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October 1 - 7, 2017

Sunday, October 1

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm    Utah State women's soccer vs. New Mexico

Athletics / Athletics

Utah State University hosts the University of New Mexico at Chuck and Gloria Bell Field.

Chuck and Gloria Bell Soccer Field, More Info




Monday, October 2

10:00 am - 11:00 am    Little Naturalist

Arts & Entertainment / Cooperative Extension

Little Naturalist is the perfect program for 3 to 5 year olds who are curious about animals, their habitats, the environment, and exploring nature. Join us twice a month, October through May, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. to read a specially selected nature-themed book, explore the natural world, and complete a craft. Some favorites include snowshoeing on the Preserve, interacting with live reptiles and amphibians, upcycling old materials into holiday decorations, and much more! Cost is $2.00 per youth participant, or buy a $15.00 punch card good for 10 programs. Only one punch card required per family and never expires. Payment will be taken at the door the day of the program. One caregiver must accompany children to participate. Please be prepared to adventure outdoors!

Swaner EcoCenter, More Info




Tuesday, October 3

10:00 am - 2:00 pm    Graduate School Fair

Fair/Festival / Career Services

Each year Career Services and the School of Graduate Studies sponsor the Graduate School Fair. The Fair is held fall semester to help students apply on time for various graduate programs. Graduate programs from around the region, including representatives from other institutions around the nation attend. Even if graduate school is a few years away, the fair provides helpful information in planning and preparing for your graduate school experience.

TSC, Evan N. Stevenson Ballroom, More Info


10:30 am - 11:30 am    Make Friends with your textbook

Workshop / Academic Success Center (ASC)

Do you struggle with reading your textbook? Come practice some strategies that will help you master your books and retain the information.

Merrill-Cazier Library, More Info


4:30 pm - 6:30 pm    Open Streets

Fair/Festival / Other

Open Streets is an event that Aggie Blue Bikes puts on to celebrate alternative forms of transportation and sustainability. We close down 700 North to demonstrate how vibrant and fun a street can be with no cars. There will be food, music, prizes, giveaways and vendors with activities. We will even have a rockwall and a little parade!

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5:00 pm - 6:00 pm    Mentoring Kickoff

Meeting / College of Engineering

This is our opening social for the mentoring program for the college of engineering. This is a chance for the freshmen and transfer students to meet their mentors and understand more fully what the program entails and what is expected.

Engineering Building, More Info




Wednesday, October 4

9:30 am - 2:30 pm    Fall Career Fair

Fair/Festival / Career Services

Utah State University's Fall Career Fair provides an opportunity to network with employers interested in hiring Utah State students and alumni. This event will allow you to meet with visiting representatives to discuss internship/career employment opportunities.

TSC, Evan N. Stevenson Ballroom, More Info


11:30 am - 12:30 pm    Finding Your Place in the Aggie Family: Freshman drop-in group

Meeting / Retention & First Year Experience

This is a weekly drop-in group for students who find it unexpectedly challenging to adjust to their new life at USU. Homesickness is common and it can be tough to feel like you have made meaningful connections at USU. Balancing school, friends, and work can be hard. Making new friends in a new environment may be more difficult than you anticipated. It may not feel like you fit into the Aggie Family. These struggles are very common. In this group, you will meet other students who are facing similar challenges. It will be a confidential and judgment-free place to provide mutual support, exchange ideas, and connect with each other. Bring your own lunch to the meeting so we can eat while we talk.

Taggart Student Center, More Info


3:30 pm - 4:30 pm    CEE Water and Environmental Seminar

Seminar/Symposium / College of Engineering

Irene Garousi, CEE Graduate Student, will present a seminar titled "Hyper work, Hyper fun, Hyper performance computing, Hyper resolution hydrologic modeling in the National Center for Supercomputing Application (NCSA) and National Water Center (NWC) in hyper heat of summer 2017".

Engineering Building, More Info




Thursday, October 5

10:00 am - 3:00 pm    USU Farmers Market

Special Event / Sustainability

This fall, Utah State University will be bring back the Student Farmer's Market! Farmer’s markets epitomize sustainability by bringing community members together to purchase locally grown, healthier food, crafts and other products. The market features live local musicians in addition to local businesses and student organizations. One of the primary benefits to USU's 28,000+ students will be the 'double your dollars' program, allowing students to double their money in dollar increments up to $5, receiving two $1 tokens for each dollar exchanged. Tokens will be purchased at the entrance booth. The tokens may only be used in the market towards produce purchases. The USU Farmer's Market was initiated by the Blue Goes Green grant program.

