College of Arts and Sciences

Calendar

Programs and Events

Unless otherwise specified, all events are free and open to the public and locations are on the WSU Pullman campus.


Ecolunch

College of Arts and Sciences

9/2/2014 12:10 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Abelson 306



Our first speaker of the semester will be Daryl Trumbo from the Storfer lab. His title:

"An empirical test of species range limit evolution using the world's largest amphibian invasion, the cane toad (Rhinella [Bufo] marina) in Australia"




Faculty Artist Series: Song and Wind: A Recital of Original Works and Transcriptions

Music

9/4/2014 8:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Bryan Hall Theatre

Chris Dickey, tuba and euphonium
Rajung Yang, piano
This recital features a blend of original works and transcriptions for the tuba and euphonium.

General Admission: $10 Sr. Citizens & non-WSU Students: $5
WSU Students with ID: FREE
All proceeds from the sales of tickets will benefit the School of Music scholarship fund. Tickets are available in the lobby thirty minutes before concert time.
http://libarts.wsu.edu/music/calendar/


WSU Planetarium: Harmonia String Quartet

Physics and Astronomy

9/5/2014 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
231 Sloan Hall

Live chamber music inspired by the stars under the darkened dome, interwoven with star theater projections and narration of tales. It's a fantasia of music, stories, and star theater magic you'll not soon forget.

Tickets: $10 at the door (cash or check; no credit cards) Advance tickets: students $7, adults $10 from the Beasley Coliseum Box Office.
Advance tickets also available at TicketsWest.com / 1-800-325-SEAT (convenience fee applies). Children 6 and under free.
Location: 231 Sloan Hall, WSU campus
http://astro.wsu.edu/planetarium.html


WSU Planetarium: Harmonia String Quartet

Physics and Astronomy

9/7/2014 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
231 Sloan Hall

Live chamber music inspired by the stars under the darkened dome, interwoven with star theater projections and narration of tales. It's a fantasia of music, stories, and star theater magic you'll not soon forget.

Tickets: $10 at the door (cash or check; no credit cards) Advance tickets: students $7, adults $10 from the Beasley Coliseum Box Office.
Advance tickets also available at TicketsWest.com / 1-800-325-SEAT (convenience fee applies). Children 6 and under free.
Location: 231 Sloan Hall, WSU campus
http://astro.wsu.edu/planetarium.html


School of Biological Sciences Seminar

College of Arts and Sciences

9/8/2014 4:10 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Abelson 201

School of Biological Sciences seminar presented by:
Tony Studer, PhD, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis
Host: Asaph Cousins

Title: Dissecting the Carbon Concentrating Mechanism of C4 Photosynthesis Using Evolutionary Comparisons and Mutants in Maize

*A reception will be held in Abelson 306 at 3:30 PM

http://brutnelllab.org/labmembers


School of Biological Sciences Seminar

College of Arts and Sciences

9/15/2014 4:10 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Abelson 201

School of Biological Sciences Seminar presented by Brian Kemp
WSU School of Biological Sciences/Department of Anthropology

Title: The Problematic Role that PCR Inhibitors Play in the Study of Degraded DNA and Some Solutions

*A reception will be held at 3:30 PM in Abelson 306.

http://public.wsu.edu/~bmkemp/index.html


Faculty Artist Series: A Night of Ballads and Blues

Music

9/16/2014 12:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Kimbrough Concert Hall

A solo piano recital by Jazz pianist Brian Ward.

General Admission: $10 Sr. Citizens & non-WSU Students: $5
WSU Students with ID: FREE
All proceeds from the sales of tickets will benefit the School of Music scholarship fund. Tickets are available in the lobby thirty minutes before concert time.
http://libarts.wsu.edu/music/calendar/


Walter Echo-Hawk presents 'The Need for an American Land Ethic'

Political Science and Public Affairs

9/17/2014 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
TBA

Walter Echo-Hawk discusses the need for an American land & sea ethic as a necessary foundation for addressing the global environmental crisis & the role of indigenous peoples in helping nations form environmental ethics.

Echo-Hawk is a Native American attorney, tribal judge, author, activist, & law professor. He represents Indian tribes on important legal issues, such as treaty rights, water rights, religious freedom, prisoner rights, & repatriation rights.

