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Wednesday, April 26

10:00 am - 4:00 pm    Small Wonders

Exhibit / Cooperative Extension

Visit this creepy, crawly new exhibit to discover something new about the most common life form on earth; insects! From Mormon crickets to bark beetles and fireflies to honey bees, insects impact our lives in countless ways.

Swaner EcoCenter, More Info


11:30 am - 1:00 pm    Communicating Science Series

Lecture & Readings / Ecology Center

Communicating Science is an interdisciplinary series in which we explore how to effectively communicate science to diverse audiences using diverse media. On April 26, 2017 Michelle Baker and Mark Brunson will present, “Translational Ecology: Communicating Science for Action.”

Merrill-Cazier Library, More Info


11:30 am - 12:20 pm    Campus Meditation

Student Activities / Student Club/Organization

We will have group meditation that is open to all, regardless of experience. There will be guidance for beginners and support for folks that have a practice. We explore different mindfulness techniques that lead to mental clarity, self-knowledge, and present-moment awareness. It is a refuge within a busy campus.

Taggart Student Center, More Info


11:40 am - 1:00 pm    USU Neurodiversity Group

Workshop / Psychology

Do you have ADHD? A learning disability (LD)? Another psychological or cognitive condition? Or, are you interested in learning more about them? Join the USU Neurodiversity group! Make friends & form support networks! We will discuss: Overcoming Stereotypes, Navigating Social and Romantic Relationships, Adaptive Study Skills, Self-Advocacy, Self-Esteem, Managing Symptoms, and Academic and Professional Success Students, staff, and faculty are WELCOME AND ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND!!Please feel free to bring your lunch with you

Merrill-Cazier Library, More Info


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

Seminar/Symposium / Biology

Come support students from the department of Biology as they present their research projects to the public. All are invited to attend. Refreshments will be provided.

Eccles Conference Center, More Info


3:30 pm - 4:30 pm    Religious Studies Program Book Launch and Celebration

Lecture & Readings / History

Three authors of new books and faculty members in the Religious Studies program will each present their new publications, followed by a Q&A. Authors are: Philip Barlow, author of "The Oxford Handbook of Mormonism" (2015); Ravi Gupta, author of "The Bhagavata Purana: Selected Readings" (2016); and Dominic Sur, author of "Entering the Way of the Great Vehicle: Dzogchen as the Culmination of the Mahayana" (2017). Refreshments will be served; all are invited

Old Main, More Info


5:00 pm - 7:00 pm    College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences Closing Social

Student Activities / College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences

Come enjoy free food, volleyball and swing dancing on the Patio at the AGRS Building. It's a great opportunity to take a break from studying! We will have a volley ball tournament going on so if you would like to be apart of a team come and sign up the night of.

Agricultural Science Building, More Info


7:30 pm - 9:00 pm    Symphony Orchestra

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

See the USU Symphony Orchestra featuring special guests John Miller and Dennis Hirst

Chase Fine Arts Center, Morgan Theatre, More Info