Monthly Events Calendar

Tuesday (Jan. 27): WSU hosts the LGBT Resource Center grand opening, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., speakers, refreshments and LGBT program information, free, public welcome, Student Services Center 154, jaysonstokes@weber.edu or 801-626-7271.
 
Tuesday (Jan. 27): WSU’s LGBT Resource Center and the Gay-Straight Alliance host a showing and discussion of  “Prayers for Bobby,” a film about activist Mary Griffith, 3 p.m., Student Services Center 154, jaysonstokes@weber.edu or 801-626-7271.
 
Wednesday (Jan. 28):  WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts weekly Ogden Dawn Patrol cross country skiing (continues until April 8), 4:30 a.m., WSU Outdoor Program, free, public welcome 801-626-6373 or outdoorprogram@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Jan. 28): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts the Spring Volunteer Fair, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Atrium, free, contact jennyframe@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Wednesday (Jan. 28): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts Powered by Pizza: Digital Identity, a discussion about digital identity, 11 a.m., free, bring a copy of the New York Times, lmurray@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Wednesday (Jan. 28): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Stop the Hate: Embracing Invisible Illnesses: The Truth about Schizophrenia, Depression, Bipolar and ADHD,” a discussion on mental health and understanding, 11:30 a.m., free, public welcome, Shepherd Union Room 232, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
Wednesday (Jan. 28): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring Randy Bird, former seminary and institute instructor, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (Jan. 28): WSU’s LGBT Resource Center hosts the Transgender 101 workshop to explore topics such as gender expression and identity, 2:30-4:30 p.m.,  Student Services Center 154, free, public welcome, jaysonstokes@weber.edu or 801-626-7271.
 
Wednesday (Jan. 28): WSU Davis hosts the Construction Management Technology career fair, 3:30 p.m.-8 p.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Ballroom, (2750 North University Park Blvd., Layton), free, ksdoutre@weber.edu or 801-626-8677.
 
Thursday (Jan. 29): WSU’s Ralph Nye Lecture Series presents Jodi Holmgren, director of Marketing and Business Development at James & Co., noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, free, 801-626-7307 or weber.edu/sbe
 
Thursday (Jan. 29):  WSU’s LGBT Resource Center 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, public welcome, jaysonstokes@weber.edu or 801-626-7271.
 
Thursday (Jan. 29): WSU Women’s Basketball vs. North Dakota, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, $7/$5/$3/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Friday (Jan. 30): 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 (Jan. 31): WSU’s Men’s Tennis vs. Missouri-Kansas City, 10 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E 5800 S, South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Saturday (Jan. 31):  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 (Jan. 31): WSU Women’s Basketball vs. Northern Colorado, 2 p.m., Dee Events Center, $7/$5/$3/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Jan. 31): WSU’s Men’s Tennis vs. Nebraska-Omaha, 3 p.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E 5800 S, South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 

February 2015

 
 Tuesday (Feb. 3): WSU’s Men’s Tennis vs. St. Mary College, 11 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Tuesday (Feb. 3):  WSU’s Stewart Library hosts the “Weber Reads” book club featuring “The Efficacy of Literature for Children: Why We All Should Read Charlotte’s Web,” 12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Hetzel-Hollein Room, free, open to public, reading materials provided, kmackay@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 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 (Feb. 4): WSU hosts Wildcat Welcome, an open house to help prospective students with applications and scholarships, 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 3:30-6 p.m., Shepherd Union, weber.edu/GetIntoWeber/ScholarshipDay.html.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 4): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring Ron Gunnell, Mormon Tabernacle Choir coordinator, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Thursday (Feb. 5): WSU’s Goddard School of Business & Economics hosts the Ralph Nye Executive Lecture Series, speaker Jeff Arnold, Northern Utah Corporate Alliance president, noon, Wattis Business Building. Smith Lecture Hall, free, 801-626-7307 or gsbe@weber.edu.
 
Saturday (Feb. 7):  WSU’s Department of Visual Arts and the Shaw Gallery host Snow Days, an opportunity for families to tour the gallery and create art/craft projects, 10 a.m.-noon, Kimball Visual Art Center Shaw Gallery, free, public welcome, cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Saturday (Feb. 7): WSU’s College of Applied Science & Technology hosts the northern Utah MATHCOUNTS competition, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom C, free, public welcome, 801-626-7552 or danadellinger@weber.edu.
 
Saturday (Feb. 7): WSU’s Outdoor program hosts the Weber State Boulder Competition, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Stromberg Complex climbing wall, free, public welcome, outdoorprogram@weber.edu or weber.edu/outdoor/weber-state-collegiatebouldercomp.html.
 
