Monthly Events Calendar

Sunday (Jan. 14): WSU men’s tennis vs. Southern Utah, 11 a.m., Ogden Athletic Club (1221 E. 5800 S., South Ogden), free, weberstatesports.com.

Monday (Jan. 15): Martin Luther King Day – campus closed.

Wednesday (Jan. 17): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts weekly Ogden Dawn Patrol back country skiing (continues until March 30), 4:30 a.m., WSU Outdoor Program, free, 801-626-6373, outdoorprogram@weber.edu, weber.edu/outdoor/Ogden-dawnpatrol.html.

Thursday (Jan. 18): WSU men’s basketball vs. Sacramento State, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, $26/$23/$19/$16/$12/$10/$8/free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500 or weberstatetickets.com.

Friday (Jan. 19): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest, students are tasked with pouring a bowl of cereal using unconventional mechanisms, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, danadellinger@weber.edu.

Friday (Jan. 19): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the annual juried student art exhibit opening reception, 7 p.m., Kimball Visual Arts Center Shaw Gallery, free, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Friday (Jan. 19): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the 18th Annual Gospel Music Festival, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center Austad Auditorium, free, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (Jan. 20):  WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts “Intro to Back Country Touring,”  course designed to introduce ski-touring basics, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Ben Lomond Peak, $25/$45, 801-626-6373 or weber.edu/outdoor/intro_to_backcountry_touring.html.

Saturday (Jan. 20): WSU men’s basketball vs. Portland State, 7 p.m., Dee Events Center, $26/$23/$19/$16/$12/$10/$8/free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500 or weberstatetickets.com.

Monday (Jan. 22): WSU’s Department of History hosts the History Film Series, “Metropolis,” the son of a city's mastermind falls in love with a working-class prophetess who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, mbrower@weber.edu, 801-626-6291.

Wednesday (Jan. 24): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts weekly Ogden Dawn Patrol back country skiing (continues until March 30), 4:30 a.m., WSU Outdoor Program, free, 801-626-6373, outdoorprogram@weber.edu, weber.edu/outdoor/Ogden-dawnpatrol.html.

Wednesday (Jan. 24): WSU hosts “The Forging of American Technology and Art,” John Kasson, author and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill history professor, 12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Room 321, free, weber.edu/ccel/els.html.

Thursday (Jan. 25): WSU hosts “Trials of Civility in the 19th-Century American City,” John Kasson, author and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill history professor, noon, Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, free, weber.edu/ccel/els.html.

Thursday (Jan. 25): WSU’s College of Science hosts the Teacher Twilight Series, “Observational Astronomy,” observe the story of the universe through hands-on astrophotography, 4:30-7 p.m., Tracy Hall observation deck, weber.edu/csme/training.

Thursday (Jan. 25): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts “Winter Trails Series 1-Wheeler Creek Trail,” snowshoe hike, contact Outdoor Program for time, free, register at weber.edu/outdoor/winter-trails-series.html or 801-626-6373.

Friday (Jan. 26): WSU’s Wildcat Toastmasters Club, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Room 320, learn new speaking and leadership skills, free, contact wildcattoastmasters@weber.edu, facebook.com/wildcattoastmastersclub/.

Saturday (Jan. 27): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts WSU Ski Day at Powder Mountain, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Powder Mountain Resort 6695 East Powder Mountain Road, Eden), $43 with valid Wildcard ID, tickets must be purchased at select WSU locations, weber.edu/outdoor/WSU-ski-day-PowderMt.html, 801-626-6373.

Saturday (Jan. 27): WSU women’s basketball vs. Idaho State, 2 p.m., Dee Events Center, $5/$3/free to WSU students with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

Wednesday (Jan. 31): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts weekly Ogden Dawn Patrol back country skiing (continues until March 30), 4:30 a.m., WSU Outdoor Program, free, 801-626-6373, outdoorprogram@weber.edu, weber.edu/outdoor/Ogden-dawnpatrol.html.

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