University of Idaho Events for April 8-14

Friday, April 5 2013


MOSCOW, Idaho – The following is a list of University of Idaho sponsored events for the week of April 8-14. Events will take place in Moscow and are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, April 9

Protecting Yourself and Your Research: Guidelines for Export Control with William Mackie Trial Attorney, Counterespionage Section, National Security Division
2-4 p.m.
Student Union Building, Silver and Gold Room
709 Deakin Ave. in Moscow
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is presenting an overview of how academic R&D projects can exist successfully within the bounds of U.S. export control laws. William Mackie is presenting a case study of the prosecution and conviction of AFT, a defense contractor, and Reece Roth, a University of Tennessee professor, who is serving a prison sentence for export control violations associated with the U.S. Air Force R&D project. This presentation will highlight the keys to creating an effective compliance program and a mutually beneficial partnership with U.S. government research programs.

Wednesday, April 10
The Role of International Law Today: Reflections from the World Court-Honorable Joan Donoghue
2:30-4:30 p.m.
Menard Law Building, Courtroom
711 Rayburn St. in Moscow
Judge Joan Donoghue from the International Court of Justice, the principal judicial organization of the United Nations, will be delivering a public keynote speech on the role of international law followed by a public reception. Before her election to the International Court of Justice, Judge Donoghue has had a distinguished career as a government lawyer serving as the Principal Deputy Legal Adviser in the State Department as well as the Deputy General Counsel of the U.S. Department of the Treasury.

Vandaleers Concert Choir and Bonneville High School Choirs
7:30-9:30 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church
405 S. Van Buren St. in Moscow
Come enjoy a concert performed by the Vandaleers Concert Choir and Bonneville High School Choirs. This event is free and open to the public.

Victoria Casteel, Piano
7:30-9 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital performed by Victoria Casteel on piano.

DVW Adam Johnson Reading

7:30 p.m.
Menard Law Building, Courtroom
711 Rayburn St. in Moscow
The MFA program in creative writing will host Adam Johnson as part of the Distinguished Visiting Writer series. Following the presentation, Johnson will hold a graduate student workshop and give a public reading in the law school courtroom.

Thursday, April 11
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 Seminar: Michael Travisano, University of Minnesota
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Engineering and Physics Building, Room 214
691 Ash St. in Moscow
Join the Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies at a presentation by Michael Travisano of the University of Minnesota. Travisano's long-term research goals are in understanding the causes of biological diversity and complexity. While natural selection is the ultimate cause for both, that level of explanation is not sufficient to understand how the myriad forms of life have come to exist. His research program is essentially a series of studies of increasingly more complicated biological systems. The Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies (IBEST) is an interdisciplinary research group at the University of Idaho focused on understanding the patterns and processes of evolution that occur over comparatively short periods of time.

Keila DuBois, Saxophone

7:30-9 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital performed by Keila DuBois on saxophone.

Friday, April 12
Dissertation Defense: Yolanda Guzman Bisbee
3-5 p.m.
College of Education, Room 304
921 Campus Dr. in Moscow
Doctoral candidate in education, Yolanda Guzman Bisbee, will defend her dissertation entitled, "The Native American Persistence in Higher Education: A Journey through Story to Identify the Family Support to Native American Graduates." The event is free and open to the public.

MFA Exhibit-Reception
5-8 p.m.
Prichard Art Gallery
414 S. Main St. in Moscow
An art exhibit of work by masters of fine arts students from the College of Art and Architecture will be displayed.

Jazz Bands and Jazz Choirs
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come listen to the Jazz Band and Choir perform. Tickets are available at the door, and cost $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.

Saturday, April 13
Leah VanLaarhoven, Flute
1-2:30 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come listen to a student recital performed by Leah VanLaarhoven on flute.

Megan Hubbell, Piano
4-6 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a graduate student recital performed by Megan Hubbell on piano.

Jeff Chambers, Composition
7:30-9 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital composed by Jeff Chambers.

Sunday, April 14

Erik Jansen, Piano
7:30-9 p.m.
Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall
1010 Blake Ave. in Moscow
Come enjoy a student recital performed by Erik Jansen on piano.

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