Monthly Events Calendar

Saturday (Oct. 25): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning and Ogden City host “Make a Difference Day,” students and community members are invited to participate in various service projects, 8:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom A, mikemoon@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Saturday (Oct. 25):  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 (Oct. 25): WSU Davis Student Services hosts a smoking-cessation workshop, 10-11 a.m., WSU Davis Building 2 Room 117 (2750 University Park Blvd, Layton), free, 801-395-3460 or jgrandi@weber.edu.

Saturday (Oct. 25): WSU football vs. Portland State, Tackle Cancer Day, 1 p.m., Stewart Stadium, $32/$16/$14/$12/$10/free, tailgating begins at 10 a.m. in the W4 lot, weberstatetickets.com.

Sunday (Oct. 26): WSU Soccer vs. Southern Utah, noon, soccer field, free, 801-626-8500.
 
Monday (Oct. 27): WSU’s Outreach program hosts “Greek Life at Weber State,” a meeting with sorority and fraternity members to discuss volunteer opportunities and hunger in the community, 10:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Atrium, free, lyssafrohling@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
Tuesday (Oct. 28): WSU’s Convocations presents Jeffery Tambor, award-winning actor and star of  “Arrested Development,” noon, Shepherd Union Ballroom, 801-626-7334 or taraperis@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (Oct. 29): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Stop the Hate: What Do You Know About AIDS?” a discussion on the fears and stigmas associated with HIV/AIDS, 11:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
Wednesday (Oct. 29): The Latter-day Saint Student Association presents its weekly devotional featuring Ron Jarrett, Mormon Tabernacle Choir president, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Thursday (Oct. 30): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Cory Carrigan, Equation Consulting CEO, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall Rooms 206/207, free, 801-626-7307 or weber.edu/sbe

Thursday (Oct. 30): WSU's College of Applied Science & Technology host Richard Stallman, MacArthur Genius Grant recipient, "Free Software and Your Freedom," 12:30 p.m., Elizabeth Hall George S. Eccles Lecture Hall Room 229, free, lfernandez@weber.edu or 801-626-8088.

Thursday (Oct. 30): WSU Davis Student Services hosts the Health and Wellness workshop “Learn to Love Yourself; Learn to Balance YOU,” 1:30 p.m., WSU Davis Building 2 Room 112 (2750 University Park Blvd, Layton), free, 801-395-3460 or jgrandi@weber.edu.
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Friday (Oct. 31): WSU Soccer vs. Idaho State, 3 p.m., soccer field, free, 801-626-8500.

November 2014

Saturday (Nov. 1):
WSU’s Department of Visual Art & Design hosts Familiarte/Snow Days at the 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 (Nov. 1): WSU Football vs. Northern Arizona, 1 p.m., Stewart Stadium, $32/$16/$14/$12/$10/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Nov. 1): WSU Men’s Basketball vs. St. Katherine, 7 p.m., exhibition game, Dee Events Center, $26/$23/$19/$16/$12/$10/$8/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Nov. 1):  WSU’s Cultural Affairs hosts folk musicians Noam Pikelny and Aoife O’Donovan, 7:30 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater (2415 Washington Blvd, Ogden), $20/$15, 801-626-8500 or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Sunday (Nov. 2): The Latter-day Saint Student Association presents a CES Devotional featuring Donald Hallstrom of the Presidency of the Seventy, 6 p.m., Ogden LDS Tabernacle (350 22nd St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Tuesday (Nov. 4): Election Day
 
Tuesday (Nov. 4): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning and the American Democracy Project host the Engaged Learning Series: Cheese and Honey in the Beehive State, noon-1:15 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, sarahsteimel@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 5): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning and the American Democracy Project hosts the Dirty Word lecture series featuring Brad Mortensen, University Advancement vice president who will speak about lobbying, 11:30-12:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 404, lmurray@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 5): The Latter-day Saint Student Association presents its weekly devotional featuring Fredrick Froerer, Ogden Temple president, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 5): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts Lisa Trujillo, Lindquist International Service Award recipient who will present “Oh the Places You Will Go!,” 1-2 p.m., Stewart Library Hetzel-Hollein Room, free, bkowalewski@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 5): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “MLK Chair: Continuing MLK’s Vision through Non-Profit Organizations,” an event to help students understand MLK’s vision and organizations today, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, free, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-7243.
 
Thursdays (Nov. 6 & 13):  The WSU West Center hosts “Smart Dating Adventures: Keeping FUN in Dating,” a two-part workshop aimed at increasing fun in dating, 6-7:30 p.m., WSU West Center Room 108 (5627 S. 3500 W., Roy), 801-689-4978.

Thursday (Nov. 6): WSU’s Convocations presents Alyssa Mastromonaco, White House former deputy chief of staff for operations, President Obama administration, noon, Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, 801-626-7334 or taraperis@weber.edu.

