Monthly Events Calendar

Sunday (Aug. 19): WSU Soccer vs. University of Utah, 8 p.m., soccer field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Thursday-Friday (Aug. 23-24): WSU 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.

Friday (Aug. 24): WSU 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.edufacebook.com/wildcattoastmastersclub/.

Friday (Aug. 24): WSUSA hosts “Late Night at Weber!” DJ, activities, food and prizes, 8-11 p.m., Wildcat Village, free with valid Wildcard, incoming freshmen and transfer students welcome, taraperis@weber.edu, 801-626-7334.

Saturday (Aug. 24): WSU Soccer vs. Nevada, 8 p.m., soccer field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Monday (Aug. 27): First day of fall semester and first-block classes.

Thursday (Aug. 30): WSU Soccer vs. North Texas, 8 p.m., soccer field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Friday (Aug. 31): WSU student association hosts the annual Block Party, “Saved by the Bell Tower!” to introduce students to campus, booths, activities, food, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Stewart Bell Tower Plaza, weber.edu/blockparty/.

Friday (Aug. 31): WSUSA hosts Foam Bash, DJ, foam pit, slip n’ slide, 8:30-11:30 p.m., University Village, free with valid Wildcard ID, ages 17+ welcome, no children please, Dee Events Center parking available, 801-626-7334, malackmouhammad@weber.edu.

September 2018

 

Monday (Sept. 3): Labor Day – campuses closed.

Tuesday (Sept. 4): WSU’s Dumke College of Health Professions hosts the Ezekiel R. & Katherine W. Dumke Center for Interprofessional Education in Health Care building grand opening, 2-4 p.m., 2:15 p.m. remarks and ribbon cutting, self-guided tours, free, parking available in lots A6 and W5, healthprofessions@weber.edu, 801-626-6136.

Wednesday – Saturday (Sept. 5-8): 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. 5): WSU’s Office of Undergraduate Research hosts a research-proposal workshop, 1-2 p.m., Stewart Library Room 109, free, 801-626-8541, weber.edu/our/workshops.html.

Thursday (Sept. 6): 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, refreshments, drawings, free, 801-626-6090, womenscenter@weber.edu.

Friday-Sunday (Sept. 7-9): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a High Uintas rock climbing trip, Ruth Lake, Utah, $100, register at weber.edu/outdoor.

Tuesday (Sept. 11): WSU’s Sustainability Practices and Research Center and the Center for Community Engaged Learning host the Engaged Learning Series, “Matter of Fact: Lands of the West,” panel discussion about public lands and native people, noon-1:30 p.m., Wildcat Theater, free, amulder@weber.edu,  weber.edu/ccel/els.html.

Wednesday (Sept. 12): WSU’s Department of Foreign Languages hosts the Fall 2018 World Film Series: Origins & Destinies, “Louis Cyr,” film detailing Canadian bodybuilder, 12:30 p.m., Elizabeth Hall Room 229, free, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 13): 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.

Thursday (Sept. 13): WSU’s Office of Undergraduate Research hosts a research-proposal workshop, 1-2 p.m., Stewart Library Room 109, 801-626-8541, weber.edu/our/workshops.html.

Thursday (Sept. 13): WSU’s Department of History hosts the film series The Great War and Screen Memory, “J'accuse,” a shell-shocked infantryman is driven insane by war, 6 p.m., Wildcat Theater, free, mbrower@weber.edu or 801-626-6291.

Friday-Sunday (Sept. 14-16): WSU men’s and women’s tennis hosts the Weber State Wildcat Invitational, various times, Edman Tennis Courts, weberstatesports.com.

Friday-Sunday (Sept. 14-16): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a weekend Wyoming Snake River raft trip for students, $100, pre-trip meeting attendance required, information at weber.edu/outdoor/snakeriverrafttrip.html.

Friday (Sept. 14): WSU’s Wildcat Toastmasters Club, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Room 210, learn new speaking and leadership skills, free, contact wildcattoastmasters@weber.edu, facebook.com/wildcattoastmastersclub/.

Friday (Sept. 14): WSU soccer vs. UC Santa Barbara, 7:30 p.m., soccer field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Friday (Sept. 14): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the biannual faculty exhibition opening reception, 7 p.m., Kimball Visual Arts Center Shaw Gallery, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Friday (Sept. 14): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the Sean Jones Quartet, a jazz tribute to Miles Davis, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center, $20/$8, weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Saturday (Sept. 15): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts an Ogden River cleanup, various times and locations, free, register at weber.edu/outdoor.

Saturday (Sept. 15): WSU volleyball vs. BYU, Swenson Gymnasium, 2 p.m., $7/$5/$3/ free to WSU students + four student guests with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

Saturday (Sept. 15): WSU football vs. South Dakota, 6 p.m., Stewart Stadium, $32/$16/$14/$12/$10/free for students + 4 student guests with Wildcard ID, weberstatetickets.com.

