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2014-09-21 05:51:29

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An ultralight electric car build by engineering students at Brigham Young University (BYU) in Utah has shattered its own world land speed record, passing the 200 mph threshold and besting the old mark by nearly 50 mph. According to the UPI news agency, the vehicle – an E1 streamliner named Electric Blue – achieved speeds of 204.9 mph during two qualifying runs earlier this month at the Bonneville Salt Flats. The same vehicle had...

2014-08-28 08:26:31

Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery to Host Work of Distinguished Faculty OGDEN, Utah, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities at Weber State University (www.weber.edu/cah) today announced the opening of the Department of Visual Art & Design Biennial Faculty Exhibition on September 5, 2014 at 7 p.m. Weber State University President Charles Wight will be offering remarks during the opening night reception. The exhibition is free and open to the...

2014-05-15 08:29:30

Artist and educator with a reputation as an energetic teacher and advocate of the arts and humanities named new leader of gallery OGDEN, Utah, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery at Weber State University (www.weber.edu/shawgallery) today announced Lydia Gravis will join the gallery as its new director. The Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery is Northern Utah's premier venue for contemporary art exhibitions and educational programs that provide...

2014-04-10 12:26:35

Event will feature world-class musicians along with special programs for families and children in Northern Utah OGDEN, Utah, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Weber State University's Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities (http://www.weber.edu/cah) today announced the full program for the 8(th) annual Bonneville Chamber Music Festival scheduled for April 14(th), 16(th), 18(th) and 19(th) at 7:30 p.m. at the Val A. Browning Center. This year's festival will have a...

2014-03-25 08:28:21

Panel to explore the scientific, culinary, economic and spiritual roles of Salt OGDEN, Utah, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Who: Weber State University Department of Visual Arts (http://weber-edu-dova.org/dova/) The Weber State University Department of Visual Arts is committed to developing art and design professionals through educational experiences based on history, theory, and practice. The department strives to help students become creative problem solvers, visually literate,...

2014-03-17 08:27:44

Utahans invited to witness life through the 'eyes of a young girl with autism' OGDEN, Utah, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities at Weber State University (www.weber.edu/cah) today announced the Department of Performing Arts workshop production, Mockingbird, a play by award-winning playwright, Julie Jensen, and directed by Theatre Professor, Tracy Callahan will play to Utah audiences March 27 through April 5, 2014. Commissioned by...

2014-03-05 08:27:48

Event will feature workshops and a gallery experience for Wasatch Range educators interested in integrating arts into the classroom OGDEN, Utah, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Weber State University's Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities (http://www.weber.edu/cah) and the Jerry and Vickie Moyes College of Education (http://www.weber.edu/coe/) today announced the inaugural Arts Integration Conference (www.weber.edu/artsintegration) scheduled for Friday, March 28 from...

2014-02-24 08:26:44

Materials taken from Great Salt Lake to be cornerstone of installation entitled, "Return to the Sea: Saltworks by Motoi Yamamoto - 'Floating Garden'" OGDEN, Utah, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Weber State University's Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities (http://www.weber.edu/cah), today announced the opening of a new exhibit in the Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery by contemporary Japanese artist, Motoi Yamamoto. This exhibition will feature the artist, creating...

2014-02-03 12:25:46

Bateman first artist in state of Utah to be recognized by Mitchell Foundation for his contemporary art and creative achievements OGDEN, Utah, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Weber State University's Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities (http://weber.edu/cah), today announced Adam Bateman, a visual arts faculty member, has been awarded a Joan Mitchell Foundation Fellowship. Bateman is the first artist in Utah to receive this distinction. The Joan Mitchell...

2014-01-09 08:25:08

Artists to work directly with students, faculty, staff and Northern Utah community to share expertise and experiences OGDEN, Utah, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Weber State University Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities (http://weber.edu/cah), the Western region's foremost institution for student-centered teaching and research, today announced Jonathan Harris and Ana Castillo as the Hurst Artists in Residence for the 2014-2015 academic year. The Hurst...


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  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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