Saturday (Feb. 7): WSU Women’s Basketball vs. Idaho State, 2 p.m., Dee Events Center, $7/$5/$3/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Tuesday-Friday (Feb. 10-13): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts the American Red Cross blood drive, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Shepherd Union ballroom A, public welcome, mikemoon@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.

Monday (Feb. 9): WSU's Geography Department, along with WSU's Amnesty International Club, Geography Club, Anthropology Club, the Center for Diversity & Unity and Black Scholars United hosts Dut Bior, founder and CEO of SOAP International, "Lost Boy of the Sudan", 6-8 p.m., Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome. 
 
Tuesday (Feb. 10): WSU hosts “Day at the Capitol,” students will present their research and projects to legislators, Utah State Capitol (350 North State Street, Salt Lake City), weber.edu/our/dayatcapitol.html.
 
Tuesday (Feb. 10): WSUSA Convocations hosts Ndaba Mandela, chairman of Africa Rising Generation and grandson of Nelson Mandela, “From Prisoner to President, the Mandela Legacy Lives On,” noon, Shepherd Union Ballrooms, free, public welcome, taraperis@weber.edu or weber.edu/StudentInvolvement/convocations.html.
 
Tuesday (Feb. 10): The WSU West Center hosts “Financial Aid 101,” an information session on scholarships and financial aid, 12:30-1:30 p.m., WSU West Center Room 102 (5627 S. 3500 W., Roy), simulcast at WSU Davis and Morgan Center, free, register at weber.edu/west.
 
Tuesday (Feb. 10):  WSU’s Hall Global Entrepreneurship Program presents Matt Frisbie, founder and CEO of Chief MO marketing company, 6 p.m., Wattis Building.  Room 203, amyhirschi1@weber.edu.
 
Tuesday (Feb. 10): WSU’s Department of History and Asian Studies host the 2015 WSU Film Festival featuring Ernst Lubitsch’s film The Oyster Princess, the story of a woman who tries marry a well-to-do man, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, glewis@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 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
 
Wednesday (Feb. 11): WSU’s Women’s Tennis vs. Idaho State, 11:30 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 11): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring Brett Blake, business leader and entrepreneur, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 11):  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., Ogden City Business Information Center, AmeriCan Complex (2036 Lincoln Ave., Ste. 105, Ogden) free, register at clients.utahsbdc.org/events.aspx.
 
Thursday (Feb. 12): WSU’s Goddard School of Business & Economics hosts the Ralph Nye Executive Lecture Series, speaker Darrell van Amen, HomeStreet Bank CEO and vice president, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, free, 801-626-7307 or gsbe@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (Feb. 12): WSU’s Men’s Basketball vs. Southern Utah, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, $26/$23/$19/$16/$12/$10/$8/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Friday-Monday (Feb. 13-16): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Cooperative Presidents Day Back Country Yurt Trip, Bloomington Canyon, Idaho, $100/$80, prior experience and pre-trip meeting attendance required, outdoorprogram@weber.edu or weber.edu/outdoor/presidentsday-backcountryyurttrip.html.
 
Friday (Feb. 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.
 
Friday (Feb. 13): WSU Hockey vs. BYU, 7 p.m., Weber County Ice Sheet, $5/$3, weberstatehockey.com.
 
Friday (Feb. 13): WSU Cultural Affairs hosts On Ensemble, combining ancient Japanese taiko instruments with contemporary influences, 7:30 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater (2415 Washington Blvd. Ogden,) $20/$15, 801-626-6570, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Feb. 14): WSU’s Men’s Basketball vs. Northern Arizona, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, $26/$23/$19/$16/$12/$10/$8/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Monday (Feb. 16): President’s Day – campus closed.
 
Tuesday (Feb. 17):  WSU’s Stewart Library hosts the “Weber Reads” book club discussing “Garth Williams – Illustrator of Charlotte’s Web,” 12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Hetzel-Hollein Room, free, open to public, reading materials provided, kmackay@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 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 (Feb. 18): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts “Powered by Pizza: Role of Evolution in Education,” 11 a.m., Shepherd Union Lair, free, public welcome, bring New York Times, lmurray@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 18): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring Chris Stewart, Utah congressman, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 18): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts hosts Winter Choirfest, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Thursday (Feb. 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 154, jaysonstokes@weber.edu or 801-626-7271.
 
