University of Idaho Events for April 15-21

Friday, April 12 2013


MOSCOW, Idaho – The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of April 15-21. Events will take place in Moscow and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Monday, April 15

Trumpet Ensemble
7:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come listen to a graduate student recital performing a trumpet ensemble.

Tuesday, April 16
Campus Conversations: Weed! Legalize It?
11:30-12:30 p.m.
Idaho Commons, Clearwater and Whitewater Room
875 S. Line St. in Moscow
This month’s Campus Conversation topic is “Weed! Legalize It?” With the implementation of the recent election’s decisions to legalize marijuana in Washington, this conversation will focus on the various perspectives regarding the reality in our neighboring state. These monthly conversations bring together students, staff and faculty, and community members to discuss a wide variety of topics that impact our community. This collaborative program is presented by the Women’s Center, Center for Volunteerism and Social Action, and the ASUI Department for Student Involvement.

Jan Randall Seminar: Dr. Margaret Riley, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
3:30-4:20 p.m.
Idaho Commons, Whitewater Room
875 S. Line St. in Moscow
Since 2004, the Jan A. Randall Biological Sciences Seminar Series has featured one or two seminars per year by accomplished women in a variety of scientific fields. These seminars are accompanied by scheduled opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and faculty to visit more informally with the speakers and talk about career and personal issues facing women in the sciences today. This year’s seminar is titled, “The tip of the iceberg: the extraordinary diversity of antibiotic resistance in remote populations of bacteria” by Margaret Riley.

Moscow Science on Tap

6 p.m.
Moose Lodge
210 N. Main St. in Moscow
Come listen and enjoy an evening of science. The Moose Lodge and the Idaho INBRE Program presents “Sports-Related Concussions” by Kasee Hildenbrand of Washington State University. Food and refreshments will be available for purchase. For more information, visit www.inbre.uidaho.edu.

Brianna Johnson, Violin and Tyler Renninger, Saxophone
7:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital performed by Brianna Johnson on violin and Tyler Renninger on saxophone.

Wednesday, April 17
UIRA Night at the Hartung Theater
6:30 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Come enjoy a classic Shakespearean comedy of love lines crossed and mistaken identity. UIRA is presenting William Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night.” Social will start at 6:30 p.m. and curtains will rise at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $5. Light refreshments will be provided before the production. RSVP to the Office of Alumni Relations at (208) 885-6154 or uira@uidaho.edu. Please provide names of guests and note all diet or food needs.

Enjoy Your Meal Screening
7 p.m.
Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre
508 S. Main St. in Moscow
The Sustainable Environment Commission presents a film following the origins of a meal prepared by renowned chefs. This film traces where the ingredients come from and the impact and stress on local life.

Reel Leadership
7 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin St. in Moscow
Reel leadership offers an opportunity to examine leadership through movies. Reel leadership presents “Crash” a movie that brings together a diverse group of people as their lives collide with the issue of racism and racial profiling. This film is an example of the interconnectedness of life in the melting pot.

Hector Sosa, Composition
7:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital composed by Hector Sosa.

Thursday, April 18
Book-signing with Author Thor Hanson
9-10 a.m.
VandalStore
706 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Students, moms, faculty, staff and the public are invited to attend a book signing and question and answer session with author and U-Idaho alumnus Thor Hanson. His book, “Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle,” examines the evolution of feathers and their use through time by both birds and humans. Free Starbucks coffee will be offered to attendees.

LGBTQA “Out Lunch”
12:30 p.m.
Idaho Commons, Room 229
875 S. Line St. in Moscow
Join the LGBTQA staff at the Student Diversity Center in the Idaho Commons for lunch while listening to a guest speaker discuss topics of interest.

Switch Screening
4 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
“Switch” delivers straight answers to today’s most controversial energy questions, as energy visionary Scott Tinker travels the world, exploring leading energy sites, from coal to solar, oil to biofuels, most of them highly restricted and never before seen on film. He seeks the truth from international leaders of government, industry and academia, and then cuts through the confusion to discover a path to our energy future as surprising as it is practical.

Billy White, Composition
7:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital composed by Billy White.

“Twelfth Night” by William Shakespeare
7:30 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
A comedy of love lines crossed and mistaken identity, Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night follows the journey of a castaway, Viola. Shipwrecked on the shores of Illyria and separated from her twin brother she believes to be dead, Viola begins masquerading as a young page named Cesario. She enters the service of Duke Orsino who is love-struck by Lady Olivia, a woman who will have nothing to do with suitors. Orsino decides to use Cesario as an intermediary to confess his love to Olivia. However, Olivia, believing the messenger to be a man, falls in love with Cesario. And Viola, in turn, falls in love with Orsino. To complicate things further, Sebastian, Viola’s twin brother, is alive and well. Admission is free for University of Idaho students. Tickets cost $8 for University of Idaho faculty, staff and WSU students. General admission costs $10. Group rates are available.

Friday, April 19
Buy Local Moscow Brewfest
5 p.m.
1912 Center
412 E. 3rd St. in Moscow
Looking for a fun event for Mom’s Weekend? Come taste and enjoy some of Moscow’s finest beers. Learn, explore and socialize with several local brewers while learning about local sustainable practices for brewing beer. This event is sponsored by Buy Local Moscow. For more information, contact mikeysgyros@yahoo.com.

