University of Idaho Events for July 16-22
Friday, July 13 2012
MOSCOW, Idaho – The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of July 16-22. Events will take place in Moscow and Kimberly, and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.
Tuesday, July 17
Dissertation Defense: Jency Pricilla Sundararajan
Engineering Physics Building, Room 204
691 Ash St. in Moscow
Jency Pricilla Sundarajan, doctoral candidate in physics, will defend her dissertation entitled, "Photocurrent Enhancement by Surface Plasmon Resonance of Gold Nanoparticles in Single Gallium Nitride Nanowires." The event is free and open to the public.
Wednesday, July 18
Summer Noontime Featuring Caleb McGinn
Noon – 1 p.m.
Idaho Commons Lawn
875 S. Line St. in Moscow
Come enjoy lunch and some great music in the summer sun. All concerts are sponsored by the Idaho Commons, Student Union and ASUI Student Engagement. In case of inclement weather, the concert will be held inside at the Idaho Commons Food Court.
Kimberly Research and Extension Center Twilight Tour
Kimberly Research and Extension Center
3806 N. 3600 East in Kimberly
The Kimberly Research and Extension Center will host its 4th biennial Twilight Tour, which will include various displays and booths to show the public some of the different kinds of research and extension activities taking place in the Magic Valley. Horse-drawn wagon rides will provide attendees the opportunity to hear about different kinds of field research taking place while enjoying a leisurely ride around the experiment station. A free catered dinner with a choice of BBQ beef, pork or chicken will also be available. Attendees will have the chance to meet President Duane Nellis, College Agricultural and Life Sciences Dean John Hammel and all of the associate deans.
Thursday, July 19
Screen on the Green Presents: Ferris Beuller’s Day Off
Theophilius Tower Lawn
1001 Paradise Creek St. in Moscow
ASUI Summer Programs presents the film "Ferris Beuller’s Day Off" as part of the summer movie series Screen on the Green. All movies are free and start at dusk. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/uisummerprograms
For more university events, visit www.uidaho.edu/newsevents/events
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