University of Idaho Events for Nov. 18-24

Thursday, November 7 2013


MOSCOW, Idaho – The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of Nov. 18-24. Events will take place in Moscow, Coeur d’Alene and Boise, and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Monday, Nov. 18

Dissertation Defense for Kristine Michelle Allen
1-3 p.m.
University of Idaho Coeur d’Alene
1031 N. Academic Way Suite 242 in Coeur d'Alene
Kristine Michelle Allen, doctoral candidate in education, will defend her dissertation entitled, “The Candidate Supervisor Model: A Case Study.” This event is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, Nov. 19
Food Film Series
7-9 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
The Sustainability Center will host a film as part of the food film series.

Nerd Tuesdays
7-9 p.m.
Memorial Gym, Room 109
1001 University Ave. in Moscow
Nerd Tuesdays invites anyone who loves pop culture, has one or more fandoms, and loves to talk about nerdy stuff for an evening of board games, TV, movies, and other things nerdy each Tuesday evening. This event is free and open to the public.

UI Concert Band and Wind Ensemble
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Student Union Building, Ballroom
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy the UI Concert Band and Wind Ensemble perform with the Moscow High School Concert Band. Tickets are only available at the door, and costs $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Wednesday, Nov. 20

GIS and CI Day
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
UI Library
850 Rayburn St. in Moscow
The University of Idaho Library will host the fourth annual GIS and CI Day, a free event to increase the understanding and knowledge of geographic information systems –or GIS- technology and cyberinfrastructure –or CI- technology. UI graduates and students will present on GIS and CI related topics and demonstrate real world applications that make a difference in society. Posters of student research also will be on display. This event is free and open to the public.

Film Viewing of “The Hunt”

7-9 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a free viewing of the independent film “The Hunt” hosted by ASUI Vandal Entertainment.

Faculty Piano Recital
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton Music Building, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a faculty recital with pianist Rajung Yang. Tickets are only available at the door, and costs $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Jen Marlowe Lecture
7-9:30 p.m.
Student Union Building, Ballroom
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Vandal Entertainment will host a lecture with Jen Marlowe, a Seattle-based author, documentary filmmaker, playwright and human rights advocate. Marlowe will speak on her time in Darfur and the Middle East documenting events. The title of her lecture is “Art as Activism: Impacting our World.”

Thursday, Nov. 21
Lunch and Lead Lecture Series
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Idaho Water Center
322 E. Front St. in Boise
Come listen to Mark Warner, associate professor of anthropology, present some of Sandpoint’s unexpected histories that were uncovered from excavations occurring from 2005 - 2008 that recovered almost 600,000 artifacts. This event is free and open to the public. RSVP at www.uidaho.edu/boise/lunchandlead.

Lavender Lunch

12:30-1:30 p.m.
Teaching and Learning Center, Room 229
875 S. Line St. in Moscow
Take a break and enjoy a free lunch. This is a great opportunity to meet new people and talk about current events. Enjoy a free peanut butter and jelly sandwich lunch. This event is free and open to the public.

UI Integrated Design Lab Lecture Series

4-5:30 p.m.
Idaho Power Building
1221 W. Idaho St. in Boise
Come listen to Jack Davis and Katie Leichliter share findings from the kilowatt crackdown, a commercial office building competition in energy efficient operations. The session will summarize the goals and strategies of the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance’s kilowatt crackdown program and the commonly found energy efficiency measures. The presentation will be followed by a reception where participants are encouraged to eat, drink, socialize and continue discussion on the night’s topic. This event is free and open to the public. RSVP at http://idlboise.com/fls2013.

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



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