Silver and Gold Football Scrimmage
6 p.m.
Kibbie-ASUI Activity Center
1000 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Don’t miss a chance to get a sneak peek at the 2013 Vandal Football team under the guidance of coach Paul Petrino. The 2013-2014 Vandal Game Day T-Shirt will be revealed during the game.

Billy White, Guitar
7:30-9 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital by Billy White on the guitar.

Vandaleers
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a performance by the Vandaleers. Tickets are only available at the door and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

“Twelfth Night” by William Shakespeare
7:30 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
A comedy of love lines crossed and mistaken identity, Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night follows the journey of a castaway, Viola. Shipwrecked on the shores of Illyria and separated from her twin brother she believes to be dead, Viola begins masquerading as a young page named Cesario. She enters the service of Duke Orsino who is love-struck by Lady Olivia, a woman who will have nothing to do with suitors. Orsino decides to use Cesario as an intermediary to confess his love to Olivia. However, Olivia, believing the messenger to be a man, falls in love with Cesario. And Viola, in turn, falls in love with Orsino. To complicate things further, Sebastian, Viola’s twin brother, is alive and well. Admission is free for University of Idaho students. Tickets cost $8 for University of Idaho faculty, staff and WSU students. General admission costs $10. Group rates are available.

Dissertation Defense: Carol Keogh Lindsay

9 a.m.
College of Education, Room 215
921 Campus Dr. in Moscow
College of Education doctoral student, Carol Keogh Lindsay, will defend her dissertation entitled, "Teacher Observations and Teacher Decision Making in Early Childhood Emergent Curriculum." The event is free and open to the public.

Saturday, April 20
Vandal Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament and Auction
10 a.m.
University of Idaho Golf Course
1215 Nez Perce Dr. in Moscow
Join football coach Paul Petrino and the rest of his staff at the University of Idaho Golf Course for the annual golf tournament. Shortly following the tournament, join the Vandal Scholarship Fund's biggest fund raisers of the year. All proceeds will help fund scholarships for student-athletes at the University of Idaho. Social begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Best Western Plus University Inn. Ladies division also offered. For more information, contact Loren Orr at (208) 885-0259.

Phi Delt Turtle Derby
11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Phi Delta Theta
804 Elm St. in Moscow
Come join the 55th annual Turtle Derby fundraising event hosted by Phi Delta Theta. This is the University of Idaho’s largest Greek fundraiser. All proceeds go to the Lou Gehrig’s Foundation.

Martha McAlister, Saxophone
1:30-2:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital by Martha McAlister on the saxophone.

Trashy Fashion Show/ Recycled Art Showing
5-9 p.m.
East Side Marketplace
1420 S. Blaine St. in Moscow
Come enjoy an evening full of fun fashion where all art is compiled from recycled materials. This event is presented by Buy Local Moscow. For more information contact mikeysgyros@yahoo.com

Greater Palouse Youth Orchestra
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Administration Building, Auditorium
851 Campus Dr. in Moscow
Come enjoy the Greater Palouse Youth Orchestra perform. This event is free and open to the public.

“Twelfth Night” by William Shakespeare
7:30 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
A comedy of love lines crossed and mistaken identity, Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” follows the journey of a castaway, Viola. Shipwrecked on the shores of Illyria and separated from her twin brother she believes to be dead, Viola begins masquerading as a young page named Cesario. She enters the service of Duke Orsino who is love-struck by Lady Olivia, a woman who will have nothing to do with suitors. Orsino decides to use Cesario as an intermediary to confess his love to Olivia. However, Olivia, believing the messenger to be a man, falls in love with Cesario. And Viola, in turn, falls in love with Orsino. To complicate things further, Sebastian, Viola’s twin brother, is alive and well. Admission is free for University of Idaho student and cost $8 for University of Idaho faculty, staff and Washington State University students. General admission costs $10. Group rates are available.

Sunday, April 21
Brendan Burns, Trombone
1 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital by Brendan Burns on the trombone.

“Twelfth Night” by William Shakespeare
2-4:30 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
A comedy of love lines crossed and mistaken identity, Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” follows the journey of a castaway, Viola. Shipwrecked on the shores of Illyria and separated from her twin brother she believes to be dead, Viola begins masquerading as a young page named Cesario. She enters the service of Duke Orsino who is love-struck by Lady Olivia, a woman who will have nothing to do with suitors. Orsino decides to use Cesario as an intermediary to confess his love to Olivia. However, Olivia, believing the messenger to be a man, falls in love with Cesario. And Viola, in turn, falls in love with Orsino. To complicate things further, Sebastian, Viola’s twin brother, is alive and well. Admission is free for University of Idaho student and cost $8 for University of Idaho faculty, staff and Washington State University students. General admission costs $10. Group rates are available.

Ashley Bertsch, Piano
4-5:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital by Ashley Bertsch on the piano.

Vandaleers Concert Choir and Palouse Choral Society Perform Haydn’s the Creation

4-6 p.m.
Administration Building, Auditorium
851 Campus Dr. in Moscow
Come enjoy the Vandaleers Concert Choir and Palouse Choral Society as they perform Haydn’s “Creation.” Tickets cost $15 for adults and $8 for students, and are available online at www.palousechoralsociety.org or at the Box Office (509) 432-4796.

Hector Sosa, Guitar
7:30-9 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital by Hector Sosa on the guitar.

For more university events, visit www.uidaho.edu/calendar.
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