Events On and Around Campus 1/17-1/22

Tuesday 01/17

 

Arts Week 2012

Jan. 17- Jan. 21st

Utah State University’s Caine College of the Arts (CCA) invites community members and students to be part of Arts Week 2012. With a variety of artistic events, including theatre performances, concerts, art exhibits and a networking event, this week is meant to connect people and programs throughout the community.

 

Arts Show

Jan. 17th – Jan. 19th

All day

TSC Sunburst Lounge

Exhibit featuring original works of some of our USU student’s finest art. The Arts Show is part of Arts Week 2012.

 

 

Poster Exhibition: Disability History

January 9th– Jan. 23rd

8:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

Merrill-Cazier Library

Free

The exhibit includes panels that outline the history of disability and advocacy. This walk through 3000 years of the human condition is remarkably detailed. It’s sometimes shocking, sometimes poignant, and always informative.

 

 

Aggies for Christ

8:00p.m.- 10:00p.m.

TSC Hub

Aggies for Christ is a weekly bible study this semester focusing on the names of Jesus and their meanings. Fellowship starts at 8 PM and the study begins at 8:30 PM. All religions are welcome. Bring your bible and be ready to learn!

Contact:  Shelby Frauen (623) 466-4470  sfrauen@hotmail.com

 

Open Mic Night

7:00p.m.-9:00p.m.

Logan Art house & Cinema

Come watch or perform music, standup comedy, and poetry. Come early or sign up on Facebook to perform. $2 at the door. Free for performers.

 

Networking Dinner Featuring Honored Alumni

5:30p.m.- 7:00p.m.

Twain Tippetts Exhibition Hal

Be part of the opportunity to network and dine with honored alumni, Interior Designer Nathan Fischer and Ceramics Program Director Forrest Lesch-Middleton at this influential event. The networking dinner is part of Arts Week 2012.

$8 for networking dinner | $10 for both networking dinner and Raise Your Voice with the Sound of Music

 

Standing on My Sister’s Shoulders

6:30p.m.- 8:30p.m.

TSC Auditorium

Film viewing with Dr. Charles Salzberg, a civil rights worker in the 1960’s.

 

CCA Buskers

Jan. 17th– Jan. 19th

All day

Traveling campus performers entertain university audiences with musical magic. The CCA Buskers are part of Arts Week 2012.

 

Raise Your Voice with the Sound of Music

7:30p.m.-9:30p.m.

Chase Fine Arts Center, Morgan Theatre

Come sing-a-long with the Sound of Music as part of Arts Week 2012!

$5 general admission, $3 USU students with ID

 

Marion R. Hyde Exhibit

10:00a.m.-5:0p.m.

Twain Tippetts Exhibition Hall

This exhibition will highlight the most recent work of Utah State’s emeritus professor of art, Marion R. Hyde. Professor Hyde retired from the Department of Art in 2002 after more than 33 years of dedicated service that included 12 years as department head. Since retirement, Professor Hyde has been working in oil and pastel to create images that both represent and abstract the Utah landscape. We’re pleased to present a wide selection of his best works to you during this opening exhibition of the 2012 season. An opening social will be held Jan. 18 at 4:30 p.m. in the Tippets Exhibit Hall.

 

Second Annual Student Art Sale

All Day

TSC Ballroom

USU Art students will again be offering some of their best work for sale to the campus community during Arts Week 2012. There will be lots of variety as students from many disciplines display affordable art for just three days in the TSC.

 

Wednesday 01/18

 

USU Meditation Club

12:00p.m.- 1:00 p.m.

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All levels of meditation experience are welcome for our weekly sit. There will be instruction provided for those who desire it, and we typically sit for 30 minutes. Time will be made for announcements and the sharing of experiences.

 

Figure Drawing/Painting from USU Art Guild

7:30p.m- 9:30p.m.

Chase Fine Arts Center

We will be holding weekly figure study sessions for students and community members that would like to practice work with the human figure. The cost of each session is $5.00 or $40.00 for the whole semester (to pay the model).

 

RRR Auction- Reuse, Reduce, Recycle

6:00 p.m.

244 S Main

RRR Auction has a LIVE auction every Wednesday night at 6 pm till done with a LIVE Auctioneer, Food Vendors, Lots of goods to be sold and fun to be had. Please stop by early and browse the auction and sign up to be a bidder!!! See you there!!!

