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  • Thursday, September 6, 2018

    • Gallery Show: SALT Time: All Day Location: Delaplaine Fine Arts Center: Williams Gallery Details:

      Elizabeth Holtry’s recent series of paintings, entitled Salt, explores the beauty and underlying fragility of the Bonneville Salt Flats in remote Northwestern Utah. The remnant of an ancient saline lake and one of the flattest places on earth, this barren and bleached landscape is best known for hosting land-speed races and for providing an otherworldly backdrop for automobile advertisements.

      Climate change, nearby potash mining, and motor racing are imperiling the stability of the salt flats. Natural processes continually transform the landscape. Rain covers the blinding white flats in a reflective pool of shallow water, causing the ground and sky to visually merge. As temperatures rise, the water evaporates and reveals a glittery salt crust. Erosion carves new textures and alters the terrain.

      Holtry’s paintings focus on the landscape’s ethereal visual effects. Some paintings juxtapose patterns in the crust with reflections of the sky in standing water. Other pieces depict cracks in the parched earth, halite formations, or unsightly tire tracks. To emphasize the mystery of the place, she excludes the sky and mountains. Her aim is to foster environmental awareness and express her fascination with a landscape that is harsh, beautiful, and vulnerable.

      Elizabeth Holtry's work from teh Gallery "SALT"

      Image: Bonneville Salt Flats: Flooded V

      Oil on canvas

      2018

       

      For more information, my Professor Holtry's website at www.elizabethholtry.com

       
       
    • Bone Marrow Swab Time: 11:30a - 1:30p Location: Patriot Hall Details:

      In an attempt to maximize bone marrow donors, iLEAD is joining other members on campus-- CSES, and Elizabeth O'Hare & company to collect DKMS cheek-swabbing samples. Saving lives is an important pro-life mssion of the Mount. Gold medalist Olympiad Earl Young will be on board to present how this simple procedure saved his life!

       
       
    • Rip Strength Time: 12:00p - 1:00p Location: Knott ARCC-Group Exercise Studio Details:

      A barbell workout that incorporates functional strength training by using weights and bodyweight in every movement plane.  The safe, motivating exercises and great music create a thrilling results-based fitness class experience.

       

       
       
    • University Daily Mass Time: 12:00p - 12:30p Location: IC Chapel Details:

      Daily University Mass

       
       
    • Internship Workshop Time: 3:30p - 4:30p Location: Career Center Seminar Room Details:

      Internships can be a great path to a future job offer.  Learn the ins and outs of applying for a credit based internship with this workshop. 

       
       
    • P90X Time: 5:00p - 5:45p Location: Knott ARCC-Group Exercise Studio Details:

      A total body strength and core conditioning class that will help you blast fat and build lean muscle tissue fast.  Target your chest, back, shoulders, and arms using plates, resistance bands, and your own body weight.  Build leaner legs and stronger glutes with squats, lunges, power moves and plyometrics. Train for functional stability with the challenging core work.  Modifications offered.  All levels welcome

       
       
    • Indoor Cycle Time: 5:30p - 6:30p Location: Knott ARCC-Spin Studio Details:

      Instructors will guide you through several workout phases including warm-up, steady up-tempo cadences, sprints, climbs, and cool-downs. You control resistance on your bike to make the pedaling as easy or difficult as you choose. Constant adjustment is normal. All you'll need is workout clothes, a towel (to wipe your face), a water bottle and lots of positive energy.

       
       
    • Relay for Life - Recruitment Kick-Off Time: 5:30p - 6:00p Location: On Campus Details:

      Join us to learn about the Amreican Cancer Society and our annual Relay for Life event that supports teh fight against cancer. 

       
       
    • Earl Young Event, Olympiad Gold Medalist Time: 6:00p - 9:00p Location: Knott Auditorium Details:

      Gold Medalist Olympiad Earl Young shares his riveting story of survival and calls for support in bone marrow swab collection. Hosted jointly by iLEAD, CSES, Elizabeth O'Hare & Company.

       
       
    • Zumba Time: 6:00p - 7:00p Location: Knott ARCC-Group Exercise Studio Details:

      The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. The goal is simple: We want you to want to work out, to love working out, and to get hooked. Achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life!

       

       
       
    • Daily University Mass Time: 9:30p - 10:00p Location: Our Lady Queen of Peace-Pangborn Details:

      Daily University Mass

       
       
 
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