University of Idaho Events for Jan. 20-26

Thursday, January 16


MOSCOW, Idaho – The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of Jan. 20-26. Events will take place in Moscow and Boise, and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Monday, Jan. 20
The University of Idaho and its offices will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The University of Idaho will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, Jan. 21.

Tuesday, Jan. 21
Legislative Breakfast
6-9 a.m.
Idaho State Capitol Building, 4th Floor Rotunda
700 W. Jefferson St. in Boise
Join the UI President Don Burnett and university deans, faculty, staff and students for a continental breakfast buffet and insight into what is happening at university locations around the state. No RSVP is necessary.

Lunch and Learn Series with Karen Richel

Noon – 1 p.m.
Gritman Federal Building, Second Floor Conference Room
220 E. 5th St. in Moscow
Come participate in an interactive class that covers all of the credit basics, such as credit and how to use it wisely. Registration is not required. For more information, call Karen Richel at (208) 883-2241 or email her at krichel@uidaho.edu.

125 Anniversary Presentation: Healthy Lifestyle Whole Grain Artisan Bread
Noon – 2 p.m.
Ada County Extension Office
5880 Glenwood St. in Boise
Learn to make whole grain breads from stored high-moisture dough using ancient grains. Bring a 3-4 quart container for mixing dough. This is a hands-on workshop. Participants will make three loaves of bread and will learn new recipes and ideas for artisan bread. This event is free. To RSVP, call (208) 287-5900.

125 Anniversary Presentation: Food Manufacturers and the University of Idaho
1-3 p.m.
Idaho Water Center, Room 156
322 E. Front St. in Boise
Jeff Kronenberg, food processing specilist and College of Engineering tech help, will feature work with the Idaho Candy Company and cheese and tea manufacturers. Participants will sample products and learn about UI’s support to food manufacturers, both large and small.

125 Anniversary Presentation: Daylighting Design in the Pacific Northwest

3:30-5:30 p.m.
UI Integrated Design Lab
306 S. 6th St. in Boise
Come celebrate the Integrated Design Lab’s 10-year anniversary. Van Den Wymelenberg will share highlights from the Integrated Design Lab’s history and discuss what is in store for the future. Lecture begins at 3:30 p.m., with an optional tour of the lab at 4:30 p.m.

Meet the Vandals in Boise
5-8 p.m.
The Riverside Hotel
2900 Chinden Blvd. in Boise
Join other future Vandals, faculty, staff and alumni for a fun-filled opportunity to learn about student life at the University of Idaho.

Faculty Piano Recital
7:30-10 p.m.
Lionel Hampton Music Building, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a faculty recital with pianist Kristin Elgersma. Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Wednesday, Jan. 22
125 Anniversary Presentation: Educational Leadership for Equity and Excellence in Idaho; Content Areas Matter
Noon – 1 p.m.
Idaho Water Center, Room 156
322 E. Front St. in Boise
Jeffrey Brooks, the chair of the University of Idaho Department of Leadership and Counseling, will present and explore the argument that effective principals require content knowledge in their work in creating more equitable schools and improving student learning for everyone.

125th Anniversary Kick-Off Celebration, Social and Dinner

5-9 p.m.
The Grove Hotel
245 S. Capitol Blvd. in Boise
In 2014, the University of Idaho will celebrate the 125th anniversary of its founding. Join the university in its celebration of its rich history. A social begins at 6 p.m., followed by dinner and a program at 7 p.m. Business attire is required. Tickets cost $50 per person and can be purchased online.

Thursday, Jan. 23
Vandal Basketball vs. Grand Canyon
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 Grand Canyon University.

Vandal Entertainment Concert: Thick as Thieves
810 p.m.
Student Union Building Ballroom
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Touring the Pacific Northwest, Thick as Thieves comes to campus with their unique music stylings.

Saturday, Jan. 25

Bandfest
7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Administration Building, Auditorium
851 Campus Dr. in Moscow
Come enjoy Bandfest hosted by the Lionel Hampton School of Music. This event is free and open to the public.

Bandfest
10 a.m. – Midnight
Administration Building, Auditorium
851 Campus Dr. in Moscow
Come enjoy Bandfest hosted by the Lionel Hampton School of Music. This event is free and open to the public.

Sunday, Jan. 26
SAI Moscow-Pullman Alumnae Musicale
3-5 p.m.
Lionel Hampton Music Building, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
This is an annual fundraising program sponsored by the Moscow-Pullman Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Alpha Iota. Admission is free and donations are welcomed.

Leonard Garrison on Flute and Kay Zavislak on Piano Concert
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton Music Building, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a faculty recital with flutist Leonard Garrison and pianist Kay Zavislak. Tickets are only available at the door, and costs $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

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



About the University of Idaho
The University of Idaho helps students to succeed and become leaders. Its land-grant mission furthers innovative scholarly and creative research to grow Idaho's economy and serve a statewide community. From its main campus in Moscow, Idaho, to 70 research and academic locations statewide, U-Idaho emphasizes real-world application as part of its student experience. U-Idaho combines the strength of a large university with the intimacy of small learning communities. It is home to the Vandals. For information, visit www.uidaho.edu.