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Tuesday, September 1

9:00 am - 3:00 pm    USU and American Red Cross Blood Battle

Special Event / Val. R. Christensen Service Center

Help USU triumph over BYU, UVU, Weber, Westminster, and Dixie in the number of pints of blood donated in one week! Brought to you by Aggie Health and the American Red Cross. Stop by the TSC Lounges when you have a free moment, or click on the link to make an appointment online.

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10:00 am - 5:00 pm    Transcendence: Abstraction and Symbolism in the American West

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

Sept. 1, 2015 – May 7, 2016 Highlighting works from the NEHMA Collection, this exhibition explores how artists in the American West have employed the use of abstraction and symbolism over the past century and specifically how this region has provided inspiration for their creative output. Complementing the Abstraction and the Dreaming exhibition, Transcendence highlights art made by both European descendants who came to the America West and art created by those indigenous to the area.

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7:00 pm - 8:30 pm    A Light on the Hill

Special Event / College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Celebrate the start of the school year with the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at the annual A Light on the Hill. Light refreshments from 7:00-7:45 PM, convocation begins at 7:45 PM. Join us at the amphitheater on Old Main Hill. Whether you are learning the world's languages and cultures, exploring answers to great questions of why we do the things we do, investigating what motivates us to be good or how to communicate who we are and what we believe to others, you are a member of the college that studies people. you are part of a community of scholars. So come meet some of them - especially the weirdos. The twilight reception is an opportunity to kick off the school year with Dean John C. Allen, CHaSS faculty members, club organizers, and new and returning students who share a passion for knowledge found within the liberal arts.

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