SUU Founders Celebration

Founders Monument - Old SorrelSUU Founders Celebration held on the campus of Southern Utah University (351 W University Blvd, Cedar City). For event information call 435-586-7776.

Tuesday, March 21

Howard R. Driggs Memorial Lecture
11:30 a.m. 

Gilbert Great Hall, Hunter Conference Center
Dr. Quintard Taylor presenting The Challenge of the Racial Frontier: Four Centuries of African American History in the American West, 1600 to 2000.

Wednesday, March 22

Leadership Speaker
Sharwan Smith Student Center Ballroom
Joshua Fredenburg, a nationally acclaimed speaker and author, will present Emotional Intelligence 2.0: Are You Emotionally Fit? This leadership session is open to the community.

Thursday, March 23

Founders Reception
6:00 p.m.
Hunter Conference Center

Founders Dinner & Awards
6:30 p.m.
Gilbert Great Hall, Hunter Conference Center
RSVP to Sara Greener or call 435-586-7775
Distinguished Service Awards will be presented to David Jeppson, Bonnie Bishop and Ken Bettridge.

Friday, March 24

Lunch on the Main
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Founders stories and lunch for students at the Library Plaza, Library Entrance, Centurium, Founders Monument (Old Sorrel), Old Main and the Sharwan Smith Center.

Remembering Dr. Gerald R. Sherratt
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., with a program at 7:30 p.m.
Huntsman Reading Room, second level of the Sherratt Library
An evening of “Jerry stories” shared, heard and recorded. Sponsored by the Friends of the Sherratt Library.

Tuesday, March 28

Dan+Shay Concert
7:30 p.m.
Centrum Arena
Purchase tickets at

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