Utah State University Events Calendar Skip to main content

Events

Previous Day Next Day

Thursday, May 13

Mental Health First Aid

Workshop/Training

Mental Health First Aid is a course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.

5/13 at 9:00 am | Taggart Student Center | More Info

Barns, Cows, Tractors, Horses, Hay, and Farmers

Exhibition

Farming and agriculture, the activities that feed us, are not usually the focus of landscape and outdoor paintings. However, artists constantly find bucolic, farming, and pastoral scenes an intriguing mix of nature and humanity. Celebrating agriculture through art, Barns, Cows, Tractors, Horses, Hay, and Farmers focuses on paintings, prints, and sculpture from the collection. Instead of depicting landscape devoid of human presence, these works of art reflect the imprint of humanity on the land in many different ways. A timeline of USU agricultural milestones will accompany the exhibition.

5/13 at 10:00 am | Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art | More Info

Three Depression-Era Photographers In Utah

Exhibition

Dorothea Lange (b. New Jersey, 1895 –d. San Francisco, 1965), Russell Lee (b. Ottawa, Illinois 1903–d. Austin, Texas 1986), and Arthur Rothstein (b. 1915, New York –d. 1985, New Rochelle, New York) are the three photographers who were hired by the Farm Security Administration to document rural Utah in the late 1930s. The portraits of agricultural workers and their families, and the land that they worked, provide a unique picture of Utah’s rural past. Lange, Lee, and Rothstein, all well-known photographers when they were hired for this project, took their photographs in rural towns and counties in Utah and these photographs include imagery of Box Elder and Cache Counties as well as Escalante, Santa Clara, Washington, and Widtsoe, Utah. The exhibition is comprised of 34 photographs by Lange, Lee, and Rothstein from the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art collection.

5/13 at 10:00 am | Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art | More Info

American Farmer

Exhibition

American Farmer celebrates the living spirit of our heartland through the faces and voices of the people who keep it alive. Featuring 45 color and black and white portraits in addition to interviews with farmers from across the United States, American Farmer tells the inspiring stores of the stewards of this land. When photographer Paul Mobley set out to capture the soul of our country’s farm communities, he encountered an enduring rural culture that remains rooted in the principles of tradition, family, integrity, and hard work. Crisscrossing the country from Alaska to Florida, Mobley’s photographs show the geographic and cultural diversity of the American farmer. His photographs are accompanied by anecdotes and memories of their subjects. American Farmer is a traveling exhibition organized by Exhibits USA.

5/13, All Day | Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art | More Info

Carbon Community Opioid Education Dinner

Panel Discussion/Presentation | Home, Family, and Food

We will discuss the current state of the opioid crisis in our communities as well as real-world ways that you can help support loved ones and get the support that you need. Tickets are free for Carbon County community members 18 years and older and include dinner. Space is limited so register now! Although the events are virtual, to receive the take-out dinner and swag bag, attendees need to register for the event in their area. After you register, you will receive instructions for accessing the Zoom meeting.

Event Details:
Dinner will be provided by Juniper Pizza Cafe (40 W Main, Price). You'll be able to pick up your dinner and swag bag on May 13 from 4:45pm - 5:45pm. The event will begin promptly at 6:00pm and end at 7:30pm.

Complete our post-event survey to receive a $10 gift card and be entered into an opportunity drawing for a $50 gift card!

*Surveys will be provided at the event for you to complete about the learning objectives and your experience. Your feedback will help us evaluate community attitudes toward substance use disorder. USU IRB protocol #11504. Contact the faculty investigator, Dr. Shane Bench, with questions or concerns: shane.bench@usu.edu.

5/13 at 6:00 pm | Online/Virtual | More Info

The History of Bushnell Hospital

Conference/Seminar

The need for a hospital during World War II was necessary and was built on the grounds of the current Utah State University Brigham City Classroom & Student Services building. Bushnell Hospital is rich in the history of the people who worked and stayed there with innovations developed to help amputees. Presented by Andrea Carter, Master’s Graduate of Utah State University.

5/13 at 7:00 pm | Online/Virtual | More Info



SUBMIT AN EVENT


Previous

MAY 2021

Next
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 1 2 3 4 5

View Today

  View By



  Event Types



  Target Audiences



  Departments