Monthly Events Calendar

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 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 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 200 years ago, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, students free with Wildcat Card, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 

April 2015


Wednesday-Saturday (April 1-4): WSU hosts the 30th annual National Undergraduate Literature Conference featuring student and contemporary authors including “The English Patient” author Michael Ondaatje, various times and locations, for more information, visit 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, WSU 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 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, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, free, 801-626-7307 or gsbe@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (April 2): WSU’s Outdoor Program offers a kayak roll session, 6:30 p.m., Swenson Gym 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 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, 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 200 years ago, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Eccles Theater, $12/$10, weberstatetickets.com or cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Saturday (April 4): The WSU Honors Program hosts the AFSP Out of the Darkness Campus Walk for Suicide Prevention, 8 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 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, all students welcome, jaysonstokes@weber.edu or 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 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 1930s 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): WSUSA hosts the annual Club Carnival, 9 a.m.-2.p.m., entertainment, food and activities, Shepherd Union Building, taraperis@weber.edu or 801-626-7334.
 
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):  WSU’s American Democracy Project hosts The Civil Liberties Forum, investigating good landlord practices in local cities, 10:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, 801-626-7737, lmurray@weber.edu.
 
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-Thursday (April 14-16):  WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts Holocaust Remembrance Week, events held at various times and locations, adrienneandrews@weber.edu or 801-626-7243.
 
Tuesday (April 14):  WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Remembering the Holocaust,” participants will share stories and experiences from the Holocaust, Shepherd Union Atrium, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
Tuesday (April 14): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Taboo Talks: Everyone Wins: Is There Value in Losing?” a discussion on winning and losing in professional and person development, 1:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, free, public welcome, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
Tuesday (April 14): WSU’s 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 Gerhard “Gad” Beck, Student Services Center 154, jaysonstokes@weber.edu or 801-626-7271.
 
Wednesday (April 15): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Genocide: What is it; Why it Matters; Why Should We Remember it?” with Stephanie Wolfe, political science professor, 10:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
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.
 
Wednesday (April 15): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts King Conversations “Utilizing Your Time During the Summer: Making Your Fun Matter,” a discussion of civic engagement activities, 1:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
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, noon, 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 1930s-era film, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, glewis@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (April 22): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “The Tunnel of Oppression,” a different scenario will be presented every 15 minutes and discussed, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 404, free, public welcome, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
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, Brigham Young University head football coach, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Friday (April 24): WSU’s Toastmasters Club, 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 Department of Interior Design hosts The Charitable Chair, restored chairs will be auctioned for the Boys & Girls Club, 6 p.m., Copper Nickel (2450 Grant Ave., Ogden) public welcome, $15, weberstatetickets.com or kristenarnold@weber.edu.
 
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.

Saturday (April 25): WSU presents the Crystal Crest Awards 2015 honoring students, faculty, administration and staff in scholarship and leadership, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, 801-626-6349 or CrystalCrest@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.
 
 
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