 

Arts Week 2012

Jan. 17- Jan. 21st

Utah State University’s Caine College of the Arts (CCA) invites community members and students to be part of Arts Week 2012. With a variety of artistic events, including theatre performances, concerts, art exhibits and a networking event, this week is meant to connect people and programs throughout the community.

 

Arts Show

Jan. 17th – Jan. 19th

All day

TSC Sunburst Lounge

Exhibit featuring original works of some of our USU student’s finest art. The Arts Show is part of Arts Week 2012.

 

Pizza and Politics with Utah Govenor Gary Herbert

4:00p.m.-5:00p.m.

Engineering Building 103

The Utah State University College Republicans will be hosting Utah Governor Gary Herbert as part of their Pizza & Politics lecture series on Wednesday, January 18 at 4:00 PM in the Engineering Building, room 103. All students, faculty, and community members are invited to attend. Pizza will be provided. This will be a great opportunity to meet Governor Herbert. The Governor will be giving a short lecture and will take questions from those attending. Be sure to bring a friend! Media Contact: Casey Saxton, USU College Republicans Spokesperson (307) 723-1893 casey.saxton@usu.edu

Marion R. Hyde Art Exhibit Opening Reception

4:30p.m.-5:30p.m.

Twain Tippetts Exhibition Hall

Marion Roundy Hyde was born in Tremonton, Utah in 1938. Often termed a realistic stylist, he works in paint, woodcut/engraving, and sculpture. Hyde earned his BFA in 1962 and his MFA in 1969 from Utah State University. He was a faculty member of Utah State University until he retired as associate professor emeritus of printmaking and drawing and past department head. Examples of his work include Nesting (2001), a prismacolor, Night Muse (1988), a woodcut and Six and Seven Eighths (A Self-Portrait) (1983), a silkscreen, which are part of the Springville Museum of Art’s permanent collection. Major commissions of his work include a Triptych mural at Utah State University. The opening reception is part of Arts Week 2012.

 

Fire & Ice: Sculpture Showcased

7:15p.m.-7:45p.m.

Work produced by sculpture students working with first year professor, Ryoichi Suzuki, will be featured in this unique unveiling at the USU Performance Hall Promenade. Free and open to the public Fire & Ice is part of Arts Week 2012.

 

Raising Cain featuring faculty, staff and students

6:00p.m.-7:00p.m., 8:00p.m.-9:00p.m.

The Performance Hall

$10 general admission, $8 seniors and youth, $5 faculty and staff, free for USU students

The Caine College of the Arts will host Raising Caine, a musical concert, featuring CCA faculty, staff and students. Raising Caine is part of Arts Week 2012.

 

CCA Buskers

Jan. 17th– Jan. 19th

All day

Traveling campus performers entertain university audiences with musical magic. The CCA Buskers are part of Arts Week 2012.

 

Ceramics Adult

2:00p.m.-5:00p.m

Students choose what they most wish to create throughout the 10 weeks of classes. Lab times available. Minimum enrollment 6. With Beth Calengor. Wednesdays $136 +$15 per 25 lbs clay / materials January 4 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7. Please call with any questions or to register. CVCA – 435 752-0026 or Beth CalengorR – 764-2286 or visit www.CenterForTheArts.us

 

Marion R. Hyde Exhibit

10:00a.m.-5:0p.m.

Twain Tippetts Exhibition Hall

This exhibition will highlight the most recent work of Utah State’s emeritus professor of art, Marion R. Hyde. Professor Hyde retired from the Department of Art in 2002 after more than 33 years of dedicated service that included 12 years as department head. Since retirement, Professor Hyde has been working in oil and pastel to create images that both represent and abstract the Utah landscape. We’re pleased to present a wide selection of his best works to you during this opening exhibition of the 2012 season. An opening social will be held Jan. 18 at 4:30 p.m. in the Tippets Exhibit Hall.

 

Second Annual Student Art Sale

All Day

TSC Ballroom

USU Art students will again be offering some of their best work for sale to the campus community during Arts Week 2012. There will be lots of variety as students from many disciplines display affordable art for just three days in the TSC.

 

Intro to The Joy of Depression Workshop

1:30p.m.-2:30p.m.