Thursday (Nov. 6): WSU Volleyball vs. Sacramento State, 7 p.m., Swenson Gym, $5/$3/free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500 or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Thursday (Nov. 6): WSU Women’s Basketball vs. Adams State, 7 p.m., exhibition game, Dee Events Center, $7/$5/$3/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Thursday (Nov. 6): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents a WSU Symphonic Band concert, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $7/$6, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Friday-Saturday (Nov. 7-8): WSU hosts the Utah High School Athletic Association’s 1A, 2A and 3A football semi-finals, 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 4 p.m. both days, Stewart Stadium, free-$8, UHSAA passes accepted, 801-566-0681 or uhssa.org.

Friday (Nov. 7): WSU’s Toastmasters Club will meet 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lampros Hall Room 218D, free, contact jeremyharvey@weber.edu.

Friday (Nov. 7): WSU’s Metaphor literary journal hosts the Open  Mic Night poetry reading, 6:30 p.m., Wisebird Bookery (4850 Harrison Blvd., Ogden), free, weberstatemetaphor@gmail.com.

Friday (Nov. 7): WSU Hockey vs. University of Utah, 7 p.m., Weber County Ice Sheet, $5/$3, weberstatehockey.com.

Friday (Nov. 7): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play “Wit” with a cancer patient who reflects on significant life events, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, mature content, persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Nov. 8): WSU’s Campus Recreation hosts the 10th Annual Turkey Triathlon including a 5K run, 10K bike and 300-yard swim, 9 a.m., Swenson Gym parking lot, $17-$52, 801-626-8723 or weber.edu/races.
 
Saturday (Nov. 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, 10 a.m., WSU Downtown Room 210 (2314 Washington Blvd., Ogden) free, register at clients.utahsbdc.org/events.aspx.
 
Saturdays (Nov. 8 & 15): The WSU West Center hosts “Couple LINKS,” a two-part workshop to help increase understanding and commitment in relationships, noon-3:30 p.m., free, registration open to those 18 and older at departments.weber.edu/ce/options/WorkshopsAtWest/Default.asp?rb=weber.edu/west.
 
Saturday (Nov. 8):  WSU Men’s Basketball vs. Western State, exhibition game, 2 p.m., Dee Events Center, $26/$23/$19/$16/$12/$10/$8/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Nov. 8): WSU Volleyball vs. Portland State, 7 p.m., Swenson Gym, $5/$3/free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500 or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Nov. 8): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play “Wit” with a cancer patient who reflects on significant life events, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, mature content, persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, ASL interpretation provided at this performance, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.

Monday (Nov. 10): Spring registration begins.
 
Monday (Nov. 10): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts Provident Living: Local Food For Thought, discussion and demonstrations involving local food, 12:30-3 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, sarahsteimel@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Tuesday (Nov. 11): Veterans Day

Tuesday (Nov. 11): WSU Davis Student Services hosts a Veterans Day celebration, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Ballroom (2750 University Park Blvd, Layton), free parking, jgrandi@weber.edu or 801-395-3443.

Tuesday (Nov. 11):  WSU’s Hall Global Entrepreneurship Program presents Kirk Chugg, founder of Haberdasher Custom Clothing, 5:30 p.m., WSU Downtown (2314 Washington Blvd., Ogden) amyhirschi1@weber.edu.

Tuesday (Nov. 11): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play “Wit” with a cancer patient who reflects on significant life events, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10/free with valid Wildcard at this performance, mature content, persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 12): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts the 10th Annual Native American Symposium to increase awareness about native students and higher education, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free and open to the public, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 12): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning and the American Democracy Project host “Powered by Pizza: Veterans,” a conversation about current issues, 12:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 404, free, lmurray@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 12): The Latter-day Saint Student Association presents its weekly devotional featuring Brett Bass, Director of the LDS Humanitarian Services Clean Water Initiative, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.P
 
Wednesday (Nov. 12): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play “Wit” with a cancer patient who reflects on significant life events, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, mature content, persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, community forum after this performance, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.

Thursday-Saturday (Nov. 13-16): WSU’s Friends of the Stewart Library host the annual book sale, see Stewart Library upcoming events page for times, Stewart Library entry, 801-626-6486 or jweeks@weber.edu.

Thursday (Nov. 13):  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., Weber County Library (5568 S. Adams Ave., Ogden) free, register at clients.utahsbdc.org/events.aspx.
 
Thursday (Nov. 13): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play “Wit” with a cancer patient who reflects on significant life events, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, mature content, persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Friday-Saturday (Nov. 14-15): WSU’s College of Applied Science & Technology hosts Parent/Daughter Engineering Day for sixth to ninth-grade girls and parents, two different sessions, Shepherd Union Ballroom C, $25 per parent/daughter team, weber.edu/engineeringday.
 
