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Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Daily Calendar

TODAY

Sunaina Maira talk

Noon to 1 p.m.

Art Lounge, MU

At this, the last author reading of the quarter, hear UC Davis Asian American Studies Associate Professor Susaina Maira speak about her book Missing: Youth, Citizenship, and Empire after 9/11. This free event will be followed by a book signing.

 

Lake Tahoe: Five Decades of Change and the World Water Crisis

4 p.m.

East Conference Room, MU

Dr. Charles Goldman will give this talk, which is sponsored by the John Muir Institute of the Environment.

 

Foster Care Awareness

6 to 8 p.m.

206 Olson

Learn where to volunteer as well as facts and myths about foster care. Additionally, the film White Oleander will be screened.

 

Vet Aide Club meeting

6 p.m.

176 Everson

This is the club’s last meeting of the year. Vote for next year’s officers, order VAC shits and scrubs and learn about internships!

 

King Corn movie screening

7:30 p.m.

ASUCD Coffee House

While viewing this movie, enjoy some free popcorn from the Student Farm.

 

Investing 102: Investing in a Bear Market

7:30 to 9:30 p.m.

MU II

Go check out the Finance & Investment Club’s presentation. Attire is business casual.

 

UNITY

8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

Freeborn Hall

Dance all night for a good cause with UNITY – the first electronic dance charity event in Davis! The event will include up and coming DJs, Go-Go dances, lasers, lighting and giveaways. All proceeds go to the Davis Children’s Hospital. Tickets cost $10 at the Freeborn Hall Box Office, and will be sold until Wednesday.

 

FRIDAY

Solar cooking demonstration

Noon to 2 p.m.

West Quad

Learn how food can be cooked with the sun’s power.

 

Birdstrike!

8 p.m.

123 Sciences Lecture

Birdstrike Theatre presents its 12th sketch and improv comedy revue. There should be lots of laughter, and all for only $2 presale at the Freeborn Hall Ticket Office or $3 at the door.

 

Astronomy Club Public Viewing

9 to 10 p.m.

Physics/Geology Roof

After Birdstrike, why not stop by and see some amazing planets, stars and galaxies? This is the last viewing of the quarter! This is a free event, and all are welcome.

 

SATURDAY

The Imperial/Neoliberal University

9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

University Club

Learn about this topic from the DH/Cluster on Engaged Scholarship.

 

One Drop, One Life benefit dinner

Doors open at 5 p.m.

ARC Ballroom

This dinner will benefit the world family with Ethiopian and Eritrean Food and performance.

 

MONDAY

Project Compost meeting

6 p.m.

West Quad

Learn how to compost 1,000 pounds of food on campus and experience the beauty of compost!

 

Student Nutrition Association meeting

6 to 7 p.m.

226 Wellman

This will be the last general meeting of the school year!

 

Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournaments

6 to 8 p.m.

Griffin Lounge

Seats fill up quickly, so go early! Be one of the top players and you may be invited to play in the tournament of champions!

 

TUESDAY

Water Justice: Local and Global Perspectives

Noon

3201 Hart

Check out this panel discussion sponsored by the John Muir Institute of the Environment.

 

Open Mic Night with SickSpits

7 to 10 p.m.

Griffin Lounge

Open Mic Night is a free event, and lets artists showcase their talent. Student can enjoy a night of spoken word and acoustic performances. Please arrive early, as seating is limited.

 

WEDNESDAY

East Quad Farmers Market

10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

East Quad

Support local farmers and buy some fresh produce, nuts, flowers and more! Pick up some tasty treats for a fun springtime dinner or a nice afternoon snack.

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 4

De-Stress Night – Spring Things!

5 to 7 p.m.

Griffin Lounge

Go refuel and get de-stressed for the finals week ahead. Decorate flowerpots, paint on canvases, make picture frames or join in the pie-eating contest! There will be free Red Bull and a performance by a special guest!

 

Thursday Trivia Nights

6 to 7:30 p.m.

First floor, Silo Union

Test your knowledge of random facts and potentially win fabulous prizes along the way!

 

 

To receive placement in the AGGIE DAILY CALENDAR, e-mail dailycal@theaggie.org or stop by 25 Lower Freeborn by noon the day prior to your event. Due to space constraints, all event descriptions are subject to editing, and priority will be given to events that are free of charge and geared toward the campus community.

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