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Back Packing, Camping and Hiking How Tos
Friday, May 20, 3:00 - 4:00 PM Stevenson Union Courtyard
This demonstration, put on by the Southern Oregon Outdoor Program, will show you what you need for a camping, backpacking, or hiking trip. We will show how to use basic camping and back packing equipment. You will also learn about how to adventure safely: Sean O’Connell.

Basic Drag Makeup         
Tuesday, May 17, 12:00 - 12:30 PM Stevenson Union Foyer (Raider's Nest)
Miles Smith demonstrates the application of full-face drag makeup. Viewers are welcome to come and go as they please and are encouraged to ask questions throughout the demonstration.

The Bibliotek of doom: A hypertext adventure
Monday, May 16, 11:00 - 12:00 PM Library Meese Room
Hypertext adventures, stories in the digital age. A mode of narrative that moves with the reader. Every critically acclaimed video game does it, but it isn't new. Since the first choose your own adventure was printed, someone somewhere has been writing interactive stories. The Bibliotek of Doom is a throwback to the classic era of interactive adventure games such as The Secret of Monkey Island and King's Quest. In this presentation, you the audience will choose the outcomes of Jonas Mallory's journey, as he tries to cover up for accidentally causing the end of the world: Brian Davis.

Chess Club 
Monday, May 16, 12:30 - 1:30 PM Stevenson Union Courtyard
Try your hand against SOU’s Chess Club as they play against drop-in opponents.

Corset Demonstration  
Tuesday, May 17, 3:00 - 4:00 PM Cascade 118
A view into the costume construction world. Demonstrating the strong foundation in pattern drafting and construction techniques needed to build a corset: Anna Franz, Mahri Gray, Rose Hope, Laurie Kuritz[SOU1] , Monica Magee, Ada May, Kate Siminski, Jamie Tidwell-Garratt, Cortney Wise.

Digital Media Center/RVTV Show Case
Friday, May 20, 1:00 - 2:00 PM Digital Media Center
Come to the Digital Media Center and see the latest video production technology that we provide to SOU students and the RVTV community: Brandon Givens, Alexander Mesadieu.

Field Day     
Tuesday, May 17, 1:00 - 2:00 PM Britt Lawn
Field games with audience, hosted by the USem 103 class.

Lesson with the Master of Saxophone Otis Murphy
Tuesday, May 17, 3:00 - 5:00 PM Music Recital Hall
An interactive performance and Master Class with four SOU saxophone students and Indiana University Jacobs School of Music Professor Otis Murphy: Rhett Bender, Daniel Chavez, Jax Chenxi, Hope Erickson, Jayce Gao, Zachary Yuyang

Rock Climbing Demonstration
Thursday, May 19, 2:00 - 3:00 PM Stevenson Union Courtyard
A demonstration of rock climbing safety and climbing gear: Daniel Hamblin, Ciaran Reddy, Della Woods.

SOU World Cup
Friday, May 20, 10:00 AM Practice Field
Join Foreign Language, International Studies, and international students for Southern Oregon University’s first-ever World Cup soccer tournament!

The Spirituality of Singing
Wednesday, May 18, 12:30 - 1:30 PM SU Diversions 
Jeffrey Meyers conducts a small group of singers in two short pieces, demonstrating both the ability for vocal music to create and sustain an atmosphere of beauty and tranquility, while conveying a message en masse to a group of listeners. Meyers will then discuss the instinctive drive in all humans to use the voice, specifically in song, to relate emotional information.

White Water Hydrology
Thursday, May 19, 12:00 - 12:30 PM Stevenson Union Courtyard
Piers Rasmussen demonstrates the different ways obstructions and other qualities can turn calm rivers into amazing rapids. See representation of the features which increase danger, but also attract adrenaline fueled river junkies.