University of Wyoming Calendar for Nov. 12 – Nov. 18
November 9, 2012 — These are among the activities scheduled Nov. 12-Nov. 18 at the University of Wyoming:
Monday, Nov. 12, 8 a.m. -- “Roll Call” will honor fallen servicemen in Afghanistan by reading their names, ranks and branches of service, Prexy’s Pasture. Free.
Monday, Nov. 12, 8 a.m. -- The art exhibition “Patagonia Sin Represas” opens in Wyoming Union Gallery 234. Free.
Tuesday, Nov. 13, 3 p.m. -- History Professor Michael Brose discusses his new research about “Networks of Political Elites in Mongol China,” University of Wyoming Union West Ballroom. Free.
Wednesday, Nov. 14, noon -- The WiMSE program presents the “Personnel Statements in the Sciences” seminar, Wyoming Union Room 203. Free.
Wednesday, Nov. 14, 5-7 p.m. -- A Thanksgiving dinner will be provided to UW students, Wyoming Union Ballroom. Free for students, $5 for student guests.
Wednesday, Nov. 14, 7 p.m. -- Cowboy basketball vs. North Carolina Central, Arena-Auditorium. Tickets $18 for the public and $10 for children 18 or younger.
Wednesday, Nov. 14, 7 p.m. -- The UW Symphony Orchestra performs its “London Symphony” concert, Fine Arts concert hall. Tickets cost $10 for the public, $7 for seniors, and $6 for students.
Wednesday, Nov. 14, 7 p.m. -- The “Telluride MountainFilm” tour brings nature-focused films to campus, College of Agriculture auditorium. Free.
Thursday, Nov. 15, 5:30 p.m. -- English Professor Harvey Hix craft talk on “Toward a Practice of Metalcraft,” Classroom Building Room 209. Free.
Thursday, Nov. 15, 6:30 p.m. -- International documentary filmmaker Patrick Mureithi presents “Kenya: Until Hope is Found,” Room 1045 of the College of Engineering and Applied Science Building. Free.
Thursday, Nov. 15, 7 p.m. -- Cowboy basketball vs. South Dakota, Arena-Auditorium. Tickets cost $18 for the public and $10 for children 18 or younger.
Friday, Nov. 16, 5 p.m. -- Cowgirl basketball vs. Denver, Arena-Auditorium. Tickets cost $12 for the public and $6 for children 18 or younger.
Friday, Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m. -- The Simpson family theater production of the poem “John Brown's Body” can be seen, College of Arts and Sciences auditorium. Tickets cost $20 for the public and $10 for students.
Friday, Nov. 16, 8 p.m. -- International Night features singing, dancing and games dedicated to teaching students about different cultures, Wyoming Union lower level. Free.
Friday, Nov. 16, 8 p.m. -- Cowboy basketball vs. Southern, Arena-Auditorium. Tickets cost $18 for the public and $10 for children 18 or younger.
Saturday, Nov. 17, 11 a.m. -- Fall outdoor gear swap offers gear for the upcoming winter season, Wyoming Union Yellowstone Ballroom. Free.
Sunday, Nov. 18, 3 p.m. -- The music department presents the “Fantasy for Piano and Strings” concert, Fine Arts concert hall. Free.
Clarinet soloist Blake McGee will perform works by Rossini and Debussy during the UW Symphony concert Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts concert hall.