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Saturday, February 16

10:00 am - 2:00 pm    Alternative Breaks Dodgeball Tournament

Fundraiser / Student Services

We are having a coed dodge ball tournament for all USU students! Teams will consist of 8 players. The event will be held in HPER gyms 201 and 209 on Saturday, Feb. 16, starting at 10 a.m. All teams will be guaranteed two games. Brackets will be set up for double elimination. The winning team will receive a prize. All proceeds from the tournament will be used to help USU Alternative Breaks with its spring break service trip to Hawaii. Please invite your friends to come out to support this event. It will be a lot of fun and you won't want to miss it!

HPER Building, More Info

10:00 am - 5:00 pm    "Ideas: an Exhibition"

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

"Ideas" an exhibition is the result of a collaborative project between the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art and professor Rachel Middleman's art history class. The students explored the history and ideas of conceptual art while learning about specific pieces of conceptual art in the museum's collection. This resulted in a student-curated art exhibit, free and open to the public. The opening reception is Jan. 22 at 5 p.m.

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, More Info

10:00 am - 4:00 pm    Saturdays at the Museum of Anthropology

Cultural / College of Humanities & Social Sciences

The theme for the Museum of Anthropology this week is "Anthropology of Star Trek and Star Wars" so come enjoy activities in the museum. W. Nevada College professor Daryl Frazetti is the featured guest and speaks at 1 p.m. There will be activities throughout the day. For more information go to our website ( or visit our Facebook page( and follow on Twitter (

Old Main, More Info

10:00 am - 5:00 pm    City of the Rocks Yurt Trip & Snowshoe Expedition

Recreational / Outdoor Recreation Center

Join the ORP Presidents Day Weekend (Feb. 16-18) on an exclusive snowshoe trip to the City of the Rocks in southern Idaho. See the world-famous rock structures from a pair of snowshoes while hiking on trails like Window Arch, Indian Grove, and Creekside Towers. Also, take a dip in the geothermal springs close to the park, learn about snow caving techniques, and dutch oven cooking. Along with the beautiful scenery, attendees will stay in a mongolian-style yurt among the rocks. The yurt accommodates six people, and is equipped with electricity, a wood-burning fireplace, bunk beds, and furniture; showers and flushing toilets are located about 100 feet from the yurt. Due to the limited space available, only four students can participate. Registration for the trip is open now at the ORP or by calling (435) 797-3264. The cost of the trip is $40. Food and equipment outfitting will be determined at a pre-trip meeting Wednesday, Feb. 13, at 5 p.m. in the ORP shop.

Outdoor Recreation Center, More Info

6:30 pm - 10:00 pm    9th Annual Jazz Night at the Sky Club

Fundraiser / Caine College of the Arts

The Skyroom Restaurant will be transformed into a 1930s jazz nightclub for the 9th Annual Jazz Night at the Sky Club. The evening starts with an elegant reception with silent auction, butler passed hors d'oeuvers and specialty drinks with lounge singer, followed by gourmet dinner, including fresh salad, choice of entrée and a delectable dessert. Live Big Band music performed by USU Jazz Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble and jazz vocalists, along with performances by professor emeritus Larry Smith, will rock the Sky Club to the unforgettable Jazz tunes of Glenn Miller, Bobby Darin, Ella Fitzgerald and more. The dance floor will become a hot spot for the Lindy Hop, Jitterbug and more. Free swing dance lessons will be offered one hour before the event in the TSC International Lounge provided by the USU Big Band Swing Club. Jazz Night benefits the USU Larry Smith Jazz Scholarship and is presented by USU Music Department, University Inn & Conference Center and USU Catering.

TSC, Skyroom Restaurant, More Info

7:05 pm - 9:00 pm    Men's Basketball vs. New Mexico State

Athletics / Athletics

Men's Basketball vs. New Mexico State

Dee Glen Smith Spectrum, More Info

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm    Living Legends Dance Crew

Arts & Entertainment / Student Services

Living Legends is a culturally diverse dance and entertainment show.

Chase Fine Arts Center, Kent Concert Hall, More Info