University of Idaho Events for June 24-30

Thursday, June 20 2013


MOSCOW, Idaho – The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of June 24-30. Events will take place in Moscow and Boise, and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Monday, June 24
Dissertation Defense: Suresh Acharya
1 p.m.
Agricultural Science Building, Room 104
606 Rayburn St. in Moscow
Suresh Acharya, doctoral candidate in animal physiology, will defend his dissertation entitled, “Role of Reactive Oxygen Species in Growth and Development of Skeletal Muscle.” This event is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, June 25

Dissertation Defense: Teri Fattig
8 a.m. MT
Idaho Water Center, Room 448A
322 E. Front St. in Boise
Teri Fattig, doctoral candidate in education, will defend her dissertation entitled, “Formal Leadership of Department Chairpersons with a Broadening Span of Control in Restructured Community Colleges: A Multi-Case Study.” This event is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, June 26
Daytime Distractions Activity: Root Beer Floats and Tie Dye Shirts
Noon
Idaho Commons Lawn
875 S. Line St. in Moscow
Take a break, get some fresh air, bring a lunch and listen to live music on the Commons lawn with co-workers, students and other community members. Free popcorn will be available.

Thursday, June 27
Idaho Grads of the Last Decade BBQ
5-6 p.m.
Robinson Park
5168 Robinson Park Rd. in Moscow
Fire up the grill, Vandals. Bring the dog, bring the kids and BYOB for some quality barbecue time with fellow Idaho Grads of the Last Decade. Hamburgers and hot dogs provided. For those with specific preferences or allergies, bring a favorite dish. Also, feel free to bring items to share. Meet at the North Shelter. Follow the pom-poms to the spot. For more information, contact Marie Fabricius-Duncan at marie@uidaho.edu.

Vandal Night with the Boise Hawks
6:15-10:15 p.m.
Memorial Stadium
5600 Glenwood in Boise
Please join University of Idaho Alumni and Friends for Vandal Night with the Boise Hawks. Pre-game activities start 6:15 p.m. and the first pitch is thrown at 7:15 p.m. Tickets cost $30, and include a Hawks baseball and autograph signing session in the Hawks’ Nest prior to the first pitch It’s all-you-can-eat barbecue, Pepsi products and beer for one hour before the first pitch, plus reserved seats in the shade.To purchase tickets, visit www.uirsvp.com.

Jack and the Beanstalk
6:30 p.m.
Hartung Theatre
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Idaho Repertory Theatre presents this fairy tale musical for the whole family. Join actors and puppeteers in the Hartung Outdoor Theater. Performances will be held at 6:30 p.m. June 27-29, July 3, 12, and 2 p.m. June 30. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. Season passes cost $60 each and allow patrons to see any four IRT performances of their choosing. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (208) 885-6465.

Screen on the Green: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
8:30 p.m.
Theophilius Tower Lawn
1001 Paradise Creek St. in Moscow
Screen on the Green provides free movie showings on the big screen outside on the Theophilius Tower Lawn Thursday nights at dusk. Bring family and friends, warm clothes, and a blanket and come enjoy a movie with freshly popped popcorn provided by ASUI. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey follows the story of a younger and more reluctant Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, as he sets out on an "unexpected journey" to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of Dwarves to reclaim their stolen mountain home from a dragon named Smaug. This movie stars Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman and Richard Armitage. This event is free and open to the public.

Friday, June 28
Jack and the Beanstalk
6:30 p.m.
Hartung Theatre
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Idaho Repertory Theatre presents this fairy tale musical for the whole family. Join actors and puppeteers in the Hartung Outdoor Theater. Performances will be held at 6:30 p.m. June 28-29, July 3, 12, and 2 p.m. June 30. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. Season passes cost $60 each and allow patrons to see any four IRT performances of their choosing. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (208) 885-6465.

Saturday, June 29
Jack and the Beanstalk
6:30 p.m.
Hartung Theatre
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Idaho Repertory Theatre presents this fairy tale musical for the whole family. Join actors and puppeteers in the Hartung Outdoor Theater. Performances will be held at 6:30 p.m. June 29, July 3, 12, and 2 p.m. June 30. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. Season passes cost $60 each and allow patrons to see any four IRT performances of their choosing. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (208) 885-6465.

Sunday, June 30
Jack and the Beanstalk
2 p.m.
Hartung Theatre
625 Stadium Dr. in Moscow
Idaho Repertory Theatre presents this fairy tale musical for the whole family. Join actors and puppeteers in the Hartung Outdoor Theater. Performances will be held at 6:30 p.m. July 3 and 12, and 2 p.m. June 30. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. Season passes cost $60 each and allow patrons to see any four IRT performances of their choosing. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (208) 885-6465.

For more university events, visit www.uidaho.edu/calendar.
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The University of Idaho inspires 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, and competes in the Big Sky Conference. Through the university’s $225 million Inspiring Futures capital campaign, private giving will enhance student learning, faculty research and innovation, and a spirit of enterprise. Learn more: www.uidaho.edu.



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.