Events

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

  • 10:00am
    Moving from the city to a new house in the country can be tough. Just ask Henry, who can't find a playmate in his new neighborhood? Luckily, he's got Mudge, a great big, 182-pound canine buddy with whom he can share all kinds of adventures!
  • 7:30pm
    From its beginning in 1980, the Lydian Quartet has embraced the full range of the string quartet repertory with curiosity, virtuosity, and dedication to the highest artistic ideals of music making.  The evening's program includes: String Quartet No. 1, op. 12 - Felix Mendelssohn Arcadiana (1994) - Thomas Adès String Quartet No. 13, op. 29, “Rosamunde”  - Franz Schubert
     Location: Lee and Thomas Beam Music Center - The Dr. Arturo Rando-Grillot Recital Hall

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

  • 1:00pm
    Dr. Lawrence C. Zoller, professor in residence at the UNLV School of Dental Medicine, received his Ph.D. from Rutgers University in 1976. He then, in 1978, completed a postdoctoral fellowship in the department of reproductive biology at Hershey Medical Center. His research concentrated on female reproduction and specifically on the mechanism of follicular maturation and ovulation. Prior to...

Thursday, February 22, 2018

  • 7:30pm
    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents "The Importance of Storytelling in a Digital World" a talk by Shahab Zargari, Filmmaker and Communications Coordinator, College of Fine Arts, UNLV.  The talk examines how the art of storytelling is just as important now as ever, even in this fast-paced digital world. Despite the fact that social media platform structures and...
  • 7:30pm
    The UNLV Wind Orchestra performs. Artistic Director & Conductor Thomas G. Leslie leads the concert with guest conductors, including: Col. Larry H. Lang, Commander/Conductor, United States Air Force Band, "Americas Own," and Zane S. Douglass, UNLV Visiting Instructor of Conducting. The guest soloist is Chris Castellanos, horn. Castellanos is a member of the Boston Brass.

Friday, February 23, 2018

  • 2:00pm
    An in depth workshop covering what it takes to create a zine, including tools, layout, content, printing/binding, distribution and more. Step by step, collaborating as a group, participants walk away not only with a new understanding of DIY culture, but with a zine they helped make! Zines 101 Workshop is suitable for all ages.  Participation is free and materials will be provided.  The Las Vegas...

Saturday, February 24, 2018

Monday, February 26, 2018

  • 7:30pm
    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents "Seeing the Invisible in Space: Non-Optical Measurements in Astronomy" a talk by Paul La Plante, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Pennsylvania. This presentation explores two contemporary telescopes that observe the cosmos without using optical light. The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO), which...
  • 7:30pm
    What's next with Nextet? UNLV's contemporary music ensemble performs the best in new music, including works by students, faculty, guests, as well as 20th- and 21st-century masters. Discover something original and unusual, and prepare to be surprised!
     Location: Lee and Thomas Beam Music Center - Dr. Arturo Rando-Grillot Recital Hall

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

  • 3:00pm
    The focus of the event is to improve representation of women and non-binary people of color on Wikipedia. Less than 15 percent of Wikipedia editors are women, which leads to an uneven bias towards content about white cis-het men.  No Wikipedia experience is necessary to participate; training and resources will be provided. People of all genders are encouraged to attend. Feel free to bring your...
     Location: Lied Library - Amargosa Room

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Friday, March 2, 2018

  • (All day)
    The Secondary Music Education program is a comprehensive, districtwide, nationally-recognized program consisting of over 275 professional music educators with an enrollment of over 45,000. Districtwide there are 3 High School Honor Orchestras, 2 High School Honor Choirs, 3 High School Honor Bands, and 2 High School Honor Jazz Ensembles. In addition, music festivals are held in each of these areas...
  • 7:30pm
    Back by popular demand, this entertaining evening of favorites from the world’s favorite operettas and musicals features the UNLV Chamber Chorale, Argenta, Varsity Glee Club, and soloists from the School of Music.
     Location: Lee and Thomas Beam Music Center - Dr. Arturo Rando-Grillot Recital Hall
  • 7:30pm
    UNLV Dance always has had a deep respect for original music composition. We even have a music composer-in-residence on its full-time faculty. Professor Beth Mehocic, composer-in-residence, will collaborate with UNLV School of Music composition faculty members Jennifer Bellor, Charles Halka, Diego Vega, and Cynthia Wong, along with dance faculty choreographers Cathy Allen, Margot Mink Colbert...
     Location: Judy Bayley Theatre

Saturday, March 3, 2018

  • 2:30pm
      UNLV Dance always has had a deep respect for original music composition. We even have a music composer-in-residence on its full-time faculty. Professor Beth Mehocic, composer-in-residence, will collaborate with UNLV School of Music composition faculty members Jennifer Bellor, Charles Halka, Diego Vega, and Cynthia Wong, along with dance faculty choreographers Cathy Allen, Margot Mink...
     Location: Judy Bayley Theatre
  • 7:30pm
    UNLV Dance always has had a deep respect for original music composition. We even have a music composer-in-residence on its full-time faculty. Professor Beth Mehocic, composer-in-residence, will collaborate with UNLV School of Music composition faculty members Jennifer Bellor, Charles Halka, Diego Vega, and Cynthia Wong, along with dance faculty choreographers Cathy Allen, Margot Mink Colbert...
     Location: Judy Bayley Theatre

Monday, March 5, 2018

  • (All day)
    The Secondary Music Education program is a comprehensive, districtwide, nationally-recognized program consisting of over 275 professional music educators with an enrollment of over 45,000. Districtwide there are 3 High School Honor Orchestras, 2 High School Honor Choirs, 3 High School Honor Bands, and 2 High School Honor Jazz Ensembles. In addition, music festivals are held in each of these areas...
  • 7:30pm
    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents "How Indiana Jones Got It Wrong: What We Can Learn From Ancient Maya Ceramics" a talk by Laura Kosakowsky, Professor of Anthropology, University of Arizona. Maya ceramics in museums are usually whole and beautifully decorated, but what can they reveal to us about the complex nature of the culture from which they came? Dr. Laura...

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

  • 7:30pm
    Valentin Bibik's 34 preludes and fugues (1973-78) are a monumental cycle of piano works, but are virtually unknown in the United States. Although composed in the 1970s, these pieces have never before been performed in their entirety. Dr. Timothy Hoft will be performing the compete cycle during a three-part concert series. UNLV School of Music Professor Emeritus Virko Baley will conduct pre-...
     Location: Lee and Thomas Beam Music Center - Dr. Arturo Grillot-Rando Recital Hall