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Friday, September 12

10:00 am - 5:00 pm    Enchanted Modernities - Mysticism, Landscape & the American West

Exhibit / Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art

Caine College of the Arts and the Leverhulme Trust partner to highlight Theosophy, Modernism and the Arts between 1875-1960. Opening reception April 16 from 6-9 p.m. including Music Through Theosophy featuring the Fry Street Quartet.

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10:00 am - 5:00 pm    Exhibitions - 'Black Mountain College' and 'Relational Forms'

Exhibit / Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art

Black Mountain College: Shaping Craft + Design. This exhibition explores the impact of Black Mountain College on the fields of studio craft and design from the middle of the 20th century through today. Black Mountain College (1933-57) was an experimental liberal arts college located in rural North Carolina that still continues to be influential in visual, performing and literary arts. Exhibited works include ceramics, textiles, furniture, sculpture, paintings, printed material, and ephemera created by BMC students and faculty. 'Relational Forms: Robert Bliss & Anna Campbell Bliss' -- Relational Forms highlights furniture designed by Robert Bliss and the artwork of Anna Campbell Bliss, two of Utah’s most important creative minds. Residents of Salt Lake City since 1963, this is only the second time their work has been exhibited together. Beginning Sept. 1, NEHMA’s hours are as follows: Tuesday–Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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2:00 pm - 3:00 pm    An Aggie Legal Lecture -- CHaSS

Presentation/Speeches / College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Join Tom Grimmett (1965 graduate) and Nile Leatham (1981 graduate) for An Aggie Legal Lecture. Tom and Nile will be visiting from Las Vegas, Nev. They will each present for 20 minutes, followed by a 20-minute Q&A. An Aggie Ice Cream Social will follow. Nile is a member of the Nevada and Utah State Bar, the American Bar Association, and American Bankruptcy Institute. He also served as a law clerk to the Chief Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Nevada. Currently, he is the managing Shareholder and Partner at Kolesar Leatham. Tom served 21 years as a Federal Bankruptcy Trustee for the United States Bankruptcy Court and has experience as a mediator, arbitrator, special examiner, and receiver. Nile and Tom will provide updates about the legal profession and insights for those interested in pursuing a career in the legal field. Students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members are welcome to join this activity that is sponsored by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

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3:00 pm - 4:00 pm    USU Diversity in Science SACNAS opening social

Student Activities / College of Science

Join the USU SACNAS club for our opening social. Come enjoy refreshments while meeting the chapter leadership and participating faculty members. We will have information about opportunities to become an involved, active SACNAS member and the benefits involved with membership.

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6:00 pm - 12:00 am    Soccer @ Sam Houston State

Athletics / Athletics

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7:00 pm - 8:30 pm    Science Unwrapped - Chemical Attractions

Presentation/Speeches / College of Science

Inquiring minds of all ages are invited to enjoy a public, science outreach event. Featured speaker is USU chemist Lisa Berreau. Admission is free. Refreshments and hands-on learning activities follow the talk.

Eccles Science Learning Center Auditorium, More Info