On and Around Campus 1/30-2/5

Monday 01/30

 

Understanding Emotions Workshop

11:00a.m.-12:30p.m.

TSC 310

Making it Through Hard Times – Learn skills to cope better with painful situations and overwhelming emotions. 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.

 

 

Annual Art Guild Warehouse Show

Jan. 30th- Feb. 3rd

12:00p.m.-4:00p.m.

Chase Fine Arts Center room 102

Come and see what students have created in the Annual Art Guild Warehouse Show.

 

Boys and Men Healing from Child Sexual Abuse

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

TSC Auditorium

Special Screening of: ‘Boys and Men Healing,’ directed by Kathy Barbini. Followed by a Q&A session with: Jim Struve, LCSW and two male survivors. One in six men in the United States are survivors of childhood sexual abuse. ‘Boys and Men Healing’ documents the impact that sexual abuse has on individuals and society. Three men tell their stories of survival and recovery and reveal how speaking out helped them heal and reclaim their lives.

 

Tuesday 01/31

 

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

 

Charity Anywhere Foundation USU Info Meeting(s)

5:00p.m.-6:00p.m.

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

7:00p.m.-8:00p.m.

(attend one)

Library 154

CAF USU is planning its annual Spring Break trip to Tijuana, Mexico to perform humanitarian construction and dental work. Our trips offer students with affordable humanitarian opportunities while experiencing the Mexican culture. No Spanish, construction, or dental skills necessary. Come and find out how you can be a part of this life-changing opportunity!

 

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.

 

USU Wellness and Benefits Expo

10:00a.m.-3:00p.m.

TSC International Lounge

The USU Wellness and Benefits Expo is dedicated to making your New Year’s resolutions successful. Interactive booths, displays, and health screenings will be available offering information about nutrition, fitness, relaxation, sustainability, and financial health. To schedule an appointment for a free hearing test provided by the USU Hearing Clinic, please call 435-797-1375. Free diabetes and blood sugar screenings will also be available thanks to the generous support of Logan Regional Hospital. Call 435-797-0122 to make an appointment, and walk-ins are welcome as well. Take the first step to a healthier life by attending this event!

 

 

Wednesday 02/01

 

Charity Anywhere Foundation USU Info Meeting(s)

7:30p.m.-8:30p.m.

Library 164

CAF USU is planning its annual Spring Break trip to Tijuana, Mexico to perform humanitarian construction and dental work. Our trips provide students with affordable humanitarian opportunities while experiencing the Mexican culture. No Spanish, construction, or dental skills necessary. Come and find out how you can be a part of this life-changing opportunity!

 

 

Big Band Swing Club

7:30 p.m.- 10:00p.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!

Admission is $2 a night for nonmembers, free for members.
Club Membership is $15 per semester ($10 if you were a member in fall semester), and includes the 2011-2012 Club T Shirt.

 

Effective Coping 1 Workshop

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

TSE 310

Effective Coping – This two-part workshop is designed to help students cope more effectively with the challenges of college life while they prepare for counseling. Open to all students and staff, the first part surveys common concerns and presenting issues, as well as a model for reviewing thoughts, feelings and needs. The second part introduces and provides practice for value clarification and basic behavior change to help students cope. Participants will be encouraged to read brief articles and keep a one page journal of change. Intro to Effective Coping 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. Seating is limited. Contact us at 797-1012 or stop by TSC 306 to reserve your seat.

 

SIBED: The Future Development of China’s Economy

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

Engineering Building room 206

Dr. Israelsen will lead a discussion on the future of China’s economy. SIBED will also provide information on opportunities for students to study in China. Refreshments will be served.

 

Study Abroad in Spain Summer 2012 Info Session

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

TSC room 335

Study the Spanish language in Spain!

 

Thursday 02/02

 

Gallery Talk featuring Ross Peterson

11:30a.m.-12:30p.m.

Twain Tippets Exhibition Hall

 

Mindfulness Workshop

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

TSC 310

Mindfulness – This four session experiential workshop will help participants learn mindfulness skills for managing stress and living more fully in the present moment. Participants will be introduced to the concept of mindfulness, and a variety of activities related to mindfulness meditation, including the body scan, sitting meditation, and walking meditation. Participants’ experiences with mindful awareness and mindfulness activities will be discussed, and suggestions for daily practice will be provided. This four-part workshop will be on Thursdays from 4:30 to 5:30 Feb 2, 16t 23 and March 1. 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. Seating is limited. Contact us at 797-1012 or stop by TSC 306 to reserve your seat.

 

Operation Beautiful: Miss Representation

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

TSC Auditorium

Film sponsored by the Center for Women and Gender.

 

USU Meditation Club

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

Merrill-Cazier Library 112

All levels of experience, and all members of the community, are welcome! Please join us for a 30 minute “sit” with instructions and advice as requested.

 

Friday 02/03

 

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/

 

The Art of Happiness 1 Workshop

11:30a.m.-12:30p.m.

TSC 310

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. Week One – Life Satisfaction. Week Two – Being Centered. Week Three – Allowing for Vulnerability. Week Four – “People wrapped up in themselves make small packages” (Ben Franklin), Feb 3, 10, 17, 24.

 

Gymnastics vs. Wisconsin-Whitewater

7:00p.m.