He will discuss & sign his new book, "In The Light of Justice: The Rise of Human Rights in Native America & the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples," Sept. 18, 7 pm, CUB Auditorium. Sponsors Foley Institute & Plateau Ctr for Native American Programs.



The Rise of Human Rights in Native America – book discussion

Political Science and Public Affairs

9/18/2014 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
CUB Auditorium

Walter Echo-Hawk, a Native American attorney, tribal judge, author, activist, and law professor, will discuss and sign his new book, “In The Light of Justice: The Rise of Human Rights in Native America & the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.”

Echo-Hawk represents Indian tribes on important legal issues, such as treaty rights, water rights, religious freedom, prisoner rights, and repatriation rights.

The event follows Echo-Hawk’s presentation at WSU on Wed., Sept. 17, at 4:00 p.m., and is sponsored by the Thomas S. Foley Institute for Public Policy and Public Service the and Plateau Center for Native American Programs at WSU.



WSU Planetarium: Maiden Voyage

Physics and Astronomy

9/19/2014 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
231 Sloan Hall

"First Light" from our new digital projection system. Immerse yourself in the star theater as we celebrate the equinox and highlight the sights in the fall sky.

Tickets: $10 at the door (cash or check; no credit cards) Advance tickets: students $7, adults $10 from the Beasley Coliseum Box Office.
Advance tickets also available at TicketsWest.com / 1-800-325-SEAT (convenience fee applies). Children 6 and under free.
Location: 231 Sloan Hall, WSU campus
http://astro.wsu.edu/planetarium.html


WSU Planetarium: Maiden Voyage

Physics and Astronomy

9/21/2014 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
231 Sloan Hall

"First Light" from our new digital projection system. Immerse yourself in the star theater as we celebrate the equinox and highlight the sights in the fall sky.

Tickets: $10 at the door (cash or check; no credit cards) Advance tickets: students $7, adults $10 from the Beasley Coliseum Box Office.
Advance tickets also available at TicketsWest.com / 1-800-325-SEAT (convenience fee applies). Children 6 and under free.
Location: 231 Sloan Hall, WSU campus
http://astro.wsu.edu/planetarium.html


School of Biological Sciences Seminar

College of Arts and Sciences

9/22/2014 4:10 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Abelson 201

School of Biological Sciences seminar presented by:
Karen Sanguinet, Assistant Professor
Department of Crop & Soil, Washington State University
Host: Andrew McCubbin

Title: The Hidden Life of Plant Roots




*A reception will be held at 3:30 PM in Abelson 306.

http://css.wsu.edu/karen-sanguinet/


Faculty Artist Series: Julie Wieck, soprano with Gerald Berthiaume, piano

Music

9/23/2014 8:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Bryan Hall Theatre

joined by Lori Wiest,, mezzo-soprano

General Admission: $10 Sr. Citizens & non-WSU Students: $5
WSU Students with ID: FREE
All proceeds from the sales of tickets will benefit the School of Music scholarship fund. Tickets are available in the lobby thirty minutes before concert time.
http://libarts.wsu.edu/music/calendar/


Seminar sponsored by: MPS and School of Biological Sciences Seminar

College of Arts and Sciences

9/24/2014 12:10 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Webster 17

Seminar co-sponsored by MPS and SBS presented by:
John Harada, Professor
College of Biological Sciences, UC Davis


Hosts: Camille Steber & Hanjo Hellmann
Note the seminar takes place in Webster 17 from 12.10-1pm

Title: Uncovering Gene Networks that Operate During Seed Development.

http://biosci3.ucdavis.edu/FacultyAndResearch/FacultyProfile.aspx?FacultyID=289


Guest Recital: Ross Hauck, tenor

Music

9/26/2014 8:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Bryan Hall Theatre

This concert is open to the public and without charge.
http://libarts.wsu.edu/music/calendar/


Faculty Artist Series: Trumpet and Organ: Pictures at an Exhibition

Music

9/30/2014 8:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Bryan Hall Theatre

Jill Schneider, organ and David Turnbull, trumpet

General Admission: $10 Sr. Citizens & non-WSU Students: $5
WSU Students with ID: FREE
All proceeds from the sales of tickets will benefit the School of Music scholarship fund. Tickets are available in the lobby thirty minutes before concert time.
http://libarts.wsu.edu/music/calendar/


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