University of Idaho Events for Jan. 28 – Feb. 3

Friday, January 25 2013


MOSCOW, Idaho – The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of Jan. 28 – Feb. 3. Events will take place in Moscow and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, Jan. 29

Rajung Yang, Piano
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a piano concert performed by Rajung Yang. Tickets will be available at the door, and will cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Aces Up! Concert

8-10 p.m.
Student Union Building, Ballroom
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come listen to a unique blend of blue collar country and the raw energy of the famous Seattle rock scene by Washington-based group Aces Up. The band has shared the stage with country music artists Gretchen Wilson, Jake Owen, The Band Perry, Uncle Kracker, Jack Ingram, Steve Holy, Emerson Drive and many more.

Wednesday, Jan 30
Martin Forum
5:30-7 p.m.
Administration Building, Auditorium
851 Campus Dr. in Moscow
Come listen to former Ambassador Richard LeBaron present the keynote speech entitled “United States Foreign Policy for the Future: Confident Leader or Superpower in Decline?” at the third annual Martin Forum. Currently, LeBaron is working on projects related to the U.S. policy towards the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council.

Let’s Talk About It, Idaho! Book Talk – Ron McFarland Discusses A Victorian Gentlewoman in the Far West by Hallock Foote

7 p.m.
University of Idaho Library
850 Rayburn St. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Library and the Moscow Public Library are joining forces to provide the educational and entertaining series, “Let’s Talk About It, Idaho!” to Moscow and surrounding area residents. Ron McFarland will discuss “A Victorian Gentlewoman in the Far West” by Mary Hallock Foote.

DVW Rebecca Solnit Reading

7:30 p.m.
Menard Law Building, Courtroom
711 Rayburn St. in Moscow
Rebecca Solnit will be giving a public reading in the law school courtroom as part of the Distinguished Visiting Writers series. Following the reading, she will hold a graduate student workshop.

Thursday, Jan. 31
Lavender Lunch
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Idaho Commons, Room 229
875 S. Line St. in Moscow
Take a break and enjoy a free lunch at the Student Diversity Center in the Idaho Commons. This is a great opportunity to meet new people and talk about current events. Enjoy a free peanut butter and jelly sandwich lunch or bring your own. This event is open to the public.

IBEST Lunch – The Ladybug Game: Teaching Evolution to Grades K-6th
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Idaho Commons, Aurora Room
875 S. Line St. in Moscow
The Institute of Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies (IBEST) and support from the BEACON Center for the study of Evolution in Action have developed a fun and easy to understand tool to teach the fundamental aspects of evolution to K-6th grade students. The game uses an evolving population of virtual aphids to illustrate the role of inheritance, variation and selection in evolution.

What’s Happening with Marriage Equality?
6 p.m.
Student Union Building, Silver-Gold/Galena Rooms
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Join the LGBTQA Office for a panel presentation about the current state of marriage equality and the impact of Referendum 74 in Washington. The panel consists of students, staff and community members. This event is free and open to the public.

Men’s Basketball vs. Utah State
7:05 p.m.
ASUI Kibbie-Activity Center, Cowan Spectrum
1000 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Come watch the University of Idaho men's basketball team as they take on Utah State Aggies at home in the Cowan Spectrum. To purchase tickets, visit www.govandals.com.

Danilo Mezzadri, Flute
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come watch Danilo Mezzadri perform on flute at the Lionel Hampton School of Music. Tickets cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

“Three Strikes to First” by Quinn Hatch

7:30-9:30 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Department of Theater Arts will present, “Three Strikes to First,” written by Quinn Hatch, a University of Idaho master of fine arts graduate. Show dates run for Jan. 31 – Feb. 3 and Feb. 7, 8 and 9. Matinees on Feb. 3 will begin at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $10 for general admission, $8 for University of Idaho faculty and staff, and free admission for all University of Idaho students. To purchase tickets, call the University of Idaho Kibbie Dome Ticket office at (208) 885-7212. Tickets also are available for purchase online or at the box office. For more information, call (208) 885-6465.

Friday, Feb. 1
Mosaic Concert
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a concert as 75 outstanding student musicians from the Lionel Hampton School of Music offer listeners a colorful mosaic of music in a seamlessly choreographed, fast-paced performance. The Mosaic Concert event is orchestrated by renowned composer and jazz choir director, Dan Bukvich, professor of music. This performance is free and open to the public.

“Three Strikes to First” by Quinn Hatch
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Department of Theater Arts will present “Three Strikes to First,” written by Quinn Hatch a University of Idaho Master of Fine Arts graduate. Show dates run for Feb.1-3 and Feb. 7, 8 and 9. Matinees on Feb. 3 will begin at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $10 for general admission, $8 for University of Idaho faculty and staff, and free admission for all University of Idaho students. To purchase tickets, call the University of Idaho Kibbie Dome Ticket office at (208) 885-7212. Tickets also are available for purchase online or at the box office. For more information call (208) 885-6465.

Saturday, Feb. 2
Men’s Basketball vs. San Jose State

7:05-9:00 p.m.
ASUI Kibbie-Activity Center, Cowan Spectrum
1000 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Come watch the University of Idaho men’s basketball team as they take on San Jose State at home in the Cowan Spectrum. To purchase tickets, visit www.govandals.com.

“Three Strikes to First” By Quinn Hatch
7:30 p.m. Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Department of Theater Arts will present, “Three Strikes to First,” written by Quinn Hatch, a University of Idaho master of fine arts graduate. Show dates run for Feb. 2-3 and Feb. 7, 8, and 9. Matinees on Feb. 3 will begin at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $10 for general admission, $8 for University of Idaho faculty and staff, and free admission for all University of Idaho students. To purchase tickets, call the University of Idaho Kibbie Dome Ticket Office at (208) 885-7212. Tickets also are available to purchase online or at the box office. For more information call (208) 885-6465.

Sunday, Feb. 3
“Three Strikes to First” By Quinn Hatch
2 p.m.
Hartung Theater
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Department of Theater Arts will present, “Three Strikes to First,” written by Quinn Hatch, a University of Idaho master of fine arts graduate. Show dates run Feb. 3, 7, 8 and 9. Tickets cost $10 for general admission, $8 for University of Idaho faculty and staff, and free admission for all University of Idaho students. To purchase tickets, call the University of Idaho Kibbie Dome Ticket Office at (208) 885-7212. Tickets also are available to purchase online or at the box office. For more information, call (208) 885-6465.

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