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The Joy of Depression – Students will learn about the value of emotional pain as a signal for change. The biological and psychological features of mood will be discussed together with specific strategies for understanding and responding to cues of depression. Intro to The Joy of Depression is a onetime workshop that will give you an overview of sessions one and two. Session One: Altering brain chemistry through exercise, diet, music, service and meditation. Session Two: Fostering a sense of well being through positive emotion,engagement, relationships, meaning and achievement. By attending CAPS workshops you will be exposed to a variety of skills to help improve your quality of life and relationships. You are welcome to attend all the workshops or pick and choose the ones that you are most interested in. Workshops are FREE and will be held in the Taggert Student Center room 310 or 310B. Seating is limited. Contact us at 797-1012 or stop by TSC 306 to reserve your seat.

 

Thursday 01/19

 

Big Band Swing Club

7:00 p.m.

HPER 215

Come learn Big Band Swing Dancing! Swing Dancing is an original American art form, and a fun way to exercise and meet people. Come alone or with a partner; we offer lessons at 7, followed by social dancing. Beginners are welcome, and your first time is free. Come dance with us!

 

Kayak Roll Session

7:30pm- 9:30pm

HYPER Pool

$5/$8/$10

Starting in October our roll sessions will be held on Thursdays. Come practice your whitewater kayak roll in the HPER pool.  Can’t roll?  No problem, we will have instructors on hand to help you figure it out.  All equipment is provided, just bring your suit.  This is open to students, faculty/staff, and the general public. Pre-register at the ORP. 435-797-3264.

 

Arts Week 2012

Jan. 17- Jan. 21st

Utah State University’s Caine College of the Arts (CCA) invites community members and students to be part of Arts Week 2012. With a variety of artistic events, including theatre performances, concerts, art exhibits and a networking event, this week is meant to connect people and programs throughout the community.

 

Arts Show

Jan. 17th – Jan. 19th

All day

TSC Sunburst Lounge

Exhibit featuring original works of some of our USU student’s finest art. The Arts Show is part of Arts Week 2012.

 

CCA Buskers

Jan. 17th– Jan. 19th

All day

Traveling campus performers entertain university audiences with musical magic. The CCA Buskers are part of Arts Week 2012.

 

USU’s Got Talent

7:30p.m.-9:30p.m.

Chase Fine Arts Center, Morgan Theatre

$5 general admission, $3 USU students

USU students across campus will compete in a colorful array as singers, dancers, comedians and many other acts. USU’s Got Talent is part of Arts Week 2012.

 

Marion R. Hyde Exhibit

10:00a.m.-5:0p.m.

Twain Tippetts Exhibition Hall

This exhibition will highlight the most recent work of Utah State’s emeritus professor of art, Marion R. Hyde. Professor Hyde retired from the Department of Art in 2002 after more than 33 years of dedicated service that included 12 years as department head. Since retirement, Professor Hyde has been working in oil and pastel to create images that both represent and abstract the Utah landscape. We’re pleased to present a wide selection of his best works to you during this opening exhibition of the 2012 season. An opening social will be held Jan. 18 at 4:30 p.m. in the Tippets Exhibit Hall.

 

Second Annual Student Art Sale

All Day

TSC Ballroom

USU Art students will again be offering some of their best work for sale to the campus community during Arts Week 2012. There will be lots of variety as students from many disciplines display affordable art for just three days in the TSC.

Art and Design Exhibition, Presented by Utah State University

11:00a.m.- 4:00p.m.

Swaner EcoCenter will have an Art Exhibit of paintings by USU Faculty Kathy Puzey, Woody Shepherd, Christopher T. Terry and Jane Catlin. All art will be available for purchase. Contact Laura Gelfand, Head of the Dept of Art & Design at USU laura.gelfand@usu.edu with any questions.

Art Visiting Artist: Joni Sternbach

5:00p.m.-7:00p.m.

The Performance Hall

Sternbach is a professional photographer who uses an 1850s camera to capture images of surfers, landscapes and much more.

 

Herb + Dorothy

7:30p.m.-9:30p.m.

The Performance Hall

He was a postal clerk. She was a librarian. With their modest means, the couple managed to build one of the most important contemporary art collections in history. Meet Herb and Dorothy Vogel, their shared passion defied stereotypes and redefined what it means to be an art collector.

