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Published April 21, 2016
These are among the activities scheduled April 25-May 1 at the University of Wyoming:
Monday, April 25, 3:10 p.m. -- The Department of Geology and Geophysics Distinguished Lecturer Series presents Katie Snell, assistant professor of geology at the University of Colorado-Boulder. She will discuss “Hot and High Times in the Western US: Paleoclimate and Paleoelevation, 80 Ma to Present” in the S.H. Knight Geology Building, Room 216. Free.
Monday, April 25, 6 p.m. -- The Global and Area Studies Excellence Speaker Series presents Menaka Guruswamy, a lawyer at the Supreme Court of India. Her talk, “Constitutionalism of the Global South: Reflections from Constitution-Making in India, Pakistan and Nepal,” will be in the College of Business, Room 121. Free.
Monday, April 25, 7:30 p.m. -- The Department of Music’s Civic Chorus and Community Concert Band will perform a spring concert in the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. Free.
Tuesday, April 26-Wednesday, April 27, 9 a.m-2 p.m. -- The Spring Cleaning Art Sale will offer UW student artwork for sale in the Wyoming Union Ballroom.
Tuesday, April 26, 6:30 p.m. -- The International Studies Student Club hosts the International Professional Panel. Four UW professors will speak about their experiences of coming to the U.S. to live and work. The panel discussion will be in the Berry Biodiversity Conservation Center auditorium. Free.
Tuesday, April 26-Saturday, April 30, 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 1, 2 p.m. -- The Department of Theatre and Dance presents “Angry Psycho Princesses” on the Performing Arts Center main stage. Tickets cost $16 for the public, $13 for senior citizens and $8 for UW students. For tickets and information, call (307) 766-6666, go online at www.uwyo.edu/finearts, or visit the Performing Arts box office or the Wyoming Union information desk.
Wednesday, April 27, noon -- The Engineering Initiative Seminar Series presents Michael Urynowicz, UW professor of environmental engineering. His talk, “Demonstrating and Commercializing Technologies Developed at the Center for Biogenic Natural Gas Research,” will be in the Energy Innovation Center’s Encana Auditorium, Room 201. Lunch provided. Free.
Wednesday, April 27, 6:30 p.m. -- “Sci-Art Salon,” an interdisciplinary discussion about the arts and sciences, will take place in the Visual Arts Building, Room 111. Free.
Wednesday, April 27, 8 p.m. -- The Student Activities Council presents comedian Jade Catta-Preta in the lower level of the Wyoming Union. Free.
Thursday, April 28, 4:10 p.m. -- The Department of Anthropology’s Mulloy Lecture will host Jerry Moore, professor of anthropology at California State University, Dominguez Hills. His talk, “Incidence of Travel: Recent Journeys in Ancient South America,” will be in the College of Business auditorium. Free.
Thursday, April 28, 6:30 p.m. -- The Department of Art and Art History presents visiting artists Laleh Mehran and Christopher Coleman. Their talk will be in the Visual Arts Building, Room 111. Free.
Friday, April 29, noon -- The School of Energy Resources Speaker Series presents Rob White, chief strategist at Sierra Energy. His talk, “How Technologies Can Work Together to Build Zero Waste Communities,” will be in the Energy Innovation Center, Room 201. Lunch provided. Free.
Friday, April 29, 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. -- Friday Night Fever presents “How to be Single” in the Wyoming Union Family Room. Free.
Friday, April 29, 6:30 p.m. -- A screening of “Plant This Movie” will be shown in the Berry Center auditorium. Free.
Friday, April 29, 7 p.m. -- Planetarium show, “Spring Into Stargazing.” A STAR Observatory tour follows at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $3 for students and $4 for non-students, Physical Sciences Building basement. Advance tickets are available in Room 204 of the Physical Sciences Building.
Friday, April 29, 7 p.m. -- The UW rodeo team presents the 67th annual Laramie River Rendezvous Rodeo. The cost is $5 for adults, and free to UW students with IDs and children under age 12.
Friday, April 29, 7:30 p.m. -- UW’s male a cappella group, The Happy Jacks, will perform in the the Performing Arts Center concert hall. Free.
Friday, April 29, 9 p.m. -- Friday Night Fever presents its first-ever UW Lip Sync Battle in the College of Arts and Sciences auditorium. Free to UW students.
Saturday, April 30, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. -- Undergraduate students will give oral presentations on research projects during the annual Undergraduate Research Day in the Classroom Building. A poster session will be from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the Wyoming Union Family Room. Free.
Saturday, April 30, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. -- The UW rodeo team presents the 67th annual Laramie River Rendezvous Rodeo. The cost is $5 for adults, and free to UW students with IDs and children under age 12.
Sunday, May 1, 1 p.m. -- The UW rodeo team presents the 67th annual Laramie River Rendezvous Rodeo. The cost is $5 for adults, and free to UW students with IDs and children under age 12.