Campus Events

OPEN STUDIO FOR ADULTS: SUMI-E INK PAINTING
Wednesday, June 6, and Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018 | 6-8 p.m.
Utah Museum of Fine Art

Explore the diverse styles of printmaking and painting in “Chiura Obata: An American Modern.” Then drop into the UMFA classroom to try your hand at sumi-e — a Japanese technique of black ink painting that emphasizes the beauty of each individual brushstroke.

This event is free and open to the public.

Free and pay parking is available for weekday visits. Campus parking is free on weekends, except in reserved stalls. Visit umfa.utah.edu/visit for more transportation information.

For more information, go here.


Engage America Series: Future of Korea 2018
RSVP by Tuesday, June 5 | Event on Thursday, June 7, 2018 | 9-10 a.m.
University Location TBD

A program of the World Affairs Councils of America and the Korea Economic Institute.

Please join us for the special breakfast presentation of the Engage America Series: Future of Korea 2018 on June 7, 2018.

Engage America Series: Future of Korea 2018 seeks to expand understanding of Korea and the U.S.-Korea relationship among opinion leaders and academics. The expert panel is comprised of Seungnam Lee, Second Secretary of the Korean Embassy; Vanna Lavery, Political Officer in the Office of Korean Affairs for the U.S. Department of State; and Phil Eskeland, Executive Director of the Korea Economic Institute. Panelists will discuss the political, security, and economic issues in the Korean Peninsula and U.S.-Korea relations.

Breakfast lecture is free and open to the public.

Attendees must RSVP by 5 p.m. MST on June 5, 2018. RSVP to miranda.best@hinckley.utah.edu

The Hinckley Institute of Politics is thrilled to present this event on the University of Utah campus in partnership with the Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy. You can learn more about the Utah Council for Citizen Diplomacy here. You can learn more about the World Affairs Councils of America here and more about the Korea Economic Institute here.


Annual Summer Disc Golf Tournament and BBQ Cookout
Thursday, June 7, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.
University Disc Golf Course

Join Campus Recreation Services on Thursday, June 7  for the annual Summer Disc Golf Tournament and BBQ Cookout.

Enjoy a great evening with your friends, make a new ones, and play a fun, nine-hole round of disc golf in the dark.

Space is limited, register today at imleagues.com/utah.  $6 per person.


StandUp Paddleboard HIIT Class
Saturday, June 16  |  9-10:15 a.m.
Eccles Student Life Center

We’re mixing it up at the Student Life Center this summer with a StandUp Paddleboard HIIT class.

Come check out this exciting mashup and check something off your bucket list you never knew was on there. The cost is $10.

Register here today.


Curiosity Bibliotherapy
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 | 2 p.m.

Marriott Library, 1705F

Focused on maintaining one’s curiosity and desire to investigate, this book club follows a traditional format by meeting to discuss the same book. Discussion and readings are short. The club rotates between book genres every month. Pick the genre that most intrigues you, vote for the title you’d like to read, read the book and attend the event “Rejected: Tales of the Failed, Dumped, and Canceled,” by Jon Friedman
An edited collection of essays from comedians and show writers whose stories only went so-so.

Available on the shelf at Marriott Library and the Campus Store.

Click here for more information.