University of Idaho Events for Oct. 14-20

Thursday, October 10 2013


MOSCOW, Idaho — The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of Oct. 14-20. Events will take place in Moscow and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Monday, Oct. 14

Dissertation Defense for Cassie Welch
9-11 a.m.
College of Natural Resources Building, Room 014
975 W. 6th St. in Moscow
Come listen to doctoral candidate in animal physiology, Cassie Welch, defend her dissertation entitled, “Characterization of Performance and Physiological Drivers Contributing to Variation in Feed Efficiency of Red Angus-sired Cattle.” This event is free and open to the public.

Queer Discussions
7:30-8:30 p.m.
Memorial Gym, Room 109
1001 University Ave. in Moscow
Join the LGBTQA Office for a new and exciting discussion series each second Monday of every month. The discussion will cover a wide breadth of topics including but not limited to: gender identity and trans identities, asexuality, pansexuality and bisexuality, race and sexuality, sexual health, relationships, family relationships, and other issues related to the vast diversity of LGBTQA identities on campus. Allies are encouraged and welcome to attend. This event is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, Oct. 15
French Film Festival
6:30-9 p.m.
Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre
508 S. Main St.in Moscow
University of Idaho and Washington State University French faculties and their partners are presenting the 2013 Tournees French Film Festival. Come enjoy a viewing of the French film, “Les Emotifs Anonymes/Romantics Anonymous.” The films will be in French with English subtitles. Tickets are available at the door, and cost $4. Admission is free for UI and WSU students with valid student ID.

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.

Band and Wind Ensemble Concert
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Administration Building, Auditorium
851 Campus Dr. in Moscow
Come enjoy a concert featuring the University of Idaho band and wind ensemble put on by the Lionel Hampton School of Music. Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Wednesday, Oct. 16
Film Viewing of “Pirate Radio”
7-9 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a free viewing of the independent film “Pirate Radio” put on by ASUI Vandal Entertainment.

Paulina Helm-Hernandez Keynote
7-9 p.m.
Agriculture Science Building, Room 106
606 Rayburn St. in Moscow
Come listen to the keynote speaker for National Coming Out Day, Paulina Helm-Hernandez. Helm-Hernandez is currently the co-director of Southerns on New Ground and the founding member of the national First Nations/Two Spirit Collective, a queer and trans indigenous movement building cadre. She is an energetic speaker that will bring a unique perspective to LGBTQ and human rights issues.

Thursday, Oct. 17
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.

Vandal Volleyball vs. UM-Kansas City
7-8 p.m.
Memorial Gym
1001 University Ave. in Moscow
Come cheer on the Vandal volleyball team as they take on UM-Kansas City.

Distinguished American Indian Speakers Series
7-9 p.m.
Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre
508 S. Main St.in Moscow
The University of Idaho’s 14th Distinguished American Indian Speakers Series will focus on Native American artists using comic art with Antonio R. Chavarria on Thursday, Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, with a reception to follow at Book People of Moscow, 521 S. Main St. in Moscow. Both the talk and the reception are free and open to the public.

Faulty Flute and Piano Recital
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton Music Building, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a concert by faculty members Leonard Garrison, playing the flute, and Rajung Yang, playing the piano. Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

The BGP Concert

8-10 p.m.
Student Union building, Ballroom
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a concert of The BGP, a band from Seattle, Wash. dedicated to playing soul music and connecting with their fan base. This event is put on by Vandal Entertainment and is free.

Friday, Oct. 18
Vandal Soccer vs. Cal State-Bakersfield
3-5 p.m.
Guy Wicks Field
1300 W. 6th St. in Moscow
Come cheer on the Vandal women’s soccer team as they take on Cal State-Bakersfield.

Film Viewing of “This is the End”
7-9 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a free viewing of “This is the End” put on by ASUI Vandal Entertainment.

Saxophone Concert with Mark Taylor
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton Music Building, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a saxophone concert with Mark Taylor. Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Film Viewing of “This is the End”
9:30-11 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a free viewing of “This is the End” put on by ASUI Vandal Entertainment.

Saturday, Oct. 19

Saxophone College Recital
4-6 p.m.
Lionel Hampton Music Building, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a saxophone college concert put on by the Lionel Hampton School of Music. Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Vandal Volleyball vs. Chicago State
7-8 p.m.
Memorial Gym
1001 University Ave. in Moscow
Come cheer on the Vandal volleyball team as they take on Chicago State.

Film Viewing of “This is the End”
8-10 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a free viewing of “This is the End” put on by ASUI Vandal Entertainment.

Sunday, Oct. 20
Vandal Soccer vs. Utah Valley
1-3 p.m.
Guy Wicks Field
1300 W. 6th St. in Moscow
Come cheer on the Vandal women’s soccer team as they take on Utah Valley.

Film Viewing of “This is the End”

3-5 p.m.
Student Union Building, Borah Theater
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a free viewing of “This is the End” put on by ASUI Vandal Entertainment.

Faulty and Guest Cello and Piano Recital
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton Music Building, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a concert by Kevin Hekmatpanah, playing the cello, and Rajung Yang, playing the piano. Yang is an assistant professor of music at the University of Idaho and Hekmatpanah is an associate professor of music at Gonzaga University. Tickets are only available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

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