 

Kiger Hour featuring Dr. Christa Jones

5:15PM to 7:00PM

$6.95 per person (plus tax and gratuity)

Join us Thursday, Jan. 19, for an hour of good food, good company, intellectual engagement, and a TimePiece by Dr. Christa Jones, assistant pProfessor of French in the Department of Languages, Philosophy, and Speech Communication. The TimePiece is entitled – Rai and Politics don’t mix – Musical Resistance During the Algerian Civil War. It will be held at Hamilton’s Steak and Seafood in the Accolade Event Room. The social hour begins at 5:15 p.m., the TimePiece begins at 6 p.m. The cost is $6.95 per person (plus tax and gratuituy) appetizer buffet which will be billed on an individual basis. Guests will also be able to order off the regular menu if desired. Dr. Jones has published numerous articles and book chapters on Francophone North African Francophone literature, cinema and music in peer-reviewed journals such as Contemporary French and Francophone Studies, Expressions Maghrébines, Francofonia, Nouvelles Etudes Francophones, Women Studies Quarterly, and others.

Second Annual Design Star

4:00p.m.-7:00p.m.

TSC Sunburst Lounge

Come watch students compete by using recycled materials to create amazing light displays as part of Arts Week 2012!

Sustainably Farmed Food and Community Agriculture: A Guide to Eating Well

6:00p.m.-7:30p.m.

Swaner EcoCenter

Pesented by the Swaner EcoCenter: Liberty Heights Fresh will present a guide to eating well in winter. There will be food tastings and recipes while Liberty Heights Founder Steven Rosenberg discusses the integrity and sustainability of food. Come and learn about Community Supported Agriculture (CSA). There will be an opportunity drawing offered for one full share! A portion of the proceeds for any CSA shares purchased at the event will be donated to Swaner EcoCenter.

 

Friday 01/20

 

The Antics Comedy Improv!

10:30p.m.

The Logan Arthouse and Cinema

795 North Main

$5

The Antics perform improv comedy every Friday night at the Logan Arthouse!

 

Aggie Game Nights

7:00p.m.- 11:55 p.m.

Engineering Building 201

Aggie Game Nights is a social gaming club at Utah State University. We play board, card, miniature, party, & role playing games. We meet Fridays, 7pm to midnight in Engineering 201. Bring friends & games. Everyone is invited!
https://groups.google.com/group/aggie-game-nights https://www.facebook.com/groups/Aggie.Game.Nights/

 

Arts Week 2012

Jan. 17- Jan. 21st

Utah State University’s Caine College of the Arts (CCA) invites community members and students to be part of Arts Week 2012. With a variety of artistic events, including theatre performances, concerts, art exhibits and a networking event, this week is meant to connect people and programs throughout the community.

 

Movie and panel discussion: Lives Worth Living

1:00p.m.-4:00p.m.

Merrill-Cazier Library room 154

Lives Worth Living documents the history of America’s disability rights movement. It was produced by the PBS Series Independent Lens. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion on “The Disability Rights Movement: Past, Present, and Future.” Space is limited for the screening of the film and panel presentation. We would encourage individual students and community members to attend, but we will likely be unable to accommodate entire classes of students. However, if you are interested in arranging a separate showing of the film and related guest lecture for an individual class we would be happy to work with you. Please click on the link for more information.

 

Grand Gala featuring Christiane Noll

7:30p.m.-9:30p.m.

Chase Fine Arts Center, Kent Concert Hall

$10 general admission, $8 seniors and youth, $5 faculty and staff, free for USU students

The Grand Gala event featuring broadway star Christiane Noll will provide an evening of glitz, glam and world-class entertainment. The Gala will also honor top students as well as artistic highlights from the CCA Fall 2011 semester from art, theatre, music and interior design. The Grand Gala is part of Arts Week 2012.

Art and Design Exhibition, Presented by Utah State University

11:00a.m.- 4:00p.m.

Swaner EcoCenter will have an Art Exhibit of paintings by USU Faculty Kathy Puzey, Woody Shepherd, Christopher T. Terry and Jane Catlin. All art will be available for purchase. Contact Laura Gelfand, Head of the Dept of Art & Design at USU laura.gelfand@usu.edu with any questions.

