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Saturday, April 27

9:00 am - 11:00 am    SOUP-er 5k & Fun Run

Fundraiser / Health, Physical Education and Recreation

Souper Fun Run & 5K on Saturday, April 27, @ Mantua Reservior. Registration will be available online soon. Lots of prizes! 5K @ 9:00am: $15 - includes T-shirt; $10 - *without T-shirt. Fun Run @ 10:30am: $5 - Individual; $15 - Family. Super Hero costumes are strongly encouraged for fun run participants. ***ALL PROCEEDS WILL BE DONATED TO THE ACTS VI SOUP KITCHEN IN BRIGHAM CITY.***

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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.

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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 "World Dance and Music" so come enjoy activities in the museum throughout the day. For more information go to our website ( or visit our Facebook page( and follow on Twitter (

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11:00 am - 4:00 pm    LUX: Light and Space Art from the Museum's Collection

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

This exhibit includes 17 paintings, photographs, and sculptures from the museum's collection exploring how artists have used light as a medium or subject matter. Several large pieces focus on artists who are considered to be the leaders of the light and space art movement of the 1970s. The artists in this exhibit bring up philosophical issues about how the brain perceives the world, and these artworks expand the ideas of what materials are actually considered to be art. Seven new pieces are included in this exhibit which have never been on display in the museum before. At the same time, this work creates enchanting experiences of color, shadow, and shape that are sure to entertain all ages. The exhibit also includes one of the most significant artworks in the museum's collection: a Plexiglas disc installation by Robert Irwin.

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11:00 am - 4:00 pm    Industrial Ethos: Photography by Chris Dunker

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

Northern Utah-based photographer Chris Dunker presents 21 selections of his work in the exhibit, "Industrial Ethos." These loaned photographs address the culture of industry and how industry appears over time. Dunker's fascination with urban decay provides a dystopian look at the modern, optimistic attitude of industry and manufacturing that has marked the progress and historical significance of northern Utah. Also included in the exhibit are antique books and photographs from Dunker's personal collection that document some of the earliest industrial breakthroughs such as steam turbines and generators. Certain industries, local to Cache Valley and the northern Utah region, are featured in the exhibit, including ICON Health and Fitness, Thermo Fisher, Nucor Steel, and Sirtec Plastics.

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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm    Earth Day Celebration at the Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter

Special Event / Other

Celebrate our beautiful planet with a fun afternoon at Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter. We'll have lots of activities and displays for the whole family. Scavenger hunts on the Swaner trails will get you outside and enjoying mother nature, information tables from organizations such as Recycle Utah and Utah State University Extension Sustainability will provide you with information on how to protect and conserve our valuable resources, and indoor activities will help you better understand and appreciate our environment.

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5:30 pm - 8:30 pm    Spring Fling All Sorority Carnival

Fair/Festival / Multiple Sponsors

Come one, Come all! To our First Annual Spring Fling Sorority Carnival! Hosted by the Utah State Sorority Women of Alpha Chi Omega, Kappa Delta, and Theta Nu Xi. The Carnival starts at 5:30 pm and ends at 8:30 pm right before PoBev! It will be a fun evening of FREE carnival delicacies, games, open viewing of the sorority houses, and an appearance by DJ Tank! Come get to know the sorority women on campus! Males, Females, Faculty, Staff, and Alumni are all welcome!

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