Friday (Nov. 14): WSU Women’s Basketball vs. Montana-Western, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, $7/$5/$3/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Friday (Nov. 14): WSU’s Cultural Affairs hosts The Touré-Raichel Collective, a musical group with Malian musician Vieux Farka Touré and Israeli singer/pianist Idan Raichel, 7:30 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater (2415 Washington Blvd, Ogden), $20/$15, 801-626-8500 or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Friday (Nov. 14): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play Wit where a cancer patient reflects on significant life events, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, mature content, persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Nov. 15): WSU Football vs. Northern Colorado, 1 p.m., Stewart Stadium, $32/$16/$14/$12/$10/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Nov. 15): WSU Volleyball vs. Idaho State, 7 p.m., Swenson Gym, $5/$3/free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500 or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Nov. 15): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play “Wit” with a cancer patient who reflects on significant life events, 2 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, mature content, persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Nov. 15): WSU Volleyball vs. Idaho State, 7 p.m., Swenson Gym, $5/$3/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Nov. 15): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the play “Wit” with a cancer patient who reflects on significant life events, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, mature content, persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Monday (Nov. 17-Dec. 9): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning and the Salvation Army host the Angel Tree where community members choose a recipient for holiday gifts, Shepherd Union Atrium, deadline for gifts: 12/9, mikemoon@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Monday (Nov. 17): WSU Women’s Basketball vs. Bristol University, 5 p.m., Dee Events Center, $7/$5/$3/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Monday (Nov. 17): WSU Men’s Basketball vs. Presentation College, 7:30 p.m., Dee Events Center, $26/$23/$19/$16/$12/$10/$8/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Tuesday (Nov. 18): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts the LGBT film series, “Transamerica,” a male-to-female transsexual learns she has a son, 3 p.m., Student Services Center Room 154, free, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-7243.
 
Tuesday (Nov. 18): The WSU West Center hosts “Get Started at Weber,” an information session for new, transfer and returning students, 5:30-7:30 p.m., WSU West Center Room 102 (5627 S. 3500 W., Roy), free, register at departments.weber.edu/ce/options/WorkshopsAtWest/.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 19): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Stop the Hate: Middle East Truths and Myths,” a discussion of stereotypes and misunderstandings, 11:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 19):  WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning and the American Democracy Project host “Issues Trial on Gender Equity in Pay,” 12:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, lmurray@weber.edu or 801-626-7377.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 19): The Latter-day Saint Student Association presents its weekly devotional featuring Crescendo, the Ogden Institute’s elite choir,  12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 19):  WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Safe Zone Training,” a workshop that educates participants on a variety of social-identity topics, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Student Services Center Room 154, free, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-7243.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 19): The WSU West Center hosts “Fine Tuning Your Personal Life GPS,” a workshop aimed at teaching goal setting, 4-5 p.m., WSU West Center Room 102 (5627 S. 3500 W., Roy), free, register at departments.weber.edu/ce/options/WorkshopsAtWest/Default.asp?rb=weber.edu/west.
 
Thursday-Friday (Nov. 20-22): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents Orchesis Dance Theater, dances include an interpretation of birth, life and death, various times, Browning Center Allred Theater, $25/$12/$10, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Thursday (Nov. 20): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Taboo Talks: Body Image: Set Up for Failure?” a debate discussing the different sides of body image, noon-1:15 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, free, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
Thursday (Nov. 20): WSU’s Davis Student Services hosts a smoking-cessation workshop, 1:30-2:30 p.m., WSU Davis Building 2 Room 117 (2750 University Park Blvd, Layton), free, jgrandi@weber.edu or 801-395-3443.

Friday (Nov. 21): WSU’s Toastmasters Club will meet 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Lampros Hall Room 218D, free, contact jeremyharvey@weber.edu.
 
Monday (Nov. 24): WSU Women’s Basketball vs. Cal State Fullerton, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, $7/$5/$3/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Monday (Nov. 24):  WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the WSU Guitar Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $7/$6, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Tuesday (Nov. 25): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the Browning String Quartet, Browning Center Allred Theater, $7/$6, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 26): The Latter-day Saint Student Association presents its weekly devotional featuring Brad Wilcox, author and former member of the Sunday School General Board, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (Nov. 26): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity host the LGBT Book Club, 2:30-3:30 p.m., Student Services Center Room 154, free to students who pick up a book from the LGBT Resource Center, teresaholt@weber.edu 801-626-6957.
 
Thursday-Friday (Nov. 27-28): Thanksgiving Break – campus closed
 
Contact:

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

Author:
Melissa Smith, office of Media Relations
801-626-6348 • melissasmith9@weber.edu