University of Idaho Events for Feb. 16-22

Friday, February 6 2009


Feb. 6, 2009 Written by Jeremy Bennett MOSCOW, Idaho – The following is a list of University of Idaho-sponsored events for the week of Feb.16-22. Events will take place in Moscow, and are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Monday, Feb. 16 The University of Idaho is closed for the President's Day holiday. Tuesday, Feb. 17 Cooking Demonstration Noon Student Recreation Center, Classroom 1000 Paradise Creek St. in Moscow Verna Bergmann presents "Chicken Dinner with Leftovers Plus." There will be free samples and recipes. No registration is required. University Interdisciplinary Colloquium Series 12:30 p.m. Idaho Commons, Whitewater Room 875 S. Line St. in Moscow Monica Schurtman, associate professor in the College of Law, will present "Legislating Memory: International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law Norms and Challenges Illustrated by the Spanish and Basque Examples.” The University Interdisciplinary Colloquium is a series of lectures by distinguished members of the University of Idaho faculty and staff presenting and describing their approach to teaching and/or research in their respective disciplines. For more information, call (208) 885-5997 or visit www.class.uidaho.edu/uic/. Internship and Job Search Workshop 5 p.m. Idaho Commons, Career and Professional Planning Library, 3rd Floor 875 S. Line St. in Moscow A workshop devoted to assisting students through job and internship searches. Career and Professional Planning also takes individual advising appointments. Students and alumni can take advantage of one-on-one career counseling by contacting CAPP at (208) 885-2161 and arranging an appointment. CAPP also offers walk-in services for students with quick questions, no appointment necessary, everyday from noon to 2 p.m. Faculty Chamber Music Series 7:30 p.m. Lionel Hampton School of Music Recital Hall 1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow Faculty musicians are featured in an inviting program that includes works by Mozart and Samuel Barber. The performers include: Leonard Garrison, flute; Carol Padgham Albrecht, oboe; Ferenc Cseszkó, viola; William Wharton, cello; Jay Mauchley, piano; Sandy Mauchley, piano; Chris Thompson, baritone; Roger Cole, clarinet; Leonard Garrison, flute; Shannon Scott, clarinet; Quentin DeWitt, percussion and Jonathan Mann, piano. Tickets will be sold at the door; cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens. For more information, contact the Lionel Hampton School at (208) 885-6231. Wednesday, Feb. 18 Women's Center Brown Bag Series "Body Image Issues on a College Campus" 12:30 p.m. Memorial Gym, Room 109 A panel of speakers will discuss the consequences of anorexia and bulimia among college students as part of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week. Friday, Feb. 20 Jazz Bands and Choirs Recital 7:30 p.m. Lionel Hampton School of Music, Recital Hall 1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow The School of Music jazz bands and choirs will perform. Tickets will be sold at the door; cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens. For more information, contact the Lionel Hampton School at (208) 885-6231. Saturday, Feb. 21 Student Clarinet Recital 1 p.m. Lionel Hampton School of Music, Recital Hall 1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow Douglas Torrance will perform on his clarinet. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Lionel Hampton School at (208) 885-6231. Student Percussion Recital 7:30 p.m. Lionel Hampton School of Music, Recital Hall 1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow Percussionist Steve Turner will perform. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Lionel Hampton School at (208) 885-6231. Sunday, Feb. 22 Christopher Hahn Piano Recital 4 p.m. Lionel Hampton School of Music, Recital Hall 1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow Christopher Hahn will give a solo piano recital. Hahn’s recital includes Feruccio Busoni’s arrangement of Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Nun komm der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659”; Maurice Ravel’s “Valses nobles et sentimentales”; Alberto Ginastera’s “Danzas Argentinas, Op. 2”; Alexina Louie’s “I Leap Through the Sky With Stars; and “Fantasy in F minor, Op. 49” by Frederic Chopin. Tickets will be sold at the door; cost is $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens. For more information, contact the Lionel Hampton School at (208) 885-6231.
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