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February 17 - 23, 2019

Sunday, February 17

Nature's Ninjas

Exhibition | Home, Family, and Food

Discover how animals defend themselves against predators at Nature’s Ninjas, a new traveling exhibit at the Swaner EcoCenter. From porcupines to geckos, explore some of nature’s wildest defensive adaptations! Enjoy live animal shows during the exhibit and get up close and personal with some of nature’s most misunderstood animals.

2/17 at 10:00 am | Swaner EcoCenter | More Info


Monday, February 18

Presidents' Day

Holidays | Holiday Calendar

USU will be closed February 18 2019 in observance of Presidents' Day.

2/18, All Day | More Info

Presidents' Day

Academic Calendar | Spring Semester

No classes.

2/18, All Day | Utah State University | More Info

Paper and Clay

Exhibition

The Department of Art + Design in conjunction with the Caine College of the Arts at Utah State University is sponsoring a national juried exhibition for current BFA & MFA ceramic and printmaking students.

2/18 at 9:00 am | More Info


Tuesday, February 19

Paper and Clay

Exhibition

The Department of Art + Design in conjunction with the Caine College of the Arts at Utah State University is sponsoring a national juried exhibition for current BFA & MFA ceramic and printmaking students.

2/19 at 9:00 am | More Info

CHaSS Alumni Lunch Series: Q&A with BBC assistant TV producer

Panel Discussion/Presentation

Learn where your (CHaSS) degree can take you! As part of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences Alumni Lunch Series, Therese Grinceri (BA in English Literature, 1996), Assistant TV Producer, will speak about her experience in the work field. Enjoy a free lunch beginning at 11:45AM while meeting with esteemed CHaSS alumni.

Seating limited; please RSVP at URL listed below.

2/19 at 11:45 am | Merrill-Cazier Library | More Info

"Thoughts-Feelings-Behaviors" Workshop

Workshop/Training

Skills related to effectively modifying thoughts, utilizing emotions, and choosing behaviors will be discussed and practiced.
Sign-up by emailing capsinfo@usu.edu or calling 435-797-1012.

(Date corrected from 2/12).

2/19 at 12:30 pm | Taggart Student Center | More Info

Danish String Quartet

Arts/Entertainment

Chamber Music Society of Logan presents Danish String Quartet

2/19 at 7:30 pm | Russell/Wanlass Performance Hall | More Info


Wednesday, February 20

Paper and Clay

Exhibition

The Department of Art + Design in conjunction with the Caine College of the Arts at Utah State University is sponsoring a national juried exhibition for current BFA & MFA ceramic and printmaking students.

2/20 at 9:00 am | More Info

Nature's Ninjas

Exhibition | Home, Family, and Food

Discover how animals defend themselves against predators at Nature’s Ninjas, a new traveling exhibit at the Swaner EcoCenter. From porcupines to geckos, explore some of nature’s wildest defensive adaptations! Enjoy live animal shows during the exhibit and get up close and personal with some of nature’s most misunderstood animals.

2/20 at 10:00 am | Swaner EcoCenter | More Info

Lightning Talks

Conference/Seminar

Part of Engineering Week: Come learn from industry leaders from various engineering fields about their career journeys. Our theme this year is "Navigating the Frontiers of Engineering," be inspired while they explain why they chose to get a STEM degree and what they are doing with it today. Along with tips and insights they have gained from their careers. Free Catered food will be provided! Hosted by SWE, we encourage EVERYONE to attend, you do not want to miss it!

2/20 at 4:30 pm | Engineering Building | More Info

Writing workshop: "Tension: Tracking, Tightening, and Catharsis"

Workshop/Training

"Tension: Tracking, Tightening, and Catharsis" with Nate Hardy is this week's writing workshop. Sponsored by the USU Writing Center and Logan Library. Free individual tutoring from 6-7 p.m. Co-sponsored by the Cache Valley Community Writing Center.

2/20 at 5:00 pm | More Info

Perks of Owning Your Own Financial Planning Firm - Craig Adams

Meeting

Craig Adams the Managing Director of Adams Wealth Advisors will be speaking about his career path and the benefits of pursuing a career in financial planning.

2/20 at 7:00 pm | Huntsman Hall | More Info


Thursday, February 21

Paper and Clay

Exhibition

The Department of Art + Design in conjunction with the Caine College of the Arts at Utah State University is sponsoring a national juried exhibition for current BFA & MFA ceramic and printmaking students.

2/21 at 9:00 am | More Info

Nature's Ninjas

Exhibition

Discover how animals defend themselves against predators at Nature’s Ninjas, a new traveling exhibit at the Swaner EcoCenter. From porcupines to geckos, explore some of nature’s wildest defensive adaptations! Enjoy live animal shows during the exhibit and get up close and personal with some of nature’s most misunderstood animals.

2/21 at 10:00 am | Swaner EcoCenter | More Info

ITLS Brown Bag Presentation with Ye Liu on 2/21

Conference/Seminar

Title: Preparing to Provide Instructional Support in Higher Education

What is it like working at a college to provide instructional support for faculty members? You might become an instructional designer, an instructional technologist, a faculty development specialist, a learning experience designer, or a course developer. What are the different responsibilities among them? How do you prepare for such roles? Ye has been working in different institutions of higher education as an instructional technologist and instructional designer for 10 years and would like to share her experiences and insights.