Thursday (Feb. 19): WSU’s Goddard School of Business & Economics hosts the Ralph Nye Executive Lecture Series, speaker Janelle Page, KickFire co-founder and CEO, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, free, 801-626-7307 or gsbe@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (Feb. 19):  WSU’s Shaw Gallery Film Series presents “Pump,” a film discussing fuel use in the USA, 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater (2415 Washington Blvd, Ogden), free, public invited, cdenniston@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (Feb. 19): WSU Women’s Basketball vs. Montana State, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, $7/$5/$3/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Friday (Feb. 20): The WSU Walker Institute of Politics & Public Service and the WSU Women’s Center host “Elect Her: Weber State Women Win,” a workshop involving hands-on campaigning skills, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Hurst Center Dumke Hall, free, lunch included, register by Feb. 6 at weber.edu/womenscenter/elect-her.html.
 
Friday (Feb. 20): 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. 21):  WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts “Intro to Back Country Touring,”  course designed to introduce ski-touring basics, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Mt. Ben Lomond, $20-$50, 801-626-6373 or weber.edu/outdoor/Introduction_to_back_country_touring.html.
 
Saturday (Feb. 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 (2314 Washington Blvd., Ogden) free, register at clients.utahsbdc.org/events.aspx.
 
Saturday (Feb. 21): WSU’s College of Applied Science & Technology hosts the FIRST Tech Challenge Robotics Utah State Championship, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Swenson Gym, free, public welcome, 801-626-7552 or utftc@weber.edu.
 
Saturday (Feb. 21): WSU Women’s Basketball vs. Montana, 2 p.m., Dee Events Center, $7/$5/$3/free, weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Feb. 21): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the musical “Damn Yankees” with a baseball fan who sells his soul for his team, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Allred Theater, $12/$10, American Sign Language interpretation at this performance, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Feb. 21): WSU’s Department of Performing Arts presents the WSU Wind Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $7/$6, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Saturday (Feb. 21): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts “Concert for Adrian,” a memorial scholarship fundraiser, 7:30 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater (2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden), $10 minimum donation, ccel@weber.edu or 801-626-7737.
 
Monday-Wednesday (Feb. 23-25): WSU’s 18th Annual Storytelling Festival featuring national and local storytellers, various times and locations, weber.edu/storytelling, story@weber.edu or 801-626-7222.
 
Tuesday (Feb. 24): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Picking for Perfection:  A Contemporary Eugenics Movement,” 1:30-2:45 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, free, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.

Tuesday (Feb. 24): WSU’s Department of History and Asian Studies host the 2015 WSU Film Festival featuring Ernst Lubitsch’s film Die Berg Katz (The Mountain Cat) the story of a woman at odds with the local gendarmerie, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, public welcome, glewis@weber.edu.

Tuesday (Feb. 24): 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, WSU student night, free admission with valid Wildcard, cdenniston@weber.edu or weberstatetickets.com.
 
Wednesday, Friday-Sunday (Feb. 25, 27-29): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the AIARE Avalanche 1 Course – Yurt Based “Decision Making in Avalanche Terrain,” various locations, $350/$250, outdoorprogram@weber.edu or weber.edu/outdoor/AIARE-avalanche1-course.html.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 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 (Feb. 25): WSU’s American Democracy Project hosts Deliberative Democracy Day, WSU community members will discuss minimum wage in group and panel discussions, 10:30 a.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, free, public welcome, lmurray@weber.edu.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 25): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Stop the Hate: Family Values: Recognizing LGBT Relationships,” 11:30 a.m., free, public welcome, Shepherd Union Room 232, teresaholt@weber.edu or 801-626-6957.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 25): The Latter-day Saint Student Association hosts a devotional for young adults featuring Winn Stanger, WSU Career Services Center director, 12:30 p.m., Ogden LDS Institute of Religion (1302 Edvalson St., Ogden), free, 801-621-1800.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 25):  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.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 25): WSU’s West Center hosts the workshop “Prepare to be Hired! The Entire Job Search Process,” 4 p.m., WSU West Center Room 102 (5627 S. 3500 W., Roy), register at weber.edu/west or 801-689-4978.
 
Wednesday (Feb. 25): 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.
 
Thursday (Feb. 26): WSU’s Goddard School of Business & Economics hosts the Ralph Nye Executive Lecture Series, speaker John Lockett, Sarken Nutrition Corporation CEO and president, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, free, 801-626-7307 or gsbe@weber.edu.
 
Thursday (Feb. 26): 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.
 
Thursday (Feb. 26): WSU’s College of Social & Behavioral Sciences hosts the Distinguished Lecture Series, “The Transnational History of the First World War,” Jay Winter, Yale historian, 7:15 p.m., WSU Hurst Center Dumke Legacy Hall, free, public welcome, jblittle@weber.edu.
 
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.
 
Thursday (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.
 
 
 

 
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