October 23, 2006
ASUI Senate News: LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD!
A new senate reform in legislation is expected to be debated and VOTED on the senate
floor THIS WEDNESDAY Oct. 25th at 5-6:30 p.m. in the Whitewater Room in the
Commons. This reform would change how senators are elected by their living groups they
represent in an election held once a year instead of two elections in the spring and fall.
Any student interested in a copy of the legislation or would like to share their opinion with
the ASUI Senate, please e-mail email@example.com.
Election Petitions Now Available
Election Petitions for seven open senate seats are available in the ASUI Office on the third floor of the
Commons at the front desk. They are to be completed and returned by Friday, November 3rd at 5 p.m.
in the ASUI Office.
Free Concert Tonight
Tonight, Monday, Oct. 23— Vandal Entertainment brings you a free concert of Wet Confetti in the
SUB Ballroom at 8 p.m.
Make a Difference Day THIS SATURDAY!
Hundreds of University of Idaho students will join millions of volunteers around the country for Make
a Difference Day Oct. 28. This year’s activities include: yard work/cleanup for Moscow Parks and
Recreation; pumpkin carving with senior citizens; painting at Gritman Medical Center; developing
culture kits for University of Idaho’s International Friendship Association and more. Student
volunteers will meet at 8 a.m. at Student Union Building Ballroom. A light breakfast will be
provided. Upon completion of their projects, students will reconvene for lunch.
Voting Day Around the Corner: Inform Yourself
All students are invited to the ASUI Senate Lounge to watch the televised Idaho Gubernatorial
Debate THIS Sunday Oct. 29th at 7 p.m. PIZZA DINNER PROVIDED! Come watch the debates
on flat screen TV’s in the Lounge, around the Commons or in the Commons Food Court. Free pizza in
the Senate Lounge (should last about an hour) sponsored by ASUI Civic Engagement Board.
Election Day 2006, Tuesday Nov. 7th
ASUI Civic Engagement Board is providing free shuttles to the polls all day. Polls are open 8 a.m.-8
p.m., pick-up stations at LLC, Commons and SUB.
October 23, 2006
Talk on North Korea and China
This Thursday, Oct. 26 in the SUB Gold Room, the Department of Foreign Languages and
Literatures joins the Martin Institute in hosting Japanese Consul General Kazuo Tanaka for a free
public forum. His talk, "East Asia Situations and U.S.-Japan Relations," will consider many regional
issues, including North Korea and China.
Now showing “Death of a Salesman”
Beginning this week the play “Death of a Salesman”: Oct. 26th-28th and Nov. 2nd-4th at 7:30 p.m. and
Oct. 29th and Nov. 5th at 2 p.m. at the Hartung Theater. Tickets are available at the Kibbie Dome ticket
office and at the door. Cost is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 students, faculty and staff.
Cheer on Women’s Soccer
Womens Soccer this Friday, Oct. 27 at 3 p.m. vs. Louisiana Tech at Guy Wicks Field.
Have you heard our Award-winning UI Jazz Groups?
Jazz bands and choir performance this Friday at the School of Music Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m.
UI and Canon Corporation Team Up For Sustainability
The University of Idaho and Canon, one of the largest corporate supporters of conservation and
environmental education, have created a faculty professorship designed to educate and develop
future conservation scientists and leaders. The professorship deepens the University of Idaho’s level
of commitment to research, teaching and service in support of sustainability and conservation, and will
help raise public awareness internationally about stewarding the environment. Gary Machlis, a forest
resources professor in the UI College of Natural Resources, was recognized October 19 as the
Canon Professor of Conservation at an event held at the Organization of American States
Museum of the Americas in Washington, D.C.
Internationally Acclaimed Artist Josh Ritter Returns to Moscow
This Sunday, October 29th, the Palouse-Clearwater Environmental Institute (PCEI) proudly presents an
evening featuring folk-rock Moscow native Josh Ritter in a special benefit concert for PCEI. Josh is
helping PCEI in year-long celebration of the organization’s 20th anniversary. University of Idaho
Administration Auditorium with an opening performance by Darren Smith. Tickets are $20 for general
admission, or $30 for the first five rows, and are on sale at BookPeople of Moscow.
Pumpkin Carving Contest
American Institute of Architecture Students are holding a pumpkin carving contest that is open to all
ages with a $5 entry fee, Due Monday, Oct. 30 at 5:30pm in front of Art and Architecture South
Building. Prizes for most creative, best craftsmanship and more! Contact Nick Hubof @ 208-771-0386
for more info.
October 23, 2006
Commons & Union Foreign Films
Tonight and tomorrow, Oct. 23rd and 24th:“Look Both Ways” will be showing at 7 p.m. and
9:30 p.m. at SUB Borah Theater. Tickets are $2.
Vandal Entertainment Board
Wednesday, Oct. 25th and Thursday, Oct.26th: ASUI Indie Film Series is showing “The Great
New Wonderful” and 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. at the SUB Borah Theatre. Admission is $2 for
undergrads and $3 general admission.
Friday, Oct. 27th and Saturday, Oct.28th: “Superman Returns” will be showing at 7 p.m. and
9:30 p.m. in the SUB Borah Theatre. Tickets are $2 for UI undergrads, $3 for all other.