PIONEER GARDEN VOLUNTEER SESSIONS
Mondays | 8:30-10:30 a.m.
Tuesdays | 5-7 p.m.
Wednesdays | 3-5 p.m.
Sill Center Garden
Fridays | 10:30-11:30 a.m.
View more information about volunteering with the Edible Campus Gardens here.
FALL FREE YOGA
Wednesdays | 12:05 p.m.
Fridays | 12:05 p.m.
Eccles Health Sciences Library, Garden Level
- Wednesdays, 12:05 p.m.
- *Fridays, 12:05 p.m.*
*Friday sessions begin Sept. 29*
Drop by for one event or attend all of the free yoga events. This is a great opportunity to stretch and relax during the workday.
Please bring your own yoga mat. If you forget your mat, we have three mats available for check-out at the front desk.
Please provide feedback here.
Students from Yoga Assets will lead us through the yoga practice. Yoga Assets provides yoga teacher training in Salt Lake City. These events enable Yoga Assets students to fulfill their required volunteer hours.
Anyone associated with the University of Utah may attend.
Please note that yoga is cancelled:
- Nov. 22 – Day before Thanksgiving
- Nov. 23 – Day after Thanksgiving
Homecoming: Emeritus Reunion
Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 | 5:30-8 p.m.
S.J. Quinney College of Law
$30 for Alumni Association members, $35 for nonmembers.
Homecoming 2017: House Decorating
Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 | 4 p.m.
To be considered for the house decorating contest, fill out this interactive form.
Taco Party on the Patio
Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 | 10:30 a.m.
University Campus Store
*Tacos, prizes and drinks will be provided, while supplies last.
Shonda’s Ted Talk on Saying Yes
Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
In partnership with the Women’s Enrollment Initiative and the Career & Professional Development Center.
FALL CEPD DISCUSSION GROUP
Every other Wednesday | 1-2 p.m.
J. Willard Marriott Library, Room 1140
Topics will be chosen at the prior meeting and posted online here. All students and faculty are invited to attend. Drop by for one discussion that interests you, or attend all.
More information can be found on the CEPD website: cepd.cap.utah.edu under the activity tab.
FILM SHOWING: ‘THE NEW BLACK’
Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 | 1:30 p.m.
Marriott Library, Room 1150
“The New Black” is a documentary that tells the story of how the African American community is grappling with the gay rights issue in light of the recent gay marriage movement and the fight over civil rights. The film documents activists, families and clergy on both sides of the campaign to legalize gay marriage. Viewer discretion is advised.
More info here.
Homecoming 2017: Songfest
Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017 | 6:30 p.m.
Ray Olpin Student Union ballroom
Call 801-581-8061 for more information.
2017 Homecoming Golf Scramble
Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 | 8:30 a.m. warmup; 9 a.m. shotgun start
Bonneville Golf Course (map)
But more importantly, it’s a great time with other Utes and an opportunity to support the Alumni Association and its programs.
Cost: $150 per person; $600 per foursome (up to 10 Mulligans available per team).
Questions? Please call John Fackler at 801-581-3895.
Through–Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 | 1-2 p.m.
Feed U Pantry (lower level of the Union)
HOMECOMING SCHOLARSHIP 5K AND KIDS 1K
Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017 | 8:30 a.m.
In front of Pioneer Theater
Sign up by Oct. 4 online or sign up the day of the race.
This race is a great start to Homecoming Saturday and there will be lots of food and prizes. Hope to see you there.
UNIVERSITY OF UTAH HEALTH FARMERS MARKET
Through Monday, Oct. 9, 2017 | 12-6 p.m.
Browning Plaza – East of the School of Medicine
Seasonal fruits, vegetables and other healthy goods available from Tagge’s Famous Fruit and Veggie Farms.
Saturday, Oct. 14-Sunday, OCt. 15, 2017 |10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Natural History Museum of Utah
THE 2017 TANNER LECTURE ON HUMAN VALUES
Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 | 7 p.m.
Libby Gardner Concert Hall
Award-winning novelists Michael Chabon (“The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Klay”) and Zadie Smith (“White Teeth”) will participate in an unscripted, on-stage dialogue as part of the Tanner Lectures on Human Values, Thursday, Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. in Libby Gardner Hall. They will interview each other about the cultural significance of the arts and the humanities, the value of engaging with contemporary literature and the impact of current events on their writing.
Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 | 6-9 p.m.
Natural History Museum of Utah
Faculty Forum ‘Falling for Technology’
Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017 | 12-4 p.m.
Faculty Center and Marriott Library’s Gould Auditorium
Presentations by university faculty about innovative classroom and course technology ranging from hybrid teaching and approaches, developing your own badging system and unique Canvas applications. Discovery booths featuring the latest technology and services Teaching & Learning Technologies, Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence and the Marriott Library has to offer faculty and staff.
Agenda and RSVP information can be found on our website here.
SAM RICH LECTURE SERIES
Wednesday, Nov. 15 and Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017
No one knows the American presidency as well as Woodward, the Post’s veteran reporter-historian. In his first year at the newspaper, Woodward teamed with colleague Carl Bernstein to break the Watergate scandal, which culminated in the resignation of then President Richard Nixon. He has covered every president since. Woodward has written 18 bestselling books chronicling the personalities and politics at the nation’s highest level.
Events scheduled for the series are:
- Pizza & Politics Forum: On the Media, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 12 p.m., Room 11, Bldg. 73.
- Screening of “All the President’s Men,” a critically acclaimed film based on Woodward and Bernstein’s book about the Watergate scandal, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 6 p.m., Fort Douglas Post Theater, 245 S. Fort Douglas Blvd.
- Sam Rich Lecture: Thursday, Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m., Kingsbury Hall. Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for community members and go on sale Sept. 12 at 10 a.m.
GROUP SWIM LESSONS
Through–Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017
Eccles Student Life Center
Need some specific attention to your swim style? Check out our private lessons where you can learn one-on-one with our amazing instructors.
VIKINGS: BEYOND THE LEGEND
Through Monday, Jan. 1, 2018
Natural History Museum of Utah
Come explore Vikings to discover the truth about the Vikings age and dispel long-held stereotypes about its people, traditions and influence. Find yourself captivated by more than 400 authentic artifacts- some never before seen outside Scandinavia — including jewelry, funeral urns, weapons, game pieces, clothing and even a piece of 1,000-year-old Viking bread.
When you visit Vikings at Natural History Museum of Utah you will:
- Imagine a Viking voyage as you marvel a full-scale replica of a Viking ship
- Play a digital version of a popular Viking strategy game that pre-dates chess
- Test the balance between the blade and handle of a replica Viking sword
- Excavate a spectacular Viking burial boat, layer by layer, on an interactive touch table
GRAND ROUNDS: RESEARCH REPRODUCIBILITY
Through Tuesday, April 24, 2018