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Friday, November 17

9:00 am - 11:55 pm    HackUSU 2017 Hackathon

Special Event / College of Engineering

The HackUSU Hackathon is a 36-hour invention marathon and career fair! The event will begin with the opening ceremonies at 9:00 AM and will end at 9:00 PM on Saturday, November 18th. Students will have the chance to learn from professionals as they work to create "hacks", which are apps, websites, data insights, games, and hardware creations. Prizes will be awarded to the best hacks in a variety of categories. Students of all majors and of every level of ability are welcome! Computer scientists, graphic designers, engineers, data scientists, and statisticians, as well as social workers and entrepreneurs can all be found at the core of hackathon teams. Entrepreneurs are welcome to come pitch ideas at our idea pitching event directly after the opening ceremonies. Social workers are especially needed to help us in this year's "Hack the Homeless" category. Come have lots of fun, get free food, and make something awesome. Go to for details and registration.

Eccles Conference Center, More Info

10:00 am - 5:00 pm    Paper & Clay: A Juried Art Exhibit

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

There will be an opening reception Nov. 15 at 5 p.m.

Chase Fine Arts Center, More Info

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm    USU Physics 10th Annual November Demo Show

Special Event / Physics

Inquiring minds of all ages are invited to enjoy exciting science fun at Utah State University Physics Department’s 10th annual November Demo Show Friday, Nov. 17. Admission is FREE! In what's become a favorite Cache Valley tradition, USU physicist James Coburn will kick off Thanksgiving week with lots of exciting and LOUD physics demonstrations. Coburn was inspired to create the November Demo Show by England’s Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, which have been a popular British tradition since 1825. Parking for the event is available in the surface lot south of Old Main and the university parking terraces at 700 E. 600 North and 850 E. 700 North in Logan. For directions and more information, visit the November Demo Show website at or call 435-797-3517.

Eccles Science Learning Center Auditorium, More Info

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm    Utah State women's basketball vs. Arizona

Athletics / Athletics

Utah State University hosts the University of Arizona at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.

Dee Glen Smith Spectrum, More Info

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm    String Chamber Music Recital

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

See what the string students have been working on this semester.

Russell/Wanlass Performance Hall, More Info

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm    Sounds of the Stadium

Arts & Entertainment / Caine College of the Arts

Hear the music of the Aggie Marching Bands!

Chase Fine Arts Center, Daines Concert Hall, More Info