 

Marion R. Hyde Exhibit

10:00a.m.-5:0p.m.

Twain Tippetts Exhibition Hall

This exhibition will highlight the most recent work of Utah State’s emeritus professor of art, Marion R. Hyde. Professor Hyde retired from the Department of Art in 2002 after more than 33 years of dedicated service that included 12 years as department head. Since retirement, Professor Hyde has been working in oil and pastel to create images that both represent and abstract the Utah landscape. We’re pleased to present a wide selection of his best works to you during this opening exhibition of the 2012 season. An opening social will be held Jan. 18 at 4:30 p.m. in the Tippets Exhibit Hall.

 

Intro to The Art of Happiness

11:30AM to 12:30PM

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The Art of Happiness – Promoting well being is an alternate version of helping. Focusing on happiness rather than depression shifts the energy in one’s life toward growth. This four-week workshop teaches the principles associated with personal improvement so students can evolve from a pleasant life to a meaningful life. Through group discussion, film illustration, workshop exercises and between session homework, students discover the art of possibility. Intro to The Art of Happiness is a one-time workshop that will give you an overview of sessions one and two. By attending CAPS workshops you will be exposed to a variety of skills to help improve your quality of life and relationships. You are welcome to attend all the workshops or pick and choose the ones that you are most interested in. Workshops are FREE and will be held in the Taggert Student Center room 310 or 310B. Seating is limited. Contact us at 797-1012 or stop by TSC 306 to reserve your seat.

 

 

Saturday 01/21

 

Logan Out Loud – Improv Comedy

9:00p.m.- 10:00p.m.

795 North Main

If you liked “Whose line is it” You’ll love LOGAN OUT LOUD. Logan’s slightly irreverent comedy troupe, where you are a part of the show. Tickets are $5 at the door

 

Arts Week 2012

Jan. 17- Jan. 21st

Utah State University’s Caine College of the Arts (CCA) invites community members and students to be part of Arts Week 2012. With a variety of artistic events, including theatre performances, concerts, art exhibits and a networking event, this week is meant to connect people and programs throughout the community.

 

Prix Fixe: Dinner and a Show

3:00p.m.-7:00p.m.

Caine Lyric Theatre

$15 dinner and show; $10 show only

Experience dinner and a show in historic downtown Logan! Start your evening off at the Bluebird Restaurant at 3p.m. then be whisked off to rural Texas in Old Lyric Repertory Company’s rendition of Greater Tuna by Jaston Williams, Joe Sears and Ed Howard at the historic Caine Lyric Theatre at 5 p.m. Greater Tuna is the hilarious comedy about Texas’ third smallest town, where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies. The eclectic band of citizens that make up this town are portrayed by only two performers, making this satire on life in rural America even more delightful as they depict all of the inhabitants of Tuna — men, women, children and animals. Rated I for Intermediate – Recommended for children age 8 and older. Greater Tuna is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, INC. 3 p.m. Bluebird Restaurant | 19 N. Main St. in Logan 5 p.m. Old Lyric Repertory Company presents Greater Tuna Caine Lyric Theatre | 28 W. Center St. in Logan

Art and Design Exhibition, Presented by Utah State University

11:00a.m.- 4:00p.m.

Swaner EcoCenter will have an Art Exhibit of paintings by USU Faculty Kathy Puzey, Woody Shepherd, Christopher T. Terry and Jane Catlin. All art will be available for purchase. Contact Laura Gelfand, Head of the Dept of Art & Design at USU laura.gelfand@usu.edu with any questions.

 

Pirates: Fact vs. Fiction

10:00AM to 4:00PM

Museum of Anthropology room 252

Delve into the world of pirates, past and present, with the museum. Information on some of the more infamous pirates will be given and watch as some pirate myths are busted. And no pirate would be caught without their accessories. Come make your own sword, hat, eye-patch and ship. Join us on this sea-faring voyage of fun!

 

 

Sunday 01/22

 

Poster Exhibition: Disability History

January 9th– Jan. 23rd

8:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

Merrill-Cazier Library

Free

The exhibit includes panels that outline the history of disability and advocacy. This walk through 3000 years of the human condition is remarkably detailed. It’s sometimes shocking, sometimes poignant, and always informative.

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