University of Idaho Events for April 7-13

Friday, March 28


MOSCOW, Idaho – March 28, 2014 – The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of April 7-13. Events will take place in Moscow, Coeur d’Alene, and Boise and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Monday, April 7
VITA – Free Low Income Tax Preparation
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Menard Law Building, Room 105
711 Rayburn St. in Moscow
VITA is a free tax preparation service for low-income individuals. This includes students, but is open to anybody throughout the community that could benefit from the service. VITA is a service created by the IRS and organized through University of Idaho College of Law. To participate, bring necessary tax documents, such as W-2 and 1099 forms, as well as a valid social security card.

Borah Symposium Plenary Address – Jay Winter
7-8:30 p.m.
Student Union Building, Ballroom
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy the Borah Symposium 2014: WWI and the Making of the Modern World: 1914-2014. The Borah Symposium Plenary Address is “Legacies of the Great War on the Modern Era,” presented by Jay Winter, a professor at Yale University. 

Tuesday, April 8
Borah Symposium: “Lest we forget: Influenza, the Great Pandemic of the Great War”
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Student Union Building, Ballroom
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy the Borah Symposium 2014: WWI and the Making of the Modern World: 1914-2014. This presentation is, “Lest we forget: Influenza, the Great Pandemic of the Great War,” by Scott Munich, a professor at the University of Idaho. 

Biological Sciences Seminar: Amy Zanne, The George Washington University
12:30-1:20 p.m.
Renfrew Hall, Room 125
804 Rayburn St. in Moscow
Come listen to a seminar titled, “Everything’s relative: How evolutionary history shaped plant construction today,” presented by Amy Zanne from The George Washington University. 

Science on Tap – Stacey Camp, “Archaeology of Japanese Internment in Idaho”
5:30-6:30 p.m.
Fort Ground Grill
705 River Ave. in Coeur d’Alene
Science on Tap Coeur d’Alene is held monthly on the second Tuesday of the month at the Fort Ground Grill. This causal program is open to anyone interested in exploring the latest science and technology. Science on Tap Coeur d’Alene features scientists and engineers eager to share their experience, answer questions and discuss opinions in an informal, relaxed setting. This month’s featured scientist is Stacey Camp with her presentation, “Archaeologists of Japanese Internment in Idaho.” 

Alumni Reception and Research Presentation by Carolyn Hovde Bohach
6-8 p.m.
Idaho Water Center, Legacy Pointe Room
322 E. Front St. in Boise
The College of Science will host a reception and research presentation by University of Idaho professor Carolyn Hovde Bohach. She will speak about basic microbiology and her research on the infamous E. coli O157:H7 in her presentation entitled, “The Good the Bad and the Ugly E. coli and You.” The reception will feature complimentary appetizers and no-host beverages. Those interested are asked to RSVP to Eric Bennett at ebennett@uidaho.edu or call 208-885-9106 by April 1. 

Borah Symposium: “Impacts of the Great War on the Middle East”
7-8:30 p.m.
Student Union Building, Ballroom
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy the Borah Symposium 2014: WWI and the Making of the Modern World: 1914-2014. This presentation is, “Impacts of the Great War on the Middle East,” presented by Priya Satia, a professor at Stanford University. 

Jazz Combo Series
7:30-9 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come listen to the Jazz Combo Series in the Lionel Hampton School of Music. This event is free and open to the public. 

Wednesday, April 9
VITA – Free Low Income Tax Preparation
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Menard Law Building, Room 105
711 Rayburn St. in Moscow
VITA is a free tax preparation service for low-income individuals. This includes students, but is open to anybody throughout the community that could benefit from the service. VITA is a service created by the IRS and organized through University of Idaho College of Law. To participate, bring necessary tax documents, such as W-2 and 1099 forms, as well as a valid social security card.

Borah Symposium Keynote presented by General Richard Myers
7-8:30 p.m.
Student Union Building, Ballroom
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy the Borah Symposium 2014: WWI and the Making of the Modern World: 1914-2014. The presentation entitled, “The Changes to the Laws of the War and the Control of WMDs,” is presented by the keynote speaker General Richard Myers, Former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

Reel Leadership – Mean Girls
7-9 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Reel leadership is an opportunity to examine leadership through movies. This week’s movie, “Mean Girls,” is free and open to the public. 

Thursday, April 10
IBEST Seminar – Kayla King
12:30-1:30 p.m.
McClure Hall, Room 209
810 W. 7th St. in Moscow
Join the Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies for the spring IBEST Seminar series. The featured speaker, Kayla King, will talk about the mutual antagonism between hosts and their parasites can generate very strong natural selection and cause rapid evolution. 

Boxes and Walls
2-8 p.m.
Wallace Residential Center, Gooding Wing Basement
1080 W. 6th St. in Moscow
Boxes and Walls personalize oppression and the importance of activism by “bringing it home” for the individual. Participants are led by a tour guide through a series of “rooms.” Each room is designed to focus on a historically oppressed proud, culture or social justice concern named by students. Along the way, participants are placed into situations and activities while being confronted with a wealth of information. 

Wilderness at 50, Past and Future
4-5 p.m.
Menard Law Building, Room 103
711 Rayburn St. in Moscow
The Environmental Law Society presents a panel discussion in celebration of the 50th anniversary of The Wilderness Act. Discussion topics include the potential for Congress approval of a new wilderness act and efforts to do so nearby, the state of wilderness research, and wilderness management challenges such as wildfire, drought, and climate change. Panel members include faculty at the University of Idaho’s College of Natural Resources, and representatives of the Idaho Conservation League, The Wilderness Society and Wilderness Watch.