Saturday (Sept. 15): WSU’s College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology hosts a design charrette 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.

Tuesday (Sept. 18): WSU hosts the Allen Holmes Diversity Symposium, "It's All in Your Head: Mental Health, Identity, and Athletics," keynote speaker and former professional basketball player Chamique Holdsclaw will address mental health and athletics, 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, Shepherd Union Ballroom, free,  andreahernandez2@weber.edu.

Tuesday (Sept. 18): WSU’s Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities hosts the Hurst Artist-in-Residence, Tyehima Jess, 2017 Pulitzer prize in poetry winner, 6 p.m. reception, 7 p.m. presentation, St. Joseph Catholic High School (1790 Lake Street, Ogden), weberstatetickets.com, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Tuesday (Sept. 18): WSU hosts the Allen Holmes Diversity Symposium, “It's All in Your Head: Mental Health, Identity, and Athletics,” keynote speaker and former professional basketball player Chamique Holdsclaw will address mental health and athletics, 10 a.m., Shepherd Union Ballroom, free,  andreahernandez2@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 19): WSU Honor’s Program hosts “Food for Thought - Out of the Darkness” domestic violence awareness panel discussion, 12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Room 321, free, weber.edu/honors.

Wednesday (Sept. 19): WSU’s College of Social & Behavioral Sciences hosts the Classical Greek Theatre Festival, Sophocles play “Women of Trachis,” Deianeria suffers the betrayal of her husband, 7:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater, westminstercollege.edu/greek_theatre, kmackay@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 20): WSU’s Women’s Center hosts “Generation F*: Know Your Rights!” discussion on students’ rights under federal law and university policy, 3 p.m., Shepherd Union Room 316.

Thursday (Sept. 20): WSU’s Center for the Study of Poverty & Inequality hosts “Not a Scam After All,” Ogden resident Ben Taylor will discuss his experience with a novice Liberian photographer turned humanitarian, noon, Wattis Business Building Smith Lecture Hall, mvaughan@weber.edu.

Friday (Sept. 21): WSU soccer vs. Southern Utah, 7:30 p.m., soccer field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Saturday (Sept. 22): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a stand-up paddleboard day, Causey Reservoir, $40, register at weber.edu/outdoor.

Saturday (Sept. 22): WSU football vs. Northern Colorado, 6 p.m., Stewart Stadium, $32/$16/$14/$12/$10/free for students + 4 student guests with Wildcard ID, weberstatetickets.com.

Sunday – Saturday (Sept. 23-29): WSU’s Stewart Library displays a collection of previously banned books as part of Banned Book Week, Stewart Library, ernestohernandez@weber.edu.

Sunday (Sept. 23): WSU Soccer vs. Northern Arizona, 1 p.m., soccer field, free, weberstatesports.com.

Tuesday (Sept. 25): WSU hosts "Hispanics: One Endless Voice to Enhance our Traditions" as part of Hispanic Heritage Month, Dolores Huerta, labor leader and civil rights activist, 6-7:30 p.m., Shepherd Union Ballrooms, teresamartinez1@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 26): WSUSA hosts “Finding Dino Dana,” Snap Chat scavenger hunt, free for students, prizes, coltonbell@weber.edu.

Wednesday (Sept. 26): WSU’s Department of Foreign Languages hosts the Fall 2018 World Film Series: Origins & Destinies, “Mi Familia/My Family,” film detailing generations of a family in Mexico and East Los Angeles, 12:30 p.m., Elizabeth Hall Room 229, free, cdenniston@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 27): WSU’s Sustainability Practices and Research Center hosts a peer-to-peer fix-it workshop, Shepherd Union Atrium, bring a broken item to fix and receive coaching, noon-3 p.m., free, bchristiansen2@weber.edu.

Thursday (Sept. 27): WSU volleyball vs. Idaho, Swenson Gymnasium, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/ free to WSU students + four student guests with Wildcard ID, 801-626-8500, weberstatetickets.com.

Friday-Sunday (Sept. 28-30): WSU’s Outdoor Program hosts a desert mountain biking trip, Gooseberry Mesa, Hurricane, Utah, $120, register at weber.edu/outdoor.

Friday (Sept. 28): WSU’s Wildcat Toastmasters Club, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Stewart Library Room 210, learn new speaking and leadership skills, free, contact wildcattoastmasters@weber.edu, facebook.com/wildcattoastmastersclub/.

Saturday (Sept. 29): WSU volleyball vs. Eastern Washington, Swenson Gymnasium, 7 p.m., $7/$5/$3/ free to WSU students + four student guests 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