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Monday, December 2

9:00 am - 12:00 am    Blind Hollow Yurt Reservations

Student Activities / Campus Recreation

The Blind Hollow Yurt Reservations are open to everyone! Current full-time USU students will have first priority for reservations. The majority of weekends are full, but we still have plenty of week days available for reservation! For more information visit orp.usu.edu.

Outdoor Recreation Center, More Info


10:00 am - 5:00 pm    New Acquisitions 2013

Exhibit / Caine College of the Arts

This exhibit features nine recently acquired pieces of avant-garde, contemporary art that have never been displayed in the museum before. These artworks came to the museum from the late Joe Austin who died in March this year at the age of 74. This exhibit shows some of the art from Mr. Austin's personal collection from his Los Angeles homes, and it will be on display through December 10, 2013. Please note that the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov. 29 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, More Info


10:00 am - 5:00 pm    Female + Form

Exhibit / Caine College of the Arts

This selection of artwork from the museum's permanent collection embraces a diverse range of forms and showcases work by important women artists from the 1970s and 1980s. Much of the artwork displayed in the exhibit addresses issues of womanhood, femininity, and equality through experimentation in total abstraction, representations of the female body, and examples of pattern or decoration. Highlights include posters by the Guerilla Girls, an installation piece by Ilene Segalove, photography from the second wave of feminism, and abstract minimalism. Please note that the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art will be closed in observance of holidays on Nov. 28 & 29, Dec. 25, Jan. 1 & 20, 2014, and Feb. 17.

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, More Info


10:00 am - 5:00 pm    Reliefs: The Art of Woodcuts -- Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art

Exhibit / Caine College of the Arts

This selection of 22 woodcuts is displayed in the museum’s Study Center gallery and shows a wide array of techniques within this printmaking method. The prints feature traditional landscapes, abstracted nature forms, intricate Asian designs, and sharp patterns of black and white. Some of the artists featured included Paul Landacre, Karen Kunc, Marion Hyde and Werner Drewes. Each of the prints is displayed horizontally in a chest of large, industrial, glass and metal drawers allowing viewers to closely examine each piece.

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, More Info


10:00 am - 12:00 am    Biology Seminar: Sanjib Shrestha, Doctoral Dissertation Defense, Biology, USU

Seminar/Symposium / Biology

Sanjib Shrestha, doctoral student of Jon Takemoto, will present "Novel Aminoglycosides: Bioactive Properties and Mechanism of Action" as part of his dissertation defense. Refreshments will be served at 9:45 a.m. at the Logan campus.

Biology & Natural Resources building, More Info


12:30 pm - 3:00 pm    International Students Strategies for Success

Workshop / Academic Resource Center

Tutoring available and activities, strategies, and fun for international students to improve their English language and college level study skills.

Taggart Student Center, More Info


12:30 pm - 2:00 pm    Thoughts, Feeling and Behaviors

Workshop / Student Services

This workshop will help participants increase their awareness of how thoughts, feelings, and behaviors influence each other and impact well-being. Skills related to effectively modifying thoughts, utilizing emotions, and choosing behaviors will be discussed and practiced

Taggart Student Center, More Info


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm    BRIDGES (Building Relationships In Diversity Groups: Exploration and Support)

Meeting / Access & Diversity Center

The BRIDGES is a drop-in support group that is designed to provide a safe place for all multicultural and international students to share their thoughts and feelings with other students who may be having similar experiences. Students are free to discuss a variety of issues on campus or in society, such as: culture, race, ethnicity, identity,relationships, challenges, successes, etc. Staff from CAPS and the Access & Diversity Center lead discussions about topics that multicultural students bring up, and everyone can gain insight from and give support to their peers in a setting that is casual and confidential.

Taggart Student Center, More Info


2:00 pm - 4:00 pm    USU Department of Biology Fall 2013 Undergraduate Research Symposium

Seminar/Symposium / Biology

Come to the Fall 2013 Undergraduate Research Symposium and see what the department undergraduates have been studying. Refreshments will be served.

Biology & Natural Resources building, More Info