Friday, April 7 - Family Weekend

FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 2017

Click each event below for a more detailed description. More events will be added throughout January/February!

3:00 - 5:00 pm: Prometheus Gallery Opening & Journal Release

Sponsored by Prometheus student organization
Student Gallery, Room 209 - Applied Arts Building

Stout's Creative Arts Journal, Prometheus, will feature literary readings, an exhibit reception, and the awarding of prizes starting at 3:00 with the journal release and gallery opening to follow.

4:51 - 6:00 pm: 4:51 Film Festival and Exhibition

Sponsored by Honors English class
Huff's Lounge, Memorial Student Center

4:51 Film Festival students from across campus will be invited to participate in a juried film festival featuring original student-made film adaptations illustrating the importance of place in storytelling. Each short film will be an adaptation of a published piece of literature (a portion of a short story, a scene from a play, a poem). The length of each entry must be 4 minutes and 51 seconds or less. Join us for a red-carpet premiere of the top three films. Winners of the film festival will also share the results of their original research during an interactive student exhibit exploring the power of place. 

6:00 - 9:00 pm: Monster Drawing Rally

Sponsored by AIGA student organization
Memorial Student Center, Room TBA

Join us for the fourth annual Monster Drawing Rally! Watch local artists as they create mixed media artwork throughout two rounds. Each artist has complete freedom to create what they like with the materials of their choice. The unique pieces will be sold at the event.

7:30 pm: University Theatre Production

Sponsored by University Theatre
Harvey Hall Theatre

Watch for details in January when we announce the production!

8:00 pm: Comedy Show

Sponsored by Blue Devil Productions student organization
Memorial Student Center (Room TBA)


Watch for details in early February when we announce our visiting comedian! Admission is free!