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Things Going on this Week

Exhibition - Souls of Silver: Wet Plate Photography by Shane Balkowitsch

August 5 – September 11, 2014

- Collodion Demonstration with Shane Balkowitsch, September 11, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Join featured artist Shane Balkowitch for an outdoor, interactive demonstration of the wet plate collodion process. Sitters will chosen at random; thrown your name in the hat for a chance to have your plate made! 
- Closing Reception September 11, 5:00 – 7:00 pm, artist talk beginning at 5:30 pm
Shane Balkowitsch employs one of the earliest forms of photography, wet plate collodion, to create emotive and symbolic portraits using silver and glass. This exhibition is sponsored by the North Dakota Art Gallery Association with support from the North Dakota Council on the Arts. 

Call For Makers - MU Gallery Store

The Memorial Union Gallery Store is calling for handmade products by NDSU students, faculty, staff, and alumni.
We would love to see what you create! Fill out a consignment application (found on the website linked below) and send pictures to
More info here 

Campus Live - Gladiator Night

Saturday, September 6 from 9:30pm - 12:30am
Wallman Wellness Center 

Join us to Kick-Off the year's biggest night of grueling competition, including a Bungee Run Race, Dueling Joust Battle, Wrecking Ball Battle Royal, and more!! There will be a chance to win great prizes while you can fuel up on FREE fresh fruit smoothies and snacks to keep your muscles energized throughout the night. Gladiator Night is Free to students, just show your Bison ID Card upon entry.
Be prepared to meet new people and discover the gladiator in YOU!

Movie of the Week - Million Dollar Arm

Wednesday @ 7 p.m.
Friday @ 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m.
Saturday @ 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m.
Movie times are subject to change, check the events calendar for movie titles and times.  All movies are shown in the Memorial Union Century Theater unless otherwise noted.

Minute to Win It

Friday, September 5 from 9:30 p.m. - 1 a.m.
Memorial Union Lower Level
Do you have what it takes?  Challenge accepted!  Come down to the Memorial Union Lower Level and see what you can win.

Foundations of Leadership

Foundations of Leadership will help you develop your ability to lead, motivate others, and much more. Foundations of Leadership is for any student who wants to learn how to be an effective leader in any situation. Foundations of Leadership will be held in the fall of 2014 and is designed from freshman and sophomores. Opening Ceremony is September 17, 2014 @ 5:00 p.m. so hurry and sign up today!
More info on the Foundations of Leadership page

License Plate Shop

Wednesday, September 3 from 11:00am - 3:00pm
Visit the Campus Attractions booth at the Student Involvement Expo and have your very own customized vanity license plate made while supplies last.    

Rec & Outing Daily Specials

Mondays - Monday Night Bowling League
Tuesdays - Tuesday Night Billiards League
Wednesdays - Strike Out Hunger
Thursdays - Red Pin Bowling
Fridays - Bison Pride Fridays and MU Live, 9:30pm-1am
Saturday & Sunday - Weekend Madness

Sign Up for Billiards and Bowling Leagues

Info on signing up on the R&O page
Bowling League registration ends October 6
Billiards League registration ends September 30

Sign up for the Itasca State Park Hiking Trip

Come and enjoy the fall color season of Northern Minnesota.  Itasca State Park is known for the headwaters of the Mississippi river, numerous hiking trails, beautiful scenery and landscape.  Participants are responsible for all meals and should pack a lunch that can be brought in the State park.
Saturday, September 27
Itasca State Park, MN
Depart Time:
8:00 a.m.
Return Time:
7:30 p.m.
$30-NDSU Students, Staff, Faculty (meals not included)
More info on the Outing Trips page


*This may at times not be a completely comprehensive list of events. Check the University Calendar for more.

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Campus address: Memorial Union
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Last Updated: Tuesday, September 02, 2014 9:06:58 AM