Dee Glen Smith Spectrum

Gymnastics vs. Wisconsin-Whitewater

 

Free Seminar: Reinvent, Redefine, ReCREATE!

12:30p.m.-1:30p.m.

Eccles Conference Center 207

In our lifetimes we may reinvent ourselves several times, redefining our purpose, our perspective, discovering new possibilities. This presenter will show us how this concept also applies to the art of redefining ordinary objects into sculptures while tapping into your creative problem solving skills. Learn to challenge your imagination, be inspired and learn to utilize cast-offs to combine and redefine ordinary objects into works of art. Speaker: Beverly Mangham, Artist, Sculptor, and Innovative Instructor from San Marcos, Texas. Free parking in the Big Blue Terrace next to the University Inn. Part of the Lifelong Learning Seminar Series brought to you by the University Inn & Conference Center.

 

Co-Ed 6 on 6 Volleyball Tournament

All Day

HPER Building 203, 213

Shake off the cold and bring the heat to the 6 on 6 Co-Ed Tournament. 3 men and 3 women per team. This is a fundraiser for the men’s team. Registration begins at 5 p.m., pay at registration. Cost: $15 Students; $20 Non-Students. Coaches meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Feb. 3, play starts immediately afterwards. 16 team limit. Team Organizers can register by contacting milesmaynes@gmail.com

Operation Beautiful

TSC Sunburst Lounge

10:00a.m.-2:00p.m.

Discussions and boothes based on true beauty.

 

Saturday 02/04

 

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

 

 

Co-Ed 6 on 6 Volleyball Tournament

All Day

HPER Building 203, 213

Shake off the cold and bring the heat to the 6 on 6 Co-Ed Tournament. 3 men and 3 women per team. This is a fundraiser for the men’s team. Registration begins at 5 p.m., pay at registration. Cost: $15 Students; $20 Non-Students. Coaches meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Feb. 3, play starts immediately afterwards. 16 team limit. Team Organizers can register by contacting milesmaynes@gmail.com

 

Chinese New Year Show

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

Eccles Conference Center Auditorium 216

The Third Annual Chinese New Year Show Hosted by Chinese Program and Chinese Club. Food and Reception to Follow: 7:30 p.m. Study Abroad Xi’An Summer 2012, Q&A Session available at the New Year celebration site near the entrance.

 

Sunday 02/05

 

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.

 

Marion R. Hyde Exhibit

Jan. 20th – Feb. 9th

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.

 

Forgotten Photographs of the Union Pacific

Jan. 28th- Feb. 17th All Day

Merrill-Cazier Library

The exhibit, assembled by Special Collections and Archives Photograph Curator Daniel Davis, explores the history of the Union Pacific Railroad through photographs of A. J. Russell. The exhibit presents several of the well-known and idealized scenes of the railroad’s construction (1868-69) as photographed by Russell while under the commission of the Union Pacific Railroad. In addition to the well-known images, the exhibit presents examples of stereo-views taken by Russell and other photographers that offer a more complete and less sanitized version of the railroad’s history. A reception for the exhibit is planned Feb. 15 in conjunction with a lecture by Davis for the Friends of Merrill-Cazier Library.

 

On-Going and Upcoming Events

 

Annual Art Guild Warehouse Show

Jan. 30th- Feb. 3rd

12:00p.m.-4:00p.m.

Chase Fine Arts Center room 102

Come and see what students have created in the Annual Art Guild Warehouse Show.

 

 

USU Cru

Tuesday nights @ 7:30 p.m.

Richards 2 1/2 lounge

Come meet with a group of Christians committed to showing people who the true Jesus is. Come discuss and explore topics of faith and spirituality.

Everyone welcome!

For more information contact Miriam Gunn (435) 770-6025

 

Aggies for Christ

Tuesday Nights @ 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

 

USU Meditation Club

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

Merrill-Cazier Library 112

All levels of experience, and all members of the community, are welcome! Please join us for a 30 minute “sit” with instructions and advice as requested.

 

Marion R. Hyde Exhibit

January 19th- February 9th

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.

 

Alfred Hitchcocks’ “The 39 Steps”

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from January 17th until February 4th.

Heritage Community Theater, 2505 S Hwy 89, Perry, UT

he Heritage Theater in Perry, Utah presents Alfred Hitchcock’s “The 39 Steps” on Friday, Monday and Wednesday nights at 7p.m. with Matinees on Saturday at 2p.m. ( now thru February 4th). The theater is located at 2505 S Hwy 89. For reservations, call (435-723-8392)

 

Forgotten Photographs of the Union Pacific

Jan. 28th- Feb. 17th All Day

Merrill-Cazier Library

The exhibit, assembled by Special Collections and Archives Photograph Curator Daniel Davis, explores the history of the Union Pacific Railroad through photographs of A. J. Russell. The exhibit presents several of the well-known and idealized scenes of the railroad’s construction (1868-69) as photographed by Russell while under the commission of the Union Pacific Railroad. In addition to the well-known images, the exhibit presents examples of stereo-views taken by Russell and other photographers that offer a more complete and less sanitized version of the railroad’s history. A reception for the exhibit is planned Feb. 15 in conjunction with a lecture by Davis for the Friends of Merrill-Cazier Library.

 

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