Quad, More Info


10:00 am - 6:00 pm    Concatenation

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

There will be an opening reception on 10/26 at 5 p.m.

Chase Fine Arts Center, More Info


7:00 pm - 9:30 pm    Utah State women's volleyball vs. Wyoming

Athletics / Athletics

Utah State University hosts the University of Wyoming at the Wayne Estes Center.

Wayne Estes Center, More Info


7:30 pm - 9:00 pm    Autumn Voices

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

Celebrate fall with the Department of Music choral classes!

Caine Performance Hall, More Info




Friday, October 6

12:00 am - 12:00 pm    The Block Film & Art Festival

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

THE BLOCK is a DIFFERENT film festival experience. IT'S INTIMATE A unique FIVE historic theatres on a single block is the nucleus for dozens of interactive film screenings (year six of the Logan Film Festival), a music stage, local business hosted galleries & bands, outdoor art installations, vast-topic educational conversations, & exceptional food offerings throughout two days. ALL ABOUT THE EXPERIENCE Attending The Block isn't your average film festival experience. We emphasize celebration not competition, and creating the best possible experience for everyone by focusing on interaction between the artists/filmmakers & their audiences. INSPIRING CREATION At it's core, The Block is about inspiring imagination & creation. Encouraging personal expression through the arts is a major reason this organization was developed by artists over the past seven years.

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12:00 am - 12:00 pm    The Block film & art festival

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

The Block film & art festival is a non-profit event hosted at Center & Main in downtown Logan Oct. 6 and 7. There will be a 90% discount (from $45 to just $5) on passes for students. Passes are sold at Morty's, Caffe Ibis, The Waffle Iron and The Island Market. Passes include access to all festival events.

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9:00 am - 5:00 pm    Arts Education Conference

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

Attend the Arts Education Conference hosted in the Eccles Conference Center.

Eccles Conference Center, More Info


10:00 am - 6:00 pm    Concatenation

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

There will be an opening reception on 10/26 at 5 p.m.

Chase Fine Arts Center, More Info


3:00 pm - 4:30 pm    SPIE USU Opening Social

Student Activities / College of Engineering

SPIE is a professional optics/photonics group. We are the USU chapter of SPIE and we are having our opening social to discuss ideas for a group project involving astronomy equipment. We want students from all educational backgrounds to come join us in this exciting project. Come join us, give us your ideas and eat delicious pizza. We are also excited to have our faculty advisor, Jed Hancock of SDL, join us and talk to us about optics and photonics in industry.

SER Building, More Info


3:00 pm - 5:00 pm    Utah State women's soccer vs. Colorado College

Athletics / Athletics

Utah State University hosts Colorado College at Chuck and Gloria Bell Field.

Chuck and Gloria Bell Soccer Field, More Info


7:00 pm - 8:30 pm    Science Unwrapped - Jim Lutz, Forest Ecologist

Presentation/Speeches / Science Unwrapped

Inquiring minds of all ages are invited to Science Unwrapped at USU, the public outreach program of Utah State University's College of Science. Admission is FREE! As part of our Fall 2017 "Ecology!" Series (celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the USU Ecology Center), we welcome USU forest ecologist Jim Lutz. Dr. Lutz speaks Friday, October 6, at 7 pm in the Emert Auditorium (ESLC 130) of the Eccles Science Learning Center on the USU campus. His 45-minute talk is followed by refreshments and interactive, hands-on learning activities. Learn more about Science Unwrapped at our website: http://www.usu.edu/unwrapped/

Eccles Science Learning Center Auditorium, More Info


7:30 pm - 9:00 pm    The Road to Broadway with Stephen Karam

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

Stephen Karam‘s plays include The Humans (Tony Award, Obie Award for Playwriting and Pulitzer Prize finalist), Sons of the Prophet (Pulitzer Prize finalist), and Speech & Debate. His adaptation of Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard premiered on Broadway as part of Roundabout’s 2016 season; his film adaptation of The Seagull starring Annette Bening will premieres in 2017. Recent honors include two Drama Critics Circle, Outer Critics Circle and Drama Desk Awards; a Lucille Lortel Award, Drama League Award and Hull-Warriner Award. Stephen is a graduate of Brown University and grew up in Scranton, PA.

