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Wednesday, August 28

7:00 am - 12:00 am    Green Cat Press Exhibition

Exhibit / Merril-Cazier Library

A selection of broadsides by the Green Cat Press, from the Merrill-Cazier Library's Special Collections, is on display in the Library's Atrium. Each broadside combines a literary work, such as a poem or essay, with imagery. These fine prints, many resulting from direct collaboration with well-known authors, have themes ranging from cats and nature to the metaphysical. The exhibition may be viewed during regular library hours until early September.

Merrill-Cazier Library, More Info


9:00 am - 3:00 pm    Blood Battle

Special Event / Student Services

Yearly blood drive to help the community

Taggart Student Center, More Info


10:30 am - 2:30 pm    Day on the Quad

Student Activities / USU Student Association (USUSA)

Come join a club, or two! USU's annual Day on the Quad is Wednesday, August 28, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Come check out all of the different club, organization, and business booths!

Quad, More Info


11:30 am - 12:30 pm    Information Session - Study Abroad in China

Common Hour / Other

Information session to learn about summer/semester options with visitors from USU partner school in Xi’an, China.

Old Main, More Info


3:00 pm - 4:00 pm    I HAVE A DREAM, 50th Anniversary Commemoration

Celebration Day / Access & Diversity Center

The Access & Diversity Center is excited to announce it will host a 50th anniversary celebration of 1963 civil rights March on Washington where Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his historic “I have a Dream” speech. The event will take place on Wednesday, 8/28/13, at 3:00 p.m. in the Taggart Student Center Auditorium (50 years to the day the speech was delivered). The event will feature speakers (including Assistant Vice President for Student Engagement and Diversity, Marvin Roberts and members of the Black Student Union), musical numbers, and a screening of MLK’s speech. Refreshments will be served.

TSC, Auditorium, More Info


4:30 pm - 6:00 pm    Week of Welcome BBQ

Luncheon/Dinner / USU Student Association (USUSA)

You're invited to the Week of Welcome BBQ that is sponsored by On-Campus Housing! Bring a friend and head on over to the central campus lawn for a bite to eat!

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9:00 pm - 12:00 am    80s Dance-Sponsored by ASUSU

Student Activities / Student Services

Week of Welcome 80s dance. First 100 USU students get a yellow and pink snap-back. Don't miss this event!

TSC, Evan N. Stevenson Ballroom, More Info