University of Idaho Events for Dec. 9-15

Thursday, December 5 2013


MOSCOW, Idaho – Nov. 27, 2013 – The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of Dec. 9-15. Events will take place in Moscow and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, Dec. 10
Ivar Nelson Lecture
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Idaho Commons, Clearwater/Whitewater Room
875 S. Line St. in Moscow
Former director of the University of Idaho Press, Ivar Nelson, will give a lecture titled “Elites, Social Mobility and Income Distribution in the U.S.: Challenges to the American Dream.” This event is part of the Malcolm M. Renfrew Interdisciplinary Colloquium – or MRIC- lecture series of distinguished members of the UI faculty and staff describing their approach to teaching and research in their respective disciplines.

Nerd Tuesdays
7-9 p.m.
Memorial Gym, Room 109
1001 University Ave. in Moscow
Nerd Tuesdays invites anyone who loves pop culture, has one or more fandoms, and loves to talk about nerdy stuff for an evening of board games, TV, movies, and other things nerdy each Tuesday evening. This event is free and open to the public.

University Orchestra

7:30-9:30 p.m.
Administration Building, Auditorium
851 Campus Dr. in Moscow
Come enjoy the UI Orchestra perform. Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Wednesday, Dec. 11
Vandal Basketball vs. Lewis-Clark State College
6-8 p.m.
ASUI Kibbie-Activity Center
1000 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Come cheer on the Vandal women’s basketball team as they take on Lewis-Clark State College.

Film Viewing of “Pay It Forward”
7-9 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a free viewing of the film “Pay It Forward.”

A Christmas Carol

7:30-9:30 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Theatre Arts Department, in collaboration with the Idaho Repertory Theatre, will perform “A Christmas Carol” this holiday season. Charles Dickens’ classic tale persuades audiences that it is never too late to turn a life around and redemption is possible. This unique production mixes puppets, special effects and touching actor portrayals to create an unforgettable telling of this timeless story. Tickets can be purchased at the door, online through the University of Idaho Ticket Office or by phone at 208-885-7212. Tickets costs $6 for children and $8 for adults and senior citizens. Admission is free for UI students with valid Vandal I.D., but tickets must be reserved due to the limited seating.

Thursday, Dec. 12
Lavender Lunch
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Teaching and Learning Center, Room 229
875 S. Line St. in Moscow
Take a break and enjoy a free lunch. This is a great opportunity to meet new people and talk about current events. Enjoy a free peanut butter and jelly sandwich lunch. This event is free and open to the public.

Student Composers Concert

7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton Music Building, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy the UI Student Composers Concert hosted by the Lionel Hampton School of Music.

A Christmas Carol

7:30-9:30 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Theatre Arts Department, in collaboration with the Idaho Repertory Theatre, will perform “A Christmas Carol” this holiday season. Charles Dickens’ classic tale persuades audiences that it is never too late to turn a life around and redemption is possible. This unique production mixes puppets, special effects and touching actor portrayals to create an unforgettable telling of this timeless story. Tickets can be purchased at the door, online through the University of Idaho Ticket Office or by phone at 208-885-7212. Tickets costs $6 for children and $8 for adults and senior citizens. Admission is free for UI students with valid Vandal I.D., but tickets must be reserved due to the limited seating.

Friday, Dec. 13
Film Viewing of “Rush”
7-9 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a free viewing of the blockbuster film “Rush” hosted by ASUI Vandal Entertainment.

A Christmas Carol
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Theatre Arts Department, in collaboration with the Idaho Repertory Theatre, will perform “A Christmas Carol” this holiday season. Charles Dickens’ classic tale persuades audiences that it is never too late to turn a life around and redemption is possible. This unique production mixes puppets, special effects and touching actor portrayals to create an unforgettable telling of this timeless story. Tickets can be purchased at the door, online through the University of Idaho Ticket Office or by phone at 208-885-7212. Tickets costs $6 for children and $8 for adults and senior citizens. Admission is free for UI students with valid Vandal I.D., but tickets must be reserved due to the limited seating.

Jazz Choirs Holiday Concert
8-10 p.m.
ASUI Kibbie-Activity Center
1000 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Come enjoy the UI Jazz Choirs Holiday Concert hosted by the Lionel Hampton School of Music.

Film Viewing of “Rush”

9:30-11 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a free viewing of the blockbuster film “Rush” hosted by ASUI Vandal Entertainment.

Saturday, Dec. 14
A Christmas Carol
2-4 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Theatre Arts Department, in collaboration with the Idaho Repertory Theatre, will perform “A Christmas Carol” this holiday season. Charles Dickens’ classic tale persuades audiences that it is never too late to turn a life around and redemption is possible. This unique production mixes puppets, special effects and touching actor portrayals to create an unforgettable telling of this timeless story. Tickets can be purchased at the door, online through the University of Idaho Ticket Office or by phone at 208-885-7212. Tickets costs $6 for children and $8 for adults and senior citizens. Admission is free for UI students with valid Vandal I.D., but tickets must be reserved due to the limited seating.

A Christmas Carol
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Theatre Arts Department, in collaboration with the Idaho Repertory Theatre, will perform “A Christmas Carol” this holiday season. Charles Dickens’ classic tale persuades audiences that it is never too late to turn a life around and redemption is possible. This unique production mixes puppets, special effects and touching actor portrayals to create an unforgettable telling of this timeless story. Tickets can be purchased at the door, online through the University of Idaho Ticket Office or by phone at 208-885-7212. Tickets costs $6 for children and $8 for adults and senior citizens. Admission is free for UI students with valid Vandal I.D., but tickets must be reserved due to the limited seating.

Film Viewing of “Rush”

8-10 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a free viewing of the blockbuster film “Rush” hosted by ASUI Vandal Entertainment.

Sunday, Dec. 15

A Christmas Carol
2-4 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Theatre Arts Department, in collaboration with the Idaho Repertory Theatre, will perform “A Christmas Carol” this holiday season. Charles Dickens’ classic tale persuades audiences that it is never too late to turn a life around and redemption is possible. This unique production mixes puppets, special effects and touching actor portrayals to create an unforgettable telling of this timeless story. Tickets can be purchased at the door, online through the University of Idaho Ticket Office or by phone at 208-885-7212. Tickets costs $6 for children and $8 for adults and senior citizens. Admission is free for UI students with valid Vandal I.D., but tickets must be reserved due to the limited seating.

Film Viewing of “Rush”

3-5 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a free viewing of the blockbuster film “Rush” hosted by ASUI Vandal Entertainment.

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



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