Caine Performance Hall, More Info




Saturday, October 7

12:00 am - 2:00 pm    Family 1st Saturdays at the MOA

Cultural / Sociology, Social Work and Anthropology

Join us in the Museum of Anthropology the 1st Saturday of each month to explore cultures from around the world, past and present. We offer activities and demonstrations for all ages. Upcoming events include exploring the museum's exhibits in June, art and material culture in July and August, human origins in September, food from around the world in October, magic + deception in November, and the cultural practice of gift giving in December. For more information call at 435 797-7545.

Museum of Anthropology, More Info


12:00 am - 12:00 pm    The Block Film & Art Festival

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

THE BLOCK is a DIFFERENT film festival experience. IT'S INTIMATE A unique FIVE historic theatres on a single block is the nucleus for dozens of interactive film screenings (year six of the Logan Film Festival), a music stage, local business hosted galleries & bands, outdoor art installations, vast-topic educational conversations, & exceptional food offerings throughout two days. ALL ABOUT THE EXPERIENCE Attending The Block isn't your average film festival experience. We emphasize celebration not competition, and creating the best possible experience for everyone by focusing on interaction between the artists/filmmakers & their audiences. INSPIRING CREATION At it's core, The Block is about inspiring imagination & creation. Encouraging personal expression through the arts is a major reason this organization was developed by artists over the past seven years.

More Info


12:00 am - 12:00 pm    The Block film & art festival

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

The Block film & art festival is a non-profit event hosted at Center & Main in downtown Logan Oct. 6 and 7. There will be a 90% discount (from $45 to just $5) on passes for students. Passes are sold at Morty's, Caffe Ibis, The Waffle Iron and The Island Market. Passes include access to all festival events.

More Info


9:00 am - 5:00 pm    Arts Education Conference

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

Attend the Arts Education Conference hosted in the Eccles Conference Center.

Eccles Conference Center, More Info


9:00 am - 7:00 pm    USU Parent & Family Weekend

Special Event / Student Affairs

Come join your student during the USU Parent & Family Weekend! From a Library Reception with free local apple cider and donuts, to complimentary photo's on the Block A, and then head down to the Agricultural Products BBQ and Aggie Football game!

Merrill-Cazier Library, More Info


9:15 am - 4:00 pm    Center for Women & Gender Leadership Initiative Session 2

Seminar/Symposium / Center for Women and Gender

This is a seven-session program for undergraduate women who may not yet see themselves as leaders, but have a sense of their career goals and the contributions they want to make. The 2017/2018 sessions are currently filled, however applications will be accepted in April 2018 for the 2018/2019 program.

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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm    Agricultural Products BBQ

Luncheon/Dinner / College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences

The Utah Agricultural Products BBQ (Ag Day or Ag BBQ) features the best of what Utah's agricultural groups have to offer. Enjoy Utah corn, beef, dairy, turkey, pork and more when you and your family come to enjoy this Aggie tradition. All proceeds benefit College of Agriculture and Applied Science student scholarships through the Agriculture Leadership Endowment at Utah State University.

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12:30 pm - 2:30 pm    Alumni Association Tailgate Party prior to USU vs Colorado State football game

Alumni Event / Alumni Association

Bring your whole family and come enjoy food, games, and visiting with other alumni while waiting for the USU vs Colorado State football game to start. We'll have hot dogs, cold drinks and Aggie Fat Boy blue mint sandwiches. Come participate in the hot dog eating contest to have a chance to win a Camp Chef propane Fire Pit ($159 value) or 4 tickets to the "Aggie Family Reunion" event during homecoming (a $60 value). We'll be in the Maverik Stadium parking lot, next to the grass strip. Look for the large blue blow-up arch "USU Alumni Association: All Alumni Welcome"

Maverik Stadium, More Info


2:30 pm - 6:30 pm    Utah State football vs. Colorado State

Athletics / Athletics

Utah State University hosts in-conference rival Colorado State University at Merlin Olsen Field at Maverik Stadium.

Maverik Stadium, More Info


8:00 pm - 10:30 pm    Utah State women's volleyball vs. Colorado State

Athletics / Athletics

Utah State University hosts Colorado State University at the Wayne Estes Center.

Wayne Estes Center, More Info