A blurb about Ye: Ye Liu graduated from the ITLS master program. She is a Senior Instructional Designer in the Office of Distance Education at Boston University. She and her colleagues partner with faculty members to design and develop online courses for multiple online programs. Ye has also worked as an instructional technologist at another institution to provide instructional support for faculty development, technology integration, and course design/development.

2/21 at 12:00 pm | Education Building | More Info

2$ Marv n' Joe Special

Special Event

If you like the Marv n’ Joe open-faced sandwich, you have these two guys to thank: Dr. Marv Halling and Dr. Joe Caliendo. Get yours all this week at the Hub for just $2!

2/21 at 12:00 pm | Engineering Building | More Info

CHaSS Alumni Lunch Series: Lunch with a Lawyer

Panel Discussion/Presentation

As part of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences Alumni Lunch Series, Justin Huff, Attorney with Jones Day, will speak about his experience as a lawyer. Enjoy a free lunch while meeting with esteemed alumni.

Seating limited; please RSVP at URL listed below.

2/21 at 12:30 pm | Old Main | More Info

Fulbright Workshops

Workshop/Training

Fulbright U.S. Student Program: 3:00-4:00 p.m.
Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Join the USU Fulbright Advisors to learn about application tips, timelines and more.

2/21 at 3:00 pm | Distance Education Building | More Info

Water & Environmental Seminar

Conference/Seminar

Fengwei Hung, Utah State University will give a seminar presentation titled "How can learning-by-doing improve decisions in stormwater management? A Bayesian-based optimization model for planning urban green infrastructure investments".

2/21 at 4:30 pm | Engineering Laboratory | More Info

Women Supporting Women: Suffrage in the 21st Century

Arts/Entertainment

Blair Imani, Dr. Christy Glass, Feminista Jones, Dr. Ann Austin

This speaker panel features four incredible women speaking about the legacy of suffrage, intersectionality, and how women can support each other. Hors d'oeuvres will be served. Admission is free but a ticket is required. Register at cwg.usu.edu/events

2/21 at 6:00 pm | Eccles Conference Center | More Info

Center for Women & Gender panel discussion on women suffrage in the 21st century

Panel Discussion/Presentation

Women Supporting Women: Suffrage in the 21st Century - A powerhouse speaker panel includes Professor in Sociology Dr. Christy Glass. Discussion to include the legacy of suffrage, intersectionality, and how women can work to support each other. Hors-d'oeuvres will be served at a short reception following the event.

2/21 at 6:00 pm | Eccles Conference Center Auditorium | More Info

Community Night

Special Event

Community Night combines the fascinating science behind engineering with fun, hands-on activities that teach engineering principles. Come see how engineers inspire wonder by rolling around in a human Zorb Ball, launching mini rockets, or playing in the 3D sandbox. Learn about the different types of engineering by visiting the Electrical section and learning how to solder; visiting the Computer Science section and playing with the towers of Hanoi; or stopping by the Mechanical section and competing in a load test competition. Don’t forget to explore Kids Korner for exciting activities and popcorn! There’s something for everyone so come learn about engineering and bring the entire family!

2/21 at 6:30 pm | Taggart Student Center | More Info

Artificial Light at Night

Lecture/Readings | Agriculture and Natural Resources

The dark side of light pollution - its negative effects on migratory birds are beginning to be more widely recognized, but what about pollinators, predators, marine ecosystems, even the air we breathe? Come learn about the current research, conservation efforts and citizen-science opportunities!

In partnership with Tracy Aviary, Jess Cleeves of the Utah chapter of the International Dark Sky Association will be enlightening us as to the many ways that artificial light at night influences everything from wildlife behavior to air quality.

Space is limited. Be sure to register to insure your spot!

2/21 at 7:00 pm | Swaner EcoCenter | More Info


Friday, February 22

True Blue Aggie Friday

Celebration/Fair/Festival

On Fridays, we wear Aggie Blue!
Join Aggies everywhere and wear “Aggie Blue” and “Fighting White” on Friday's. Be a part of the memories and traditions at Utah State and show off your Aggie colors, your way.

Go to usu.edu/trueblue to see how you can POST, TAG & WIN prizes every week by showing off your Aggie spirit.

Be you. Be true blue.
#truebluefriday

2/22, All Day | Utah State University Campus | More Info

Paper and Clay

Exhibition

The Department of Art + Design in conjunction with the Caine College of the Arts at Utah State University is sponsoring a national juried exhibition for current BFA & MFA ceramic and printmaking students.

