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.
 
Saturday (March 21): WSU Women’s Softball vs. North Dakota, noon, Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstatesports.com.
 
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 Convocations hosts “A Mormon Ethics of Eating,” a discussion on faith, culture, and food in the Mountain West, speaker Kate Holbrook, women’s and LDS Church historian, noon, Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, sarahsteimel@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Tuesday (March 24): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Taboo Talks: Women on the Front Line,” a discussion on women in infantry, 1:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, free, public welcome, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
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.
 
Wednesday (March 25): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Stop the Hate: Understanding Welfare Realities,” a discussion on employment and welfare, 11:30 a.m., free, public welcome, Shepherd Union Room 232, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
Wednesday (March 25): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring performances by the Institute Choir, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (March 25): WSU’s LGBT Resource Center hosts “Transgender 101,” a workshop on gender, gender identity, and gender expression, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Student Services Center Room 154, free, 801-626-7271 or jaysonstokes@weber.edu.
 
Wednesdays (March 11, 18, 25): WSU West hosts a Life and Learning Workshop, “Love & Logic Parenting,” power struggles, responsibility, limits, three-part series, 6-8:15 p.m., WSU West Room 108 (5627 S. 3500 W., Roy), free, public welcome, registration at weber.edu/west.
 
Thursday (March 26): WSU’s Goddard School of Business & Economics hosts the Ralph Nye Executive Lecture Series, speaker Val Bitton, partner at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, free, 801-626-7307 or gsbe@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (March 26):  WSU’s LGBT Resource Center hosts Safe Zone Training, a workshop that educates participants on a variety of social-identity topics, 2:30-4:30 p.m., Student Services Center Room 154, free, public welcome, jaysonstokes@weber.edu or 801-626-7271.
 
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 and 4 p.m., Wildcat Softball Field, free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Friday (March 27): WSU’s Teacher Education Department and the Utah Down Syndrome Foundation host a social for WSU students and families of children with down syndrome, 6 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom, free, open to public, shirleydawson@weber.edu.
 
Friday (March 27): WSU West hosts a Life and Learning Workshop, “Couples Date Night: Battle of the Sexes,” discussion on conflict resolution while participating in games, 6-8 p.m., WSU West (5627 S. 3500 W., Roy), $5 per couple, public welcome, registration required at strongermarriage.com, 801-626-8956.
 
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.
 
Monday (March 30): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the American String Teachers Association Stringfest Honors Recital, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Garrison Choral Room, free, public welcome, 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 LGBT Resource Center hosts the LGBT Film Series, “Pride,” a film about a group of LGBTQ individuals raising money for laborers, 3 p.m., Student Services Center Room 154, free, public welcome, 801-626-7271 or jaysonstokes@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 a 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.
 
 

 
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801-626-7948 • ahess@weber.edu

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Melissa Smith, office of Media Relations
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