University of Wyoming Calendar for Sept. 13

September 13, 2010
Musician playing guitar
Dierks Bentley opens for Lynyrd Skynyrd Friday.

These are among the activities scheduled Sept. 13-19 at the University of Wyoming:

Monday, Sept. 13, 4 p.m. -- Freedom of Expression: A Panel Discussion at the University of Wyoming Conference Center at the Hilton Garden Inn.

Monday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m. -- "Sojourns: An International Journey in Music," featuring Scott Meredith, trumpet, and Rubia Santos, piano, Fine Arts Center concert hall. Free.

Tuesday, Sept. 14, 1:20 p.m. -- Robert D. Keppel, author of "The Riverman: Ted Bundy" and "I Hunt the Green River Killer" speaks on "Best Practices in Serial Murder Investigations" in the Wyoming Union Center Ballroom. Free.

Tuesday, Sept. 14, 7 p.m. -- Philippa Strum, senior scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, speaks about "Immigration and Mexican-American Desegregation in Schools," Alice Hardie Stevens Center, Laramie Plains Museum, 603 Ivinson St. Book-signing to follow. For information call (307) 637-4565.

Wednesday, Sept. 15, 5 p.m. -- Internationally successful marketer and brand builder Krista Treide gives an e2e presentation, Hilton Garden Inn. To RSVP visit the Wyoming Technology Business Center Web site at or contact Greg Jordan, (307) 766-2099, e-mail

Wednesday, Sept. 15, 7 p.m. -- Norwegian artist Anne-Karin Furunes will host an art talk at the UW Art Museum. Her exhibit, "Portraits of Unknowns," opened Sept. 4.

Thursday, Sept. 16, 11 a.m. -- The latest advancement in technology and design will be unveiled with the dedication of the new addition and renovation of the UW College of Business Building.

Thursday, Sept. 16, 3 p.m. -- President's Fall Convocation, Wyoming Union ballroom.

Thursday, Sept. 16, 7:30 p.m. -- UW Symphony Opening Night, UW Fine Arts Center concert hall. Call (307) 766-6666 to order tickets or visit, or in person at the Fine Arts and Wyoming Union box offices.

Friday, Sept. 17, 3:30 p.m. -- UW College of Engineering and Applied Science Hall of Fame inductees Albert "Boots" Nelson, Paul A. Rechard, and H. David Reed will discuss relevant issues affecting their areas of engineering, Room 129 of the UW Classroom Building.

Friday, Sept. 17, 3-5 p.m. -- An open house for the new Veterans Center in Room 241 of Knight Hall. Free.

Friday, Sept. 17, 4:30 p.m. -- Anne-Karin Furunes' Gallery Walk Through at the University of Wyoming Art Museum.

Friday, Sept. 17, 6-8 p.m. -- The UW Art Museum will open its new fall exhibitions during a free public reception.

Friday, Sept. 17, 7 p.m. -- Lynyrd Skynyrd and Dierks Bentley perform in the Arena-Auditorium. Tickets can be purchased online at or by calling (800) 922-9461. Ticket prices are $35, $45, $65 and $125.

Friday, Sept. 17, 7 p.m. -- Reel Rock Film Tour in the College of Education auditorium. Doors open at 6 p.m. Free.

Friday, Sept. 17, 7:30 p.m. -- Baroque Cellist Pablo Mahave-Veglia performs in the Department of Music Faculty Recital Series. $7 for adults and $5 for students. Tickets are available through the Fine Arts box office or

Saturday, Sept. 18, 6 p.m. -- Cowboys vs. Boise State at War Memorial Stadium.

A more detailed list of public events on campus can be found on the Daily Planning Calendar at


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