2/22 at 9:00 am | More Info

MHR Internship Reports

Panel Discussion/Presentation

Second-year Master of Human Resources (MHR) students report about their Summer 2018 internships. Students interested in learning about summer internships, the MHR program, and/or the specific companies are encouraged to attend. This week's presenters are:

Josh Hoffmann - USAA
Justin Larson - Ford Motor Company

2/22 at 9:30 am | Huntsman Hall | More Info

Nature's Ninjas

Exhibition | Home, Family, and Food

Discover how animals defend themselves against predators at Nature’s Ninjas, a new traveling exhibit at the Swaner EcoCenter. From porcupines to geckos, explore some of nature’s wildest defensive adaptations! Enjoy live animal shows during the exhibit and get up close and personal with some of nature’s most misunderstood animals.

2/22 at 10:00 am | Swaner EcoCenter | More Info

USU Meditation Club

Recreation

Join the Utah State University Meditation Club as we hold a weekly practice for all students, faculty, and staff. All levels welcome.

During Spring 2019, meetings will be held on the 3rd Floor of the Aggie Recreation Center (ARC) from 12:30-1:30PM on Fridays, except on holidays and/or during student recess. Occasionally, the group conducts a walking meditation outdoors.

Additionally, the club seeking new student leadership for the 2019-2020 academic year.

For more information, email usumeditationclub@gmail.com.

2/22 at 12:30 pm | Aggie Recreation Center (ARC) | More Info

Public Lecture "Building Grand Coulee Dam"

Lecture/Readings

USU Civil and Environmental Engineering Public Lecture "Building Grand Coulee Dam: The mightiest thing ever built by a man" presented by Paul Giroux at the Eccles Conference Center.

2/22 at 2:30 pm | Eccles Conference Center | More Info

Department of Biological Engineering E - Week Awards Ceremony

Ceremony/Awards

The Department of Biological Engineering invites you to attend their Awards Ceremony to recognize their outstanding faculty, students and alumnus.

2/22 at 4:30 pm | Engineering Building | More Info

Tanner Talks series: Paul Losensky, expert on Persian literature to speak

Lecture/Readings

Paul Losensky, professor of Central Eurasian Studies and Comparative Languages at Indiana University Bloomington, will present a lecture. He is an expert on Persian language and literature in primarily Iran, India and Central Asia. Free and open to the public. Part of Tanner Talks "Global Renaissance" series.

2/22 at 4:30 pm | Haight Alumni Center | More Info

Awards Dinner: – TSC Ballroom

Breakfast/Luncheon/Dinner

Awards Dinner: – TSC Ballroom

2/22 at 6:00 pm | Taggart Student Center | More Info


Saturday, February 23

Snowshoe Tour of the Preserve

Recreation

Join us for a nature walk on the Preserve! During this tour, you will learn about the history and ecology of the Preserve as well as what kinds of plants and animals you will find on the Swaner Preserve. Additionally, you will have time to search for and identify animal tracks and other signs of wildlife. This outing is appropriate for all ages and will take place on generally flat terrain with a slight uphill grade.

Snowshoes can be rented from the EcoCenter if needed - $2.50 for members, $5 for non-members

2/23 at 8:30 am | Swaner EcoCenter | More Info

Nature's Ninjas

Exhibition | Home, Family, and Food

Discover how animals defend themselves against predators at Nature’s Ninjas, a new traveling exhibit at the Swaner EcoCenter. From porcupines to geckos, explore some of nature’s wildest defensive adaptations! Enjoy live animal shows during the exhibit and get up close and personal with some of nature’s most misunderstood animals.

2/23 at 10:00 am | Swaner EcoCenter | More Info

USU Rock-n-Fossil Day

Special Event

Calling all rockhounds! USU Department of Geology invites geology enthusiasts of all ages to 2019 Rock-n-Fossil Day from 10 am-3 pm at the USU Geology Building at the northeast corner of the university Quad. Enjoy tours of the USU Geology Museum, see "Utahraptor," view demonstrations of ground water flow, look at rock samples under a microscope and participate in a fossil dig. Guests are invited to bring their "mystery" rocks, minerals, fossils and possible meteorites for identification by USU geologists. Admission is free.

2/23 at 10:00 am | Geology building | More Info

11th Annual CAAS Chili Cook-off

Student Activities

It is time for the annual USU College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences Chili Cook-Off. The event is scheduled for Saturday, February 23, 2019 and will be held at The Junction 1020 E 750 N, Logan, Utah, located at the base of Mountain View and Valley View Towers. It starts at 5:00 p.m. and goes until the food is gone!

Proceeds from this event will go to help a CAAS student, who was seriously injured in a car accident.

Parking will be available just south of The Junction in the orange lot.

2/23 at 5:00 pm | More Info

Fiesta Americas

Cultural

Latinx Student Union Annual Fiesta Americas.
Come enjoy some amazing Latin food, amazing performances and come dance!
Tickets for sale at the TSC Card Office.

If you want to come to the dance party please bring a non perishable item.
***Prices will go up at the door****
Hope to see everyone there!

2/23 at 5:30 pm | Taggart Student Center | More Info

Fiesta Americas

Cultural

Latinx Student Union Annual Fiesta Americas.
Come enjoy some amazing Latin food, amazing performances and come dance!
Tickets for sale at the TSC Card Office.

If you want to come to the dance party please bring a non-perishable item.
***Prices will go up at the door****
Hope to see everyone there!

2/23 at 5:30 pm | Taggart Student Center | More Info




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