Monthly Events Calendar

Thursday-Friday (August 24-25): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts the Experience Weber orientation for new students, an overnight adventure at Pineview Reservoir, camping equipment provided as needed, $35, register at weber.edu/experienceweber, danielturner1@weber.edu.

Saturday (August 25): WSU Soccer vs. North Dakota State, 7 p.m., soccer field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Friday (August 25): The WSUSA hosts “Late Night at Weber!” DJ, activities, food and prizes, 8-11:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, free with valid Wildcard, incoming freshmen and transfer students welcome, taraperis@weber.edu, 801-626-7334.

Saturday (August 26): WSU Men’s Basketball hosts the Weber State Basketball Alumni Classic, 5:30 p.m., Dee Events Center, $5/ free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, weberstatesports.com.

Monday (August 28): First day of fall semester and first-block classes.

Monday-Thursday (August 28-Sept. 1): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts the American Red Cross blood drive, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom A, 801-626-7737, ccel@weber.edu.

September 2017

 

Friday (Sept. 1): WSU’s student association hosts the annual block party, “Discover Your Superpowers!” to introduce students to campus, booths, activities, food, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Stewart Bell Tower Plaza, weber.edu/blockparty/.

Friday (Sept. 1): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the “Ecstatic Solitudes” exhibition opening reception, 2017 Hurst-Artist-in-Residence Isabel Rocamora, 7 p.m., Kimball Visual Arts Center Shaw Gallery, free, cdenniston@weber.edu, 801-626-6431.

Friday (Sept. 1): WSU’s student association hosts the Foam Bash, DJ, foam pit, mechanical bull, 8:30-11:30 p.m., Wildcat Village, free with valid Wildcard ID, 801-626-7334, taraperis@weber.edu.

Saturday (Sept. 2): WSU football vs. Montana Western, 6 p.m., Stewart Stadium, $32/$16/$14/$12/$10/free for students with Wildcard ID, weberstatetickets.com.

Sunday (Sept. 3): WSU soccer vs. UCLA, 7 p.m., Wildcat Soccer Field, $3-$5, free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, public welcome, weberstatetickets.com.

Tuesday (Sept. 5): WSU Board of Trustees meeting, 9:30-11 a.m., Weber State University Davis Building 3 Room 201, (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), 801-626-6001.

Tuesday (Sept. 5): WSU’s Women’s Center hosts open house with information regarding upcoming events and involvement, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 322, free professional photo, refreshments, drawings, 801-626-6090, womenscenter@weber.edu.

Wednesday-Saturday (Sept. 6-9): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the Bonneville Chamber Music Festival, featuring chamber music concerts and educational outreach, various times and locations, weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 6): 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 Downtown (2314 Washington Blvd, Ogden), free, 801-626-7232, 1millioncups.com/ogden.

Wednesday (Sept. 6): WSU’s Money Management Center hosts its grand opening, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Shepherd Union 214 A, learn about personal finance management, free, students and faculty/staff welcome, 801-626-6080, weber.edu/moneymanagement.

Wednesday (Sept. 6): WSU’s Career Services hosts student job fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Shepherd Union Atrium, business casual dress, bring current resume, free, weber.edu/careerservices, 801-626-6393.

Wednesday (Sept. 6): 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 (Sept. 7): WSU’s College of Science hosts the “Teaching Climate Science” workshop, learn to implement the new SEEd standards, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom C, free, K-12 teachers welcome, bchristiansen2@weber.edu , weber.edu/csme/training.html.

Thursday (Sept. 7): WSU’s Department of History hosts the History Film Series, “The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari,” a hypnotist commands an unwitting patient to murder antagonists and abduct women, 7 p.m., Wildcat Theater, free, mbrower@weber.edu or 801-626-6291.

Friday-Sunday (Sept. 8-10): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a weekend Wyoming Snake River raft trip for students, $95, pre-trip meeting attendance required, information at weber.edu/outdoor/snakeriverrafttrip.html.

Friday (Sept. 8): 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/.

Tuesday (Sept. 12): WSU’s Women’s Center hosts “Generation F*: Know Your Rights!” a workshop about student state and federal rights, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, free, 801-626-6090, womenscenter@weber.edu.

Tuesday (Sept. 12): WSU volleyball vs. Utah State, team poster and autograph night, Swenson Gym, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

Wednesday (Sept. 13): WSU Career Services hosts the Career Café workshop, learn how to get a job, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Student Service Center Room 230, free, weber.edu/careerservices, 801-626-6393.

Wednesday (Sept. 13): WSU’s Student Association and the Greek Council host “Meet and Greek” to encourage student inclusivity, 1-3 p.m., Wildcat Village, taraperis@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 13): WSU volleyball vs. Utah Valley, family night, Swenson Gym, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

Thursday (Sept. 14): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Stop the Hate: Masculinity in a Feminist Era,”11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 232, slimbenkhalifa@weber.edu.

Friday (Sept. 15): WSU soccer vs. Boise State, LDSSA Night, 7 p.m., Wildcat Soccer Field, $3-$5, free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, public welcome, weberstatetickets.com.

Saturday (Sept. 16): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts a design charette open house, students from three majors who worked together to solve a design issue in 48 hours will present their work, 6 p.m., WSU Davis Building 3 Ballroom (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), weber.edu/interiordesign/forty_eight_interdisciplinary.html, 801-690-0809.

Saturday (Sept. 16): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the Weber Band Review, 10 a.m., Stewart Stadium, $5-$6, weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (Sept. 16): WSU’s Office of Cultural Affairs hosts Civic Jazz with Marcus Roberts, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, $6-$10, weberstatetickets.com.

Monday (Sept. 18): WSU Athletics hosts the Homecoming Week pep rally with Spirit Squad, Waldo, coaches and athletes, 12:45 p.m. Shepherd Union Atrium, free, taraperis@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 20): WSU Career Services hosts the Career Café workshop, learn to dress to impress, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Student Services Center Room 230, free, weber.edu/careerservices, 801-626-6393.

Wednesday (Sept. 20): WSU’s student association hosts “Chalk the Walk,” noon-3 p.m., Stewart Bell Tower Plaza, free, taraperis@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 20): WSU’s Campus Recreation Aquatics hosts the Dive-in Movie: Jaws, 7:45 p.m., Swenson Gym pool, bring towels and suits, tubes provided, free with valid Wildcat ID, rebeccamabile@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 21): WSU’s Center for Diversity & Unity hosts “Taboo Talks: Gender Rules,”5-7 p.m., Weber State University Davis Building 3 Ballroom, (2730 N. University Park Blvd., Layton), free, slimbenkhalifa@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 21): WSU’s alumni association hosts “WSU Salutes,”honoring distinguished alumni, Lindquist Alumni Center, 5 p.m., jillwalker@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 21): WSU’s Center for Community Engaged Learning hosts “The Limits of Civility,” local politicians discuss the roles of civility in modern politics, 6:30 p.m., Pleasant Valley Library (5568 S. Adams Ave., Washington Terrace, Ogden), free, weber.edu/ccel/els.html, barrettbonella@weber.edu.

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 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 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 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 with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

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