7:00 am - 11:55 pm Work in Progress Mural Project at Utah State University
Exhibition / Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art
The Work in Progress is a collage-style mural that is a stunning visualization of the impact of women on our society. It is a community project and the brainchild of Jann Haworth. To date, over 120 Utah men and women have created stencil portraits of more than 150 women who are catalysts for change in the arts, sciences and social evolution. Their portraits were then made into a beautiful collage by artist Liberty Blake. The mural is over 40 feet long and growing. A reproduction of the mural will be on view in the lower level of Utah State University’s Merrill-Cazier Library January 16 – March 29, 2018. Some 30 USU faculty and students will contribute to this mural as they propose names of women from their fields for inclusion in new segments of the mural. This project is being organized for USU by the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art who is partnering with Merrill-Cazier Library on this Year of the Arts initiative.
Merrill-Cazier Library, More Info
8:00 am - 8:00 pm The Built Environment Exhibit
Arts/Entertainment / Merrill-Cazier Library
In commemoration of Utah State University’s 130-year anniversary and the Year of the Arts, the Merrill-Cazier Library presents an exhibit celebrating USU’s Built Environment. The exhibition tells the story of USU’s development – from the first master plan in 1912, through both world wars, the Great Depression, and beyond. Additionally, Built Environment highlights student and community efforts to shape the campus. Drawing on documents in the library’s Special Collections and Archives, student intern Cody Patton prepared the narrative for the exhibit under the direction of University Archivist, Robert Parson.
Merrill-Cazier Library, More Info
10:00 am - 2:05 pm Study Abroad Fair Spring 2018
Celebration/Fair/Festival / Office of Global Engagement
Step outside the classroom into another country, culture and perhaps even a life-changing experience. Students who study abroad immerse themselves in different cultures and languages and gain a global perspective, friends and unforgettable experiences. With partnerships in over 100 universities, in over 50 countries, and many USU faculty-led programs, students can go just about anywhere and study anything. Find out where you could go and how to get there. Visit faculty members, international providers like ISA, ISEP, scholarship tables, academic and study abroad advisors and more at the study abroad fair.
TSC, International Lounge, More Info
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm US Army Information Seminar
Information/Orientation / College of Engineering
Come join us and our featured speaker, Staff Sergeant Davis from the Logan Army Recruiting Center. Learn about what it is like to be in the US Army and what careers are available. He is looking to hire engineers, specifically females, who are studying various engineering disciplines. Pizza will be provided.
Engineering Building, More Info
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm Neuroscience: The final frontier to excellence in human performance
Lecture/Readings / USU Student Association (USUSA)
USA Olympic Ski Team sports psychologist, Rich Gordin, will tell us about performance techniques that are applicable to everything from sporting events to musical performances to test taking.
George S. Eccles Business Building, More Info
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm Chamber Music Society of Logan: Capitol Quartet
Arts/Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts
The Capitol Quartet is widely considered among the most exciting chamber ensembles performing today. Comprised of saxophonists who are teaching faculty at America's leading music schools, the Capitol Quartet has captured the imaginations of critics and audiences alike. Combining innovative repertoire with virtuosic playing and an energetic, engaging stage presence, the Quartet brings a unique brand of entertainment to the concert stage.
Russell/Wanlass Performance Hall, More Info
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