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  • Thursday, September 20, 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

       
       
    • 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

       
       
    • Accounting Evening Time: 3:30p - 5:00p Location: Patriot Hall Details:

      Accounting Evening will take place on Thursday, September 20, 2018, from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm in Patriot. This event is an opportunity for you to meet recruiters from the firms participating in on-campus recruitment, and to learn more about their organizations and available positions. Please note that some recruiters are alumni of Mount St. Mary’s University.  A resume and professional dress are a must!

      Accounting Preparation will be on August 29 at 4pm in O’Hara or August 30 at 4:30pm in O’Hara. You are required to attend one of these sessions if you plan to come to Accounting Evening.

       

       
       
    • Pilates(Cancelled) Time: 5:00p - 5:45p Location: Knott ARCC-Group Exercise Studio Details:

      Improve flexibility, strength, balance control, coordination,  and posture with moves that challenge all core  muscles

       
       
    • 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 - Welcome Meeting Time: 5:30p - 7:00p Location: On Campus Details:

      If you are interested in joining the Relay for Life planning team or starting a fundraising team, stop by our welcome meeting to learn more and get involved. 

       
       
    • Cardio Kickbox(Cancelled) Time: 6:00p - 7:00p Location: Knott ARCC-Group Exercise Studio Details:

      Punch and kick your way through this fat burning, muscle building cardiorespiratory endurance training workout. Bring out your  “inner beast” to achieve the best version of you!  All levels welcome.

       

       

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

      Daily University Mass

       
       
 
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