Thirsty Thursdays
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Paddy’s Sports Bar
601 W. Appleway Ave. in Coeur d’Alene
On the second Thursday of every month, meet and mingle with other University of Idaho alumni and friends during Thirsty Thursday. There are food and drink specials available. For more information, contact Shelly Robson at shellyr@uidaho.edu.

Silver and Gold Reception Honoring Meg Carlson ’76, Marilyn Fordham ’57, Meryle Kay Michael ’63, Heidi Butler and Sara Schmidt
6-8 p.m.
The Grove Hotel
245 S. Capitol Blvd. in Boise
Come enjoy the University of Idaho’s Alumni Association Silver and Gold reception honoring Silver and Gold Award recipients Meg Carlson ’76 and Marilyn Fordham ’57; Jim Lyle Award recipient Meryle Kay Michael ’63; and Honorary Alumni Recognition recipients Heidi Butler and Sara Schmidt. Tickets cost $25 per person and include admission and light hors d’oeuvres. For more information contact Sandy Larsen at 208-364-4030 or sandyl@uidaho.edu. RSVP online by April 4. 

A Fierce Green Fire
7 p.m.
Kenworthy Theater
508 S. Main St. in Moscow
The Environmental Law Society presents a screening of “A Fierce Green Fire,” a historical documentary about the environmental movement. 

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

Friday, April 11
Dissertation Defense for Shannon McGowan
10 a.m. – Noon
College of Education Building, Room 419
921 Campus Dr. in Moscow
Doctoral candidate in College of Education, Shannon McGowan, will defend her dissertation entitled, “Pre-Service Foreign Language Teachers Attitudes: Got Privilege?” The event is free and open to the public. 

Staff Awards Reception
1-3 p.m.
Student Union Building, Ballroom
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come celebrate University of Idaho staff. Awards are given to staff and retirees who have shown exemplary dedication and have gone above and beyond their normal job duties at the University of Idaho. Those interested but cannot attend are able to watch a live streaming of the awards online at http://www.uidaho.edu/newsevents/uidaholive. 

Boxes and Walls
4-8 p.m.
Wallace Residential Center, Gooding Wing Basement
1080 W. 6th St. in Moscow
Boxes and Walls personalize oppression and the importance of activism by “bringing it home” for the individual. Participants are led by a tour guide through a series of “rooms.” Each room is designed to focus on a historically oppressed proud, culture, or social justice concern named by students. Along the way, participants are placed into situations and activities while being confronted with a wealth of information. 

Jazz Bands and Jazz Choirs
6:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a concert by the jazz bands and jazz choirs. Tickets are only available at the door and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens. 

Vandal Entertainment Indie Film “Inside Llewellyn Davis”
7-9 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
ASUI Vandal Entertainment now showcases an independent film once a month on a weekend. This month’s film, “Inside Llewellyn Davis,” shows a week in the life of a young singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. 

Vandal Entertainment Indie Film “Inside Llewellyn Davis”
9:30-10 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
ASUI Vandal Entertainment now showcases an independent film once a month on a weekend. This month’s film, “Inside Llewellyn Davis,” shows a week in the life of a young singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961.

Saturday, April 12
VITA – Free Low Income Tax Preparation
9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Menard Law Building, Room 105
711 Rayburn St. in Moscow
VITA is a free tax preparation service for low-income individuals. This includes students, but is open to anybody throughout the community that could benefit from the service. VITA is a service created by the IRS and organized through University of Idaho College of Law. To participate, bring necessary tax documents, such as W-2 and 1099 forms, as well as a valid social security card.

Alicia Moyer, Flute and Jordan Asker, Double Bass
1-3 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital by Alicia Moyer on the flute, Jordan Asker on the double bass and accompanied by Erik Jansen on the piano. 

Vandal Entertainment Indie Film “Inside Llewellyn Davis”
3-5 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
ASUI Vandal Entertainment now showcases an independent film once a month on a weekend. This month’s film, “Inside Llewellyn Davis,” shows a week in the life of a young singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961.

Logan Daily, Composition
4-5:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital showcasing Logan Daily and his composition. 

Boxes and Walls
4-8 p.m.
Wallace Residential Center, Gooding Wing Basement
1080 W. 6th St. in Moscow
Boxes and Walls personalize oppression and the importance of activism by “bringing it home” for the individual. Participants are led by a tour guide through a series of “rooms.” Each room is designed to focus on a historically oppressed proud, culture, or social justice concern named by students. Along the way, participants are placed into situations and activities while being confronted with a wealth of information. 

Vandal Entertainment Indie Film “Inside Llewellyn Davis”
8-10 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
ASUI Vandal Entertainment now showcases an independent film once a month on a weekend. This month’s film, “Inside Llewellyn Davis,” shows a week in the life of a young singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961.

Sunday, April 13
University of Idaho Choirs
3-5 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall 
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a concert with the Men’s Chorus, University Chorus, Vandaleers, and Women’s Chorus. Tickets are only available at the door and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens. 

Alisa Jones, Piano
7:30-9 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come listen to a student recital by Alisa Jones on the piano. This event is free and open to the public. 


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

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